Posts Tagged ‘Norma Jean’

VIDEO: Norma Jean – Everyone Talking Over Everyone Else


With their awesome seventh LP ‘Polar Similar’ dropping just a few days ago, Norma Jean have released a stream of the music video for ‘Everyone Talking Over Everyone Else’.

Give it a watch with the embedded player below:

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ALBUM: Norma Jean – Polar Similar


Release Date: September 9th 2016
Label: Solid State Records


Norma Jean first exploded on to the scene in 2002 with the seminal ‘Bless The Martyr, Kiss The Child’; an album which has gathered cult-classic status since its release and is held in high regard by hardcore and metalcore fans the world over. It’s one of those albums that people in their early thirties gush about when they talk about ‘the good old days’. However, original vocalist Josh Scogin left shortly after the release and over the years Norma Jean have had so many line-up changes that there are actually no original members left. Somehow, fourteen years later, ‘Polar Similar’ still manages to feel like a natural progression from their chaotic metalcore roots:

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VIDEO: Hundred Suns – Fractional


Newly born three-piece supergroup Hundred Suns – featuring vocalist Cory Brandan (Norma Jean), guitarist Chris LeMasters (ex-Dead And Divine), and drummer Ryan Leger (ex-Every Time I Die) – have just unveiled a video to accompany their debut single, ‘Fractional’.

You can stream and check out the video for ‘Fractional’ below:

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AUDIO: Norma Jean – Forever Hurtling Towards Andromeda


Metalcore legends Norma Jean have revealed a brand new track entitled ‘‘Forever Hurtling Towards Andromeda’.

Featuring guest vocals from Coalesce frontman Sean Ingram, the song will feature on Norma Jeans’ highly anticipated seventh studio album ‘Polar Similar’, which will hit virtual and physical shelves on September 9th via Solid State Records. Check it out below:

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NEWS: Norma Jean announce new album, ‘Polar Similar’, out September 9th 2016!


Metalcore main-stays Norma Jean have announced the forthcoming release of their new LP, titled ‘Polar Similar’. The follow-up to the band’s 2013 effort ‘Wrongdoers’ is set to see a release on September 9th 2016 through Solid State Records.

You can check out the album artwork, full track listing, and a stream for lead single ‘1,000,000 Watts’ below:

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TRACK-BY-TRACK: Bailer – Shaped By The Landscape

If you like your metal aggressive and in your face, then you need to get some Bailer down your throat. The new Irish band are already drawing in similarities to The Dillinger Escape Plan and Norma Jean, despite only starting their career in 2015. We managed to catch up with the band to discuss each track on the record and find out what these songs mean to them.

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FEATURE: 50 albums that turn 10 in 2016!

At the moment, it’s looking like 2016 is going to be a great year in terms of new albums, with a handful of huge bangers already out there and many more undoubted hits confirmed to be hitting out ears in the next few months. It’s also important to look back every so often, and it just turns out that a decade ago in 2006 was a great year for albums too.

Of course there are hundreds, but we filtered together 50 great albums that turn 10-years-old this year to remember those modern classics, accompanied with streams to bring ourselves a massive hit of euphoric nostalgia.

NOTE: These albums may bring intense levels and high frequencies of smiles, jumping, involuntary head nodding/banging and limb movements, and uncontrollable happiness.

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NEWS: Camden Rocks Festival to return for 2016, featuring Young Guns, SikTh, We Are The Ocean and more!


Camden Rocks Festival has confirmed that it will be returning on June 4th of this year, with a bill of over two hundred bands hitting a host of different venues across Camden Town. You can view all the bands confirmed so far below:

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NEWS: Norma Jean finish work on their seventh full-length album!


Along with being announced as one of the latest additions to this year’s Slam Dunk Festival line-up, Georgia based metalcore veterans Norma Jean have just confirmed today via their Twitter account that they have completed work on their seventh full-length album, and follow-up to 2013’s ‘Wrongdoers’. You can check out the tweet that the band posted confirming this news below:

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NEWS: Slam Dunk Festival 2016 add more acts to bill, including Yellowcard & Cancer Bats!


As their 10th anniversary this May approaches fast, the organisers of this year’s Slam Dunk Festival have just made another stellar line-up announcement, with the latest additions to the line-up including Yellowcard (who will play their debut album ‘Ocean Avenue’ in full), Cancer Bats, Mayday Parade, and Northlane, to name just a few. You can find the full line-up as it stands so far listed below, alongside an updated festival poster:

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