crust punk

Tau Cross to release new studio album “Messengers of Deception” on August 9th 2019

Multinational punk/metal collective Tau Cross returns with their immersive third full-length titled “Messengers of Deception”, coming on August 9th, 2019, via Relapse Records.

Tau Cross features Amebix bassist/frontman Rob “The Baron” Miller, Voivod drummer Michel “Away” Langevin, and members of cult crust outfits Misery and War//Plague.
 

Martyrdöd releases music video for new single “Helveteslarm”

Swedish crust punk/metal outfit Martyrdöd has issued an official video for “Helveteslarm”, the new single from the band’s impending seventh album, “Hexhammaren”, set for release in North America through Southern Lord on May 10th, 2019.
 
As with prior Martyrdöd works, the recording of “Hexhammaren” was handled by Fredrik Nordström at Studio Fredman (Wolfpack, At The Gates, In Flames) in Gothenburg, Sweden.
 

Darkthrone to release new studio album “Old Star” on May 31st 2019

The legendary Norwegian longstanding partnership of Fenriz and Ted “Nocturno Culto” Skjellum, Darkthrone, return with their first studio album since 2016’s hugely popular “Arctic Thunder”, in the shape of “Old Star”.

With a mastery and endless dedication to the art of the riff, the Norwegian legends cut through 6 new epic tracks, taking in the best of the old school of heavy & extreme metal plus a large dose of doom-laden riffing, & channelling it through the grime of the underground.

Neolithic to release new self-titled EP on April 12th 2019

Baltimore, Maryland-based extreme metal outfit Neolithic - founded by current members of Putrisect and former members of Swarm Of The Lotus, Pulling Teeth, Old Lines, Ruiner, and more - prepares their eponymous new EP for independent release in April.

With contempt and resentment coursing through its entirety, Neolithic delivers five new tracks from the ominous quartet. The lead track “Myopia” has been posted for streaming and preorders are now available.
 

Martyrdöd to release new studio album “Hexhammaren” on May 10th 2019

Swedish crust metal punks Martyrdöd have released “Cashless Society”, the first single from their impending seventh studio album, “Hexhammaren”, which is set for release on May 10th, 2019, via Century Media Records and on May 25h, 2019, through Southern Lord, in North America.
 
Martyrdöd reveals about the “Cashless Society” single: “This track came about from riffs that spoke "käng". The result is way more metal than expected which made us really excited. Play it loud!”..

Snake Tongue release new music video for “Corrupted Beat”

Snake Tongue have their second single and video for “Corrupted Beat” from their upcoming EP “No Escape - No Excuse”. The band will release their new EP on February 15th, 2019.

The band have toured Europe and Mexico since the release of their debut album “Raptors Breath” (The Sign Records 2016). Snake Tongue will release their new EP on vinyl and will soon return to the roads.

Watch the new video below.

Bellrope to release debut album “You Must Relax” on February 22nd 2019

Exile On Mainstream confirms the February release of “You Must Relax”, the debut album by Germany’s high-volume doom dealers, Bellrope, the band which has ascended from the ashes of Black Shape Of Nexus.

Raised on a diet of doom, noise, and crust punk, thriving in the international DIY/squat communities, Bellrope is a band who dubs their sound as, “the total absence of tonal sanity”.

Snake Tongue to release new EP “No Escape No Excuse” on February 15th 2019

Snake Tongue have just released their new single “Derailed”. The first single from the upcoming EP “No Escape No Excuse” that follows on from their debut album “Raptors Breath”.
 
Snake Tongue didn’t spare any brutality on this four track EP crafting a much rawer and crude recording done by Seth Norder (Witchery / Nekrokraft).