XENTRIX: Embracing Better Versions

After six successful studio albums, Xentrix shows off all of their technical and lyrical prowess on their new release, Seven Words. While the band has been one of the leading figures in the thrash metal movement, guitarist Kristian Havard says it all comes down to the love of the music that keeps them fueled creatively with each release.

CELTIC FROST: Danse of the Dead

CELTIC FROST WAS A ONE OF A KIND BAND. The formative first wave black metal artists experimented, broke boundaries, and influenced generations of heavy groups in their wake. We checked in with Tom G. Warrior to discuss Danse Macabre.

BARK: Still Walking

It takes a group of seasoned musicians to bring about the tenacious yet aggressive sound that Bark brings with each release. With three albums under their belt, guitarist Martin Furia claims that their distinct sound is inspired by everyday life.

FIT FOR A KING: A New Kind of Depth

Since 2011, metalcore band Fit for a King has had a glorious run since they emerged out of Texas with their signature style of hardcore and metalcore colored in with hypnotic hooks. Their 2019 release Dark Skies not only brought out some of their heaviest material but also the most intense heading up towards their new release, The Hell We Create.

BLOODBATH: Massive Impact

When we catch up with Bloodbath’s gurgling and growling frontman Ol’ Nick [aka Nick Holmes of Paradise Lost fame], it should be a time for reminiscing about the band’s triumphant return to North America and the good time he and his bandmates had at the 2022 edition of Maryland Deathfest. Instead, we’re talking about his wonky back and zombies.



Exclusive Premiere BECKO Teams Up with Tired Violence in New Alt. Single “REB00T MYSELF”

LISTEN TO THE NEW SINGLE “REB00T MYSELF” (FEAT. TIRED VIOLENCE) FROM BECKO ONLY ON OUTBURN.COM Italian multi-genre producer, musician, and vocalist Becko, teams up with post-hardcore artist Tired Violence in the new emo, rock single.

Exclusive Premiere: Metalcore and Post-Hardcore band PSYCHO HILL’s New Single and Video “Memories”

WATCH THE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF THE NEW MUSIC VIDEO FOR “MEMORIES” FROM PSYCHO HILL ONLY ON OUTBURN.COM New York/Florida based metalcore band PSYCHO HILL’s self-titled LP is set to drop on February 3rd, 2023.

Exclusive Track by Track: LIFT THE CURSE’s New Debut Album Rise with the Flames

Lift the Curse blends scintillating riffs and soaring melodies on the new record, Rise with the Flames, with the Texan duo releasing a string of singles since last summer.


HALESTORM, THE WARNING, and NEW YEARS DAY, Atlanta, GA, The Eastern 09.26.2022

Halestorm, The Warning, and New Years Day hit the road on September 21st, 2022 starting at Mars Music Hall in Huntsville, AL. New Year’s Day didn’t make it due to mechanical problems with their tour bus, but on September, 26th all three bands brought their A game.

MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE Uncasville, CT, Mohegan Sun Arena, 09.01.22

It has been over 10 years since My Chemical Romance performed in Connecticut, last hitting the state in 2011 with Blink-182. Fans have been waiting for this night to come after a break up, a reunion, and the tour being postponed.

MEMPHIS MAY FIRE with From Ashes to New, Rain City Drive, and Wolves at the Gate, REMADE IN MISERY TOUR, Ventura, California, Ventura Music...

Memphis May Fire has hit the road with friends Ashes to New, Rain City Drive, and Wolves at the Gate, a combination of bands that, individually, make for a remarkable night, but together, leaves you gobsmacked that such an incredible show was even possible.