Progressive metalcore head-turners INVENT ANIMATE — vocalist Marcus Vik, guitarists Keaton Goldwire and Trey Celaya, drummer Brody Smith, and bassist Caleb Sherraden — released their head-turning fourth album HEAVENER earlier this year via UNFD. Today, they have shared the visually arresting video for the title track, which does not appear on the original release. The […] …Continue Reading

Progressive metalcore head-turners INVENT ANIMATE released their head-turning new album HEAVENER earlier this year via UNFD. Fresh off a slate of Spring 2023 tour dates in support of Bad Omens, the band will return to the road in September for a Fall 2023 headline run. Void of Vision, thrown, and Aviana will serve as support. […] …Continue Reading

Progressive metalcore head-turners INVENT ANIMATE are gearing up for the imminent release of their new album HEAVENER, which arrives March 17 via UNFD. The band have just shared the video for the new single Without a Whisper. Watch it below. The song tackles a deeply personal topic and invites some intense introspection. The visual finds […] …Continue Reading

(Left to Right – Enslaved, Suicide Silence, Periphery August Burns Red) NEWEST on THE CIRCLE PIT TV :  Here are some of the most anticipated album and EP releases from the worlds of metal & rock for this month! Which are you looking forward to the most? To see albums from previous months, CLICK […] …Continue Reading

Progressive metalcore head-turners INVENT ANIMATE have announced their new album HEAVENER which will arrive on March 17 via UNFD. To celebrate the good news, the band has shared the video for Immolation of Night. Watch it below. “While searching for inspiration to write this song, I had grown tired of recounting past trauma and things […] …Continue Reading

On a cold December day in Lancaster, a legion of metal fans descended upon the Pennsylvania farm town for two days of Christmas Burns Red. This is the annual festival August Burns Red throws for their hometown and things get wild. This year, we attended the second day (Saturday, December 17th) which consisted of ERRA, […] …Continue Reading

Progressive metalcore head-turners Invent Animate have dropped the video for their latest single Elysium. The track cycles through multiple modes, textures, and layers — vacillating between intricate, slow, and downright pretty sonic passages before erupting with brutal riffage and nightmare-haunting vocals. It moves in fits and starts, and invites the listener to ride sidecar on […] …Continue Reading