Killswitch Engage, Tool, Slipknot named as three of the hardest working metal bands

If there’s one thing all musicians and artists have in common, it’s that they have to truly put in the work to advance in their careers. Whether recording a new record or touring for 150 days out of the year, the grind never really stops for those in the music industry – and when you combine that with the mental health struggles many musicians face, that simply compounds the kind of pressure they’re under.

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Killswitch Engage announces North American headlining tour w/August Burns Red

Grammy-nominated and Gold-selling hard rock heavyweights Killswitch Engage have announced their Spring 2020 North American tour plans. The band, recently recognized by Forbes as “one of modern metal’s most cherished acts” will return to the road to headline clubs and theaters across the U.S. and Canada. The trek kicks off on March 10 in Cleveland and runs through April 12 in Boston. Lancaster, Pennsylvania’s own August Burns Red will serve as main support for all of the dates. Additional acts appearing on the tour will be announced at a later date. All tour dates are below and tickets will go on sale on Friday, November 8 at 10am local time and are available here.

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Killswitch Engage releases powerful concept video for “I Am Broken Too”

Grammy-nominated and Gold-selling metalcore heavyweights Killswitch Engage have just dropped the video for “I Am Broken Too“. The new video arrives just ahead of their upcoming album Atonement, which releases August 16th. The full-concept video was directed by Kyle Cogan and Zack Stauffer of SIMIAN.LA (A Perfect Circle, Breaking Benjamin) and was shot in the Los Angeles area.

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Killswitch Engage debut emotionally urgent new song, “I Am Broken Too”

Set to release their new album on Metal Blade Records next month, metalcore titans Killswitch Engage have released “I Am Broken Too”, the 2nd single from their upcoming album. A song that also features vocalist Jesse Leach’s handwritten lyrics in the video, the new song emerges as the band continues their co-headlining tour with the equally influential Clutch. Check out the song and video below.

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