California sludge/doom outfit AMAROK debut their first full length in partnership with Translation Loss Records entitled, Devoured. Decibel Magazine are hosting the first listen into the new album. Listen to "VIII Skeleton" now HERE. With four epic and expansive tracks spanning almost 70 minutes, AMAROK take their listeners on a sorrowful journey of epic proportions. Vast and powerful, AMAROK prey on your…Read more Amarok Announce New Album + Premiere
Translation Loss Records announce the May 25th release of SVALBARD, It's Hard To Have Hope It's Hard To Have Hope includes eight new tracks and will be released on LP/CD/Digital. Pre-order is available now HERE. Popmatters are featuring the first single and music video for the opening track, "Unpaid Intern". Along with the premiere, guitarist/vocalist Serena Cherry shares…Read more SVALBARD to release ‘It’s Hard To Have Hope’ via Translation Loss Records
Canadian grind legion WAKE share their blistering new album 'Misery Rites' today via Noisey along with an exclusive interview with vocalist Kyle Ball. Head over to Noisey now. Stream 'Misery Rites' at Noisey HERE URL: https://noisey.vice.com/en_us/article/3k7kmy/wakes-misery-rites-is-a-grinding-blast-of-misanthropic-therapy Order 'Misery Rites' ahead of it's February 23 release via Translation Loss Records. Misery Rites, WAKE’s sophomore album, delivers…Read more WAKE Full Album Stream + Interview at Noisey!
In support of their February 23rd release of 'Misery Rites', WAKE have announced a string of tour dates that lead them through Canada and the United States, beginning on March 10th. WAKE will then join blackened death/doom powerhouse WITHERED (Season Of Mist) on March 27th, which will lead them throughout the United States and Canada…Read more WAKE Announce US/Canadian Tour with WITHERED!
"After being shaken further by the about-face into quieter territory, the menacing melody allows the listener a second (or 13) to regain their bearings before being fully incinerated in the final 20 seconds." Exclaim! premiere the ruthless third track, "Embers" from 'Misery Rites', the forthcoming new album from WAKE. Listen/read HERE: URL: https://exclaim.ca/music/article/wake-embers LP/CD/Cassette/T-shirt are available…Read more WAKE unveil “Embers” at Exclaim!
M E T A, the debut from Australian sludge practitioners YLVA, was absolutely massive in its scope. Huge riffs and atmospherics met restrained minimalism, creating a larger-than-life juxtaposition. With their new music video for “Hunting Room,” the Melbourne outfit add another dimension to their music. - Decibel Magazine Head over to Decibel Magazine for an exclusive premiere…Read more Watch YLVA’s Stunning New Music Video at Decibel Magazine!
Melbourne, AU post-metal giants, YLVA unleash their debut full-length album today, ahead of their Friday, November 17th release, via PopMatters! Sludge has rarely sounded a visceral and delightfully disorienting as it does coming through the hands of this Melbourne-based collective. - PopMatters Listen to META at PopMatters here: https://www.popmatters.com/ylva-meta-premiere-2509403843.html Order META via Translation Loss Records (US)…Read more YLVA Stream META at PopMatters!