PHOTOS: Psychostick, Downtown Brown, URIZEN, Game Genie, Alibi Untold—May 13th, 2015 @ Mojoe’s, Joliet, IL

Tempe, Arizona’s mighty and hilarious Psychostick were proud to wrap up a second leg in honor of their 2014 album Revenge of the Vengeance. With their friends in Detroit rock/funk/metal outfit Downtown Brown and the super theatrical URIZEN from Fort Worth, Texas, the bands have been blazing a path across…

“Drummer” Weakest Link in Fan Footage of First Official Agoraphobic Nosebleed Show at MDF

Maryland Deathfest has proven itself to be the greatest North American extreme metal festival year after year, with a consistently stellar lineup complete with a multitude of exclusive performances from disbanded, foreign or typically non-touring acts. This year was no different, as Agoraphobic Nosebleed appeared onstage for their first ever live-performance, of which…

Xibalba Release Video For “Guerrilla”

California’s purveyors of hardcore death sludge Xibalba have released a video for ‘Guerrilla’, the second track from Tierra Y Libertad, which was released this past January via Southern Lord Records. The video comes exclusively from the folks over at Lambgoat, and was directed, shot, and edited by Shawn Skadburg and…

Feared Streaming New Album “Synder”

Melodeath fans rejoice! Swedish band Feared are streaming their fifth album, Synder, in full. First, a confession – outside of lead guitarist Ola Englund’s YouTube exploits, I am not particularly familiar with Feared’s back catalog, if at all really. On first listen, however, the clean guitar passage that composes Synder’s first few seconds belies the…