Tag: Helix

Documentary: Crystal Lake on Bus Invaders!

It feels strange to think that Japanese Metalcore collective Crystal Lake have been a growing concern since 2002 and the highs and lows of their career have left guitarist Yudai Miyamoto the last man standing from the original line up. If you’d told most fans back in 2018 when they dropped their last album “Helix”

NEWS: Crystal Lake are reborn…

A new era has begun for Japanese Metalcore merchants Crystal Lake as they have not only unveiled a twin track single “Denial/Rebirth” but also premiered a music video for “Rebirth“. Back in September the band parted ways with vocalist Ryo Kinoshita and after what can only be described as a rigorous search, they recruited former

Documentary: “Curse Tour” with Crystal Lake!

Pro-shot during a trio of Japanese club shows last month, Crystal Lake have shared a tour diary that documents their first shows for a year and a half. They have been far from quiet during that time however with a pair of double A side singles in “Curse” and “Watch Me Burn” as well as

NEWS: Crystal Lake get hexed…

Ahead of the double A Side 7″ single from Japanese Metalcore Samurai warriors Crystal Lake on 14th July via SharpTone Records, they have thrown us the first half of it with a music video for “Curse“. The band have a trio of shows around the release in their native lands and have also been announced

Bootleg: Crystal Lake at Brutal Assault!

When you have limited time you have to make it count and that’s exactly what Japanese Metalcore merchants Crystal Lake did with their 15 minutes of fame at Brutal Assault Festival in 2019. They smashed a trio of cuts in “Lost in Forever“, “Apollo“, “Prometheus” before dropping the mic and exiting stage left as this

Playthrough: Full Set from Crystal Lake!

If like us you’re still reeling from the brilliance that is “Disobey“, arguably the heaviest track that Japanese Metalcore merchants Crystal Lake have delivered from new 7″ vinyl double A side with “Watch Me Burn” then this one is for you. A full set that captures drummer Gaku Taura on dedicated cam from 21st September

Review: “Watch Me Burn” by Crystal Lake

Part of a package that in the physical form includes a DVD of their full live set at Spain’s Resurrection Fest in 2019 and a documentary with interviews and guests, Japanese Metalcore merchants Crystal Lake have looked to keep both fans and their label SharpTone Records happy with a pair of new cuts. For the

Bootleg: Crystal Lake at Resurrection Fest!

The timing of the release of the full set from Japanese Metalcore merchants Crystal Lake by the organizers of Spain’s Resurrection Fest is an interesting one as 8th July will see the band dropping a two track single entitled “Watch Me Burn” available in a physical edition that will see it paired with this very

Bootleg: “Apollo” from Crystal Lake!

Japanese Metalcore merchants Crystal Lake have a reputation for a high adrenaline live show and having witnessed it on a couple of occasions we can tell you that it is justified. They are joined by members of Cane Hill as they performed single “Apollo” at Resurrection Fest in Spain this time last summer and pro-shot,