August Burns Red, Silent Planet, and Silverstein perform on the Constellations 10th Anniversary Tour stop in St. Louis. All photos by Tyler Byars.
Last month, we heard the first fruit of Red's renaissance, a track titled "The Evening Hate." Red bass player Randy Armstrong took some time to share with Rock On Purpose about the song and what the future looks like as this veteran rock band starts something new.
Hey there. My name is Jessi Zilka. I’ve recently been brought into the Rock on Purpose family as a contributing writer with a focus on what people have lovingly labeled “throwback” music. In my eyes, however, I’m simply writing about amazing, relevant rock and roll that likely hit your ears decades ago.
Skillet just announced that their album Unleashed has been certified gold. Unleashed was released two and a half years ago and has been played on nine different tours and in over 23 countries.
The Rocket Summer announced the release of his next full-length album, Sweet Shivers. Pre-orders are happening now, and the album will be released August 2, 2019. The first single, "Shatter Us," will release this Friday, May 24.
Earlier this year, we introduced you to Mirratal, a symphonic metal band from The Ukraine. Their lead single, "Abyss of Lunacy," left us all wanting to hear more from the rockers. The wait is over as Mirratal released their debut full length album on January 30th. Castaway is a polished musical adventure that will sweep [...]
Pennsylvania native hard rock outfit August Burns Red (ABR) announced today that they will be heading out on a 10 year anniversary tour commemorating their third album, Constellations, which was released in 2009. https://www.facebook.com/augustburnsred/videos/10157027744464291/ Joining them on tour will be heavy metal band Silent Planet and Canadian rockers Silverstein. Silent Planet shared the tour dates [...]
The Grizzly Awards is preparing for a 2019 launch as the Christian music industry's first all-rock awards. The Grizzly Awards are being produced by a partnership of professionals with wide range of industry experience, all passionate about covering the longstanding gap left by heavy music's exclusion from most major awards. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HizfYAoM6BM The Grizzly Awards seeks [...]
Certain bands, certain songs, have the ability to capture something transcendent: a spiritual language that takes listeners past themselves into something shared, something that anchors us in the eternal. Few bands possess the ability to invite listeners into that place quite like Switchfoot. Their history includes offering us sing along hits like "Meant to Live," [...]
Veridia concludes a busy 2018-- a year in which they released The Beast You Feed and were nominated for a We Love Award for Pop Album of the Year-- by unveiling their own signature perfume.