Visit Consequenceofsound.net to stream the entire new album a day early and read their Track-By-Track for the meaning and creative process behind each song! SHELTERS comes out April 12th, you can find it at Merchnow or digitally.
Much to the delight of their dedicated fanbase, Louisiana post-hardcore outfit, As Cities Burn, announced last week that they would be releasing Scream Through The Walls, their first album in ten years, this summer. The lead single from their highly-anticipated new record was also revealed that day in the form of “Chains” – a driving four minute anthem pulsing with urgency and the band’s signature blend of visceral energy and raw thought-provoking lyrics.
Today, the band returned with the music video for “Chains” – stoking the flame of anticipation building around Scream Through The Walls. The video opens with a quote from American author, Florence King, which directly addresses both the narrative of the video and the lyrical topic of […]
Tickets go on sale this Friday, April 5th at 10am local time. Visit AsCitiesBurn.net for more info.
Post-hardcore act Vagrants share “Separation,” streaming now on Alternative Press. Additionally, the band has announced their debut EP, Separation, will be released on April 26th via Equal Vision Records. Pre-orders are now available at vagrants.merchnow.com.
“’Separation’ is a very personal track for me,” shares guitarist Jose DelRio. “Our previous vocalist was arrested right before a planned tour, and just months before going to record the EP ‘Separation.’“
He continues: “Honestly, things were bleak and I really wasn’t certain what the future held for myself and the band at that point. Lyrically, the song touches on a very low point in my life and also serves to connect the dots conceptually for the EP.”
Letting go is hard, but if you want to move […]
Louisiana post-hardcore outfit, As Cities Burn, embark on a new chapter in their creative journey today with the announcement of their first album in ten years. Scream Through The Walls marks not just the end of a decade-long absence, but the first album featuring the Bonnette brothers collaborating since the band’s seminal 2005 debut, Son, I Loved You At Your Darkest.
In celebration of this momentous announcement, the band shared a new single, “Chains”, with their fans today as well. “Chains” immediately bursts into action with raw energy, taking aim at the self-made restrictions that society places on itself by way of Cody Bonnette’s sharp, foreboding lyrics. You can listen to “Chains” here and pre-order the new album ahead of it’s […]
The undisputed greatest metal band in the world, Polyphia, blessed fans this morning with their latest single “Look But Don’t Touch” alongside the accompanying video for the track. The release, which features LA-based singer, Lewis Grant, comes just in time to celebrate the launch of Polyphia’s headlining US tour that starts tonight in New Orleans. This track marks the second time the band has found a vocalist worthy of collaboration, following their partnering with Cuco on the single “So Strange” off of their 2018 breakout full-length, New Levels New Devils.
New Levels New Devils, landed hard on the Billboard charts last year, hitting #1 on Independent Albums, #2 on Current Alternative, #3 on Vinyl, #4 on Current Rock, #6 on Digital […]
Alternative rock band I the Mighty are thrilled to share their brand new single, “Cave In.” The track is an explosive, emotionally wrought landscape of sound that invites the listener into the darkest recesses of frontman Brent Walsh’s memories of witnessing substance abuse in loved ones. Fans can watch the video, streaming now, here: ithemighty.lnk.to/cavein.
“‘Cave In’ is a song that people close to me have been pushing me to write for the better portion of my career. I think I’ve put it off because it can be easier to bury things than to face them, but I know that the song’s content is something that a vast amount of people can relate to,” shares lead vocalist Walsh. “Experiencing substance abuse […]
Detroit based post-rock, indie sextet Bars of Gold unleashed “Atlantic City” today from their upcoming LP SHELTERS. The album, due April 12th via Equal Vision Records, was produced by the band along with Chris Koltay (War on Drugs, Kurt Vile, Deerhunter, etc.). Listen to the song courtesy of the Fader here.
On the track, guitarist Scott Iulianelli shares, “Atlantic City is an unsuspecting pop song made up of seemingly disjointed parts; musically it’s our version of Beefheart’s “Frownland.” Lyrically, it’s about temptation and commitment, a homage to Springsteen. There’s also this weird circular percussion happening that sets the tone for the song and gives the guitars and vocals a platform for weaving in and out of. Like I said, it shouldn’t […]
The wait is over for Never Loved’s brand new self-titled EP, out now via Equal Vision Records. The band has also shared a music video for “Charged,” streaming now on Substream Magazine. Never Loved, the debut release from the alternative rock trio, can be purchased online at neverloved.lnk.to/ep. Fans can stream it in full via Spotify and Apple Music.
“The EP is something that we’re extremely proud of. There’s a lot of diversity and showcases a lot of the different influences we have,” shares lead singer Camm Knopp. “Working on these songs with Matt Squire not only helped bring the EP to another level, but also made us become better musicians/writers.”
He continues: “It’s an honor to be releasing our first EP […]