Discovering and photographing the hidden gem in the world of alternative music: Portugal’s Amplifest 2022 – Part Two
Curating Resistance: The Ultimate List of Anti-Fascist Bands
An exhaustive list of artists who stand against fascism within the metal scene and beyond.
Curating Resistance: A Guilt-Free Guide to Black Metal
A collection of “safe” black metal artists, whatever that term really means.
Curating Resistance: Ragana
Californian duo Ragana take black metal’s icy heart and give it life – though only in the most nihilistic sense.
Romantically Brutal: The Age of Underdark is Finally Nigh
Speaking to the RABM act as their long-awaited debut nears release.
Curating Resistance: Antifascist Black Metal Network
For the first instalment of this new series we’ve decided to signal-boost a relatively new creation from a team of anti-fascist black metal fans.
Introducing the Ruthless Anti-Fascist Black Metal of Brazil’s Vociferatus
An introduction to the anti-fascist black metal band’s enigmatic music.
Grand Thrash Auto: Espi Kvlt (Seas Of Winter/Geten/Phryne/Apricitas)
The black metal vocalist explores five games they hold dear.
Issue 6 Teaser: Napalm Death’s Barney Greenway talks inclusivity, activism and confronting fascism
We caught up with Barney for a chat on the grindcore legends’ new album, lifelong anti-fascist affiliations and the cesspool that is the UK political scene.
Order Astral Noize Issue 6 Now!
After an absolute shitshow of a year, the sixth print issue of Astral Noize is now nearly ready for release, and despite a tumultuous production process involving multiple delays, we’re immensely proud of the final product.