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REVIEW: For Today – ‘Wake’

Artist: For Today
Album: Wake
Genre: Metalcore
Label: Nuclear Blast

Wake likely won’t convert any For Today non-believers, but long-time fans of the band’s middling metalcore sound should find themselves enjoying a sixth full-length addition to their FT library.

This …


Trivium May Be Preparing To Release Their Best Album Yet

Here’s a harsh truth that is tough for any industry professional to accept: Lasting more than five years in music today is an accomplishment for artists in any genre, but managing to stay relevant while changing your sound is something …


Stream WRVTH’s Spectacular Self-Titled Debut

The death metal masterminds of WRVTH (formerly Wrath of Vesuvius) have joined forces with Metal Sucks to begin streaming their brand new self-titled album in full.

While I’m usually hesitant to lean on bold proclamations, WRVTH is, without question, one …


Iwrestledabearonce Give Us Chills (and Thrills) With “Green Eyes”

With less than a week to go before Hail Mary arrives in stores, Iwrestledabearonce have shared a new video for “Green Eyes” that is sure to leave an impression.

Appearing wrapped in a live snake that explores her body as …

Robots and Monsters - Down to Ash - CD

UTG PREMIERE: Robots and Monsters – “Down To Ash” (Music Video)

Under The Gun Review is pleased to present you with a new video from New Jersey metal outfit Robots and Monsters. “Down To Ash” is the title track off of the band’s debut EP and the video features a …


Mosh Your Life Away With A New Song From iwrestledabearonce

With just over a month to go until the release of their fourth studio album, iwrestledabearonce have begun streaming a new song that fans are sure to love.

“Wade In The Water” found its way online early Tuesday afternoon, May …


Puppy Share “The Great Beyond”

Puppy is a band that I am closely watching. After releasing their awesome video for “Forever,” the band has released “The Great Beyond,” a place exactly where the track comes from.

Blending indie rock, shoegaze, ’80s hair metal, …


Torche Stream New Record, ‘Restarter’

One of the first metal albums of the year that we’re really excited for comes out next week, and that is the new full-length from Torche, entitled Restarter. It will be the follow-up to their 2012 effort, Harmonicraft

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UTG PREMIERE: Dead End — “Ruined”

Hailing from northwest Indiana, hardcore trio Dead End pull out all the stops with the band’s newest track, “Ruined.” Heavy and abrasive, it’s everything a lover of down-tempo’d and aggressive music wants out of a brutally vigorous hardcore song. The …


Periphery Stream ‘Juggernaut: Omega’ In Its Entirety

Prog-metal giants Periphery are on their way to releasing their highly anticipated dual-disc album Juggernaut, with Juggernaut: Alpha already up for streaming as of earlier this week.

The band linked up with Metal Hammer to stream the other portion, …


All That Remains Share New Track, “This Probably Won’t End Well”

Back in July, it was reported that All That Remains were entering the studio to record a new album, the follow-up to A War You Cannot Win which was released in 2012.

Don’t fear, metal fans, for the veteran quintet …


REVIEW: Chains – ‘The Sorrow, The Sadness’ EP

Artist: Chains
Album: The Sorrow, The Sadness EP
Label: Calaveras Records
Genre: Metal, Hardcore

Let’s be honest: you miss Set Your Goals. I miss the band as well, for the sole fact that they are the pop-punk outfit that …

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