PIG DESTROYER Announce Addition of Bassist

The undisputed kings of grind PIG DESTROYER have added a new member to the fold.  Adam Jarvis' cousin John Jarvis has joined PIG DESTROYER as the band's first bass player.  John will make his live debut at the bands appearance at the Housecore Film Festival curated by Phillip Anselmo in Austin, TX on October 27th at Antone's.   John commented … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER Announce Addition of Bassist

PIG DESTROYER Confirm Upcoming Festival Appearances

The undisputed Kings of Grind PIG DESTROYER will be hitting the road this summer for a handful of festivals this including GWAR-B-Q, Hopscotch Fest (with label-mates Inter Arma and ASG), Basillica Soundscape in Hudson, NY and the Housecore Horror Film Fest in Austin, TX. A complete list of dates can be viewed below. Frontman JR … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER Confirm Upcoming Festival Appearances

PIG DESTROYER’s Prowler in the Yard Inducted Into Decibel Magazine’s Hall of Fame

The undisputed Kings of Grind PIG DESTROYER have been inducted in the prestigious Decibel Magazine Hall of Fame.  The band is being inducted for their album Prowler in the Yard that was released in July 2001 via Relapse Records.  Prowler in the Yard will see a deluxe remixed and re-mastered reissue via Relapse in the near future. The Decibel Magazine … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER’s Prowler in the Yard Inducted Into Decibel Magazine’s Hall of Fame

New “GWAR-B-Q” Commercial Released – Tickets to Go On Sale on June 6th

New "GWAR-B-Q" Commercial Released Tickets to Go On Sale on June 6th GWAR-B-Q 2013 Commercial In keeping with the tradition of past GWAR-B-Q's, Slave Pit Inc. today released their latest commercial hyping what will certainly go down in history as the greatest GWAR-B-Q yet, presented once again by the Slave Pit and sponsored by Ring Dog Rescue. With … Continue reading New “GWAR-B-Q” Commercial Released – Tickets to Go On Sale on June 6th

GWAR-B-Q Ticket Info Announced – On Sale June 6th

Special Reunion Performance of X-Cops Confirmed!!! New Bands Added! Antarctic rock-gods GWAR have finally announced the ticket info for this year's GWAR-B -Q. located at Hadad's Water Park in Richmond, VA.  This year sees the event entering its fourth consecutive year while offering its most bone-crushing line-up yet, setting the stage for what will certainly be the most massive GWAR-B-Q in the … Continue reading GWAR-B-Q Ticket Info Announced – On Sale June 6th

PIG DESTROYER Streaming Decibel Magazine 100th Issue Exclusive Flexi Track

     The undisputed kings of Grind PIG DESTROYER recently took part in the Decibel Magazine 100th Issue Anniversary Show.  At this show, a limited edition (1100) PIG DESTROYER Flexi was given to all fans attending the event.  The Flexi features three exclusive live PIG DESTROYER songs.  Although the Flexi cannot be purchased Decibel Magazine is giving fans the opportunity to check … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER Streaming Decibel Magazine 100th Issue Exclusive Flexi Track

PIG DESTROYER Announce European Shows

  The undisputed kings of Grind PIG DESTROYER have announced select European shows for this coming May and June. A complete list of dates including European Festival appearances can be found below. Additionally PIG DESTROYER will be taking part in this year's Maryland Death Fest scheduled for May 23rd -26th.   The band will also be a part of the … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER Announce European Shows

GWAR CONFIRMS DATE AND INITIAL BAND LINEUP FOR 4th ANNUAL GWAR-B-Q

  Antarctic rock-gods GWAR today released the first line-up for this year's GWAR-B-Q, located at Hadad's Water Park in Richmond, VA. This year sees the event entering its fourth consecutive year while offering its most bone-crushing line-up yet, setting the stage for what will certainly be the most massive GWAR-B-Q in the history of the human or any other race!   The … Continue reading GWAR CONFIRMS DATE AND INITIAL BAND LINEUP FOR 4th ANNUAL GWAR-B-Q

PIG DESTROYER Release Never Before Heard EP

Grindcore Masters PIG DESTROYER have released a never before heard EP entitled Mass &Volume. This EP is dedicated to the memory of Pat Egan and to the loving family he left behind. The EP is a Doom EP and the artwork was created by Arik Roper. The EP is available for purchase at http://patlapse.bandcamp.com/album/mass-volume. This is the only format … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER Release Never Before Heard EP

RELAPSE RECORDS: Releases Tribute Sampler to Pat Egan

Pat Egan, longtime Director of Retail Sales at Relapse Records, tragically passed away on Monday February 18th after a battle with pneumonia and related complications. In honor of the man who was so instrumental in the success of so many Relapse bands and records, the label has put together a 20 track compilation featuring a … Continue reading RELAPSE RECORDS: Releases Tribute Sampler to Pat Egan

PIG DESTROYER Frontman Hosts Final Edition of Relapse Records Podcast for 2012

Relapse Records is closing out 2012 with a special podcast curated by the infamous J.R. Hayes of PIG DESTROYER! Mr. Hayes has picked 20 of his favorite tracks from the Relapse catalog in addition to answering an in-depth interview about the band's new album Book Burner. Later in the podcast there is a preview of … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER Frontman Hosts Final Edition of Relapse Records Podcast for 2012

PIG DESTROYER “The Atheist” Short Story Premiered on CVLT Nation

The undisputed kings of Grind PIG DESTROYER released their fifth studio album Book Burner this past October on Relapse Records. Book Burner features 19 tracks with a return to the band's raw, misanthropic sound. Book Burner is available on multiple formats including CD, Deluxe 2xCD, LP, Deluxe 2xLP, Cassette and Digital. The deluxe editions each … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER “The Atheist” Short Story Premiered on CVLT Nation

GALERNA Post “Chemical Warfare” Slayer Cover

Spanish crusty Death Metal Punks GALERNA will release their album "The Abyss" on CD format November 20th via Horror Pain Gore Death Productions. Galerna was formed by Noel Kemper of Gruesome Stuff Relish, and "The Abyss" is mastered by Scott Hull of Pig. Galerna play crusty old school Death Metal/Punk that is a filthy mix … Continue reading GALERNA Post “Chemical Warfare” Slayer Cover

CONVERGE to Headline DECIBEL’s 100th Issue Celebration Show

After much fevered online speculation, we're finally ready to announce the headliner of Decibel's highly-anticipated 100th Issue Celebration Show! Four-time cover stars, Hall of Fame inductees for 2001 classic Jane Doe and constant presence in our Top 40 Albums of the Year feature any time they release an album, the mighty Converge will join Pig … Continue reading CONVERGE to Headline DECIBEL’s 100th Issue Celebration Show

PIG DESTROYER Re-Signs to Relapse Records

Fresh on the heels of the release of their critically acclaimed fifth album Book Burner, The undisputed kings of grind PIG DESTROYER have re-signed with their long time record label home Relapse Records. The band commented on the re-signing with Relapse: "Super excited to be a part of the extraordinary Relapse Records again! A song … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER Re-Signs to Relapse Records

Galerna Play Crusty Old School Death Metal/Punk

Galerna play crusty old school Death Metal/Punk that is a filthy mix of Entombed's "Wolverine Blues", Motorhead, Skitsystem and Wolfbrigade! From the sick mind of veteran Noel Kemper (Gruesome Stuff Relish, Altar Of Giallo, Oltretomba, Broken Gravestones), "The Abyss" is an album that is as catchy as it is crushing, which captures the raw and … Continue reading Galerna Play Crusty Old School Death Metal/Punk

PIG DESTROYER Bonus Disc of Punk Covers Streaming Online

PIG DESTROYER's critically acclaimed fifth album Book Burner sold over 4400 copies in its first week of release. This accolade saw the band coming in at #102 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart, #2 on the Heatseekers Chart, #11 on the Hard Music Chart, and #20 on The Independent Chart. Absolute Punk is hosting an … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER Bonus Disc of Punk Covers Streaming Online

GALERNA The Abyss CD out 11/20

Spanish crusty Death Metal Punks GALERNA will release their album "The Abyss" on CD format November 20th via Horror Pain Gore Death Productions. Glerna was formed by Noel Kemper of Gruesome Stuff Relish, and "The Abyss" is mastered by Scott Hull of Pig Destroyer/Agoraphobic Nosebleed fame. Galerna play crusty old school Death Metal/Punk that is … Continue reading GALERNA The Abyss CD out 11/20

PIG DESTROYER Premiere New Video for “The Diplomat”

Described by MetalSucks as "the best metal album of the year", PIG DESTROYER's long awaited new album Book Burner was released earlier this week on Relapse Records. The reigning grindcore champions razor-sharp fifth-full length was recorded at guitarist Scott Hull's Visceral Sound Studios. Today PIG DESTROYER is premiering their new video for the song "The … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER Premiere New Video for “The Diplomat”

PIG DESTROYER New Album Streaming in Full on NPR

Described by MetalSucks as "the best metal album of the year", PIG DESTROYER's long awaited new album Book Burner will be released one week from today on Relapse Records. The reigning grindcore champions razor-sharp fifth-full length was recorded at guitarist Scott Hull's Visceral Sound Studios. For those that cannot wait any longer to hear Book … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER New Album Streaming in Full on NPR

Revolver Magazine Hosting Premiere of New PIG DESTROYER Song

Described by MetalSucks as "the best metal album of the year", PIG DESTROYER's long awaited new album Book Burner will see the light of day October 22nd via Relapse Records. The reigning grindcore champions razor-sharp fifth-full length was recorded at guitarist Scott Hull's Visceral Sound Studios. Today RevolverMag.com the online home of Revolver Magazine is … Continue reading Revolver Magazine Hosting Premiere of New PIG DESTROYER Song

Sick Drummer Premieres Exclusive PIG DESTROYER Drum Video

Described by MetalSucks as "the best metal album of the year", PIG DESTROYER's long awaited new album Book Burner will see the light of day October 22nd via Relapse Records. The reigning grindcore champions razor-sharp fifth-full length was recorded at guitarist Scott Hull's Visceral Sound Studios. Sick Drummer Magazine has posted an exclusive video of … Continue reading Sick Drummer Premieres Exclusive PIG DESTROYER Drum Video

PIG DESTROYER New Song/Grace the Cover of Decibel Magazine

Reigning grindcore champions PIG DESTROYER are less than a month away from the release of Book Burner. The band's razor-sharp fifth-full length and first album in over five years was recorded at guitarist Scott Hull's Visceral Sound Studios and has already been described by MetalSucks as "the best metal album of the year". Today another … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER New Song/Grace the Cover of Decibel Magazine

PIG DESTROYER to Debut New Song on Sirius / XM Liquid Metal

Reigning grindcore champions PIG DESTROYER are gearing up for the release of Book Burner, the band's razor-sharp fifth-full length and first album in over five years was recorded at guitarist Scott Hull's Visceral Sound Studios. Tonight Sirius / XM's Liquid Metal will be premiering another new track from Book Burner. The song entitled "Baltimore Strangler" … Continue reading PIG DESTROYER to Debut New Song on Sirius / XM Liquid Metal

BROKEN HOPE Honors Fallen Heroes of 9/11

BROKEN HOPE, ESP Guitars and Basses and AllAxess.com are pleased to announce a special signature ESP guitar giveaway at the band’s upcoming 9/11 NYC show at Gramercy Theater. Fans can enter the contest at the band’s merch table at the show, and one signature ESP will go to a lucky winner chosen at random. To … Continue reading BROKEN HOPE Honors Fallen Heroes of 9/11