“People still need new music.”

ENSIFERUM are well established in the scene. They have been delivering their folk inspired melodic death metal for over two decades now and show no signs of slowing down. They will soon be unleashing their eighth studio album titled Thallasic via Napalm Records on the 10th of July. Rock Out Stand Out’s Martin White speaks … Continue reading “People still need new music.”

NEWS: POWERWOLF – Celebrate ‘Best Of The Blessed’ Album Release With Brand New Version Of ‘Resurrection By Erection’

The wolves are howling again! POWERWOLF are celebrating the release of their critically acclaimed Best Of The Blessed album. And this special record isn't just another Best Of album:  Best Of The Blessed is featuring 16 metal anthems and timeless classics by the band shrouded in a brand new shape, and includes several new versions … Continue reading NEWS: POWERWOLF – Celebrate ‘Best Of The Blessed’ Album Release With Brand New Version Of ‘Resurrection By Erection’

NEWS: CREMATORY – Releases New Video ‘When The Children Cry’

Photo Credit: Stefan Heilemann German pioneers of European gothic metal, CREMATORY, showcase another facet of their manifold spectrum with the release of their heart-wrenching cover version of “When The Children Cry”, along with an atmospheric audio-visual.CREMATORY is well known for their harsh wave of industrial metal and gothic dimness – but this cover version proves that they are … Continue reading NEWS: CREMATORY – Releases New Video ‘When The Children Cry’

NEWS: SERUM 114 – Announces New Album ‘Im Zeichen der Zeit’

Photo Credit: Christian Eschweiler German punk rockers SERUM 114 have been kicking up the fuss for over 10 years with their hard-hitting blend of punk and modern rock – without counting bruises or scars! Today, the punk rock unit releases their new single, "Abgefucktes Leben" (engl. “fucked up life”), along with an authentic music video, fresh off their … Continue reading NEWS: SERUM 114 – Announces New Album ‘Im Zeichen der Zeit’

ALBUM REVIEW: Feuerschwanz – Das elfte Gebot

Ever wondered what the love child of RAMMSTIEN and ENSIFERUM would sound like? Give FEUERSCHWANZ a listen and that should give you a rough idea. They are due to release their latest record Das elfte Gebot (The Eleventh Commandment) soon. Due to the strong sounds that are both powerful and fun, this is a strong … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Feuerschwanz – Das elfte Gebot

“The hardest challenge for me was Das Elfte Gebot. It’s a powerful song with a deep message.”

Judging from their strong music and entertaining presence, it is very easy to see why FEUERSCHWANZ have become one of the hottest bands in folk rock. They are due to release Das elfte Gebot (The Eleventh Commandment) this Friday that takes a heavier approach than their previous material. Rock Out Stand Out's Lotty Whittingham speaks to … Continue reading “The hardest challenge for me was Das Elfte Gebot. It’s a powerful song with a deep message.”

NEWS: BEYOND THE BLACK – Releases New Single and Music Video for ‘Human’

Photo Credit: Chris Heidrich Today, symphonic metal outfit BEYOND THE BLACK presents their new single, “Humans”, off their new album, Hørizøns - out now via Napalm Records. “Human” features an almost daunting glimpse at the future, but also symbolizes the sophistication of another modern and equally gloomy melodic rock piece. Their new single is a flagship example of bittersweet yet strong … Continue reading NEWS: BEYOND THE BLACK – Releases New Single and Music Video for ‘Human’

NEWS: LORD OF THE LOST – Releases Single & Official Video For ‘A Splintered Mind’

LORD OF THE LOST's new classical ensemble album Swan Songs III proclaims its mission statement almost immediately. A surprising piano intro and Chris Harms' dark and distinctive voice quickly gives way to "A Splintered Mind”, subsequently unfolding with the rich sounds of a full ensemble. The second single is lyrically driven by a torn apart and desperate protagonist … Continue reading NEWS: LORD OF THE LOST – Releases Single & Official Video For ‘A Splintered Mind’

“We will see what we can do on the next album with suggestions on which artists to collaborate with, we are open to ideas.”

GRAVE DIGGER are no strangers in the heavy metal world. Following the success of The Living Dead in 2018, they have recently released new albumThe Fields Of Blood. Rock Out Stand Out’s Becky Weale speaks to Chris Boltendahl about The Fields Of Blood, fan made gifts and superpowers. With the upcoming release of the album … Continue reading “We will see what we can do on the next album with suggestions on which artists to collaborate with, we are open to ideas.”

NEWS: MOONSPELL – To Re-Release Definitive Album ‘The Butterfly Effect’

Recorded at London's Trident Studios in 1999, MOONSPELL's fourth album, The Butterfly Effect, saw the band follow more experimental paths after their impactful beginnings in gothic metal. Influenced by industrial elements of the nineties, this full-length release from the Portuguese pioneers captivates with down-tuned guitars, an electronic veil of ghostly synths and the concept of … Continue reading NEWS: MOONSPELL – To Re-Release Definitive Album ‘The Butterfly Effect’