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The Word Alive Announce New Drummer Alternative Metal News Rock 

The Word Alive Announce New Drummer

In wake of their tour in Europe with Asking Alexandria, The Word Alive have announced former drummer Luke Holland’s replacement. Matt Horn, who has worked with The Word Alive as a drum tech and has credits on their album Life Cycles, will be the group’s touring drummer from here on out. Check out a statement from TWA welcoming Horn into the group after the jump! You can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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WATCH: The Word Alive, “Trapped” Alternative Metal News 

WATCH: The Word Alive, “Trapped”

The Word Alive have had a big week. The group released a new album, the explosive Dark Matter, and now havean additional music video to accompany one of the effort’s biggest tracks, “Trapped.” Billboard hosted the premiere of the new clip. Equally as intense as the song itself, the music video features highly visceral shots of internal struggle interwoven with epic band performance moments. It is well worth the watch. Check it out after the jump! You can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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Vans Warped Tour Announce 2016 Lineup Alternative Electronica Hardcore Metal News Pop Punk Post-hardcore 

Vans Warped Tour Announce 2016 Lineup

Vans Warped Tour announced their lineup this afternoon via a live stream from Winter Park, Florida. The reveal was sponsored by Full Sail University. “I talk a lot about getting back to the basics,” founder Kevin Lyman said during the lineup reveal. “The basics are the fans, the bands, and the philanthropic and educational sides of Warped Tour,” he emphasized. Some of the performing acts include Mayday Parade, Emarosa, Sleeping With Sirens, and more. Check out the complete lineup, below, and let us know who you’re excited to see, in the comments section. To experience…

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WATCH: Luke Holland “Where Are Ü Now” Drum Cover News Rock 

WATCH: Luke Holland “Where Are Ü Now” Drum Cover

Luke Holland is known as the drummer of The Word Alive but he’s also known for his very good drum covers of some of today’s latest hits. He has released a brand new drum cover of Jack Ü’s single, “Where Are Ü Now.” You can check out the awesome cover after the jump! If you want to listen to his drumming skills in The Word Alive, you can purchase a CD here. If you want to catch him live on tour, you can buy concert tickets here.

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The Word Alive Announces Co-Headlining Tour With Chelsea Grin Metal News Rock 

The Word Alive Announces Co-Headlining Tour With Chelsea Grin

The Word Alive has announced they will be heading out on a co-headlining tour with Chelsea Grin! Called The Real Sick Tour, the two bands will be making stops around the United States, and one in Canada, from the end of April through May. The Word Alive will be touring in support of their latest album, Real, while Chelsea Grin will be touring in support of their support of their album, Ashes To Ashes. Like Moths To Flames and Sylar will be joining them on tour as support. You can check out…

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INTERVIEW: Justin Chard (Ella Kaye) Interviews Metal 

INTERVIEW: Justin Chard (Ella Kaye)

Creating an EP with a full band can have its challenges, but doing it with a partial band can be even harder. That didn’t stop Ella Kaye, a metalcore band hailing from Arizona. Justin Chard and his fellow guitar play were left to create music after their band had split. The Arizona music scene came together and helped Chard and Ella Kaye create something that can all be proud of. Their EP release is just a few weeks away and it will be a huge step for the band in creating…

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WATCH: The Word Alive “The Runaway” Metal News 

WATCH: The Word Alive “The Runaway”

The Word Alive has premiered the music video for the song, “The Runaway”. Frontman, Tyler “Telle” Smith released a statement about the video as it contains various clips on how the band got involved with music. You can watch the video and read the statement after the jump. The track is off the band’s latest album, Real.  For more from the band, purchase a CD here or buy concert tickets here. 

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WATCH: Our Last Night “Habits” Tove Lo Cover News Rock 

WATCH: Our Last Night “Habits” Tove Lo Cover

Our Last Night does not keep us waiting for a new cover song. Just one month after releasing their last cover (“Maps” originally by Maroon 5), they have released yet another. And this time it’s a rock rendition of Swedish pop singer Tove Lo’s “Habits.” You can check out the video after the jump and be sure to purchase the song here. Our Last Night are now on tour with The Word Alive, The Color Morale, The Dead Rabbitts, and Myka Relocate. You can check out dates and buy concert…

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Tyler Carter And Luke Holland Stream “Ain’t It Fun” Cover News Pop Rock 

Tyler Carter And Luke Holland Stream “Ain’t It Fun” Cover

A few weeks ago, Pop Goes Punk announced the track list for Volume 6 of the series. Until now, We Came As Romans was the only band that had released their cover, in the form of a music video, from the album. Today Issues‘ Tyler Carter and The Word Alive‘s Luke Holland have released a stream of their cover for “Ain’t It Fun.” Pop Goes Punk Volume 6 will be hitting the shelves on November 17. You can check out the video below! If you want to listen to more collaborations from Pop…

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