High Fighter “Scars & Crosses” Out 6/10


Hamburg-based Sludge Metal / Stoner / Power Doom band HIGH FIGHTER, who already gained high praise in the scene for their self-released demo EP ‘The Goat Ritual’ back in the end of 2014, have just unveiled some new details about their upcoming, first full length album! After the band formed in the summer of 2014 and in one band year only, HIGH FIGHTER, heavily toured across Europe including UK dates, shared the stages with bands such as Ahab, Mammoth Storm, The Midnight Ghost Train, Corrosion of Conformity or Greenleaf, and played festivals in 2015 such as Stoned from the Underground, Sonic Blast in Portugal, Red Smoke Poland, Hamburg Metaldayz or an exclusive press showcase live at Wacken Open Air 2015.High Fighter "Scars & Crosses" Out 6/10 Continue reading “High Fighter “Scars & Crosses” Out 6/10″

Back to School: How to Ensure Your Kids Stay Stylish this Year

There are many things to think about before kids go back to school – and a lot of kit to buy. In days gone by, children had to adhere rigidly to a school uniform and no exceptions were made. It was difficult for a child to assert their individuality and any deviation from the rules usually meant a stint in detention. These days, life is very different, and although many schools do operate a uniform policy, achieving a stylish look is a lot easier.


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NORTH Light The Way Released 3/18

In the decade-plus they’ve been a band, the Tucson, Ariz.-based trio NORTH has ebbed and flowed their way into becoming one of the most respected outfits in the underground metal scene. Despite a series of lineup changes and personal setbacks, NORTH has returned stronger and more focused than ever on their debut full-length release for Prosthetic Records, “Light The Way.”NORTH Light The Way

One week prior to the album’s March 18 worldwide release, the band will play a hometown record release show at Tucson’s Club Congress before embarking on a North American jaunt with Intronaut. A full listing of dates can be found listed below. Continue reading “NORTH Light The Way Released 3/18”

Aluk Todolo Voix album information

Aluk Todolo returned to the studio during May – June 2015 to record their fourth album, entitled Voix (“voice[s]” in French). And now, the album is set for European release on February 5th, 2016 via Norma Evangelium Diaboli (NED) (same date in North America via The Ajna Offensive).06bf86a1-7f26-4d9f-8aad-aa5c6dae5271 Continue reading “Aluk Todolo Voix album information”

TRIUMVIR FOUL set release date for debut

Blood Harvest Records is proud to present the self-titled debut album of Triumvir Foul. Triumvir Foul will be released internationally by Blood Harvest on December 11th for the CD version, while the vinyl LP will follow on February 15th, 2016. Although forming in 2014 and having one demo prior to this debut LP, the trio of Triumvir Foul number two members of the celebrated cult Ash Borer – namely, drummer Cendentibus and vocalist/guitarist Ad Infinitum. But while Triumvir Foul likewise aim for an engrossing experience, that’s where the similarities between the two bands end: Triumvir Foul is an unrelentingly dense, filthy expanse of morbid Metal of Death bestiality, base and belligerent at the core and yet plumbing depths of the psyche that otherwise betray such a seemingly simple, on-the-surface assault. Continue reading “TRIUMVIR FOUL set release date for debut”

Shelley Segal Releases “Background Noises”

Having just returned from a huge 40-date tour in the US, spirited Melbourne singer songwriter, Shelley Segal has announced the release of her new single, Background Noises. The flirtatious storyteller will hit the road for a string of national dates kicking off in Perth on November 18, moving through Adelaide, on to Victoria to play Dromana, Bennetts Lane and Paynesville, Brisbane, Albury, back to Adelaide and then home to Melbourne to complete the tour at Shelley’s regular Collins Square residency on December 18. Continue reading “Shelley Segal Releases “Background Noises””

BLAZE OF PERDITION announce tour dates

Polish black metal revelation, BLAZE OF PERDITION, is gearing up for their first tour since the tragic road accident in Austria, back in 2013. Set to start on November 5th in Lublin, the “Days Of No Light” tour will visit ten cities across Poland and include support from fellow black metallers Mord’A’Stigmata and post-metal act, Moanaa. Continue reading “BLAZE OF PERDITION announce tour dates”

Julien Baker “Sprained Ankle” Video Premiere

Julien Baker premiered her video for “Sprained Ankle” now can be seen via YouTube. The critically acclaimed, 20 year-old singer/songwriter – The New York Times, NPR, Vulture, NYLON (‘Band Crush’), WWD, and Absolute Punk, among others have written about her – was also named one of the site’s ’50 Best New Bands of 2015′ last week. Baker’s debut Daytrotter session is now available, as well as a live session with BreakThru Radio that can be seen here and here. Sprained Ankle was released on October 23rd, 2015 via 6131 Records. Continue reading “Julien Baker “Sprained Ankle” Video Premiere”