Animals As Leaders are currently recording new material in the studio. The band are writing this album, as a whole, as opposed to the group’s first album where Tobin Abasi wrote everything with help from Periphery’s Misha Mansoor. Additionally, we have learned that drummer Navene Koperweis will be heading production for the album. Watch an interview with Tosin and fellow guitarist Javier Reyes discussing Reyes auditioning for Periphery, production in general and the new direction of AAL.
Multiple sources have been talking about the reuniting of Van Halen. Of all the people to comment on this epic occasion, Slash has some insight for everyone intrigued. This would be the first material the band would release in 15 years. What do you think?!
Slash’ words of wisdom:
I’m a huge Van Halen fan. They’re finishing [up their new album right now], actually. I don’t wanna speak on their behalf, but one of the guys that works for us works for Van Halen in the studio and he told me that they’re in the mixing stages.
Every Time I Die guitarist Andy William recently unleashed some awesome news for fans through Twitter. Read what he had to say to his followers below:
new etid riffs are crushing. so stoked right now. im on another level right now. cool.
Imogen Heap is planning to release the first single off of her upcoming album on March 28th. Despite the date, 15 days away, no material for the song, or album has yet been written. Imogen is asking fans to submit bits and pieces of things for her to incorporate into her latest project. She plans to release one song every three months for the next three years, to keep them relevant to the time they are completed. Read more information about this fascinating process right here.…
Live It Out have a special Valentines Day preview of new material they have be working on. This particular song is currently untitled and it will be released on March 17th but we will keep you posted on this as it develops! Watch the video after the jump.
Zac Farro (ex. Paramore) and Jason Clark have a new band that looks to be called Tunnel. You can listen to their song “Hide Your Eyes” by clicking on the link. What do you think of it?
Austin Carlile is working on new material according to his most recent blog videos. Watch them after the jump!