Saturday, August 27th

Medicine Boy stream debut album 0 replies

South African ambient/psychedelic duo Medicine Boy, is streaming its debut album Kind Like Electricity at its official Bandcamp location.

The album was released on August 15 through Permanent Records.

You can stream the album right below:

Clipping. release new music 6 replies

Experimental hip hop trio Clipping. released a second single(accompanied with a music video) from their upcoming album titled Splendor & Misery. Album is going to be released on 9th of September this year.
Check the music video below

Slipknot to perform Iowa album 21 replies

Iowa based metal band Slipknot have announced that at their Knotfest performance on September 25, 2016 they will perform their 2001 sophomore album Iowa in its entirety in celebration of its 15th anniversary. This will be the first time ever the band has played the entire album live.

Stream New, Old Omar Lopez LP 0 replies

Singer, song-writer, producer, Omar Rodriguez-Lopez is now streaming his new album, Aranas en La Sombra as part of the Ipecac Recordings series he started earlier this year. This album is the fourth entry of twelve that will be released until the end of 2016. This album is the oldest in the series, featuring recordings from '02-'03, with original The Mars Volta members Jon Theodore, Juan Alderete de la Peña, Eva Gardner, the late Isaiah "Ikey" Owens and Red Hot Chili Pepper's guitarist, John Frusciante. Avid TMV fans will take notice that several of these compositions were released as demos in 2013 after their disbanding and have been re-worked and re-recorded for this album. Tracklist and stream can be found below:

"No Hey Inteligencia" – 0:28
"Arcos Del Amor" – 2:28
"El Vacio" – 4:32
"Piojos Histericos" – 1:28
"Un Mar Amargo" – 3:55
"Metamorfosis" ...more

Dear Hunter Drop Third Single 6 replies

The Dear Hunter have dropped the third single, 'Light', from their forthcoming album. The album, Act V: Hymns with the Devil in Confessional is the fifth in the band's Acts series and is set to be released on September 9th.

Friday, August 26th

Candiria return with Mereya 17 replies

Veteran jazz-metal heroes Candiria are set to return with a new album titled While They Were Sleeping on Metal Blade records on 7th October. In anticipation of this, they have released "Mereya" for us to sink our teeth in to.

Check it out below:

Prophets of Rage drop EP 23 replies

Hip-hop 'supergroup' Prophets of Rage (comprised of members from Rage Against The Machine, Public Enemy and Cypress Hill) are now streaming their debut EP, titled The Party's Over, on their official website. The 5-song release features only one new composition, which is the title track, and renditions of the bands' old songs, 3 of which are live cuts.

Track listing:
1. Prophets Of Rage
2. The Party's Over
3. Killing In The Name (live)
4. Shut 'em Down (live)
5. No Sleep 'Til Cleveland (live)

Thursday, August 25th

New Planes Mistaken for Stars 14 replies

A decade after their last full-length record, an influential post-hardcore band Planes Mistaken for Stars have announced the release of a new LP. Prey will be out October 21 via Deathwish, and will feature 10 tracks:

1. Dementia Americana
2. Til' It Clicks
3. Riot Season
4. Fucking Tenderness
5. She Who Steps
6. Clean Up Mean
7. Black Rabbit
8. Pan In Flames
9. Enemy Blinds
10. Alabaster Cello

You can stream the first single Fucking Tenderness on the band's bandcamp

US tour dates:
10/26 - Township - Chicago, IL
10/27 - Northside Yacht Club - Cincinnati, OH
10/28 - Dollhouse Productions - Savannah, GA
10/30 - The Wooly - Gainesville, FL
10/31 - Masquerade - Atlanta, GA
11/1 - The End - Nashville, TN
11/2 - Fubar - St. Louis, MO
11/3 - 89th Street Collective ...more

Every Time I Die Love C++ 31 replies

New York metalcore band Every Time I Die have released a new song from their upcoming album, dropping on September 23rd.
The track, titled "C++ (Love Will Get You Killed)", recounts vocalist Keith Buckley's experience of a medical crisis his wife Lindsay experienced when pregnant with their first child back in 2015.

For more information about the subject of the track, see (you can find the track at the end):

To listen to the song on YouTube, see below:

Eluvium's new album streaming 4 replies

Eluvium's new album False Readings On is avaliable on streaming from NPR's First Listen:

New Of Mice and Men Video 40 replies

Nu-Metalcore band "Of Mice and Men" have released a new music video for their recently released new song "Real", off of their upcoming fourth album "Cold World" which is slated for release on September 9th. The video was created using fan submitted footage, and particular emphasis was put on those who suffer from Marfan Syndrome, which is what vocalist Austin Carlile has suffered throughout his life, causing him multiple organ collapses, and repeated surgeries.

New In Flames single, album 128 replies

In Flames premiered their new track "The End" and gave us some information about their twelfth album today. The new album "Battles" will be released November 11 and was recorded in Los Angeles with the producer Howard Benson (Motörhead, Body Count, Sepultura).

See the full announcement here:

Listen to the new song here:

New Meshuggah song 161 replies

Progressive metal pioneers Meshuggah have officially debuted their new track "Born In Dissonance" from their upcoming album The Violent Sleep of Reason set to be released on October 7th 2016.

Full interview with Tomas Haake and the song can be found here:

Moby announces festival/new song 10 replies

Moby announced the first edition of Circle V, a 100% vegan festival that will take place at the Fonda Theater in Los Angeles on October 23. Blaqk Audio and Cold Cave, among others, will join him on stage and all proceeds will go to Mercy For Animals.

In the spirit of the festival, Moby has also released a new song with his Void Pacific Choir, called 'Don't Leave Me'. Besides this, a new album will be out sometimes this fall. It is unclear if the performance at the festival will act as a release gig. However, the man again ruled out touring behind his upcoming LP.

Meanwhile, watch 'Don't Leave Me' below:

Sum 41 declare War 59 replies

Sum 41 have released a new music video for the track "War" from their upcoming comeback album, 13 Voices, out October 7 via Hopeless Records. The piano driven track is a contrast with the melodic hardcore influence of first single "Fake My Own Death".

Wednesday, August 24th

The Wounded Kings stream final LP 2 replies

English psychedelic/doom metal band The Wounded Kings are calling it quits, and stream their final album Visions In Bone at Noisey Vice.

The stream comes ahead of the album's official release, slated for August 26, courtesy of Spinefarm Records.


CWOTD announce new record 6 replies

Charred Walls of the Damned, featuring Richard Christy (Death, Iced Earth), Jason Suecof (acclaimed producer), Tim "Ripper" Owens (Judas Priest, Iced Earth), and Steve DiGiorgio (Sadus, Testament, Death), have announced their upcoming third full length record, titled Creatures Watching Over the Dead, to be released September 23 via Metal Blade Records.

The Soulless

1. My Eyes
2. The Soulless
3. Afterlife
4. As I Catch My Breath
5. Lies
6. Reach into the Light
7. Tear Me Down
8. Living in the Shadow of Yesterday
9. Time Has Passed


Car Bomb album details 20 replies

Mathcore band Car Bomb have announced their third full length record, titled Meta, to be released October 28.

Stream the record's opening track, "From the Dust of This Planet", here:

1. From the Dust of This Planet
2. Secrets Within
3. Nonagon
4. Gratitude
5. Constant Sleep
6. The Oppressor
7. Black Blood
8. Sets
9. Cenotaph
10. Lights Out
11. Infinite Sun

Pre-orders and merch bundles:

New Placebo song 19 replies

Placebo have released a new song entitled "Jesus' Son", off their upcoming EP Life's What You Make It- released to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the band's debut album.

The song will also be included on the upcoming retrospective release A Place For Us To Dream.

Placebo begin their 20th anniversary tour in December.

King Green releases EP 2 replies

The avant-garde user project King Green has just released their latest EP, featuring analog amps and a modified drumset, with returning member Sam Hess reprising his role on drums. The EP, "Finite Encephalic Sequence", focuses an extremely advanced race of underwater humanoids and their culture. It can be streamed and downloaded for free on bandcamp:

1. Submerged: Ghost Pirate Afterthought
2. Calibrating Gravity Beam
3. Geothermal
4. Underwater Atheneum of Krozo

Tuesday, August 23rd

Suma announce new studio album 5 replies

Swedish doom/sludge/noise act, Suma have announced their upcoming record, The Order of Things, will hit the shelves on October 11 through Argonauta Records. The first track premiered is 'Bait For Maggots' and can be listened on The Obelisk's website -

The band have also shared an album teaser:

New Power Quest Track and E.P 3 replies

UK Based Power Metal band Power Quest have released a new track titled Face the Raven which is off of their upcoming E.P which has yet to be named. This is Power Quest's first new Music in 5 years since 2011's Blood Alliance. The band Broke up 3 years ago but announced they were getting back together earlier this year.

In another interesting tidbit of news Former Power Quest Singer Alessio Garavello has been filling in for vocalist Marc Hudson of Dragonforce while he gets his health in order.

American Football new record 85 replies

The lovely gents over at American Football have announced a new record. The indie-rock band from Urbana, Illinois, have garnered considerable critical acclaim for the math rock-imbued emo sound carved into their debut album, American Football.

The new album is out on 10.21.16. You can pre-order now to get your hands on a track right away, or just listen to the Soundcloud release also available on their website. The release is being paired with a tour as follows:

OCT 29 SAT - Vic Theatre - Chicago
JAN 28 SAT - Terminal 5 - New York
FEB 11 SAT - O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire - London, United Kingdom
FEB 25 SAT - The Ace Hotel Theatre - Los Angeles, CA

Pre-order the release and concert tickets here!

New Ulcerate song 100 replies

Ulcerate have released a new track titled "Extinguished Light" from their upcoming release Shrines of Paralysis.

Ion Dissonance announce new LP 17 replies

Canadian mathcore/deathcore outfit Ion Dissonance have announced the upcoming release of their 5th LP, titled "Cast The First Stone".

This is their first album since 2010's "Cursed" and is to be released on November 18th through Good Fight Records.

Ion Dissonance frontman Kevin McCaughey offers this statement:

"First and foremost, we are excited that we inked a new record deal with Good Fight Music. For those who know us well it is certainly no secret that our band has encountered its fair share of obstacles through this 15-year journey, leading us to remain inactive for the better part of the last six years. With that being said, we look forward to a fresh start, and couldn't ask for a better fit than the relationship established with the Good Fight family. The professionalism, dedication, support and hard work going into this record is so much moe positive than our previous experiences thus far.

On ...more

Echo Tail streams new album 9 replies

Progressive Rock/Post-Metal band Echo Tail have released and are streaming their new album, Drowning the Pacific. It is available for download at any price and limited edition cassette on Bandcamp. Further streaming will also be available on Tidal, Spotify, and Apple Music later during this week.

Tidal Link:

Caspian release new video 4 replies

Boston post-rock band Caspian have released a video for the track 'Arcs of Command' off their latest album entitled Dust And Disquiet, which was released last September via Triple Crown Records.

Check out the video here:

You Me At Six song/album 12 replies

You Me At Six have announced details regarding their upcoming fifth album, the band's first effort since 2014's Cavalier Youth. The album, titled Night People, is set for release on January 13th, 2017. The tracklist for Night People is:

1. Night People
2. Plus One
3. Heavy Soul
4. Take on the World
5. Brand New
6. Swear
7. Make Your Move
8. Can't Hold Back
9. Spell It Out
10. Give

The band have also released the record's title track as the first single from the album. Check out the new song 'Night People' below:

Monday, August 22nd

Self Defense Family new song 8 replies

Cohoes, NY post-punk band Self Defense Family are releasing a new mini-LP on Sept. 9th, Colicky. They're streaming "It Isn't Very Clear Is It" on Soundcloud:

Album tracklist:
1. Staying Current
2. All True at the Same Time
3. It Isn't Very Clear Is It
4. Brittany Murphy in 8 Mile

Tour dates:
October 3 - Antwerp, Belgium @ Kavka
October 4 - Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Winston
October 5 - Koln, Germany @ Blueshell
October 6 - Berlin, Germany @ Cassiopeia Berlin
October 7 - Nurnberg, Germany @ Desi Nürnberg
October 8 - Vienna, Austria @ Bach
October 9 - Bologna, Italy @ Freakout Club
October 10 - Zurich, Switzerland @ Dynamo Zürich
October 11 - Wiesbaden, Germany @ Schlachthof Wiesbaden
October 12 - Paris, France @ La Mécanique Ondulatoire
October 13 - Brighton, UK @ The Green Door ...more

Too Close To Touch's "Crooked Smile" 8 replies

Too Close To Touch have officially released their second single, entitled 'Crooked Smile", off their upcoming album I Haven't Been Myself. The album is currently scheduled to be released on September 23rd.

Listen here:

Slipknot to perform Iowa album by anarchistf
New Meshuggah song by chug73
Clipping. release new music by Flugmorph
Dear Hunter Drop Third Single by hesperus
New Of Mice and Men Video by sempiturtl
Sum 41 declare War by Storm In A
Darkthrone Stream New Track by SpiritCrus
New In Flames single, album by Pebster49
Candiria return with Mereya by FearThyEvi
New Opeth Song by Flugmorph
Every Time I Die Love C++ by SitruK6
Moby announces festival/new song by KevinKC
New Planes Mistaken for Stars by Spec
Brand new Brand New Single by makeshiftl
New Metallica song and album by makeshiftl
New Placebo song by doomjitsu
Prophets of Rage drop EP by owen
New DGD Track by BlueSwan
New The Dillinger Escape Plan track by JAV

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