The Skinny: Take a listen to the new single “Gravitational Collapse” from Mutilation Rites’ upcoming release Harbinger, out July 22 via Prosthetic Records. You can listen directly above via the SoundCloud player.

The album, recorded with longtime collaborator Kevin Bernsten (TRIAC) while being mastered by James Plotkin (Sunn O))), ISIS, Pelican), features eight grueling tracks which consist of a “nightmarish merger between black, death, d-beat, and doom” (Pitchfork).


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