Corrosion Of Conformity Debut New Song – “Cast The First Stone”

It’s been a dozen years since Corrosion Of Conformity recorded new material with Pepper Keenan at the helm, but the long wait for fans is now over. Continue reading

Hour of Penance – Cast the First Stone

Italy’s own Hour Of Penance return with yet another scorcher of an album in Cast the First Stone (Prosthetic). In a quick but powerful thirty-five minutes, the brutal death metal foursome pack riff after riff into each of the nine tracks. Each track is built on top of riffs as to allow each track to stand out on its own without feeling random nor a mirror copy of the previous track. While this makes it difficult to decide which tracks to deconstruct, it serves as a plus for the overall feel of the album.Continue reading

Hour Of Penance Releases XXI Century Imperial Crusade From Cast The First Stone


Hour Of Penance will be unleashing Cast The First Stone on January 27th, 2017 via Prosthetic Records. Continue reading

Ion Dissonance- Cast the First Stone



Whilst many in the world of heavy metal will have been spending the last few weeks speculating and gesticulating about whether the new Metallica album is any good (spolier alert: it is), a fair few at the more extreme end of our community will have also been anxiously whether Montreal extreme metallers Ion Dissonance still had it in them to produce another slab of brutal, technical deathcore after yet another extended period of career silence from these Canadians.Continue reading

Hour Of Penance Announces New Album, Cast the First Stone For 2017


Italian extreme metal masters Hour Of Penance have announced their new album, their seventh, in 2017. Cast the First Stone, will release via Prosthetic Records on January 27, 2017. Continue reading

Ion Dissonance Debuts Two New Songs From Cast The First Stone


Ion Dissonance is back, and heavier than ever. Continue reading

Audio: Adult Swim Streams New Slayer Song- Cast The First Stone


As the release date to Slayer’s new album ‘Repentless’ (Nuclear Blast) draws near, Adult Swim today has premiered a new single from the album. You can download the track ‘Cast the First Stone’ free from Adult Swim (courtesy of their Singles series) at this link or hear the track below.


Slayer, photo by Andrew Stuart

Slayer, photo by Andrew Stuart

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