Omega Diatribe, Abstract Ritual (Self-Released, 2015)
A killer slab of burly, detuned, groove-centric, and djent-tinged metal from Budapest, Hungary.
Sewer Goddess, Painlust (Black Plagve, 2015)
Uniquely sinister industrial/doom metal meets experimental noise.
Heads., Heads. (This Charming Man, 2015)
Dead-on perfect noise rock with slithering bass, a dash of skronk, and loads of ominous intrigue.
Implode, I of Everything (Cramada, 2015)
Classic melodic Swedish death/thrash, with a modern twist...
Witch of the Waste, Made of Teeth (Self-Released, 2015)
Raging technical (death) metalcore that's working with a mixed bag of influences.
The Ditch and The Delta, We Rust (Gypsyblood, 2015)
Imagine, perhaps, Neurosis as a stripped down, sludgy math rock outfit.
Anchord, Anchord (Saltamarges, 2014)
A stellar fusion of emo, melodic hardcore, and hints of pop-punk from Girona, Spain.
Various Artists, Rock 'n' Roll Rebels & The Sunset Strip: Volume 1 (Eönian, 2015)
Four CDs, 36 bands, 72 tracks, and nearly five hours of obscure and underrated glam metal/hard rock!
Haemophagus/Subjugation, Split (EveryDayHate, 2015)
Vicious underground death metal from Italy and Turkey, by way of Polish label EveryDayHate.
Red Vienna, The Book of Hours (Locust Hail, 2015)
Will a wider audience finally catch on to Red Vienna's unique post-punk with a shoegaze edge?
No Way, Sing Praises (More Mutant Music, Inc., 2014)
Brooklyn, NY quartet cranks out unexpectedly sludgy noise rock.
Corrosion, EP (Mas-Kina, 2015)
American/Norwegian progressive extreme metal outfit has far more to offer than one might expect.
Parasight/Nervgift, Split (Modstand / Phobia / Rawmantic Disasters, 2015)
Raging hardcore/crust, from Denmark to Sweden.
The Apex, The Apex (Self-Released, 2015)
Like chaotic, technical death metal(core)? Meet your new favorite band.
Snakedriver, The Gnashing of Teeth (Self-Released, 2015)
A burly metallic hardcore debut from this Arkansas outfit.
Haapoja/Dephosphorus, Collaboration (7 Degrees / Handshake Inc. / Nerve Altar, 2015)
A collaborative split LP packed with peculiarly grinding metal, from Finland to Greece.