San Diego-based metallic hardcore outfit, MIZERY, has completed their brazen debut LP, Absolute Light, which is being finalized for a July release.
Having delivered five killer albums boasting some of the most potent, technical and abrasive metal unleashed over the last decade, it would be easy for REVOCATION to sit back and rest upon their laurels. However, with their constant drive to push their sound ever forward and refusal to compromise their integrity, this could never be the case - and Great Is Our Sin is their most dynamic, boundary-pushing and weighty release to date.
Colorado-based progressive apocalyptic wasteland metal duo, COBALT, today confirms the details of their Fall live takeover. Set to commence on September 1st in Seattle, Washington and run through nearly two dozen cities, the voyage includes an appearance at Hopscotch Fest in Raleigh, North Carolina as well as a special performance with Wolves In The Throne Room in Washington, DC, and will come to a close on September 24th in Denver, Colorado. Support will be provided by Germany's infernal metal duo, Mantar.
Rhode Island-based doom metal trio, PILGRIM, has confirmed three special shows with Castle and Blizaro this August.
Southern California-based veteran sludge-rock trailblazers, -(16)-, return with their seventh full-length album. Entitled Lifespan Of A Moth, the offering is clearly the band's heaviest, darkest, and most complex material to date.
Celebrated Chicago post-metal/rock trio Russian Circles are thrilled to announce their highly-anticipated sixth studio album, Guidance, due out August 5th from Sargent House. This 7-song, 40-minute LP was recorded by Kurt Ballou at GodCity Studio in Salem, MA and showcases Russian Circles at their best and most realized yet in their decade-long career. Check out the teaser video for Guidance now on YouTube.
Two of progressive metal's most influential bands will join forces for the "Transcending the Coma Tour" this fall: Between the Buried and Me and Devin Townsend Project have plotted a co-headlining run, with Fallujah as support! Tickets will be on sale on Friday, May 20th at 10:00am local time online or through local venue ticket outlets; check here for all dates!
Progressive death metal faction, ARKAIK, will embark upon a fifteen-date US headlining tour this Summer. The Make America Shred Again Tour 2016 will run from July 2nd through July 24th. Support will be provided by Vale Of Pnath and Singularity with additional dates to be announced in the coming weeks.
Colorado's supreme doom metal quartet, KHEMMIS, has confirmed a series of tour dates preceding and including the band's impending performance at the mighty maiden installation of Migration Fest this August. Additionally, the band enters the studio today in order to bring their second album to fruition.
Post-rock industriallists' INAEONA are excited to announce they will return to clubs throughout the U.S. with their magnetic stage presence this summer! The trio will meet up with Chicago death-grind outfit Immortal Bird at Salt Lake City's Crucial Fest (Russian Circles, Valient Thorr) and continue to trek along the West Coast until July 1.
Old-school death metal squad, GRUESOME, has just shared a savage new music video for the title track from their forthcoming EP, Dimensions Of Horror.
Party Smasher Inc, the multi-faceted collective founded by Ben Weinman (The Dillinger Escape Plan, Giraffe Tongue Orchestra), has announced a global partnership with Cooking Vinyl. Read more here to check out what to expect from the new label.
The 7th annual GWAR B-Q will be held on August 20th in beautiful Richmond, VA at historic Hadad's Lake. GWAR will of course be performing a set full of murder and mayhem, and now, it pleases your Intergalactic Overlords to divulge the first round of bands that have been confirmed for this year's outrageous event!