Posted July 9, 2013, 11:19 a.m.
American prog metal band Dream Theater have revealed some delightfully pretentious details of their upcopming eponymous release. In addition to the minimalist cover art, the ... read more
Posted June 14, 2013, 10:35 a.m.
Australian prog rockers Karnivool have just released a whole mess of details on their upcoming album. Asymmetry will have fourteen tracks spread over 67 minutes, ... read more
Posted June 6, 2013, 11:32 a.m.
Roadrunner has announced the newest studio album from American progressive metal band Dream Theater. The eponymously titled Dream Theater, the band's twelfth studio album, will ... read more
Posted May 20, 2013, 3:28 p.m.
Australian progressive rock band Karnivool have released a new track, "The Refusal", their first piece of fresh material in four years. You can listen to it over at Metal Injection, where it's available for free download. The song is the first track from their upcoming album, though they've been playing it ... read more
Posted March 1, 2013, 7:32 a.m.
Swedish power/video game metal band Machinae Supremacy have just released the new music video for "Rise of a Digital Nation", the title track off of ... read more
Posted Jan. 29, 2013, 9:36 a.m.
Avant garde/math metal band Vildhjarta have released a second teaser from their upcoming EP, 'Thousands of Evils'. This comes four months after the release of their first teaser in September, though there is still no confirmed release date for the EP. read more
Posted Jan. 29, 2013, 9:19 a.m.
Scion A/V has announced via their Facebook that they will be releasing a new EP from djent pioneers Meshuggah next Tuesday (5 February, if you're ... read more
Posted July 28, 2012, 7:12 a.m.
Ohio-based Internet musican Ben Sharp, also known as Cloudkicker, has announced his next studio album, Fade. It is set to be released next month, though ... read more
Posted July 9, 2012, 8:33 p.m.
LA-based alt rockers After have released their music video for their cover of The Doors's "Riders on the Storm". You can see the video over at Electric Mohawk. read more
Posted July 4, 2012, 4:59 a.m.
Prog Magazine has announced the nominees for the first annual Progressive Music Awards, to be held in London this September. The awards include categories for ... read more
Posted May 28, 2012, 9:21 p.m.
Dutch progressive rock band The Gathering have released the song 'Meltdown' for free download. The song is the second single to be released from their ... read more
Posted May 16, 2012, 8:08 p.m.
Icelandic band Sigur Rós are streaming their new record Valtari, due for release later this month, with a twist. Each time zone will get to ... read more
Posted May 16, 2012, 7:35 p.m.
Post-rockers Blueneck have released their entire discography for free donwload through the website of their label, Denovali. This includes all three of their releases, The ... read more
Posted May 12, 2012, 11:11 a.m.
Montréal tech death band Krokmitën have announced the release date for their new piece, "BWV565 Redux". The EP will be released for free download on 21 ... read more
Posted April 27, 2012, 4:11 a.m.
Pitchfork is streaming the first single from French metallers Gojira's newest album. The song, titled "L'Enfant Sauvage", is the first to be released from the ... read more
Posted April 27, 2012, 2:02 a.m.
Icelandic post-rockers Sigur Rós have announced via their Twitter the debut of a new track, "varúð". The song will be debuting next Monday on BBC's Radio 6 at approximately 9:40 AM. It is one of the first tracks to be heard from their new album, valtari, which will be released ... read more
Posted April 26, 2012, 6:58 a.m.
French band Gojira have released a trailer for a new live concert film. Titled The Flesh Alive, it will feature footage from three different concerts ... read more
Posted April 26, 2012, 6:50 a.m.
Duth rocker Arjen Lucassen, most famous for his collaborative project Ayreon, has released a music video for his song "E-Police". The song is featured on ... read more
Posted April 25, 2012, 4:11 a.m.
Ex-Isis members Jeff Caxide, Aaron Harris, and Clifford Meyer have joined up with Deftones vocalist Chino Moreno to form a new project, Palms. Though no date has been announced yet, their debut album is slated for release in 2012 on Ipecac Recordings. read more
Posted April 25, 2012, 2:13 a.m.
Coheed and Cambria have announced via a YouTube video their new bassist, Zach Cooper. He replaces bassist Michael Todd, who was arrested on charges of armed robbery in 2011 and later parted ways with the band. read more
Posted April 25, 2012, 2:02 a.m.
Sludge metallers Baroness have revealed via their website (which is down at the time of this writing) the tracklisting and artwork for their upcoming album ... read more
Posted April 24, 2012, 1:13 a.m.
Storm Corrosion have revealed the video for their song "Drag Ropes". The video was created by South African stop motion animator Jess Cope and is ... read more
Posted April 11, 2012, 9:11 a.m.
Sludge metal band Baroness have officially announced via their Facebook page their third studio album, Yellow & Green. The album will be released on 17 ... read more
Posted April 11, 2012, 2:17 a.m.
Canadian progressive rockers Rush have announced details via their website for their upcoming nineteenth studio album, Clockwork Angels. The album, set for release on 12 ... read more
Posted April 4, 2012, 7:38 a.m.
French extreme metal band Gojira have announced via their website the details for their upcoming fifth studio album. The album, to be titled L'enfant Sauvage ... read more
Posted March 26, 2012, 8:47 a.m.
Post-rockers UpCDownC have just released a new digital five-track EP today titled Christmas 86. The album features four new tracks as well as the title ... read more
Posted March 26, 2012, 4:34 a.m.
Jethro Tull flautist and frontman Ian Anderson is currently streaming his new album Thick as a Brick 2 via Jethro Tull's Facebook page. The album ... read more
Posted Feb. 27, 2012, 2:36 a.m.
Indie math-rockers Battles have announced that they are releasing a compilation of remixes from their latest album, Gloss Drop. The new album, tilted Dross Glop, will be released on 16/17 April by Warp records and, apropriately, will feature all of the songs previously released in Battles' vinyl-only Dross Glop remix ... read more
Posted Feb. 19, 2012, 3:51 a.m.
Montreal tech-death act krokmitën have announced that they are nearly finished recording a new track, their follow-up to 2011's 46-minute "alpha-beta". The new song, titled "BWV565 Redux", is a reworking of the organ piece Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV 565, which is attributed to Johann Sebastian Bach. The ... read more
Posted Feb. 7, 2012, 1:44 a.m.
Roadrunner Records have announced the signing of supergroup Storm Corrosion, and have announced the duo will release their self-titled debut album on 23 April. The group, consisting of Porcupine Tree's Steven Wilson and Opeth's Mikael Åkerfeldt, describe the album as continuing musically where Opeth's Heritage and Wilson's Grace for Drowning ... read more
Posted Feb. 4, 2012, 1:49 p.m.
Russian artist Senmuth has released three new albums: Scientific Obscurantism, an industrial album; ???????? 6, an ethnic dark ambient album, and Sen En Mut, another ... read more
Posted Jan. 26, 2012, 9:05 a.m.
Pelican have released the first song from their upcoming EP Ataraxia/Taraxis titled "Lathe Biosas". You can stream and download the song here. read more
Posted Jan. 24, 2012, 3:17 a.m.
Pelican have announced the release of a new EP, Ataraxia/Taraxis, on 10 April through Southern Lord Records. They've also announced a host of new tour dates; hit the jump for the full listing. read more
Posted Jan. 24, 2012, 2:37 a.m.
Death metal giants Meshuggah will be hosting a live webchat this afternoon, just a few weeks ahead of the release of their new studio album, Koloss. To watch the webchat, you can head over to Nuclear Blast's streaming room. The chat begins at 3:30 PM EST, 12:30 PM Pacific. read more
Posted Jan. 24, 2012, 12:26 a.m.
Christian Schreil, drummer for French djent band Uneven Structure, has annoucned he is leaving the band. He will be replaced by Jean Ferry, who first performed with the band in Moscow last weekend. You can read his full statement on Basick's news page. read more
Posted Jan. 24, 2012, 12:21 a.m.
OSI, a collaboration between ex-Dream Theater keyboardist Kevin Moore and Fates Warning guitarist Jim Matheos, have annoucned their fourth album, titled Fire Make Thunder. The ... read more
Posted Jan. 18, 2012, 8:55 a.m.
The Diablo Swing Orchestra have announced the tracklsiting for their third album, Pandora's Piñata, along with the rear cover art of the album. Hit the ... read more
Posted Jan. 17, 2012, 2:57 a.m.
European/UK-based metal label Basick Records has announced that they will be partnering with US-based Prosthetic Records. According to their website, "The deal...will see all of BASICK’s forthcoming releases and selected back catalog serviced via SONY’s RED Distribution." The first Basick release in North America will be Chimp Spanner's newest release, ... read more
Posted Jan. 17, 2012, 12:20 a.m.
Meshuggah have unveiled the album art, tracklisting, and title for their seventh studio album. The album will be titled Koloss, which is Swedish for "colossus" ... read more
Posted Jan. 16, 2012, 10:34 p.m.
Dutch singer Anneke van Giersbergen is currently streaming her newest studio album, Everything is Changing, which is due out 20 January on PIAS. Van Giersbergen has a prolific history as a collaborative artist, working with artists like Devin Townsend, Ayreon, and Giant Squid, as well a large history with her ... read more
Posted Jan. 15, 2012, 4:54 a.m.
Russian band The Korea have offered their newest album, Chariots of the Gods, which was released today, for free download. You can download the album from their website. read more
Posted Jan. 4, 2012, 3:30 a.m.
Meshuggah have announced that their as of yet untitled seventh studio album will be released via Nuclear Blast records on 27 March. It will be ... read more
Posted Dec. 23, 2011, 10:42 a.m.
Bassist Chris Squire and guitarist Steve Hackett, both big names in progressive rock, have announced that they have formed a new band, called Squackett. They plan to release their debut album in 2012. Chris Squire is best known as the bassist and sole consistent member of Yes, and Steve Hackett ... read more
Posted Dec. 1, 2011, 6:28 a.m.
Sludge metal band Mastodon and indie rocker Feist have announced that they plan to release a split 7" single. As Mastodon bassist Troy Sanders described it, "The idea is for Mastodon to cover a Feist song and throw some hair and dirt on it... They're going to take a Mastodon ... read more
Posted Nov. 16, 2011, 7:20 a.m.
Coheed and Cambria have announced that former drummer Josh Eppard will be rejoining the band. Eppard had originally left the band in 2006 due to a drug addiction. According to the band, "We understand there are risks involved bringing Josh back into the fray. Even with his two-years of sobriety, ... read more
Posted Nov. 15, 2011, 10:26 a.m.
Post-hardcore band Troubled Coast have announced their fourth release, I've Been Thinking About Leaving You, their release with Pure Noise Records. It will hit stores ... read more
Posted Nov. 13, 2011, 3:43 a.m.
Power metal band Machinae Supremacy have announced that, "to celebrate 20,000+ likes on Facebook," they are releasing their first studio album, Deus ex Machinae, for ... read more
Posted Nov. 8, 2011, 5:11 a.m.
French progressive death metal band Gojira announced that they have signed to Roadrunner Records. Roadrunner will be releasing Gojira's as-of-yet untitled fifth album around spring ... read more
Posted Nov. 6, 2011, 1:23 a.m.
Instrumental progressive metal artist Cloudkicker has announced via his tumblr that he is going to be releasing two new albums on 22 November. The first, ... read more
Posted Nov. 4, 2011, 3:51 a.m.
Rock band Feersum Ennjin, notable for containing ex-Tool bassist Paul D'Amour, have pushed back the release of their eponymous debut in order to add a ... read more
Posted Nov. 3, 2011, 3:18 a.m.
Jón Þór Birgisson, lead guitarist and vocalist for Iceland and also known for his solo work as Jónsi, has announced the details for his soundtrack ... read more
Posted Nov. 3, 2011, 2:07 a.m.
Following the culmination of their releases, the Devin Townsend Project have announced the release of a box set, Contain Us, due out 29 November through ... read more
Posted Nov. 3, 2011, 2:01 a.m.
German industrial rock band Rammstein have announced the release of a new retropsective album, Made in Germany 1995-2011. It will be released via Vagrant Records ... read more
Posted Nov. 1, 2011, 10:47 a.m.
Reggae rock band Lionize have announced the release of their fifth studio album, Superczar and the Vulture. The album will be released on 6 December ... read more
Posted Oct. 24, 2011, 8:47 a.m.
Progressive rock group Yes have announced the release of their new live album In the Present - Live from Lyon. The album will be released ... read more
Posted Oct. 22, 2011, 8:28 a.m.
American progressive metal band Dream Theater have announced the first release of their 1999 album Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes from a Memory on vinyl. It ... read more
Posted Oct. 20, 2011, 12:13 a.m.
Pittsburgh-based space rock duo Zombi have released a free remix EP via Amazon MP3. The EP consists of four remixes of the track "Slow Oscillations," ... read more
Posted Oct. 13, 2011, 12:45 a.m.
Icelandic post-rock band Sigur Rós are debuting their new concert film, Inni, tonight at the Ritz Theater in Minneanapolis. Directed by Vincent Morisset, the film ... read more
Posted Oct. 11, 2011, 7:42 a.m.
Spin.com is currently streaming Puscifer's second studio album, Conditons of My Parole. The album is set to be released a week from now on 18 ... read more
Posted Oct. 11, 2011, 7:34 a.m.
American progressive metal band Mutiny Within have announced that they are going on indefinite hiatus. Though they haven't completely rejected the option of getting back ... read more
Posted Oct. 10, 2011, 7:18 p.m.
San Francisco post-metal group Giant Squid are currently streaming their third album, Cenotes, via NPR. The album is due out 25 October on Translation Loss ... read more
Posted Oct. 10, 2011, 9:05 a.m.
Australian post-rock band sleepmakeswaves, after the departure of drummer Will Smith, have announced that drummer Tim Adderly will fill his role. Adderly concurrently plays with ... read more
Posted Oct. 9, 2011, 1:30 a.m.
Sweedish power metal/chiptune group Machinae Supremacy have announced the release of the concert video of their Assembly 2011 perfomance via magnet link and torrent host ... read more
Posted Oct. 6, 2011, 12:32 a.m.
Djent band Vildhjarta have released the cover art and tracklisting for their debut album, måsstaden, via their Facebook page. The album will be released on ... read more
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