Desertfest NYC 2020 Books Corrosion of Conformity, Dead Meadow, Conan, Bongzilla, Stoned Jesus, Toke, High Reeper, Yatra and More!

Desertfest New York has unveiled its first thirteen acts for its 2020 concert this coming fall! Corrosion of Conformity, Dead Meadow, Conan, Stoned Jesus, Toke, High Reeper, Yatra, Stoned Jesus, Atomic Bittchwax, Bongzilla, R.I.P., Crypt Trip, Huntsmen, Leather Lung and more! Desert Fest NYC takes place 11th – 13th September 2020 at The Well in Brooklyn New York, with a pre-party at Saint Vitus. More bands to be announced soon. Check out Ghost Cult’s 2019 coverage of the fest! Continue reading

Watch Red Fang’s New Video For Their Cover Of “Listen to the Sirens”

Red Fang, by Susanne A. Maathuis Photography

Red Fang have shared a video for their brand new cover of Gary Numan’s Tubeway Army 1978 classic jam ‘ Listen to the Sirens’. Watch the official music video directed by Ray Gordon now.

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EXCLUSIVE: R.I.P. Streams New Track – Die In Vain, New Album Due Next Week

Straight off the streets of Portland, R.I.P. combines the classic sound of great doom metal with a fresh take. Their new album Street Reaper releases from Riding Easy Records on October 13th, and Ghost Cult has teamed up with the band to bring you the stream of their latest single, ‘Die In Vain’. You can hear it below: Continue reading

R.I.P. – In The Wind

R.I.P.’s début In the Wind (RidingEasy) is, quite simply, a grimy middle finger to the heavier cadre of bands that take themselves and their image a bit too seriously. Dripping with reverb and cavernous echoes, the album may very well have been recorded not in the wind, but in a dark, dank basement obscured in thick, pungent smoke. Peeling walls decorated with black light posters. Lava lamps and ashtrays scattered about on a carpet sporting thirty-one flavors of stains. Continue reading