Category Archives: News

What’s the future of Metalcore? One mag claims to have the answer

Posted by on October 2, 2014

“Metalcore” as a term is largely useless. Any aggressive band that combines hardcore and metal with melody and the occasional breakdown can be loosely classified as metalcore, and since the commercial success of bands like Killswitch Engage, As I Lay Dying and Bullet For my Valentine, the scene’s continued to grow, mutate, and become more diluted. However, […]

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Hark want to show you their ‘Scarlet Extremities’

Posted by on October 2, 2014

We really dug Hark’s debut album, Crystalline, when it came out earlier this year. Especially the epic album closer, “Clear Light Of…,” which featured an assist from Clutch’s Neil Fallon. Now that the Welsh trio’s Kurt Ballou-mixed album has been out for a while, they’ve finally released a video for a song from it. Revolver premiered the […]

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South by So What?! adds Atreyu, Hatebreed

Posted by on October 2, 2014

The second line-up “leak” for the 8th annual South by So What?! festival was announced, with some heavy weights getting in on the action. The reformed Atreyu joins Hatebreed, Motionless In White, I See Stars, Oceano, Fallujah, and For Today, among others. These bands joins a list of already announced bands like Black Tongue, Enter Shikari, Monuments, The Browning, […]

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Listen to a new song from Krokodil

Posted by on October 1, 2014

You should be familiar with Krokodil just because the band’s rhythm section used to be in SikTh. And bassist Alessandro Venturella also appears to the new bassist of Slipknot, even though that hasn’t been announced officially yet. Other members of the band have logged time in Gallows, Cry For Silence and Hexes. But aside from […]

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Revocation offer another ‘Deathless’ studio update

Posted by on October 1, 2014

As Revocation’s Metal Blade debut draws closer (October 14), the band continues to release in-studio glimpses of the making of the album. In the third, David Davidson talks about the seriousness of the band, their influences, and the album cover. The new album was recorded with Zeuss at Planet Z Studios.

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