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New Metal Out Today: 10/9

October 9, 2020 11:55am

It’s Friday, which means two things: giving this week the finger, and new music! Tune in every Friday for The Pit’s round-up of new releases, from singalong hard rock to pus-drenched underground death metal. Keep […]


Venom Prison’s Ash Gray: 5 Albums That Changed My Life

May 7, 2020 2:09pm

Venom Prison‘s latest album, 2019’s Samsara,  was one of that year’s finest extreme-metal offering, thanks in no small part to the dexterous shredding of  guitarist Ash Gray. Just check out the LP’s lead single “Uterine Industrialisation” — […]


Venom Prison’s Ash Gray: My Dream Supergroup

March 9, 2020 2:52pm

U.K. death-metal firebrands Venom Prison are a supergroup unto themselves. Led by rabble-rousing vocalist Larissa Stupar, the fast-rising and critically acclaimed quintet are one of the most exciting extreme-metal bands on the circuit at the […]


Venom Prison’s Ash Gray on Craziest Show, Dream Show and More

January 22, 2020 2:13pm

Led by charismatic vocalist Larissa Stupar, U.K. rabble-rousers Venom Prison are one of the most exciting new extreme-metal bands coming up right now. Their debut album, 2016’s Animus, is pissed, powerful and politically outraged, reclaiming the […]


Venom Prison’s Ash Gray: 5 Surprising Albums I Love

September 26, 2019 12:20pm

U.K. death-metal rising stars Venom Prison are currently out on the road in support of their critically acclaimed, take-no-prisoners second album, Samsara, and despite the grueling schedule, they show no signs of slowing down. The […]