Record Store Day is coming and Earache are in on the action

Earache Records is pleased to announce its participation in this year's Record Store Day in the UK and Europe with a number of unmissable limited edition vinyl releases.

This year's specials include two exclusive songs from Rival Sons, new acoustic recordings from Blackberry Smoke, an official new live album from death metal legend

Fudge Tunnel: Reactivated Hate

"Hate Songs in E Minor" limited edition 2LP re-issue now available!

In 1988, Fudge Tunnel would spring to life during a time when bands across the globe began pushing the envelope of musical explorations.

Bonded by Blood - The Aftermath (Earache)

Thrash metal. Pure and simple - nothing added, nothing taken away.
Release Date: 
2 Jul 2012 - 11:30pm

You know me.

Woods of Ypres - Woods 5: Grey Skies & Electric Light (Earache Records)

The Grey Skies are wet with tears; the last recording made with David Gold (RIP) takes on a new, powerful Romantic dimension while still retaining their bitter cynicism and expert musicianship.

There’s a particular twinge of grief that threads itself through this record – of course, the untimely passing of David Gold was as saddening as it was sudden.

Savage Messiah - Plague of Conscience (Earache)

Thunderously good stuff...
Release Date: 
5 Feb 2012 - 11:30pm

There may well be little point me telling you about this album – when Earache announced late last year that Plague… would be released – in full –

Cathedral's Lee Dorrian; a humble man's tale...

In the face of adversity, Cathedral have gone the distance...

Cathedral vocalist Lee Dorrian is lurking at home in Archway, North London, a week after the band played their final UK gig; metal fans everywhere thought that the

Evile @ Sub 89 (Reading, UK) 27 Oct 2011

The future of thrash shows its (Serpent’s) teeth.

There has been a lot of talk around Evile this year.

Akercocke: Choronzon/Words That Go Unspoken... Re-released This Week

Another chance to own two scorching albums...

Two previously out-of-print releases from British Satanic death metallers Akercocke are due to be re-released together in a value-packed 2-CD set.

White Wizzard - Flying Tigers (Earache/Riot)

Jon Leon's men continue building on the good work started by last year's Over the Top...
Release Date: 
18 Sep 2011 - 11:30pm

White Wizzard is a band doing its damndest to be identified with something as intangible as an era; The US metal outfit is so determined to bring back the eighties it sometimes let

Diamond Plate - Generation Why (Earache/Riot)

Uninspiring, if competent, neo thrash from the US.
Release Date: 
30 Aug 2011 - 11:30pm

Why? Indeed. Oh, the mundanity.