Posts Tagged ‘New Record’

CROWBAR ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM “Symmetry In Black” Out 5/27/14 Heavy rockers, Crowbar will release an all new full length album,”Symmetry in Black” on May 27, 2014. The new effort will be the tenth studio LP, and also marks the 25th anniversary of the inception of the band.

Influential industrial metal band, Mushroomhead, will release its eighth studio album “The Righteous & The Butterfly” May 13th. Recorded in Cleveland, the band self produced the record with longtime co-producer Bill Korecky. The CD consists of 14 tracks, ranging from songs about survival and balance (“Devils Be Damned”…

– By Dustin Blocker – “DON’T PUSH PLAY” What the hell is going on, here? Where’s the bass and the beats and the funky guitar and even funkier synth? No talk of aliens or the devil, or even a whimper resembling a guttural scream into an old broken microphone. Is Beck growing old, laying down his two turntables for a sin…

– By Dustin Blocker – “PUSH PLAY” For a band so sincere and cerebral, some of The Head and The Heart’s new record, Let’s Be Still, comes off a bit overwrought.  It’s strange: The album boasts hints of technical and lyrical brilliance scattered throughout the effort, proving that even the low spots aren’t really that lo…

– By Dustin Blocker – RATING: “PUSH PLAY” The Polyphonic Spree is a conundrum. Forget the visual spectacle; one producing dozens of rotating band members donning long form robes, hand-clap-dancing like a satirical choir.  Forget this, because the band’s inherent visuals are a distraction from the truth, that The Polyph…

– By Dustin Blocker – RATING: “PUSH PLAY” Twelve years deep into their indie rock careers, Brooklyn’s The National continue to mix the despondency with despair to striking effect on their eighth studio record Trouble Will Find Me. Matt Berninger’s storied baritone languidly floats amongst intricate guitar arrangements,…