We are extremely pleased to be offering you the exclusive world premiere of Throw Logic's sick new record Breaking December! This is the band's highly anticipated debut EP that has been nearly a year in the making. Like a lot of new bands, Throw Logic emerged from a series of successful regional bands in September 2012. Throw Logic blend a lot of different elements in their sound, including influences from such greats as The Police, U2, Sevendust, Tool, and 311. The band's style is energized by melody that is scattered with aggression and infused with the art of groove, certainly the perfect formula for a successful hard rock band.
The recently launched Canadian hardcore/crust band Corrupt Leaders have released their debut EP, digitally through their Bandcamp page - see above. The four-song release was mastered by From Ashes Rise guitarist and vocalist Brad Boatright at Audiosiege Engineering (High On Fire, Tragedy, Sleep, Off!) and mixed by Dan Emery at Black Matter Mastering (Dawn, Guide, Sky Burial, Meka), along with cover illustration by Andy85.
Today, reunited Danish heavy metal cult Witch Cross stream the entirety of their comeback album, Axe to Grind, online for all! Released this week by Hells Headbangers on both CD and LP formats, Witch Cross's Axe to Grind is the band's first full-length of all-new material since 1984's heavy metal classic Fit for Fight, reissued to widespread acclaim last year by Hells Headbangers.
Toronto pop-rockers The Heights today released their third EP titled Drag Race On The Moon. The five-track release is now available to stream in full on their YouTube Channel (see below) following on from teaming up with Absoultepunk.net for an exclusive preview stream earlier this week.
Hells Headbangers have announced October 15th as the international release date for Tiger Junkies' new album D-Beat Street Rock n Rollers. Deadly committed to the timeless trinity of booze, sex, and nuclear metalpunk, Tiger Junkies are an unholy team-up between Toxic Holocaust mainman Joel Grind and Abigail/Barbatos mainman Yasuyuki Suzuki. To date, the duo have recorded an album entitled D-Beat Street Rock n Rollers (from 2008) as well as 2006's debut EP Sick of Tiger, and most recently a three-way split with Blüdwülf and Hells Headbangers labelmates Children of Technology.
Canadian power thrashers Sanktuary are streaming their upcoming debut album Something Fierce via SoundCloud - listen below! The eight track power thrash thrill ride was released on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 via Canadian metal label Spread The Metal Records and is available NOW! Spawning from high school friendship and growing into something much more epic, Sanktuary kicked things off with two back-to-back EPs – 2009's self-titled release and 2010's Black Magic Brew – and soon followed that up with a massive move from Whitehorse, Yukon to Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Panama City, Florida's Denouncer has just posted a brand new song called "Detach" off their forthcoming Hotfoot Records debut titled Bad Faith. While the album will be out late July you can hit play above and preview the material via "Detach" - watch out, it's heavy!
Key To The Abyss by Russia's finest stoner/sludge metal band Montezuma's Revenge is now streaming on YouTube - check it out below! Montezuma's Revenge have made a name for themselves in Russia by their previously released singles and live shows, including opening for Mastodon in Moscow. They also caught some international attention including placing in Metalsucks's "cinematic roundup". Now the band puts their pedal to the metal by streaming their debut full-length Key To The Abyss.
Swedish old-school death metallers Desolator are streaming their entire 12-track debut full-length Unearthly Monument over at Bandcamp. The CD version of the album was released on June 30th by Hellthrasher Productions. The vinyl treatment is currently being negotiated. Unearthly Monument features the cover artwork and layout courtesy of Rafal Kruszyk and Bartek Kurzok.
The members of The Mark Inside will release their new album, Dark Hearts Can Radiate White Light, with a special show at The Great Hall in Toronto this Thursday, July 4th. It will be a celebration of the album, and band member Chris Levoir, who passed away on June 1st. Produced by The Mark Inside, and engineered by Adam Fujiki, the album was mixed by Alphonse Alixander Lanza III at Parkdalian Sound Space and mastered by Milan Julius Scramek at Lacquer Channel. The album is being released on their own label, Vampire Dance Records. Fans are welcome and encouraged to download a complimentary copy of the album. The evening of celebration will be pwyc and will feature many of the band’s friends and supporters.
Pop-punk trio The SpacePimps have independently released their new album Eternal Boy today, and are currently streaming it in its entirety on SoundCloud. The new album, produced by Chris Badami (The Early November, The Starting Line, Dillinger Escape Plan), is the band’s 3rd studio release and the 2nd produced by Badami. "Eternal Boy is by far the best album we have ever written," says vocalist/guitarist Rishi Bahl. "It really captures the innocence of our youth and how that mentality does not need to go away with age."
We're more than stoked to be streaming the Bay Area's Potential Threat SF's new record Civilization Under Threat right here, in this exclusive world premiere! The band has now been together a remarkable 27 years in which they have been hitting you with their in-your-face approach to their music. The new album is something of a tribute to old school metal by combining aggressive, commanding vocals with dual guitars and a thundering beat. The album has a massively heavy quality thanks to the engineering and mastering of Juan Urteaga at Trident Studios who has worked in the past with Machine Head, Testament, and Heathen.
Kranj, Slovenia-based death metal newcomers Armaroth have just self-released their debut EP called False Vision. The False Vision EP is now available as a name-your-price download on their Bandcamp page which you can stream/link to just above.
We're delighted to bring you the entire album stream of the new Eklipse album A Night In Strings. The group is easily one of the world's sexiest string quartets and presents in their wondrous music their own unique interpretations of chart topping hits from bands like Coldplay, Linkin Park, Justin Timberlake, and even Lady Gaga. The music will leave you with a sense of romance, nostalgia, and desire.
Connecticut's Christian post-hardcore outfit Send Me Home is streaming their Chris Curran (Auburn, A Loss For Words) produced The Struggle on YouTube - listen below. The band’s debut Harbor Records EP was released today on iTunes and all other major digital outlets and features six tracks.
Royal Thunder are offering a free download of their three-song, acoustic CVI:A
EP via both Amazon
. The acoustic renditions of "Whispering World," "Parsonz Curse", and "Black Water Vision," were recorded in early 2013 and followed an incredibly active period for the young Atlanta band, who released their debut full-length album CVI
in May of 2012. In the intervening months, Royal Thunder crisscrossed the country numerous times with a variety of bands including Dillinger Escape Plan, Valient Thorr, and Pallbearer.
In celebration of its official North American detonation tomorrow, Havok is streaming their new album Unnatural Selection in its entirety via SOundCloud - check that gnarly shit out below! Called, "a contender for one of the best albums of this year because there are simply no flaws in the design," by Metal Injection, Unnatural Selection was produced by Terry Date (Pantera, Overkill, Deftones) and was mastered by James Murphy (Testament, Death).
With the imminent release of their face-raping first full-length now closing in, Garden State’s favorite death metal troupe, Grimus, invite you to dislocate various appendages with a full stream of Omnicide now available through their official BandCamp page - check the player below!
Canadian skrap metal innovators Final Trigger are now streaming their upcoming album Skrap Metal Vol. II via their YouTube channel - listen below. The album is set for release on July 9th via Boonsdale Records and is the follow up to their 2009 debut Skrap Metal, which received critical acclaim in Canada and the US with success on college radio charts and their single "Start A Moshpit" receiving regular video rotation on Canada's Much Loud.
Fountain of Uncertainty is the brand new album from death metal band Viranesir, available here as an exclusive album stream! Viranesir is a new death metal project created by the Yayla mastermind Emir Togrul. Originally created to be the solo project of the fictional main character in the film Drink From The Fountain of Uncertainty, the project is releasing the soundtrack as its debut album Fountain Of Uncertainty. The thirty minute album fuses together a variety of influences from hermetic extreme metal and dark music. There are ambient driven doom lullabies to saturated synthesizers to black metal melodies, all coming together to present a cosmos of inward gazing and a contemporary take on urban madness and isolation.