Release Day Roundup – 10/20/17

Each month, we always seem to come to the same conclusion when it comes to our Editors’ Picks column: Friday release days open the floodgates and unleash a seemingly endless stream of quality new music. But while some of our Editors and Contributors sit down gleefully each week to dive into this newly stocked treasure trove, others find themselves drawing a blank at the end of the month due to the breakneck pace needed to keep up to date with what’s been released. Which brings us to this Heavy Blog PSA: a weekly roundup of new albums which pares down the the week’s releases to only our highest recommendations. Here you’ll find full album/single streams, pre-order links and, most importantly, a collection of albums that could very well earn a spot on your year end list. Enjoy!

PHOTOS: Coheed and Cambria, Glassjaw, I The Mighty, Silversnakes—March 4th, 2016 @ The Theater at Madison Square Garden, New York, NY

March 4th, 2016, the world renowned Madison Square Garden held a special event in their theater. Opening the show was Silver Snakes. For an opening band, they really kicked things off with their heavy, sludgy sound. Drenched in red lights, they owned Madison Square Garden during their half-hour set. Following…

PHOTOS: Letlive, Architects, Glass Cloud, & I The Mighty — April 26th, 2014 @ The Granada Theatre in Lawrence, KS

  Letlive and Architects are likely two of the most important names on the hardcore end of the metalcore spectrum right now; Letlive’s electrifying live act and forward-thinking approach put them on the cutting edge of music and Architects are hot off the release of their latest album Lost Forever…

Help Fund The New Tides of Man Album

It’s been a while since we’ve had any new music from Tides of Man. Their previous release Dreamhouse was a great piece of progressive rock that would appeal to fans of Coheed and Cambria or I The Mighty, and it easily made it on to my 2010 top ten list. The…