Grab some corn, this shit is about to pop off!
The Cavalera brothers are back! Max and Iggor Cavalera, who created some of the most influential metal records in music history with SEPULTURA and inspiring the heavy and extreme music scene over decades, are currently hard at work in the studio in Phoenix, Arizona, to record the fourth album of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY!
TAU CROSS, the multinational punk/heavy metal collective featuring Amebix bassist/frontman Rob "The Baron" Miller, Voivod drummer Michel "Away" Langevin, and members of cult crust outfits Misery and War//Plague, has announced their second full-length album, Pillar Of Fire, due out July 21st on CD, 2xLP, and digital formats via Relapse Records.
Dead Cross, the hardcore band featuring Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer, Suicidal Tendencies, Misfits), Justin Pearson (The Locust, Retox), Michael Crain (Retox, Festival of Dead Deer) and Mike Patton (Faith No More, Tomahawk), have announced their first North American tour dates.
Finnish grindcore powerhouse ROTTEN SOUND have released an explosive live video for the track "Trashmonger". The video, captured live during the band's most recent tour is streaming and available for sharing here.
ARCH ENEMY are back!
Pine is a band out of Ottawa, Canada that I could only describe as a shoegaze/emo/punk hybrid, female fronted with awesome vocals and an atmospheric melodic backdrop. Deep with feeling and melancholy, this struck a chord with me immediately.
Ontario, Canada's post-hardcore heavyweights, Silverstein have announced their biting new full length, Dead Reflection, due out July 14th via Rise Records. To celebrate the announcement the band has premiered their massive new track, "Retrograde".
Clevo Hardcore stalwarts INTEGRITY announce full album details for "Howling, For The Nightmare Shall Consume" out July 14th on CD/2xLP/Deluxe 3xLP/CS/Digital via Relapse Records!
To celebrate the ten year anniversary of their classic album, Colors, Between The Buried And Me will embark on a special tour this September/October, which will see the band perform the record in its entirety! Dubbed the "Colors Ten Year Anniversary Tour", the trek also features The Contortionist, Polyphia, and Toothgrinder as support.
Vancouver's ANCIIENTS have announced new North American tour dates. The tour begins on June 9, and see the band travelling throughout the US and Canada in support of GOATWHORE. A full list of confirmed tour dates can be found below.
On May 19th, international metal superstars DragonForce will release their new studio album, Reaching Into Infinity, via Metal Blade Records in the USA. Today, the band has launched a video for the new single, "Ashes of the Dawn", directed by Ivan Colic, plus produced by Stanimir Lukic - Staca and iCODE Team in Serbia in May 2017.