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by Joe Mis – Senior Columnist — Starsoup’s Bazaar Of Wonders lives up to its name in a number of ways. This Russian studio project fronted by singer and guitarist Alexey Markov (Shadow Host, Distant Sun) is indeed a bazaar of styles, and some tracks are indeed wonderful, but the [...]
by Anabel Dflux – Senior Photojournalist — February 5th, 2014 at House of Blues in Hollywood, CA. — Pop Evil put on an electrifying show at the House of Blues, Hollywood. Opening for Stone Sour, Pop Evil was a sight to see. The crowd went wild for these musicians, and the vibe in [...]
by Justin Gainesx – Senior Columnist/News Editor — It’s been a long time coming – nine years to be exact – but melodic hard rockers Adriangale are finally back with a new studio album, their fifth overall, titled Suckerpunch. Adriangale is probably best known for featuring [...]
by Deb Rao – Senior Columnist — Vanishing Point is a band that hails from Australia. They are gearing up for the release of their fifth CD Distant Is The Sun via AFM Records on March 4 in North America. There is always something intriguing about bands that hail from the land of down [...]
by John Kindred – Publisher — The return of ‘80s-inspired NWOBHM continues as Salvación releases its third album titled God Gold and Glory. Hailing from Wilmington, N.C., the duo of Carlos Denogean and Nicholas Sponsel has been a mission since 2009 in order to keep classic heavy [...]
by John Kindred – Publisher — Multi-instrumentalist and composer Walter Monsanto has released his full-length solo album titled The Master Key. Hailing from Guatemala, Monsanto has been making a name for himself throughout the region, opening for international live acts, such as Michael [...]
by Deb Rao – Senior Columnist — February 1, 2014 at The Coach House San Juan in Capistrano CA. — As thousands of people headed into Las Vegas to place their bets for Superbowl Sunday, I found myself exiting the city for the weekend. California here I come. It has been three years [...]
by Deb Rao – Senior Columnist — These days it is so hard to catch attention in the music business. One band that is making waves on the East Coast in Baltimore is Silvertung. Led by vocalist and guitarist Speed, Silvertung has a captivating hard rock sound that leaps out at you. It is [...]
by Jonna Ambur – Senior Photojournalist — January 26, 2014 at Webster Theater Underground in Hartford, CT. — You haven’t seen a mosh pit until you’ve seen a mosh pit at a hardcore show. Braving the cold Northeast, Texas band, Seeker, took the stage at The Underground [...]
by Matt Karpe – Senior Columnist — Swedish quintet Dead By April’s third album Let The World Know sees a change in their line-up, but no change in their melodic metal sound that has become synonymous with the Gothenburg band. Scream vocalist Christoffer Andersson replaced founding [...]
by Mark Allen – Senior Columnist — Stripping away some of the staleness from the mega-saturated modern rock genre is 3 Years Hollow, whose debut album drops on February 11, making it the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for that special someone in your life. Who needs glittering diamonds [...]
by Joe Mis – Senior Columnist — The Swedish near-supergroup Lover Under Cover has just released Into The Night, a solid follow up to 2012’s debut Set The Night On Fire. Despite this being a sophomore album, the members of Lover Under Cover have many decades of experience, and it [...]
by Chris A. – Senior Photojournalist — In Detroit, Steve Black is a household name and his voice is heard by the masses every week on the air at WRIF and when he hosts his syndicated radio-talk show “The Chop Shop”. Now, Steve Black, the long-haired, smooth-voice radio jock is now [...]
by Chris A. – Senior Photojournalist — January 26, 2014 at Bogarts in Cincinnati, Ohio — Corey Taylor loves Cincinnati, after all, “Bogarts” was one of the first gigs Stone Sour ever played. Taylor and Stone Sour, (minus Jim Root, on hiatus apparently working on Slipknot [...]
by Bryan J. Kilmore – Senior Columnist — Shapist is a relatively new and young progressive metal-core band from St. Louis. The band released its first demo in 2012 titled We Speak Volumes and in 2013 released the single “Samsara,” which featured Garrison Lee of ERRA. Recently [...]
by Anabel Dflux – Senior Photojournalist — Backstab Burial is a young, but very determined band that hails from the U.K. With a brand new song released by BlankTV, Backstab Burial is ready to take over the world. Anabel DFlux had the pleasure of chatting with the British lads, [...]
by Joe Mis – Senior Columnist — The Dutch five piece act calling themselves RENTAP has given itself some pretty big shoes to fill. Apparently, RENTAP translates from ancient Malaysian as “Shaker Of The World” – a title given to a warrior ahead of his time. After putting out [...]
by Steve Patrick – Senior Columnist — It’s such a rare thing to come across a musical project that can truly be called original, but that’s exactly what can be said of Joe Bonamassa’s latest Blu-ray/DVD releases. The entire project is called Tour de Force – Live in London and [...]
by Alissa Ordabai – Senior Columnist — Blues-rock, rockabilly, country, and even touches of gospel boil with such heat in this pressure cooker of styles, the lid is about to fly off. Twenty-five year-old Canadian vixen Colleen Rennison not only gives the band its name (No Sinner is [...]
by Chris Baird – Photojournalist — January 22, 2014 at Ziggy’s in Winston-Salem, North Carolina — With just one glance of the members of In This Moment or the Butcher Babies, it would be easily understood why the name of this current tour is the 2014 HellPop Tour II. The New [...]
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