The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – April 2016

One of the themes that keeps cropping up in this column is the current underground metal scene's creative fertility. I keep turning to this subject…
Doug Moore | April 29, 2016 - 11:59 am

Withered – “Downward” (Stereogum Premiere)

Good things come to those who wait, as Withered guitarist and vocalist Mike Thompson can tell you. The Atlanta-based blackened death metal act's sole remanining…
Doug Moore | April 27, 2016 - 11:56 am

Haunting The Chapel

Stream Withered Dualitas (Stereogum Premiere)

You'll find a greater sense of dynamic space, sharper songwriting, and plenty of killer half-speed riffs on crusty blackened death 'n' doom crew Withered's third…
Brandon Stosuy | October 18, 2010 - 1:11 pm

Haunting The Chapel

SXSW 2010: Salome, Torche, High On Fire Smoke Up Austin

Yesterday I saw 12 metal bands before High On Fire hopped onto the outdoor stage at the Mohawk sometime around midnight to make it a…
Brandon Stosuy | March 18, 2010 - 5:22 pm