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Mogwai Announces New Record, World Tour

October 31st, 2010

Mogwai’s seventh album, “Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will” will be released on February 15, 2011. Sub Pop Records will release in North America and Rock Action Records, the band’s own label, will release the album in the UK. Read more…

By Michelle Rick Posted in News

Valkyrie – Man Of Two Visions

October 31st, 2010

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Men of Clear Vision

Retro is the new modern, in fashion as well as music.  Continuing the trend of classic stoner metal for the next millennium, Valkyrie have emerged in a smoky haze from Virginia with their second full-length, Man Of Two Visions.  Drawing heavily from early Black Sabbath and a touch of Iron Maiden, the new album riffs its way across the sludgescape in a concise 38 minutes. Read more…

By Josh Neale Posted in Reviews

The Ocean Robbed in Spain

October 31st, 2010

The Ocean, currently on tour supporting The Dillinger Escape Plan in Europe, were robbed on a highway near Madrid on Wednesday, October 20, 2010. Read more…

By Michelle Rick Posted in News

Kanye and Jay-Z Team Up

October 31st, 2010

Kanye West and Jay-Z’s joint EP has become a full album as of Saturday night, when West announced that the two will now be making a full album together on a live webcast. He said the album will be recorded in the south of France. Read more…

By Michelle Rick Posted in News ,

Sage Francis Ends Touring

October 31st, 2010

Sage Francis announced via Facebook that he has performed his final show. The Providence, Rhode Island native is the founder of his own hip-hop label, Strange Famous Records. Read more…

By Michelle Rick Posted in News

Kerry King Joins Megadeth on Tour

October 31st, 2010

Slayer guitarist Kerry King joined Megadeth onstage at last week’s Jagermeister stop in Los Angeles. It was the first time that King played with Megadeth since 1984, for the song “Rattlehead.” Read more…

By Michelle Rick Posted in News ,

Buke & Gass Premiere Video, Announce Tour Dates

October 30th, 2010

Brooklyn, NY indie rockers Buke & Gass premiered a video this week for “Page Break,” a track that comes from their newest (and first) album, Riposte, recently released by Brassland.  The duo also announced a short tour that will kick off next week in Princeton, NJ. Read more…

By Nick Vadala Posted in News

Social Distortion Announces 2011 West Coast Tour Dates

October 30th, 2010

Social Distortion will embark on a West Coast tour beginning early next year in support of the upcoming release, Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes.  This will mark the band’s first extensive tour since 2005. Read more…

By Nick Vadala Posted in News

The 1900s Premiere Video, Announce Tour, Offer Track Download, Album Stream

October 30th, 2010

The 1900s, a pop outfit out of Chicago, IL, had a busy week this week between announcing short tour, premiering a video for their track “Amulet,” releasing “Babies” for download and streaming their upcoming album, Return of the Century, in its entirety.  Check it all out after the jump. Read more…

By Nick Vadala Posted in News

Cradle of Filth to Embark on North American Tour

October 30th, 2010

Infamous extreme heavy metal outfit Cradle of Filth will be hitting the road this upcoming February for a headlining US tour in support of Darkly, Darkly, Venus Aversa, their upcoming fourth studio release. Read more…

By Nick Vadala Posted in News