UK black metal/funeral doom outfit Lychgate have premiered their forthcoming third full-length album, The Contagion in Nine Steps, via Metal Injection. The album will officially be released this Friday, March 30, via Blood Music and can be purchased here. Check out the record in full after the break.
Back in February, the ever prolific sound experimenter Gridfailure released his most haunting and dismal recording to date, Irritum. Crafted solely by creator David Brenner, Irritum is comprised of 13 tracks that sound like they were culled from the most disturbing nightmares imaginable. Fans of Nurse With Wound, Scott Walker and various anxieties will want to take note.
To better understand Irritum‘s creation and the inner workings of this madman, we reached out to Brenner who agreed to give us a rundown of the album piece by piece. Check it out after the break. Continue Reading
Mixed, Not Stirred is a weekly column in which artists curate special, themed playlists via Spotify or other mediums.
In today’s Mixed, Not Stirred, Aaron Pickford of The Sludgelord and Sludgelord Records showcases some of his favorite bands/releases that he has discovered in the past six years in this special playlist. Pickford says of the playlist in his own words: Continue Reading
Norwegian black/thrash outfit The Konsortium (Mayhem, ex-1349) have debuted the official video for their new track, “Arv”. The rampaging new tune, which will appear on the group’s upcoming Rogaland LP, is set to an energetic performance clip directed by Stein Erik Aulie of Cicknave Media. Check out the video after the break.
Rogaland will be released on June 1st in Europe and June 8th in North America via Agonia Records. Pre-order here.