Internationally acclaimed '80s-influenced hard rockers SANTA CRUZ have re-signed with M-Theory Audio, who will be releasing the group's upcoming new album, The Return of the Kings, this fall. The first single from the record, Under The Gun, is available to stream now on all digital music platforms. The new 2022 line up of SANTA CRUZ – which sees Finnish frontman/guitarist and..
Influential crossover thrash metal act MORDRED will unleash their regained power live with a hometown performance on Friday, January 22nd at the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco, alongside fellow Bay Area thrashers Death Angel and Molten. The show will be the band's first performance of 2022, and another opportunity to experience songs from MORDRED's..
THE SONIC OVERLORDS have unleashed the music video for their new single, Eternal Heroes. The track is another taste of the melodic rock majesty and thunderous doom to come later this year - while also showing off the band's more progressive-metal influences - with the release of the Swedish quartet's debut album, Last Days of..
As the 1980s ended, it really was a new dawn for heavy music. The early 1990s is often touted as something of a dark period for metal but on reflection it was a time where the door was blown pretty much wide open. It is fair to say that while “alternative” was in and funk..
The influential San Francisco alternative thrash metal act MORDRED have unleashed a music video for their new song “All Eyes on the Prize”. The song is the latest preview of The Dark Parade, MORDRED’s first full-length album in over 25 years. Set to be released by M-Theory Audio this Friday, July 23rd, the record – which will be offered..
Genre breaking San Francisco groove/funk thrashers MORDRED release their first new full length album, The Dark Parade, in over 25 years, and it's every bit as good as expected from this unique band. Set to be released by M-Theory Audio on July 23rd, the record – which will be offered on CD, digital, cassette, blue..
The Florida-based melodic death metal quartet THE ABSENCE have unveiled a music video for the title track from their forthcoming album Coffinized. The clip – which premiered on Twitch through bassist Mike Leon's channel can be viewed below and the song itself is available now for streaming and download at all digital music outlets. Coffinized is the..
Israel's progressive/symphonic metal wizards SCARDUST persevered through the challenges presented by the events of 2020 and ended the year by releasing their critically acclaimed sophomore concept album Strangers. The group is poised to continue moving forward as 2021 progresses, though the makeup of the band has been slightly altered. Bassist Yanai Avnet and keyboardist Itai Portugali have..
Immortal Guardian is a progressive/power metal band ostensibly from Austin in Texas which originally formed in 2008 and released a couple of demos and EPs before putting out the reasonably well received debut, Age Of Revolution, in 2018. Immortal Guardian has now released their second album but have lost a couple of members along the..
Progressive/power metal quartet, IMMORTAL GUARDIAN, hailed by MetalSucks as "seriously epic" – has unveiled a music video for Lockdown, the second single from their forthcoming concept album Psychosomatic. The clip, which showcases the group cleverly adapting to the same stay-at-home conditions that are affecting millions of people around the world at this moment. The song itself is available..