New Orleans avant-garde post-metallers Thou have announced a new album, Magus, due out August the 31st on their brand new label Sacred Bones Records. The band prolific band just released a stunning new album on May 1st, The House Primordia, and are promising three EPs worth of music leading up to the album drop. The band have decided to take a different approach and release three EPs ahead of the full-length, each of which the band note “are all a complete sonic departure from Magus and from each other…”. Check out the first new single, ‘The Changeling Prince.’
Magus will be Thou’s first full-length since 2014’s Heathen. In the months leading into the new album, Thou will be releasing three drastically different EPs: The House Primordial on Raw Sugar, Inconsolable on Community Records, and Rhea Sylvia on Deathwish, Inc. Each record will focus on a particular sound-noisy drone, quiet acoustic, and melodic grunge-all of which is incorporated into the new record, subsumed in the band’s more standard doom metal.
Hardcore supergroup Dead Cross have surprised released a new, self-titled EP today via frontman Mike Patton’s label, Ipecac Recordings. With a world tour kicking off tonight, the band has debuted a new music video for their track ‘My Perfect Prisoner’, which you can watch below. Continue reading →
After months of teases and hints, Ghost released their new single ‘Rats’ last night, streaming it on SiriusXM’sOctane show. Now they have released the video for ‘Rats’, announced the full details of their new album, dubbed Prequelle, releasing on June 1stSpinefarm/Loma Vista Recordings. Details and pre-order link below.Continue reading →