RXPTRS – Bound

Genre-warping alternative rock quintet RXPTRS have just dropped their spanking new video for Bound, watch it here. Bristol based five-some, RXPTRS, are poised to be one of the bands to break this year. Serving up a sound that combines both ferocious grit and melody, and takes from both hardcore punk and theatrical rock, RXPTRS cite everyone from Every Time I Die, Beartooth and My Chemical Romance as influences, and with a fiercely creative heart at their core, the group pushes boundaries and treks beyond the limits of genre. Although the five-piece only formed at the end of last year, they … Continue reading

TENGGER CAVALRY – You And I, Under The Same Sky

TENGGER CAVALRY’s sixth studio album and Napalm Records’ debut titled “Cian Bi” is set to be released tomorrow – February 23rd 2018!  To celebrate the upcoming release the band premieres another track entitled “You And I, Under The Same Sky”! This very special band teaches the greatness of every sound symbiosis: With a mighty mix out of Mongolian overtone singing and violin empowered folk metal, New York mind blasters TENGGER CAVALRY create something more than unique. We promise: Exciting folk metal tunes like you have never heard before! Says band mastermind Nature G: “We are glad to release the last track before full album comes out on 23rd. … Continue reading

VENIN – TRAFIQUANT DE ROCK

VENIN, the legendary French heavy metal squad, will release their new – in fact their debut – album entitled “La Morsure Du Tempts” on March 16, 2018, on Grumpy Mood Records. After the successful reissue of the same titled EP from 1987, VENIN, one of the most legendary French hard rock / heavy metal acts, decided to take the high road and played bunch of reunion shows. Jean-Marc Battini and his crew decided to strike the iron while it’s hot, and wrote new material: full of energy, catchy and powerful horuses, and many guitar duels. “La Morsure Du Tempts” includes … Continue reading

The Temperance Movement – Caught in the Middle

British rock and rollers THE TEMPERANCE MOVEMENT have returned with news of a brand new studio album that was released on the 16th February 2018, supported by a European headlining tour. The album is currently No 3 In the Official UK Album Chart Midweeks. The band have just made an exclusive live performance video of album track “Caught In The Middle” taken from a recent YouTube session. Following a whirlwind few years in which they released two Top 20 albums, toured around the world and shared the stage with rock megastars THE ROLLING STONES. THE TEMPERANCE MOVEMENT are finally back, having been hard at … Continue reading

EARTHLESS – Black Heaven

San Diego-based trio Earthless return with their new full-length album Black Heaven on March 16 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Today the band are sharing the album’s title track, ahead of kicking off their eagerly-anticipated US and EU tour. “A whirlwind ride through dark clouds and muddy waters, hi-energy sludge that rolls and heavy riffage that rocks”, is how drummer Mario Rubalcaba describes ‘Black Heaven’. “Psychedelic sprinkles all over the place make me wanna turn this sucker up loud as hell only to howl at the heavens!” “The main riff for ‘Black Heaven’ came about during a soundcheck in Australia in 2015”, adds bass player Mike Eginton. “I think we sort of played … Continue reading

MINISTRY – Should Trump be Impeached or Jailed?

 On November 9, 2016, Ministry’s Al Jourgensen woke up feeling a little bit nauseous. “Disgusted and depressed/we know the world is just a mess/Distortion of reality/The truth is under arrest”…”This is the twilight zone.”  These are the words that begin ‘Twilight Zone’, the lead off track from Ministry’s forthcoming album AmeriKKKant, due out March 9 (Nuclear Blast). But, as far as the man in the White House goes, Uncle Al’s holding on to his own glimmer of hope: “I predict he’s going down this year”, Jourgensen said, “impeachment…this year.  Resignation and shame. I don’t think it’ll be through Congress which is too spineless, I really think it will be a resignation on his part.” … Continue reading

Grave Lines – The Nihilist Engine

NHS are immensely proud to unveil the second album by London/Brighton heavy contingent GRAVE LINES. Titled ‘FED INTO THE NIHILIST ENGINE’ it will be released on double vinyl, cd and download this coming May. Their debut “Welcome To Nothing”, crashed into life with a triumphant stamp in 2016.  Now “FED INTO THE NIHILIST ENGINE” sees the band expand their sound across 9 weighty, yet darkly melodic tracks. Coming in at just shy of an hour. FED INTO THE NIHILIST ENGINE is a must listen for fans of all things heavy, however anybody seeking music that delves into the darker and more introspective … Continue reading

Primordial – “To Hell or the Hangman”

Irish Pagan Metal Gods PRIMORDIAL will release their new album ‘Exile Amongst The Ruins’ March 30th through Metal Blade Records. Teaming with producer Ola Ersfjord, who worked on PRIMORDIAL’s 2016 live album ‘Gods To The Godless’, the record was tracked at Dublin’s Camelot Studios, located adjacent to their rehearsal room. PRIMORDIAL have now released the 2nd single out of the album. Please click youtube.com to watch the video for ‘To Hell Or The Hangman’, directed by Costin Chioreanu. Comments PRIMORIDAL singer A.A. Nemtheanga: “In 1493 Walter Lynch was hanged by his own father James Lynch, Mayor of Galwayon on the West coast of Ireland for the murder of … Continue reading

ORPHANAGE NAMED EARTH – Monuments of Tomorrow

Polish Post Metal / Sludgers ORPHANAGE NAMED EARTH reveal cover artwork and track listing of their anticipated album “Re-evolve”. ‘Re-evolve’ is a story of a romantic thinking about the world of peace, respect for human and animal life and earth liberation, meeting the brutality of metal, crust d-beat and harsh but atmospheric guitars. Lyrically, the band touches important sociological issues evolving around one main topic: human greed and selfishness, as according to the band, human thinking needs to re-evolve unless we want to live in the world of wars and exploitation.ORPHANAGE NAMED EARTH “Re-evolve” will be released on CD/DD by ARGONAUTA Records and … Continue reading

LIGHT THE TORCH – Calm Before The Storm

LIGHT THE TORCH (formerly known as DEVIL YOU KNOW) have released a brand new song ‘Calm Before The Storm’ taken from their upcoming new album ‘Revival’. “‘Calm Before the Storm’ is just a fun song,” said singer Howard Jones. “It pairs well with good friends and a road trip. We hope you’ll enjoy putting it on repeat.” Revival will be released via Nuclear Blast Entertainment on March 30. The band recently shared the song ‘Die Alone’, which opens the album. “‘Die Alone’ is basically a note I had written to myself a couple years ago, and it seemed to really fit the music,”said frontman Howard Jones. “We are more than excited to release our … Continue reading