Titles from Fozzy and Overkill highlight this week’s new rock releases:
Anberlin, “Lowborn” (Tooth & Nail): The Florida Christian alt.rock band returns to its original label for one more album before it disbands.
Black Angels, “Clear Lake Forest” (Blue Horizon): The Austin, Texas group follows its “Indigo Meadow” album with this seven-song EP.
Fozzy, “Do You Wanna Start a War” (Century Media): The Atlanta metal group’s fifth album features a guest appearance by Steel Panther’s Michael Starr on the track “Tonite.”
(hed) Pe, “Evolution” (Pavement): The California headbangers’ latest album comes after a four-year wait and some soul-searching that’s reflected in its lyrics.
Ill Nino, “Till Death La Familia” (Victory): The seventh studio album by the Latin-flavored metal quintet from New Jersey.
Eric Johnson, “Europe Live” (Provogue): The Austin, Texas-based guitar hero is caught in the act, and on fire, on this concert set.
Overkill, “White Devil Armory” (eOne): Seventeen albums on, the New Jersey thrash metal group is as fiercely potent as it was on its very first release 24 years ago.