3 Inches of Blood has released a lyric video for their track, "Storming Juno," taken from their most recent album, Long Live Heavy Metal. The band has stayed on the road throughout 2012, continually supporting the album. Produced by Terry "Sho" Murray (City of Fire, DOA), the astounding twelve-track achievement offers an explosion of sound, setting new standards for the traditional metal genre. Next month, the heavy metal veterans will embark on a headlining West Coast run. The two-week trek will feature special guest Huntress as main support, and Hookers as the tour opener.
Hollywood Undead have just unleashed "We Are," the explosive debut single from their upcoming third album, Notes from the Underground. The band is wrapping up a busy year of touring in 2012, while still releasing a brand new record. The year has seen Hollywood Undead play huge festivals including Epicenter 2012, Summerfest, Aftershock, Rock Fest and many more. They will be getting right back into things in the new year when Notes from the Underground is released in January.
Las Vegas has watched local Sin City rock group Otherwise move their way up from a hometown favorite to national name. Otherwise has had widespread radio success with their first single "Soldiers", which became the first song by an unsigned artist to ever occupy the #1 spot on the Sirius Octane channel. Otherwise just wrapped up a tour with My Darkest Days and have just announced a handful of dates with Daughtry and 3 Doors Down.
Love and Death is the new band from former Korn guitarist Brian "Head" Welch. The group formed in 2009 when Welch decided to have band try outs on YouTube. There have been a few lineup changes over the last couple of years as the band has tried to carve its own identity, but now the lineup is firm and Love and Death is set to release its new record Between Here & Lost on November 19th. The first single "The Abandoning" has been released in the form of a lyric video.
Michigan electronica/post-hardcore newcomers The Monsters I've Met, whom features former members of Famous Last Words, are excited to announce that their new album, Lights Out!, will be released October 31st or more commonly known as Halloween. Formed earlier this year, the band has released the lyric video for “Sink Or Swim,” a guitar play through video for the title track, and been featured on Arkaik Clothing’s Summer Sampler.
All That Remains have released a brand new lyric video for "You Can’t Fill My Shadow" from their forthcoming new studio album, A War You Cannot Win. On October 30th All That Remains will hit the road with Dethklok, Machine Head, and special guests The Black Dahlia Murder and will serve as direct support to Dethklok (alternating with Machine Head). The tour kicks off in Norfolk, Virginia and will make more than 30 stops throughout the United States and Canada before coming to an end in Atlanta, Georgia.
Along Came A Spider will be releasing their debut, If We Were Normal Men, on October 30th. Formed at the end of 2009 by guitarist Justin Sobota, Along Came A Spider has spent the last few years developing a lineup that featured the talent at each position in the band needed to reach further than the small confines of the Ohio metal community. The band is hitting every corner of Ohio on tour this Fall.
Pittsburgh’s Voices and Vessels are excited to announce their signing with Fort Charter Records. The band will release their follow-up to this Spring's Rebuilder, entitled Those Who Deceive, January 1st, 2013. Forming in December of 2010, the band has worked hard in all of their endeavors to get them to where they are today. In May of 2011, the band self-released an EP entitled Destroyer which the band decided to give away for free to market themselves all across the world. This was followed up with their debut Rebuilder which came out this past Spring.
This Fall The Seeking will embark on their first U.S. tour opening for Woe Is Me, Chunk! No Captain Chunk, Our Last Night, Secrets, and Capture The Crown. The band recently released their new album, Yours Forever, which was produced by Colby Wedgeworth (The Maine, Burn Halo, This Century, Austin Gibbs) and fuses together precise metal intensity with impenetrable melodic sensibility, yielding a sound that's utterly undeniable and often uplifting. The Sacramento quintet continually delivers on stage, flooring crowds at festivals such as Van’s Warped Tour and Rock & Roots.
Dallas, Texas’ Crown The Empire have announced a November 20 release for their Rise Records debut LP, The Fallout. The band will support the release by touring as direct support for Motionless In White this Fall. Forming in 2010, Crown The Empire started out with a goal to separate themselves in a genre often cluttered with copy-cat bands. They combined their love for the hardcore genre with infectious, loud, and powerful choruses of generations before their own, and ultimately created a fresh new approach to heavier music.
Kill Devil Hill the new band featuring acclaimed drummer Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Heaven and Hell, Dio) and bassist Rex Brown, (Pantera, Down) guitar slinger Mark Zavon and lead vocalist Dewey Bragg are continuing their onslaught in support of their self-titled debut album. They will hit the road again in November playing select headline dates and supporting legendary shock rocker Alice Cooper. This jaunt kicks off November 15th and runs through December 1st.
With their infectious, hard-hitting rap-rock tracks and tireless touring, Los Angeles' Hollywood Undead have built a rabid base of dedicated fans. The band has sold over 1 million records in the United States alone, and about 1.5 million records worldwide and will be adding a lot to that with the upcoming release of their as of yet untitled new album. The first single from the new album is called "Dead Bite" and fortunately for fans, it was just released to the public.
The Sword just released a lyric video for their new song "Eyes of the Stormwitch" from their latest record Apocryphon. The video was created and directed by P.R. Brown, who also created the lyric video for the album title track, "Apocryphon." The Sword commence their first U.S tour in support of Apocryphon next Monday, October 29th in Corpus Christi, Texas. The tour will be something of a marathon, not wrapping up until December 18th in Houston.
Indianapolis' Christian hardcore outfit Conquerors is pleased to announce their signing with Hotfoot Records. The band is currently working on their Brian Thorburn (Haste The Day) produced debut album Dark Days//Sanctuary which will be released in January. Conquerors will be heading out on the United States/Canada "Apocalyptour" with Corpus Christi and Behold! This stint will be followed by with a tour with From The Eyes of Servants and Hotfoot Records label mates xHONORx.
Dismiss The Serpent has released their lead single off of Afterlies entitled "War Of Us All." The track will be featured on the band’s forthcoming release due out later this year. Dismiss The Serpent was created as a means to bring longtime friends together. Taking their name from the concept of laying your evil intents aside and always knowing that the draw of deceit will always be present, Dismiss The Serpent has self-released an EP, released a single on Matchless Records, and is set to release their new album on We Are Triumphant.
Heaven's Cry, who just headlined the ProgPower Europe festival, have also been announced to perform at the 2013 ProgPower USA festival in Atlanta, Georgia. They will be continuing to support Wheels of Impermanence, which marks the first new music from the band since they took a seven year hiatus in 2004. To commemorate the release of the new single, the band has released a lyric video for the song.
San Francisco/North Bay progressive deathcore unit, Ænimus have just unleashed the lyric video for the track "Inertia", taken from their forthcoming as yet untitled debut album. The lyric video for "Inertia" was put together by Ænimus guitarist Sean Swafford who tried to do something different from other typical lyric videos that reflected the song's lyrical content. Ænimus are currently wrapping up the recording process for their debut album at NB Recording in Santa Rosa, California. An official release date has not been set.
Baltimore post-hardcore outfit Camisado is set to release the brand new album, Faceless, to their eagerly waiting fans next Tuesday, October 9th. The follow up to 2011’s EP Pulse will be the band’s fourth release and second full-length since the band was officially formed back in 2008. Faceless features twelve hard hitting tracks that contain crunching guitars, soaring melodies, and intriguing electronica selections while also being innovative.
Geoff Tate has unveiled the lyric video for his new song "Dark Money." The politically-charged track is the first to be revealed from Tate's upcoming solo album Kings & Thieves, due out November 6, 2012 on InsideOut Music. Internationally recognized as the acclaimed voice of Queensryche, Tate is one of the most respected vocalists in the history of hard rock and metal, having sold over 20 million records and received four Grammy nominations. He will head out this month on a two-month tour in support of his new album, including a two week Canadian run with metal legend Alice Cooper.
Camisado is set to release their brand new album Faceless on October 9th. The follow up to 2011’s EP Pulse will be the band’s fourth release and second full-length since the band came together in 2008. Faceless will be the band's second full-length album and features twelve crushing and innovative tracks. Throughout the four years since Camisado formed, the band has played to Warped Tour audiences, been managed by Outerloop Management, and amassed over 10,000 fans on Facebook.