CORNERSTONE: AT THE TV AND ON TOUR…

After a phenomenal appearance at the BRIEFLOS-SHOW with Peter Rapp and the (rather unintentional) short feature at Stermann & Grissemann’s WILLKOMMEN OESTERREICH the band had its third performance at nationwide TV ORF in just one month.On Friday, 06/08 at around 6:30 am (CET+1) Cornerstone were guests at GUTEN MORGEN OESTERREICH! The show was sent from Zwettl in Lower Austria! Beside of this, the band has a few concerts to do till the end of the year, 43 gigs in three countries so far (United Kingdom, Germany, Austria), more dates added soon! 06/22 AT – Wien, Donauinselfest 06/23 AT – Ternitz,… Continue reading

KILLSORROW – Video for new singel “What Lies Beneath The Waste”

Melodeath composition, masks and dirty clothing, decorated with compositions of metal debris – this could be a short description of the music video for the new single Killsorrow, ‘What Lies Beneath The Waste’. This is a real treat for lovers of post-apocalyptic styling, which for two years Killsorrow musicians have successfully used on the stage. ‘Postapo’s style has always been close to us, and unfortunately it is unfortunate that what is good in such a climate is still very few (…) – says Michał Sokół, composer and guitarist at Killsorrow. – We combined the atmosphere of Mad Max with metal… Continue reading

DIRTY MOONSHINE drop new single “Shake The Roof”

Dirty Moonshines new single Shake The Roof taken from their debut full length album Bottom of the Barrel, which is set for release on the 27th July 2018. Dripping with sweat, and smelling of booze, Dirty Moonshine is everything your mother told you to avoid. Rumbling and thundering from the Gauteng highveld, Dirty Moonshine sets the South African music scene ablaze with their whiskey-swilling, cigarette-toting, blues-swinging, rock ‘n roll. Reminiscent of hot days, boozy nights, and dusty shoes, Dirty Moonshine has taken their own unique brand of rock’ n roll across the country, with a view to turn every single… Continue reading

U.D.O. – Rising High

The German metal gods U.D.O. roll over us with a heavyweight made of steel and metal better than ever! On August 31st 2018 the new album “Steelfactory” will be released worldwide. With “Steelfactory” U.D.O return to their core competence, clearly influenced by their past shows with DIRKSCHNEIDER, the songs in their rousingly simple straightness have a hymn character, as it is only known from the past. “Steelfactory” has become a timeless metal album and thus the impressive statement of a master of his craft. With its earthy, punchy and handmade sound – with the participation of the Danish producer Jacob Hansen (among others Volbeat)… Continue reading

EPICA – The Writing Process

 Dutch symphonic metal giants EPICA are excited to release a covers EP for the highly successful “Attack On Titan” theme songs. With their legion of fans, ’Attack On Titan‘ have conquered both the print world with over 70 million copies, and anime sector with an adaption that is currently airing worldwide.  The EP entitled EPICA VS. Attack On Titan features metal covers of the anime‘s theme songs and will be released worldwide – outside of Japan – on July 20th via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the band releases the first trailer for EPICA VS. Attack On Titan Covers EP. Watch as guitarist Isaac Delahaye and keyboardist Coen Janssen discuss the journey of writing and… Continue reading

KATAKLYSM – Where the Enemy Sleeps

Montréal based melodic death metallers KATAKLYSM released their brand new studio album, Meditations, through Nuclear Blast Records. A gift to the fans is the bonus DVD of the new album. This live DVD was filmed in Munich, Germany on the A Moment In Time tour on October 21, 2017. The DVD features the performance of the bands 2 classic albums, Shadows & Dust and Serenity in Fire in their entirety. The concert was captured by several cameras and recorded live in front of a full house of fans from around the world. Mixed by the band’s guitarist J-F Dagenais, the feature also includes interviews with the band members about that very special tour… Continue reading

Myrkur – UK Tour Dates

Renowned Danish composer and classically trained multi-instrumentalist, MYRKUR, announces headlining UK tour dates throughout December. A full list of confirmed tour dates is available below. Mareridt is available for purchase via Relapse.com and on all digital retail outlets . On Mareridt (translation: Nightmare), MYRKUR explores deeper into the mysterious and the feminine with 11 songs that further progress her visionary blend of metal with gorgeous, stirring melodies, dark folk passages, choral arrangements and superb, horrific beauty. The conceptual masterpiece includes lyrics in multiple languages, an unforgettable collaboration with Chelsea Wolfe and an array of special instrumentation including violin, mandola, folk drums, nyckelharpa (an ancient Swedish key… Continue reading

BLACK SPACE RIDERS – LoveLoveLove… (break the pattern of fear)

German Riffonauts BLACK SPACE RIDERS have just released the official video for “Lovelovelovelovelovelovelovelove Love (Break the Pattern Of Fear),” the first single from forthcoming album Amoretum Vol. 2. Pre-order Amoretum Vol. 2: www.blackspaceriders.com/shop blackspaceriders.bandcamp.com/album/amoretum-vol-2 The songs on Amoretum Vol. 1 & Vol. 2 were all written over a three-month period, and subsequently recorded and produced in a single rush of creativity. The band decided to release the more than two hours of music that came from their mid-2017 writing session in two different parts. As BLACK SPACE RIDERS’ 6th album, Amoretum Vol. 2 is a continuation – a second book – but it also exists as a completely autonomous work.… Continue reading

ASG – Execution Thirst

North Carolina riff-rockers ASG celebrate the release of their new album Survive Sunrise with the official video for “Lightning Song”! Watch the full video on YouTube and all digital streaming services . Additionally, ASG kicks off the Survive Sunrise Summer tour with a record release party tonight in Wilmington, NC. The tour continues on June 17 in Raleigh, NC and ends in Asheville, NC on June 30. Support provided by Lo Pan and Beitthemeans. ASG will also tour the UK in May for Desertfest and support dates with Weedeater. A full list of confirmed tour dates is available below. ASG’s sixth studio album Survive Sunrise is out now on CD/2xLP/Digital via Relapse Records.… Continue reading

THE SPIRIT – The Clouds of Damnation

Retro occult black metallers, THE SPIRIT have been making waves on the European underground scene since self-releasing a strictly limited version of their debut album Sounds From The Vortex. The band is now reissuing their icy black / death metal chimera through Nuclear Blast on August 10th. The seven virtuosic tracks by the quartet hailing from Germany pay tribute to the past, inducing nostalgia with their clashing melodies and authentically rough retro sound. Today, the band has released the first single from the album in the form of a lyric video. ‘The Clouds Of Damnation’ is a 7-minute burst of unfiltered emotions and fast-paced guitar… Continue reading