Ben Handelman

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Enter the World of Spectral Wound's Black Satanic Glamour

Stream the Montreal black metal collective's stunning new album, 'Infernal Decadence.'
Ben Handelman
5.30.18
Interviews

Yellow Eyes' New Black Metal Tour de Force Is Inspired by the Siberian Wilderness

Stream NYC quartet's new album, 'Immersion Trench Reveriem,' and read our interview about wild dogs, social media, and black metal as spiritual war.
Ben Handelman
10.20.17
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Neun Welten's Dark Folk Enters a New Dimension on 'The Sea I’m Diving In'

Listen to the veteran neofolk act switch things up (in English!) on their first new album in eight years.
Ben Handelman
7.20.17
Interviews

Lifting the Veil on Jute Gyte's Adventurous Microtonal Black Metal

Listen to 'The Sparrow' and read our interview with the ever-prolific Adam Kalmbach on inspiration, tonality, and the perks of working alone.
Ben Handelman
7.10.17
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Stream Tombs's Powerful New Album, 'The Grand Annihilation'

The NYC trio has returned with a muscular, destructive new full-length (out June 16 via Metal Blade Records).
Ben Handelman
6.15.17
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Stream Portland Doom Heavyweights Norska's 'Too Many Winters'

Members of Yob and Dark Castle collide with sludge, doom, and noise rock on this Oregon outfit's sophomore album (out May 26 via Brutal Panda).
Ben Handelman
5.25.17
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WODE's New Album Is Another Victory for British Black Metal

The black metal upstarts have returned with 'Servants of the Countercosmos,' a far-reaching foray into melodic aggression.
Ben Handelman
5.24.17
Interviews

From Throbbing Gristle to 'Art Sex Music,' Cosey Fanny Tutti Has Always Been a Fighter

We spoke to the controversial art rock icon about censorship and control (and nabbed an exclusive excerpt from her new memoir)
Ben Handelman
5.4.17
Interviews

Oxbow's Violent Art Rock Is a Meta-Commentary on Masculinity

The experimentalists return with 'The Thin Black Duke,' their first album in a decade, still as weird and aggressive as ever.
Ben Handelman
5.4.17
Interviews

Vanum's Searing New Album 'Burning Arrow' Is Total Spiritual Warfare

Stream it here, and read our conversation with Kyle Morgan and Mike Rekevics on the importance of creating without compromise
Ben Handelman
3.31.17
Interviews

Human Leather Hate Capitalism and Thrive on Heartbreak

Stream the nostalgic new album from this SLC electro-pop duo, and read our interview with members Adam and Chaz
Ben Handelman
2.14.17
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Hands of Thieves Reveal Death Metal and Dark Intentions on a Beastly Debut

Listen to 'Feasting on Dark Intentions,' the Portland extreme metallers' punishingly heavy new album, out soon via Baneful Genesis Records
Ben Handelman
1.24.17
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