Norilsk – The Idea of North

You are trudging through the cold snow, blinding light beating onto your brow from the white crystalline expanse stretching out around you forever. There are small icicles hanging from your clothes. Every breath taken brings the agony of a cold so strong, so omnipresent, that it shreds your lungs. You sigh,…

The Colour Line Sign To Basick Records

In 2013, we introduced our new free compilation series with Heavy Comp Is Heavy: Volume One. It was a good blend of genres we enjoy here at Heavy Blog, but it contained a handful of up-and-coming hardcore bands from the UK. Since then, one of our favorite indie labels Basick…

‘Run Home’ Again For The Full Version Of And So I Watch You From Afar’s New Lead Track

No, you are not experiencing déjà vu. Yes, we did already cover the release of the track ‘Run Home,’ which leads off the kinetic Belfast post-math-rock group And So I Watch You From Afar’s upcoming album, Heirs. Apparently the version that was premiered over at DIY Magazine though was not the full album version.…

New Deftones Expected To Be Unveiled In Fall

Deftones are easily one of the most consistently fantastic bands in the metal/rock world. The band have evolved from one of the purveyors of nu-metal to one of the coolest alternative metal and experimental bands out there. They’ve experimented with trip-hop, post-rock, groove metal, and all things in between. But…

Former Trivium Drummer Nick Augusto Joins Orbweaver; New Album in the Works

Today in news we never thought would happen, psychedelic death metal outfit Orbweaver have announced that former Trivium drummer Nick Augusto will be joining their ranks and performing on their first full-length album, due out later this year. Check out more info after the jump! Although it seems unusual that Augusto would go from…