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Wednesday, August 20th

Travis Scott releases new EP for free 0 replies

It’s been over a year since Travis Scott released his last EP, Owl Pharaoh, but he
brought the wait for new music to an end this week with the free Days Before Rodeo.

The EP offers 12 new tracks from the 22-year-old rapper. It features production from Metro
Boomin, DJ Dahi and Lex Luger, and features from T.I., Rich Homie Quan, Young Thug, Migos
and rock band the 1975.



Breaking Benjamin announce new lineup 4 replies

After a 5 year hiatus, alternative rock band Breaking Benjamin have just announced their newest members after drummer Chad Szeliga left to pursue a career with Black Label Society and Aaron Fink and Mark Klepaski were fired.

The new members includes former Red guitarist Jasen Rauch, former Adelitas Way member Keith Wallen as lead guitarist and backing vocalist, Aaron Bruch on bass, and former member for Picture Me Broken Shaun Foist on drums.

However, it is unsure whether or not a new record is currently being worked on at the moment, but further details are expected to come within the year.

Solstafir stream new album 0 replies

Noisey have begun streaming the new album by Icelandic metal band Solstafir. The new album, Otta is the group's fifth full-length album and is to be released physically on September 2.

The album can currently be pre-ordered through Season of Mist. An interview with the band
and a stream of the new album can be found at the link below:

For purchases in North America:

For international purchases:

Tuesday, August 19th

Amia Venera Landscape new music 43 replies

Eccentric Italian post hardcore/metal band, Amia Venera Landscape, have posted three simple words to their Facebook page today: Tomorrow. New Music.

This would be their first new music since their debut album, The Long Procession, was released in late 2010.

New Manes EP 1 replies

Former Norwegian black metal turned trip-hop turned alternative rock band Manes have released a new EP, entitled Vntrve. It's their first new release in 7 years and features two tracks.

The two track EP can be heard on Youtube:


The Body need a new van 2 replies

The Body have set up an Indiegogo to raise money for a new van. Some of the rewards include stickers, CD’s, t-shirts, test presses, and private shows.

Take a look and help them out!

Gerard Way releases new music video 12 replies

Gerard Way has released a music video for the song 'No Show', which is taken from his upcoming debut solo album, Hesitant Alien.

The album is available for pre-order and is set to release on 9.30.14.


Kelela & Le1f collab on new track 2 replies

L.A.-based singer Kelela has released 'OICU', a collaborative track with New York rapper Le1f. Produced by LA-based Night Slugs and Fade to Mind affiliate P. Morris, the ghostly, bass-heavy track sees the singer build upon the dark, futuristic sound she exhibited on last year's well-received mixtape, Cut 4 Me.

Kelela is currently working on her debut album (scheduled for a Spring release).

Follow the link below to listen to the song:

Texas Hippie Coalition ride on 6 replies

US Southern metal act Texas Hippie Coalition will return this fall with a new album, Ride On. This 4th effort from the band will be released on October 7 through Carved Records.

Until then, check out the cover, tracklist and listen to the first single, 'Monster In Me', at the following link:

New Death From Above 1979 song 13 replies

The Canadian two-piece noise-rock dance-punk funky monkeys Death From Above 1979 have unleashed another song from their upcoming second LP, The Physical World, entitled 'Government Trash'. Listen below:


The Physical World comes out September 9th, 2014.

Royal Blood stream debut album 24 replies

The UK duo Royal Blood are streaming their self titled debut album via iTunes. The album counts a total of 10 tracks, including the singles 'Out of the Black' and 'Little Monster'.

You can stream the album here:

Interpol debut new single 16 replies

NYC post punk band Interpol have released a new track from their upcoming album, El Pintor, entitled 'Ancient Ways'.

El Pintor is currently scheduled for a September 9th release.


Nickelback return with new song 94 replies

As reported exclusively via, Nickelback have joined Republic Records and is set to release a new studio album this fall.

The album's leading single, 'Edge of a Revolution', is available on iTunes starting today, August 19th.

You can check out the new song here:

Hostage Calm release new single 2 replies

Connecticut rocker's Hostage Calm have released the second single from their forthcoming effort Die On Stage, entitled 'A Thousand Miles Away From Here'.

The song can be heard below:


Maryland Deathfest XIII lineup 61 replies

The final lineup for the 13th incarnation of the Maryland Deathfest, a huge 3-day extreme metal festival in Baltimore, has been released. The festival will take place May 21-24th, 2015.

Notable acts include Sodom, Neurosis, Amorphis, Obituary, Napalm Death, Bloodbath, Primordial, and Demilich.

Check out the full lineup here:

Taylor Swift releases new single 54 replies

Country pop singer Taylor Swift has announced the release of a new album, entitled
1989, which is apparently said to be inspired by late 80s pop music.

Watch the video for the lead single, 'Shake It Off', here:


Monday, August 18th

As Blood Runs Black surprise 20 replies

As Blood Runs Black surprised fans today by posting a new track entitled 'Insomniac', off of their upcoming LP Ground Zero.

The track comes off the heels of an announcement last week in which the band claimed to have broken up. The video, which was posted to the band's Facebook page earlier today, seemed to be an official explanation of the band's state; however when fans went to watch the video they were greeted with the new track.

As of this posting there is no word on when Ground Zero will be released or if it really does spell the end for the band.

Check out the video below:


New Ne Obliviscaris release 35 replies

Australian progressive-metal band Ne Obliviscaris revealed via Facebook that their new album, Citadel, is set for release on November 7 (AUS)/11th (US) through Season of Mist. The band seems very happy with the final result, having stated that "Citadel is everything we ever envisioned this band could one day become".

To take a look at the original post, follow this link:

Whitechapel US headliner 6 replies

Popular deathcore outfit Whitechapel have announced that they will be embarking on a US headlining tour in support of their album Our Endless War which came out earlier this year.

The band will be bringing along Upon a Burning Body and Glasscloud to open up on the tour. While tickets are still unavailable for purchase the band did provide the list of dates for the tour which will span twenty-seven cities throughout October and November.

Check out the dates below:

10/10 Louisville, KY @ Expo Five
10/11 Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
10/12 Nashville, TN @ Cannery Ballroom
10/13 Birmingham, AL @ Zydeco
10/14 Orlando, FL @ Backbooth
10/15 Ft. Lauderdale, Culture Room
10/16 Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
10/18 Houston, TX @ Scout Bar
10/19 San Antonio, TX @ Backstage Live
10/20 Dallas, TX @ The Door
10/21 Odessa, TX @ Club Patron
10/23 Mesa, AZ @ The Nile
10/24 Las Vegas, ...more

Aphex Twin announces new album 34 replies

Electronic artist Aphex Twin has announced his new album, titled SYRO through a TOR only website link via his twitter account. The website, which contains what appears to be the new album cover along with a tracklist and an album title was shared through a link via his twitter account.

The website can be found through this link:

The tracklist is as follows:

1. minipops 07 (Source Field Mix)
2. XMAS_EVE10 (Thanaton 3 Mix)
3. produk 29
4. 4 bit 9d api+e+6
5. l80db_
6. CIRCLONT6A (Syrobonkus Mix)
7. fz pseudotimestretch+e+3
8. CIRCLONT14 (Shrysoming Mix)
9. syro u473t8+e (Piezoluminescence Mix)
10. PAPAT4 (Pineal Mix)
11. s950tx16wasr10 (Earth Portal Mix)
12. aisatsana

Zola Jesus premieres new material 3 replies

Zola Jesus has posted the first single from her upcoming album Taiga, the booty friendly track,'Dangerous Days'.

Warning: This song causes uncontrollable hip shaking.


New Hail The Sun song 12 replies

Hail The Sun have released thr second track from their upcoming album Wake which will be out on September 23rd.

Listen to 'Human Target Practice' below:


Glenn Danzig covers Elvis 9 replies

Glenn Danzig of Misfits fame is releasing an Elvis cover EP, set to be released in 2015. Danzig's last album, Death Red Sabaoth, came out in 2010.

Danzig writes: "So strange how things happen.Working in studio all this week on ”Danzig sings Elvis” ep & tonight is anniversary of day Elvis died"

Trey Gunn launches Kickstarter campaign 0 replies

Trey Gunn is launching a crowdfunding campaign to fund a score book.

From Trey's blog: "I have just launched an Indiegogo campaign to get funds together to produce a score book of my compositions. Full scores with tabs in both 4ths and 5ths versions of the tuning. Including a very special version of King Crimson's "The ConstruKction of Light." This has been in the back of my mind for many, many years; and now, it is finally coming to birth".

Gunn is being assisted by transcriber/engraver Gabriel Riccio of The Gabriel Construct. The perks for contributing include a new, unreleased Trey Gunn album, the score book itself (autographed physical and PDF), autographed copies of CDs from his back catalogue, a transcription of your choosing, a coaching session with Trey.

Check out the campaign here:

Dr. Manhattan Jam Dreams vinyl 0 replies

Dr. Manhattan from Wacaonda, IL, will be re-issuing their sophomore LP Jam Dreams on
vinyl via MI-based indie label Have Fun Records. The album features 12 groovy tracks from
the party-punk band co-produced alongside Saves the Day's Chris Conley.

Along with being re-issued, the vinyl release of Jam Dreams features an entirely artwork and layout supplied by independent artist, T. Hans. Every purchase of the album comes with a digital download code packaged with the record that features brand new B-side tracks and
remixes from their discography.

Pre-orders available here:

Opeth stream Pale Communion 43 replies

With the official release of their 11th studio album Pale Communion just one week away, Opeth have released an official stream of the album. The stream can be found below:

KISS music banned from Triple M radio 177 replies

Gene Simmons, iconic co-founder of american hard rock band KISS, had some controversial
statements lately about suicidal people. Simmons told Songfacts that he doesn't
have any respect or sympathy for drug addicts and alcoholics. "I don't get along with
anybody who's a drug addict, has a dark cloud over his head and sees himself as a victim.
Drug addicts and alcoholics are always saying 'The world's a harsh place'. My mother was
in a concentration camp in Nazi Germany. I don't want to hear sh*t about how 'the world's
a harsh place'. She gets up every day, smells the roses and loves life. And for a 20 year
old kid to say 'I'm depressed, I'm from Seattle', well f*ck you, just kill yourself. I
just can never understand, because I call them on their bluff. I'm the guy who says
'Jump!' when there's a guy on top of a building who says, 'That's it, I can't take it, I'm going to jump.' Are you kidding? Why are you ann ...more

Amplifier go 8-bit 9 replies

British progressive/hard rock band Amplifier have released a second teaser track from their upcoming 5th album Mystoria. The track is the opener 'Magic Carpet' with a twist - it's in 8 bit.
View the track below:

Stream The Bug's latest LP 1 replies

London-based artist The Bug (a.k.a. Kevin Martin) has put up his new album, Angels and Devils, for
streaming on FACTMag. The album, Martin's first album as The Bug in six years,
Angels and Devils continues right where he left off with generous helpings of grimy, punishing bass.

Read more and stream the album here:

New Dream On, Dreamer single 8 replies

Australian post hardcore band Dream On, Dreamer have released a video for the first single
from their upcoming album, which currently has no release date or title.

The single, 'Darkness Brought Me Here' can be heard here:


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