post-sludge

Lambs sign worldwide deal with Argonauta Records

Hailing from Cesena, Italy, atmospheric post-metal band Lambs‡ have inked a deal with rising powerhouse label Argonauta Records! Formed in 2013 by founding members of Dementia Senex and Crawling Chaos, the four-piece collective released several EPs and splits to date, followed by European tours alongide acts such as Brujeria, Ancst, Ufomammut and many more.

Dvne signs worldwide deal with RidingEasy Records

Edinburgh, Scotland quintet Dvne have signed to L.A. purveyors of heavy, RidingEasy Records for worldwide release of future recordings.
 
The band also returns to the US this summer to perform at the hugely popular Psycho Las Vegas festival on August 17th.
 
Dvne (pronounced dune) is a 5 piece progressive rock/metal band from Edinburgh Scotland. Founded in 2013, the band was then called Dune in reference to Frank Herbert sci-fi masterpiece of the same name.
 

Pelican share a new track “Cold Hope”

Pelican, the instrumental quartet whose singular vision of heavy music eschews classification, recently announced their first full length in six years and today they’ve released a new song from it along with US and EU additional tour dates.

“Cold Hope”, the second track to be released from “Nighttime Stories”, due out on June 7th, 2019, via Southern Lord Recordings, is an unrepentant crusher imbibed with moments of atramentous psychedelia and arguably the heaviest track on the album.

Pelican to release new studio album “Nighttime Stories” on June 7th 2019

Pelican, the instrumental quartet whose singular vision of heavy music eschews classification, has announced their first full-length in six years, “Nighttime Stories”, is due on June 7th, 2019, via Southern Lord Recordings.

The album’s lead single, “Midnight and Mescaline”, is out now digitally and hitting stores as a 7" with exclusive B-side track “Darkness on the Stairs” as a Record Store Day exclusive this weekend. Listne to it below.
 

Amenra announces unique acoustic set in London on May 2nd 2019

Expanding on their ever surprising and always challenging sound and live presentation, Amenra will be playing an unique acoustic set a few days before they headline Desertfest.

Taking place at London’s Bush Hall the performance extends the celebration of Amenra’s 20th anniversary and their ethereal heaviness in all it’s forms. Get tickets here.
 

Pelican to release new 7inch “Midnight and Mescaline” on April 13th 2019

Pelican, the instrumental quartet whose singular vision of heavy music eschews classification, is set to release their first new music in six years, “Midnight and Mescaline”, via a two-song 7" on Southern Lord coming as an indie exclusive on Record Store Day (April 13th, 2019).

The band’s penchant for commanding live performances will be apparent when they head out for a run of US tour dates this June, accompanied by Midwestern masters of thunderous slowgaze Cloakroom.
 

Gutlocker release music video for “Bitter Memory”

UK sludge merchants, Gutlocker, hurl out menacing stoner thrash grooves and asylum escape vocals that merge with eerie dynamics and a hardcore grit.

The groove metallers unleash their new EP, “Cry Havoc!”, on April 20th, 2018.

Prior to this, the riff slingers have just dropped the video for “Bitter Memory” - watch it below.

Ever since their birth, Gutlocker have destroyed stages throughout England with their face-melting concoction of groove metal laced with gnarly noise.

Abraham to release new studio album “Look, Here Comes the Dark!” on May 11th 2018

Abraham emerged from the flourishing Swiss music scene of the past decade. During their now eight years of existence and through festivals and tours supporting the likes of Cult Of Luna and The Ocean, the band has forged their reputation as one of the leading post metal bands in Europe — but their newest offering, “Look, Here Comes The Dark!”, is truly something more in every imaginable regard: intensity, conceptuality, ferocity, delivery, obsession, depth, length, darkness, madness…