The Relapse Records Podcast returns during the early Summer featuring our special guest Eric Hernandez of WRONG. Eric discusses the band’s new, second full-length album Feel Great, a background of the band, new TORCHE and so much more! Additionally, Eric hand selected a couple new WRONG tracks and classic Relapse artists. Also on the podcast, we spin new and upcoming songs from GRUESOME, YOB, ASG, SKINLESS and more! Finally, we honor the 20 year anniversary of two legendary death metal albums, NILE’s Amongst The Catacombs of Nephren-Ka and INCANTATION’s Diabolical Conquest. DOWNLOAD, PLUG IN AND TURN UP!

New & Upcoming:

Gruesome - A Waste of Life (0:00)
YOB - The Screen (7:22)
ASG - Survive Sunrise (18:14)
Zeke - On The Road (21:40)
Black Salvation - Breathing Hands (23:32)
ILSA - Nasty, Brutish (26:25)
Skinless - Line of Dissent (32:54)
Control Denied - Expect the Unexpected (Remastered) (37:26)

Wrong Takeover:

Interview with Eric Hernandez (44:36)
Wrong - Culminate (1:01:22)
Wrong - Gape (1:04:05)
Nasum - Inhale/Exhale (1:07:25)
High on Fire - Rumors of War (1:09:08)

20 Year Relapse Anniversaries:

Nile - Ramses Bringer of War (1:14:11)
Incantation - Disciples of Blasphemous Reprisal (1:18:52)

Direct download: April_2018_Relapse_Records_Podcast_Wrong_Final_MP3.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:26pm EDT


The Relapse Records Podcast returns just in time for the start of Spring featuring our special guest Daniel O’Sullivan of MIRACLE. Daniel discusses the band’s new album The Strife of Love in a Dream, his musical philosophy and journey to this point plus more! Make sure to hear Daniel’s hand-selected MIRACLE and Relapse tracks! Also on the podcast, we spin new and upcoming song from SKINLESS, ZEKE, WRONG, BLACK SALVATION, ILSA and more! Additionally, celebrate milestone album anniversaries from AGORAPHOBIC NOSEBLEED and INTER ARMA!! DOWNLOAD, PLUG IN AND TURN UP!

New & Upcoming:

Skinless - Savagery (0:00)
Zeke - Hellbender (5:46)
Wrong - Culminate (6:35)
Iron Reagan - Take The Fall (9:07)
Gatecreeper - Dead Inside (12:07)
Mammoth Grinder - Servant of the Most High (15:05)
Genocide Pact - Pain Reprisal (17:58)
Black Salvation - In A Casket’s Ride (23:23)
Ilsa - Prosector (30:15)
Windhand - Three Sisters (34:24)

Miracle Takeover:

Daniel O’Sullivan Interview (48:10)
Miracle - Light Mind (1:09:39)
Miracle - The Seventeen Nineties (1:14:56)

Neurosis - Eye (1:20:19 / 1:21:40)
Coalesce - Jesus In The Year 2000 (1:26:35 / 1:28:01)
Mortician - Slowly Eaten (1:30:58 / 1:31:34)

Relapse Anniversary:

Agoraphobic Nosebleed - Spreading the Dis-ease (1:36:40)
Inter Arma - The Survival Fires (1:37:36)

Direct download: March_2018_Relapse_Records_Podcast_-_Miracle_Final_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:08pm EDT

The Relapse Podcast returns for a special end of the year 2017 recap edition! Features highlights from a busy year of releases from veterans OBITUARY, DYING FETUS, EXHUMED, INTEGRITY, INCANTATION plus the return of legendary acts THE OBSESSED and IRON MONKEY. The podcast also features releases from rising artists MYRKUR, IRON REAGAN, PRIMITIVE MAN, CLOAKROOM and debut albums from KING WOMAN, EX EYE, ARCADEA, EXPULSION plus many more! Additionally, prepare for 2018 with new songs from MAMMOTH GRINDER, WINDHAND, MIRACLE and GENOCIDE PACT. DOWNLOAD, PLUG IN, AND TURN UP!


2017 Release Recap

Black Anvil - May Her Wrath Be Just (0:00)

The Drip - Gruesome Poetics (5:23)

Iron Reagan - Grim Business (6:54)

King Woman - Shame (9:24)

Unearthly Trance - Famine (12:59)

Obituary - A Lesson in Vengeance (19:57)

Gruesome - Fragments of Psyche (22:58)

The Obsessed - Haywire (27:26)

Ecstatic Vision - The Electric Step (29:48)

Arcadea - Through the Eye of Pisces (40:00)

Ex Eye - Anaitis Hymnal; The Arkose Disc (44:29)

John Frum - Pining Light (56:11)

Dying Fetus - Wrong One To Fuck With (59:56)

Integrity - 7 Reece Mews (1:06:08)

Expulsion - Total Human Genocide (1:13:05)

Tau Cross - Bread and Circuses (1:15:13)

Incantation - Visceral Hexahedron (1:20:01)

Atriarch - Devolver (1:25:15)

Poison Blood - Deformed Lights (1:28:44)

Cloakroom - The Passenger (1:31:12)

Myrkur - The Serpent (1:41:45)

Usnea - Demon Haunted World (1:45:35)

Haemorrhage - Gore Gourmet (1:52:36)

Primitive Man - Sugar Hole (1:55:24)

Exhumed - A Funeral Party (2:01:24)

Iron Monkey - 9-13 (2:03:40)

S U R V I V E - Other (JK Flesh Remix) (2:10:50)

Steve Moore - Bullets Are For Cowards (2:15:00)

The Obsessed - Tombstone Highway (Reissue) (2:18:25)

YOB - Breathing From The Shallows (Reissue) (2:21:48)


2018 Preview:

Mammoth Grinder -  Superior Firepower (2:31:44)

Genocide Pact - Disposed and Conquered (2:34:22)

Miracle - The Parsifal Gate (2:38:54)

Windhand - Old Evil (2:45:32)

Direct download: Relapse_Records_December_2017_Recap_Podcast_Final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:05am EDT

The Relapse Records Podcast returns just in time for the Halloween season with our special guest Matt Harvey of EXHUMED. Matt discusses the band’s new album Death Revenge, writing the band’s first concept album, horror movies and more. Also on the podcast we spin new and upcoming Relapse tracks from MYRKUR, IRON MONKEY, PRIMITIVE MAN, HAEMORRHAGE, S U R V I V E, DEATH and more! DOWNLOAD, PLUG IN AND TURN UP!

EXHUMED's 6th studio album Death Revenge is out now! Order Here:

New/Upcoming Tracks:

Myrkur - Ulvinde (0:00)

Iron Monkey - OmegaMangler (5:46)

Integrity - Burning Beneath the Devil's Cross (10:33)

Incantation - Messiah Nostrum (13:34)

Death - Overactive Imagination (LP Reissue) (17:52)

Atriarch - Repent (23:16)

Poison Blood - A Cracked and Desolate Sky (26:54)

Expulsion - Nightmare Future (29:14)

Haemorrhage - We Are The Gore (32:56)

Steve Moore - Welcome to TSC (36:12)

S U R V I V E - Cutthroat (Remix) (37:58)

The Obsessed - The Way She Fly (Remastered) (46:43)

Cloakroom - Concrete Gallery (49:00)

Primitive Man - My Will (55:18)

Usnea - Pyrrhic Victory (1:00:19) 

Exhumed Takeover:

Exhumed - Defenders of the Grave (1:41:48)

Exhumed - Dead End (1:46:10)

Repulsion - Slaughter of the Innocent (1:51:39)

Num Skull - Off With Your Head (1:53:59)

Direct download: Relapse_Records_October_2017_Podcast_With_Exhumed_V2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:14am EDT

The Relapse Records Podcast returns in the midst of a scorching Summer with our special guest John Gallagher of DYING FETUS. John discusses the band’s new, 10th studio album Wrong One To Fuck With, the brutal life of touring, death metal censorship and more. Also on the podcast we spin new and upcoming Relapse tracks from MYRKUR, INTEGRITY, CLOAKROOM, TAU CROSS, EXPULSION, USNEA and more! DOWNLOAD, PLUG IN AND TURN UP!

New and Upcoming Tracks:
Myrkur - Maneblot (0:00)
Incantation - Rites of the Locust (5:14)
Integrity - Hymn For The Children of the Black Flame (8:15)
Cloakroom - Seedless Star (11:51)
Arcadea - Army of Electrons (19:27)
Tau Cross - Killing the King (23:05)
Ex Eye - Xenolith; The Anvil (30:36)
Expulsion - Comatose (34:24)
Atriarch - Inferno (36:42)
Poison Blood - The Scourge of The Gestalt (44:12)
Usnea - Lathe in Heaven (48:30)

Dying Fetus Takeover:
John Gallagher Interview (58:07)
Dying Fetus - Weaken The Structure (1:17:08)
Dying Fetus - Fallacy (1:22:25)
Suffocation - Jesus Wept (Human Waste EP Edition) (1:27:01)
Skinless - Pool Of Stool (1:30:56)

Relapse Anniversary: 
Baroness - March to the Sea (1:35:53)
Pig Destroyer - Piss Angel (Remix) (1:39:01)

Direct download: July_2017_Relapse_Records_Podcast_FINAL.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:45pm EDT


The Relapse Records Podcast returns as the Summer approaches with our special guest Liam Wilson of THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN and JOHN FRUM! Liam breaks down A Stirring In The Noos, the debut album from his latest project JOHN FRUM, discussing the band’s inception, their debut live performance and the mythology behind the real life John Frum. This month’s podcast also celebrates the 10 year anniversary of THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN’s third album Ire Works and Liam discusses the band’s time with Relapse and provides insight to the band’s legendary history. Also on the podcast we spin new and upcoming Relapse tracks from DYING FETUS, INTEGRITY, TAU CROSS, MYRKUR, ARCADEA, EXPULSION, EX EYE and more! DOWNLOAD, PLUG IN AND TURN UP!

JOHN FRUM's debut album A Stirring In The Noos is out now! Order Here:

New/Upcoming Relapse Tracks:

Dying Fetus - Fixated on Devastation
Obituary - No (4:04)
Integrity - I Am The Spell (7:41)
Tau Cross - Deep State (14:10)
Myrkur - Två Konungabarn (19:11)
The Obsessed - Sacred (22:41)
Ecstatic Vision - Keep It Loose (29:29)
Arcadea - Infinite End (34:24)
Expulsion - Altar of Slaughter (37:52)
Ex Eye - Opposition/Perihelion (39:35)

Liam Wilson Takeover:
John Frum Interview (53:09)
John Frum - Lacustrine Divination (1:09:00)
John Frum - Wasting Subtle Body (1:15:05)

The Dillinger Escape Plan Interview (1:18:45)
The Dillinger Escape Plan - We Are The Storm (1:45:28)
The Dillinger Escape Plan - Nong Eye Gong (1:51:11)

Nile - Serpent Headed Mask (1:54:03)
Neurosis - End Of The Harvest (1:56:17)

Classic Relapse Tracks:

Origin - Wrath of Vishnu (2:04:22)
Suffocation - Abomination Reborn (2:09:06)


John Frum Digital Purchase Links:

Order on Bandcamp:
Order on iTunes:
Order on Amazon:
Order on Google Play:

Official Links:

John Frum's Official Website:
John Frum on Facebook:
John Frum on Twitter:
John Frum on Instagram:

Direct download: Relapse_Records_John_Frum_Dillinger_Podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:49am EDT

Happy 2017! The Relapse Records Podcast is back and better than ever for the new year. January’s episode highlights new and upcoming releases from OBITUARY, IRON REAGAN, THE OBSESSED, KING WOMAN, UNEARTHLY TRANCE and THE DRIP! We also welcome a new host, Nick, who will take over the job of captivating the masses. Our special guest this month is Paul Delaney from Black Anvil (Vocalist/Bassist) fresh off the recently release As Was full-length. Paul discusses some behind-the-scenes of the record, their tour with the legendary Mayhem, his views on spirituality and even handpicked a few killer tracks for his takeover! DOWNLOAD, PLUG IN, AND TURN UP!

Upcoming/New Relapse Releases:

Obituary - Sentence Day (0:00)
Iron Reagan - Bleed the Fifth (2:48)
The Obsessed - Sodden Jackal (4:49)
King Woman - Utopia (11:08)
Unearthly Trance - Dream State Arsenal (14:17)
The Drip - Blackest Evocation (20:43)

Relapse Bands On Tour:

Incantation - Nocturnal Kingdom of Demonic Enlightenment (25:35)
Gatecreeper – Flamethrower (30:03)
Nothing - Curse of the Sun (33:12)
Cloakroom - Big World (40:06)
Ringworm - The Razor and the Knife (44:57)

Black Anvil Takeover:

Paul Delaney Interview (49:05)
Black Anvil – On Forgotten Ways (1:06:08)
Black Anvil – We Own You (1:14:16)
Zombi – Sequence 1 (1:18:58)
Zombi – Legacy (1:22:27)

Direct download: January_2017_Relapse_Records_Podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:00pm EDT


The Relapse Podcast returns for a special end of the year 2016 recap edition! Features highlights from a busy year of veteran releases, debut records and reissues including NOTHING, RED FANG, OBSCURA, INTER ARMA, S U R V I V E and more! To cap off the year, our special guest this month is New Zealand's ULCERATE fresh off the release of the 'Shrines of Paralysis' full-length and their North American headline tour for an exclusive takeover and interview with drummer Jamie Saint Merat! DOWNLOAD, PLUG IN, AND TURN UP!

2016 Recap:

Agoraphobic Nosebleed - Deathbed (0:00)
Bloodiest - Broken Teeth (9:59)
Black Tusk - Desolation in Endless Times (17:20)
Lycus - Obsidian Eyes (19:43)

Obscura - Fractal Dimension (34:47)
Magrudergrind - The Opportunist (40:55)
Gadget - Pillars of Filth (42:03)
Seven Sisters of Sleep - Sacred Prostitute (42:23)
Ilsa - Cult of the Throne (46:22)
Inverloch - Lucid Delirium (53:43)

Nothing - ACD (1:00:55)
WRONG - Mucilage (1:04:32)
Tombs - Obsidian (1:06:29)
Graves At Sea - Tempest (1:11:32)

Inter Arma - An Archer in the Emptiness (1:19:29)
Gruesome - Amputation (1:28:00)
Weekend Nachos - Eulogy (1:30:29)
Ringworm - Innocent Blood (1:32:45)
Cough - Masters of Torture (1:35:00)
16 - The Morphinist (1:42:55)

Horseback - Lion Killer (1:49:39)
The Album Leaf - Never Far (1:54:40)
Brain Tentacles - Hand of God (1:58:26)
S U R V I V E - Wardenclyffe (2:02:27)
True Widow - Theurgist (2:06:25)
Red Fang - Cut It Short (2:15:04)

Gatecreeper - Sterilized (2:20:39)
Obituary - Ten Thousand Ways To Die (2:23:24)

Ulcerate Takeover:
Interview w/ Jamie Saint Merat (2:26:38)
Ulcerate - Shrines of Paralysis (2:3925)
Ulcerate - End the Hope (2:49:10)

Direct download: Relapse_Records_2016_Recap_Podcast_Final_Edition_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:00am EDT

The Relapse Podcast returns for a special Halloween edition! The most horror influenced and goriest artists through the label's history are featured including DEATH, EXHUMED, MORTICIAN, ZOMBI, REPULSION, as well as new tracks from OBITUARY, RED FANG, ULCERATE, S U R V I V E and more. To add to all the excitement, our special guest this month is Arizona's GATECREEPER fresh off the release of their debut record 'Sonoran Depravation' for an exclusive takeover and interview with vocalist Chase Mason. Matt Harvey (Exhumed, Gruesome) even stopped by to help celebrate! DOWNLOAD, PLUG, AND TURN UP!

New Tracks:

Obituary - Loathe (0:00)
Ulcerate - Extinguished Light (7:43)
Red Fang - Not For You (16:34)
Brain Tentacles - The Sadist (19:46)
True Widow - Theurgist (23:51)
Sumerlands - Seventh Seal (28:13)

Halloween Synth Tracks:
Steve Moore (of Zombi) - Intro (from the Mind's Eye OST) (31:57)
Zombi - Orion (35:16)
Survive - Copter (38:00)
Goblin Rebirth - Requiem for X (44:40)
Pinkish Black - New Dawn Fades (48:52)
Genghis Tron - Things Don't Look Good (55:14)

Halloween Death / Gore Metal: (58:48)
Exhumed - Funeral Fuck (1:01:11)
Gruesome - Dimensions of Horror (1:04:16)
Mortician - Chainsaw Dismemberment (1:12:50)
Death Breath - Lycanthropy (1:15:58)
Devourment - Conceived in Sewage (1:19:56)
Haemorrhage - Dissect, Exhume, Devour (1:24:40)
Hemdale - Delicious, Gory Fun (1:26:43)

Gatecreeper Interview/Takeover: (1:27:53)
Dying Fetus - Subjected To A Beating (1:42:56)
Incantation - Christening the Afterbirth (1:48:00)
Gatecreeper - Patriarchal Grip (1:54:05)
Gatecreeper - Rotting As One (1:58:40)

Halloween Bonus:
Regurgitate - Devoured By Ghouls (2:03:37)
The County Medical Examiners - Expeditious Evisceratory Mishap (2:04:46)
Repulsion - Eaten Alive (2:06:38)
Death - Evil Dead (2:08:15)

Direct download: Halloween_Relapse_Records_Podcast_2016_Final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

Welcome to the first RELAPSE RECORDS podcast of 2014 featuring brand new music from INDIAN, CULTED, NOTHING, RINGWORM and more!  As always, we have the latest updates, tour info, and Relapse artist news.  This month's interview is with LORD DYING! DOWNLOAD, PLUG IN AND TURN IT UP!!

Indian - Rhetoric of No
Culted - Illuminati
Nothing - Dig
Ringworm - Hammer of the Witch
Cripple Bastards - Malato Terminale
Obliteration - Goat Skull Crown
Ulcerate - Confronting Entropy
Red Fang - Dawn Rising feat. Mike Scheidt of YOB
Exhumed - Necrocracy
Toxic Holocaust - Rat Eater
Windhand - Orchard
Primitive Man - Rags
Lord Dying - In a Frightful State of Gnawed Dismemberment

Lord Dying - Dreams of Mercy

Death – Altering The Future
Nile – Annihilation of the Wicked
Cryptic Slaughter - Money Talks
Mastodon - Battle At Sea

Direct download: MARCH_2014_NEW_POD_MIX.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:59am EDT

We're celebrating Baroness's Yellow & Green hitting #30 on the Billboard 200 with a special music block of Relapse Best Sellers, in addition to new music from Murder Construct, Serpentine Path, Hooded Menace, and more!  As always, we have the latest updates, tour info, and Relapse artist news.  This month's interview is with Travis Ryan of MURDER CONSTRUCT & CATTLE DECAPITATION! DOWNLOAD, PLUG IN AND TURN IT UP!

Baroness – "Sea lungs"

Red Fang – “Into the Eye”

Hooded Menace – “Effigies of Evil”

Serpentine Path - "Crotalus Horridus Horridus”

Locrian – "Coprolite"

Dying Fetus – "The Blood and Power"

Pig Destroyer – "Crippled Horses"

Kill the Client – "As Roaches"

Murder Construct - "Red All Over"

Murder Construct - "Gold Digger"
General Surgery - "Ominous Lamentation"

Cephalic Carnage - "Scientific Remote Viewing"

Mastodon – "Aqua Dementia"

Dillinger Escape Plan - "The Perfect Design"

Amorphis - "Drowned Maid"

Kingdom of Sorrow – "Buried in Black"

Nile - "Sarcophagus"

Direct download: Relapse_Records_Podcast_July_2012.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:53pm EDT

Welcome to the April 2011 Edition of the Relapse Podcast. Viking Phil has taken over the podcast starting this month. This month, he caught up with Steffen Kummerer of Obscura to talk about their new album Omnivium, and Steffen shows us his favorite Obscura songs as well as a few other of his favorites from Relapse Records. As always, check out the podcast for the latest Relapse Records news, music, tour dates, and more. This month, there is also a special segment in celebration of 4/20. So roll one up, sit back, turn it up, and enjoy.

Song List:

Revocation - Pull the Plug (Death cover)

Black Tusk - Beneath

Horseback - Alabaster Shithouse (The Lamb Takes the Lion)

Red Fang - Number Thirteen

Zombi - Slow Oscillations

Bloodiest - Fallen

Indian - No Grace

Parasytic - Ire of War

Despise You - You Can't Fix Me, Don't Trip

Despise You - Roll Call

Agoraphobic Nosebleed - Ungrateful

Agoraphobic Nosebleed - Posession

Bongzilla - Greenthumb

Exit 13 - Ethos Musick

Obscura - Votrex Omnivium

Obscura - Incarnated

Obscura - Velocity

Dying Fetus - Pissing in the Mainstream

Black Anvil - Dethroned Emperor (Celtic Frost cover)


Direct download: APRIL_2011_PODCAST.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:28am EDT

The October edition of the Relapse Records Podcast has arrived and we have an incredible one-on-one interview with Kirk Windstein! Viking Phil caught up with Kirk, the guitarist and vocalist for numerous bands including Kingdom of Sorrow, Down and Crowbar, to not only discuss his music but also his journey through rehab. Along with exclusives from Tombs, Noisear, Phobia Control denied, Putrid Pile and Viral Load! Plus, as always, we have exclusive news and giveaways so come celebrate Halloween metal style!l It's the Relapse Records Podcast DOWNLOAD, PLUG IN, AND TURN IT UP!

Titan - Wooded Altar Beyond the Wander

Red Fang - Reverse Thunder

Noisear - LI(F)E

Phobia - Life's Animosity

Kill The Client - No Leaders

Godflesh - Wilderness of Mirrors

Mortician - Chainsaw Dismemberment

Tombs - Darker Than Your Night

Broughton's Rules - Broadside

Control Denied - What if

Viral Load - Cod Piece Face

Putrid Pile - A Fitting End

Kingdom of Sorrow - From Heroes to Dust

Kingdom of Sorrow - Lead The Ghosts Astray

Soilent Green - Leaves of Three

Mastodon - Shadows That Move

Direct download: Relapse_Records_Podcast_0008.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:40pm EDT