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20 post-hardcore bands who took concept albums to the next level
20 post-hardcore bands who took concept albums to the next level
Post-hardcore is especially rich in concept albums. Perhaps that’s because the immense vocal palette—from tender crooning to raw screaming—lends itself to expressing emotions. The music similarly matches. Sure, metalcore can deliver crushing breakdowns, but it rarely gets as intimate as this companion genre. There’s also the...
20 mathcore albums that made the genre what it is today
20 mathcore albums that made the genre what it is today
Although hardcore is often considered a more simplistic style of aggressive music, bands have broken that mold by breeding offshoot subgenres with unique approaches. As the ’90s metallic hardcore movement developed, many took a more technical approach and began experimenting with every piece of their sound, leading to the entire mathcore movement. Like...
Top 10 concept albums worth immersing yourself in
Top 10 concept albums worth immersing yourself in
Diving into the meaning behind a band’s lyrics can offer a glimpse into what influences an artist. However, sometimes an album with a fully realized vision driving it can reveal things you never knew. Whether it’s the inspiration a band draw from in their word choice or some historical background you didn’t know about a certain topic, concept records are some of the most fun things to listen to on
letlive., A Lot Like Birds, Protest The Hero, more drummers team up for song—listen
letlive., A Lot Like Birds, Protest The Hero, more drummers team up for song—listen
This is too cool: Drummers from letlive., A Lot Like Birds, Protest The Hero, The Dillinger Escape Plan, more have teamed up for one song, gathered by Night Verses' Aric Improta. Listen to the song and check out the full list of contributors below (via The PRP). Read more: The Wonder... Read More ... Read More ...
Protest The Hero announce 10-year anniversary tour for ‘Kezia’ with original lineup
Protest The Hero announce 10-year anniversary tour for ‘Kezia’ with original lineup
Canadian metal favorites Protest The Hero released their debut full-length album, Kezia, 10 years ago as of yesterday, August 30. The album, which contains such fan favorites as "Heretics & Killers" and "Blindfolds Aside," will be getting the anniversary treatement this November as the band will tour around Canada for 12 initial shows to celebrate Kezia's decade of existenc
Protest The Hero guitarist epically trips, flips off stage mid-song—watch
Protest The Hero guitarist epically trips, flips off stage mid-song—watch
Canada’s Protest The Hero are known for their prolific breed of progressive, rip-your-face-off-and-mosh-on-it metal. But do you know what their guitarist Tim Millar is also known for? Epically tripping—and then flipping—himself off stages, which is precisely what he did during the band’s recent show in St. Petersburg, Russia. Fo ...
Protest The Hero announce departure of bassist Arif Mirabdolbaghi
Protest The Hero announce departure of bassist Arif Mirabdolbaghi
Protest The Hero announced in a statement today that bassist Arif Mirabdolbaghi has left the band. The band stated that Mirabdolbaghi left on good terms and that they will remain open to his involvement in the future. The band’s friend, Cam McLellan, who has filled in for Mirabdolbaghi before, will be taking over bass duties for “the rest of the cycle.” Read a full statem ...

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