PureGrainAudio would like to welcome you to the beginning of these series called “…And Justice For Art”.
Pitchfork today is hosting an exclusive premiere of “Purgatorium” from legendary extreme metal enigmas Sigh. The track comes off the band’s ninth new studio offering entitled In ‘Somniphobia’, set for North America release this Tuesday, March 13th via Candlelight Records. The 11-track work of maniacal genius features guest appearances from Massacre’s Kam Lee and Meads Of Asphodel’s Metatron as well as cover illustration by renowned artist Eliran Kantor (Atheist, Testament). Check out “Purgatorium” HERE.
Opera Diabolicus recently completed work on a video for the song “Blood Countess Bathory” which comes from their soon to be released album entitled ‘1614’. The video is premiering today below.
Guitar World has premiered a live in studio performance video of the song “Day Two” by The Life And Times. The song appears on the band’s forthcoming album ‘No One Loves You Like I Do’ which will be released on January 17th via Slimstyle Records (Movits).
Chaos Records is making a special slimcase edition of new Zombiefication EP ‘Reaper’s Consecration’ available for 500 of its Mexican fans. A vinyl MLP edition also limited to 500 copies will be released worldwide. Both editions are set for an early 2012 release. ‘Reaper’s Consecration’ was licensed by Chaos to Pulverised Records for worldwide release.
Today, Speedwolf premiere the new track “Ride With Death” HERE. The track, an exclusive for the influential and tastemaking website, is the title track to Speedwolf’s forthcoming (and highly anticipated) debut album, ‘Ride With Death’, set for release on November 8th – next week!!! – through Hells Headbangers.
Crossover kings Birth A.D. have recently taken part in an exclusive photo shoot at the legendary Cadillac Ranch in Amarillo, TX. Created in 1974, this public art installation has become a Texas landmark and has been referenced multiple times in American pop culture.
L.A. based band, Elitist, premieres their new song, “Fracture” below. The track showcases the group’s ability to place heavy instrumental riffs besides aggressive vocals without hindering the tune’s overall melody. “Fracture” is off of the band’s upcoming EP, ‘Earth’, which will drop October 25th via Blkheart Group.
In a groundbreaking move, Iwrestledabearonce will premiere their feature film ‘A Beary Scary Movie’ at the Rock And Shock Film Festival at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA on October 16th. ‘A Beary Scary Movie’ will be featured as the headlining film of the day at this convention that exhibits the best independent horror films from around the world and boasts New England’s largest gathering of horror and heavy metal fans.
Anterior will launch their second single “Blood In The Throne Room” from their upcoming second album ‘Echoes Of The Fallen’ exclusively HERE today. Set for release in Europe on August 26th, the UK August 29th and North America on September 13th via Metal Blade Records, the 10-track long player was recorded at Grindstone Studios through 2011 with Scott Atkins producing.
Bravewords is hosting an exclusive premiere of a new track from Fullforce’s debut album ‘One’. The album will be released July 26th in North America on SPV/Steamhamner. Get a first listen to “Walls Of Secrets” on Bravewords’ “Knuckle Tracks” player by heading HERE.
The Konsortium has Premiered the new track “Lik Ulven” from highly anticipated, upcoming self-titled debut album ‘The Konsortium’ at this location. The album is set for release June 24th through Agonia Records. It will be available as a limited heavy vinyl, digipack CD and a limited fan-Metal Pack CD.
Rising Michigan black metal act, Winterus, has partnered up with MetalInjection.net to debut the music video for “Harmonious”, the first single from Winterus’s forthcoming album, ‘In Carbon Mysticism’. The video was directed by Stephen Richmond, and attempts to capture the natural emotion that permeates throughout the track. It can be seen online now HERE.
Today online music powerhouse Brooklyn Vegan is hosting the premiere of the first track to be publicly available from organic sludge rockers Across Tundras’ upcoming Neurot Recordings debut, ‘Sage’. Check out the second track from ‘Sage’, “Hijo De Desierto,” at this location now.