Stoned Monkey signs worldwide deal with Argonauta Records

Born in Varese, Italy, in 2017, Sludge ‘n Doom Noise rockers Stoned Monkey have signed a worldwide record deal with Argonauta Records! Mesmerizing atmospheres, high pitched amplifiers, heavy soundwalls and a strong scent of the weed distinguish the experience on a Stoned Monkey trip: An unmistakable Sludge timbre mixed with the rhythmic-sonorous intensity by influences such as Doom and noisy Stoner Rock.

Crows release new music video for “Wednesday’s Child”

Off the back of supporting IDLES on their sell-out UK tour and the release of their acclaimed debut album “Silver Tongues” on Balley Records, Crows release the final video from “Silver Tongues” today in the form of “Wednesday’s Child”.

A wide-scale production on the theme of possession, it only accelerates the song’s intensity even further, with the director Sam Taylor saying the following about his involvement:

NYOS release music video for second single “Mutante”

Now is the time to dive into some very special soundscapes like you have probably never experienced from a 2-piece band before, as the Finnish noisy instrumental duo NYOS returns with their fourth album “Now.”!

Today the loop-driven band is premiering a brand new music video for the song “Mutante”, created by NYOS’ guitarist Tom Brooke.

Crows to release debut full-length album “Silver Tongues” on March 22ndnd 2019

London’s Crows were today announced as the latest signing to Balley Records (IDLES, Heavy Lungs, Lice) and will deliver their long-awaited debut album “Silver Tongues” on March 22nd, 2019.

Joe Talbot said the following of his decision to sign Crows to his Balley Records label:

Mantar release official “Seek + Forget” video

Monstrous black/doom/punk chimaera Mantar have released the official video for another brand new song off of the band's new album, “The Modern Art of Setting Ablaze”, which is set to be unleashed on August 24th, 2018, via Nuclear Blast.

Check out the video for “Seek + Forget” below.

The album (as well as accompanying merchandise) is now available for pre-order in various formats including Limited Edition Digipack CD and coloured vinyl, here.

Mantar announce November/December European co-headlining tour with Skeletonwitch

Monstrous black/doom/punk chimera Mantar are stoked to announce that they will be hitting the UK for three tour dates this winter, as part of a co-headline full European run with blackened metallers Skeletonwitch.

Also accompanying the gruesome twosome on the road as support will be Evil Invaders and Deathrite.

Hanno of Mantar states:

Mantar release music video for first single “Age of the Absurd”

Monstrous black/doom/punk chimaera Mantar have released the first single off of the band's new album, “The Modern Art of Setting Ablaze”, which is set to be unleashed on August 24th, 2018, via Nuclear Blast.

Stated singer/guitarist Hanno: “We decided to keep the video simple. Set up, play, destroy - pretty much exactly what we do all the time anyway. The song itself is a hard-line in your face kinda thing, so we thought we'd just show the band playing to point out our strengths. Some people claim that we turn into quite ugly animals while performing, so we decided to feature this flattering accusation. Enjoy!”...