Each week, we’ll highlight the Top 5 social media posts from the hundreds of bands, websites and artists we follow!
Each week, we'll highlight the Top 5 social media posts from the hundreds of bands, websites and artists we follow!
Myrkur, a.k.a. Danish multi-instrumentalist Amalie Bruun, has announced the forthcoming release of a new EP, "Juniper," set for December 7th, and offered up a lush, stirring video for the record's title track. Shot on 16mm film, the clip combines a wide-eyed and in-your-face performance by Bruun, woven into scenes featuring a small, blonde girl in... Continue Reading →
Attila vocalist Chris Fronzak’s much talked about new project with Da Boi J, dubbed Bone Crew, released its self-titled EP on August 3 via Fronzak's label, Stay Sick Recordings. The first single, “Back It Up” mashes up late ‘90’s hip-hop with Atilla’s deathcore in a completely original way, creating a self-proclaimed new subgenre: “trap metal.” As ridiculous as... Continue Reading →
After hearing this track on SiriusXM's Liquid Metal, my pick of the week goes to Philadelphia's Jesus Piece. A self-proclaimed hardcore band, this music borders on death metal, in particular with this song, "Punish" (listen below). The band just released its full-length, "Only Self" on August 24th via Southern Lord. Buy the album in various... Continue Reading →
Have you ever wondered what Amon Amarth's Johan Hegg would sound like on a ballad? No? Me neither. But what about on a modern day "Close My Eyes Forever?" Still no? Nevertheless, there's no longer the need to wonder because now we have our answer in the form of the new track from the legendary... Continue Reading →
Though I've been slacking on my picks of the week, today's is a good one: Europe’s biggest crossover band, Rise Of The Northstar. Having recently checked them out via YouTube Music, I was pleasantly surprised when this press release reached me the very next day. Rise Of The Northstar has recently joined one of independent... Continue Reading →
In the wake of the shocking death of drummer, Vinnie Paul, it's bittersweet hearing that Pantera's "Cowboys From Hell" turns 28 years old today. The album was released under the radar on July 24, 1990 and started a heavy metal legacy that still ignites fans worldwide. I was 13 years old at the time of... Continue Reading →
My pick of the week goes to Polish death metal masters Decapitated. Now that the band's legal problems are behind them, they can once again concentrate on music and touring. The band were charged with kidnapping and gang raping a women concert-goer post-show in Spokane, Washington State, August 31, 2017. All charges were then eventually... Continue Reading →