London-based thrash-metal quintet LOKUST today reveal a music for a brand new song tiled War Of Opposites, which is taken from the band's first full-length album Infidel also out now. Formed in 2017 by guitarists Alexy Khoury and Jeremy Pringsheim, London's LOKUST initially released a pair of instrumental demo videos to advertise their search for a full lineup, including Guiltless featuring drummer Krimh Lechner (ex-Decapitated, Septicflesh), which..
Platinum-selling, post-industrial/alternative rock pioneers, Filter are set to release their much-anticipated new album, The Algorithm, on August 25th via Golden Robot Records. The album, their first in seven years, is a tight conceptual statement heralding career-best songwriting from mastermind Richard Patrick and giving the classic Filter sound a modern sonic edge. The variety of writing on The Algorithm attests to this being the freshest batch of songs that Patrick..
Photo: Tim Tronckoe Right in the middle of their festival season, symphonic metal titans EPICA return with another live single off their upcoming digital EP Live At The AFAS Live. Originally the title track of their second studio album, and one of EPICA's heaviest tracks, Consign To Oblivion has not only become a real classic, but also the ultimate final song..
Luke Machin pulls off a solo here which is jaw dropping in its effectiveness. If you're listening to this in the car and playing it loud, be mindful lest the wheels leave the road entirely and the vehicle levitates. It's that sort of moment. There will probably be more than a few Karnataka fans out..
Though not entirely unheard of, a rock band seldom grows so prolific that they enter the studio and produce three albums' worth of material at once. Rarer still is that they would shelve two-thirds of what they created, consigning the tapes to generations in dusty attics or trickling out the songs on various compilations over..
I love challenging and complex music but there are times when you need something that instantly hits the spot and is, effectively, comfortable and easy listening. I do not mean anything derogatory by this, simply that you often need a shot of fine, high-quality rock and roll that surrounds you like a comfortable, warm safety..
Photo: Russ Harrington. Creative sparks and killer riffs are flying everywhere on Brian Setzer's new album The Devil Always Collects due out September 15 via Surfdog Records digitally, on CD and vinyl. The iconic 3-time Grammy award-winner has rolled out the album's first track and video, the blazing Girl On The Billboard. Listen to the song and pre-order the album HERE and watch the animated..
The highly anticipated first album release of prog rock/metallers OBLIVION PROTOCOL -- a supergroup founded by THRESHOLD keyboard player and songwriter Richard West -- The Fall Of The Shires, is less than one month away: The record is due out on August 18, 2023 via Atomic Fire Records. Once again created by Ingo Spörl at Hard Media, the band have unveiled a lyric video for the third digital single..
The Liberty Project is simply eighty minutes of superb music, during which Reekers demonstrates an unerring ability to write attractive melodies and strong hook lines. If the name Edward Reekers rings a bell for younger rock fans, then it will most likely be for his frequent collaborations with fellow Dutchman Arjen Lucassen in the Ayreon..
Currently putting the finishing touches to a brand new single scheduled to coincide with their late summer tour supporting Big Big Train, Oslo-based art rock/pop band Dim Gray have today issued a live video for the song Avalon | The Tide, the studio version of which can be found on their acclaimed Firmament album released..