We Came As Romans Announce Co-Headline Tour With Chiodos

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With Special Guests Sleepwave & Slaves   Tickets On Sale November 1st at Noon Local Time   VIP Packages On Sale Now   October 29th, 2014 – We Came As Romans and Equal Vision Records are thrilled to announce the band’s upcoming co-headline tour with Chiodos! Special guests include Sleepwave … Continue reading



Warner Bros. Records (WBR) announced that it has signed a global recording contract with renowned rapper Mac Miller, as well as with his record label REMember Music. Since beginning his career, in 2007 aged 15,Mac has released two studio albums, two EPs, and eleven mixtapes, and sold more than 5.4 … Continue reading

Mike Doughty at Club Cafe Nov. 24


MIKE DOUGHTY: The Question Jar Show Monday, Nov 24 Club Cafe 56 S. 12th Street Pittsburgh, PA phone: 412.431.4950 http://clubcafelive.com/ Showtime: 8 PM Tickets: $18.00 Ages 21+ Singer/songwriter MIKE DOUGHTY’s national tour in October and November will feature duo shows, with longtime foil Andrew “Scrap” Livingston on cello. All will … Continue reading

The Apache Relay at Mr. Small’s Theatre November 23


Nashville-based band The Apache Relay will be in town performing at Mr. Small’s Theatre on November 23. The show celebrates their new self-titled album, which is out now to widespread acclaim.  The first single, “Katie Queen of Tennessee” premiered on Rolling Stone who asserts, “…echoes classic Gamble and Huff productions before folding … Continue reading

DEATHBREED: Swedish Death Metal Monsters Sign with Rogue Records America

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On first listen you understand just how serious DEATHBREED are about making a name for themselves. The music is punishing, unrelenting and at times chaotic. Upon continued listening, you also come to realize that this band will emerge on the scene as a juggernaut for death metal. DEATHBREED takes inspiration … Continue reading

SICK OF IT ALL premiere new video “Road Less Traveled”


SICK OF IT ALL have shot and released the first video from their album, LAST ACT OF DEFIANCE, released last month, for the song “Road Less Traveled.”  The band is also geared up to start their full US Tour this weekend.  See tour dates below.  The band had this to … Continue reading

Rubblebucket w/ Landlady @ The Rex Theater Pittsburgh 11/01


In case you haven’t heard of Rubblebucket, they’re one of the current torchbearers in art-rock and their new album Survival Sounds (Communion Records) just debuted to much critical acclaim. As amazing as the band is on record, in order to truly appreciate how special of an act they really are you need to … Continue reading

GWAR Slaughters Another 80’s Anthem for The A.V. Club/ Live @Mr. Smalls Pittsburgh 12/8


GWAR ETERNAL TOUR Going on Now!   For the third year in a row, your Lords and Masters GWAR return to The A.V. Club to take part in the A.V. Undercover Series. The A.V. Undercover Series features artists covering other artists’ music. GWAR‘s first offering tackled the Kansas classic, “Carry on … Continue reading

Mystery Skulls “Forever” album out NOW, releases “Magic” and “Number 1″ both featuring Brandy and Nile Rodgers

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MYSTERY SKULLS RELEASES TWO SONGS ‘MAGIC’ AND ‘NUMBER 1′ BOTH FEATURING BRANDY & NILE RODGERS DEBUT ALBUM ‘FOREVER’ OUT TODAY ON WARNER BROS. RECORDS   October 27, 2014:  Burbank, CA:    “[Mystery Skulls] has consistently dropped some of the most addictive, hypnotizing disco-pop jams you’ll hear this year…” – COMPLEX   “There’s something about his … Continue reading

REVIEW: Run the Jewels 2 Is El-P and Killer Mike On Top Once Again


Run the Jewels 2 was regarded by its creators, rappers Jaime “El-P” Meline and Michael “Killer Mike” Render as a darker album. Barely a year after the release of their superb Run the Jewels collaboration album, El-P and Killer Mike were already looking toward the future, ready to deliver another … Continue reading

DROWNING POOL Kicks Off “Sinner” 13th Anniversary Tour + 2-Disc Anniversary Deluxe Edition, Out November 11, 2014 via Bicycle Music


Last week, Texas platinum hard rock quartet DROWNING POOL kicked off their US tour celebrating the “Unlucky 13th Anniversary” of the release of their seminal debut record, Sinner, which features the chart-topping hard rock anthem, ‘Bodies’. In celebration of 13 years, the band is performing Sinner it its entirety at … Continue reading

KINGS DESTROY in Pittsburgh with Pentagram TONIGHT!!!


Brooklyn doom titans KINGS DESTROY will are hitting the road with Pentagram for a trek through the Midwest and East Coast and will be playing in Pittsburgh tonight at Mr. Small’s Theater.  KINGS DESTROY released their colossal clobbering of an opus A Time of Hunting last year and will be looking to release a follow up LP … Continue reading

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY Debut Video For “Babylonian Pandemonium” on Metal Injection

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No one can delude Max and Igor Cavalera anymore. The two SEPULTURA founders show with CAVALERA CONSPIRACY what it means to shoot Thrash and Death Metal straight into the world. They will do this with their new studio album Pandemonium which will be released on November 3rd in the UK … Continue reading

JOHNNY WORE BLACK Teams Up with DAVE ELLEFSON on “Walking Underwater Pt. 2″

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“Sometimes one album is so good, it has to be split into two! This is certainly the case with UK artist JOHNNY WORE BLACK…” – Hellhound Music   Ask any new or professional musician what it’s like to be involved in the music business, and they’ll tell you that it … Continue reading



Rising young pop artist Jake Miller will release the digital version his debut EP for Warner Bros. Records, entitled Lion Heart, on iTunes on November 4th. A physical CD will follow in stores at F.Y.E. on November 24th. Lion Heartfeatures five tracks, including “First Flight Home,” “Ghost,” featuring Nikki Flores, … Continue reading

A Skylit Drive Announce New Acoustic Album as Bassist and Drummer Move On


READ AN OFFICIAL STATEMENT FROM THE BAND VIA ALTPRESS BUY THE FULL-LENGTH ALBUM RISE ON iTUNES (Lodi, CA) – Post-hardcore band A Skylit Drive has announced that they are parting ways with bassist Brian White and drummer Cory La Quay. Since the band returned from Warped Tour they have been … Continue reading

REVIEW: Soen Dodge the Prog Metal Tropes with Tellurian


Progressive metal might be one of the most creative genres of metal around, but thanks to key contributions from icons like Tool, Queensryche, and Messhugah, it’s pretty easy to identify where each new band is getting their drive from. Influences are always on display…until Sweden’s Soen, that is. With former … Continue reading

Metro Station To Perform In Pittsburgh On The Outsiders Tour w/ The Ready Set On 11/1


Metro Station and The Ready Set have announced a co-headline Fall Tour to kick off on October 21st in Salt Lake City, UT and will wrap on November 22nd in San Diego, CA. The “Outsiders Tour” will also feature support bands The Downtown Fiction andAgainst The Current. Tickets are available … Continue reading

NIM VIND Announces Northwest US/Canadian Tour Dates with Gary Numan

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Modern horrorpunk front-runners NIM VIND are pleased to announce their upcoming US and Canadian run with Gary Numan! The tour kicks off next Tuesday, October 28th and ends on November 3rd in Winnipeg, MB. See below for a full listing of tour dates.   NIM VIND W/ Gary Numan 10/28 – … Continue reading

Noisey Presents NOLA: Life, Death And Heavy Blues From The Bayou Episode 7

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Noisey Presents NOLA: Life, Death And Heavy Blues From The Bayou Episode 7      In the seventh and final episode of the NOLA: Life, Death And Heavy Blues From The Bayoudocumentary, Down frontman Philip H. Anselmo opens up his home for a crawfish boil with the Noisey crew. Meanwhile … Continue reading