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ATREYU Unveils Cathartic New Single “Drowning”

Never ones to shy away from wearing emotions on their sleeves, prolific rockers ATREYU have unleashed a brand new single, “Drowning” . The track delivers massive breakdowns, catchy hooks, and soaring performances. The cathartic subject matter sees the group battling through individual struggles with depression and feeling overwhelmed by life itself, but ultimately finding healing…

Allt drops new standalone single/video, “Emanate”

Swedish Progressive Metalcore outfit Allt have dropped a new standalone single/video: “Emanate”. Watch the clip [created by Tuomas Kurikka & Patrik Nuorteva (Riivata Visuals)] now below: Allt comments: “‘Emanate’ explores the theme of existentialism and the role of computers, algorithms and information in modern-day society. With all the information we could ever wish for readily…

HAZUKI Channels Japanese “wa” Flavour in Beautiful New Single RENGEKYOU

lynch. frontman HAZUKI’s new solo single RENGEKYOU is out now, a three-track release highlighted be its beautiful “wa” flavoured lead track ‘SUIREN’. “This release takes on a classical ‘Souen’ style,” HAZUKI explains in a video message recorded especially for overseas fans. “There’s one song that’s very Japanese in style, with a strong sense ‘wa’ flavour that’s called ‘SUIREN’. It’s…

ENSLAVED Release New Single “Forest Dweller”

New Album “Heimdal” Out March 3rd 2023 Enslaved have released a new single and video from Heimdal, their 16th studio album due out on March 3rd 2023. ‘Forest Dweller’ launches with progressive splendor, guiding the listener into a churning, psychedelic journey through archaic Norse folklore. One might ask what lessons we can divine from our celestial ancestors? We might never understand their true intentions,…

DREAMYTH Unveils Title Track “Aletheia” ft. Herbie Langhans (Firewind, Avantasia)

Off Forthcoming Mythology Album Out April 2023 Rockshots Records is proud to announce their signing of Spanish power melodic metal Dreamyth for the release of their debut album “Aletheia” on April 14, 2023. Combining heavy riffs, epic and majestic orchestrations, modern synths, and stunning vocal and harmonies with finesse like no one else, the band…

Tribulation reveals details for new EP “Hamartia”

Launches single/video, “Axis Mundi” On April 7th, Tribulation will unleash their upcoming EP, Hamartia, via Century Media Records. Last year, the quartet dropped the title track for Hamartia as a standalone release (which can be heard here); now, they’re back with another single/video from this record: “Axis Mundi”. Stream this new song now here; watch…

THE 69 EYES: Gotta Rock US Tour Announced; Tickets On Sale Now.

Helsinki’s longest serving gothic rock vampires THE 69 EYES will return to Western US stages this Spring! The week-long Gotta Rock US Tour will commence on May 5th in Phoenix, Arizona at The Nile Theater and run through May 13th in Las Vegas, Nevada at Sick New World Fest. Support will be provided by Pretty…

New single and video “Progeny” from the band, Dust Biters

Dust Biters is an emerging, emotive post-hardcore band from Chicago, IL, with a torpedo of groovy riffs and aggressive swing – a sound indicative of their mosaic of influences like Refused, Glassjaw, and Against Me! – that is as clever as it is reckless. Guilt, the debut full-length record from Dust Biters, was independently released…

New single from the band, reaLation “FYI”

reaLation is an alternative metal band who dedicates itself to seeking the truth. The songs the band writes focus on real world problems, issues and concerns. reaLation tries to shed light on subject areas that were either taboo or ignored in the past, or issues that have yet to come to the surface. Or in…

Break Time debut EP entitled “Great Times” out now

Indie pop band BreakTime from the Bayonne, New Jersey: a four-piece writing modern pop tunes with generous vintage allusions to artists such as The Beatles, The Beach Boys, and Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, recently released debut EP entitled Great Times on Friday, December 16th, 2022 alongside the single “Maybe No, Maybe Yes.” The single…

Ivan King, has released a new single named “Extinction”

Industrial musician and artist (creator of the AEW superstars “The House of Black” masks) Ivan King, has released a new single named “Extinction” with a sci-fi/horror themed video, directed by himself. You can see video below: Ivan King has released some singles between 2012 and 2017 and he also wrote and directed the videoclips of…

American Standards Release “The Vagrant” From Their Volatile New EP DOPAMINE DEALER

Phoenix, AZ hardcore punk band American Standards have premiered a rowdy new song via PunkNews.org titled ‘The Vagrant’. The release is part of a series of singles that collectively make up the ep DOPAMINE DEALER. With aggressive instrumentals and defiant vocals, the energetic track is delivered with an urgency to match the intensity of bands…

Fall Out Boy Announces So Much For (Tour) Dust

New Album So Much (For) Stardust Arrives March 24 GRAMMY Award-nominated and multi-platinum selling rock band Fall Out Boy is set to hit the road this summer with their 2023 headline tour So Much For (Tour) Dust. The 25+ date North American trek will kick off with a show of epic proportions at Chicago’s famed…

Tarja Announces 2023 Living The Dream Tour

Today, award-winning Finnish heavy metal artist TARJA announced her upcoming 2023 Living the Dream Tour. Produced by Live Nation, the 12-city run kicks off on Wednesday, June 14th in Philadelphia, PA at Theatre of The Living Arts, with stops across the U.S. in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and more before wrapping up on Friday,…

Predatory Void drops standalone single/video, “*(struggling..)”

Having recently announced their signing to Century Media Records, with a debut album on the way, Predatory Void are now giving fans a new standalone single: “*(struggling..)”. Stream the track here; the video (by Jeroen Mylle, and shot in the workshop of painter and visual artist Sven Verhaege) can be viewed below – featuring make-up…

Announcing the Decibel Magazine Tour 2023 featuring Dark Funeral, Cattle Decapitation, 200 Stab Wounds and Blackbraid!

The longest-running metal tour in North America is back! The Decibel Magazine Tour returns in May as Swedish black metal legends Dark Funeral headline Decibel’s now decade-plus annual trek. Tour support comes from California progressive death/grind heroes Cattle Decapitation, Ohio death metal destroyers 200 Stab Wounds and Adirondack atmospheric black metal phenom Blackbraid. “North America,…

Luke Bryan Announces 36-City Headline “Country On Tour”

Five-time Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan announced his 2023 touring plans today with the launch of the 36-city “Country On Tour” kicking off June 15 in Syracuse, New York. Produced by Live Nation, special guests throughout the tour include many of country music’s up and coming artists- Chayce Beckham, Tyler Braden, Ashley Cooke, Jackson Dean, Jon Langston,…

MNRK Music Group Signs The Slugganauts

MNRK Music Group announces its newest signing, heavy metal band The Slugganauts! The Slugganauts are featured in the BunnyKitty universe, an animated world created by legendary graffiti artist Dave ‘Persue’ Ross. The Slugganauts will release a new single, “No More Gimmicks,” in February, followed by more new music in 2023, all real-world compositions by musicians…

Ibex Clone (mems of Ex-Cult, Nots) Share Single / Video “There Is No Light”

New Album on Goner out this Friday – Announce NYC dates Ibex Clone’s All Channels Clear tunnels back through the shredded remains of folk, pop, blues and psychedelia to rediscover the real, the human, and the good in this world. Listen close and you’ll hear the ramshackle chime of Big Star, the fingerstyle melodicism of…

The Contortionist Release New, Limited Edition Box Set Today

Live-stream videos for“Geocentric Confusion” and “Clairvoyant” out now Progressive rock band The Contortionist release a new box set, Retrospective: Live from Atlanta, today.  The box set boasts three double LPs comprised of recordings from the band’s 2021 live-stream performances. The 3 live streamed performances cover every facet of the band’s career, including a full album…

Violet Saturn’s Debut Album “All The Cool Kids” Available Now

Violet Saturn today released their debut album All the Cool Kids via Big Machine/John Varvatos Records. The young Rock duo made up of siblings Lauren (17) and Spencer (20) Carr Reed have teased fans with several tracks leading into the album’s release which have garnered praise for setting “some high expectations of their debut album” (Sweety High) as they “summon the…

Rob Zombie And Alice Cooper Announce Freaks On Parade Tour 2023

Today, Rob Zombie and Alice Cooper announced the 2023 Freaks on Parade Tour. Following a very successful run last summer, Rob Zombie is at it again. This year he joins forces with the “godfather of Shock Rock” Alice Cooper who promises to bring his signature style of macabre rock on tour. Rounding out the line-up…

DEATHSTARS announce New Album “Everything Destroys You”

Release Stunning Video For New Single”This Is” Swedish industrial cult act DEATHSTARS finally return with their latest sonic output Everything Destroys You, which will be released on May 5th through Nuclear Blast Records.Their first release in over eight years marks a long-awaited comeback, spotlighting everything that is DEATHSTARS: adrenaline, bombast, sex & glam!“The reason it’s been taking so long is that we simply wanted…

Out Now! Finnish Rockers LEAFLET’s New Album “Something Beyond”

Out now via Rockshots Records, Finnish rockers LEAFLET release their sophomore album “Something Beyond”. Formed in 2013, LEAFLET is a four-piece hard rock band from Turku, Finland. Their music can be described as metal-infused American-style hard rock and while you might hear echoes of bands like Alter Bridge or Shinedown they have their own unique…

HUNTING GIANTS Shares New Video For A Solder’s Love Song “Vanguard”

Vancouver’s Hunting Giants are sharing their next video for the track “Vanguard” off their latest album “Mythos” released this past November. ​”Vanguard” is a classic love song with a fantasy-style twist. This fast-paced track comes from the perspective of a soldier on the front lines of a bloody battle as he thinks about the one…

STREET TOMBS To Release “Reclusive Decay” Debut LP February 17th Via Carbonized Records

Santa Fe, New Mexico-based thrashing death metal outfit STREET TOMBS will unleash their Reclusive Decay debut full-length via Carbonized Records February 17th! Formed in 2017, STREET TOMBS was forged in the flames of the legendary underground venue, The Cave, where the band hosted numerous shows for the DIY punk/metal community of Santa Fe and surrounding…

FEAR FACTORY RE-SIGN TO NUCLEAR BLAST

“RISE OF THE MACHINE” TOUR KICKS OFF FEBRUARY 25TH! Nuclear Blast Records is proud to announce that extreme industrial metal pioneers FEAR FACTORY have re-signed their contract and are ushering in a new era. Initially signed to the label in 2013, the band has released the albums Genexus, Aggression Continuum, and Recoded. FEAR FACTORY’s Dino Cazares comments:“This…

FROM ASHES TO NEW Announce Spring U.S. Tour with Shinedown & Three Days Grace

Hard rock group FROM ASHES TO NEW are excited to announce they will join multi-platinum rockers Shinedown and Three Days Grace on tour across the U.S. from April 3 to May 9. With four Top 10 singles, over 345 million streams and more than 55 million video views to date, the Lancaster, PA-based band will…

HEATHEN & ARRIVAL OF AUTUMN ANNOUNCE “EMPIRE OF THE BLIND” NORTH AMERICAN TOUR 2023

Bay Area thrash legends HEATHEN (on title picture) are proud to announce their Spring US tour entitled “Empire Of The Blind” tour. Joining them for the 17-date tour are labelmates and Canadian metal upstarts ARRIVAL OF AUTUMN. The tour kicks off on March 9th in Rhode Island and will travel up and down the east coast making…

OUR LAST CRUSADE’s New Groovy Deathcore Album “Death Wins”

Our Last Crusade hails from Calgary, Alberta, Canada, and utilizes extended-range instruments to craft its take on modern deathcore. They have their third album “Death Wins” ready for listeners and the band suggests that it is their most complete work to date with a dialed-in sound that should see fans moshing in their living rooms.…

Ov Sulfur reveals details for debut album “The Burden Ov Faith”

Launches emotionally-driven single/video, “Earthen” On March 24th, blackened deathcore outfit Ov Sulfur will release their debut full-length, The Burden Ov Faith, via Century Media Records. The previously released album tracks – “Death Ov Circumstance”, “Stained In Rot” and “Wide Open” – can be streamed online now, with new single, “Earthen,” also available on all digital…

Psycho Hill Premieres “Memories”

“‘Memories’ is a song that I’ve been wanting to write ever since my grandfather passed in 2017.  He was a really big inspiration to me growing up, living in the same house as him my whole life. He was truly a second father to me & the song speaks volumes on my memories throughout the…

Pat “the Panther” Reilly and Aimee Zambrana Form Dark Synth Rock Duo ERAMNESIA

Pat Reilly and Aimee Zambrana share, “Eramnesia merges influences from the past with inspiration from the supposed future. ‘Alone Under Neon Lights’ has a ‘classic’ rock sound reminiscent of bands such as Pink Floyd, but updated with modern elements. We hope this fusion of sounds will not only make our music feel current, but even…

BAMBOOZLE Festival Announces 2023 Line Up

Bamboozle Festival is thrilled to announce performers to this year’s line up, who will be taking the stage May 5th, 6th, and 7th at Bader Field in Atlantic City, NJ. The weekend-long party marks the first Bamboozle Festival since 2012, and celebrates 20 years since its initial inception.  The event will feature Trippie Redd, Motionless…

The Backseat Lovers release new video for “Slowing Down” ahead of North American Tour

The Backseat Lovers shared the official video for their new single, “Slowing Down.” Black and white scenes from the natural, industrial and personal worlds collide in the evocative video, creating a surrealistic kaleidoscope and an escalating sense of tension. View “Slowing Down” below. “The making of the video for ‘Slowing Down’ was equally as rewarding…

GHØSTKID releases new standalone single, “HOLLYWOOD SUICIDE”

SOLD-OUT European tour kicks off next week! Today (January 27th), GHØSTKID is giving fans a new standalone single, ahead of their SOLD-OUT European trek supporting Bad Omens that kicks off next week. Listen to “HOLLYWOOD SUICIDE” now at: https://ghostkid.lnk.to/HOLLYWOODSUICIDE-Single GHØSTKID founder Sebastian “Sushi” Biesler comments: “Being an artist always means to give everything you have…

Flatspot Records releases hardcore compilation The Extermination Vol. 4

Today Flatspot Records releases The Extermination Vol. 4, a compilation featuring exclusive tracks from artists on their roster and some of their favorite rising bands in the hardcore scene. Started in 2012, The Extermination series has previously featured early tracks from notable artists such as Turnstile, Terror, Power Trip, Cruel Hand, and King Nine across…

Enforced reveals details for new album “War Remains”

Launches first single “Ultra-Violence” On April 28th, Enforced will release their third full-length, War Remains (32 minutes of aggressive, no-frills thrash!), via Century Media Records. For a first preview of this record, the new single “Ultra-Violence” can be heard now at: Knox Colby (vocals) comments: “‘War Remains’ is a scathing perception of the modern crumbling…

OVERKILL Announce New Album Scorched + Release Visualizer For “The Surgeon”

For four decades, OVERKILL have been the trailblazers in producing some of the most signature moments in the world of metal. On April 14th, the New Jersey Thrash legends will bludgeon your ears with their twentieth studio album, entitled Scorched via Nuclear Blast Records.Today, the band offers fans the first taste of the album with…

ROXANNE Release Video For Single “Keep On Keepin’ On” Featuring Jeff Scott Soto

On the heels of the recent announcement of their third studio album Stereo Typical, California rockers Roxanne have released the first music video from the album scheduled for worldwide release on February 24th. The video for “Keep On Keepin’ On” featuring Jeff Scott Soto tells the story of a high school reunion of the class of 1983 during the…

NYC Melanated Rock Band OXYMORRONS Sign To Mascot Records / Mascot Label Group

Drop New Single “Enemy” With Explosive Music Video New York City’s hip-hop fusion rock band OXYMORRONS – who have trademarked the term Melanin Punk to define their hybrid sound and the culture they are curating -continue their ascendency with the announcement of their signing to Mascot Records. Today, they have kicked off this next phase with a brand-new…

DeadBlondeStars album “Metamorphosis” is scheduled for release on 3 rd February 2023

South Yorkshire grunge/alternative rockers DeadBlondeStars have been performing together for a number of years, building a reputation as one of the area’s finest live rock bands. They released EPs in 2015 and 2018, before finally releasing their well-regarded eponymous debut album in May 2020 (7/10, Classic Rock Magazine). With COVID 19 bringing the world grinding…

TWILIGHT FORCE – New Album “At The Heart Of Wintervale” Is Out Now!

Swedish symphonic power metallers TWILIGHT FORCE have released their fourth long player, At the Heart of Wintervale. Landing over three years after the band’s previous studio album, their latest opus recounts brand-new and exciting stories from the Twilight Kingdoms! Along with the album release, the Swedes have also unveiled a new music video for the album title track…

SWOLLEN TEETH Announce Debut, Self-Titled EP

Produced By Slipknot’s Sid Wilson; Drop Official Music Video For Title Track Alternately unpredictable, calculated, premeditated, and spontaneous, Swollen Teeth are a whirlwind of invention. The collective announce their debut EP today, a brutal, visceral, roundhouse kick to the gut of the modern heavy music landscape produced by Slipknot’s Sid Wilson. The self-titled EP will…

UNEARTH Drops “The Wretched; The Ruinous” Single

“The Wretched; The Ruinous” premiered worldwide on Sirius XM Liquid Metal on 1/23. UNEARTH’s  new music was recorded, once again, with renowned Producer/Engineer Will Putney.  UNEARTH Vocalist Trevor Phipps explains, “‘The Wretched; The Ruinous’ is a summation of our upcoming album as a whole musically and lyrically as it showcases the aggression, power, melody, energy and…

OTTTO Slates March 24 Release Date for “Life is a Game”

The “My Pain” Video Out Now OTTTO, the Los Angeles-based trio featuring Triko Chavez (drums), Bryan Noah Ferretti (vocals/guitar) and Tye Trujillo (bass), release their debut full-length album, Life is a Game, on March 24 via ORG. A preview of the 10-song collection arrives today with the release of “My Pain” and its accompanying video…

HELLO MARY Announce 2023 Tour Dates

DEBUT SELF-TITLED ALBUM OUT MARCH 3, 2023 VIA FRENCHKISS RECORDS On March 3 Brooklyn-based Hello Mary will release of their debut self-titled debut album via Frenchkiss Records. The band have now announced their first tour in support of the LP. The dates kick off on March 23 in Hamden, CT and conclude in Providence, RI on April…

RUSTON KELLY Announces Headline Tour This Spring

Just last week Ruston Kelly announced his highly anticipated third album, The Weakness, and today, he is excited to announce a headlining tour sharing the same name, beginning April 12th at Louisville’s Mercury Ballroom. The tour will see him playing NYC’s Webster Hall (April 21st), Chicago’s House of Blues (April 29th) and Los Angeles’s The…

BRUJERIA – Announce Their “Matando Güeros – 30 Aniversário Tour”

BRUJERIA are proud to announce their “Matando Güeros – 30 Aniversário Tour”. The 19-date Southwest trek will kick off on February 24th in Yuma, Arizona and will make their way across the southwest coast with performances in Houston, Albuquerque, and Bakersfield before concluding in San Diego on March 19th. Joining the band for select dates are…