Bangkok Dollars – Lost Souls (Sliptrick Records)

Bangkok Dollars is a hard rock band from Finland with Lost Souls being the band's second release following on from 2019's debut Roses N' Ravens. It is very much an old school metal band but with an element of grunge and also that special blues groove to give the music fluidity and depth. They seem..

Thundermaker – The Road (Sliptrick Records)

Thundermaker initially began life 2013 as a heavy metal project put together by the Swedish pairing of multi-instrumentalist Marty Gummesson and drummer Eddie Juneskär with the debut, The Thundermaker, coming out in 2014 and it featured a number of guest vocalists which was a pattern repeated on the follow up, Gods Of The Earth, in 2018...

Nick Mantoan – Raw (Sliptrick Records)

Nick Mantoan is a young Italian guitarist with, apparently, a background in jazz and fusion, but his real love is so obviously hard hitting rock and roll. He has released a couple of albums so far in his career which also includes his rock Nick's Airline and now we have his first under the Nick..

FRAU FLEISCHER New Single/Official Video ‘Baby I’m Free’

Baby I'm Free is the second single from the first Frau Fleischer album. After the roughness and darkness of first single Sacrifice, the band is realizing a song that shows a different element of the butcher. This is a hymn to freedom, to the possibility of being and achieving whatever we want, of thinking and looking in our own..

Hongo Fuu – Fuu (Sliptrick Records)

Occasionally, you get to review an album that defies all of your best efforts and it remains something of an enigma. When this happens, I usually refer to the music as 'eclectic' and then move on quickly as eclectic can means so much and covers just about everything - or so I thought. Then this..

Marble – S.A.V.E. (Sliptrick Records)

Marble is a hard rock band from Northern Italy with elements of progressive, power and melodic metal about their delivery. The band formed in 2003 and released the EP Trails And Dreams Of Reality in 2006 which they then followed up with the full debut album A.T.G.O.D. (At The Gates Of Destruction) in 2008. This..

Amoriello – Dear Dark EP (Sliptrick Records)

Amoriello is a project put together by American guitarist Thomas Amoriello with this short five track EP following on from his full debut and self titled release in 2018. Hailing from New Jersey, Amoriello has called in a number of guests on this release which falls into the hard rock, epic metal category and is..

Brick – Done Counting My Scars (Sliptrick Records)

Yet another heavy rock band from Sweden, Brick formed in 2014 in  and released the debut album Faceless Strangers in 2016. As a six piece, this is a most powerful band build around a very, very riff heavy sound provided by two talented guitarists and a superb rock vocalist with some quite sublime keyboard work..