'Fire Make Thunder' marks the fourth undertaking for the collaborative duo known as OSI. Formed in 2002 by Jim Matheos (Fates Warning, Arch/Matheos) and Kevin Moore (Chroma Key, former Dream Theater keyboardist), OSI is a long distance partnership, both musicians typically writing and recording alone and sending song ideas back and forth for further elaboration. Written and recorded throughout most of 2011, this latest release once again reflects the eclectic influences of both Matheos and Moore.
Arizona death merchants Job For A Cowboy today disclose a brand new hymn from their upcoming full-length. Entitled "Black Discharge," the fifth track off 'Demonocracy' smolders under the weight of its own sonic enormity. Brought to you exclusively HERE
German progressive rock/metal grandeurs Pigeon Toe have revealed the title track from their Lifeforce Records debut 'The First Perception', which is set to be released on April 24th in North America and a week later in Europe. Check out the track below.
Spanish thrash metallers Angelus Apatrida are back with a new studio album entitled 'The Call', which is to be released on April 30th in Europe and digitally on May 8th in North America via Century Media Records. A first taste of the relentless power displayed on The Call can now be experienced by checking out the dynamic opening track, "You Are Next" below.
Montreal, Canada power metallers Kemilon announce their debut album 'Twisted Storm' will be released in Canada on March 23rd. The official worldwide release date is set for April 10th, or sooner at some distributors.
At the end of January 2012, Die Hard Till Death (DHTD) traveled to Texas to record a new version of "The Will (Remix)". This version embodies the message of this song, "The will that never dies" with an intense melody, heavy undertones, and overall strength of sound. There's no need to deny, this song is a self- fulfilling prophecy!
Seattle duo Lux today issued another peek into the sound of its debut album 'We Are Not The Same', due for release on April 3rd, 2012. The new single "Coroner's Office" follows up the album's first single "The Window".
Swedish death metal unit Fetus Stench has released yet another new song from the upcoming album, 'Stillbirth'. Entitled "Stillborn Son," the song is currently streaming below. Listen and tell us what you think.
Margot And The Nuclear So And So's premiered a full album stream of their upcoming LP 'Rot Gut, Domestic', today exclusively HERE
. Produced by John Congleton (St. Vincent, Bill Callahan, The Walkmen) and not available in stores until this Tuesday, March 20th, the album can be heard in its entirety now.
Set to release their forthcoming album 'Elder Lore / The Dark Arts' out officially on Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 under their independent label Corpse Corrosion Music. Burnaby, BC melodic prog death thrashers Tribune are now exclusively streaming their metal infused neck breaker that debut at # 7 on Canadian College Radio Loud Charts this week on NefariousRealHERE
Capping off a year that found Scotland's Iron Claw being hailed as the rock n' roll comeback story of the decade, Iron Claw has roared back to build upon the momentum and notoriety gained in 2011.
Two tracks from 'Pyrophoric,' the new album by the Greek progressive/technical extreme metal band Mencea, are currently available for streaming. Check out opening cut "Phosphorous" below, and then visit their Facebook
to hear "Hounds."
Brendan Kelly And The Wandering Birds have announced they will be releasing their new album 'I'd Rather Die Than Live Forever' on March 27th on Red Scare! Check out the track listing below and get ready for new music. Also listen to the song "What's A Boy To Do?" HERE
Cevin Key's (Skinny Puppy) Morbid Angel remix "OmniDead "is steaming HERE
. 'Illud Divinum Insanus – The Remixes' was released by Season Of Mist on March 13th. Born out of the band's penchant for exploring new sounds, 'Illud Divinum Insanus – The Remixes' collects 39 fresh, sharp tracks created with the 'Illud Divinum Insanus – The Remixes' album material by the foremost names in the electro, industrial, and dj worlds. Laibach, Combichrist, The Toxic Avenger, Project Pitchfork and Punish Yourself are just a few of the remixer's on this mind-blowing collection.
Following several lauded LPs released through the Neurot Recordings, this May founding USX vocalist/guitarist Nate Hall will unveil his first solo full-length, as another extension of the eclectic Neurot roster.
The explosive West Coast hard rock outfit, Modern Day Escape, has released a new single, "The Syndicate," for download through iTunes
. The track appears on the band's upcoming sophomore full-length, 'Under The Gun', which will hit stores on March 26th via Standby Records.
The first single from Matt Skiba And The Sekrets is now available online. "Voices" is the lead track off the forthcoming debut, 'Babylon' which will be released on May 8th via Superball Music. 'Babylon' was produced by Cameron Webb (30 Seconds To Mars, Social Distortion, Pennywise) and offers ten-tracks of addictively dancy rock and sing along melodies. With a large variety of musical influences contributing to the impeccable album, similarities to Alkaline Trio's trademark sound are highlighted and combined with 80s post punk elements. Purchase it HERE
The All-American Rejects have now released the title track to their upcoming 4th studio album, 'Kids In The Street', releasing March 26th, 2012. Fans can listen to the song below. "Kids In The Street" follows the release of the album's official single, "Beekeeper's Daughter." The band has also released a track-by-track video talking about the songs and concept of the album.
After a first massive announcement a few weeks ago, concerning bands like Black Sun, Julie Christmas, Mouth Of The Architect, OCOAI, Rorcal, Terra Tenebrosa, The Winchester Club, or Year Of No Light | Mars Red Sky (Special collaboration), the Falling Down crew has just confirmed new contributors: Aidan Baker (of Nadja), Dyskinesia, Monarch, The Flying Eyes and Syndrome [with special collaboration of CHVE (AmenRa) and Josh Graham (A Storm of Light, Neurosis)].
Fearless Records has released Celldweller's Beast Remix of Motionless In White's track "Creatures" today as an iTunes Exclusive
. The remix showcases Celldweller's ability to blur the lines between rock and electronic genres and transforms this dark melodic metal track into an electro house banger sure to turn any dance floor into a mosh pit.