Tag: Roadrunner Records Australia

WIN a copy of ‘Hydrograd’ by STONE SOUR (CLOSED)

WIN a copy of ‘Hydrograd’ by STONE SOUR (CLOSED)

Thanks to our very good friends at Warner Music Australia, we have FIVE copies of the new Stone Sour album ‘Hydrograd’ to give away to five of our lucky readers. It’s an absolute rocker, and definitely worth checking out ahead of their upcoming Australian tour this August! So if you want win one of the five copies, simply send us an […]

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THE AMITY AFFLICTION announce documentary DVD

THE AMITY AFFLICTION announce documentary DVD

The Amity Affliction has announced they will release their first documentary DVD Seems Like Forever on July 10, 2015.  A film spanning their extraordinary story thus far Seems Like Forever will be available to pre-order via 24hundred.net on Thursday 14 May. An access all areas look at the band’s history, including footage from their early days through to last year’s epic Let The Ocean Take MeWorld Tour.  Seems Like Forever not only […]

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STONE SOUR Release Meanwhile In Burbank… Five Song Ep Featuring Covers Of Legendary Groups

STONE SOUR Release Meanwhile In Burbank… Five Song Ep Featuring Covers Of Legendary Groups

Acclaimed rockers Stone Sour have released Meanwhile In Burbank… EP digitally. The release was previously as a Record Store Day exclusive and features five covers of legendary artists including Black Sabbath, Metallica, KISS, Judas Priest and Alice In Chains, and was recorded live at Room 237 in Burbank, CA. Stone Sour guitarist Josh Rand commented on the EP, “Back in […]

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Mikael Åkerfeldt of Opeth

Mikael Åkerfeldt of Opeth

“…it’s just the five of us playing the songs and we’re trying to play them as good as we can with as much passion as we can. I think what we have to offer is just more of a musical experience you know and very little eye candy, and some people probably find that very boring and they need that […]

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Lzzy Hale of Halestorm

Lzzy Hale of Halestorm

“Instead of thinking about that we just went in and had a great time *laughs* and made some music that got us excited and put it together, so it was a different mindset, again I think that the only rules in place were we’re not going to record the record in the same way that we did the last two, […]

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Adam ‘Nolly’ Getgood of Periphery

Adam ‘Nolly’ Getgood of Periphery

“So as a whole it’s something that we can all listen to and enjoy each other’s musical contributions to the album which is something that only seems to have added colour and variety and richness to the sound in my opinion anyway, so it’s something we’re all very proud of…” We at MTRBWY have had the chance to speak to […]

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PERIPHERY to unleash dual ‘JUGGERNAUTS’ this January

PERIPHERY to unleash dual ‘JUGGERNAUTS’ this January

D.C. based prog outfit Periphery are set to release dual albums Juggernaut: Alpha and Juggernaut: Omega, on January 23rd via Roadrunner Records Australia “Given the nature and complexity of the Juggernaut story, we’ve actually done something different and exciting in regards to the release,” explains drummer Matt Halpern. “Juggernaut is a story that is told through our music, and we […]

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Joel Birch of The Amity Affliction

Joel Birch of The Amity Affliction

“Well, it’s like a metaphor but it’s also very straight forward as well. I live near the ocean and it’s a very calming place for me and a place where I find great escape from any sort of problems in my life…” From Press Release: Urgent, aggressive, and remarkably cathartic, Let The Ocean Take Me is The Amity Affliction at their most […]

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OPETH’S ‘Pale Communion’ Re-slated for August release

OPETH’S ‘Pale Communion’ Re-slated for August release

Opeth has announced the release of their hugely anticipated eleventh studio album, Pale Communion which has been re-slated on August 22nd . “Many of you have heard the rumours already and we can now confirm that the album release has indeed been pushed back to late August,” commented Opeth frontman, Mikael Åkerfeldt. “Several circumstances prevented the band from delivering essential basic tools to Roadrunner in time which are needed […]

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THE AMITY AFFLICTION reveals new album ‘Let The Ocean Take Me’

THE AMITY AFFLICTION reveals new album ‘Let The Ocean Take Me’

Roadrunner recording group The Amity Affliction has announced details of their eagerly awaited new album. Let The Ocean Take Me – the Australian metalcore masters’ fourth full-length release – arrives on Friday 6 June. Named by Alternative Press as one of 2014’s “Most Anticipated” albums, Let The Ocean Take Me features the powerful first single, Pittsburgh. The companion video has premiered exclusively at www.theamityaffliction.net and the band’s official YouTube […]

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BLACK STONE CHERRY UNVEIL NEW ALBUM

BLACK STONE CHERRY UNVEIL NEW ALBUM

Black Stone Cherry has announced the release of their eagerly awaited new album, Magic Mountain which will be released in Australia on Friday 9 May. Produced by Joe Barresi (Queens of the Stone Age, Soundgarden), Magic Mountain will be heralded by the first single, Me and Mary Jane. Black Stone Cherry commented on the making of Magic Mountain stating, “Not […]

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Robert Westerholt of Within Temptation

Robert Westerholt of Within Temptation

“It’s a monster in the way that you have to face your own being and face your own fears and a lot of songs are about go for your dreams, don’t be afraid because life is too short but in getting there you can face your fears and go ahead and go for it. So that’s what also lies behind […]

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PERIPHERY to release ‘CLEAR’ on January 24, 2014

PERIPHERY to release ‘CLEAR’ on January 24, 2014

Periphery represents the vanguard of addictive, chaotic, challenging and cathartically inviting heavy music for the modern era. Their triple-guitar attack and rhythmic dexterity has won them devoted adherents across underground subcultures, regardless of whether those fans were weaned on the passion-fuelled sounds of progressive rock from bands like Dream Theater or Rush or modern avant-garde rock bands like Deftones. The new experimental recording, Clear, represents […]

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Joey Jordison of Scar The Martyr

Joey Jordison of Scar The Martyr

“If people like it, that’s great, that’s awesome, I make music for my fans, I make music for myself first, but I wouldn’t work so hard of it if I didn’t want to get it out to the world. I just do not care if there are naysayers or there’s the people that don’t like it or do like it, […]

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Jordan Rudess of Dream Theater

Jordan Rudess of Dream Theater

“This is an album we can really put our stamp of approval on it and this is something we can really call Dream Theater because we felt like this is so representative of where we are as musicians and as people that if anybody asks ‘what is Dream Theater all about?’ well in 2013 this is our presentation, it’s who […]

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Brian Marshall of Alter Bridge

Brian Marshall of Alter Bridge

“I’m just really excited to play these new songs and really digging into them and just now in the last week or so getting into the new material and we haven’t played together in over a year in front of an audience, so we’re just ready to just get this ball rolling man…” Alter Bridge are back with a new […]

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Frost of Satyricon

Frost of Satyricon

“Satyricon is basically a parallel world and basically it was there on this album, it felt like a statement and the album felt like a journey through that world that is Satyricon and hence it became natural to actually title the album after the band, Finally after more than twenty years that statement actually felt natural, it was no lack […]

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Ben Bruce of Asking Alexandria

Ben Bruce of Asking Alexandria

“It’s nice to be able to land in a foreign country and know what’s going on and have it all run smoothly, but yeah, we had a great time doing Soundwave last time, met a lot of bands and made friends and met up with a lot of our older friends, so yeah, looking forward to our second Soundwave trip.” […]

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DevilDriver – Winter Kills

DevilDriver – Winter Kills

I’m awake, I’m awake!! Sorry, if I was in any way dozing, I am no longer as the new DevilDriver album ‘Winter Kills’ begins, so does my treatment for the mini heart attack I had as my volume was up all the way… my fault, but at least I’m alert now. Welcome back DevilDriver! ‘The Oath’ is the one that […]

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Dez FaFara of DevilDriver

Dez FaFara of DevilDriver

“If you’re a DevilDriver fan you’re gonna love it, if you’re not, it may turn you around and if you’ve never heard of us, as soon as you’ve heard this you’ll want to go back in the catalogue, so I’m very proud of this record.” DevilDriver are back with a new album titled ‘Winter Kills’ and trust me, this one is […]

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TRIVIUM return with new album ‘Vengeance Falls’ on October 11 – Produced by David Draiman of Disturbed/Device

TRIVIUM return with new album ‘Vengeance Falls’ on October 11 – Produced by David Draiman of Disturbed/Device

Trivium have announced the release of their eagerly awaited new album, Vengeance Falls produced by David Draiman (Disturbed, Device) on October 11. The first single Strife will be available as an instant download with all pre-orders.   For fans who can’t wait for a taste of new Trivium, the album opening Brave This Storm is available as a free MP3 download […]

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Alter Bridge To Release Long-Awaited New Album ‘Fortress’ On September 27

Alter Bridge To Release Long-Awaited New Album ‘Fortress’ On September 27

International  rock  juggernauts,  Alter Bridge  are  set  to  release  their  long-awaited  fourth  studio album, Fortress on September 27. Three years have passed since the critically lauded AB III crashed into the Top 10 of the UK Album Chart, and now Myles Kennedy (vocals), Mark Tremonti (guitar), Brian Marshall (bass), and Scott Phillips (drums) return with a new collection of songs to cement […]

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Mark Morton of Lamb of God

Mark Morton of Lamb of God

“We’re very excited to come back and we certainly appreciate all the support and loyalty we’ve got from the metal fans down there, and I hope that everyone’s as excited as we are as it’s really pretty special that we’re coming and playing shows that are Lamb of God and Meshuggah, something that we’ve been hoping to do for quite […]

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Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison unveils new project

Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison unveils new project

SLIPKNOT DRUMMER JOEY JORDISON UNVEILS NEW PROJECT, SCAR THE MARTYR Slipknot member Joey Jordison has unveiled details of his new project, Scar The Martyr. Recorded at Sound Farm Studios in Des Moines, IA, Scar The Martyr’s as-yet-untitled debut album, was produced by Rhys Fulber whose production and mixing credits include Fear Factory, Rob Zombie, Mindless Self Indulgence, Front Line Assembly and more.  The […]

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Dream Theater unveils milestone new album

Dream Theater unveils milestone new album

Roadrunner Records has announced the eagerly anticipated new album from the legendary Dream Theater. Dream Theater– the first self-titled collection in theGRAMMY®-nominated band’s nearly three decade career – arrives at last on Friday 20 September. Dream Theater was recorded at Cove City Sound Studios in Glen Cove, New York, with founding guitarist John Petrucci producing and studio luminary Richard Chycki (Aerosmith, Rush) engineering and mixing. The […]

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DEVILDRIVER to release new album ‘Winter Kills’ out August 23 via Roadrunner Records Australia

DEVILDRIVER to release new album ‘Winter Kills’ out August 23 via Roadrunner Records Australia

DEVILDRIVER have confirmed that the title of their new album is Winter Kills, out August 23 via Roadrunner Records Australia. The band recorded the album in Florida at Audio Hammer Studios and vocals in Los Angeles, CA at Dez’s home studio with Mark Lewis (Black Dahlia Murder, Whitechapel, All That Remains) handling production duties.   DEVILDRIVER has worked with Lewis previously on Beast and […]

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David ‘Roadsy’ Roads of Airbourne

David ‘Roadsy’ Roads of Airbourne

“We’re the kind of band that’s a live band, we always just want to be touring and playing shows but at the same time you’ve got to tell yourself that you can’t do that until you write a good album and make sure you do it right and release it *laughs*.” From Bio and this sums the band up perfectly: […]

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Airbourne take the ‘Black Dog Barking’ on tour

Airbourne take the ‘Black Dog Barking’ on tour

Tour dates announced for July 2013 New album Black Dog Barking available May 17, 2013 Airbourne are finally returning home to give us a firsthand serving of their crazy, high energy and speaker blowing album Black Dog Barking available Friday 17 May. The band will kick off the tour in their home town of Warrnambool, before heading to Melbourne, Canberra […]

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Mike D’Antonio, Joel Stroetzel & Justin Foley of Killswitch Engage

Mike D’Antonio, Joel Stroetzel & Justin Foley of Killswitch Engage

“It’s a great way to come down here and get the most people, like the most bang for your buck with people watching because we don’t get here that often but when we do get here and see tonnes of people it’s a really great way to get our band out as much as possible.” From Bio: Sometimes, a much-loved […]

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Airbourne’s new album ‘Black Dog Barking’ due out on May 17 via Roadrunner Records

Airbourne’s new album ‘Black Dog Barking’ due out on May 17 via Roadrunner Records

Australia’s Airbourne will release Black Dog Barking on Roadrunner Records, May 17, 2013.  Produced by award winning producer Brian Howes, this is Airbourne’s third album and the follow up to No Guts. No Glory which was released in 2010.  Inspired by the likes of Judas Priest, Thin Lizzy, AC/DC and Motörhead, Airbourne has been winning fans since 2003 with their high energy, whiplash-inducing, working man’s rock ‘n’ […]

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