Raster announces first curated compilation with Frank Bretschneider

The first compilation features tracks from Benjamin Brunn, Retina.it, Pierce Warnecke and others. Last winter, Raster co-founder Frank Bretschneider put together a compilation of unheard new music, concentrating on under-the-radar experimental sounds. It’s the first installment in a planned series of curated compilations from the long-running label, which recently split into two separate units: Raster

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Killer Mike Calls Nas “One Of The Greatest MC’s In The World”

Source: Kevin Winter / Getty While Killer Mike is a formidable talent in his own right, he gives props where props are due. He recently gave Queensbridge’s finest, Nas, high praise. In the newest episode of Netflix’s Rapture series, Nas’ historic career is highlighted. The “One Mic” rapper is visited in a session where Mike Bigga is recording

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UNEARTH Releases New Single 'Incinerate'

UNEARTH‘s new single, “Incinerate”, can be streamed below. The song is taken from the Boston band’s upcoming album, “Extinction(s)”, which is due this fall via Century Media. Vocalist Trevor Phipps describes the new song: “‘Incinerate’ brings the raw aggression and heaviness of our early material while also showcasing elements of where we’ve gone as a

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Watch Lyric Video For IMMORTAL's 'Mighty Ravendark'

The official lyric video for the song “Mighty Ravendark” from Norwegian black metallers IMMORTAL — now consisting of lyricist/guitarist Demonaz (real name Harald Nævdal) and drummer Horgh (real name Reidar Horghagen) — can be seen below. The track is taken from the band’s upcoming album, “Northern Chaos Gods”, which will be released on July 6

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Listen To New IMMORTAL Song 'Mighty Ravendark'

The song “Mighty Ravendark” from Norwegian black metallers IMMORTAL — now consisting of lyricist/guitarist Demonaz (real name Harald Nævdal) and drummer Horgh (real name Reidar Horghagen) — can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band’s upcoming album, “Northern Chaos Gods”, which will be released on July 6 via Nuclear Blast. The disc

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CLUTCH Releases Music Video For New Single 'How To Shake Hands'

Maryland rockers CLUTCH have released the official music video for “How To Shake Hands”, the second single from their upcoming album, “Book Of Bad Decisions”. A very limited seven-inch picture disc in a transparent PVC pocket has been made available. “How To Shake Hands” is on the blue side and “Gimme The Keys” on the

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MESHUGGAH: No New Album Until 2020 At The Earliest, Says TOMAS HAAKE

Tomas Haake says that fans shouldn’t expect to see a new MESHUGGAH studio album from before “2020 at the earliest.” The experimental Swedish metal group’s last disc, “The Violent Sleep Of Reason”, came out in 2016 and resulted in a “Best Metal Performance” Grammy nomination for the song “Clockworks”. Asked by Hayley Leggs at last

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