August 9, 2020

Author: Lee Vickers

Began a musical journey running Queensrÿche's official UK campaign in the late 1980s/early 1990s. Former reviews editor of the Classic Rock Society's 'Rock Society' magazine; features writer and Graveyard Shift scribbler. Decided that I was born a metal head, will entertain anything in the genre but especially thrash and death metal.

Photo Credit: Sanjay Parikh

Shinedown release New Single “Atlas Falls” With A Powerful Message Amid The COVID-19 Pandemic

Has Raised More Than $300,000 With Special “Atlas Falls” T-Shirt & Song Bundle Benefiting Non-Profit Humanitarian Aid Organisation Direct Relief This past Friday multi-platinum band Shinedown releases their new single Atlas Falls, sharing a message of optimism and faith in humanity amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Watch the lyric video below and pick up a copy of the single...

Die Kreatur- Panoptikum (Napalm Records)

It is easy to forget what Germany has brought to music over the decades, an endless list of of electronic, avant-garde and underground bands. From Krautrock to Neue Deutsche Welle (New German Wave) heavy electronica with its roots in British punk but faithful to the German tongue. The late 1980s and early 1990s heralded a..

MINISTRY RELEASE NEW TRACK & LYRIC VIDEO ‘ALERT LEVEL’

With a new US election on the horizon and America still on the brink, Ministry’s Al Jourgensen has re-entered the studio to create his missives that will become material for a to-be-announced new album on Nuclear Blast Records. The first taste comes today with bold new track Alert Level accompanied by a provocative lyric video, created by Agent Ogden. See the video below! The..

Blues Pills postpone new album Holy Moly! indefinitely

Unfortunately, the upcoming BLUES PILLS album, Holy Moly!, will not be released as planned on June 19th, 2020. Together, the band, its management and label have decided to postpone the album indefinitely. The band states: "It’s with a heavy heart that we must tell you that our new album Holy Moly! must be postponed. Due..

Servers share new song and video for ‘If This Virus Doesn’t Work (The Alien Invasion Will)’ in a Velvet Thunder Exclusive!

Velvet Thunder is proud and honoured to share in a world exclusive the brand new song and video for If This Virus Doesn't Work (The Alien Invasion Will) by UK quartet SERVERS. With the United Kingdom and many other territories around the planet in lock down due to the CORVID-19 crisis, the entire world been..

Primal Fear announce new album Metal Commando – released July 17 2020

Primal Fear recently finished the recording of their upcoming 13th studio album, set to be called Metal Commando. The title of the album speaks for itself - Metal Commando is 110% Primal Fear and is full to the brim with power and energy. The album was produced by Mat Sinner and mixed by Jacob Hansen – an experienced dream team. "I don't want to throw around superlatives, but..