Torche – Restarter

Torche are in an enviable place popularly, critically, and musically. Their brand of sludgy, stoner metal fused with sugary vocal and guitar hooks have placed them in an exceedingly likable sweet spot. They’re one of the few bands to reliably garner positive attention across the spectrum of indie, alternative, and…

Rosetta: A Visual Update

Rosetta are a band known for their melancholic brand of post-metal. The walls of guitars create the chaos. The bass and drums form a union that brings with it forces equivalent to that of a runaway car careening towards the divider on a busy interstate. The tortured vocals of Michael…

Hey! Listen To Southgate!

Simplicity is one of the most underrated aspects of music. Being able to take a minimal amount of sound and turn it into a fully-fledged experience is a true virtue, and it takes a lot of talent to pull it off well. Notable examples in this category include Russian Circles…

Melechesh Now Streaming New Record, Enki

Hailing from Jerusalem, Israel (and Amsterdam currently), Melechesh have returned with their sixth LP entitled Enki which is set for a March 10th release. The band and Nuclear Blast Records have decided to go ahead and let fans check out the album in its entirety with an exclusive YouTube stream!…

Killer Be Killed Kill Soundwave Festival In First Ever Live Performance

Supergroups! What’s the deal with them? I honestly don’t know, as most of them are disappointed to say the least (I’m looking at you, Adrenaline Mob). However, the rare gem does present itself and Killer Be Killed is a fine example. Consisting of Greg Puciato (The Dillinger Escape Plan), Juan Montoya (MonstrO),  Max Cavalera…