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A New Grindcore Zine

Posted by mothereel

Grinded Into Sludge, the newly established Zine based in Spain,  dedicated to everything close to Grindcore and Sludge has just come out.

Hey!  This is an Australian Grindcore blog, why should I care?  Because they interview Australian bands dammit!  Are you so self-centred on your grindr account that nothing makes sense to you anymore?

The fanzine is pro-printed and includes 52 pages written in English, on which you'll find interviews with P.L.F., Sakatat, thedowngoing, Massgrav, Grime, Primitive Man, Roskopp, Dead Instrument, Gets Worse and Lycanthrophy as well as  columns, reviews and more.

Find them through:
Big Cartel

There's at least 5 zines

You cannot dispute the evidence!


East West Death Grind Fest 5 This Weekend!

Posted by mothereel

Next week!



This is happening this weekend.  So many quality interstate bands and all for only $20.

For info on the line up and set times go to the facebook event page.  Tickets are still onsale through gobookem.


See all of those game enough at Ulcerate and then this.


Long Weekend Options pt 2: Archagathus (Canada)

Posted by mothereel



Brought to you by Grindhead Records, for more info, go to the facebook event:



Posted by Mathias

What a big week for grindcore.

Sydney gets a second international grind show in two days, as Japan's Noisegrind monsters are joined by split pals UMBILICAL TENTACLE (VIC), and supported by Sydney's THEDOWNGOING & HACKED TO CHUNKS at BLACKWIRE RECORDS tonight.

5 clams for 4 bands. All ages, doors at 7.


And don't be all punk and turn up an hour and a half late and expect to see all the bands, this show has gotta be finished early to not piss off the neighbours.



Posted by Matt


thedowngoing North American Tour and WATER TORTURE split 7″

Posted by Mathias

Sydney noisegrind 2-piece thedowngoing are set to embark on their first North American Tour this November and December in support of their new Split 7" Vinyl with WATER TORTURE due for release on NERVE ALTAR RECORDS on November 10th.

Recorded with JONATHAN BOULET, thedowngoing provide 7 new blistering tracks of vicious grindcore to the split wax, which sees Buffalo, New York's powerviolence wrecking-ball WATER TORTURE step in to duke it out over 2-piece bragging rights.

Teaming up with split pals WATER TORTURE & Michigan’s CLOUD RAT, thedowngoing will find themselves in good company as they take on a tour schedule to match their intense sound, playing 39 shows across the East Coast, Mid West, Canada, West Coast and everywhere in between throughout November and December, with some incredible supports including: GRIPE, DETROIT, BLACK HOLE OF CALCUTTA, SEA OF SHIT, +HIRS+ DYSPLASIA, GASH, THICK SKIN,  RAPE REVENGE, D.O.C & a shit ton more.

First taste of the split comes from thedowngoing, with a brand new track called "UNWATCHED SNUFF"