Day in Rock Report for 08/14/2022
The New Roses have released a music video for their new single, "The Usual Suspects". The song comes from their forthcoming fifth studio album "Sweet Poison", which will arrive on October 21st.
They had this to say about the new track, "'The Usual Suspects' was one of the first songs we recorded for Sweet Poison and kind of paved the way for all the songs that came after that. (read more)
Mute announces details of a series of reissues from RECOIL (Alan Wilder) starting with three long out of print albums - Unsound Methods, Liquid and subHuman - due out on double colored vinyl and CD on October 7.
Unsound Methods (1997), Liquid (2000) and subHuman (2007) are the final three studio albums from Wilder's Recoil project. These new editions will be available in transparent green/clear, silver, and curacao blue respectively. (read more)
Eat Your Heart Out have shared a video for their new song "Twenty Something". The track comes from their forthcoming album, "Can't Stay Forever," which will hit stores on September 9th.
Vocalist Caitlin Henry had this to say about the new single, "'Twenty Something' is something a bit different for us as it's definitely one of the more poppy songs we've ever written. (read more)
Elle King has shared a behind the scenes video for the making of the music video for her latest single, "Worth A Shot", which features country music star Dierks Bentley.
Press On sent over these details: Collaborating with her longtime friend Dierks Bentley, "Worth A Shot," is about a song about a relationship that is on the rocks but is 'worth a shot' at saving. (read more)
Little Big Town have shared a lyric video for their brand new single, "Better Love". The track comes from the group's forthcoming album, "Mr. Sun", which will arrive on September 16th.
Karen Fairchild and Jimi Westbrook wrote the song with Tofer Brown and Audra Mae. "The attitude of this song is mischievous and lands squarely in Karen's wheelhouse. It's fun to sing, too," Westbrook says. (read more)
The Summer Set have released a new single called "Hard Candy". The track was cowritten by Nick Furlong (Avicii, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Blink-182), and comes from their forthcoming album, "Blossom".
Frontman Brian Logan Dales had this to say, "There was a period of my life living in LA where I was really addicted to a lifestyle full of things that felt good in the moment but were really bad for me. (read more)
Sodom have shared a lyric video for their song "1982" . The track is taken from the bonus CD of the box set version of the 40th anniversary album "40 Years at War - The Greatest Hell of Sodom".
Tom Angelripper had this to say about the new song, "At first, we just wanted to be a band, the music was almost an afterthought. We were against everything and everyone, wanted to shock the world and the more people hated us, the more motivated we got. (read more)
Young the Giant releases "ACT II: EXILE" the second act of their fifth studio album, "American Bollywood", which will be released on October 21st and they have shared a video for the song "The Walk Home".
Big Hassle sent over these details: The album is being revealed in four acts, with two acts remaining: Battle and Denouement. American Bollywood will be the first album in four years since Mirror Master and the first since leaving the major label system. (read more)
New Years Day releases their new single and music video for "Hurts Like Hell". The music video was directed by Robyn August (Snoop Dogg, Pitbull, Nothing More).
"'Hurts Like Hell' might seem like a song about a relationship on the surface; in a way, it is, I suppose," states New Years Day singer Ash Costello. (read more)
Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown have premiered a music video for their brand new single, "Ain't None Watered Down", which comes from their forthcoming album, "Shake Your Roots" (due September 9th).
Bryant co-wrote the song with Rebecca Lovell. He had this to say about the track, and himself: "When Caleb, Graham, and I started talking about what we wanted to do next, we kept kicking around the idea of getting back to our initial roots as a band. So much of that was steeped in low down blues and rock and roll. (read more)
The Stone Foxes have announced their forthcoming LP, On The Other Side, with the release of its lead single "Man's Red Fire." On The Other Side, due out on November 18th, will be the first full-length album recorded by Shannon Koehler (lead vocals, drums, harmonica, producer) and Spence Koehler (lead guitar, rhythm guitar, pedal steel, bass, producer) in over six years. (read more)
Chelsea Grin have shared a music video for their new single, "Origin of Sin," the first track from their forthcoming double album, "Suffer In Hell and Suffer In Heaven."
The first album, "Suffer In Hell", will be hitting stores on November 11th, followed by the release of the second album, "Suffer In Heaven", on March 17, 2023. (read more)
Nothing More have released a music video for their new single, "You Don't Known What Love Means", which is the fourth track revealed from their forthcoming album.
The track "examines what happens when one tries to make a one-sided relationship work", according to the announcement and frontman Johnny Hawkins shared, "We're glad this song is finally getting out there so we can dig into the emotional and intimate side of the album. (read more)
Walker Hayes celebrates more milestones as smash hit "Fancy Like" goes RIAA 4X Platinum, "AA" becomes certified Platinum, and his album Country Stuff The Album reaches Gold. Hayes' music is moving so fast, that as he was taking this photo, his single "U Gurl" also became RIAA certified Gold.
As of July, Country Stuff The Album is one of only three albums in any genre released in 2022 to have gained an RIAA certification, and the only country album to do so. (read more)
Death Cab for Cutie have released their brand new single "Foxglove Through The Clearcut", which is the third single from their forthcoming album, "Asphalt Meadows" (out September 16th).
For the new single, the band has also shared a lyric video for the track that was created by their frequent visual collaborator Juliet Bryant (Justin Vernon, Japanese Breakfast, Laura Jane Grace). (read more)
Megadeth have shared their brand new single, "Soldier On!". The track is the latest preview of the legendary thrash metal band's forthcoming album.
Frontman Dave Mustaine had this to say about the new song, "Coming to the realization that you need to walk away from a relationship that's very toxic, and how hard it can be to start down that road .But you know you need to, and just taking that first step is the hardest part. (read more)
(hennemusic) Def Leppard recently launched the second leg of a summer tour with Motley Crue and the UK band is sharing new behind the scenes video from the road.
The 2022 series - with guests Poison and Joan Jett & the Blackhearts - initially opened in Atlanta, GA on June 16 and resumed with August 5 and 6 shows at Fenway Park in Boston, MA. (read more)
The Aristocrats have announced that they will be performing their first ever livestream concert at Reggie's in Chicago on August 20th, 9pm local time.
They had this to say, "This is a total first for us, we're excited about it, and there are a lot of good reasons why we felt as a band that this was the right time. First off, it's super high quality audio and video, at a venue we know and love - Reggie's - with Zuma Live who has done many successful high profile livestream shows. (read more)
(hennemusic) The Scorpions have released a lyric video for their new single, "Hammersmith", a bonus track on the UK edition of the band's latest album, "Rock Believer."
The track pays homage to the iconic venue located in the West London district of the same name. "The song," says Klaus Meine, "takes us back to a time when we played in the smallest clubs, just dreaming about being able to perform in the Temple of Rock, the Hammersmith Odeon." (read more)
Enter Shikari have teamed up with the rock duo Wargasm for their brand new single, "The Void Stares Back", which also the first new music from the band in almost three years.
Rou Reynolds had this to say, "It is with elation, and more than a little nervousness, that we release this; our first track after over two years of dormancy. It is a roisterous journey made all the more so with the addition of our friends Wargasm. (read more)
(hennemusic) Clutch delivered their new track, "Red Alert (Boss Metal Zone)", during an August 4 appearance at the Pol'and'Rock Festival, and event organizers are sharing proshot video of the performance.
First previewed during a September 2021 show in Reading, PA, the Maryland rockers released the tune this past spring ahead of its inclusion on their forthcoming album, "Sunrise On Slaughter Beach." (read more)