We Came as Romans has finally announced definitive information about their upcoming self-titled release. The band has set July 24 as a release date for the band’s fourth full-length studio release, and also posted the first single from the album, “The World I Used to Know.”

The Michigan melodic metalcore group follows up their 2013 release, Tracing Back Roots. This will be the first album the band releases with Spinefarm Records, having released their first three albums through Equal Vision Records.


  1. Regenerate
  2. Who Will Pray?
  3. The World I Used to Know
  4. Memories
  5. Tear It Down
  6. Blur
  7. Savior of the Week
  8. Flatline
  9. Defiance
  10. 12:30


Comrades 2020

Becoming Comrades

The trio of Comrades – husband and wife Joe and Laura McElroy alongside drummer John Gaskil – is used to living in a van and touring the country. Now, their new normal has provided them with a moment to "be adults" for once. We recently sat down with the McElroys to talk more about the spiritual reality within life, how soon they'll be able to release new music, and how koalas are their new normal.


Photo by Quinsey Sablan

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HM Magazine Turns 35

In 1985, Doug Van Pelt photocopied a letter-sized sheets of paper, bound them together, and handed them out in person on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin. It's all digital now, but, along the way, Van Pelt stirred up quite a few waves, played some seriously heavy music, and made a few friends along the way. Here: A quick look back at the magazine's 35-year history with Van Pelt and new owner, David Stagg.


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