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Hot And Heavy: Week Of September 15, 2017

If you haven’t been in the cross-hairs of a natural disaster over the last week, you really lucked out. Hurricanes, fires, earthquakes – it has been one for the books. What better way to end a crappy week, though, then with a number of epic releases, including new ones from Belphegor, Church of Void, Myrkur, and The Contortionist. Enjoy. Albums

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The Contortionist - Clairvoyant - Promo 2017

The Contortionist Release Music Video For “Return To Earth”

The Contortionist are one of the most exciting prog-metal bands on the scene, and their presence is sure to become even more widespread with the release of Clairvoyant. Clairvoyant will hit the streets on September 15 via eOne Music/Good Fight Music. The band have been releasing a slow trickle of tracks from the album, including a music video for “Return

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The Contortionist Release Second Track From “Clairvoyant”

The Contortionist are about the blow up. Yes, we feel that this disturbance in the force caused by the band is only going to intensify over the next couple of months. Not only will they hit the road with Between the Buried and Me on their Colors 10th Anniversary Tour, they will release Clairvoyant on September 15 via Entertainment One Music / Good

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Periphery live from New Jersey

Periphery Live Photos From Starland Ballroom In Sayreville, NJ

When Periphery touched down at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, New Jersey, on Saturday, April 1, Gina Russoniello was in the house with camera in hand.  Check out her photos below, and keep your eyes out for more from the show, which also included The Contortionist, Norma Jean, Infinity Shred, and Inventure.

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TesseracT, The Contortionist, ERRA, And Skyharbor Tour Dates Announced!

The great Tesseract recently confirmed that their new album, “Polaris“, would be coming our way on September 18th via eOne Music, and now we have the first tour dates in support of the new record! Tesseract will be hitting the road later this year with The Contortionist, ERRA, and Skyharbor for a MUST SEE show! The diversity of this tour

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The Contortionist - Language

THE CONTORTIONIST “LANGUAGE”

You can compare them to Between The Buried And Me all you want, but the simple fact remains that The Contortionist have something else going on entirely. Where BTBAM tend to use lead lines as rhythms in their brand of space-prog-metal, The Contortionist build Language around solid rhythm guitar and keyboards. Ex-Last Chance To Reason vocalist Michael Lessard hypnotizes you

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Hot Heavy

Hot And Heavy: Week Of September 15, 2017

If you haven’t been in the cross-hairs of a natural disaster over the last week, you really lucked out. Hurricanes, fires, earthquakes – it has

The Contortionist - Language

THE CONTORTIONIST “LANGUAGE”

You can compare them to Between The Buried And Me all you want, but the simple fact remains that The Contortionist have something else going