Tag Archives: Animals As Leaders

New & Noteworthy 3/25: Do not go gently

Posted by on March 25, 2014

This week will be tough for most of us, as the sudden passing of Dave Brockie weighs heavily on the metal community. However, the music must continue, and I can think of no better way to celebrate Brockie’s life than by doing these two things – supporting one of the most promising young acts to […]

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Jump for joy as you stream the new Animals As Leaders album

Posted by on March 20, 2014

Animals As Leaders’ third studio album The Joy of Motion will finally be out next Tuesday, March 25 on Sumerian Records. But why wait to hear it then when you can stream the album in all of its 54 minute instrumental glory right now? The album is streaming in full on YouTube for your listening pleasure. If […]

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Your definitive guide to metal at SXSW

Posted by on March 3, 2014

Right now, downtown Austin is bracing itself for the calm before the storm. In just four days (7), annual music, interactive and film mega-convention South by SouthWest (SXSW) will begin, and won’t let up until the following Sunday (16). Spring break for the music industry, place where bands go to get signed, or place where […]

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Animals as Leaders officially unveil ‘Lippincott’

Posted by on February 27, 2014

A few weeks ago, a song from Animals as Leaders leaked. It was quickly taken down, but die-hard fans had already heard the song, since they’d been playing it live. Titled “Lippincott,” now you can finally hear a non-leaked, label and band-sanctioned version of the song via a video. It’s pretty much the best way […]

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Headbangers Brawl 2/21: Time for Mayhem (rumors)

Posted by on February 21, 2014

Earlier this week, the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival announced the dates and venues of its seventh annual tour. And although we know when and where the fest will be playing this Summer, they’re waiting until March 31st to unveil the actual lineup. And while Korn, Avenged Sevenfold and Body Count appear to have let […]

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Enjoy a new song from Animals As Leaders

Posted by on February 18, 2014

A new song from Animals As Leaders may have leaked (and get taken down immediately) earlier this month (though they keep playing the song live). However, today we get our first official taste of the instrumental trio’s new album The Joy Of Motion. In short, the song titled “Tooth And Claw” finds Animals As Leaders […]

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Let us lead you to a new Animals as Leaders track

Posted by on February 11, 2014

Instrumental trio Animals as Leaders’ third album won’t be out until March 25th, and it doesn’t even have a title yet. However, you can listen to a new song, thanks to a leak that was posted online earlier today. We’re not sure whether or not the track is actually called “Lippincott,” but it’s definitely an […]

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SXSW Showcases For MetalSucks and Metal Injection Annonced

Posted by on February 6, 2014

In about a month, Austin, TX will be rife with music and more with the South By Southwest from March 7 through 16. There will be plenty of metal events to sink your teeth into should you attend, and our friends over at Metal Injection and MetalSucks  have announced their respective showcases to get you started. […]

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Animals As Leaders Announces Tour Dates With After The Burial

Posted by on December 20, 2013

Animals As Leaders has announced the first round of dates for an early 2014 tour with After The Burial, Navene Koperweis and Chon.

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Animals As Leaders are in the studio, so play ‘Kidman’

Posted by on November 25, 2013

There’s some good djent news headed your way. Over the weekend, Periphery bassist Adam “Nolly” Getgood posted on his Facebook page that he was in the studio with Animals as Leaders. “Matthew Gartska is killing the Animals as Leaders drum sessions,” he commented. “Hardest hitter I’ve recorded for sure.” This will be Gartska’s first album […]

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