Carcass, Converge, The Locust, Cave In, Etc. Set For 2022 Oblivion Access Festival

The lineup has been revealed for the 2022 Oblivion Access festival. The event will take place in Austin, TX on May 12-15 and the daily lineups can be found below.

Daily Lineups:

May 12 (Empire Control Room & Garage):

Primitive Man
Devil Master
Elizabeth Colour Wheel
Immortal Bird

May 12 (Mohawk):

Lil Ugly Mane
Injury Reserve
Armand Hammer (feat. The Alchemist)
Akai Solo
Wolfie Warship

May 12 (Elysium):

Deaf Club

May 13 (Empire Control Room & Garage):

Danny Brown
Billy Woods
Soul Glo
Fat Tony
Plack Blague
Sex Pill

May 13 (Mohawk):

Andy Morin (of Death Grips)
Cities Aviv
Deli Girls
Death Insurance

May 13 (Hotel Vegas):

Uniform & The Body
Full Of Hell (performing “Trumpeting Ecstacy“)
Sore Dream

May 13 (Elysium):

Andy Stott

May 13 (Hotel Vegas):

True Widow
Primitive Man
Acid Witch

May 14 (Empire Control Room & Garage):

Blonde Redhead
Xiu Xiu
A Place To Bury Strangers
Black Dice

May 14 (Empire Control Room & Garage):

Youth Of Today
Vio-lence (performing “Eternal Nightmare“)
Kool Keith
Portrayal Of Guilt
Aaron Dilloway
Blank Hellscape

May 14 (Central Presbyterian Church):

The Microphones
Drew McDowall

May 14 (Mohawk):

Blood Incantation

May 14 (Hotel Vegas):

Show Me The Body
Yellow Eyes
Outer Heaven
Vile Creature

May 14 (Hotel Vegas):

King Woman
The Body
Spectral Voice
Many Blessings
Fed Ash

May 14 (Elysium):

Author & Punisher

May 15 (Empire Control Room & Garage):

The Locust
Cave In
Zola Jesus
Private Service

May 15 (Central Presbyterian Church):

Alex Chan Hungtai

May 15 (Mohawk):

Despise You
Vermin Womb

May 15 (Elysium):

William Basinski
Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe

Igorrr Postpone North American Tour With Melt-Banana & Vowws

Igorrr have postponed their North American tour with Melt-Banana and Vowws. The band commented:

“Once again, we are deeply sorry to announce that our upcoming North American tour is postponed. The work visa of one of our band members won’t be delivered in time, despite having started this process months ago. No need to say that it’s a huge frustration for all of us. Our booking agents are currently re-scheduling the whole tour as we speak, for later in 2022. We’ll let you know very soon about the new dates. All tickets will be honored and the lineup will remain the same. Thanks for your patience and support, it means the world to us.”

Carcass, The Locust, Autopsy, Converge, Etc. Set For 2022 Oblivion Access Festival

The initial lineup has been revealed for next year’s Oblivion Access festival. The event will take place in Austin, TX on May 12-15 and it will feature the following: Blonde Redhead, Carcass, The Locust, Youth Of Today, Xiu Xiu, Autopsy, Converge, William Basinski, Zola Jesus, Lil Ugly Mane, A Place To Bury Strangers, Cave In, Armand Hammer (Feat. The Alchemist), Melt-Banana, Andy Stott, Metz, Vio-lence, Windhand, Coven, Despise You, Liturgy, Mike, Black Dice, Prurient, Uniform and The Body (collaborative set), Anika, Show Me The Body, Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe, Kool Keith, Cough, JK Flesh, Thou, Bastard Noise, Fury, Blood Incantation, Devil Master, Primitive Man, Mizmor, Uniform, Spotlights, Hell, Boan, Drain, Akai Solo, Deaf Club, Yellow Eyes, Candy, Troller, Vermin Womb, Elizabeth Colour Wheel, Blackwater Holylight, Aaron Dilloway, Debit, Outer Heaven, Immortal Bird, Portrayal Of Guilt, Midwife, Judiciary, Vile Creature, Many Blessings, Sub Oslo, Bridle, Grivo, Christworm, Glassing, Sore Dream, Saintpeeler, Blank Hellscape, Private Service, Shitbag, and Wolfie Warship.

Igorrr Announce 2022 North American Tour With Melt-Banana & Vowws

Igorrr have announced a 2022 North American tour with Melt-Banana and Vowws. Gautier Serre said the following about that:

“This period of Covid has drove us totally insane, but we are excited to finally play this US tour! New show, new music and new people on stage – can’t wait to finally play ‘Spirituality and Distortion‘ on stage! This will be a historic time for us.”

Tour Dates:

02/17 San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick
02/18 Mesa, AZ – Nile Theater
02/19 Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theatre
02/21 Austin, TX – Come And Take It Live!
02/22 Dallas, TX – Trees
02/23 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live Studio
02/25 Tampa, FL – The Orpheum
02/26 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade (Hell)
02/27 Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle
02/28 Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Soundstage
03/02 New York City, NY – Gramercy Theatre
03/03 Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
03/04 Montreal, QC – Club Soda
03/05 Toronto, ON – Lee’s Palace
03/06 West Chicago, IL – WC Social Club
03/08 Denver, CO – Gothic Theatre
03/10 Seattle, WA – The Crocodile Showroom
03/11 Vancouver, BC – The Rickshaw Theatre
03/12 Portland, OR – Bossanova Ballroom
03/14 San Francisco, CA – Great American Music Hall
03/15 Los Angeles, CA The Regent Theater

Carcass, Youth Of Today, Daughters, Etc. Added To 2020 Oblivion Access Festival

More artists have been added to the 2020 Oblivion Access festival. The event will take place on June 5-7 at Barracuda, Empire Control Room & Garage, and Mohawk in Austin, TX and it will now feature: Carcass, Youth Of Today, Daughters, Swans, Autopsy, Duster, Converge, Zola Jesus, Vio-lence, Lil Ugly Mane, Repulsion, A Place To Bury Strangers, Melt-Banana, Windhand, Coven, Despise You, Mike, Uniform & The Body (collaborative set), Anna Von Hausswolff, Kool Keith, Cough, Thou, Wormrot, Ringworm, Acid Witch, True Widow, Bastard Noise, Fury, Primitive Man, Mizmor, Uniform, Hell, Boan, Yellow Eyes, Big Brave, Candy, Troller, Vermin Womb, Elizabeth Colour Wheel, Outer Heaven, Immortal Bird, Portrayal Of Guilt, Creeping Death, Judiciary, Acid Fab, Ulthar, Vile Creature, Many Blessings, Sub Oslo, Grivo, Saintpeeler, Blank Hellscape, Private Service, Shitbag, and Wolfie Warship.

Alice In Chains, Soundgarden, Anthrax, Venom, Volbeat, Etc. Set For 2016 Black Friday Record Store Day Event

The full list of special releases for this year’s Black Friday Record Store Day (November 25) has been posted. You can see the list of rock/metal releases below, and can view the full list at


  • Alice Cooper – Live From The Astroturf (7″) (Good Records Recordings)
  • Alice In Chains – “Live Facelift” (12″) (Sony Legacy)
    (Six song live set recorded on December 22nd, 1990)
  • Anthrax – “A Monster At The End” (7″) (Megaforce)
    (Featuring the unreleased track “Vice Of The People“)
  • Andy Black – “The Shadow Side” (12″) (Republic)
  • Bolt Thrower – “Those Once Loyal” (LP) (Metal Blade)
  • Electric Wizard – “Witchcult Today” (2xLP) (Metal Blade)
  • Extreme – “Pornograffitti Live 25/Metal Meltdown” (Loud And Proud)
  • Faith No More – “Cone Of Shame” (7″) (Ipecac Recordings)
  • Foreigner – “The Flame Still Burns” (10″) (Rhino)
  • GWAR – “Black Friday (7″ Picture Disc) (Metal Blade)
  • Jimi Hendrix – “Morning Symphony Ideas” (10″) (Sony Legacy)
  • Iggy & The Stooges – “Telluric Chaos” (2xLP) (Skydog Records)
  • In This Moment – “A Star-Crossed Wasteland” (LP) (Wargod)
  • Iron Maiden – “Brave New World” (2×12″) (Sanctuary)
  • Dustin Kensrue – “More Thoughts That Float On A Different Blood” (7″) (Vagrant)
  • Mötley Crüe – “Kickstart My Heart“/”Home Sweet Home” (7″ Picture Disc) (Eleven Seven)
  • Melt Banana/Napalm Death – “Like Piss To A Sting” (7″) (Ipecac Recordings)
  • Prophets Of Rage – “The Party’s Over” (12″) (Caroline)
  • Puscifer – “Money Shot Your Re Load” (2xLP) (Puscifer Entertainment)
  • Ramones – “Live at the Roxy 8/12/76” (LP) (Rhino)
  • Refused – “Servants Of Death” (12″) (Epitaph)
  • The Runaways – “Cherokee/Gold Star” (LP) (Blackheart Records)
  • Soundgarden – “Satanoscillatemymetallicsonatas” (12″) (UMe/A&M)
  • Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats – “Blood Lust” (LP) (Metal Blade)
  • Various Artists – “Underworld Soundtrack” (2xLP) (PAP)
  • Venom – “Black Metal” (Noise Records)
  • Volbeat – “Beyond Hell/Above Heaven” (2xLP) (Republic)

Napalm Death Announce 2016 North American Tour With Melvins, & Melt Banana

Napalm Death have announced 2016 North American tour with Melvins, and Melt Banana. You can see the dates below.


Tour Dates:

03/26 Phoenix, AZ – The Marquee
03/28 Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theater
03/30 Dallas, TX – Trees
03/31 Austin, TX – The Mohawk
04/01 Houston, TX – Fitzgerald’s
04/02 New Orleans, LA – One Eyed Jacks
04/03 Birmingham, AL – Iron City
04/04 Pensacola, FL – Vinyl Music Hall
04/05 Tallahassee, FL – Sidebar Theater
04/07 Ft. Lauderdale, FL – The Culture Room
04/08 Orlando, FL – The Plaza Live
04/09 Tampa, FL – The Orpheum
04/10 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
04/12 Washington, DC – 930 Club
04/13 Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts
04/14 Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg
04/15 New York, NY – Webster Hall
04/16 Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club
04/17 Montreal, QC – Club Soda
04/19 Toronto, ON – The Opera House
04/20 Detroit, MI – Majestic Theatre
04/21 Cleveland, OH – Agora Ballroom
04/22 Chicago, IL – The Metro
04/23 Milwaukee, WI – The Rave II (Downstairs)
04/24 Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
04/25 Omaha, NE – The Waiting Room
04/27 Denver, CO – Ogden Theatre
04/29 Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge
05/01 Seattle, WA – The Showbox
05/02 Vancouver, BC – The Venue
05/03 Portland, OR – Roseland Theater
05/05 San Francisco, CA – Slim’s
05/06 San Francisco, CA – Slim’s
05/07 Los Angeles, CA – The Troubadour
05/08 Los Angeles, CA – The Troubadour

Torche Announce 2015 Co-Headlining Tour With Melt-Banana

Torche and Japanese rock band, Melt-Banana, will be teaming up for a North American co-headlining tour. The tour will take place throughout July and will conclude on August 1.


Tour Dates:

07/02 Portland, OR – Dante’s
07/03 Seattle, WA – Chop Suey
07/04 Vancouver, BC – Venue
07/06 Edmonton, ON – Pawn Shop Live
07/07 Calgary, AB – The Gateway at SAIT
07/08 Saskatoon, SK – Amigos Cantina
07/10 Winnipeg, MB – Pyramid Cabaret
07/11 Fargo, ND – The Aquarium
07/13 Indianapolis, IN – The Hi-Fi
07/14 Chicago, IL – The Empty Bottle
07/15 Madison, WI – High Noon Saloon
07/16 Des Moines, IA – Wooly’s
07/17 Omaha, NE – The Waiting Room
07/20 Nashville, TN – Exit/In
07/21 Columbus, MO – Rose Music Hall
07/22 Kansas City, MO – Record Bar
07/24 Denver, CO – Larimer Lounge
07/25 Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge
07/26 Las Vegas, NV – The Bunkhouse
07/28 San Diego, CA – The Casbah
07/29 San Diego, CA – The Casbah
07/31 Los Angeles, CA – The Roxy
08/01 Oakland, CA – Oakland Metro Operahouse