Black Tide

Hard Rock and Metal Releases – August 2011
Summer is beginning to give up her fight, to borrow a lyrical phrase from the decidedly un-metal Indigo Girls, but that doesn't stop her from pushing out a slate of worthwhile metal releases.
The first week of the year marks the return of Bury Your Dead with their former singer Mat Bruso for &ap…
Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival Announces 2011 Lineup
The second annual Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival will return in late Summer and run through early Fall, with Avenged Sevenfold returning to headline the tour for the second year in a row. The tour kicks off August 26th and runs through October 15th, with the shows beginning in the afternoon a…
Icarus Witch on a Career Suicide Mission
Pennsylvania's Icarus Witch are one of a tide of American metal acts recalling the classic '80s NWOBHM sound, but bassist Jason Myers tells Noisecreep they aren't bandwagon jumpers. Quite the opposite, in fact. Since forming in 2004, Icarus Witch have pioneered the classic metal resur…
Black Tide Reflect on a Year of Life on the Road
Spending a year on the road is tough for any musician, regardless of age. When you're just out of your teens, an education picked up on the road is indispensable and will undoubtedly prepare you for the rest of your career. That fact isn't lost on Black Tide, who are currently taking a muc…