Archive for the Relapse Category
Retaining the vicious, dual-vocal attack and slamming grooves that have become their trademark, Dying Fetus’ Stop at Nothing is a savage return-to-form by one of the most influential bands in death metal. Intensity unparalleled, and musical power unrivaled, Dying Fetus are the leaders of the new generation in extreme music.
Doom godfathers The Obsessed return with Sacred, their first studio album in over 20 years. Led by legendary frontman Scott “Wino” Weinrich (Saint Vitus, Spirit Caravan, The Hidden Hand, etc.), The Obsessed originally formed in 1976 and released three seminal stoner / doom albums in the early 90’s, including The […]
Led by the hypnotic and breathy vocal dramatics of Kristina Esfandiari, King Woman unveil a profoundly crafted opus of brooding, ethereal doom-rock. Produced by Jack Shirley (Deafheaven, Wreck & Reference, Oathbreaker).
2017 release from the death metal marauders. Obituary return with their self-titled, 10th studio album, further cementing their legacy as one of the most important metal bands of all time! Picking up where 2014’s Inked In Blood left off, Obituary show no signs of slowing down as they continue to […]
New York City sludge/doom/drone trio UNEARTHLY TRANCE re-emerge from the shadows with Stalking the Ghost, their sixth full-length recording and first album in over seven years. An esoteric ritual of seismic doom, Stalking the Ghost taps into the darkest realms of the occult over the course of seven tracks that […]
2015 reissue on green vinyl! WINDHAND’S debut Relapse full length is nothing short of transcendent. On its surface it is a top 5 of all time doom record, but this record is for more than just doom-metal fanatics though—this is an epic record for all fans of guitar driven rock […]
New York City’s Black Anvil returns with As Was, the staggering 50-minute follow-up to 2014’s Hail Death. Atmospheric and melodic without relenting on any of the ferocity Black Anvil have always been known for, As Wasseamlessly weaves through eight monumental passages of extreme metal art. More diverse, complex, and thought-provoking […]
This double LP comes housed in a stunning gatefold jacket with a matte varnish finish and includes two exclusive bonus tracks on a separate 2nd LP! This deluxe version also includes a 24″ x 24″ full color poster, a DL card for the entire deluxe version record and a spectacular […]
Death, the heavy metal institution founded, realized, and helmed by legendary guitarist Chuck Schuldiner, released it’s final studio album The Sound of Perseverance (’98) to massive worldwide critical acclaim. The Sound of Perseverance is the masterstroke of one of metal’s true pioneers and innovators, and indeed worthy of the worship, […]
Author: Lord Audiopile
Austin, TX experimental synth quartet Survive’s sophomore full-length and Relapse debut, RR7349, is a dark, sweeping exercise in analog synth mastery. The pulsating, 9-song instrumental release showcases immense diversity between tracks – RR7349’s compositions range from grim tom-tom thunder to space-age epics, pairing tense plodding grooves with meditative ambience and […]