Basilica Soundscape

Swans, Tim Hecker to play Basilica Soundscape 2014

Julia Holter, Deafheaven also confirmed.


More Deafheaven tour dates lined up

North American, Asian and European dates on the horizon for Bay Area black metallers.

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Top 50 Albums of 2013

A list of the best, most memorable and most innovative records of 2013.


Top 10 Metal Albums of 2013

The greatest triumphs in heavy sounds from 2013.

The 30 Best Albums of 2013 — So Far

Our 30 favorite records from the year’s first half.

Top 30 Songs of 2013, So far

The 30 Best Songs of 2013 — So Far

Surveying the year’s first half, song by song.

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New Releases: 6/11

Boards of Canada, Deafheaven and more.

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Deafheaven : Sunbather

San Francisco’s black metal iconoclasts find new beauty and sophistication on their second album.

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Deafheaven announce US tour dates

Shows with Boris and Marriages.

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Deafheaven – “Dream House”

An incredible, inspirational epic of black metal glory.

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Listen to new Deafheaven track, “Dream House”

An epic new selection from Sunbather.

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Deafheaven reveal details of new album Sunbather

New, emotionally charged album out in June.

Deafheaven's "Roads to Judah"


A brief round up of some overlooked favorites from 2011.