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Coheed and Cambria Offer Full Stream of New Disc ‘The Afterman: Descension’

Hundred Handed / Everything Evil Progressive rock quartet Coheed and Cambria will be releasing the second part of their ‘Afterman’ double album on Feb. 5, but fans won’t have to wait until tomorrow to hear the band’s seventh studio album. Coheed & Cambria’s ‘The Afterman: Descension’ is now available for streaming in full at (click below). The New York band released the first part of their ‘Afterman’ series, ‘Ascension,’ in October of last year, allowing fans to absorb part of the progressive space journey before hitting them with part two. Based on the ‘Amory Wars’ comic books written by Coheed & Cambria frontman Claudio Sanchez, ‘The Afterman: Descension’ will be the latest part of the story, completing the ‘Afterman’ sequence. ‘The Afterman: Ascension’ received positive reviews by critics after its release, and when listening to the journey’s second half, it’s fair to speculate that the critical praise Coheed & Cambria have captured will continue. Mixing their slow-churning prog with energetic post-hardcore and pop punk sensibilities, the epic nature of C&C’s music doesn’t diminish a bit with this latest release. Rolling Stone has unveiled ‘The Aftermath: Descension’ exclusively for online streaming, so click on the button below to check out the full album for yourself. Happy space travels! [button href=”h″ title=”Click to Listen to Coheed and Cambria’s ‘The Afterman: Descension’ in Full” align=”center”]

Coheed and Cambria + Between the Buried and Me Team Up for 2013 North American Tour

Michael Buckner, Getty Images / Liz Ramanand, Loudwire New York alternative and progressive rock band Coheed and Cambria have just announced a 2013 U.S. headlining tour with Between the Buried and Me + Russian Circles as support. Coheed and Cambria are hitting the road to promote their upcoming full-length album, ‘The Afterman: Descension,” which will hit stores on Feb. 5. The album acts as the follow-up to the band’s 2012 album, ‘The Afterman: Ascension.’ Between the Buried and Me are currently at an extremely high point, having just released ‘The Parallax II: Future Sequence,’ which we gave a rare perfect five-star review . Much like Coheed’s release, ‘The Parallax II’ is also a follow-up record, which continues the story that began with ‘The Parallax: Hypersleep Dialogues’ EP. Chicago-based instrumental act Russian Circles are a fitting opening act for the tour, combining progressive rock and metal in the vein of both Coheed and BTBAM. Check out the full list of tour dates below. Coheed and Cambria + Between the Buried and Me 2013 North American Tour Dates: Feb. 04 – Washington, DC – 9:30 Club Feb. 05 – Washington, DC – 9:30 Club Feb. 07 – Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE Feb. 08 – Detroit, MI – The Fillmore Detroit Feb. 09 – Chicago, IL – Congress Theatre Feb. 10 – Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue Feb. 12 – Des Moines, IA – Val Air Ballroom Feb. 14 – Denver, CO – Ogden Theatre Feb. 15 – Salt Lake City, UT – SaltAir Feb. 17 – Portland, OR – Roseland Theater Feb. 18 – Vancouver, BC – Vogue Theatre Feb. 19 – Seattle, WA – Showbox SoDo Feb. 21 – San Francisco, CA – Warfield Theater Feb. 22 – Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern Feb. 25 – San Diego, CA – House of Blues Feb. 26 – The Marquee – Tempe, AZ Feb. 27 – Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theatre Mar. 01 – Austin, TX – Stubb’s Mar. 02 – Houston, TX – Bayou Music Center Mar. 03 – Dallas, TX – Palladium Ballroom Mar. 05 – Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle Mar. 06 – Saint Petersburg, FL – Jannus Live Mar. 07 – Lake Buena Vista, FL – House of Blues Mar. 08 – Miami Beach, FL – The Fillmore Mar. 10 – Charlotte, NC – The Fillmore Charlotte Mar. 11 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory Mar. 14 – Boston, MA – House of Blues Mar. 16 – New York, NY – Radio City Music Hall

P.O.D. vs. Coheed and Cambria – Cage Match

Photos: Razor & Tie / Chapman Baehler P.O.D. are going for their fifth and final Cage Match win as they edged out Hellyeah in the previous matchup. Can Sonny Sandoval and his crew take down today’s competition for entrance into the Loudwire Cage Match Hall of Fame? Coheed and Cambria enter the Cage Match with their new track ‘Domino the Destitute’ off of the first part of their double album ‘The Afterman: Ascension.’ The band has a few tour dates in the States before embarking on a European trek at the end of October. For a full list of dates, go here . So will Coheed and Cambria start a ‘Domino’ effect with a serious win or will P.O.D. make their way to Loudwire’s Cage Match Hall of Fame with a final victory? Get in on the action and vote for your favorite track below! (This Cage Match will run until Monday, Oct. 22, at 8AM ET. Fans can vote once per hour! So come back and vote often to make sure your favorite song wins!) Listen to P.O.D., ‘Higher’ Listen to Coheed and Cambria, ‘Domino the Destitute’ ? Sorry, you need to have javascript running to see this poll. ? Email Me When Cage Match Winners Are Announced Enter your email address below to receive the Loudwire newsletter, which will include notification of the daily winner of the Cage Match, as well as our top stories of the day. Email Rules of Cage Match: Fans can vote once per hour for their favorite song. If a song remains the reigning champ for five straight cage matches, it is retired to the Loudwire Cage Match Hall of Fame. With so many great songs out there, we have to give other bands a chance!

Coheed and Cambria Explore ‘The Afterman’ Concept With Video Series

Michael Buckner, Getty Images Coheed and Cambria  have been known to pull out every stop to create an overall concept for their albums, but for ‘ The Afterman: Ascension ,’ singer Claudio Sanchez is at least preparing the band’s fans for the next chapter with a video series explanation. Those who follow the group know their dedication not only to the music but also in creating an interweaving story with the songs and overall discs that the listener can dig into deeper should they choose. The first of a nine-part explanation of the album’s concept has just surfaced, with Sanchez detailing through words and illustrations where we’re at when the latest musical chapter begins. “Our main character Cyrus Amory is about embark on this journey into the unknown,” reveals Sanchez. “He essentially discovers the energy source and what its relationship is to the planets and the doors are opening and in come these apparitions that I’m not sure that he can see, but the viewer can see that there is something mysterious and interesting coming through.” The first trailer, subtitled ‘The Hollow,’ can currently be seen at the band’s website , and further chapters revealing the concept’s details are expected to continue at least up to the release of ‘The Afterman: Ascension’ on Oct. 9. Fans can currently pre-order the ‘Amory Award Edition,’ which comes with a 78-page book, four CDs, a VIP Tour laminate, a medallion certificate and a documentary DVD on the album, as well as a free download of the single ‘Domino the Destitute’ and entry to an online area with private transmissions and music download access  here . Watch Coheed & Cambria’s ‘The Afterman: Ascension’ Conceptual Trailer [button href=”” title=”Next: Coheed and Cambria Reveal ‘The Afterman’ Album Trailer” align=”center”]

Daily Reload: Slayer, Iron Maiden + More

In today’s Daily Reload, Slayer guitarist Kerry King says the band’s next album will sound like the “same record” they’ve been putting out for 20 years; Zakk Wylde, Iron Maiden’s Steve Harris + more to appear on Season 11 of ‘That Metal Show,’ Coheed & Cambria announce double album, ‘The Afterman,’ and release video trailer; and Duff McKagan, Scott Ian + Chris Jericho will all appear in ‘Rockstars Say the

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