Men of North Country (MONC) emerged from Tel Aviv’s soul scene, bringing with them a fresh approach to creating the perfect three-minute soul nugget. The band started by chance, when soul DJ Yashiv Cohen was overheard singing along to the tunes he was playing at one of his Tel Aviv Soul Club... read full story»
After several months off the grid, metallic punk radicals, ENABLER, now pledge full-on annihilation in 2014, today announcing their revamped lineup, a plethora of upcoming live actions, and the completion of their highly anticipated second LP.
Over the past two years, ENABLER has followed... read full story»
Los Angeles-based artist Conway has announced a US tour with Ellie Goulding (see dates below). The dynamic songstress has been captivating audiences around the US, most recently touring with electro-pop outfit St. Lucia, performing at School Night, the Natural History... read full story»
Groove driven, infectiously melodic and lyrically meditative, Comet Come To Me, Meshell’s 11th studio album, includes her version of Whodini’s classic hip-hop track “Friends” (released in 1984). Featuring special guests Shara Worden (My Brightest Diamond) and Doyle... read full story»
Avid war historians and Swedish heavy metallers SABATON have released the first album trailer to their upcoming seventh studio release, Heroes, due out in North America in Spring 2014. Shot during a listening session in Stockholm and produced & edited by David Havlena of Spark Magazine, the... read full story»
Professional comedian (and Parks and Recreation writer) JOE MANDE announces the release his debut comedy mixtape ‘BITCHFACE,’ available FRIDAY, MARCH 14 via GREEDHEAD MUSIC. The album includes nearly an hour of Mande’s stand up comedy, including hilarious personal narratives of a... read full story»
Fresh off the Hollywood Ending tour, King The Kid are set to hit the road again with friends, Against The Current on the Sink or Swim Tour. The two bands linked up in the summer of 2013 to release a mega Taylor Swift cover video with good friends Alex Goot. Ranking in with over 5.1 million views... read full story»
Montreal’s Sonic Avenues have announced a new LP for Dirtnap Records, entitled Mistakes (out April 15, 2014). You can check out the first single, “Automatic”….
Having delivered the quintessential powerpop/punk album in 2012′s Dirtnap released burner Television... read full story»
Relapse Records is extremely proud to announce the signing of Richmond, Virginia hardcore thrash supergroup, IRON REAGAN. Consisting of current and former members of Municipal Waste, Cannabis Corpse, Darkest Hour, Mammoth Grinder, Suppression and a thousand other killer bands, IRON REAGAN formed... read full story»
Burgeoning Hermosa Beach independent record label Hardline Entertainment has announced the release of their semi-annual music sampler called Hardline Entertainment Music Comp 3, which is available for FREE download now! Hardline has teamed up with Girl Skateboards and Chocolate Skateboards to... read full story»
Interview with Michael Del Pizzo
By: Gary Flinn
My first exposure to Sunflower Dead came last April at the Masquerade in Atlanta when they were touring with Hellyeah and All That Remains. At that point I had never heard of the band and had no idea what was about to happen. ... read full story»
Alternative and Indie lovers can take a listen to an underground band from Vancouver, Canada: The Written Years.
“Affection, belonging, loss and nostalgia: four themes that encompass the lyrically driven music of The Written Years,” said The Written Years press kit.
People who enjoy... read full story»
Photo by Zayra Alvarez
Interview with Drummer Chris Phillips from IAMDYNAMITE on December 17th, The Fillmore. Detroit, Michigan.
HHM: Chris, I wasn’t really prepared to interview. I’m really glad I got a chance to see you play.
So… hometown crowd, you’re from around here.
CP:... read full story»
While The Black Keys aren’t so hot right now, it’s time for another fun rockin’ blues version coming out from San Francisco, Calif. to make things all better: Fritz Montana.
While the rock industry is changing, Fritz Montana is proving people that the fun ol’ blues still... read full story»
More Metro Music interview with producer duo VONAIRS
More Metro Music: Thanks for taking the time to do this interview Vonairs. Tell us a bit about yourself,
your name, age, where you’re from and an interesting fact if you like…
We’re two swedish guys, Petter and Elias, in our... read full story»
photo credit: Jason Maguire
Andi sat down with Bec Hollcraft of Stars In Stereo on the bus after their set at Pierce’s in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Stars In Stereo is on tour with Halestorm and Redlight King.
HHM: Have you felt that it has been harder for you as a woman in this genre?... read full story»
HHM: I am here with Jesse Leach, vocalist of Killswitch Engage, how are you today?
Jesse: I’m alright, I’m breathing.
HHM: You guys have been on this tour with Lamb of God, Testament, and Huntress since October 22nd and you only have two shows left on this run, one of those... read full story»
Interview with Producer/Engineer/Musician John Kay of Stu Stu Studio
HHM: I know that the vast majority of producers began as musicians and tend to fall into being producers for one reason or another, What started you down this path?
John: After recording as a musician in different studios of... read full story»
I was able to catch up with Spencer for a little sit down prior to their set at Shaka’s in Virginia Beach, VA to discuss the struggles, their recent signing and the upcoming release of their new record.
HHM: Congratulations on signing to Outerloop. They had been managing you guys for a while... read full story»
Stephen Blickenstaff is a local artist that everyone should be aware of. Over the years his work has been used by many well-known bands as well as Guitar Player Magazine.
How did you start making art, and why do you continue to make it?
Stephen: I started drawing when I was old enough to hold a... read full story»