Having joined forces for the European Metal Alliance, the full line-up has now been announced for the August virual weekender. Get info here.
Having just released their new album, Onirica, we sat down with Nottingham prog-metal band Fjords to get their thoughts on the top bands of the genre. Read their picks here.
Bloodstock organisers have announced four new acts for the 2019 line-up including thrashers Anthrax. Find out more here.
When Gojira, France’s most prominent metal band, comes to Toronto, you bet your sweet bippy PureGrainAudio was there to capture the action!
Review and photos by Mike Bax Earlier this year, Gojira unleashed their heaviest, and best album to date -…
There are two ways to look at this album, given that the interwebz is a scary place, and a user can often discover new material having completely missed its origins, like I have. I came across the British progressive metal band TesseracT right as Daniel Tompkins, not to be confused with the sixth Vice President of the United States, was leaving the band and Elliot Coleman, a DC/Marylander, stepped up to the cricket plate. I watched a few TesseracT studio session videos on YouTube, a few of Elliot being a beautiful beast live, and a slew of vocal audition covers as Elliot’s departure was announced. So while I knew what TesseracT sounds like, especially with all of the “djent” bands who followed, I never listened to One, their debut album, until AFTER I listened to Altered State at least 4 or 5 times in its entirety.
UK’s progressive rock band TesseracT is gearing up for the release of their upcoming album Altered State via Century Media Records. Starting today, Altered State is streaming in full on the Century Media YouTube Channel – listen to the whole shebang just below!
UK progressive metal act, TesseracT, has premiered their full, brand-new track “Nocturne” online. Hit the SoundCloud player below for a first taste of what TesseracT sounds like with new vocalist Ashe O’Hara! Fans will get to see and meet Ashe very soon when TesseracT heads out on their first European run of dates, including Euroblast Festival 2013.
These days there are almost as many sub genres as metal bands themselves. Things from metalcore to death metal to sludge, one of the newest sub genre is djent. Djent is a progressive metal styled coined by Meshuggah and brought to the forefront by Periphery. The name is an onomatopoeia for heavily palm-muted, distorted chords, one of the latest bands taking on the sound of Djent is TesseracT. TesseracT are 4 blokes from England and a newly recruited Yankee named…
Bassist Amos Williams from the progressive metal band TesseracT took some time out of his busy touring schedule to speak with us about the band’s latest release, One. The UK based progressive metal band is currently touring the United States with Protest The Hero and Maylene And The Sons Of Disaster. Here’s how the conversation went.
Tesseract is a mere two weeks away from unleashing their gigantic debut ‘One’ on March 22nd and is set to kick off a huge North American tour alongside Protest the Hero and Maylene and the Sons of Disaster in a few short days as well. Now, Tesseract has launched the official iTunes pre-order for ‘One’, which fans can begin picking up today at THIS LOCATION.
Tesseract made a splash on the music world with their ‘Concealing Fate’ EP release last fall and subsequent tour of North America. Now the band is back with their debut full length offering ‘One’ scheduled to hit streets March 22nd. Included in ‘One’ is a bonus DVD containing, amongst other footage, the mighty Brits performing the ‘Concealing Fate’ series in its entirety live in the studio. Tesseract is now giving fans the chance to see some of this footage for the first time as they…