Pressing play on a new In Flames album has been a difficult experience for a while now. Their more radio-friendly “third era” has been plagued with trope-laden lyrics and lethargic, toothless songwriting. Is I, the Mask any different?
While 'hyped' may be the wrong word, a lot of people were certainly excited for the release of The Goat – the debut album from British rockers Puppy.
Misery Never Forgets is the debut LP from Virginia based project Wristmeetrazor. And it, on the surface, represents everything I want to forget about late 90s/early 2000s metalcore and screamo.
We’ve been digging around the endless corners of the internet and discovered some great new bands just on the verge of breaking out. Get in on some of these great bands now so you can brag to people on Reddit about how you liked them before they were cool.
How do you follow on from a classic album? The oft-forgotten price of success is "expectation", and it’s this pressure that has followed Voices since the release of London. With new release, Frightened, have they tried and catch lightning in a bottle for the second time?
Sometimes an album comes along that you know is special before you’ve even heard it. You just get this gut feeling. I had that gut feeling with Rivers of Nihil’s third full-length album. Could I have been mistaken?
The music world was less than shocked yesterday when issues surrounding Michael Keene’s heroin use caused everyone but Keene to leave tech-death band, The Faceless. But are metal fans talking about the problem in the right way?
The new band featuring past members of The Devin Townsend Project and Strapping Young Lad now have a vocalist. Who is it? Is it Devin Townsend himself? Click here to find out.
With The Devin Townsend Project on hiatus for however long Devin feels like it, there are a whole bunch of very talented musicians suddenly out of a job... but they're not wasting time getting back into the game.