Tag Archives: Animals As Leaders

Between the Buried and Me announce new album, more tour dates

Posted by on March 17, 2015

Between the Buried and Me will be releasing their seventh full-length studio album, Coma Ecliptic, on July 7th on Metal Blade Records. In standard BTBAM fashion the new release will be a concept album, which vocalist and keyboardist Tommy Rogers explains in the latest issue of Revolver Magazine. From an official statement from Metal Blade, about Coma Ecliptic: […]

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Entheos debut EP goes primal

Posted by on March 12, 2015

Entheos is a newer project that formed earlier this year featuring former members of The Faceless, Animosity, and Animals as Leaders. The band consists of bassist Evan Brewer, who left The Faceless last October, and then joined up with vocalist Chaney Crabb, former Animosity guitarist Frank Costa, and former Animals As Leaders drummer Navene Koperweis. The band formally took shape in early January. […]

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New comedy film written/directed by, starring Sumerian Records owner

Posted by on February 7, 2015

Was anyone else unaware that, just as there is a Sumerian Records, there is also a Sumerian Films? Well, apparently, there is. And it appears to have produced it’s first feature, called What Now, starring, written, and directed by Sumerian Records (and, I guess, Sumerian Films) owner Ash Avildsen. In the trailer (seen above), Avildsen […]

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Steve Carell, Jim Carrey get metal treatment from Monuments

Posted by on February 5, 2015

If the Internet and social media have taught us one thing, it’s that people can come up with just about any idea in the name of making humorous viral video. Musicians, or otherwise, are no exception. British progressive metal/djent band Monuments toured North America with Devin Townsend Project and Animals As Leaders last fall, and will begin their 2015 touring […]

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Metal Insider top 5: Dethlehem’s top songs for playing RPGs

Posted by on January 12, 2015

First off, Dethlehem are ridiculous. The  band are a self-described RPG/Melodic/metal band from “Ghorusalem,” which is actually Pittsburgh, PA. They write songs about battling wizards, shape shifters and dragons, and perform in costume. Thankfully, the band’s high energy power metal backs up the concept. The band’s third album, Destroyers of the Realm, was released last week, […]

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Fall tour announcement: Devin Townsend Project, Animals as Leaders, Monuments

Posted by on August 5, 2014

We’ve known that Devin Townsend was working on Ziltoid 2 for some time now, and now we know that he’ll be touring behind it alongside Animals as Leaders and Monuments. The Abstract Reality tour, zig-zagging through Canada and the United States in November and December, is going to rip, even if we’re going to have to […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/9: Rev up those debuts

Posted by on April 9, 2014

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Wow. That’s a lot of debuts. Some of them were highly anticipated (This Is Your Life), some have been surrounded by controversy (Triple Brutal), and some no one really asked for (Punk Goes 90’s […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/2: Unconditional Joy

Posted by on April 2, 2014

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. I honestly wasn’t aware that Memphis May Fire was that popular. Anyways, an excellent top 5 debut for the band, but it’s the second highest debut that’s got us excited. How well can a […]

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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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