Known for their dark dance floor fillers, Lioness broaden the spectrum and release their debut full-length album, 'The Golden Killer', on New Romantic this April 17th, 2012. Produced by Leon Taheny (Owen Pallett, Holy Fuck), the 12 tracks shift between ecstatic dance and heavy rock moods, capturing the Lioness sound and vision: heavy jams you can dance to, draped in mystery and magic; Daft Punk meets Black Sabbath.
Hopeless Records is excited to announce the new upcoming EP from For The Foxes! "It took us a while to figure out where we wanted to take the sound of this band, but every second was worth it. To us, 'The Revolution' couldn't be a more perfect starting point for what's to come. These songs organically represent us as people, and we've never felt more comfortable in our own skin"- Nick Dungo, For The Foxes.
Noisy Canadian record label, No List Records has announced it will be releasing Montreal, Quebec's The Great Sabatini 4th release 'Matterhorn' which will be available on 12" vinyl and digitally on Tuesday, March 13th, 2012. The album was recorded at The Black Room on Montreal by Dustin Reid and mixed by Craig Boychuck(KEN mode, Kittens, Mares Of Thrace).
Stressed Sumo Records are proud to announce that You Slut! will release their 2nd album 'Medium Bastard' on April 16th, 2012. The long awaited follow up to 2007's 'Critical Meat.' As a taster the track "Magnifiererer" is streaming below.
All For Hope Records (Broadway Calls, Mixtapes, The Manix and Why I Hate) are proud to announce the signing of the San Francisco Bay Area's best kept secret, Civil War Rust. The band will be releasing their first full-length, 'The Fun & The Lonely,' via All For Hope Records on March 13th. The album, which is a follow up to their 'Death To False Hope' EP (recorded by Ryan of American Steel) was recorded by Willie Samuels (Broadway Calls, Green Day, Samiam, Pinhead Gunpowder andmany more) at Nu-Tone Studios in Pittsburgh, CA, with Ken Lee of Ken Lee Mastering (No Use For A Name, Black Cat Music, La Plebe and Foxboro Hot Tubs) handling the mastering duties. The artwork and layout wasdone by the infamous Tyler Gibson at Doom Toof Design.
Czech death metallers Brutally Deceased kick into 2012 with a vinyl release of debut album entitled 'Dead Lovers' Guide'. Originally released on CD via Lavadome 17 months ago, the album represents an immense death metal outburst in the best, old school Swedish tradition.
Relapse Records is extremely excited to announce the release of Australia's legendary death-doom pioneers diSEMBOWELMENT's seminal full-length debut, 'Transcendence Into The Peripheral', on vinyl for the first time ever. This groundbreaking opus of funeral doom will be limited to a one time pressing on gatefold double LP and is set for a May 8th release date.
'Bury The Light', the highly-anticipated fifth album from US melodic/power metal champions Pharaoh, is now available in North America via Cruz Del Sur Music. Heralded by critics across the globe, 'Bury The Light' is on the fast track to many year-end top ten lists.
Now, Now are incredibly happy to be releasing their sophomore album 'Threads', out today March 6th on Trans- Records. The album is the culmination of a long journey that began nearly a year ago at SXSW 2011 when they developed a friendship with Trans- founder and Death Cab For Cutie guitarist/producer Chris Walla. Later that summer the Twin Cities trio hopped in their van and drove 1800 miles cross country to record with producer Howard Redekopp (Tegan and Sara, New Pornographers, An Horse) in Vancouver. The initial reaction from fans and critics alike has been overwhelmingly positive, and has left the band excited for the year to come. Stream 'Threads' in full HERE
German thrash legends Holy Moses have created a short teaser for their 30th anniversary album. Check it out below the track listing. '30th Anniversary - In The Power Of Now' will be released through SPV/Steamhammer in Germany on April 20th, in Europe on April 23rd and in the USA/Canada in early May as a high class digipak with an extensive booklet featuring liner notes, rare photos and much more.
Tomorrow, DZ Deathrays will be releasing their debut US EP, 'No Sleep', via 3/4 (Bass Drum of Death, Odd Future). They're a two-piece based in Brisbane, AUS and the first thing that comes to mind when describing them is loud (in an awesome way). Some of their influences include Death From Above 1979, Wolfmother, The Bronx, and The White Stripes to help give an idea of their sound. They're coming stateside for a couple of shows in March, including a stop at SXSW, as well. Stream the new EP 'No Sleep' below.
'Lions Among Men', the eagerly-anticipated fourth full-length album from Portugal's experimental and avant-garde metal act The Firstborn, is released today in Europe. Four years in the making, this new effort is the follow-up to the band's highly acclaimed third album, 'The Noble Search' issued in 2008 and was recorded at MDL Studios with engineer André Tavares and mastered by Collin Jordan at The Boiler Room (Twilight, Ministry, Yob).
More than 20 years after they were originally recorded and for the first time packaged as a domestic release, Goomba Music is proud to offer, 'In Times Of Solitude' the pre-amble album from one of doom metal's pioneering bands, Solitude Aeturnus.
Brian Jonestown Massacre return with a new album, 'Aufheben', released through 'a' Records on May 1st, 2012. Listen to "I Want to Hold Your Other Hand" below the tour dates and track listing.
Third Time Lucky Rekords is proud announce their second release from their Up and
Comers series. TTLR will be re-releasing Eric Moeller And The Strummalongs' 2011 EP
'Sleepless' with a second release due out later this year.
For the first time as a domestic release, Goomba Music is proud to offer Sinister's 'Legacy Of Ashes,' the most recent album from one of extreme metal's iconic and enduring bands. One of The Netherland's most brutal death metal acts, Sinister has toured the globe with the likes of Suffocation, Cannibal Corpse and Deicide. 'Legacy Of Ashes' was produced at Soundlodge Studio with Jörg Uken (God Dethroned, Dew Scented, Defloration).
Shreveport, Louisiana natives and alternative rock/pop band Super Water Sympathy have released their debut album 'Vesper Belle', a collection of songs blending traditional alternative rock with the band's self-made genre of water pop. The genre, described by the Louisiana natives as "a synthesis of classic symphonic ambience with modern ethereal anthems" also pays particular attention to lyrical value and the support of an ethereal synthesis of guitar and keys.
Adestria's debut full-length album, 'Chapters', will be released on March 26th via Artery Recordings/Razor & Tie though fans can pre-order the album now in a variety of bundles HERE
. Fans can also view a lyric video for "Scarlett Letter" featuring Scott Barnes of In Fear And Faith below.
Solid State Records is pleased to announce the release of To Speak Of Wolves' second full-length album, 'Find Your Worth, Come Home', available online and in stores everywhere May 22nd.