post-sludge

Pinewalker to release debut album “Migration” on September 6th 2019

Salt Lake City, Utah-based quintet Pinewalker is preparing to release their sprawling debut album, “Migration”. Completed for release in early September, the album boasts a cathartic concept, an homage to loved ones lost to cancer, delivered through a crushing display of thundering, groove-heavy doom/sludge metal. The album’s details including preorders and the first single, “Bone Collector”, have been posted.
 

Cranial to release new studio album “Alternate Endings” on September 27th 2019

Sludge metal heavyweights Cranial return with their sophomore album, “Alternate Endings”, to be released on September 27th, 2019, by capable Moment of Collapse Records! Risen from the ashes of almighty Omega Massif, Cranial took the best ingredients, created their own sound and developed it even further. Powerful and earth shattering, apocalyptic and destructive, melodies as uplifting as they are depressive - once again the band pushed themselves forward and refined their songwriting.

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.