NEWS: R.I.P. – Announce New Album

"Street Reaper is just a disgusting, punk-rock-meets-Black Sabbath shredder that's going to leave a film of filth on any speaker that has the misfortune to output its gnarly sounds." -- Metal Injection "R.I.P. find a place for '80s and early '90s nostalgia that's not overblown would-be glam or retro-minded thrash, but would nonetheless fit well … Continue reading NEWS: R.I.P. – Announce New Album

NEWS: ICE – Full Album Stream Available

"Goes back and forth between riffy '70s hard rock and the more mind-bending psych-pop sounds of the '60s. It's not hard to picture this being recorded in 1970 - like a lot of that year's rock records, you can feel the hangover of '60s hippie culture coming on but the sounds of the summer of … Continue reading NEWS: ICE – Full Album Stream Available

NEWS: THOMAS V. JAGER – Shares New Track

"The hazy atmosphere and production echo Monolord's aesthetics, with Jäger applying the underlying sonic principles of the band to his solo material. Consider the track "A Solitary Plan" to be Jäger's "Planet Caravan" - even the heaviest and doomiest need to keep it chill sometime." -- Consequence of Sound Monolord singer/guitarist Thomas V. Jäger shares … Continue reading NEWS: THOMAS V. JAGER – Shares New Track

NEWS: THE DEATH WHEELERS – Announce New Album & Launch Video For Title Track ‘Divine Filt’

Canadian 'bikesploitation' inspired rock & sleaze a la Davie Allan & The Arrows, The Wild Angels, Psychomania, The Cramps "Sounds like it belongs in a scene out of Easy Rider.... Like what would be played during the epic bank robbery climax scene." -- Metal Injection Canadian heavy rock instrumentalists The Death Wheelers share a video single … Continue reading NEWS: THE DEATH WHEELERS – Announce New Album & Launch Video For Title Track ‘Divine Filt’

NEWS: MONOLORD – Release Instrumental Mix Of Vænir Album

"Without vocals, Empress Rising suddenly becomes a post-metal, stoner epic in the vein of Sleep's Dopesmoker and Monster Magnet's 30-minute opus 'Tab.' Arguably Monolord's most atmospheric work, the instrumental treatment gives the album a new life and listening experience." -- Consequence of Sound Swedish trio Monolord release a special all-instrumental version of their breakthrough 2015 … Continue reading NEWS: MONOLORD – Release Instrumental Mix Of Vænir Album

NEWS: HELL FIRE – Release New Single ‘Conquerors’

"Lots of thrash bands do their best to sound retro, but Hell Fire manage to sound classic." -- Kerrang! "Hell Fire rocks harder than Stonehenge with the fury of Motorhead!" -- CvltNation "Hell Fire is straight up incapable of writing a song that doesn't kick ass. They just can't do it... Pure heavy metal." -- … Continue reading NEWS: HELL FIRE – Release New Single ‘Conquerors’

NEWS: Riding Easy – Release Dates Postponed

Los Angeles record label RidingEasy Records has postponed its previously announced upcoming Spring 2020 releases -- including digital/streaming formats -- until later this year. While a difficult decision, due to shutdown of physical distribution, record stores and considerably delayed pressing plants, this is considered a necessary choice during the Coronavirus pandemic. New release dates will be announced ASAP.  However, … Continue reading NEWS: Riding Easy – Release Dates Postponed

NEWS: RANDY HOLDEN (EX BLUE CHEER) – Lanches First Track

"Population II is considered one of the world's first doom albums of all time." -- Metal Injection RidingEasy Records proudly announce the official reissue on physical and digital formats of the extremely rare 1970 proto-metal album Randy Holden - Population II. Considered one of the first doom metal albums ever, the ex-Blue Cheer guitarist's solo … Continue reading NEWS: RANDY HOLDEN (EX BLUE CHEER) – Lanches First Track

NEWS: BUS – Release Video for Moonchild

"A fantastic combination of crazy fun rock that also happens to be stupid catchy." -- Metal Injection "The what-if-the-Beatles-were-also-Primus-but-Primus-were-the-Melvins-and-also-Kyuss-is-there-because-that's-fun bounce of "I Buried Paul."...(BUS) confidently deliver hooks that are non-overbearing earworms -- the kinds of songs you don't realize are in your head until they already are." -- The Obelisk Athens, Greece quartet Bus The … Continue reading NEWS: BUS – Release Video for Moonchild