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Full Of Hell is one of the most innovative and ever-changing artists in the heavy music scene, going from harsh noise to blistering hardcore to grind to nothing but walls of sound and into various other territories that many are afraid to go to. I was happy to talk to

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada’s WAKE has been a widely revered band from the get-go, receiving love from members of many popular hardcore, grindcore, and powerviolence acts and has become a duly noted grinding force of abnormal nature since their inception in 2009. With a consistent touring schedule having them trek through

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Text and Photos: Colton Bills Night four was the shortest night (by that point I didn’t mind too much). Still nursing a hangover, I prepared for thrash/black/celtic/extreme metal bands Absu, Uada and Graveolence. Graveolence was the perfect opening band, brutal, heavy, fast, loud, disgusting, torturous and tortured. Basically, it made me

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The final lineup for SOUTHWEST TERROR FEST V has been announced! We’re a little late on it, but better late than never when it comes to letting you know that this year’s fest is fucking packed with bands you want to see! I’m talking SUMAC, THE BODY with FULL OF

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The homies FULL OF HELL are on tour right now in Europe killing shit with The Body! If you don’t believe me, peep this visual of them from April 19th. Word to the wise – if they are coming to your town, you better not miss them. Stay tuned for our

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It’s about to be on motherfuckers – Sex Prisoner‘s New album TANNHÄUSER GATE comes out this September on Deep Six (US) and RSRec (Europe). These desert dwellers know how to bring more than just pain, because their music packs the power of a Suge Knight (when he was in his prime)

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This year marked Modified Ghost‘s first year as Vancouver’s most prolific metal promoter, and to celebrate the Modified Ghost Fest took over Vancouver over four insane days of brutally awesome shows! The first night took place at The Biltmore and was headlined by Misery Index, with support from Allegaeon, Baptists,

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With the start of a new year, the underground has awakened from the holiday and turn of the year stasis and has been swarming with new releases from a ton of great unsigned bands. Here are the latest that we strongly feel you should familiarize yourself with: 1. HAUNTER – διαδήλωση Hailing

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OLDBLACK is a part of the Unearthed Vein collective from PDX, and every band that is in this crew is the shit! Today I want to share OLDBLACK with you, they play the sort of Death Metal Power Violence Hardcore that is mutated into something that is all of their

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The best fest in the Southwest has just announced its starting lineup for 2016, and I can already tell that this year’s Southwest Terror Fest is going to slay! With bands like Pig Destroyer, Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Nails, Full Of Hell, Sumac, CHRCH, Behold! The Monolith, Theories, Wake, Sex Prisoner and more

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WTF is this? Why do I feel like my head is swirling around in a blender of filth? It’s because I’m blasting the new GADGET record The Great Destroyer that comes out March 11th via Relapse Records! Damn, this band knows how to write music that is pure, uncut rage and

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To say that I’m stoked to be sharing this release with you would be an understatement. Our comrades over at TANKCRIMES Records are reissuing Sweatin’ To The Oldies and Sweatin’ 3: Skatin’, Satan & Katon by the iconic SPAZZ on CD this spring…CVLT Nation has been given the green light to

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