EXCLUSIVE ALBUM STREAM: Lewis (ex-The Kinison) – “Son on the Floor”

L.A. multi-instrumentalist Christopher Lee Lewis, formerly of the Punk band The Kinison and performing under the name Lewis, is back with a new song, a blend of Americana, alt-rock, and power punk. His forthcoming solo debut full-length Son On The Floor, out tomorrow, August 21st, 2020, sees Lewis exploring new music ground, as well as covering some familiar tones and themes to his longtime fans. Produced by Paul Fig (Ghost, Alice In Chains), Son On The Floor will be available on LP and download on August 21st, 2020 via Sona Baby Records. Check out the first song,   right now. 

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EXCLUSIVE ALBUM STREAM:  Volcanova – “Radical Waves”

Badass Progressive Stoner Doom band Volcanova will release their debut album, Radical Waves this week via The Sign Records. Ghost Cult is bringing you the full album stream right now so you can try before you buy, like a free nug from your dealer of some new good shit. With their mash of old school Doom influences, mixed with proggy modern metal bands, it is a winning combo, sure to set your ears afire. Jam out to Radical Waves now! Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE ALBUM STREAM: Dictator Ship – “Your Favorites”

Sweden’s soulful throwback rockers Dictator Ship are releasing their new album, Your Favorites, tomorrow, April 17th via The Sign Records. Your Favorites was recorded in a small cabin in Värmland, Sweden, engineered by band member John Sijbren Leonard using only lo-fi aesthetics and gear to achieve that old-school sound. If you love the primal scent of raw rock with no B.S. Like classic proto-punk rock bands such as MC5, The Saints, The Stooges, The Sonics and more, you will love Dictator Ship! Jam out to all of Your Favorites right now and pre-order it too! Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE ALBUM STREAM: Barrens – “Penumbra”

Masterful Swedish post-Rock band Barrens will release their new album Penumbra, tomorrow 4/10/2020 via Pelagic Records. The group features members of long-running Indie Rock band Scraps of Tape. Provocative instrumentals, and possessing a well of emotional depth track after track, the hypnotic journey of Penumbra seeps in through the mind and digs down to your soul. Waves of guitars dance alongside synths to bring additional unique layers to each track. The album was recorded in Uppsala and Gothenburg, produced by the band, and mixed and mastered by Cult Of Luna’s Magnus Lindberg at Redmount Studios in Stockholm. You can stream the full album here at Ghost Cult, as well a pre-order the release at the link below. Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE ALBUM STREAM: Rosy Finch – “Scarlet”

Spanish Sludge band Rosy Finch will release their brand new album Scarlet tomorrow, and Ghost Cult is bringing you the full album stream. For those unfamiliar with the band, they will immediately remind you of similar uncompromising, eclectic and heavy bands like Kylesa, Acid King, Baroness (old-school), early Mastodon and Le Butcherettes too. Scarlet was recorded and mixed at Red Records Studio and Surnia Records with mastering handled by producing legend Billy Anderson (Neurosis). Jam out the album right now! Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE ALBUM STREAM: Wolves Like Us – “Brittle Bones”

One of the most compelling albums deserving your attention coming out on tomorrow’s massive New Music Friday is Wolves Like Us and their new opus Brittle Bones, releasing on Pelagic Records. The Norwegian born post-Hardcore band caught our eyes and ears some years ago, the new record is the culmination of their hard work and songcraft, living at the intersection of a ton of choice genre influences, a punkers rage, and modern nuance. The album includes a guest vocal appearance by longtime comrade Gared O’Donnell of Planes Mistaken For Stars, whom the band is about to support on a European tour. Brittle Bones will be available on CD, LP, and digital formats. See pre-ordering links below and jam out to this badassery now! Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE ALBUM STREAM: Fought Upon Earth – “Grave Miscalculation”

Gird your ear-holes for attack! Bay Area Instrumental Progressive Heavy Metal outfit Fought Upon Earth are dropping their fierce new album, Grave Miscalculation (Self-Released) tomorrow, October 4th! The hard-hitting crew is back with their fun, headbanging, chops driven style sure to make you stand up and shout! The tight sounding album was co-produced by the band themselves and famed metal producer Juan Urteaga (Cattle Decapitation, Secrets Of The Sky, Exhumed). Featuring former members of Acid King, Secrets Of The Sky, and Scorched-Earth Policy, this band will have you fired up for your drive to the big show or hanging out with friends, crushing brews at a party! Jam this album out right now! Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE ALBUM STREAM: Deadline – “High Tops and Bullet Belts”

South African Trad heavy metallers Deadline are back with a brand new album! The band has released High Tops and Bullet Belts, the follow-up to their debut, Black Wolf City. With their triple-guitar assault, they bring the old school heavy metal vibes and the swagger done right, with a few twists and turns for good measure. Ghost Cult brings you the full album stream today! Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE ALBUM STREAM: Gridfailure – “Sixth Mass-Extinction Skulduggery I”

Prolific extreme sonic manipulators Gridfailure are releasing a brand new album tomorrow, Sixth Mass-Extinction Skulduggery I, via Nefarious Industries. Celebrating three years since being birthed into existence, Gridfailure makes brutal, ugly psalms for people gravitating to the seedy underbelly of the heavy-weird musical landscape. Sixth Mass-Extinction Skulduggery I marks the first of five new albums, a series of concept records serving as a lit match to the gasoline-drenched house of cards that is our borrowed-time of life on Earth. Stream the album now!  Continue reading