LA, CA's hardcore/punk act Touché Amoré have announced plans for a summer tour with Tigers Jaw and Dads. Details inside.
Short lived, yet monumentally influential Austin, TX indie/emo quartet Mineral have been announced as a reuniting act at this years Fest 13 in Gainesville, FL!
California deathcore act Suicide Silence have revealed details of their first release since the passing of their singer, Mitch Lucker.
Building on the success of last year's first Fall Line Fest, organizers are excited to officially announce Richmond, Virginia's second annual Fall Line Fest, to take place this year on September 5th & 6th, 2014. The festival focuses on music, art and food, aiming to showcase what it is exactly that gives Richmond its own unique charm while balancing both nationally-known names and homegrown talent, all within a walkable area of the city's downtown.
Two titans of symphonic death metal will join forces this summer for the most momentous event of the season: the Conquerors of the World festival tour! Co-headliners SEPTICFLESH (Greece) and Fleshgod Apocalypse (Italy) will join brutal death metallers Hour of Penance (Italy) and Canadian occultists Necronomicon for an international-flavored bill of musical extremism.
Indie/emo pioneers American Football to reissue their highly influential self-titled full length and reunite for their first performances in over 15 years.
Ohio's Firefest 2014 ends prematurely due to alleged crew-on-crew violence. Police reports indicate that 23 were arrested and 4 were sent to area hospitals with lacerations and stab wounds. More details inside.
Finnish traditional folk-metal pioneers KORPIKLAANI, will return to North America this Spring with co-headliners TURISAS for the Paganfest America Tour!
Aversion and Coastlines recently got together and put out a split 7" which comes out this summer. This hardcore band from Miami has put out several EPs/Demos and I can imagine both of the bands on this split will end up putting out a full length. Catch them at a show in your area if you can. This is good stuff, don't sleep!
Hailing from Savannah GA, this hardcore band has released 2 EPs, and this new song is from their split with Aversion. Set to make waves in the HC scene, this album is definitely worth checking out! For fans of late 90s/early 2000s hardcore/metalcore.
Some of hardcore's heaviest hitters are teaming up for the Life & Death tour this summer. Headlined by New York's Backtrack, support bands include Harm's Way, Expire, Suburban Scum, Downpresser and Iron Mind who are all on the entirety of this U.S. tour.
In conjunction with their appearance at this year's Maryland Deathfest, self-proclaimed "filthy black metal" quartet MUTILATION RITES will embark on a brief east coast/midwest tour supporting Black Breath in late May. Dates can be found below. A more extensive tour announcement will follow in the coming weeks.
Technical death metal force ARCHSPIRE (Tobi Morelli - Guitar; Spencer Prewett - Drums; Dean Lamb - Guitar; Jaron Evil - Bass & Vocals; Oli Peters - Vocals) are streaming their forthcoming new album, 'The Lucid Collective' right here! The album will be released on April 29 in North America (April 25 worldwide). Pre-orders are available here.