Rising Steel – Fight Them All (Frontiers Music)

It's strange but whenever I think of French bands I always have a picture in my mind of rather esoteric and experimental progressive rock bands with a distinct '70s flavour to them and anyone who has albums released on the 'Musea' label will probably know want I mean. For example, could the amazing Lazuli be..

DECAPITATED – RE-SIGN WITH NUCLEAR BLAST + NEW MUSIC COMING SOON

Credit: Robert Zembrzycki After more than ten years of successfully working together, NUCLEAR BLAST is proud to announce that Polish tech death  DECAPITATED have decided to refresh their bond and have re-signed their contract for another era of extreme metal for the Germany based metal label. The band also hints that new music will be coming in the near future. Nuclear Blast USA General Manager Gerardo Martinez states: "Decapitated has been in my..

The Night Flight Orchestra – release new single Impossible

Enjoying the last warm sunrays of late September, THE NIGHT FLIGHT ORCHESTRA comforts you with a late summer anthem to extend the ease and joy of that season. Check out the latest masterpiece of Sweden's classic rock first class and watch the video for Impossible below. Listen to Impossible The band states: "Some bands might get depressed..

JD Simo – JD Simo (Crows Feet Records)

If JD Simo is an artist that you are unaware of then prepared to be amazed as you enter his world of psychedelic, blues infused and soul drenched rock and roll. He is a supremely talented guitarist and singer, Chicago born but based in Nashville and he previously operated within his own band simply entitled..

MY DYING BRIDE – ANNOUNCE NEW EP “MACABRE CABARET”, OUT ON NOVEMBER 20TH PLUS release lyric video for new single ‘A Secret Kiss’

No rest for one of Britain's most melancholic exports: Just half a year after MY DYING BRIDE returned from their break with their haunting and successful (German Album Charts #12) masterpiece The Ghost Of Orion, the kindred of Yorkshire raise the curtains to the Macabre Cabaret - their new MLP that will be released on November 20th via Nuclear Blast. Today, the band already shares..

Landfall – The Turning Point (Frontiers Music)

This is the debut release by Landfall a heavy melodic rock band from Curitiba in Brazil which features the former Auras vocalist Gui Oliver and if you get chance then you should also check out the Auras debut album New Generation which is an excellent melodic release very similar to Journey, Toto and Survivor. Landfall..

South African sludge ‘n’ rollers Ruff Majik rock with the dead in new video ‘Lead Pills and Thrills’ [Mongrel Records)

FFO: Clutch, Kyuss, Queens Of The Stone Age ABOUT RUFF MAJIK  Originally formed in 2012 a three piece (Guitarist/vocalist Johni Holiday, bassist Jimmy Glass and drummer Ben Manchino, Ruff Majik released their debut EP 'The Bear' in 2015, recording the EP in its entirety with just two mics and a garage studio. - a true,..

A Swarm Of The Sun – Zenith (tenth anniversary re-release)

If you like "droning" post-rock/metal, carry on reading - A Swarm of The Sun do it, and mostly do it well! The Swedish post-rock band have released a special tenth anniversary edition of their debut full-length album Zenith. The band hails from Stockholm, Sweden and consists of the duo Erik Nilsson and Jakob Berglund. They released an EP, The King of Everything, on the Visual..

Hell In The Club – Hell Of Fame (Frontiers Music)

We now come to the fifth album by the Italian melodic rock band Hell In The Club which features the talented Davide Moras (Elvenking) on vocals, Andrea Buratto (Eternal Idol/ Secret Sphere) on bass, Marco Lanciotti (Elvenking/Lione Conti/Sacred Heart) on drums and the well respected session musician Andrea Piccardi on guitar. Photo: Manuel Moggio The..