RONNIE ATKINS : ‘4 More Shots (The Acoustics)’ – new EP by Pretty Maids frontman out 1 October, 2021 via Frontiers

Following the March 2021 release of his well received solo album, One Shot, Danish vocalist Ronnie Atkins (Pretty Maids, Nordic Union) has announced a forthcoming new EP. 4 More Shots (The Acoustics) consists of an unreleased studio song entitled Carry Me Over, three acoustic versions of songs included on the album, plus One Shot (Orchestra..

EXODUS ANNOUNCE 11TH STUDIO ALBUM ‘PERSONA NON GRATA’ + RELEASE MUSIC VIDEO/SINGLE ‘THE BEATINGS WILL CONTINUE (UNTIL MORALE IMPROVES)’

With a bond forged in youth and decades-old friendship, the undisputed masters of thrash metal return with their eleventh studio album, Persona Non Grata due to be released on November 19th via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the band releases a music video for the first single entitled 'The Beatings Will Continue (Until Morale Improves)'. Watch the video written and directed by BJ McDonnell and produced..

Auri – II: Those We Don’t Speak Of (Nuclear Blast)

The honeyed voice of Johanna Kurkela glides over the lush empyrean chords of Kiss The Mountain, the remarkably beautiful halfway point of Auri's sophomore release Those We Don't Speak Of. It's an unusual placement in the running order; other bands might have chosen such a piece to close their album, drifting off like a lullaby...

The Pineapple Thief announce the release of ‘Nothing But The Truth’, the stunning live performance film and album; 21/22 Tour re-scheduled

The Pineapple Thief, one of the leading lights of Europe's experimental rock domain, led by post-progressive mastermind Bruce Soord and reinforced by Gavin Harrison (King Crimson) on drums, have announced the multi format release of Nothing But The Truth on Kscope on 22nd October. Following the release of their latest studio album Versions Of The Truth in September 2020, the..

Steve Hackett – Surrender Of Silence (InsideOut)

It takes mere seconds to recognize the architect of the mysterious guitar as it emerges from the stillness. The famed fingers of Steve Hackett tap and glide across the fretboard with familiar dramatic flair in The Obliterati, the dark overture to his 28th studio album Surrender Of Silence. Notes bend until they cry out, primal..

CARCASS REVEAL ANIMATED VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE ‘DANCE OF IXTAB (PSYCHOPOMP & CIRCUMSTANCE MARCH NO. 1 IN B)’, NEW ALBUM ‘TORN ARTERIES’ OUT SEPTEMBER 17TH

British extreme metal legends CARCASS have released an animated video created by Costin Chioreanu (Opeth, Napalm Death) for a new single, 'Dance of Ixtab (Psychopomp & Circumstance March No. 1 In B)', from their massively anticipated 7th studio album, Torn Arteries, out on September 17th via Nuclear Blast Records.  CARCASS' founding vocalist/bassist Jeff Walker describes the track: "The song is a foot stomping festival anthem that will go unheard in..

CARAVAN – Who Do We Think We Are? – Box Set (Madfish)

Billed as the ultimate tribute to legendary Canterbury band Caravan, this monumental undertaking comprises all sixteen studio albums, some with a CD of bonus tracks, four official ‘live’ albums plus eleven previously unreleased ‘live’ albums, a Blu-Ray of In The Land Of Grey And Pink, and a DVD of rare performances across Europe, including recordings..