On the same day that the all-star metal collaboration ELEGANT WEAPONS drops their debut album, Horns for a Halo – May 26th – fans can view their latest music video, for its title track. Comprised of RAINBOW singer Ronnie Romero, JUDAS PRIEST guitarist Richie Faulkner, URIAH HEEP bassist Dave Rimmer, and ACCEPT drummer Christopher Williams, the title track from Horns for a Halo is the third single/video from the album. "Unmistakably dark and..
The body count continues to rise as the overlords of slashercore, ICE NINE KILLS, announce the arrival of their pop up Chop Shop. The event, which includes exclusive merchandise, make-up artists, themed food and drinks, and more, will take place on Saturday 3rd June in 3 Locks Brewing Company, Camden, London, from 12pm-6pm with free entry. Fans..
Photo: Martin Häusler. After touring Australia and Japan as well as kicking off this year's festival season by introducing new bassist Peter Baltes last month, U.D.O. - the iconic heavy metal five-piece led by legendary vocalist Udo Dirkschneider - let the next cat out of the bag today: In between various live activities throughout the year, the band have been very..
Photo: Kaelan Barowsky Following her triumphant Faster UK tour in October 2022, American guitarist, and singer songwriter Samantha Fish has teamed up with American rock guitarist Jesse Dayton on a nationwide 10-date UK tour to promote their brand-new critically acclaimed album Death Wish Blues. The highly anticipated UK tour teams two wild talents together onstage, an uncommon and fiery pairing of two bandleader guitar..
If the name Luke Andrew Edwards may not be familiar to many readers in the UK, take note that he is a Californian singer/songwriter in the country rock vein, fortunate to be blessed with a musical family, his brothers Jesse and Jerry playing bass and drums in his band. Their recording debut was an EP..
Swiss hard rockers SHAKRA release new album Invincible on 9th June, out on AFM Records. Flashback: February 2020. The SHAKRA album Mad World is released, and the band is ready for all mischief. And suddenly the world stands still. As if someone had pulled the plug. Just like that. There was a need for a deep breath. But: What..
Polish heavy metal act Scream Maker will release their fourth studio album, Land Of Fire, on 14th July. A first single and video from it for the song Can't Stop the Rain is available now. In terms of its contents, the band state that "this is the first album where we have achieved full stylistic coherence...
British guitar sensation SOPHIE LLOYD has launched her own signature guitar. After a hugely successful Kiesel Limited Artist Edition of her A6H Aries model in 2021, SOPHIE launches the Kiesel SL6, a new, permanent addition to the Kiesel catalogue and the first signature guitar from a female artist for the prestigious Californian guitar builders. The guitar is featured in..
The legendary FEAR FACTORY have announced their highly-anticipated comeback to European ground. After the recent successful North and Latin American tour legs with new vocalist Milo Silvestro from Rome, Italy and drummer Pete Weber (Havok), the band is stronger than ever and ready to light up the stages at 44 European shows for the first time since 2016. Joining them on this run are..
There is something about the blues that acts as a music teacher. It seems as if most lead guitarists start there, before spreading out into pop, soul, funk, rock or country, according to their taste. Samantha Fish started there before trawling through rock and southern-state folk – Jesse Dayton veered more into country territory, working..