Tag Archives: Spinefarm Records

Interview: Toothgrinder discuss Killswitch tour, living in Jersey

Posted by on May 5, 2016

Toothgrinder just finished up a successful tour with Killswitch Engage. Although a relatively new band to most, the group have a small handful of previous EPs. On their latest full-length for Spinefarm records, Nocturnal Masquerade, the band explores myriad genres and show their influences without sounding dated nor derivative. Unlike the metal diaspora which, at times, seems postured and […]

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Bullet For My Valentine sign new worldwide record deal with Spinefarm

Posted by on April 1, 2016

Bullet for My Valentine have been very consistent about releasing a new album every 2-3 years for the last decade and their latest record Venom saw the light of the day last year so there is a chance that we’ll be getting a new record either next year or the following one and with the latest news […]

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Report: Candlelight Records acquired by Spinefarm

Posted by on January 19, 2016

Spinefarm Records has been adding some pretty cool names to its roster. However, the label’s next big move involves acquiring another label, Candlelight Records. Edward Christie and Steve Beatty, owners of the U.K. based label Candlelight, have reportedly sold the company’s assets to Spinefarm (who are owned by Universal Music Group). Blabbermouth obtained an email […]

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Royal Thunder, The Browning among new Spinefarm signees

Posted by on January 15, 2016

Spinefarm Records is starting off 2016 hitting the ground running with the announcement that they’ve signed a trio of acts, Royal Thunder, The Browning and Helhorse, with the most noteworthy perhaps being Royal Thunder. The Georgia band’s second full length, last year’s Crooked Doors, wound up on a lot of year-end lists, and they just got […]

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Toothgrinder would like to trade diamonds for gold

Posted by on December 11, 2015

New Jersey’s Toothgrinder have a new album coming titled Nocturnal Masquerade scheduled to be released on January 29th via Spinefarm Records and, as every record’s anticipation, the band have a new single out titled “Diamonds for Gold” which features guest vocals from Periphery singer Spencer Sotelo. The band comments about the track: “‘Diamonds for Gold’ is one of […]

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Atreyu’s neverending story continues with new video

Posted by on July 17, 2015

The newly resurrected band, Atreyu, announced the release of their upcoming album titled Long Live on September 18th via Spinefarm Records, being the first album in 6 years since the release of their 2009’s Congregation of the Damned. Back in 2011 the band decided to take a break but now that they returned with this new record, the band announced […]

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Contest: Win PUCK HCKY and 36 Crazyfists gear!

Posted by on July 16, 2015

In case you missed it, the NHL season wrapped up last month with a Stanley Cup victory from the Chicago Blackhawks. How would you have missed it though, since for the back half of the season, we had “Snipe City,” a weekly hockey column? Initially hosted by 36 Crazyfists singer and hockey fanatic Brock Lindow, […]

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Shining sign worldwide deal with Spinefarm

Posted by on April 20, 2015

There are two vastly different European metal bands called Shining. While Sweden’s is a long-running black metal band, the Norwegian band Shining released one of our favorite albums a few years back with 2013’s One One One. Since forming in 1999, the band have transformed into an avant-garde instrumental jazz quartet to a black metal […]

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We’re at New England Metal and Hardcore Fest! Here are set times

Posted by on April 17, 2015

The weekend is upon us, which means Metal Insider is in Worcester for the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival! As the media sponsor of the Fest, that means we’ll have a table set up and we’ll be all over the Palladium for the next three days. You’ll be able to pick up a complimentary […]

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Airbourne sign with Spinefarm

Posted by on January 27, 2015

While Roadrunner is still a strong label in it’s own right, a pair of former executives have continued to recruit bands that had been on the label to their current labels. We’ve seen that happen at Nuclear Blast, where Monte Conner has signed more than a handful of bands once on Roadrunner (Fear Factory, Machine […]

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