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BEDTIMEMAGIC: BrooklynVegan Premieres “Snore Snore Snorer” By Raging Boston Duo; Pillow Talk LP Nears Release Through Nefarious Industries – Earsplit Compound

[photo by Noise Floor Photography] Boston-based bass and drums duo BEDTIME MAGIC will issue their raging Andrew Schneider-produced Pillow Talk LP through Nefarious Industries in early November. As the album nears its official release, the new single “Snore Snore Snorer” has been posted through … Continue reading

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EL DRUGSTORE: “Moral Curve” Sees Premiere At Mathcore Index; The Golden Age Of Bad Ideas Album By New Jersey Technical/Instrumental Trio Nears Release Via Nefarious Industries – Earsplit Compound

[photo by Alex Jackson] New Jersey instrumental/technical metal technicians EL DRUGSTORE, with current and former members of East Of The Wall and more in their ranks, have issued the first single from their impending album, The Golden Age Of Bad Ideas. With … Continue reading

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Exclusive Premiere: EL DRUGSTORE “Moral Curve” – Mathcore Index

EL DRUGSTORE “will immediately ensnare you with its jagged, yet groove-laden riffs, and dissonant, Gorgutsian lurches. […] The Golden Age Of Bad Ideas sees the band honing in on the heavier, more head-spinning aspects of their sound, and increasing them tenfold. Fans of Dysrhythmia, Don Caballero, and Keelhaul will want to pay close attention.” – Mathcore Index


MetalBite Premiere: BLACKTHORNE – ‘Blackthorne’ full album stream

“Fueled by historical occurrences leading up to the current times, BLACKTHORNE through their self-titled album, aim to stomp out all things they detest socially. Taking refuge under the political umbrella, the Twin Cities quintet bring with them a voice echoing through the underground at a deafening pitch through ‘Poser Disposer‘, ‘Choose Your Side of History‘ and ‘The Minds Ear‘. Fusing hardcore riffs, vocals and drumming with a bit of punk metal anti-society spice, BLACKTHORNE awaken the anger of all standing with them.” – MetalBite


BLACKTHORNE: Self-Titled LP By Twin Cities Extreme Metal Band Streaming At MetalBite; Album To See Release This Friday – Earsplit Compound

[photos by Bronson Karaff] As Twin Cities extreme metal outfit BLACKTHORNE prepares for this Friday’s official release of their eponymous debut LP, the album is now playing early through an exclusive stream hosted by MetalBite. Blackthorne will be issued through a multi-label co-op deployment … Continue reading

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CINEMA CINEMA Premieres “Cyclops” At New Noise Magazine; CCXMD By Brooklyn Art Punk Duo To See Release Via Nefarious Industries Next Week As Tour Begins – Earsplit Compound

[photo by Alex Bershaw] New York experimental art punk duo CINEMA CINEMA delivers a new single ahead of their impending fifth full-length, CCXMD, releasing the new song, “Cyclops,” through an exclusive premiere hosted by New Noise Magazine. The CCXMD album will see release through Nefarious … Continue reading

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LAVISHER: Drastic Shadows Full-Length By Chicago Alt-Rock Act Out Now On Nefarious Industries And Streaming On All Platforms – Earsplit Compound

[photo by Myles Arwine] Drastic Shadows, the debut full-length from Chicago alt-rock band LAVISHER, is out now, the band’s first release through Nefarious Industries. Following its official worldwide release this past Friday, the record is currently streaming on all digital platforms … Continue reading


NEQUIENT: Chicago Metallic Hardcore Outfit Joins Labelmates Oxx On Tour This Week; New Album Planned For 2020 – Earsplit Compound

[photo by Nicolas Côté] This week, Chicago-based metallic hardcore outfit NEQUIENT embarks on a run of dates with Nefarious Industries labelmates Oxx, who is currently out on a month-long US tour. Beginning this Friday, October 18th, NEQUIENT will align with their brothers for a … Continue reading