Saturday, April 21st

New Chabtan video 4 replies

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.

New Necros Christos song 5 replies

German death metal band Necros Christos are streaming a new track called "Tombstone Chapel" from their upcoming and final album Domedon Doxomedon.

The record will be released on May 18 via Sepulchral Voice Records.


Khemmis debut new song 12 replies

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.



Friday, April 20th

Avicii found dead at age 28 113 replies

Swedish DJ Tim Bergling, better known as Avicii, was found dead earlier today in Oman. He was 28 years old.

No cause of death has been specified, but various health problems had caused Avicii to retire from touring at a young age back in 2016.

Most known for hit singles such as "Wake Me Up" and "Hey Brother", Avicii had released two studio albums and four EPs prior to his passing, the most recent being Avici (01) in August of 2017.

Ariana Grande returns 38 replies

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 At the time of writing, no announcement regarding a follow up project regarding the single.

Watch: "No Tears Left To Cry" here:

State Champs "Dead and Gone" stream 15 replies

New York-based pop punk band State Champs have shared the music video for their latest single, "Dead and Gone". It is the first single from their upcoming third LP, Living Proof, out on June 15th.

Amorphis share 'Wrong Direction' 26 replies

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.

'Wrong Direction'

Master Boot Record new album 0 replies

Baroque chiptune project MASTER BOOT RECORD is now streaming their fifth album - Direct Memory Access.

The album features Öxxö Xööx (Igorrr, Rïcïnn) on vocals.

The record is released today and is also available at Name Your Own Price on Bandcamp.

Thursday, April 19th

Anthony Green back in Avalon 38 replies

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

Touché Amoré are “Green” 48 replies

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:

Wednesday, April 18th

King Goat stream new LP 4 replies

UK based progressive doom metal stalwarts King Goat, are streaming their new album at their official Bandcamp location.

The band's anticipated sophomore album, titled Debt of Aeons, was released on April 20, courtesy of Aural Music.

You can stream the album right below:

Tuesday, April 17th

Father John Misty LP in June 32 replies

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:

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

New LP and EP from Candlemass 6 replies

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."


New Deafheaven single 166 replies

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.

Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer 31 replies

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.

Dark Habits disband, release final EP 3 replies

Glasgow hardcore whippersnappers Dark Habits released their latest EP Scaphism, which also serves as the concluding chapter of their brief existence as they announce their break-up.

You can check it out below as a pay-what-you-want download and should you wish to purchase it any money made will be donated to a local women's shelter.

Monday, April 16th

TesseracT "Smile" again 33 replies

With their much-anticipated 4th LP Sonder set to be released in 3 days, TesseracT have released the album version of their track 'Smile'.

Previously released as a single-version, the album version of 'Smile' adds an extra minute to the track length and features some new passages and seemingly improved production.

Check it out here:

New Brian Jonestown Massacre LP 5 replies

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:

Or here:

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

Take Tremonti With You 14 replies

The second single Tremonti's upcoming fifth album, A Dying Machine, has been released. The song, entitled "Take You With Me," also came with a new music video:

A Dying Machine drops June 8th via Napalm Records.

Saturday, April 14th

The Dali Thundering Concept stream 6 replies

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."

Echo Tail announces new album 8 replies

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.

Tracklist for Beauty in Denial:

1. (hindsight)
2. Xanadu
3. Dispeller
4. Beauty in Denial
5. Letters to Manila
6. (insight)
7. Atrocity Chamber
8. Chimera

Friday, April 13th

Second To Sun drop music video 0 replies

Russia based groove metal/post black metal band Second To Sun have released a new music video titled 'Me Or Him'.

"Track “Me or him” tells about an ancient Udmurtian curse. In order to cast it a person had to conduct a ritual that required suicide of the person casting it".

Hollywood Burns streams album 3 replies

Symphonic darksynth artist Hollywood Burns is streaming his debut album Invaders via Bloody Disgusting.

The record is released today and is also available at Name Your Own Price on Bandcamp.

Bears and Company New Single 0 replies

Kansas City, MO-based indie rock band Bears and Company have released a new song, 'Eternal Vibrations', which is their first release in five years since their 2013 debut album South of the Mountain.

You can listen to the song on Spotify or Apple Music:

New 5 Seconds of Summer single 23 replies

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.

Killswitch Engage reunite with Howard Jones 47 replies

Killswitch Engage have reunited with their former singer Howard Jones for a new track.

Current Killswitch vocalist Jesse Leach posted an Instagram photo of himself with Jones and guitarist Adam D.

Leach didn't specify what the track is for, though he did include the hashtag #kserecordingsessions, as well as other intriguing hashtags including #Duet, #TheSignalFiresAlight and #LightTheTorch.

The Massachusetts metalcore band is currently working on the follow up to 2016's Incarnate.

Jones replaced Jesse Leach as Killswitch Engage singer in 2000, appearing on the albums End Of Heartbreak, As Daylight Dies and Killswitch Engagei. Leach returned in 2012.


Rats! New Ghost (SWE) Music! 62 replies

Swedish heavy metal titans Ghost have announced that their heavily anticipated follow up to 2015’s Meliora will be released on June 1st of 2018. The album is titled Prequelle.

Alongside this announcement, the band have released a new single entitled "Rats".

You can watch the new music video here:

Thursday, April 12th

New Jason Richardson song 22 replies

Progressive artist Jason Richardson, formerly of Born of Osiris and Chelsea Grin, has released a new song entitled 'Tendinitis'.

The music video released with the track includes clips from Richardson's live performances and also features drummer Luke Holland, who recorded drums for Richardson's latest album, I.

Listen to 'Tendinitis' here:

Wednesday, April 11th

New Gang Gang Dance Album 15 replies

After a seven year long silence, the ever-so intriguing Gang Gang Dance are back with a new album. Along with this news is the announcement of a new single, "Lotus." You can listen to the track below.

Kazuashita will be released on June 22 on 4AD.


Sparta Return to "Cat Scream" 9 replies

After a bowing out of the At the Drive-in reunion and some considerable silence, Jim Ward has initiated the revival of his band Sparta.

To coincide with the announcement of a summer tour with the new lineup, Sparta released a brand-new track "Cat Scream."

Sparta's previous track "Graveyard Luck", their first new track in five years, was released in 2017. Sparta's last full-length record, Threes, was released in 2006.

Jim Ward was originally going to participate in the reunion of his band, post-hardcore veterans At the Drive-In, but left the band right before the tour began.

Listen to the new Sparta track here:


Khemmis debut new song by JWT155
Anthony Green back in Avalon by coldheaven
New Chabtan video by DatsNotDaM
God Is an Astronaut premiere song by DarkNoctus
Ariana Grande returns by bloc
Amorphis share 'Wrong Direction' by bloc
Avicii found dead at age 28 by BigBlob
Saviour are "Headstrong" by SteakByrne
New Necros Christos song by Astral Abo
State Champs "Dead and Gone" stream by Shamus248
Black Malachite calls it quits by YakNips
Touché Amoré are “Green” by iLikeSchla
New Deafheaven single by colejaeger
New Immortal album this year by zaruyache

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