Kent goth rockers Fyresky are set to appear at the prestigious Bloodstock Open Air Festival this Friday (August 12th) and will be appearing on the New Blood Stage at 6.45pm. FyreSky are made up by vocalist & guitarist Gabriel Valentine, bassist Kris White, guitarist Nicole Lastauskas and drummer Ben 'Bruce' Green. Bursting on to the..
Suddenly we take a sharp and unexpected detour into Hawkwind or Gong territory for Will We Ever Know, which manages to cram in a delightful (and self-referencing) chorus with more zooming space noises and quirky curlicues of whimsical space-operatic riffery than you could shake a flying teapot at. It's perhaps a stretch to use the..
Israeli symphonic metallers StormbounD have unveiled a new video for the song Child’s Play from of their new album December. When asked about the theme behind the song, they stated: "The victory of creation, the libidinal energy, and one’s motivation over negativity and scorn." The band was formed in 2018 in Tel-Aviv by bassist Pavel..
Atlanta, GA-based group PISTOLS AT DAWN recently released a video for the song Fly, taken from their upcoming Ascension, which is due August 19 via Megaforce/MRI Entertainment. Speaking about the track, the band have said: 'We wanted to feature women as the subject of the video, not as an object. Feminine strength and girl power..
This is top-shelf traditional power metal with an epic edge, and if that's your particular cup of meat, then you're in for an absolute treat here. For those unfamiliar with the name, Burning Starr (or 'Jack Starr's Burning Starr' to give them their full, though rather unwieldy name) were formed back in 1984 by former..
80s New Wave of British Heavy Metal band White Spirit return with their fabled second album Right Or Wrong. Due for release July 29th, 2022, the album follows on some 42 years since the group’s last LP – their debut album White Spirit (MCA Records, 1980). The new album, long confined to music myth, marks..
Rock Candy, delivered as a sort of Zeppelin-ish swagger, has lyrics so dumbed-down they could be comprehensively analysed by a class of hamsters, but it doesn't matter a jot ... [The whole debut album] is music stripped down to its bare, teenage, acne-ridden, hard-rocking essentials, and it never fails to work. Sometimes you get the..
Now, this is rather an interesting one and no mistake. I must confess that Cumbrian band Hardwicke Circus were a new name to me, but the premise of this live album is a quite unusual one. Live albums may be a common occurrence, but less so when they are recorded in a prison. Outside of..
Italian extreme metallers Cerebral Extinction have released a new video for the track 4 Eyes Of Chaos in conjunction with the release of their new album Escape From Illusion, which came out on July 15th 2022. Speaking about the meaning behind the song, the band have stated: '4 Eyes of Chaos is a mask that..
On 9th September Slade and BMG are proud to present their new live boxset All The World Is A Stage, shining a light on Slade as a phenomenal live band. This unique five-album set serves as a documentation of why Slade became pretty much unbeatable as a live attraction, Slade were unstoppable throughout the seventies..