Alta Reign – Mother’s Day (Rat Pak Records)

The beginnings of Alta Reign go back 30 years when the drummer Jeff Plate (Savatage/Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO)/Metal Church) started the seeds of the project which has taken until now to come to fruition. He has brought on board a quality team of musicians with TSO keyboard player Jane Mangini alongside Tommy Cook (guitars/lead vocals), Collin..

Avaland – Theater Of Sorcery (Rockshots Records)

I'm not sure where to start with this release by Avaland other than to say it may be wise to put all of your senses into overload mode as this recording is epic and literally off the scale when it comes to grand, operatic metal with a seeming cast of thousands! Avaland hail from beautiful..

Maverick – Ethereality (Metalapolis Records)

The hard rock band Maverick was formed in 2012 in Belfast, Northern Ireland by the Balfour brothers with David supplying vocals and Ryan on guitar. They have previously released three fine and well received rock albums which have helped increase the band's exposure and led to European tours with The Poodles and Treat and numerous..

GOJIRA SHARE NEW SINGLE “THE CHANT” + “AMAZONIA” FUNDRAISING INITIATIVE SURPASSES $250,000IN SUPPORT OF THE ARTICULATION OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES OF BRAZIL + NEW ALBUM FORTITUDE ARRIVES THIS FRIDAY APRIL 30TH

Photo: Gabrielle Duplantier 2x Grammy® nominated band Gojira have shared The Chant, the final single to arrive ahead of the release of the band’s widely anticipated new album, FORTITUDE, out April 30th via Roadrunner Records [album artwork / track list below]. The Chant is available today on all streaming platforms with pre-orders for FORTITUDE available at www.gojira-music.com. Furthermore, Gojira have also shared a teaser..

OBSIDIAN KINGDOM release Roadburn Redux live performance video

OBSIDIAN KINGDOM are now releasing their live video for Womb of Wire, which was part of the band's exclusive premiere during the Roadburn Redux Festival, which took place last weekend  (online). Watch the video via the Season of Mist official Youtube Channel  The band comments: "MEAT MACHINE didn't always sound like you hear it today. Irene's departure from..