Greg Puciato, Chelsea Wolfe, Etc. To Appear On Jesse Draxler’s New Compilation Album

Greg Puciato (The Dillinger Escape Plan, The Black Queen, etc.), Chelsea Wolfe, Dylan Walker (Full Of Hell), Planet B, Ghostemane, and more will be featured on visual artist Jesse Draxler’s new compilation album “Reigning Cement.” That effort was put together after Draxler challenged the various musicians “to create sound collages/songs using only 34 sonic assets [he] supplied.” The artists were also able to add vocals if they wanted to. The record will be released digitally and as a vinyl LP packaged with a 100-page printed zine. You can listen to Walker‘s track “Time reign cemenT“ below, courtesy of Revolver.

Clutch Release “Monsters, Machines, And Mythological Beasts” Compilation

Clutch have released a new digital compilation titled “Monsters, Machines, And Mythological Beasts”. The effort features various tracks that were taken from “Robot Hive/Exodus”, “Book Of Bad Decisions”, “Pitchfork & Lost Needles”, “Earth Rocker”, “Strange Cousins From The West”, “Live At The 9:30”, “Psychic Warfare” and “Jam Room”. Neil Fallon commented:

“Many Clutch songs are inspired by, or make reference to, monsters, machines, and mythological beasts. That’s because my parents never allowed me to bring a copy of Heavy Metal magazine into their house. But I figured out some workarounds. I’m still doing the same.”

Daughters, Child Bite, Chelsea Wolfe, Etc. To Be Featured On The Cramps Tribute Album

Three One G Records will be paying tribute to The Cramps with a new tribute album called “Really Bad Music For Really Bad People: The Cramps As Heard Through The Meat Grinder Of Three One G.“ The effort will be released on May 1 and pre-orders can be found HERE. The first single, Metz’s cover of “Call Of The Wighat,” can be found at Revolver.

Track Listing:

01. Child Bite – “TV Set”
02. Metz – “Call Of The Wighat”
03. Secret Fun Club – “I Was A Teenage Werewolf” (feat. Carrie Gillespie Feller)
04. Chelsea Wolfe – “Sheena’s In A Goth Gang”
05. Sonido de la Frontera – “Zombie Dance”
06. Qui – “New Kind Of Kick”
07. Zeus! – “Human Fly” (feat. Mike Patton)
08. Retox – “Garbageman”
09. Magic Witch Cookbox – “People Ain’t No Good”
10. Microwaves – “Don’t Eat Stuff Off The Sidewalk”
11. Daughters – “What’s Inside A Girl”
12. Panicker – “I’m Cramped“

Metal Church To Release “From The Vault” In April

Metal Church will be releasing a new compilation album titled “From The Vault” on April 10. The effort will feature a number of previously unreleased tracks and can be pre-ordered HERE. Vocalist Mike Howe commented:

“This album is for the fans and has some really cool unreleased tracks on it, I think METAL CHURCH fans everywhere will really enjoy it.”

“From The Vault” Track Listing (Deluxe USA Version):

New Studio Tracks:

01. “Dead On The Vine”
02. “For No Reason”
03. “Conductor” (redux)
04. “Above The Madness”

B-Sides From The “Damned If You Do” Sessions:

05. “Mind Thief”
06. “Tell Lie Vision”
07. “False Flag”
08. “Insta Mental”
09. “432hz”

Cover Songs:

10. “Please Don’t Judas Me” (Nazareth cover)
11. “Green Eyed Lady” (Sugarloaf cover)
12. “Black Betty” (Ram Jam cover)

Live Tracks:

13. “Agent Green” (Live In Japan(
14. “Anthem To The Estranged” (Live In Japan)

Bonus Tracks:

15. “Killing Your Time” (Wizard mix) [digital and comic CD version only]
16. “Needle & Suture” (Metal mix) [digital and comic CD version only]
17. “The Enemy Mind” (“XI” bonus track) [digital download version only]
18. “The Coward” (“XI” bonus track) [digital download version only]

In other news, the band have also launched pre-orders for a limited edition comic book called “Return Of The Fake Healer.” The book contains artwork from Andrew Owens and it also comes with a bonus compilation CD featuring a mix of “XI” and “Damned If You Do” tracks as well as two previously unreleased mixes of “Killing Your Time” and “Needle & Suture.”

Listen To Full “Dead Bodies Everywhere: A Slam And Death Tribute To Nu-Metal” Compilation

The new “Dead Bodies Everywhere: A Slam And Death Tribute To Nu-Metal” compilation has officially been released and can be streamed below. As previously reported, the effort finds various death metal, goregrind, etc. artists covering tracks from various nu-metal artists.

Employed To Serve, Conjurer, Etc. Cover Slipknot For New Metal Hammer Compilation

Employed To Serve, Conjurer, Hacktivist, and more have covered various Slipknot songs for a new “March Of The Maggots” compilation. The CD will be included with the new issue of Metal Hammer and it will feature nine covers as well as six bonus songs inspired by the band.

“March Of The Maggots” Track Listing:

01. Employed To Serve – “Purity”
02. Conjurer – “Vermillion”
03. Blood Youth – “(sic)”
04. MSRY – “Left Behind”
05. Hacktivist – “Duality”
06. From Sorrow To Serenity – “The Blister Exists”
07. Cursed Earth – “People=Shit”
08. Void Of Vision – “Psychosocial” (feat. Marcus Bridge of Northlane, Sean Harmanis of Make Them Suffer, & Ryan Siew of Polaris)
09. Subtraction – “Surfacing”
10. Jonestown – “Burn Victim”
11. Borders – “Bad Blood”
12. MTXS – “Liberation”
13. Terraborn – “Call To War”
14. Break Fifty – “Gods”
15. Bornbroken – “Live Or Die”

Thou, Racetraitor, Etc. Contribute Songs To “Riffs For Reproductive Justice” Compilation

Thou, Racetraitor, Emma Ruth Rundle, and more have contributed songs to metal journalist Kim Kelly’s new “Riffs For Reproductive Justice” compilation. The release can be purchased via Bandcamp and the proceeds will go towards the National Network Of Abortion Funds and the Yellowhammer Fund.