Thursday, December 8th

Pense Roars Anew 4 replies

Brazilian Melodic hardcore/skatepunk band Pense have returned with a new single and video for their song "Revitalizar".

The song features the band's usual mix of technicality and speed, combined with vocals that have an intensity that could rival any other in the hardcore scene.

Pense's last album, "Alem Daquilo Que Te Cega", was released in 2014.

At The Drive-In return 127 replies

Legendary post-hardcore band At The Drive-In have released a new song off their upcoming record. So far we only know the new album is produced by ODL/Rich Costey and that it will be released via Rise Records.

R.I.P. Greg Lake 54 replies

Greg Lake of progressive rock group Emerson, Lake and Palmer has died after a long battle with cancer. His family has asked for privacy at this time. He was 69.


New I See Stars video 17 replies

Electronic rock band I See Stars have released a music video for a track "Calm Snow" from their fifth LP, Treehouse.

You can watch the video here:

Wednesday, December 7th

Big Syke Found Dead 4 replies

West coast rapper Tyruss Himes, better known as his moniker Big Syke, was found dead in his California home late Monday night. An autopsy has yet to be performed but no foul play was suspected. He was 48.

Himes was a frequent collaborator and longtime friend of Tupac Shakur being a member in his groups Outlawz and Thug Life. He was featured on some of his most popular songs such as "All Eyez on Me", "Picture Me Rollin'" and "How Long Will They Mourn Me?".

Sleep Token release EP 8 replies

Sleep Token has previously granted us two tracks to drool over. Now, as of last week, their first EP is here.

The EP is named One and consists of 6 tracks. Below is the full tracklist. You can listen to the album on their bandcamp or on Spotify.


1. Thread The Needle
2. Fields Of Elation
3. When The Bough Breakes
4. Thread The Needle (piano)
5. Fields Of Elation (piano)
6. When The Bough Breakes (piano)

Comeback song from Acceptance 10 replies

After reuniting in 2015 for a tour, American rock band Acceptance are making their official return with their new single "Diagram of a Simple Man", which is available through digital retailers now. Their first album in 12 years, Colliding By Design, will be released on February 24, 2017 via Rise Records.

Listen to the new single below:

Jam Krallice's Adult Swim Tune 20 replies

American technical avant-garde black metal band Krallice has a new song out today as part of Adult Swim's "Singles Series Program."

The new track, "Hate Power", is to be included on the band's upcoming "Prelapsarian" record which is due for release on the Winter Solstice (21 December).

You can read a write-up about the band and upcoming record through Noisey.Vice, download the song through Adult Swim, and stream it at either source.

Stream and read:

Stream and download:

Elbow Name New Album/Song 1 replies

English band Elbow announced the name their new album, "Little Fictions", and set the release date: February 3rd, 2017. This is their first LP since 2014's "The Take Off and Landing of Everything."

They have begun pre-orders for the digital and physical editions, and released the first song on the album, "Magnificent (She Says)," which comes with a digital pre-order as well.

They offer a few links to listen to the new song through their website:

The tracklist is:
1. Magnificent (She Says)
2. Gentle Storm
3. Trust the Sun
4. All Disco
5. Head for Supplies
6. Firebrand & Angel
7. K2
8. Montparnasse
9. Little Fictions
10. Kindling

Tuesday, December 6th

Enemies stream final album 9 replies

Irish mostly instrumental math-pop band Enemies stream their final album 'Valuables' ahead of its official release. The LP is scheduled to be released December 9th via Topshelf Records.

Enemies cited lots of personal and creative differences as the reason for break up. Here is the full statement:

Check out 'Valuables' in full:

2017 Grammy Nominees 109 replies

The 2017 Grammy Nominees have been officially announced, with Beyonce currently leading with 9 nominations, closely followed by Kanye West, Rhianna, and Drake (each with 8 nominations). Other artists with several nominations include Twenty-One Pilots, David Bowie, and Adele. Nominees in the metal/rock/alternative categories include Radiohead, Gojira, Metallica, Megadeth, Disturbed, and Periphery.

You can see the full list of nominees here:

Sunday, December 4th

New Wolfheart single and album 12 replies

Winter metal masters Wolfheart has released a new single, Boneyard, from their upcoming new release ''Tyhjyys'' (Emptiness). Boneyard is an example of the ''new colder, faster and darker Wolfheart''. The new album will drop on March 3rd 2017 on Spinefarm Records.

Listen to the new single here:


Saturday, December 3rd

New Arcane Roots Single 18 replies

Daniel P. Carter will play the band's new single "Curtains", from 7 p.m. Sunday, December 4th, on the Radio 1 Rock Show.

EDIT 2 - Official audio:

Bladee & Thaiboy Digital drop new song 36 replies

Thaiboy Digital and Bladee are together again on a new track from their upcoming project AvP. The song is called "Still in Search of Sunshine" and its produced by Whitearmor. The video was made by ECCO2k and Bladee. AvP is due out December 9th.

"Still in Search of Sunshine":

Second single by Need 2 replies

After a very well recieved first single, Need reveal a second track from their upcoming album 'Hegaiamas: a song for freedom', titled ''Tilikum''.

You can listen the track here:

Album is due on January 17, 2017.

Friday, December 2nd

Black Anvil post new song 6 replies

New Yorkan black/thrash metal band Black Anvil, have posted new material at their official Bandcamp location.

The new song, titled "May Her Wrath Be Just", is featured in the band's upcoming album As Was, due out on January 13 through Relapse Records.

You can stream the track right below:

Scum (FIN) streams lost album 5 replies

Classic, forgotten, Finnish doom/death band Scum is streaming their long-lost third album - Garden of Shadows - via Invisible Oranges, alongside a long text about the recording of the album, as well as a track-by-track breakdown.

Reminsicent of early Amorphis, Anathema, Paradise Lost, Tiamat; Garden of Shadows was recorded in 1996 and sent in to their label (Black Mark Production, run by Quorthon (Bathory)) to release, from which the band never heard again. The album was stuffed in a drawer, never to be heard again. Scum was convinced many years later to send the album to the Finnish label Blood Music, who set release with them in 2016, on the 20th anniversary of never being heard.

You can stream the album below and find it via Name Your Own Price on Bandcamp:

All proceeds made during this time will be donated to the Standing Rock Water Protectors.

Thursday, December 1st

New As It Is song 5 replies

British pop-punk group As It Is have released a third single from their upcoming sophomore album, Okay.. The song is called "No Way Out" and can be streamed via Fearless Records' Youtube channel. Okay. is set for release on January 20th, 2017. Check out "No Way Out" below:

Zao Stream New Album 36 replies

Metalcore veterans Zao stream their new album The Well-Intentioned Virus ahead of its official December 9 release date.

Listen at:

Tim Bowness announces 4th solo album 7 replies

On February 17, Tim Bowness will release his 4th solo studio album, Lost in the Ghost Light. Mixed and mastered by Steven Wilson, it will be a conceptual record that details the onstage and backstage life of a fictional classic rock in the twilight of his career, addressing several subjects such as "how the era of streaming and ageing audiences affects creativity, how a life devoted to music impacts on real / family life, and how idealistic beginnings can become compromised by complacency and the fear of being replaced by younger, more vital artists."

Tim elaborates: “It all started with me seeing a sixty something jogger in an expensive tracksuit rifling through the vegetable racks at my local Co-Op. His intense glare combined with his thinning long grey hair and Mick Fleetwood beard left me wondering which veteran Rock band he’d once played with. This got me thinking about the moment when music first came into this person’s life and whether it still inf ...more

New Portugal. The Man Video 14 replies

The Portland-based indie rock band Portugal. The Man has released a video for their new single "Noise Pollution". The song features guest vocals from Zoe Manville & Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and is the first new single the band has released since their 2013 album "Evil Friends". According to the band's website, the song will become available for purchase and streaming on December 2nd.

Run the Jewels Detail New LP 57 replies

Rap group Run the Jewels announced via email this morning the release date of their latest project, Run the Jewels 3. The third free-to-download album from the duo features fifteen new tracks and will be self-released online on January 13 with a physical release slated for the 20th. The record looks rife with collaborators, including Jazz musician Kamasi Washington and rapper Danny Brown. Check out their previously released single "Talk to Me" and the tracklist below:

Stream "Legend Has It" here:

01 Down [ft. Joi Gilliam]
02 Talk to Me
03 Legend Has It
04 Call Ticketron
05 Hey Kids (Bumaye) [ft. Danny Brown]
06 Stay Gold
07 Don’t Get Captured
08 Thiev ...more

Wednesday, November 30th

3 New Volcanic Queen Releases in 2017 16 replies

Experimental artist Volcanic Queen has uploaded three new tracks via Soundcloud from three different upcoming releases. All set to be released in 2017. You can stream the tracks and find details regarding each release including label distribution in the links below:

"To Confide In Each Other (Engraved Flowers On Headstones)"

"Temples Built Into Broken Promises"

"Slave Of The Mind"

Septa releases third album 3 replies

Ukrainian alternative metal band released their third much anticipated album called 'Sounds Like Murder'. Record consists of 13 songs that see band expanding their sound even further, with a lot of help from guest musicians and their own brave experiments. Ukrainians cited Deftones, Faith No More and The Dillinger Escape Plan as their main source of inspiration. Also, this album is a concept one that continues the story of the debut record 'The Lover'.
'Sounds Like Murder' is available for streaming at Bandcamp:

Chiodos call it quits 84 replies

The post-hardcore band Chiodos have finally disbanded after struggling to keep members around. At the same time, Craig Owens has announced his new band badXchannels.

In an interview with Billboard, vocalist Craig Owens stated in regards to Chiodos that, "It's done, it just couldn't stay afloat. There were just kind of, not necessarily bad vibes, but we came to the realization that we can't do it full-time. I think it just stopped becoming a passion for most of us so we said, 'Alright, let's stop."

Craig's new project badXchannels:

AFI premieres new song 14 replies

Hardcore punk turned pop rock band AFI have premiered a new track off their upcoming album 'AFI (The Blood Album)'.

The track, called "Aurelia", can be streamed off the BBC site.

The self-titled album drops January 20, 2017.

Listen to it at:

Tuesday, November 29th

Ash Borer Stream New Album 20 replies

Noisey has begun streaming the third full-length album from American black metal band Ash Borer, entitled "The Irrepassable Gate."

"The Irrepassable Gate" is to be released on Dec 2 through Profound Lore Records, with vinyl editions shipping in the spring of 2017.

Stream the album, and read a rare interview with guitarist/vocalist "K" below:

Peter Iwers leaves In Flames 44 replies

Long-time bassist for Swedish metal band In Flames, Peter Iwers, has officially announced that he will depart from the group to pursue other endeavors. Iwers has been a member of the band since 1998, with Colony being the first album he recorded with In Flames.

No replacement has been announced as of yet.

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