Azusa (Extol, Ex-The Dillinger Escape Plan, Etc.) Premiere “Heart Of Stone”

Azusa debut a second new song from their upcoming debut release, “Heavy Yoke“. You can now stream “Heart Of Stone” from that album below.

Comment Azusa, who feature current and former members of The Dillinger Escape Plan, Extol and Sea + Air, of this newest cut:

“‘Heart Of Stone‘ is one of the more direct and ‘to the point’ tracks on the album. It flirts with the punk/hardcore side of thrash and death metal and still saves room for weirder melodies and unpredictable shifts. Lyrically, this song sums up what the Heavy Yoke album is all about: There is a carnival of contrasts found in every soul, as in life itself. When changes in life bring instability, we’re often driven by negative forces like fear instead of love.”

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Violent Life Violent Death Premiere Pre-Release Full-Album Stream Of Upcoming New Album “Come, Heavy Breath”

North Carolina based Violent Life Violent Death premiere the pre-release full-album stream of the band’s upcoming new album “Come, Heavy Breath”, which will be out in stores this Friday, June 29 via the band’s Big Cartel page, and digital pre-orders are available via Bandcamp, iTunes, and Google Play.

Check out now “Come, Heavy Breath” in its entirety below.

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Violent Life Violent Death Premiere New Song “Lovers/Deceivers” From Upcoming New Album “Come, Heavy Breath”

Violent Life Violent Death premiere a new song titled “Lovers/Deceivers”, taken from their upcoming new album “Come, Heavy Breath”, which will be out in stores June 27.

Check out now “Lovers/Deceivers” below.

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Limb Premiere Pre-Release Full-Album Stream Of Upcoming New Album “Saboteurs of the Sun”

English sludge rockers Limb premiere the pre-release full-album stream of the band’s upcoming new album “Saboteurs of the Sun”, which will be out in stores later today via through New Heavy Sounds.

Check out now “Saboteurs of the Sun” in its entirety below.

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Ecstatic Vision Premiere Pre-Release Full-Album Stream Of Upcoming Covers Album “Under The Influence”

Ecstatic Vision (ex-A Life Once Lost) premiere their soon to be released new covers album, “Under The Influence” in full below. The outing finds them taking on tracks by MC5, Hawkwind and more and will be released later today, via Heavy Psych Sounds Records.

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Count Raven: ‘Storm Warning’ and ‘Destruction Of The Void’ LP and digital re-issues now available via Metal Blade Records

– March 15th, 2018 –

Metal Blade Records is proud to announce a new agreement with Swedish Doom Metal legends Count Raven to release their first four albums on vinyl! Three of them will be available on vinyl for the first time ever!

The series starts on April 27th with the releases of Destruction Of The Void and Storm Warning. Count Raven formed in 1989 and released their debut Storm Warning in 1990. The album made quite a few waves in the Heavy Metal underground. 1992′s Destruction Of The Void established Count Raven in the worldwide Heavy Metal scene as a very unique Doom band, able to deliver sadness and depth in highly emotional and heavy songs.

The Storm Warning vinyl has been out of print for ages while Destruction Of The Void has not yet been available on vinyl at all! Both have been remastered by Patrick W. Engel for the best sound quality possible and include bonus tracks (from the CD re-issues) as well as posters.

See below for an overview of vinyl versions. Pre-order your copies now at IndieMerch, EMP or at our eBay store! Both albums are also available on all digital platforms.

Count Raven – Destruction Of The Void Gatefold-2-LP re-issue:
–180g black vinyl
–burnt sienna orange marbled vinyl (EU exclusive – limited to 500 copies)
–orange-red marbled vinyl (EU exclusive – limited to 300 copies)
–clear pastel rose marbled vinyl (EU exclusive – limited to 200 copies)
–dark maroon marbled vinyl (US exclusive – limited to 200 copies)

Count Raven – Storm Warning Gatefold-2-LP re-issue:
–180g black vinyl
–clear rusty brown marbled vinyl (EU exclusive – limited to 500 copies)
–orange-brown marbled vinyl (EU exclusive – limited to 300 copies)
–clear salmon pink marbled vinyl (EU exclusive – limited to 200 copies)
–clear yellow ochre marbled vinyl (US exclusive – limited to 200 copies)

Count Raven online:
https://www.facebook.com/countravendoom
http://www.metalblade.com/countraven

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Wedge Debut New Music Video “Lucid” From Upcoming New Album “Killing Tongue”

Berlin-based psychedelic stoner rock trio Wedge debut a new video entitled “Lucid”, taken from their upcoming new album “Killing Tongue”, which will be out in stores February 9 via Heavy Psych Sounds.

Check out now “Lucid” below.

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The Body & Full Of Hell Debut New Music Video “Farewell, Man”

A video for a new song from The Body and Full Of Hell‘s latest collaborative album can be streamed below. The music video is for the song “Farewell, Man”. The two bands will release their new outing, “Ascending A Mountain Of Heavy Light” on November 17th through Thrill Jockey Records.

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ACT OF DEFIANCE Lands on International Charts with New Album “Old Scars, New Wounds”

Old Scars, New Wounds, out Now via Metal Blade Records Order Here: www.metalblade.com/actofdefiance ACT OF DEFIANCE – the heavy metal group featuring the veteran talents of Chris Broderick on guitar, Henry Derek on vocals, Shawn Drover on drums and Matt Bachand on bass – released their latest full-length album, Old Scars, New Wounds, just under two weeks ago […]

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CASTLE: Heavy Doom/Metal Unit Announces Stone Thrones West Coast Dates; Endless Graveyard Tour Underway

– an irrepressible combination of 70s doom, NWOBHM, musty-yet-in-your-face production courtesy of famed Neurosis/Melvins producer Billy Anderson, and the smoky, whiskey-stained vocals of Liz Blackwell… – Metal Hammer Heavy doom/metal unit CASTLE — currently in the midst of their Endless Graveyard live takeover — will take to the streets again in November for the west […]

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