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Deadsmoke and Tons announce March 2019 European Tour

Down-tuned monolithic guitar riffs scraping the soil down to the core of the earth; slow, hypnotic and dissonant cadences recall the eternal need for isolation and the atavistic fear of nothingness.

Your soul will be burned, and smoke is what remains after a memorable show on this exciting tour: Heavy Psych Sounds Records & Bookings proud to get heavy weights Deadsmoke on the road this March!

Downfall Of Gaia releases music video for new single “We Pursue the Serpent of Time”

February 8th sees Downfall Of Gaia release their new album, “Ethic of Radical Finitude”!

In anticipation of this release, Downfall Of Gaia have now launched a video for the second single, “We Pursue the Serpent of Time”, which can be viewed below.
 

Gypsy Chief Goliath to release new studio album “Masters of Space and Time” on February 22nd 2019

Ontario’s stoner metal heavyweights Gypsy Chief Goliath have signed with legendary German based record label Kozmik Artifactz. The label proudly announces that the band’s massive fourth full-length recording, “Masters of Space and Time”, will see worldwide release on February 22nd, 2019. The album art, track listing, and more have been issued.
 

CHRCH announces February 2019 US Tour with Un

Sacramento doom conjurors CHRCH will bring their psalms to stages again this February on a five-date West Coast tour with Seattle’s Un. The journey runs from February 17th through February 21st and follows the band’s recent trek with Yob and Acid King.

Additionally, the band will appear on the first annual Psycho Smokeout fittingly set to take place on Saturday, April 20th at the bi-level Catch One nightclub. CHRCH will appear alongside the likes of Elder, Monolord, Belzebong, and many others. See all confirmed dates below.
 

Mantar announces Spring 2019 European Headlining Tour

After a highly successful live run this winter, German two-headed black/death/punk/doom chimera, Mantar, have announced to tour Europe again in Spring 2019 in support of their globally acclaimed third album, “The Modern Art of Setting Ablaze”.

European Tour Dates 2019:
27/03/19 DE - Göttingen (Musa)
28/03/19 DE - Augsburg (Kantine)
29/03/19 DE - Cham (LA)
30/03/19 DE - Annaberg-Buchholz (Alte Brauerei)
05/04/19 DE - Marburg - KFZ*
12/04/19 DE - Dortmund - Junkyard - Dortmund*

High On Fire announces Winter 2019 US Tour

High On Fire have announced the Electric Messiah tour 2019 in continued support of their new LP released earlier this year.

These dates will be the first time the band has played live since the cancelation of their tour with Municipal Waste earlier this year due to the partial amputation of Matt Pike’s toe.

High On Fire released “Electric Messiah” last month to some serious critical acclaim. The A.V. Club stated that “The bar for metal album of the year has been raised” and they couldn't be more correct. “Electric Messiah” has landed on both Revolver Magazine and Loudwire’s top albums of 2018 lists.

Gypsy Chief Goliath to release new album “Citizens of Nowhere” on April 15th 2016

Pitch Black Records is thrilled to announce the return of one of Canada’s premier stoner metal acts, Gypsy Chief Goliath, with their new, third album, “Citizens of Nowhere”, set for release on April 15th, 2016.

“Citizens of Nowhere” is the follow-up to Gypsy Chief Goliath’s superb “New Machines of the Night” (Pitch Black Records, 2013) which received numerous praises worldwide, including the #4 spot in Revolver Magazine’s online readers poll for album of the week as well as charting #15 on the CMJ Loud Charts.