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Tess Casto

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

THUNDERCLAP: PopMatters Streams Entire Debut Album From Florida Doom/Rock Trio; Inebriocean LP Out This Week Via Financial Ruin

PopMatters is now streaming the entire Inebriocean debut LP from Gainesville, Florida-based THUNDERCLAP, on the eve of the album’s release through Financial Ruin.    The trio’s members are Florida punk scene vets having collectively played with the likes of Discount, Army Of Ponch, The Draft, Unitas, J.Page, House On Fire, Black Cougar […]

AORATOS: Gods Without Name Full-Length From Searing Black Metal Project Led By Naas Alcameth Of Akhlys And Nightbringer Out Now And Streaming Via Debemur Morti Productions

Gods Without Name is the first descent into the twisted depths of fresh creative entity, AORATOS. Spearheaded by Naas Alcameth known for his time in Akhlys, Bestia Arcana, and Nightbringer among others and described as a, “reflection of the eidola and egregore arisen from the liminal thresholds,” Gods Without Name probes deep […]

THONAIN HORDE: Maryland Blackened Rock Outfit To Release Downfall Album Through Grimoire Records In May; Album Info And Preorders Posted

Grimoire Records confirms the May release of Downfall, the third album from Maryland-based THONIAN HORDE, founded by members of Admiral Browning, Pale Divine, Faith In Jane, Weed Is Weed, and Bailjack. The Downfall cover art, track listing, and preorders have been issued.   THONIAN HORDE formed in 2016 in the backwoods of Boonesboro, […]

KOLLAPS: Australian Post-Industrial Trio To Release Mechanical Christ LP Through Cold Spring Records; Cvlt Nation Premieres “Fleshflower” Official Video

Cold Spring Records presents Mechanical Christ, the second full-length release from Australian post-industrial trio, KOLLAPS. Confirming the album for release on Friday, May 3rd, the band and label have issued an official video for the punishing lead single, “Fleshflower,” which sees its public premiere through Cvlt Nation.   KOLLAPS creates a unique […]