Hacktivist post False Idols

2014-08-04 by Jaime Silva | 33 Comments
UK-based metal outfit Hacktivist unveiled a new single today, entitled 'False Idols' with an
accompanying music video. There is no word on whether or not this track is from an, as-of-
yet, unannounced album or if it is simply a standalone single.

You can check out the new track below:



Tagged: Hacktivist

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Gameofmetal
Staff Reviewer
August 4th 2014
9989 Comments


This sounds pretty tight. Been wondering when this guys would do something new.

DatBeefPudding
August 4th 2014
1824 Comments


these guys have so much potential but often i find them kind of boring

unromance
August 4th 2014
90 Comments


I mean.. It's fine. I feel like i should enjoy these guys more than I do.

DatsNotDaMetulz
August 4th 2014
3254 Comments


REJECT FALSE ICONS
oh wait that's Gorillaz

NO IDOLS
oh wait that's my band

uh..

Yeah it's not bad. Not as good as previous stuff.

zaruyache
August 4th 2014
17037 Comments


Nu metal died for a reason.

ScuroFantasma
Contributing Reviewer
August 4th 2014
10210 Comments


I remember hearing something from these guys and liking it a while ago

Digging: Emperor - IX Equilibrium

MuhNamesTyler
August 5th 2014
6131 Comments


So they are like activists with computer skill, sweet


If these dudes even thought about hacking my computer they would catch the swiftness and quite frankly the utter beauty that are my Bo Staff skills

Slut
August 5th 2014
4058 Comments


garbage

FearThyEvil
August 5th 2014
15127 Comments


The Mire-False Idols>>>>>>>>>Hacktivist-False Idols this is fucking awful

Dodenakker
August 5th 2014
496 Comments


That guitarist is a pretty decent vocalist though.

SourAK
August 5th 2014
1628 Comments


check vildhjarta

Dr7
August 5th 2014
181 Comments


Good song, I like it, but they've done better.


Dolving999
August 5th 2014
1763 Comments


I miss the "Hacktivist are False Idols" kind of headlines :'(


DanielNightLewis
August 5th 2014
1028 Comments


The amount of nodding in the video is a little unnerving.

wwba
August 5th 2014
480 Comments


these guys slay

Mort.
Contributing Reviewer
August 5th 2014
12741 Comments


i like it

i think these guys can go far

Digging: Vince Staples - Big Fish Theory

ChoccyPhilly
August 5th 2014
11566 Comments


These guys supported ES quite a lot, but this really isn't my thing. Grime and metal? Naaaah

Mort.
Contributing Reviewer
August 5th 2014
12741 Comments


have you heard trc choccy? they did some grime mixed with hardcore

MuhNamesTyler
August 5th 2014
6131 Comments


Stay away from the radius!

Grizzlypyro
August 5th 2014
272 Comments


Pretty great, taken them far too long to release something new. Getting Cold Shoulders vibes from this.

ChoccyPhilly
August 5th 2014
11566 Comments


I have, but I don't like grime in general, so the appeal was always going to be limited for me

SitarHero
August 5th 2014
5922 Comments


This is pretty sick!

ChoccyPhilly
August 5th 2014
11566 Comments


yeah, this isn't the worse thing i've ever heard. The cleans have really improved

DatBeefPudding
August 7th 2014
1824 Comments


one thing i will say about this band is they have a fantastic guitarist. great riffs and always gets my head bobbing.

i just wish they would really experiment with their sound cuz as of now all their material is a 3 at best

Gameofmetal
Staff Reviewer
August 7th 2014
9989 Comments


Might be a bit early to ask them to experiment when all they have is one ep of pretty original material. Djent rap combo? I don't know anyone that does that.

Mort.
Contributing Reviewer
August 7th 2014
12741 Comments


ive heard one other band that does it but ive forgotten their name


tbh i think they can go places. get more complex with the guitars. add in some spacey ambient stuff sometimes or something i dunno

Gameofmetal
Staff Reviewer
August 7th 2014
9989 Comments


Could be. I just think it might be a bit early to be asking that. They could evolve in interesting ways down the line tho

Mort.
Contributing Reviewer
August 7th 2014
12741 Comments


yeah its an interesting concept that i dont think is as terrible as everyone made out

i think a lot of it was people being put off by the rappers accents and sorta grimey style (a lot of brits were put off by it)

and djent gets a lot of shit.

YakNips
August 7th 2014
18926 Comments


nah this is bad

Digging: ostraca - last

Mort.
Contributing Reviewer
August 7th 2014
12741 Comments


no yak

no.

ChoccyPhilly
August 7th 2014
11566 Comments


The problem I have is that djent is too polished, but i don't think it would work any other way. Same applies for the song ^

SitarHero
August 7th 2014
5922 Comments


This song stands out compared to the EP stuff. Actual hooks for once.

YakNips
August 7th 2014
18926 Comments


nah mort

this is bad



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