ALBUM REVIEW: Venom Prison – Primeval


2015 proved to be a productive year for the Russian/Welsh act, Venom Prison when they released not one, but two EPs. Their ambition has continued to grow since then by deftly demonstrating the cunning and extreme of their Modern Death Metal sound. This budding band made noticeable waves in the scene when they released their second full-length, Samsara (Prosthetic Records) last year. Vocalist Larissa Stupar presented this rare rage that she and the whole band developed into a massive, contagious fury. Now, these guys are ready to exhibit how much they’ve grown in the last five years. Primeval (Prosthetic Records) is a compilation of their first two Eps re-recorded and reinvigorated. 

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ALBUM REVIEW: Napalm Death – Throes of Joy in the Jaws of Defeatism

Napalm Death choosing to drop Throes of Joy in the Jaws of Defeatism (Century Media) is the definition of perfect timing. For those not keeping score at home, the current leader of the free world is an ass-clown who smears his face daily with greasy self-tanner and fancies white supremacists and McDonald’s food. Oh, and there’s a bit of a global pandemic that has paused the world and crippled economies.

It isn’t looking too good out there, folks.

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Napalm Death Shares New Music Video – “Amoral”

Napalm Death has shared a new video for their single “Amoral” from their upcoming “Throes Of Joy In The Jaws Of Defeatism”, due out on September 18 via Century Media Records. The grindcore legends new album is the follow-up to 2015’s “Apex Predator – Easy Meat” was again recorded with longtime producer Russ Russell and features artwork by Frode Sylthe. Watch the video for “Amoral” now! Continue reading

Converge’s Entombed Covers EP, 100% of Proceeds to Support LG Petrov’s GoFundMe.


Following the news that former Entombed and current Entombed AD vocalist Lars-Goran Petrov was diagnosed with incurable cancer, Converge announced they would be donating 100% of the earnings from their 2013 guest-filled Entombed covers EP to Petrov’s GoFundMe. The EP includes five covers of Entombed’s “Wolverine Blues” with a different vocalist on each one. The covers were originally recorded to be spliced together as one track on Converge’s 2012 split with Napalm Death, but the following year, Converge released each vocalist’s take as its own track on this EP. In addition to Converge’s own Jacob Bannon, Nate Newton, and Kurt Ballou, the vocalists include Aaron Turner (Isis, Sumac, Old Man Gloom), Kevin Baker (All Pigs Must Die, The Hope Conspiracy), and Tomas “Tompa” Lindberg (At The Gates, Disfear). Continue reading

NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: July 24th New Music Releases

Purchase And Stream All The New Music Released Today!

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Napalm Death Announces New Album “Throes Of Joy In The Jaws Of Defeatism”

Napalm Death has announced their new full-length album “Throes Of Joy In The Jaws Of Defeatism”, on September 18 via Century Media Records. The grindcore legends new album is the follow-up to 2015’s “Apex Predator – Easy Meat” was again recorded with longtime producer Russ Russell and features artwork by Frode Sylthe. Continue reading

Aborted to Release New EP, Tour Dates Incoming

Aborted has announced the upcoming release of their new EP “La Grande Mascarade EP” and new US headline shows! This will coincide with their North American tour as special guests of grind legends Napalm Death. On April 17th, 2020, Aborted will release the brand-new three-track EP containing the studio recordings ‘Gloom and the Art of Tribulation’, ‘Serpent of Depravity’, and ‘Funereal Malediction’. The band comments: Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: Alpha-o-MAGA – “Americunt”

Coming from the American Heartland, Alpha-o-MAGA is a grindcore band in the great tradition of reactionaries and outsiders such as grind pioneers such as Napalm Death, Terrorizer, and modern crust punk. Absurdist, furious but surgical, Alpha-o-MAGA is a fist the face of hypocrisy and sycophants. The band has dropped their new video for their new single ‘Americunt’, the latest screed in their prime directive to “Make America Grind Again”! Continue reading

Wvrm to Support Napalm Death on Tour with Aborted and Tombs, New Single Streaming

Rising Grindcore band Wvrm band, recently signed to Prosthetic Records, will hit the road this winter to support Napalm Death on tour with Aborted and Tombs! Wvrm will be on tour supporting their forthcoming new album Colony Collapse, due out on April 3rd. You can hear the first ‘My Fucking Dixie (The New South)’ right now! Continue reading

Napalm Death to Release New 7” Digital EP, Tour Dates Incoming

Grindcore gods Napalm Death will release a new 7” Digital EP, Logic Ravaged By Brute Force, be released via Century Media Records on February 7th, 2020. The release is a teaser for their upcoming full-length new album later in 2020 and will mark the start of their “Campaign For Musical Destruction” headlining tour of Europe alongside EyeHateGod, Misery Index, Rotten Sound and Bat. Continue reading