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Hydra Head Records will be shutting down. The label has released influential albums from Botch, Coalesce, Cave In, Isis, Jesu and many more. You can read a statement from the label below.
The Imminent Demise of Hydra Head RecordsHydra Head Records has never been a smooth-running operation. We've spent the majority of our existence excitedly scrambling from one thing to the next, taking on more than we could ever possibly hope to achieve, and never quite finding solid footing in the midst of our self-induced whirlwind of chaos. Though not every second of doing this label has been enjoyable, it has been a very rewarding and meaningful project for me, and I hope for many of the other...
Adam Pfleider on 09/11/12 - 12:16 PM
Head here to check out Helms Alee's video for "8/16," and see how many classic videos you can recognize.
Adam Pfleider on 02/15/12 - 10:16 AM
Hydra Head is repressing 450 copies of Botch's We Are The Romans on vinyl. CDs will also be pressed.

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Dre Okorley on 09/24/11 - 07:00 PM
Helms Alee's new album Weatherhead is streaming here.
Adam Pfleider on 06/20/11 - 03:51 PM
A new Cave In song, "Sing My Loves," is streaming here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/21/11 - 08:17 AM
Torche and Big Business will be co-headlining a tour with Helms Alee and Thrones opening. Dates in the replies.
Adam Pfleider on 04/20/11 - 06:07 PM
Cave In will release White Silence on May 24 via Hydra Head, according to Amazon - where you can also find 30-second clips of each track. The cover art and tracklisting can be found in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/11/11 - 01:01 PM
Hydra Head is taking pre-orders for the vinyl repress of Neurosis' EP Sovereign.
theDrivingSnow on 04/01/11 - 08:52 AM
Hydra Head's currently taking pre-orders for the vinyl version of Harvey Milk's latest opus, A Small Turn of Human Kindness, which arrives January 25. The record comes with a download code, and if you order now there's a discount on other Harvey Milk merch.
theDrivingSnow on 12/18/10 - 12:06 AM
You can pre-order Kayo Dot's EP Stained Glass here. Check the art in the replies.
theDrivingSnow on 11/11/10 - 03:23 PM
Jesu's new album, Heart Ache and Dethroned, is up for pre-order here. It will be released through Hydra Head on November 16th. You can hear a new track here.
Adam Pfleider on 10/12/10 - 02:18 PM
On November 16 Hydra Head will release Jesu's Heartache & Dethroned. The album comprises the 2004 Heartache EP, which is long out-of-print, and an EP of unreleased material from the same period. It will be available on vinyl, CD, and digital formats. Check the replies for the sweet gatefold LP layout done by ISIS' Aaron Turner.
theDrivingSnow on 08/27/10 - 03:25 PM
Catch a new song premiere from Daughters titled "The Theatre Goer". The song is off the bands upcoming self-titled album out March 9th.
Julia Conny on 03/04/10 - 11:55 AM
Torche has posted a new song called "Grenades" on their myspace. The song will appear on their newest release, entitled Meanderthal.
Blake Solomon on 03/10/08 - 11:49 AM
Jesu will release a new, four song EP entitled Lifeline on October 9th courtesy of Hydra Head Records. The artwork for the release can be seen in the replies.

Track List
1. Lifeline
2. You Wear Their Masks
3. Storm Comin' On
4. End of the Road

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Brandon Allin on 09/25/07 - 06:23 PM
You can now pre-order the fully-remastered re-issue of Botch's legendary We are the Romans courtesy of Blue Collar distribution. The album comes packaged with a special bonus disc, which features previously unreleased demo songs and live material.

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Brandon Allin on 09/08/07 - 12:51 PM
The re-issue of Botch's legendary American Nervoso is now available for purchase. The re-issue includes five bonus tracks.

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Rohan Kohli on 07/11/07 - 10:10 PM
Hydra Head Records will be reissuing Botch's debut album American Nervoso. The re-issue will include the following bonus songs:

1. Stupid Me
2. Spitting Black (Extended Version)
3. Hutton’s Great Heat Engine (Demo)
4. Rejection Spoken Softly (Demo)
5. John Woo (Demo)
Paul Tao on 06/13/07 - 02:31 PM
Stephen Brodsky and JR Connors of Cave In fame have formed a new band called Pet Genius. The band's debut is set for release later this year via Hydra Head.

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Rohan Kohli on 06/11/07 - 09:53 PM
Pelican has their new album, City Of Echoes, streaming at the Hydra Head website.
Jon Foucart on 05/21/07 - 01:45 PM
Pre-orders are now up for Bergraven's album, Dödsvisioner. The disc is scheduled to have a US release on May 22nd through Hydra Head. The track "Ekot av bikt" can be heard right here.
Jon Foucart on 05/08/07 - 03:45 PM
A media player for Zozobra's (Cave In, Old Man Gloom) album, Harmonic Tremors, has been launched right here. Harmonic Tremors recently saw a release through Hydra Head.
Jon Foucart on 03/03/07 - 06:35 PM
Go here to pre-order Jesu's new effort, Conquerer. The disc retails on February 20th.
Jon Foucart on 01/28/07 - 11:26 AM
Pelican will release their new album, City Of Echoes, on May 22nd.
Jon Foucart on 01/10/07 - 01:52 AM
You can pre-order the Zozobra disc, Harmonic Tremors, over at Hydra Head's online store. The band will hit the road with Isis and Jesu in March.
Jon Foucart on 01/06/07 - 10:22 PM
Pelican head into the studio in a few days to begin work on their new album with producer Andrew Schneider (Daughters, Cave In). Expect the effort to drop in May via Hydra Head Industries.
Jon Foucart on 12/12/06 - 10:22 AM
Oxbow is finishing their record The Narcotic Story in December with Joe Chiccarelli. The album will be completed in January and the band is planning on a June release via Hydra Head.
Pat Marquez on 11/30/06 - 03:28 PM
The tracklisting for the new Jesu album, Conqueror, is below. The disc is slated for a February 20th release via Hydra Head.
Conqueror1. Conqueror
2. Old Year
3. Transfigure
4. Weightless & Horizontal
5. Medicine
6. Brighteyes
7. Mother Earth
8. Stanlow
Jon Foucart on 11/28/06 - 08:52 PM
You can now pre-order Botch's DVD, 061502, right here.
DVD/CD Tracklisting1. St. Mathew Returns to the Womb
2. C. Thomas Howell as the ..Soul Man..
3. John Woo
4. Japam
5. Oma
6. Frequency Ass Bandit
7. Thank God for the Worker Bees
8. Framce
9. Third Part in a Tragedy
10. Rock Lobster
11. Transitions From Persona to Object
12. To Our Friends in the Great White North
13. Hutton..s Great Heat Engine
14. Man the Ramparts
DVD special features:
* Commentary for 061502 performance
* ..St. Mathew Returns to the Womb.. Music Video
* Five songs live from Bellingham, WA
1. C. Thomas Howell as the ..Soul Man..
2. Hutton..s Great Heat Engine
3. Oma
4. Frequency Ass Bandit
5. Transitions From...
Jon Foucart on 11/10/06 - 02:25 PM
Starting today, and running up until the November 7th release date, you can pre-order the new Stephen Brodsky album Octave Museum, along with your choice of a limited edition t-shirt right here. The tracklisting for the effort is below.
Octave Museum1. Voice Electric
2. Sentimental Case
3. Kid Defender
4. Prove Myself
5. Bluebell
6. Red Headed Butterflies
7. Kill The Queen
8. Swingin in the Sky
9. Spirals in Her Eyes
10. Ploo
Jon Foucart on 10/19/06 - 06:40 PM
Botch are calling their upcoming CD/DVD, 061502. Expect it to drop sometime mid next year.
Jon Foucart on 10/14/06 - 02:40 PM
Here's what Botch and Matt Bayles had to say about the reissue of American Nervoso.
American Nervoso ReissueBotch are currently in the studio remixing American Nervoso. we're gonna rerelease it with a bunch of extras (demos, extended versions of a couple of songs, the two opening measures of "hives" that accidentaly got clipped off in the original mastering, etc...). it'll be out early next year.
Matt Bayles: "I finally got a chance to remix the one record I have been dying to, American Nervoso by Botch. Sounds 100% percent better and should be out next year."
Jon Foucart on 09/28/06 - 10:49 PM
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