NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: New Rock and Metal Releases for 4-12-24


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ALBUM REVIEW: Replicant – Infinite Mortality


Okay, I openly confess, I may have dropped the ball. But what do you mean, you ask? Well, there’s a long laundry list of brain farts on my part so I should clarify. Apologies to a couple of ex-girlfriends beforehand as said list includes my lack of communication. That out of the way, I’m shocked that it took this long for Replicant to come to my attention. This Garden State unit has been around for 10 years so you would think that my decades-long travels on the heavy music highway would have warranted a listen or two. But thankfully on Infinite Mortality (Transcending Obscurity Records) I’m correcting the oversight.Continue reading


PREVIEW: New Music Friday – New Rock and Metal Releases for 4-12-24


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EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: Putrascension Streams Their New Single “Efface”


Photo credit Cary Smith

Photo credit Cary Smith

 

New Jersey’s Blackened Death Metal group Putrascension is a low-key supergroup. Featuring members of Windfaerer, Replicant, WolfCloak, Tombs, Abacinate, Kalopsia, and Hammer Fight, the group’s pedigree speaks for itself, and the music is as uncompromising and unique to this band. The new album drops on October 6th, 2023 from the Horror Pain Gore Death label! Stream the new single “Efface” today at Ghost Cult, before it releases on all stream platforms!

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FESTIVAL PREVIEW: Shadow Woods Metal Fest IV


Today is the day! America’s best underground brutal, blackened underground music festival, Shadow Woods Metal Fest begins today. Although a few bands have been last minute cancellations due to Hurrican Florence and Ghost Bath canceled their entire tour due to van troubles, the festival is 100%taking place with only rain expected at Camp Hidden Valley, in Whitehall Maryland. The lineup includes Abigail Williams, Xasthur, Aether Realm, Rozamov, Heavy Temple, A Sound of Thunder, Barishi, Destroyer of Light, Husbandry, God Root, Hepatagua, Cloak, Wolvhammer, Imperial Triumphant, Black Mass, and many more. Tickets are still available at the gate for you late deciders. Continue reading


UADA, Tombs, Xasthur, Heavy Temple And More Booked For Shadow Woods Metal Fest IV


 

Shadow Woods Metal Fest has announced the full lineup for the 2018 edition, their fourth year in a row. Returning for the fourth year in a row. Taking place from September 20th to 22nd, at Harper’s Ferry Adventure Center in Purcell, VA against the backdrop against the epic Blue Ridge Mountains, Shadow Woods IV features UADA, Tombs, Xasthur, Heavy Temple, All Hell, Bound By The Grave, Barishi, Destroyer Of Light, God Root, Husbandry, Imperial Triumphant, Rozamov, Wayfaerer, and many more listed below. Tickets are on sale now. Continue reading


GUEST POST: Mark Bronzino Of Iron Reagan – Best Young Bands To Watch


Ghost Cult once again brings you “End Of Year” lists, memories, and other shenanigans from our favorite bands, partners, music industry peers, and other folks we respect across the world. Mark Bronzino of Iron Reagan, whose band has a new album coming soon gives you his beste young bands you should check out from 2016.Continue reading