Indonesian metallic hardcore outfit Cloudburst are poised to release their sophomore, self-titled full-length on January 4, 2019. Drawing influence from the likes of Converge, Botch, and the chaotic side of hardcore as a whole, Cloudburst deliver a frantic, blood-pumping sound on this forthcoming effort.
To build anticipation for its impending release, we at Svbterranean bring you an exclusive stream of the album’s second track, “Crimson Mask”. The track is brimming with hardcore stampedes, spiraling riffs, dissonant panic chords, and blistering solos that are propelled by frenzied drumming and vile, volatile vocal performances. If you’re looking to get your face ripped off, check out the track below. Continue Reading
Great Falls deliver a colossal, soul-wrenching opus with A Sense of Rest.
With their discordant guitars, rhythmic complexity and intense vocal performances, Great Falls craft a potent soundtrack for the feelings of despair and disquiet. With former members of Kiss It Goodbye and Playing Enemy at the helm, listeners should expect nothing short of noise metal supremacy. Continue Reading
Lyon-based metalcore/mathcore outfit Dead Kiwis have announced that they will return early next year with a new full-length record. The forthcoming effort, which follows 2017 ‘s Karate Karnage, will be titled Systematic Home Run and is due out on January 28, 2019. To celebrate its pending release, we at Svbterranean bring you an exclusive stream of the album’s sixth track, “The Almighty Rektos”, in all of its frantic, dissonant glory. Fans of Me and Him Call It Us, The Chariot, and the entirety of the spastic metalcore scene of the early 2000s will want to take note.
Check out the track below along with the album’s track listing. Continue Reading
Barely two months after the release of their debut EP, Towing Heads, mathgrind duo Fawn Limbs (ex-Commit Suicide, Psyopus, et al) are set to release a follow-up EP titled Languor on November 16 via Drylands. In anticipation of its release we have partnered with the band to bring you the exclusive premiere of the EP’s opening track, “Marrow Compound”, and its accompanying music video. Guitarist/bassist/vocalist Eeli Helin said the following of the new single and video: Continue Reading
In Svbterranean’s Album Dissections, artists break down the construction and/or lyrical themes of their records track by track.
Grindcore/death metal/math metal hybrids Graven have officially released their new EP, Heirs of Discord, via Negative Grade Records. With former members of Swarm of the Lotus and Burnt By the Sun at the helm, listeners should expect the most intense, cerebral beatings imaginable. To celebrate the release, we invite the members of Graven to participate in our Album Dissections column. Continue reading to see what each member had to say about the creation of Heirs of Discord track-by-track. Continue Reading
Noise Trail Immersion unleash meticulously constructed chaos and suffocating atmospheres on their sophomore full-length album, Symbology of Shelter. Continue Reading
Graven return after a five-year hiatus and deliver 30 minutes worth of disfigured, heart-stopping mathgrind on their new EP release, Heirs of Discord. Continue Reading
Extreme music is an odd and fickle thing, constantly changing and moving through various trends and phases, constantly picking one subgenre has it’s acceptable choice to get in to the group, before slowly fading them into the background of life when it becomes apparent. You then name drop the band, letting people know that you knew and liked a certain band and a certain type of music before it was cool, making you cool for a time, until ultimately that band falls behind the curve, leaving you to find another band and another subgenre to exploit for selfish gains. I mention this because we are all guilty of it, and at the same time, it is the way we expand as people, learning about new ideas and bands, and help to create cornerstones for what we create ourselves. Continue Reading
With their emphasis on jazz phrasing, chaotic rhythm shifts, and dueling, squalling vocals, Baltimore’s NoiSays is yet another newer band helping to modernize the sassy mathcore sounds of the MySpace era. On October 17, the Maryland quintet will release their self-titled debut via Dark Trail Records. Balancing between dissonance and infectious melodies, NoiSays‘ forthcoming record will have you trying to fit into those tight jeans and befriending Tom all over again. Continue Reading