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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Thera Roya Posts Full “Stone And Skin” Album

Progressive sludge metal band Thera Roya is now streaming new album “Stone and Skin” online in full, which will be released worldwide on Friday. Check it out below.

Formed in 2012, Thera Roya has rapidly ascended the ranks of the underground metal world, becoming known for a grandiose sound and otherworldly soundscapes all steeped in the influence of Neurosis and Isis.

1. Saffron
2. Egypts Light
3. Dream of Arrakis
4. Hume & Ivey
5. Solitude
6. The Stream
7. Phaedrus Revealed

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Wows Streaming Full New “Aion” Album

Italian atmospheric post/doom metal band Wows is out this week with new album “Aion.” Taking influence from Pelican, Tool and Neurosis, Wows is able to create a highly atmospheric and complex album, that can be heard in full below or picked up at this location. The album’s track listing is as follows:

1. Alexithymia
2. Chakpori
3. Nemesi
4. Alaska
5. Path of Decay
6. Riwka
7. Hades
8. Abraxas

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Ex-Pantera And Down Frontman Phil Anselmo Covers Celtic Frost’s “The Usurper” With Child Bite

Child Bite premieres its cover of the Celtic Frost track “The Usurper”, taken from the upcoming 12” titled “Morbid Tales: A Tribute To Celtic Frost”, which will be released on November 13th via Corpse Flower Records. The song features ex-Pantera and Down frontman Phil Anselmo on vocals and is one of numerous Celtic Frost covers done by bands such as Municipal Waste, Hayward (feat. Scott Kelly and Jason Roeder of Neurosis) and many more.

You can now check out “The Usurper” below.

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Bands In Vans: June 5th, 2015

The roadside madness continues! Support live music!   ABSTRACTER: 6/23/2015 The Knockout – San Francisco, CA 8/13/2015 Hemlock Tavern – San Francisco, CA 8/14-16/2015 Oakland Metro Operahouse – Oakland, CA @ Deadfest 8/16/2015 942 Gilman – Berkeley, CA 10/15-18/2015 Southwest Terror Fest – Tucson, AZ AGALLOCH Serpens In Cvlmination Western Hemisphere Tour MMXV w/ Helen […]

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NEUROSIS To Embark On Their Most Extensive Stateside Tour In Over Fifteen Years This Summer

As their thirtieth anniversary nears, NEUROSIS will be hitting the road in their most extensive touring of the North American continent in over fifteen years this Summer, the announcement falling as the dust still settles on Baltimore following their crushing performance at this year’s Maryland Deathfest. Not since prior to the turn of the millennium […]

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NEUROSIS Confirms Performance At Heavy Montréal This August; Band Prepares To Invade Maryland Deathfest

Today, NEUROSIS confirms the band’s invitation to perform at this year’s upcoming installment of the massive Heavy Montréal Festival, in Montréal, Quebec. NEUROSIS is one of the latest acts to be confirmed for Heavy Montréal, having just been announced alongside the likes of The Devin Townsend Project, Sanctuary, Obscura, Cattle Decapitation, Revocation and more, joining […]

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NEUROSIS Announces Trio Of Year-End California Performances

NEUROSIS has just confirmed three more shows for 2014, set to take place during the final days of the year in California. While the members of NEUROSIS currently reside in numerous areas of the country, the Bay Area will forever remain the land of the band’s origin, and to commemorate one of their most active […]

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Neurosis Announces Final Tour Dates Of The Year

Neurosis just confirmed three more shows for 2014, set to take place during the final days of the year in California. While the members of Neurosis currently reside in numerous areas of the country, the Bay Area will forever remain the land of the band’s origin.

The first of the year-end live run will see Neurosis playing at The Observatory in Orange County’s Santa Ana on Monday, December 29th.

The next two evenings — Tuesday, December 30th and Wednesday the 31st — will see the band back in native Bay Area lands, with two consecutive shows at the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco.

Supporting Neurosis on all three of these headlining shows will be an incredibly diverse and destructive lineup, including Portland’s morose d-beat hardcore icons, Tragedy, San Diego-based industrial drone man/machine act, Author & Punisher, and San Francisco’s sludge/noise rock outfit, Kowloon Walled City.

11/19-23/2014 Bestia Festival – Mexico City, MX w/ The Ex, Monogatari
12/29/2014 The Conservatory – Santa Ana, CA w/ Tragedy, Author & Punisher, Kowloon Walled City
12/30/2014 Great American Music Hall – San Francisco, CA w/ Tragedy, Author & Punisher
12/31/2014 Great American Music Hall – San Francisco, CA w/ Tragedy, Author & Punisher
5/24/2015 Maryland Deathfest – Baltimore, MD w/ Amorphis, Anaal Nathrakh, Goatsnake, Primordia

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NEUROSIS, UFOMAMMUT, YOB: Three Key Neurot Recordings Artists To Perform At Maryland Deathfest XIII

Neurot Recordings is proud to have three major acts from their expansive family of acts confirmed to perform at Maryland Deathfest XIII, the annual festival once again set to take over Baltimore from May 21st to May 24th, with NEUROSIS, UFOMAMMUT and YOB joining the list of more than eighty bands to perform at the […]

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