The Acacia Strain are living their best life in 2020! on the heels of crushing new 7-inch/EP – D, the band has launched another 7-inch/EP with new songs, E, out now via Rise Records. You can purchase and stream new seven inch and digital release today! It includes two tracks: ‘Solace and Serenity’ and ‘The Lucid Dream.’ The latter track features vocalist Jess Nyx of Mortality Rate. The band has also shared two creepy-ass visualizers to go along with the tracks. Jam it out here! Continue reading
Deathcore Legends The Acacia Strain continue to astound with their second surprise release in the last few months. The band has dropped D, a brand new 7-inch single today, February 28, through their label partner Rise Records. It includes two tracks: ‘Feed A Pigeon, Breed A Rat’ and ‘Seeing God,’ which features Aaron Heard of Jesus Piece/Nothing. The release is perfectly timed with the band’s brand new tour, kicking off tonight in New Haven, CT with Rotting Out, Creeping Death, Chamber, and Fuming Mouth. Stream the release here. Continue reading
Clint Lowery, known best for his work in Sevendust, is releasing his debut full-length solo album God Bless The Renegades on January 31st, 2020 via Rise Records. Ghost Cult chief Keefy caught up with Clint on the phone to discuss the genesis of the album, his mindset for creating solo material and becoming a frontman, working with producer Elvis Baskette, the personal nature of his lyrics, balancing his solo endeavors and new music from Sevendust, and his hopes and goals for the album. You can purchase the album here! Catch Clint on tour with his solo band opening for Alter Bridge on the next leg of their “Walk The Sky Tour, and at Epicenter Festival this spring.
Mark Morton (Lamb of God) has shared a new music video for his cover of Pearl Jam’s 1990s grunge classic ‘Black’. The track comes from /mark’s just-released EP Ether out now via Rise Records. Watch it now! Continue reading
Kvelertak has shared their second single and music video from their upcoming new album, Splid, due February 14th via Rise Records. The track ‘Crack of Doom’ is a rager and features Troy Sanders of Mastodon. Premiering on the BBC Radio 1 Rock Show last night, the track is one of the first songs ever by the band, performed entirely in English. The clip was Directed by Stian Andersen, Produced by Lars Thomas Skare also first AD, and the cinematography was handled by Kristian Jaran Engelsen. Watch it now!
Legendary rockers Kvelertak have signed to Rise Records (Of Mice & Men, Sevendust) for their new album Splid, due out on February 14th worldwide. The album features new singer Ivar Nikolaisen and a handful of songs in English for the first time, and includes an appearance from plus special guest and prog-Metal legend Troy Sanders of Mastodon. Jam out to a brand new song right now, ‘Bråtebrann’. Continue reading
Sevendust co-founder/guitarist and vocalist Clint Lowery will release his debut full-length solo album, God Bless The Renegades, out January 31, 2020, via Rise Records, Sevendust’s label. Listen to a new song ‘Kings’ now. Lowery recorded the album with producer and co-writer Michael “Elvis” Baskette [Slash, Alter Bridge] at Studio Barbarosa in Florida. Lowery has been with Sevendust almost 25 years, as well as Dark New Day, Call Me No One, and Hello Demons Meet Skeletons. Not to mention, everyone from Korn to Seether has sought him out on tour as a guitarist. Watch the Clip now! Continue reading