Bodysnatcher Share a Single and Video for “Severed” and Announce Their New Digital EP

Heavy Floridian quartet, Bodysnatcher, have just announced the digital release of their upcoming new EP Vile Conduct. It is due out Friday, September 03rd via MNRK Heavy records. Along with this news, the band has released their latest single “Severed” and the accompanying official music video. Check it out in the article below and fine out more.
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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY – New Rock and Metal Releases 3.29.24

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ALBUM REVIEW: Boundaries – Death Is Little More

With its namesake taken from poet Dante Alighieri’s Inferno, Connecticut’s own Boundaries have offered an undeniably bleak effort which is certainly relatable in current times. Inspired by the notion that dying is perhaps not a terrible alternative, it’s a thought that certainly feels cuttingly real in a day of continued strife and tribulations on an almost constant basis. An undeniably dark overall narrative and inspiration Death Is Little More (3DOT Recordings) encapsulates with utter gloom and savagery in aplomb.Continue reading

PREVIEW: New Music Friday – New Rock and Metal Releases Preview 3.29.24

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PODCAST: The Weekly Ritual Rock and Metal News Show Live 2-16-24

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ALBUM REVIEW: Chamber – A Love To Kill For


Since their debut album in 2019, Chamber have made a formidable name for themselves on the hardcore scene and live circuit, featuring all the stand-out features any band wants to showcase to become one of the upcoming bands of the genre. “No-one needs us to be the pretty band.” states guitarist, Gabe Manuel, talking about the influences for the latest release. 

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Boundaries – My Body In Bloom

When it comes to Metalcore there may be nothing new left under the sun. Some detractors would argue that there never was anything to the subgenre. And to those insufferable malcontents may I suggest a long holiday and taking a listen to Killswitch Engage’s Alive or Just Breathing (Roadrunner) or Coalesce’s Functioning on Impatience (Second Nature). There may be a dearth of new or novel sounds on BoundariesMy Body In Bloom EP (Unbeaten Records), but boy does this Connecticut unit know how to make the most out of fundamentals.Continue reading