death & sludge

Yashira to release new studio album “Fail to Be” on December 11th 2020

Yashira has released an all-new track and music video today for their newest single “Shards of Heaven”. The new song is the first to be released off their newly announced full-length LP “Fail to Be”, which is slated for release on December 11th, 2020, via Good Fight Music. The music video for “Shards of Heaven” was directed by Cameron Nunez and can be seen below.

The Acacia Strain to release new studio album “Slow Decay” on July 24th 2020

Metal titans The Acacia Strain - Vincent Bennett [vocals], Kevin Boutot [drums], Devin Shidaker [guitar], Griffin Landa [bass], and Tom “The Hammer” Smith, Jr. [guitar] - have just dropped “Y”, a new seven inch and digital release today through Rise Records. It’s available here.
 

Xibalba to release new studio album “Años en Infierno” on May 29th 2020

Feel the wrath of California heavyweights Xibalba, showing no mercy and keeping their cultural message intact with their fourth full-length “Años en Infierno”. Confirming the album for release late this May through Southern Lord, the cover art, track listing, and a brief trailer for the record have been issued.
 

Endless Forms Most Gruesome release lyric video for new single “A Thousand Years in Hell”

Endless Forms Most Gruesome is a musical project consisting of Juuso Raatikainen (Swallow The Sun) and Manne Ikonen (Ghost Brigade). General sound of the project can be described as muddy, sludgy and groovy. Lyrical themes are rooted to mental health issues and inner dialogues caused by them.
 
Second single, “A Thousand Years in Hell”, from their upcoming self titled album is now released and available on music services world wide. 
 

Endless Forms Most Gruesome to release self-titled debut album on April 3rd 2020

Endless Forms Most Gruesome is a musical project consisting of Juuso Raatikainen (SwallowThe Sun) and Manne Ikonen (Ghost Brigade). General sound of the project can be described as muddy, sludgy and groovy. Lyrical themes are rooted to mental health issues and inner dialogues caused by them.
 

Beggar to release full-length debut album “Compelled to Repeat” on April 3rd 2020

Emerging from the nihilistic quagmire of London, four-piece Beggar have announced their debut album “Compelled to Repeat” will be released on April 3rd, 2020, via APF Records.

Not so much unleashing their album as hurling it in frustration into the faces of the general public, Beggar propound a kind of sludge-meets-extreme-metal pandemic of tar thick riffs and groove, blasts, emotional vocal discharge and genre-bending brutality.

Asthma Castle to release debut full-length album “Mount Crushmore” on March 15th 2019

Debilitating stoner metal/sludge collective Asthma Castle - featuring drummer Adam Jarvis (Pig Destroyer, Misery Index, Scour), the twin guitar attack of Justin Ethem (Integrity touring guitarist) and Cameron Smith (Passage Between, Crawler), vocalist Zach Westphal (ex-J.