Tag Archives: Scion A/V

R.I.P. Scion, patron of metal (and car company)

Posted by on February 3, 2016

In news that any fan of underground metal should find upsetting, Toyota has announced that it is pulling the plug on Scion, its offshoot car brand aimed at younger drivers. What may appear to be a car-related event news has a larger effect on the metal community, as Scion was tireless supporter of the scene. Scion […]

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This new Earthless song is good from End to End

Posted by on January 11, 2016

The psychedelic stoner rock of San Diego’s Earthless sounds like something that should be listened to on an eight-track in a basement, or a conversion van with shag carpeting on the inside and a wizard airbrushed on the outside. It’s been a few years since we’ve gotten a new album from the band, 2013’s From the […]

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Slayer reveal title of track in new Scion video

Posted by on October 31, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/JoShkvJsPHw[/youtube] It was revealed earlier this week that Slayer have teamed up with Scion to record a new track to be given out via Scion A/V. In a trio of videos, Slayer’s Tom Araya and Kerry King were shown in the studio working on the song in the first clip, testing the song in their cars (Scions, […]

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Slayer to unveil new track via Scion AV

Posted by on October 28, 2014

Slayer are still rocking. That’s one of the things Kerry King says about the band in the first of three clips of the band recording a new song for Scion AV. It makes sense the car company partner with the band, as they’ve already made a concept car together. The clip shows the Kerry King and […]

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Red Fang do a bang bang for ‘The Meadows’ video

Posted by on August 11, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/Lyu5rpMqNY0[/youtube] Familiar with a “bang bang?” As popularized in an episode of Louis CK’s Louie, it’s when you have a whole meal at one place, then immediately go to another place and have another one. Y’know, bang bang. Red Fang must have seen that episode, as their latest video, as directed by David Brodsky, finds the four-piece […]

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Download a new Red Fang EP right now

Posted by on May 6, 2014

Want to stream two new Red Fang songs? Better yet, want to download two new Red Fang songs for free? Of course you do. Scion AV has a put a new two song EP from Red Fang up for free download. You can also stream the two tracks, titled “The Meadows” and “The Shadows”, in […]

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Red Fang release new song before going on tour

Posted by on April 29, 2014

We’re still not sure how many car sales it’s translated into, but Scion keeps representing good underground metal via their Scion A/V initiative. This time, it’s Red Fang, who are heading out on the road with Big Business and American Sharks as the ‘Situation AWESOME! Tour.’ And they’ve cut a new song called “The Meadows” […]

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Full Scion Rock Fest lineup includes headliners Machine Head, High On Fire

Posted by on March 25, 2014

A week ago, the initial lineup for Scion Rock Fest 2014 was announced with the names of some bands marked out, including the headliners. Now the whole lineup is out and, as you might have guessed, it’s pretty sweet. Machine Head and High on Fire will headline the festival which will take place on Saturday May […]

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Scion Rock Fest 2014 lineup includes Red Fang, Crowbar

Posted by on March 18, 2014

Another festival lineup is (partially) announced, this one for Scion Rock Fest. The festival will take place in Pomona, CA on May 17 with the venue still to be determined. The acts that have been announced thus far are as follows: Red Fang Crowbar Power Trip Exhumed Midnight Speedwolf Moab Windhand Jex Thoth Lord Dying Pins […]

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High On Fire unleash disturbing “Slave to the Hive” video

Posted by on December 3, 2013

[youtube]http://youtu.be/1CCUO2HWs6k[/youtube] High on Fire’s “Slave to the Hive” is the gift that keeps on giving. First, the single, a new non-album track, was released by Scion A/V just in time for the band’s tour with Kvelertak and Doomriders. And now, an insane video has premiered for the song over at Noisey. If you dislike hospitals, […]

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