Shamanic sludge metal.
In the Studio With Kurokuma and Sanford Parker
Work on the UK sludge titans’ debut full-length has begun.
Review / Bible Basher – Loud Wailing
Feral death-doom from the Steel City metal scene.
Watch Kurokuma and Friendship’s Volatile Live-Streamed Studio Sets
Devastatingly heavy studio sets from two of the world’s best riff merchants.
Podcast: Criminally Underrated Episode 7
Episode Seven of Criminally Underrated Music Podcast, presented by Astral Noize and hosted by Aerosol Jesus frontman Oli Melville, is now online for your listening pleasure! This episode features National Funk, Kurokuma, Under, Abstract Void, Tides […]
AN016: Kurokuma/Under – Split 7″
Two of the weirdest bands from the UK heavy underground join forces for a brand new split.
Cultural Isolation Pt. 2: The Industry Speaks
Following on from our piece on Brexit and how it could affect UK metal, we spoke to a handful of people from the scene to find out their thoughts and how leaving the EU could affect them going forward.
Festival Review: Desertfest London 2019
This year’s Desertfest was an unabashed celebration of the riff. Here’s what happened.
Frantic Noise and Tortured Psyches: An Exploration of the World’s Heaviest Sludge
We’ve burrowed deep into the tortured cries and thunderous fuzz to bring you the best and most unfathomably intense sludge out there.
Review: Kurokuma – Sheffield’s Best Metal Bands, Vol. 1
Sludge, tribalism, psychedelia, electronic music and Jamiroquai covers from Sheffield’s self-appointed scene leaders.