stoner rock

The King’s Head to release self-titled debut album on December 18th 2020

The King’s Head are a dark, melodic, progressive and fresh hybrid of everything they love to listen to. The music is as diverse as rock history itself from classic hard rock to grunge and sludge to the melodic side of metal, topped off with a progressive edge.

They have signed with Wormholedeath a deal for the worldwide release of their self-titled debut album “The King’s Head”.

“The King’s Head” album will be available in digital format,worldwide, on December 18th, 2020.

Jointhugger signs with Majestic Mountain Records

Hailing from the fjords of Norway, Jointhugger are an explosive trio that instantly bring to mind the cosmic doom and atmospheres of rock colossi such as Shrinebuilder, Sleep and YOB. Having first came to the label’s attention back in April 2019, it was until a year later and the release of their storming debut, “I Am No One”, that Majestic Mountain Records simply had to act.

As Marco Berg explains:

Cvlt Ov The Svn signs worldwide deal with Napalm Records

Finnish occult murder pop inventors Cvlt Ov The Svn have inked a worldwide record deal with Napalm Records. 

While rock music seems to have lost its danger and mystique in a lot of ways, Cvlt Ov The Svn are the force that embodies just that. Eeriness, danger and angst with a pinch of romanticism and seduction and a load of morbid horror theatrics - all wrapped in a melancholic and catchy, yet very rock, and at times even heavy, sound, drawing its influences from all sorts of artists and genres. 

Here Lies Man to release new studio album “Ritual Divination” on January 22nd 2021

Los Angles, CA quartet Here Lies Man announce their forthcoming fourth album “Ritual Divination” today and share the lead single “I Told You (You Shall Die)”. Listen to the new track below.
 
Please see track listings for vinyl and digital variants below.
 

Dale Crover to release new solo album “Rat-A-Tat-Tat!” on January 15th 2021

Dale Crover, named one of the greatest drummers of all time by Rolling Stone and dubbed the “Thunder King” by Modern Drummer, returns with his sophomore solo album, “Rat-A-Tat-Tat!” on January 15th, 2021, via Joyful Noise Recordings.

Along with news of the 12-song album’s forthcoming release, Dale and Joyful Noise are giving fans an early listen, releasing the single “Tougher” - check it out below.

Clutch reveal “The Obelisk”, a special LP box set, for Record Store Day on October 24th 2020

US groove rockers Clutch have revealed details of “The Obelisk”, a special, limited edition box set to be released exclusively for the next Record Store Day on Saturday, October 24th, 2020.

“The Obelisk” is a box set that consists of all of Clutch’s Weathermaker Music vinyl releases. There are six double LPs, three 12" LPs, and three 12" picture discs all together in a beautifully designed box set.

Ruff Majik announces live streaming performance on October 31st 2020

South African sludge n roll riff merchants Ruff Majik have announced details for their Hullabaloo Urban Sessions live stream performance taking place on October 31st, at 6pm CET. The show will be hot on the heels of the 30th October release date for their highly anticipated new album “The Devil’s Cattle”, the first with new label Mongrel Records.