07:48 - scapeplan I AM JUST A SPECTATOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO OR
07:44 - BoxCar Willy Sweet, picked up over 60 punk CDs and cassettes today. w00t.
07:37 - psykometal Guess I've been fortunate enough to not attract any such people...lol
07:37 - psykometal Well, I don't associate with anybody who listens to such rubbish. Not because I avoid those people like an elitist, just that literally none of my friends listen to that kind of music.
The Dutch symphonic metal band Epica has confirmed that they will stop playing live from the 1st of July due to Simone Simons' pregnancy, but the DVD of their 10 year anniversary called Retrospect will be hitting stores next fall. In other good news, the group also plans to write a new album in the second half of 2013 and release it in 2014.
Not the best week for music fans with The Mars Volta breaking up, now another respected band The Devil's Blood quits making music. The reason for disbandment is unclear so far as the band members Selim and Farida Lemouchi posted a vague message on their Facebook page.
Most prog fans still remember Dissona after their self-titled album released last year, but they have surprised the fans by revealing that they would be sharing a previously unreleased album, Ten Masks. The album was recorded in 2009 and it is now available as a digital release and stream on their Bandcamp page.
In other good news for avantgarde metal fans, Todtgelichter have revealed the cover art and tracklist for their much-anticipated new album called Apnoe, to be out in March/April 2013. The band also promised to release a teaser trailer soon. Apnoe is the successor to their previous album Angst, which was released back in 2010.
The avantgarde metal band Diablo Swing Orchestra has expanded their craziness by releasing a video for the song "Black Box Messiah". This is their first music video off the new album Pandora's Piñata, and it was directed and shot by Klas Hjertberg. You can enjoy the video below.
Norwegian extreme progressive metal band The Fallen Divine has released a new video for the song "Fire Lights The Night (Self Ignition)". The song is from The Binding Cycle, their first full-length album released in 2011. Indie Recordings later signed the band and released it in May 2012. Check out the video directed by Magnus Borka Kloster-Jensen below.