Entries for June, 2013

Havok release Unnatural Selection, tour (2013)

Havok recently released their Unnatural Selection full-length. Called, “a contender for one of the best albums of this year because there are simply no flaws in the design,” by Metal Injection, Unnatural Selection was produced by Terry Date (Pantera, Overkill, Deftones) and was mastered by James Murphy (Testament, Death). Havok will bring their thrash anthems [...]

Black Tusk to tour with Fight Amp (2013)

Black Tusk and Fight Amp will be spending some more time on the road together this year. Their latest plans have them touring together in Europe and the UK for a trek that will see them close out the summer. Dates for that are available below. Black Tusk have a new EP titled Tend No [...]

Anathema and Alcest announce tour with Mamiffer (2013)

Anathema and Alcest will co-headline the below forthcoming North American tour with support from Mamiffer: 09/12 Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts 09/13 Springfield, VA – Empire 09/14 New York, NY – Gramercy Theater 09/15 Boston, MA – Middle East 09/16 Montreal, QC – Foufounes Electriques 09/18 Toronto, ON – Opera House 09/19 Flint, MI – [...]

Jimmy Eat World talk to NPR, tour (2013)

Jimmy Eat World was on NPR this week, talking about their 20th anniversary as a band and their newest record, Damage.   Check it out by clicking HERE.   The band will be returning from Europe to hit the road in North America in support of Damage in just a few days.  Check out the [...]

Touche Amore finish Is Survived By

Touche Amore recently wrapped recording on their third full-length album with producer Brad Wood (Sunny Day Real Estate, Smashing Pumpkins, mewithoutYou) in Valley Village, California.  Today, the band (alongside Deathwish Inc.) announced that this new 12-track LP,  Is Survived By, will be released on September 24.  Watch the teaser video, put together by Ryan Aylsworth, [...]

Andrew W.K. to tour with Black Sabbath (2013)

Andrew W.K. has been tapped to provide support for legendary metal outfit Black Sabbath on their upcoming North American headlining tour. Date City Venue July 25, 2013 Woodlands, Texas Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion July 27, 2013 Austin, Texas Frank Erwin Center July 29, 2013 Tampa, Florida Live Nation Amphitheatre July 31, 2013 West Palm Beach, [...]

Fur Trade (ex-Hot Hot Heat, The Gay Nineties) premiere “Voyager”

Rolling Stone.com is premiering a new song called “Voyager” by the Vancouver-based electronic duo, Fur Trade. Available as a free download via Rolling Stone.com’s “Daily Download” feature, “Voyager” will appear on the group’s debut full-length album, Don’t Get Heavy, being released via Last Gang Records (Crystal Castles, Metric, Death From Above 1979) on July 23. [...]

COFFINS get vinyl treatment

Horror Pain Gore Death Productions is set to release the deluxe edition of the COFFINS Colossal Hole EP on 10-Inch Vinyl format August 20. It is limited to 500 hand numbered copies on Black Night vinyl and comes with a set of two vomit/barf bags and a pair of numbered event style tickets.  You can pre-order your [...]

Drug Church premiere new song, “Deconstructing Snapcase”

Albany rock band Drug Church has premiered a new song called “Deconstructing Snapcase” from their forthcoming album, Paul Walker, today on NPR’s “All Songs Considered.”  The new album is scheduled for release on July 23 from No Sleep Records and can be pre-ordered now at http://www.nosleeprecords.com/paulwalker/ Stream Drug Church’s song “Deconstructing Snapcase” at NPR’s “All [...]

A389 plan Summer Extinction Festival for August (2013)

Following previous successful label-based festivals in their backyard over the past few years, Baltimore-based A389 Recordings has locked down a crushing gathering for mid-August. Set up to offer an alternative to the frigid annual anniversary bashes the label throws in January, yet following the same blueprint of combining label priorities with personal favorites, this killer [...]