ALBUM PREMIERE+INTERVIEW: Greek Death Metal Band Ectoplasma

Ectoplasma

Memento Mori had a pretty packed year in 2017, releasing a considerable amount of quality death metal from all around the world.  The label isn’t slowing down at all this year, as they’re putting out three albums today that are sure to catch your attention if you’re a fan of anything death metal related.  One […]

EP PREMIERE + INTERVIEW: Indian Heavy Metal band Knight

Knight are a heavy metal band from Silchar, Assam. The duo of vocalist/guitarist Shibam Talukdar and bassist Soumyadeep Nath Barbhuiyan have been working on their EP High on Voodoo for quite some time now and it is going to be released next week via new label Slaytanic Records. We’ve got an exclusive stream to it below. […]

SONG PREMIERE + INTERVIEW: Indian Crust/Hardcore Band False Flag

False Flag are crust/hardcore band from Pune, India. The band are one of the the few current independent metal/punk bands releasing politically inspired music in India.The others being Heathen Beast and Chaos. We are glad to premiere Spectrum Disorder, the first track from their self titled EP. The track is reflective of the current political environment […]

INTERVIEW: French Death Metal band Benighted

In the past year, foreign bands have started touring across India not only playing one off shows. The first was Australian technical death metal band Psycroptic and this weekend French death metal band Benighted will embark on a tour across the country. Benighted are one of the well known metal bands from France. The band […]

ALBUM PREMIERE+INTERVIEW: Greek Death Metal Band Pile of Excrements

Pile of Excrements

Memento Mori’s already had a standout year with killer releases from Ruin, Soulrot, and Ekpyrosis (to name a few), but they’ve still got some more quality death metal to unleash upon listeners as we approach the end of 2017. This includes the debut full length from Greece’s Pile of Excrements, ‘Escatology’.  For the type of […]

INTERVIEW: Nepali Hardcore/Crust band Neck Deep in Filth

Nepali hardcore/crust band Neck deep in Filth features members from bands like Jugaa, Squirtguns & Asphyxiate. The band have released an politically driven EP, the cover art depicts a member of a minority community surrounded by bullets and the Nepali flag. Over multiple listens, the EP has become one of my favourite grindcore releases from […]

REVIEW + INTERVIEW: Japanese Post Hardcore/Metal Band heaven in her arms

heaven in her arms

Japan’s heaven in her arms has been together for close to twelve years now, but depending on where you live you may not have come across them before.  While they’ve had regular distribution in their home country and Europe, North American listeners have been limited to imports.  That’s changed with this year’s full length ‘White […]

INTERVIEW: Canadian Grindcore legends Mesrine

Mesrine are a legendary Canadian grindcore band. They have released 4 full length albums and innumerable splits in their career that spans  over two decades. A couple months ago, the band released their 5th full length album, Source of Hatred; after multiple listens, I can say it is one of the best grindcore releases I have […]

Interview with Dubai-based band KAIHON playing progressive metal

KAIHON from Dubai, UAE have put out a stunner. No one really expected an album of this calibre to pop out, let alone being of this ilk. Surprisingly forward-thinking and cutting-edge, KAIHON’s debut ‘Terraform’ is up for free download and streaming in its entirety. Guest interviewer Mebanaibor Aier Nengnong talks to the band in an attempt […]