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Watch: Baroness - “Try to Disappear” Video

Purple Out Now via Abraxan Hymns

Sep 01, 2016

Baroness released their new album, Purple, back in December via the metal band's own Abraxan Hymns label. Now the band has shared a video for "Try to Disappear." The clip is made up of live footage of the band performing the song. Watch it below via Juxtapoz, who premiered it. More

Baroness Announce North American Tour Dates

Purple Out Now via Abraxan Hymns

Mar 07, 2016

Baroness released their new album, Purple, back in December via the metal band's own Abraxan Hymns label. Now the band has announced some North American tour dates, which pick up soon after their current European ones. Check them out below, followed by the video for "Chlorine & Wine" and the audio for "Try to Disappear." More

Sasquatch! 2016 Line-up: The Cure, M83, Florence and the Machine, Sufjan Stevens, and More

Grimes, Wolf Alice, Julia Holter, and others on Memorial Day Weekend (May 27 - 30) in Quincy, Washington

Jan 12, 2016

The Sasquatch! Music Festival has revealed the lineup for their 2016 festival, their 15th year. Once again it will be going down Memorial Day Weekend (May 27 - 30) at the Gorge Amphitheater in Quincy, Washington. It's a stacked lineup, including The Cure, M83, Sufjan Stevens, Grimes, Florence and the Machine, Wolf Alice, Julia Holter, Jamie xx, Caribou, Yeasayer, Savages, Kurt Vile, Mac DeMarco, and others.

Listen: Baroness - “Try to Disappear”

Purple Due Out This Friday via Abraxan Hymns

Dec 16, 2015

Baroness are releasing their new album, Purple, this Friday (December 18) via the metal band's own Abraxan Hymns label. Previously they had shared the first single from it, "Chlorine & Wine," as well as the lyric video for "Shock Me"and the song "Morningstar." More

Listen: Baroness - “Morningstar”

Purple Due Out December 18 via Abraxan Hymns

Dec 03, 2015

Baroness are releasing their new album, Purple, on December 18 via the band's own Abraxan Hymns label. Previously they had shared the first single from it, "Chlorine & Wine," as well as the lyric video for "Shock Me." Now they've shared another song from it, "Morningstar," which you can stream below. More

Watch: Baroness - “Shock Me” Lyric Video

Purple Due Out December 18 via Abraxan Hymns

Nov 16, 2015

Baroness are releasing their new album, Purple, on December 18 via the band's own Abraxan Hymns label. Previously they had shared the first single from it, "Chlorine & Wine." Now they've put out a lyric video for "Shock Me." Watch it below. More

Aug 28, 2015

Baroness have announced a new album, Purple, which is due out December 18 via the band's own Abraxan Hymns label. Today they have also shared the first single from it, "Chlorine & Wine."  More

Jan 17, 2013

Despite having the promotional cycle for new album Yellow & Green cut short due to a terrible bus accidentBaroness are still out to prove that nothing can stop the rock.  More

Under the Radar Announces the Best of 2012 Issue featuring Grimes on the Cover

Issue also Includes Top 100 Albums of 2012; Artist Surveys; and Interviews with Passion Pit, Scott Walker, Tig Notaro, The xx, Sleigh Bells, Wild Nothing vs. The Go-Betweens, Jessie Ware, and more

Dec 21, 2012

Under the Radar’s Best of 2012 issue is shipping out to stores and subscribers and will be on newsstands nationwide in January. It features Grimes on the cover and includes interviews with other artists who made an impact in the last year, including Baroness, Julia Holter, Mount Eerie, Tig Notaro, Passion Pit, Purity Ring, Ty Segall, Sleigh Bells, Swans, Trust, Scott Walker, Jessie Ware, Wild Nothing vs. The Go-Betweens, and The xx. Plus the Top 100 albums of the year and Year-End Artist Surveys. More

Dec 18, 2012

This past August Savannah, GA metal band Baroness endured heavy injuries when their tour bus crashed 30 feet over a viaduct near Bath, England. More

Update on Baroness Crash

Bandmembers and Crew Recovering

Aug 17, 2012

As previously reported earlier this week, members of the U.S. band Baroness and their crew suffered severe injuries after their tour bus fell and crashed over 30 feet on a viaduct near Bath, England. More

Aug 15, 2012

Earlier this morning, a coach bus carrying the U.S. punk band Baroness crashed 30 feet over a viaduct near Bath, England. More

Check Out Photos of Øya Festival, Day 2

Frank Ocean, St. Vincent, Philco Fiction and More

Aug 09, 2012

From August 7-11 Oslo, Norway is hosting the Øya Festival. We sent social media editor Laura Studarus over to cover the action. Check out her shots of Ane BrunSt. VincentFrank OceanBaroness, and Philco Fiction More



Reviews

Baroness at Union Transfer, Philadelphia, PA, June 2, 2017

Jun 13, 2017

At the "Birth Day" anniversary party for Tired Hands Brewing Company, metal masters Baroness thrilled to a sell out crowd. More

Purple

Purple

Abraxan Hymns

Dec 18, 2015

Baroness' first outing on their own Abraxan Hymns imprint finds them plumbing the depths of the well of harmonic Southern-tinged prog metal they first tapped to enormous success on 2009's Blue, and yet further on the 2012 double albumYellow & Green. More

Yellow & Green

Yellow & Green

Relapse

Aug 16, 2012

On Yellow & Green, the Savannah, Georgia rock unit's sound continues to evolve in a similar fashion as their two previous color-themed albums. More

Øya Day 2: Philco Fiction, Baroness, John Maus, Frank Ocean, St. Vincent, Ane Brun, Björk

August 9th, 2012

Aug 10, 2012

I had a thought while eating dinner last night: it’s nice to cover a festival with food options that involve something other than eating a pile of grease. Among other such deep revelations I also saw Philco FictionBaronessJohn MausFrank OceanSt. VincentAne Brun, and Björk. More