Tag: Solid State Records

NEWS: Fit For A King fear the reaper?

Inspired by German TV show “Dark“, Texas Metalcore merchants Fit For A King have dropped a new single called “Reaper“. The new cut appears after a well received run of Australian shows as the band continue to touch all four corners of the Globe. Solid State Records have remained tight lipped on if there is

NEWS: Norma Jean prepare for a landslide?

If things had been different back in 2018, we would have witnessed Norma Jean at UK Tech-Fest at Newark Showgrounds alongside the huge array of talent that arrived at the annual meeting of Metal Heads that summer. But alas it didn’t happen and we still await the opportunity to see our heroes upon our shores.

Review: “The Body” by Earth Groans

At the forefront of a resurgence of early 2000’s Metalcore and continuing the work of bands like Norma Jean and Impending Doom as well as having a prolific output that has seen them drop an EP every year via Solid State Records has taken its toll on Earth Groans with the exit of guitarist Zachariah

NEWS: Silent Planet take third slice with “Panopticon”!

Anyone who has heard the new Silent Planet album “Iridescent” will understand the sentiment that it is one that lends itself to having every cut given a music video because each one has an intense movie scene feel, a cinematic quality and Garrett Russell’s philosophical lyrics fuel that fire. They’ve chosen “Panopticon” the latest from

NEWS: The Clock is ticking on Silent Planet!

Several vinyl edition pre-orders have already so if your into that then you need to act fast to secure a copy of the 12th November via Solid State Records releasing “Iridescent” from Silent Planet. The label have shared another single in “Anhedonia” with the last one “Terminal” clocking up an incredible 291k streams on Spotify

Throwback: “I Am The Lion” by Phinehas!

A month after the release of their fifth studio album “The Fire Itself” via Solid State Records and we find ourselves at the 10th Anniversary milestone of the debut album “thegodmachine” from Californian Metalcore merchants Phinehas. The irony of that is that the band actually formed ten years prior to the release in 2001, taking

Bootleg: Silent Planet in Lakewood!

They may have announced a new album in  “Iridescent” for 12th November via Solid State Records but the touring machine of Silent Planet never stops. Here’s a full set from the band at The Foundry Concert Club in Lakewood Ohio on 16th September, pro-shot and mixed by Leo Sypniewski. The Metalcore outfit have already shared

NEWS: Silent Planet announce “Iridescent”!

After an interesting split EP with Fit For A King that includes “Trilogy“, a single that focuses and revolves around vocalist Garrett Russell’s stay in a mental hospital in which he wrote the lyrics in one sitting, the return of American Metalcore act Silent Planet with a new album in “Iridescent” might have seemed a

NEWS: Phinehas burn in the fire itself…

We wondered how Los Angeles Californian Metalcore merchants Phinehas could ever top the brilliance that is their 2017 album “Dark Flag“, such is our love of that incredible record but with “The Fire Itself” released via Solid State Records a couple of weeks back, they’ve managed the unthinkable. Produced in house before mixing and mastering

Review: “The Fire Itself” by Phinehas

Going into this review we’re going to make no secret of the fact that we were completely blown away by 2017’s “Dark Flag” from Phinehas, a Modern Metalcore affair that has remained a firm favourite to this day thanks to Matt Goldman’s production and a plentiful supply of stunning leads. Vocalist Sean McCulloch, guitarist Daniel