Hailing from Porto Alegre in Southern Brazil but now based in Brooklyn, New York, jazz guitarist and composer Marcio Philomena creates music that reflects his experience as an international troubadour. Philomena has now released a single entitled Vibraçōes, revealing that "it was originally intended as a Bossa nova, but ended up sounding more like a..
KK'S PRIEST - the iconic heavy metal group of iconic Judas Priest alum and GRAMMY Award winning/nominated musicians K.K. Downing (guitar) and Tim "Ripper" Owens (vocals), along with A.J. Mills (guitar), Tony Newton (bass) and Sean Elg (drums) - will proudly reveal their new sophomore offering, The Sinner Rides Again, on September 29, 2023 via Napalm Records! Following up on the..
Larsen has a magnetic quality to his gravelly tone that absolutely demands attention - him saying ‘Behold The Trees’ is not a casual invitation to take a look at a tree; it’s a hypnotic instruction that will get you looking for the nearest tree, totally convinced that there’s something very important you need to observe...
The Texas-based metal venture Daedric's debut album Mortal is a feral offering to the altar of Electronic Metal. From the triumphant entry of Wretched the band burst onto the scene with a stunning vocal performance from from Hope in their alluring music video for the debut single. Wretched set the stage for their next singles,..
It’s a thoroughly enjoyable slab of prog that will have you eagerly waiting for the next two installments of the trilogy. You can be forgiven for never having heard of The Chronicles Of Father Robin. This is, after all, their debut album, but we’re not talking about some young hopefuls here; instead, the band is..
Photo (c) Jim Arbogast. Renowned for ushering American roots into the contemporary era, the five-time-Grammy-nominated guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd has announced his latest studio album, Dirt On My Diamonds Volume 1, set for release on November 17th via Provogue Records/Mascot Label Group. Birthed from the legendary FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, this project chronicles Shepherd's journey of musical evolution, touching on stories of..
Photo: Mike Dann VOYAGER have been everywhere since landing in the Top Ten at Eurovision. They've topped the AIR chart. They've chatted with Today and Guitar World and graced the cover of Prog magazine. The Australian progressive pop metal band are currently gearing up for their upcoming European and UK tour. But now, they're announcing that their new album Fearless in Love is being reissued..
Italian Power Metal mainstays Secret Sphere will release their tenth studio album, Blackened Heartbeat, on 10th November via Frontiers. A first single and video from it for the song J.'s Serenade is available from today. Secret Sphere are considered one of the pioneers of the Italian Power Metal scene, still proudly flying the flag for..
After the acclaimed first single Loathe & Love released in May, Greek Doom Avant-gardists UNVERKALT are excited to reveal the full details of their upcoming new album. Consisting of seven hymns of outstanding romantic beauty and darkness A Lump of Death: A Chaos of Dead Lovers marks the reach of the perfect status by the band, whose roots are sinuously entangled..
Photo: Jaakko Manninen With stellar performances at the most important summer festivals under their belt, including Germany's legendary Wacken Open Air and Belgium's Alcatraz Festival, Finnish melancholic progressive metallers AMORPHIS are delighted to announce their third live album, Queen Of Time (Live At Tavastia 2021), which is set to be released on October 13, 2023 via Atomic Fire, and can be pre-ordered below. In 2021, one..