Tag Archives: Protest the Hero

Metal Insider’s Matt Brown’s Top 10 Albums of 2020

Posted by on December 17, 2020

  I normally spend the weeks leading up to my top 10 scrambling to listen to new music I might have missed, to find that one gem that may have eluded me from earlier in the year or to catch a last-minute release. But when it came time to sit down and start writing, I […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/1: Lamb Of God are back in the top 5

Posted by on July 1, 2020

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Of the 13 new debuts listed below, five of them come from bands that haven’t released a new album for at least five years. Lamb Of God is at the top, and […]

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Protest The Hero will drop their new album early

Posted by on June 16, 2020

  Protest The Hero’s new album Palimpsest will be released a day earlier than originally announced. The band’s fifth album will now be available on Thursday, June 18th, which you can pick up here. The band changed the release date because they believe people should be observing Juneteenth instead of celebrating their album release. “Many months […]

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Protest the Hero share “From The Sky” music video

Posted by on May 14, 2020

  Protest the Hero are now streaming their new music video “From The Sky” off their upcoming album Palimpsest. The album drops June 19th and is their first album since the Pacific Myth EP. The album was produced by Derya Nagle and video editing was done by Wyatt Clough. Guitarist Luke Hoskin and frontman Rody Walker previously spoke about the album […]

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Protest the Hero debut new song “The Canary;” reveal new album “Palimpsest”

Posted by on April 16, 2020

  Protest the Hero have shared a new song titled, “The Canary” off their upcoming album Palimpsest. The album is scheduled to drop June 19th and is the first record since their 2016 EP, Pacific Myth. Due to frontman Rody Walker’s vocal concerns, the band had trouble recording new material. Guitarist Luke Hoskin shared the difficulties of completing this new album: […]

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Metal Insider’s 225 Best Metal Albums of the Decade (2010-2019)

Posted by on December 16, 2019

As each year approaches its end, we share our year-end lists highlighting the best of the best of the year. However, we were taken aback, realizing that not only will 2020 mark a new year, it also marks a brand new decade. It’s true what they say; time flies when you’re having fun, listening to […]

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Protest the Hero cancels UK, European and Japan tours due to vocal issues

Posted by on June 6, 2018

Protest The Hero unfortunately had no choice but to cancel their summer UK, Europe and Japan tours. Following the group’s North American run, frontman Rody Walker’s voice has been unable to snap back into full gear. Walker believes cancelling is the right thing to do before his vocal chords face irreparable damage. The band as […]

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Protest the Hero are in the studio

Posted by on January 4, 2018

Protest the Hero are finally in the studio working on a follow-up to 2013’s Volition. The Canadian outfit kept us entertained with the release of the Pacific Myth EP throughout 2015-16 but fans have been longing for a full-length album. The band still hasn’t recruited a full time bassist but has Eric Gonsalves filling in for live shows. […]

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Protest the Hero announces 10 year anniversary ‘Fortress’ tour

Posted by on November 29, 2017

Protest the Hero have announced a North American tour to celebrate the ten year anniversary of their sophomore album Fortress. The record was released in January 2008, and it’s difficult to believe where the time has gone. The Canadian progressive metal outfit are hitting the road on March 22nd in Detroit, MI and the trek […]

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Spotify playlist: Fusion guitarist Jason Kui’s “Headbanging All Night” playlist

Posted by on October 12, 2017

Tomorrow (13) fusion guitarist Jason Kui will be releasing his debut album, Absence of Words, on Prosthetic. This will be the first time the album will be available outside of Hong Kong. The axeman says his influences include Eddie Van Halen and John Petrucci, and he’s been a session musician since 23. While he may not […]

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