Category Archives: Label Moves

Between the Buried and Me releasing two albums this year, touring in March

Posted by on January 17, 2018

Between the Buried and Me have been ticking off quite a few boxes on their list over the course of their 16 years of albums. Classic album they’ll be known for for years? Alaska and Colors are two of them. Covers album? There’s The Anatomy Of, which found them covering Motley Crue, Metallica, Queen and Soundgarden. A two-release […]

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Opeth’s Mikael Åkerfeldt discusses leaving Roadrunner, starting band’s own record label

Posted by on November 28, 2017

Opeth frontman, Mikael Åkerfeldt sat down with Overdrive and discussed the band’s recent change in record labels. Since, 2005’s Ghost Reveries the band spent a decade with Roadrunner Records. However, their latest album, Sorceress, was released through their own label, Moderbolaget, and licensed through Nuclear Blast. During the interview, Åkerfeldt cites a bad experience with Roadrunner as […]

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Whitesnake jumps to Rhino, self titled album getting a reissue

Posted by on August 17, 2017

It’s hard to believe that Whitesnake’s self-titled 1987 album is 30 years old. One of the most iconic images of ’80s metal is the video for the #1 Billboard single “Here I Go Again,” which featured actress Tawny Kitaen doing gymnastics on the hood of future husband and Whitesnake frontman David Coverdale’s white Jaguar. “Still […]

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Sevendust sign with Rise Records

Posted by on July 10, 2017

For the last eleven years, Sevendust have had their own label, 7Bros. They’ve said that doing things themselves has made them more money that being with a label, but it’s a lot more labor-intensive. As Morgan Rose told us a few years ago:  This is no tour support, there is no money given to us. […]

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A Perfect Circle sign worldwide deal with BMG

Posted by on March 30, 2017

We’ve known since the beginning of the year that a new album from A Perfect Circle, their first album of original material since their sophomore album, 2003’s 13th Step, would be coming this year.. And while we didn’t know what label the album would be coming out on, we do now. The group, the brainchild of […]

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