[Joyce Manor photo credit: Dan Monick, PUP photo credit: Paige Sierra]
A lot happens in our scene each week. In an attempt to capture what you might've missed, we gather up noteworthy moments and package them in one convenient post every weekend. Check out this week's roundup below!
1. PUP released a new music video for “Sleep In The Heat” featuring Stranger Things star Finn Wolfhard.
The song is from PUP’s awesome latest album The Dream Is Over.
2. Underoath/the Almost singer and accomplished solo artist Aaron Gillespie is the next artist to take a ride through San Diego on YouTube series The Red Trolley. The last artist we saw perform was Anthony Green. Watch Gillespie with “Raspberry Layer Cake.”
3. Joyce Manor announced a tour with AJJ and Mannequin Pussy. Check out the dates in the tour poster and their cover of the National’s “Mistaken For Strangers” below!
Grab tickets here!
4. Tiger Army have released the first part of a two part documentary series, which address the making of their album V •••–, released via Rise Records. Watch it:
5. Toontrack teamed up with Gojira drummer Mario Duplantier to release a new drum MIDI pack called Rythme Sauvage. Featuring custom artwork painted by Duplantier himself, the pack features drum grooves and fills by the Gojira drummer, more than 550 individual play files and tempos ranging from 100 to 206 BPM. Check out the artwork:
Not only that, but Toontracks, to continue their Metal Month celebration, have partnered with Mark Lewis—a producer responsible for shaping the sounds of Whitechapel, DevilDriver, Trivium and Coal Chamber—to release a metal tones EZmix pack.
This pack is a bass and guitar-oriented expansion to Toontrack’s mix and multi-effort program EZmix 2 and features about 50 guitar/bass settings based on amp and cab simulation.
6. Just concluding their massive 41-city U.S. Popestar tour, Ghost revealed the clip The Summoning VII: Believe This. Here it is:
7. Attila’s latest release, Chaos, has debuted at No. 30 on the Billboard charts, selling roughly 13,500 records in the first week. Congrats!
8. Spinefarm Records’ Dayshell premiered a video for “Low Light” from their label debut Nexus, which released this past October.
The band are gearing up for a tour with Spoken and 3 Pill Morning, kicking off Nov. 26. Check out dates below the video!
11/26: Trenton, NJ @ Backstage @ Championships
11/27: Clifton, NJ @ Dingbatz
11/28: New York, NY @ Webster Hall
11/30: Westland, MI @ The Token Lounge
12/1: Cleveland, OH @ Agora Theatre
12/2: Ft. Wayne, IN @ The Hub
12/3: Braidwood, IL @ Top Fuel Saloon
12/5: St. Louis, MO @ Fubar
12/6: Merriam, KS @ Aftershock
12/9: St. Paul, MN @ Amsterdam Bar & Hall
12/10: Iowa City, IA @ Gabes
12/11: Omaha, NE @ The Lookout Lounge
12/12: Denver, CO @ Marquis Theater
12/14: Tempe, AZ @ Club Red – Mesa
12/15: Tucson, AZ @ The Rock
12/18: Clarksville, TN @ The Warehouse