Posted May 21, 2020, 12:33 p.m.
With most or all in-person live music performances seemingly postponed indefinitely, jump in the time machine with the Scene Point Blank premiere of a video ... read more
Posted Nov. 4, 2019, 12:25 a.m.
There are few bands that are as hard to categorize as The Locust, so I won’t even try. About the closest approximation I can give, is it’s like taking Ritalin before an important calculus exam and getting beaten with a sock full of quarters on the way to class. But ... read more
Posted Oct. 14, 2019, 7:29 p.m.
The Locust have announced six live dates this October-November, playing in Texas, Colorado, and California, including one date with Big Business. The band went on ... read more
Posted March 20, 2016, 11:35 a.m.
Dead Cross have rolled out a new song, "We'll Sleep When They're Dead," via Rolling Stone. The band features members of The Locust, Retox, and ... read more
Posted Nov. 30, 2015, 1:38 a.m.
Justin Pearson (Three One G, Retox, The Locust) SPB: How do you find new music? Pearson: There is no one way to find music, or ... read more
Posted Nov. 25, 2015, 1:24 p.m.
Welcome to our almost daily quickie Q&A feature: One Question Interviews. Follow us at facebook & twitter and we'll post an interview four days each week, typically every Monday-Thursday. ... read more
Posted Oct. 16, 2010, 11:05 a.m.
Recently, SPB had the opportunity to interview Justin Pearson, the mastermind behind the holy trinity of grind, The Locust, Some Girls, and 31G Records . Justin was straightforward and uncensored, as always. Scene Point Blank: Your sound is aggressive and caustic, but it lacks the caustic soulless masculinity that defines ... read more
Posted Nov. 29, 2007, 4:57 a.m.
Noise-punk outfit The Locust had their van broken into and robbed while on tour in St. Louis, MO. The group are on tour supporting their latest full-length, New Erections. The band's friends at Three One G Records issued the following statement: After a show in St. Louis their van was ... read more
Posted May 13, 2007, 3:40 p.m.
The Locust is an extremely polarizing group. On one hand, people take them as a complete joke. On the other, people take them extremely seriously. ... read more
Posted March 7, 2007, 11:49 p.m.
If you are looking for a taste of the new album from the Locust, titled New Erections, head over to the website for the album here. You can download two songs as well as view the entire tracklisting and coverart. The album is due out March 20th. The Locust last ... read more
Posted Feb. 8, 2007, 3:30 p.m.
The Locust and Cattle Decapitation will be embarkign on a US tour together beginning in late March. The two bands will traverse the US together over the course of a month. The Locust will be touring to promote their new "full-length," New Erections, which is due out on March 20th ... read more
Posted Jan. 26, 2007, 10:45 a.m.
Anti Records has announced that they will release The Locust's new full-length effort New Erections on March 20th. The album is the follow-up to 2005's Safety Second, Body Last, which was released on Ipecac Recordings. read more
Posted July 20, 2006, 12:34 a.m.
The Locust are currently working on their new album, New Erections, for Anti Records. The band will be hitting the studio with producer Alex Newport in September/ October and the album should be out early next year. read more
Posted April 19, 2005, 4 p.m.
On hearing of The Locust's signing to Ipecac, one might be inclined to call this an unexpected pairing. But if you were to take into ... read more
Posted March 16, 2005, 12:26 p.m.
A sample track from The Locust's debut for Ipecac Records has been posted online here. Safety Second, Body Last will be released on March 22nd. You can catch The Locust on tour with Fantômas throughout April. Dates can be found on the Ipecac website. read more
Posted March 9, 2005, 4:13 a.m.
Swarm of the Locust are the latest signing to Abacus Recordings. The Baltimore natives will be releasing their sophomore effort, The Sirens of Silence, this summer with a tour in support to coincide. You can hear the song "Hookworm" from their upcoming album here. read more
Posted July 1, 2004, 11:18 a.m.
A EPK containing a new track from No Warning has been posted online here. The band's upcoming album is due out through a Warner Bros. imprint label of Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington sometime this fall. read more
Posted Feb. 25, 2004, 4:47 p.m.
Unlike a lot of other people, I was entirely unfamiliar with the Locust upon the release of this record. All I knew about them was ... read more
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