atmospheric rock

Tool announces Winter & Spring 2022 US and European Headlining Tour

Tool have announced a mammoth 2022 tour, with the Los Angeles-based band spending 3 months traversing the U.S. followed by a month of European dates.

Tool elected to kick off the highly-anticipated trek in Eugene, Ore. as a nod to the abrupt halt to their 2020 Fear Inoculum tour. Slated to play the Matthew Knight Arena on March 12, 2020, the show, along with the band’s remaining tour dates, was canceled as nationwide lockdowns began to take effect that evening.

There’s A Light to release new studio album “f̶o̶r̶ ̶w̶h̶a̶t̶ ̶m̶a̶y̶ ̶I ̶h̶o̶pe̶?​​​​​​​ for what must we hope?” on December 10th 2021

Just recently, German post-rock/experimental quintet There’s A Light inked a worldwide record deal with Napalm Records. Now, the promising discovery announces its second album “f̶o̶r̶ ̶w̶h̶a̶t̶ ̶m̶a̶y̶ ̶I ̶h̶o̶pe̶? for what must we hope?” for release on December 10th, 2021. With their symbiosis of ambient post-rock, There’s A Light create an atmospheric, multi-layered soundscape, setting a trance-like state of mind.

Lybica signs worldwide deal with Metal Blade Records

Lybica are a dynamic and instrumental three-piece force from South Florida that seamlessly blends flavorful guitar melody with powerful metallic crunch. Lybica take you on an epic musical journey of peaks and valleys where the possibilities are endless.
 
Today, the band has announced its signing to Metal Blade Records and has shared the virtual performance video for the song “Ferment”. Watch it below.
 

Outrun The Sunlight to release new studio album “A Vast Field of Silence” on November 12th 2021

Chicago instrumental progressive quintet Outrun The Sunlight are ecstatic to announce their new album “A Vast Field of Silence”, to be released on November 12th, 2021.

The band have also released their beautiful first single from the record, “Awareness”. Watch the video for “Awareness” below.

Faith No More and Mr. Bungle cancel their upcoming US performances

Faith No More and Mr. Bungle have canceled their upcoming performances.

Faith No More have issued a statement regarding the band’s tour cancelation:
“To say that we feel shattered by these cancellations would be a complete understatement. It has been a real challenge to return to this music after a 5 year absence, but we have been working hard for a few months now, and these last few rehearsals left no doubt that we were back to top form, which makes this statement very difficult to write.

The Paradox Twin to release new studio album “Silence From Signals” on October 8th 2021

One might remember the strength of The Paradox Twin’s debut album “The Importance of Mr Bedlam”, released in 2018 to great applause. The Progressive Music Award nominated singer-songwriter Danny Sorrell is back not only with a new song, but with a strengthened line-up and a run of forthcoming live shows. 

Slow Crush to release new studio album “Hush” on October 22nd 2021

Internationally celebrated Belgian shoegazers Slow Crush are revealing details for their upcoming sophomore album “Hush” (their first since 2018). Set for release on October 22nd, 2021, via Quiet Panic, the album’s first single and title track “Hush” is now streaming here. Watch the video below.

Big|Brave announces Spring 2022 European & UK Tour

Big|Brave are pleased to announce European tour dates in April and May 2022 in support of their latest album, “Vital” out now on Southern Lord. Dates and details below. 

On their fifth album “Vital”, the core trio of Robin Wattie, Mathieu Ball and Tasy Hudson traverse minimalism and instinct, structure/freedom and meticulous timing, elements that have been the cornerstones of Big|Brave’s precise, rhythmical sound.