Industrial-electronic multi-instrumentalist Klayton has officially announced the upcoming fourth vocal-based studio album for his main project, Celldweller. The album, entitled Offworld, represents a drastic change of style for Celldweller, abandoning the familiar aggressive guitar and blast beat based sound in favor of a more emotional, ambient-shoegaze style. The album is currently scheduled to be released on July 28th.
2. How Little I Must Know
3. The Great Divide
4. Too Many Tears
5. Awakening with You
6. Mother's Arms
7. Into the Fall
9. Last Night on Earth
10. Own Little World (Offworld Reprise)
11. Awakening with You (Ulrich Schnauss Remix)
Dutch symphonic metal band Epica have now officially released an animated music video for their newest single, "The Solace System", off of their upcoming EP of the same title. The EP is scheduled to be released on September 1st.
1. The Solace System
2. Fight Your Demons
3. Architect Of Light
4. Wheel Of Destiny
5. Immortal Melancholy
6. Decoded Poetry
Progressive post-hardcore band Visitors have announced their new EP 'Vortices, A Foreword'. The EP consists of four new tracks and is set for release on July 21st. It will be released digitally as well as physically, both accompanied by a comic book titled Axis B, complimenting the theme of the record.
Along with the announcement the band have released a new track titled Mutineers, listen to it below.
Following controversial statements on Feminism and immigration by members of the band, Castle Face Records has decided to drop Dream Machine and donate all proceeds from their recent album to charity. Band members recently did an interview in which they criticized Third-Wave Feminism and praised Trump's ban on Migrants and Illegal Immigrants, statements that have since divided their fanbase.
TesseracT have released the single "Smile" from their currently untitled fourth album.
Bassist Amos Williams explains: "We chose this track as although it is part of a greater theme, and is in fact towards the end of a story arc, it stands alone very well. We have a solid idea of where we would like to take this track on the next album as it is in no way finished. It is merely one step in a journey."
Their fourth album has no scheduled release date and is still in the process of being finished but it has been confirmed to be a concept album.
American punk rock band Captain, We're Sinking has played 4 songs ('Canonless', 'Hunting Trip', 'Books', 'Crow (Little Wounds)') off of their latest record The King of No Man, which comes out today, at XPN studio. Check out the article which contains the videos of all the performances below:
Dance punk band LCD Soundsystem have revealed that their new album, titled American Dream, will be released September 1st this year.
The tracklist is as follows:
1. "Oh Baby"
2. "Other Voices"
3. "I Used To"
4. "Change Yr Mind"
5. "How Do You Sleep?"
7. "Call the Police"
8. "American Dream"
9. "Emotional Haircut"
10. "Black Screen"
They will also be touring the United States and Canada the following fall. Tour dates can be seen here:
The lead single was released back in May. Listen here in case you missed it:
Hot on the heels of "The Gold" comes the second single from Manchester Orchestra's upcoming full-length, A Black Mile to the Surface. "The Alien" arrived after a mysterious marketing campaign where fans could dial a number to hear snippets of the song or spoken lyrics, and comes with a surreal music video co-directed by the Daniels. Catch it here: http://www.npr.org/event/music/533831067/first-watch-manchester-orchestra-the-alien
A Black Mile to the Surface drops on July the 28th.
Less than two weeks after filing with the United States Patent Office, KISS vocalist Gene Simmons has abandoned his trademark application for the horns hand gesture.
In the original request, filed on June 9, Simmons described the sign as consisting "of a hand gesture with the index and small fingers extended upward and the thumb extended perpendicular [...] no other person, firm, corporation or association has the right to use said mark in commerce, either in the identical form or in such near resemblance."
Virginia Beach former pop punkers turned dream pop outfit Turnover have dropped a new single entitled "Super Natural" from the new album titled Good Nature that will drop on Run For Cover Records on August 25, 2017. This would be the bands' first release since 2015's well received Peripheral Vision that saw them shed a lot of their pop punk stylings for a more dream pop and emo oriented sound. From the new single, the band have seemed to take the next natural progression in heading toward an even more dream pop oriented sound, shedding off a lot of their emo influence as well.
You can stream the audio from Run For Cover's YouTube channel here:
American punk rock band Captain, We're Sinking are streaming their follow up to 2013's The Future is Cancelled, titled The King of No Man, on YouTube (link below). The band has previously released two singles, "Trying Year" and "Water."
The tracklist is as follows:
Don't Show Bill
The Future is Cancelled, Pt.2
Crow (Little Wounds)
Dance of Joy
The King of No Man
At age 42, Prodigy was found dead on the morning of June 20 in Las Vegas. Mobb Deep's publicist has made the following statement:
"It is with extreme sadness and disbelief that we confirm the death of our dear friend Albert Johnson, better known to millions of fans as Prodigy of legendary NY rap duo Mobb Deep. Prodigy was hospitalized a few days ago in Vegas after a Mobb Deep performance for complications caused by a sickle cell anemia crisis. As most of his fans know, Prodigy battled the disease since birth. The exact causes of death have yet to be determined. We would like to thank everyone for respecting the family’s privacy at this time."
Foo Fighters have announced their next album, Concrete And Gold, will be out on September 15th. It will feature the previously released single 'Run'. According to a press release, the album is the Foos setting out to make "Motorhead’s version of Sgt. Pepper."
Here's the tracklist:
03. Make It Right
04. The Sky Is A Neighborhood
05. La Dee Da
06. Dirty Water
08. Happy Ever After (Zero Hour)
09. Sunday Rain
10. The Line
11. Concrete and Gold
For more information, visit https://consequenceofsound.net/2017/06/foo-fighters-announce-new-album-concrete-and-gold-due-out-in-september/
New York Hip Hop legend Jay-Z is set to release 4:44 on June 30th. 4:44 will be Jay-Z's thirteenth studio album, his first since 2013's Magna Carta Holy Grail. June has been a busy month for Jay, with the album coming right on the heels of him being inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, as well as his wife giving birth to twins. The album will be released exclusively on Tidal.
Watch the album's trailer here: https://sprint.tidal.com/us
Sputnik-based rock band, 'Echo Tail', have just released details and the artwork for their new album, Et tu, Yūrei?, which will be out some time this summer. They have also released a new track, "Curse".
Et tu, Yūrei? is a departure from their previous album, "The Ancestry", with more prominent synths and drum machines but also keeping catchy riffs and traditional rock structure, as shown on the lead single.
Tracklist for Et tu, Yūrei?:
1. Spirit Me Away
5. The Meat Market
6. Pour Out Red
7. Post Mortem Depression
Moby once more teamed with Steve Cutts (who directed the animated music video for 'Are You Lost in the World Like Me?') to release another one for 'In this Cold Place', off his latest LP, More Fast Songs about the Apocalypse.
Billed as the first episode in a possible series, Cutts & Moby present a visual summary of the subjects addressed on the album. Watch it below:
Download the album for free here: http://mobyandthevoidpacificchoir.com/
Infamous UK post-punk band The Fall have announced a release for their new album New Facts Emerge on July 28. The album will be released through Cherry Red Records, most famous for recording the Dead Kennedys, the Blue Orchids, Destroy All Monsters and others. New Facts Emerge is the band's 32nd album.
For full track-list and pre-order details, check the band's official page:
The pop/rock band Coldplay released a new track this Thursday called "All I Can Think About Is You." This is the third track released from their upcoming EP, Kaleidescope, which will be coming out July 14. It features Coldplay returning to their dreamy rock roots.
The tracklist for Kaleidescope is as follows, featuring the previously released "Hypnotised" and "Something Just Like This":
1. All I Can Think About Is You
2. Miracles (Someone Special) (feat. Big Sean)
3. A L I E N S
4. Something Just Like This (feat. The Chainsmokers)
Canadian melodic hardcore act Counterparts have detailed their upcoming 5th LP, You Are Not You Anymore, and releasing a video for its first single "Bouquet." The album drops later this year, on September 22nd.
Album preorders and more information can be found at http://counterparts.merchnow.com/.
Avantgarde Music has made available for streaming and purchase the new album by USA black metal band Dzö-nga. With seven tracks and a run time of 43 minutes, The Sachem's Tales is the band's second LP (and first through the Italian label), following last year's Five Treasures of Snow.
The Sachem's Tales sees the band adding a second vocalist in Grushenka Ødegård, with session appearances by drummer Aaron Maloney (ex-This or the Apocalypse) and singer Lilith Astaroth (Sorrowseed). The album draws inspiration from Algonquin mythology and folklore, as well as H. W. Longfellow's epic poem The Song of Hiawatha.
1. Midewiwin Lodge 2:34
2. To the Great Salt Water 8:48
3. The Wolves Fell Quiet 7:22
4. Halle Ravine 4:04 (ft. Lilith Astaroth)
5. Against the Northern Wind 7:16
6. A Seventh Age of Fire 9:22
7. The Witching Meadow 3:25
Album stream/download: https://avantgardemusic.b ...more
Hands Like Houses have released a surprise new single in preparation for their run on this year's Vans Warped Tour. The song is titled "Drift" and is the first piece of new material from the band since their 2016 album, Dissonants. "Drift" continues the heavier, more accessible sound that was prominently featured on their latest record. The band have also signed with Hopeless Records, after their contract with former label Rise Records expired. There has been no announcement from the band regarding an upcoming full length record, so as of now "Drift" is a standalone single.
Check out the new song here:
US metalcore band The Plot In You have released a new single titled "Feel Nothing". This is their first release since their album "Happiness In Self-Destruction" dropped back in October of 2015, and as of right now this is a standalone single. With this also comes the news that they have left Stay Sick Recordings and signed with Fearless Records.