October 27, 2020

Moriaty – The Die Is Cast

Devon-born rock duo Moriaty release their new album The Die Is Cast on 23 October. Hailed as a “two-headed riff monster” and known for harbouring a unique set of influential bedfellows ranging from rock legends like Rage Against The Machine, Muse and The White Stripes to hip-hop heroes such as Dr Dre, Snoop Dogg and The..

SOLSTICE – Sia (GEP)

Solstice celebrate their fortieth anniversary in 2020 and, to commemorate the occasion, are releasing only their sixth studio album, though there have been a couple of ‘live’ albums as well to boost the numbers. They’re also marking the occasion by introducing a new vocalist, Jess Holland, who has really made her presence felt on the..

Ace Frehley – Origins Vol.2 (eOne Music/SPV)

The publicity that accompanied this promo gives a huge and extensive biography of Ace Frehley but I'm guessing that everyone already knows of him and his music, and if it so happens that you are a visitor from Mars or somewhere similarly unlikely then all you need to know is that he was in KISS,..

PALACE : ‘Rock And Roll Radio’ – new album by Swedish singer and multi-instrumentalist Michael Palace out 4 December 2020 on Frontiers

Palace, the brainchild of Swedish vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Michael Palace, returns with his excellent new album, Rock And Roll Radio. Nostalgia paints everything in brighter colours and Palace delivers '80s AOR/Melodic rock exactly the way it should be, with dreamy keyboards, layer upon layer of soaring guitars, big drums and thundering bass. Rock And Roll Radio..

Connect The Circle – This Is Madness (Symphonium)

This Is The Madness is the debut album release by Connect The Circle , a heavy/progressive metal band from Norway that formed in 2018 and comprises Arild Fevang on vocals, Robert William on drums, Kenneth Brastad on guitar and Raymond Smith on bass. They have a rather unique sound with numerous influences detected and there is..

PERSUADER : ‘Necromancy’ – first album by Swedish power metal act since signing to Frontiers – out 4 December 2020

One of Sweden's finest power metal acts, Persuader is back with 'Necromancy', their first album since signing to Frontiers Music Srl and fifth overall. "This release marks the beginning of a new chapter for us and we look forward to working together for many more albums in the future," states guitarist Emil Norberg. "The new album is probably..

Notörious – Glamourized (Sliptrick Records)

Those crazy Scandinavians seem to love their glam/sleaze rock and now we have the Norwegian band Notörious to add to the ever-growing list of outrageous glam bands like Crashdiet, Crazy Lixx and Hardcore Superstar. Hailing from Bergen, the band formed in 2018 with Glamorized being the debut album although they did release an EP, Seducer..

Slowburn – Rock ‘N’ Roll Rats (Fighter Records)

Slowburn is a traditional heavy metal band from Spain and was formed in 2015 by the thrash metal band Rancor bassist Jorge Serrano (aka Serra). He brought in fellow Rancor member Jorge Sáez on drums, lead guitarist Óscar Hernández from Motociclón and the Ariete singer David M. Romeral and together they recorded a couple of demos. They..