ALBUM REVIEW: Beast In Black – Dark Connection

Replacing axe-wielding lions and scantily clad, big-haired warrior maidens with vivid, futuristic imagery, it only takes a quick glance at the cover art of Dark Connection (Nuclear Blast), the new album by multinational power metal act Beast in Black, to see that science fiction and anime have played an integral role in its, er… inception.

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Being As An Ocean Share New Single and Video, New Album Incoming

After a week of social media teasing, Metalcore kings Being As An Ocean are back! The band is streaming a new single, ‘Play Pretend’, as well as a new Akira inspired video for the track as well. The bands’ new album Proxy: An A.N.I.M.O. The story was created with Grammy-Nominated Producer Zakk Cervini (Blink-182, Halsey). The band has also announced a massive US tour to correspond with the album release. Tickets go on sale July 24th and itinerary is listed below. Continue reading