Boasting four Top 10 Billboard Dance singles in the past 18 months, Tritonal have reaffirmed themselves as two of electronic music’s most dynamic producers
Month: April 2016
“Bluesy alt-rock with soulful vocals and gritty guitar work. There’s touches of Seattle grunge on these grooves but mixed up with more than a spoonful of delta blues magic.” – FDJ, Canvey Island, UK
Formed in 2005, Abnormality drew its members from the ranks of units such as Teratism, Forced Asphyxiation, Goratory and Sexcrement, and they have worked patiently and persistently to build up a grassroots following, maintaining their integrity while steadily expanding beyond their local scene.
This MC5/James Brown inspired quintuplet have stood the test of time morphing in and out of what Motorhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister calls simply- Rock N’Roll
Speaking about the upcoming tour dates, the band states, “Our spring tour was so much fun that we decided to head out this summer to all the places we missed, and some that we’ve never been to before.
With Harvey writing in California, Rios recruited Possessed guitarist Daniel Gonzalez and Derketa bassist Robin Mazen to record the material in Florida, while Harvey tracked his vocals on the West Coast.
The Devil In California Free Show In Folsom Tonight With Burn River Burn And Others Via 98 Rock Local Licks
This is the first stop on their leg to Texas and Arizona. The Bay Area’s own Burn River Burn comes along to support with Sacramento’s Burning Landscapes and openers Mikey LP & The Krooks
A collection of 12 fan favorites, recorded live in the band’s hometown of Sacramento, CA, Tree City Sessions is available for pre-order on MerchNow and iTune
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Its idea is to bring together various bands from the areas scene in the Genres of traditional, power, symphonic and thrash metal for a wild day of partying and shenanigans.
Henry has seized this energy and continues to light up packed dance floors around the world (when he isn’t surfing, that is). Last year he launched his very own label Banzai Recs, where he released his smash “Wine Dem,” which spent over 80 days in the Beatport Top 100 chart
The video opens with the preface “Welcome to Two Minutes and Forty-Seven Seconds with Hatebreed,” and includes special text throughout that was written by vocalist Jamey Jasta as a message of keeping a positive mental attitude.
For fans of Midnight, Shitfucker, Nunslaughter, Ghoul, Coffins, Exhumed, The Mentors and Venom.
Come see all the space and science fiction events and activities including an appearance by Darth Vader and lightsaber demonstrations, panelists like YouTube personality Nerdy Girlfriend and Cody Stark of Good Morning Sacramento.
The song comes from their upcoming third full-length album, Dreamless, which will be released on April 29 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The clip was shot and directed by Robert Graves (THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, ABYSMAL DAWN).
“Abandon”, “The Void Alone” and “Scar Queen” are now available as an instant gratification track when you pre-order Dreamless now via iTunes.
The space Ace also confirms today, for the first time, that his all new music video for “Fire and Water” will feature his former band mate and KISS’ co founding frontman Paul Stanley, and will be released Wednesday, April 27th, coincidentally Frehley’s 65th birthday.
Daughters Of Darkness 2 Featuring Ten Female Fronted Bands Rages Today In Sacramento Featuring Graveshadow
Kick ass chicks
Kick ass bands
All female singers on this metal madness night!!!
Great food and Awesome Musicians!
Special guests HATRIOT will be joining in this epic event along with two more bands to be determined at a later date. So come on out! Presale tickets are only $15. $20 at the door!
Armored Saint’s Joey Vera (bass) comments: “We’re super excited to go back out for some select dates this summer. The June dates with Metal Church are a fan-made match that is sure to be an amazing time!”
“One part As I Lay Dying, one part Within The Ruins, all parts awesome. Darkness Divided come out thrashing with their latest work of old-school meets new-groove metalcore.”
A newly reunited Bury Your Dead will also perform for the 10th Anniversary of their iconic record “Beauty And The Breakdown”, along with Michigan natives Walls Of Jericho and Wilson.
In support of their new release Karma To Burn will hit the road this spring with The Obsessed and The Atomic Bitchwax. The tour starts May 13th in Washington, DC and runs through June 11th in Atlanta, GA. A complete… Read More ›
Prog-Metal Outfit Cyborg Octopus to Release Genre-Warping New Album ‘Learning To Breathe’ on May 20, 2016
In a band-issued statement, CYBORG OCTOPUS states, “What does metal sound like when it’s fused with funk, a saxophone, a scatting vocalist, a slapping bassist and a nightmarish acid trip? You are about the experience…. The DiscoBrain!”
Dear Kinnefret Friends and fans,I am very excited to announce that My band will be releasing our full length Album in May 27th at Oakland Metro Opera house, come and support us and get your coppy and and enjoy a… Read More ›
Killswitch Engage Joel Michael Stroetzel discusses his new favorite Killswitch songs to play live and more…
Joel Michael Stroetzel of Roadrunner Records recording artists Killswitch Engage discusses his new favorite Killswitch songs to play live and more
First Fragment to release their long-anticipated debut full-length, Dasein, on May 20th via Unique Leader Records.
Dasein should satisfy most people into the newer wave of extreme technical metal, but the exaggerated amount neoclassical metal/flamenco influences and non-stop guitar/bass soloing alone should please power metal fans as well.”
Now they show their influences with unique cover versions of songs by Accept, Motörhead, Running Wild, Slayer and GG Allin.
The book begins with “30 Days In The Hole” from GG’s journal, in his own handwriting, detailing his first days in lock up.
Thomas continues on their new release, “we feel it is a more than fitting next chapter for the band; one that we are truly proud and excited to enter. We hope you all enjoy it too. See you on the road!”
We met in their trailer at the back of the Boardwalk in Orangevale California. Now I did my research, checked these guys out online, but I always get a sense of awkwardness at the very start. That awkwardness quickly dissipated as I found both of these young souls to be just as welcoming and friendly as they are on social media.
Recorded at SpaceLab 420 Studios, Way of the Hoof is perfect for anyone who enjoys the kind of groove that makes you want to smoke out, grill out, and chill with the swine.
Next show for Crimson Eye! Matinee with friends Kill The Precedent and Horseneck. Gonna be a party for sure!!
FEAR FACTORY are currently on a U.S. headlining tour performing their classic second album, Demanufacture, in its entirety. “To me this album sounds not one day older today than it did in 1995,” stated guitarist Dino Cazares, “It’s a metal classic for the ages and I’m excited that we are finally going to be able to perform it live in its entirety + songs from Genexus. Play fearlessly.”
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Exmortus are currently in the midst of an extensive North American trek supporting viking legends Amon Amarth. Catch them and their trademark on-stage guitar choreography at one of the below tour stops!
Matt Stewart of The Devil In California talks lyrics, gear, upcoming gigs and this, that and the other with Iron Serbian of capitalchaostv.co
Following a successful assault on our shores alongside label mates SLAYER and TESTAMENT, disinterred British metal icons CARCASS, will return to North America for a headlining tour this summer.! Joining them are southern metal heavy weights CROWBAR, horror thrashers GHOUL, and Los Angeles based… Read More ›
Helion Prime guitarist Jason Ashcraft has checked in with the following comment:
“I am very excited to be releasing this video. Not only is it Helion Prime’s first music video but it’s mine as well. Releasing a music video is something I’ve been wanting to do for a very long time and have never had the opportunity until now. We really hope you are as pleased with the video as we are!”
The tour launches in Hartford at the Websters Theater, hits four Canadian cities as well as Chicago, Los Angeles, and Baltimore, before concluding at Mod Club in Toronto, Canada.
The microphone’s circuit is built by hand in the US, using the finest components sourced from around the world, including low-noise NOS transistors and audiophile capacitors.
“Fuck law and order, I’ve got fuck all cops on the side of my head”. Lance of Twitch Angry
Valor & Vengeance was formed in Huntington Beach, CA In September of 2009 by Paul Perry Valor & Vengeance was finally activated in September of 2011 V&V brings new media culture designed for the next millennium.
Comments vocalist/guitarist Todd Jones:
“‘You Will Never Be One Of Us’ is the title track and also the opening track from our new album. I can’t deal with trying to write some clever, witty, or whatever type of descriptive garbage filled with barbs about how our band is awesome and other bands suck (which is absolute peasant bullshit), so I’ll cut to the chase.
Pre-order packages for Darkness Divided are available now at VictoryMerch.com and include four instant track downloads for “Misery”, “The End Of It All”, “Deceiver”, and “Back Breaker.” “Back Breaker” is also available on Apple Music, Spotify, Google Play, Amazon Music, YouTube and everywhere digital music is available
In no particular order…
These Streets (Modesto Hardcore)
Hatriot (Bay Area Thrash)
Sworn to the black (Modesto Metal) and more….
Massachusetts-based extreme metal outfit Abnormality will be releasing their upcoming sophomore full-length, Mechanisms of Omniscience, on April 29th worldwide via Metal Blade Records!
Doll Skin chit chat with Iron Serbian about gear, advice for aspiring musicians and more @ The Boardwalk
The Sword come back for this Saturday’s Record Store Day with a 7” vinyl single of the legendary blues classic, “John The Revelator”.
Dollskin who recently played Shiprocked 2016, as well as dates with HELLYEAH and the Dead Kennedys are currently on tour with with Otep, Lacey Sturm, September Mourning and Through Fire.
Proscriptor McGovern of Absu talks trying out for Slayer, line up changes and more with Todd Owens of Capital Chaos TV
“Never blow out the eastern candle” Proscriptor McGovern of Absu
In support of their debut release The Infinite Nothing, ENTHEOS have been touring non-stop as they are currently out on the road with The Contortionist, Monuments and sleepmakeswaves. The tour has been amazing so far, but unfortunately today there was… Read More ›
Enter Shikari’s Rou Reynolds discusses playing Sacramento, new gear, American politics and more with Iron Serbian
“Ive always been pretty competent in making sure alcohol is my servant and not my master”
Rou Reynolds – Enter Shikari
White Knuckle Riot perform their chart topping scorcher “Kill Your Television” @ NorCal Tattoo & Music Festival in Sacramento, California also on the line up were Death Angel Flotsam and Jetsam GLUG and more April 9th, 2015
This will be the band’s first American tour since December 2015 due to the fact that lead vocalist Matthew Honeycutt suffered unforeseen nerve damage to his arm and back.
Flotsam and Jetsam perform their smash hit “No Place For Disgrace” @ NorCal Tattoo & Music Festival
Nor Cal Tattoo & Music Festival – Sacramento California also on the bill Death Angel, Death Division, Flotsam & Jetsam and others… April 9th, 2015
Mr. Bungle was an American experimental band from Eureka, California. The band was formed in 1985 while the members were still in high school, and was named after a 1950s children’s educational film regarding bad habits which was later featured in a 1981 Pee-wee Herman HBO special.
Paring the song down to softly delivered vocals and spare acoustic instrumentation, the version of the track is as disconcerting as it is beautiful… The audio-visual subtlety of this track makes for an extremely unique cover that hits a totally different chord of terror than the original.”
Aborted launch brand new video for “Divine Impediment,” pre-order for ‘Retrogore’ now available worldwide
With the album as limited CD Digipak plus 2 bonus tracks, an additional CD Digipak of the “Termination Redux” EP (previously unreleased on CD) as well as a big size poster flag of the cover artwork.
The band who recently played Shiprocked 2016, as well as dates with HELLYEAH and the Dead Kennedys, are in the middle of a headlining run before heading out with Otep, Lacey Sturm, September Mourning and Through Fire.
One-Eyed Doll offered this insight on the collaboration, “One-Eyed Doll and Eyes Set To Kill have been long time fans of each other. So when we put this tour together, the first thing we wanted to do was get into the studio and collaborate on a song. We’re both huge fans of Depeche Mode and ‘Enjoy The Silence’ is such an amazing and classic song, it was a natural choice.”
Founder member Jon Leon comments “Having James J LaRue laying down leads for our new single “Break Out” is just fantastic. He is a superb player and I am very excited to have him back in the band as a permanent member.
Music, Food, Wine, Beer, Art, Comedy & living a full San Francisco experience!
The video is a sprawling sensory experience, complete with ambitious production and design that’s become standard fair for the Polish band’s videos. Watch the video now:
It is the first full, American tour by the Texas-based mythological occult trio since 2013 in preparation for the release of their new album Abzu
Tim and I started an idea in 2004. This idea was spawned from two major label acts that hastily broke up and were on the rebound. Three parts Manmade God and and one part Systematic.
DEATHBLOW will embark on The Other Side of Darkness Tour in April. Gig dates are as follows.
Erie Loch of Dream In Red discusses Dream In Red, Meatloaf, upcoming shows and more with Iron Serbian of Capital Chaos TV
Following the release of “Old Souls”, the band will head out on the road with Maine’s Falls of Rauros, joining them in Canada is Numenorean. Date and venues can be found listed below.
ALL DAY METAL FESTIVAL
Lavadome is proud to present such irreversible art which stands out above the norm instead of following it in hopes there are still ears out here, thirsty to listen on repeat and slowly uncovering the mesmerizing scales of the nature presented by The Last Witnes
Thea Iverson caught up with Chaney Crabb @ The Boardwalk in Orangevale, California about their current tour with The Contortionist, new album, live performance and more. Check it out here.
Japanese Hardcore Punk Perpetrators Vivisick To Release Vinyl-Edition Of Nuked Identity Full-Length Via Tankcrimes
In advance of the vinyl release, VIVISICK will join forces with California power violence icons,Capitalist Casualties, for a near-week-long live takeover from April 5th through April 10th. See confirmed dates below.