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Rise Of The Northstar release brand new track “This is Crossover”

Europe's biggest crossover band, Rise Of The Northstar, have released a brand new track “This is Crossover”.

The song comes off the band's upcoming second full-length album “The Legacy of Shi”.

Listen to the new track below.

Get the new single here.

The band recently released a video in which they explain the concept of the “Northcards” that will be included in every digipack of “The Legacy of Shi”.

Otep calls out the NRA in shocking new music video for “Shelter in Place”

Just over one week ago, iconic rockers Otep unleashed their most uncompromising, candid, all-inclusive and controversial assessment of the current residing political regime that they have ever released – the new album “Kult 45”.

Today, they have released a shocking new music video – pointing a finger at the NRA and their allowance of continued gun violence – for the single “Shelter in Place”.

The video, directed by Otep and filmed by PR Brown, can be viewed now, below.

Rise Of The Northstar to release new studio album “The Legacy of Shi” on October 19th 2018

Europe's biggest crossover band, Rise Of The Northstar, have announced the details of their upcoming second full-length album.

The Legacy of Shi” will be released on October 19th, 2018, via Nuclear Blast (Sharptone Records in the USA, Ward Records in Japan) and was recorded with Gojira's Joe Duplantier in his Brooklyn, NY-based Silver Cord Studios.

The album will contain 11 brand new songs and one additional bonus track (vinyl and Japan only) with a running time of 44, respectively 48 minutes.

Rise Of The Northstar release music video for “Here Comes the Boom”

Europe's biggest crossover band, Rise Of The Northstar, have released a brand new single, titled “Here Comes the Boom”.

Commented the band: “We chose this track as the first single of our new album because it's a perfect synthesis, from the way it sounds to the lyrics, everything is summed up in this song. Attaque contre-attaque, here comes the boom”.

Check out the official music video for “Here Comes the Boom” below.

Otep to release new studio album “Kult 45” on July 27th 2018

Iconic rockers Otep are about to unveil they’re most uncompromising, candid, all-inclusive and controversial assessment of the current residing political regime that they have ever released in the form of their eighth full-length album, aptly titled “Kult 45”.

Drawing influences from politically-charged recording artists of the past but allowing her artwork to remain fully and undeniably Otep, Otep Shamaya continues her nearly two-decade invasion of the senses on July 27th, 2018, when “Kult 45” drops via Napalm Records. This is Otep like you’ve never heard them before.

Skindred release music video for new single “That’s My Jam”

UK Ragga Rockers Skindred have released a new single & video for “That’s My Jam”, from the upcoming new album “Big Tings”, which will be released on April 27th, via Napalm Records.

Watch the video for “That’s My Jam” below.

The video for the new single features a special appearance by Hollywood actor and all round bad guy Patrick Bergin best known for his roles in the classic films Sleeping with the Enemy & Patriot Games as well as recently starring in the UKs biggest TV show EastEnders as Aidan Maguire.

Otep announces Summer 2018 North American Headlining Tour

Iconic rockers Otep recently announced the upcoming release of their eighth full-length album, scheduled to release later this year via Napalm Records.

Otep frontwoman Otep Shamaya says: “After every album there's an overwhelming sense of excitement, but this time it's in the stratosphere. This time, we hold nothing back. It's an uncompromising power-groove eruption of expert musicality destined to make some necks sore and spirits soar and with lyrical and stylistic freedoms which makes this feel like the most authentic album to date”.
 

Arcadia to release new single “Kickback” on April 13th 2018

Arcadia announce their arrival with the release of their new single, “Kickback”, which lands everywhere on April 13th, 2018.

Manchester quintet, Arcadia, take from the groove of Limp Bizkit fused with the venom of Rage Against The Machine, and it doing so, hurl out alluring crossover rap-infused metal that will ignite and excite.

The band's debut EP, “Hunting Season”, opened doors for the five-some and firmly placed the crossover combo onto the Manchester scene. Sharing stages with the likes of Tequila Mockingbird, Asteroid Boys, and Dubwar has further served to increase Arcadia's emerging reputation.

Skindred release first music video for track “Machine”

Big songs, big sound, big tings! “Machine” is the first single from Skindred's upcoming album entitled “Big Tings” – out on April 27th, 2018, via Napalm Records.

Skindred has already released a first album appetizer in the form of a teaser for the track “Machine”. Now it's time to unleash the full music video, which features actor and stunt man Neil Chapelhow best known for his work in new films Wonder Woman, Fantastic Beasts and where to find them, The Commuter, King Arthur and many more.

Watch the music video for “Machine” below.

Otep aims to incite social change with upcoming album - set to be released in mid/late 2018

Groundbreaking art-rock performer, author and spoken word artist Otep is thrilled to divulge new, behind-the-scenes information about her upcoming, currently untitled, full-length album.

The album – her eighth overall and second with Napalm Records – is scheduled to hit stores later this year.

Otep and her band are currently recording at The Lair in Los Angeles, completely utilizing the same equipment used on their first album, “Sevas Tra” (down to her original vocal microphone, a Shure Beta 58), in order to create a sound reminiscent of their roots. The Lair is also where Otep recorded “Smash the Control Machine”, the band's fourth release.