So there's been a lotta talk among my Needle Drops about this upcoming Electric Wizard album, Black Masses. Of course, I can't blame them. I'm just as pumped for it--especially after this radio rip of the song "Venus In Furs" hit YouTube just a couple days ago. As far as I know, there's no relation to the Velvet Underground song, and one listen through should put any rumors of that to rest.
Black Masses is set for a Nov. 1st release. The quality on this track isn't the best, but I think you'll get a feel for the beefy, punishing mix: