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Hard Knox | Psyco's R Us

Hard Knox | Psyco’s R Us

by Justin Gaines
– Sr. Columnist —

Utah-based hard rockers Hard Knox made their debut in 1993 with the independently-released Psyco’s R Us. The band was a little too late for the Hair Metal party, but they rocked like that party was never going to end. Hard Knox played loud, raucous, in your fa[…]

Infestdead | Satanic Serenades

Infestdead | Satanic Serenades

by Justin Gaines
– Sr. Columnist —

It’s pretty well established at this point that Dan Swano is Heavy Metal’s true Renaissance Man, right? The Swedish singer/multi-instrumentalist/producer has been in bands as varied as Progressive/Melodic rocking Nightingale, Melodic Death Metal band Edge of S[…]

Jaded Heart | Guilty By Design

Jaded Heart | Guilty By Design

by Justin Gaines
– Sr. Columnist —

German Hard Rock turned Melodic Metal band Jaded Heart is back with a new studio album, their twelfth overall, titled Guilty By Design. The band has some new blood this time around, with guitarist Masahiro Eto and drummer Bodo Strickler replacing long time mem[…]

Dynazty | Titanic Mass

Dynazty | Titanic Mass

by Justin Gaines
– Sr. Columnist —

Swedish melodic rockers Dynazty raised a lot of eyebrows when they reinvented themselves as a Heavy Metal band for their 2014 album Renatus. They went from playing Hardcore Superstar/Crashdiet-style Sleaze Rock to a much harder-hitting (yet still melodic) Meta[…]

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