HORSEBACK Premieres Music Video Via Self Titled

Self Titled Magazine Online Chapel, NC experimental artisans HORSEBACK has released a music video for the track “Inheritance (The Changeling)”. Beautifully filmed by Daniel Davison during the 2013 demolition of Edison High School in Philadelphia, PA, the video perfectly captures the songs bleak, haunting mood. The track is taken from Horseback’s critically acclaimed full-length, Half Blood, which was released by Relapse Records and can be streamed in full here. WATCH: “Inheritance (The Changeling)” – Additionally, HORSEBACK recently released a new […]


CANNIBAL CORPSE Announces Full European Tour With REVOCATION and AEON

CANNIBAL CORPSE have announced a full European tour for the fall with label mates REVOCATION and AEON! American Godfathers of Death Metal Cannibal Corpse have announced a full European tour for the fall. This will be their first European tour in support of their new, yet untitled album due for release later this year via Metal Blade Records. New label mates Revocation have been confirmed as direct support while Swedish Death Metal heroes Aeon – also signed to Metal Blade Records […]


LANTLOS – Melting Sun

As mentioned in my post about Cold Body Radiation’s album, LANTLOS is one of the top leading bands in this new “Blackgaze” movement as of late. The German solo project of Herbst named the band Lantlos (which translate literally to “without homeland”) because he feels neither at home in Germany or anywhere else. The music reflects this feelings he has through the lyrics and the music itself. The new album is titled Melting Sun and instantly has many awaiting it’s release on […]



This movement of Black Metal mixed with Shoegaze (Blackgaze or Post-Black Metal as some call it) has been recently becoming a big thing and personally, I’m really liking some of it. Bands like Alcest, Amesoeurs, Deafheaven and Lantlos have paved the way for this genre and another band from The Netherlands called COLD BODY RADIATION is another one rising up the ladder. The band released A Clear Path this month on Dusktone Records and truly, this album is remarkable. You can feel […]


Full Album Stream of Reissue of ‘Leprosy’ by DEATH

The fifth installment in Relapse’s exhaustive reissue campaign of DEATH’s immensely influential catalog is Leprosy, the band’s titanic second album. Originally released in 1988 Leprosy was a pioneering album, building upon the thrash sounds of Metallica and Slayer but adding a previously unheard level of raw extremity. These songs are the roots of an entire genre: death metal. While this was only the second record DEATH released, it immediately cemented them as heavy metal icons. The entire album, as well […]


RAGNAROK Part Ways With Frontman Hans Fyrste

Norwegian Black Metallers RAGNAROK have announced an amicable parting of the ways with their frontman Hans Fyrste. Fyrste, who has been with the band since 2005 and performed vocals on two of their seven full-length albums – 2010′s Collectors of the King and the latest release Malediction – is cutting back on his musical activities due to other personal and job-related commitments, which had already affected his ability to tour with Ragnarok at the end of last year. His last […]


Some Great Black Metal Documentaries

If you want to gain some insight on the Black Metal scene, the history and even the darkside of it all, these documentaries will be of help plus they are very interesting and feature some of the godfathers of the genre. Take a moment, grab a seat and your beer and watch these and feel like a know it all when you’re finished!  


NOTHING Releases Cover of LOW’s “In Metal”

LISTEN: “In Metal” – Philadelphia-based NOTHING are excited to share a cover of Low’s “In Metal”. The track is available for download over on their Bandcamp page. Their debut album Guilty of Everything is out now via Relapse Records, and the band is headed out on tour, starting in May. Dates are below. NOTHING recently released their official music video for the track “Bent Nail,” directed by Don Argott (The Art of the Steal, As The Palaces Burn) and […]


SVIATIBOR Release New Album Online

Pagan Black Metal band SVIATIBOR from France has released their second full length titled L’Oeuvre De Rod (Click link to be taken to their bandcamp page). The album is available as a “Name Your Price” release so for those who are interested, check it out. I suggest donating a few dollars since this release is well worth it as any fan of pagan black metal would agree.