Sydney hardcore outfit Arteries have recently dropped their crushing new album Outdoor Claustrophobic, a monumental slab of metal that gets better with each listen.
 
For this album, the band elected to go more back to the basics to create a more accessible listening experience, a goal that Arteries have managed to smash out of the ballpark.
 
Guitarists Braithe Selby and Daniel Graham joined HEAVY for a chat about the new album and the process behind it.
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Sydney’s hardcore heavyweights Arteries have dropped their crushing new album Outdoor Claustrophobic, encapsulating the band’s signature blend of djent riffs, brutal breakdowns and magnetic vocals which evoke the polished ferociousness of extreme metal legendaries such as Meshuggah and The Dillinger Escape Plan.
 
 
Arteries on their sophomore album”Outdoor Claustrophobic is the title we decided on early 2019 before the world turned upside down and now it’s more relevant than ever.
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Melbourne hardcore outfit Deadweight 80 return to the fold with their crushing and brutal new tune “N.J.N.P (No Justice No Peace)”.
 
The song not only serves as a timely reminder of the abundance of talent within this band before their performance at Kilfest in a couple of weeks but also serves to introduce new vocalist Geordie who actually wrote the song.
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Sydney hardcore outfit Arteries refuse to ease into the release of their latest offering Outdoor Claustrophobic on April 16, instead opting to unleash another barnstorming track off the album to tease their fans.
 
Brutal and uncompromising, “Under The Influence” tears into your psyche from the outset with a crunching guitar riff accentuated by an almost groove metal style rhythm section that spits and scratches its way to the surface before succumbing to a foreboding synth section perfectly in tune with the dark and sombre musings laid down by vocalist Brendan Dafter.
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Sydney’s hardcore heavyweights Arteries have released their latest single “Under The Influence” from their upcoming album Outdoor Claustrophobic, due for release on April 16.
 
This bold release encapsulates the band’s unique syncopated instrumentation and modal choices that give rise to their signature raw and menacing soundscapes.
 
Watch “Under The Influence” below:
 
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Sydney hardcore outfit Arteries will be premiering their latest single “Under The Influence” via HEAVY on April 12.
 
The song is taken from the band’s upcoming album Outdoor Claustrophobic, which will be released on April 16.
 
“Under The Influence” kicks off with a face-melting riff accentuated by a groove metal-esque drum and bass rhythm pattern that gets your first pumping.
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Midwest hardcore outfit Purgatory are set to launch their sophomore album Lawless To Grave on April 9 through Unbeaten Records.
 
The album is a culmination of more than 12 months writing and preparation and the result is truly breathtaking.
 
Purgatory have delivered an album full of angst, hate and punishment that has been rightfully labelled their most confrontational release yet.
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Welcome to Health Awaits, a new Decibel column devoted to fitness. For this first installment, we speak with Harley Flanagan of hardcore punk pioneers Cro-Mags.
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Sydney’s hardcore heavyweights Arteries are well and truly crashing into 2021 with the full force of a sledgehammer after dropping their savage new single “Play Nice”.
 
Beginning at a slow and menacing pace accompanied by sinister visuals, the listener is lulled into a false sense of security before being abruptly projectiled into a maelstrom of djent riffs, brutal breakdowns and magnetic vocals which evoke the polished ferociousness of extreme metal legendaries such as Meshuggah and The Dillinger Escape Plan.
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