Unlocking The Truth

Members Of The Hold Steady, Guided By Voices, Swans, Autre Ne Veut, & More Forming New Bands For Brooklyn Rock Lottery

The Brooklyn iteration of the Rock Lottery is returning for the sixth time this year, with everything is going down next month on 12/12 at…
James Rettig | November 25, 2015 - 11:23 am

Artist Portraits From Bonnaroo 2015

If you didn't make it down to Bonnaroo, chances are you checked out the livestream that we hosted here on the site, or at least…
Stereogum | June 15, 2015 - 2:57 pm

Viral Teenage Metal Act Unlocking The Truth Wants Out Of Massive Label Deal

Unlocking The Truth got a lot of press for their fascinating origin story: the Brooklyn metal band was put on the map with a viral
James Rettig | March 15, 2015 - 2:13 pm

Watch Marilyn Manson Sing “The Beautiful People” With Teenage Metal Band Unlocking The Truth

Marilyn Manson has been on tour for a few weeks now in support of his ninth album, The Pale Emperor, and the month-long affair will…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 3, 2015 - 2:26 pm

Middle School Metal Band Gets Court Approval For That Huge Record Deal

As previously reported, Unlocking The Truth, a metal trio made up entirely of Brooklyn eighth graders, recently signed a Sony deal that could potentially be…
Tom Breihan | July 23, 2014 - 9:34 am

8th Grade Metal Band Scores $1.8M Record Deal

When I was in 9th grade, I was monumentally stoked about forming a one-off band and playing covers in my friend's basement on New Year's…
Chris DeVille | July 14, 2014 - 10:13 am