From June, 2013

Graham Bonnet Announced For Hard Rock Hell AOR 2

Rainbow vocalist Graham Bonnet plus New York’s Tyketto, ‘Europe’ guitarist Kee Marcello and the 1990s Los Angeles glam-rockers Love/Hate have all been announced for Hard Rock Hell AOR 2. HRH AOR in proud association with Classic Rock Magazine has announced its first round of acts for next year’s spring extravaganza including seminal English rock singer…

KATATONIA Return with Dethroned & Uncrowned

In August 2012 Katatonia released ‘Dead End Kings’, their ninth studio album. The album was the band’s most successful to date and cemented the Swede’s position as masters of darkened metal. Dead End Kings was released on the Peaceville label, [www.peaceville.com] the band’s home for the past 14 years. On 9th September 2013 the band…

ACOLYTE Charybdis

Acolyte are an extreme metal band from Manchester interested in creating some harsh blackened grooves with a melodic slant. Inspired by bands such as Ved Buens Ende, Enslaved and Deathspell Omega – the band was started in summer 2008 by the founding member Malekh and his good friend and musical kindred JT. Their debut album…

ACT Fratricidal Quarrel

ACT was formed in 2012 as creative collaboration between Kaan Dincer, Harun Icli, Umut Icli, Emin Koklu and Kemal Payzin. Most of the material for the debut album was composed throughout the  2012 summer and by end of summer 2012 a full pre-production consisting of 12 tracks was recorded. The album ‘Worlds a Stage’ will…

DUST BOLT on Tour with HEATHEN

This June DUST BOLT will be on tour over Europe with HEATHEN Don´t miss this explosive shows at or near your hometown! TOURDATES 07.06.2013 DE – Berlin, K 17 08.06.2013 SE – Sölvesborg, Sweden Rock *Heathen only* 09.06.2013 DE – Hamburg, Markthalle 10.06.2013 PL – Warsaw, Progresja 11.06.2013 PL – Wroclaw, Eter 12.06.2013 CZ –…

TesseracT Interview

TesseracT are a British progressive metal band formed in 2007. They are currently signed to Century Media Records. They are credited as one of the bands to pioneer the ‘djent’ movement in progressive metal. As of 2013, Tesseract have released two studio albums, One and Altered State. New singer Ashe O’Hara (previously with the band…

VISTA CHINO Unveil Artwork

Vista Chino the band formed by John Garcia and Brant Bjork (formerly of Kyuss) have finished work on their new album. This week the band has unveiled the album title as well as the cover art for the record. The album is titled Peace and the artwork for the album was created by the renowned…

BAD OMEN Rising

Formed in 2013, Bad Omen is a fiercely independent record label dedicated exclusively to Heavy Rock, with a focus on old school values and traditions. Founded by Will Palmer, following 18 years at London based imprint Rise Above Records, its first signings include English Motörized Rock ‘n’ Roll rebels Asomvel  , The Tower  ; a psychedelia-seeped…

AMON AMARTH: Final Segment 3 Of Mini Documentary Revealed

The final segment of Amon Amarth’s’ Forging Mjölnir mini documentary premieres this week! The intimate three-part account comes in celebration of their forthcoming new studio offering, ‘Deceiver of the Gods’, set for worldwide release later this month. Directed by Luke Daley , the striking black and white film offers candid commentary with each member on a…

DEVILDRIVER Reveal Tracklisting for “Winter Kills”

DevilDriver have revealed the tracklisting for their new effort “Winter Kills”. The album will be released August 26th in the UK via Napalm Records. “Winter Kills” will be available in four configurations including a Deluxe Digibook with CD (including two bonus tracks: “Shudder” and “Back Down to the Grave”) and a Live DVD (Featuring 45…