New Parkway Drive Song/Video
2012-09-11 by BroManCaptainGuySirDylan | 105 Comments

Byron Bay metalcore group Parkway Drive have released a video clip of their brand new song entitled 'Dark Days' which is taken from their upcoming fourth album, entitled 'Atlas'.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_7lpftvYDMA

'Atlas' is set for release on October 30th, via Epitaph records.

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J0ckstrapsFTW
September 11th 2012

3652 Comments


FUCK FUCK FUCK YES

JeetJeet
September 11th 2012

725 Comments


Sounds like a throw-away track off of Deep Blue. Still...not bad though.

MarkTheDead
September 11th 2012

650 Comments


I dig this.

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J0ckstrapsFTW
September 11th 2012

3652 Comments


That breakdown and solo m/

Titanman10
September 11th 2012

8 Comments


Gotta love those vocals

HitlerIsTheBest
September 11th 2012

1575 Comments


oh yay, another music video showing clips of pollution and shit. song was boring.

dixoncocks
September 11th 2012

2547 Comments


Thoroughly enjoyed

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JackSparrow
September 11th 2012

1686 Comments


Song is solid

DeathGrinder
September 11th 2012

152 Comments


Was ok

saucy
September 11th 2012

342 Comments


Slow parts were so boring. At least the production isn't as bad as Deep Blue.

RemedyForLove
September 11th 2012

10 Comments


song kinda dissapointed me.

pmmets07
September 11th 2012

5870 Comments


this song is sweet but i still don't understand how this band has written 4 albums and hardly changed their sound.

ManintheBox
September 11th 2012

867 Comments


oh yay, another music video showing clips of pollution and shit.[2] Song was good, will probably click with me the more I listen to it.

Hospital
September 11th 2012

2057 Comments


Although Deep Blue didn't hold my interest at all i'm still big fans of these dudes and i'm excited for the new material and this.

Will listen and post my opinion when I get home from work. The vocalist for this band is a machine

NorwichScene
September 11th 2012

1427 Comments


Same old

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MoosechriS
September 11th 2012

5007 Comments


They dont change and i dont care, albums gonna be awesome. Winston is a fucking beast

thepoisonx
September 11th 2012

24 Comments


This is good stuff, looking forward to their next album!

PurpleDino
September 11th 2012

3074 Comments


not grabbing but aight

Grizzlypyro
September 11th 2012

148 Comments


Good song, production sounds better than Deep Blue.

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RosaParks
September 11th 2012

14886 Comments


big step back up from deep blue, which was really bad. some unnecessary juns but still pretty good fuck it m/

sspedding
September 11th 2012

4758 Comments


much better than Deep Blue thankfully. McCall's vocals are incredible.

JackSparrow
September 11th 2012

1686 Comments


Winston fucking rules, drums are always above-par, and I love when the guitarists do the tapping. Works so well

YouthCat
September 11th 2012

261 Comments


Song was so boring. Cant believe you guys arent ripping it apart for being the same shit they've done for years.

J0ckstrapsFTW
September 11th 2012

3652 Comments


Ya mate this is pretty bitchin'

Sirob
September 11th 2012

2653 Comments


THERES BLOOOD IN THE WATER


band sucks

dedex
September 11th 2012

32 Comments


Fuck yeah.

Mickeymau5
September 11th 2012

1614 Comments


Never liked these guys besides KWAS

patman1001
September 11th 2012

1012 Comments


would love to see them play this live

Nikkolae
September 11th 2012

4846 Comments


i actually thought this was pretty average.

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AtomicWaste
Staff Reviewer
September 11th 2012

1991 Comments


This was pretty lame.

nononsense
September 11th 2012

3376 Comments


Those drum fills and the breakdown at the end were sick! Vocals and guitar solo as good as ever.

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KSK1
September 11th 2012

4081 Comments


Vocals rule but this is pretty average. Maybe a little above.

TooLateToGoBack
September 11th 2012

1763 Comments


Generic as usual.

Winston is a great vocalist, but everything else was so meh.

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LowFatYogurt
September 11th 2012

39 Comments


Good stuff. I really dig the last breakdown except that it starts off a bit too slow for my liking around the 3:30 mark.

ConcubinaryCode
September 11th 2012

2070 Comments


On second listen I don't like it as much. Drags on about a minute too long.

firewasp
September 11th 2012

62 Comments


everything about this is bad



henryChinaski
September 11th 2012

2747 Comments


boring

Tijnmans
September 11th 2012

355 Comments


Stop being dark and start being fun again!

FearThyEvil
September 11th 2012

12540 Comments


McCall's dance moves were so fucking gay in this. Bad song

MMX
September 11th 2012

4809 Comments


BEHOLD THE PALE HORSE

Eulogize
September 11th 2012

2969 Comments


good song

Solisis
September 11th 2012

370 Comments


band kinda sucks, always did

HomerPimpson
September 11th 2012

243 Comments


that was better than the entirety of deep blue
even their mediocre "boring" breakdowns are fun as fuck, and they got their old tone back

ChancyWancy
September 11th 2012

31 Comments


I would listen to this before a bunch of other metalcore songs any day.

syco722
September 11th 2012

492 Comments


Vocals are awesome, will certainly be a good album. Stoked.

CutMan
September 11th 2012

1788 Comments


That was badass.

ILJ
September 11th 2012

6669 Comments


There were some really fucking awesome parts (like the breakdown at the end) and some really boring parts.

overall, slightly above average. Better than most of the stuff on Deep Blue.

Nikkolae
September 11th 2012

4846 Comments


deep blue is pretty underrated, sleepwalkers and Home Is For The Heartless are both amazing tunes, and to whoever said they're going back to their old sound, this sounds nothing like either Horizons or KWAS

MisguidedYouth
September 11th 2012

150 Comments


build up, for a build up, for another build up.

sixdegrees
September 11th 2012

17012 Comments


pretty cliche song/video. Winston is still a badass though

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JackSparrow
September 11th 2012

1686 Comments


Deep Blue is definitely underrated, Alone, Pressures, Sleepwalker, and Home is for the Heartless are all really good songs

Mordecai.
September 11th 2012

8278 Comments


fucking rules

TBliss2
September 11th 2012

504 Comments


Awesome

wacknizzle
September 11th 2012

13151 Comments


never been much of a fan of this band but that wasn't bad, still too breakdown dependent though.

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Devastator
September 11th 2012

2495 Comments


Winston is a animal, I'm digging the song, looking forward to the new album.

InFiction
September 11th 2012

3655 Comments


I think I've outgrown this band a lot. Song is okay, will probably grow on me a bit.

InFiction
September 11th 2012

3655 Comments


Here's the tracklisting by the way (taken from the preorder site):

TRACK LISTING:

SPARKS – 2:18
OLD GHOSTS / NEW REGRETS – 2:50
DREAM RUN – 4:09
WILD EYES – 4:19
DARK DAYS – 4:05
THE RIVER – 5:27
SWING – 3:32
THE SLOW SURRENDER – 4:14
ATLAS – 4:09
SLEIGHT OF HAND – 4:27
SNAKE OIL AND HOLY WATER- 2:49
BLUE AND THE GREY – 5:47

charlie15
September 11th 2012

132 Comments


I was a massive parkway fan upon release of kwas and I've seen these guys live over 10 times. Im not one to judge when a band doesn't change their sound (given that new releases are a slight step forward or just as good as their previous work), however, this is just not interesting. Only listened once, but it's just boring. A little disappointed. Back to amity for now.

ABurton
September 11th 2012

137 Comments


STOKED

ManintheBox
September 11th 2012

867 Comments


Nah dudes, that breakdown at the end was pretty sick, mainly due to the way fucking awesome buildup to it.

MichaelSnoxall
September 11th 2012

12163 Comments


I don't get why everybody loves the vocalist so much.

charlie15
September 11th 2012

132 Comments


Listened again. Not bad. Not great either.

DANcore
September 12th 2012

203 Comments


YAAAWWW this fucking rules

taxidermist
September 12th 2012

7203 Comments


KWAS and Horizons are both dope. This is more Deep Blue-ish, which didn't catch my attention all that much.

patman1001
September 12th 2012

1012 Comments


"I don't get why everybody loves the vocalist so much."

have you seen them live? dudes a beast.

aresx
September 12th 2012

304 Comments


that was actually fucking sick

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haydenslame
September 12th 2012

352 Comments


this is too good.

joshieboy12345
September 12th 2012

5370 Comments


Winston is a fucking amazing vocalist plus every single member is a top bloke, great dudes, fucking awesome band, this album is gonna be sick.

Hospital
September 12th 2012

2057 Comments


i want to like this

VanitySeason
September 12th 2012

396 Comments


somehow they've been doing the same technique and sound for four albums, yet i'm still hooked. first metal band i ever listened to.
this is standard parkway, but colour me stoked for this album.

Butkuiss
September 12th 2012

4175 Comments


Been following them since just before Horizons. Song was okay, but I doubt Atlas will top Deep Blue, which I love.

Also, Deep Blue production > this production.

NorwichScene
September 12th 2012

1427 Comments


Sleepwalker is prob my favourite parkway song. Everyone should check out their DVD (it's on YouTube) and respect the band a bit more

Captain North
September 12th 2012

6787 Comments


I liked it. Doesn't sound hugely different from Deep Blue, which is their only album I particularly liked. Atlas will probably be absurdly popular in Australia again.

dunksman23
September 12th 2012

215 Comments


Captain North.. how was deep blue ur fav album D:
anyways song was 4/5 for me.
production on atlas>>>>>>>>>>>>>deep blue

Butkuiss
September 12th 2012

4175 Comments


Deep Blue is easily my favourite album by them too. It sounds a lot less generic than their first few releases, and the production on Deep Blue was a lot closer to Parkway's live sound than the overproduced studio tones they had on the first two albums.

AtomicWaste
Staff Reviewer
September 12th 2012

1991 Comments


I loved Deep Blue, but this song was just boring to me, honestly.

AtomicShane
September 12th 2012

1787 Comments


watching winston 2step and shit is awesome

SideshowBob
September 12th 2012

51 Comments


-____- Starts with a breakdown... and ends with a breakdown. Chugga chug/10

exportnow
September 12th 2012

78 Comments


I really don't like this guys vocals

J0ckstrapsFTW
September 12th 2012

3652 Comments


Then ur deaf

Evreaia
September 12th 2012

4031 Comments


Vocals are okay, instrumentation however isn't anything spectacular. Not to bad, not good either, quite boring.



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Captain North
September 12th 2012

6787 Comments


Yeah, the production on Deep Blue was absolutely spot on, got the perfect balance between all the instruments. But yeah, won't lie, parkway are amazingly generic and are more of a fun, vaguely guilty, listen.

baldymort
September 12th 2012

771 Comments


Loving the production on this song. Somewhere between Horizons and Deep Blue.

MyDearWormwood
September 12th 2012

225 Comments


the intro totally sounds like Slayer's Dead Skin Mask. Good song.

MyDearWormwood
September 12th 2012

225 Comments


Somebody make me a gif. image of the stomp Winston does right after "BLEH!" at 1:28

HitlerIsTheBest
September 12th 2012

1575 Comments


lol i noticed that, made me laugh

HomerPimpson
September 12th 2012

243 Comments


....people actually enjoyed deep blue BECAUSE of the production?

Nikkolae
September 12th 2012

4846 Comments


that album never really bothered me production-wise

Macros
September 12th 2012

153 Comments


They are rather generic but they do it fairly well. A lot better than other bands trying to do a similar thing. The best thing about Parkway in my opinion is that, despite their now considerable popularity, they still just seem like theyre making music for a few of their mates. Vocals are amazing as is the case with pretty much all Winstons work and takes it from a 3 to a 3.5

MrHigh
September 12th 2012

68 Comments


enjoyed it. Ending breakdown was cool

derkaderka
September 12th 2012

52 Comments


Better than expected.

NeoSpaz
September 13th 2012

4518 Comments


I'm still unsure how I feel about this song. I like the middle bit, and the short harmony, but the intro and breakdown irritate me to no end.

Will reserve judgement till Atlas arises

bennyola09
September 13th 2012

249 Comments


Will never top "killing with a smile"

InFiction
September 14th 2012

3655 Comments


Just heard the best description for this song: "It's like, environmetalcore"

MichaelSnoxall
September 14th 2012

12163 Comments


Band's average, agreed.

Hospital
September 14th 2012

2057 Comments


They've always been a top-tier metalcore band for me, personally. I never got into Deep Blue, though. Hopefully this album will grab my attention but it's very doubtful as metalcore is starting to lose it's pizaz in general.

J0ckstrapsFTW
September 14th 2012

3652 Comments


I dont care if they put out the same stuff every album. Will enjoy regardless. Slightly a fanboy

Hospital
September 14th 2012

2057 Comments


THE MOONLIGHT SHINE WITH YOUR BLOOD!!

WE'LL DIG YOUR GRAVE!!!

J0ckstrapsFTW
September 14th 2012

3652 Comments


Hopefully the new album will have a fuck breakdown m/

AlienWarrior75
September 14th 2012

134 Comments


love this band

Azn.
September 15th 2012

5609 Comments


That wasn't even worthy of all the praise it's getting....

Unless I'm just not into it yet

MarLovP
September 17th 2012

53 Comments


Didn't like the song that much when i first listened to it, listened to it many times since and I fucking love it.

Parkway are back.

DinosaurJones
September 18th 2012

490 Comments


Has definitely grown on me. I love the drumming, and though it's simplistic, it's still got the energy that I love from them.

Also, that last breakdown... they have breakdowns all the time, and it still hooks me.

NeoSpaz
September 20th 2012

4518 Comments


Huh.

This grows.
Slightly.
But still sounds the same and it doesn't have the hold like other Drive songs like A Cold Day in Hell or It's Hard to Speak without a Tongue

sspedding
September 20th 2012

4758 Comments


they are two of the best songs off KWAS.



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