On their sixth full-length, Savannah shape-shifters Kylesa show just how far they’ve come from the nascent sludge of their early records. Whereas Ultraviolet opener “Exhale” wouldn’t sound out of place on their 2009 breakthrough, Static Tensions, the dreamy space rock of “Unspoken” and “Steady Breakdown”—both of which feature hypnotic lead vocals from guitarist Laura Pleasants—are [...]
In this week’s Album of the Week poll, you, the fans, voted Shining to the top spot, for their album One One One. Check out the top five vote-getters below: 1. Shining – One One One 2. TesseracT – Altered State 3. Leprous – Coal 4. Kylesa – Ultraviolet 5. Alice in Chains – The Devil [...]
This week sees new shit from Alice In Chains, ASG, Dio, Judas Priest, Kylesa, TesseracT, and more hitting stores. Check out the list of releases below and let us know which ones you’re snagging a copy of and which record should be the Album of the Week. Pick your favorite and feel free to vote [...]
Every Tuesday–the day that new music comes out–we will be listing the hard-rock and metal releases that hit stores, and every Wednesday we will be offering you, the fans, the chance to pick the Album of the Week. Below, check out the albums, EPs, singles, and DVDs that came out this week; pick your favorite, [...]
It’s Tuesday–the day that music comes out–and this one sees shit from Aeon, Bad Brains, Kylesa, and more out in stores. Check out the list of releases below and let us know which ones you have already or are planning to pick up. AC/DC – Live At The River Plate Aeon – Aeons Black Bad [...]
Although often highlighted as among crust metal’s elite, Kylesa sound best when stepping outside their comfort zone. And the best odds and sods collected here are those on which they stray from relentless shouting. The punkish “Paranoid Tempo” features the group’s singers attempting new-wavey vocals Fear Factory’s Burton C. Bell would approve of, and the [...]
Sludge metallers Kylesa are going to be appearing on NBC’s Last Call with Carson Daly on September 28. The band will be showcasing two songs from their most recent album, Spiral Shadow, “Tired Climb” and “Crowded Road.” The show airs at 1.35 a.m./12.35 a.m. Central. Repeat viewings will be available the following day on Fuse [...]
The 2011 Metalliance Tour has moved its Chicago show, scheduled to take place this Sunday, due to recent gang-related activity in the vicinity of the venue. The city imposed a seven-day hold on the venue’s operations license after a fight started in the club and spilled out into the street, resulting in a handgun being [...]
Revolver Magazine presents the 2011 Metalliance tour official after party in New York City! After checking out Helmet, Saint Vitus, Crowbar, Kylesa, Red Fang, Howl, and Atlas Moth on March 25, come to the Idle Hands Bar! The party starts at 11 P.M. and ends at 4 A.M.
General aroma of Webster Hall: Resin-soaked beard.
Number of beards present at Webster Hall: 4,237.
Number of flannel shirts present: 1,482.
Number of dudes wearing the same bootleg Slayer shirt as me: Four. One of us is going to have to change.