modern pop-metal

In Flames - I, The Mask

It’s a whirlwind and a disease that really gets even the better extreme bands, the desire to tone down to become more commercially viable in an industry where money is drying up and fads change far too often.

Brutai release brand new track “Upside Down” inspired by TV series Stranger Things

Brutai are back and they mean business with an eerily epic track inspired by the Netflix series Stranger Things.

“Upside Down” is the first song that the band have released since their debut album “Born” in November 2016. You could say, the band have been “reborn”. On a scale of one to ten, this track is an eleven!

“Upside Down” serves as an interlude to album 2, which the band are currently writing and recording. Brutai’s second album, yet to be titled, is set for a mid 2019 release.

Stellar Circuits to release new studio album “Ways We Haunt” on November 9th 2018

Since 2015, Winston-Salem, NC-based quartet Stellar Circuits have been churning out massive soundscapes of rock and metal - chock full of the elements of progressive/experimental rock and metal that fans of the genre love with none of the tired fluff in between.
 
Hair-raising melodies, otherworldly interludes, intricate solos, grooving riffs, soaring, gripping vocals and an overall electric aura define the energy of Stellar Circuits on their upcoming full-length album, “Ways We Haunt”, out on November 9th, 2018.

A Light Divided announces October 2018 US Tour

Fast-rising metal group with pop sensibility A Light Divided will release their upcoming full-length album, “Choose Your Own Adventure”, on October 5th, 2018.

Chock full of catchy, memorable anthems that poise A Light Divided to be the next big crossover metal group, “Choose Your Own Adventure” is an essential listen.

While online, check out A Light Divided's hooky, high-energy new single and electrifying music video for “Fear of Heights”, directed and filmed by Justin Reich of Antimatter Studios. The video can be viewed below.

A Light Divided to release new studio album “Choose Your Own Adventure” on October 5th 2018

Prepare to be impressed! Infectious pop hooks, exhilarating vocals, hair-raising riffs, and unforgettable melodies are only a fraction of what listeners should expect to hear on A Light Divided's upcoming full-length release, “Choose Your Own Adventure”, releasing to the masses on October 5th, 2018.

Chock full of catchy, memorable anthems that poise A Light Divided to be the next big pop/metal crossover, “Choose Your Own Adventure” is an essential listen.

Evanescence to release “The Ultimate Collection” 6-LP Set on December 9th 2016

Universal via Concord are pleased to announce Evanescence’s first ever career spanning vinyl box set encompassing their studio albums, “Fallen”, “The Open Door” and “Evanescence” and for the first time ever, the commercial debut for the previously unreleased demo album “Origin”.

The bonus LP, “Lost Whispers”, collects all the official b-sides and features the studio version of the sought after tour intro “Lost Whispers” and the first new Evanescence studio recording in years, “Even in Death” (2016) - release date for single TBC.

Brutai to release debut album “Born” on November 25th 2016

Following their recent signing to Transcend Music, Brutai have now announced pre-order details for their debut album “Born”. The album will be released on November 25th, 2016.

A harmonious blend of modern, progressive and memorable music, this is the debut album their fans have been waiting for.

Mixed and mastered by Matt Hyde (Slipknot, Fightstar, Machine Head, Bullet For My Valentine), “Born” is a collection of honest, modern, and relevant songs that will connect with the hard rock and metal community.

Brutai signs with Transcend Music & announces debust full-length album “Born”

Experiencing a steady rise to the forefront of underground metal, it is with huge excitement that Incendia Music announces the signing of Modern Metallers Brutai to Transcend Music.

Brutai have begun to plant the seed to their success and the London based quintet are to release their debut full length, “Born”- on Friday November 25th, 2016.

The record was mixed and mastered by Matt Hyde (Slipknot, Bullet for my Valentine, Fightstar).

Transcend Music had this to say about the signing: