NEWS: JO QUAIL – Shares Live Video Performance Of ‘The Breathing Hand’

Photo Credit: Ake Tireland Internationally acclaimed composer and virtuoso cellist Jo Quail has shared the video for ‘The Breathing Hand (Live)’.  A live performance with the choir of Cappella Gedanensis and Alicja Lach-Owsiany, conducted by Jos Pijnappel.  ‘The Breathing Hand (Live)’ features on the deluxe vinyl reissue of 'Five Incantations’ which is set for release on 20th November (Adderstone Records) … Continue reading NEWS: JO QUAIL – Shares Live Video Performance Of ‘The Breathing Hand’

NEWS: KATATONIA – Release Video For ‘Behind The Blood’ From ‘Dead Air’, Their Live Lockdown Session Album

Photo Credit: Ester Segarra Katatonia have released their live performance of the City Burials single “Behind The Blood”, taken from the forthcoming live lockdown session album Dead Air. Vocalist Jonas Renkse comments, Here’s our first and (so far) only live rendition of ‘Behind The Blood’ from our latest album, City Burials. As weird as these times are, it gives … Continue reading NEWS: KATATONIA – Release Video For ‘Behind The Blood’ From ‘Dead Air’, Their Live Lockdown Session Album

NEWS: PARADISE LOST – Announce Special Live Streaming Performance For 5th November

Photo Credit: Anne C. Swallow Following on from the release of their new album ‘Obsidian’ in May, British gothic metal legends PARADISE LOST have announced a special live streaming performance and alternative to bonfire night for the 5th November. Vocalist Nick Holmes comments, "Greetings, I hope everyone is well! Just a quick few words to thank everyone for the ongoing great response to our latest album, 'Obsidian', and … Continue reading NEWS: PARADISE LOST – Announce Special Live Streaming Performance For 5th November

ALBUM REVIEW: Devin Townsend – Order Of Magnitude – Empath Live Volume 1

What is there to say about DEVIN TOWNSEND that hasn’t been said a thousand times before? He started out as a vocalist for legendary guitarist STEVE VAI’s band all the way back in 1993. Then he left to do his own thing and now has some of that legendary status for himself. His newest release, … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Devin Townsend – Order Of Magnitude – Empath Live Volume 1

NEWS: DANIEL TOMPKINS – Releases New Album ‘Ruins’ On 11th December On KScope

Photo Credit: Richard Oakes May 2019 saw TesseracT’s lead vocalist and songwriter release his debut solo album Castles, his first foray into a more pop rock electronic sound.  Ruins sees Tompkins rework Castles alongside producer Paul Ortiz (Chimp Spanner) showcasing re-written music with more aggression and a truer, darker tone. Castles was originally created by co-producer and friend Eddie Head (Haji’s … Continue reading NEWS: DANIEL TOMPKINS – Releases New Album ‘Ruins’ On 11th December On KScope

NEWS: DEVIN TOWNSEND – Launches Live Video For ‘War’ From ‘Order Of Magnitude – Empath Live Volume 1’

Photo Credit: Tanya Ghosh Devin Townsend will release ‘Order Of Magnitude – Empath Live Volume 1’ on the 23rd October 2020, a document of his Winter 2019 European tour that saw him taking on possibly his most ambitious live show to date. Devin comments: “Hello folks, here's another song from the Order Of Magnitude Blu Ray. Amidst the chaos … Continue reading NEWS: DEVIN TOWNSEND – Launches Live Video For ‘War’ From ‘Order Of Magnitude – Empath Live Volume 1’

ALBUM REVIEW: Rikard Sjöblom’s Gungfly – Alone Together

Rikard Sjöblom is a Swedish multi-instrumentalist who has been very busy in the last two decades releasing a total of twenty one albums. Rikard Sjöblom exists. Gungflies do not exist but fortunately Sjöblom has taken it upon himself to create one. Alone Together is the twenty second release in his catalogue. A progressive rock odyssey, … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Rikard Sjöblom’s Gungfly – Alone Together

ALBUM REVIEW: Derek Sherinian – The Phoenix

Derek Sherinian is one of the most significant keyboard players of our times. He has been a key contributor in several different bands and worked with artists such as Alice Cooper, DREAM THEATRE, KISS and Billy Idol. He has also worked on at least seven solo albums, including Planet X, Mythology and Oceana 2011, with … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Derek Sherinian – The Phoenix

NEWS: GAZPACHO – Share New Video For The Title Track Of Their New Album ‘Fireworker’

To coincide with the release of their new studio album, Fireworker, Gazpacho have released a video for the title track.  Thomas Anderson from the band checks in and explains the video’s meaning  «To celebrate the release of “Fireworker” here is the film for the track. The album is about our deepest instinctual side and the fireworker who controls us … Continue reading NEWS: GAZPACHO – Share New Video For The Title Track Of Their New Album ‘Fireworker’

NEWS: PAIN OF SALVATION – Announce ‘The Perfect Element, Pt. I (Anniversary Mix 2020)’ Release

Following the release of their acclaimed new studio album “PANTHER”, Sweden’s progressive Metal innovators Pain of Salvation are announcing a special re-issue edition for their “The Perfect Element, Pt. I” album from 2000. Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the band’s third album, the re-issue version is entitled “The Perfect Element, Pt. I (Anniversary Mix 2020)” and will be released on … Continue reading NEWS: PAIN OF SALVATION – Announce ‘The Perfect Element, Pt. I (Anniversary Mix 2020)’ Release