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.
Anti-Fascism and Community Activism: The Return of Underdark
Talking censorship, NSBM and more with Underdark.
Becoming More Inclusive: Grimalkin Records’ Tips for White Folks in DIY Music
LGBTQ-centred label Grimalkin Records have released a statement and series of steps that white folks in the music scene can to promote inclusivity and social justice in and through their work.
Musicians’ Visas and the Weaponisation of Policy Announcements
In February the Home Office announced their points-based immigration policy, and it’s been cause for considerable concern…
Cosmic Black Metal: Spectral Lore on Astrology, Spirituality and Breaking Genre Boundaries
“The reaction of a few black metal nerds isn’t interesting to me. We have much more important things to worry about.”
Premiere and Track-by-Track Guide: Seas Of Winter – Forest Aflame
Hear a black metal record that tackles the real issues plaguing today’s society.
Beyond Chaos: An Introduction to Anarchism with Dawn Ray’d
Dawn Ray’d give us a breakdown of their often misunderstood political philosophy.
Weekly Song Roundup: Midnight, Sepultura and Elephant Tree
A collection of tracks to get you through the week.
Old Patterns: SIBIIR on Greta Thunberg, Scandinavian Winters and Fighting for a Better Future
The world’s future looks bleak, and it’s often for that reason that we turn to bands like SIBIIR.
Astral Noize’s Ones to Watch 2020
We look ahead to another year of brilliant music.