Iowan grinders Closet Witch are poised to release their debut, self-titled full-length early this summer. In anticipation for its release, we at Svbterranean are excited to bring you a taste of the chaos to come in the form of the blistering new track “Spell of Giddiness” and its accompanying video. The 37-second track is a quick and violent gut-punch that is characterized by caustic grindcore rampage and the occasional, off-kilter riff. This track is just one of many head-spinners on the forthcoming album. Guitarist Alex Crist said the following of the upcoming record: Continue Reading
In a mere 14 minutes Cyclopean Blood Temple’s debut release, Unholy Union, slaughters everything in its path. Weaving together furious grindcore with blackened sensibilities, elements of sludge, and all things gritty and grimy, this Floridian quartet is one of the newer acts to give the genre the ugly face-lift it deserves.
In this recent interview with Svbterranean we sat down with 3/4 of the band to discuss their new record, grindcore and more.
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Chicago chaos curators Nequient have officially unleashed their debut full-length album, Wolves at the Door, today via Nefarious Industries and Sassbologna Records. This experimental hardcore album melds elements of metalcore, grindcore, sludge, and practically every extreme music subgenre one can think of into a blistering and volatile amalgam. Fans of Graf Orlock, Converge and getting torn apart will not want to skip this one.
In celebration of its release, vocalist Jason Kolkey was kind enough to stop by and dissect the new record track-by-track. Check out what he had to say and stream the record after the break. Continue Reading
Chicago’s Nequient unleash over 40 minutes of atypical hardcore mayhem on their full-length debut, Wolves at the Door. Continue Reading
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Pennsylvanian sludge grinders Secret Cutter have premiered a new track from their forthcoming album, Quantum Eraser, via Decibel Magazine. Titled “Trampled by Light”, the new track highlights the band’s penchant for both caustic groove and blood-curdling hardcore. The band said the following of the track:
Portuguese grinders Axia (The Ominous Circle, Colosso, etc) have premiered their forthcoming full-length debut, Pulverizer, via Metal Injection. The album will officially be released this Friday, April 27, via Selfmadegod and can be purchased here. Fans of Nasum and the like will want to dive into this 21-track grindcore bombardment. Check it out after the break. Continue Reading
Pennsylvania sludge/grind outfit Secret Cutter have announced the release of their sophomore full-length album. The forthcoming record, which follows their 2014 self-titled debut, will be titled Quantum Eraser and will be released on July 6 via Deathwish Inc (North America) and Holy Roar Records (Europe). The record was recorded by drummer Jared Stimpfl at Captured Recordings Studio (Jesus Piece, Ultra Mantis Black), mastered by Brad Boatright at Audiosiege (Integrity, Obituary), and will feature 11 new tracks.
The album’s artwork and track listing can be found below along with a stream of the self-titled debut. Continue Reading