Tag Archives: Metal
Nick Hipa, formerly of As I Lay Dying, recently appeared on the MetalSucks Podcast where he discussed the situation with the former band, Wovewar, Christianity, & more. You can listen to that below. I think it is worthwhile for our readers because he gives an inside look of the whole “Christian band” issue, fan assumptions, the problem with labeling, and the behind-the-scenes factors with that. He also recently spoke with The Weeklings which you can read as well.
The Beckoning, an extreme progressive / gothic metal band from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada have released a new track called “Desolate Sanctuary” from their upcoming album. Check it out below.
Type (A) Alert will be releasing their new full length album, titled Into Depths, First Light, sometime this summer. In the meantime check out a lyric video for the track “Judges” below.
War Of Ages will be shooting a new music video for “Chaos Theory” this Monday June 25th at their home town show in Erie, PA. Details can be found below.
Desperate For A Name have released a lyric video for “Absolute Power Drives A Camaro”.
Skillet will be performing on this year’s Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival just before Seether & headliners Godsmack. Other acts on the tour include Buckcherry, Pop Evil, Escape The Fate and a bunch more.
Equal Vision Records have released a brand new Texas In July song called “Broken Soul” on Revolver but you can also check it out below. The song is the first chance to hear a recording with new vocalist J.T. Cavey. The band will be releasing a new album later this year.
Fuse.tv digital show Metalhead To Head’s new episode this week features Alex Skolnick (guitarist of Testament) and Michael Sweet (vocalist/guitarist of Stryper). Check out part 1 & 2 below. It’s a really good watch. The show airs every Tuesday at 1PM ET on Fuse.tv.
Black metal project Armath Sargon has released a new track called “Requiem”. The song will appear on the new album, titled From Damnation To Salvation, that is currently in progress. Check out the song & lyrics below.
Fit For A King’s vocalist, Ryan Kirby, posted a clip of a new track from the band’s upcoming record. The song is described as the “most metal song on the album”. Check it out below. The album is due out this fall on Solid State Records.
I, The Breather’s vocalist, Shawn Spann, was rushed to the hospital recently for an undisclosed ailment. Due to this he will miss the first week of Warped Tour. Marcus Barber, of Come The Dawn, will be filling in for him. The band’s new album, Life Reaper, is set to release on July 15th via Sumerian Records. Check out a new video here.
Check out Blood Thirsty, a brutal symphonic death metal outfit out of North Carolina. The new album, titled Sanguine River Absolution, will release on July 8th. You can pre-order a physical version here & digital here. Check out a new track called “Omniscient” below.
To celebrate In Humor And Sadness releasing 1 month from now, ’68 released a short song on their Instagram called “#15isallyouneed”. Check it out below.
Abated Mass Of Flesh will release their new album, titled The Omen King, on June 10th via Rottweiler Records. Check out the new track “Iniquitous Decimation” below. Pre-order on iTunes or Amazon. If you pre-order the physical version you can also get a free CD from either The Order Of Elijah or Behold The Kingdom.
Facedown Records have announced that War Of Ages new album, titled Supreme Chaos, will release July 22nd. They also released the song on the band’s website where you can also pre-order. Check out the track below.
’68, featuring Josh Scogin of Norma Jean & The Chariot fame, have released the first track aptly titled “Track One” from their upcoming new album In Humor And Sadness. Check it out below. The album will hit stores July 8th & pre-orders of physical copies & iTunes are available now.
War Of Ages have been posting clips of the artwork for their upcoming album titled Supreme Chaos. Check out the pictures below. Who is looking forward to this album?
Dissimulator have released their brand new album titled This Is Darkness on Bandcamp. Check out the music video for the title track below. You can also check out the entire new album. RIYL: Impending Doom, Whitechapel
Beartooth is streaming their new song “Relapse” through Metal Hammer today. “Relapse” is the seventh song released from Disgusting, and the fourth consecutive single released in the last four days. What do you think about this method of releasing the album? Shout out your opinions in the comments.
The Architect has only been around just over a year, and as such a young band it’s unfair to expect them to have it all figured out. This EP is a realistic reflection of that idea, and even through loose songwriting and poor production it’s plain to see that The Architect has a future.
We are thrilled to premiere the music video for Afterimage’s “Inborn Disintegration”. If you’re unfamiliar with the group they produce a melodic death metal band that blends elements of both American & European styles. If you have yet to pick up their latest album, titled Unveil The Unseen, you are are seriously missing out. For fans of Extol, Scar Symmetry, and Disarmonia Mundi.
Afterimage recently filmed a music video for the track “Inborn Disintegration” and Indie Vision Music will be premiering the video this Monday May 26th. Check out the teaser below. If you haven’t checked out their album, check out our previous album stream here.
Solid State have announced the signing of Indianapolis progressive metalcore outfit Forevermore & have debuted a brand new track called “Force Fed” . They will release their label debut, titled Telos, on July 22. Check out the new track, album cover, & tracklisting below.
Nick Hipa, former guitarist of As I Lay Dying & currently in Wovenwar, has responded to AltPress’ interview with Tim Lambesis. You can read his response below.
Demon Hunter are currently running a poster contest & you can check out the entries here. There are some pretty sweet designs. Which ones do you guys think are the best? The winner will win $500 and a Demon Hunter prize package. Two runners up will also take home prize packages.
Sad news to report. We covered this on our Facebook page this weekend but A Feast For Kings announced on Saturday that their vocalist Eric Gentry had passed away. It appears that there was an incident at his work. Please keep the band and Eric’s family & friends in your prayers.