Seventh Wonder – The Testament (Frontiers Music)

I guess there are two types of hard rock fans, those that worship at the temple of Seventh Wonder and those yet to discover this most magnificent Swedish progressive metal band but who will assuredly become fans when they listen to any of their albums. Seventh Wonder was formed in 2000 and the band has..

Trope is working on sophomore album

Los Angeles, California - Fresh from massive European and US tours with The Pineapple Thief, Symphony X and Haken in the first part of 2022, progressive-rock band, Trope, announces that they are working on the follow-up album to their 2021 release, Eleutheromania. "As soon as the last show in New Jersey with Symphony X and..

LUNARIAN : ‘Burn The Beauty’ – Spanish singer Ailyn and Italian guitarist-producer Aldo Lonobile combine forces for symphonic metal debut | out 9 September 2022 via Frontiers

Frontiers Music Srl is pleased to announce Burn The Beauty, the debut album by Lunarian, which is a new project centred around the talented vocalist/songwriter Ailyn. Out on 9th September, Burn The Beauty is a showcase for the immense voice that she has already displayed in her work with Trail Of Tears, Sirenia, Her Chariot..

StormbounD – December

December is probably the best debut album I’ve heard so far this year and should be a must for all symphonic metal fans. The globalisation of music means that one no longer bats an eyelid when seeing a new symphonic metal group emerging from more unexpected corners of the globe such as Israel. StormbounD are..

Yang – Designed For Disaster (Cuneiform Records)

When you see the name Cuneiform Records, you just know that you are going to be engaging with an album that challenges and delights in equal measures as complex and experimental could be the strap line for the label. I recognized the name and a hunt through my collection threw up the band's first album..

DIM GRAY : ‘Ashes’ – third single from new album by Norwegian art rock trio | ‘Firmament’ out 2 September 22 via English Electric Recordings

Photo by Emil Vestre Ashes is the third single to be released from Firmament, the new album by Norwegian art rock trio Dim Gray set for release in early September. Their most electronic offering to date, singer and keyboard player Oskar Holldorff explains that "we wanted to push the envelope a bit and see how far we..

STRYPER : ‘See No Evil, Hear No Evil’ – brand new single by legendary US heavy metal group out Now, second salvo from album out late 2022 via Frontiers

Legendary heavy metal band Stryper have released a new single entitled See No Evil, Hear No Evil, the second to be taken from a forthcoming album set for release in late 2022. Stryper frontman Michael Sweet explains that "See No Evil, Hear No Evil was actually inspired by health issues that Oz [Fox, guitarist] and I have..