ALBUM REVIEW: Vhäldemar – Metal Of The World

Metal Of The World is the third album from Spain’s VHÄLDEMAR. It was originally released in 2007 but this time features new album cover artwork as part of the re-release. The album features 13 tracks and clocks in at 48 minutes running time. River of Blood is included as a bonus track on this release … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Vhäldemar – Metal Of The World

ALBUM REVIEW: Crystal Viper – Tales Of Fire And Ice

What if I told you there was an album that contained lyrics influenced by legends, mysterious stories and secrets of the world such as the Bermuda Triangle. I know that would certainly pique my curiosity along with others. The album in question is Tales Of Fire And Ice, the latest release from Polish Heavy Metal … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Crystal Viper – Tales Of Fire And Ice

ALBUM REVIEW: Screamer – Highway Of Heroes

This is a band and an album for lovers of classic heavy metal. SCREAMER are a Swedish group with traditional heavy metal sounds and values; they want to have a good time, party and make music. This is their fourth studio album since their 2017 release Hell Machine, and the first studio album on their … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Screamer – Highway Of Heroes

ALBUM REVIEW: Diviner – Realms Of Time

The Greek Gods were a powerful bunch of unique beings that impacted the Earth in one way or another. Good or Evil, you knew about them and their presence could always be felt. This statement can also apply to Greek Heavy/Power Metal outfit DIVINER. Their sounds are so bold, epic and empowering that even thinking … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Diviner – Realms Of Time

ALBUM REVIEW: Diamond Head – The Coffin Train

When you are part of the Heavy Metal community, the name DIAMOND HEAD is hard to miss. Whether you are a long-time fan or a casual listener, you would have come across the name of these Heavy Metal pioneers at some point. For me, this is my first experience of the icons and from listening … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Diamond Head – The Coffin Train

“If I can express my rage in a song while telling a good story, I consider it a success.”

Heavy Metal isn't dead and London based NIGHT SCREAMER are one of the bands setting out to prove this. Rock Out Stand Out's Lotty Whittingham grabbed a chat with vocalist Gadd, bassist Julia B Cadau and guitarist Calvin Lever. They spoke about their sound, their debut album Dead Of Night and who they would have … Continue reading “If I can express my rage in a song while telling a good story, I consider it a success.”

ALBUM REVIEW: Night Screamer – Dead Of Night

It’s no secret that old school Heavy Metal is making a comeback. London based NIGHT SCREAMER are one of those bands that are making sure this happens. They have unleashed their debut album Dead Of Night and to say this will open doors for the band is a huge understatement. The story of NIGHT SCREAMER … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Night Screamer – Dead Of Night

ALBUM REVIEW: Steel Raiser – Acciaio

Through metal, a lot of strong bonds and friendships are formed. Often, it’s to the point where bands are formed. This is definitely the case with Italian Heavy Metal outfit STEEL RAISER. They have unleashed their latest album Acciaio and the word translates to Steel from Italian. Coincidence? Given the sturdy material that this album … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Steel Raiser – Acciaio

NEWS: BEAST IN BLACK new studio album ‘From Hell With Love’

Less than one year since the release of their enormously successful debut album Berserker, up and coming metallers BEAST IN BLACK are currently putting the finishing touches to their highly-anticipated sophomore record in guitarist Anton Kabanen's home studio. But before fans can listen to the group's new tunes, the band are ready to reveal the title of the album, … Continue reading NEWS: BEAST IN BLACK new studio album ‘From Hell With Love’

ALBUM REVIEW: Grave Digger – The Living Dead

No introductions are needed here. From die-hard fans to casual listeners, it will be hard not come across GRAVE DIGGER at some point. The German crew have been supplying true heavy metal for the past three decades and they aren’t planning to stop anytime soon. Just over a year since their last release, they are back and … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Grave Digger – The Living Dead