Royal Thunder, the Atlanta-based quartet who release their debut album 'CVI' on May 22 (Relapse Records), recently recorded an in-studio performance of "Sleeping Witch" for indieATL, which can be viewed below. "Filming with indieATL was a very pleasant, professional experience," said Mlny Parsonz, vocalist and guitar player for Royal Thunder. "We are grateful to have been considered for this amazing experience. The end result is stellar footage." Three additional songs were filmed during the session, which will be made available soon.
'Harakiri', the new studio album from singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, poet and political activist Serj Tankian is set to be released July 10th on Reprise Records/Serjical Strike. Today, Serj released a teaser video set to the music of his first single, "Figure It Out." The video follows two thugs that kidnap, torture and water board an innocent mailbox. A proper music video for "Figure It Out" will follow in the near future.
Before the Swedish metal powerhouse went to Asia and Australia to present their latest album 'Khaos Legions' on their ongoing world tour, they found time to finish the third video for the album, "Under Black Flags We March". The video was once again produced by the Swedish director Patric Ullaeus (In Flames, Dimmu Borgir), and is the first video to feature the new guitarist Nick Cordle (from the US band Arsis) who replaced Chris Amott earlier this year.
Tomorrow sees the long awaited release of 'Carved Into Stone' the highly anticipated new studio album from Prong. The band recently filmed a video for the song "Revenge...Best Served Cold"; it was directed by Scott Hansen (Unearth, Whitechapel, Wretched). The video is being exclusively premiered today on Noisecreep. Get a first look at the video below.
Today Maryland's Dying Fetus have posted the first in a series of in-studio videos taken during the recording process of their forthcoming album 'Reign Supreme'. This video focuses on the drum tracking process for 'Reign Supreme'. View the video below.
Whitby, ON rocker Schoolcraft (vocalist of Mary And The Black Lamb) has been hitting the studio to record her EP which she recently announced will be called 'Rushing Through The Sky' and released by Arcane Records.
Canadian death metal act, Kataklysm, will release a multidisc DVD on June 19th entitled 'The Iron Will: 20 Years Determined', featuring a documentary and bonus CD materials. The set will depict the ups and downs of the band's long, turbulent career, as well as footage of Kataklysm's performance at last year's "Summer Breeze festival." The band has posted a third trailer for the upcoming release below.
New Years Day have premiered their music video for "Let's Get Dead". The live video was shot on multiple dates when the band was out on the "All The Rage Tour" with Blood On The Dance Floor this past October/November. The energetic anthem, "Let's Get Dead" is featured on The Mechanical Heart EP, the band's debut release on Hollywood Waste Records.
To the casual on-looker, PS I Love You's quick rise to the summit of the intensely competitive Canadian music landscape is the thing dreams are made of. Heck – just over one year ago the band released their highly praised homage to their hometown Kingston, Ontario. 'Meet Me At The Muster Station' was embraced by critics across the globe garnering consistently dazzling reviews. As a result PS I Love You's Benjamin Nelson and Paul Saulnier began to tour 'Muster Station' around the planet.
Hopeless Records is excited to announce We Are The In Crowd’s new video for the single,"Kiss Me Again" featuring Alex Gaskarth of All Time Low is iTunes Video of the Week. What does this mean you might ask? Well, you can purchase it FOR FREE! Get it HERE
until April 17th and catch the band this Summer on the 2012 Vans Warped Tour.
3 Inches Of Blood has posted their fourth and final studio webisode. It was filmed while the band was in the studio recording their stellar new album 'Long Live Heavy Metal,' which was released on March 26th and debuted on the Top 200 charts in the US and Canada.
San Francisco/North Bay progressive deathcore unit, Ænimus recently entered NB Studios in Santa Rosa, CA to begin recording their as yet untitled debut full length album with Drummer/Producer Nick Botelho. The band will be filming studio video updates throughout the recording process, and each video will contain short clips of brand new material in order to give fans a taste of what they can expect from the forthcoming album. The first clip showcasing Nick on drums can be seen below.
To advance the band's upcoming tour with Fun., Miniature Tigers premiere their seductive single "Sex On The Regular" with a fitting NSFW music video today below. Lead singer Charlie Brand, who is deeply inspired by the popular English painter David Hockney, illustrated the video's x-rated images in Hockney's fashion, which was assembled and edited by director Max Goldblatt. The high-energy dance track is off Miniature Tigers' brilliant abstract-pop record, Mia Pharaoh, which is out now on Modern Art Records (in conjunction with Warner Music's Independent Label Group).
Buzzing indie-rock band Imagine Dragons recently stopped by the television show 'Audio-Files' for an exclusive performance of unreleased track "Darkness." The clip was shot in the Las Vegas desert, and features the band putting on an intimate, acoustic rendition of the song. Check out the full Imagine Dragons episode, which will also include interview segments and a live video of the band's single, "It's Time".
Black Spiders three guitar head-banging rawk unit have premiered a video for the song "Kiss Tried To Kill Me" online. The song appears on the band’s forthcoming U.S. debut, 'Sons Of The North,' which drops on April 17th via Dark Riders/Red Eye.
Following the release of their Hereditas 10" late last summer, Brazilian grindcore faction Desalmado took Europe by storm on a brutal D.I.Y.-style November/December tour. The three-week venture saw the crew taking their crushing South American-style hate-fueled attack through Portugal, Spain, Belgium, Holland, France, Germany, and more, all compiled in a killer new video documentary. See the quintet's beer-swilling, prank-filled, mosh-powered trip through the continent below.
Hard rocker Sal Piamonte released his newest self-recorded and self-produced album Lives In Devil City in October of 2011. The disc's first official single is the song "Take Me Home" and the radio-edited version thereof recently got its own music video. The clip above was directed and edited by Justin Aresta in association with Kambites Productions and Grand Family Entertainment Inc.
Toronto expat Allyson Baker has spent five years putting together the debut LP for Dirty Ghosts. However with the sudden departure of Carson Binks in 2011, she was inspired to rethink, rebuild and re-record the songs and, with the help of a drummer, transform Dirty Ghosts' bedroom beat-box experiments into stage-ready rockers. Featuring 10 original songs produced by Baker, American hip-hop artist Aesop Rock, and Jason Carmer (Run DMC, Third Eye Blind, The Explosion), 'Metal Moon' sees the band putting the disco into discord. Using everything from dubby funk ("Shout It In") to minimalist electro ("Steamboat To Concord") to vintage Van Halen-esque contorto-riffs ("19 in '71"), each track showcases the emotional intensity of Baker's voice.
Canadian heavy metal outfit, Threat Signal, has debut the music video for the track, "Comatose," taken from their self-titled third studio album. Threat Signal's devastating live attack from the stage, as well as some backstage shenanigans, captured and arranged by director, Tommy Jones.
Germany’s iconic thrash metal band, Tankard, is currently in Studio 23 in Frankfurt working with producer, Michael Mainx (Bohse Onkelz, Der W, Disbelief, D-A-D), on the band’s Nuclear Blast debut. The band has posted a second studio report online. Both updates can be see just below.