Australian Progressive Death-Metal band Eritherium have dropped a new track entitled "Veiled", which is claimed to be the opening track for their forthcoming album set to be released on July 11th, 2016.
"Veiled" is probably the shortest track so far for Eritherium, clocking at 2 minutes 46 seconds in length.
American alt. metal band Nonpoint have released a brand new song, accompanied with a lyric video called "Generation Idiot". It is the first single from The Poison Red, their upcoming album which will be released on July 8th via Spinefarm Records.
Swans have released 'When Will I Return?', a single off of their upcoming album entitled The Glowing Man.
The song is peculiarly short for this configuration of the band, clocking in at just 5 minutes and 27 seconds. This is especially true when considering the album is being released as a 3LP with just 8 songs.
The track is also available on all streaming services.
The Glowing Man is set to be released on June 17, 2016. Swans will be touring this summer in support of the album, kicking off on July 6th in Philadelphia. Dates can be found at the following link: http://younggodrecords.com/blogs/tours/13202121-swans-tour-dates
Experimental rock supergroup Gone Is Gone has now officially revealed their very first singles, 'Violescent' and 'Starlight'. The songs come from their upcoming self-titled EP, which is scheduled to be released on July 8th via Rise Records/Black Dune Records.
The supergroup consists of Troy Sanders (Mastodon), Troy Van Leeuwen (Queens of the Stone Age), and Tony Hajjar (At The Drive-In).
Gloriously enigmatic trap Jehovah Gucci Mane has been released from prison 4 months ahead of his originally planned September release. Though no official reason for the early release has been given, it is most likely attributed to a combination of good behavior and the severe global depression over his recently slacking mixtape output, having dropped down to a mere 3 releases in 2016 instead of his usual 600.
Gucci Mane's first two tweets since freedom were pictures of song lyrics. 1017 Records later confirmed on twitter that "Gucci Free," the rapper's 103rd mixtape, is set to release May 27th. It was recorded entirely on the 26th.
Gucci Mane, real name Gucci Mane, was originally arrested in September 2013 for doing normal Gucci Mane shit like waving guns at cops and having pockets full of weed. No stranger to prison, this was Mane's 6th trip to the big house and his 22nd arrest overall. His past troubles include completing only 4% of his probat ...more
Post-Hardcore/alternative rock band Night Verses have announced their new album, "Into The Vanishing Light", through Equal Vision, which is due out on July 8th.
The first single from the album is called "A Dialogue in Cataplexy", and can be streamed at http://bit.ly/1TGD0Sg.
The album features 11 tracks and the track listing can be found below.
1. The Future As History: I Love You Dead
2. Connecting Hexes
4. A Dialogue In Cataplexy
6. Faceless Youth
7. Panic and Pull Your Heart Out
8. Growing Out of Orbit
9. Blue Shades of the Sun
10. Strange Graves
11. Phoenix III: Into The Vanishing Light.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers have premiered the title track off their upcoming record, The Getaway, out on June 17. This is one of the songs on the record that tells about "a two year relationship that fell apart like a nuclear bomb" and is reportedly Kiedis' favorite.
New York indie rockers The Strokes have released Future Present Past for streaming today exclusively via Spotify ahead of its official release date on June 3rd. The new 3-song EP is the first Strokes release since signing to Cult Records, the independent label founded in 2009 by frontman Julian Casablancas. It was made official today on social media following Casablancas' announcement of the release on his new Sirius XM radio show.
The tracklist includes 3 all new songs entitled 'Drag Queen', 'Oblivious', and 'Threat of Joy', along with a remix of 'Oblivious'. It is available for pre-order now on the Cult Records website as part of a variety of merch packages in both vinyl and digital download formats.
A link to the the Spotify stream as well as the pre-order bundles can be found on the landing page of Cult Records' official website, http://www.cultrecords.com/.
EDIT: a stream of the single 'Oblivious' can be found here for you un- ...more
New Jersey Alt/Jazz/Ska/Prog/Whatever Septet Thank You Scientist have released a new track, "Blue Automatic"
Thank You Scientist, signed to Claudio Sanchez (of Coheed and Cambria fame)'s record label, Evil Ink Records, will be releasing their sophomore album Stranger Heads Prevail on July 29th. They have released the first song from the album, titled "Blue Automatic."
This will be the first album by Thank You Scientist to be released on Evil Ink Records.
You can check the song out here: http://substreammagazine.com/2016/05/thank-you-scientist-blue-automatic-premiere/
Progressive Metal artists Fates Warning have released an album teaser for their upcoming release, Theories of Flight. Theories of Flight will be released through Inside Out Music on July 1st, 2016.
Fates Warning vocalist Ray Alder checked in to comment about Theories Of Flight as follows:
"We began writing the music for "Theories" while we were still touring for "Darkness"... I believe that the anticipation to write another record was due to the fact that we were once again touring and playing new material after nine years of playing the same songs. It was exciting to be on stage again and we looked forward to getting back in the studio. I also believe that our fans were happy to finally having something new to listen to..
I/we are very happy with the way that "Theories" turned out. Jim and I collaborated practically every day on the new album for over a year until we actually went into the studio.. ...more
California post-hardcore outfit Hail the Sun have released a new song, entitled 'Words of Gratitude (Parents)'. The song is off their upcoming LP, 'Culture Scars', and follows their previous single 'Burn Nice and Slow (The Formative Years)'.
The single can be viewed below:
'Culture Scars' is slated for release on June 17th. Pre-orders are available via http://hailthesun.merchnow.com/
England-based Deathcore outfit Infant Annihilator posted a teaser on their Facebook page for a new album coming in 2016. Titled "The Egg", the brief video stated that the band were returning with a new singer and had the text "The Elysian Grandeval Galeriarch" in the background.
Manowar have announced their farewell tour in a statement on their website. Dubbed The Final Battle, the tour will begin in Germany and is intended to go "even bigger and beyond anything we have ever done; something that will fulfill every Manowarrior’s dreams."
Manowar were also reportedly working on a new album for release in 2016, but no recent news about it has surfaced.
Read the full statement on the final tour here: http://manowar.com/message-to-all-manowarriors-nachricht-an-alle-manowarrior/
Djent act Periphery have released a new single called 'The Price is Wrong' in anticipation of their new album Periphery III: Select Difficulty. The single can be found by typing in the band and track name on YouTube. It is the first video on the results page.
OR, I DUNNO, YOU COULD HAVE JUST LINKED THE VIDEO LIKE A NORMAL PERSON
TTNG (previously This Town Needs Guns) will release their new full length album Disappointment Island on July 8th, 2016.
1. Coconut Crab
2. A Chase of Sorts
3. Consoling Ghosts
4. In Praise of Idleness
5. Whatever, Whenever
6. Bliss Quest
7. There's no 'I' in Time
8. Destroy the Tabernacle!
9. Sponkulus Nodge
10. Empty Palms
Boston death/thrash metal band Revocation have released information regarding their upcoming sixth full-length album, titled Great Is Our Sin.
Released through Metal Blade Records and produced by Zeuss, like its predecessor, Deathless, the new LP is due out on July 22.
Great Is Our Sin will feature new drummer Ash Pearson, and a guest solo on “The Exaltation” by Marty Friedman.
Guitarist/vocalist David Davidson comments on the new album:
"The concept revolves around the folly of man throughout the ages. Some themes come from historical references that are hundreds of years old, yet sadly these themes are still very relevant today due to mankind's refusal to learn from the lessons history has taught us, time and time again"
Indie rock veterans Dinosaur Jr. have announced a release of their 11th studio album titled Give a Glimpse Of What Yer Not. Slated for an August 5th release, this will accompany their summer world tour. You can check out its cover art and read more here:
01 Goin' Down
03 Be A Part
04 I Told Everyone
05 Love Is...
06 Good To Know
07 I Walk For Miles
08 Lost All Day
09 Knocked Around
Gord Downie, lead singer of The Tragically Hip, recently disclosed that he has terminal brain cancer. Downie elaborated by saying that, although he was diagnosed in December 2015, plans for a summer tour are still a go.
Infamous electronic outfit The Avalanches have released a new video, entitled Since They Left Us. In this two minute teaser, the Australian group goes over the history of the making of the follow-up to their debut Since I Left You, which has reportedly been in the works since 2005. The video features appearances from Jennifer Herrema of Royal Trux, Ariel Pink, Danny Brown, and Father John Misty; Herrema, Pink and Brown have been reported to have worked with the Avalanches. Back in April 2016, The Avalanches announced their return to the music world with some festival performances.
Update: You can hear a snippet of a new Avalanches song titled "Subways" via hotline. This number was found on a poster located in London; the number is +44 800 098 8938. The U.S. number is (855)953-3597.
American post-hardcore/alternative rock band Thrice have released another new track ahead of the release of the new record 'To Be Everywhere Is To Be Nowhere' May 27 via Vagrant.
Check out 'Death From Above':
Hard rock/heavy metal band Volbeat out of Copenhagen, Denmark have released a lyric video on their official YouTube channel for the song "Seal The Deal", the third song unveiled so far from their upcoming album "Seal The Deal & Let's Boogie" due for release on June 3rd.