Ithaca - The Language Of Injury 26 October 2018

Presenting the long awaited debut album 'The Language of Injury' from recent Holy Roar signing ITHACA!

Juxtapositions of elegance and abrasion collide, with shrieking guitar squalls and desolate reprieve leaving no one in doubt that this new era of the band will inspire 'The Mosh'

Listen to the title track and lead single 'The Language of Injury' here

Available to preorder now on LP/CD/DD

Out: 1st February 2019 | Holy Roar subscribers: This will be your February subscription.

Recommended For Fans Of: Misery Signals, Poison the Well and Code Orange.

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Roadburn Festival 2019 x Holy Roar Records 25 October 2018

Cat's out the bag! We are hugely honoured here at Holy Roar to have been given the chance to curate a line up for the prestigious Roadburn Festival 2019. A festival we hold a great admiration for over the years, which continues to inspire us and have it's finger firmly on the pulse of meaningful and world-class music .

Holy Roar Records and Roadburn festival are proud to present:

Secret Cutter

Friday 12th April 2019 | Tilburg | Netherlands

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Introducing A.A. Williams 12 October 2018

As most of you will know, we here at Holy Roar pride ourselves on the unconventional, emotionally challenging and thought provoking... so with that in mind, we are very pleased to welcome A.A.Williams to our roster!

There are many exciting things behind the HR curtain at present time, all will become clear in the next few weeks.

A short message from the artist herself, A.A.Williams;

“I’m delighted to have signed with Holy Roar and I can’t wait to share what we’ve been working on together. It will be an honour to join a roster of such a high calibre who share the passion of pushing boundaries and creating music that makes you feel.”

Head over to the A.A.Williams website and...

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Rolo Tomassi October Tour - ACT FAST! 5 October 2018

As we usher in October and the seasonal shift into knitted jumpers, there is further good news to be had in the form of Rolo Tomassi setting off on their October Tour. The EU/UK dates will culminate in what is sure to be the biggest show of their already accomplished career, with tickets selling fast it's one not to miss!

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Upcoming UK/EU live dates:

05/10 - Sensoria Festival, Sheffield
06/10 - Euroblast, Germany
30/10 - Rescue Rooms, Nottingham
31/10- The Anvil, Bournemouth (SOLD OUT)
01/11 - Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff
02/11 - Waterfront, Norwich
09/11 - Scala, London

Tickets available now at:

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OHHMS - 'Exist', available 09.11.18 on LP/CD/DD - Pre-Order now! 5 September 2018

OHHMS' stunning sophomore album 'Exist'. Available on LP/CD/DD, out 09.11.18.


Listen to the new single 'Shambles' over at Metal Hammer

Please note that this will not be part of November's subscription. Subscribers will receive 50% off with a discount code that has been posted in the subscriber message board. Want to know what we're on about? Find out here:

After rising a sonic tempest with their widely praised debut full-length ‘The Fool’ last year, UK’s breakthrough progressive metal act OHHMS keep conquering uncharted territories with their new album ‘Exist’. Wielding the flag of Animal Rights and Conservation as a casus belli against global injustice and ignorance, the Canterbury...

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Shallow Breath - Slow Crush 31 August 2018

'Shallow Breath', the latest single from Slow Crush, is now available to stream everywhere here.
The latest track taken from the Belgian shoegazer's upcoming debut LP 'Aurora' sees them pushing the genre to it's heaviest and it's dreamiest.
If you haven't yet (for shame!), pre-order Slow Crush's 'Aurora' now on LP/CD/Digital Download along with exclusive merch here.

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Wren - 'Thrall' OUT NOW 31 August 2018

Happy release day to Holy Roar's very own Post Metal visionaries Wren, with their new epic EP 'Thrall'.
Decibel Magazine had this to say of the track:

'Just shy of 20 minutes (19:56 is the final count on Soundcloud), Thrall sees Wren embrace heavy, crushing post-metal that thrives in its ability to shift from loud and heavy to quiet and pensive while still retaining a strong sense of atmosphere. Buried vocals call out through thick walls of guitars and echoing percussion before quieting and readying themselves to swell in volume again.'

Digital Download available here
and limited cassette via Astral Noize Records available here

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Pijn - Loss PREORDER NOW 8 August 2018

We are pleased to announce that we have launched preorders for the debut album from UK Post-Rock's greatest hope, Pijn. 66 minutes of pure cinematic bliss, for fans of Pelican, Isis and Russian Circles.

Preorder now:

This will be your October subscription package if you are a subscriber. (More info:

Check out the brand new video for first single 'Denial' over at Kerrang!:

From guitarist/vocalist Joe Clayton - "For us, this album has been a long time coming. As a collective we had been writing towards this release before our first EP was released,...

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Boss Keloid - 'Herb Your Enthusiasm' Vinyl Reissue 3 August 2018

At long last, Prog-Doom masterminds, Boss Keloid's fantastically crushing and bonkers sophomore record 'Herb Your Enthusiasm' will be getting the vinyl treatment this winter!
1,000 pressed Double Vinyl LP's and housed in a gatefold cover, for the very first time.

Praise for 'Herb Your Enthusiasm:

METAL HAMMER - "An absolute monster. Magnificently named and thunderously heavy."

TERRORIZER - "Crushing. A Winner." (awarded #22 in Terrorizer's Top 100 albums of 2016)

METAL INJECTION - "Magnificent as it is monolithic."

KERRANG - "Black gold."

Available on Digital, CD & LP. Order your copy, along with bundle options here

Release Date: 30th November 2018

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Talons 'We All Know' OUT NOW 27 July 2018

Talons - 'We All Know' OUT NOW

Holy Roar are very pleased to release Talons' 3rd album 'We All Know'! Cascading and broodingly heavy soundscapes collide with cinematic sheen on a career defining LP from the UK instrumentalists.

''...Talons skip generic conventions in favour of a sonic approach that's both subtle and unexpectedly heavy'' - KKKK: Kerrang Magazine

Listen here

Available now on LP/CD/DD + Merch Bundles

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Holy Roar and Good Chemistry Brewing present: ROAR POWER! 26 July 2018

We are very excited to release our second collaboration with Good Chemistry Brewing - ROAR POWER!

Following the success of ROAR POWER in keg (launched across the country with a five night bands-and-beer tour), we decided this beach ball of a beer should be available in small pack - and cans are of course festival/beach/picnic/park-appropriate!

This 5% summer smasher is built on a rich and sweet malt base with plenty of wheat and oats. We added 140kgs of sweet cherry and peach puree to give the beer an extra fruity dimension and a light pink colour. We then dry-hopped with Hallertau Blanc, Citra and Mosaic to bring out extra fruity flavours.

Available in 440ml cans, packs of 4 and whole cases - pre-order...

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