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7th April | The Facemelter: Flies Are Spies From Hell, A-Sun Amissa, Only Echoes Remain

This month The Facemelter features some truly brilliant veterans of post-rock, drone and ambient sounds, with new and seasoned projects alike. At The Black Heart in Camden as usual.

A history of DVNE

We asked Victor of DVNE if he would be able to tell us a little bit about their history, tech or influences ahead of their headline show at The Facemelter in Camden this Friday, and he sent us all of it!

Reading about their unusual collection of influences makes us think that the new album is going to be something pretty special…

Friday 4 December | The Facemelter: The Day Of Locusts, Casual Nun, VODUN

It’s the last Facemelter, and Chaos Theory gig, of the year! Join us for one final bash of sludge, metal, doom, noise rock and heavy psych.

6th November | The Facemelter: Krysthla, Colours To Shame, Zephyr

We’ve been neglecting you fans of brutal groove and tech metal at The Facemelter lately, so here’s a lineup of some absolute beasts from all over the country.

4th September | The Facemelter: Tacoma Narrows Bridge Disaster, Opensight, Sumer

We present a triple feature at The Black Heart, with both underground post-metal behemoths Tacoma Narrows Bridge Disaster and devastating prog band Opensight launching their albums, hoisted up on the pillar of rock that is the mighty Sumer. £6 advance                                                                             secret discount tickets £8 on the door ————— Tacoma Narrows Bridge Disaster​ (album launch) A brilliant atmospheric post-metal band who’ve risen early in …

3rd July | The Facemelter: Shiver, The Fierce And The Dead, Alex’s Hand

A night of insane math rock, prog, jazzcore and experimental riffs from some of Europe’s finest.

5th June | The Facemelter: Alright The Captain, Iran Iran, Porshyne

Three heroes of math rock, alternative and post-rock travel from different corners of the UK to unite and form this amazing lineup at The Black Heart in London. £5 advance £7 on the door ———————– Alright the Captain​ Masterfully combining virtuosic instrumentalism with unabashed musical experimentation, Derby-based trio ATC have effortlessly established themselves as a sonic force to be reckoned with, thanks to their increasingly inimitable, uniquely imaginative brand of math-rock. Their sprawling and varied career has seen them sharing stages with post-rock luminaries including Mono, toe, 65daysofstatic, Pelican, Tera Melos, ASIWYFA, Maybeshewill, Adebisi Shank (RIP), This Will Destroy You, …

23rd May | Special Event: Father Murphy (It), Petrels + Krawwl

A special one-off show with Italian avant garde Occult duo Father Murphy touring their latest album ‘Croce’, drone, soundscape and synth pioneer Petrels performing a solo set and new project by ex-Altar Of Plagues members, KRAWWL, performing experimental ambient black metal.

6th March | The Facemelter: Silent Front, Zero Absolu (Fr), Death Pedals

Tonight we bring together post-hardcore, punk and post-rock in this lineup for fans of riffs, moshpits and pure, raw DIY fucking music! £5 at http://www.wegottickets.com/event/302738 (includes booking fee) £6 on the door ——————– Silent Front A trio who’ve been sweating over audiences for 15 years as they’ve repeatedly brought their special brand of energetic post-punk rock to basement bars all over. It’s no surprise that they share members with mayors of miyazaki, were included in Procurement Records’ Top 10 noise albums of 2014 and in Mowno‘s top 50 albums of the year! http://silentfront.bandcamp.com/ “Music that thrives on the uncomfortably intimate …