Ghost Cult and our partners in the Lambgoat Media Network are stoked to bring you the opportunity to win tickets to the metal event of 2024: one pair of VIP tickets to see Slayer reunite at Riot Fest 2024! Slayer recently announced their return at a series of festival headline slots this fall Enter to win at the links below and be sure to visit our friends at Lambgoat, This Day In Metal, Nu Metal Agenda, and Metal Insider! There are 5 chances to win between all five sites with 10 VIP tickets up for grabs. This Giveaway is only for VIP tickets to the festival.* Enter at the form below!Continue reading
Louisiana-based metallic hardcore outfit Capra Books US Headlining Tour as Dates Supporting Escuela Grind Kickoff This Weekend will head West this April/May on a short headlining tour. The journey begins April 25th in Houston, Texas and runs through May 8th in Fort Worth, Texas. Support will be provided by Slow Pulse and Cold View on select dates.Continue reading
Post-Grunge Rock band Blacktop Mojo has shared a new single “As The Light Fades” – a track totally unlike anything they’ve created before, to be followed by their latest full-length studio album, Pollen, on April 5th 2024. “As The Light Fades” is a feel-good anthem and a passionate track that oozes with infectious energy of summer and young love.Continue reading
Marking two months to the festival, Austin Psych Fest (brought to you by the producers of Levitation Fest) has announced lineup additions + kick off parties! The news follows Levitation winning Best Festival in The Austin Chronicle’s Music Awards, as voted by the Austin public, taking home the top fest award for the 3rd year in a row ahead of music festival juggernauts like SXSW and ACL Fest. The fest has added Metz, Sweeping Promises, Luna Li, Golden Dawn Arkestra, Joy Again, Caramelo Haze, Gouge Away, Jaron Marshall (Black Pumas), along with Courtney Barnett, Alvvays, Kurt Vile & The Violators, The Black Angels, All Them Witches, Chicano Batman, Witch, Dehd, Blondshell, Psychedelic Porn Crumpets, Frankie And The Witch Fingers, Earthless and many more! Austin Psych Fest takes place April 26-28, 2024 at The Far Out Lounge and other venues in Austin, TX. Passes are available for purchase at the links below.Continue reading
Black Country Communion, the iconic rock supergroup featuring the talents of Joe Bonamassa, Glenn Hughes, Jason Bonham, and Derek Sherinian, is thrilled to announce the upcoming release of their highly anticipated fifth studio album, V, available worldwide on June 14. To celebrate, fans are treated to the immediate release of the album’s heavy funk lead single, “Stay Free,” out today on all major streaming platforms. Watch a teaser for the upcoming music video here.Continue reading
Rising hard rock outfit S.O.R.M has just dropped their new single, “Under My Skin.” This an alternative, original version of the piano piece title track from the band’s recent album, released in 2023. It features guest appearances from legendary W.A.S.P. guitarist, Doug Blair, and The Nightflight Orchestra’s Anna Brygård. Check it out in the article below and read more from the band.
London born Kid Brunswick has revealed his latest single, “Collide,” which has been released via the believe label. It kicks off a series of new music to be released by the artist over the next few months, culminating in the final part of his EP series later this Summer. Check out the new video below.
Following on from their recent BBC6music B-list track “Hunger Games,” Bob Vylan have released their brand new single, “Makes Me Violent.” It comes from the bands new album, Humble As The Sun, which is due out on the 05th of April via their own Ghost Theatre records. Check out the new song below, and read more from the duo.
Having released two full lengths of emotive, atmospheric instrumental and/or wordless music throughout 2022, Greg Anderson returns as The Lord with Worship: Bernard Herrmann Tribute, an album of brand new suspenseful and evocative guitar music, inspired by the film compositions of Bernard Herrmann. Two tracks from the album are available to listen to today; “Psycho: Marion & Sam” and “Fahrenheit 451: The Reading”. Anderson has been working on these compositions since 2021, his solo output having been greatly influenced by Herrmann. Southern Lord & The Lord Recordings present this limited edition 12” and Bandcamp exclusive digital release in May-June 2024. Pre-order via Bandcamp and via the Southern Lord store. Continue reading
Seattle post-metal sludge trio, Great Falls – featuring members/ex-members of Kiss It Goodbye, Undertow, Playing Enemy, Bastard Feast, Gaytheist, and more – have just premiered a new video for “Trap Feeding.” It is the second track on the band’s latest LP, Objects Without Pain, which was released in 2023 via Neurosis’ Neurot Recordings. Head into the article below for the new video, live listings with Botch, and more.
Time for episode 4 of our Slayer series! Nik and Keefy of Ghostcultmag review and extol the virtues of “Reign In Blood!” Continue reading