BLOOD TSUNAMI – Poison Tongue

Norwegian Thrashers BLOOD TSUNAMI, featuring Ex-Emperor-Drummer Faust in their ranks, finally return with a new album! “Grave Condition”, the band’s fourth full-length offering, will be released on 27th April 2018 via Soulseller Records on CD, vinyl and digitally. Be prepared for relentless violent beating through a highly addictive blend of Thrash with touches of Punk and Classic Heavy Metal. Grumpier, filthier and harder than ever before! BLOOD TSUNAMI states on the album: “This release was originally intended to be a little 7″ with only four new songs. Cool enough, but then we started lookin’ thru some old stuff and found some unreleased … Continue reading


Let’s be honest; it doesn’t take any overstated words to present this exceptional band to the world, for they are the undisputed pioneers of symphonic metal and the icons of a whole genre. Their virtuosity is consummate perfection, their inspiration lived passion. NIGHTWISH truly understand how to captivate and enchant within seconds. Since the beginning of their career which started on a mild summer night in July 1996, they have been regarded as the epitome of the most demanding, compositional music art and innovative sound ventures. Now it’s time to take a look back over the last 20 years of music the … Continue reading

Black Dreams – Kiss The Gun

Finnish blues-driven heavy metal band Black Dreams released a new single ‘Kiss the Gun’. It’s a natural continuum to the previously released singles ‘My Hell’ & ‘Soul Stealer’. The band is currently working with their debut album and more details is announced later. Kiss the Gun is a disconsolate story about the woman who have already lived her glory days. Her behavior is somewhat unusual and unpredictable, perhaps because the woman in question has had a terrible childhood. Kiss the Gun contains a lot of alternative meanings, and the listener can make his own view on the subject based on text, video and single cover art. … Continue reading

Alberto Rigoni – feat. Marco Minnemann

After the release of Duality album in September 2017, Italian prog rock bassist & composer Alberto Rigoni (solo, co-producer of Vivaldi Metal Project, Kim Bingham etc.) announces that he is now working on a new prog rock ambient solo album which will feature worldwide known natural born drummer Marco Minnemann (The Aristocrats, Paul Gilbert, etc.). “The composition and production of this new album will be quite challenging. The album will consist in a 33 mins track divided in 6 chapters and it will be just basses and drums. I always dreamed to compose something like this and together with Marco … 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

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


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