AKATHARSIA


first full length from this band of blackened punk miscreants. features current and former members of negative standards, boar worship, lycus, and fell voices. if youre a fan of early yaitw or el-ahrairah then this if for you. the bandcamp page doesn't mention a physical release for this but I did find a seller on ebay with a few copies of the cassette available.

Lyed-The Immolated Earth LP (2017)

Country: USA
Genre: Post Hardcore, Screamo, Sludge, Noise Rock
Label: Middle-Man Records
Tracks: 9
Length: 22.0'

Lyed is a five piece band from Austin, Texas who formed in early 2014, from the looks of things.  Lyed play a killer style of music that incorporates elements of post hardcore, screamo, sludge, and noise rock within their sound.  Musically, Lyed can be loosely compared to bands such as Bone Dance, Engineer, Breather Resist, Illistrations, and Globe And Beast.  Since forming in 2014, Lyed have released a three song EP titled Between My Claws in April of 2014 and a with Joliet in April of 2015.  The Immolated Earth is the band's debut full-length LP, which was released via Middle-Man records on July 18th, 2017.  On The Immolated Earth, Lyed offer up nine tracks of brutal, chaotic, and volatile sounding post hardcore, screamo, sludge, and noise rock.  Overall, The Immolated Earth makes for an amazing listen and definitely should not be missed.  Highly recommended!  Enjoy!

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Ostraca/Flesh Born-Faces Of The Moving Year LP (2017)

Country: USA
Genre: Hardcore, Punk, Crust, Screamo, Emoviolence, Sludge, Noise Rock
Label: Skeletal Lightening/I Corrupt Records
Tracks: 8
Length: 17.0'

Here's a killer split LP featuring new material from Richmond, VA's Ostraca and Denton, TX's Flesh Born.  Ostraca is a three piece band from Richmond, Virginia, who formed in 2015, from the looks of things.  Ostraca play a volatile and chaotic as fuck style of music that incorporates elements of hardcore, punk, crust, screamo, and emoviolence within their sound.  Since forming in 2015, Ostraca have released a six song EP titled Deathless in May of 2015 and a six song LP titled Last in May of 2017.  On their side of the split, Ostraca offer up three tracks of brutal, chaotic, and volatile sounding hardcore, punk, crust, screamo, and emoviolence.  The next five songs on the LP come courtest of Flesh Born.  Flesh Born is a four piece band from Denton, Texas who formed in early 2013, from the looks of things.  Flesh Born play a volatile and chaotic style of music that incorporates elements of hardcore, punk, crust, sludge, and noise rock within their sound.  Since forming in 2013, Flesh Born have released a six song EP titled All The Pain I Built Up in April of 2013, an eight song EP titled Han in July of 2014, and a three-way split with Coma Regalia and Mothlight in January of 2015.  On their side of the split, Flesh Born offer up five tracks of chaotic and brutal as fuck sounding hardcore, punk, crust, screamo, sludge, and noise rock.  Overall, this is a pretty amazing split LP and definitely should not be missed!  Highly recommended!  Enjoy!  Faces Of The Moving Year was released via Skeletal Lightening and I Corrupt records on March 6th, 2017.


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Ostraca-Last 12" (2017) 

Kareem Campbell-Demo (2017)

Country: USA
Genre: Hardcore, Punk, Grindcore

Label: Skeletal Lightening
Tracks: 8
Length: 8.15'

Kareem Campbell is a three piece band from Milwaukee, Wisconsin who formed in 2017.  Kareem Campbell features members of Alta, Stifle, and Moaded and the band lays a devastatingly vicious style of music that fuses hardcore, punk, and grindcore within their sound.  This is the band's debut eight song demo, which was released via Skeletal Lightening records on July 14th, 2017.  On their self-titled debut, Kareem Campbell offer up eight tracks of brutal and vicious as fuck sounding hardcore, punk, and grindcore.  Overall, this is a killer demo and definitely should not be missed.  Highly recommended!  Enjoy!

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Coma Regalia-There's Still Time LP (2017)

Country: USA
Genre: hardcore, Punk, Screamo
Label: Middle-Man/I Corrupt Records
Tracks: 10
Length: 24.15'

Coma Regalia is a five piece band from Indiana who formed in 2010.  Coma Regalia play a killer style of music that incorporates elements of hardcore, punk, and screamo within their sound.  Musically, Coma Regalia can be loosely compared to bands such as The Saddest Landscape, Capacities, Beau Navire, and Todos Caeran.  Since their inception in 2010, Coma Regalia have released a prolific amount of material which includes a split 7" with Quantis released in 2010, a split 7" with The Catlin Elm released in 2012, a split cassette with Marital Roles released in 2012, a split 7" with Capacities released in 2012, a split 7" with Laeirs released in 2012, a split 7" with Vowel released in 2012, a three-way split LP with Locktender, Wounded Knee, and Oaken released in 2012, a ten song full-length LP titled En Sperata released in 2012, a split 7" with Book Of Caverns released in 2013, a split 5" with Fox Moulder released in 2014, a split 7" with We Had A Deal released in 2014, a split 10" with Marcy, Mothlight, and Fleshborn released in 2014, a split 8" with Eros+Massacre in 2015, a split flexi with Kaoru Nagisa released in July of 2015, and a double 7" titled Ours Is The Cause Most Noble in August of 2015, a split 7" with Youth Novel in April of 2016,  a split with Gillian Carter in June of 2016, a split with Karou Nagisa in July of 2015, and a split LP with What Of Us in April Of 2016.  There's Still Time is the band's latest ten song LP, which was released via Middle-Man and I Corrupt records on May 5th, 2017.  On There's Still Time, Coma Regalia offer up ten tracks of chaotic and volatile sounding hardcore, punk, and screamo.  Overall, There's Still Time makes for a killer listen.  Highly recommended!  Enjoy!

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Coma Regalia-En Sperata LP (2012)

Narrow Lands-Everything's Fine EP (2017)

Country: Austrlia
Genre: Punk, Grunge, Noise Rock
Label: Self-Released
Tracks: 6
Length: 20.5'

Narrow Lands are a band from Sydney, Australia who formed in 2013, from the looks of things.  Narrow Lands play a killer style of music that incorporates elements of punk, grunge, and noise rock within their sound.  Musically, Narrow Lands can be loosely compared to bands such as Whores, Buildings, Hawks, Throat, Milk Music, and other like-minded bands.  Since forming in 2013, Narrow Lands have released an eight song LP titled Popular Music That Will Live Forever in October of 2013.  Everything's Fine is the band's latest six song EP, which was released on July July 16th, 2017.  On Everything's Fine, Narrow Lands offer up six tracks of weird and blown-out noise damaged noise rock.  Overall, Everything's Fine makes for a great listen.  Highly recommended!  Enjoy!

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(U.S.) The Saddest Landscape-Declaring War On Nostalgia 3X LP (2016)

Country: USA
Genre: Post Hardcore, Screamo
Label: Self-Released
Tracks: 34
Length: 109.54'


The Saddest Landscape is a four piece post hardcore and screamo band from Boston, MA who formed in 2002.  The Saddest Landscape are arguably one of the best and most prolific bands that ever came out of the post hardcore/screamo scene in the past decade.  I've been a fan of The Saddest Landscape since the band's beginnings and even before that when members played in a sadly unknown and underappreciated band called The Last Forty Seconds.  The Saddest Landscape's discography is expansive, so I'll spare you the tedium of listing all the band's releases, which includes multiple LPs and multiple splits with numerous bands through out the years.  Declaring War On Nostalgia is the band's latest 34 song three LP box set, which was released in October of 2016.  Declaring War On Nostalgia collects 15 years worth of the band's non-LP material spanning the course of the band's 22 overall releases.  Overall, Declaring War On Nostalgia makes for a killer listen and fans of The Saddest Landscape will surly enjoy this collection of songs.  Highly recommended!  Enjoy!

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Hang Your Cross-None Shall Provide EP (2017)

Country: USA
Genre: Hardcore, Punk, Metal, Noise Rock

Label: Self-Released
Tracks: 6
Length:  19.35'

Hang Your Cross is a new band from New Haven, CT featuring members of With Honor, Ambitions, Brass Caskets, Crowns Of Kings, and Lift.  Hang Your Cross play a great mixture of hardcore, Swedish influenced, and technical noise rock.  None Shall Provide is the band's debut six song EP, which was released on May 19th, 2017.  On None Shall Provide, Hang Your Cross offer up six songs of raw and gritty hardcore, punk, metal, and noise rock.  Overall, None Shall Provide makes for a great listen.  Highly recommended!  Enjoy!

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(U.K.) Wren-Auburn Rule LP (2017)

Country: United Kingdom
Genre: Sludge, Noise Rock, Post Metal
Label: Holy Roar
Tracks: 5
Length: 37.2'


Wren is a four piece band from London, UK who formed in late 2013, from the looks of things.  Wren play a killer style of music that incorporates elements of sludge, noise rock, and post metal within their sound.  Musically, Wren can be said to be influenced by bands such as Old Man Gloom, Jesus Lizard, Neurosis, and Eyehategod.  Since forming in 2013, Wren have released a self-titled four song EP in February of 2014, a seven song LP titled Irk in March of 2015, and a five song EP titled Wren in April of 2016.  Auburn Rule is the band's latest full-length LP, which was released via Holy Roar records on July 14th, 2017.  On Auburn Rule, Wren offer up five tracks of s of dense, raw, and dirty as fuck sounding sludge, noise rock, and post metal.  Overall, Auburn Rule is an amazing LP and Wren is an absolute must listen for fans of Old Man Gloom, Blood Sun Circle, Lightbearer, and other like-minded bands.  Seriously, this has got to be one of the best LPs I've heard all week.  Highly recommended!  Enjoy!

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NEVERENDING WINTER


fucking excellent mixture of black metal, folk and punk from Russia. seriously this shit is so good

DWOOM


by far the best demo ive heard in a while. combine the epic doom of candlemass and the hm-2 guitar sound of entombed, dismember, etc. and youre there

Innocent-Hungry And Mindless Demo (2017)

Country: USA
Genre: Hardcore, Punk

Label: Side Two
Tracks: 4
Length: 4.5'

Innocent is a four piece band from Boston, MA who formed in early 2017, from the looks of things.  Innocent play a raging, caustic, and vicious style of stripped down, bare bones female fronted hardcore.  Innocent can be loosely compared to bands such as Koward, Pregnancy Scares, Warthog, and other like-minded bands.  This is the band's debut four song demo cassette, which was released via Side Two records on June 22nd, 2017.  On their self-titled debut, Innocent offer up four tracks of caustic and scathing hardcore/punk.  Overall, this is a killer demo and is definitely worth checking out.  Great stuff!  Enjoy!

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Captain Caveman-Failed Species EP (2017)

Country: Germany
Genre: Hardcore, Punk, Powerviolence, Grindcore
Label: WOOAAARGH Records
Tracks: 19
Length: 9.45'

Captain Caveman is a three piece band from Trier, Germany who formed in 2014, from the looks of things.  Captain Caveman play a vicious, scathing, and brutal as fuck style of music that incorporates elements of hardcore, punk, powerviolence, and grindcore within their sound.  Musically, Captain Caveman can be said to be influenced by bands such as Spazz, Napalm Death, Pig Destroyer, Afternoon Gentlemen, and other like-minded bands.  Since forming in 2014, Captain Caveman have released a split with Burt in July of 2014 and a split with Eastwood in July of 2014.  Failed Species is the band's latest EP, which was released via WOOAAARGH records on July 1st, 2017.  On Failed Species, Captain Caveman offer up nineteen tracks of vicious, scathing, and brutal sounding hardcore, punk, grindcore, and powerviolence.  Overall, Failed Species makes for a great listen and definitely should not be missed.  Highly recommended!  Enjoy!

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(U.S.) Wildspeaker-Spreading Adder LP (2017)

Country: USA
Genre: Hardcore, Punk, Crust, D-Beat
Label: Prosthetic Records
Tracks: 11
Length: 36.4'


Wildspeaker is a five piece band from Dallas, Fort Worth, Texas who formed in November of 2013.  Wildspeaker play a killer style of blackened, metallic, and crust tinged style of female fronted hardcore.  Musically, Wildspeaked can be said to be influenced by bands such as Tragedy, His Hero Is Gone, Cursed, and The Holy Mountain.  Since their inception in 2013, Wildspeaker have released a six song EP titled Revenge Of The Hunted in October of 2014, a second two song demo titled Sylvian in April of 2015, a ten song LP titled Survey The Wreckage in August of 2015, a three song EP titled Tranquil Garden in January of 2016, and a split LP with Cara Neir titled Guilt And His Reflection in September of 2016.  Spreading Adder is the band's latest eleven song LP, which was released via Prosthetic records on June 23rd, 2017.  On Spreading Adder, Wildspeaker offer up eleven tracks of brutal and vicious blackened, hardcore, punk, and crust.  Overall, Spreading Adder is an amazing album and should not be missed.  Highly recommended!  Enjoy!

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Gutter-Demo (2017)

Country: France
Genre: Hardcore, Punk
Label: Self-Released
Tracks: 5
Length: 9.25'

Gutter is a band from Lille, France who formed in 2017, from the looks of things.  Gutter play a unhinged and blown out style of stripped down hardcore.  Musically, Gutter can be loosely compared to bands such as Glue, Warthog, Crazy Spirit, and other like-minded bands.  This is the band's debut five song demo, which was released on March 12th, 2017.  On their five song debut, Gutter offer up a solid EP chock full of snotty, stripped down, and unhinged sounding hardcore.  Overall, this is a solid demo and definitely worth checking out.  Great stuff for fans of bands on Deranged and Painkiller records.  Enjoy!

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Gillian Carter/Eyelet-Split 7" (2017)

Country: USA
Genre: Hardcore, Punk, Screamo

Label: I Corrupt/Puddle Jumper/Santapogue Media/Zegema Beach Records
Tracks: 4
Length: 7.0'

Here's a killer split 7" featuring new material from FL's Gillian Carter and MD's Eyelet.  Gillian Carter is a three piece band from Palm Bay, Florida who formed in 2005.  Gillian Carter play a killer style of music that incorporates elements of post hardcore, punk, emo, and screamo within their sound.  Gillian Carter cite Neil Perry,
Beneath Low Flying Planes, La Quiete, Saetia, Louise Cyphre, Orchid, old Boysetsfire, Pg.99, Reversal Of Man, Portrait, Combatwoundedveteran, Kite Flying Society, Indian Summer, Yaphet Kotto, The Kodan Armada, You And I, and I Hate Myself among their influences, which definitely shows up in the band's sound and style.  On their side of the split, Gillian Carter offer up two tracks of volatile and chaotic as fuck sounding hardcore, punk, screamo.  The 2nd two songs on the split come courtesy of Eyelet.  Eyelet is a four piece band from Maryland who formed in 2014, from the looks of things,  Eyelet play a chaotic, volatile, and brutal as fuck style of music that incorporates elements of hardcore, punk, and screamo within their sound.  Musically, Eyelet can be said to be influenced by bands such as Orchid, Ampere, Todos Caeran, Gillian Carter, Beau Navire, What Of Us, Coma Regalia, and other like-minded bands.  On their side of the split, Eyelet offer up two tracks of tense, volatile, and chaotic sounding hardcore, punk, and screamo.  Overall, this is a killer split 7" and should not be missed.  Highly recommended!  Enjoy!

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