Well, this new release is certainly going to make a lot of heavy metal fans around the world very happy indeed! Axewitch is a Swedish hard rock band which formed in 1981 in Linköping, Sweden and was active until 1987 before disbanding only to reform in 2007. The band was formed by Anders Wallentoft (vocals) and Magnus..
Bend The Future is a new rock band that only formed in 2019 which comes from the beautiful city of Grenoble in France. Being a French band they do it their way which is typical of the Gallic approach to music i.e. they do not follow trends or fads as they produce what is in..
The beginnings of Alta Reign go back 30 years when the drummer Jeff Plate (Savatage/Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO)/Metal Church) started the seeds of the project which has taken until now to come to fruition. He has brought on board a quality team of musicians with TSO keyboard player Jane Mangini alongside Tommy Cook (guitars/lead vocals), Collin..
I'm not sure where to start with this release by Avaland other than to say it may be wise to put all of your senses into overload mode as this recording is epic and literally off the scale when it comes to grand, operatic metal with a seeming cast of thousands! Avaland hail from beautiful..
The hard rock band Maverick was formed in 2012 in Belfast, Northern Ireland by the Balfour brothers with David supplying vocals and Ryan on guitar. They have previously released three fine and well received rock albums which have helped increase the band's exposure and led to European tours with The Poodles and Treat and numerous..
Sometimes, you need some pretty straight forward heavy metal just to blow away the cobwebs; something not pretentious or arty or clever for the sake of being clever but just loud, hard and direct from a band with a singer with a voice like a machine gun, cataclysmic drums and bass and two guitarists trading..
Infinite & Divine is a new rock duo from Sweden comprising the musician and song writer Jan Åkesson who plays guitars, bass, keyboards, programming and also supplies backing vocals alongside the lady with the big, big voice simply known as Tezzi (aka Terese Persson). Apparently, they got together in 2019 and decided to combine the..
As we all know by now, Frontiers Music love a new project but this should not come as too much of a surprise as they have so many amazing musicians on their roster which means they have the ability to fit some established, quality musicians around any new musician or singer in town and, hey..
Sullen is a Portuguese progressive rock band that takes traditional prog and adds a little prog metal and the occasional dirty vocal combined with time changes and mazy challenging passages to create a unique sound that is almost a metal derivative of Echolyn, Spock's Beard and Gentle Giant. In truth, the album is only 34-minutes..
There is no nation in the world that does intense atmosphere better than the French, be it music, theatre or television. Whenever you see an album from a French band for review you simply know that you are in for an experience and, quite often, it can be formidable but it is always rewarding. So..