Tag Archives: For Today

Metal Power Rankings Special: New England Metal & Hardcore Fest 2015

Posted by on April 17, 2015

Welcome to Metal Power Rankings: Our weekly rankings take a number of factors into account: newsworthiness, record sales, internet buzz, word of mouth and overall importance in the genre. Ultimately, it’s subjective, but if a band generates enough buzz, they’ll wind up on the list. We’re writing this from the upstairs at the New England […]

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For Today kick out guitarist for not being Christian enough

Posted by on April 16, 2015

Metalcore band For Today continues making the news for their “God ordained” line-up changes, and this latest one is a doozy. Guitarist Samuel Penner – the guy who replaced Mike “No such thing as a gay Christian” Reynolds  – was asked to leave the band. Over the phone. Shortly after rushing home to visit his mother in law […]

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Former For Today guitarist thinks singer is in a cult

Posted by on March 30, 2015

Mike Reynolds, former co-founding guitarist of Christian metalcore band For Today, got into some hot water back in 2013 for Tweeting, “No such thing as a gay Christian,” among other remarks. He quit a few days later to, “begin working toward full-time missions work in the Middle East.” Part of that work now includes calling […]

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Motionless In White stay in motion after van accident

Posted by on March 6, 2015

Touring in the winter is risky business. Just recently Within The Ruins wrecked their van in PA, and now Motionless in White is the latest band to suffer the same fate. Thankfully no one in the band was hurt and they won’t be missing any shows. The band posted this update on their Facebook: Well, after […]

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The Red Chord, Rivers of Nihil, Code Orange & more added to New England Metalfest

Posted by on January 7, 2015

It’s hard to believe that the New England Metal and Hardcore Fest will be celebrating its 17th year this year – until you see the lineup for this year’s festival. Testament, Between the Buried and Me, Exodus and Nails have already been announced, and now it’s got a whole crop of new additions to the […]

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Motionless in White added to New England Metal and Hardcore Fest

Posted by on December 11, 2014

Earlier this week, the initial lineup of the 17th annual New England Metal and Hardcore Festival was announced, with Testament, Exodus, Between the Buried and Me, Nuclear Assault and Nails among the first wave of announcements of bands playing. While the headliner for Sunday wasn’t in the initial announcement of the lineup, today it’s been announced […]

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New England Metal and Hardcore Festival announces headliners

Posted by on December 8, 2014

If you’re anywhere in the Northeast, you’ve likely already  marked April 17th, 18th and 19th on your calendar, as the 17th Annual New England Metal and Hardcore Festival had already announced it’s dates. Now the first wave of bands have been announced, and it’s a damned impressive list, with Between the Buried and Me, Overcast, Testament, […]

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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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For Today throw a ‘Molotov’ at authority in new video

Posted by on August 25, 2014

For a Christian band, For Today seem to have made a pretty anarchic video. Especially in the wake of what’s gone on in Ferguson, MO, to have Mattie Montgomery standing on top of a police car, leading a gang of people walking down a street and urging its listeners to “burn it down” while throwing […]

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Tour alert: We Came As Romans, For Today, The Color Morale, Crossfaith, Palisades

Posted by on July 24, 2014

We Came As Romans frontman Dave Stephens has a cameo on the first single from the forthcoming The Color Morale album, so it makes sense that the two bands tour together. Following some rumors, “The Present, Future, and Past” tour has been announced that will find the two bands touring along with For Today, Crossfaith […]

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