St. Louis metalcore outfit Hollow Heart has released their debut single, Spitting Image, as
well as a music video to go along with the track. The single/video was released through Red
Cord Records, in preparation for the release of their debut record "The Separation",
expected in spring 2014.
Killer Be Killed, the supergroup featuring Max Cavalera (Soulfly), Troy Sanders (Mastodon),
Greg Pucciatto (The Dillinger Escape Plan) and Dave Elitch (ex-The Mars Volta) unveiled two
new songs: "Wings of Feather and Wax" and "Face Down".
You can check them below. Their self-titled album will be released may 9th via Nuclear
Symphonic metal band Epica reveal a single song from their upcoming album ''The Quantum Enigma'', titled ''The Essence Of Silence''.
The song can be found and downloaded from iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, Deezer and other programs.
''The Quantum Enigma'' will be available on May 2nd (EU), May 5th (UK) and May 13th (USA).
If you want to download the song, here is the band's official page with links to iTunes and Amazon mp3: http://www.epica.nl/news/591-the-essence-of-silence-released
Front-man of Ohio rockers Hawthorne Heights - J.T. Woodruff, is releasing his third full length solo album, titled Field Medicine, on InVogue Records. The album is set for release on March 18, 2014 preceding Hawthorne Heights' European leg of The Silence In Black And White ten-year anniversary tour.
Woodruff commented the release on ap.net:
"I'm excited to be releasing my latest solo effort on InVogue, because Nick and I share a lot of the same values, and are trapped by these same cornfields, the midwest is a great place to live, but it's the best place to dream. Being totally surrounded by rows of corn and an entirely flat land can drive you a little crazy, and inspire you to create a new world inside your mind, which is what I hope these songs can do for those who listen."
He continued, "I tried to make everything sound as honest as possible, because sometimes it seems that musical production is hiding the mistakes that make song ...more
Long running new yorker death metal figure heads, Incantation, have just announced the replacement of their nigh-7 year long guitarist Alex Bouks, who left in March 12 for unclear reasons; At the same time, the band also announced the release of a new album coming up in May, yet to be named.
The replacement will be Sonny Lombardozzi, who had in the past played guitar with the band during the "Blasphemy" era, and will be filling in for Bouks in future touring. Details about the new album, such as whether or not Lombardozzi will contribute to it at all outside of live shows, is still unknown.
Led Zeppelin have announced that they will be reissuing their first three albums. The
reissues of Led Zeppelin, Led Zeppelin II, and Led Zeppelin III will include a
remastered version of the album as well as a bonus disk. Included in the bonus disc will be
live and unreleased tracks from around the time each album was released.
Formats in which the albums will be made available will include singe/two-disc deluxe
edition CDs, single 180-gram vinyl LP/deluxe edition vinyl, and digital download. About the
reissues, guitarist and producer Jimmy Page has stated, "The material on the companion discs
presents a portal to the time of the recording of Led Zeppelin. It is a selection of work in
progress with rough mixes, backing tracks, alternate versions and new material recorded at
the time." The reissues will be available on June 3rd, 2014.
Track lists for each bonus disk have also been ann ...more
Post-Hardcore band "Memphis May Fire" have released the next single off of their upcoming fourth studio album. "Unconditional" will be released on March 25th and the song is called "Beneath the Skin."
Italian death metal band Hour Of Penance have released a new song, Resurgence Of The Empire, which will feature on their upcoming album sixth album Regicide.
Watch the lyric video for the song below:
Heavy Psych Sounds Records has announced a "Volume One" split album between four recognized
modern stoner-rock bands - Naam, White Hills, Black Rainbows and The Flying Eyes.
The record will be printed in double, gatefold 12"in vinyl with artwork by Solomacello and
will be presented at Desert Fests Berlin and London on April 24/25/26/27 2014.
Pre-sale April 1st with release date on 05/05/2014.
Details have emerged surrounding Steve Klein's recent dismissal from New Found Glory.
On December 12, 2013, the same day his departure from NFG was announced on Facebook, Steve Klein was arraigned in the San Luis Obispo Superior Court on multiple felony charges:
two counts of lewd conduct with a minor under the age of 14, three counts of lewd conduct with a minor 14 or 15, one count of intent to commit lewd act with a minor, and one count of possession of child pornography
In response to this information making its way around punk-rock websites, Klein's attorney released the following statement to absolutepunk:
It is a difficult challenge to defend oneself in the media when there is a pending criminal case. This is because people are quick to assume that if a person is charged with a crime, they are also guilty as charged. And it is especially difficult because criminal defense attorneys ...more
Polish tech death metal outfit Decapitated have recently begun work for a new album, with a tentative release date in September 2014. The as yet untitled album will be released through Nuclear Blast Records.
In other news, Continental Concerts & Management will be managing the band's promotional and live concert activities from now on, as a contract was inked between both parties. Decapitated also went through line up changes with Michal Lysejko undertaking drumming duties.
Guitarist and band mastermind Waclaw "Vogg" Kieltyka commented on the band's current status as follows:
All you know that we've been quite busy lately. We had some personnel changes in the band and also we did I guess the best tours we had; with Meshuggah, Lamb of God and Children of Bodom. First of all, we want to introduce you our new drummer Michal Lysejko. Some of you had a chance to meet him already during tour with LAMB OF GOD this January. more
The Finnish lords of Sithis worship known as Sargeist have produced two new bestial
incantations called "The Shunned Angel" and "Feeding the Crawling Shadows ." The spectral
pieces are featured on their upcoming black void of a full-length called "Feeding the
Crawling Shadow." It is their first new album in 4 years and is scheduled for a late March
Rapper, actress, and audiobook publisher Jean Grae is immortalized in the comic book world in an upcoming issue of Marvel's Deadpool. Grae's emcee name is an blatant homage to everybody's favourite telepathic X-Man, Jean Gray. In Deadpool #25 the 'Merc with the Mouth' causes Grae to tumble off her bike, resulting in a quick hook to the jaw.
You can find Grae's action packed cameo in stores in May within the pages of Deadpool vol. 4 #25 and look for her latest album Cake or Death later this year.
Read the full article here: http://thesource.com/2014/03/12/jean-grae-fights-deadpool-in-new-comic-book/
The beef between Soulja Boy and Lil B has officially ended!
Soulja and Lil B have hooked up yet again for another classic song, 'Make It Work (Remix)'.
The song is expected to appear on Lil B's upcoming mixtape, Hoop Life along with the
already classic, 'Fuck KD'.
Pennsylvanian emo outfit Brightside has released a new single, entitled 'Jetpacks'. It will
be featured on their second LP, Now and Loud, which will be released some time this
summer through Broken World Media.
Head on over here to check the song out:
The Real Screamo blog released their new charity compilation where 100% of the proceeds
donated goes toward the RAINN; a wonderful program that carries out programs to prevent
sexual assault, help victims, and ensures that rapists are brought to justice.
It features bands like State Faults, The Saddest Landscape, Barrow, Iselia, Gillian Carter,
We Came Out Like Tigers, and many more.
You can view the entire tracklist and stream/download the compilation here:
Electronica/Glitch-hop project Haywyre releases his new song "Premutate," a collaborative piece with fellow artist Zeros. This release is part of the promotion of the first part of his upcoming concept album series, "Two Fold." Part 1 is set to be released on March 31, and pre-orders are available now on iTunes.