Iboga Gazebo – Dose Age (Golden Robot Records)

The rather curiously titled Iboga Gazebo is a new band put together by a team of diverse yet eclectic musicians in Los Angeles as recently as September 2019 so is a truly new and fresh outfit. The musicians are well known old stagers when it comes to performing and they appear to have immediately clicked..

Brick – Done Counting My Scars (Sliptrick Records)

Yet another heavy rock band from Sweden, Brick formed in 2014 in  and released the debut album Faceless Strangers in 2016. As a six piece, this is a most powerful band build around a very, very riff heavy sound provided by two talented guitarists and a superb rock vocalist with some quite sublime keyboard work..

Wildness – Ultimate Demise (AOR Heaven)

Wildness - Markus, Erik M, Erik F, Marcus, Pontus It still baffles me as to why there are so many high quality bands coming from Scandinavia and there can be fewer areas of the planet that have produced so many bands with so many totally different styles from such small populations. Whatever the reason is..

Naipia- release new single ‘Bluestown’ on 15th January 2021, out via Golden Robot Records.

Hailing from Brighton and Hove in the UK, Naipia combine indie, rock and pop genres, leaving audiences with addictive hooks and melodies etched into their minds. Naipia have created a lot of noise in the UK and beyond with their recently released singles Lonely and Tightropes. Now they are set to release their next single Bluestown via Golden Robot Records on the 25th January 2021 and it might..

Six Foot Six – End Of All (Scarlet Records)

Six Foot Six is a classic heavy metal rock band formed in 2018 by Kristoffer Göbel and Christoffer Borg and it appears that the decision was made by the two Swedish musicians during mixing sessions for the solo album recorded by Göbel which went under the title of The Six Foot Six Project. The first album..

The Kut makes a bid for the Christmas Charts, with ‘Waiting for Christmas’, in aid of the Red Cross Coronavirus Crisis Fund

The Criminal Records label has announced a The Kut Christmas single.  Waiting for Christmas was to be released on Friday December 18th, with 100% of profit from sales and streams being donated to the Red Cross - supporting those affected by poverty as a result of the pandemic. Nominated as Breakthrough Artist 2019 in the..

BLIND GUARDIAN – release ‘Merry Xmas Everybody’ single and video!

After celebrating the anniversary of the 1995 classic Imaginations From The Other Side, on December 18th, 2021 German metal stars BLIND GUARDIAN present you a special treat for Xmas. Vocalist Hansi Kuersch explains: "In my opinion, Slade created the ultimate Christmas song with Merry Xmas Everybody, a timeless, jolly tune with the perfect dose of cheesiness and almost untouchable in..

White Void release debut single Do. Not. Sleep. & launch pre-order for album Anti out March 12, 2021

Eclectic Norwegian hard rock band White Void are proud to release their first single, Do. Not. Sleep. from upcoming debut album Anti, out March 12th 2021 via Nuclear Blast. The pre-order for Anti shs now started! Band leader and songwriter Lars Nedland (Borknagar, Solefald) comments: "Do. Not. Sleep. is about the strange mix of confusion, revolt and acceptance that follows the recognition of the absurdity..