Sexual harassment, defined as unwanted sexual favors and advances, is prevalent in the music scene, with unwelcomed physical and verbal contact also included. Unfortunately, there’s a long history of sexual abuse, misconduct, and exploitation of minors in the music scene. This predatory behavior weaved into the music industry and culture, telling the new generation of musicians that it’s acceptable to harass and abuse fans.
WATCH THE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF ZEISTENCROIX’S NEW MUSIC VIDEO FOR “FALLEN PROPHET” ONLY ON OUTBURN.COM. Zeistencroix, the post industrial band from Los Angeles, California, has released their new video “Fallen Prophet,” the third single of their album Gen Z presented under the label of Sliptrick Records at the end of the last year.
LISTEN TO THE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF “TOBI,” ‘WHAT WE GIVE,” AND MORE FROM LEWIS’ SON ON THE FLOOR ONLY ON OUTBURN.COM. Christopher L. Lewis (moniker LEWIS) is an American songwriter, musician, and producer. He grew up in Oblong, Illinois (pop. 1,391) and began his solo career in 2019, having previously been the frontman for the punk outfit, The Kinison.
WATCH THE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF SERPENT SERVANT SLAVE’S NEW MUSIC VIDEO FOR “WHATCHU DOIN’ WANTING MORE?” ONLY ON OUTBURN.COM Headless is the debut album from Serpent Servant Slave, the newest group assembled by Jesse Smith (Zao, Gods, Jesse Smith & The Holy Ghost).
WATCH THE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF DANCER’S NEW SINGLE AND MUSIC VIDEO FOR “LOST IN BLUE” ONLY ON OUTBURN.COM. Formed from the ashes of Acadia, Portland alternative rockers Dancer have delivered their debut single, “Lost in Blue.” Heart-on-sleeve, piercing and unequivocally honest, “Lost in Blue” is a compelling arrival on the scene from the Maine quartet.
Halloween 2019 seems like a lifetime ago, when My Chemical Romance announced their December reunion show and sent scores of mid 2000s Hot Topic shoppers to emo heaven after a long six years of inactivity. What’s even harder to fathom is the fact that their last full-length outing, Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys, turns a decade old this year.
On May 25, 2020, George Floyd was murdered by police officer Derek Chauvin. Chauvin knelt on Floyd’s neck for approximately eight minutes and 46 seconds. Floyd was unarmed and handcuffed during the strangulation. Since Floyd’s death, numerous musicians, bands, records labels, and industry professionals have participated in the BLM movement in various ways.
EXCLUSIVE: PERPETUAL DOOM (All That Remains, TV’s Ghost Hunters/Ghost Nation, Split Shift) Announces Reunion...
Perpetual Doom, a western Massachusetts metal staple, had called it a day in 2000. Phil Labonte went on to Shadows Fall and then All That Remains, Ken Robert and William Brault to Split Shift, and Steve Gonsalves went on to star on TV’s Ghost Hunters. 20 years later, the band is back and ready to revisit their death metal past.
LISTEN TO THE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF SERIOUS MATTERS’ LEAD SINGLE “SIXTH OR 6TH” ONLY ON OUTBURN.COM FROM THE BAND’S UPCOMING RELEASE OF MISTAKING WASPS FOR DRAGONFLIES. New Jersey alternative rockers Serious Matters have detailed their upcoming debut album. Mistaking Wasps for Dragonflies is out August 7th, and the band has also released a brand new song, “Sixth or 6th,” exclusively on Outburn.com today.
EXCLUSIVE: TYLER STROETZEL Releases New Single “Flood the Gates” featuring Bjorn “Speed” Strid of...
“Flood the Gates” comes from the upcoming album Dark Verses, which releases on 6/22 on Tyler's own label, 31 Records, and was mixed and mastered by Joe Cocchi of Within The Ruins with additional engineering and tracking by Jim Fogarty (All That Remains, Killswitch Engage). “Flood the Gates” will be available everywhere digitally for sale and streaming at 6pm on June 6th (6/6/6pm).