anarchism

To Hell And Back

Riding the New Wave of Anti-Fascist Black Metal

Anti-fascist black metal is everywhere all of a sudden, so we put together a heap of recommendations for Nazi-smashing metalheads, including Redbait, Underdark, Yovel, and more.
Kim Kelly
8.23.18
Features

When Metal Festivals Get Political, It Feels Like Utopia

This year's edition of beloved Dutch metal fest Roadburn was about something bigger than music, which only added to its magic.
Kim Kelly
5.22.18
Premieres

Anarchist Black Metallers Dawn Ray'd's New Video Is a Signal to Strike

Watch the fiery new clip for "Emptiness Beneath the Great Emptiness," taken off the rabble-rousing Scousers' latest album, 'The Unlawful Assembly.'
Kim Kelly
2.19.18
Premieres

Raise a Fist to MC Sole's Anti-Fascist Experimental Hip-Hop

Stream 'Let Them Eat Sand,' the Denver rapper, producer, and podcaster's revolutionary new "anarchistic hip-hop" album.
Kim Kelly
2.2.18
Premieres

Anarchist Black Metallers Dawn Ray'd Want to Spark a Revolution

Stream the Liverpudlian trio's extraordinary new full-length,'The Unlawful Assembly,' and ready yourselves for the coming class war.
Kim Kelly
9.6.17
Premieres

Portland Metal Punks Satanarchist Fire a Warning Shot with 'First Against the Wall'

Stream the ripping, politically-charged new album from these furious Pacific Northwestern anarchist metalheads.
Kim Kelly
5.31.17
Premieres

Ephelant and Time's 'How To Sew Wounds With Words' Is an Anarchist Hip-Hop Rallying Cry

"All they want is capital, I'm looking for change that's actual."
Kim Kelly
7.27.16
Holy Shit

Dawn Ray'd's Anarchist Black Metal Keeps It Grim up North on 'A Thorn, A Blight'

Dawn Ray'd latest album is a Molotov cocktail of black metal, crust, ambient, neoclassical, screamo, and radical politics; stream it in full here.
Kim Kelly
6.15.16
Holy Shit

Canadian Crust Punks Storm of Sedition Go Off the Grid on Their Furious New 'Decivilize' LP

Listen to this Victoria, BC collective's newest batch of anti-civilization, anarchist black metal/death/crust anthems.
Kim Kelly
4.1.16