TIMO TOLKKI’S AVALON : ‘The Enigma Birth’ – fourth album in metal opera series from Finnish guitar maestro out 18 June 2021 via Frontiers

Frontiers Music Srl is proud to announce the fourth album from Timo Tolkki's Avalon, which once again features a slew of talented guest vocalists alongside the Finnish guitar maestro. The first single from the album, Master Of Hell, is out today and features up-and-coming Brazilian singer Raphael Mendes, whose own band Icon Of Sin are..

Rock quintet Dorja release video for new single ‘Dust’, New EP ‘Persephone’ out 16th April 2021

London-based rock quintet Dorja have released a video for their new single Dust. Blending elements of Nothing But Thieves, Audioslave and Led Zeppelin, Dust is taken from their forthcoming EP Persephone, which is due for release on 16th April. Born from a transatlantic project in 2016, Dorja instantly made noise within the rock scene. Comprised of professional..

Desolate Realm – Desolate Realm

Finland regularly tops the list of the happiest place in the world to live in. That may well be merited but in warmer climes we tend to look on such claims with mistrust, and the musically minded amongst us might also point out the Scandinavian habit of churning out bleak and melancholy music. And, as..

Venues release video for new single ‘Shifting Colors’, New album “Solace” out 27th August 2021 via Arising Empire

German modern metal outfit Venues have released a video for their highly infectious new single Shifting Colors. The track is the second single from their forthcoming album Solace, due for release on 27th August 2021 via Arising Empire. Venues worked with videographer Marius Milinski to create the phenomenal music video for Shifting Colors, continuing the story that began in previous single..

Emperor announce Official Livestream Event ‘A Night of Emperial Wrath 2021’ to mark 30 years since their formation

A Night of Emperial Wrath 2021 is set to take place on May 23rd and will include guest appearances from ex-members Mortiis and Faust. 2021 marks 30 years since the formation of extreme metal pioneers, Emperor. Formed in 1991, their game-changing debut In The Nightside Eclipse (1995) set the template for symphonic, bombastic, melodic black metal, whilst their follow-up..


2x Grammy® nominated band Gojira have unleashed a new track titled Into The Storm. It stands out as the fourth song shared from their widely anticipated new album, FORTITUDE, which will be released April 30th via Roadrunner Records (album artwork/tracklist below]. Into The Storm is available today on all streaming platforms and is accompanied by a visual streaming now on the..

Stephen Crane – Kicks (AOR Heaven)

Stephen Crane is not a name I know or even remember from the '80s when this album initially came out but he is an American singer, song writer and bass player from Wichita Falls, Texas. For sure, the album screams '80s as loud as it possibly can as the sound and production is so very..

SMASHED GLADYS release new single ‘Bump In The Night’ out today, out via Golden Robot Records

Born from the embers of the vibrant Toronto punk scene, SMASHED GLADYS formed in 1984 and then headed to New York City. SMASHED GLADYS were headed by vocalist Sally Cato and were snapped up by Elektra Records, becoming part of the legendary glam / hair metal scene.  Cato sadly passed away in 2020 and Golden Robot Records wants to honour her by bringing you new..