AFI Shares Previously Unreleased Single – “Caught”


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!

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ALBUM REVIEW: Spiritbox – Eternal Blue


Let’s take a minute and talk about hype. We all have a vague notion of what it is, but how does one obtain it? Can it be harnessed long term or is it a matter of riding that wave while it’s marginally available? For instance, how did Job For A Cowboy use it to jump from MySpace unto Metal Blade? Beats me. Whatever the case may be, it appears abundantly clear that Spiritbox know how to tap into it and are doing so on Eternal Blue (Rise Records). But can Spiritbox carry this momentum all through an album? Continue reading


Spiritbox Shares “Constance (Acoustic)” to Streaming and 7″ Vinyl Picture Disc


Spiritbox has announced the release of “Constance (Acoustic)”, an acoustic version, of their 2020 hit “Constance”. The reimagined version of the song was recorded in a church with accompaniment from a string trio earlier this year in conjunction with The Grammy Museum COLLECTION:live #spotlightsaturdays in partnership with BMG. Watch the full performance below, 7″ Vinyl Picture Disc, and stream today on all DSPs. All of these new songs released in the last year will end up on the band’s next full-length release Eternal Blue, out September 17th, under their new deal with Rise Records. Watch the teaser now! Watch the clip now!

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Spiritbox Shares Reimagined Orchestral Version of “Constance”


 

Spiritbox has shared a reimagined acoustic/orchestral version of their single released at the end of 2020, “Constance.” You can see the video (performance behind at 34:39 mark), presented by The Grammy Museum, along with an interview with the band, in which they discuss what they have been up to, the meaning of the song, some of their songwriting process, and more. This follows their recent single “Circle With Me.” Presumably all of these new songs will end up on the band’s next full-=length release, under their new Rise Records. Watch the teaser now! Watch the clip now!

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Spiritbox Teases a New Version of Their “Constance” Single


 

Spritbox will release a new version of their underground smash hit song “Constance” with chamber instruments on Saturday, May 22nd, according to a post on their Instagram account. This follows their recent single “Circle With Me.” Presumably all of these new songs will end up on the band’s next full-=length release, under their new Rise Records. Watch the teaser now!

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Spiritbox Shares New Single and Video – “Circle With Me”


 

Spritbox has released a brand new song “Circle With Me” today on Rise Records. It is accompanied by a music video directed by Orie McGinness, that perfectly compliments the lyrical theme of the song with a constantly revolving shot around the band as they perform. Listen to “Circle With Me” here and watch the video now and purchase and stream the track today at the link below

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Sevendust Books “Socially Distanced” Summer 2021 Tour Dates


Sevendust will launch a summer run of socially distanced tour dates in the midwest and the southern USA this summer with direct support coming from Austin Meade and Kirra. The trek kicks off on June 26 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, and ends on July 24 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. All local COVID-19 protocols will be followed, including social distancing, additional hand sanitizer stations, and instructions to stay home if you’re sick. Sevendust has done four live streams during the pandemic. Ticket links and full dates can be bought at the link below. Blood and Stone is out now via Rise Records.

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Sevendust to Perform All of “Animosity” in an Early 2021 Livestream


Sevendust, fresh off of their lone show of 2020, a livestream supporting their new album Blood and Stone (Rise Records) has booked another streaming even. The band will perform its entire Animosity album during a January 8, 2021 livestream event from Opav in Orlando, Florida to celebrate 20 years of their third album. Tickets for the virtual concert can be purchased at the location below.

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Sevendust Announces Blood And Stone” Album Due This Fall


Sevendust has announced their new album, their thirteenth and second for Rise Records, Blood & Stone. The album is due out October 23rd. They once again worked with producer Michael “Elvis” Baskette, known for his work with Alter Bridge, Tremonti, Slash, and others. Blood & Stone is available for pre-order in various configurations at this link:

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ALBUM REVIEW – The Acacia Strain – Slow Decay – Rise Records


The Acacia Strain is back with a new album, Slow Decay (Rise Records), are as pissed as ever despite their last LP being released (checks notes) just last Winter? If memory serves, It Comes in Waves dropped rather surprisingly at the end of December. Okay then, on to Slow Decay. Hold up, most of these songs have already been released in the form of singles throughout the year.

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