Bad Touch – 99%

Bad Touch – the 5-piece rock band from Norfolk, who recently supported the Kentucky Headhunters on their critically acclaimed sell-out UK tour, will release their second studio album “Truth Be Told” on Bad Touch Records, with distribution via Cadiz, on Friday 2nd December 2016.


Seminal Canadian heavy metal legends Anvil have added an extra show [at The Parish in Huddersfield on October 19th] plus swopped their October 22nd and 26th Edinburgh and Doncaster dates over on their upcoming ‘Anvil Is Anvil’ headline UK tour.

THE 69 EYES – Lady Darkness

Halloween is approaching and therefore it is once again time for the Helsinki Vampires THE 69 EYES to invade Europe with their unique mix of gothic metal and gloom rock’n’roll! But first they invite you all over to New York with their brand new video for ‘Lady Darkness’, which was once again directed and filmed in a modern black&white flair by fronter Jyrki 69 himself and edited by Jimi Sero.


DIRKSCHNEIDER release their first single “Breaker” (Live) of the new album “LIVE – Back To The Roots”, out on October 28th! All the classics, sung by the original voice of ACCEPT, Udo Dirkschneider.

Herman Frank – New Album

HERMAN FRANK is a German metal legend. A guitarist and songwriter supreme, Frank was a member of both Accept and Victory. He also founded his own band Moon Doc (which released three albums in the 90’s and early 2000’s). In 2009, his first “solo” album ‘Loyal To None’ was released, followed by ‘Right In The Guts’ three years later.

DEVILMENT – ‘Devilment II – The Mephisto Waltzes’

Witch County nefarious frights DEVILMENT – led by vehement frontman Dani Filth, will release their forthcoming masterpiece ‘Devilment II: The Mephisto Waltzes’ on 18th November via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Today, the band have released the first of several album trailers detailing the album’s concept and artwork.

FOREVER STILL – ‘Tied Down’ #3

On October 21st, the Danish high flyers FOREVER STILL unleash their debut album Tied Down filled with haunting hymns. In anticipation of this release, the band have now released their third album trailer. In this new clip, frontwoman Maja Shining speaks about the aspects of being a ‘do-it-yourself’ – band that still controls all the important features of their career – they produce the music on their own, shoot music videos and band pictures without help and even design their own album artwork.


THE ANSWER have revealed ‘Solas’, the anthemic new single and title track from the band’s eagerly anticipated forthcoming album which will be released via Napalm Records on October 28th.


THE AGONIST are back with their brand new album Five – out now via Napalm Records! Five makes the elite status of the Canadian five piece even clearer, enforcing their goal to escape the mundane. Singer Vicky Psarakis’s joining of the group in 2014 only enhanced THE AGONIST`s knack for touching melodies and flirting with alternative rock became a habit.

SIRENIA – The 12th Hour

Mastermind Morten Veland has just one thing in mind for SIRENIA in 2016: pure and utter melancholy. Almost two years after The Seventh Life Path the Norwegian is ready to unleash his latest and most diverse dark vision of gothic and symphonic metal that shuns the light and stays enshrouded in the ‘Veil of winter‘: Dim Days Of Dolor also marks the first Sirenia release featuring Emmanuelle Zoldan on lead vocals – a trained opera singer who has been with Sirenia as a choir singer for over a decade!