Southern Ontario, Canada’s sludge-grind duo Greber, featuring Marc Bourgon of Fuck the Facts and Steve Vargas of The Great Sabatini, have announced a set of tour dates with Ottawa’s They Grieve (ex-Alaskan). The short run comprises four dates in Ontario and Quebec. Continue Reading
Post-hardcore band Planes Mistaken for Stars are offering up a stream of their new track “Clean Up Mean,” over at CLRVYNT. The track is from their highly-anticipated forthcoming album, Prey, and features heavy, catchy hooks and soulful melodies. Check it out after the break. Continue Reading
Washington, DC’s Virginia Creep (Pig Destroyer, Tideland, A Papier Mache Monster, Nit Pic) have premiered the first track off of their forthcoming debut EP, via The A.V. Club. Titled “Vortex,” the groovy, sludge-filled Southern rock track sees Pig Destroyer vocalist J.R. Hayes delving into clearer singing realms. Check it out after the break. Continue Reading
Denver grind trio Clinging to the Trees of a Forest Fire quietly dissolved after the release of their 2011 Visceral EP and subsequent split with France’s Nesseria. Those short, but certainly not sweet releases showed the band stripping away the bulk of their spastic flair in favor of more grotesque, disemboweling dissonance and brooding atmosphere. They arguably featured some of the hardest hitting material the band had ever produced, which made their eventual disbandment somewhat bittersweet. Although the CTTTOAFF crew went on to do other things, most notably Primitive Man, it was the love of grind that brought two-thirds of the band back together. Thus, Vermin Womb was born.