Parisian "Mayan Metal" group Chabtan have released a new music video for the track "The Fall of Nojpetén" from their new album, Nine Levels, which was released on April 20.
Nine Levels is the first album released by Chabtan under new label darkTunes Music Group, as well as their first with new drummer Charles Phily, who replaced Yanis Bergheul in 2016. The album furthers their exploration of Mayan and Mesoamerican themes, incorporating more unconventional instruments and moving away from their early deathcore sound.
Along with the release of Nine Levels, Chabtan have also announced that their debut EP Eleven will be reissued by darkTunes Music Group on June 1, to celebrate 5 years since its release. They have yet to confirm any bonus material or remastering.
Denver-based metal band Khemmis premiered a video for a new track titled "Isolation" from their upcoming new album Desolation. The record will be released through 20 Buck Spin and Nuclear Blast on June 22.
Iconic Pop Superstar Ariana Grande has released a new music video, titled "No Tears Left to Cry". The video is now available to watch on her website as well as Youtube.com. At the time of writing, no announcement regarding a follow up project regarding the single.
Watch: "No Tears Left To Cry" here: https://www.arianagrande.com/
Finnish melodic death metal group Amorphis have officially released the music video for their most recent song 'Wrong Direction'. The song comes off the band's upcoming album Queen of Time, which is scheduled to be released on May 18th.
Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Circa Survive frontman Anthony Green will be touring his debut solo album Avalon, performing it in its entirety. Joining him for this tour is Found Wild and Good Old War,who will also be performing their debut album "Only Way To Be Alone" in its entirety. You can purchase tickets and/or VIP tickets through the link provided down below.
VIP tickets include: General Admission Ticket/3 Song Acoustic Set/Digital Delivery of Acoustic Set/Individual Photo Opportunity/Signed Tour Poster/Q&A Session/Enamel Pin. Lastly, according to his twitter, he will be re-issuing "Avalon" on vinyl.
6/29/2018 – Union Stage – Washington, DC
6/30/2018 – Theatre of Living Arts – Philadelphia, PA
7/1/2018 – Le Poisson Rouge – New York City, NY
7/3/2018 – Paradise Rock Club – Boston, MA
7/6/2018 – Mod Club – Toronto, ON
7/7/2018 – St. Andrew’s Hall – Detroit, MI more
Everybody's second favorite not-a-screamo-band screamo band Touché Amoré have teased fans in the form of a Spotify-based single entitled "Green." It is unclear whether the track is for an upcoming LP5 or just a one-off, but the band have stated that the song was written during the downtime between their 10th anniversary show and their recent tour with Turnstile.
You can stream the single on Spotify, or you can stream the YouTube version here:
Just a year after Pure Comedy, Father John Misty is gearing up to announce a new record. Entitled God's Favorite Customer, the record will be out on June 1st via Sub Pop and Bella Union.
The album details first appeared on the New Zealand iTunes page. As opposed to Pure Comedy's 70+ minutes, God's Favorite Customer clocks in at a lean 38 minutes. The cover, a blue and red tinted photo of Josh Tillman, is also a contrast from the previous three albums' illustrations.
The cover can be viewed on the iTunes listing here: https://itunes.apple.com/nz/album/gods-favorite-customer/1364116200
Two new songs, "Just Dumb Enough to Try" and "Disappointing Diamonds are the Rarest of Them All" will also be available to stream at midnight.
1. Hangout at the Gallows
2. Mr. Tillman
3. Just Dumb Enough to Try
4. Date Night
5. Please Don't Die
6. The Palace
7. Disappo ...more
Candlemass is set to release a new song called "House of Doom" on the 25th of May. The song is created as a soundtrack to a game with the same name and the game is co-designed by the band themselves. The track will be released as an EP with three bonus tracks and a full-length album will be released in the fall.
Edling previously said that he was working on a new Candlemass song that was "a part of something bigger, something really cool that will take the band on another adventure." He described the process as "very exciting and a new challenge for me as a songwriter."
Black metal outfit Deafheaven have provided the first glimpse into their upcoming album with their first new music since 2015's New Bermuda. The first single, "Honeycomb", is currently streaming on YouTube, less than 24 hours after the band shared new promotional pictures, sparking rumors to swirl on reddit and various music blogs of an impending single release.
World-renowned Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in Music earlier this week for his 2017 album DAMN. Lamar's fourth album was widely-acclaimed and topped many of last year's Best Of lists. He is the first non-jazz/classical artist to win this award since it's introduction in 1943.
Lamar has yet to release a statement on his win.
See a full list of the winners by following the below link.
The Brian Jonestown Massacre will release two new records this year. The first one, called Something Else, will be out on June 1 through front man's Anton Newcombe's own A Recordings. Reportedly, a self-titled LP will follow sometime in September, but no other details have been revealed as of yet.
The band debuted the first track off Something Else, titled 'Hold That Thought' and can be listened to at the following link: http://www.xsnoize.com/brian-jonestown-massacre-announce-new-album-out-1st-june/
The Brian Jonestown Massacre will also embark on a world tour this year, starting in the US at the end of the month. Then they will head to Australia and New Zealand in June, plus a European tour is in the works for later in the summer. The announced dates can be viewed at the following link: https://thebrianjonestownm ...more
Mathcore/Djentcore band The Dali Thundering Concept are streaming their new record Savages in full along with their video for "The Myth of Happiness".
Check out their video for "The Myth of Happiness".
About the song:
"In 'The Myth of Happiness', an inhabitant of our time struggles with the goals the system demands him to reach. He’s a respectable person that tries as hard as he can to be a productive member of society but he’s never satisfied by his situation. He was told he was unique, he could become whatever he dreamed to be, a star amongst the sheep flock but in the end, happiness is just another disappointing product."
Alternative Rock band Echo Tail have announced a new album, Beauty in Denial, which will be released on 26th May via stream, download and limited edition CD. They have also released a new single, "Xanadu", on their YouTube channel.
The album takes a more shoegaze, post-rock approach from their recent album releases.
Australian not-a-boyband pop group 5 Seconds of Summer have released the title track for their upcoming album 'Youngblood'. The song shows the group abandoning their original pop rock sound for a more full-on pop approach.