Roundup From The Compound November 14th 2016

RUIN: Southern Lord To Release LP From Philadelphia’s Lost Punk Heroes; Rare Live Event Confirmed – Southern Lord is extremely pleased to be reviving the music of Philadelphia’s lost punk heroes, RUIN. Long considered a treasured local delicacy of the city’s earlier hardcore scene, RUIN released two albums during their original run — 1984’s He-Ho and 1986’s Fiat Lux — both of which will be combined in for a vinyl release this December. [MORE…]

CAPTAIN CRIMSON: “Love Street” Video From Swedish Blues Rockers Playing At Decibel – Last month, Swedish blues rock collective CAPTAIN CRIMSON released their delightfully riff-laden Remind full-length via Small Stone. A genuine testament to the timeless power of groove and of memorable choruses that take you back to when you felt such things deep in your soul, CAPTAIN CRIMSON manifest the kind of rock and roll that speaks to the essence of the form. [MORE…]

GNAW THEIR TONGUES To Issue Hymns For The Broken, Swollen And Silent LP In December; Track Streaming + Preorders Posted – Just over a year since the Abyss Of Longing Throats full-length was released, Dutch experimental/black metal soloist band act GNAW THEIR TONGUES – the work of frontman and demon channeler Maurice “Mories” De Jong, also of Aderlating, Cloak Of Altering, De Magia Veterum, among others — has declared the December release of the band’s latest LP, Hymns For The Broken, Swollen And Silent. [MORE…]

FISTULA Dispatches “Serial Vapist” Through Decibel Magazine; The Shape Of Doom To Cumm))) Out Now – Ohio’s gnarled FISTULA has released a new track from their newly-unleashed The Shape Of Doom To Cumm))) album through a stream of “Serial Vapist” at Decibel Magazine. “‘Serial Vapist’ was the final song written for the album,” FISTULA vocalist Dan Harrington explains. “Back in March, I was crashing on Bahb’s couch before our appearance at Berserker III Fest. He started playing this killer riff on his acoustic guitar. The next day we had practice, he and Corey jammed on the riff and shortly after the song was complete. [MORE…]

WOLVHAMMER: US Tour With Tombs Underway – WOLVHAMMER is beginning their latest tour, kicking off their fifteen-city US tour with Tombs in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, tonight. The tour will swing clockwise through the entire southern half of the country up the West Coast and back, ending in Dayton, Ohio on November 26th. [MORE…]

MELTED SPACE: French Metal Opera Outfit Issues Remix Tracks And Official Video For “Titania” – Following the 2015 Sensory Records release of their debut album, The Great Lie, France’s epic metal opera collective, MELTED SPACE, has issued special remixed versions of several tracks from the album through a new digital EP, titled Remix Remodel, which is now streaming Additionally, an official video for the revamped version of the track “Titania” has been completed, and is playing. [MORE…]

The Extermination Vol. 3 Compilation Playing At Clrvynt; LP Out This Week Through Flatspot Records – Flatspot Records prepares to release the brutalizing tunes of The Extermination Vol. 3 compilation LP this Friday, featuring brand new tracks from some of the current hardcore scene’s top acts. The Extermination Compilation Vol. 3 features nine tracks that are entirely exclusive to this compilation only. Represented on the collection are West Coast US acts, TERROR, TAKE OFFENSE, PIECE BY PIECE, and DISGRACE, East Coast US acts FRIEND OR FOE, MANIPULATE, COUNTDOWN, and D.C. DISORDER, and UK-based HIGHER POWER. [MORE…]

RISK RELAY: New Jersey Quartet Issues “The Meeting” At New Noise Magazine; Nefarious Industries-Bound As We Descend LP Nears Release – New Jersey’s RISK RELAY — now just over a week from releasing their fourth full-length, As We Descend, through Nefarious Industries – offer a new preview of the record with, “The Meeting,” through a premiere of the song at New Noise Magazine. [MORE…]

REALITY SLAP Confirms European Tour With Deez Nutz, Comeback Kid, First Blood, More; Limitless EP To See January Release Through WAR Records – ortuguese hardcore outfit REALITY SLAP is preparing to release their crushing new Limitless EP through WAR Records in January. This week, the news of a massive February European hardcore tour including Deez Nuts, Comeback Kid, First Blood, Hellions, Risk It, Get The Shot, and REALITY SLAP has been announced. [MORE…]

THE POWER OF THE RIFF: Final Wave Of Bands Announced; INCANTATION, OBLITERATIONS, KOWLOON WALLED CITY, NECROT, LIES and CRYPT ROT Added – The third and final wave of acts for the LA-based December edition of THE POWER OF THE RIFF has been announced, this week confirming the addition of INCANTATION, OBLITERATIONS, KOWLOON WALLED CITY, NECROT, LIES and CRYPT ROT to the event on December 17th and 18th, 2016. The two-day fest will carry on the tradition of bringing a diverse line up of heavy music together under one roof. Presented in conjunction with Southern Lord, each night of THE POWER OF THE RIFF will feature artists bridging the realms of underground extreme music, including a mix of both internationally-recognized and brand new acts. [MORE…]

ARMORED SAINT To Kick Off US Tour With Queensrÿche; Band Launches “Aftermath (Live)” Single For Fans Via Pledgemusic + Details Of Carpe Noctum Live Album Revealed – Next week, ARMORED SAINT will join Queensrÿche and Midnight Eternal for a US tour. Set to commence on November 15th in Seattle, Washington, the trek will run through nearly two-dozen cities, coming to a close on December 15th in Colorado Springs, Colorado. [MORE…]

SUPERJOINT’s Caught Up In The Gears Of Application Full-Length Out NOW And Streaming; Special Record Release Show To Take Place This Saturday In Dallas – “Caught Up In The Gears Of Application delivers an unrelenting siege of pugnacious, old-school hardcore, lacking only subtlety and restraint.” – Team Rock The wait is finally over! Today marks the official release of Caught Up In The Gears Of Application, SUPERJOINT’s first new full-length in over a decade! An acrimonious crossover of hardcore punk, metal, and uncompromising, hostile, New Orleans-style angst, the eleven-track follow-up to 2003’s critically-lauded Lethal Dose Of American Hatred was captured at the famed Nodferatu’s Lair, produced by SUPERJOINT co-founder Philip H. Anselmo (Down, Pantera, Scour, Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals, Arson Anthem etc.) and Stephen Berrigan (Down, Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals, Eyehategod, Haarp, Classhole, etc.), and mastered by Scott Hull (Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Pig Destroyer) at Visceral Sounds. [MORE…]

TILES: Five-Part Video Interview Series On The Making Of Pretending 2 Run Released; Annual Motor City ProgShow Takes Place Next Week – Detroit prog rock titans TILES have issued the fifth and final segment in their ongoing video interview series documenting the creation of their massive Pretending 2 Run double-disc album, released earlier this year through Laser’s Edge. [MORE…]

CRYPT ROT To Release Embryonic Devils Through Southern Lord; “Chapters Of Torment” Streaming + Band To Play The Power Of The Riff – Southern Lord is preparing to unleash a torrent of tumultuous filth, having signed Ohio-based CRYPT ROT – formed by several current/former members of Homewrecker — for the release of their Embryonic Devils debut in early 2017. The album’s “Chapters Of Torment” has been issued for early streaming, as the band announces new live dates, including a set at The Power Of The Riff. [MORE…]

BEHEADED: Malta-Based Brutal Death Metal Horde To Release Fifth Full-Length Via Unique Leader This January; Preview Track Posted – Malta-based brutal death metal horde BEHEADED will release their long-anticipated fifth full-length next year via Unique Leader Records. Entitled Beast Incarnate, the infernal, eight-track production draws upon the brutal and melodic approach to 2012’s critically-championed Never To Dawn offering. Welcoming drummer Davide Billia and guitarist Simone Brigo to the fold, the album seethes with the band’s self-proclaimed Mediterranean brand of brutality belting out caustic vocals, punishing riff and crushing drum sequences. Recorded at MKII Recording Studio (Italy) and mixed and mastered by Ronnie Björnström (Teadeat, Bone Gnawer, Aeon, Those Who Bring The Torture etc.) at Enhanced Audio Productions Sweden, Beast Incarnate comes shrouded in the cover art of Gabriel Alegria Sabogal stretches the boundaries of BEHEADED’s signature sound to meet new extremes. [MORE…]

H. P. LOVECRAFT’s Pickman’s Model Deluxe LP Out Now Through Cadabra Records – Spoken arts and deluxe vinyl label, Cadabra Records, continues their ongoing homage to the timeless works of horror master H. P. LOVECRAFT, with the release of Pickman’s Model. One of H. P. LOVECRAFT’s most popular tales, Pickman’s Model is here read by Andrew Leman, a partner of the H.P. LOVECRAFT historical society, a professional actor with years of stage, screen, and audio performances, his voice capturing the proper terror, dread, suspense, and madness of LOVECRAFT’s stories. The liner notes were written by weird fiction scholar, S. T. Joshi, a leading authority on the writer responsible for a plethora of critical and biographical works. The record is scored with horrifying tones by Theologian, mastered for vinyl at Watchmen Studio in upstate New York, and completed with newly commissioned surreal paintings by Alan Brown. [MORE…]

EARSPLIT DISTRO: Be sure to raid EARSPLIT DISTRO for all titles from The Compound Recs including CLASSHOLE (featuring members of Eyehategod, Mountain Of Wizard, haarp, and more), DIE CHOKING, LAE (featuring Steve Austin from Today Is The Day), GRIDFAILURE, GODHUNTER, and more, in addition to hundreds of imported/distributed titles from Selfmadegod Records, Supernatural Cat, 20 Buck Spin, Indisciplinarian, Exile On Mainstream, and many others. [GO HERE

Contact liz@earsplitcompound.com, dave@earsplitcompound.com or pr@earsplitcompound.com for interviews with the above artists, or bands listed below with current and/or pending tour dates; keep up to date on all Earsplit-related tour offensives at our Live Actions page HERE.

ABIGAIL WILLIAMS ALLEGAEON ANAGNORISIS – ARMORED SAINT – BATTLECROSS THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER CARCASS CASTLE – CRYPR ROT – DIE CHOKING – DYSRHYTMIA EIGHT BELLS – EYE – EYE OF NIX – FISTULA – FULL SCALE RIOTGOATWHORE – HALSHUG – KHEMMIS LORD OF WAR – MARTYRDÖD – NEUROSIS – NO LIGHT OKKULTOKRATI – PAIN PG. LOST – POWER TRIP – THE POWER OF THE RIFF – PSALM ZERO REALITY SLAP – RISING – RISK RELAY – THE OMINOUS CIRCLE – THIS WILL DESTROY YOU TILES – TOMBS – TUTTI I COLORI DEL BUIO ULCERATE – VOID OMNIA – WOLVHAMMER – WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM – WOVENWAR

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RUIN: Southern Lord To Release LP From Philadelphia’s Lost Punk Heroes; Rare Live Event Confirmed – Southern Lord is extremely pleased to be reviving the music of Philadelphia’s lost punk heroes, RUIN. Long considered a treasured local delicacy of the city’s earlier hardcore scene, RUIN released two albums during their original run — 1984’s He-Ho and 1986’s Fiat Lux — both of which will be combined in for a vinyl release this December. [MORE…]

CAPTAIN CRIMSON: “Love Street” Video From Swedish Blues Rockers Playing At Decibel – Last month, Swedish blues rock collective CAPTAIN CRIMSON released their delightfully riff-laden Remind full-length via Small Stone. A genuine testament to the timeless power of groove and of memorable choruses that take you back to when you felt such things deep in your soul, CAPTAIN CRIMSON manifest the kind of rock and roll that speaks to the essence of the form. [MORE…]

GNAW THEIR TONGUES To Issue Hymns For The Broken, Swollen And Silent LP In December; Track Streaming + Preorders Posted – Just over a year since the Abyss Of Longing Throats full-length was released, Dutch experimental/black metal soloist band act GNAW THEIR TONGUES – the work of frontman and demon channeler Maurice “Mories” De Jong, also of Aderlating, Cloak Of Altering, De Magia Veterum, among others — has declared the December release of the band’s latest LP, Hymns For The Broken, Swollen And Silent. [MORE…]

FISTULA Dispatches “Serial Vapist” Through Decibel Magazine; The Shape Of Doom To Cumm))) Out Now – Ohio’s gnarled FISTULA has released a new track from their newly-unleashed The Shape Of Doom To Cumm))) album through a stream of “Serial Vapist” at Decibel Magazine. “‘Serial Vapist’ was the final song written for the album,” FISTULA vocalist Dan Harrington explains. “Back in March, I was crashing on Bahb’s couch before our appearance at Berserker III Fest. He started playing this killer riff on his acoustic guitar. The next day we had practice, he and Corey jammed on the riff and shortly after the song was complete. [MORE…]

WOLVHAMMER: US Tour With Tombs Underway – WOLVHAMMER is beginning their latest tour, kicking off their fifteen-city US tour with Tombs in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, tonight. The tour will swing clockwise through the entire southern half of the country up the West Coast and back, ending in Dayton, Ohio on November 26th. [MORE…]

MELTED SPACE: French Metal Opera Outfit Issues Remix Tracks And Official Video For “Titania” – Following the 2015 Sensory Records release of their debut album, The Great Lie, France’s epic metal opera collective, MELTED SPACE, has issued special remixed versions of several tracks from the album through a new digital EP, titled Remix Remodel, which is now streaming Additionally, an official video for the revamped version of the track “Titania” has been completed, and is playing. [MORE…]

The Extermination Vol. 3 Compilation Playing At Clrvynt; LP Out This Week Through Flatspot Records – Flatspot Records prepares to release the brutalizing tunes of The Extermination Vol. 3 compilation LP this Friday, featuring brand new tracks from some of the current hardcore scene’s top acts. The Extermination Compilation Vol. 3 features nine tracks that are entirely exclusive to this compilation only. Represented on the collection are West Coast US acts, TERROR, TAKE OFFENSE, PIECE BY PIECE, and DISGRACE, East Coast US acts FRIEND OR FOE, MANIPULATE, COUNTDOWN, and D.C. DISORDER, and UK-based HIGHER POWER. [MORE…]

RISK RELAY: New Jersey Quartet Issues “The Meeting” At New Noise Magazine; Nefarious Industries-Bound As We Descend LP Nears Release – New Jersey’s RISK RELAY — now just over a week from releasing their fourth full-length, As We Descend, through Nefarious Industries – offer a new preview of the record with, “The Meeting,” through a premiere of the song at New Noise Magazine. [MORE…]

REALITY SLAP Confirms European Tour With Deez Nutz, Comeback Kid, First Blood, More; Limitless EP To See January Release Through WAR Records – ortuguese hardcore outfit REALITY SLAP is preparing to release their crushing new Limitless EP through WAR Records in January. This week, the news of a massive February European hardcore tour including Deez Nuts, Comeback Kid, First Blood, Hellions, Risk It, Get The Shot, and REALITY SLAP has been announced. [MORE…]

THE POWER OF THE RIFF: Final Wave Of Bands Announced; INCANTATION, OBLITERATIONS, KOWLOON WALLED CITY, NECROT, LIES and CRYPT ROT Added – The third and final wave of acts for the LA-based December edition of THE POWER OF THE RIFF has been announced, this week confirming the addition of INCANTATION, OBLITERATIONS, KOWLOON WALLED CITY, NECROT, LIES and CRYPT ROT to the event on December 17th and 18th, 2016. The two-day fest will carry on the tradition of bringing a diverse line up of heavy music together under one roof. Presented in conjunction with Southern Lord, each night of THE POWER OF THE RIFF will feature artists bridging the realms of underground extreme music, including a mix of both internationally-recognized and brand new acts. [MORE…]

ARMORED SAINT To Kick Off US Tour With Queensrÿche; Band Launches “Aftermath (Live)” Single For Fans Via Pledgemusic + Details Of Carpe Noctum Live Album Revealed – Next week, ARMORED SAINT will join Queensrÿche and Midnight Eternal for a US tour. Set to commence on November 15th in Seattle, Washington, the trek will run through nearly two-dozen cities, coming to a close on December 15th in Colorado Springs, Colorado. [MORE…]

SUPERJOINT’s Caught Up In The Gears Of Application Full-Length Out NOW And Streaming; Special Record Release Show To Take Place This Saturday In Dallas – “Caught Up In The Gears Of Application delivers an unrelenting siege of pugnacious, old-school hardcore, lacking only subtlety and restraint.” – Team Rock The wait is finally over! Today marks the official release of Caught Up In The Gears Of Application, SUPERJOINT’s first new full-length in over a decade! An acrimonious crossover of hardcore punk, metal, and uncompromising, hostile, New Orleans-style angst, the eleven-track follow-up to 2003’s critically-lauded Lethal Dose Of American Hatred was captured at the famed Nodferatu’s Lair, produced by SUPERJOINT co-founder Philip H. Anselmo (Down, Pantera, Scour, Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals, Arson Anthem etc.) and Stephen Berrigan (Down, Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals, Eyehategod, Haarp, Classhole, etc.), and mastered by Scott Hull (Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Pig Destroyer) at Visceral Sounds. [MORE…]

TILES: Five-Part Video Interview Series On The Making Of Pretending 2 Run Released; Annual Motor City ProgShow Takes Place Next Week – Detroit prog rock titans TILES have issued the fifth and final segment in their ongoing video interview series documenting the creation of their massive Pretending 2 Run double-disc album, released earlier this year through Laser’s Edge. [MORE…]

CRYPT ROT To Release Embryonic Devils Through Southern Lord; “Chapters Of Torment” Streaming + Band To Play The Power Of The Riff – Southern Lord is preparing to unleash a torrent of tumultuous filth, having signed Ohio-based CRYPT ROT – formed by several current/former members of Homewrecker — for the release of their Embryonic Devils debut in early 2017. The album’s “Chapters Of Torment” has been issued for early streaming, as the band announces new live dates, including a set at The Power Of The Riff. [MORE…]

BEHEADED: Malta-Based Brutal Death Metal Horde To Release Fifth Full-Length Via Unique Leader This January; Preview Track Posted – Malta-based brutal death metal horde BEHEADED will release their long-anticipated fifth full-length next year via Unique Leader Records. Entitled Beast Incarnate, the infernal, eight-track production draws upon the brutal and melodic approach to 2012’s critically-championed Never To Dawn offering. Welcoming drummer Davide Billia and guitarist Simone Brigo to the fold, the album seethes with the band’s self-proclaimed Mediterranean brand of brutality belting out caustic vocals, punishing riff and crushing drum sequences. Recorded at MKII Recording Studio (Italy) and mixed and mastered by Ronnie Björnström (Teadeat, Bone Gnawer, Aeon, Those Who Bring The Torture etc.) at Enhanced Audio Productions Sweden, Beast Incarnate comes shrouded in the cover art of Gabriel Alegria Sabogal stretches the boundaries of BEHEADED’s signature sound to meet new extremes. [MORE…]

H. P. LOVECRAFT’s Pickman’s Model Deluxe LP Out Now Through Cadabra Records – Spoken arts and deluxe vinyl label, Cadabra Records, continues their ongoing homage to the timeless works of horror master H. P. LOVECRAFT, with the release of Pickman’s Model. One of H. P. LOVECRAFT’s most popular tales, Pickman’s Model is here read by Andrew Leman, a partner of the H.P. LOVECRAFT historical society, a professional actor with years of stage, screen, and audio performances, his voice capturing the proper terror, dread, suspense, and madness of LOVECRAFT’s stories. The liner notes were written by weird fiction scholar, S. T. Joshi, a leading authority on the writer responsible for a plethora of critical and biographical works. The record is scored with horrifying tones by Theologian, mastered for vinyl at Watchmen Studio in upstate New York, and completed with newly commissioned surreal paintings by Alan Brown. [MORE…]

EARSPLIT DISTRO: Be sure to raid EARSPLIT DISTRO for all titles from The Compound Recs including CLASSHOLE (featuring members of Eyehategod, Mountain Of Wizard, haarp, and more), DIE CHOKING, LAE (featuring Steve Austin from Today Is The Day), GRIDFAILURE, GODHUNTER, and more, in addition to hundreds of imported/distributed titles from Selfmadegod Records, Supernatural Cat, 20 Buck Spin, Indisciplinarian, Exile On Mainstream, and many others. [GO HERE

Contact liz@earsplitcompound.com, dave@earsplitcompound.com or pr@earsplitcompound.com for interviews with the above artists, or bands listed below with current and/or pending tour dates; keep up to date on all Earsplit-related tour offensives at our Live Actions page HERE.

ABIGAIL WILLIAMS ALLEGAEON ANAGNORISIS – ARMORED SAINT – BATTLECROSS THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER CARCASS CASTLE – CRYPR ROT – DIE CHOKING – DYSRHYTMIA EIGHT BELLS – EYE – EYE OF NIX – FISTULA – FULL SCALE RIOTGOATWHORE – HALSHUG – KHEMMIS LORD OF WAR – MARTYRDÖD – NEUROSIS – NO LIGHT OKKULTOKRATI – PAIN PG. LOST – POWER TRIP – THE POWER OF THE RIFF – PSALM ZERO REALITY SLAP – RISING – RISK RELAY – THE OMINOUS CIRCLE – THIS WILL DESTROY YOU TILES – TOMBS – TUTTI I COLORI DEL BUIO ULCERATE – VOID OMNIA – WOLVHAMMER – WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM – WOVENWAR

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