Gaze Into “The Perfect Dark” of Norna’s Mesmerizing Totality (Early Track Stream)
Featuring members of Breach, Ølten and The Old Wind, Norna delivers a punishing post-metal assault with supernatural impact. Check out a new single now.
The Silver Cast A “Ward of Roses” In Glittering Starlight (Interview)
Featuring members of Horrendous and Crypt Sermon, The Silver alchemizes extreme metal, progressive metal, and more into a delightfully mysterious debut album. Read an interview with the band.
A Different Shade of Doom: Dream Unending and “The Needful” Expansion of Creativity (Early…
Members of noted death metal acts Tomb Mold and Innumerable Forms join forces in Dream Unending to produce a colorful, engrossing take on gothic and doom metal. Check out a new track from the project now.
Illyrian’s Fiery Thrash Ignites On “Aegis” (Early EP Stream)
The Calgary thrash band's new EP, focused on Dark Souls end boss Gwyn, Lord of Cinders, is a melodic whirlwind and a bright-burning reminder of just how metal the revered franchise actually is.
Contrition Delivers Hyper-Concentrated Ruin On “Diluted” (Early Track Stream)
Featuring members of legendary Chicago projects like Novembers Doom, Yakuza, Chrome Waves, Wolvhammer, and more, the opening track of this death metal group's debut record shows little mercy.
Tunic’s Chaotic Requiem for a “Quitter” (Early Album Stream)
Though it marks the departure of bassist Rory Ellis, Tunic's latest album is a high point for the band. Check out an early stream of the album here.
Piercing the Veil #7: Crescent Traces Egypt’s History and Inscribes Its Death Metal Future
The Egyptian band's latest album "Carving the Fires of Akhet" is a punishing and intricate death metal album focused on the history and mythology of their region, but it's also influenced by the present day. We talked to band members Ismaeel Attallah and Youssef Saleh about their…
Naïve Magic: A Dungeon Synth Digest #7: New Releases
This edition of Dungeon Synth Digest works its way through the releases from the last few months and tries to keep from drowning in new material.