AFI has shared the previously unreleased track “Caught” – recorded while the band was making their newest album, Bodies (Rise Records). AFI first shared the song with fans at the premiere of Where We Used To Meet, the brand new short film by Kes Glozier. The film features music from Bodies and storylines inspired by the song lyrics. Two intimate screenings were held at Brain Dead Studios in Los Angeles, CA on September 28, followed by a global livestream event on September 30. The new track will be available on a limited 7 inch whic hcan be pre-ordered now. Listen to “Caught” and watch the visualizer now!
Mastodon aired their incredible livestream event – Mastodon – Captured Live at the Georgia Aquarium this past week on July 15th, 2021 you can watch the replay through tonight, July 18th. In addition to some deep cuts, and their nautical themed tracks given the setting, the band played a brand new song from their upcoming, as yet untitled, new album. “Skeleton of Splendor” is dedicated to the bands’ late manager Nick John, who died in 2018 from Pancreatic Cancer. In fact the entire new album is dedicated to Nick, as described by Brann Dailor and Troy Sanders. Continue reading
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of their excellent Rohnert Park release in June of 2010, California hardcore band Ceremony will drop a limited 7″ single of ‘The Doldrums (Friendly City)’ with a previously unreleased b-side, “Into The Wayside Part V”, unearthed from the original Rohnert Park recording session and mastered by Will Killingsworth. The release comes from venerable label Bridge Nine Records! A one-time edition of 1,500 copies. This will be paired with a silver vinyl anniversary pressing of the Rohnert Park LP housed in a special silverboard jacket and expanded liner notes. Listen to the two tracks now and pre-order the release below.
Progressive Metallers Intronaut will drop a new single this week dubbed ‘Cubensis’. The band shared a teaser of the new song on their Instagram today and the new single will be the first new music from the band since 2014’s The Direction of Last Things. Presumably, with the single we will get new album details since the band has a winter tour planned with Cult of Luna and Emma Ruth Rundle in February.Continue reading
In the last decade or so, the state of Colorado has gifted the world with uncommonly exceptional, heavy bands. The Denver based act, Vale of Pnath is one of these young groups that have brought a fantastically particular Death Metal sound to the scene. With two full-length albums under their belt, the band is going back to the EP format for their newest release, Accursed (Willowtip Records). It’s been three years since their last record and this genre-dodging ensemble is finally bringing more of their innovative work to light.
Cattle Decapitation is playing a few tour dates before they enter the studio to work on a brand new album, once again with their go-to producer David Otero! The other night in New Mexico, the band shared a brand new song with their fans! Watch fan-filmed video of them playing the new song ‘An Extreme Indifference to Human Life’ below! If it’s any indication of where the bands’ new music is headed, buckle up dearies, it’s going to be sick! Continue reading
Hailing from the unsuspecting state of New Jersey, Hath is a young Metal act that is blossoming. The band stunned the scene in 2015 when they released their EP, Hive with its modern, Blackened Metal excellence. Now, this budding band is getting ready to release their first full-length record, Of Rot and Ruin (Willowtip Records) and is taking their vibrant heaviness to a whole new level.Continue reading
Started by a couple of friends nearly two decades ago, Nightrage is a band that has been through a lot of changes over the years. One of the founders, the guitar hero Gus G moved on to other things, but the other creator, Marios Iliopoulos has been faithful in making monumental Metal with this act since the early 2000s. The evolution of this Greek/Swedish hybrid group has sculpted their sound into something uncommon and exceptional. Their eighth full-length album, Wolf To Man (Despotz Records) presents their particular music with severity and soul.Continue reading
As we broke the news yesterday, Deafheaven dropped a previously unreleased new single, “Black Brick”. The band performed in Melbourne Australia last night and played the blistering new track live for the first time. Watch fan-filmed footage of the new song now! Continue reading
As At The Gates draws closer to the release of their new album, To Drink From The Night Itself on May 18th via Century Media, they keep sharing all the awesome singles and videos to get us sufficiently pumped up. Check out this new, animated video for ‘A Stare Bound In Stone’!Continue reading