NEWS: FIRE FROM THE GODS – Celebrates Juneteenth With New Video For ‘Break The Cycle’

Fire From The Gods’ AJ Channer could not sit on the sidelines for one more day.  When the world erupted in protest of the killing of George Floyd, he set out right away for Minneapolis.  No better time than now to enact the philosophy supported by the lyrics of the songs on his band’s album, AMERICAN SUN, which was … Continue reading NEWS: FIRE FROM THE GODS – Celebrates Juneteenth With New Video For ‘Break The Cycle’

NEWS: MERCUTIO – Announce New Single ‘Slap Bang’ Out On 17th July

UK based alt rock trio Mercutio are set to release new single, “Slap Bang”, in mid-July 2020. “Slap Bang” is a stunning rock song. Driving distorted riffs overlaid with the powerful melody and tongue in cheek lyrics of vocalist Ross William Wild. The track has the kind of instantly memorable chorus that lodges itself in … Continue reading NEWS: MERCUTIO – Announce New Single ‘Slap Bang’ Out On 17th July

NEWS: TOMMY LEE – Drops Two Singles

In conversation with Tommy Lee about his new music, his abject JOY over his new album, ANDRO, is infectious. The mastermind behind this compelling collection of songs has conquered TikTok amassing 560k followers in the past couple of months, while growing his Instagram audience to over 1 million during quarantine.  An audience that eagerly awaits his new opus. … Continue reading NEWS: TOMMY LEE – Drops Two Singles

NEWS: MIKE LEPOND’S SILENT ASSASSINS – Unveils ‘Ides Of March’ Lyric Video

Photo Credit: Jatzi Nieto MIKE LEPOND’S SILENT ASSASSINS will release their anticipated new full-length, Whore Of Babylon, via Silver Lining Music on June 26th. Forging a union between the mighty worlds of heavy metal and ancient history, Whore Of Babylon serves as the band’s third studio album and is a no-holds barred, gauntlet-thrown, true heavy metal mission led by LEPOND, … Continue reading NEWS: MIKE LEPOND’S SILENT ASSASSINS – Unveils ‘Ides Of March’ Lyric Video

NEWS: BLACK STAR RIDERS – Announce New Single/Video ‘Candidate For Heartbreak’

In this unusual 2020, Black Star Riders are back with a new single Candidate For Heartbreak, which is out now, via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. 2020 shaped up to be a very different year to what we all expected. COVID-19 took us by surprise forced us to pause, rethink our way of life and observe an unprecedented … Continue reading NEWS: BLACK STAR RIDERS – Announce New Single/Video ‘Candidate For Heartbreak’

ALBUM REVIEW: Rush – Permanent Waves: Fortieth Anniversary

In 1980, three friends from Toronto, Canada released Permanent Waves. Releasing to a position of number four on the Billboard 200 and three on the UK Albums chart, this is the album that gave us The Spirit of Radio, a much beloved song that has likely been the gateway into the world of progressive rock … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Rush – Permanent Waves: Fortieth Anniversary

NEWS: THE DUST CODA – Announce New EP ‘Early Days – Raw & Unplugged’

The Dust Coda is thrilled to announce the release of their brand new EP Early Days – Raw and Unplugged on 5th June 2020.  In this almost surreal pandemic world, the band decided to brush the dust off some old recordings and release a collection of four acoustic tracks, which will give fans an intimate listening experience. This … Continue reading NEWS: THE DUST CODA – Announce New EP ‘Early Days – Raw & Unplugged’

NEWS: GRAND SLAM – Announce ‘Hit The Ground Tour 2020’ & Release ‘Sisters Of Mercy’ (Acoustic)

Grand Slam today release a new exclusive acoustic version of “Sisters Of Mercy” (a version of the electric track taken from the bands debut album “Hit the Ground”). The band also announce a full UK tour in December 2020. You can listen to the single below: https://youtu.be/E-pJK1v9Y5U Back in the post Thin Lizzy days, Laurence … Continue reading NEWS: GRAND SLAM – Announce ‘Hit The Ground Tour 2020’ & Release ‘Sisters Of Mercy’ (Acoustic)

ALBUM REVIEW: These Wicked Rivers – Eden

Summer is on its way. In normal circumstances, us music lovers will be getting plans and things ready to attend one or more of the many festivals that happen. Due to a certain virus, this is not to be but fear not, bands are still releasing material. One in fact matches the vibes of warm, … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: These Wicked Rivers – Eden

NEWS: HERETIC FEST – Announces Rescheduling of 2020 Festival to 30th April, 1st May and 2nd May 2021

Monday 18th May 2020. From Heretic Fest organiser Hannah Mae Fellows - “This perhaps isn’t the news we wanted to hear, but the news a lot will have expected. It is with a heavy heart I have to announce that Heretic Fest 2020 is no more.  It’s not all doom and gloom, as Heretic Fest is … Continue reading NEWS: HERETIC FEST – Announces Rescheduling of 2020 Festival to 30th April, 1st May and 2nd May 2021