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The 50 Best Albums Of 2018 So Far

Have you ever talked to your parents about what it was like to live through the late '60s? National leaders were gunned down right and…
Stereogum | June 6, 2018 - 12:00 pm

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – April 2018

In an interview last year for Noisey, Sleep guitarist Matt Pike said:…
Ian Chainey | April 30, 2018 - 2:34 pm

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – July 2014

If you watch MTV's Catfish -- and admit it, you do -- you've surely experienced a particular reaction to each episode's respective narrative as it…
Michael Nelson | July 30, 2014 - 1:29 pm

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High On Fire Cancel Tour Because Of Medical Emergency

The great metal trio High On Fire were planning to spend this fall on tour with their metal peers Municipal Waste, Toxic Holocaust, and Haunt.
Tom Breihan | October 29, 2018 - 12:17 pm

Sleep – “Leagues Beneath”

Sleep arose from their slumber last month with the surprise release of The Sciences, the legendary stoner metal band's first new album in over a…
Peter Helman | May 23, 2018 - 3:25 pm

Stream Sleep The Sciences

Stoner doom metal band Sleep haven't released an album in 15 years. Their last LP, Dopesmoker, gained attention from enthusiasts of music and cannabis alike,…
Julia Gray | April 20, 2018 - 12:10 am

Surprise: Sleep’s Dopesmoker Follow-Up Is Out Tomorrow, 4/20

Sleep love weed. The cover art for the stoner metal pioneers' second album, Holy Mountain, was based around a marijuana leaf. Their last album, Dopesmoker,…
Peter Helman | April 19, 2018 - 3:51 pm

Sleep – “The Clarity”

Sleep are best known for Dopesmoker, the unfuckwithable 63-minute album/song that acts as arguably the greatest tribute to weed that metal has produced since "Sweet…
Miles Bowe | July 18, 2014 - 1:32 pm

Adult Swim Announces 5th Singles Series With Deafheaven, Run The Jewels, Speedy Ortiz, & More

For the last several years Adult Swim has curated a series of singles released throughout the summer. They've put out some fantastic tracks in the…
Miles Bowe | June 2, 2014 - 1:38 pm

FYF Fest 2010 In Photos

This past weekend L.A. hosted the heavily (and according to various reports, perhaps overly) attended Fuck Yeah Festival. Great lineup, though apparently not the most…
Amrit Singh | September 8, 2010 - 4:15 pm

ATP NY 2010: Sleep, Sunn, Skinny Dipping

At this point people know what to expect from Kutscher's: The faded Catskills resort's crumbling walls held together by mold, broken everything (we were forced…
Brandon Stosuy | September 8, 2010 - 9:30 am

High On Fire – “Speak In Tongues”

So far Adult Swim's Kia-sponsored 8 Singles In 8 Weeks campaign's brought us tracks from Black Lips, Superwolf, and Washed Out, etc. Things get noticeably…
Brandon Stosuy | June 22, 2010 - 5:17 pm

Stooges, Sleep Set For ATPNY 2010

Over Labor Day weekend (9/3-9/5) Iggy and his Stooges do Raw Power, Sleep climb Holy Mountain (!), and you'll spot Mudhoney's Superfuzz Bigmuff at good…
Brandon Stosuy | November 20, 2009 - 1:03 pm