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Author Archives: Chris Annunziata

Sumerian’s Ash Avildsen calls Periphery “their own worst enemy”

Posted by on April 19, 2018

Sumerian founder and CEO Ash Avildsen was a recent guest on Jamey Jasta’s The Jasta Show. The two talked about the music business and Avildsen delved into his time working with Periphery on Sumerian. During their chat, Jasta brought up and questioned a recent article featuring Periphery guitarist Misha Mansoor discussing how his earnings from […]

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Howard Jones lays down some vocals with former Killswitch Engage band mates

Posted by on April 13, 2018

As you probably already know, Killswitch Engage is currently working on their seventh studio album and have plans to complete the album by the summer. Recently, vocalist Jesse Leach, posted a picture of himself with fellow band mate, Adam Dutkiewicz and Light The Torch vocalist or ex-KSE frontman, Howard Jones. Leach provided a rather thought-provoking […]

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Metallica offers Wherever I May Roam Black Ticket for upcoming North American tour

Posted by on February 28, 2018

This past Monday, Metallica revealed the second leg of their WorldWired North American Tour. In addition to this tour, the band is offering the Wherever I May Roam Black Ticket. This special ticket allows you to attend as many shows as you want on this 34-date tour for the price of $598. If someone decided to […]

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Revocation begin working in the studio

Posted by on February 6, 2018

Revocation has just informed us that they are currently in the studio with a short and sweet Facebook update. The band’s last release, Great Is Our Sin was back in 2016 via Metal Blade Records. A two year break between albums is actually pretty long for the band, as they have a habit of dropping new […]

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Rivers of Nihil announce new album title, new single and North American tour

Posted by on February 6, 2018

Pennsylvanian metallers, Rivers of Nihil have just revealed that they will release their new album, Where Owls Know My Name on March 16th through Metal Blade Records. Producing duties where given to Carson Slovak, who is known for his work with August Burns Red and The Last Ten Seconds of Life. Cover art was created be […]

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Foo Fighters prohibit Scythes, unflattering pictures of Ryan Seacrest and more at New Zealand show

Posted by on February 6, 2018

If you were thinking of bringing your scythe or Cream (sp.) magazines that don’t mention Ted Nugent to a Foo Fighter’s show, think again. The band has posted an interesting and amusing list of prohibited items for their New Zealand show at Mt. Smart Stadium. Here are some that stand out: “Derogatory press clippings of […]

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Sifting to support Sons of Apollo on east coast run

Posted by on February 6, 2018

L.A. prog rock outfit Sifting has announced that they will be direct support for the eight East Coast dates of the Sons of Apollo tour. Guitarist Richard Garcia expresses his excitement for the upcoming tour:

“It’s a huge honor to tour with Sons of Apollo. We’ve been listening to the music these guys have been making since we were born, so sharing the same stage with them every night is a dream come true! We’re beyond excited and we’re ready to make our return to the East Coast. We hope to see some familiar faces as well as meeting new ones! We’ll see everyone soon!”

During this tour, Sifting will be supporting their recently released Not From Here, which was produced by Ryan Williams (Velvet Revolver, Rage Against the Machine) and Steve Evetts (Senses Fail, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Suicide Silence).

SONS OF APOLLO, SIFTING on Tour – (get tickets)
2/9 Miami, FL @ Magic City Casino
2/11 Orlando, FL @ Plaza Live
2/12 Atlanta, GA @ Variety Theatre
2/13 Carrboro, GA @ Cat’s Cradle
2/15 Asbury Park, NJ @ House of Independents
2/16 Buffalo, NY @ Town Ballroom
2/17 Battle Creek, MI @ Music Factory
2/18 Joliet, IL @ The Forge

Not too long ago we got to chat with the prolific Mike Portnoy and talked about Sons of Apollo and their upcoming tour. Check it out!

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Drummer Ryan Burt of The Amity Affliction leaves due to mental struggles

Posted by on February 6, 2018

Earlier this morning, The Amity Affliction posted a statement about the departure of longtime drummer Ryan Burt on their Facebook. The post indicates that Burt has been suffering with his mental health and the constant touring was making it worse. The drummer took some time off back in 2016 to deal with these struggles but […]

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Code Orange prove there is “Only One Way” with new single

Posted by on February 5, 2018

Code Orange has teamed up with Adult Swim Singles to bring us “Only One Way”. The song was recorded at Studio 4 in Conshohocken, PA with Will Yip. The band decided to change up the general formulaic song structure, that we all know and love, and went and chewed it up and spit it out […]

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A Perfect Circle reveal new album ‘Eat the Elephant’ and premiere new song “TalkTalk”

Posted by on February 5, 2018

A Perfect Circle has just revealed that Eat The Elephant will be the title for their upcoming new album and that it is scheduled to drop on April 20th via BMG. This album is home to the first two previous singles, “The Doomed” and “Disillusioned” and now the band has shared “TalkTalk” as their third single. […]

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