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
Georgian doom trio Negative Wall (ex-Hallows Eve) are set to release their debut album, Gammagelu, via Black Doomba Records with a tentative release date of February 8, 2019. The forthcoming infectious and massive sounding record will feature three doom metal sci-fi tales and a cover of Electric Wizard‘s “Torquemada 71”. In anticipation of its release, we at Svbterranean bring you the exclusive promo video premiere of one of the aforementioned doom metal sci-fi tales, “Hybrid Genus Serpentis”. Continue Reading
Armed with corrosive tones and an endless supply of abrasive riffs,Warp and Weft‘s brand of noise metal was practically made for ripping faces off. Taking cues from early noise rock/metal acts such as Today Is the Day, as well as modern practitioners like KEN mode, Warp and Weft‘s sound features all of the dissonance and chaos extreme music weirdos can handle. 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
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
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Back in May, Denver mathcore trio Kenaima took a quick break from their spring tour to record their previously-unreleased, off-kilter single “Letter of Resignation”. Recorded live at GPMR Studios in Kansas City, “Letter of Resignation” is a proper follow-up to the band’s chaotic 2017 release, Haste. With all of its jagged rhythms and dissonant guitar freakouts, “Letter of Resignation” will more than satisfy fans of spastic, seizure-inducing metal. 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
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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.
Bay Area progressive death metallers Anisoptera are set to release their full-length debut, Spawn of Odonata, next Friday, September 14. Brimming with bludgeoning groove and dizzying complexity, Anisoptera‘s forthcoming album will satisfy fans of Decrepit Birth, Spawn of Possession, and those who just like their death metal overwhelmingly heavy. In anticipation of its release, we at Svbterranean bring you a stream of their new single, “Ammonite”. Though it is one of the band’s oldest tracks, it was given a brutal facelift for the upcoming LP. If you’re looking to get smashed to pieces, look no further.
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