FRAYLE Releases Skin & Sorrow Album Today

Frayle drops Skin & Sorrow today. The album was fully written and recorded by Bilovecky and Strang from the third floor of their own studio, on the edge of Cleveland, surrounded by ancient lakes and woods that echo the howls of coyotes.



Electric Callboy’s new release Tekkno is the band’s most genuine and fun release to date. For keyboardist and singer Kevin Ratajczak, as he sits in his home in Germany after touring, it’s been a humbling time for the artist over the past few years. 

MUNICIPAL WASTE: Fire Rocket Fueled

When there’s nothing else to do, you write, write, and write some more with the result being Electrified Brain, the Waste’s rip roaring and highly nuanced seventh album. We sat down with guitarist Ryan Waste to discuss the result of the band’s pandemic activity, how things have changed for him at home and on the road, and what else he got up to after putting down the guitar and picking up a pen.

MISS MAY I: The Hardest Time

Miss May I quickly rose through the ranks, blowing away fans for over a decade with their fast, aggressive, thrashy metalcore mixed with powerful lyrics. Levi Benton discusses the band’s new album, Curse of Existence, the recording process, as well as being a new dad and how it has impacted his life.


Dark alternative band The Bellwether Syndicate is anything but conventional when it comes to rock music. Formed by William Faith and wife Sarah Rose Faith—with multi-genre experience in seminal goth acts and the EDM world as a well known DJ and club promoter—the band is one of the most unique dissonant sounds in the scene. 

5 Questions with DIRTY HONEY’s Marc LaBelle and DOROTHY’s Dorothy Martin

Dirty Honey and Dorothy, two bands that have exploded onto the rock scene, are hitting the road together this month on the North American “California Dreaming” tour to prove that rock is absolutely not dead. Before they jumped on their respective tour buses, we got Marc Labelle and Dorothy to answer five questions for Outburn.



Influences and Essentials: DARK DIVINE

The band has announced the release of their forthcoming EP, Halloweentown, due out September 30 via InVogue Records. Guitarist Jason Thomas and vocalist Anthony Martinez share with us the tracks that have influenced Dark Divine, as well as their own band’s favorite songs.

Exclusive Premiere: BRIGHTER THAN A THOUSAND SUNS’ New Industrial Single and Music Video “FUTUREBLIND”

ATCH THE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF THE NEW SINGLE AND MUSIC VIDEO “FUTUREBLIND” FROM BRIGHTER THAN A THOUSAND SUNS ONLY ON OUTBURN.COM The video is filled with 80s aesthetics, bright colors, and lines reminiscent of synthwave.

Exclusive Premiere: LIFT THE CURSE’s New Song and Lyric Video for “Call It What It Is”

WATCH THE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF THE LYRIC VIDEO FOR “CALL IT WHAT IT IS” FROM LIFT THE CURSE Austin alternative/hard rock outfit Lift The Curse has dropped a new song and accompanying lyric video.


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. 

RISE AGAINST with The Used and Senses Fail, Santa Barbara, CA, Santa Barbara Bowl, 07.16.22

Rise Against first played the Santa Barbara Bowl 18 years ago, and Santa Barbara welcomed them back with open arms.