Namesake have just unveiled their new single, "The Movement," taken from their debut album Borders & Fences. The explosive track is streaming in full on SoundCloud and is the follow-up to the lead-off single, "Worlds Away." Both tracks, as well as the rest of the album, were produced by James Paul Wisner (New Found Glory, Dashboard Confessional, Paramore).
New Hotfoot Records signing Gateways has just released a brand new song entitled "Stop and Think." The track will be featured on their forthcoming Winter 2012 release Departures and may be heard just below.
Norwegian quintet, Blood Command has announced a forthcoming full-length Funeral Beach to be released on October 30th in the U.S. The female fronted noise-core/post-hardcore unit blends technical dissonance with more melodic moments and a rhythmic attack seamlessly. On their forthcoming self-produced full-length (which is their first full-length since 2010’s Ghostclocks) vocalist Silje says: "On our previous albums, our song-writing was more primal and more impulsive. This is the first album where we were being perfectionists from start to finish, being very choosy in our guitar sounds, how the vocals sound. It’s much catchier but also much heavier!"
Tampa, FL band Miggs will release their fifth album, 15th & Hope, on September 11 via the Elm City Music label (EMI distribution). The album's first single, "Stars," was released to AAA radio stations nationwide in June as well as a video for the song. A three-week tour, along with Stephen Kellogg and the Sixers, will commence on October 17 in Seattle at Tractor Tavern. Grab the new, hit single "Stars" for free just above and share with your buddies.
Oslo, Norway’s brutal punk quartet Okkultokrati have completed their newest studio full-length release, Snakereigns, and plan on jamming it into humankind’s back like a rusty prison shank this Fall.
Antropomorphia formed in a small town in Holland in 1989. Over the years they got more and more brutal, released several demos and the Necromantic Love Songs MCD in 1993, but went on a hiatus in the late '90s since when other projects took precedence. Fast forward 2009 when other projects moved into the background, Antropomorphia got back to work The line-up is still the same, original members, F (vox/guitar), M (drums), S (bass) form the trinity that is Antropomorphia.
Slightly Stoopid has just released their latest album entitled Top of the World via their own Stoopid Records label. This is the group's seventh studio album to date and features a number of prominent guest appearances including reggae legends Don Carlos of Black Uhuru and Barrington Levy, "unofficial 8th member" Karl Denson (of Greyboy Allstars), longtime band friend and touring partner G. Love and Angelo Moore (frontman of legendary funk, rock, ska band Fishbone) just to name a few.
The latest single, "Blackened Blue" from the multinational hard rock/metal band Meldrum is available now on iTunes
. "Blackened Blue" is the second single from Meldrum's long awaited third album Lifer
due out this Fall via Reversed Records. The album was produced by producer and engineer Rob Shallcross (Strapping Young Lad, GWAR, Zimmers Hole, West of Hell) and Gene Hoglan (Testament, Dethklok, Death, Dark Angel). Check out the song below.
Masachist has revealed the full details on their forthcoming sophomore full-length, Scorned. The anticipated follow-up to the Polish death metal squad’s 2009-released Death March Fury was recorded at Monroe Sound Studio, with final production touches taken care by guitarist Aro. Featuring nine brutal and intricate songs, Scorned will be released worldwide by Selfmadegod Records on September 3rd, 2012.
Spheric Universe Experience are gearing up for the release of their latest masterpiece The New Eve September 11th via Nightmare Records. Today the band has released the first single from the album entitled "The Day I Died". The track is available to stream below and you should check it out immediately. The single is now available for purchase on iTunes, Amazon and CD Baby.
Satan's Wrath have just launched the first single from their new album Galloping Blasphemy
. Stream the song "Between Belial And Satan" below and hit this link for pre-orders
that include CD, LP, as well as CD/LP and t-shirt bundles. The band's debut release, Galloping Blasphemy
, contains nine tracks of unholy terror and is to be released on September 25th in North America, and September 21/24 in Europe.
With their brand new record releasing next week, The Chariot debuted a brand new track titled, "In," last week to much critical acclaim. "One Wing is the culmination of everything I understand The Chariot to be, and no one else could have made this record," says The New Review. The PRP more aggressively states, "The Chariot have delivered an album that practically spits blood through your speakers." The band recently launched pre-order packages with brand new merch designs. Each physical preorder from the band will receive a link to a live version of "Speak" and the track "and" from the One Wing demo recording sessions.
"Burning Leaves," the new single from Finland's favorite folk metal collective, Ensiferum, is currently streaming online - check it out below. The track comes off the band’s fifth studio offering, Unsung Heroes. Set for North American release on September 18, 2012 via Spinefarm Records US, Unsung Heroes is over an hour long and sees the long-running five-piece pushing their signature sound to bold new heights of drama and excess.
Harrisburg, PA pop punks, Handguns, have posted a new song off their upcoming debut full-length, Angst
. Check out the track here just below. Angst
, out September 25th on Pure Noise Records, is now available for pre-order at THIS LINK
. Handguns will be out on a headline tour this September and October with support from Forever Came Calling, State Champs and Allison Weiss. The trek will hit major U.S. cities from September 19 to October 7th.
Swedish death metal overlords Evocation will release their fourth studio album, Illusions Of Grandeur, on September 24th in Europe and on October 23rd in North America via Century Media Records. With 10 tracks of supreme Swedish death metal, Illusions Of Grandeur is a perfect mélange of Stockholm rawness and Gothenburg epics. The album was recorded at IF Studios (In Flames, The Haunted) and Evocation Studios with producer Roberto Laghi (In Flames), and it features cover artwork by Xaay, who previously worked with Evocation on Apocalyptic's art. As a very special guest, Johan Hegg of Amon Amarth laid down guest vocals on the song "Into Submission."
Southern California hard rock trio Kyng formed in Los Angeles in early 2008.
Progressive groove metallers Stealing Axion will release their new album, Moments, on August 27th in Europe and August 28th in North America via InsideOut Music, and in anticipation of this release, the band has now posted another track from their upcoming debut full-length. To hear the track "47 Days Later" just hit play below!
Chaos Records is proud to announce the second offering from Swedish Deathpunk Commandos Turbocharged on September 2nd. Titled Christ Zero, the MCD is 25-minutes of anti-Christian warfare propaganda, including five tracks of theme-based blasphemy. A limited edition (500 copies) four-panel digipak will also be available. Mastered by Rikard Lofgren at Leon Music Studios (Vomitory, Enforcer) and burning even hotter than 2010's AntiXtian, the new EP is highly recommended for fans of Venom, Children of Technology, and Discharge. Chaos Records is currently streaming the track "G-Virus" - listen below.
Swedish dark rock/metal heavyweight, Katatonia, has launched a promotional video for its upcoming "Epic Kings & Idols" North American tour. The clip features the brand new song, "Buildings," in its entirety, taken from the band’s impending ninth studio album, Dead End Kings, out August 28th via Peaceville Records. Check it right now, just below.
Infamous NYC street punks The Casualties have debuted "My Blood. My Life. Always Forward." from their highly-anticipated new record Resistance. "My Blood. My Life. Always Forward." is the lead-off track from Resistance, and the new track the band was playing as part of their headlining set throughout this Summer's "Tonight We Unite!" tour. Get a first listen to the track right below and leave a comment or like.