If you haven’t heard the news yet, Cool Hand Luke has announced a new album. More recently, Mark revealed more information behind the recording the new album at Paraphonic Studio, along with the album’s title, Cora. See the album art below and be sure to keep up with Cool Hand Luke on Facebook. Continued →
THE MOST RECENT
January 19, 2017
“State of Mind” by Those Who Fear will be the soundtrack to my Hulk-like transformation of 2017.
January 18, 2017
Indie Hip-Hop artist Dusty Marshall releases his brand new single titled “My God (Featuring Illuminate & Jenisis Praise)” and you can check it out below.
You can now officially pre-order the new ep from Nor. Cal. pop-punk band, Light The Way, on iTunes / Amazon / Google Play. Read the official press release below. Look for a limited tshirt to be sold in our StoreFrontier site soon. The release will be on all Digital Networks beginning January 26th. Continued →
The Christian metalcore band Clear Convictions has announced their disbanding. Clear Convictions started in 1999 but didn’t release their debut album, Warning until 2004 through Strike First Records, the subsidiary of Facedown Records. The band recorded another album that came out through On The Attack! Continued →
January 17, 2017
Hearts Like Lions have posted preorder packages for “If I Never Speak Again”.
On January 12, Solid State Records posted a cryptic video to their Facebook page which indicated that they’ll be signing another band this Thursday (January 19). They also posted a similar video earlier today. Check out both of the videos below and take a guess at which band they’ll be signing in the comments section. Continued →
Spoken are busy at it once again and have begun tracking their new album. This will be the follow up to “Breathe Again” which released in 2015. Unfortunately recent guitarist/songwriter Scoop Roberts will be stepping away from the band after they record this new album. You can watch a video below detailing why. I think they need to bring back Jef Cunningham and go out on tour playing hits from their earlier 4 albums from 2000-2007. That’d be sweet! Continued →
January 16, 2017
The Danger of Falling channels European melodic hardcore influences on this succinct-yet-power EP.
Nashville-based metalcore/alternative metal act The Persuaded brings a heavy-yet-radio-friendly sound with overtly Christ-centered lyrics. Fans of Disciple, Project 86, and Spoken should definitely take a listen.
January 15, 2017
January 13, 2017
- Colony House – Only The Lonely [RCA Records]
- Eisley – Louder Than a Lion [Single] [Equal Vision Records]
- The Fast Feeling – Pulse
- The New Respects – Money [Single] [Credential Recordings]
- BrvndonP – Oh My Gawd (Freestyle) [Single] [RPSMG]
- Canon – Fighters [Single] [Reflection Music Group]
- Davis Absolute – Stigmata [Single] [RCHGRV Records]
- Hyper Fenton – Starlight [Single] [Moflo Music Productions]
- K¥NG – Legend [Single]
The post-hardcore legends that once was known as Frodus, have released the second pressing of their album, And We Washed Our Weapons in the Sea on Clear Vinyl. The album is a limited edition. According to their Bandcamp page:
Clear vinyl edition of Frodus “And We Washed Our Weapons In The Sea” + Bonus 7″. Continued →
The Christian black metal Cerimonial Sacred has released an EP titled Eternity Begins Tonight. The band has been around since 1998 but has only released a few songs. They released a full length in 2005, titled Our War Is Only Against Hell, a single in 2015 titled “The Man of Nazareth” and their sophomore album, Christ Worshipers in 2015. Continued →
January 12, 2017
It’s been a quiet handful of years for the metalcore group MyChildren MyBride. They’re last release is nearly 5 years old but thankfully, they’re not finished.
They announced on their Facebook page there is new MCMB music on the way for 2017. Continued →
January 11, 2017
Just as you can’t judge a book by its cover, neither should you be expecting cowboy music from Easter Teeth on Shake Hands With Danger. You can expect something oddly brilliant and challenging.
Since 2009, the Eymann brothers, Josh and Tim, have been messing with peoples ears as they mix soul into hardcore. Continued →
January 10, 2017
Thrash/metal legends Deliverance are back with a new album in 2017 and have just launched a crowd funding campaign via IndieGoGo for it. Check out the campaign here and contribute to make this project a reality. Deliverance 2017 features longtime lead vocalist/guitarist/songwriter Jimmy P Brown with Jim Chaffin (The Blamed, The Crucified, Fasedown) on Drums, and Victor Macias (Torniquet) on Bass. This projects promises to be “fast and heavy” and bring the thrash sound they’ve become world renown for. Find out more at this link.
Read this interview with Joshua Ashworth of Society’s Finest
This fabulous new ep contribution from Sef Idle (Frontman/guitarist for False Idle) which is part of a 3 song accoustic series through Thumper Punk Records that will feature music from 3 different artists. The 1st ep is from none other than Sef Idle and features 3 acoustic, roots rockin’ punk songs that would please fans of The Bouncing Souls, Green Day, Brian Fallon, Joey Cape, and Tony Sly. Continued →
January 9, 2017
Settle the Sky has announced a reunion show AND is in the process of writing new songs. Keep an eye on their Facebook for more updates. For those unfamiliar with the band, check out one of their eponymous tracks below.
January 8, 2017
Grand Rapids’ Anita Ranae has unleashed a lyrical powerhouse in the form of Watercolor Sidewalks.
Check out this music video for “Splendor” by independent Orange County, CA. artist David Di Maria. The song appears on David’s latest demo disc “Apple of Your Eye”. You can also stream the song below via David’s soundcloud page.
Airy guitars, soothing piano, and a strong knack for minimalist composition make for a great listening experience on Jon Carolino’s On New Horizons EP.
2016 was an awesome year of tons of genres I love. This year heralded the return of some of my favorite bands as well as some newcomers who I’ll be sure to keep my eye on in years to come.