Tag Archives: Norma Jean

Twenty-Five Videos to Check Out – 5/04

Posted by on May 4, 2022

  From Dance Gavin Dance to Cage Fight, here are twenty-five videos to check out:   01) Dance Gavin Dance – “Pop Off”     Album: Jackpot Juicer Release Date: 07/29/2022 (pre-order)   02) Alestorm – “P.A.R.T.Y”     Album: Seventh Rum of a Seventh Rum Release Date: 06/24/2022 (pre-order) Label: Napalm Records   03) […]

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Watch Norma Jean play a House gig on their latest tour

Posted by on February 26, 2020

  Norma Jean are nearing the end of their Do The Neighbors Like You? tour. The tour finds the band forgoing the larger venues and going back to where they started for a run of 50-100 person capacity house shows.  With shows so exclusive, tickets for the tour sold out quickly. If you didn’t get the […]

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Eight tours announced this week 1/31/20; My Chemical Romance fans explode on Twitter

Posted by on January 31, 2020

  This week Disturbed announced The Sickness 20th Anniversary Tour, Napalm Death unveiled a massive intimate trek with Aborted, Tombs, WVRM, and The Locust, and Cognitive revealed a spring run with Cryptodira and Hath. With that being said, we compiled eight additional tours that were announced this week.   01) Horrendous and Cloak announce U.S […]

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Metal Insider’s Chris Annunziata’s Top 10 Metal Albums of 2019

Posted by on December 30, 2019

  Getting straight to the point, here are my Top 10 Metal Albums of 2019:   10) Jasta, The Lost Chapters Vol. 2 (Perseverance Media Group) If you happen to listen to my radio show or pay any attention to my posts, having Jasta on my list should be no surprise. This stellar record features many great […]

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Norma Jean’s Cory Brandan’s house gets rammed by drunk driver

Posted by on December 11, 2019

Norma Jean’s vocalist Cory Brandan was enjoying his night away from tour when a drunk driver slammed into his house. Fortunately, Brandan was not hurt and the driver was arrested. Apparently, the woman driving excuse was “I don’t know this area very well and made a bad turn.” Someone crashed into my house! Everything is […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/13: The charts have something left to love

Posted by on November 13, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Last week, I was slapping my hand to my forehead over the realization that we’re entering a new decade. It might not sound like too big of a deal, but in addition to […]

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Norma Jean’s Cory Brandan on the easter eggs in ‘All Hail’

Posted by on November 12, 2019

Norma Jean’s new pulverizing album, All Hail, has finally arrived on October 25th via Solid State Records (order here). The group are currently on tour with The Devil Wears Prada promoting their latest effort. We caught up with frontman Cory Brandan to discuss the new LP, touring, today’s metalcore scene, and more.   Norma Jean […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/6: Who’s afraid of the big Bad Wolves?

Posted by on November 6, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   So I’m only just finding out that Bad Wolves is made up of a number of musicians from other bands, most notably guitarist Doc Coyle from God Forbid. And finding that out just […]

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Album Review: Norma Jean – ‘All Hail’

Posted by on October 22, 2019

PULVERIZING. The word that best sums up this record, not only because the word is so eloquently used in “Landslide Defeater,” but also because the album crushes for the full 45 minutes. After hearing about All Hail, it is safe to say that the three-year wait from its predecessor, Polar Similar, was worth it. Being […]

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Ten music videos to check out this week – 8/9/19

Posted by on August 9, 2019

There are a ton of New & Noteworthy releases to explore every Friday and a lot of these come with music videos. We tend to narrow it down to five clips. However, this week is different as there are a total of ten videos that we think are worth checking out. 10) Epica premiere “Kingdom […]

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