Why Do Venues Take Merch Cuts From Bands?
We’ve spoken to artists, venues, fans, and industry alumni to better understand the conversation around merchandise cuts and how it affects everyone involved.
Architects Suggest Bands Strike
Could this discussion start a movement toward a change?
Architects Pause Show After Man Rushes Stage + Hurls Vile Insults at Band
The person mentioned late guitarist Tom Searle.
Is Metal Gatekept? Architects’ Sam Carter Says Yes – Here’s Why
People are upset 'about a little eyeliner?'
Pandora Predicts Rising Rock Artists to Watch in 2023
The streaming service predicts the future of your playlists!
Slipknot Reveal First Seven Bands for First-Ever Knotfest Italy Lineup
See who's playing the inaugural event in 2023.
Architects Fan Listened to One Song Over 32,000 Times in 2022 Per Their Spotify Wrapped Stats
'I wanted my Spotify Wrapped to be funny and just outright ridiculous,' said the Architects fan.
Musicians Who Refuse To Eat Turkey On Thanksgiving
But bring on the tofurkey!
The 50 Best Rock + Metal Songs of 2022
In a year with limitless new songs, these 50 reign supreme.
The 50 Best Albums of 2022
There were tons of new albums this year and these are the 50 best.
The Best Rock + Metal Songs of October – Staff Favorites + More
All in one playlist.