The Used Toxic Positivity: It’s OK to Not Be OK

In May 2022, The Used Frontman Bert McCracken made headlines with a candid public announcement about his mental health. With this revelation, he declared a hiatus from touring to focus on his well-being. Fast forward to May 19th, 2023, and the band has released their latest album, Toxic Positivity. This personal and introspective record emerges […]


Sum 41 Announce Breakup After 27 Years

Sum 41, the iconic Canadian punk rock band, has announced its breakup after 27 years as a band. The news was first announced on the band’s official social media pages, where they thanked their fans and reflected on their incredible journey together. Sum 41 was first formed in 1996 in Ajax, Ontario, and quickly rose […]


Unleashing A Roar: Theory of a Deadman Talks ‘Dinosaur’

Altwire recently had the pleasure of speaking with the lead singer of Theory of a Deadman, Tyler Connolly, about the band’s March 2023 release, Dinosaur. In this interview, Tyler delves into the inspiration behind Dinosaur and reveals some behind-the-scenes stories from the production process. He also opens up about some personal experiences from his career and the […]


Of Virtue Suffer From “A.N.X.I.E.T.Y.” In New Track

Michigan metalcore band Of Virtue is back, and they’re bringing the heat with their latest single, “A.N.X.I.E.T.Y.” With its crushing riffs, driving beats, and intense vocals, “A.N.X.I.E.T.Y.” is a tour-de-force of metalcore energy. The lyrics delve into the all-too-real struggles of anxiety, and refusing change, painting a vivid picture of the mental turmoil that many […]