@skopemag news – thursday – october 21, 2021 @ 5 pm est

@skopemag news – thursday – october 21, 2021 @ 5 pm est

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Blackened Death/Doom Offensive 1914 Reveals Third Single, “FN .380 ACP#19074”

Ukrainian blackened death/doom metal visionaries 1914 continue to reflect the gruesome tales of World War I, its soldiers’ fate, their death, fear and feats to be never forgotten on their sinister third epos, Where Fear and Weapons Meet, out this Friday, October 22, 2021 via Napalm Records. After smashing their massive first treat “…And a Cross Now Marks His Place”, feat. none other than Paradise Lost icon Nick Holmes, followed by scorching “Pillars of Fire (The Battle of Messines)”, the Ukrainian WWI experts now reveal the secret of their third single “FN .380 ACP#19074”, alongside a thrilling lyric video.

Manchester Orchestra Announce First Wide Release of ‘Christmas Songs Vol. 1,’ Out Digitally 10/29 & Physically 11/12 (Loma Vista Recordings)

“The idea of recording a collection of Christmas songs has always been dancing around in the back of my head,” explained singer/guitarist Andy Hull of the EP’s origin. “Many of the songs we decided to record are hundreds of years old and our approach to recording them was to get out of the way and let the beauty of the composition do the talking. We chose songs that we grew up singing and that were ingrained in our musical inclinations from a very young age. Regardless of your beliefs or how you chose to celebrate or not celebrate this holiday season, I hope this collection can bring you some peace and calmness.”

BODYSNATCHER: Florida Deathcore Outfit Releases Crushing “Absolved Of The Strings And Stone” Single/Video From Forthcoming New Full-Length

Melbourne, Florida-based brutal deathcore heroes BODYSNATCHER are back with a new track, “Absolved Of The Strings And Stone,” a bludgeoning introduction to their upcoming new full-length album set for release in the coming months via MNRK Heavy. It will be a true test of will to stop yourself from opening up a pit to this swirling assault of deathcore breakdowns, divebombs, and dissonance.

Online dating & finding your “New Wave” – Natalie Shay New Video!

Natalie Shay is an indie-pop artist hailing from North London. The multi-award-winning musician has established an ever-growing presence and loyal fanbase through her explosive live performances and unforgettable anthems, recognising her as one of the UK’s hottest emerging talents. Her relatable lyrics touch on love, self-discovery and the everyday experiences of a twenty-something.


Over the past year Locos Por Juana has been focusing on making their next studio album when they decided to make a spanish remix of Stick Figure’s legendary song. Mark Kondrat recalls, “World on Fire is an epic and powerful song and it felt right to give the world a much-needed Spanish Version.” It quickly became a favorite with Stick Figure’s management team at Ineffable Music who is supporting this release along with Locos Por Juana’s team.

The Replacements Release A New Video For “Johnny’s Gonna Die,” New Deluxe Edition Out Tomorrow

The video was created by acclaimed Guadalajara, Mexico-based animation studio Hobby Creative and produced by Lake & Pine. ​”Johnny’s Gonna Die” is Paul Westerberg’s tribute to the infamous punk-pioneer Johnny Thunders (ex-New York Dolls/The Heartbreakers). In the haunting stop-motion video, a zombie guitar hero’s search for love and understanding leads to a final moment of truth on stage. Does he achieve rock and roll greatness, or does he remain a rock and roll ghost? Fans can tune in just in time for Halloween to find out. Watch the new music video for “Johnny’s Gonna Die” here.

Cultus Black will be joining metal mainstays STATIC-X, FEAR FACTORY, DOPE, TWIZTID & MUSHROOMHEAD on the Rise of the Machine North American Tour in 2022

Mysterious masked band Cultus Black have been added to the already stacked lineup for the Rise of the Machine North American Tour in 2022! Cultus Black will be joining metal mainstays STATIC-X, FEAR FACTORY, DOPE, TWIZTID & MUSHROOMHEAD on the tour!

This tour will continue the band’s memorial tribute to Wayne Static and celebrate the 20th Anniversary release of Static-X’s sophomore album Machine.

Indie Pop Artist Reveals Wistful Video about Coming Out and Self Love

Growing up in Santa Barbara, Dawson Fuss began starring in local musical productions and other theatre programs at the early age of five. This inspired him to pursue a music career where he could transform emotions into lyrics through the art of songwriting. Since then, his passion for music has only continued to grow, performing at his school in two choirs and most recently placing in the top-three local competition Teen Star Santa Barbara, which American Idol’s Randy Jackson judged. When Dawson isn’t creating music, he’s exploring other art mediums that he’s passionate about, including photography and cinematography.

Out Now // SWN – ‘Tropicana’

SWN, who’s ​known for his distinguished skills in production, having previously worked alongside the likes of Unknown T, Loski, Dappy, Krept & Konan, and more, decided to step out the shadows earlier this year with the release of his recent single, ‘PS5’. The rising force has recently followed through with a summer-drenched single, ‘Tropicana’, that’s grounded with an acoustic led backdrop courtesy of Goon Cartel and Wildboy Ace. Expressing his infatuation with a love interest, the catchy hook and playful verses encapsulate the feeling of young love as summer draws to a close. Brushing those fall blues to the side, SWN further displays his ability to create quote-worthy bars through silk-like melodies and in turn form a wheel-up worthy banger, “Tropicana / Sweet ting, yeah she get it from her mama / So hood, she don’t even know her father / So what, she throw it back like it’s karma”.

Vuca “Glamour” Official Video

VUCA is an experimental art collective whose current project, The Geometry of Lies, is an alternate reality experience featuring a novel and an album. In “GLAMOUR” we take on the perspective of the story’s antagonist played by singer-songwriter Davey Harris. Through distorted realities, we dive deep into the tangled web of deceit, manipulation, and sex addiction.


Los Angeles-based vocal powerhouse, Jesse Jo Stark, has released her latest track today, “cry on me,” via all digital and streaming platforms. The single is a gritty ode to the anguish and beauty that can come from a devastating love affair. The lyrics are overwhelmingly heart-piercing, because they’re relatable – “it hurts not to kiss you / fuck it I miss you / it’s always been you.”


Today, the Belgian pop star Angèle (born Angèle Van Laeken) returns with a new single “Bruxelles je t’aime”, an homage to her hometown. This is the first solo release after collaborating with the international pop star Dua Lipa on the infectious track “Fever” and their London-shot music video late last year. “Bruxelles, je t’aime”‘s accompanying music video shows the young artist in a train traveling from her current Paris home back, and back in time, to her birthplace.

“Save Your Breath” Is The Heartfelt New Video From FATHOM FAREWELL Off New EP “Kraken” Out Oct 22nd

Boston’s Fathom Farewell will be unleashing their new EP “Kraken” on October 22nd via Blood Blast Distribution. Before it officially drops, the New England metalcore powerhouse is sharing the latest music video for the single “Save Your Breath”, a track about being misunderstood.

Exclusive Premiere: Metalcore Powerhouse FATHOM FAREWELL’s New Music Video “Save Your Breath”


Offset Jim and EST Gee Make Hustling Look Easy in “Off White Mikes”

Offset Jim is not only a local hero in The Bay, but with Rich Off The Pack he’s solidified his spot as a national concern. Hot off the heels of his newest album, Offset Jim shares new visuals for “Off White Mikes” ft. EST Gee. The marriage of a bouncy DTB-produced bassline and menacingly urgent piano keys on the track’s instrumental sets the perfect stage for the emcees to exhibit their mastery of the unfazed flex. The track sees Jim expanding on his hustler’s manifesto in his signature style, rapping, “Come from a murder zone/Talkin’ murder on a burner phone,” with delivery so subtle, he could’ve recorded it at the library.

Yebba Releases “Boomerang Live” Single & Video

Today, Grammy-winning singer/songwriter/arranger/producer Yebba releases a live version of her current single “Boomerang” along with a performance video.