There aren’t many bands that can sustain longevity like Staind have; together now for 16 years with 7 albums under their belt. While you may not hear them as much on traditional radio, they’re still around in a big way. Their self-titled, seventh studio release has just dropped and reviews have been tricking in. Let me start by saying the band has sold over 15 million records worldwide and this album went straight to number 5 on the Billboard 200 chart. Moreover, out of six albums this is the fifth to crack the top 5.

They often seem to get forgotten, but one of the best post-grunge bands has definitely got to be Staind. The Massachusetts natives have consistently released awesome hard rock for over ten years now, all the while other similar bands have come and just as soon gone. Now almost exactly three years since 2008’s The Illusion of Progress comes Staind’s seventh record simply titled Staind. It seems like a lot of bands nowadays are losing members (Seether, Korn, Jane’s Addiction) and Staind is yet another, now having lost the services of…

Atlantic recording group Staind has announced details of their hugely anticipated new album. ‘Staind’ – which marks the iconic hard rock band’s seventh studio album and first full-length release in three years – arrives in stores and at all digital retailers on September 13th. Check out the new single “Not Again” HERE.