Confined Reality is the new EP from South African melodic death metal band Thread of Omen. Formed in 2013 and, after several initial line-up changes, began playing gigs in and around the Cape Town area.The band has released two full-length albums, Palace of the Fathers (2015) and Vindicta (2017) both of which have been positively received in local and international […]
Dutch purveyors of sludge infused doom outfit ONHOU have released their new album ENDLING. The four piece scrutinizes dark territories, devising an immense sound utilizing two vocalists, down-tuned guitars and pulsating electronic elements. These bleak atmospheres serve to shape a dismal and forsaken uneasiness. ONHOU was founded in 2016 and consists of previous and current members of Killteam, Lords of Gravity, Wolvon, Grinding […]
Shun the Reptile, the vicious new album from Cape Town’s Zombies Ate My Girlfriend releases on the 2nd November 2018. The band have decided to give you a taste of what’s to come and release one track before the album drops. Immolation delves into some dark and very real subject matter about daily life in South Africa, guitarist Adriano Rodrigues comments: “ We live in a very violent place. There […]
“Cheshire Grin is the story of ‘the keed’ and the experiences he lives through at different points in his young adult life or alternatively, the story of ‘the keed’ going deeper and deeper into the rabbit hole.
The art portrays an
ancient and evil forest that has claimed the lives of many a traveller and
adventurer aiming to traverse its winding paths. An important theme for all
our music has been horror stories and I wanted our album art to be able to
tell a story much like our songs do.