Throughout the years, few bands have been consistent in putting out stellar albums while aggressively expanding their sound. Whether it’s the more metalcore sounding Vengeance Falls, or the more heavy metal sounding Silence in the Snow, the growth of their skills and playing has proven immensely.
Alter Bridge, a band whose pedigree begins with the original dissolution of Creed have consistently…
Drumming legend Neil Peart has passed at age 67. A representative of the band had shared the news with Rolling Stone. The cause of death was confirmed to be brain cancer, an ailment he had been battling quietly for three years.
Following the excitement and enthusiasm surrounding the launch of the fastest growing song at Alternative Radio – “The Best” – the first single off their upcoming album, AWOLNATION has readied even more new music for fans from their forthcoming release. The latest is a new song, “California Halo Blue,” out everywhere now via Better Noise Music.
The war machine known as Slayer has been rumbling on nearly 40 years, and like…
TOOL, the prog-rock-metal titans who knocked Taylor Swift out of the number one spot on the Billboard Top 100 list brought their incredible performance and light show to the Pepsi Center on October 16, 2019.
Since the demise of Creed, the instrumentalists joined forces with Myles Kennedy and formed Alter Bridge out of its ashes. Initially, many fans (including myself!) felt that it was just Creed part deux, and mostly had written them off. That is, until they dropped an absolute bombshell of an album, Blackbird. That album was just the start of what has proven to be a very prolific career.
On October 1st, theatrical metal band Ghost brought the ghouls, ghulehs, thrills, chills, and catchy, melodic metal to the sleepy mountain town of Colorado Springs.
Over the years, many bands have attempted to capture lightning in a bottle. In a way, many bands go about it in an almost surreptitious way, but not Greta Van Fleet.
Over the last decade, Wes Scantlin had been embroiled in arrests, drugs, and various difficulties in his personal and professional life. Within his personal struggles, there was always music that he managed to come back to. This album was a long time coming.
Thirteen. Thirteen years it took the band to produce this album. To call it epic would be a gross understatement at this point.
Leach’s mental health battle is front-and-center on this record. No holds barred, he breaks down the barriers of mental illness, and reassures their listeners that they are NOT alone in this battle, and that you can get help if you need it.
I started listening to Pink Floyd heavily when I was about 12 years old. My…
The theatrical firebrand Avatar has been touring the world since the release of Avatar Country…
Baroness have been a force all their own in the 12 years since the debut of their Red Album. Coming full circle, they’re travel through the color map has come to Gold & Grey, releasing on June 14th, 2019.
On May 22nd at Manchester Music Hall in Lexington, KY, City Awake, Massive Cult, Despite The Fallen and Bad Wolves.