FIREWIND set to release new studio album “Stand United” on 1st March, 2024, out on AFM Records

Hard rock power metal titans FIREWIND, who recently announced their brand new studio offering Stand United, for release on March 1, 2024 via AFM Records, have also announced a US headlining tour kicking off in the Spring of 2024. All upcoming  FIREWIND live dates listed below. Tickets are on sale now, more US dates to be announced soon. Their new album Stand..

Reveal – Still Alive (Art Gates Records)

Reveal is a Spanish/Swedish hard rock/power metal band with Still Alive being their third album following on from 2017's debut Timeline and follow up Overlord in 2019. It's taken several years for the third record during which time they appear to have become a little heavier and probably more hard rock than power metal with..

Project Arcadia – Of Sins And Other Tales (PA Music)

Centered around guitar wizard and main composer Plamen Uzunov, Project Arcadia has been releasing some classy progressive power metal since its inception in 2007. You can’t call them prolific, because Of Since And Other Tales is only their third full-length release since, but what cannot be denied is that quality steps up in spades in..

SONS OF LIBERTY – The Detail Is In The Devil

The jams are kicked out again with the pulverising What's A Man Supposed To Do, while possibly the highlight of the whole album comes in the shape of the exceptional Hawk Men Come, a mini epic with huge, fist-pumping choruses and riffs that roll by like black cloud thunder... Sons Of Liberty (whose third album..

MINISTRY | releases brand-new track & video ‘B.D.E.’

Toxic misogyny, violence against women, and incels are the latest target Al Jourgensen takes aim at in the song B.D.E.' (aka "Big Dick Energy) out today, including a spellbinding music video that draws the line on the poisonous behavior seen in both politics and everyday life in 2024. The song's whiplash riffs, barreling drums, punchy keys, and pummeling bass..

DEFECTS unveil Video For “Lockdown” & announce Debut Album ‘Modern Error’ set for release on May 24 via Mascot Records

UK metallers Defects will release their profoundly personal debut album, Modern Error, on 24 May via Mascot Records. They have also revealed the video for their brand-new song Lockdown. Recently the band have been confirmed to play at Download (UK), Graspop (BE), Rockharz (DE) and Rock The Lakes (CH) and have just announced that they will join Orbit Culture on their UK & European "Descending..

The 355s – Jig A Jig Out (EP) (Flip Flop Records)

Jig A Jig Out is the first EP by British band The 355s, a rather intriguing rock group with numerous but very diverse influences. Described as something like a meeting of Oasis and The White Stripes and I get the Oasis reference as they are heavy on driving and rather jingly guitars but I would..