Vote for the Most Anticipated Release of April 2016!
Hello April! Hopefully you've paid off all your bills from the holidays as April promises to be one of the most stacked months for new releases of the year. And with such stellar selections, we need your help in deciding which new disc will be the release of the month.
There are five big release weeks, beginning on April 1 with albums from Babymetal, Black Stone Cherry, Weezer, Entheos, Smile Empty Soul, Oceans of Slumber, Child Bite, The Convalescence, Graves At Sea, Iron Mountain, Moonsorrow, Novembre and Tombs. On April 8, you can look for discs from Deftones, Zakk Wylde, Filter, Ihsahn, Smile Empty Soul, All Hail the Yeti, Erra, Desaster, Sourvein and the Metal Massacre 14 compilation.
April 15 brings us new discs from Ace Frehley, Blaqk Audio, Lita Ford, Otep, Surgical Meth Machine, Crematory, Mantar, Dynazty and The Zenith Passage. A week later on April 22 you'll see Texas Hippie Coalition, Candlebox, Incite, The 69 Eyes, Aborted, Darkness Divided and Good Tiger releasing albums. And finally, on April 29, the month closes with releases from Rob Zombie, Sixx: A.M., Tremonti, Purson, Fallujah, Cilver, Wrong and Schammasch.
So which album do you most want to pick up? Check out our poll below to see all of the month's releases and then vote for your favorite. The entrant with the most votes will be named Loudwire's April Release of the Month and will be featured in a post on the site. You can vote once per hour through the deadline of March 31 at 11:59PM ET, so vote now and vote often to make sure your favorite comes out on top.