Archive for January 26th, 2013

queens of the stone age 2011

WATCH: Chris Hornbrook (Poison The Well) Audition For Queens Of The Stone Age

Queens of the Stone Age had Dave Grohl record on their upcoming album, but apparently were doing an open search for who would replace former drummer Joey Castillo live. One drummer selected to audition was Chris Hornbrook, best known from post-hardcore band Poison The Well. He didn’t get selected, but had told the story, saying […]

daft punk

Report: Daft Punk To Sign To Sony, Release Album In 2013

Electronic music lovers, the wait is finally over. French daily newspaper Le Parisien is reporting that Daft Punk, the quasi-mysterious electronic duo, is on the cusp of signing with Sony ahead of the release of their fourth album some time later this year. The pair had previously been signed to EMI, the label through which their […]

every-avenue-

WATCH: Every Avenue – “Someday, Somehow” (Live)

Altar TV recently caught Every Avenue live at the Altar Bar in Pittsburgh while they made their rounds on The Last Call Tour in December. The Last Call Tour marked the end of an era for Every Avenue, as they had previously announced their indefinite hiatus. Set It Off, Conditions, Wilson and Car Party acted […]

Hatebreed

REVIEW: Hatebreed – The Divinity Of Purpose

Band: Hatebreed Album: The Divinity Of Purpose Label: Razor & Tie Genre: Metalcore “All pit, no shit.” That’s how Jamey Jasta was describing Hatebreed’s upcoming album, The Divinity of Purpose. Many were suspect of just how true this claim was, considering the band’s trajectory over recent albums, but upon the release of “Put It To […]

Vessesl_Album

REVIEW: Vessels – Black Teeth

Artist: Vessels Album: Black Teeth Genre: Melodic Hardcore Label: Unsigned Originality can be tough to pin down, especially when artists tend to take in ideas from what’s around them, including what’s popular at the time. Some bands are more successful at keeping their influences at bay in comparison to others. So here comes Vessels, a […]