Death’s Door – August 2018

Greetings, my Hellions. Welcome to another installment of Death’s Door. There’s no point in the typical pleasantries. This place is so covered in blood from the absolutely insane amount of deadly death metal released this month that we may not ever be able to clean it. So grab a bone throne and get cozy. You have hours of listening ahead of you.

Editors’ Picks – August 2018

August sucks, OK? Even more than its slightly-less evil twin July, August is just a mess. Weather sucks all over and the oppressiveness of summer reaches its true heights. There are days where I almost feel like it’s always been summer and will always be summer, just sun and sun never-ending (and…

Release Day Roundup – 8/3/18

Each month, we always seem to come to the same conclusion when it comes to our Editors’ Picks column: Friday release days open the floodgates and unleash a seemingly endless stream of quality new music. But while some of our Editors and Contributors sit down gleefully each week to dive into this newly stocked treasure…

Weeping Birth – The Crushed Harmony

“What’s in a name?” Juliet asks in Act 2, Scene 2, of Romeo & Juliet, Shakespeare’s seminal tale of the dangers of reckless love, questioning the value of any particular piece of nomenclature. Although the exploration of language is certainly welcome, the question goes unanswered, and we’re left wondering: what…

PHOTOS: Cryptopsy, Disgorge, Erimha, Soreption, The Convalescence—May 17th, 2015 @ Revolution, Amityville, NY

If you’re into technical death metal, grind, slam, deathcore, etc, then this tour is for you. Cryptopsy’s The “Back To The US 2015” Tour hit Long Island’s own Revolution Bar and Music Hall in Amityville on May 17th, 2015, and it consisted of The Convalescence, Soreption, Erimha, Disgorge and of…