SYRENCE “Freedom In Fire”

SYRENCE “Freedom In Fire” (Fastball Music) It might just be me because I am Swedish that I came to think of a flower the first time I saw this band’s name. I don’t think that there is too much flowers about this German heavy metal band, not that flowers cannot be used in metal. But they do not look like the kind of band that has flowers and stuff on stage. Melodic heavy metal is so much better than any pop music will ever be. I don’t have to listen to some weak ass music to get a dose of… Continue reading

London Rockers JACK & SALLY To Release New EP

Pop Rock Trio To Release ‘Who We Become’ Through Engineer Records Pop rock trio Jack & Sally are set to release their new EP ‘Who We Become’ through Engineer Records on November 8th 2019! The second single from the EP, “Macy”. Jack and Sally are a rock band from London formed in the winter of 2018, blending catchy choruses with power chords and smooth leads to create songs about love, loss and life in an uncertain world. The band comprises of Ben Felix on vocals and bass, Joshua Jacobs on guitars and Pravir Ramasundaram on drums. Drawing influences ranging from… Continue reading

Australian Deathcore Mob EVISCERATE THE CROWN Release New Single

Sydney Quintet Set To Release “Unearthed” on September 27th Sydney deathcore quintet Eviscerate The Crown are set to release their new single “Unearthed” on September 27th! The band had this to say on the track: “Unearthed is about being reborn and pushing through the darkness that life can throw at you. You can either lay down and accept your fate, allowing it to swallow you whole or you can stand up and fight, keeping the darkness at bay. The track takes listeners on a journey of light and dark shades, times of hardship and success, fully encapsulating the hardship of… Continue reading

York Based Industrial Quartet MARY & THE RAM Release New Single

‘Eclipse’ Is Set For An October 19th Release Through Syndicol Music Mary and the Ram (the studio project of The Trembling Hellish Infernal Nightmare Generator’s Kiran Tanna and The Parasitic Twins’ Dom Smith) is set to release a new single, ‘Eclipse’ on October 18, 2019 through Syndicol Music. For Fans of The Dresden Dolls, Death From Above 1979, Marilyn Manson, Nick Cave and Nine Inch Nails. Recorded at Melrose Yard Studios in York, UK and co-produced between Kiran, and New York-based Kallie Marie (Explosives For Her Majesty), the band have also hooked in the talents of Dave Ogilvie (The Weeknd,… Continue reading

FLESHWORLD Video

noisy / unpleasant / melodic / sludgy / post-hardcore A five-piece band from Kraków, Poland, revolving around the concepts of uncertainty and change, beauty found in decay, and the fear of life. The new album, “The Essence Has Changed, but the Details Remain” was recorded entirely live in Monochrome Studio by Haldor Grunberg from Satanic Audio (Thaw, Behemoth) and mixed/ mastered by Sylvain Biguet, who also worked with artists like Birds in Row, Death Engine, Valve, or As We Draw. Fleshworld was initially founded in 2010 as an electronic/post rock duo, the band gradually grew and developed. For a while… Continue reading

THE SHAKING SENSATIONS Copenhagen Based Prog Outfit Announce New Album ‘How Are We to Fight the Blight?’ via PELAGIC RECORDS

Copenhagen-based instrumental 5-piece THE SHAKING SENSATIONS are finally back with a follow up to their critically acclaimed 2013 album Start Stop Worrying. October 4th will see the release of How Are We To Fight The Blight?, an album that has been 6 years in the making. THE SHAKING SENSATIONS have expanded the classic post-rock constellation by addition of a second drummer, allowing the band to develop a unique approach to the rhythm section and a fresh and unconventional take on instrumental rock music. During 4 extensive European tours, the band have shared the stage with acts such as Caspian, And… Continue reading

ASTROSAUR Norwegian Post-Metal/Prog/Jazz-Outfit to Annouce Sophomore Album ‘Obscuroscope’ through PELAGIC RECORDS

Norwegian Post-Metal/Prog/Jazz-Outfit ASTROSAUR just announced their sophomore album ‘Obscuroscope’ through PELAGIC RECORDS; Release date: September 27. ASTROSAUR’s virtuous necro-nautic universe consists of equal parts instrumental rock and post-metal, studded with lavish prog-, jazzmathrock- and black metal ornaments. „The general public perceives academia and heavy metal as rivals, but ASTROSAUR, whose members studied at the Conservatory of Music in Kristiansand, lean toward the intellectual without sacrificing any authenticity“, Invisible Oranges said about the Oslo 3-piece. Virtuous guitarist and main song writer Eirik Kråkenes has filled in as a session musician for Norwegian acts Leprous and Ihsahn, among many others… he is… Continue reading