Adult Swim has released the second volume of their Metal Swim compilation series, Metal Swim 2, featuring new, original songs by an selection of bands/musicians: Alien Weaponry, Akvan, Author & Punisher, Baroness, Botanist, Dark Castle, Dreadnought, Eyehategod, Kat Katz (ex-Agoraphobic Nosebleed) + Andy Gibbs from Thou, Nervosa, Oathbreaker, Sunn O))), The Body, Vile Creature, and Volahn. It's a digital-only, streaming-only compilation and it's out now (but possibly having some technical difficulties at the moment). Listen via Adult Swim's streaming widget below.

In related news, Baroness have an upcoming album and tour, Sunn O))) just released a new album, Dreadnought have an anticipated new album coming next week and a tour with BIG|BRAVE, Author & Punisher is touring with 3TEETH, Eyehategod are touring soon, and Thou recently did a Misfits covers set.