Hide your wives and lock your liquor cabinet, Pijn & Conjurer have joined forces to bring you 'Curse These Metal Hands', a collaboration album filled to the brim with sleaze and riffs.

Geographically far flung and musically disparate, the members of Pijn and Conjurer combine elements of their respective sounds, while taking inspiration from classic British rock such as Thin Lizzy, modern American metal in the vein of Baroness and Torche, whilst even indulging in the odd spot of Elton John worship. Curse These Metal Hands is sure to be a highlight for many heavy music fans this year.

Out 16/08/19
Available to pre-order now on LP/CD/DD:

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ArcTanGent box set featuring Conjurer - Mire + more 7 June 2019

Monthly record club Stylus Vinyl has teamed up with the critically acclaimed ArcTanGent to curate a limited-edition box set, exclusive to attendees at this year’s festival. Each box will feature two 12” records: the 2LP version of No Man’s Sky: Music From An Infinite Universe by 65daysofstatic; and Mire, the debut record from genre-hopping Midlanders, Conjurer.

The box will also include an exclusive art print, designed by illustrator Jimbob Isaac, who created the festival’s unique illustrated branding. In addition, a special issue of the Stylus magazine will be included, featuring interviews with the bands, listening notes for the music and more. There’ll also be a four pack of beer from the music-focused Signature Brew.

“We’re so excited to team-up with ArcTanGent...

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MØL - I/II OUT NOW 7 June 2019

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Happy release day to MØL!

We're beyond thrilled to finally release the reissue of MØL’s first two EP’s - remastered and repackaged, MØL’s ‘I’ and ‘II’ are given a new life entirely. The hybrid of black metal and shoegaze has never sounded quite as spellbinding or masterful.

BUY "I/II" LP on exclusive vinyl and CD available right now through:

Holy Roar Records (UK/EU)➡️:

Deathwish Inc. (US) ➡️:

24Hundred (AU) ➡️

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Ten tonnes of pure crush: introducing THROES 31 May 2019

Introducing Boise, Idaho based punishers THROES and their debut single ‘They Never Spoke’ from the forthcoming debut album ‘In The Hands Of An Angry God’. Channelling the sonic density and production values of post-metal exemplars Neurosis with the attack of extreme metal contemporaries Cult Leader, THROES present a decidedly vicious approach to their songcraft that feels revelatory in it’s malice.

Available on LP/CD/Digital through our webstore and Bandcamp (Deathwish Inc for US customers and 24Hundred for Aus customers)

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Conjurer: Live at Saint Vitus 17 May 2019

Watch Conjurer absolutely level the highly esteemed Brooklyn, New York venue Saint Vitus on their recent US run of shows with Rivers Of Nihil. The Kerrang! captured live performance provides even further proof that the future of British extreme progressive metal lies in the safe hands of Conjurer.

The second press of Conjurer's debut LP/CD Mire is still available from our webstore here.

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We Never Learned To Live 'The Sleepwalk Transmissions' OUT NOW 10 May 2019

Happy release day to We Never Learned To Live and their jaw dropping sophomore album 'The Sleepwalk Transmissions'.

"Dark, dense, adventurous" - Kerrang!

"Epic choruses that glue themselves to your brain" - Metal Hammer

"One of the bleakest things Brighton has ever produced" - Rocksound

Choosing to adopt a far leaner and more concise approach to their songwriting, there is an incredible urgency through the UK post hardcore troupe's sophomore album that still retains memorability. Familiar without a hint of playing it safe and emotive without being trite, ‘The Sleepwalk Transmissions’ is sure to captivate all those it comes into contact with.

Available on LP/CD/DD here

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Holy Roar is turning 13! 26 April 2019

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We're turning 13 this year and it only felt right to celebrate it with some amazing beer and a great soundtrack at Ghost Whale!

Come and meet Justine, Sam, Wil and Alex, for a chat and bring your questions with you.

Ticket covers entry and 4 great beers (1/3 pint servings) from Ghost Whale's taps, each 'paired' with Holy Roar tracks.
There'll also be plenty of rare releases, merch and test pressings for sale.

The event starts at 7pm on Tuesday 30th July at
Ghost Whale, 70 Atlantic Road, Brixton, London, SW9 8PX.
There are just 25 tickets for this event @ £10 - get in there quick and we'll see you there!

Due to the nature...

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Holy Reefer 420 this Saturday! 18 April 2019

In case you missed it, Holy Roar are super excited to present to you this years addition of Holy Reefer 420 at Boston Music Rooms, London this Saturday! Join us and catch the following (trail)blazing bands in action:

Boss Keloid
FFO: King Crimson, Khemmis, Mastodon

FFO: Russian Circles, Mogwai, Amenra

Secret Cutter (1st ever London show!)
FFO: Floor, Eyehategod, Godflesh

Haast's Eagled
FFO: YOB, Pallbearer, Soundgarden

FFO: Wiegedood, The Secret, Nu Crust

Tickets still available here

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MØL - I/II reissue, on vinyl for the first time ever! 29 March 2019

Holy Roar take great pride in announcing the reissue of MØL’s first two EP’s, compiling the material from their formative years onto vinyl for the very first time.

Remastered and repackaged, MØL’s ‘I’ and ‘II’ are given a new life entirely. Where critically acclaimed debut LP 'JORD' was positively cinematic in scope and depth, 'I/II' is arguably more raw and wide-eyed in the best possible way. There's a shimmering and devastating quality to their early sounds hybrid of black metal and shoegaze, for fans of My Bloody Valentine and Slowdive just as much as Altar Of Plagues and Deafheaven. MØL continue to stand as peerless in their craft.

Fans and newcomers alike should undoubtedly come away from this reissue with a deeper...

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Holy Fawn and Slow Crush on tour & Death Spells OUT NOW 22 March 2019

Happy Release day to Holy Fawn! Death Spells is out now for the first time ever on vinyl as a 2xLP package. Taking cues from Chelsea Wolfe, Sigur Ros and This Will Destroy You at their most expansive and Indian Summer-esque emo in it's most disquieting moments. Death Spells is not so much a piece of music as it is an experience of the soul.

Order your copy here and be sure to catch them with label mates Slow Crush (who are heading to the States for the first time!) on the following dates:

Mar 21 Houston - Satellite Bar
Mar 22 Austin - DreamGaze ATX
Mar 23 Dallas - Mass
Mar 24 San Antonio - The Brick
Mar 28 Tucson - Cub Congress

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Holy Reefer incoming! 15 March 2019

Tickets are still available for our 420: Holy Reefer Fest at The Boston Music Rooms, London. Make sure you don't miss out and pick one up here.

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We Never Learned To Live unveil new single Android Anaesthetist 8 March 2019

We Never Learned To Live have just released their latest single 'Android Anaesthetist', taken from the forthcoming sophomore album 'The Sleepwalk Transmissions' out 10/05/19.
Hurtling out the gates with caustic screams and guitar grooves, the song itself unravels beautifully to reveal Satellite Years-era Hopesfall and Deftones-esque layers of post-hardcore excellence.

Pre-order your copy now: available on LP/CD/DD alongside bundles

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