A collection of death metal bands you simply need to hear.
We turn our attention to the corrosive wrath of sludge.
We take a dive into the depraved realms of black metal.
A list focusing on the glacial paces, sombre atmospheres and gargantuan riffs of funeral doom.
A collection of underground artists who deserve your attention.
We delve through the the bong-infused haze of the stoner rock underground.
Blackened Death Records’ Richard Weeks explores how the underground has marched on through the digital age.
If you’re unfamiliar with any of these names, check them out, as you should have been hearing about them after their sets this week anyway.
As legions of metalheads descend on the French countryside, we went along to chronicle the mayhem…
From the forefront of the biggest rosters to the tiniest house show headliners – here are Astral Noize’s hopefuls for 2019.