Periphery Stream Heavy-Hitting New Song, “The Bad Thing”

Two weeks ago, impressive progressive band Periphery announced their new dual album in Juggernaut: Alpha and Juggernaut: Omega which would be released January 27 via Sumerian Records and Century Media. With this announcement, the band streamed the single from Juggernaut: Alpha titled “The Scourge,” which already has fans buzzing for the dual album’s release.

A new song has arisen from Juggernaut: Omega today, titled “The Bad Thing,” which will also be a part of the dual-disc release. This track is filled with chugging breakdowns and impressive musicianship that proves the band is truly ready to take over the …


Rock On The Range 2015 Lineup Announced

One of the most anticipated rock and roll music festivals will be back in full swing from May 15 to 17, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio.

Rock On The Range 2015 has finally announced their lineup of hard rock heavyweights for the upcoming festival. The weekend will be rocked by headliners Slipknot, Judas Priest, and Linkin Park, with undercard support from many exciting bands to follow. Heavy outfits like Rise Against, Breaking Benjamin, Papa Roach, Of Mice & Men, and Motionless in White are also included on the biggest and best lineup that Rock On The Range has had to date. …

From First To Last

From First To Last Stream Title Track Off Upcoming Album

​Ever since From First To Last announced they would be releasing new music fans have been anxiously waiting for a hint of what the music will sound like. When they confirmed Periphery frontman Spencer Sotelo as their vocalist for the upcoming album, there was a mix of skepticism and excitement. Most of that skepticism washed away when the group released a re-recorded version of “Note To Self” with Sotelo.

Now the band has unleashed the first official single off the album, which happens to be the title track. “Dead Trees” might not sound like the old FFTL some of …


Periphery Announce Details For Their Dual Album Release; Premiere Lead Single

In 2012 Periphery released their sophomore studio album through Sumerian Records. After that release the group exploded in popularity, and found themselves touring all over the world. Now that some time has passed they are ready to unleash not one, but two more albums. They have announced that they will release Juggernaut: Alpha and Juggernaut: Omega on January 27 via Sumerian Records and Century Media.

In addition to the announcement, the group teamed up with Revolver Mag to premiere the lead single off Juggernaut: Alpha, titled “The Scourge.” The song is also available to listen to below.

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Spencer Sotelo: From First To Last “In No Way Affects My Commitment And Position In Periphery”

Earlier this week, it was announced that Periphery frontman Spencer Sotelo would be joining From First To Last on their upcoming, Kickstarter-funded release. While this is exciting news for both camps, it prompted concerns from Periphery fans about the state of the band and Sotelo’s future plans. Sotelo addressed these concerns in a statement, which you can read below.

There has been a lot of speculation regarding the recent announcement of my involvement with From First To Last. I would like to make it clear that I wanted to join them in creating an EP for fun. I met the

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Periphery Frontman Spencer Sotelo Joins From First To Last

Well, this was certainly unexpected.

Alternative Press is reporting that Periphery frontman Spencer Sotelo has joined From First To Last and is currently working with the band to finish their upcoming album. The announcement was made with a video statement from the band, which included a clip of Sotelo adding vocals to one of FFTL’s biggest hits. You can view that video on AltPress.

It is unclear at this point just what From First To Last have planned with their new release, but given the fact the clip teases a classic track it’s not impossible to imagine Sotelo fronting …

Sumerian Ceremonials

Sumerian Records Releasing ‘Sumerian Ceremonials’ Compilation

Sumerian Records announced that a number of artists currently on their roster will be a part of an upcoming Florence + The Machine compilation. What is that, you ask? Well, each artist has recorded a reimagined version of one track off Florence’s Ceremonials album. The contributors include Ben Bruce of Asking Alexandria, City In The Sea, Come The Dawn, Born Of Osiris and more. It’s currently set to hit stores everywhere May 13.

To go along with the announcement, the label launched a couple of pre-order bundles for the album and premiered the first three singles from …

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ALBUM STREAM: Periphery – ‘Clear’

Progressive metal outfit Periphery have announced they are now streaming their forthcoming EP, Clear, in its entirety on YouTube. The album officially hits stores January 28 via Sumerian Records, but digital pre-orders are currently available on iTunes and physical pre-order options are available here.

Follow the jump to stream Clear and let us know your thoughts on the experimental effort in the comments section below.…

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Periphery Announce Experimental New Project, ‘Clear’

I’m a sucker for concept albums and bands challenging themselves to write and record in interesting ways, and I’m also a big fan of jaw-dropping guitar work and time signature changes. All of those elements will come together on Periphery‘s new project, Clear. Each member of the band was given primary creative control on one song, all the way through the actual recording process, but all of the songs are connected through melodic callbacks to an overture track.

The band is hesitant to call Clear, out January 28, an album or an EP, instead stating that it …


WATCH: Periphery – “Ragnarok”

Progressive metal outfit Periphery have released a brand new music video for “Ragnarok” featuring live visuals from the 2013 run of the Summer Slaughter Tour. “Ragnarok” comes from the group’s most recent effort, Periphery II: This Time It’s Personal, which hit stores in 2012 via Sumerian Records.

Follow the jump to check out the video, and if it causes a sudden urge to see Periphery in concert, head over to the band’s official Facebook page to check out the dates and locations of their upcoming shows with Born of Osiris, Dead Letter Circus, and Twelve Foot Ninja.…

I Am King

I Am King Reveal Album Details

I Am King have revealed details concerning their debut full-length. Entitled One Hundred, it is set to hit stores October 15 via Velocity/Rise Records. The group will debut two singles from the record prior to its release; one on August 15 and one on September 15.

Follow the jump to see One Hundred‘s album artwork along with its confirmed tracklist that includes guest spots from Spencer Sotelo of Periphery and Elliot Coleman (ex-Tesseract).…

Oh Sleeper

LYRIC VIDEO: Oh, Sleeper – “The Pitch” (Feat. Casey Sabol)

Oh, Sleeper have debuted a lyric video for their brand new single, “The Pitch,” which features guest vocals from former Periphery frontman Casey Sabol. The song comes from the group’s forthcoming EP, TITAN. While there’s no release date as of yet for the record, the group have confirmed it is slated to drop in the near future.

Follow the jump to give “The Pitch” a listen and make sure to check out Oh, Sleeper’s set if you’re attending Vans Warped Tour this summer!…