Friday, February 24th

Ulver announce new album 18 replies

The new album by Ulver, The Assassination of Julius Caesar, will be released on April 7. This will be their first studio album since Wars of the Roses from 2011.

This release comes hot on the heels from their soundtrack Riverhead from last December, and the improvisational live album ATGCLVLSSCAP from January 2016.

You can read more in the below link:

Thursday, February 23rd

New While She Sleeps single 25 replies

English metalcore band While She Sleeps have released another single from their upcoming third album, You Are We. The song is titled "Silence Speaks" and features guest vocals from Bring Me the Horizon vocalist Oli Sykes. You Are We is set for release on April 21st, and the band will begin an album release tour of the UK on April 14th.

More details can be found at

Check out the video for "Silence Speaks":

Celldweller's "Electric Eye" 10 replies

Electronic-rock artist, multi-instrumentalist, and producer Klayton is back with a new Celldweller song, entitled 'Electric Eye'. The song, which is not part of any upcoming album, focuses more on a drum-and-bass style than most of his other material.

Wednesday, February 22nd

New Chainsmokers ft. Coldplay 66 replies

Mega-EDM stars / potential AXE body spray poster children The Chainsmokers have released a new single from their upcoming debut album. The track, entitled "Something Just Like This" features British band Coldplay in their first appearance since 2015.

The full Chainsmokers album, "Memories... Do Not Open" is set to be released later this year on an as-yet-unknown date. For now, you can check out the new track & lyric video here:

New Shade Empire song 4 replies

A new Shade Empire song "Anti-life Savior" has been released via Candlelight records. The track is ten and a half minutes long and continues in the vein of symphonic/melodic black metal the band have done in the past. No further information regarding the album has been released.

Yowie premiere new single; 3rd album soon 2 replies

Mathematical maniacs Yowie have made their third album Synchromysticism available for pre-orders. The album is due for release 21 April via Skin Graft Records and will be played in its entirety at a St. Louis pre-listen in March.

To ease the pain of waiting, Yowie are streaming a new song off the upcoming album over at Skin Graft Records' bandcamp

Stream the new song and pre-order Synchromysticism:

At the Drive-In to release new record 92 replies

After much speculation and the release of a new track, At the Drive-In have officially announced their new record.

in•ter a•li•a is the first new record from ATDI since 2000's Relationship of Command, and will be out on May 5th via Rise Records.

Preorder the album in a variety of formats here:

The tracklist is as follows:

01. No Wolf Like The Present
02. Continuum
03. Tilting At The Univendor
04. Governed By Contagions
05. Pendulum In A Peasant Dress
06. Incurably Innocent
07. Call Broken Arrow
08. Holtzclaw
09. Torrentially Cutshaw
10. Ghost - Tape No. 9
11. Hostage Stamps

ATDI have also released another new song, "Incurably Innocent", that can be streamed below.

Limited Cult of Luna bundle announced 6 replies

Indie Recordings have shared a sneak peak of Cult of Luna's incoming bundle Years in a Day with footage from "The Sweep" and "Light Chaser".

The bundle will be limited to 7000 copies and it seems it will only be available through the band's official website (

It includes several goodies including a 2 hour DVD, 2 live CDs, a download code for HD audio and video of said 2 hours DVD and a 20 page booklet. The package comes on a 10-inch vinyl-sized trifold format.

More information at the official site. Full tracklist available at the linked video:

Modern Baseball announce hiatus 26 replies

Philadelphia emo/pop-punk outfit Modern Baseball have revealed on their Facebook page that the band is taking a break due to a shared feeling among members of anxiety and deteriorating mental health and friendships.

Link below:

Full post for people too lazy to click:

Hey everybody, Jake here.

As much as it pains me to say this, we have decided to cancel our upcoming U.S. tour dates and festival appearances to take a break from Modern Baseball for a little while. If you already bought tickets for the tour, refunds will be available at point of purchase.

Over the past few months the band has become an immense source of anxiety for me, and it wasn't until I opened up to Sean, Ian, and Brendan about it that we realized we were all feeling the same way. The project we started as a source ...more

Tuesday, February 21st

New Architects Video 22 replies

Architects have released a new music video for the song "Gravity" from their 2016 album All Our Gods Have Abandoned Us. This is their third music video from the album.

The video for "Gravity" can be viewed below:

Young Bleed Releases New Album 0 replies

Since his departure from Strange Music in 2011, Young Bleed has been consistently
grinding independently under the radar. In 2014 he released a collaboration album
titled "Country Boy Livin'", with up & coming hip hop artist Chucky Workclothes,
under his new Trap Door Entertainment brand.

"Livin'" will be his first solo effort since his 2011 release "Preserved" under Strange
and features an arsenal of other hip hop legends as well. With guest features from
Daz Dillinger, Kokane, C-Bo, Big Mike, Mo B. Dick and others, the album is
potentially on par with the likes of his past classic releases.

The album was released on February 10, 2017 and has been received favorably by
fans and other hip hop professionals as well.

"Livin'" is available in stores online via quality music retailers and physical release
is said to be available shortly after.more

Another new Senses Fail Track 32 replies

Senses Fail have released another track off of their upcoming In Your Absence EP.

Stream the title track below. The EP is slated for a release on March 3rd through Pure Noise Records.

Elder announce new album 22 replies

US stoner/psychedelic prog band, Elder have announced the first details of their upcoming 4th studio album. Reflections of a Floating World is slated to be released on June 2 through Stickman Records/Armageddon Shop. More info to follow soon.

Below is a teaser posted by the band:

Monday, February 20th

Echo Tail explore The Ancestry 4 replies

Progressive Rock band Echo Tail have released a new album, entitled The Ancestry, on Bandcamp via download and limited edition CD. It is the last part of a concept trilogy after Hold The Throne and King Defeatism.

Stream/Buy here:

New Kingdom of Giants Song 33 replies

Metalcore band Kingdom of Giants have released a new song called 'Damaged Goods' and it comes with the announcement that their third album All The Hell You've Got To Spare will be released May 5, 2017. Listen to the new song here

Hopsin releases new song 50 replies

Rapper Hopsin has released a new song titled "All Your Fault" from his upcoming album Savageville. No release date has been finalized.

The music video can be viewed below:

Doomocracy post new song 7 replies

Hellenic power/doom metal band Doomocracy have posted a lyric video for a new track, at their official YouTube channel.

The new song is titled "Ghost of the Past", and comes as an appropriate introduction of the upcoming Doomocracy album titled Visions & Creatures of Imagination, due out on March 13 through Steel Gallery Records.

Keyboards in four cuts are courtesy of Miguel Robaina from Memento Mori. Recording sessions took place in Greece, whereas Jim Morris of Morrisound Studios handled mixing and mastering duties.

You can check the new song at the link below:

Additional information taken from:

Crystal Fairy stream debut LP 3 replies

Crystal Fairy, a collaboration of acclaimed musicians featuring Omar Rodriguez-Lopez (The Mars Volta), Dale Crover and Buzz Osborne (Melvins), and Teri Gender Bender (Le Butcherettes), is streaming its self-titled LP over at Rolling Stone.

The album is slated for an official Ipecac Records release on February 24.

Apart from the album stream, the link below also hosts a full interview with the band:

Sunday, February 19th

Epic leaves Crazy Town 26 replies

Brett "Epic" Mazur, the co-founder and primary song writer for rap-rock group Crazy Town, has announced that due to personal commitments he will no longer tour with the band. He had previously been absent from their 2016 touring commitments, with his place in the band covered by ex-Adema vocalist Bobby Reeves and Boondock, although it has yet to be announced who will be his full-time replacement in the band. Boondock is currently touring with Seth "Shifty" Binzer and DJ Rick "R1CKONE" Dickson in Crazy Town's more hip-hop oriented form for a number of dates in March.

You can read the statement here:

Saturday, February 18th

New All Time Low Song 61 replies

After posting several teasers through social media, All Time Low have released a new song after joining their new label Fueled By Ramen.

Listen to "Dirty Laundry" here:

No word on a new album as of press time.

Volumes promote new single, album 109 replies

Djent/metalcore/bro waddup bro band Volumes released a new song called 'On Her Mind' featuring Pouya. This came with the announcement that their new album Different Animals will be released June 9th. This will be the first album of theirs to not have Michael Barr as the co-lead vocalist. Check it out here:

Friday, February 17th

New Demon Hunter video 20 replies

Melodic metalcore band Demon Hunter have now officially released the second single, entitled 'Died In My Sleep' off their upcoming eighth studio album Outlive. The album is scheduled to be released on March 31st.

Incubus Share New Track 43 replies

Incubus have announced their new album 8, their first album since 2011's If Not Now, When?.

The album is reported to be out on April 21st and will be accompanied by a US tour with Jimmy Eat World and Judah the Lion.

Listen to the single "Nimble Bastard" here:

Emmure premiere new single, video 73 replies

Metalcore juggernauts Emmure have released a new song titled "Flag of the Beast" with an accompanying music video. This new song is from their upcoming album Look At Yourself, which is currently slated for release on March 3rd, and is the first album in which all of the members of the band bar the vocalist were replaced by Glass Cloud's line-up.

No Lives Matter to Body Count 28 replies

Body Count have released the lead single from their upcoming album Bloodlust, out March 31 via Century Media. The song is accompanied by a music video, opened by a spoken word social commentary by Ice T regarding the Black Lives Matter movement and its criticisms, and accompanied by numerous statistics about police violence towards civilians.

You can view the video here:

2017 Applications Open 113 replies


It's that wonderful time of year again to vie for the coveted positions of staff and contributing reviewer here at Sputnikmusic. We'll be looking to expand both positions with enthusiastic and talented writers who can contribute in a variety of ways to all of the site's features.

Most long-time users are aware of the general requirements for a promotion, but none of that criteria is set in stone. If you feel as though you could bring value to the staff or contributor position, there is literally no downside to chasing the bait and just seeing where it gets you. After all, you miss 100% of the shots you don't take.

The deadline for submissions will be Tuesday, February 28th.

Please apply here:

Applying requires a google sign in. It's very easy and we do not see any of your perso ...more

New Once Human video 2 replies

On the eve of the release of their sophomore effort Evolution, Once Human have released a new music video for the song "Dark Matter". The song has drawn comparisons to the progressive death metal of Gojira, whom Logan Mader has worked with in a mixing/mastering capacity in the past, as well as producing the lost Sea Shepherd EP.

Evolution is out now via earMUSIC.

Benighted Stream New Album 20 replies

Benighted, the French death/grind/whatever group have decided to drop a stream of their newest album, Necrobreed, a day ahead of its scheduled release. The album is their 8th after 2014's 'Carnivore Sublime'. The stream can be found below:

Thursday, February 16th

Echo Tail is Building a Myth 9 replies

Post-metal Sput-user project Echo Tail has released a new single, "Building a Myth", off the upcoming album, The Ancestry, which will be out late February via download and CD on Bandcamp. The album is the end part of a concept trilogy that included albums Hold the Throne and King Defeatism.

Tracklist for The Ancestry:

1. Devil in the Desert
2. Desolation Society
3. Integers
4. Rune/Ruin
5. Building a Myth
6. Anxiety Rush Hour
7. Like Wildfire
8. The Ancestry (I. Sunday Mass/II. Inner City Despair/III. Branches)

Sorority Noise drop 2nd single 13 replies

Connecticut based emo outfit Sorority Noise dropped their second single from their upcoming 3rd effort You're Not As ______ As You Think that drops March 17th on Triple Crown Records. The track takes a more minimalist and somber approach than their usual vocals-and-clean-guitar-into-face-shredding-punk-pop that they've come to be known for. The track also makes lyrical allusions to other prominent acts in the scene such as Modern Baseball and Julien Baker.

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