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German heavy metal legends ACCEPT have announced Blind Rage as the title to their third studio album since their 2010 comeback and fourteenth studio album of their career. Set for release this summer in North America, Blind Rage will be produced, mixed, and mastered by Andy Sneap (EXODUS, [...]
7 Hard Years (7HY) featuring multi-instrumentalist Alan Kelly (ex-Shy) and lead vocalist Shawn Pelata (Line Of Fire) present a sneak-preview of tracks from the upcoming album ‘No Place In Heaven’. The album also features Roy Davis (Shy), Dave Martin (Marshall Law), and Martin Walls [...]
The track is taken from the band’s third album, “Love Songs And Other Nightmares“,  which will be released April 8th worldwide via Sony Music. The CD was tracked at Grapow Studios with Grapow at the helm. The cover artwork was created by Canadian artist Jessica Allain, known for [...]
MelodicRock Records is excited to finally announce the long awaited album release from cult melodic rock outfit Loud Lion. Die Tough will be released worldwide May 19 and will feature the following tracklist: 01. Love Will Break Your Heart 02. Lion’s Den 03. Lion Eyes 04. Die Tuff 05. [...]
During the height of the worldwide thrash movement there were several epicenters of activity. While New York and the Bay Area were perhaps the most prominent, Germany’s big three; Sodom, Kreator and Destruction were leading the charge on the European front. However, what some thrash fans may not [...]
During the 80′s you could count the number of prominent Swiss metal bands on one hand, but that didn’t mean there weren’t a plethora of bands trying to fight for their shot at international stardom like CELTIC FROST and CORONER had already achieved. SULTAN were one those [...]
Vocalist/entertainer Ron Keel has signed with West Coast Merch/Celebrity Swag to launch an extensive merchandising campaign featuring Keel’s new “Metal Cowboy” merchandise. “The Metal Cowboy brand lends itself really well to a lot of different items,” Keel proudly explains. “It’s more [...]
Leviathan Records Worldwide has just released the new CHASTAIN video “Evil Awaits Us” from the band’s new CD “Surrender To No One.” This marks the first music video from CHASTAIN with Leather Leone on vocals since the classic “For Those Who Dare” video from [...]
The first reunion performance of the Fort-Wayne, Indiana progressive speed metal band ZEPHANIAH (veterans of WOM Fest II & III Open Air in 2009 & 2010) will be held at this year’s 7th annual Warriors Of Metal Fest to be held at O’Sheckys LIVE Bar & Grill on June 27th and [...]
Faithsedge returns this year with a new album, preceded by a 2 minute video preview of the track “Comes Crashing Down” featuring singer Giancarlo Floridia, former Dokken lead guitarist Alex De Rosso, Tony “AJ” Morra (Van Zant) on drums and keyboardist Eric Ragno [...]
Pretty Maids “My Soul To Take” is taken from the album “Louder Than Ever” out on Frontiers Records. Preorder now on Amazon: http://www.smarturl.it/prettymloderam… or iTuneshttp://www.smarturl.it/prettymlouderi… Release dates: Europe: March 21st 2014 North [...]
Loud Rage Music is proud to announce the addition of a new band in its roster: Tampa Bay, Florida based Symphonic Extreme Metal act SHADOW SOCIETY featuring members of Deicide, Circle II Circle and Order of Ennead! The band self-released an excellent debut EP, “Into the Unknown”, in [...]
Long Island, NY power metal band, SHADOWSTRIKE has been confirmed for Warriors Of Metal Fest VII to take place at O’Sheckys LIVE Bar & Grill on June 27th and 28th in Columbus, Ohio.  ShadowStrike was first brought to the attention of Warriors Of Metal Fest organizers by Steve [...]
Few bands survived the rapid decline of thrash metal in the early 90′s, but not only did Australia’s ADDICTIVE soldier on, they released a superb slab of classic speed metal against all odds. Following up their raw, yet impressive 1989 debut album, Pity Of Man, the band enlisted Ozzy [...]
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