New For Today song
2013-12-19 by BillClinton | 62 Comments

Metalcore outfit, For Today have released the second track off their upcoming album titled
Fight the Silence. The song "Pariah" is self-proclaimed by the band to be their
heaviest song yet both lyrically and musically. Check out the song at the link below.

The album will hit shelves February 4th, 2014.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e3YralohfoI

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Band Page: For Today

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someguest
December 19th 2013

20285 Comments


These guys and Phil Robertson should collaborate together on an album.

It'd be the next Lulu.

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wowyouresohxc
December 19th 2013

71 Comments


ah fianlly love these guys

suddykilljaywalkers
December 19th 2013

426 Comments


this is so bad

8bit
December 19th 2013

3315 Comments


Fuck this genre is so generic, "obviously no shit 8bit", but really, every fucking Metalcore band has this "OH SHIT MAN I'M TAKING A STAND" or "ARGGGHH HEAR ME THROUGH MY PROTEST MICROPHONE AND SKI MASK" brand. Most Metalcore bands with this sound have been around since 2007 for the most part haven't changed their sound at all, only a handful have actually changed their sound to something other than what was on their debut. So there are tons of these bands that have been around for almost 10 years from the inception of scene kids to whatever 5panel hat kids referred to as now, probably 5 albums in their discography, and there are kids who buy each of these albums even though they sound the exact fucking same. How do these bands have fans. How can these bands be content with what they put out? /8BIT RANT.

Slut
December 19th 2013

1829 Comments


Phil Robertson

i've been hearing about him or something. wtf did he do??

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heyadam
December 19th 2013

1705 Comments


The whole Phil Robertson thing is stupid. He said that he didn't agree with homosexuality, but in no way was "homophobic" or hateful in anything he said so A&E basically kicked him off the network.

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Slut
December 19th 2013

1829 Comments


yeah i just googled it. lol i should have figured it was something along those lines

henryChinaski
December 19th 2013

2684 Comments


Pretty shitty.

ShitsofRain
December 19th 2013

5575 Comments


their heaviest song

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Multifarious
December 19th 2013

97 Comments


The main focus is placed on their uncomfortably religious lyrics, and as a result, composition falls to the wayside.

Hopelust
December 19th 2013

946 Comments


These fucking hosers.

Betray
December 19th 2013

2011 Comments


For Today really sucks.

It is very possible for a metal band to have religious lyrics while still not making your music absolutely unbearable to listen to. A few examples of doing this that immediately spring to mind are:

With Blood Comes Cleansing, Fit For A King, Norma Jean, and Impending Doom.

All great bands with good music that doesn't sound like the band is aggressively trying to convert you via their music.

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Fieryfenderz
December 19th 2013

1424 Comments


Actually Phil compared homosexuality to bestiality. So that's pretty homophobic.

Multifarious
December 19th 2013

97 Comments


"Start with homosexual behavior and just morph out from there. Bestiality, sleeping around with this woman and that woman and that woman and those men...Don't be deceived. Neither the adulterers, the idolaters, the male prostitutes, the homosexual offenders, the greedy, the drunkards, the slanderers, the swindlers—they won't inherit the kingdom of God. Don't deceive yourself. It's not right."

"It seems like, to me, a vagina—as a man—would be more desirable than a man's anus. That's just me. I'm just thinking: There's more there! She’s got more to offer. I mean, come on, dudes! You know what I'm saying? But hey, sin: It's not logical, my man. It's just not logical."

Multifarious
December 19th 2013

97 Comments


Also: "Where we lived was all farmers. The blacks worked for the farmers. I hoed cotton with them. I'm with the blacks, because we're white trash...They're singing and happy. I never heard one of them, one black person, say, ‘I tell you what: These doggone white people’—not a word!...Pre-entitlement, pre-welfare, you say: Were they happy? They were godly; they were happy; no one was singing the blues."

MosesMalone
December 19th 2013

1831 Comments


^Well that's not homophobic at all!

Italianjesusfootball
December 19th 2013

234 Comments


more like For ToGay amirite? [x2]

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TheGreatQ
December 19th 2013

1264 Comments


Lyrics were terrible but the second half of the song wasn't bad IMO

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Friday13th
December 19th 2013

2187 Comments


@Multifarious There's nothing homophobic about a man believing what the Bible says about sex. He didn't relegate a special place in hell for gays or anything of the sort. I'm just gonna start making up "phobic" for anyone with a different view. You don't like prog? You progaphobe! Don't think anyone should be listening to country? Why you country hating bigot!

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Friday13th
December 19th 2013

2187 Comments


but yeah this band and song is lame though it managed a headbang from me at 1:45.

Multifarious
December 19th 2013

97 Comments


@Friday13th: I wasn't the one who said he was homophobic, I was just presenting his quotes verbatim. He obviously has the right to state his opinions, what with the whole First Amendment and all that business.

Friday13th
December 19th 2013

2187 Comments


fair enough. I should have adressed MosesMalone and Fieryfenderz.

zaruyache
December 19th 2013

5875 Comments


BREAKDOWNS FOR JESUS!

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KenboSlice
December 19th 2013

887 Comments


Jesus doesn't approve of these breakdowns

FearThyEvil
December 19th 2013

12251 Comments


Why are lyrics for generic metalcore bands so fucking bad? song sucks

RogueNine
December 19th 2013

1146 Comments


Well isn't this just exquisite timing?

weedblunt
December 19th 2013

549 Comments


terrible

moshpotatoes
December 19th 2013

521 Comments


I have nothing against this band, I'm not a gay man that supports gay rights. I'm also not a straight man that strangely gets overly offensive when it comes to gay rights. I am straight man that doesn't give a shit about gay rights. Now lets talk about this song.

For Today has been on the scene for a while now that has put out 3 really good albums, but this and a couple other singles that are leading to the new album are really boring and a tad generic. Their pass 3 albums have been nothing but the same recycled metacore they've always done. If they dont try to make their music more fresh than they have bigger issues on their hands than these stupid ass people breaking their backs to support the gay community.

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hikingmetalpunk
December 19th 2013

906 Comments


"These fucking hosers.

Right on, grab a cold elsinore

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VinVal
December 19th 2013

644 Comments


just stop with the news for this band it's so useless

weedblunt
December 19th 2013

549 Comments


"I have nothing against this band, I'm not a gay man that supports gay rights. I'm also not a straight man that strangely gets overly offensive when it comes to gay rights. I am straight man that doesn't give a shit about gay rights. Now lets talk about this song."

hate to break it to you but no one gives a shit

fromtheinside
December 19th 2013

17714 Comments


lol this band
not even andcas likes them

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iamSeraph
December 19th 2013

857 Comments


great song. new record will slay.
I also dont understand why a band needs progression if they are on top of their genre anyway. For Today can't get better, so they basically deliver breaker2.0 and 3.0 with their newer outputs, which really isn't a problem at all. August Burns Red should have done this with Messengers, Linkin Park with Hybrid Theory, etc. you knew for yourself what failures Leveler & the last two LP records were. thank god ABR woke up and included some chugging again, that's why Rescue & Restore does not suck in the first place.
tl;dr: if you are a haterboy, leave the younger genres alone.

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zaruyache
December 19th 2013

5875 Comments


Mashpotatoes knows what's up. All heed his words of infinite wisdom and marvel at his perfect objectivity.

zaruyache
December 19th 2013

5875 Comments


tl;dr: if you are a haterboy, leave the younger genres alone.


Bahaha younger? Metalcore's almost 20 years old. And the "age" of a fully developed genre shouldn't influence who's allowed to critique it. Silly boy.

Dunpeal
December 19th 2013

3595 Comments


"It seems like, to me, a vagina—as a man—would be more desirable than a man's anus. That's just me. I'm just thinking: There's more there! She’s got more to offer. I mean, come on, dudes! You know what I'm saying? But hey, sin: It's not logical, my man. It's just not logical."

so it's logical to condemn those who are born to prefer anus over vagina as sinners?

what's disturbing to me is this dude has a masters in education : /

corycantrell
December 19th 2013

45 Comments


Can't support this band anymore. songs not that great anywayyyyy

ZippaThaRippa
December 19th 2013

2415 Comments


Discrimination is m/. Ask Arghoslent.

Relinquished
December 19th 2013

24434 Comments


difference is Arghoslent makes it cool but this crap band doesn't

ZippaThaRippa
December 19th 2013

2415 Comments


True. Discrimination is only cool if you're cool.

fromtheinside
December 19th 2013

17714 Comments


you guys, calm down

this band is still terrible

YourDarkAffected
Contributing Reviewer
December 19th 2013

1631 Comments


album will be aoty 2014. calling it now

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FearThyEvil
December 19th 2013

12251 Comments


great song. new record will slay.
"I also dont understand why a band needs progression if they are on top of their genre anyway. For Today can't get better, so they basically deliver breaker2.0 and 3.0 with their newer outputs, which really isn't a problem at all. August Burns Red should have done this with Messengers, Linkin Park with Hybrid Theory, etc. you knew for yourself what failures Leveler & the last two LP records were. thank god ABR woke up and included some chugging again, that's why Rescue & Restore does not suck in the first place.
tl;dr: if you are a haterboy, leave the younger genres alone."

Who the fuck says haterboy? How old are you?

ZippaThaRippa
December 19th 2013

2415 Comments


HE WAS A H8ERBOY, SHE SAID SEE YA L8ER BOY

italianStallion
December 19th 2013

163 Comments


@Dunpeal

Gay gene has not been scientifically proven.

inb4: bigot, homophobe, redneck

zaruyache
December 19th 2013

5875 Comments


A "gay gene" isn't necessary for homosexuality to not be a choice.

joshieboy12345
December 20th 2013

5370 Comments


Band invented generic.

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Friday13th
December 20th 2013

2187 Comments


Even if it was proven people were born with homosexual tendencies (which it isn't; look up the studies yourself they're all
inconclusive but still pushed by the media) it doesn't contradict Christian morality. The bible says all people are born with a
tendency to sin, so I'm born with a tendency to lie, cheat, steal etc. Christians don't think you sin for having the attraction but
instead for doing the act.

tresm87
December 20th 2013

620 Comments


this song's lyrics are cheesy

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DotNine
December 20th 2013

137 Comments


This band sucks ass.

I'm atheist, I hope they make fun of me.

titanslayer
December 20th 2013

1476 Comments


I love the vocals but hate everything else about this band.

zaruyache
December 20th 2013

5875 Comments


Christians don't think you sin for having the attraction but
instead for doing the act.


But in practice, the ones that give a crap at all often do hate the individuals for who they are, regardless of what they've actually done (if anything) regarding that particular "sin."

Friday13th
December 21st 2013

2187 Comments


@zaruyache I feel you man. I'm sorry if Christians or "Christians" have wrongly hurt you; I'm against real hate as much as anyone. I'm just saying Jesus never hated people that sinned (which is everyone) but gave his life for them and called them to live a better life. That's what real Jesus followers do.

cliiint
December 21st 2013

503 Comments


Christianity is pretty clear on NOT judging people.

butt sex might be a 'sin', but blogging about those who take a shot in the shit are fucking up too.

the only time I've called some one a faggot is when he offered me a blow job and I told him I was married. he said no one had to know and I said fuck off faggot.

I think Jesus would have my back on that one

italianStallion
December 21st 2013

163 Comments


Just listened to the song, this is actually really sick for 2008 metalcore. Dang.

VinVal
December 21st 2013

644 Comments


is it sic sic sic?

fromtheinside
December 21st 2013

17714 Comments


your stupidity never ceases to surprise me

someguest
December 21st 2013

20285 Comments


jesus christ was a homosexual


possibly. who gives a fuck.

Friday13th
December 21st 2013

2187 Comments


Pretty sure they would've crucified him 20 years earlier if he were.

jdennis31
December 21st 2013

6511 Comments


andcas using homosexuality as an insult. what a homophobe. he should go join For Today.

jdennis31
December 21st 2013

6511 Comments


lol. goddamnit, andcas. you are just asinine.

SadAndHolyGlow
December 26th 2013

1499 Comments


Eh.

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