idobi photographer Crystal Huffman caught The Frozen Flame Tour with August Burns Red, Miss May I, Northlane and Erra in Norfolk, VA at The NorVa.
We try to keep our featured tracks as hype-free as possible. Our playlist should reflect the very best (and ideally, newest) metal and hardcore out there right now. That’s why we waited for Stick To Your Guns‘ Disobedient release week to pass before we revisited the album for consideration at the top of our featured […]
We try not to get carried away with industry talk but Torche should be commended for superb timing with the December release of “Minions”, the first single from Restarter out this week. Relapse Records took advantage of the music industry’s slowest season and the track kicked around Howl’s playlist for three months since. The Agonist […]
Rotting Out lands a top berth on Howl’s featured tracks this week, possibly with the help of hardcore’s most charming smile and sheer intimidation. More of what we’re talking about in the video for “Born“. Stick To Your Guns returns to the spotlight with the release of Disobedient which has a cameo from the aforementioned […]
Erra have released their new music for “Warrior”, a song taken from their most recent EP Moments of Clarity,
Sylosis takes the top spot after three weeks bouncing between second and fourth place. One of three releases by UK bands in our featured playlist (Napalm Death and Enter Shikari), Dormant Heart has just enough prog parts to keep the thrash riffs from shredding too relentlessly. Yes, it actually happens. Call Of The Void and […]
We can’t get enough of the new Theories single, “Cycle of Decay”. It is so heavy one must cease all other activity and vigorously headbang for almost three and a half minutes until the song is over. Exercise caution while driving if you hear it on Howl. For legal reasons, we recommend you pull over. […]
Birmingham, Alabamaâ€™s Erra are young and full of ambition. Taking cues from bands like Misery Signals and Between the Buried And Me, the band recently released their latest record Augment through Tragic Records and are looking to hop back on the road this year. idobi writer Alex Rudisill chatted with the bandâ€™s guitarist/clean vocalist Jesse Cash on the current status of the band.