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Japanese Heavy Rockers Crystal Lake Debut New Song/Video “Black And Blue” Today

Japan’s rising heavy-rock band Crystal Lake will release their awaited new album, True North, on Friday, December 2nd via Artery Recordings. In anticipation, the band has debuted a video today for their brand new song “Black and Blue.” Fans are also invited to pre-order the album now at the links below. Pre-Order True North: Merch… Read more »


Breaking into the American metalcore scene is no easy task and even more so for bands overseas.  The Japanese artist Crystal Lake has been going at it since 2002, so they have some experience at this.  But if they consistently release albums like True North, they’ll be a household name every headbanger recognizes. True North begins… Read more »

CRYSTAL LAKE Release The Ghost Inside Cover – Proceeds Going to Medical Expenses

100% OF PROCEEDS GOING TO THE GHOST INSIDE’S MEDICAL EXPENSES You have likely already heard about the horrific accident last November involving a bus carrying The Ghost Inside that left all of the band members in critical condition and tragically claiming the lives of two crew members. Today, Tokyo’s Crystal Lake has released a cover… Read more »