funeral pyre

Holy Grail, ‘Improper Burial’ — Vinyl Reissue
Holy Grail, the Los Angeles metal scene's latest screamers for vengeance, are repressing their debut seven-inch, 'Improper Burial,' on white vinyl. The repressing is extremely limited to only 500 copies, which are bound to go faster than illegal substances in prison...
The Funeral Pyre, ‘Personal Exile’ — New Song
Los Angeles' black metal fiends the Funeral Pyre have released a new song, 'Personal Exile,' from their forthcoming effort, 'Vultures at Dawn.' The album is out through Prosthetic on June 8. Our good friends at MetalSucks premiered the song, which we have to agree, puts the …
Anima, ‘Enter the Killzone’ — Album Art of the Week
Germany's Anima make their Metal Blade debut with 'Enter the Killzone,' 12 tracks of death metal-inspired metalcore. Anima bassist Justin Schüler created the artwork, under his graphic design name, Black Night Studios (or 'Marek Schwarznacht' for those Noisecreep reader…
Light This City Announce Farewell Shows
Some bands, you wish would just go away. But others seem to dissolve long before their time. San Francisco's Light This City was one of the latter. It's been nearly two years since they threw in the towel, right before the release of their final opus, 'Stormchaser,' but Light Thi…
Funeral Pyre Play Last L.A. Show Before Writing, Recording
At the Blvd Cafe, its walls adorned with pictures of performances past, Los Angeles' the Funeral Pyre played their last show ... of 2009, amidst a swirl of beer and black metal. Along with Oakland's Embers, in town while on a brief Southwest-ish tour, the mistitled bar-turned-café-but-still-a-bar sa…