MUSIC NEWS: Rise Against Announce New Album ‘Wolves’ & Reveal New Single ‘The Violence’
Rise Against have confirmed that they'll be releasing their new album Wolves on the 9th June via Virgin Records. "In many ways, a Rise Against show is a safe space for our fans," lead singer Tim McIlrath says of the album, which recognises the power within. "But I realized that I don't only want to create safe spaces, I want to create dangerous spaces where misogyny can't exist, where xenophobia can't exist. I want to create spaces where those sentiments don't have any air, and they suffocate: where those ideas die. 'Wolves' isn't about creating a safe space, it's about creating a space that's dangerous ...
FESTIVAL NEWS: Riot Fest 2017 Announces First Wave Of Bands
Riot Fest 2017 has announced its first wave of bands, including headliners Nine Inch Nails, Queens Of The Stone Age and Jawbreaker, who are exclusively reuniting for the festival. If those huge headliners weren't enough to convince you, others announced in this first wave include New Order, Paramore, Prophets Of Rage, M.I.A, Wu-Tang Clan, A Day To Remember, Gogol Bordello, Death From Above 1979, Taking Back Sunday, New Found Glory, Action Bronson, Pennywise, Beastie Boys DJ set, a Bad Brains 40th anniversary set and special appearances from Ministry and Vic Mensa. On top of that The Menzingers, Mayday Parade, Real Friends, ...
MUSIC NEWS: Bad Sign Announce Debut Album & Reveal Video For ‘Square One’
Rock trio Bad Sign have confirmed that they're releasing their debut album Live & Learn on the 14th July via Basick Records. To coincide with the announcement the band have released a video for Square One, check it out below: Catch Bad Sign live at one of the following dates: April Sat 29th - LONDON - The Dome (w/ Devil Sold His Soul) July Sat 8th - CHELTENHAM - 2000trees Festival Fri 21st - GLOUCESTERSHIRE - Amplified Festival Fri 28th - DERBYSHIRE - Y Not Festival
MUSIC NEWS: The Family Release New Single ‘Radio Headphones’
The Family - a band formed from the ashes of Dead Harts - have released their new single Radio Headphones, taken from their forthcoming EP Welcome To The Family. With the new band comes a new sound, with vocalist Mathew Baxendale opting for a more melodic vocal, with influence from the likes of the Metz and Nirvana. Check out Radio Headphones here: Welcome To The Family will be self-released on the 19th May. For more information head to the band's Facebook page.
FESTIVAL NEWS: Slam Dunk Festival Announce Stage Splits
Slam Dunk Festival have announced their stage splits for 2017, set to travel through Birmingham, Leeds and Hatfield over the May Bank Holiday Weekend. The splits are as follows: Jagermeister Stage: Enter Shikari, Don Broco, Deaf Havana, Beartooth, We Are The Ocean, Crossfaith, Andrew McMahon, plus a soon to be announced special guest. Monster Stage: Neck Deep, Cute Is What We Aim For, We The Kings, The Movielife, The Maine, WSTR, Trophy Eyes, Like Pacific Fireball Stage: Bowling For Soup, Less Than Jake, Reel Big Fish, Goldfinger, Mad Caddies, Zebrahead, The Ataris, Fenix TX, MC Lars (compère) Key Club Stage: Tonight Alive, Boston Manor, ...
MUSIC INTERVIEW: The Charm The Fury
Last month Amsterdam metallers The Charm The Fury released their new album The Sick, Dumb & Happy. We caught up with bassist Lucas Arnoldussen surrounding the release to discuss why they chose to work with more than one producer on the record, influences and more. Thanks for taking the time to talk to us – what have you been up to today? Haha, not much! I'm answering interviews all day and I'll do some other writing work when I'm done. You’ve recently released your new album The Sick, Dumb & Happy via Nuclear Blast – how does it compare to your previous material? I ...
MUSIC NEWS: Terror Stream New Song ‘No Love Lost’
Hardcore outfit Terror are streaming their new song No Love Lost, taken from their forthcoming EP The Walls Will Fall. "This is the last song we wrote and recorded for the EP, and it's my favourite of the songs on the record," says Scott Vogel of the band. "The music is hard hitting from beginning to end, and I tracked the vocals a few weeks after I did the other songs. they came out with some bite and urgency and the whole song just comes off pretty honest.” The Walls Will Fall is due for release on the 28th April via ...
VIDEO NEWS: Savior Reveal Video For ‘April’
Australia's Saviour have revealed a video for April, following the release of Let Me Leave earlier this year. "April has a few themes running through it and how that came to be was quite different from how we normally go about our business," says frontman Bryant Best of the track. "The lyrics to the soundscape were actually picked apart from different lyric compositions that had been made for other tracks and pieced together to form April. The way the words worked with each other was very cool. The track ended up forming its own story." Check it out below:
Rise Against have announced details of their new album and have released ‘The Violence’, check it out here.
Riot Fest 2017 announces its first wave of acts, including headliners Nine Inch Nails, Queens Of The Stone Age and Jawbreaker.
Bad Sign announce debut album details and reveal video for new single ‘Square One’.
Check out The Family’s new single ‘Radio Headphones’ ahead of the release of their ‘Welcome To The Family’ EP next month.
Last month Amsterdam metallers The Charm The Fury released their new album The Sick, Dumb & Happy. We caught up with bassist Lucas Arnoldussen surrounding the release to discuss why they chose to work with more than one producer on the record, influences and more.
Blood Youth have been tearing up stages across the UK over the weekend, concluding with a show in London this evening at Boston Music Room. We caught up with vocalist Kaya Tarsus about the band’s stories and tips from the road!
We caught up with singer/guitarist Tim Kasher (of Cursive and The Good Life) ahead of his forthcoming UK tour. He shares his stories and tips from a life on the road, including failing “chair tricks” and Robert Smith watching from side of stage.