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Tess Casto

I’m a news publisher and photographer based out of Pittsburgh.

FRIENDSHIP: Southern Lord To Issue Undercurrent LP By Japanese Blackened Hardcore Outfit In June; Tracks Streaming + Preorders Posted

Japan’s   FRIENDSHIP   Their second LP,   Stream the tracks “Demise,” “Vertigo,” and “Fiend” from FRIENDSHIP’s Undercurrent at Bandcamp HERE.   Just like with the Hatred LP, Daymare Recordings handles the release of FRIENDSHIP‘s Undercurrent digitally and on CD, and now Southern Lord delivers the vinyl on Friday, June 14th. Find preorders at Bandcamp HERE and find merch options […]

THENIGHTTIMEPROJECT: PopMatters Debuts “Final Light” Video As Pale Season LP Nears Release Via Debemur Morti; Band Features Former/Current Members Of Katatonia, October Tide, And Letters From The Colony

PopMatters is hosting the exclusive premiere of “Final Light,” the new single from melancholic Swedish outfit, THENIGHTTIMEPROJECT, formed by current and former members of Katatonia, October Tide, and Letters From The Colony. The song is delivered in an official video, weeks ahead of the Pale Season album’s worldwide release through Debemur Morti Productions […]

BLEACH EVERYTHING Releases New Zine + “I Killed a Werewolf Once [It’s On Film]” Single; Debut LP Announced + Footage Of Gary Busey And Ice-T Posted

Richmond, Virginia-based hardcore punk outfit BLEACH EVERYTHING has announced their long-awaited impending debut LP, So We Gnaw, now confirmed for release through Dark Operative on July 12th. Preceding the album, the horror-influenced outfit has circulated a previously unreleased demo track, “I Killed a Werewolf Once (It’s On Film),” which is included as a […]

Avatar Has Landed in Pittsburgh

Come one, come all. Hear the glorious tale of how our King and Avatar have conquered Mr. Smalls on their headlining tour. Tuesday, May 21st, Avatar came to town fresh off a successful trek at Sonic Temple Festival. This theatric Swedish band is no doubt one to see […]