Watch full Light the Torch performance at Saint Vitus

On Monday July 9, Light the Torch took the stage at a packed-to-capacity Saint Vitus in Brooklyn, New York, for the first time ever as a band. Revolver documented the entire experience with a three-camera shoot, and the show was streamed live via Facebook. One-off live versions of tracks "The Bitter End," "Calm Before the Storm," "The Safety of Disbelief" and "Die Alone" have... Continue Reading →

Killswitch Engage announces rescheduled U.S. tour dates for fall

Fresh off its summer European tour with Iron Maiden, Killswitch Engage has announced the rescheduled dates from its spring 2018 tour. The band was forced to postpone a handful of dates in late April and early May due to singer Jesse Leach undergoing vocal cord surgery. The band will play make up shows in the four markets (Sayreville, Poughkeepsie,... Continue Reading →

Killswitch Engage signs with Metal Blade Records

Metal Blade Records has signed veteran metalcore act Killswitch Engage to its roster and, partnering with Sony Music Entertainment outside North America, will release its upcoming album in 2019 worldwide. "I have been a huge fan and friend of Killswitch for a long time, so it is truly an honor to be able to work with them. So happy to... Continue Reading →

INTERVIEW: Eugene Parkomenko of Black Wizard

Black Wizard has been honing its blend of classic, doom and thrash metal since the group of high school friends came together in 2009 in Vancouver. The quartet got its biggest break to date in 2016, when it was selected as the opening act for the Volbeat/Killswitch Engage tour. Riding that momentum into the next... Continue Reading →

REVIEW: Light the Torch – ‘Revival’

Review by Greg Maki ----- Light the Torch is a new name, but its latest release, “Revival,” isn’t quite a debut. The band formerly known as Devil You Know released two albums—”The Beauty of Destruction” (2014) and “They Bleed Red” (2015)—before legal issues with a former drummer resulted in the name change. Given the turmoil... Continue Reading →

Light the Torch shares new song ‘Calm Before the Storm’

Light the Torch, formerly known as Devil You Know, has shared the new song "Calm Before the Storm," from its upcoming album "Revival," out March 30 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. "'Calm Before the Storm' is just a fun song," said singer Howard Jones. "It pairs well with good friends and a road trip. We hope you'll enjoy... Continue Reading →

Light the Torch introduces new drummer in video

Light the Torch, formerly known as Devil You Know, has released the first video trailer for its upcoming new album, "Revival." In the trailer, the band introduces new drummer Mike "Scuzz" Sciulara. Watch it below. Light the Torch will release "Revival" on March 30 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment on March 30. The band previously shared the song "Die... Continue Reading →

Light the Torch (formerly Devil You Know) to release ‘Revival’ on March 30

Light the Torch (formerly known as Devil You Know) will release its new album, "Revival," on March 30 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The band has shared the song "Die Alone," which opens "Revival." Hear the new song below. "'Die Alone' is basically a note I had written to myself a couple years ago, and it seemed to really... Continue Reading →

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