Monthly Archive:: November 2010

Earth – A Bureaucratic Desire For Extra-Capsular Extraction

When guitarist Dylan Carlson formed Earth in Olympia, Washington in the midst of Seattle’s exploding grunge scene in 1989, the band would go on to be the pioneers of a sound known to many as drone doom. Derivative of more traditional doom metal and taking their name from Black Sabbath‘s original moniker, Earth delivers an [&hellip

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Nails – Unsilent Death

Powerviolence: a raw and dissonant subgenre of hardcore punk, closely related to the raging fury known as grindcore. If you think throwing this band’s name into the Google search box is going to gain you much insight at all on the background of Nails or what makes this band tick, then you are gravely mistaken. [&hellip

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Arson Anthem – Insecurity Notoriety

New Orleans, Louisiana…in the year of our dog, 2006. Hurricane Katrina wages a relentless and deadly war against the unsuspecting citizens of the grand and historic city, leaving a devastating mark not to be forgotten. Eyehategod’s Mike IX Williams faced the loss of his material possessions and transplanted himself into a spare apartment belonging to [&hellip

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El Alambrista

El Alambrista returns to fight for those who have been forgotten along the US-Mexico border. El Alambrista: The Venganza is the sequel to El Alambrista’s 2008 debut feature film El Alambrista: The Fence Jumper, currently in distribution worldwide. In El Alambrista: The Venganza, El Alambrista is faced by a new villain, Dr Victor Deralius, who [&hellip

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Phobia – Unrelenting

It was the year 1990. Orange County, California was about to become the site of a scathing revolution geared at the annihilation of mainstream society’s mindset. It was an explosion fueled by the ideals of hardcore and the abrasive, crusty hostility of grindcore pioneers. The message: one of a rage based on socio political revolt. [&hellip

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Virvel Av Morkerhatet

‘Forsaken Hate Sickness’, the full length debut from Ukranian Cult Virvel Av Morkerhatet, will be released on the Winter Solstice, Dec. 21st 2010, on Forbidden Records. Piercing Black Metal promises to tear your soul apart on this release. Read on as founding member and vocalist Howler sheds some light on the mystery of Virvel Av [&hellip

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Psycho – Pain Addict Pigs

Singapore’s Psycho make their full-length debut with Pain Addict Pigs, a nine-track collection of horror metal made from a potent elixir of old-school death metal, black metal, and thrash metal. To make matters worse, the band taps into old-school punk, much like bands such as Impiety, Wormrot, and IronFist. The end result is harsh, primitive, [&hellip

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Ethereal Forest

Tell us about the status of Ethereal Forest! Your self released demo has been out for some time…when can we expect another release? AZRAEL: Yes, the demo is quite old now. It has taken a long time for us to be able to move forward with Ethereal Forest. Right now we are recording the debut album [&hellip

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Anal Cunt – Fuckin’ A

Vomited from the bowels of Newton, Massachusetts in 1988, infamous grindcore misfits Anal Cunt (A.C. for the easily-offended) have been defecating on the face of the mainstream ever since. Led by outrageously in-your-fucking-face frontman Seth Putnam, the band has paved their own path of destruction over the years with a greasy steamroller of controversial lyrics [&hellip

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A.M.S.G. – The Principle of Evil becomes the Ideal of the Promethean

When the news of a new band featuring the the voice of Canadian black metal terrorists Ouroboros as well as other hierarchy of the canadian scene had risen,I was very curious. At worst it would sound like a collective of all of the former and present bands the members have been a part of, which [&hellip

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