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Album Review: Sleep Awaken and Deliver Primordial Rock on The Sciences

To download, click “Share” and right-click the download icon | iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS The Lowdown: The Sciences is the first album from Sleep in 15 years, a surprise-release follow-up to their 1998 recorded and 2003 released hour-long song about smoking weed in the desert. It follows on the heels of several years of full-album sets and festival

X Japan’s first album in 22 years is “done pretty much,” features Marilyn Manson

X Japan have gone through a lot in their 35 years of existence. They’ve had to deal with career threatening injuries, brainwashing cults, suicide, and a decade-long breakup. So perhaps it’s understandable that there’s been a 22-year gap between records. Fortuantely, the wait for new music is almost over, as the band confirms in an

30 Years Ago: Queensryche Create Their Future With 'Operation: Mindcrime'

Nikki loves Mary, but Nikki is a junkie and Mary is a hooker who’s become a nun. Nikki has been ordered to kill Mary by Dr. X, who runs an above-the-law subversive organisation that brainwashes people like Nikki into becoming unknowing assassins. And if Nikki doesn’t kill Mary, Dr. X will cut off Nikki’s supply

Guns N' Roses Announce 'Appetite for Destruction' Box Sets

Guns N’ Roses’ Appetite for Destruction is set for a major upgrade. As anticipated, the band announced today (May 4) that Deluxe, Super Deluxe and a massive “Locked N’ Loaded” versions of their landmark 1987 full-length debut album will be released on June 29. The Super Deluxe Edition contains 73 tracks, 49 of which have never

Protomartyr announce Consolation EP, featuring The Breeders’ Kelley Deal

Last September, Protomartyr dropped their fourth studio album, Relatives in Descent. Now, less than a year later, the Detroit-bred post-punk outfit back with a new EP of songs. Dubbed Consolation, it’s due out June 15th through Domino and features Kelley Deal of The Breeders. The upcoming EP spans four tracks: “Wait”, “Same Face in a

Fishbone's Classic Lineup Reunites, Announces Tour Dates

Fishbone fans who catch the band on the road this year are in for a treat — namely, the return of enough former members to bring about the revival of the group’s classic lineup. The band spread the news to Facebook followers in early February, announcing the new/old lineup with a post reading, “Fishbone is

Ariana Grande announces new album, Sweetener, sings Drake and Kendrick on Fallon

Last month, Ariana Grande returned with her new single, “No Tears Left to Cry”, which served as the first single off her upcoming fourth album. On Tuesday night, she appeared on The Tonight Show to reveal more details about the follow-up to 2016’s Dangerous Woman. Entitled Sweetener, the album features contributions from Pharrell and will