Canadian electropop artist Lights has released the music video for her latest single "Savage". The track is taken from her upcoming fourth album "Skin & Earth" which is set to be released on September 22nd.
Lights will be touring from September 22nd until October 22nd as support for American rock band PVRIS on their North American Tour supprting their upcoming album "All We Know of Heaven, All We Need of Hell".
09.22.2017 Los Angeles, California - The Novo
09.25.2017 San Diego, California - SOMA
09.26.2017 Phoenix, Arizona - The Van Buren
09.29.2017 Dallas, Texas - Bomb Factory
09.30.2017 Austin, Texas - Emo's
10.01.2017 Houston, Texas - Warehouse Live
10.03.2017 Tampa, Florida - The Ritz YBOR
10.04.2017 Orlando, Florida - Hard Rock Live
10.06.2017 N ...more
Pop punk powerhouses, Neck Deep, have a new album releasing on the 18th of August. After 3 singles, the band decided to hype up the album even more with what seems to be an outlier of a song. The track, titled In Bloom, features a more toned back sound from the band paired with an aesthetically music video to match.
The Peace and the Panic will be Neck Deep's 3rd full length and will be out this Friday, August 18th, on Hopeless records.
Post-rock/ambient duo, Hammock have announced the release of their 8th studio album, called Mysterium. Due out on August 25, the LP was composed as a memorial to Clark Kern, a son-like figure to Hammock co-founder Marc Byrd who died in 2016 from the tumor strain NF2.
The band revealed three songs with accompanying music video. They can be listened to/viewed below:
'Things of Beauty Burn'
This Is Not Enough (Epilogue)
Pre-orders, artwork and tracklisting available at the following link: http://shop.hammockmusic.com/album/mysterium
Following the brooding, synth-heavy 'Doomed,' soul/folk crooner Moses Sumney has released 'Quarrel,' the second single off of his upcoming debut 'Aromanticism'. 'Quarrel' is slow and brooding, colored with delicate strings, vocal harmonies, and a Thundercat bass feature. 'Aromanticism' is set to be released on September 22 through Jagjaguwar. You can hear the track below:
Ex-Crystal Castles frontwoman Alice Glass has dropped another new single, as of yet unconfirmed to be a part of a studio album or just another standalone single. The song, "Without Love" is her first new material since "Stillbirth" back in 2015. She is also embarking on a tour of North America with Marilyn Manson, starting in September.
You can watch her new video below:
Alternative Rock/Post hardcore band Circa Survive have released a new song entitled 'Rites of Investiture'. This is the second single released from their upcoming album 'The Amulet' which will be released September 22. on Hopeless Records. Listen to the track below.
At midnight this morning, the revered post-hardcore outfit mewithoutYou announced an American tour. The tour is taking place in celebration of the 15th anniversary of A to B: Life, the band's debut record. According to a Facebook post made by the band, the album will be played front to back at all 32 shows.
Accompanying mewithoutYou will be Pianos Become the Teeth, and, on occasion, Strawberry Girls and Slow Mass.
Tour dates, ticket pre-orders and additional information is available on the group's Facebook page and official website.
New Orleans-based synth rock band MuteMath have announced the sudden departure of drummer Darren King. In a statement written on the band's Facebook page, vocalist Paul Meany wrote,
"This is not easy, but I have to announce today that Darren King has decided to leave the band and as of now, will no longer be performing with Mutemath. I cannot believe what I am typing, but it is reality. I can promise you that we've worked relentlessly at trying to find a solution for an unbelievably challenging situation, but for now, I can only ask that everyone please give us the benefit of the doubt."
In King's place, the band has recruited David Hutchinson of the now-defunct band Earthsuit (which also featured Meany) to play the remaining dates of their US/Euro tour. In addition, their upcoming album Play Dead is still set to be released on Sept. 8th of this year.
Post-industrial/noisecore duo Street Sects have announced a follow-up to 2016's End Position. Rat Jacket is due out October 6th on The Flenser. Check out the video for the new single, "Blacken the Other Eye":
Rat Jacket is expected to be less chaotic by comparison, veering more towards "blacklit post-punk."
Street Sects are slated for tour dates with industrial hip-hop vanguards Dälek in October:
October 2 Richmond, VA @ Strange Matter
October 3 Fayetteville, NC @ Drunk Horse
October 4 Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
October 5 New Orleans, LA @ Siberia
October 6 Dallas, TX @ Curtain Club
October 7 Houston, TX @ Walter’s
October 10 Albuquerque, NM @ Launchpad
October 11 Tempe, AZ @ The Underground
October 12 Las Vegas, NV @ Beauty Bar
Prior to their upcoming LP, Do or Die, Burn have released a new track, titled "Dead Identity".
The new album, a "high-speed medley of infectious melody, hook-laden groove, and raw hardcore emotion," was engineered by Kurt Ballou and mastered by Howie Weinberg. It's due for a September 8th release (on Deathwish), and the tracklist is as follows:
2. Ill Together
5. Dead Identity
6. Do or Die
7. Last Great Sea
8. New Morality
9. Unfuck Yourself
10. Climb Out
Gore metal icons, Exhumed, have released the first single from their upcoming album. The single is titled "Defenders of the Grave". This album, entitled Death Revenge, will be Exhumed's sixth record on Relapse Records, and will be released on October 13th of this year.
Stream the single:
The Dillinger Escape Plan have announced via Facebook that their final show will take place on December 29th at Terminal 5 in New York City. The show also includes support from Code Orange and Daughters. Tickets go on sale this Friday. More information and ticket links can be found through their Facebook below.
It was only last year Wes Borland released his first, full named, solo record, titled: Crystal Machete; a soundtrack to an imaginary 80's film. But he's recently announced on Twitter and Instagram that he's began work on a sequel to said album.
More details will be announced in due course. The original post can be found here:
British extreme metallers Cradle of Filth have offered another preview of their upcoming album Cryprotiana - The Seductiveness of Decay with a lyric video for the track "You Will Know the Lion By His Claw". With the album not due out until September 22 via Nuclear Blast, it gives fans another glimpse of what the album will sound like while they wait for more tracks to become available.
Listen to the track below:
Upcoming powerviolence supergroup END, with vocalist Brendon Murphy of Counterparts, Will Putney of Fit For An Autopsy, Gregory Thomas of Misery Signals, Andrew McEaney of Structures, and Jay Pepito of Blacklisted released their debut single on Friday. The song entitled "USURPER" is a significantly more powerviolence and chaotic hardcore based venture compared to all members' main projects, seemingly inspired by bands like Cult Leader and NAILS. There has yet to be a statement on any full length released but you can stream the single from the band's YouTube here:
In tandem with their Singles series, which features the release of a new track weekly for a whole year, Adult Swim has started another singles series, The Missing Notebook Rhymes, with infamous MC MF DOOM. Starting today, a song featuring DOOM, whether he is the main artist or featuring on tracks by other artists, will be released once a week for 15 weeks. Some of these tracks are to be featured on upcoming releases, though information on which releases has not been fully disclosed.
The first track in the series, "Negus", is a DOOM-featuring track from Sean Price. It will be featured on his upcoming posthumous record, Imperious Rex, which is planned for an August 8 release date.
Listen to "Negus" here, and expect more material to come very soon:
Norwegian progressive black metallers Enslaved have revealed the artwork and track list for their new album "E", out October 13th on Nuclear Blast Records. The album is over an hour of "an unprecedented mix of prog, extreme metal and shoegaze on 8 tracks" and marks the debut of new keyboardist/clean vocalist Håkon Vinje (of Norwegian proggers Seven Impale) after the departure of longtime member Herbrand Larsen.
The album will feature guest appearances from flutist Daniel Mage, jazz saxophonist Kjetil Møster, and Einar Selvik (Wardruna). The album art is once again an original piece by Enslaved collaborator Truls Espedal, who has provided the artwork for every Enslaved LP since 2001's Monumension.
1. Storm Son 10:54
2. The River's Mouth 05:12
3. Sacred Horse 08:12
4. Axis of the Worlds 07:49
5. Feathers of Eolhn 08:06
6. Hiindsiight 09:32
Funeral doom metal band Bell Witch have announced their new record, their follow up to 2015's Four Phantoms.
The album is entitled Mirror Reaper and will be released on October 20th through Profound Lore Records. It will consist of only one song, 83 minutes in length. The album will feature the recorded debut of new drummer Jesse Shreibman as well as "honorary member" Erik Moggridge, who provided guest vocals on Four Phantoms track "Suffocation, A Drowning: II - Somniloquy (The Distance Of Forever)."
The album also features a little tribute to late drummer Adrian Guerra, as the band revealed in a statement:
“During the writing process we were devastated by the loss of our dear friend and former drummer, Adrian Guerra. In love and respect to his memory, we reserved an important yet brief section in the song for him that features unused vocal tracks from our last album. This specific movement serves as a conceptual turn i ...more
Avenged Sevenfold have, once again, released another song in their post-release experiment for their most recent album, "The Stage." The cover of Del Shannon's "Runaway" features Vandals guitarist Warren Fitzgerald and A7X rhythm guitarist Zacky Vengeance on vocals.
British R&B artist Jessie Ware has released a new single, called "Midnight", along with its' accompanying music video. The song is expected to be featured on her as-of-yet untitled follow-up to 2014's Tough Love, due later on this year.