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This Virginia band released their album Hidden Manna back in May, and the big question is, why hasn’t it generated more of a buzz in the underground circles? The crisp production might turn off some purists. Salvaticus make the most of the four songs on this EP.  ”Breeding Ground” doesn’t

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Label: Invictus Productions From Finland emerges 80’s German thrash retro black death metal occultists/artists Obscure Burial and their earthquake-inducing 2014 release, Epiphany. Everyone’s guilty of having gushed over a lesser band while in a good mood every so often, but Obscure Burial’s latest is sure to bring a smile on

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Are you ready to watch the clergy have their skin flayed from their skulls? NUM SKULL is sharpening its knives, and this audio violence takes the form of their new release Ritually Abused, coming out via Relapse Records on September 16th. Check out our stream of “Murder By The Minister”

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When you think of Arizona, there are a few images that probably come to mind right away; cactus, guns, republicans, shitty weather, Jimmy Eat World (yeah that garbage band is from AZ), multiple beige colored buildings, Filibertos Mexican food, and of course Sheriff Joe Arpaio. If these are the things you

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Do you Fear the Priest? If you read this blog, then most likely you either fear him or hate him…so today it’s time to get your dose of blackened thrash fury on! We’re stoked to be streaming the title track off of UK’s EXXXEKUTIONER upcoming debut EP Fear The Priest,

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EXORDIUM MORS are masters at creating raging Blackened Trash that will infest every cell of your being! With their new album The Apotheosis of Death that hits the streets today via Iron Blood & Death Corporation, this proves to the underground they should not be underestimated. Every riff you will

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Unholy pure death…excuse me as I inject the black flames of the underworld into my ears! Actually, all I have to do is blast the new SANGUS song “Live To Kill” through my speakers and I will get the same effect! Damn, this band is back in a big fucking

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Are we huge fans of BLACK BREATH? Hell fucking YES! Are we huge fans of EYEHATEGOD? Yes to the motherfucking YES! Are we HUGE fans of SEVEN SISTERS OF SLEEP? Yes, just as much as we hate the pope! All of these bands have had their most recent NYC shows

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CVLT Nation is stoked to have a full stream of the debut EP from Vancouver’s SKULL VULTURES live today! These two tracks, “Reclaim” and “Only Darkness,” will cause major vertebrae crackage as your head uncontrollably whips back and forth at the sound of their epic riffage! Skull Vultures are opening

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Thrash Metal is far from its peak of popularity these days. It looks like it’s fallen out fashion in favor of various other forms of hardcore, black metal, speed metal, punk and death metal. But after all, think about it, who is making quality old school thrash these days aside

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1984 was the year that hardcore punk & speed metal became first cousins. Metal heads wanted to be punks and punks wanted to be metal heads. A perfect example of this was that at the last CRUCIFIX show in San Francisco members of Metallica were right their with all of

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HEAVY Motherfucking METAL is what you are going to get when you blast the new SPELL record The Full Moon Sessions that hits the streets on April 19th via Hard and Heavy Records. This band kick out those jams that make you want to put the medal to the pedal

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