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  • Ex AC/DC, Dio, Quiet Riot Members Join Forces In Dream Child

    Ex AC/DC, Dio, Quiet Riot Members Join Forces In Dream Child

    Frontiers Music Srl is proud to announce the formation of a brand new band featuring legends of the hard rock/heavy metal scene, Dream Child! Check out the amazing group’s lineup:   Craig Goldy: Guitars (ex-Dio, Giuffria) Wayne Findlay: Guitars and Keyboards (ex- MSG) Simon Wright: Drums (ex-AC/DC, Dio, Operation: Mindcrime) Rudy Sarzo: Bass (ex-Quiet Riot, Ozzy, Whitesnake, Dio) Diego Valdez: Vocals (Helker)   Craig Goldy says, “the band Dream Child was conceived during a brainstorming session...Read More »
  • Cranberries Lead Singer Dolores O’Riordan Dead At 46

    Cranberries Lead Singer Dolores O’Riordan Dead At 46

    O’Riordan died suddenly on 15 January 2018, while in London, England, for a short recording session. She was 46 years old. The cause of death has not immediately been made public.  The Cranberries were well known for such hits as “Linger” and “Zombie”. More details will be posted as we receive them.Read More »
  • Accu§er releases lyric video for second single, “Time For Silence”, from new album ‘The Mastery’

    Accu§er releases lyric video for second single, “Time For Silence”, from new album ‘The Mastery’

    German Thrash legends Accu§er will release their new album, The Mastery, on January 26th via Metal Blade Records! Accu§er comments: “2017 has been quite busy for us, as we wanted to come back with a bang and to present you a more than decent follow up to ‘The Forlorn Divide‘. For us, ‘The Mastery‘ is the essence of what Accu§er is all about. It definitely feels like the angry newborn child of ‘Who Dominates Who‘ and ‘Repent‘. We just hope all you thrashers out there are...Read More »
  • SACRED LEATHER to Release ‘Ultimate Force’ February 23 on Cruz Del Sur Music

    SACRED LEATHER to Release ‘Ultimate Force’ February 23 on Cruz Del Sur Music

    “Since the incarnation of Sacred Leather, it has been this band’s mission to return the true essence of heavy metal to the masses.” – Dee Wrathchild (vocals) Indianapolis (IN) –  Classic Metal renegades SACRED LEATHER will release Ultimate Force on February 23 via Cruz Del Sur Music. Check out the band’s live performance of the title track at youtu.be/dlQmTJ7zLk4 Pre-orders are now available for Compact Disc and Vinyl LP. While time travel is merely a figment of the imagination, SACRED LEATHER‘s brand of steely, raucous and...Read More »
  • CELEBRATING KITTIE’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY WITH A DOCUMENTARY  ​(DVD & BLU RAY)/ CD RELEASE!.

    CELEBRATING KITTIE’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY WITH A DOCUMENTARY ​(DVD & BLU RAY)/ CD RELEASE!.

    How many people do you know that accomplished something that effectively CHANGED LIVES while they were in HIGH SCHOOL? ​ Our friends Morgan and Mercedes Lander didn’t intend to become Heavy Metal Feminist Icons in their teens, but that is exactly what they have become.  They held their own with some of the biggest metal bands in the genre and made music as brutal as any of their male counterparts. They were RIAA certified gold...Read More »
  • Sliptrick Records Welcome GUNJACK To The Roster

    Sliptrick Records Welcome GUNJACK To The Roster

    The Gunjack project started in 2017. Three guys, all metal-heads and fans of old school metal, decided to create a new band with a piercing, powerful sound. The members are Mr. Messerschmitt (Alessandro Dominizi) on the vocals and bass, Gamma Mörser (Fabio Cavestro) on the guitars and M47 (Andrea Ornigotti) on the drums. The band was influenced by the classic old school mindset and the way of playing of the big bands such as Motörhead, Iron Maiden,...Read More »
  • Lione/Conti Debut New Song “You’re Falling” From Self-Titled Debut

    Lione/Conti Debut New Song “You’re Falling” From Self-Titled Debut

    Frontiers Music Srl will release the masterful debut from Lione/Conti onJanuary 26, 2018.  Today the duo is pleased to release the next single from their record entitled “You’re Falling”.  Listen to the song HERE. ” ‘You’re Falling’ is a mid-tempo song with modern and progressive sound that remind me some great bands that I love like Queensryche or Kamelot.. Usually I prefer to sing fast song, but is always a great experience when you can sing in many different...Read More »
  • Dukes of the Orient to Release Self-Titled Debut February 23rdvia Frontiers Music Srl  Share Music Video for “Strange Days”

    Dukes of the Orient to Release Self-Titled Debut February 23rdvia Frontiers Music Srl Share Music Video for “Strange Days”

    What do you get when you match a Brit from London who loves American AOR with an American from California who grew up on British Prog? Dukes of the Orient is the masterful pairing of vocalistJohn Payne (ex-Asia, GPS) with keyboardist Erik Norlander (Last in Line, Lana Lane) who now present their eponymous debut album, ten years in the making.   Dukes of the Orient will release their self-titled debut February 23rdvia Frontiers Music Srl.  The first video and audio offering from the album for...Read More »
  • DESPYRE Releases Official Lyric Video for “Blue Sky”

    DESPYRE Releases Official Lyric Video for “Blue Sky”

    DESPYRE releases the official lyric video for “Blue Sky.” The heavy-hitting, powerful single comes from their debut EP, Irritation (2017), available everywhere digitally via Pavement Entertainment. “A soul is never truly lost,” says vocalist Rob on “Blue Sky.” The song was written to help people coping with the loss of loved ones who have committed suicide. “Celebrate the life. Don’t ask why. Look ahead to tomorrow.” The group also wishes to offer support to those who battle with...Read More »
  • BLACK SPACE RIDERS Release Official Video for “Movements”

    BLACK SPACE RIDERS Release Official Video for “Movements”

    German Riffonauts BLACK SPACE RIDERS have released the official video for “Movements,” a track from forthcoming album Amoretum Vol. 1. Get in on the action at: youtu.be/rRxcII37zOI Amoretum Vol. 1 will be released on vinyl, CD, and digital formats on January 26. The single can be purchased and the album pre-ordered on all digital platforms, including Bandcamp, as well as at the band shop: www.blackspaceriders.com/shop Check out The Obelisk’s exclusive stream of “Lovely Lovelie” at this location. The official video for “Another Sort...Read More »
  • KIRRA Announces 2018 Tour

    KIRRA Announces 2018 Tour

    Oklahoma City-based rock band KIRRA joins Nothing More on 2018 North American tour. The tour kicks off on February 3, starting in Little Rock, Arkansas, and finishes on March 3, ending on the West Coast in Sacramento, California. KIRRA tours in support of their debut album, Run Away (2016), the remastered version of their single, “Downfall” (2017), and their latest single, “My Disease” (2017), all available via Pavement Entertainment. Run Away has a little of everything in it lyrically, but more specifically...Read More »
  • PADDY AND THE RATS UNVEIL FIRST ALBUM DETAILS! NEW ALBUM COMING IN APRIL 2018

    PADDY AND THE RATS UNVEIL FIRST ALBUM DETAILS! NEW ALBUM COMING IN APRIL 2018

    Ireland! Shamrocks, shenanigans, sheep and pubs are some of the many highlights the Emerald Isle has to offer – that’s what Hungarian punk rockersPADDY AND THE RATS rightfully realized and quickly whipped out their fiddles and plugged in their guitars. The Miskolc-based six piece brooded over a couple of cold beers and rum casks, and decided to throw a hefty dose of pirate-isms, polka and gypsy punk into their mix! Now PADDY AND THE RATS unveil first and...Read More »
  • Swedish death metallers Lik sign to Metal Blade Records

    Swedish death metallers Lik sign to Metal Blade Records

    In the dirt where fallen icons lay to rest, the maggots and seeds spawned in 2014 a new creation. This took the ugly form of Lik, which fittingly means corpse in Swedish. An un-dead creation which offers a plate of savory old school death metal. Metal Blade welcomes Lik to their roster. Lik comments: “The huge impact Metal Blade has had on the scene is something you can’t overlook, and being a part of this family is a ‘pinch yourself to...Read More »
  • Sainted Sinners Release First Video From New Album

    Sainted Sinners Release First Video From New Album

    SAINTED SINNERS – Burnin the candle Taken from the album Back With A Vengeance, released in 2018. Purchase on: http://shop.el-puerto-records.com Digital download: follows!   Just one year after their highly praised, self-titled debut album, SAINTED SINNERS return with their second effort “Back With A Vengeance”. »Back With A Vengeance« is another step forward, of a band that is going to establish their very own sound. Fronted by the unique, soul-driven voice of American born vocalist David...Read More »
  • SANCTUARY Tribute Upcoming Shows as Farewell to Warrel Dane

    SANCTUARY Tribute Upcoming Shows as Farewell to Warrel Dane

    SANCTUARY Tribute Upcoming Shows as Farewell to Warrel Dane; Announce Guest Vocalist Joseph Michael (Witherfall) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 11, 2018 Following the unfortunate loss of one of metal’s most revered vocalists, WARREL DANE(Sanctuary, Nevermore), prior to SANCTUARY‘s upcoming dates supporting Iced Earth across North America, the band has announced the tour will go forth as planned. The shows will act as a farewell tour in tribute to the life and memory of DANE with guest vocals for SANCTUARY to be performed by Joseph Michael...Read More »
  • ANIMAL DRIVE Drops Lyric Video For “Time Machine”   Debut Album “Bite!” Available February 23, 2018

    ANIMAL DRIVE Drops Lyric Video For “Time Machine” Debut Album “Bite!” Available February 23, 2018

    Frontiers Music Srl is excited for the upcoming release of ANIMAL DRIVE‘s debut album entitled “Bite!” on February 23, 2018!  Today the band releases a lyric video for their new song “Time Machine.”  Watch the video HERE. Watch the official video for “Tower of Lies (I Walk Alone)” HERE. Pre-order and stream the current singles at: http://radi.al/Bite Introduced to the label by the one and only Jeff Scott Soto, ANIMAL DRIVEimmediately impressed the label’s executives thanks to the singer, Dino Jelusic who had an incredibly commanding...Read More »
  • AXEL RUDI PELL To Release Knights Call March 23rd via SPV/Steamhammer

    AXEL RUDI PELL To Release Knights Call March 23rd via SPV/Steamhammer

    “I’d rather have long-term success than the hit album everybody is always referring to.” Axel Rudi Pell knows exactly what he is talking about. His solo career has lasted for almost three decades now. In the international hard rocking universe, Pell is nothing short of a phenomenon: a musician who flies under the radar, but certainly isn’t invisible. He’s an honest worker who has learned his skills from scratch. He’s never experienced writer’s block, has never followed...Read More »
  • JOHN CORABI “LIVE ’94” (ONE NIGHT IN NASHVILLE) To Be Released Featuring All Songs From Motley Crue Release

    JOHN CORABI “LIVE ’94” (ONE NIGHT IN NASHVILLE) To Be Released Featuring All Songs From Motley Crue Release

    Famed vocalist of The Dead Daisies, John Corabi, is set to release his first-ever solo live album Live 94 (One Night In Nashville). Corabi performs the classic self-titled 1994 Mötley Crüe album that he sang on after longtime Crüe vocalist Vince Neil stepped away from the role in 1992. “I love the way this record came out. I wanted something pure, and I think we’ve got it here!,” exclaims Corabi. Recorded live on October 27,...Read More »
  • WHITE WIZZARD RELEASES NEW VIDEO FOR “INFERNAL OVERDRIVE” AHEAD OF LIVE SHOWS & ALBUM RELEASE

    WHITE WIZZARD RELEASES NEW VIDEO FOR “INFERNAL OVERDRIVE” AHEAD OF LIVE SHOWS & ALBUM RELEASE

    This Friday, January 12th, marks the release of the new album from White Wizzard. Today Decibel is pleased to premiere the lyric video to the album’s heavy metal title track, “Infernal Overdrive”.  Watch the lyric video now. Fans have long anticipated the return full-length from traditional metal heroes White Wizzard, who revamped their lineup last year to include the return of their strongest players to date, vocalist Wyatt “Screaming Demon” Anderson and guitarist James J. LaRue. Reviews have...Read More »
  • Lynch Mob Vocalist Oni Logan Quits The Band

    Lynch Mob Vocalist Oni Logan Quits The Band

    Original Lynch Mob vocalist Oni Logan has posted the following: “A brother has left the building” As a new year shines a light so do new beginnings.. Some that make the heart flutter and some that just have to happen. I’ve been the original vocalist for Lynch Mob on and off for many years, I’ve played a lot of great shows and traveled a lot of miles with this band, I’m very proud to have...Read More »
  • German Death Metal Act DEATHRITE Sign Worldwide Deal with Century Media Records

    German Death Metal Act DEATHRITE Sign Worldwide Deal with Century Media Records

    CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS is proud to announce the signing of German death metal maniacs DEATHRITE for a worldwide deal. Hailing from the cities of Dresden and Leipzig, the band has stirred up the cauldron of death metal quite a bit with their extremely well-received three studio albums, “Deathrite“ (2011), “Into Extinction“ (2013) and “Revelation Of Chaos“ (2015). With heavy touring and their excellent live qualities, the four members have proven why DEATHRITE are among the most hopeful new acts of...Read More »
  • Former Motorhead And Fastway Guitarist “Fast” Eddie Clarke Dead

    Former Motorhead And Fastway Guitarist “Fast” Eddie Clarke Dead

    Eddie was in the hospital, where he was being treated for pneumonia. He was 67 years old. Of Motörhead’s classic lineup, which consisted of Lemmy, himself and Phil “Philthy Animal” Taylor, he was the last surviving member. Eddie left Motorhead in 1982 and after hearing that UFO bassist Pete Way was keen to leave that band, the two met and decided their new band’s name would be an amalgamation of their own two names, resulting...Read More »
  • Tora Tora Joins Frontiers Records

    Tora Tora Joins Frontiers Records

    Frontiers Music Srl is thrilled to welcome Memphis’ very own Tora Tora to the family! The band will commence recording a new studio album in 2018 for a tentative release in early 2019! Tora Tora’s mixture of hard rock with their hometown’s legendary blues style put them in a class of their own and we were thrilled to find the band was open to creating new music. We can’t wait to hear what they have in the works for...Read More »
  • The Crown announces new album, ‘Cobra Speed Venom’; launches video for “Iron Crown”

    The Crown announces new album, ‘Cobra Speed Venom’; launches video for “Iron Crown”

    Swedish death metal legends The Crown have announced their new album, Cobra Speed Venom, for a March 16th release through Metal Blade Records. Produced together with Fredrik Nordstrom at Studio Fredman, the record promises to be one of the biggest surprises of the year. A return to death metal speed and darkness in full glory! The Crown comments: “We are really looking forward to finally be able to show our fans how damn good this band can be when the circumstances are...Read More »
  • UNRULY CHILD To Release Unhinged- LIVE FROM MILAN

    UNRULY CHILD To Release Unhinged- LIVE FROM MILAN

    Frontiers Music Srl, is pleased to announce the upcoming release of Unruly Child “Unhinged- LIVE FROM MILAN!” The CD/ DVD, Blu-Ray, Vinyl, and MP3 (audio only) will be out on February 23rd, 2018! Check out the video for “To Be Your Everything” at the link below! Pre-Order is available here:  http://radi.al/UnhingedLiveFromMilan Unruly Child were born when Marcie Free (King Kobra, Signal) started writing songs with Bruce Gowdy (Stone Fury, World Trade) and Guy Allison (Lodgic, World Trade, Doobie...Read More »
  • ÖBLIVÏON Reveal ‘Resilience’ Album Cover, Tracklist + DVD Details

    ÖBLIVÏON Reveal ‘Resilience’ Album Cover, Tracklist + DVD Details

    French Power Metal band, ÖBLIVÏON, (feat. former Nightmare members) will release their debut album ‘Resilience‘ + DVD ‘Live at Leym’Fest‘ on February 23, 2018 via ROAR Rock Of Angels Records.# The DVD contains the live performance of the band at the Leym’Fest (France) on September 2nd 2017. The DVD features the full show (including 7 brand new Heavy Metal hits & 3 Nightmare songs), a bonus section with interviews of each members and also a trailer section. The album was recorded, produced, mixed and mastered by Pat “Magician”...Read More »
  • SPREAD EAGLE Sign To Frontiers Music

    SPREAD EAGLE Sign To Frontiers Music

    Frontiers Music Srl and SPREAD EAGLE are very proud to announce that the band has signed to the label for the release of a new album in 2019. The band have started pre-production in the Music Building, located in New York City, which is the exact place where the songs for their debut album were rehearsed and written. Recording will take place at Studio E in Brooklyn, NY with Grammy Award winning engineer Tom Camuso. “Spread Eagle are honored...Read More »
  • IMMORTAL HAS COMPLETED NEW ALBUM!

    IMMORTAL HAS COMPLETED NEW ALBUM!

    IMMORTAL HAS COMPLETED NEW ALBUM! The recording and mastering of the new IMMORTAL album is completed. The band´s upcoming new full-length album has been produced by Peter Tägtgren (Abyss Studio) who also produced «At The Heart Of Winter”, “Damned In Black”, “Sons Of Northern Darkness” and “All Shall Fall” Demonaz and Horgh comment:  “We have put a massive amount of energy into this, and wanted to deliver our absolutely best. It has been a pleasure...Read More »
  • Classic Rock Icons URIAH HEEP to Embark on 2018 North American Tour

    Classic Rock Icons URIAH HEEP to Embark on 2018 North American Tour

    In anticipation of the impending release of their 25th studio album, Living the Dream, classic rock icons URIAH HEEP will embark on a North American tour in early 2018. Kicking off on February 6 in Ottawa, ON, The trek will run through this Spring, with more dates to be announced soon! The current itinerary can be seen below. “I really looking forward to playing back in my home country,” says singer Bernie Shaw. “It’s been a good few years since the HEEP have...Read More »
  • Watch The New Judas Priest Video For Lightning Strike From Upcoming Album Firepower

    Watch The New Judas Priest Video For Lightning Strike From Upcoming Album Firepower

    THE PRIEST IS BACK! Check out the ‘Lightning Strike’ video       “Firepower” track listing: 01. Firepower 02. Lightning Strike 03. Evil Never Dies 04. Never The Heroes 05. Necromancer 06. Children of the Sun 07. Guardians 08. Rising From Ruins 09. Flame Thrower 10. Spectre 11. Traitors Gate 12. No Surrender 13. Lone Wolf 14. Sea Of Red “Firepower” will be released on March 9th from Epic Records.Read More »
  • BULLETBOYS To Release “From Out of the Skies” March 23rd

    BULLETBOYS To Release “From Out of the Skies” March 23rd

    BULLETBOYS’ new album, “From Out Of The Skies” will be released on CD/LP/MP3 on March 23, 2018 via Frontiers Music Srl. Watch the video for the new single “D-Evil” featuring guest vocals from Jesse Hughes of Eagles of Death Metal HERE. Of the song, vocalist, guitarist, and founding member Marq Torien says, “Jesse and I had an instant bond when we met and he did an outstanding job collaborating on the song with his vocals a welcome contribution.” Pre-order & stream singles from “From Out Of The Skies” here:http://radi.al/FromOutOfTheSkies Special Limited Edition...Read More »
  • Allegaeon launches cover of Rush’s “Animate”

    Allegaeon launches cover of Rush’s “Animate”

    During the recording sessions for Proponent for Sentience, Denver, CO’s Allegaeon recorded two Rush covers. Fans have already heard “Subdivisions”, which was included on the album and has since become the band’s most streamed track on Spotify. Today, in celebration of January 6, 2018, the date version of the band’s song 1.618, Allegaeon is releasing their cover of “Animate” worldwide on all digital music services. Listen to the song and stream/download from your preferred provider here: http://smarturl.it/allegaeon-animate Guitarist Greg Burgess elaborates: “When we settled on Rush to...Read More »
  • Rick Springfield To Release Blues Rock Record “The Snake King” January 26th

    Rick Springfield To Release Blues Rock Record “The Snake King” January 26th

    Rick Springfield’s resume as a successful musician and actor need not be repeated here as it has been well documented many times over the years. What needs to be discussed here is that The Snake King will NOT be the Rick Springfield album you or anyone else was expecting. Rick, not for the first time in his career, has thrown a curveball that surprises and absolutely delights at the same time. The Snake King finds Rick travelling down a...Read More »
  • KILLER DWARFS SIGN TO EMP LABEL GROUP. ANNOUNCE RELEASE OF LONG AWAITED LIVE ALBUM NO GUFF

    KILLER DWARFS SIGN TO EMP LABEL GROUP. ANNOUNCE RELEASE OF LONG AWAITED LIVE ALBUM NO GUFF

    Canadian Metal favorites KiLLeR DWaRfS have signed to EMP LABEL GROUP,who are set to release the band’s long awaited live set LIVE, NO GUFF in stores April 13th. 2018 will also see EMP reissues of the band’s recent catalog, including the independently released START@ONE, the band’s previously unreleased studio album from 1993, and WIRELESS, the solo acoustic release from vocalist RUSS DWARF. EMP will also release a 2019 new studio album from Killer Dwarfs, and a new studio album from RUSS DWARF. Recorded live in November 2016 in various...Read More »
  • W.E.T. To Release “Earthrage” March 23rd

    W.E.T. To Release “Earthrage” March 23rd

    W.E.T. is built around the talents of Robert Säll (the “W” from Work of Art), Erik Mårtensson (the “E” from Eclipse) and Jeff Scott Soto (the “T” from Talisman) with Eclipse guitarist Magnus Henriksson and drummer Robban Bäck.  W.E.T. will release their third album, “Earthrage” on March 23rd viaFrontiers Music Srl.  The first single and video, “Watch The Fire” can be seen HERE.   Pre-order on CD/LP/MP3 & stream singles from “Earthrage” here:http://radi.al/Earthrage   “Earthrage” comes in the midst of absolute creative high points from Mårtensson...Read More »
  • ORPHANED LAND Release Lyric Video for New Single, “We Do Not Resist”

    ORPHANED LAND Release Lyric Video for New Single, “We Do Not Resist”

    Oriental metal pioneers, ORPHANED LAND, have just released the lyric video and digital single for their new song “We Do Not Resist”, taken from their upcoming album “Unsung Prophets & Dead Messiahs”, which will be released on January 26, 2018 via Century Media Records. Vocalist Kobi Farhi explains, “After our first single ‘Like Orpheus’, it is time to present you the angry side of our new album. Growls, straight forward protest text against the fact that we do not...Read More »
  • Sodom Gains New Lineup In 2018

    Sodom Gains New Lineup In 2018

    The New Year has started with a bang for all Sodom fans: vocalist/bassist Tom Angelripper has split up with guitarist Bernd “Bernemann” Kost and drummer Markus “Makka” Freiwald. “After much thought and reflection I have decided on this difficult step to pave the way for new challenges,”explains Tom. “Sodom have always lived off the commitment and passion of everybody involved. Makka was part of the band for almost eight years, Bernemann even for more than twenty. To obviate a possible routine setting in which would...Read More »
  • Chastain Vocalist Leather Leone Prepares 2nd Solo Album For February Release

    Chastain Vocalist Leather Leone Prepares 2nd Solo Album For February Release

    Coming Friday, April 13th…LEATHER LEONE returns to Divebomb Records. Oft-championed alongside Wendy O. Williams, Betsy Bitch, and Doro Pesch as a leading torchbearer for high-power heavy metal frontwomen, LEATHER LEONE is perhaps best known for her outstanding work alongside legendary guitar shredder David T. Chastain—having performed on no less than four of CHASTAIN ‘s full-length albums prior to releasing her solo debut, Shock Waves, in 1989. However, after another stellar outing with CHASTAIN the following...Read More »
  • PROSPECTIVE: the new video ‘So Far Gone’

    PROSPECTIVE: the new video ‘So Far Gone’

    Prospective, djent/metalcore from Bologna will release the highly anticipated new single ‘So Far Gone’ January 12th. The video is directed by Donatello Viti who previously worked on last year’s band video Watershaped. So Far Gone is the first single from the upcoming sophomore new album. Watch the teaser below: YouTube link: https://youtu.be/WiO4q8L2kUI Follow PROSPECTIVE: http://www.prospectiveband.com http://facebook.com/prospectiveband http://instagram.com/prospectiveband http://twitter.com/prospectiveband open.spotify.com/artist/0HV13XD3wrHiWmP0vnLeuSRead More »
  • BLIGHT: full streaming of “The Teachings + Death Reborn”

    BLIGHT: full streaming of “The Teachings + Death Reborn”

    Hailing from Canada, black metal collective Blight was formed in 2008 from ex-members of bands such as Vatican or Unquintessence. Now, while deeply into finishing and polishing tracks for an upcoming full-length album to be recorded sometime in 2018, Blight have premiered their latest effort “The Teachings + Death Reborn” on Games, Brrraaains & A Head-Banging Life. “The Teachings + Death Reborn” compiles the band’s EPs and was released for the first time on CD on...Read More »
  • Leaves’ Eyes have released their new video for the track ‘Across The Sea’, taken from their new album out 12th January

    Leaves’ Eyes have released their new video for the track ‘Across The Sea’, taken from their new album out 12th January

    In the lead up to the release of their fabulous new album, Leaves’ Eyes have released their new video for the track ‘Across The Sea‘ which you can check out here: Leaves’ Eyes release new album ‘Sign Of The Dragonhead‘ on 12th January 2018 The Viking sails have been set – 2018 will be under the sign of the dragonhead. Uncompromising, combative, epic – the new LEAVES’ EYES! One of the most successful bands in the symphonic metal genre...Read More »
  • Ron Keel Band Joins New EMP Records Label

    Ron Keel Band Joins New EMP Records Label

    EMP LABEL GROUP has announced the formation of EMP OUTLAW, a Southern Rock/Outlaw Country Imprint, set to reissue METAL COWBOY, the 2014 independent release from legendary Steeler/Keel vocalist Ron Keel, in stores 3/2/18. 2018 will also see the studio debut from Ron Keel Band, the highly anticipated follow up to METAL COWBOY, entitled FIGHT LIKE A BAND. After a storied career that began as lead vocalist for Steeler, which would also go on to include guitar virtuoso Yngwie Malmsteen, and selling millions of records under his eponymous...Read More »
  • MIKE LEPOND’S SILENT ASSASSINS – Pawn and Prophecy

    MIKE LEPOND’S SILENT ASSASSINS – Pawn and Prophecy

    Artist: MIKE LEPOND’S SILENT ASSASSINS Album: Pawn and Prophecy Genre: Metal Label: Frontiers Music Srl. Release Date: January 26, 2017 Best known as the bassist for progressive metal giants Symphony X, Mike LePond stepped out on his own to front his own project, Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins in 2014. The band is set to return in 2018 with the long awaited follow up to his highly acclaimed self-titled debut release. The sophomore effort, “Pawn And Prophecy” shows...Read More »
  • Crash Diet Giving Away Free Song Download With New Singer! Download Yours Now!

    Crash Diet Giving Away Free Song Download With New Singer! Download Yours Now!

    It’s now December 31st – at least here in Sweden – and we’re truly excited to finally let you hear our new single! It’s already out on YouTube : Also available as a free download : http://bit.ly/2lxdXGi As well as on a hand numbered 7″ vinyl for the die hards 😉 : http://bit.ly/2D6VRlU It’ll be out on streaming on January 8th. Happy New Year! CRASHDÏET introduces new vocalist Posted on December 7, 2017 by Bobby Caughron Straight from CRASHDÏET: Hello DïetHeads! First of all, we would like to thank you...Read More »
  • Sixx: A.M. Appears to Be Finished As A Band

    Sixx: A.M. Appears to Be Finished As A Band

    Nikki Sixx recently posted on both Instagram and Facebook: RIP Motley, RIP Sixx AM After a lot of feedback from fans, the posts have since been deleted by Nikki. Although, it’s looking more like the band may have made it’s final album and appearance together in 2017. Nothing official from the Sixx: AM site, but we’ll keep you posted as news develops.Read More »
  • Ornimental Release Lyric Video for “Love Thy Enemy”

    Ornimental Release Lyric Video for “Love Thy Enemy”

    Ft. Lauderdale, FL based metal band Ornimental has released the Lyric Video for their single, “Love Thy Enemy.” “Love Thy Enemy” is available to stream and download online. “Love Thy Enemy is about somebody that betrayed someone so bad that they could start dedicating their life to start a war with them. It could start as revenge with that prideful, arrogant person, but decided that the righteous path of love is better for both sides....Read More »
  • WRATH SINS Release New Album”The Awakening”

    WRATH SINS Release New Album”The Awakening”

    Wrath Sins was born in 2012. With an innovative thrash and progressive sound, embarked on the underground scene, signing and releasing their debut album “Contempt Over The Stormfall” via Raising Legends Records in 2015. The Awakening ” was released this month via Raising Legends Records & Raging Planet.  The Portuguese band is comprised of Mike Silva – Vocals & Guitars, Rui Coutinho – Guitars, Ricardo Nora – Bass & Back Vocals, Diego Mascarenhas – Drums. FOLLOW: Like: https://www.facebook.com/WrathSins/ Watch: https://www.youtube.com/WrathSins/...Read More »
  • The True Story of Thrash Metal is Unleashed! Inside Metal’s “Rise of L.A. Thrash Metal” DVD (Part One) to Hit Stores on January 19, 2018

    The True Story of Thrash Metal is Unleashed! Inside Metal’s “Rise of L.A. Thrash Metal” DVD (Part One) to Hit Stores on January 19, 2018

    The True Story of Thrash Metal is Unleashed! Inside Metal’s “Rise of L.A. Thrash Metal” DVD (Part One) to Hit Stores on January 19, 2018   Featuring interviews with members of Metallica, Megadeth, Dark Angel, Testament, Suicidal Tendencies, Armored Saint, Agent Steel and many more!   Gene Hoglan talks about meeting James Hetfield for the first time in an exclusive clip! Watch Here via Loudwire   Pre-Order via Amazon Throughout history, the San Francisco Bay Area has...Read More »
  • Santa Cruz – Bad Blood Rising Review

    Santa Cruz – Bad Blood Rising Review

    Artist: Santa Cruz Album: Bad Blood Rising Genre: Hard Rock / Metal Label: M-Theory Audio Release Date: October 6, 2017 Reviewed by: Bobby Caughron Review: Wow! This one impressive album by Santa Cruz. This is the best material that the band has presented so far and it has the making of a hit record all over it. Crossing the sounds of the 80’s glam metal movement with a bit of a modern twist, the boys really...Read More »
  • SOLDIERS OF SOLACE Reveal ‘We Are Immortal’ Album Details, Video Teaser Posted

    SOLDIERS OF SOLACE Reveal ‘We Are Immortal’ Album Details, Video Teaser Posted

    US heavy rockers SOLDIERS OF SOLACE, will release their debut album ‘We Are Immortal‘ on January 26, 2018 via German based label Rock’N’Growl Records, a division of Rock’N’Growl Promotion. The album includes 10 tracks and was produced by SOLDIERS OF SOLACE, recorded at Dexters Lab Recording LLC by Nick Bellmoreand Zeuss. All tracks were mixed and mastered by Zeuss. The official ‘We Are Immortal‘ album video teaser can be viewed below. The cover artwork was made by Andy Pilkington of Very Metal Art (Soil, Flotsam & Jetsam, Fury, Kissin’ Dynamite, Bloodstock Festival). Tracklist: 1. Rude Awakening 2. We Are...Read More »
  • MINNERIKET: NEW ALBUM OUT IN JANUARY 2018

    MINNERIKET: NEW ALBUM OUT IN JANUARY 2018

    The new album from Norwegian romantic Black Metal band MINNERIKET is just around the corner! “Anima Sola” will be released on January 2nd, 2018 via ABAR (Akslen Black Art Records) and will feature 10 tracks of dark, tormented music and lyrics. Minneriket is the work of vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Stein Akslen, who created the project for as much a philosophical and spiritual channeling as a musical outlet. Akslen draws on influences as varied as punk and goth, yet he remains steeped in the...Read More »
  • Kamelot and Arcanium Members Form SAULT – Heavy Rock Project to Release New Album in March

    Kamelot and Arcanium Members Form SAULT – Heavy Rock Project to Release New Album in March

    SAULT are planting the Seeds of Power in 2018! Rhythm-driven heavy rock band SAULT – featuring members of internationally acclaimed power metal group Kamelot and groove metal outfit Arcanium, and guest appearances by members of King Diamond, One Eyed Doll and more – will release their debut full-length album, Seeds of Power, on March 2, 2018. Pre-orders are now available via www.saultband.com/shop. SAULT originally formed in 2014 as a solo project of acclaimed bassist Sean Tibbetts, who sought to write hookier metallic rock music while not in the studio or...Read More »
  • METHANE Announce First Live Dates For The ‘SIGNED IN BLOOD’ 2018 European Tour

    METHANE Announce First Live Dates For The ‘SIGNED IN BLOOD’ 2018 European Tour

    Swedish metallers METHANE will be kicking off ‘Signed In Blood‘ European tour. METHANE will be touring over the Baltic Sea to Estonia for 3 nights of groove metal along with Estonian groove metal band Intact and Finnish metallers StoneSoul. This leg of the band’s 2018 ‘Signed In Blood‘ tour will also mark the 1 year anniversay of the release of METHANE‘s ‘The Devil’s Own‘ album released on February 17, 2017. Dates: 03.02 Borlänge, Dented Chrome MC, Sweden 22.02 Tartu, The Undergorund, Estonia 23.02 Valga, Valga Rockiklubi, Estonia 24.02...Read More »
  • Free Metal Music Promo Album For Download With 53 Songs!

    Free Metal Music Promo Album For Download With 53 Songs!

    ONLINE METAL PROMO (United States), THE AUTOPSY REPORT radio show (UK / Canada) and MARIC MEDIA (Australia) have joined forces to offer a free online digital download promotional music compilation titled “Metal Up Your Axe – Volume 3” featuring 53 songs from some of the hottest established and rising rock / metal bands from the United States and Australia. ARTERIES – Australia AZRAEL’S BANE – United States BLASTED TO STATIC – Australia / United States BURN RIVER BURN – United...Read More »
  • Aldaria returns with a new all-star lineup to support Cancer Research!

    Aldaria returns with a new all-star lineup to support Cancer Research!

    Aldaria returns with a new all-star lineup to support Cancer Research! The band comments: “100% of all income of this single will be donated to Cancer Research. This is a very important cause for me, as I lost my mother to this horrible disease in 2010.” The single will be available across all streaming and digital platforms very soon, and on the official webstore, where you will get a special edition with a lossless audio file,...Read More »
  • WATAIN Release New Track “Sacred Damnation”

    WATAIN Release New Track “Sacred Damnation”

    WATAIN Release New Track “Sacred Damnation” LISTEN HERE “TRIDENT WOLF ECLIPSE” Due January 5 via Century Media Records, Pre-Order’s Available Now Band Schedule ​North American Tour Feb. 23 – March 31Featuring Support From Destroyer 666 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DECEMBER 15, 2017  WATAIN have released a second track from their upcoming studio album “TRIDENT WOLF ECLIPSE”. Take a listen to “Sacred Damnation” here: https://youtu.be/sSLWQXwyn-k. “TRIDENT WOLF ECLIPSE” is scheduled for release on January 5, 2018. The album is currently available for pre-order on jewelcase...Read More »
  • Interview With Chris Sanders Of Tralineate

    Interview With Chris Sanders Of Tralineate

    XS ROCK: Tell me about the latest band news? Any new projects coming out, live shows or announcements? Chris: Right now, mainly just working on promoting my current Tralineate album. It came out in September of this year. It’s available on digital format right now and I’m working towards getting CDs made. I’m also working on getting an actual video filmed and put together for one of the songs. That’ll be fun. I’ve only done...Read More »
  • SOULFLY/CAVALERA CONSPIRACY GUITARIST MARC RIZZO, SET TO RELEASE ROTATION MARCH 30TH VIA COMBAT RECORDS

    SOULFLY/CAVALERA CONSPIRACY GUITARIST MARC RIZZO, SET TO RELEASE ROTATION MARCH 30TH VIA COMBAT RECORDS

    SOULFLY/CAVALERA CONSPIRACY guitarist Marc Rizzo has set the release date for his new LP ROTATION, in stores March 30th via Combat Records/EMP LABEL GROUP/AMPED in North America, and COMBAT/SPVin Europe. ROTATION is the 4th solo release for Rizzo, following 2004’s COLOSSAL MYOPIA, 2006’s THE ULTIMATE DEVOTION (both released by legendary shred label SHRAPNEL), and the independently released 2010 LP LEGIONNAIRE. Produced by Chris “Zeuss” Harris (Hatebreed, Soulfly, Rob Zombie, Chimaira), and featuring cover art by Melody Myers (Escape The Fate), ROTATION is a blistering showcase of Rizzo’s pummeling eclectic diversity, showcased on album tracks including “Spectral Intensities”, “Thrash Boogie”, and...Read More »
  • CAELESTIA Release ‘Initium Vitae Et Mortis’ Lyric Video

    CAELESTIA Release ‘Initium Vitae Et Mortis’ Lyric Video

    Greek Symphonic Extreme Metal band, CAELESTIA, have released a new lyric video for the song ‘Initium Vitae Et Mortis‘. The track is taken from the new album ‘Thanatopsis‘, released on December 8th via EMP Label Group/SPV. The album was mixed and mastered at Fredman Studios (Gothenburg, Sweden) by Fredrik Nordström(Dream Evil). The lyric video was made by HK Visual Creations (Haris Kountouris) and can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/hzuwdGWlxMU CAELESTIA is: Dimitra Talamantes Vintsou – Vocals Nikos Palivos – Vocals Vassilis Thomas – Guitars Socratis Panagouleas – Drums...Read More »
  • THE ORDER OF CHAOS Premiere Video “Night Terror”

    THE ORDER OF CHAOS Premiere Video “Night Terror”

    Canadian power metallers The Order of Chaos will be unleashing their new EP “Night Terror” on February 23rd, 2018 to follow their highly acclaimed 2015 full length “Apocalypse Moon” (Killer Metal Records) that took the band on tours across China, Europe and Canada. The epic 3 song EP was produced by Nathan Kidd & Dave Stoten at Method Music Productions in Edmonton, AB represents their most mature and dynamic songwriting effort to date. THE ORDER OF CHAOS are premiering their new video for the EP’s title...Read More »
  • VOLSTER feat. ex-members of Masquerade Signs With ROAR! Rock Of Angels Records

    VOLSTER feat. ex-members of Masquerade Signs With ROAR! Rock Of Angels Records

    Swedish Melodic Hard Rock Band, VOLSTER feat. ex-members of Masquerade and House Of Heavy, have signed with European label ROAR! Rock Of Angels Records. VOLSTERS’s debut album “Perfect Storm“, includes 12 tracks and is produced by VOLSTER, co-produced/mixed by Max Norman (Ozzy Osbourne, Lynch Mob, Armored Saint, Lizzy Borden, Megadeth, Y&T) and mastered by Thomas “Plec” Johansson (Soilwork, Onslaught, Armageddon, Degradead, Dynazty) at The Panic Room Mastering. A video teaser of new album “Perfect Storm” can be viewed here: Henrik Lundberg says: “Brought up with music from the 70th and 80th the roots are deep....Read More »
  • PARAGON COLLAPSE reveal final details The Downing

    PARAGON COLLAPSE reveal final details The Downing

    PARAGON COLLAPSE reveal final details The Downing Iasi, Romania based Progressive Doom Metallers Paragon Collapse have set the release date for their upcoming debut full-length album, The Dawning, for the 20th of January 2018, in collaboration with Loud Rage Music. Listen to a new track, A Whisper of Destiny, and pre-order The Dawning here: https://loudragemusic.bandcamp.com/album/paragon-collapse-the-dawning (digital pre-order) http://shop.loudragemusic.com/paragon-collapse-the-dawning (Jewel-case CD pre-order) The Dawning cover artwork is actually a painting by the band’s bass player, Vali Seciu. Here’s what the band had to say about the album:...Read More »
  • METAPRISM release video to announce new album CATALYST TO AWAKENING

    METAPRISM release video to announce new album CATALYST TO AWAKENING

    Since their formation in late 2012, METAPRISM have grown into the melodic metal, dual vocaled powerhouse, that sees them climbing through the ranks both on home soil in the UK and internationally. The dual vocalist dynamic of Theresa Smith and Joey Draper add an exciting contrast and edge, mixing it up with high soaring clean melodies, beautiful blended harmonies and raging aggressive growls. Add to this crushing modern metal riffing, blazing melodic solos and thunderous basslines with...Read More »
  • Sliptrick Records Welcome Legendary Japanese Group SABER TIGER

    Sliptrick Records Welcome Legendary Japanese Group SABER TIGER

    Saber Tiger was founded in 1981 by guitarist Akihito Kinoshita and they have been illuminating the Japanese metal scene ever since. In recent years, they have been more prolific than ever, leading to the international release of Bystander Effect via Sliptrick Records in March, 2018. The album illustrates the broad appeal of Saber Tiger. The riffs are intricate, yet catchy. The songs are heavy, yet melodic. And the vocals of Takenori Shimoyama are raw, but extremely passionate. As a...Read More »
  • OCEANS OF SLUMBER Release Video For New Single “The Decay Of Disregard”

    OCEANS OF SLUMBER Release Video For New Single “The Decay Of Disregard”

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DECEMBER 15, 2017  Houston-based progressive metal outfit, OCEANS OF SLUMBER, have just released a video for their new single “The Decay Of Disregard”, taken off their upcoming album “The Banished Heart”, to be released on March 2, 2018 via CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS. The band comments,”The first statement of this record is one of realization and self-destruction. The peculiarities of life, the darkness it brings, and the inability we have to separate the heart from the mind....Read More »
  • Discrepancies Release Official Music Video for “Rock the Show”

    Discrepancies Release Official Music Video for “Rock the Show”

    St. Louis NuMetal band Discrepancies has released the Official Music Video for their single “Rock the Show,” off of their 2016 released The Awakening. Originally premiered on Huffington Post, “Rock the Show” is a high energy, light hearted departure from the albums more serious tone, and one likely to be a party favorite! “What makes “Rock the Show” even better is that the track is truly and honestly enjoyable…In the current political and social climate,...Read More »
  • M.I.N.E Camouflage Vocalist Marcus Meyn Launches New Band

    M.I.N.E Camouflage Vocalist Marcus Meyn Launches New Band

    Great events frequently cast their shadows before them: January 2018 will see the arrival of ‘The One’, the first single to be released by Germany’s latest electro pop trio M.I.N.E, featuring Camouflage vocalist Marcus Meyn, Fools Garden guitarist/composer Volker Hinkel and drummer/keyboardist and producer Jochen Schmalbach (Madonna, Depeche Mode, Aha, Fanta 4, among others). The second single is scheduled for release in March, the debut album Unexpected Truth Within will be available as of May. A major tour has been announced for late summer 2018....Read More »
  • GWAR To Return To Australia In April 2018

    GWAR To Return To Australia In April 2018

    Attention Human Scum!!!! Earth’s favourite interplanetary warriors, GWAR, are returning to conquer and destroy Australia in APRIL 2018! “The Blood of Gods Tour” continues on into Australia, as your masters and supreme overlords take their one of a kind carnival of blood-drenched death and destruction Down Under. The last time GWAR visited Australia in 2014, they upset the Australian public with the controversial and media-hyped beheading of an effigy of then-Prime Minister, Tony Abbott. The body count will be even higher when GWAR returns to Australia...Read More »
  • The Grand Masquerade release “Say You’re Mine” Video

    The Grand Masquerade release “Say You’re Mine” Video

    Stockholm based rockers The Grand Masquerade have returned with the release of their second music video, Say You’re Mine, off their debut EP MMXVI.  The video was featured  on the official band website at www.tgmband.com as of December 19th, 2017. Lead vocalist and guitarist Ivve Danelli, who wrote Say You’re Mine back in 2009, says “it originally had more of a pop rock sound and was meant for another project I was working on at the time,...Read More »
  • DARK AVENGER Vocalist Mario Linhares Passes Away At The Age of 45

    DARK AVENGER Vocalist Mario Linhares Passes Away At The Age of 45

    The Brazilian and international metal community have lost one of its finest metal brothers DARK AVENGER vocalist Maria Linhares whom passed away on December 22nd. Rockshots Records has issued the following statement: “With heavy heart and deep sadness we must confirm that Dark Avenger’s founder and singer Mario Linhares has passed away on December 22nd. The world has lost one of the most talented singers and persons, an incredible voice that will last forever in our hearts. It was an honour...Read More »
  • DAMNATION PLAN RELEASES “MAZE OF DESPAIR” MUSIC VIDEO

    DAMNATION PLAN RELEASES “MAZE OF DESPAIR” MUSIC VIDEO

    Finnish progressive melodic death metallers Damnation Plan have released their second music video “Maze of Despair” off their latest album “Reality Illusion” (Inverse Records, 2017). Damnation Plan songwriter, lyricist, drummer, director Jarkko Lunnas comments on the song&video: “Some of the biggest battles we face happen inside our own minds. It’s a survival story about leaving your past behind, shedding your skin, not letting your past drown you.” The band’s second full length “Reality Illusion” was...Read More »
  • DOLL SKIN ANNOUNCE EUROPE/UK TOUR SUPPORTING MANIC PIXIE DREAM GIRL

    DOLL SKIN ANNOUNCE EUROPE/UK TOUR SUPPORTING MANIC PIXIE DREAM GIRL

    Phoenix pop-punk darlings DOLL SKIN have announced they will cross the pond for their first overseas dates across the UK and EUROPE on the MANIC PIXIE DREAM TOUR, including 3 shows supporting legendary German Euro-punks THE BEATSTEAKS. Doll Skin released their sophomore LP MANIC PIXIE DREAM GIRL, June 16th in North America, via EMP LABEL GROUP/AMPED, and October 13th in Europe via EMP/SPV. This Summer, Doll Skin joined the lineup of the 2017 VANS WARPED...Read More »
  • Canadian Thrashers REVENGER to Release ‘The New Mythology Vol. 1’ EP on February 17

    Canadian Thrashers REVENGER to Release ‘The New Mythology Vol. 1’ EP on February 17

    Vancouver-based groove thrashers REVENGER are proud to announce the forthcoming release of The New Mythology Vol. 1 on February 17, 2018. EP track “We Want Blood” is now streaming at youtu.be/xWSqnAoL62U   The New Mythology Vol.1, REVENGER’s second studio release, is a five-song EP that expands on the band’s aggressive thrash style with tracks that are more technical, visceral and direct than debut albumTo The Wolves. Formed in 2012, the band introduces some key members that shape the sound and vibe of this...Read More »
  • Sony Music Signs Dream Theater  to a Long-Term Deal

    Sony Music Signs Dream Theater to a Long-Term Deal

    In a career that has spanned in excess of 30 years and during which they have sold more than eight million albums, two-time Grammy-nominated US progressive-metal band, Dream Theater, has never done the predictable. This was evident with the release of their ambitious 2015 concept album The Astonishing and the elaborately-produced tour that followed. Now Dream Theater is pleased to announce that they have signed with Sony Music worldwide, through Sony’s leading progressive music label imprint InsideOutMusic, for the release...Read More »
  • NEMESEA PREMIERE VIDEO WITH NEW VOCALIST

    NEMESEA PREMIERE VIDEO WITH NEW VOCALIST

    The Dutch female fronted band NEMESEA, who recently introduced their new vocalist Sanne Mieloo to the public, have released an alternate version of the track ‘Hear Me‘! Taken from their latest record ‘Uprise‘, released in 2016 with Napalm Records,NEMESEA have always perfectly managed to combine rock with electronica to stir up a dark and strangely addictive brew. The band creates a balance between driving rock and soothing ballads, their latest offer ‘Uprise‘ offers intense and soulful alternative...Read More »
  • Another Lost Year Premiere the Video for Single “Call It Like It Is”

    Another Lost Year Premiere the Video for Single “Call It Like It Is”

    Rock band Another Lost Year premiered the video for single, “Call It Like It Is”, from their upcoming album due out in 2018 ! The single is already gaining radio attention leaving no question on if this will be a career defining single for the Charlotte, NC quartet. ALY is currently wrapping up the end of the year with their annual Ugly Christmas Sweater Traveling Party. The remaining dates are below. The video was directed by Dillenger (Dan Johnson) of Dillenger Media...Read More »
  • Rise of Avernus Stream “Forged in Eidolon”

    Rise of Avernus Stream “Forged in Eidolon”

    Australian symphonic doom band RISE OF AVERNUS have teamed up with The Moshville Times to reveal a lyric video for “Forged In Eidolon”. The track is taken from the band’s upcoming album Eigengrau which will be released on January 19th 2018 via Code666. Stream the video here; http://www.moshville.co.uk/video/2017/12/exclusive-premiere-stream-of-rise-of-avernus-new-video/ Pre-order the album here: http://www.auralwebstore.com/shop/index.php?id_product=939&controller=product&id_lang=1Read More »
  • Monte Pittman launches “Be Very Afraid” video

    Monte Pittman launches “Be Very Afraid” video

    Monte Pittman launches “Be Very Afraid” video Having released his latest full-length, Inverted Grasp of Balance, last year via Metal Blade Records, Monte Pittman is now launching a new video for the album track, “Be Very Afraid” (by Travis Colbert: http://bit.ly/2iijkXC). To view the video, please visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AALVowwKodA Monte Pittman comments: “‘Be Very Afraid’ was filmed in Colorado & New Mexico by Travis Colbert from Bravo Tip Or Pay. I’ve been using their app to sell tickets and merch at shows. It’s...Read More »
  • Honeymoon Disease stream new video

    Honeymoon Disease stream new video

    HONEYMOON DISEASE RELEASE NEW VIDEO Swedish hard rock/stoner band HONEYMOON DISEASE have just released a new video for their song “Fly Bird, Fly High”. The song is taken from the band’s recently released album Part Human, Mostly Beast. Watch the video here: http://doomedandstoned.com/post/168504741548/honeymoondisease Order Part Human, Mostly Beast here: http://freighttrain.se/sv/the-sign-record/honeymoon-disease-part-human-mostly-beast-pre-order.html About Honeymoon Disease: Honeymoon Disease released their debut album “The Transcendence” on Napalm Records in 2015. The band have since then been touring frequently with bands as Avatarium,...Read More »
  • PUNK VETS U.S. BOMBS TO RELEASE TWO NEW EPS ON DECEMBER 29TH

    PUNK VETS U.S. BOMBS TO RELEASE TWO NEW EPS ON DECEMBER 29TH

    Orange County punk legends U.S. Bombs will observe their 25th anniversary in 2018, and are kicking off the celebration with 2 new releases on December 29th via Slope Records. The band pays homage to punk rock forefathers on Clash Tribute and will release their first new music in 12 years on Hollywood Gong Show. Today, the band has partnered with PunkNews.org to debut a stream of the band’s cover of The Clash’s “Death or Glory.” Fans can pre-order both EPs now on limited edition vinyl...Read More »
  • SHADOWKEEP SIGN WORLD-WIDE DEAL WITH PURE STEEL RECORDS!

    SHADOWKEEP SIGN WORLD-WIDE DEAL WITH PURE STEEL RECORDS!

    PURE STEEL RECORDS are proud to announce the signing of none other than SHADOWKEEP. Early in 2017, the bands founding members, Chris Allen and Nikki Robson, have welcomed James Rivera (Helstar, Seven Witches and Vicious Rumors) into the current line-up as their new vocalist. Rivera will be prominently featured on their forthcoming album which will simply be titled “SHADOWKEEP” as it marks a new beginning for the band. Details on artwork, track listing and release...Read More »
  • Don’t miss SABATON & KREATOR on their 2018 North American co-headlining tour, beginning next February!

    Don’t miss SABATON & KREATOR on their 2018 North American co-headlining tour, beginning next February!

    Swedish heavy metal heroes SABATON are uniting with German thrash titans and label mates Kreator for the ultimate North American co-headlining trek this coming February and March! The 24-date tour kicks off on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at The Van Buren in Phoenix, Arizona and will make stops in Los Angeles, Montreal, and Philadelphia before concluding at Jannus Landing in Tampa, Florida on March 10. SABATON‘s Par Sundström comments, “We are excited to return to American grounds after the last successful tour. Teaming...Read More »
  • Revolve Release Lyric Video for “Days of Grey”

    Revolve Release Lyric Video for “Days of Grey”

    REVOLVE is a rock group brought together by a passion to write songs and bring music to the masses! The band is Thommy Michaels on lead vocals; Debbie Barlow handling guitars; David Phelps guitar/vocals; and the rhythm section of bassist Josh Solomon and drummer Joe Armstrong. They recently released their debut EP The Road To Here, produced by Clint Lowery of SEVENDUST.. Fans of bands like SEVENDUST, SHINEDOWN and BREAKING BENJAMIN will be drawn to...Read More »
  • Stereo Satellite Release Official Music Video for Debut Single “Glass Houses”

    Stereo Satellite Release Official Music Video for Debut Single “Glass Houses”

    Newly formed rock band Stereo Satellite, featuring Lukas Rossi (Rock Star Supernova), Mike Orlando (Adrenaline Mob), John Moyer (Disturbed), and Jordan Cannata (Adrenaline Mob), has released the Official Music Video for their debut single, “Glass Houses.” “Glass Houses” is the first single off of their new album tentatively set for April 2018 release. Fans can access exclusive content for the album release via the bands’ PledgeMusic campaign. Stereo Satellite plays hard rock music that flirts...Read More »
  • CABAL SIGN WITH LONG BRANCH RECORDS

    CABAL SIGN WITH LONG BRANCH RECORDS

    First Single “False Light” Out January 12th! New Album “Mark Of Rot” Drops February 23rd 2018! Cabal is Confirmed For Roskilde Festival 2018! CABAL is one of the most brutal and promising heavy acts hailing from Copenhagen, Denmark. The band aims to create a visceral and doom-laden atmosphere throughout both their music and visual expression. The production is crystal clear, whilst the songs draw a lot of inspirations from everything from black and death metal to djent and...Read More »
  • WAR OF THRONES Featuring Former Members Of Crimson Glory And Rob Rock Joins Sonic Night Music

    WAR OF THRONES Featuring Former Members Of Crimson Glory And Rob Rock Joins Sonic Night Music

    The powerhouse metal band featuring former members of Crimson Glory and Rob Rock will have its’ debut album, Conflict In Creation, hit stores worldwide on March 9th, 2018. Forged in steel, WAR OF THRONES was formed when iconic vocalist Wade Black and virtuoso guitarist Rick Renstrom joined forces in 2012. Previously, the two had worked together in LEASH LAW releasing Dogface in 2005. Wade is no stranger to metal. For more than two decades, Wade has thrilled audiences...Read More »
  • BELDAM Releasing ‘Pasung’ January 26 on Horror Pain Gore Death Productions / New Song Streaming

    BELDAM Releasing ‘Pasung’ January 26 on Horror Pain Gore Death Productions / New Song Streaming

     Horror Pain Gore Death Productions are set to release Pasung, the sophomore album from Doom/Sludge titans BELDAM, January 26 on CD and Digital formats.  New song “Vial of Silence” is streaming at youtu.be/emm4kEbWsVM Pasung is BELDAM’s second release on Horror Pain Gore Death Productions and their first with new vocalist/lyricist Randall Guidry. The band recently relocated to Seattle, continuing their vision to play skull-crushing, soul-wrenching, paint-peeling Sludge with blackened touches. With influences ranging from Sleep, EyeHateGod, Graves At Sea, The Melvins and Black...Read More »
  • MALFORMITY: The Rapturous Unraveling 7-inch single coming in early 2018

    MALFORMITY: The Rapturous Unraveling 7-inch single coming in early 2018

    Atlanta death metal purists MALFORMITY have joined forces with Boris Records for the January release of The Rapturous Unraveling. The 7-inch vinyl delivers a lethal dose of violent OSDM that digs deep into the roots of extreme metal. Those who witnessed the band’s recent return from a decades-long slumber (ushered in by the Lectures on the Apocalypse EP) can attest to the fact that MALFORMITY is as real and relentless as they come. Boris Records will unleash The Rapturous...Read More »
  • FEED THE RHINO – release new video for single “Timewave Zero”

    FEED THE RHINO – release new video for single “Timewave Zero”

    UK’s FEED THE RHINO proudly present you the next video from the forthcoming studio album, “The Silence”, which will be released via CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS on February 16, 2018. The band commented: “We’re really excited to release our new single ‘Timewave Zero’. This song has been a kind of a mission statement of our new album, both lyrically and musically, so it’s exciting to see what people think! The video was filmed with green screen/ animation and motion capture by...Read More »
  • Lamb Of God’s Randy Blythe Stars In New Movie With CHTHONIC

    Lamb Of God’s Randy Blythe Stars In New Movie With CHTHONIC

    TSHIONG tells the story of a man from the countryside, A-tek (Tsai Chang-hsien), who decides to go to Taipei to seek help from CHTHONIC when his village faces a malicious development project.  Along the way, he becomes CHTHONIC’s driver. Being a naïve fan of CHTHONIC, he believed the band members were akin to superheroes and would fight the injustice befalling his village, but gradually he discovers that they are not as courageous as he thought....Read More »
  • Hard-rockers Rockstar Frame release single ‘Christmas Rape’ feat. Kiara Laetitia

    Hard-rockers Rockstar Frame release single ‘Christmas Rape’ feat. Kiara Laetitia

    After having announced that singer KIARA LAETITIA (ex Skylark, Virgin Steele) has joined the band, hard rockers ROCKSTAR FRAME are set to release a Christmas single, “Christmas Rape”,  via Musicarchy Media. “Christmas Rape” will mark the first single with KIARA LAETITIA on vocals. It will also be the first single with a revamped line-up. ROCKSTAR FRAME drummer and founder Max Klein was recently very open on Facebook about issues with previous line-up: “You have probably noticed that Rockstar Frame has been quiet for quite some time now. This was due...Read More »
  • Legend of the Seagullmen Prepare For Sold Out New Years Eve Show Alongside Primus

    Legend of the Seagullmen Prepare For Sold Out New Years Eve Show Alongside Primus

    Legend of the Seagullmen will be taking the stage for a sold-out this New Year’s Eve in Oakland, CA supporting the mighty Primus. The genre destroying super-group features director Jimmy Hayward on guitar, Danny Carey of Tool on drums, Brent Hinds of Mastodon on guitar, the mysterious David ‘the Doctor’ Dreyer on lead vocals, Pete Griffin of Dethklok andGiraffe Tongue Orchestra on bass, Chris DiGiovanni on synth, and Tim Dawson on additional guitar. Unfortunately, Brent Hinds will not be able to take the...Read More »
  • REACH Reveal ‘The Great Divine’ Album Details

    REACH Reveal ‘The Great Divine’ Album Details

    Swedish melodic hard rock band REACH is back – now as a power trio with a new album and video. First song to be revealed is the album title track ”The Great Divine” and will be available on all digital platforms on Friday December 22nd. It will be accompanied by a video telling the story about the thin line between making it and breaking it.The video can be viewed below. The lineup consists of Ludvig Turner (Guitars & Vocals), Marcus Johansson (Drums), Soufian Ma’Aoui (Bass)....Read More »
  • SISTER SHOTGUN DROP NEW VIDEO SINGLE!

    SISTER SHOTGUN DROP NEW VIDEO SINGLE!

    SISTER SHOTGUN are a five-piece modern rock band from the West Midlands who create engaging anthemic hooks served with hard-hitting, yet melodic guitar riffs. The Brit rockers now deliver their explosive new single, Silhouettes, and you watch the video, here – SISTER SHOTGUN were born in 2013, and ever since then, they’ve shared stages with everyone from INME, Toseland, Fearless Vampire Killers and Kobra and the Lotus, to Butcher Babies. The quintet have wooed festival...Read More »
  • HARD-ROCK VETERANS FU MANCHU TO RELEASE 12TH ALBUM, ‘CLONE OF THE UNIVERSE

    HARD-ROCK VETERANS FU MANCHU TO RELEASE 12TH ALBUM, ‘CLONE OF THE UNIVERSE

    Southern Californian hard-rock legends FU MANCHU have announced plans to release their 12th studio album, Clone of the Universe, on February 9th, 2018 via their own label At The Dojo Records. The upcoming record will be their first in 4 years, following the 2014 release of Gigantoid. Additional details and pre-orders will be announced soon. Follow the band at https://www.facebook.com/FuManchuBand for additional updates. In addition to the album news, FU MANCHU has also announced a world tour in support of the record. Dates are listed...Read More »
  • EMN Drummer Jim Phipps Signs With Queen City Drums

    EMN Drummer Jim Phipps Signs With Queen City Drums

    Queen City Drums is honored to announce that Jim Phipps of Every Mothers Nightmare is now part of the QCD family. “I’ve admired Jim’s playing for decades and it is a personal honor that he chose us to use exclusively.” says Tim Guilfoyle, owner and drum smith. With radio and MTV hits such as “Walls Come Down”, “House of Pain”, and “Love Can Make You Blind”, EMN was a powerhouse in the early 1990’s and continues to carry on that rock n roll tradition today. Currently supporting...Read More »
  • Frontiers Music To Release Mike Lepond’s Silent Assassins “Pawn And Prophecy”

    Frontiers Music To Release Mike Lepond’s Silent Assassins “Pawn And Prophecy”

    Frontiers Music Srl is pleased to announce the release of the new album from Mike Lepond’s Silent Assassins, “Pawn and Prophecy” on January 26, 2018.  Lepond is extremely excited for the release of his band’s sophomore effort, which he describes as a “a collection of epic tales told with the power of heavy metal music. The classic head-banging riffs and kick ass vocals will get your horns and fists in the air. It is an album made FORmetalheads, BY metalheads.” Today, the first song from “Pawn...Read More »
  • Fuzz legends BLACK RAINBOWS return with a new album in 2018!

    Fuzz legends BLACK RAINBOWS return with a new album in 2018!

    Two years after their widely acclaimed fifth album “Stellar Prophecy”, Italy’s favorite fuzzy trio BLACK RAINBOWS returns with a new drummer and a new album coming out this spring on Heavy Psych Sounds! More details will be disclosed soon, keep an eye out… Since the release of their debut album “Twilight in the Desert” in 2007, Roma-based rockersBLACK RAINBOWS have become one of the most essential acts in Europe’s heavy underground. As the spearhead of an entire movement of Italian bands, they...Read More »
  • VISIONS OF ATLANTIS UNVEIL ALBUM PREVIEW

    VISIONS OF ATLANTIS UNVEIL ALBUM PREVIEW

    Symphonic metal masters VISIONS OF ATLANTIS once more set sail to oceanic myths and the eternal dream of the sunken continent: Titled ‘The Deep & The Dark‘ and set for a release on February 16th 2018 on Napalm Records, with their upcoming seventh studio album VISIONS OF ATLANTIS showcase all musical facettes of the genre with a breathtaking classic Symphonic Metal album! Even label mate Thomas Youngblood ofKAMELOT describes this new record as “a game changer for the band. Very impressive!” As an exciting...Read More »
  • Dark Funeral Returns To North America With Septic Flesh + Thy Antichrist

    Dark Funeral Returns To North America With Septic Flesh + Thy Antichrist

    Swedish black metal masters, Dark Funeral, are excited to announce their return to North America for the first time in 5 years. The band will be co-headlining this run with Septic Flesh and are set to make their first appearance at The Regent in Los Angeles, CA on February 22nd. Performing along with them through March 20th will be Thy Antichrist. Despite recently parting ways with drummer, Nils “Dominator” Fjellstroem, Dark Funeral have much to celebrate. In addition to supporting their latest albumWhere...Read More »
  • Hail Sagan, have debuted their brand new music video for the single “Doors Will Open”

    Hail Sagan, have debuted their brand new music video for the single “Doors Will Open”

    Hail Sagan, have debuted their brand new music video for the single “Doors Will Open”?! Fronted by the mighty Sagan Amery, who’s backed by some killer masked musicians including guitarist Nick Quijano (Powerman 5000), this act is one ALL heavy rock fans need to check out. “Doors Will Open”, which you can now grab via CD Baby or Amazon, is set to be the featured track in the New Bugbear Entertainment video game Wreckfest that’s due out in 2018 on Xbox, PS4 and PC. So, what are you waiting for? Pre-order the game and watch...Read More »
  • KAMELOT RELEASES BRAND NEW VIDEO FOR ‘UNDER GREY SKIES’

    KAMELOT RELEASES BRAND NEW VIDEO FOR ‘UNDER GREY SKIES’

    With their latest opus Haven, released in 2015 on Napalm Records, symphonic metal masters KAMELOTset new heights with their epic and highly emotional trademark sound: This album became the soundtrack for an unforgettable and monumental silver screen experience delivering dark melancholy, aggressive metal and soul-soothing melodies! Produced by Sascha Paeth, illustrious guests such as Alissa White-Gluz (Arch Enemy), Troy Donockley (Nightwish) and Charlotte Wessels (Delain) gave Havensome extra magic! As the perfect Christmas gift, KAMELOT have now unveiled a brand new video...Read More »
  • Top 30 Metal Albums Of 2017

    Top 30 Metal Albums Of 2017

    2017 was a great year for music, especially in the “Metal” category. Since rock music seems to be split up into so many different sub-genres, we decided to lump genres like Death Metal, Blackened Metal, Classic Metal, Thrash, Extreme Metal, Industrial Meta, etc. into the single category of “Metal” . Deciding which albums and their order proved to be quite a challenge. Obviously not everyone will agree with all of the albums on this list,...Read More »
  • Top 30 Hard Rock Releases Of 2017

    Top 30 Hard Rock Releases Of 2017

    2017 was a great year for music, especially in the “Hard Rock” category. Since rock music seems to be split up into so many different sub-genres, we decided to lump genres like hair metal, classic rock, melodic metal, etc into the single category of “Hard Rock” . Deciding which albums and their order proved to be quite a challenge. Obviously not everyone will agree with all of the albums on this list, but ultimately we...Read More »
  • JUNGLE ROT PREPARING TENTH STUDIO ALBUM

    JUNGLE ROT PREPARING TENTH STUDIO ALBUM

    Midwest death metal titans JUNGLE ROT will enter the studio on January 5th, 2018 to produce their tenth full length album. “Once again, we’ve stuck with the tried and true JUNGLE ROT formula to produce another killer record that all our fans and everyone will enjoy,” promises vocalist/guitarist Dave Matrise. “It’s been nice to get back to doing what we do best and that’s writing brutal, heavy music.”   The titles slated to appear include “Delusional Denial,” “Glory For The Fallen,” “Stay...Read More »
  • NWOBHM band SPARTAN WARRIOR sign World- Wide Deal with Pure Steel Records

    NWOBHM band SPARTAN WARRIOR sign World- Wide Deal with Pure Steel Records

    The Re-Birth of the NWOBHM continues as PURE STEEL RECORDS are proud to announce the world wide signing of SPARTAN WARRIOR. The band, which is lead by the Wilkerson brothers, David (vocalist) and Neil (guitarist) are hitting the ground running as they have been touring since their return to the Metal world in 2008, after a long state of absence in support of their, then, third album  “Behind Closed Eyes” which was released to critical...Read More »
  • MINISTRY’s Al Jourgensen talks about the song ‘ANTIFA’ from the new album ‘AmeriKKKant’

    MINISTRY’s Al Jourgensen talks about the song ‘ANTIFA’ from the new album ‘AmeriKKKant’

    It’s like the Nazis back in ‘39 Like the Romans on the verge of decline Like the Russians back in ‘68 How is this supposed to make American great? — ‘AmeriKKKant’ American industrial juggernaut MINISTRY, announces its new album »AmeriKKKant«, the band’s first release for Nuclear Blast Records (worldwide), due out March 9, 2018. In addition, the band’s Al Jourgensen is proud to release the album’s first single/ official music video, ‘Antifa,’ that stands up to the political chaos that is currently...Read More »
  • New Punk Book Released STRAIGHT EDGE:  A Clear-Headed Hardcore Punk History 

    New Punk Book Released STRAIGHT EDGE:  A Clear-Headed Hardcore Punk History 

    STRAIGHT EDGE:  A Clear-Headed Hardcore Punk History  by Tony Rettman Deluxe 400-page softcover book with foreword by Civ of Gorilla Biscuits This deluxe softcover runs 400 pages, features a foreword by Civ of Gorilla Biscuits, includes a full-color insert, and after is available HERE. This is the latest authoritative and exhaustive leap by Bazillion Points into the vast demi-world of a powerful DIY subculture. Launch events were mobbed at the Sonos NYC store, Bridge 9 Records in Boston,...Read More »
  • DYING FETUS Announce 2018 Headline Northeast Tour Dates

    DYING FETUS Announce 2018 Headline Northeast Tour Dates

    Death metal overlords DYING FETUS announce their first wave of 2018 headline concerts. The brief Northeast US tour starts January 11, features three New York shows (Syracuse, Brooklyn, Waterford) and ends January 14 in Reading, PA. A full list of confirmed tour dates is available below. DYING FETUS’ recent full-length Wrong One To Fuck With is available worldwide on CD/2xLP/Digital via Relapse Records. Physical packages are available via Relapse.com HEREand digital downloads/streaming AT THIS LOCATION. Wrong One To Fuck With is receiving high end of the...Read More »
  • THE AMORETTES Sign Worldwide Deal With SPV/Steamhammer

    THE AMORETTES Sign Worldwide Deal With SPV/Steamhammer

    Scottish Rockers, THE AMORETTES, today announce that they have signed a worldwide record deal with German label, SPV/Steamhammer, and will release their new album early in 2018. “This is great news for THE AMORETTES,” says guitarist/vocalist, Gill Montgomery. “SPV have a tremendous reputation for supporting their artists, so this move makes so much sense.” “This is the next big step for the band, and we can’t wait to see what the future holds with SPV,” says Bass player, Heather McKay.  “To be on...Read More »
  • FORMER LEAVES EYES VOCALIST LIV KRISTINE Joins MIDNATTSOL! New Album In The Making!

    FORMER LEAVES EYES VOCALIST LIV KRISTINE Joins MIDNATTSOL! New Album In The Making!

    Liv Kristine has joined MIDNATTSOL as their official second singer – right next to her very talented sister Carmen Elise Espenæs. This truly is full sister power! The band is extremely excited about the news: “Hey folks, Like we promised here is the news for you: LIV KRISTINE IS NOW AN OFFICAL SECOND SINGER IN MIDNATTSOL!!   Some time ago we discussed with Liv that she would support us on our upcoming album as a special guest....Read More »
  • Warrel Dane Lead Vocalist For Sanctuary and Nevermore Dies From Heart Attack

    Warrel Dane Lead Vocalist For Sanctuary and Nevermore Dies From Heart Attack

    The singer was working on his second solo album at the time of his death. Dane apparently suffered a heart attack during the night and could not be revived. He was 56 years old. Sanctuary released four studio albums and one live EP.  Nevermore released seven studio albums. Both bands were critically acclaimed. Dane was trained for five years as an opera singer and utilized a very broad vocal range, spanning from notes as low as...Read More »
  • MAGNUM Release Lyric Video For New Single “Without Love”

    MAGNUM Release Lyric Video For New Single “Without Love”

    British rock icons Magnum have released a new digital single and lyric video today. The new song “Without Love” is taken from the forthcoming studio album “Lost On The Road To Eternity”.   You can watch the lyric video here: Lost On The Road To Eternity has been scheduled for release bySteamhammer/SPV on January 19th as 2 CD digipak version incl. bonus live disc, 2LP colored version, download and stream: https://Magnum.lnk.to/LostOnTheRoadToEternity Track Listing: CD 1 1. Peaches and Cream 4:54 2. Show Me Your Hands 5:45 3. Storm Baby 6:13 4. Welcome to the Cosmic...Read More »
  • LADY BEAST Release Official Video for Title Track from ‘Vicious Breed’

    LADY BEAST Release Official Video for Title Track from ‘Vicious Breed’

    Pittsburgh heavy metal heroes LADY BEAST have released the official video for the title track from recently released Cruz Del Sur Music album Vicious Breed. Those with a hankerin’ for scorching U.S. Heavy Metal are strongly encouraged to visit the following link: https://youtu.be/ykXZ57b9460 Vicious Breed is out now on Cruz Del Sur Music. Stream the album in its entirety at the following link. https://ladybeast.bandcamp.com/album/vicious-breed CD:   https://goo.gl/ZpXRmC Vinyl LP: https://goo.gl/YV7ewd Recorded at +/- Studios in Pittsburgh under the supervision of Jason Jouver, Vicious Breedis LADY...Read More »
  • SAVAGE MACHINE Reveal ‘Abandon Earth’ Album Details, Video Teaser Posted

    SAVAGE MACHINE Reveal ‘Abandon Earth’ Album Details, Video Teaser Posted

    Danish old school heavy metal band, SAVAGE MACHINE, will release their first full-lenght album ‘Abandon Earth‘ on January 19, 2018. The album is produced, mixed and mastered Tommy Hansen (Helloween, Jorn, Pretty Maids) at Jailhouse Studios. A video teaser can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/dChqYYpp80g The cover artwork was made by Mario E. Lopez M. (Iron Maiden, Megadeth, King Diamond, Metal Church). Tracklist: 1. Exodus 2. Age Of Machines 3. The Hunter 4. Time Traveler 5. Behind the Veil 6. Fourth Dimension 7. Fall Of Icarus 8. Event...Read More »
  • ORPHANED LAND Release Music Video for “Like Orpheus (ft. Hansi Kürsch)”

    ORPHANED LAND Release Music Video for “Like Orpheus (ft. Hansi Kürsch)”

    Oriental metal pioneers, ORPHANED LAND, have just released the music video and digital single for their new song “Like Orpheus”, taken from their upcoming album “Unsung Prophets & Dead Messiahs”, which will be released on January 26, 2018. “Like Orpheus” features guest vocals by no other than Blind Guardian’s Hansi Kürsch. Kürsch comments, “What a marvelous song. I heard it and fell in love with it immediately.  What keeps me so thrilled about it is this perfect blend...Read More »
  • OBITUARY Share “Brave” Music Video

    OBITUARY Share “Brave” Music Video

    Death metal legends OBITUARY have shared a brand new music video for “Brave”, the opening track off their critically acclaimed, self-titled 10th studio album. The video, which depicts the band enjoying a day of practice and backyard shenanigans at their home studio outside of Tampa, FL was directed by Shaun Egger and can be viewed via YouTube HERE.   Additionally, OBITUARY have announced a month long Spring 2018 European headlining tour. The tour begins March...Read More »
  • MONSTER MAGNET – Announce New Album “MINDFU*KER”

    MONSTER MAGNET – Announce New Album “MINDFU*KER”

    It’s been more than a year since the first rumors spread about a newMONSTER MAGNET album and that the band was preparing to enter the studio in Fall 2016. During the band’s European Summer tour it finally got confirmed what the fans around the world were so desperately hoping for to be true. Mastermind Dave Wyndorf stated that the long awaited new studio record is going to be (quote) “full-ahead Detroit-style, early 70s, MC5 and Stooges...Read More »
  • Smithereens Lead Singer Pat Dinizio Dead At 62

    Smithereens Lead Singer Pat Dinizio Dead At 62

    Pat Dinizio lead vocalist for the alternative band The Smithereens has passed away. No further details have been made available at this time. The remaining members of the Smithereens have posted the following tribute on Facebook: A message from Jim Babjak, Dennis Diken, and Mike Mesaros: Today we mourn the loss of our friend, brother and bandmate Pat DiNizio. Pat had the magic touch. He channeled the essence of joy and heartbreak into hook-laden three...Read More »
  • SAVAGE MESSIAH Release New Video For “Eat Your Heart Out”

    SAVAGE MESSIAH Release New Video For “Eat Your Heart Out”

    British heavy metal act, SAVAGE MESSIAH, just released a new video for their song “Eat Your Heart Out”, taken from the recently released album “Hands Of Fate”! Frontman David Silver comments, “When we were asked if we wanted to produce a ‘live’ video as our next project, we in the band jumped at the idea. I’ve always felt that the best way to communicate with people is for them to get an idea of what we’re about in...Read More »
  • SLAUGHTER VOCALIST MARK SLAUGHTER PREMIERES NEW SINGLE “HALFWAY THERE”

    SLAUGHTER VOCALIST MARK SLAUGHTER PREMIERES NEW SINGLE “HALFWAY THERE”

    Legendary SLAUGHTER vocalist Mark Slaughter has released a promo video for “HALFWAY THERE”the title track, and third single from his sophomore solo release HALFWAY THERE, in stores now from EMP LABEL GROUP. Video by: Melody Myers Slaughter says, “Halfway There, the concept with the album, and the song, is about life and how fast it goes. “Here I go, I’m halfway there.” It’s not a negative thing; it’s just a realization. It’s life. On the other side of that, I have been...Read More »
  • Shiraz Lane To Release New Album “Carnival Days” on February 23rd

    Shiraz Lane To Release New Album “Carnival Days” on February 23rd

    Frontiers Music Srl are pleased to announce the release of the sophomore album from Finland’s Shiraz Lane, “Carnival Days” on February 23, 2018. The title track is now available for your listening pleasure Pre-order the album here: http://radi.al/ShirazLaneCarnivalDays The band has also launched a PledgeMusic campaign with album pre-orders & rarities here: http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/shiraz2nd “Carnival Days is a record we are sincerely proud of and feel like this is a step closer to the core of our spirit as a band....Read More »
  • Ministry Releases First Single and Video From New Album AmeriKKKant

    Ministry Releases First Single and Video From New Album AmeriKKKant

    Tour dates: Mar. 22 – Anaheim, CA @ House Of Blues (buy tickets) Mar. 23 – Ventura, CA @ Ventura Theatre (buy tickets) Mar. 24 – Las Vegas, NV @ Brooklyn Bowl (buy tickets) Mar. 26 – Sacramento, CA @ Ace Of Spades (buy tickets) Mar. 28 – Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater (buy tickets) Mar. 29 – Vancouver, BC @ Vogue Theater (buy tickets) Mar. 31 – Edmonton, AB @ Union Hall (buy tickets)...Read More »
  • A KILLER’S CONFESSION SET TO EMBARK ON A VERY KILLER CHRISTMAS TOUR

    A KILLER’S CONFESSION SET TO EMBARK ON A VERY KILLER CHRISTMAS TOUR

    A Killer’s Confession, the band led by former Mushroomhead vocalist Waylon Reavis is gearing up to embark on winter tour branded “A Very Killer Christmas Tour”.  Joining A Killer’s Confession on the trek will be Awake At Last and You Are A Toy. In addition to the upcoming tour, A Killer’s Confession has just released two brand new songs entitles “I Wish” and “Angels On The Outside” via their own label AKC GLOBAL.  Both songs were produced and recorded by Sahaj Ticotin.  The lyric video for “Angel On The Outside”...Read More »
  • JOHN 5 AND THE CREATURES to Release “It’s Alive!” Live Album in January

    JOHN 5 AND THE CREATURES to Release “It’s Alive!” Live Album in January

    OHN 5 and The Creatures (bassist Ian Ross and drummer Logan Miles Nix) are set to release a brand new live album, It’s Alive!, in January. Becoming available on Thursday, January 25, 2018, It’s Alive! is the first album released by the world-renowned guitarist to be featured on vinyl. A stunning 24-page, full color tour book covering the JOHN 5 and The Creatures tour journeys so far will also be available for separate purchase. Pre-orders are available now at www.john-5.com/store, with more options coming soon. Fans...Read More »
  • ICED EARTH Debut New Music Video for Single, “Black Flag”

    ICED EARTH Debut New Music Video for Single, “Black Flag”

    Ready to board! Here it comes: US metal masters ICED EARTH have released a jaw-dropping new video for the song “Black Flag” from the current masterpiece, “Incorruptible”. “Black Flag” is one of the most epic tunes on “Incorruptible” and a monumental elegy of treason, oppression and the fight for freedom. Get “Incorruptible” (incl. “Black Flag”, “Great Heathen Army”, “Raven Wing”, “Clear The Way (December 13th, 1862)”, “Seven Headed Whore” as well as five more killer tunes)  on...Read More »
  • VOODOO CIRCLE: New album “Raised On Rock” coming in February!

    VOODOO CIRCLE: New album “Raised On Rock” coming in February!

    If you consider the songs on VOODOO CIRCLE’s new album “Raised On Rock” to be an indicator of the current emotional condition their most important protagonists find themselves in, there seems to be no reason to worry about band founder, guitarist and main composer Alex Beyrodt in particular. Thanks to Beyrodt’s excellent songwriting – as usual inspired by renowned sources such as Whitesnake, Rainbow, Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin and Jimi Hendrix – and his outstanding guitar performance which...Read More »
  • NAPALM DEATH Announce “Coded Smears And More Uncommon Slurs” Compilation Release

    NAPALM DEATH Announce “Coded Smears And More Uncommon Slurs” Compilation Release

    UK’s grindcore pioneers NAPALM DEATH are happy to announce the release of a special 2CD, 2LP and Digital Download compilation entitled “Coded Smears And More Uncommon Slurs” for March 2018 via CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS. This special release will include a total of 31 songs in a playing time of over 90 minutes compiling rarities and exclusive earworms spanning 2004-2016 from the whirling gene pool of noise that is NAPALM DEATH. The release’s cover artwork, created by longtime visual partner...Read More »
  • KOBRA AND THE LOTUS PREMIERE BRAND NEW VIDEO FOR HELL ON EARTH!

    KOBRA AND THE LOTUS PREMIERE BRAND NEW VIDEO FOR HELL ON EARTH!

    Now On Tour With Beyond The Black! Prevail I, the latest offering by Canada’s finest metal export KOBRA AND THE LOTUS, has been successfully released in May 2017 on Napalm Records. This is a true rock juggernaut full of blistering guitars, pounding rhythms and haunting vocal melodies taking the listener on a sonic journey. Produced by Jacob Hansen (Volbeat, Amaranthe, Epica etc) and mastered by Grammy award winning Ted Jensen, Prevail I has undoubtedly ushered the band to a...Read More »
  • CRASHDÏET introduces new vocalist

    CRASHDÏET introduces new vocalist

    Straight from CRASHDÏET: Hello DïetHeads! First of all, we would like to thank you all for the tremendous support and patience, even though we’ve been mostly silent for the last few years, we’ve always felt your love! We are now entering the next chapter in this crazy world of CRASHDÏET. With that said, we would like to introduce a new member of the family… From Stockholm, Sweden: Gabriel Keyes! He is the new lead singer of...Read More »
  • Lillian Axe Announce New Album And New Single

    Lillian Axe Announce New Album And New Single

    Steve Blaze has announced the following update on the new Lillian Axe release: I am very happy to announce the release of the first song from our upcoming album, “From Womb to Tomb.” This song is called “The Weeping Moon,”and will be released as a single for download on January 19th! Here is the official artwork for the release done by the amazing Todd Schmidt. This track was going to be the bonus track for...Read More »
  • FINISH HARD ROCKERS SANTA CRUZ PLOT RETURN TO AMERICA

    FINISH HARD ROCKERS SANTA CRUZ PLOT RETURN TO AMERICA

    The “debaucherous and flamboyant” (Rolling Stone) hard rock quartet SANTA CRUZ – whose raucous new album “Bad Blood Rising” recently debuted at #5 in their native Finland – will make their long-awaited return to America in early 2018, when they will take part in Fozzy’s “Judas Rising” U.S. tour. The trek – which also features Through Fire and Dark Sky Choir – kicks off in New Orleans on Feb. 28 and wraps up in Hampton Beach, N.H....Read More »
  • WARBRINGER Kick Off West Coast Run With Darkest Hour and Exmortus

    WARBRINGER Kick Off West Coast Run With Darkest Hour and Exmortus

    WARBRINGER released their highly anticipated and critically acclaimed album, Woe to the Vanquished, earlier this year via Napalm Records.  Following the release of the album, WARBRINGER have been on the road across the globe causing global devastation. Tonight WARBRINGER return to the road for a string of West Coast dates supporting Darkest Hour.  Opening the shows will be Exmortus.  In addition to the dates supporting Darkest Hour, WARBRINGER will also be playing select headline dates.  A complete list of all dates can be found...Read More »
  • Hogan’s Goat Release Official Video for “Annie Off The Rails”

    Hogan’s Goat Release Official Video for “Annie Off The Rails”

    Nashville based rock band Hogan’s Goat has released the Official Music Video for their single “Annie Off The Rails”. Originally premiered on Huffington Post, “Annie Off The Rails” is off of Hogan’s Goat’s self titled, debut album.   Hogan’s Goat tracks mud on your clean carpet. Located in Nashville, TN the band slithers in the swamps of Rock N’ Roll/Metal. A shotgun blast away from the big leagues, HG released their debut album in July of 2017. The...Read More »
  • Blacklite District release their third studio album ‘Instant Gratification’

    Blacklite District release their third studio album ‘Instant Gratification’

    Releasing their second album in less than a year, South Dakota trio Blacklite District follow up the hugely successful ‘To Whom It May Concern’ with another record that pushes the boundaries of the modern rock scene; with a blend of hard rock, alternative, electronic, hip-hop and EDM anthems for the masses. ‘Instant Gratification’ features ten tracks which include ‘Cold as Ice’, whose Minecraft original music video has incredibly amassed over 7 million views within a...Read More »
  • CORNERS OF SANCTUARY complete American Metal Mayhem tour

    CORNERS OF SANCTUARY complete American Metal Mayhem tour

    New Wave of Traditional Heavy Metal band CORNERS OF SANCTUARY(COS) has returned home to Philadelphia fresh off their recent American Metal Mayhem Tour of California earlier this month. The trip, which was sponsored by Metal Babe Mayhem and MBM Music LLC, was the band’s first outing to the West Coast. “We had such a great time and are so happy to have been able to put this all together for COS,” said MBM Music founder Alison...Read More »
  • The Crown returns to Metal Blade Records; completes new album

    The Crown returns to Metal Blade Records; completes new album

    Swedish Death Metal legends The Crown have returned to Metal Blade Records for a multiple album deal! Comments The Crown on the agreement:“We are very honored to be back working with the label that supported us through many albums. The biggest ‘steps’ during our career have been thanks to Metal Blade. We have always had a strong mutual will to make the best possible albums. Now let’s fire up this Death Metal engine again!” The Crown have just finished recording...Read More »
  • Sweden’s GRAFVITNIR to Release ‘Keys to the Mysteries Beyond’ December 15 on Carnal Records

    Sweden’s GRAFVITNIR to Release ‘Keys to the Mysteries Beyond’ December 15 on Carnal Records

    Swedish Black Metal band GRAFVITNIR have announced the December 15 Carnal Records release of new album Keys to the Mysteries Beyond. Watch promo video for the album’s opening track, “Nidhögg,” The driving force behind the band is, and has always been, Occultism and the never-ending quest for the enigmatic emerald of Lucifer. Just like razor sharp claws of a Werewolf move and twists against whirling moonlit Night Skies, the ice-cold blades of Occultism will tear the illusion of the demiurg’s false Creation...Read More »
  • GOTH ROCK BAND MGT TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM, ‘GEMINI NYTE

    GOTH ROCK BAND MGT TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM, ‘GEMINI NYTE

    Following on from the success of the collaboration with Ville Valo (HIM) last year on the MGT cover of ABBA’s classic “Knowing Me Knowing You” (over 2M views on youtube / 300K plays on Spotify), former The Mission/Peter Murphy guitarist Mark Gemini Thwaite has teamed up with vocalist Ashton Nyte of The Awakening to create the upcoming album Gemini Nyte. The duo have signed to legendary US gothic label Cleopatra Records, and will release the sophomore MGT album on February 23, 2018. The new...Read More »
  • ROCKSTAR FRAME ANNOUNCE NEW SINGER KIARA LAETITIA AND LINE UP

    ROCKSTAR FRAME ANNOUNCE NEW SINGER KIARA LAETITIA AND LINE UP

    ROCKSTAR FRAME ANNOUNCE NEW SINGER KIARA LAETITIA AND LINE UP Hard-rockers Rockstar Frame have announced their return. Through a Facebook statement on Tuesday, Max Klein, founder and drummer, has brought to light commitment issues from former band members and announced a new singer was going to be revealed. Today, Rockstar Frame (RSF) announce that new vocalist is Kiara Laetitia, who is known for her vocal duties in Skylark from 2004 to 2011, her cooperation with David DeFeis and founding of her record label Musicarchy Media in...Read More »
  • TENGGER CAVALRY Unveil First Album Details! ‘Cian Bi’ Coming In February 2018

    TENGGER CAVALRY Unveil First Album Details! ‘Cian Bi’ Coming In February 2018

    Nothing is impossible! TENGGER CAVALRY teach the greatness of every sound symbiosis: With a mighty mix out of Mongolian overtone singing and violin empowered folk metal these New York mind blasters create something special and unique. And here it is: TENGGER CAVALRY‘s sixth record and Napalm Records’ debut titled ‘Cian Bi‘, set to be released on February 23rd2018! ‘Cian Bi‘ stands for the name of an ancient nomadic tribe that immigrated into Northern China to merge cultural differences. The band’s...Read More »
  • British Metal Legends SAXON Release Music Video for New Album Title Track “Thunderbolt”

    British Metal Legends SAXON Release Music Video for New Album Title Track “Thunderbolt”

    New Album, Thunderbolt, out February 2, 2018 via Militia Guard (Silver Lining Music) Pre-Order Here   SAXON Touring North America in 2018 with Judas Priest and Black Star Riders   British heavy metal giants SAXON recently announced the release of their upcoming 22ndstudio album, Thunderbolt, scheduled to hit stores on February 2, 2018 via the Militia Guard label (Silver Lining Music). Thunderbolt was produced by legendary producer Andy Sneap and will feature original artwork by long time SAXON collaborator Paul Raymond Gregory. The new album follows the...Read More »
  • Outshine releases new album!

    Outshine releases new album!

    OUTSHINE – ‘1313’ New album out February 23rd 2018 Outshine new album “1313” – Back from 4 agonizing years A robbed tour bus where everything was lost. Swedish Tax Authorities, without a shred of proof, issuing a huge fine, stating “music is not a real occupation”. A long legal process that finally was won spring 2017. All this is reflected in Outshine´s new album “1313”. The resurrection After a tour with Paradise Lost the Outshine tour...Read More »
  • New Releases From Operation Mindcrime, JONO and Down ‘N Outz Available Now Via Frontiers Music Srl

    New Releases From Operation Mindcrime, JONO and Down ‘N Outz Available Now Via Frontiers Music Srl

    Today sees the release of six highly anticipated releases from Frontiers Music Srl, including Operation Mindcrime, JONO and Down ‘N Outz. Operation Mindcrime’s third and final album of their trilogy “The New Reality” is available now.  Buy or stream the album here:http://radi.al/TheNewReality The press reaction to the album has been nothing short of exceptional: Operation: Mindcrime bring forth a fitting third installment with The New Reality. Tate has shown no signs of slowing down nor should he as his vocals and songwriting talents prove strong...Read More »
  • Classic Metal Album By Lion Being Reissued In Limited Edition Release

    Classic Metal Album By Lion Being Reissued In Limited Edition Release

    LION’s highly sought after Dangerous Attraction is considered a hard rock masterpiece of the highest order by many fans of the genre.  The album, the band’s first full length, was originally issued by Scotti Bros in 1987 and featured a reworking of their independent hit “Powerlove.”  The remastered reissue also includes the “Transformers” theme song as well as a 16 page booklet, extensive liner notes detailing the band’s history written by Chris Leibundgut and is limited to...Read More »
  • CAELESTIA Release ‘Chamber of Torments’ Music Video

    CAELESTIA Release ‘Chamber of Torments’ Music Video

    Greek Symphonic Extreme Metal band, CAELESTIA, have releases a new music video for the song ‘Chamber of Torments‘. The track is taken from the new album ‘Thanatopsis‘, out on December 8th via EMP Label Group/SPV. The album was mixed and mastered at Fredman Studios (Gothenburg, Sweden) by Fredrik Nordström(Dream Evil). CAELESTIA is: Dimitra Talamantes Vintsou – Vocals Nikos Palivos – Vocals Vassilis Thomas – Guitars Socratis Panagouleas – Drums Stelios Varotsakis – Bass Vangelis Evangelou – Guitars The tracking & editing of the...Read More »
  • Pretty Boy Floyd Release “Feel The Heat” (Official Music Video)

    Pretty Boy Floyd Release “Feel The Heat” (Official Music Video)

    Frontiers Music Srl. Is excited to announce the new video from Pretty Boy Floyd- FEEL THE HEAT!!!  The video gives you a taste on what to expect from Pretty Boy Floyd- “Public Enemies” OUT NOW! Kristy Majors says “The “feel the heat” video took over 24 hours to shoot with the amazing Matt Zane directing. Matt brought our vision to life in making an old school modern video”.    PRETTY BOY FLOYD- “Public Enemies” album is available...Read More »
  • NECROPHOBIC Announce New Album “Mark Of The Necrogram” out February 23, Unveil Cover Art

    NECROPHOBIC Announce New Album “Mark Of The Necrogram” out February 23, Unveil Cover Art

    The return of Satan’s scornful legions! “Mark Of The Necrogram” is the title of NECROPHOBIC’s upcoming new studio album, which is set to be released on CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS on February 23, 2018. Following the path of true Satanic death metal ever since their genesis in 1989, NECROPHOBIC look back on a discography filled with classics, be it the band’s infamous debut album “The Nocturnal Silence” (1993), the sinister “Bloodhymns” (2002) or the all-engulfing beast “Death To All” (2009). “Mark Of...Read More »
  • UNBUILT Magazine Featuring D. Randall Blythe (Lamb Of God) and Alex Skolnick (Testament) are available hand-signed for pre-order now.

    UNBUILT Magazine Featuring D. Randall Blythe (Lamb Of God) and Alex Skolnick (Testament) are available hand-signed for pre-order now.

    Pre-Orders for UNBUILT Magazine’s Issue 04 are Now Live!   Featuring Editorial by D. Randall Blythe (Lamb of God), Alex Skolnick (Testament, Alex Skolnick Trio), Sara Taylor (Youth Code), and More! $1 from every sale of UNBUILT will go to help those in need around the world! Read more below.   Cover image by D. Randall Blythe   Limited to just 250 signed, hand-numbered copies worldwide, Issue 04 of UNBULT continues the unique printing and binding style...Read More »
  • VISIONS OF ATLANTIS Reveal Album Details and Premiere First Video!

    VISIONS OF ATLANTIS Reveal Album Details and Premiere First Video!

    Symphonic metal masters VISIONS OF ATLANTIS once more set sail to oceanic myths and the eternal dream of the sunken continent! Titled ‘The Deep & The Dark‘ and set for a release on February 16th 2018 on Napalm Records, with their upcoming seventh studio album VISIONS OF ATLANTIS showcase all musical facettes of the genre with a breathtaking classic Symphonic Metal album. Now the band fronted by the fascinating voice of Clémentine Delauney unveiled their album artwork and track list for ‘The...Read More »