Whatevercore’s The Ongoing Concept’s Saloon dropped earlier this month (great record), and now they’re heading out on tour through September in the Upper Midwest to support Forevermore. Lionfight is also providing opening support. It’s a small run of dates, but I’d catch them in a smaller venue now.

09/22 Burnsville, MN – The Garage
09/23 Barrington, IL – Penny Road Pub
09/25 Louisville, KY – Spinelli’s
09/26 Douglasville, GA – 7 Venue
09/28 Goshen, IN – The Note Venue
09/29 Columbus, OH – Kobo Live


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Atreyu's Baptism

At their core, Atreyu is a hard rock band with metal riffs and pop choruses. Now, after more than 20 years, the band has stepped boldly into their next chapter with a change in lineup and an album that proves the lifeblood of Atreyu is stronger than ever.


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Heaven's Metal: An Oral History of the Genesis of Christian Metal

Heaven's Metal

When rock emerged from blues and 'heavy metal' began to surface, faith-based metal acts also rose to start their own journeys. Initially shunned by both believers and non-believers, they were fighting for their spot at the table, ultimately building a legacy that would go on to change the genre forever. HM presents an oral history of the beginning of Christian metal music, featuring Guardian, Tourniquet, Holy Soldier, Whitecross, and, of course, Stryper.


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Trapped in Limbo

Black metal may not be the first thing on your mind when you think of Portugal, but GAEREA is here to change that. HM contributing writer Andrew Voigt sat down with GAEREA to discuss the band’s music, their mysterious name and image, and how office work can be art.


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