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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.'


YOB's Uplifting New Single Is a Meditation on Life, Death, and Doom

Stream the mammoth title track from the Oregon doom gods' upcoming new album, 'Our Raw Heart' (out June 8 via Relapse Records).


Ilsa's Rotten Satanic Antifascist Death/Doom Will Make Your Ears Bleed

Stream the DC death/doom punks' raging new album, 'Corpse Fortress,' out March 2 via Relapse Records.


The Guide to Getting into Mastodon

The Grammy-winning Atlanta prog metal champs have a long, colorful, and varied discography; here's where to start.


Mammoth Grinder's New Album Is So Good We're Kind of Mad About It

The Chris Ulsh-helmed Texas extreme metal trio is back with a fantastically headbangable new album for Relapse Records.


For Primitive Man, Misery Is a Way of Life

Stream the Denver doom trio's visceral new album, 'Caustic,' and read vocalist Ethan McCarthy's thoughts on DIY, gentrification, and feeling bad.


Usnea's Impossibly Heavy New Doom Metal Album Is a Sci-Fi Odyssey

Stream the Portland extreme doom outfit's politically-charged, Margaret Atwood-inspired new album for Relapse Records.


26 Years In, Dying Fetus Is Still Not Fucking Around

The death metal veterans return with 'The Wrong One to Fuck With,' a hard-hitting new LP that shows not much has changed since 1991.


The Obsessed Return to Doom Us All with 'Sacred'

Stream the doom legends' new album (their first in 23 years!) and watch their trippy new video for "Sacred"


Buddy, We Fuck with Ecstatic Vision's 'Raw Rock Fury'

Stream the psyched-out new album from Philadelphia's trippiest rock 'n' roll madmen


Extremity's Debut 'Extremely Fucking Dead' Is Extremely Fucking Brutal

Stream the Oakland old school death metal supergroup's bowel-crushing 20 Buck Spin debut


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