Southern Lord to reissue two Okkultokrati albums

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Okkultokrati’s 2012 album Snakereigns and 2014 full length Night Jerks are to be reissued by Southern Lord ahead of the release of their upcoming forth album, due to be recorded this month.

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Full of Hell and The Body unveil track from upcoming collaboration


The collaborative record from apocalyptic doom duo, The Body, and grindcore/harsh noise sculptors Full of Hell – One Day You Will Ache Like I Ache – is set for release on the 25th March through Neurot Recordings. In preparation for this, the track The Little Death has been revealed.

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Dancing Cake – Pet Names/I Want to Go Home – Self-released – Out Now


This Leeds trio certainly know how to make an impression. This double A-side single, with a bonus third track, is angular and caustic, made up of triple vocal shouting and irregular time signatures. Within this though there’s a raw strand of melody that infuses each track with a catchy oddness.

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Conan announce UK headline tour


One of the heaviest sludge bands at the moment, Conan, have announced a headline tour across the UK.

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ZU release new video and announce first leg of tour dates


If you’re looking for some confrontational, jazz-tinged, riff-heavy noise you could do worse than checking out ZU’s new video for Conflict Acceleration, an album track taken from their recently released album Cortar Todo.

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YDI – A Place in the Sun/Black Dust – Southern Lord – Out Now


One thing that is obvious about YDI from this retrospective is that they were much more about the attitude than the music. There are moments of brilliance, from the savage guitar work on Get Up and Fight/Zombie Youth to the sludgy, riff driven Bloodletting; but the majority of A Place in the Sun/Black Dust is rough and ready.

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