In Search Of Solace – Survive

Minnesota metal band IN SEARCH OF SOLACE has released a brand-new single called ‘Survive’ today. The track is featured on the band’s upcoming album, ‘Enslaved To Tragedy’, that’s due out fromSharpTone Records on August 30th. Pre-order the record now at Commenting on the single, vocalist Jonny LaDuke says, “We are proud to present ‘Survive’ our third and final single off of our album ‘Enslaved To Tragedy’ set to release August 30th. This song illustrates the journey of the reclusive mind dealing with the irrational thoughts of being an outcast of society, as well as the struggle of battling through one’s false perceptions to survive in a world of chaotic misfortunes.”… Continue reading

ANNISOKAY – Good Stories

 Today metalcore powerhouse ANNISOKAY released their brand-new music video for ‘Good Stories’ off their newest album “Arms”! The band teamed up with Pavel Trebukhin (TRE FILM) who already shot some of the most beautiful, touching and aesthetic videos within the scene for bands like IMMINENCE, ALAZKA, NOVELISTS, THE OKLAHOMA KID or STICK TO YOUR GUNS. ANNISOKAY states: “Which song is your favorite song from our album “Arms”? The most given answer, when we asked this question to our fans, was ‘Good Stories’! As this song also means a lot to us too and as it is one of our… Continue reading

Heart of Jordan – Deaf Ears

Extreme metal band HEART OF JORDAN have just released a video for their song “Deaf Ears” via Metal Injection. The song is taken from their critically acclaimed self-titled album which was released last year. The band commented “The song personifies addiction as “the creature” that “lives inside of your mind”, and how that creature can persuade an addict to stay addicted and isolate themselves from those who want to help. The video was shot at a prominent local venue in our hometown of Lansing MI, The Loft. Proprietor, Jerome White, has been a long time supporter of the local scene… Continue reading

SILVERTHORNE – ‘Tear The Sky Wide Open’

 Featuring the soaring powerhouse vocals of Englishman Pete Shoulder and drummer Brian Tichy, who has played with everyone from Whitesnake, Ozzy, Slash, Billy Idol, Foreigner and many more legendary artists, along with bassist Daniel Spree, Silverthorne have delivered a monstrous debut single in the shape of Tear The Sky Wide Open. Stream/buy the track here: With its ominous riff, huge chorus, driving bass, weighty drums and a groove that evokes the vast expanse of the Southern California canyons from where the band was born, Tear The Sky Wide Open has already got fans salivating. The teaser video for the track… Continue reading

EPICA – Kingdom Of Heaven

Dutch metal titans EPICA have launched a lyric video for ‘Kingdom of Heaven’ which is taken from the band’s upcoming re-release of ‘Design Your Universe’ – Gold Edition. Mark Jansen comments: “’Kingdom of Heaven’ is very dear to me. This song was dedicated to my grandmother after she passed away. The lyrics are dealing with near-death experiences and the bridge between spirituality and science. Up until today, it’s the EPICA song I’m most proud of and even though we cannot perform it that often live due to its length, we will perform it soon during the ‘Design Your Universe’ 10th Anniversary shows. Enjoy this lyric video!” ‘Design Your Universe’- Gold edition… Continue reading

Tarja – “Tears In Rain”

Three weeks prior to the release of Tarja’s brand new studio album “In The Raw”, the official video for “Tears In Rain” sees its premiere today. Taking you to the world of Roller derby, Tarjaplays the roller Black Leijona who, together with her all-female team Killer Crows, is on the edge of losing the ultimate decisive game of the season. By facing and overcoming her own insecurities, she becomes the fearless team leader again. “For my third single ‘Tears in Rain’I was looking for a strong video”, explains Tarja. “I didn’t want to get into a cliché of tears and rain or… Continue reading

PHIL CAMPBELL – These Old Boots Feat. Dee Snider, Mick Mars & Chris Fehn

After two very successful releases with PHIL CAMPBELL AND THE BASTARD SONS and countless live shows with rock giants like GUNS N’ ROSES among others, legendary long-time MOTÖRHEAD guitarist Phil Campbell has finalized work on his first-ever solo record, ‘Old Lions Still Roar’, which is scheduled for release on October 25 via Nuclear Blast. Today the iconic guitarist releases the first single off the record featuring Dee Snider, Mick Mars and Chris Fehn. Get/stream the track here: ‘Old Lions Still Roar’ will be released in various formats (Slipcase CD, Vinyl, digital – see photos below) and is now available for pre-order from this location. The album will feature 2 different covers –… Continue reading

ELVENKING – Divination

ELVENKING open the curtain to their mystic world once again: Today, the band reveals their new single „Divination“. This dynamic and energetic track foreshadows the forthcoming album of the Italian Folk Power Metal Heroes. „Reader Of The Runes: Divination“ will be out on 30th August. The first concept album of ELVENKING dives deep into the world of ancient powers and the mysterious magic of the runes – check out the new video here. „Reader Of The Runes – Divination“ is available as Digipak, Clear Red Vinyl (Ltd. to 200 pieces), Solid Blue Vinyl (Ltd. to 200 pieces), Blue-White Splatter Vinyl (Ltd. to 100… Continue reading


On October 12th 1993, Life of Agony’s iconic debut “River Runs Red” was released. Hailed by Rolling Stone as “one of the greatest metal records of all time”, “River Runs Red” was an emotional concept album that focused on a troubled teenager’s inability to cope with what seemed to be the worst week of his life. The album connected to a broken generation in a visceral way through its cathartic message and hard-hitting approach, and the band developed a cult-following in the process. Twenty-six years later, practically to the day, Life of Agony will continue the story of “River Runs… Continue reading

KADAVAR – The Devil’s Master

 Berlin based rock overlords KADAVAR have released the official music video for the song ‘The Devil’s Master’, the opening track of the band’s highly anticipated new album, For The Dead Travel Fast. The epic western movie styled music video was shot in Fuerteventura and stars French actress Lucie Aronalongside Lupus, Tiger and Dragon. Lupus: “Fuerteventura was the perfect set for the idea to shoot a small Spaghetti Western. In the story, everyone is fighting everyone: there are cutthroats who don’t trust each other trying to survive in the desert. They are hunted by their enemy, a violent priest who enslaves… Continue reading