Russian Circles have premiered their highly-anticipated new record, Guidance, over at Noisey. The album is officially out this Friday, August 5, via Sargent House and can be purchased here. This new effort, once again, shows Russian Circles doing what they do best – crafting emotionally-demanding instrumental opuses. Check it out after the break along with the band’s upcoming touring schedule.
Tech metal outfit Coma Cluster Void (ex-Cryptopsy) have premiered a new track from their upcoming debut full-length, Mind Cemeteries, at No Clean Singing. Titled “Iron Empress”, the sprawling and dissonant track features abstract, disfigured instrumentation and construction, as well as a tremendous low-end courtesy of 10-string guitars. The track is a must-listen for fans of Gorguts or Pyrrhon. Check it out now.
Mind Cemeteries will be released on August 26.
Turkish death metal outfit Carnophage have announced the release of their sophomore full-length album and long-awaited follow-up to 2008’s Deformed Future/Genetic Nightmare. The album will be titled Monument and will see a release through Unique Leader Records on September 23 via Unique Leader Records. The nine-track effort was recorded by Unsal Ozata at Studio Deep (Decaying Purity, et al) and was mixed and mastered by Sasha Borovykh at TsunTsun Productions (Cerebral Effusion, etc). The album’s artwork and track listing can be found after the break, along with a stream of its first single, “At the Backside of Our Civilization”.
Photo by Maxwell Hartley
Floridian screamo/grindcore outfit Knife Hits (Backslider, ex-Khann) have announced the release of their debut full-length record. The album will be titled Eris and will be released on September 16 via Dead Tank Records. The record was recorded and mixed by Jonathan Nunez of Torche, was mastered by Nick Zampiello (Unsane, et al) and will feature 12 erratic tracks that fans of Pg. 99 and Discordance Axis will be enamored with. Check out the first single from the record, “Descent”, over at Decibel.
The album’s artwork and track listing can be seen after the break.