ארכיון קטגוריה: Features

Premiere: Stream Exclusive New 夢遊病者 and Drune tracks off New Compilation Milim Kashot Vol. 3

It's that time of years, folks, where we are most excited to announce our latest annual, globe-busting compilations in the MILIM KASHOT series. The goal, as always, is to somehow make manifest the… להמשיך לקרוא

Premiere: Sentiero dei Principi's Bittersweet Black Metal Harshness

Back again with The War Inside My Head interview series, our exploration of the musical obsessions and inspirations behind some of the best and most exciting in contemporary extreme music. This time we're… להמשיך לקרוא

Premiere: Enter the Black Metal Wastelands of Cogas

It with great joy that we present the latest in our series of exclusive premieres, this time a fantastic track from U.K. black metal project Cogas, coming from their upcoming full-length debut due… להמשיך לקרוא

Album Premiere: Enter the Unbound, Avant-Garde Metal World of Spintria

And now, to quote the great Monty Python, for something completely different. Spintria, whose debut is due next week via Moonlight Cypress Archetypes, is a new avant-garde, post-modern, free-form, and and other kind… להמשיך לקרוא

Track Premiere and Interview: Crushing Death Metal Dissonance from Defacement

It is my/our/whatever distinct pleasure to present a new installment in The War Inside My Head interview series, a pleasure inextricably tied to just how fucking great this band is. Oh, and there's… להמשיך לקרוא

NINE SONGS I LIKED THIS WEEK IN LIST FORM – DREW HAYS EDITION

This is usually that space in the weekly post where I actually don't have anything to write and/or I promote the week's long-form contributions (here's this week's, btw). And, really, the state of… להמשיך לקרוא

How Darkthrone Killed Hitler: The Post-Modern Path from Soulside Journey to Eternal Hails 

We don't usually host guest posts round these parts. Actually, we never do. But with the new (and excellent) Darkthrone album, Eternal Hails now out it seemed appropriate to release this great piece by Jonathan Shkedi… להמשיך לקרוא

Track Premiere: Cloak of Altering Unveil Splendid Euphoria of Murdering Ravens

I would write something like "Maurice de Jong (Mories) needs no introduction" but then that's kind of a post-modern introduction, now isn't it? Especially given that we premiered another one of his projects… להמשיך לקרוא

The War Inside My Head: Track Premiere and Interview with Black Metal Duo Pando

It's been a busy week of premieres here at MMHQ, with a fantastic new single streaming from grinding wonder Feed Them Death earlier this week, so be sure to check that one out… להמשיך לקרוא

THE WAR INSIDE MY HEAD: TRACK PREMIERE WITH AVANT-GRINDCORE MONSTERS FEED THEM DEATH

Along with such bands as Chepang and Karkait, Italian/British project Feed Them Death represent one of the most refreshing, bizarre voices in that murky in-between space of grindcore and death metal. Mixing the… להמשיך לקרוא

Interview and Video Premiere: Unleash Mathy Insanity with Fawn Limbs

The international insanity corporation otherwise known as Fawn Limbs has been fucking shit up quite nicely in their relatively short existence. Nicely enough, it should be said, to shoot from relative obscurity to… להמשיך לקרוא

The War Inside My Head: Track Premiere with Siberian Black Metal Project Isgherurd Morth

It's my distinct pleasure to present another track premiere, this time with the brand-new Siberian black metal project Isgherurd Morth that features some veteran names: Peter G. Shallmin (Kamlath / Escapethecult / Stench… להמשיך לקרוא

Premiere: Jerusalem's Karkait Channel Grindcore and Black Metal in Blazing New Track

Karkait catapulted itself into consciousness straight out of the Jerusalem underground/experimental music scene sometime mid-2019 with their stunning debut EP Yekum//Kiyum [“Universe//Existence”]. Like a fully-formed object of bizarre beauty and unrelenting passion Yekum//Kiyum… להמשיך לקרוא

MACHINE MUSIC PRESENTS – THE BEST METAL OF 2020

Ah, that last vestige of OCD-tastic satisfaction that is the dreaded Year End List! It was a funny one for, I think, obvious reasons, this 2020 of yours. And yet amid the chaos,… להמשיך לקרוא

Album of the Year 2020: An Interview with Sweven

Artist: Sweven Album: The Eternal Resonance Label: Ván Records Favorite Song: "Mycelia" Well, in a Machine Music first the crowning of the albums of the year turns somewhat more dramatic this time around with an interview… להמשיך לקרוא

Rare Footage of Megadeth's Gar Samuelson Unearthed

This is going to be one of those rare "newsy" posts on the site, and I realize this ins't the usual "content" found therein but I thought it was worth highlighting given the… להמשיך לקרוא