Previous Releases

Black Sites – Exile

SKU: HCR-018 | Format: CD | Status: In Stock
The second full length from Chicago's Black Sites contains 8 tracks of dark traditional metal/rock. It is an ambitious and cerebral offering that encompasses several genres and time periods of heavy metal and hard rock. For fans of: Amorphis, Voivod, Idle Hands, Dawnbringer, Demon Bitch (with regard to "experimental"), UFO, Thin Lizzy, Rainbow, and King's X.  Limited to 500 copies worldwide.  Release date:  April 19, 2019

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Grendel’s Syster – Orphic Gold Leaves

SKU: HCR-017 | Format: Cassette | Status: Sold Out
Grendel's Syster from Germany offer a mystical blend of folk and epic metal/rock for fans of Slough Feg, Wytch Hazel, and Blind Guardian. The cassette has German and English languages of each song, and each version provides a unique listening experience! Limited to 100 copies. Release date: March 1, 2019

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Hitter – Demo 2018

SKU: HCR-016 | Format: Cassette | Status: Sold Out
Debut demo from Chicago’s newest rock ‘n’ roll saviors. 6 ripping tracks of heavy metal infused with punk aggression and rock ‘n’ roll energy. For fans of Savage Master, Bitch, Plasmatics, Dead Boys, AC/DC, etc. Limited to 100 cassettes.

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Emblem / Ezra Brooks – Split

SKU: HCR-015 | Format: Cassette | Status: Sold Out
Split cassette with 2 tracks each from Canadian traditional heavy metal outfits Emblem and Ezra Brooks! Each band contributes a new original song and a cover. Limited to 100 cassettes.

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Rough Spells – Modern Kicks For The Solitary Witch

SKU: HCR-014 | Format: Cassette | Status: Sold Out
Debut 6 song EP from new heavy metal/hard rockers Rough Spells from Toronto, Canada. Limited to 100 cassettes.

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Castle – Deny The Fate

SKU: HCR-013 | Format: Cassette | Status: Sold Out
The fifth full length album from California heavy metal doom rockers! 100 white cassettes were pressed.

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Smoulder – The Sword Woman

SKU: HCR-012 | Format: EP | Status: Sold Out
This repress of the 2 original songs from Smoulder’s debut demo now on a 45 RPM 7” record! Both tracks were fully remastered specifically for this vinyl release. The record is housed in a jacket that features brand new artwork by Stephen Fabian. Limited to 200 black vinyl and 100 red vinyl.

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Armory – The Search

SKU: HCR-011 | Format: Cassette | Status: Sold Out
The second full length from Sweden’s finest new speed merchants! A dark and furious second attack! 100 translucent cassettes were pressed.

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