Watch: DAVE LOMBARDO Plays First Show With New ‘Extreme Metal’ Band EMPIRE STATE BASTARD

Watch: DAVE LOMBARDO Plays First Show With New 'Extreme Metal' Band EMPIRE STATE BASTARD

EMPIRE STATE BASTARD, the extreme metal band founded by Simon Neil (BIFFY CLYRO) and Mike Vennart (BIFFY CLYRO live guitarist and solo artist, ex-OCEANSIZE),played its first live show last night (Sunday, March 26) at the […]

EMPIRE STATE BASTARD Feat. DAVE LOMBARDO: Debut Single ‘Harvest’ Available Now

EMPIRE STATE BASTARD Feat. DAVE LOMBARDO: Debut Single 'Harvest' Available Now

EMPIRE STATE BASTARD, the extreme metal band founded by Simon Neil (BIFFY CLYRO) and Mike Vennart (BIFFY CLYRO live guitarist and solo artist, ex-OCEANSIZE),has released its debut song “Harvest”. The track is available now on […]

Sissoko/Segal/Parisien/Peirani: Les Égarés review – genre-hoppers stray towards surprise | Music

The artwork for Les Égarés.

When the light from one of the most ethereally spellbinding stars in the jazz firmament flickered out with the death of Wayne Shorter at 89 this month, the great improviser and composer left a multiplicity […]

U2 Songs of Surrender review – all the anthems, but smaller | U2

The artwork for U2: Songs of Surrender

U2 have always dealt in grand gestures. No other rock artists from the world of post-punk chased megastardom with the same missionary zeal: they seldom made any bones about wanting to be the biggest band […]

Crickets, cowbells and redcurrant jam: my tribute to the incredible Mira Calix | Classical music

A place that is special … the countryside around Cheylade in heart of Auvergne.

I first met Mira Calix six years ago. My group, The Hermes Experiment, got in touch with her to ask if she would be interested in writing us a new piece. We had come across […]

Long-Awaited Documentary About Doom Metal Icon SCOTT ‘WINO’ WEINRICH Gets Official Release Date

Long-Awaited Documentary About Doom Metal Icon SCOTT 'WINO' WEINRICH To Arrive This Spring

Due on May 13 digitally and on DVD via New Terms Productions, “Wino: The Documentary” is the story of doom rock legend Scott “Wino” Weinrich, known for his many influential bands and projects such as […]

3 New Albums Out This Week You Should Listen to Now: Yves Tumor, 100 Gecs, and FIDLAR

Yves Tumor

3 New Albums Out This Week You Should Listen to Now: Yves Tumor, 100 Gecs, and FIDLAR Yves Tumor image via Getty Images March 20, 2023 There’s so much good music out in the ether […]

Childish Gambino’s Swarm Cut “Sticky” Is Our Song of the Week

Childish Gambino's Swarm Cut "Sticky" Is Our Song of the Week

Song of the Week delves into the newest songs we just can’t get out of our heads. Find these tracks and more on our Spotify Top Songs playlist, and for our favorite new songs from emerging artists, check out […]

DAVID ELLEFSON To Make Lead-Vocal Debut On DIETH’s ‘To Hell And Back’ Album

DAVID ELLEFSON To Make Lead-Vocal Debut On DIETH's 'To Hell And Back' Album

DIETH, the new band featuring former MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson, Swedish guitarist/vocalist Guilherme Miranda (formerly of ENTOMBED A.D.) and drummer Michał Łysejko (ex-DECAPITATED), will release its debut album, “To Hell And Back”, on June 2 via […]

Avenged Sevenfold Announce New Album, Unleash First Single “Nobody”

Avenged Sevenfold - Life Is But a Dream

Avenged Sevenfold have announced their highly anticipated new album, Life Is But a Dream. In advance of its June 2nd release date, the hard rock band unveiled the first single, “Nobody,” and booked headlining arena […]