Norwegian post-hardcore quartet Of Grace and Hatred will release their new full-length record, Toxic Vows, on November 16 via Loyal Blood Records. In anticipation of its release, we at Svbterranean bring you an exclusive stream of the album’s fifth track, “Demonic Courtesy”. The frenetic, shape-shifting effortlessly walks the line between dizzying hardcore à la Every Time I Die and the emotional passages of Touché Amoré. Couple that with brash vocals in the vein of The Blood Brothers and you’ve got quite the jam on your hands.
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Heavy metal and punk veteran and multi-instrumentalist Tommy Concrete will release his fifth full-length album, Unrelaxed, tomorrow, October 19, via Howling Invocations. Drawing influence from thrash metal, NWOBHM, and countless other styles from across the extreme music spectrum, Unrelaxed is a modern metal epic that will appease fans of Devin Townsend and the like. In addition to its sound, Unrelaxed offers a refreshing take on the topics of mental health. Concrete explains: Continue Reading
Thunderous groove and gloom-ridden atmospheres collide on Dead Register‘s haunting and infectious new EP, Captive. Continue Reading
Swedish band, WE ARE THE CATALYST have returned with the first single/video from their forthcoming 2nd album Ephemeral. This new offering is a calculated, fine-tuned, triumph for the band. Listeners inclined towards epic and tremendously memorable, female-fronted metal not unlike LACUNA COIL or OTEP will find plenty to love with WE ARE THE CATALYSTS. Continue Reading
New York multi-instrumentalist Joe Gagliardi III will release his fifth full-length album under the name Martyr Art on November 22 via ZineScene Records. Titled FearFaith Machines, the new record melds industrial tones with alternative metal thrash and groove that results in a modern interpretation of sounds that bands like Fear Factory and Slipknot laid the groundwork for. Continue Reading
Tightly coiled, suffocating tension and brooding heaviness comprise Ølten‘s sophomore full-length record, Ambiance. Continue Reading
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This Sunday, September 23, Slovenian post-rock outfit Shadow Universe will officially release their debut full-length, Speaking for Clouds. Weaving together elements of space rock, krautrock, and ambient music with post-rock and post-metal’s emphasis on tension and release, Shadow Universe‘s unique take on the genre is both towering and ethereal. As made evident by the forthcoming Speaking for Clouds; an equally entrancing and thunderous affair that will appease anyone who likes their music to be a bit cinematic. Continue Reading
Emma Ruth Rundle delivers some of her most intricate, dense, and powerful material to date on her fourth full-length album, On Dark Horses. Continue Reading
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Norwegian noise rock trio U-FOES (Jaga Jazzist, Shevils, et al) have released their debut single/music video “No More No More”. The buzzing, groove-laden noise punk anthem will be featured on the group’s upcoming full-length debut, Whiteout, which is due out on November 2 via Marw Melodee Music. Check out the track and video, which a press release describes as “if Melvins, Torche and Slayer, drunk on absinthe, had a bastard child, and left it in the forest to die”, after the break.
New York progressive metal trio Paragnosis are set to release the revamped version of their debut EP, Clarity in Three, this Friday, August 31. Originally released in 2016, Clarity in Three reemerges with a fresh face-lift and a new bonus track. The seven-track release balances between virtuosity and head-banging groove throughout, finding a previously unexplored middle-ground between the sounds of Tool and Animals as Leaders.
In anticipation of its release, we at Svbterranean bring you an exclusive early stream of the record in its entirety. Check out Clarity in Three in all of its riff-heavy, hypnotic glory below. Continue Reading