• newKILLSWITCH ENGAGE Releases 'Us Against The World' Video
    KILLSWITCH ENGAGE has released the official video for "Us Against The World", a track from the band's latest album, "Atonement". The footage is culled from KILLSWITCH ENGAGE's August 2021 livestream event that took place at The Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts — the site of many iconic and me…
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  • newAS I LAY DYING Releases New Song 'Roots Below'
    San Diego metallers AS I LAY DYING have released a new song called "Roots Below". You can now listen to the track below.Frontman Tim Lambesis comments: "Its exciting to be working on music again after some downtime."'Roots Below' was originally a B-side leftover from when we recorded [the 2019 a…
    - 10 hours ago 24 Sep 21, 2:10am -
  • newGUNS N' ROSES Officially Drops New Song 'Hard Skool'
    GUNS N' ROSES has just dropped a brand new song called "Hard Skool". The track, which had the working title "Jackie Chan", was originally recorded during GN'R's "Chinese Democracy" era but was eventually omitted from that album. Short clips of the song were later posted online and a full version was…
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  • newSLIPKNOT's COREY TAYLOR Opens Up About JOEY JORDISON's Death: 'It's A Damn Tragedy'
    SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor has called the recent passing of Joey Jordison "a damn tragedy."The founding SLIPKNOT drummer's family confirmed that Jordinson died "peacefully in his sleep" on July 26 of an unspecified cause. He was 46 years old.Taylor addressed Jordison's death publicly for the…
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  • newDisgruntled Fan Crashes Car Into Club During P.O.D. Concert: Photos, Video
    Two people were arrested earlier this week after they crashed a car into a Birmingham, Alabama club where P.O.D., FROM ASHES TO NEW and ALL GOOD THINGS were performing.According to the Birmingham Police Department, the suspects allegedly drove their car into the Zydeco Bar shortly before 10:30 p.m…
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  • newWatch ACE FREHLEY Perform In Boston
    Fan-filmed video footage of Ace Frehley's September 21 performance at Leader Bank Pavilion in Boston, Massachusetts as the support act for Alice Cooper can be seen below.Ace's setlist was as follows:01. Rocket Ride (KISS song)02. Parasite (KISS song)03. Strutter (KISS song)04. She (KISS song)…
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  • newROB HALFORD Explains JUDAS PRIEST's 'Gigantic, Huge, Inflatable Bull'
    JUDAS PRIEST's first pandemic-era tour, the rescheduled "50 Heavy Metal Years" North American trek, kicked off on September 8 in Reading, Pennsylvania and will conclude on November 5 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Asked in a new interview with LifeMinute what fans can expect to see at each concert on…
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  • newWHITECHAPEL Shares Music Video For New Song 'A Bloodsoaked Symphony'
    Knoxville, Tennessee death metallers WHITECHAPEL will release their new album, "Kin", on October 29 via Metal Blade Records.For a another preview of the record, a music video for "A Bloodsoaked Symphony", directed by David Brodsky of MyGoodEye, can be viewed below.At this stage in the game, the…
    - 20 hours ago 23 Sep 21, 4:12pm -

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Metalhead Zone

  • newRobert Halford Shares If He Had Bad Blood With His Judas Priest Bandmates When He First Left
    Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford opened up about the time when he spent 11 years away from the band during a recent interview with Classic Rock. According to the singer, they never had a feud that led to his departure, and he instantly missed his bandmates following his exit. For those of you who m…
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  • newDee Snider Reflects On The Power Of Grunge Destroying Hair Metal
    During a recent interview with Consequence, Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider discussed hair metal and grunge as genre names. He stated that no band likes to be labeled as such but, they have tried to embrace it to overcome it. The singer also talked about whether or not grunge destroyed hair metal. Twi…
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  • newBrian May Explains Why Freddie Mercury Acted Like Robert Plant On Stage
    Queen lead guitarist Brian May spoke to BBC Radio and opened about late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury’s characteristics saying that he pretended to be Led Zeppelin’s lead vocalist Robert Plant. As you probably know, Queen has become a cult band in the rock scene with their iconic records, aston…
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  • newSammy Hagar Compares His Impact To The Beatles
    Press-Telegram recently interviewed former Van Halen frontman Sammy Hagar and during their conversation, the Red Rocker claimed that he had a great influence on his audience during his stage performances, similar to The Beatles years ago. As you may know, Hagar started his professional music career…
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  • newDave Mustaine Recalls Punching James Hetfield, ‘I Was Definitely Dangerous’
    Megadeth’s founder Dave Mustaine recently talked about his earlier days when he was a drug addict and alcoholic. He explained how his habits created problems between him and his former bandmate James Hetfield and recalled punching Hetfield. Before he founded Megadeth in 1984, Mustaine was in Metal…
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  • Corey Taylor Confirms The Release Of New Slipknot Album’s Teaser
    Slipknot singer Corey Taylor recently gave an interview to Eddie Trunk, during which he talked about the upcoming Slipknot record. Earlier this year, Shawn ‘Clown’ Crahan revealed that the band is working on releasing their seventh studio album in 2021, named ‘Look Outside Your Window.’ Als…
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  • Rob Halford Shares Opinions On Slayer And Angel Of Death
    Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford talked about Slayer and their song ‘Angel Of Death’ during a recent appearance on Rolling Stone magazine. In the conversation, Rob admitted that he really likes extreme metal music bands such as Slayer and has always been a fan of the band since the first day he…
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  • Why Ozzy Osbourne Thought Zakk Wylde Wanted To Kill Him
    Zakk Wylde made a recent appearance on the Talking Metal podcast and recalled the time when Ozzy Osbourne thought he wanted to kill him. Zakk Wylde is a talented musician mainly known for his successful career as the lead guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne and as the frontman of Black Label Society. Wylde…
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Metal Temple

  • newSANDSTONE: Are Back with New Album "Epsilon Sky."
     New SANDSTONE album entitled "Epsilon Sky" out on November 5th, 2021 via Limb Music!You can't keep a good thing down! After the release of their seminal 4th album "Delta Viridian" in 2013, and extensive touring, SANDSTONE took a break to get back to basics and re-imagine the band going fo…
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  • newFROM FALL TO SPRING: Signs with Arising Empire.
     Made in Germany - The identical twins Philip and Lukas Wilhelm, both in charge of vocals and guitar, keyboard player Simon Triem, bass player León Arend and drummer Benedikt Veith are showing off the new standard within the scene with their first single 'Black Heart' via Arising Empire.T…
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  • newSUMA: Upcoming Anniversary Reissues.
     Malmö, Sweden-based outfit SUMA has been spreading the plague of their sonic weight, doom-ridden hallucinatory noiserock, over the world for the past two decades. To celebrate their 20th band anniversary in style, the sludge and doom heavyweights are reissuing their impressive back catal…
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  • newEMPYREAL SORROW: To Release New EP "Harm(ony) Within."
     The Cult of Sorrow is back with a vengeance!EMPYREAL SORROW seemed to emerge from the void with their debut album PRÆY in 2020. And yet - with excited reactions hailing from both new fans and the media, the band successfully showcased their intention and ability to leave a memorable foot…
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  • newTHE DEVIL's TRADE: Announce Fall Tour with Amenra.
     Dark singer-songwriter act THE DEVIL'S TRADE has announced new European tour dates as special guest for AMENRA this fall. The tour will kick off at the Peterskirche venue in Leipzig (DE) this weekend and visits 6 more countries before a final curtain at L'Etage in Rennes (FR). A full list…
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  • newNILE: Sign with Napalm; Announce 2022 Tour.
     Originally hailing from Greenville, South Carolina, international death metal legends NILE have become one of the most revered names in the worldwide heavy metal scene today, combining extreme traditional and technical death metal styles with their trademarked blend of Ancient Egyptian an…
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  • newGAAHLS: Announce '"The Humming Mountain' EP.
     Norwegian extreme metal formation GAAHLS WYRD are now announcing their new EP 'The Humming Mountain'. The 5-track EP will be released via Season of Mist on November 5. The band has furthermore released the first track "The Humming Mountain", which can be heard at the official Season of Mi…
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  • newGEMINI SYNDROME: Announce Fall 2021 "Initiation" Tour.
     LA alternative metal band GEMINI SYNDROME have just announced dates for their first headline tour in support of their long-awaited new studio album 3RD Degree – The Raising. The band will be joined on the first leg of the tour by Ovtlier, and on the second leg by Oh! The Horror. Also jo…
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Metal Injection

  • newVolbeat - Announce & Detail Eight Studio Album
    <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=2788&bandname=Volbeat>Volbeat</a> are pleased to announce their new studio album, <i>Servant Of The Mind</i>, to be available in stores worldwide from 3rd of December 2021. Alongside disclosed album details you can also check out a lyric video for the new single, call…
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  • newWhitechapel - 'A Bloodsoaked Symphony' Single Launched
    On October 29th, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=3243&bandname=Whitechapel>Whitechapel</a> will release their new album, <i>Kin</i>, via Metal Blade Records. For another preview of the record, an emotionally-charged, disturbing video for new single, "A Bloodsoaked Symphony" (directed by David Brodsk…
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  • new�lf�� - Sign With Dark Descent Records
    Iceland-based black/death metal formation <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=15187&bandname=%26Uacute%3Blf%26uacute%3B%26eth%3B>�lf��</a> and Dark Descent Records have signed a new contract. The first product of this newly sealed collaboration will be the band's debut full length record,…
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  • newLunar Spells - Debut Album Officially Out, Full Stream Available
    Today is the official release day of the <i>Where Silence Whispers</i> debut album from Greek black metal representatives <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=15169&bandname=Lunar+Spells>Lunar Spells</a>. You can listen to the entire offering via YouTube. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=43435>…
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  • newEreb Altor - Drop New Single
    Swedes <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4830&bandname=Ereb+Altor>Ereb Altor</a>, who announced <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=40978">new album release</a> earlier this year, share a brand new single called ''Vargtimman'' (eng. The Wolf Hour). It's available for streaming in the form of an…
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  • newAeon Winds - Working On Material For Next Music Output
    <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8831&bandname=Aeon+Winds>Aeon Winds</a>, atmospheric black metallers from Slovak Republic, are currently hard at work on their third full length instalment and follow-up to 2019's <i>Stormveiled</i>. More info in due time. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=43…
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  • newKissin' Dynamite - Streaming New Song
    After revealing their first single and new album title track, <i>Not The End Of The Road</i>, Germans <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=7038&bandname=Kissin%26%23039%3B+Dynamite>Kissin' Dynamite</a> now present a video clip for the second one, "What Goes Up". The new album will be out on January 21st,…
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  • newGaahls Wyrd - Will Put Out New EP Soon, Share Details
    Norway's <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=10217&bandname=Gaahls+Wyrd>Gaahls Wyrd</a> are announcing their new EP, entitled <i>The Humming Mountain</i>. The 5-track music output will be released via Season Of Mist on November 5, 2021. The band have furthermore released the first track, "The Humming Mo…
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  • newGaahls WYRD streaming new song “The Humming Mountain;” reveal details for mini-album
        Dark metal outfit Gaahls WYRD have announced they will release a five-song mini album, The Humming Mountain, on November 5th via Season of Mist. To celebrate the mini-record announcement, the group has unveiled the title track. Three of the tracks were originally planned to appear on the group…
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  • newMe And That Man share “Angel of Light” video featuring Myrkur
      Behemoth’s Adam “Nergal” Darksi’s darkened folk project Me And That Man, are gearing up for their sophomore effort, New Man, New Songs, Same Shit, Vol.2, out November 19 via Napalm Records. Today (23rd),  the group released a video for their latest single, “Angel of Light,” featuring…
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  • newMetallica share “Whiplash” performance video from intimate San Francisco show
      Metallica have shared a pro-shot performance video of “Whiplash.” The clip was filmed during the group’s surprise intimate show last Thursday (16th), at The Independent in San Francisco.   Watch the clip below:  The post Metallica share “Whiplash” performance video from intimate San…
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  • newWhitechapel share brutal video for new single “A Bloodsoaked Symphony”
        Whitechapel are gearing up for their new album, Kin, out October 29th via Metal Blade Records. Today (23rd), the group has unleashed an emotionally-charged, disturbing video for their new single “A Bloodsoaked Symphony.”   Watch the David Brodsky-directed clip below and pre-order the albu…
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  • newExclusive Album Stream: Tarah Who? – ‘Supposedly A Man’
      Grunge punk duo Tarah Who? Are gearing up for their new album, Supposedly A Man, out tomorrow (24th). The due follows the group’s 2020 EP, 64 Women, dedicated to 64 women detained in an immigration detention center in downtown LA on November 19, 2014, alongside vocalist Tarah Carpenter. Now, th…
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  • newDigital Funko Pop of Iron Maiden’s Eddie coming September 30th
      Funko and the Worldwide Asset eXchange (WAX) have partnered to release a collection of Digital Pop! NFTs of Iron Maiden’s mascot, Eddie. Available on September 30th, fans can get the first ever offering from the company’s Digital Pop! launch with 44 available versions of Eddie as a Digital Po…
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  • newDave Ellefson and The Lucid release their second single “Damned”
      The Lucid is a new project involving former Megadeth bassist and founding member Dave Ellefson, vocalist Vinnie Dombroski of Sponge, guitarist Drew Fortier, and drummer Mike Heller of Fear Factory. The band will reveal their self-titled debut album on October 15 on SpoilerHead Records. The group…
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  • newWatch Foo Fighters special performance at Dreamforce 2021
      Foo Fighters gave a special performance earlier this week (21st), at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA. The band played as a part of Salesforce’s “Dreamforce 2021” event. The band performed for the first time with backup dancers. The Foos Twitter shows footage of the scene with the ca…
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Metal Underground

  • newCreeping Death Premiere New Single “Humanity Transcends”
    With the October 08th release date for Creeping Death‘s new EP “The Edge Of Existence” approaching, the Texan death metal band Creeping Death premiere another single from it. Below you can stream “Humanity Transcends“ via YouTube.Says frontman Resse Alavi: Read More/Discuss on Metal U…
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  • newHear Napalm Death’s Barney Guest On New Mass Worship Single “Portal Tombs”
    Napalm Death vocalist Mark “Barney” Greenway guests on the title track to Mass Worship‘s upcoming new studio full-length “Portal Tombs“. A February 04th release date has been slated for that outing by Century Media.Comment Mass Worship of this new release: Read More/Discuss on Metal U…
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  • newWar Of Ages Premiere New Single “Pyrite”
    A new War Of Ages track named “Pyrite” has premiered online streaming via YouTube for you below. It appears as the second song on their impending new EP “Rhema“, which is scheduled for an October 29th release by Facedown Records. Read More/Discuss on Metal
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  • newFit For An Autopsy Premiere New Track “Far From Heaven”
    Fit For An Autopsy premiere a new single by the name of “Far From Heaven” from their sixth studio album “Oh What The Future Holds”. That record was produced by the band's own guitarist Will Putney and will be released on January 14th through Nuclear Blast.“Oh What The Future Holds”…
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  • newAs I Lay Dying Premiere New Track “Roots Below”
    As I Lay Dying premiere a new sing titled “Roots Below“, which originally was recorded during the sessions for their latest outing “Shaped By Fire“.Tells singer Tim Lambesis: Read More/Discuss on Metal
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  • newMe And That Man Shares New Music Video "Angel Of Light" Myrkur
    Me And That Man, the blues/dark folk/Americana project from Behemoth mastermind, Adam 'Nergal' Darski, have revealed a new song, the soulful blues-rock ballad "Angel Of Light", featuring the entrancing voice of Amalie Bruun (Myrkur). The single is taken from Me And That Man's new studio album, "New…
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  • newWhitechapel Unveils New Music Video "A Bloodsoaked Symphony"
    On October 29th, Whitechapel will release their new album, "Kin," via Metal Blade Records. For a preview of the record, an emotionally-charged, disturbing video for new single, "A Bloodsoaked Symphony" (directed by David Brodsky) can be viewed below.The album will be available in the following for…
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  • newUnearthing the Metal Underground: France's Vortex of End
    The blackened death metal beasts behind the corpse paint that call themselves Vortex of End have been hammering the nails into the flesh and cross since 2005. The unit has unleashed several releases since its inception, but tomorrow (on Friday, September, 24, 2021), Vortex of End will release its fo…
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Antichrist Magazine

  • newReview: Paradox “Heresy II – End Of A Legend” [AFM Records]
    In far 1990 German Thrash/Power Metal band Paradox released Heresy, a conceptual album about Albigensian Crusade. Now, 31 years later in 2021 here comes the sequel of the story, Heresy II – End Of A Legend. Heresy was highly acclaimed by fans, got a lot of positive reviews from critics and made th…
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  • Review: A Pale Horse Named Death “Infernum In Terra” [Long Branch Records]
    In 2010 the former drummer of Type O Negative and Life Of Agony, Sal Abruscato founded his own band, A Pale Horse Named Death, where he mostly continues late Peter Steele’s work: the poignant, depressive and melancholic Doom Metal with deep lyrics, full of desperation and self-hate. In the beginni…
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  • Review: Conception “My Dark Symphony” [Conception Sounds Factory]
    I can’t be the only one who was amazed to hear that Roy Khan and company decided to reform Conception again, especially given the state that Khan had been in some years prior, but alas, their new music just leaves me cold. Vaguely reminiscent of the band’s past at times, My Dark Symphony hints…
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  • Review: Vicious Rumors “Digital Dictator” [Roadrunner Records]
    Although it would take Vicious Rumors three years to release a second album, Digital Dictator would be the definite album of this band and it’s easy to see why. There’s a fair stylistic resemblance to that of Soldiers of the Night, yet Vicious Rumors had definitely stepped up their game. The…
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  • Review: Virtual Annihilation / Postmortem Repugnance
    Think along the lines of maybe, say, Napalm Death (Diatribes) and Cattle Decapitation‘s (To Serve Man), and you have what are probably the two finest death metal/grindcore/thrash bands in the Atlanta-based area… Postmortem Repugnance and Virtual Annihilation. I live not too far off from these gu…
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  • Review: Liholesie “Shamanic Twilight” [Infinite Fog Productions]
    After relatively long break the Russian ritual folk band Liholesie has returned with a brand new album Shamanic Twilight, via Infinite Fog Productions, marking it as number six in its long 20-year career. Liholesie (which translates from Russian as Mirkwood, dark corrupted forest in Tolkien universe…
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  • Review: Apogean “Into Madness”
    Young Canadian band Apogean, based in Toronto, this year has produced independently its first ever release – EP Into Madness. And with it they’ve intended to draw the attention of the lovers of progressive death metal with a loyal attitude towards modern elements. The categorization of musical g…
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  • Review: Smoke Rites “The Rite of the Smoke”
    Let’s be honest here, most of the nowadays “female fronted” metal bands are a generic, run of the mill label product riding the current wave of “Hey, let’s put a good looking chick with no talent and four random guys, write formulaic songs for angry braindead teenagers and let’s call it…
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  • Our New Darwinian Comment Policy
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  • Kaeck Unleashes “Het vurig gemaal” on YouTube

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  • Proscriptor McGovern’s Apsû Announces Release of Self-Titled Debut
    Longstanding mythological metal act Absu collapsed in a series of legal challenges to the name last year, but the core of the band — songwriter Proscriptor McGovern — continues with a new band named Proscriptor McGovern’s Apsû which plans to release its debut Proscriptor McGovern’s Apsû la…
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  • Carcass – Torn Arteries (2021)
    The Carcass guys never wanted to be grindcore; they wanted to be guitar fireworks speed metal, and on this album, they stick to roughly where they were on Heartwork: fast and intricate speed metal and power metal riffs based on established patterns with an ear for melody but linear development. Torn…
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  • Metal Blade Reissues Classic Slayer Releases
    Poised somewhere between speed metal and death metal, Slayer re-invented heavy metal by incorporating punk and classical structures with trademark raging speed, complex arrangements, occult and literary allusions, and intricate rapid-fire guitar solos. Almost forty years after the origin of the band…
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  • Sprecher’s Root Beer
    Not being a fan of soft drinks means that they rarely come into your life, but periodically one manifests itself that makes a strong case for its value. The root beer produced by the Sprecher brewery seems to be one of these. According to the brewery, this beverage contains: carbonated water, glucos…
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  • Ruben Elizondo (1966-2021)
    It is with sadness that we note the passing of Ruben Elizondo, famed Houston-area percussionist for bands such as Imprecation, Adumus, Dark Reign, and Morbus 666. We wish him well in the eternal battle of good versus evil that plays out on the land as well as the lands beyond.
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  • Interview with Jan Kruitwagen of Kaeck (2021)
    Already gaining a lead on all other contenders for the most compelling underground metal album of the year, Kaeck has on Het Zwarte Dictaat made the masterpiece of violent rhythm riffs and melodies that much of the underground wishes it could, combining black metal and war metal with doom metal and…
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  • Avatar – Live Photos from The Sylvee 2021
    Avatar is currently Going Hunting across North America with support from Tallah and Magic Sword! When I saw the tour was making a stop in Madison, Wisconsin at The Sylvee on a Friday night, I knew it was time for a mini road trip to a venue I haven’t shot at before, and I’m glad … Avatar –…
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    (New York, NY) Multi-platinum selling industrial music icons Static-X will bring more of their self-proclaimed “Evil Disco” to the masses with their Rise Of The Machine North American Tour 2022. The 37-date run, produced by Live Nation, kicks off on February 21st in Portland, OR and runs over 5…
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  • The Black Dahlia Murder – Live Photos from Concord Music Hall 2021
    I’m baaaaaaaaaaack! The Black Dahlia Murder kicked off their “Up From the Sewers Tour” with a sold out show Friday night in Chicago, IL at Concord Music Hall with support from Undeath, Rivers of Nihil, Carnifex, and After the Burial. After a year and seven months since my last concert, to say…
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  • TRAGEDY at The Brooklyn Monarch Brooklyn, NY

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  • Withered: “Verloren” Album Review
    Withered are different. I realize many reviewers have stated this about thousands of other bands, but sometimes you get something in your inbox that really stands out. They are not new to the metal tapestry, and they have toured with Mastodon, High On Fire, Dismember, Grave, Watain, 1349, Mayhem, an…
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  • Sojourner: “Perennial” EP Review
    It’s always good to venture out to realms unknown, and while atmospheric black metal is not a genre that I visit often, Sojourner is always enjoyable. On Perennial, Sojourner mix a richly conceived slab of black metal with hints of folk and epic, and with the addition of female vocalist Lucia Amel…
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  • Alestorm: “Live In Tilburg” Album Review
    Since time immemorial, many of us have been fascinated and entertained by the pirate character. From the novel Treasure Island to the movie series Pirates of the Caribbean to an increasing influx of pirate metal, we are captivated by their wild debauchery. Alestorm, known as the world’s favorite p…
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  • Crypta: “Echoes Of The Soul” Album Review
    Formed in 2019, Crypta are an interesting death metal band featuring a conglomeration of women from various other metal walks of life. There is vocalist/bassist Fernanda Lira and drummer Luana Dametto, both former members of Nervosa. Add massive riffs from guitarists Sonia Anubis (Cobra Spell, ex-Bu…
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The Median Man

    VILDHJARTA - MÅSSTADEN UNDER VATTEN Rating Musical Feel Emotion Grandiosity Song / Album Composition Melody Structure Pulse "Lavender Haze." is a monster of a song, slowly turning through and smashing the ground beneath the catapult. "kaos2," slowly shifts and turns, rumbling the snarl. "br…
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  • Alien Force-We Meet Again
    'We Meet Again' by Alien Force Rating Musical Feel Emotion Grandiosity Song / Album Composition Melody Structure Pulse "Set Me Free," thunders down the track, going at a steady pace with the riffs from hell. A song that entertains and captures excitement. "I Decide For You," gets [...]The p…
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  • E-Force-Mindbender
    'Mindbender' by E-Force Rating Musical Feel Emotion Grandiosity Song / Album Composition Melody Structure Pulse "Provocation," is a snarling monster of a song. It doesn't stop it only continues. Growing through the tumulut and hitting everything. "Hellucination," turns through and snarls. bit…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 21, 2:33pm -
  • Hand Of Kalliach-Samhainn
    'Samhainn' by Hand Of Kalliach Rating Musical Feel Emotion Grandiosity Song / Album Composition Melody Structure Pulse "Beneath Starlit Waters,"   slowly turns through the fortuitous movement of time, bringing together energy and octane performance. "Each Uisge," slowly shimmers and shi…
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  • Protector-A Shedding Of Skin
    'A Shedding Of Skin' by Protector Rating Musical Feel Emotion Grandiosity Song / Album Composition Melody Structure Pulse "Mortuary Nightmare," rips everything to shreds. "Face Fear," batters the listener into compliance, terrifying the odds and smashing down everything. "Doomed To Failure,…
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  • Crooked Shapes-Crooked Shapes
    'Crooked Shapes' by Crooked Shapes Rating Musical Feel Emotion Grandiosity Song / Album Composition Melody Structure Pulse "Fire," is an absolute belter of a song. Changing through the tires of the worn road and pressing ahead with thunderous purpose. "Appetite," shimmers [...]The post…
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  • Sweeping Death-Tristesse
    'Tristesse' by Sweeping Death Rating Musical Feel Emotion Grandiosity Song / Album Composition Melody Structure Pulse "The World As Will," comes in with a haunting and swaggering charge. A song that verges between the insane and the eclectic. Shifting and shimmering at will. "Swaggering""A…
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  • Jeff Scott Soto-The Duets Collection Vol 1
    'The Duets Collection Volume I' by Jeff Scott Soto Rating Musical Feel Emotion Grandiosity Song / Album Composition Melody Structure Pulse "Livin The Life,' is an absolute rocker, banging through preconceptions with grace and charm. Soto is on fire. "Mysterious," is another rocker, Soto an…
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  • HRH Goth Fest, Day 2, Leeds, UK
    It was exciting news when the announcements were made back in 2019 for a brand new addition of HRH Festivals – HRH Goth. Little...The post HRH Goth Fest, Day 2, Leeds, UK appeared first on
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  • Eve Of Darkness Book Explores Toronto’s Heavy Metal Scene From 1980-1989
    Saturday, September 25th will make the launch of a very important artifact chronicling the history of the heavy metal music scene in the greater Toronto, Ontario area. On that day, UXB Press will be releasing their newest book, entitled Eve Of Darkness: Toronto Metal in the '80s. This book is a mass…
    - 14 days ago 10 Sep 21, 5:27pm -
  • HRH Sleaze Fest IV, Sheffield, UK
     Finally after a year and half of standstill, HRH Sleaze has returned with its first festival – the 4th edition of HRH Sleaze Fest....The post HRH Sleaze Fest IV, Sheffield, UK appeared first on
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  • The Bobby Lees – Skin Suit LP
    The Bobby Lees Skin Suit LP (Alive Records) It gets said a lot, but it’s only in the moment when one actually hears the...The post The Bobby Lees – Skin Suit LP appeared first on
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  • Teke::Teke – Shirushi LP
    Teke Teke Shirushi LP (Killrockstars) Without question, Teke::Teke is a creature completely in its own quadrant of the pop diaspora. Does that mean that...The post Teke::Teke – Shirushi LP appeared first on
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  • Spencer Burton – Coyote LP
    Spencer Burton Coyote LP (Still Records) The problem that many musicians (particularly those associated with music genres which are usually aligned with “youth” as...The post Spencer Burton – Coyote LP appeared first on
    - 56 days ago 30 Jul 21, 9:59pm -
  • Steve Earle and the Dukes – JT LP
    Steve Earle and The Dukes JT LP (New West Records) The fact is that no parent ever assumes they’ll outlive their children. There’s a...The post Steve Earle and the Dukes – JT LP appeared first on
    - 56 days ago 30 Jul 21, 9:42pm -
  • Garbageface x Wolfagram – Dymaxion LP
    Garbageface x Wolfagram Dymaxion LP (Rap Will Eat Itself Records) Over the last few years, Karol “Garbageface” Orzechowski has used a laptop, a few...The post Garbageface x Wolfagram – Dymaxion LP appeared first on
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Rock Metal Network

  • Lost Division
    Finnish Oulu-based female fronted hard rock band Lost Division is set to release their debut album Cuts And Scars on May 28th 2021 via Inverse Records. Second single Trapped is released today. The band comments: “The second single of the album, Trapped, is punchy and energetic. To counterbalance t…
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    Lektion mit dem Vorschlaghammer❗ Das österreichisch-süddeutsche Metal-Kommando INFECTED CHAOS hält dem verfaulten, pervertierten Teil der Menschheit einen Riesenspiegel direkt vor die Nase. Ja, die Wahrheit, sie ist schmerzvoll. Kreativ geht es bei diesen Hartstahl-Enthusiasten ebenso schonungs…
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    Jetzt wird’s aber echt zünftig! Um der Metal-Szene nach den leidigen und entbehrungsreichen Krisenmonaten von 2020 auch mal wieder eine satte Dosis gute Laune vor den Latz zu knallen, gehen es HEATHEN FORAY nun betont unterhaltsam und humorvoll an! Am 07. Mai 2021 veröffentlichen die Grazer ein…
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    INSAMMER has shared the official music video for its single ” Endless Sky “. The song remains a standout from the band’s upcoming yet untitled album, set for release in autumn 2021. The visual was directed by famous Turkish director Can Katipzade, with production by Roman Jinjaradze. Vika, the…
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  • Insanidade “On Fire”
    Insanidade has just released their most recent material, the music video of the track “On Fire”, second video of the new album “High Speed”, that consists of 12 songs and was produced by the Brazilian producer Gustavo Vázquez of the RockLab studio, and shows all the maturity of the band, wi…
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    One of the newest representatives of Brazilian Old School Thrash Metal, SACRIFIX, have released their powerfully fourth video and single, “Let Him Die”, the first track of their full-lenght debut album “World Decay 19” released in March 21 through the brazilian labels Thrash Or Death Rec…
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    „Seid Ihr bereit für das nächste große Sober Kapitel? FLY – DON´T CRY! Das Wichtigste seid Ihr! Wir freuen uns, dass Ihr an der riesigen Sober Truth Passion teilhabt. Geht mit uns zusammen den weiteren Weg der Mission, das Ziel im Blick, mit Feuer im Kopf und flammendem Herz zuversichtlich i…
    - 36 days ago 19 Aug 21, 7:47pm -
    Die neue EP “Tristesse” stellt den dritten Release der Band dar, und obwohl das Recording während der Covid-Pandemie begonnen hat, haben SWEEPING DEATH bereits kurz nach ihrer letzten LP “In Lucid” (2018) den Entschluss gefasst, als nächstes eine Konzept-EP mit dem thematischen Fokus auf d…
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  • newKëkht Aräkh – Pale Swordsman
    Pressing 'play' and the album begins... I hear the melancholy and the vibe of longing for something in the music almost immediatelyThe post Këkht Aräkh – Pale Swordsman appeared first on MoshPitNation.
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  • Plum Green – Somnambulistic
    Band – Plum Green Album – Somnambulistic Country of Origin – Australia Genre – Dreamfolk Release Date – September 17th, 2021 Label – Nefarious Industries Author – Gareth Mangan   This album was a journey that really came as a surprise to me. Not to say that I had low expectations, but…
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  • Kill The Con Man – Operation Just Cause
    Operation Just Cause bangs hard by going straight for the jugular and never letting go.The post Kill The Con Man – Operation Just Cause appeared first on MoshPitNation.
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  • Devour Every Star – Antiquity
    This album is excellent - dreamy-in-an-unsettling-way and hypnotic - so it doesn’t matter what genre we call it, nor does it matter that it’s entirely instrumental.The post Devour Every Star – Antiquity appeared first on MoshPitNation.
    - 3 days ago 21 Sep 21, 4:12pm -
  • Sol Kia – Zos Ethos
    The intensity of Zos Ethos cannot be understated. ... Let it be the deep experience it’s meant to be.The post Sol Kia – Zos Ethos appeared first on MoshPitNation.
    - 4 days ago 20 Sep 21, 4:04pm -
  • Lorna Shore – …And I Return to Nothingness
    As someone who doesn’t really listen to deathcore all that much, I see this as a release for people who want some crossover between deathcore and black metal.The post Lorna Shore – …And I Return to Nothingness appeared first on MoshPitNation.
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  • Lvcifyre – The Broken Seal
    Band – Lvcifyre Album – The Broken Seal Country of Origin – UK Genre – Black/Death Release Date – September 10, 2021 Label -Dark Descent Records Author – Michael Litteral   Black/death is something that doesn’t have as much to offer compared to other subgenres, or maybe I’m looking…
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    Though each band clearly has their own style, the whole is as cohesive as it is crushing, exquisite as it is eviscerating.The post EXCLUSIVE TRACK STREAM: Vixen Maw – Cur appeared first on MoshPitNation.
    - 8 days ago 16 Sep 21, 3:55pm -

Decibel Magazine

  • newTrack Premiere- Thangorodrim – “Through the Devil’s Door”
    "Chaos is the blood stream of the universe, darkness spreads in a single breath of mother serpent ushered in through the devils door."The post Track Premiere- Thangorodrim – “Through the Devil’s Door” appeared first on Decibel Magazine.
    - 17 hours ago 23 Sep 21, 7:00pm -
  • newExodus Dominate the Latest Decibel Cover! Advance Copies Available Now!
    We have a limited number of advance copies of the November issue of Decibel, featuring our exclusive new picture flexi disc single from doomed heavy metal heroes Khemmis available NOW!The post Exodus Dominate the Latest Decibel Cover! Advance Copies Available Now! appeared first on Decibel Magazine…
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  • newThe Lazarus Pit: Maineeaxe’s ‘Shout It Out’
    Looking back on Maineeaxe’s 1984 debut Shout It Out.The post The Lazarus Pit: Maineeaxe’s ‘Shout It Out’ appeared first on Decibel Magazine.
    - 20 hours ago 23 Sep 21, 4:00pm -
  • newVideo Premiere: Chilling in the Meat Locker with Gorgatron’s “Frost Bitten Amputation”
    The second video from the death metallers' third album will make you have second thoughts about driving alone through the rural outskirts of Fargo.The post Video Premiere: Chilling in the Meat Locker with Gorgatron’s “Frost Bitten Amputation” appeared first on Decibel Magazine.
    - 23 hours ago 23 Sep 21, 1:30pm -
  • Full Beer List Revealed for Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly 2021!
    Here are the 60 different beers that “Metal & Beer” ticket holders are entitled to sample on September 25-26 in Philadelphia!The post Full Beer List Revealed for Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly 2021! appeared first on Decibel Magazine.
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 21, 8:32pm -
  • Full EP Stream: Rude – “Outer Reaches”
    Onward to the Outer Reaches of death metal with old-school practitioners Rude.The post Full EP Stream: Rude – “Outer Reaches” appeared first on Decibel Magazine.
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 21, 7:00pm -
  • Video Premiere: Filth is Eternal — “The Ritual”
    Filth is Eternal brings that pandemic-defying spark of life with a new video for "The Ritual."The post Video Premiere: Filth is Eternal — “The Ritual” appeared first on Decibel Magazine.
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 21, 4:08pm -
  • Demo:listen: Grot
    This week Demo:listen gets the full scoop on Hymns of the Woodland, the debut full-length recording from new USBM duo Grot.The post Demo:listen: Grot appeared first on Decibel Magazine.
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 21, 3:00pm -

  • newFull Album Premiere: Runescarred – The Distant Infinite Expanded Edition
    The Distant Infinite Expanded Edition lands today, 24th September, and we offer you the first chance to give it a listen! The Distant Infinite is is being re-released with six brand new acoustic tracks. Originally forming in 2017, the quintet from Austin Texas have made their mark with their evolvin…
    - 3 hours ago 24 Sep 21, 9:30am -
  • newBloodstock 2021 Video Interview: Primitai
    Fresh from playing double duty at Bloodstock, Primitai clearly enjoyed the chance of playing two very different stage sizes. The band talk about their belated album launch (like many) and how they can fit into many different billings across the metal spectrum. Primitai: official | facebook | tw…
    - 3 hours ago 24 Sep 21, 9:07am -
  • newVolbeat announce new album for December – single out now
    The wait is finally over. Today, multi-platinum Danish band Volbeat announce the release of their eighth studio album, Servant Of The Mind, coming via EMI Records on December 3rd. The new album will be available in standard/digipack CD, deluxe 2LP vinyl (with various limited-edition variants, more i…
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  • newBloodstock 2021 Video Interview: Ghosts of Atlantis
    Ghosts of Atlantis pull back the curtain on how to be at the Sophie stage for an afternoon slot. There’s mention of how you don’t say “no” to an upgrade from the New Blood stage to Sophie, much less to playing the festival itself. Then there’s the misfortune of their guitarist breaking the…
    - 17 hours ago 23 Sep 21, 7:33pm -
  • newAlbum Review: Spiritbox – Eternal Blue
    Vancouver Island’s Spiritbox finally deliver their highly anticipated debut album. Named after the device capable of communicating with the dead, there’s is very much a sense of the paranormal running through all that Spiritbox do. Case in point is opening track “Sun Killer” which has ethere…
    - 18 hours ago 23 Sep 21, 6:35pm -
  • newBloodstock 2021 Video Interview: Son of Boar
    As one of the many bands to sing the praises of Bloodstock, Son of Boar are clearly in high spirits. With the bit between their teeth as Bloodstock serves as a warm-up for them, there’s many more opportunities to see the band over the next twelve months. Son of Boar: facebook | instagram | bandca…
    - 18 hours ago 23 Sep 21, 6:22pm -
  • newNergal’s Me And That Man releases “Angel of Light” featuring Myrkur
    Me And That Man, the blues/dark folk/Americana project from Behemoth mastermind, Adam ‘Nergal’ Darski, has today revealed a brand new song, the soulful blues-rock ballad “Angel of Light” featuring the entrancing voice of Amalie Bruun (Myrkur). The single is taken from Me And That Man’s new…
    - 19 hours ago 23 Sep 21, 5:37pm -
  • newBloodstock 2021 Video Interview: Fellowship
    Sunny weather matches Fellowship’s sunny disposition both on and off stage for our interview with them and dressed far more demurely than their performing garb. Like quite a few bands to appear at Bloodstock, it’s their first gig ever. If you need a short and sweet listen on a break, this is the…
    - 23 hours ago 23 Sep 21, 1:39pm -


The Forgotten Scroll

  • WANTON ATTACK – Wanton Attack
    Hailing from Norrköping, Sweden, WANTON ATTACK is a new heavy metal band consisting of Micael Zetterberg (vocals, drums) and Niklas Holm (guitars, bass). The group was formed back in 2019 and this is their debut -same titled- album. They deliver a very special type of obscure yet powerful Heavy Met…
    - 25 days ago 30 Aug 21, 8:44pm -
  • BLAZON STONE – Damnation

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  • TENTATION – Le Berceau Des Dieux
    There was quite a hype generated lately, about this forthcoming debut full length by TENTATION from Torreilles, Occitanie, France. In fact the band is not a new story and that particular debut album was always their big goal for them, in fact, they have been working on it for the past ten years-. Th…
    - 48 days ago 7 Aug 21, 2:52pm -
  • FATE'S HAND – Fate’s Hand
    I was fine tuned on a positive vibe before I even hear a single track by those newcomers. You know how it goes, a new Heavy Metal band, an obscure name, an “exotic” country of origin -Australia-, and a debut release that categorized under the Mini LP format -for the vinyl edition-. Yes, all my […
    - 60 days ago 26 Jul 21, 5:23pm -
  • CRYSTAL WINDS – Return to the Dark Age
    I still remember the very first time I have checked the music of those Heavy Metallers from Athens, Greece. Their “Scepters of Eternity” demo was quite a good surprise back in 2004 especially for someone who was after some well performed Heavy Metal. For those who do not know I have to point tha…
    - 62 days ago 24 Jul 21, 4:20pm -
  • CRIMSON FIRE – Another Dimension
    Sometimes you just need a good Heavy Metal album. You know how it goes: An album that can be played loud on your speakers while you are sitting back enjoying your vodka, an album that would keep you company during a car ride, an album that would simply offer you full and pure music enjoyment […]
    - 78 days ago 8 Jul 21, 5:22pm -
  • DARK NIGHTMARE – The Dark Demo Years
    Without doubt DARK NIGHTMARE is one of the most important active bands of the Greek Epic / Power Metal scene. Their music and their overall attitude are often mentioned as main influences by various bands of our era. Started back in 1999, they released three demos: “Dark Nightmare” (2001), “Ea…
    - 91 days ago 25 Jun 21, 4:47pm -
  • NASTY – Society’s Knockin’ (Reissue)
    NASTY started back in 1990 rising from the growing Michigan Metal scene of the early 90s. From their very first original compositions, the band delivered a special mixture of Heavy / Power and even Speed Metal. On 1994 they privately released their one and only debut full length album entitled “So…
    - 91 days ago 25 Jun 21, 4:47pm -


  • newGet Everything We Put Out For Just $5/Month - Seriously
    When you get a Ripple Music subscription you get so much cool stuff it's borderline ridiculous. For $5/month you will receive: -Every new release -Select back catalog releases -Exclusive unreleased tracks available literally nowhere else -Discounts on merch, vinyl and more! See it for yourself righ…
    - 7 hours ago 24 Sep 21, 5:30am -
  • Listen To The Premiere Of Alpha Bootis' Debut EP Reboot, "Jump To Alpha Bootis"!
    From the clouds of stardust they came. The time-travelling robots of the Evil Doctor Goldstein. Beset on all sides by tides of steel and fury, our crew had no choice but to abandon ship and jettison themselves aboard an emergency capsule. Stranded in the Serpent’s Nebula, our crew are at their…
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  • The Xroadie Files
    Saliga – Förströelsetrilogin Joakim Hansson - Bass/Organ/Synths , Olof Neumann - Guitar/Drums/Synths , Chris Tolbert - Guitar , Janne Kristiansson - Mandolin   Visa Ur Askan is a very folky renaissance tune that just envelops your spirit. Zauberer close your eyes and let your imagination take…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 21, 5:30am -
  • A Fistful Of Questions With Lisa Mann
         Vocalist.  Bassist.  Guitarist.  Award winning Blues artist!  This edition of Fistful of Questions goes to Lisa Mann.    What is your full name?   Lisa Mann   Do you have any aliases?   White Crone.  That’s my heavy metal alter ego!   What bands are you actively involved with?…
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  • Salem sludge rockers MOTHER IRON HORSE debut new video "The Devil's Work" via Invisible Oranges; new album out November 5th on Ripple Music!
    Salem, Massachusetts sludge rock cultists MOTHER IRON HORSE share all details about their sophomore album 'Under The Blood Moon', to be released November 5th on Ripple Music as part of Blasko's curated series. Embrace the swaggering frenzy of new video "The Devil's Work" now!   With a sound steeped…
    - 4 days ago 20 Sep 21, 5:30am -
  • A Ripple Conversation With Scott O’Dowd Of Cortez.
    When I was a kid, growing up in a house with Cat Stevens, Neil Diamond, and Simon and Garfunkel, the first time I ever heard Kiss's "Detroit Rock City," it was a moment of musical epiphany. It was just so vicious, aggressive and mean. It changed the way I listened to music. I've had a few minor epip…
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  • Joe D. Carpenter - The Book Of Red
    After a 7 month break following the release of the excellent 'Memento Mori', Joe Carpenter is back with a new EP, 'The Book Of Red'. And what can I say? He has finally settled for a style and he does it so well. When he first began to release under his own name each recording differed in style. Lat…
    - 7 days ago 17 Sep 21, 5:30am -

Heavy Mag

  • newFEEDING THE WOLVES With New Single
    Feeding The Wolves present the next single of their upcoming album. Void is out now with a lyric video, showing the album art for the first time. At the same time the band have announced their debut album Antagonist. The twelve song record was produced by Fabio D’Amore (bassist in Serenity and Per…
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  • newHEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS Digi-Mag Issue #46
    VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #46 HERE This past week has seen some big announcements and releases in Australian music, and as such we have a heap of interviews for you. Pandamic, Gutterfire! and Shihad have new albums out or coming out, so we get the lowdown from all of them, plus we speak…
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  • newPremiere: INRETROSPECT ‘Open Eyes’
    InRetrospect takes shape as an inter-county quintet who wish to share their perspective on the insatiable existential conquest that is the modern world by designing sound that combats topics around the constant deterioration of mental health, pain and hardship in its more extreme form. They are deli…
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  • newPANDAMIC Provide Life Tips On New EP
    Sunshine Coast purveyors of noise, Pandamic are finally releasing their latest EP How To Be Happy on October 29. While the band doesn’t profess to know exactly how to do so on a global scale, they bring forth a number of good examples within the six tracks on the EP that is brimming with the […]
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  • newTHORNHILL To Play At UNIFY 2022
    Out of a year of live music misery, one shining beacon of hope was the recent announcement that UNIFY is planning on holding their annual concert next year from January 20 to 23 at Tarwin Lower, South Gippsland. The all – Australian lineup is already impressive after just the first announcement, w…
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  • newREDHOOK With New Track
    Sydney-based alternative-rock trio RedHook today unleash their new single Sentimental Surgery. A loving tribute to the emo music that shaped RedHook’s teen years, Sentimental Surgery lyrically brims with lead singer Emmy Mack’s trademark self-deprecating, tongue-in cheek humour. 90’s-inspi…
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  • newKIMURA Reveal New Single
    Australian metal outfit Kimura have dropped their latest single, Hangman. The song is about losing someone you love who didn’t want to be here any more, and is directly inspired by a close friend who took his life and the damage it caused.
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  • newTHE OMNIFIC With New Single
    Melbourne progressive instrumental trio The Omnific – featuring the unique line-up of two bass players and a drummer – have streamed their new single Fountainhead, from their forthcoming debut record Escapades. The Australian trio’s much anticipated first LP will be released on October 8…
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  • newScattered Hamlet premiere video for “Stereo Overthrow”
    Today we here we have the premiere for the Scattered Hamlet song “Stereo Overthrow”.  The band has this to say about the track and humorous video! “We were really inspired by Rudy Ray More and his journey as “Dolemite.” Here’s a guy that every film distributor laughed at but he knew his…
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  • newBloodmouth – Australia’s Vegan Death/Grind Guerrillas Unleash New Track “Copcrocalypse”
    eaturing members of Canberra’s Ploughshare, Mental Cavity and IEXIST, vegan death/grind guerrillas Bloodmouth have just unleashed a brand new song from their visceral and pulverizing debut LP “Unmanned”, which is scheduled for release on November 19 via Brilliant Emperor Records. Title…
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  • newJoakim Brodén of Sabaton Discusses Touring North America With Judas Priest!
    Interview by Robert Cavuoto Multi-Gold and Platinum Swedish metal band Sabaton have embarked on a North America tour as the main support with Judas Priest. The 35-city trek started on September 8th in Reading, PA, in support of Priest’s “50 Years of Metal.” These shows will mark Sabaton’s fi…
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  • newCREEPING FLESH “Like So Many Before Them” lyric video
    Swedish death metal battalion CREEPING FLESH shoots the first fire from the upcoming album “…And Then the Bombs Came”. “Like So Many Before Them” shows all the destructive power of the Gothenburg five-piece, in an old-school piece of death metal that not only evokes the spirit of veteran…
    - 21 hours ago 23 Sep 21, 3:30pm -
  • ALCATRAZZ – V Promo
    ALCATRAZZ, the mighty Los Angeles-born, guitar-driven heavy metal icons, announce the release of their fifth studio album, aptly titled V, which is set for release via Silver Lining Music on October 15th, 2021. Formed in 1983, ALCATRAZZ became famous for its blend of melodic and progressive rock a…
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  • W.E.B.: Greek Symphonic Extreme Metal Act To Release Colosseum Full-Length November 19th Via Metal Blade Records
    New Video Now Playing + Preorders Available [Photo by Georgina Staikou] View W.E.B.’s “Dominus Maleficarum” visualizer HERE. Athens-based metal outfit W.E.B. will release their Colosseum full-length on November 19th via Metal Blade Records today unveiling the record’s artwork, track listing,…
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  • ARMORED SAINT launches live video for “The Truth Always Hurts”
    On October 22nd, Armored Saint will release a new CD/DVD, Symbol of Salvation Live, via Metal Blade Records, to celebrate the seminal album’s 30th anniversary. A live video for “Symbol of Salvation” can also be viewed at: – where this release is available for…
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    As anticipation grows for the release of their 15th studio album, GRAMMY-nominated and millions-selling progressive music titans Dream Theater are releasing the music video for the first official single “Invisible Monster.” The song comes from their upcoming InsideOutMusic / Sony Music album A V…
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  • Leiru – Idő
    Leiru come from the Hungarian Black Metal scene and they started as the personal project of Leiru, the only founding member since 2004 when they were created. Some years passed and some demos been released, four to be specific, until Sadaist joined the band in 2010 and took over the drums. An EP in…
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  • Siculicidium – A halál és az iránytű
    After their EP release of 2016, ‘Land Beyond the Forest’, Siculicidium return with another, sorter this time, EP called ‘A halál és az iránytű’. So, the duet from Romania, in this EP they present two new compositions, recorded during 2018 and 2019 and finally got released in the 8th of A…
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  • Frozen Wreath Interview 2021
    The post Frozen Wreath Interview 2021 appeared first on OBM.
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  • Siculicidium – Land Beyond the Forest
    It’s been quite a while, since ‘Hosszú út az örökkévalóságba’ their album of 2013, since I listened to a Siculicidium’s release. So let me take it from where i left of and speak about their EP release of 2016 called ‘Land Beyond the Forest’. This was released in 21st of November o…
    - 73 days ago 13 Jul 21, 6:45am -
  • Upir – Possession
    Upir is a new band which comes from the Polish underground scene, they consist of two members and “Possession” is their first full length album. Actually the album is an EP because it contains three Black Metal tracks and three ambient ritualistic, atmospheric tracks of twenty two minutes of dur…
    - 73 days ago 13 Jul 21, 6:41am -
  • Veneror – Percussimus Foedus cum Morte
    Veneror is one of the bands of the new generation of the Italian underground scene. They consist of three members and they were formed in 2008 while they have released a demo and a full length album. “Percussimus Foedus cum Morte” is their first full length album which was released in January of…
    - 73 days ago 13 Jul 21, 6:40am -
  • Unholyath – Antidogma
    Ukrainian scene has always been special to me because, apart from the talent that i think it exists there, the most of the bands put out sincerity and true love for Black Metal. One of those bands is Unholyath which consists of three members, they were formed in 2005 and they have released two full…
    - 73 days ago 13 Jul 21, 6:40am -
  • Solipsism – Trhliny v (ne)skutočnosti
    Solipsism is a three members band from Slovakia, formed in 2018 and Trhliny v (ne)skutočnosti is their first and sole release until now. This release is one of those ones that Sun & Moon records from Romania, likes to present to the world, that is obscure, sophisticated Black Metal from small scene…
    - 92 days ago 24 Jun 21, 6:42am -

  • newRadiohead / Kid A Mnesia celebrates the Kid A and Amnesiac albums
    Radiohead will release Kid A Mnesia in celebration of the 21st anniversary of the albums Kid A and Amnesiac. This triple album release also contains the new album Kid Amnesiae, which is comprised of recording sessions during the creation of the bands third and fourth albums. With alternate versions…
    - 2 hours ago 24 Sep 21, 9:58am -
  • Primitai to host album release show at Camden Underworld
    This Saturday, 25 September 2021, Primitai are putting on a special night to celebrate the release of their acclaimed new album Violence Of The Skies, which sees them push their Heavy Metal roots to the boundary with power and Progressive Metal. The band spent 2020 writing and recording the album ..…
    - 1 day ago 23 Sep 21, 9:16am -
  • Tremonti / Marching In Time is how to follow a masterpiece
    Tremonti unleash fifth studio album Marching In Time in a climate of uncertainty, disconnect and an incredible longing for brighter days. Tremonti – Marching In Time (Napalm Records) Release Date: 24 September 2021 Words: Dany Jones Mark Tremonti immediately springs to mind when you think of attri…
    - 1 day ago 23 Sep 21, 7:47am -
  • Mike Ross Announces UK dates before hitting Spain and Portugal
    Roots rock, blues, and Americana tour-de-force Mike Ross has announced a six-date tour, with the first date in Brighton on 29 September. He will also play the Leek Blues and Americana Festival before heading to Spain and Portugal for twelve dates. “Man, I absolutely can’t WAIT to get back on ...…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 21, 10:53am -
  • Emma Zoldan joins Mistheria on Dream Theatre’s Lord Nafaryus
    Emma Zoldan from Sirenia and pianist Mistheria has released a cover of Lord Nafaryus, which appeared on the Dream Theatre album The Astonishing. “I am very happy and proud to finally share with you the cover I announced some weeks ago,” Emma says. “I had the huge pleasure to collaborate ...Th…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 21, 10:23am -
  • The Offspring / Hull date added to tour supporting the NHS
    The Offspring have added an extra show to their November tour with the new Hull date created to support the NHS and frontline workers. Free tickets will be allocated to local frontline workers, and all proceeds from the show will go to NHS Charities Together. “If not for the hard ...The post The…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 21, 9:15am -
  • Eclipse / Saturday Night (Hallelujah)? “It’s about partying!”
    Sweden’s Eclipse has finished their new album, Wired, which will be out on 8 October, and the band have just released the new party anthem Saturday Night (Hallelujah). “It was another one of those Saturday nights,” Eclipse frontman Erik Martensson told MetalTalk. “At home, but, for the first…
    - 3 days ago 21 Sep 21, 11:50am -
  • Wax On Water / Maya Damaris and Steven Blessing release new electro-grunge single
    From Camden, Wax On Water has released the single Seventh Son, taken from The Drip Part EP, due out on 12 November. All songs are written, performed and produced by lead singer Maya Damaris with Steven Blessing working his dark magic on guitar. “Seventh Son is about how a relationship ...The post…
    - 3 days ago 21 Sep 21, 11:27am -

Rock Feed

  • Slayer’s Kerry King Says Children Of Bodom’s Alexi Laiho Was A “Guitar God”
    Slayer guitarist Kerry King recently paid his respects to Children of Bodom guitarist/vocalist Alexi Laiho.  Speaking to Metal Hammer King said: “Are You Dead Yet? was probably my favorite album by them. Even back then I was like, ‘This is the next dude, this is the next guitar hero.’ He’s…
    - 5 Feb 21, 11:52pm -
  • Otep Shamaya Says Marilyn Manson’s Wife Used To Call Her House Crying
    Otep Shamaya, frontwoman for Otep, has released a statement describing her own experiences with Marilyn Manson. Otep states she was once a huge fan, but that all changed when her ex-girlfriend would receive phone calls from Manson’s current wife Lindsay Usich. Otep’s Facebook post said: “WARNI…
    - 5 Feb 21, 5:05pm -
  • Serj Tankian Releases First Single “Elasticity” From Upcoming EP
    Serj Tankian has just released a music video for his first single “Elasticity” from his upcoming EP of the same name. The EP is set to drop on March 19th. Tankian said that this song was originally written to be a System of a Down song, but with the band not creating new music he […]
    - 5 Feb 21, 4:33pm -
  • Tool Frontman Maynard James Keenan Reveals He’s Had Covid-19 Twice
    Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan was recently interviewed by Apple Music Hits’ George Stroumboulopoulos, where he revealed that he had caught Covid-19 twice in 2020. The second time, he ended up in the hospital. “I don’t know if I said anything online, but I had it twice,” said Keenan. “…
    - 5 Feb 21, 2:27am -
  • Steven Wilson Apologizes To Wolfgang Van Halen For Comments About His Father
    Porcupine Tree founder Steven Wilson was recently interviewed by Face Culture. During the interview Wilson was asked if he was impacted by Eddie Van Halen’s passing.  “Honestly, it didn’t, because I was never a fan,” Wilson said. “I know he’s an extraordinary musician, and it’s always…
    - 4 Feb 21, 10:44pm -
  • Marilyn Manson’s Ex-Wife Dita Von Teese Releases Statement Regarding Abuse Allegations
    Dita Von Teese has just released a statement regarding the abuse allegations against Marilyn Manson and her own experiences with him. Von Teese was with Manson for 7 years, getting married in 2005 until their divorce in 2006.  Von Teese said: “I have been processing the news that broke Monday reg…
    - 4 Feb 21, 6:46pm -
  • Cradle Of Filth Announce Title Of Upcoming New Album
    Cradle of Filth have been busy recording their thirteenth studio album with producer Scott Atkins at Grindstone Studios. Vocalist Dani Filth says the upcoming is “our best album of current years, if not all time.” That’s a pretty high bar to hit. But Dani thinks they’ll clear it with the new…
    - 4 Feb 21, 1:02am -
  • Metallica Will Play Live On Super Bowl Sunday
    Metallica will be performing live this upcoming Sunday, for the first time since their charity streaming event in November 2020, which helped to earn over $1.3 million for the All Within Amy Hands Foundation. The band will be playing live on as part of a special Super Bowl Weekend edition of The  …
    - 3 Feb 21, 10:43pm -

Metal Wani

  • Sammy Hagar’s THE CIRCLE Have Started Working On A New Album
      Sammy Hagar’s The Circle will start working on a new album soon, as confirmed by Hagar on his official Twitter page, where he shared the following: “‘Hippies and Musicians Use Back Door?’ — took a short break, and we got locked out of RCA Studios in Nashville! You can’t stop this m…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 21, 3:54pm -
  • SHARON OSBOURNE Says She Has Received Death Threats Over Racism Accusations: “They Will Kill My Family”
      In a recent interview with, Ozzy Osbourne’s wife, Sharon, recalled the time she received death threats. Here’s what Sharon said: “I definitely went through a difficult patch at the beginning. I found it embarrassing. The humiliation that people would think that I might b…
    - 2 days ago 22 Sep 21, 1:57pm -
  • REVIEW: TREMONTI – “Marching In Time”
    We live in a world where nothing seems real after Joe Exotic and The Tiger King. A world in which a pandemic can demand so much of us, and yet somehow Black Friday continues to offer the customary sight of someone getting kicked in the face over a marginally discounted toaster. A mindless, liminal s…
    - 4 days ago 20 Sep 21, 2:43pm -
  • ACE FREHLEY Is Back On Stage; Watch Him Smash KISS Classics In New Hampshire
      Ace Frehley‘s U.S. tour as the support act for Alice Cooper launched last night (Saturday, September 18) at the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion in Gilford, New Hampshire. This is the first time the original KISS guitarist has hit the road since the pandemic. Ace performed Kiss classics such a…
    - 5 days ago 19 Sep 21, 4:25pm -
  • REVIEW: ARCHSPIRE – “Bleed The Future”
    Every genre, subgenre, and microgenre has its own list of yardstick artists who either invent a particular interpretation of the genre itself or perfect an existing stereotype thereby becoming its new guardians. Technical death metal is no different. If there was ever a yardstick of stuffing in a ne…
    - 5 days ago 19 Sep 21, 4:09pm -
    “Evolution” is a tricky tightrope to walk on in extreme (and every other subgenre) metal. Change too little of the formula and be accused of “rewriting [popular album] for the umpteenth time; change too much and be accused either of “selling out”, “jumping on the latest bandwagon”, or…
    - 5 days ago 19 Sep 21, 4:05pm -
  • ERIC MARTIN Recalls Failed VAN HALEN Audition: “Eddie Said He Hates My Work”
      In a new interview on Appetite for Distortion, Mr. Big singer Eric Martin looked back on his failed Van Halen audition. Here’s what Eric said: “Oh, man, I’m not going there. That’s the biggest thorn in my side. OK, I know what you’re going to say… “I was invited to audition for Van…
    - 5 days ago 19 Sep 21, 3:42pm -
  • ZAKK WYLDE Recalls The Sweetest Thing OZZY OSBOURNE Ever Told Him
      In a new interview with Little Punk People, Zakk Wylde looked back on working on the classic Ozzy album “No More Tears.” Here’s what he said: “I just have nothing but great memories of making that record with Oz. With Ozzy, it’s just a miracle any work ever gets done because we’re alw…
    - 5 days ago 19 Sep 21, 3:37pm -

Distorted Sound

  • newALBUM REVIEW: Infernum in Terra – A Pale Horse Named Death
    When your musical CV records your time as a member of both LIFE OF AGONY and TYPE O NEGATIVE, you’re going to haveThe post ALBUM REVIEW: Infernum in Terra – A Pale Horse Named Death appeared first on Distorted Sound Magazine.
    - 2 hours ago 24 Sep 21, 10:30am -
  • newObscura release new music video for ‘Devoured Usurper’
    OBSCURA have released a new music video! The new music video, for the track Devoured Usurper, is taken from the German progressiveThe post Obscura release new music video for ‘Devoured Usurper’ appeared first on Distorted Sound Magazine.
    - 2 hours ago 24 Sep 21, 9:51am -
  • newVolbeat announce new album ‘Servant Of The Mind’
    VOLBEAT have announced a new album! Titled Servant Of The Mind, the upcoming album from the Danish hard rock band is theThe post Volbeat announce new album ‘Servant Of The Mind’ appeared first on Distorted Sound Magazine.
    - 2 hours ago 24 Sep 21, 9:42am -
  • newEternity’s End release new song ‘Deathrider’
    ETERNITY’S END have released a brand new song! The new song, titled Deathrider, is taken from the German progressive-tinged power metal band’sThe post Eternity’s End release new song ‘Deathrider’ appeared first on Distorted Sound Magazine.
    - 4 hours ago 24 Sep 21, 8:31am -
  • newFirst Fragment release new song ‘Solus’
    FIRST FRAGMENT have released a brand new song! The new song, titled Solus, is taken from the Quebec-based technical death metal band’sThe post First Fragment release new song ‘Solus’ appeared first on Distorted Sound Magazine.
    - 4 hours ago 24 Sep 21, 8:18am -
  • newStick To Your Guns release new song ‘More Of Us Than Them’
    STICK TO YOUR GUNS have released a brand new song! The new song, titled More Of Us Than Them, is the brandThe post Stick To Your Guns release new song ‘More Of Us Than Them’ appeared first on Distorted Sound Magazine.
    - 4 hours ago 24 Sep 21, 8:08am -
  • newUtopia announce UK tour
    UTOPIA have announced a headlining UK tour! Set to take place in February next year, the tour will see the technicalThe post Utopia announce UK tour appeared first on Distorted Sound Magazine.
    - 13 hours ago 23 Sep 21, 11:09pm -
  • newTHRVNES release new music video for ‘Conscience’
    THRVNES have released a new music video! Conscience is our first impression of the freshly formed alt-rock outfit whilst theyThe post THRVNES release new music video for ‘Conscience’ appeared first on Distorted Sound Magazine.
    - 15 hours ago 23 Sep 21, 9:04pm -