Attila Frontman’s Stay Sick Recordings Label Signs Sleep Waker

Attila frontman Chris Fronzak’s Stay Sick Recordings have signed self-proclaimed “dark hardcore” unit, Sleep Waker. Below you can watch the outfit’s video for their song “Turnaround“.

Sleep Waker will be out touring this summer supported by The Northern. Below’s where the run will stop:

07/02 La Crosse, WI – The Warehouse
07/04 Wichita, KS – Omar’s Kitchen
07/05 Pueblo, CO – The Rainbow
07/06 Salt Lake City, UT – The Loading Dock
07/08 Kennewick, WA – Eagles 2485
07/12 Cupertino, CA – X Bar
07/13 Pomona, CA – PBW
07/14 WaterFlow, NM – The Kill Floor
07/15 Albuquerque, NM – Raptor House
07/16 El Paso, TX – RockHouse
07/17 San Antonio, TX – Jack Rabbit
07/18 Denton, TX – Killer’s Tacos
07/19 Joplin, MO – Blackthorn
07/20 Moline, IL – Bierstube

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Sleep in Heads Posts Teaser For Debut Album “On The Air”

Formed in 2015, Kyiv, Ukraine’s atmospheric prog metal rockers SLEEP IN HEADS are unleashing their debut full-length album “On the Air” on March 1, 2018 via Noizr.

Leading up to its release, the band has posted an album teaser, which can be heard below:

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Fistula Announce Split Releases With Come To Grief And -(16)- As Part Of Ongoing Seven-Inch Series

In celebration of their impending twentieth anniversary, Ohio sludgecore veterans Fistula will release the first wave of an ongoing split seven-inch series. Slated to drop on December 15th via Patac Records, the first splits find Fistula sharing wax space with sludge stalwarts Come To Grief and -(16)-.

The band’s split with Come To Grief features two original unreleased tracks and will be available in three colors of vinyl as well as an extremely limited “cassingle.” On the second split, -(16)- covers “Complications” by Killing Joke while Fistula covers “Mongoloid” by Devo. This release will also be available in three color variants. Fistula will unleash four more splits with Hemdale, Bloodsick, Fister, and one final band to be announced at a later date. Additionally, the bandwill issue a vinyl version of 2016’s Longing For Infection with a bonus etched seven-inch from the recording session. Details to be announced in the coming weeks.

1. Fistula/Come To Grief Track Listing:

A1 Come To Grief – Take Me In My Sleep
B1 Fistula – Contusion

2. Fistula/-(16)- Track Listing:
A1 -(16)- – Complications (Killing Joke cover)
B1 Fistula – Mongoloid (Devo cover)

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Greyfell Unveil Cover Artwork Of Upcoming New Album “Horsepower”

French Doom mongers Greyfell reveal cover artwork and track listing of their forthcoming album “Horsepower”. An introductory teaser is available streaming below.

Equally influenced by violence and hypnosis, Greyfell doom sonorities are able to blend Black Metal, Psych and Hardcore echoes, drawing influences from the sonic heavyweights like Type O Negative, Sleep and Kickback, with a sound that proves to be celestial, telluric and all around massive.

Greyfell “Horsepower” will be released on CD by Argonauta Records and available from January 12th, 2017.

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Atala To Release New Album “Labyrinth of Ashmedai” January 26, 2018

After years of turning heads in the subterranean metal scene, Twentynine Palms, CA-based sludge/doom metal group Atala are rising above with the release of their most confident album yet – the full-length crusher Labyrinth of Ashmedai – out January 26, 2018 via Salt of the Earth Records.

onjuring grit-laced sludge inspired by their barren and often oppressive desert backdrop, ATALA grips the listener with reflective, crushing doom atmospheres dripping with stoner rock and experimental influences to boot. As with their last record, Shaman’s Path of the Serpent, Labyrinth of Ashmedai was produced by Billy Anderson, recognized for his work with colossal bands such as Sleep, Melvins and Mastodon.

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New Lyric Video “No Savior” Posted By Starkill

Chicago’s Starkill released a new lyric video for the song “No Savior.” The song is taken from the latest effort “Shadow Sleep,” which is available now via Prosthetic Records.

Check it out here:

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Psycho Las Vegas – Las Vegas, NV Aug 18-20

SMNNews will be there… We will report pre, live, daily, and post event… We hope to have a lot to report!!! Check this line up out!! tickets >>> https://psycholv2017.eventbrite.com/ ?? ?? ?? FRIDAY, AUGUST 18TH ?? ?? ?? BRIAN JONESTOWN MASSACRE ?? MULATU ASTAKE ?? MAGMA ?? SLEEP ?? MELVINS ?? WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM […]

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Psycho Las Vegas – Las Vegas, NV Aug 18-20

SMNNews will be there… We will report pre, live, daily, and post event… We hope to have a lot to report!!! Check this line up out!! tickets >>> https://psycholv2017.eventbrite.com/ ?? ?? ?? FRIDAY, AUGUST 18TH ?? ?? ?? BRIAN JONESTOWN MASSACRE ?? MULATU ASTAKE ?? MAGMA ?? SLEEP ?? MELVINS ?? WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM […]

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Siberian Streaming Full “Through Ages Of Sleep” Album

Swedish blackened sludge metal band Siberian is now streaming the entirety of new album “Through Ages of Sleep,” which will be released worldwide tomorrow.

Check out the full stream below. “Through Ages of Sleep” is Siberian’s second theme-based album in their “Age” trilogy. The album is written and based on the dreams of band members Gus Ring, Linus Marron, and Daniel Eklöw during a two year period.

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Starkill Announces North American Tour Dates

Starkill is back to entice North America with killer live shows. Embarking on this crusade is new vocalist Sarah Lynn Collier, who was featured heavily on the bands’ latest record “Shadow Sleep.” Starkill’s Parker Jameson comments:

“Get ready for another four weeks of crushing Starkill material! This is our second headlining tour, but our first as a five-piece band, with Sarah Lynn Collier taking up a bigger vocal role.

“We’ll be playing a noteworthy set consisting of the majority of our most recent album ‘Shadow Sleep,’ as well as the special inclusion of a brand new track from our forthcoming album, which will fully demonstrate the power of our new lineup.”

6/28 Lemoyne, PA – The Champ
6/29 Providence, RI – Fete Music Lounge
6/30 New York, NY – Blackthorn 51
7/1 Peterborough, NH – The Wreck Room
7/2 Quebec City, QC – L’Anti Bar & Spectacles
7/3 Montreal, QC – Piranha Bar
7/4 Toronto, ON – The Coalition
7/5 Detroit, MI – The Token Lounge
7/7 Janesville, WI – The Back Bar
7/9 Winnipeg, MB – The Pyramid Cabaret
7/11 Regina, SK – The Exchange
7/13 Calgary, AB – Dickens
7/14 Edmonton, AB – Brixx
7/15 Vancouver, BC – Pub 340
7/16 Seattle, WA – El Corazon
7/19 Denver, CO – Moon Room
7/20 El Paso, TX – The Rockhouse
7/21 Fort Worth, TX – The Rail Club
7/22 Omaha, NE – Midtown Art
7/23 Chicago, IL – Reggie’s Joint

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