Belgian duo, AMATORSKI, write theme for new STARZ drama ‘The Missing’

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“Fidgety post-rock buffeted by big swathes of ominous synths and Inne’s fractured vocal”The Guardian “Wonderful” NPR As their next London show fast approaches, Belgian duo Amatorski are pleased to share the theme they’ve written for STARZ’s new drama ‘The Missing’ starring James Nesbitt. Click here to listen. It is a … Continue reading

OBITUARY Launch Guitar Solo Contest Via Ultimate Guitar

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Death metal legends OBITUARY released their Relapse debut Inked In Blood, this past October via Relapse Records.  In conjunction with the album’s release OBITUARY have teamed up with ESP Guitars and Ultimate Guitar for a special guitar solo contest. Visit Ultimate-Guitar.com HERE and find out how to record your own unique solo on … Continue reading

Hardcore Legends VISION OF DISORDER to Release Original “Still” Recordings on 12″ Limited Edition Vinyl

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In 1995, Long Island, NY hardcore legends VISION OF DISORDER (VOD) – who are credited by many as spurring the creation of the post-hardcore and original metalcore genres – released their groundbreaking record Still as a four-track 7” EP on Striving For Togetherness Records (SFT Records). Still was part of … Continue reading

Greenville, SC’s Wasted Wine announce Wasted Wine vs. the Hypnosis Center

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Stream first single “The Post Office” via AltSounds Wasted Wine is a band based in Taylors, South Carolina. Originally established in 2006 as an acoustic chamber folk duo, the band has expanded over the years, picking up new members and performers. As such, Wasted Wine’s sound has also continuously evolved and remains hard to classify. Much of … Continue reading

UPON A BURNING BODY Announces January 2015 Co-Headline Tour with VEIL OF MAYA, Presented by REVOLVER

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Adding to an already packed winter touring season, UPON A BURNING BODY is pleased to announce their upcoming co-headline tour with labelmates Veil of Maya! Presented by REVOLVER Magazine and appropriately dubbed the “Slow Your Troll and Know Your Role” tour, the run kicks off on January 8th in Atlanta, … Continue reading

Lea Marra’s Heartbeat EP in need of you and a Kickstarter

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Acoustic music has always been the nice relaxing reminder of how simple yet appealing music can be. Lea Marra is now continuing that trend with some of her own original songs and flare. She is only 21 years old and is about to head into the studio to record her … Continue reading

GARY CLARK JR. TO PREMIERE NEW VIDEO FOR “WHEN MY TRAIN PULLS IN” ON NOWNESS.COM ON DECEMBER 1ST

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Gary Clark Jr. will premiere a new video for his track “When My Train Pulls In,” from his debut album Blak And Blu, on NOWNESS.COM beginning December 1st.   The video, a seven-minute long narrative that feels more like a short film, was directed by up-and-coming director Carmela Makela. The … Continue reading

Twelve Foot Ninja and Starset perform amazing sets in Pittsburgh

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  Two exciting bands with vastly different sounds on the In This Moment’s Black Widow Tour are Australia’s Twelve Foot Ninja and Columbus Ohio’s Starset.  Each band brings unique skill sets to entertain audiences in entirely different ways and left Pittsburgh very warmed up and primed for headliners ITM.  The … Continue reading

Record Store Day’s “Black Friday” is This Week, November 28th

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WARNER BROS. RECORDS AND AFFILIATED LABELS ANNOUNCE EXCLUSIVE VINYL RELEASES FROM NEIL YOUNG, GREEN DAY, FLAMING LIPS, MASTODON, JENNY LEWIS, CONOR OBERST, ECHOSMITH,AND WILCO Record Store Day‘s “Black Friday“is finally here! This Friday,November 28th, celebrates the culture of independent records stores around the world and across the country with the … Continue reading

In This Moment’s Black Widow Tour Packs a Sting at Stage AE Pittsburgh

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She has a presence that captivates and holds your attention like an anaconda gripping your soul.  Maria Brink, vocalist and carnival leader of In This Moment and their band of entertainers, has a way about her that can move the audience from the front row to the very back.  Working … Continue reading

Four Year Strong turn up the intensity on ‘Go Down in History’ tour

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by Jack Fordyce Fully embracing the name of their latest release “Go Down in History,” the Worcester, MA-based melodic hardcore Four Year Strong made a lasting impression with fans Wednesday night at the South Side’s Rex Theater in Pittsburgh. Led by guitar/vocal duo Dan O’Connor and Alan Day, the supercharged … Continue reading

UFO Announce Details of New Album A Conspiracy of Stars

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Available March 3rd in North America on SPV/Steamhammer   The rumors have been doing the rounds for months, now it’s official at last: 23 February 2015 will see the European release (Germany: 20 February 2015 / US: 3 March 2015) of the latest studio recording by British rock legend UFO, … Continue reading

’68 Debut Visually Stunning Second Video

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After teasing the news over the weekend, sound maestros ’68 have debuted another brand new music video today for the song “Track 5,” exclusively via Alternative Press Magazine. CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE “TRACK 5″ VIDEO Few bands can tout the kind of touring history ’68 can over the course … Continue reading

MOONSPELL Announce Details of New Album

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(Photo Credit: Edgar Keats) MOONSPELL remain both a pioneer of dark metal and a contemporary of the genre’s greats, continuing to deliver increasingly relevant albums 20 years deep into their career. They are known to sign their souls away to the lunar side while recording and they have done just … Continue reading

Donora “Ha Ha Heart” Listening Party With Special Acoustic Performance @ Club Cafe In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (12/6)

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On Saturday, December 6th Pittsburgh based Indie Pop Trio Donora are hosting a listening party for their upcoming album “Ha Ha Heart” (out December 9th on Rostrum Records) including a special acoustic performance at Club Cafe In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Indie Pop/Rock trio Donora have also released the Official Video for … Continue reading

REVIEW: In This Moment’s “Black Widow”

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by Melisa Albitz In This Moment are back again making fans feel trapped in their musical web with the release of their fifth studio album “Black Widow.” It seems to me like every person has that ONE band that got them into a genre, a band that gave them their … Continue reading

REVIEW: Punk Goes Pop 6

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by Melisa Albitz Are you ready for your Punk Goes cherry to be POPped all over again!? Punk Goes Pop has been making the latest pop hits even better for lovers of the punk rock and metalcore scene since their first album release back in 2002, and they have done … Continue reading

Femapco – NORTH AMERICAN IDOL

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Femapco, known for his “in your face style” rap, is making serious inroads across North America, with a style that ranges from fast double time articulate flow, to serious touching emotion, to downright grimey and humorous, he is crossing many musical boundaries. Featuring songs with Hopsin, Kool Keith, Madchild, Moka … Continue reading

AT THE GATES debuts “Heroes And Tombs” video via Noisey.Vice.com; kicks off worldwide touring campaign

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To celebrate the start of their worldwide touring campaign, Swedish melodic death metal pioneers AT THE GATES are now presenting a new video for the track “Heroes And Tombs”, which comes from their comeback studio album and Century Media Records debut, At War With Reality. The stunning animated clip was … Continue reading

Metal Grasshopper: Episode 4, Starring Down’s Philip H. Anselmo + Comedian Dave Hill Now Playing At Metal Injection

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In Metal Grasshopper: Episode 4, metal overlord, Philip H. Anselmo, allows delusional man-child, Dave Hill, loose on an unsuspecting public where he meets an actual woman. Anselmo also schools Hill on stage banter, corpse paint, and other important topics. Later Anselmo and Hill get in a huge argument from which … Continue reading