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Wednesday, September 17th

Erasure stream new album 1 replies

British synth/electro-pop legends Erasure are streaming their new album The Violet Flame at USA Today.

The stream comes ahead of the album's official release date, scheduled for September 23 through Mute Records.

You can stream the album here:

Schizoid Lloyd stream new song 2 replies

Dutch experimental prog unit Schizoid Lloyd are streaming the opening track to their debut album, The Last Note in God's Magnum Opus.

The track is called 'Suicide Penguin' and is presented in its first official karaoke version.

The album is being released by Finnish label Blood Music on November 4th and goes for pre-order today - September 17th.


Foo Fighters tease 'Outsides' 8 replies

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:

Man Overboard Post New Song 11 replies

Pop punk band Man Overboard has released a new track, entitled 'For Vince'.

This track will be featured on their upcoming EP Passing Ends, which is currently set to be released on October 28th.

Pre-order the EP here:

Listen to the song here:


Lights streams Little Machines 11 replies

Lights is streaming her 3 years in development new album 'Little Machines' in full on the New York Times ahead of its September 23rd release date.

You can stream it here:

Tuesday, September 16th

Fantomas to Return 21 replies

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.

Polyptych stream new album 1 replies

Chicago IL death/black metal outfit Polyptych are streaming their new album Illusorium at their official Bandcamp location.

The album was released on August 26 through the band itself, and you can stream it right below.

The Sabbathian stream debut EP 1 replies

Consisting of American and Norwegian musicians, female fronted doom metal band The Sabbathian are streaming their debut EP at the official Bandcamp location of Svart Records.

The EP is out since September 4 and you can jam it right below.

Full of Hell X Merzbow Stream 20 replies

Hardcore punk band Full of Hell and Merzbow (Masami Akita) are streaming a song from their upcoming collaboration album over at noisey.

The 56 seconds long song is called Guardian Knot and can be streamed at the link below.

Big K.R.I.T. drops new mixtape 2 replies

Mississippi-based rapper Big K.R.I.T. decided to unexpectedly drop a new mixtape today.

It is the fourth installment in his See Me On Top series and features the likes of Yo Gotti, Juicy J, Rittz, A$AP Ferg and Rick Ross.

The mixtape can be streamed and/or downloaded here:

The Ghost Inside detail new album 49 replies

Los Angeles Hardcore outfit The Ghost Inside have announced the details of their upcoming fourth full-length album entitled Dear Youth, set for release on the 14th of November, 2014.


1. Avalanche
2. Move Me
3. Out Of Control
4. With The Wolves
5. Mercy
6. Phoenix Flame
7. Dear Youth (Day 52)
8. Wide Eyed
9. My Endnote
10. The Other Half
11. Blank Pages

Alongside the announcement comes a new fan-created music video for the album's title track:


Manchester Orchestra Hope 39 replies

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

Sonoio drops new tune 0 replies

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.

Grab the free download at

Watch the video below:


New Black Crown Initiate track 7 replies

Black Crown Initiate is streaming a brand new track, 'Withering Waves,' from their upcoming album, The Wreckage of Stars.

The song can be streamed here:

Nick Holmes joins Bloodbath 17 replies

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.

Leonard Cohen streams new album 15 replies

Canadian folk/rock legend Leonard Cohen is streaming his new album Popular Problems at NPR.

The album comes out on September 23 through Columbia Records, and you can check it out right below.

Kauan stream new track 4 replies

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.


Unearth release new song 5 replies

Metalcore outfit Unearth have released a new song from their upcoming new album, Watchers of Rule. The new album, which is being released via eOne Music, is set for release on October 28.

You can check out the new song, 'The Swarm', below:

New Helmet album in the works 12 replies

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:

New Fuck the Facts song/EP 11 replies

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:

Pre-order the limited edition cassette:

Monday, September 15th

Sleep Parade disbands 2 replies

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'.

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Witch Charmer stream debut album 2 replies

English heavy/doom/stoner rock band Witch Charmer are streaming their debut album The Great Depression at their official Bandcamp location.

The album is out since September 1 courtesy of Argonatua Records, and it can be streamed right below.

Razboinix stream debut album 1 replies

Russian crossover thrashers Razboinix are streaming their self-titled debut album at their official Bandcamp location.

The album is out since August 28 (on CD and tape) through They Live! Records, and as a "name your price download" at the band's Bandcamp page.

Stream the album right here:

Fans assist Substructure 40 replies

Sputnik user OwmySnauze has started a crowd funding campaign to help raise money for the on-hiatus intergalactic space djam band Substructure in hopes of getting the band back together again and finish their uncompleted untitled full-length album.

KMFDM release a trailer for new LP 4 replies

Industrial veterans KMFDM have released a trailer for their upcoming 19th album Our Time Will Come which is due out on October the 23rd.

Yellowcard offer third single 29 replies

Jacksonville's Pop/Punk band Yellowcard have released a new music video of their latest single, entitled "Transmission Home".
The release of their ninth musical effort can be expected to be on October 7th via their new label Razor & Tie.

Listen "Transmission Home" on The Telegraph:

Sick Of It All new track 3 replies

New York hardcore outfit Sick Of It All have just revealed another single from their soon to be released album "Last Act Of Defiance".

The album will drop on September 26nd via Century Media.

"DNC" comes along as lyric video, so check it out:

Tokio Hotel with new single 28 replies

German band Tokio Hotel have premiered the first single from their upcoming fourth album, entitled "Kings Of Suburbia".

You can watch the official video for "Run, Run, Run" here:


Celldweller debuts new tracks 12 replies

Electronic metal multi-instrumentalist Scott Albert, also known as Celldweller, has dropped two new tracks of the first chapter from his upcoming album, entitled End of an Empire.
The chapter is called Time and it will be released tomorrow (Sept. 16) on FiXT Music.

Watch 'End of an Empire' here:

Check the exclusive song premier of 'Lost In Time' here:

Watch the album sampler here:

Chris Cheney forms supergroup 11 replies

Chris Cheney of The Living End is forming a supergroup with Duff McKagan, Mike Peters, Fred Armisen, Captain Sensible and Slim Jim Phantom.

Labelled Dead Men Walking, they've already set gigs in LA at the Troubadour
and The Viper Room. It's as of yet unknown what material the band will be playing, although they are currently boasting the tagline "proof punk stood the test of time".

Visit their website here:

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Lights streams Little Machines by BallsToThe
Erasure stream new album by BallsToThe
Man Overboard Post New Song by Mabbitt
Full of Hell X Merzbow Stream by VaxXi
Fantomas to Return by mryrtmrnfo
Manchester Orchestra Hope by Satellite
Tokio Hotel with new single by VaxXi
Foo Fighters tease 'Outsides' by MO
Big K.R.I.T. drops new mixtape by guitarded_
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Yellowcard offer third single by dimsim3478
The Ghost Inside detail new album by sspedding
Fans assist Substructure by OwMySnauze
New Helmet album in the works by Deadwing42
Nick Holmes joins Bloodbath by CaptainAaa
Sleep Parade disbands by Dancedrewd
Polyptych stream new album by wacknizzle
New Black Crown Initiate track by Hypochondr
Kauan stream new track by Catatonic
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