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Guys, I usually kick off the Black Market with a lengthy introductory essay, an aggregation of my thoughts on the month in metal. But August … August kinda ate me alive. That is not to say that I don’t have thoughts, or that August didn’t generate enough thoughts to inspire an essay. I do! It… More »

We’re almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it’s time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be. For the past several years, we’ve ranked our most anticipated albums. Today the feature returns, bigger than ever, with a whopping 100 records we’re looking forward to hearing, enjoying, debating,… More »

Tombs’ Path Of Totality topped my list of the Top 26 Metal Albums Of 2011 So Far. I was curious what sort of personal soundtrack went into that muscular, violent, surprisingly delicate and detailed blend of New York noise-rock, black metal, and industrialized blast-beat shoegaze, so I asked them to make a related mix for… More »

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Sun Kil Moon & Jesu – “America’s Most Wanted Mark Kozelek And John Dillinger”

Mark Kozelek and Justin K Broadrick are longtime friends and associates, and Sun Kil Moon and Jesu, Broadrick's genre-blurring shoegaze-metal band, are putting out a…
Peter Helman | October 5, 2015 - 10:50 pm

Stream JK Flesh Nothing Is Free EP

Justin K. Broadrick co-founded Napalm Death as a teenager, and more recently, he's led the recently-reunited dark-hearted industrial metal legends Godflesh and the bottomlessly sad…
Tom Breihan | September 8, 2015 - 9:35 am

Hopscotch 2015 Lineup

Hopscotch Music Festival returns for its sixth year in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina this September. This morning the official lineup has been revealed, and since…
Caitlin White | May 19, 2015 - 10:09 am

Pelican – “The Cliff” (Justin Broadrick Remix)

Justin Broadrick of industrial metal heroes Godflesh has continued in the remix vein, this time refacing Pelican's "The Cliff," from their 2013 LP Forever Becoming.
Aaron Lindenberg | February 4, 2015 - 3:33 pm

Coliseum – “White Magic Punks (Justin K. Broadrick Sorcerer Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Last year, Louisville post-hardcore trio Coliseum gave the world a shot of adrenaline in the form of their best LP yet, the ferocious Sister Faith.
Peter Helman | November 25, 2014 - 12:48 pm

Stream Godflesh A World Lit Only By Fire

Justin K. Broadrick’s trudge-clank industrial metal institution Godflesh cast a long shadow over the darker edges of underground music in the late ’80s and the…
Tom Breihan | September 29, 2014 - 4:26 pm

Godflesh – “Imperator”

Hey, Aphex Twin isn't the only one releasing a new album after 13 years! Industrial-metal legends Godflesh are finally crafting a follow-up to 2001's Hymns
Miles Bowe | September 18, 2014 - 4:10 pm

Godflesh – “New Dark Ages”

The former Napalm Death member Justin K. Broadrick started making music with his band Godflesh in 1988, and that band's slow, bruising, mechanized riff-trudges would…
Tom Breihan | August 5, 2014 - 11:48 am

Stream Godflesh Decline & Fall EP

Justin Broadrick formed Godflesh in 1988, after he left Napalm Death, and his band's mechanized, oppressive monster-trudge has exerted its crushing will on a few…
Tom Breihan | June 3, 2014 - 10:24 am

Godflesh – “Ringer”

The long-awaited seventh LP from English industrial pioneers Godflesh, A World Lit Only By Fire, made our list of 2014's most anticipated albums, at which…
Michael Nelson | May 21, 2014 - 12:54 pm

Kowloon Walled City – “Anthem” (Godflesh Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

San Francisco's Kowloon Walled City and Brooklyn's Batillus are respectively responsible for two of the finest sludge albums of the last two years (KWC's excellent…
Michael Nelson | November 21, 2013 - 1:51 pm

Mark Kozelek – “Like Rats” (Godflesh Cover) Video

Mark Kozelek has delivered a catalog's worth of unexpected covers -- most famously dedicating entire albums to covers of Modest Mouse and Bon Scott-era AC/DC,…
Michael Nelson | January 31, 2013 - 11:33 am

Isis – “Streetcleaner” (Godflesh Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

Aaron Turner is in the business of breaking hearts these days. In 2010, he split up Isis, one of the most groundbreaking metal bands of…
Michael Nelson | November 6, 2012 - 12:36 pm