[NEW] Egrets on Ergot Release Music Video for “Sister Please”

Gothic, artsy, moody, dark, but catchy. LA based rockers Egrets on Ergot are hard to categorize, but that is just what makes them so...

Aly & AJ Return from Hiatus with “Ten Years” (Out Nov 17)

Aly and AJ are back! The beloved Disney stars are back after a 10 year hiatus with brand new music. Their forthcoming EP appropriately...

Self Help Festival Returns! (Philly, Detroit, Orlando, San Bernardino)

The popular punk rock event of the year SELF HELP FESTIVAL is celebrating its 4th year and will make its anticipated return in 2017...

Emarosa Announces Fall Headlining Tour

Emarosa will be hitting the road again this fall with support from A Lot Like Birds and Jule Vera. The tour will be kicking...

Anathema at Gramercy Theatre 8/17

Etherial rockers Anathema will be playing NYC's the Gramercy Theatre on August 17th in support of their latest album titled The Optimist released June...

EYEHATEGOD Announces Left To Starve Summer Tour

EYEHATEGOD will kick off a thirty-nine-date US mega tour next month. The Left To Starve summer takeover will commence on August 1st, run through September 13th, and...

the Black Cats NYC To Celebrate The Release Of Their Debut Video “Too Far...

Independent Rockers  the Black Cats NYC will premier their debut video “Too Far Gone” on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at The Delancey, doors open...

Ten Ton Mojo Has A New Voice

The NYC based rock band Ten Ton Mojo officially announced that they have a new frontman in early May of this year.   “You may have heard over...

Arcadea Sign with Relapse Records, New Album Out June 16th

The side project of Mastadon drummer Brann Dailor, Arcadea, will officially release their debut album on June 16th. The band consisting of Brann Dailor, guitarist...

Killcode Release New Music Video “Kickin’ and Screamin'”

Our friends in Killcode have released their latest music video for their song titled "Kickin' and Screamin'" off of their latest album The Answer. Directed...

Crystal Fighters @ Music Hall of Williamsburg 4/5-4/6

UK-based Crystal Fighters recently released their third studio album Everything Is My Family via  record label and has earned praise from the likes of...

Decibel Magazine Tour @ Irving Plaza 4/14

Decibel Magazine is back with their yearly tour, showcasing some of the top metal acts in the business. This year will feature Kreator, Obituary,...

Michelle Branch Album Release Show at Webster Hall 4/7

Known for her early 2000 pop hits like "Everywhere", singer-songwriter Michelle Branch is back with a brand new album titled Hopeless Romantic via Verve Records on April...

Steel Panther Playing Irving Plaza 4/6

Vulgarity, alcohol and nudity; there's no better place to be than a Steel Panther concert. In support of their upcoming release titled Lower The Bar (to...

Killcode Release Teaser for “Kickin’ and Screamin'”

When it comes to kick ass rock n' roll bands, it doesn't get better than underground NYC rock band, Killcode. These guys have expanded their...

3TEETH To Release New Album on May 19th

Formed in 2013 in Los Angeles, 3TEETH is a transgressive artistic collaborative consisting of Alexis Mincolla (vocals), Xavier Swafford (keys), Andrew Means (drums) and...

Highly Suspect Coming to NYC

Fresh off their third Grammy nomination, Highly Suspect announced a new, major U.S. headline run. The tour which is set to commence on March 26th in Tucson, AZ follows...

New Found Glory 20 Year Anniversary Tour

Pop punk favorites New Found Glory are celebrating their lengthy career with a 20 year celebration tour. Over their span of 20 non-stop years...

Dan Kassel to Play Local NJ Shows

New Jersey based cellist Dan Kassel will be playing a few shows in the surround New Jersey area! As a solo cellist, Kassel is...

“Wicked Wednesdays” Coming to Brooklyn’s Our Wicked Lady!

NYC is thriving with music that deserves to be heard, but musicians aren't always compensated for their handwork in this business. Our very own...

Swedish Rock Band Imminence to Release New Album “This Is Goodbye” on March 31st

Swedish alternative rock/metal band Imminence will be releasing their anticipated new album titled This Is Goodbye on March 31st via Sharptone Records. Lead singer...

PIXIES Announce 2017 North American Tour

One of the most influential alt/rock bands of all time, The Pixies, will take their signature mix of alternative/garage/punk/surf rock on a five-week tour...

Coheed and Cambria to Play “Good Apollo, I’m Burning Star IV” in It’s Entirety

The eclectic and ever evolving progressive-rock band Coheed and Cambria have announced a US spring tour, performing their landmark third album Good Apollo, I’m...

Vanessa Carlton Announces 2017 Tour Dates

Vanessa Carlton is thrilled to announce her 2017 tour in support of her Liberman Live and Earlier Things Live albums.Tour dates include New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco,...

This Will Destroy You Confirms Spring 2017 Tour Supporting Deafhaven

Texan instrumental rock collective This Will Destroy You has just announced an upcoming US tour supporting Deafheaven and Emma Ruth Rundle, set to take place in...

UK act, Deaf Havana Premiere Video for New Track, “Fever” (Via Alternative Press)

Deaf Havana's has released a brand new music video for their track titled "Fever" off of their new album All These Countless Nights is due out...

Legendary DC Hardcore Punk Outfit SCREAM Issues New Trump Protest Video, “Politics Is Entertainment”

As a massive shift in power takes place in the US this week, the members of influential Washington, DC-based hardcore/punk outfit SCREAM have issued a brand...

ONI Unleashes New Music Video for “The Only Cure”, Featuring Lamb of God’s Randy...

2016 was a breakout year for progressive metal band ONI, who proved their lasting prowess with the release of their debut album Ironshore, toured with heavy...

Emma Ruth Rundle Releases Song to Benefit Planned Parenthood

Singer-songwriter Emma Ruth Rundle has posted a never-before-heard song titled "Forever, as the Setting Son" for sale on Bandcamp for $1.00 or donation amount...

FIGHTING BACK WITH MUSIC: Taking Back Sunday’s John Nolan and Friends Compile Music For...

“During these next four years, I feel it's going to be extremely important to support organizations that will stand up to the Trump administration,”...

Dashboard Confessional Reveal Surprise Covers EP titled “Covered + Taped”

Dashboard Confessional are currently on one of their most sought after tours, having most of their dates sell out in rapid time. As a...

Iron Reagan Reveals New Song To Fuel Inauguration Rage (Via Noisey)

They say nothing heals like music, and after this presidential election, it might just be the only thing we have left. Iron Reagan's new album Crossover Ministry seems...

Undergound NYC: FBOMB – Rush Tributes/Lard Hand @ Arlene’s Grocery 1/28

FBOMB #125 will be taking place at NYC favorite Arlene's Grocery on January 28th and will be dedicated to the band Rush, with Lard Hand opening....

February Show Listings

The month of February is jam packed with some awesome hard rock and metal shows. From old metal veterans Max and Igor Calavera to...

Killcode Release Lyric Video for “Shot”

NYC underground veterans Killcode had one hell of a year in 2016. Although the band had already developed a strong following in the underground NYC...

Dashboard Confessional at Irving Plaza 1/19-21

The emotionally charged rock band Dashboard Confessional are set to make a return with a tour stretching across the United States from January until...

Circa Survive 10 Year Anniversary Tour at Webster Hall 1/14, 1/15

Known for their ethereal sound and distinguished rock music, Philadelphia natives Circa Survive have been roaming the rock scene for over a decade, with a...

August Burns Red, Protest The Hero, In Hearts Wake, ’68 at Playstation Theater 1/6

August Burns Red, the metalcore staple act from Pennsylvania is set to make their return to NYC, this time to the Playstation Theater on January...

Stream The Flatliners Brand New EP “Nerves”

The Flatliners, a punk-rock act out of Toronto, Canada have recently released their latest EP Nerves late last month. The two song EP is...

November Show Dates (Good Charlotte, Yellowcard, Battlecross, In Flames)

Here are a list of upcoming artists hitting a NYC stage in the month of November: Marillion @ PlayStation Theater  Nov 8th Steve Vai @ Town Hall...

Meshuggah + High On Fire at PlayStation Theater 11/3

The incomparable Swedes Meshuggah will be playing the famous PlayStation Theater in the heart of NYC, along with fellow heavy metal friends High On...

Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats Playing Music Hall of Williamsburg + Free Show at...

Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats will be performing a FREE, that's right, a FREE show tonight at Rough Trade NYC at approximately 5:30 pm. It'll...

Groves to Open for Culture Club at Coney Island Amphitheater 9/8

Up and coming synth/pop group Groves will be opening up for the iconic 80s pop group Culture Club at the brand new Ford Amphitheater...

The Temperance Movement to Play Brooklyn Bowl 9/19 + NJ

The bluesy rock band The Temperance Movement will be hitting the Brooklyn Bowl on September 19th in support of their latest album, White Bear. The critically...

Green Day Announces North American Tour, Playing Starland Ballrom 9/28, Webster Hall 10/08

Get ready guys and gals, because the iconic 90s pop-punk group Green Day will be playing Webster Hall on October 8th! The tour comes...

The New York Coffee Festival is Coming! Sept 16-18

Are you a coffee lover and live in NYC? Well you're in luck! Because The New York Coffee Festival will be arriving this upcoming September...

New Damage Records Release Summer Sampler (ft. Northlane, Cancer Bats, Silverstein)

The Toronto-based heavy metal label New Damage Records have released their summer sampler featuring some of their most successful releases of the year so...

British Songstress Laura Mvula to Perform in NYC and Philadelphia

British Songstress Laura Mvula is set to perform three shows this month in celebration of her second album titled The Dreaming Room, which was released on...

Yellowcard Release Second Single/Video, Say Goodbye with Final Album & Tour

The beloved pop-punk quartet, Yellowcard, has announced that they will be hanging up their instruments for good, but not before they embark on a...

Anthrax To Play Brooklyn’s Saint Vitus 9/16

In honor of October being Breast Cancer awareness month, legendary thrash-metal staple act Anthrax will be playing the infamous Brooklyn bar Saint Vitus on...

Cattle Decapitation Announces US Tour w/ Brujeria

Cattle Decapitation is taking over North America with their Make America Hate Again tour. They will be playing alongside Brujeria, with Piñata Protest on select tour...

Whitechapel Confirm Final Round of Tour Dates w/ Suicide Silence

Whitechapel will co-headline the Straight Outta Hell tour alongside Suicide Silence and featuring Carnifex and Oceano. Despised Icon is set to appear on select...

Underground NYC Shows (August)

There's never a dull moment in NYC. Check out these upcoming underground rock/metal shows by Gotham Rocks/Brooke Von Berg, Horns Up Rocks, Tim No 37,...

Morbid Angel to Release New Album in 2017

The godfathers of Death Metal, Morbid Angel, are gearing up for a new album release in 2017 under their brand new label UDR Music. The...

I Prevail @ Gramercy Theatre August 2nd!

Detroit based rock band I Prevail will be the stage at Gramercy Theatre this upcoming August 2nd. I Prevail is best known for their cover...

Up and Coming Artist SEE Books Arlene’s Grocery Residency

Up and coming pop songstress SEE has recently booked a residency at the NYC bar Arlene's Grocery. SEE's single "Potions" has reached 600,000 views...

LoudaVision Podcast will now be featured on The Sound Live!

We are very excited to announce that we will be teaming up with filmmaker Laura Meoli and her LoudaVision Podcast! Laura Meoli is a...

311 @ Coney Island Amphitheater July 16th

311, the beloved reggae/rock group is coming to NYC, playing the Coney Island Amphitheater on July 16th! The band's celebratory live shows & incessant touring...

Gone Is Gone Self-titled EP out this Friday!

New super group Gone is Gone, made up of Troy Sanders from Mastodon, Troy Van Leeuwen from Queens of the Stone Age, Tony Hajjar from...

Fall of The Albatross Celebrate 2 Year Album Anniversary with ‘All Connected’ Music Video

In celebration of the 2nd anniversary of their first album release Enormous Cloud, Fall of The Albatross have put together a music video for their...

Cane Hill Releases New Music Video for ‘True Love’

Heavy metal rockers Cane Hill have released their latest music video for the track titled "True Love", a NIN meets Slipknot sound and music...

Common Wealth Gear Up for New Video/Single Release ‘Mend The Pieces’

New Jersey based metal/hard rock quintet Common Wealth stomped into the live scene only a little over a year ago and have already gained...

Hands Like Houses Release Music Video for ‘Colourblind’

Aussie post-hardcore band Hands Like Houses are on the verge of a US breakthrough with their long awaited third album Dissonants, to be released...

Lamb of God’s Randy Blythe on MetalSucks Podcast

What a better way to kick of 2016 than to have one of the most talented and respected metal vocalist of the new millennium...

Killcode Release New Song ‘The Answer’

NYC's own Killcode have released a brand new song titled 'The Answer' off of their upcoming album. The album is produced by Joey Z,...

London’s Pink Cigar to Come to NYC

‘’Championing 70s Grime through a young voice. Louche but spiky, with a smoky troubadour edge and sassy grooves which suggests warmer sophistication. Dirty Stuff.’’- C​lassic...

J Balvin At The Best Buy Theater 10/1

Rising Colombian Reggeaton singer J Balvin will be bringing his La Familia Tour with up and coming Mexican rapper Becky G to The Best...

Special Coverage: Mumford and Sons Bring their New Electric Sound to The Forum

Mumford and Sons exploded onto the mainstream back in 2010 with their folk rock fusion, igniting a craze in America. Their British charm and...

Killcode Releases Latest Single ‘Kicking and Screaming’ + Tour Dates

Local NYC based rock band Killcode has cemented their name in the underground, developing a following and gaining the respect from fellow underground rock...

Special Coverage: Grace Potter’s ‘Midnight’ Album Release Show at The Fonda Theatre

When it comes to great old school sounding rock and roll bands, no one does it better than Grace Potter. Amazing guitar riffs, an...

The Aristocrats At Irving Plaza Aug. 8

Supergroup The Aristocrats will be playing Irving Plaza in New York City this Saturday August 8th. The supergroup is made up of Guthrie Govan...

NYC Underground Rock Shows (Aug 1- Aug 6)

NYC is one of the greatest places to be in if you’re a musician, and that’s because with endless amount of venues equals endless...

Common Wealth Release Music Video For ‘Cut This Deep’

Jersey rockers Common Wealth have released the long awaited music video for their latest single "Cut This Deep." Common Wealth, who is also our...

My Goodness Releases ‘Sweet Tooth’ Music Video

The bluesy rock n’ roll band My Goodness recently released a video for their single “Sweet Tooth” in anticipation for their upcoming Spring US...

NYC Band Panzie* Looks For New Lead Singer!

  Love to sing? Love good feel, wild, hard-rock music? Well you’re in luck, NYC local band Panzie* is looking for submissions to find a...

KILLCODE’s New Music Video ‘The Wrong Side’

NYC band Killcode is a five-piece unit consisting of Tom Morrissey (lead vocals), Chas (guitar/vocals), D.C. Gonzales (guitar), Erric Bonesmith (bass/vocals) and Rob Noxious...