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I’m in college. I love music and writing. Other then trying to make some money and having some fun, that’s pretty much it. I keep busy!

Eyes premiere “Distance” video over at Decibel Magazine

Danish metallic hardcore noisemakers Eyes have released a video for their song “Distance” over at Decibel Magazine! “Distance” comes off the band’s upcoming debut album Underperformer due out September via Indisciplinarian. Eyes is made up by five young veterans from the Danish metal and hardcore scene, and the new album Underperformer reflects a combo that does not […]

The Troops of Doom release “Between The Devil and The Deep Blue Sea” video

Brazilian Death Metallers The Troops of Doom have released a video for their track “Between The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea.” The track comes off the band’s forthcoming EP The Rise of Heresy due out October 9 via Blood Blast Distribution. The Troops of Doom is led by guitarist Jairo “Tormentor” Guedz from the band […]

GHØSTKID sign to Century Media Records

German noisemakers Ghostkid have signed to Century Media Records. Ghostkid is comprised of Sebastian “Sushi” Biesler, Steve Joakim (drums) from Sweden, Danny Güldener (guitar), and Stanislaw Czywil (bass, former To The Rats And Wolves). The band will release their first single, “Start A Fight” with accompanying video on August 7. “Start A Fight” comes from the […]

Concrete streaming ‘Free Us From Existence’

New York hardcore metallers Concrete are streaming their latest full-length, Free Us From Existence over at No Echo. Free Us From Existence is due out this Friday, August 7. From vocalist Lenny Fletcher: “This record is about having the strength to break the shackles and truly be free by any and all means necessary. You can either learn […]

Upon A Burning Body release “Extermination”

Texas metallers Upon A Burning Body have released a new track “Extermination.” The track comes off the band’s newest EP Built From War. Check out the video for “Extermination” here.

Halestorm announce ‘Reimagined EP’

Pennsylvania rockers Halestorm have announced their newest EP Reimagined to be released in August. The EP features a song with Amy Lee of Evanescence and will also include a cover of Dolly Parton’s “I Will Always Love You.” Check out “Break In (Feat. Amy Lee)” here.

Corey Taylor announces solo album ‘CMFT’

Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor has announced a new solo album CMFT. The album is due out October 2 via Roadrunner Records. Ahead of that release, Taylor has released the first two singles from the album: “CMFT Must Be Stopped (feat. Tech N9ne & Kid Bookie)” and “Black Eyes Blue.” Check out the videos […]

Chelsea Grin release “Bleeding Sun” lyric video

Salt Lake City deathcore metallers Chelsea Grin have released a lyric video for their song “Bleeding Sun.” This is the band’s first new track since 2018’s Eternal Nightmare LP, which was released via Rise Records. “Bleeding Sun” is a political track that hearkens to the best of deathcore. With imagery that reminds me of when I […]

Fight The Fight release “Pacemaker” video

Norwegian metallers Fight The Fight have released the video for their song “Pacemaker.” “Pacemaker” comes off the band’s upcoming album Deliverance due out on September 18th via Metal Blade Records in North America and Indie Recordings everywhere else. Check out the video for “Pacemaker” here.

The Acacia Strain release ‘E’ 7″ and digital single

New England metallers The Acacia Strain have dropped E a new 7′ and digital release today through Rise Records. It features two tracks — “Solace and Serenity” and “The Lucid Dream.”  The latter track features vocalist Jess Nyx of Mortality Rate. “I’ve been a fan of Jess since Judiciary introduced me to her voice, and I’m extremely happy to […]

Thou Art I drop ‘Dreams of an Outside World’

Omaha noisemaker Thou Art I has released her newest album Dreams of an Outside World today. Also today, Bandcamp isn’t taking cuts from purchases made at their site. If you haven’t had a chance before, now is a great time to check out Thou Art I. She has a pretty expansive discography over at Bandcamp.

In The Company of Serpents stream “The Fool’s Journey”

Denver doom metallers are currently streaming their newest track “The Fool’s Journey.” “The Fool’s Journey” comes off the band’s upcoming album Lux due out May 15. Marking In The Company of Serpents’ first release as a trio with founder Grant Netzorg on guitars and vocals, Ben Pitts (Nightwraith, False Cathedrals) on bass and lap steel guitar, […]

Arcaine release “Toxic Mankind” video

Switzerland death metallers Arcaine released a video for their song “Toxic Mankind” earlier this week. “Toxic Mankind” comes off the band’s debut album As Life Decays which was released on February 14.  The video for “Toxic Mankind” was shot and produced by Oliver König/Pavement Graphics. Check out the video for “Toxic Mankind” here.

Bad Wolves advocate for recovery with new music video

Los Angeles metallers Bad Wolves released a video earlier this week for their song “Sober.” “Sober” comes off the band’s 2019 effort N.A.T.I.O.N. “Sober” also is featured on the film Sno Babies from Better Noise Films, and the music video for the song features footage from the film. “This song was a unique opportunity to talk about addiction […]

Funeral Leech streaming new track “Statues” now

New York City death/doom metallers Funeral Leech are preparing to release their debut full-length album Death Meditation on April 17 via Carbonized Records. Death Meditation spews forty-five soul-crushing minutes of death/doom darkness mired in contemplation of our mortal fragility. Recorded and mixed at Chapel Black Studios in Brooklyn, New York by Travis Bacon (White Widows Pact, […]