Sleep Archive

  • It’s now been nearly one year since the practitioners of Southern Lord Recordings were bestowed the honor of releasing SLEEP’s legendary Dopesmoker album and fans’ and critics’ response continues to be overwhelming! Thus, the label saw it fit to […]

    Southern Lord Recordings Issues Vinyl Repress And Cassette Edition Of SLEEP’s ‘Dopesmoker’

    It’s now been nearly one year since the practitioners of Southern Lord Recordings were bestowed the honor of releasing SLEEP’s legendary Dopesmoker album and fans’ and critics’ response continues to be overwhelming! Thus, the label saw it fit to […]

  • Maryland Deathfest, America’s biggest extreme metal party, have announced the last bands to join this already monstrous festival: DOWN, (the) MELVINS, THE OBSESSED, ASCENSION (Germany – exclusive US appearance), UFOMAMMUT (Italy), COBALT, DEIPHAGO (Philippines/Costa Rica), EVOKEN, NECROPSY, MASSGRAV (Sweden) CITIZENS ARREST, CONVERGE, DISCIPLES OF CHRIST, EDDIE BROCK, FEASTEM (Finland), FULL […]

    Maryland Deathfest Announce Final Bands

    Maryland Deathfest, America’s biggest extreme metal party, have announced the last bands to join this already monstrous festival: DOWN, (the) MELVINS, THE OBSESSED, ASCENSION (Germany – exclusive US appearance), UFOMAMMUT (Italy), COBALT, DEIPHAGO (Philippines/Costa Rica), EVOKEN, NECROPSY, MASSGRAV (Sweden) CITIZENS ARREST, CONVERGE, DISCIPLES OF CHRIST, EDDIE BROCK, FEASTEM (Finland), FULL […]

  • Stereogum has posted GRAILS‘ new song, “Wake Up Drill II“, off the band’s upcoming Black Tar Prophecies Volume 5. From Portland, Oregon, GRAILS feature drummer Emil Amos, also of OM, the band founded by the rhythm […]

    GRAILS Premiere New Music

    Stereogum has posted GRAILS‘ new song, “Wake Up Drill II“, off the band’s upcoming Black Tar Prophecies Volume 5. From Portland, Oregon, GRAILS feature drummer Emil Amos, also of OM, the band founded by the rhythm […]

  • Organizers of the infamous Maryland Deathfest have announced 10 more bands joining in on this crazy shindig. They are England’s BOLT THROWER headlining the Thursday show, Norway’s CARPATHIAN FOREST and Canada’s REVENGE, both making exclusive US appearances, SLEEP, ABIGAIL (Japan), CRUCIAMENTUM […]

    Maryland Deathfest Announce More Bands; Venue Found

    Organizers of the infamous Maryland Deathfest have announced 10 more bands joining in on this crazy shindig. They are England’s BOLT THROWER headlining the Thursday show, Norway’s CARPATHIAN FOREST and Canada’s REVENGE, both making exclusive US appearances, SLEEP, ABIGAIL (Japan), CRUCIAMENTUM […]

  • Following a near month-long stretch of European live dates, currently underway, stoner metal icons SLEEP will play four special U.S. shows next month in Florida, Washington and California. The performances come in celebration of the epic deluxe […]

    Stoner Metal Icons SLEEP To Play Four Special U.S. Shows Next Month

    Following a near month-long stretch of European live dates, currently underway, stoner metal icons SLEEP will play four special U.S. shows next month in Florida, Washington and California. The performances come in celebration of the epic deluxe […]

  • As previously announced, Southern Lord Recordings will release a deluxe reissue of one the most essential albums of modern times – Dopesmoker from stoner metal icons, SLEEP. This reissue is entirely remastered from the original smoke-encrusted Ampex reels, […]

    SLEEP Reveal ‘Dopesmoker’ Deluxe Reissue Cover Art; European Tour Dates

    As previously announced, Southern Lord Recordings will release a deluxe reissue of one the most essential albums of modern times – Dopesmoker from stoner metal icons, SLEEP. This reissue is entirely remastered from the original smoke-encrusted Ampex reels, […]

  • News of almighty proportions has landed as Southern Lord announce a deluxe reissue of one of the towering achievements in metal history, Dopesmoker by SLEEP. For the 2012 reissue, there are some very notable changes. […]

    Southern Lord To Reissue SLEEP’s ‘Dopesmoker’ Deluxe

    News of almighty proportions has landed as Southern Lord announce a deluxe reissue of one of the towering achievements in metal history, Dopesmoker by SLEEP. For the 2012 reissue, there are some very notable changes. […]