Atten Ash Rehearsal 2016 - "See You...Never"

September 7, 2016
Here is a short clip from an Atten Ash rehearsal performing "See You...Never"
Hopefully there will be some live shows to announce soon!


Atten Ash Studio Update 2016

September 7, 2016
Here is a short clip from the new material that Atten Ash is working on. 
Work on a new album is in the early stages, but progressing!
We will share more news as soon as there is some.

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Atten Ash (Greene) Interview with Teeth of the Divine [April 6, 2015]

April 7, 2015
Atten Ash Interview with Teeth of the Divine
Interview by: E. Thomas
Published: April 6, 2015

A few years ago North Carolina’s Daylight Dies were the darling of the US death doom scene, picking up the mantle of the likes of Morgion and invoking the Finnish greats like Rapture and such. But 4 only albums in 10 years saw the band sort of fall from the genre’s pinnacle. But you know a band has left a positive legacy when a band starts to mimic you and your sound to a tee. And that...

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Atten Ash (Greene, Gambling) Interview with Extreme Metal Voyager [April 2, 2015]

April 7, 2015
Atten Ash Interview with Extreme Metal Voyager
Interview by: Erik Thomas
Published: April 2, 2015

There will always be bands, that pay tribute to other bands that paved the way for a certain sound or a certain completed style of music. You could call them copycats or just a group of people that are having fun at what they´re doing and are not attempting anything else. Then there´s bands whose influences are inescapable and yet they manage to have just enough of fresh ideas in thei...

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Atten Ash (Gambling) Interview with Dead Rheteric [March 17, 2015]

March 17, 2015
Atten Ash (Gambling) Interview with Dead Rheteric
Interview by: Kyle McGinn
Published: March 17, 2015

Good, solid doom/death is a formula that may seem easy, but often is riddled with difficulties. Go too doomy and you’ll lose the portion of the audience that wants the immediacy of death metal, yet go too far with death metal and you’ll lose the somber, sullen atmosphere of doom. Not to mention how the whole thing can fall apart without the proper vocalist to provide the properl...

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CONTEST: Win Lycanthia / Atten ash signed 7" test pressing!

March 17, 2015
Win a test pressing of the Lycanthia / Atten Ash split 7" vinyl which was signed by everyone from Atten Ash and everyone from Lycanthia, all of the signatures of the nine musicians involved in the recording! These two vinyls traveled to North Carolina, USA, and Sydney, Australia to get signed, and are now here in Saskatoon. On April 4, a draw will take place and two people will win a test pressing each!

To enter:
Send an email to with the subject line "E...

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Atten Ash (Hunt) interview with No Clean Singing [March 4, 2015]

March 5, 2015
Atten Ash (Hunt) Interview with No Clean Singing
Interview by: Aleks Evdokimov
Published: March 4, 2015

Archie Hunt

(NCS Russian contributor Comrade Aleks interviews Archie Hunt of North Carolina’s Atten Ash, whose excellent new album The Hourglass was released by Hypnotic Dirge Records in February and whose similarly excellent split with Lycanthia was released by the same label in January.)

Hypnotic Dirge surprises me again! The label has another killer release after a one-year hia...

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Atten Ash (Greene) Interview with [February 20, 2015]

February 26, 2015
Atten Ash (Greene) Interview with
February 20, 2015

We took the opportunity to have a chat with Atten Ash's James Greene to mark the reissue - three years after an obscure initial digital release - of the band's debut album.

(1) Greetings, and many thanks for agreeing to be interviewed for Could we start with the usual introductions to our readers: who are you and where are you from?

1.Thanks for the opportunity to do this interview. we'd also like to t...

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ALBUM RELEASE: Atten Ash - The Hourglass

February 19, 2015
The official worldwide release of the Atten Ash - The Hourglass album is upon us! 

The album is available in a gorgeous physical digipack CD, with a 12 page booket including all lyrics and liner notes for $10.00 + shipping, together with a free 11cm x 7cm Atten Ash sticker. The album is also available for free and unlimited streaming / download on the official Hypnotic Dirge Bandcamp page, so if you've been awaiting the re-release for a while, and first heard of the album through the Hypnotic ...

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Lycanthia / Atten Ash Split 7" Vinyl Available!

January 22, 2015
Lycanthia / Atten Ash Split 7" Vinyl Available!
January 22, 2015

Today - January 22 - marks the official release of the Lycanthia / Atten Ash Band Split 7" Vinyl!!

Order Vinyl | Download EP

The vinyl is limited to 140 copies through HDR, and is available for $7.00 + shipping in our webshop. As a special bonus, those who order the vinyl will also receive three high-quality 11cm x 7cm stickers of Hypnotic Dirge, Lycanthia, and Atten Ash!

For those who prefer digital (or wants to listen / download in...

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