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Metal Powerhouse DEAD BY WEDNESDAY Releases Intense New Lyric Video, goes #1 on the NACC National Radio Charts & Set to Play Wasteland Weekend Festival!
Heavy metal powerhouse DEAD BY WEDNESDAY, from New England, continues to pummel people’s eyes and ears with the release of a new intense lyric video for their song “Invincible.” The single is taken from their brand new album Capital Conspiracy, that released June 24th, 2022 on Mindsnap Music / Salt of the Earth Records. This crushing new opus from DBW is a total lesson in authentic musical aggression and was produced by Nicky Bellmore (drummer & producer of Dee Snider, Corpse Grinder, & Jasta). DBW’s album is available in stores as well as anywhere music is streamed or downloaded. Capital Conspiracy also hit # 1 on the nationally renown NACC Top 30 Loud – Hard Rock Radio Charts!
Beauty Is Betrayal Release New Single “Rebel” via Daeth Records / TLG / INgrooves
“‘Rebel’ is a journey through the gut bustin’ rollercoaster ride of emotions when a relationship ends. The mourning of once was, while battling the bitterness of being left. Rebel is a mix of beauty immeshed in chilling melodies & lyrics. Highlighting the duality struggle of wanting to be alone, and not wanting to be alone,” says the band.
COURTNEY MARIE ANDREWS — Releases New Single: “These Are The Good Old Days” || + Announces UK Dates For 2023
Today, GRAMMY-nominated and critically-acclaimed songwriter COURTNEY MARIE ANDREWS returns with “These Are The Good Old Days”; a new single from her forthcoming album ‘Loose Future’, which arrives on 7th October via Fat Possum.
The Offering Releases New Track “Tiny Disappointments” From Upcoming Album ‘Seeing The Elephant’
With Seeing the Elephant, THE OFFERING have woven together a record as rich, adventurous and heartfelt as anything you’re bound to hear anytime soon. Conceived during the chaos of the 2020 protests and the ensuing warzone of cultural upheaval, Seeing the Elephant is a challenging (and ultimately rewarding) record for extreme times.
HIGHLY SUSPECT SHARE NEW SONG “MIDNIGHT DEMON CLUB”
Regarding the forthcoming LP, lead vocalist and guitarist Johnny Stevens a.k.a. “Terrible Johnny” shared, “Life comes at you fast. We are constantly reminded of this, and perhaps no greater occurrence will spark the imagination more than the death of a loved one. In my experience, it’s during these moments of processing great loss that the mind is completely focused on ‘what if’s’ as we try and escape what is. The Midnight Demon Club is about becoming the best version of yourself after tragedy, so it’s a second chance on life with a happier mindset. The Midnight Demon Club is all about having fun and keeping it moving. Because as we all know, this life is way too short.”
WELCOME BACK MY FRIENDS: THE RETURN OF EMERSON LAKE & PALMER
Sole surviving member Carl Palmer, in association with the Estates of his bandmates Keith Emerson & Greg Lake, has announced the much-anticipated WELCOME BACK MY FRIENDS- THE RETURN OF EMERSON LAKE & PALMER Tour. Launching on Friday, November 18th., 2022 at the 2300 ARENA in Philadelphia, PA, the tour will actually reunite ELP LIVE ON STAGE through modern technology.
Sorry release new track + video “Key To The City”
A track created for festival mainstages, ‘Knuckles’ is a pop driven indie banger, packed to the brim with hooks. “We wanted to create something feel good and carefree. A song close to our hearts, but wide open for interpretation, it’s a new age indie tune designed for letting loose,” lead singer Jack Cochrane said of ‘Knuckles’. “Lyrically the track is inspired by the notion of the strong female spirit I’ve been lucky enough to be surrounded by throughout life. It’s about resilience and strength.”
The Waeve (Graham Coxon & Rose Elinor Dougall) Announce Debut Album Via Transgressive
Today, The WAEVE, composed of Graham Coxon and Rose Elinor Dougall announces the release of their eponymous debut album, out February 3, 2023 on Transgressive Records.
Soulfully Hypnotic Track from AJAY
“The song is self-produced and recorded in my own home,” Ajay says, adding that it “was written about my angst towards the music industry and the superficiality of the industry’s gate-keepers and even sometimes the artists.”
It’s Labor Day Weekend, and it’s time to turn up with the dynamic duo, DJ Drama & Jeezy, to get your weekend poppin’! The GRAMMY Award-winning DJ Drama released his hot new single “I Ain’t Gon Hold Ya,” featuring Jeezy, today via MNRK Urban. Produced by Helluva, the single samples have the two showing why they are still one of the best ever to do this. The accompanying video was directed by JonnyRaw and was shot outside the ATL legendary strip club Magic City, which is the hub for many of DJ Drama & Jeezy’s hits.
His new song, “Crushed,” combines this sweet thing of having a crush on someone, with this violent imagery. The song encapsulates this combination of sweet and sour, with its poppy melody and bright production juxtaposed against a whiny and abrasive vocal tone, and very distorted electric guitars.
PETBRICK, the dystopian electronic/experimental metal creation of Iggor Cavalera (Sepultura, Cavalera Conspiracy, Soulwax) and Wayne Adams (Big Lad, Johnny Broke) is preparing to release their second LP, Liminal, through Neurot Recordings and Rocket Recordings this month. Today, Revolver Magazine is hosting an exclusive premiere of a new video for the record’s second single, “Grind You Dull,” featuring Jacob Bannon of Converge.
COFFIN TORTURE have released “Uhksen Uul” the first single from their upcoming album Blennoid which is releasing on October 7th via Sludgelord Records
The band comments, “The song is our interpretation of the Dyatlov Pass incident of Feb. 1-2, 1959.Take a listen!”
Skope: Ron Gallo new single + Kill Rock Stars signing
Today, Philadelphia’s radical indie artist Ron Gallo has announced his signing to legendary indie label Kill Rock Stars and released his electrifying new single, “ENTITLED MAN”. The song confronts society’s tolerance of the male superiority complex, channeling his anger and sharp wit into driving beats, sharp guitars, and a gripping melody.
While alluding to similar themes on their masterful, year-end-list topping 2019 debut Dark Synthetics, lead singer Lena Machina bravely opens up about her experiences managing mental health on Autonomy in a way that she never has before, creating a riveting narrative throughout — the lyrics of “Luxury Bitch” directly confront personal experiences of insecurity and lack of self worth, before acceding to the fact that she is worthy of love.
ANTIGAMA: Metal Injection Premieres “Disasters” Video; Eighth LP From Innovative Polish Grindcore Act, Whiteout, Out Now Through Selfmadegod Records
Metal Injection is hosting the exclusive premiere of ANTIGAMA’s latest video, “Disasters.” The slow-burning track is found on the innovative grindcore act’s decimating eight LP, Whiteout, out now on Selfmadegod Records.
Haunting Pop Single from Briana Piedra
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