The Nine Circles Playlist Vol. 131 (5.30.2020)

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Welcome to another edition of our weekly mixtape playlist. This week is full of new stuff from the likes of Selbst and 16 (the band), and the Two Minutes to Late Night crew cover the best GNR song in typical fashion. Plus, we’ve got Beyond Deth, Carpe Noctem, Ingested, Myrkridia, and a ton more to dig into. All this and way more down below.

– Vincent

The Nine Circles Playlist Vol. 125 (4.18.2020)

playlist - mixtape

Welcome to another edition of our weekly mixtape.  On this mix, we’ve got a fair amount of variance coming at you, with tech-death from Ian, noise rock from Jon, all the new death metal picks from Josh, and screamo from…well, who else?  You’ll find something to your taste here, so why not check these, and more, out at the link below?  It’d kinda be rude not to at this point.

– Vincent

Donuts & CANTO: Chris Cornell, Pyrrhon, Old Man Gloom and more!

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Chris Cornell

May 19, 2017

Good morning, it’s time to metal. Here’s some news you might have missed from yesterday:

    • Leading off with some sad news, Chris Cornell was found dead late Wednesday evening. The former Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman was just 52 years old, and it’s hard to put into words how enormous a loss this is. Rest in peace, Chris.

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Things I’m Thankful for…

Aaron Turner
Aaron Turner

As a brand new writer to Nine Circles, it feels somewhat symbolically significant that my first article here should be one of thanks. I’ve grown up surrounded by music in general and, since my college years, by heavy music specifically. Punk, hardcore, metal… after a childhood spent with classical music, film scores and classic rock, these genres welcomed me with open arms and I never looked back. I’ve been given so much by the art, music and individuals of these communities that I owe them all a huge debt of gratitude. Continue reading

CANTO: Barney Greenway takes a couple shows off, Puscifer’s latest video, and more

Napalm Death Performs in Concert in Barcelona

I really don’t feel like doing these today. Yet, here I am.

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– Corey