Streams: Get Married: ‘Into The Cosmos’ EP (Punknews Exclusive)

Punknews is excited to bring you an exclusive stream of Get Married’s new EP, Into The Cosmos, out this Friday, December 9th, via Wiretap Records. The songs on Into The Cosmosare fueled by a nostalgia for early rock and roll and doo-wop, as well as first-wave emo and shoegaze.

You can pick up a copy of Into The Cosmos EP on 7″ vinyl here and hear the whole thing below, right now.
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Monument Of Misanthropy Added To Sick Midsummer Festival 2017

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Austria's metal underground festival Sick Midsummer has announced the addition of Austrian/French brutal death metal veterans of Monument Of Misanthropy to the billing of its 2017 edition. Sick Midsummer will take place on Saturday, July 8th, 2017, in front of the spectacular backdrop of the Austrian Alps nearby the small village of Scharnstein, in… Read More/Discuss on Metal
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Hellfest reveals lineup

France’s Hellfest has announced its major details. The festival will be June 16-18 in Clisson, France. Bands playing include Damned, Ranicd, Deafheaven, Dillinger Escape Plan, Prophets of Rage, Helmet, Trapped Under Ice, Comeback Kid, Slayer, Agnostic Front, Leftover Crack, Suicidal Tendencies, Integrity, DRI, Bouncing Souls, Blue Oyster Cult, and more. See the full line up below.
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Imperial Triumphant Recording New Album

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Following last year's "Abyssal Gods" album and the "Shrine To The Trident Throne" compilation from 2014 (reviewed here), Imperial Triumphant is now working on another full-length release. The band comments:

"Heads up from the Imperial camp – we've been quiet as we've been writing the next full length. It's coming into shape and surprising us eve… Read More/Discuss on Metal
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New Review Update: New Reviews for December 5, 2016

  • Archie –
    Archie Meets Ramones

  • Boston Manor –
    Be Nothing

  • Denzel Curry –

  • You can check out any of our reviews right here. 
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    The Best Heavy Metal Christmas Albums

    [unable to retrieve full-text content]It's a yearly tradition for metal bands, sometimes of the very extreme death/black variety, to pull out a few tongue-in-cheek Christmas covers around this time.

    While most are just jokes or aren't pulled off with much effort, there have been a handful of legitimately awesome heavy metal Christmas albums released, and we're going to show you the … Read More/Discuss on Metal
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    Red City Radio: “Electricity” (Punknews Exclusive)

    Today, Punknews is pleased to bring you the new video by Red City Radio. Regular Punknews-ers, this one is right up your alley: this one is about melodic gruff-punk and beer.

    A little while ago, members of Fairlanes opened their own brewery in Denver called Ratio Beerworks. The brewery often has bands come in a play acoustic sets and they’ve just started releasing those sessions as “Ratio Sessions.”

    In May, Red City Radio stopped in for a session. You can see their acoustic take on “Electricity” below. Tomorrow Zach from Pears is stopping by the Brewery to do his own session. You can check that out Tuesday night at 2920 Larimer St., Denver. In the meantime, see RCR’s vid below, right now.
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    The Mute Gods Reveals New Album “…Tardigrades Will Inherit The Earth”

    [unable to retrieve full-text content]Nick Beggs (Steven Wilson, Steve Hackett), Roger King (Steve Hackett) and Marco Minnemann (Joe Satriani, Aristocrats) will return as The Mute Gods with forthcoming second album "…Tardigrades Will Inherit The Earth."

    This sophomore output is set for release on February 24th, 2017. Following the release of 2016's debut album "Do Nothing Till You… Read More/Discuss on Metal
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    In Memoriam: Micky Fitz of The Business has passed away (-2016)

    The Business Micky Fitz the lead vocalist of The Business has passed away. He had been diagnosed with cancer in 2015. No official announcement from the band has been made as of yet.

    The Business were one of the UK’s first Oi bands. After a string of early singles, including the hit “Smash the Discos,” the band released their debut album Suburban Rebels in 1983. The band’s original run lasted until 1988. They reformed in ’92 and have been a unit since then. They were influential on many punk rockers, including Lars Frederiksen, Andy Lefton, Dropkick Murphys, and many more. Punknews sends its condolences to Micky’s family and friends.
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    Suffocation Begins Recording New Album – Posts Update From The Studio

    [unable to retrieve full-text content]Suffocation has begun recording its new album, sharing the below update from the studio. States the band: "Day 1 in full force studio getting some really nice tones dialed in and tomorrow starts the first day of drum tracking. ANYONE READY FOR A NEW SUFFOCATION ALBUM???????????"

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