Call Of The Void – Ageless

It takes time and effort to follow up a really great album. Thankfully for themselves, and fans alike, Denver’s Call Of The Void did not rush in to writing the follow up to the pretty stellar Dragged Down A Dead End Path. Ageless is the bands newest release through Relapse…

PHOTOS: Downfall of Gaia, Bandit—January 23rd, 2015 @ The Pariah, Philadelphia, PA & February 6th, 2015 @ Red Line Tap, Chicago, IL

s many of you know, we were privileged enough to sponsor the latest tour from seminal black/doom/sludge metal act Downfall of Gaia. Though they may not have been able to grasp the throat of the States, their reach has proliferated their name to a point where they will surely return,…

Torche Are ‘Undone’ With Releasing More Restarter Tracks (Including ‘Restarter’)

If you’ve been paying close enough attention, you can now hear half of Torche’s soon-to-be-released album Restarter. First there was ‘Minions,’ then ‘Annihilation Affair,’ then ‘Loose Men,’ and now, courtesy of Alt Press, the short and sweet ‘Undone,’ as well as the album’s long eponymous closing track, courtesy of Stereogum (also featuring a…

You Won’t Soon ‘Forget’ This New Royal Thunder Track

Atlanta’s Royal Thunder are an underrated gem of a band that doesn’t get mentioned enough in underground metal circles. Their 2012 album CVI was an exceptional and infectious exercise in some sort of classic rock-meets-sludge endeavor, and I’ve been eagerly awaiting their follow-up. Thankfully, we won’t have to wait much longer because the band…