Tag Archives: Symphony X

Interview: Michael LePond talks new Silent Assassins album, gives Symphony X update

Posted by on January 30, 2018

Symphony X bassist Michael LePond just released the second studio effort from his solo project, Michael LePond’s Silent Assassins. Pawn and Prophecy was released on January 26th via Frontiers, and we were lucky enough to talk to the bassist about the album, the future of Symphony X, and a little bit of Shakespeare’s tragedies.   […]

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Spotify playlist: Vangough’s Clay Withrow shares driving playlist

Posted by on February 7, 2017

  On March 17th, prog metal trio will be releasing their latest album, Warpaint. The seven track album is a year in the making, and the band have toured the country opening for the likes of Fates Warning and Pain of Salvation. All that time on the road means that the band listen to a lot of music, and […]

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Find out how much Tool, Symphony X, Puscifer, Muse and more made on the road

Posted by on January 27, 2016

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, and we’ve summarized them here for you. We have another week of numbers to look at and be envious about and we’re still getting numbers […]

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CMJ Music Marathon 2015: The week in metal

Posted by on October 13, 2015

This week marks the annual CMJ Music Marathon, an annual convention and music festival that takes place in New York centered around college radio. While radio can get ignored by some in the face of so many other entertainment options, there are still about 200 radio stations around the United States and Canada that feature metal programming. […]

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Metal By Numbers 8/12: The charts kill some time

Posted by on August 12, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. We know you hate Insane Clown Posse, so ignore that fact that we continue to add them to this list anyway by focus on the real debut this week: a supergroup featuring seemingly every […]

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Metal By Numbers 8/4: Lamb of God sturm the charts

Posted by on August 4, 2015

There aren’t too many bonafide metal bands you can depend on to make a bloody splash on the , but for the past decade or so Lamb of God have proven over and over again that they are indeed one of those bands. And it’s only fitting that the highly anticipated album should be accompanied […]

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New & Noteworthy, July 24th – Terminally Unique

Posted by on July 24, 2015

It’s the week that many metal fans around the world have been waiting for. A new magnum opus from Virginia’s pride and joy is being unleashed, and no one can wait to get their hands on it! That’s just the tip of the iceberg, though. Be sure to read everything for the full picture of […]

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Symphony X releases lyric video for new single

Posted by on May 27, 2015

In anticipation for the release of their ninth studio album Underworld, the New Jersey-based Symphony X has put out a lyric video for the first single “Nevermore.” “Nevermore” is fast, heavy, melodic, technical, and everything that we’ve come to expect and admire about the band. Underworld will be release worldwide on July 24th via Nuclear […]

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Symphony X announce new album Underworld

Posted by on May 19, 2015

Progressive metal veterans, Symphony X, announce the release of their ninth albvum, Underworld on July 24th via Nuclear Blast. The album was recorded at The Dungeon, the home studio owned and managed by the band’s guitarist and mastermind Michael Romeo and will follow up 2011’s release Iconoclast which debuted at 76 on Billboard’s Top 200 and #7 on […]

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Overkill sign worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast, announce tour, box set

Posted by on March 27, 2015

It’s been 35 years since Overkill first formed, and 30 since their first album, Feel the Fire. Now the New Jersey thrash quintet are commemorating their anniversary with a new label in the United States, Nuclear Blast, and a box set that will consist of their entire back catalog. While the band have been on Nuclear […]

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