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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Earlier this week, we shared our favorite songs of 2015 -- 80 in total. It's been a hell of a year! So many good songs!
Stereogum | December 11, 2015 - 5:14 pm

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – April 2013

Metal in 2013 will to some extent be defined by two stories that made their debuts in April, one of which was included on our…
Michael Nelson | April 29, 2013 - 4:13 pm

Haunting The Chapel

Haunting The Chapel’s Top 50 Albums Of 2010

Clichés be damned -- this really was a good year for metal. I had a harder time organizing a Top 10 in 2010 than ever…
Brandon Stosuy | December 21, 2010 - 11:58 am

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Uniform & The Body – “Come And See”

The Body put out a brand new album, I Have Fought Against It, But I Can’t Any Longer, all by themselves just last week but,…
James Rettig | May 17, 2018 - 10:41 am

The Body – “Can Carry No Weight”

Earlier this year, the Rhode Island-bred noise duo the Body announced that they would be releasing a new album, I Have Fought Against It, But
James Rettig | April 3, 2018 - 10:12 am

The Body – “Nothing Stirs”

The Body's last proper full-length was 2016's excellent No One Deserves Happiness, though the Portland duo have kept busy since then, releasing two full-length collaborations…
James Rettig | February 12, 2018 - 1:11 pm

Stream The Body A Home On Earth EP

Just last week, the Body, the experimental sludge-metal duo from Providence, teamed up with Maryland grindcore monstars Full Of Hell to release the collaborative album…
Tom Breihan | November 20, 2017 - 10:24 am

The Body & Full Of Hell – “Earth Is A Cage”

In recent years, the experimental Providence sludge-metal duo the Body have recorded full-length collaborations with plenty of different artists from across the extreme-music landscape, including…
Tom Breihan | August 16, 2017 - 3:58 pm

The Body – “To Know And To Hide”

On their most recent full-length, No One Deserves Happiness, the Body paired haunting industrial noise with melting pop-influenced beats, a mixture they continue on their…
James Rettig | November 16, 2016 - 12:24 pm

The Body – “The Myth Arc” Video

Earlier this year, experimental duo the Body released a great new album called No One Deserves Happiness. Their cinematic grotesqueness makes for some memorable music…
James Rettig | August 18, 2016 - 10:43 am

The Body – “The Fall And The Guilt” Video

Experimental duo the Body have shared an intense, minimal video for "The Fall And The Guilt" from their self-described "grossest pop album of all time"
Chris DeVille | March 31, 2016 - 9:50 am

The Body – “Two Snakes” Video

The Body's new album No One Deserves Happiness is a grotesque and terrifying achievement, so it's only fitting that their new video for "Two Snakes,"
James Rettig | March 11, 2016 - 3:02 pm

The Body – “Hallow / Hollow”

The Body returns to pummeling noise after taking, at least for them, what amounted to a bit of a breather on "Shelter Is Illusory," the…
James Rettig | February 25, 2016 - 1:02 pm

The Body – “Shelter Is Illusory”

Over the past few years, experimental duo the Body have released collaborative efforts with the diverse likes of the Haxan Cloak, Thou, Krieg, and Sandworm.
James Rettig | December 7, 2015 - 9:51 am

The Body & Thou – “Terrible Lie” (Nine Inch Nails Cover)

The avant-garde sludge bands Thou and the Body both released excellent albums of their own in 2014 -- Heathen and I Shall Die Here, respectively…
Michael Nelson | January 7, 2015 - 11:42 am

Watch A Short Film Inspired And Soundtracked By The Body’s I Shall Die Here

Experimental metal duo the Body's new album, I Shall Die Here, is the darkest thing they've recorded. That's in part because they teamed up with…
Miles Bowe | April 4, 2014 - 11:10 am

The Body – “Hail To Thee, Everlasting Pain” (Feat. The Haxan Cloak)

Last Halloween I saw experimental metal duo the Body play a packed show at Saint Vitus in Brooklyn. It was a stunning show, and they…
Miles Bowe | February 4, 2014 - 10:34 am