Singapore grindcore outfit Wormrot have announced they will embark on a short North American headlining run. The upcoming trek will begin in Brooklyn on May 24 and will conclude in Montclair, New Jersey on June 3. Ithaca, New York-based powerviolence act Escuela will be providing support on select dates. The tour flyer can be seen after the break.
Not familiar with Marijannah? Well, that would be because they’re a new act out of Singapore that is comprised of members of Wormrot, The Caulfield Cult and Abolition AD. That is one hell of a pedigree, as each of these bands range all the way across the spectrum of music. Rocking post-hardcore/emo, sludgy doom and vicious grindcore merging spectacularly into one psychedelic stoner rock act that I’m loving. Check out the bands first track “Snakecharmer” below! Continue Reading
For whatever my opinion is worth (which probably isn’t much), I think this year has been quite an incredible one for heavy music. Some long-awaited returns, some exceptional grind, some progressive masterpieces, and some pretty substantial EPs, to say the least. Here are my top 20 picks for the best releases of 2016.
Singapore grind act Wormrot are making a return, grinding our faces off the only way they know how. I’m beyond excited for this release and I can’t wait to hear all 20 songs in 17 minutes worth of grind. The new album, Voices, will be released through Earache Records on October 14th 2016. Listen to the track after the jump!