ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST 19.12.2020

For the last playlist of the year, we have done something a little bit different. There are the usual releases that have come out in the past two weeks; bands include Epica, Take Breath, Grimgotts, Therion, Arion, Korpkilanni and Sirenia. Some of our team members revealed their top ten albums in posts this week. A … Continue reading ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST 19.12.2020

LOTTY’S TOP 10 ALBUMS 2020

Before we reveal our last playlist of the year, editor in chief Lotty reveals her top ten albums of the year. In the words of ABBA “Thank you for the music”. Normally it provides that much needed escapism to allow us to forget our day-to-day stresses and worries. During this pandemic where mental health has … Continue reading LOTTY’S TOP 10 ALBUMS 2020

STEFAN’S TOP 10 ALBUMS 2020

Next to reveal their top ten albums is Stefan who joined the team this year. Hello everyone. As you all will know, this year has been inflicted severely by extremely difficult times and circumstances for us all this year since the touring side of the music industry has been put on hold. Thankfully though, it … Continue reading STEFAN’S TOP 10 ALBUMS 2020

ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 07.11.2020

Two weeks are up meaning it's time for the latest edition of the playlist. There have been some brilliant releases and we have some great classics. There are new releases from the likes of Wednesday 13, Accept, HJELVIK, Amaranthe, A New Tomorrow, Blind Guardian, Snow White Blood, Eleine, Accept, Leaves' Eyes, Jinjer and Feuerschwanz There … Continue reading ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 07.11.2020

ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 24.10.2020

Two weeks are up and you know what that means, a new edition of the Rock Out Stand Out playlist. There have been some fantastic releases these past two weeks. New albums come from HammerFall, Leaves' Eyes, Anthea and Devin Townsend so songs from each of those albums are on this list. Single wise, there … Continue reading ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 24.10.2020

ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 10.10.2020

Two weeks is up, meaning it's time for a new playlist. Album and single releases picked up, musicians celebrated birthdays and album anniversaries over these past two weeks. Album releases come from Protokult, Nightmare, Amaranthe, Saltatio Mortis and Nachtblut so there are songs from those respective albums on those. NanoWar Of Steel, DevilDriver, Unleash The … Continue reading ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 10.10.2020

ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 26.09.2020

Two weeks is up, you know what that means? Time to update the playlist and there are some belters. Album releases come from South Of Salem, Finntroll and Kataklysm so there are songs from those albums on the list. There have been a lot of single releases in these last two weeks. These come from … Continue reading ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 26.09.2020

ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 15.08.2020

On Monday, I come back after taking a couple of weeks from the website. It has been a great time to recharge the batteries and take a step back to properly look at the site. My coming back gift to you is the latest edition of the Rock Out Stand Out Playlist. These two weeks … Continue reading ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 15.08.2020

NEWS: AMARANTHE – Finish New Studio Album & Announce Release Date

AMARANTHE have just finished the studio recordings for their new masterpiece! The sixth studio album from the Swedish modern metal heroes will be released on August 28th, which the band revealed in a digital press conference at the weekend. The band states: "Our sixth album is now completely DONE! On Sunday, a few select members of the press and music industry professionals … Continue reading NEWS: AMARANTHE – Finish New Studio Album & Announce Release Date

NEWS: BEYOND THE BLACK – Releases New Single and Lyric Video for ‘Wounded Healer’ feat. Elize Ryd (Amaranthe)

Photo Credit: Chris Heidrich The raw energy of two metal queens merges with the sophistication of a vigorous new arrangement! Melodic metal quintet BEYOND THE BLACK, fronted by exceptional singer Jennifer Haben, present their sonorous third single, “Wounded Healer“ featuring Elize Ryd (AMARANTHE), off their upcoming album, Hørizøns, to be released via Napalm Records on June 19th, 2020.  … Continue reading NEWS: BEYOND THE BLACK – Releases New Single and Lyric Video for ‘Wounded Healer’ feat. Elize Ryd (Amaranthe)