Tombs will release a new digital EP, Ex Oblivion, due out on June 13th 2022. The band is now streaming their killer cover of Mötorhead’s classic anthem “Killed By Death’ from that EP. The cover also features bassist Drew Murphy on vocals instead of frontman/guitarist Mike Hill, and a guest spot from guitarist Dan Higgins of Hammerfight! The new EP will mark the recorded debut of new guitarist Todd Stern (Psycroptic, Hammer Fight, Abacinate), and can be pre-ordered at the link below.
Hardcore band Kublai Khan TX will release their new EP, Lowest Form of Animal, on 1st April 2022 via Rise Records. Pre-orders are live now at the links below. The band has shared the video for its latest single – “Swan Song,” featuring Terror frontman Scott Vogel. Watch it now!
Melvins recently released a new covers EP – Lord of the Flies EP from Amphetamine Reptile Records. You can buy the CD (vinyl TBD) from AmRep’s website. Check out the band covering fellow Seattle brothers Soundgarden’s classic 1990s hit “Spoonman” featuring drummer Matt Cameron of Soundgarden/Pearl Jam. Cameron plays “double drums” along with Dale Crover, Steven McDonald on bass, and King Buzzo on guitars and vocals. The track was recorded by Toshi Kasai at Sound of Sirens studios and the video was directed / edited by Jesse Nieminen. Watch it now! Continue reading →
Asking Alexandria has surprise-dropped a new EP, Never Gonna Learn, continuing the vibe they started on their acclaimed 2021 full-length album See What’s On The Inside (Better Noise Music). The band also shared a new single featured on the EP, with an appearance from In This Moment frontwoman Maria Brink. “New Devil!” Check out the track and purchase and stream the EP at the link below! Continue reading →
The Atlanta Georgia based Star Wars-themed Death Metal band Ecryptus (Mandalorian for “Death Metal”) has dropped their new EP today via SBDC Records, Kyr’am Beskar! The EP contains tracks “Cauterized Saber Wound Massacre,” “Planetary Enslavement,” “Compulsion to Disintegrate,” and “Digested Over a Thousand Years.” Oppressed by the tyranny of the rebel forces, the EP tells takes of the Dark Side and the Canon Arcane.Continue reading →
Rock duo Turkey Vulture will release their new EP, their third, Twist The Knife on January 14th 2022. The group has a series of releases over the years showcasing a deft ability to meld Punk, Heavy Metal, Stoner Rock, Americana, and other genres, and smart, political lyrics that take no prisoners. Ghost Cult is proud to share their new music video for “She’s Married (But Not to Me)”, directed by Darin Guerrasio, and filmed at The Eagles Club in Stamford, CT. Continue reading →
Black Metal and electronic music legend Mortiis has released a “new” EP. The Chris Vrenna Mixes EP is made up of material from The Great Corrupter, but is now a standalone release, out now on most streaming platforms. Check it out!
Acclaimed artist and author Laura Jane Grace (Against Me!) has dropped her second solo release of the pandemic with At War With The Silverfish EP, released on her own Big Scary Monsters label. The seven-song effort follows along the raw, stripped-down nature of 2020’s essential Stay Alive release, andrecorded in halves between at Grace’s TinyQuietStudio in Chicago and at Electric Eel in St. Louis, and mixed by Marc Hudson, her bandmate in Devouring Mothers. The EP is available to stream on all DSPs.
Incendiary Extreme Metal band Death on Fire are back with a killer new song and video! ”A Hell of Our Own Design” is an unrelenting, but tuneful slice of Death -Thrash that will break your neck from headbanging. The video is great, and was recorded during their first post COVID tour of 2021. This video highlights the fans, venues, and bands that make everything possible for them, and is an homage to “on the road” behind the scenes music videos such as “Wherever I May Roam” by Metallica or the Pantera home video series! The track is also the first single from their upcoming new EP, Six Foot Box, due out July 16th! Watch it go!
Wednesday 13 will release a new EP this week, April 16th, 2021, Necrophaze – Antidote via Nuclear Blast. The EP contains two new songs and two covers from the shock rocker/industrial metaller including “Devil Inside” by INXS and “Films” by Gary Numan featuring Calico Cooper of Beasto Blanco/Alice Cooper.Necrophaze – Antidote was produced by Devildriver guitarist Mike Sprietzer. Wednesday 13 was inspired by a craving for variety to create dual album artwork for this release. The covers showcase either end of the horror spectrum with a “Creepshow” comic book vibe for the LP artwork, and the eeriness of something akin to John Carpenter’s The Fog adorning the CD.