Author Archives: Elise Yablon

New & Noteworthy: Life promises releases – 2/16/2024

Posted by on February 19, 2024

    New & Noteworthy is Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week will see the returns of The Jack Rubies and Ihsahn, the debuts of Crawlers and The Requiem, as well as highly-anticipated works from the likes of Laura Jane Grace, Idles, […]

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New & Noteworthy: Releases in Oath 2/9/2024

Posted by on February 12, 2024

  New & Noteworthy is Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week’s New Music Friday sees the release of new albums from the likes of Chelsea Wolfe, tAKiDA, Infected Rain, TSO, Split System, The Chisel and more. Don’t forget to check out our […]

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Album Review: Green Day – ‘Saviors’

Posted by on February 10, 2024

  With politics and culture becoming so strange and partisan, it was only a matter of time until veteran pop-punkers Green Day wrote about it. That time has come with the release of Saviors, the band’s 14th studio album, a 15-track punk and garage rock-influenced rager that takes on the anger, frustration and incredulousness of […]

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New & Noteworthy: Releases Can Wait – 2/2/2024

Posted by on February 5, 2024

  New & Noteworthy is Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. On the first Friday of February, we’ll be getting new music from rock stalwarts J Mascis (Dinosaur Jr.) and KMFDM, the return of Being As An Ocean and the debut of a new […]

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New & Noteworthy: Project Releases Vol.01/26/2024

Posted by on January 26, 2024

  New & Noteworthy is Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. For this New Music Friday, we will see the return of Kula Shaker’s original line-up, more rediscovered tracks from Static-X, a dark new work from Alkaline Trio and New Model Army’s first new […]

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New & Noteworthy: Hell, Fire And Releases – 1/19/2024

Posted by on January 19, 2024

  New & Noteworthy is Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week will see highly-anticipated works from the likes of Green Day, Sleater-Kinney, Saxon and Neck Deep, among many others. Don’t forget to check out our weekly playlist below. Enjoy!   Green Day, […]

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Track Review: Green Day – “One Eyed Bastard”

Posted by on January 16, 2024

  On January 5, Bay Area punks Green Day released the fourth single from their upcoming 14th studio album Saviors, “One Eyed Bastard.”  Said frontman Billie Joe Armstrong of the track: “‘One Eyed Bastard’ started off as just a riff that I had — a shuffle, almost like a Black Sabbath kind of riff. Lyrically, […]

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New & Noteworthy: Here Comes the Releases – 1/12/2024

Posted by on January 12, 2024

  New & Noteworthy is Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. As the 2024 new music cycle revs up, we will see new albums from metal staples The Rods and Magnum, as well as the first original songs from supergroup Exit Eden, among many […]

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New & Noteworthy: Conditioned for Releases – 1/5/2024

Posted by on January 6, 2024

  Metal Insider’s New & Noteworthy, the weekly column highlights the latest and most notable rock and metal releases hitting the shelves each week. As we kick off 2024, we see a wave of fresh albums from artists like At The Plates, Cancer Christ, Haywire, Lastworld, Morgue Terror, and more. These releases showcase a wide […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10 Shocking Moments of 2023

Posted by on December 29, 2023

    It was quite a year for the metal and hard rock music world in 2023. From unexpected bands getting back together and calling it a day to moments that were just plain weird, there were a lot of notable moments that happened this year. Here are just 10 of the most shocking moments in […]

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