Welcome to the LOUDEST DOT COM ON THE PLANET!
KNAC.COM
LISTEN NOW!WATCH NOW! LOGIN JOIN
KNAC Magazine KNAC ON-AIR TALENT KNAC Downloads KNAC Contests KNAC Store
News

TOOTHGRINDER Unveil New Album I Am

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 @ 10:52 AM


Out October 11 Via Spinefarm Records; Title Track Launches

- advertisement -
New Jersey's TOOTHGRINDER have announced their third album I AM. The album, produced by Matt Squire (Ariana Grande, PANIC! AT THE DISCO, UNDEROATH), drops October 11 via Spinefarm Records. It's available for pre-order HERE.

The band has just shared the new song and video for the title track. Watch and listen below.

"I AM... a mantra, a prayer, a mediation, a belief, a value, an all encompassing way of life. The title speaks of unity and presence. Becoming comfortable in one's own skin. To endure whatever life throws at you with grace and gratitude. To love the ones who surround you and accept the things you can't control. "I AM..." two of the most powerful words, for what you put after them shape your reality. All of my life I have felt out of place, left out, a ghost, a phantom, a whisper in a sea of noise. I covered those deafening screams with abuse. Abusing others, friends, family, strangers, and most of all myself. I hurt the ones I love while still loving the one’s I hurt. I couldn’t sleep, I couldn't eat, I couldn't dream, I couldn't bleed, I couldn't breathe. I have yet to right my wrongs, but I hope to start with a song.

The anger, the tension, the narcissism, the callousness, the ego were nothing but amplified in my previous words. The despair was covered up in anger and ego, the void was filled with things, all types of things. Bright things, dark things, shiny things, needless things, but never the right thing, never the real thing.

I do my best to traverse through the negative and reach out a loving hand to those in need. This record's words give hope rather than facade. This record's words speak truth rather than perceived truth. This record exposes myself and the lies I have told myself and other's. If I could accomplish one thing with this record, it would be to help one person in need. One person struggling with alcoholism, addiction, depression, anxiety, loss, guilt, shame, delusion, denial, perfectionism, co-dependency, suicidal thoughts and the list goes on. I am an open book, reach out to me with whatever you are struggling with, I have most likely been there.

We traverse the dark, we traverse the light, but by the end of the record we breathe. This is who I AM. This is who we are. I speak my mind, sometimes the shadow, sometimes my plight. If there is one word that can describe this record it is love. Not the facade, but the kind that cuts wood and carries water.

Like many fly fishermen in western Montana where the summer days are almost Arctic in length, I often do not start fishing until the cool of the evening. Then in the Arctic half-light of the canyon, all existence fades to a being with my soul and memories and the sounds of the Big Blackfoot River and a four-count rhythm and the hope that a fish will rise. Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it. The river was cut by the world's great flood and runs over rocks from the basement of time. On some of those rocks are timeless raindrops. Under the rocks are the words, and some of the words are theirs. I AM haunted by waters. — Norman McLean

My name is Justin and I AM an alcoholic, addict, and co-dependent. We are TOOTHGRINDER and this is I AM.

Please reach out if in need. My email is: justinpaynerecovery@gmail.com

I love you all."

TOOTHGRINDER will also hit the road this fall with ALL THAT REMAINS and LACUNA COIL. All Dates are below.

I AM TRACK LISTING:

  • "The Silence Of A Sleeping WASP"
  • "ohmymy"
  • "My Favorite Hurt"
  • "No Tribe"
  • "no surrender in The House Of Leaves"
  • "shiVer"
  • "The New Punk Rock"
  • "too soft for the scene, TOO MEAN FOR THE GREEN"
  • "Can Ü Live Today?"
  • "The Fire Of June"
  • "I AM"
TOOTHGRINDER ON TOUR:

WITH 10 YEARS:

  • 8/31: Nashville, TN @ Exit/In
WITH ALL THAT REMAINS, LACUNA COIL, BAD OMENS, UNCURED:
  • 9/15: New York, NY @ Webster Hall
  • 9/17: Greenville, SC @ The Firmament
  • 9/18: Knoxville, TN @ Jackson Terminal
  • 9/19: Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
  • 9/20: Dothan, AL @ The Plant
  • 9/21: Mobile, AL @ Soul Kitchen
  • 9/23: Dallas, TX @ Gas Monkey Live
  • 9/24: Houston, TX @ White Oak Music Hall
  • 9/27: Phoenix, AZ @ The Pressroom
  • 9/28: Las Vegas, NV @ Hard Rock Live
  • 9/30: San Diego, CA @ House of Blues
  • 10/1: Los Angeles, CA @ The Regent Theater
  • 10/2: Berkeley, CA @ The UC Theatre
  • 10/3: Sacramento, CA @ Ace of Spades
  • 10/5: Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory
  • 10/6: Calgary, AB @ The Palace Theatre
  • 10/7: Edmonton, AB @ The Starlite Room
  • 10/9: Winnipeg, MB @ The Park Theatre
  • 10/10: Minot, ND @ The ‘O’riginal Bar and Nightclub
  • 10/13 – 10/17: Megadeth “MegaCruise”


Please log in to view RANTS

If you don't have a username, click here to create an account!

Username: 
Password: 

Message: 
 
 

 





 Recent News
Represent! Get Your KNAC.COM Bumper Sticker
Happenings This Week on KNAC.COM
SAXON Frontman BIFF BYFORD Needs Heart Surgery, Shows Canceled
CHARM CITY DEVILS Set For Fourth Album, 1904
STITCHED UP HEART Release New Track "Warrior"
OTHERWISE, BLACKTOP MOJO Join For Co-Headline Tour
LO-PAN Releases New Video "Savage Heart"
NASCAR's TYLER REDDICK, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE Partner Up For Playoff Push
RAM Unleashes "Spirit Reaper" Video
NOVEMBERS DOOM Reveal New Album Nephilim Grove, Two New Tracks
Author J.J. ANSELMI To Release Doomed To Fail: The Incredibly Loud History of Doom, Sludge, and Post-Metal Book
THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA Share New Song "Please Say No"
AS I LAY DYING Launch New Video For Fourth Single "Blinded"
Former TNT, SHY Vocalist TONY MILLS Passes Away At 57
INSOMNIUM Launch New Album Title Track Video For "Heart Like A Grave"
MEGADETH, UNIBROUE Team Up For 'Saison 13' Beer
LACUNA COIL Unleash "Reckless" Music Video
CLUTCH Release New Recording Of Classic Single "Electric Worry"
EXMORTUS "Swallow Your Soul" With Evil Dead-Inspired Animated Video
KXM Release "Time Flies" Video
ALTER BRIDGE Jump "In The Deep" With New Song
AGNOSTIC FRONT Get Loud! With 12th Studio Album
ALL THAT REMAINS Drop "Just Tell Me Something" Video
CANNABIS CORPSE Stream New Song "Blunt Force Domain"
ANGELES Unveil Tracklisting For Fire It Up Album
SLAYER Announces The Repentless Killogy Motion Picture And The Repentless Killogy,
THE THREE TREMORS Reveal 3-Disc Set The Solo Versions
PAPA ROACH Debut "Come Around" Video For Mental Health Awareness
AFTERSHOCK Festival Announces Band Performance Times, Official Pre-Party And Afterparty Details
IRON KINGDOM Share New Video "Road Warriors"
SODOM Set To Release Out Of The Frontline Trench EP
SOTO Launch New Video For "Torn"
ALICE COOPER Throws Fans Breadcrumbs With EP
WILDSTREET Unleash "Tennessee Cocaine" Video
Decades Old GHOST Lost Vinyl, SEVEN INCHES OF SATANIC PANIC Surfaces For 9-27 Re-Release
I PREVAIL Unleash "Gasoline" Video
EXMORTUS To Release Legions Of The Undead EP
STEEL PANTHER Stream New Track "Gods Of Pussy"
CIRITH UNGOL Ready Live Album/DVD I'm Alive
STATEMENT Launch "California Dreaming" Video
TRIBULATION Set For Alive & Dead At Sodra Teatern Live Album
EXHUMED Share NSFW "Naked, Screaming, And Covered In Blood" Video
LOUDER THAN LIFE Fesitval Reveals Band Performance Times, Additional Details
THE WIZARDS OF WINTER Stream New Track "Handel's Torch"
OTHERWISE Set To Defy With New Album Release
LIFE OF AGONY Unleashes Anthem For Survivors With New Music Video For "Lay Down"
SLEEPING WITH SIRENS Drop Sixth Studio Album How It Feels To Be Lost
SONATA ARCTICA Release "Who Failed The Most" Video
AMARANTHE Debut "Helix" Video
NILE Reveal New Album Vile Nilotic Rites
THE AGONIST Premiere "As One We Survive" Video
DESPISED ICON Announce New Album Purgatory
OF MICE & MEN Drop "Taste Of Regret" Video
DEATH ANGEL Announces North American Headline Tour
ROB HALFORD Set To Release Celestial Holiday Album
GYGAX Announces 'High Fantasy' October Western US Tour
CULT OF LUNA Launches "Lay Your Head to Rest" Video
PRETTY MAIDS Unveil New Album Undress Your Madness
MICHAEL MONROE Launches "Last Train To Tokyo" Video
ABSENCE OF DESPAIR Announce "The Autumn Slaughter Tour"
ENFORCER Release "Sail On" Music Video
GATECREEPER Share New Single "Everlasting"
TYGERS OF PAN TANG Set To Drop Ritual Album
AIRBOURNE Launch Official Video For "Boneshaker"
MERCYFUL FATE/KING DIAMOND Guitarist MICHAEL DENNER Reveals Debut DENNER'S INFERNO Album In Amber
BLACK HEART SAINTS Release Video For "Lines"
THE DARK ELEMENT featuring ANETTE OLZON & JANI LIIMATAINEN Announce Second Album Songs The Night Sings
WAGE WAR Unleash "Grave" Video
SIGHTS & SOUNDS Have No Virtue With New Album
HRH SLEAZE IV Fest Announced For August 2020
KADAVAR Drop "Children Of The Night" Video
KING'S X European Tour Cancelled Due To Family Emergency
LEPROUS Release New Single, Video For "Below"
RINGS OF SATURN Reveal New Album Gidim
MUNICIPAL WASTE Announce The Last Rager EP
FIT FOR AN AUTOPSY Drop New Album Title Track Video For "The Sea of Tragic Beasts"
SCOTT STAPP Announces South American Tour Dates
EDGE OF PARADISE Set To Release Universe Album
HELION PRIME Welcomes New Vocalist MARY ZIMMER, Debut New Song
ANGEL WITCH Unmask Angel Of Light Album Details
FOZZY Drops New Track "Nowhere To Run"
VANDEN PLAS Reveal The Ghost Xperiment – Awakening Album
TAKE IT OFF: KISS TRULY UNMASKED Book Coming In November
LEPROUS Unveil New Album Pitfalls
FLYING COLORS Launch "You Are Not Alone" Video
TYKETTO Ready Live Album Strength In Numbers Live
TOOL Drop New Album Fear Inoculum, Announce North American Tour
AT THE GATES Announces European Headline Tour
SUNN O))) Announces The Release Of Pyroclasts LP
CATTLE DECAPITATION Announces US Headline Tour
EXHORDER Drops New Track, "Hallowed Sound"
STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Reveal Purple Super Deluxe Edition
SEVEN KINGDOMS Release "The Water Dance" Video
STEVE VAI To Release Stillness In Motion Blu-Ray
DRAGONFORCE Launches "Heart Demolition" Video
UNLEASH THE ARCHERS Reveal New EP Explorers
BLAZE BAYLEY Releases 9 Minute Epic Lyric Video
BRET MICHAELS Announces 'Hometown Heroes' Dates
QUIET RIOT Return With New Album Hollywood Cowboys
ALESTORM Announce Canadian Headline Tour Dates
DAVID ELLEFSON Releases "Sleeping Giants" Video
THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA Set To Release The Act
SONATA ARCTICA Launch Video For "Cold"
KOBRA AND THE LOTUS Launch Lyric Video For New Single “Get The F*ck Out of Here”
BAD WOLVES Reveal Sophomore Album N.A.T.I.O.N.
FATES WARNING Vocalist RAY ALDER To Release Solo Album What The Water Wants
INSOMNIUM Unleash "Valediction" Single, Video
GATECREEPER, EXHUMED Join For Co-Headline Tour
DISCIPLES OF VERITY, Featuring LIVING COLOUR Vocalist COREY GLOVER, Launch New Single "Worthy"
MORBID ANGEL Announce US Headlining "Sickness Tour"
SACRED REICH Release New Album, Stream New Song "Divide And Conquer"
TOOTHGRINDER Unveil New Album I Am
ALTER BRIDGE "Take The Crown" With New Track
OZZY OSBOURNE Reveals Definitive Vinyl Box Set See You On The Other Side
AIRBOURNE Unveil New Album Boneshaker
HURRICANE Releases Cover Of QUEEN/DAVID BOWIE's Classic "Under Pressure"
HAVOK Announces US Headline Tour Dates
DREAM THEATER Launch "Barstool Warrior" Animated Video
JINJER Return With New Album Macro
PERIPHERY Drop "Chvrch Bvrner" Video Ahead Of Tour
RINGS OF SATURN Announce 2019 "The Gidim Release Tour"
SANTA CRUZ Unveils Lyric Video For "Into The War"
BEARTOOTH Reveal The Blackbird Session EP
SONS OF APOLLO Announce 2020 'MMXX Tour'
MONOLORD Release "The Last Leaf" Video
TURBOKILL To Release Debut Album in October
DORO Premieres "Freunde Fürs Leben" Single, Video
FALLING IN REVERSE Announce Fall Tour Plans
ENTRAILS Reveal Rise Of The Reaper Album Details
1349 Announce Second Batch Of North American Fall Tour Dates
SHIPROCKED 2020 Announces Band Additions
SLASH FEATURING MYLES KENNEDY AND THE CONSPIRATORS Drop "Shadow Life" Performance Video
ATREYU To Embark On Fall 20th Anniversary Tour
KILLSWITCH ENGAGE Release "The Signal Fire" Video
CHEVELLE Confirms Intimate Headline Dates And Festival Appearances
WEDNESDAY 13 Debuts Track "Bring Your Own Blood"
CANNABIS CORPSE Unveil New Album Nug So Vile Details
KING DIAMOND Announces North American Tour Dates
SONS OF APOLLO Launch Live Clip For "Labyrinth"
LOGAN EP One Step Closer, Featuring Original LILLIAN AXE Vocalist JOHNNY VINES, Gets Expanded Re-Release
LIZZY BORDEN Streams "The Scar Across My Heart" Track
JOE ELLIOTT Fronted Project DOWN 'N' OUTZ Announce Release Of New Studio Album This Is How We Roll
BLACK TUSK Announce Fall U.S. Tour Dates
STARSET Drop Video For "Manifest"
IRON KINGDOM Stream New Single "White Wolf"
NWOBHM Legends TRESPASS Release "Be Brave" Video
AFTERSHOCK Announces Onsite Entertainment & Unique Food Offerings
SLAYER's NASCAR Sponsorship Is Pulled From Bristol Motor Speedway
Mexico's CIRROSIS (CRS) Drop New Lyric Video For “Tan Lejos de Dios”
EXES FOR EYES Announces #TheAluminumProject; Selling New Album For Only $1 Of Strength and Sorrow
REVIVAL BLACK Announce Debut Album Step In Line
GWAR Return To UK/Europe For November/December Tour
Supergroup FLYING COLORS Announce Third Album Third Degree
RAM Launches Video For New Single, "Blades of Betrayal"
ALLEGAEON Announces "Apoptosis Tour Pt II" USA Headlining Trek
EXHUMED Return With Horror New Album
CREED's Human Clay Gets 20th Anniversary Vinyl Reissue
Music Industry Legend JON ZAZULA (JONNY Z), Pens Tell-All Book, Heavy Tales: The Metal. The Music. The Madness. As Lived by Jon Zazula
TOXIC HOLOCAUST Unveil New Album Primal Future: 2019
SWEETWATER STUDIOS Hosts ANTHRAX In Recording Master Class
MAYHEM Reveal Details For New Album Daemon
HELLYEAH Stream New Track "Perfect"
DESTRUCTION Stream "Inspired By Death" Track
KNIGHTMARE To Release New Album Space Nights
SLAYER Joins Rick Ware Racing As Primary Sponsor For No. 54 At Bristol Motor Speedway
STEEL PANTHER Debut Video For "Always Gonna Be A Ho"
THUNDERPUSSY Releases New Track "Never Know"
THE 69 EYES Drop Video For Track "Black Orchid"
AS I LAY DYING Announce New Album Shaped By Fire
TARJA Joins Roller Derby In "Tears In Rain" Video
STRYPER Front Man MICHAEL SWEET Set To Release Tenth Solo Album, Ten, This Fall
DIAMOND HEAD Unleash "The Sleeper" Track
THE DARKNESS Return With New Album Easter Is Cancelled
WAR OF THRONES Are "Channeling Demons" In New Video
LIFE OF AGONY Unveils New Album "The Sound Of Scars"





HOME | MAGAZINE | ON-AIR | DOWNLOADS | CONTESTS | STORE | HELP

©2019 KNAC.COM. All Rights Reserved.    Link to us    Advertise with us    Privacy policy
 Latest News