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SHANE ARCHER REED Releases Dynamically Explosive 'Mirror on The Wall' - Review by Jakob Sanchez

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SHANE ARCHER REED Releases Dynamically Explosive 'Mirror on The Wall' (Reviewed by Jakob Sanchez)Insomnia lurks in every corner of Mirror on the Wall, the latest album from Upstate New York rock musician Shane Archer Reed. The centerpiece of the record is track seven, Man on the Moon, a song all about said subject. All of the album’s themes of loneliness, regret, and a wanting to return to the childlike feeling of being carefree are in this track: on an isolated, sleepless night. The twinkling piano scattered all throughout the song gives it a feeling of a lullaby- even telling a...

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Don Broco DROP NEW SINGLE “GUMSHIELD” WATCH THE VIDEO HERE

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DROP NEW SINGLE “GUMSHIELD” WATCH THE VIDEO HERE FT. UK BOXING CHAMPION DAVE “WHITE RHINO” ALLEN July 8, 2021 – Bedford, England - Don Broco have released their new single “Gumshield,” taken from the forthcoming new album Amazing Things, which will be released on September 17th via Sharptone Records.   “Gumshield” is the ferocious album opener and a vital statement of intent, showcasing the power and excitement to come across Amazing Things twelve tracks. It explores the pitfalls of social media, specifically the damned-if-you-do-damned-if-you-don’t nature of taking a position on issues online.   The video perfectly captures all of this with a climatic and “punchy” feel. In the lead up to release,...

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COTTER ENLISTS MEMBERS OF BEARTOOTH AND STARSET FOR “KEEP DRIVING”

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COTTER ENLISTS MEMBERS OF BEARTOOTH AND STARSET FOR “KEEP DRIVING” Columbus, Ohio alternative pop-punk act Cotter has just dropped their latest single “Keep Driving.” The track was produced by Jakob Mooney and features Will Deely of Beartooth on Guitar and Vocals and Adam Gilbert of Starset on drums. Lyrically, the single was written by guitarist and vocalist Zach Lukkarila after a particularly difficult panic attack. “In that post-anxiety period of derealization where reality doesn’t make any sense, I needed something to ground myself and hold onto,” explains Lukkarila. “This song was a result of telling myself that I’ll be okay if I just keep pushing forward....

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OVTLIER Release New Single "BULLETPROOF" via Zoid Entertainment!; On Tour with Gemini Syndrome this Summer!

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OVTLIER released their new single "BULLETPROOF" via Zoid Entertainment. The single grabbed the #3 MOST ADDED spot on the Billboard (BDS) Mainstream Rock Indicator chart, and the #2 MOST ADDED spot on the Foundations SMR chart! In addition, the single has also been picked up by the Kickass Metal Spotify Editorial Playlist! In addition, the band announced that they will join Gemini Syndrome on their USA Summer Tour along with A Killer's Confession and Pushing Veronica. The tour starts on July 9th in Salt Lake City, UT at Royal Bar and concludes on August 15th in Albuquerque, NM at Launchpad. Please get in touch if you would like to interview the band...

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Fit For A King's Ryan Kirby Joins Hidden Figures on New Single "Borderline"

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CREDIT: Ian Urquhart Fit For A King's Ryan Kirby Joins Hidden Figures on New Single "Borderline" Worcester, Massachusetts metalcore band Hidden Figures are back with their brutal new single “Borderline,” featuring Ryan Kirby of Fit For A King. The track wastes no time diving right into the action with frontman Nick Farrar's distinctive vocals ramping the track up from 0-60 in 8 seconds. “I feel a fire in me/There's a timer in meI'm not enough/I don't have trustI don't have faith in anything” Lyrically, the song was brought about from Farrar's struggle with mental health, dealing with both Borderline Personality Disorder and Post Traumatic Stress...

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