New Gorgasm!

Gorgasm are finally making a follow up to the brutal death heavy hitter that was the 2003 release Masticate to Dominate. Their new album, titled Orgy of Murder is set to be released February 25th, and you can hear the sixth track “Exhibit of Repugnance” off it above for a…

Manticora – Safe

Manticora Safe 01. In the Abyss of Desperation 02. Silence the Freedom 03. Complete 04. From the Pain of Loss (I Learned About the Truth) 05. A Lake That Drained 06. Carrion Eaters 07. Safe [Nightmare Records | 10/12/10] Three years since the release of The Black Circus: Part 2,…

Church Is Fucking Metal

And here’s why: There is some SERIOUS moshing going on there. We’ve got all the usual ingredients: violent headbanging; jumping up and down on the spot; two-stepping; people trying to start circle pits; and, um…dressing gowns? I think I even spotted some poping and locking towards the end – fuck…

Haste The Day Are Calling It A Day

Is this the last in a long list of bands that have called it quits in 2010? Haste the Day are putting an end to their run as a band, pretty much to the tune of, “That’ll do, pig. That’ll do.” Here’s the official statement: “This is a very difficult…

Best of British: Esoteric

Today’s offering comes from Birmingham (pronounced ‘Birmingum’)-based doom troupe Esoteric. I’m only just becoming aware of the UK’s sludgier scene, and Esoteric’s name was put forward to me by a dude from my home town because, well, he’s the drummer. Best played at loud volumes to get the full effect.…