Parker Cannon, frontman of pop punk outfit The Story So Far, has announced his hardcore punk side project "Snarl" via Alternative Press. The project's first demo will be released via bandcamp this weekend for free. The singer had this to say:
"I finally had enough time at home to write/earned enough money from touring to record my demo. Its almost done, I'll be droppin it on bandcamp this weekend for free. Some cool merch will be available online as well. A huge thank you to my brotha @carlitosxguey for the artwork, if you need designs done, hit him up. Stay tuned! SNARL HC 2014"
For the full article and the album's artwork, you can follow the link below.
Neofolk band Musk Ox have announced the release of a guitar tab book for Woodfall. Released
in June, Woodfall was the band's first LP since 2009 and was met with critical acclaim. The
guitar tab book will officially be released on September 23rd. It is currently available for pre-
oder via Bandcamp and in addition purchasing it includes unlimited streaming and free download of
It can be pre-ordered here:
Guitarist/vocalist for Anacrusis, Kenn Nardi, has posted the title track to his upcoming solo album online. The album, Dancing With the Past, will be released digitally on November 4th 2014 and on CD on January 13th 2015.
American rapper Yelawolf has premiered a new song off of his upcoming album, Love Story, entitled 'Till It's
Gone.' The track premiered during last night's episode of FX's drama series Sons of Anarchy, the single can be
Industrial metal pioneers Godflesh have posted a new song through FACT Magazine. The song, entitled
'Imperator', is taken from their upcoming album A World Lit Only By Fire, which is to be released on
Connecticut's rising rapper OnCue has recently released a music video for his new single, taken from his latest effort, entitled "Angry Young Man".
The production of the 2014's mixtape was in the hands of people such as Just Blaze,Hudson Mohawke, Dream Kaola, Maki, Brenton Duvall and others.
Foo Fighters tease 'Outsides', a track from forthcoming album Sonic Highways. Segueing into 'The Pretender', the song was performed under The Holy Shits moniker. View the instrumental below:
Along with the reactivation of Faith No More, Mike Patton has recently confirmed Fantomas' first live concert in six years at the RockOut Festival in Santiago, Chile, set to take place on December 6th. Tickets and further info can be obtained from the Festival's official website:
Patton did allude to the possibility of a new album back in 2006, but no mention of such has been discussed as of yet.
Manchester Orchestra have released a re-creation of their new album Cope today. The
stripped down variation, Hope, consists of strings, different kinds of piano, and softer
vocal arrangements - all in stark contrast its gritty counterpart released earlier in the year.
Hope is available for digital download today, and will be released on CD and vinyl on
November 18th. A free digital download will also be provided to anyone who purchases tickets for
their upcoming Hope tour:
10/31: Memphis, TN @ New Daisy Theatre
11/04: Austin, TX @ Scoot Inn
11/06: Tempe, AZ @ Mesa Arts Center
11/07: Los Angeles, CA @ Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever
11/08: West Hollywood, CA @ Troubador
12/03: Chicago, IL @ Irish American Heritage Center
12/06: Philadelphia, PA @ Temple Performing Arts Center
12/07: New Haven, CT @ Center Church on the Green
12/08: Somerville, MA @ Arts at the Armor ...more
Nine Inch Nails live keyboard player and former ModWheelMood member, Alessandro Cortini has dropped a new song, called 'Thanks For Calling'. This is the first new material in three years, and so far, no further news regarding a new full length have been revealed.
In a surprise announcement, Swedish death-metallers Bloodbath have named Nick Holmes as their new vocalist. Holmes is best known for his work with Paradise Lost, the classic death/doom metal outfit out of England.
Adding that they didn't want to go in the direction of a Fathomless Mastery - Part II, Jonas Renske has gone on to say that the band's next release, Grand Morbid Funeral would be leaning more towards the direction of "raw, organic, sludgy death metal".
Grand Morbid Funeral is set to be released on November 17th 2014.
Russian/Ukrainian folk, doom, post-rock band Kauan are premiering the closing track to their upcoming sixth album Muistumia, a crowd-funded collection of re-recorded tracks from their raw and early days as teenagers in Chelyabinsk, Russia.
The song, 'Orkidea', is a newly recorded and re-arranged version of the closing track to the band's 2008 sophomore effort Tietäjän Laulu.
The band is most notable for being one of the only non-Finnish entities to sing almost exclusively in the very difficult and obscure language of Finnish. The album's title Muistumia translates to "Reminiscences" and features six re-recorded tracks and one brand new song. The vinyl release also features two bonus tracks.
It will be available for pre-order on September 17th, 2014 via Finnish label Blood Music and will be released on November 4th, 2014.
Newsletter The Daily Times recently undertook an interview with Helmet front man Page Hamilton. During the interview, Hamilton mentioned that Helmet are now working on their currently untitled eighth record and and hopes for a 2015 release.
In the interview, he mentioned that "[they've] got 70-something songs". This will be the first Helmet record since 2011's Seeing Eye Dog.
The full interview can be read here:
Fuck The Facts have released a new song intitled "L'impasse" which will be featured on their
upcoming 3 song EP, "Abandoned". The EP is set to be released on October 1st and can be pre-
ordered digitally or as a limited edition cassette (edition of 100).
Listen to the new song and pre-order the EP digitally:
Australian progressive rock band Sleep Parade have announced on their Facebook page that they are splitting
up. Lead singer and guitarist Leigh Davies wrote this statement:
"It's been quite a while since we last touched base with you all. We have all been busy focusing on other
musical endeavours and bits and pieces.
Sleep Parade have unfortunately decided to call it a day. We have all had a blast along the journey for the last 10
years and played with heaps of great bands who we'd again like to thank for their support and fun times over the
There has been no word on what brought the band to this decision, nor what sort of other "musical endeavours"
each band member has embarked on.
The band's legacy includes two full-length LPs, 'Things Can Always Change' and 'Inside/Out', as well as two
EPs, 'You Are Here' and 'Mr. Identity'.