Tag: sharptone records

24 April 2024 / Metal

Australian metalcore upstarts, Alpha Wolf, believe that it’s possible to rehabilitate nu metal. They don’t bother with guitar solos, they love the pocket grooves, and they write songs about alienation…

19 November 2023 / Metal
11 September 2023 / Metal

Tragedy struck Polaris in June this year during their European festival tour when guitar prodigy, Ryan Siew, passed away in mysterious circumstances that have still not been confirmed. As the…

1 August 2023 / Hardcore
21 April 2022 / Metal

Mathcore enthusiasts will know Joshua Travis as the rhythmic mastermind behind The Tony Danza Tapdance Extravaganza. Like The Red Chord and Textures, his former band are now more of a…

27 January 2022 / Metal

It’s obvious Pridelands are an artist on SharpTone Records after just one song. Their label is a Nuclear Blast spin-off that specialises in signing emo-tinged and djent-fuelled metalcore artists in…

14 October 2020 / Metal
26 August 2020 / Metal

West Virginia’s Curses are the latest in a long line of djent-inspired metalcore bands with a plural noun for a name (think Monuments, Currents, Reflections, Novelists FR) and a cast…

9 July 2020 / Metal

Emmure’s Frankie Palmeri is possibly the most polarising frontman in modern metal. He has the neck tattoos and thug image to go with the misogynist lyrics and does not give…

24 June 2020 / Metal

For those unaware, SharpTone Records is a label founded by Nuclear Blast CEO, Markus Staiger, and Shawn Keith of Sumerian Records and seems to exist for the sole purpose of…