New AOSOTH song streaming via Decibel Magazine
Decibel Magazine has recently conducted an interview with French black metallers AOSOTH concerning their new album “IV: Arrow In Heart” (out now on Agonia Records) and their stateside debut at Maryland Deathfest this May. “Our set now consists of a majority of material off IV: An Arrow In Heart” - comments the band on their first ever US show. “We’re using samples and things like that, to complete that feeling of immersion and oppression. It should be a pretty interesting experience for the listeners, although it might also be unpleasant to some.” The full interview, along with a new song premiere “One With The Prince With A Thousand Enemies” is available here:
PEST reveals new song “Volcanic Eyes”
Swedish blackened metal outfit PEST premired the first song off their forthcoming album “The Crowning Horror”. The release will hit the shops on the 18th of June in Europe and 9th of July in North America via Agonia Records, and the debut track - a song straight out off the cult old-school metal niches, that may appeal to both heavy and extreme metal public - can be streamed at the this link:
The Swellers Join No Sleep Records
Beloved Flint, Michigan punk rock band The Swellers has officially signed with burgeoning Huntington Beach based independent label No Sleep Records. Wasting no time at all, the label will be re-releasing the band’s EP, Running Out Of Places To Go, with two additional bonus acoustic tracks and has plans to release a new album by The Swellers later this year. Fans can pick up a copy Running Out of Places To Go on CD at https://store.nosleeprecords.com/product/6647.
Half Hearted Hero Announce Tour Dates with Carousel Kings
New Bedford, MA’s Half Hearted Hero (www.facebook.com/Halfhearterdheroma) will be touring with Carousel Kings and Altars next month. The tour hits the East Coast, Eastern Canada and the Midwest and kicks off June 20.
The band’s latest LP, Whatever, was released in January via Animal Style Records. The LP was produced by the band, recorded and mixed by guitarist Clinton Lisboa and Ben Barnett and mastered by Jay Maas (Defeater, Bane, Have Heart, Transit, Title Fight).
The New Lows release “Pilgrim” video, announce US tour
The New Lows are heading out on tour. Kiss of Death will be releasing the band’s album, I Couldn’t Sleep, on vinyl in June.
They’ve also released a video for “Pilgrim” from the album which is premiering on Punknews.
Hawthorne Heights reveal new album details
Zero, the highly-anticipated dystopian concept album by HAWTHORNE HEIGHTS, hits stores on June 25, 2013. Following last weeks Vans Warped Tour Twitter hosting stint and the release of Golden Parachutes, the band is now exclusively releasing their album art, track listing, and video album teaser with Alternative Press Magazine! You can check out everything right now at AltPress.com. While youre on the interwebs, make sure to pre-order Zero at http://myplay.me/1195.
Long Lost To Release Debut Album In August
Indie/Alternative-pop band Long Lost has announced plans to release their debut full-length album, Save Yourself, Start Again, on August 6th via No Sleep Records. The band, which is fronted by vocalist Joe Boynton of beloved indie/pop punk band Transit, has premiered the first new track, “Want,” from the album today at AltPress.com. Fans are invited to pre-order the new album from No Sleep now at https://store.nosleeprecords.com/product/6645.
Miss May I announce headline shows with The Word Alive
Troy, OH metal act Miss May I will headline a series of shows sponsored by Affliction Clothing, on their days off from their direct support slot on the Killswitch Engage Tour. The headline dates feature support from The Word Alive. Affiance will also support on select dates.
7 Seconds Sign with Rise Records; 7” and New LP Coming Soon
RISE RECORDS is proud to announce the signing of legendary hardcore band 7 SECONDS to its family of artists. Forming in Reno, NV in January 1980, 7 Seconds was the originator of the West Coast Hardcore sound that influenced just about every hardcore band including; Youth of Today, Gorilla Biscuits and modern day bands like Title Fight and American Nightmare. It is safe to say the band helped start the “Youth Crew” sound. Releasing an EP called “Walk Together, Rock Together” in 1985 officially put them on the map.Their positive lyrical content influenced so many youths over the years and they weren’t afraid to push the envelope.