Tag: djent

underrated metalcore albums

10 underrated metalcore albums that deserve another listen

These modern metalcore albums from the 2010s are all very different. They rework influences from progressive, alternative metal, hardcore punk, several branches of death...
finland metal bands

10 new releases from Finland that show why it’s the most metal country

Proven to be the most dense in metal bands population-wise, Finland just keeps it coming with releases in the genre that truly allow you...
Volumes band 2020

Hear a heavy teaser for Volumes’ new media analyzing track “Pixelate”

Volumes were set to hit the road providing support for the Vengeance tour with co-headliners Attila and Xavier Wulf and while the outing has been postponed, the band are offering...
djent bands

Here are the 10 djent bands who gave the genre its start

Djent is a relatively new genre built by many incredible bands. While it’s become a standard part of metal now, it wouldn’t be as...

Periphery: The Complete Oral History From ‘Periphery I’ to ‘Hail Stan’

Washington, D.C.-based prog-metal outfit Periphery have packed a lot of playing into their 15-year existence. The complexity of their musicianship and their writing skills...
Meshuggah

Meshuggah apologize for djent

In a bit of underground music news that's somehow not a Hard Times article, Swedish prog-metal innovators Meshuggah have offered a tongue-in-cheek apology for...

The Ghost Inside drummer Andrew Tkaczyk debuts new EP

The Ghost Inside's drummer, Andrew Tkaczyk, has released an instrumental djent EP. You can stream it below. Read more: The Ghost Inside drummer Andrew...

Op-Ed: No djent band will ever top Meshuggah—let me explain why

Few bands can legitimately claim to have spearheaded an entire movement in music, let alone a genre all its own. Meshuggah can. Read more: Megadeth announce...

Ex-Haarp Machine member joins Jarrod Alonge for “Cosmic Metaphysical Verisimilitude” djent parody

Jarrod Alonge has teamed up with former Haarp Machine and Intervals member Mike Semesky for his latest single, "Cosmic Metaphysical Verisimilitude." The track points out the cliches...

Monuments reveal album art and first single from upcoming debut, ‘Gnosis’

The U.K.'s Monuments is set to release their debut full-length, Gnosis, in August. The band has revealed the album's cover art (pictured) and its...