ALBUM REVIEW: Alarm! – Alarm!

Not content with the tunes created over the previous couple of decades with previous band Victims, members turned to new pastures with the latest hardcore punk collective, Alarm! Crossing over the sounds of melodic hardcore with previous endeavours in crust punk, Alarm! are set to make an explosive hit onto the Swedish punk scene with their debut self-titled effort via Armageddon Label.

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FEATURE: Stone Temple Pilots “Purple” Album Turns 30 and Made One Hater a Fan

How can a certified metal guy explain to the reader how this album has gone from being the enemy to a close friend?Continue reading

CONCERT REVIEW: Electric Callboy – Bury Tomorrow – If Not For Me at MGM Music Hall

MGM Music Hall, another venue that I have (shockingly) yet to shoot in, until tonight, and boy howdy, is it a show for books! We covered the Tekkno Tour last year here at Ghost Cult and it was genuinely one of the funnest shows I’ve ever been to or had the privilege of covering, and this time around we have a new crop of bands along for the ride. This time around the US, Electric Callboy brought along British metalcore legends Bury Tomorrow and Pennsylvanian metalcore outfit If Not For Me out on the road this time to bring the party. Electric Callboy just dropped their new collab single with BABYMETAL that rules! So gang, it’s a Sunday night in Boston and we have German party metal and international metalcore on the menu… LET’S EAT!Continue reading

ALBUM REVIEW: Nestor – Teenage Rebel

Do you yearn for the eighties? Do you wish the world and its music had never changed since the decade of miners’ strikes, shoulder pads, and synths? Well, the Nestor are the band for you, and they have just released their second album Teenage Rebel on Napalm Records. Formed in 1989 but going on hiatus and not releasing their debut Kids in a Ghost Town until 2021, Teenage Rebel mashes together Glam Metal, AOR, and everything eighties Rock had to offer into one cheesy-as-hell time capsule.

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CONCERT REVIEW: Baroness – Red Fang – Lybica Live at Harrisburg Midtown Arts Center

In September of 2023, Baroness released their sixth studio album Stone (Abraxan Hymns, review here) and with the summer concert season heating up, they are touring to support it. That tour recently came to the Harrisburg Midtown Arts Center (HMAC) in Harrisburg, PA.Continue reading

INTERVIEW: Devour The Day Talks About “Nobody Owns Me” and Working with Egypt Central, and More

In this episode, Blake and Joey of the hard rock band Devour The Day, as they discuss their latest single “Nobody Owns Me” featuring Egypt Central. Explore the dynamic chemistry and creative synergy between these two groups that brought “Nobody Owns Me” to life. All of this music is leading to an eventual new full-length album! The band already has another recent single out, which you can hear in the form of their new single “Empty!”Continue reading

CONCERT REVIEW: Architects – Of Mice and Men – While She Sleep Live at House of Blues Boston

Five years. It’s been five long years since Architects made the trek across the pond to play live in the states again, but we finally got them back here for the Seeing Red Tour alongside Of Mice & Men and While She Sleeps. Continue reading

Corey Glover of Sonic Universe Talks About Their Debut Album “It Is What It Is”

In our latest episode Ghost Cult’s Omar Cordy chatted with Corey Glover (Living Colour, Disciples of Verity, solo) to discuss his new rock supergroup Sonic Universe, ft. shredder Mike Orlando (Adrenaline Mob)! Their debut album It Is What It Is – out soon from earMUSIC! Corey discussed the formation of the band, the new album, and much more!

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Dizasterpiece Shares a New Single and Video “Nosferatu” – New Album Coming Soon

Best described as a hybrid of post-hardcore and alternative-fused metalcore, East Coast Rapcore group Dizasterpiece will release a new album entitled ZZONEBOUND [QRX4-Notion] on May 17th via Shake The Earth Records and Innergy Records. The band has shared a new single and music video for followed by “Nosferatu”, which you can see below! This follows the recent single “ZZONEBOUND [QRX4-Notion]”. Watch “Nosferatu” now! Continue reading