Butch Walker wears many hats. From his early career as a hair metal guitarist to his prodigious songwriting and production resume (which includes work with Pink, Gavin DeGraw, and Weezer) to performing with Taylor Swift at the GRAMMY’s to his 6 full-length solo albums, it‘s likely that if you... read full story»
Boston, MA rock band Crash Midnight will be hitting the road this Fall with The Pretty Reckless and Adelitas Way in support of their upcoming debut album “Lost In The City”.
“Lost In The City” will be release on 11/18 via Bronx Bridge Entertainment/Universal. The album’s... read full story»
The Ladykillers Tour is back by popular demand! Hunter Valentine and Sick of Sarah are daring you to join them again for a night of power rock music and fiercely intoxicating live performances. The 2014 Ladykillers Tour begins on September 25th and includes stops in more than fifteen North... read full story»
FLYLEAF—the five-piece, multi-platinum alternative rock band—announced today (Tuesday, September 2) they’ll launch a national fall tour kicking off Friday, October 3 in Lubbock, TX. The 29-date run is supporting the band’s fourth studio album BETWEEN THE STARS, out September 16 via Loud... read full story»
Off a highly successfully tour with Get Stoked and features on Alternative Press and AbsolutePunk, Imminence Records’ Backslashes And Bad Ideas have released the lyric video for “Sad Is The New Black”. The title track, which can be heard HERE, is off their forthcoming 7” that will be... read full story»
Pop vocalist Darian Reneé has released a new single from her dynamic and astonishing sophomore release. “Partners In Crime,” which can be heard HERE, is the second track off the September 23rd EP entitled The Other Side Of Someday. Darian had this to say on the title of the release, “The... read full story»
Creator-Destructor Records is incredibly excited to announce the addition of San Jose, CA’s POINT OF VIEW to their roster! The Bay Area 3-Piece have been around since 2002 and have spent the last twelve years honing an intensely well-crafted blend of melodic punk and ska into a sound that is... read full story»
New York based (by way of Iran, Vienna & London) artist Rob Decoup’s thought provoking video for the song “War Hero” has been banned on Russian TV. From his forthcoming full-length album Rays of Sun, produced Mike Plotnikoff (Aerosmith, Buckcherry) to be released January 2015.
The... read full story»
OTHERWISE are set to release their highly anticipated follow up to 2012′s TRUE LOVE NEVER DIES. Their sophomore album PEACE AT ALL COSTS will hit stores on September 16 and the band has offered yet another taste of their new masterpiece. “Walk Away” is now streaming on... read full story»
Atreyu entered a brief period of dormancy in 2011, after having steadily risen to the top of the metalcore heap during the American metal Renaissance of the ’00s. The inactivity is over. The beast has risen. The dust has been shaken off. Atreyu are back and they are poised for big things... read full story»
As August came to an end, I found myself venturing a bit outside my normal comfort zone in Atlanta to Swayze’s Venue, north of the city, to catch up with City of the Weak as they rolled into town. Led on vocals by the always energetic Stef “with an F”, Minnesota based City of the Weak have... read full story»
Interview with Lorenzo Spano
Mother Mary Mood
Gary Flinn HHM
Mother Mary Mood is a rock band from Italy. Mother Mary Mood is not a band to be taken lightly both in sound and in attitude. This group of five pack a real rock sound that is heavy without alienating the general music... read full story»
Interview with Miss May I Vocalist,
As day 24 of Mayhem Festival 2014 brought the tour to Aaron’s Amphitheater in Atlanta, Georgia, I was presented with the opportunity for an interview with Miss May I vocalist, Levi Benton. Although I had not planned to take on any... read full story»
TeamMate’s single, “Don’t Count Me Out”- a triumphant, optimistic song that brings out the fighting spirit of an underdog, garnered attention during Wimbledon this summer.The tune’s universal theme of coming back when life knocks you down has been very well received on SoundCloud,... read full story»
Two years ago, I had the opportunity to check out Righteous Vendetta as they played in Purgatory at the Masquerade in Atlanta. I had never heard of them until that night. I have to say, they caught my eye and more importantly my ear from the very first song of their set. After the show, I... read full story»
Many artists become political after making the “big-time”, however, relative newcomers Madison Rising started out political from the band’s name to lyrical content to where they have performed.
Madison Rising, originally took the Madison from the street where their studio was on, then... read full story»
Friday the 13th Special for HellhoundMusic readers:
AndiHHM talked with Twiztid’s Jamie Madrox and Monoxide to find out what the rest of 2014 looks like for the horrorcore/rap duo. Detroit’s painted rappers dish about their plans and their fans. Check out their website for new music and... read full story»
I had the pleasure of sitting down with Leighton Antelman, the vocalist and primary lyricist for Lydia. The band had been on tour with Golden Sun and Hrvrd, performing their widely-acclaimed album “Illuminate”, from front to back. I chatted with Antelman about the tour, their writing process,... read full story»
HHM: The lifespan for most bands these days is a lot smaller these days than what it used to be pre-internet. What keeps you guys going after more than 25 years in the business?
Jeffrey Nothing: Skinny and I started writing and performing together in Hatrix, our band prior to Mushroomhead in 1989,... read full story»
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Upon hearing Jesse Denaro’s new album, Dear Love, set for independent release on May 13th, listeners may not know the amount of work Denaro did to create music that resounds with love, longing, and positivity through turmoil. An excerpt from his Bio states:
“I... read full story»