UK punk rock band, VICE SQUAD featuring legendary Punk Vocalist and writer BEKI BONDAGE, have announced the release of their new album "Battle of Britain", out on October 16h, 2020 via LAST ROCKER RECORDS/CARGO RECORDS. The album will be available digital, on CD and limited 250 copies on white vinyl / 250 copies on black vinyl. Pre-Order The first rule of Punk is there are no rules and VICE..
On this weeks 'SEPULQUARTA' session Sepultura welcomes Epica guitarist Mark Jansen and Angra's Rafael Bittencourt for a live Q&A session alongside a performance of 'Jasco/Kayowas' with Rafael. Andreas Kisser comments: "On the next SepulQuarta we will have two great guests from the melodic/symphonic metal worlds, Rafael Bittencourt from Angra and Mark Jansen from Epica, two amazing musicians, both writers of unique albums and musicians that have toured the planet several times. They are very creative and influential artists. Myself and Derrick..
The platinum-selling recording artist and world-class guitarist Orianthi has announced a 6th November, 2020 release for her new album, O, via Frontiers Music Srl. This will be her first new studio album in seven years and first new music at all as a solo artist in almost as long. "It is a very inspired album, with things kept..
The Erkonauts: Left to Right: Drop, Vinch Enzo, Ales Campanelli, Fred Di Limoncelli Following a huge response to their song War Flamingoes, thrash-prog-punk outfit The Erkonauts took to the internet to unleash details of their forthcoming album I Want It To End. To give fans a bigger insight as to what to expect from their forthcoming release, the band..
Photo by Timo Honkanen Finland's Counting Hours, who feature members of Shape of Despair, The Chant, Impaled Nazarene, among other bands, have inked a deal with The Vinyl Division to release their debut full-length The Will on October 23rd, 2020 on Black and Red Vinyl, and on 6-panel Digipak as well. Choosing the term "depressive dark rock" to describe themselves doesn't..
Michael Schenker has completed the recording of a brand new MSG album, which is set to be released on Nuclear Blast on January 8th, 2021. The album title will be Immortal, a perfect statement to describe Michael Schenker's legacy and to celebrate his 50th anniversary as a musician. This past Friday, Michael Schenker reveals the cover artwork of Immortal, created by Zsofia Dankova (POWERWOLF a.o.). „We have..
Pre-order The Symbol Remains Limited Edition colour vinyl options Blue Öyster Cult have returned with a mammoth new album entitled The Symbol Remains. Coming almost two decades after the release of their last studio record, Curse Of The Hidden Mirror, it showcases a group that hasn't been slowed by the passing of time, but simply..
Canadian melodic death metal heavyweights KATAKLYSM will unleash their 14th full-length studio album, Unconquered, on September 25th via Nuclear Blast Records. This past Friday, the band releases the music video for their second single entitled, Underneath The Scars. Maurizio Iacono comments, "Underneath The Scars is a bulldozer of a track that will surely ignite the world's metalheads into straight headbanging madness. We..
Lancashire's soaring hard rock sect, Wytch Hazel, will release its shimmering new album, Wytch Hazel III: Pentecost, on October 30, 2020 via independent underground label Bad Omen Records (Satan's Satyrs, Spell). Recorded by ex-Purson multi-instrumentalist Ed Turner, the quadruple-tracked record imbues a rich, anthemic late night drivetime vibe, passionately embracing the most high-end, smash-hit classic rock and heavy metal..
Despite the extremely difficult situation for musicians and concerts all over the world, Vampyric Masters of Extreme Metal, CRADLE OF FILTH, continue to appease their salivating fans by celebrating All Hallow's Eve in style, even in 2020, the official year of the plague. This time the band, draped around lead singer Dani Filth, take it to the next far-flung..