Review: “The Bitter End” by Dark Hand

Recorded at Exodian Studios and mastered by Phil Pluskota (King Conquer, Misery Signals, Beyond Deviation) at Sonic Assault Studios, “The Bitter End” marks the first burnt offering from Dark Hand, a Deathcore outfit hailing from Western North Carolina. Comprising vocalist Tyler Hall, guitarist Zach Russell, drummer Adam Freshcorn and bassist Zack Reuther, they have a

Playthrough: “Plenty” from Northlane!

What happens when Northlane stickman Nic Pettersen gets locked in a recording studio? The playthrough videos start to flow. Filmed an edited by Kim Quint with audio mixed by Chris Blancato, the latest of those finds him nailing a performance of “Plenty” from the bands current album “Obsidian” while using a kit that features his

NEWS: Depressed Mode awake the dead once more!

Having made their way out of the wilderness with a “Decade of Silence” last year, Finnish Doom Metal act Depressed Mode have shared a second single since in “Dead & Living“. It was the one new track recorded alongside three unreleased re-recordings that was set to form an EP titled “Words Of Death“, however the

Documentary: Ingested on Bus Invaders!

It’s that time of the week again! The latest episode of the iconic Digital Tour Bus series Bus Invaders finds Manchester Death Metal merchants Ingested on “The Pain Remains” tour with Lorna Shore, Angelmaker, Ov Sulfur and Aborted as the bands arrived at the Bottom Lounge in Chicago Illinois. Vocalist Jason Evans takes us for

NEWS: Infected Rain prepare live album for April!

It was only ever a matter of time before the previously live streamed performance otherwise known as “The Devil’s Dozen” from Moldova’s finest export Infected Rain materialised once again as a full blown live album, Blu-ray or DVD package and Napalm Records have announced that the date will be 14th April. If you missed it

NEWS: Drain announce Living Proof with evil new single!

Recorded by Taylor Young (Twitching Tongues, Rotting Out, Terror) at The Pit and Studio 606, the long awaited follow up to “California Cursed” from Hardcore homewreckers Drain will arrive on 5th May via Epitaph Records. It comprises ten fresh cuts including 2021 single “Watch You Burn” and one released today in “Evil Finds Light” which

NEWS: Eight marks the spot for Dope?!

That’s right, the eighth new single “Dead World” has emerged from Industrial Nu-Metal Dope as they appear hellbent on waterfall releasing every single track from “Blood Money Part 0” before 24th February when the whole album will be available in either physical edition for as a digital download free here. The album comprises thirteen new

NEWS: Mortalus search for the fixxxer?

Having opened their account for their next album “We Are Human” with a music video for “Intended Victims“, Little Rock Arkansas Heavy Metal trio Mortalus have released a stream of “The FiXX” to tempt us still further. Fronted by the Category 5 hurricane known as “Metal” Michelle Gann the trio have a vast sphere of

Review: “Aphelic Ascent” by AD Omega

Since they were born to this Earth on barren ground in 2019 Italian Avant-garde Dissonant Black Metal duo AD Omega have been nothing short of prolific, releasing a trio of EPs and now with “Aphelic Ascent“, two full length albums in five years. The work of multi-instrumentalist Noktvrnal (vocals, guitars, bass, synth) and drummer Vindur