Stone Temple Pilots “High Rise” Projected To Reach 13-15k For First Week Sales

According to the industry sales website Hits Daily Double, Stone Temple Pilots‘ latest release High Rise is projected to reach 13,000-15,000 copies sold for its first week based on the first day sales figures. The five Song EP; released independently via Stone Temple Pilots‘ label Play Pen/ADA, is the first recorded material with new vocalist Chester Bennington […]


The Ocean Collective To Release Massive 3 DVD Set

On the heels of their hugely successful album “The Pelagial” The Ocean Collective are now releasing a behemoth of a DVD set with a total run time of 500 minutes. Billed as a “thorough look into the lives, history, and touring experience of the band”, “The Collective Oblivion” includes: — Multiple camera shots of three full […]


Soundgarden To Re-Issue Very First EPs

According to Blabbermouth; grunge-alternative act Soundgarden has announced plans to re-issue digitally remastered versions of their very first EPs on November 26th through SUB POP, the independent record label that gave the band their start back in the late 1980s. The EPs will be released via CD, double-vinyl, and digital set and will include the […]


MUSE Planning To Release 4K Concert Film

English rock band MUSE has revealed early plans to release an ultra-high-definition concert film of their recent performance at the Rome Olympic Stadium this past summer. The footage, shot in ultra-high definition 4K will be the highest resolution concert ever shot and will be four times as powerful and as clear as the standard high […]


Sick Puppies To Offer Meet & Greet Packages

In a recent radio interview on 93.3 WMMR’s Preston and Steve Show, Sick Puppies‘ vocalist Shim Moore revealed that the band will be offering special meet and greet packages for select dates on their upcoming US tour. Fans will be able to purchase special tickets that when used, will allow fans to gain access to […]


Aaron Gillespie To Resume Touring With Paramore

Continuing on from his earlier work with the band during their recent European stint; Aaron Gillespie has confirmed that he will continue to tour with Paramore for their upcoming The Self-Titled Tour, filling in for touring drummer Miles McPherson who was badly injured during a golfing accident this past August. Aaron has previously worked with […]


Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem Revealed

Dethklok and Metalocalypse creator Brendon Small Has announced the release of “Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem, A klok Opera.” Set to be aired October 27 on Adult Swim. For those that are also fans of the band itself, a soundtrack of completely original music will accompany the special. Including a bonus track “Blazing Star.”  That is […]

CD Reviews

Arcade Fire – “Reflektor” [Single] (2013)

It’s fair to say that Arcade Fire’s third major album release, 2010’s The Suburbs,  solidified their place in alternative rock’s history and is now at the forefront of mainstream music.  Now, three years later and with a Grammy for Album of the Year under their belt, the Canadian collective is back and with a new single. […]