Roundup From The Compound – December 30th, 2016 Holiday Edition

….A sincere note of thanks to all our media friends around the globe for your support and interaction throughout 2016. We look forward to cooperating with you for another twelve months of sonic mayhem. Happy New Year from EARSPLIT PR!…

[PS please drink responsibly]

PSYCHO LAS VEGAS 2017 Announces Thirty-Five New Additions To Its Massive 2017 LineupPSYCHO LAS VEGAS – set to take place from August 18th through August 20th, 2017 at the Hard Rock Hotel And Casino Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada — announces over thirty-five new additions to its massive 2017 lineup. The festival has quickly become the premier event in the US for underground heavy rock, psych, doom, alternative, and beyond, and as the roster grows for this year’s edition, they’re clearly looking to push their boundaries even further. Joining previously-announced generation-defining acts like Neurosis, Swans, and French prog lords Magma, comes UK grind legends Carcass, whose reunion continues to bring gruesome tales of dissections and unparalleled. [MORE…]

SUNN O))) To Tour Northeastern USA, Southeast Canada In March; Digital Bandcamp Sale And Free Track Available Through The Year’s EndSUNN O))) declares new live actions for 2017, announcing plans of their return to the Northeastern US and Southeast Canada in March. The first set of SUNN O))) tour dates for 2017 sees the collective bringing their dense and arrhythmic blend of metal, drone, and minimalist music back to the Northeast USA and Southeastern realms of Canada for a week of performances. SUNN O))) will converge in Washington DC on March 12th, following with shows in Pittsburgh, Toronto, Montreal, Boston, New York City, and Philadelphia confirmed through March 18th. Support on all shows will be provided by Southern Lord labelmates, Montreal-based Big | Brave, whom have also joined SUNN O))) on their recent tours of the Southwest, Southeast and Midwest states and Europe. [MORE…]

The DRX: Entire Nefarious Industries-Bound Throughout Within Album By NYC Avant-Rock Group Streaming At Heavy Blog Is Heavy – New York City-based avant-rock collective The DRX — led by composer and multi-instrumentalist Dan Romans, and featuring members of Kayo Dot, Psalm Zero, The Riot Oak, Jerseyband, and others – will release the group’s epic new concept album, Throughout Within, through Nefarious Industries at the end of the month. Advancing its release, Heavy Blog Is Heavy now streams the entire album early. [MORE…]

MARTYRDÖD Releases Video For “Handlöst Fallen Ängel” At No Clean Singing; List Out Now On Southern Lord – Swedish metal/crust punk outfit MARTYRDÖD – featuring members of Skitsystem, Agrimonia, and others – has just unleashed an official video for the track “Handlöst Fallen Ängel,” the track hailing from the band’s List album, which was released through Southern Lord in November. Filmed and edited by Jimmy Johansson, also responsible for MARTYRDÖD’s recent “Harmagedon” video, the riotous live-filmed “Handlöst Fallen Ängel” has been issued through No Clean Singing, who issued of the album in an early review, “These songs are battle hymns for our own time, which harken back to an earlier age…There is only one MARTYRDÖD, and List may be their crowning achievement.” The respected blog now offers, alongside their exclusive premiere of the video, “The song courses with vibrant energy right from the beginning and never relents. I still think of it as a kind of war anthem, with an air of mythic grandeur that surrounds it, even though it’s a fierce, fiery, blood-pumping romp. The piercing lead guitar melody still makes me think of the skirl of pipes or the wild whirling of a folk fiddle that’s about to spontaneously combust. The whole thing is a hell of a rush.” [MORE…]

REALITY SLAP: Portuguese Hardcore Act Issue Video For “Lone Wolf” Via Idioteq; More Tour Dates Confirmed – As WAR Records prepares to release the new Limitless EP by Portuguese hardcore outfit REALITY SLAP in January, a new track has been issued through an exclusive stream of “Lone Wolf,” through Idioteq webzine. The band has also booked new tour dates, including a trio of Limitless release shows at the end of January. [MORE…]

SEE?: Unclassifiable NYC Act With Current/Former Members Of Netherlands, Spacehog, Bangladeafy, More Streams Lighteninging On Your Thames At New Noise Magazine – The unclassifiable lunatic collective SEE? – formed by current/former members of Netherlands, Spacehog, Bangladeafy, Pseudo/Sentai, Cibo Matto, Seabrook Power Plant, Needle Driver, Die Trommel Fatale, Joan As Police Woman, Bassoon, Sugarlife, and more – is now streaming their entire Lighteninging On Your Thames album, days ahead of its release through Nefarious Industries this Friday. [MORE…]

TELOCH VOVIN Releases “Psalms Ov Khaos — Filius Dei Sum Nihil, Sum Non” Single – “Bereft of limits the aeons they tremble, shards of the vessels shattered sets the spirit free. Ascending the Tree, the Serpent, thy Spine, the Spheres of creation negated, nullified in there turn. Bereft of Limits and the Laws of cause, Kether devoured, the essence reborn, the Serpent sheds all forms.” TELOCH VOVIN has issued the latest installment of their ongoing Psalms Ov Khaos sequence, offering “Filius Dei Sum Nihil, Sum Non” on this, the Winter Solstice. The New York-based TELOCH VOVIN coven began the Psalms Ov Khaos singles series on the 2015 Winter Solstice, having released a new song in the sequence on each changing of the seasons since. The intent of the series is to shed further Black Light upon the electronic and ambient instrumentation and ritualistic elements of the band’s primal, occult black metal attack. The Psalms Ov Khaos series will continue, with new tracks being issued on the current quarterly seasonal shift schedule throughout the coming months until all eleven individual Psalms are released. This is when TELOCH VOVIN will amass the works onto a physical package, which will include individual pieces of art work for each Psalm for a disorientating dance with divine madness. [MORE…]

MAYHEM: De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas Alive Out Now And Streaming; North American Headlining Tour Looms – Norwegian black metal icons MAYHEM are commemorating the release of their 1994 landmark De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas full-length. In conjunction with the celebration, the band has self-released De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas Alive. Captured live in Norrköping, Sweden last year during the band’s headlining set at the Black Christmass Festival, the show marked MAYHEM’s first time ever playing De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas in full. [MORE…]

VARAHA: Debut EP From Ethereal Metal Collective Out Now And Streaming – “Almost transcendentally beautiful, but heavy and haunting too.” – No Clean Singing Windy City-based atmospheric metal collective VARAHA unleashed their eagerly anticipated self-titled debut EP. Recorded by Nick Morgan and Mike Lust (Urge Overkill, Russian Circles, William Elliott Whitmore, Child Bite) and mixed and mastered by Adam K. Stilson (Airiel, Car Seat Headrest, Ritual Howls, Pink Frost, Radar Eyes) at Decade Music Studios, the three tracks comprising the EP includes guest appearances by Bruce Lamont (Yakuza, Corrections House, Brain Tentacles et al) on saxophone and Josie Boyer (Round Rock Symphony Orchestra) on cello. [MORE…]

SIGNS OF THE SWARM: Pittsburgh Death Metal Horde Joins Unique Leader Records – Unique Leader Records is pleased to welcome SIGNS OF THE SWARM to their expanding roster of brutality. SIGNS OF THE SWARM is a five-piece death metal horde hailing from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. With the release of their debut album Senseless Order earlier this year, they’ve already begun to gain national attention. Said Sputnik Music of the offering, “The mood and ambience are consistent and the breakdowns and build up to them are flawless. Vocals are absolutely incredible.” [MORE…]

COKEGOAT: Watch Chicago Death Doom Misfits Trip Balls In Their New Video For “The Burner” – “…the best way to experience COKEGOAT is to crack open a beer, turn off the lights, and let this album’s soundscapes take control and carry you along with them.” – Metal Bandcamp The Chicago-based death doom misfits in COKEGOAT self-unleashed their Drugs And Animals full-length late last month digitally and on 180-gram 12” vinyl. To commemorate its release, today the band is pleased to issue their video for “The Burner.” Directed by Chris Batte at Bracket Studios on their home turf of Chicago and produced by Will Richards with visual effects by Katie Kapuza and additional special effects by Ryan Oliver and Brant Mccrea of Deathblow Productions/The Rot Shop, the slick new clip finds COKEGOAT quite literally tripping balls. Watch in awe as the Windy City-collective

[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.

ALL PIGS MUST DIE – ALLEGAEON – AMON AMARTH – BATTLECROSS – BLACK ANVIL – CATTLE DECAPITATION – CHILD BITE – CLITERATI – COGNITIVE – COKEGOAT – THE CRAZY WORLD OF ARTHUR BROWN – DIE CHOKING – THE DRIP – DYING WALE – DYSRHYTHMIA – ENDORPHINS LOST – ETERNAL SLEEP – GOATWHORE – GUST – HARM’S WAY – KHEMMIS –MARTYRDÖD – MAYHEM – MIRRORS FOR PSYCHIC WARFARE – NEUROSIS – NO LIGHT – POWER TRIP – PSALM ZERO – PSYCHO LAS VEGAS – REALITY SLAP – SUNN O))) – SUPERJOINT – TELOCH VOVIN – THE OMNIOUS CIRCLE – THIS WILL DESTROY YOU – VARAHA – VOID OMNIA – WAILIN STORMS – WHITECHAPEL – WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM

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….A sincere note of thanks to all our media friends around the globe for your support and interaction throughout 2016. We look forward to cooperating with you for another twelve months of sonic mayhem. Happy New Year from EARSPLIT PR!…

[PS please drink responsibly]

PSYCHO LAS VEGAS 2017 Announces Thirty-Five New Additions To Its Massive 2017 LineupPSYCHO LAS VEGAS – set to take place from August 18th through August 20th, 2017 at the Hard Rock Hotel And Casino Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada — announces over thirty-five new additions to its massive 2017 lineup. The festival has quickly become the premier event in the US for underground heavy rock, psych, doom, alternative, and beyond, and as the roster grows for this year’s edition, they’re clearly looking to push their boundaries even further. Joining previously-announced generation-defining acts like Neurosis, Swans, and French prog lords Magma, comes UK grind legends Carcass, whose reunion continues to bring gruesome tales of dissections and unparalleled. [MORE…]

SUNN O))) To Tour Northeastern USA, Southeast Canada In March; Digital Bandcamp Sale And Free Track Available Through The Year’s EndSUNN O))) declares new live actions for 2017, announcing plans of their return to the Northeastern US and Southeast Canada in March. The first set of SUNN O))) tour dates for 2017 sees the collective bringing their dense and arrhythmic blend of metal, drone, and minimalist music back to the Northeast USA and Southeastern realms of Canada for a week of performances. SUNN O))) will converge in Washington DC on March 12th, following with shows in Pittsburgh, Toronto, Montreal, Boston, New York City, and Philadelphia confirmed through March 18th. Support on all shows will be provided by Southern Lord labelmates, Montreal-based Big | Brave, whom have also joined SUNN O))) on their recent tours of the Southwest, Southeast and Midwest states and Europe. [MORE…]

The DRX: Entire Nefarious Industries-Bound Throughout Within Album By NYC Avant-Rock Group Streaming At Heavy Blog Is Heavy – New York City-based avant-rock collective The DRX — led by composer and multi-instrumentalist Dan Romans, and featuring members of Kayo Dot, Psalm Zero, The Riot Oak, Jerseyband, and others – will release the group’s epic new concept album, Throughout Within, through Nefarious Industries at the end of the month. Advancing its release, Heavy Blog Is Heavy now streams the entire album early. [MORE…]

MARTYRDÖD Releases Video For “Handlöst Fallen Ängel” At No Clean Singing; List Out Now On Southern Lord – Swedish metal/crust punk outfit MARTYRDÖD – featuring members of Skitsystem, Agrimonia, and others – has just unleashed an official video for the track “Handlöst Fallen Ängel,” the track hailing from the band’s List album, which was released through Southern Lord in November. Filmed and edited by Jimmy Johansson, also responsible for MARTYRDÖD’s recent “Harmagedon” video, the riotous live-filmed “Handlöst Fallen Ängel” has been issued through No Clean Singing, who issued of the album in an early review, “These songs are battle hymns for our own time, which harken back to an earlier age…There is only one MARTYRDÖD, and List may be their crowning achievement.” The respected blog now offers, alongside their exclusive premiere of the video, “The song courses with vibrant energy right from the beginning and never relents. I still think of it as a kind of war anthem, with an air of mythic grandeur that surrounds it, even though it’s a fierce, fiery, blood-pumping romp. The piercing lead guitar melody still makes me think of the skirl of pipes or the wild whirling of a folk fiddle that’s about to spontaneously combust. The whole thing is a hell of a rush.” [MORE…]

REALITY SLAP: Portuguese Hardcore Act Issue Video For “Lone Wolf” Via Idioteq; More Tour Dates Confirmed – As WAR Records prepares to release the new Limitless EP by Portuguese hardcore outfit REALITY SLAP in January, a new track has been issued through an exclusive stream of “Lone Wolf,” through Idioteq webzine. The band has also booked new tour dates, including a trio of Limitless release shows at the end of January. [MORE…]

SEE?: Unclassifiable NYC Act With Current/Former Members Of Netherlands, Spacehog, Bangladeafy, More Streams Lighteninging On Your Thames At New Noise Magazine – The unclassifiable lunatic collective SEE? – formed by current/former members of Netherlands, Spacehog, Bangladeafy, Pseudo/Sentai, Cibo Matto, Seabrook Power Plant, Needle Driver, Die Trommel Fatale, Joan As Police Woman, Bassoon, Sugarlife, and more – is now streaming their entire Lighteninging On Your Thames album, days ahead of its release through Nefarious Industries this Friday. [MORE…]

TELOCH VOVIN Releases “Psalms Ov Khaos — Filius Dei Sum Nihil, Sum Non” Single – “Bereft of limits the aeons they tremble, shards of the vessels shattered sets the spirit free. Ascending the Tree, the Serpent, thy Spine, the Spheres of creation negated, nullified in there turn. Bereft of Limits and the Laws of cause, Kether devoured, the essence reborn, the Serpent sheds all forms.” TELOCH VOVIN has issued the latest installment of their ongoing Psalms Ov Khaos sequence, offering “Filius Dei Sum Nihil, Sum Non” on this, the Winter Solstice. The New York-based TELOCH VOVIN coven began the Psalms Ov Khaos singles series on the 2015 Winter Solstice, having released a new song in the sequence on each changing of the seasons since. The intent of the series is to shed further Black Light upon the electronic and ambient instrumentation and ritualistic elements of the band’s primal, occult black metal attack. The Psalms Ov Khaos series will continue, with new tracks being issued on the current quarterly seasonal shift schedule throughout the coming months until all eleven individual Psalms are released. This is when TELOCH VOVIN will amass the works onto a physical package, which will include individual pieces of art work for each Psalm for a disorientating dance with divine madness. [MORE…]

MAYHEM: De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas Alive Out Now And Streaming; North American Headlining Tour Looms – Norwegian black metal icons MAYHEM are commemorating the release of their 1994 landmark De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas full-length. In conjunction with the celebration, the band has self-released De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas Alive. Captured live in Norrköping, Sweden last year during the band’s headlining set at the Black Christmass Festival, the show marked MAYHEM’s first time ever playing De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas in full. [MORE…]

VARAHA: Debut EP From Ethereal Metal Collective Out Now And Streaming – “Almost transcendentally beautiful, but heavy and haunting too.” – No Clean Singing Windy City-based atmospheric metal collective VARAHA unleashed their eagerly anticipated self-titled debut EP. Recorded by Nick Morgan and Mike Lust (Urge Overkill, Russian Circles, William Elliott Whitmore, Child Bite) and mixed and mastered by Adam K. Stilson (Airiel, Car Seat Headrest, Ritual Howls, Pink Frost, Radar Eyes) at Decade Music Studios, the three tracks comprising the EP includes guest appearances by Bruce Lamont (Yakuza, Corrections House, Brain Tentacles et al) on saxophone and Josie Boyer (Round Rock Symphony Orchestra) on cello. [MORE…]

SIGNS OF THE SWARM: Pittsburgh Death Metal Horde Joins Unique Leader Records – Unique Leader Records is pleased to welcome SIGNS OF THE SWARM to their expanding roster of brutality. SIGNS OF THE SWARM is a five-piece death metal horde hailing from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. With the release of their debut album Senseless Order earlier this year, they’ve already begun to gain national attention. Said Sputnik Music of the offering, “The mood and ambience are consistent and the breakdowns and build up to them are flawless. Vocals are absolutely incredible.” [MORE…]

COKEGOAT: Watch Chicago Death Doom Misfits Trip Balls In Their New Video For “The Burner” – “…the best way to experience COKEGOAT is to crack open a beer, turn off the lights, and let this album’s soundscapes take control and carry you along with them.” – Metal Bandcamp The Chicago-based death doom misfits in COKEGOAT self-unleashed their Drugs And Animals full-length late last month digitally and on 180-gram 12” vinyl. To commemorate its release, today the band is pleased to issue their video for “The Burner.” Directed by Chris Batte at Bracket Studios on their home turf of Chicago and produced by Will Richards with visual effects by Katie Kapuza and additional special effects by Ryan Oliver and Brant Mccrea of Deathblow Productions/The Rot Shop, the slick new clip finds COKEGOAT quite literally tripping balls. Watch in awe as the Windy City-collective

[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.

ALL PIGS MUST DIE – ALLEGAEON – AMON AMARTH – BATTLECROSS – BLACK ANVIL – CATTLE DECAPITATION – CHILD BITE – CLITERATI – COGNITIVE – COKEGOAT – THE CRAZY WORLD OF ARTHUR BROWN – DIE CHOKING – THE DRIP – DYING WALE – DYSRHYTHMIA – ENDORPHINS LOST – ETERNAL SLEEP – GOATWHORE – GUST – HARM’S WAY – KHEMMIS –MARTYRDÖD – MAYHEM – MIRRORS FOR PSYCHIC WARFARE – NEUROSIS – NO LIGHT – POWER TRIP – PSALM ZERO – PSYCHO LAS VEGAS – REALITY SLAP – SUNN O))) – SUPERJOINT – TELOCH VOVIN – THE OMNIOUS CIRCLE – THIS WILL DESTROY YOU – VARAHA – VOID OMNIA – WAILIN STORMS – WHITECHAPEL – WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM

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