It’s oddly satisfying when an album’s title is also an accurate descriptor for the music it contains. This is more or less the case with Old Blood’s second full-length album, Acid Doom (DHU Records/Metal Assault Records). While the group’s style may not be crushing in the traditional sense, their brand of Heavy Psych has a dark sultriness that should sit well with fans of groups like Uncle Acid and Blood Ceremony. And considering the four-year gap since their self-titled debut, it’s fair to say that things have only gotten more off-the-wall in that time.
Finn McKenty of The Punk Rock MBA has impressed us for years and years, first by building a community on Facebook, and more recently with his YouTube Channel and his new podcast! Dumb and Dumbest Episode #323 is streaming now and its an interview with Finn McKenty of Punk Rock MBA Talks DIY! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions) and Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), in addition to the podcast, Matt and Curtis host The Music Marketing Challenges, low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists. Get hands-on practical experience to market your band like a pro today! DM Matt or Curtis at the links below for details Continue reading
We got deep with Andrew Bansal of Metal Assault records on how he leveraged a music journalism career into a DIY Record label with an acclaimed Mixtape series, music booking endeavors and more! Episode #322 is streaming now and its an interview with Andrew Bansal Of Metal Assault Talks DIY!! Dumb and Dumbest is hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions) and Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), in addition to the podcast, Matt and Curtis host The Music Marketing Challenges, low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists. Get hands-on practical experience to market your band like a pro today! DM Matt or Curtis at the links below for details Continue reading
Ghost Cult is stoked to bring you to the new single from badass Trad Metallers Hell Kross – ‘Howl Of The Wolf Brigade’! The track can be found on Metal Assault Mixtape: Vol. 2 due for release on January 31 2020 from Metal Assault Records. Available on cassette tape and limited to 150 copies only, as well as digital download via Bandcamp, Metal Assault Mixtape: Vol. 2. is follow-up to the sold-out Vol. 1 in the series. Every cassette purchase will include a free download of the entire compilation. Pre-orders are live on the Metal Assault web-store. Details for the full tracklisting for the tape as well as special release shows in the Los Angeles area can be found below. Hell Kross rips, so turn your volume up to 11 for this one! Continue reading
As we reported recently, Metal Assault Records label, founded in Los Angeles, has signed its first few bands and announced some new releases for 2019. Ghost Cult is stoked to première the new single from post-metal band Dawn Fades from their self-titled new full-length. Jam “Freeze” right now. Dawn Fades is set for release on limited edition vinyl and all digital platforms, on February 8th, 2019. Continue reading
Los Angeles area Post-Metal band Dawn Fades is the second signing to new Metal label Metal Assault Records. The band is looking to lock in their remarkable live prowess on to an album, and they will do just that, with self-titled Dawn Fades full-length album is set for release on limited edition vinyl and all digital platforms, on February 8th, 2019. Watch a teaser below with a promise of what’s to come. Continue reading