Rock / Heavy Metal

Bosse-De-Nage Has Raised the Art of Metal Lyrics to A Whole New Level (And Their New Album Rips, Too)

Courtesy of Bosse-De-Nage / photo by SF Sludge Bosse-De-Nage is one of the current USBM scene's most interesting new talents. The band is notoriously press-shy, largely eschewing interviews and clinging to anonymity while crafting progressive, textured black metal with heavy post-rock, shoegaze, and even hardcore influences. Sure, hidden identities are a dime a dozen in […]

Rock / Heavy Metal

Hey Metal Punks: Drop Everything and Listen to This New Iskra Song

Photo courtesy of Iskra A few months ago, long-running and much-loved Canadian anarchist black metal/crust collective Iskra announced the imminent release of Ruins, the follow-up to 2009's brilliant Bureval LP. While the global release will be split between contributing labels in Western and Eastern Europe, the British Isles, Canada, Russia, Scandinavia, and South America, it's just been announced that the US physical release […]