ALBUM REVIEW: Machine Head – ØF KINGDØM AND CRØWN


 

I remember one-time reading Revolver magazine’s review for Through the Ashes of Empires and while it was a very positive piece the writer felt that despite being a great step forward it may have been too little, too late for Machine Head. Hard to believe now, but in those days some perceived Machine Head as being dead in the water following the more mainstream stylings of The Burning Red and the ill-timed Supercharger.

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Machine Head Shares a New Single and Video for “Unhallowed”


Machine Head has dropped their second single, “Unhallowed,” from their upcoming new album, Of Kingdom and Crown (stylized as ØF KINGDØM AND CRØWN), due out August 26th, 2022 via Nuclear Blast/Imperium Records. Stream the single and watch the video “Unhallowed!”

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Machine Head Shares Part II of Their New Album Behind The Scenes Video


Machine Head has dropped their second behind the scenes look at their new album, Of Kingdom and Crown, due out August 26th via Nucear Blast/Imperium Records. This episode freatues recording drums with Navene Koperweis (ex-Animals As Leaders, Entheos, Animosity)! Watch it now!

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Between The Buried And Me Shares Video for “Fix The Error”


Progressive metal legends Between The Buried And Me previously announced their highly anticipated new album Colors II, the sequel to their aclcaimed Colors album from 2007. The album will be released on Friday, August 20th via Sumerian Records with pre-orders available now at the link below. The band also shared a new single and video for their new single – “Fix The Error” which you can watch now! The track premiered on SiriusXM’s Liquid Metal and features drum solos from an ironclad trifecta of Mike Portnoy, Navene Koperweis, and Ken Schalk. Watch it now!Continue reading


Watch Machine Head Play All Three New Songs from the “Arrows In Words from The Sky” Single


 

Machine Head teased performed all therre of their new songs from ther current digital single during their regular Friday afternoon Livestream “Electric Happy Hour” this week. They performed “Arrows In Words from The Sky,” “Become the Firestorm,” and “Rotten” among a setlist that included major hits and some deep cuts too. “Arrows In Words from The Sky” is the latest in a series of singles the band has been releasing for the last few years, and they will end up on a future full length album in 2022, confirmed by Robb Flynn here. Continue reading


Between The Buried And Me Share New Single, Announce “Colors II” Album


Progressive metal legends Between The Buried And Me have announced their highly anticipated new album Colors II, a sequel to their aclcaimed Colors album from 2007. The album will be released on Friday, August 20th via Sumerian Records with pre-orders available now at the link below. The band also shared a new single and video for a new track – “Fix The Error” which you can watch now! The track premiered on SiriusXM’s Liquid Metal and features drum solos from an ironclad trifecta of Mike Portnoy, Navene Koperweis, and Ken Schalk. Find “Fix The Error” on streaming platforms here.Continue reading


Machine Head Shares New Video, Drops New 3-Song single “Arrows In Words From The Sky”


As they have been teasing, Machine Head dropped a new three-song single, Arrows In Words From The Sky! The three songs are very unique sounding and along with the recent singles from the band signal a bold new direction. “Become The Firestorm” is a blackened thrash metal song that features drums from Navene Koperweis (ENTHEOS). “Rotten” is classic MH angry power groove, and the epic title track is sad, but fantastic. You can purchase and stream the tracks now and watch the video for “Arrows In Words From The Sky” right now!

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Watch Machine Head Play Some of their New Song “Arrows In Words from The Sky”


Machine Head teased their new single to fans during their regular Friday afternoon Livestream “Electric Happy Hour” this week. “Arrows In Words from The Sky” is the main track on their upcoming three-song single – “Arrows In Words from The Sky” due out next week, on June 11th. You can pre-save it at the link below. Included with the new release is a new track “Become the Firestorm.” The band just shared another behind-the-scenes video for the track as well. Their last single, “My Hands Are Empty”, was their latest in a series of standalone tracks. Some of their recent material has been co-written by Rob Flynn, with various guests, returning guitarist Logan Mader (on “My Hands Are Empty”), and other members of the “Burn My Eyes 25” lineup, along with mainstay bassist Jared MacEachern. The band has been releasing singles for the last year, and they may end up on a future album. You can hear the new track around the 1:37:00 mark in the video.Continue reading


Machine Head Announces New 3-Song Single, Shares More “Become The Firestorm” Studio Footage


 

Machine Head has announced a new three-song single – “Arrows In Words from The Sky” due out on June 11th. You can pre-save it at the link below. Included with the new release is a new track “Become the Firestorm.” The band just shared another behind-the-scenes video for the track as well. Their last single, “My Hands Are Empty”, was their latest in a series of standalone tracks. Some of their recent material has been co-written by Rob Flynn, with various guests, returning guitarist Logan Mader (on “My Hands Are Empty”), and other members of the “Burn My Eyes 25” lineup, along with mainstay bassist Jared MacEachern. The band has been releasing singles for the last year, and they may end up on a future album.Continue reading


Machine Head Shares Behind The Scenes Video for New Single “Become The Firestorm”


 

Machine Head has shared a behind-the-scenes look at their upcoming new single, “Become The Firestorm.” The clip features Navene Koperweis (Entheos, ex Animals As Leaders) and his incredible drumming. The bands’ last single, “My Hands Are Empty”, was their latest in a series of standalone tracks. Some of their recent material has been co-written by Rob Flynn, with various guests, returning guitarist Logan Mader (on “My Hands Are Empty”), and other members of the “Burn My Eyes 25” lineup, along with mainstay bassist Jared MacEachern. The band has been releasing singles for the last year, and they may end up on a future album.Continue reading