Author & Punisher


Author & Punisher Creates Metal in His Own Twisted Image

The West Coast engineer's metal machine music continues to develop—and darken—on his latest album, 'Beastland.'


Stream Author & Punisher's New Surprise EP, 'Pressure Mine'

The industrial machinist has also just announced his Relapse Records debut (due out in 2018) and a string of tour dates


Muscle and Marrow Talk Love, Courtney Love, and Their New Album, Called—You Guessed It—'Love'

Stream their discomfiting sophomore album and read our in-depth interview about emotions, doom, sexism, and Nikki Minaj.


Exploring the Terrifying Genius Behind Trepaneringsritualen's Gothic Death Industrial

"My path has been long, crooked, and often walked in a delirious state."


Author & Punisher Plunders the Crawl Space Between Metal and Industrial Music

One man band Tristan Shone talks about making his instruments and finding his audience.


Author & Punisher is 'The Art of Noise' Realized on 'Melk En Honing,' Streaming Now

As predicted more than a century ago, man and machine combine for the new Author & Punisher LP.


One-Man Metal Bands that Rip Without Guitars

The claustrophobic atmospheres and misanthropic messages of extreme metal are sometimes best accomplished when there’s only one guy in the band.