Royal Republic – Boomerang

Sweden’s four-man rock sensation and party machine ROYAL REPUBLIC are proud to present the next savage-soul-rock-and-roll-explosion from their forthcoming album, Club Majesty. This action-packed, modern ROYAL REPUBLIC-classic with retro-boosters will haunt your dancing-reflexes. No matter where you throw it, it’ll come right back. Yes, it’s true – it’ll come spinning right back to you! Club Majesty will be in stores on May 31st 2019. Pre-order the album below: Limited Edition Vinyl from Recordstore: http://nblast.de/ClubMajestyVinyl (inc signed insert) CD from Recordstore: http://nblast.de/ClubMajestyCD (inc signed insert) Digital Album from iTunes: http://nblast.de/RRClubMajestyIT The four-piece have a string of UK live dates planned for 2019 – kicking off with Download Festival on June 15th this… Continue reading

Carousel Kings – Lock Meowt

Never afraid to show their loveable demeanor, CAROUSEL KINGS are delivering a second peek into their upcoming album through the new video “Lock Meowt,” ahead of the release of Plus Ultra on May 31, 2019. The video showcases the Pennsylvania quartet’s lighter side without straying from their bounce-off-the-wall rhythms and wildly energetic sing-alongs. A stunning blend of progressive guitars and thumping beats, “This is the most energetic song from the album,” promises founder and vocalist David Alexander. “It is my favorite track from Plus Ultra and has some of CAROUSEL KINGS’ best guitar work ever.” As one of eleven guests on the album, the band brought in their… Continue reading

Avandra – “Even//You”

 Honed in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Avandra’s second albumDescender promises to be a stunning offering from this rising band.  In anticipation of the album’s April 26th release date, they have put out a lyric video for fifth track “Even//You.”  This contemplative song is presented on a backdrop of futuristic waves and features a solo by guest guitarist Israel Romero Perez. Avandra’s frontman and founder Christian Ayala explains the song’s origins and inspiration: “Even//You” started out as a shorter version a few years back. That whole middle section didn’t exist, as the main purpose for its creation was to show off a… Continue reading

SECRET RULE – Birth

Italian female fronted Metal band SECRET RULE will kick-off their next European headliner tour in Mörlenbach, Germany on April 26th, 2019! All dates are found below. To promote the shows and their current album “The 7 Endless”, the band just released a new video clip for the track “Birth”. Secret Rule played numerous shows all over the Europe, including headlining European tours, sharing the stage with great bands such as Delain, Beyond the Black, Xandria, Serenity, Kobra & the Lotus, Blaze Bayley, Visions of Atlantis and Cellar Darling and performing at festivals including the Barcia Metal Fest and the Metal… Continue reading

Venom – Bring Out Your Dead

Venom, the unholy trinity of Cronos, Rage and Dante, closed 2018 with new studio album, STORM THE GATES, released on CD / digital in December, with the double coloured vinyl LP format following in January of this year…A classic call-to-arms, STORM THE GATES is a record from a legendary band who can legitimately be classed as both ‘original’ and ‘genre-defining’. Now Venom have shared a lyric video for latest single ‘Bring Out Your Dead’, an anthem for blasphemers, fornicators and the forever cursed. Produced by the mighty Cronos himself, this is the raw sound of a band who don’t need… Continue reading

D-A-D – Burning Star

 D-A-D release their long awaited new single ‘Burning Star’, out now on AFM Records. It’s taken them eight years, but Denmark’s foremost rockers are finally ready to reveal their new material. Old fans are bound to rejoice when the gang strikes a chord on opening single ‘Burning Star’. The studio might have been idle for a few years, but the tour schedule hasn’t and the demanding life on the road has likely helped lead the band back to the straightforward setup of guitar, bass, drums and vocals. This is a fast-paced bolt of raw energy – no detours. However… Continue reading

The Great Kat – Mozart’s the Marriage of Figaro Overture

The Great Kat is the Legendary Guitar/Violin Shredder, world-famous Juilliard graduate Classical Violin Virtuoso/Carnegie Recital Hall Violin Soloist/Winner of “Artists International Competition”, “TOP 10 FASTEST SHREDDERS OF ALL TIME” (Guitar One Magazine)/ “FAMOUS JUILLIARD SCHOOL ALUMNI” (Ranker)/“50 SENSATIONAL FEMALE GUITARISTS” (Guitar Player Magazine)/Reincarnation of Beethoven and the ONLY Guitar-Violin Double Virtuoso since Niccolo Paganini, UPDATING Classical Music for the FUTURE with VIRTUOSITY, SPEED, POWER & OUTRAGEOUS PERSONA! New Mozart’s “The Marriage Of Figaro Overture” CD Single from The Great Kat!Amadeus gets The Great Kat’s blistering shred treatment, featuring Classical Violins, Shred Guitars, Metal band and Symphony Orchestra! iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/mozarts-the-marriage-of-figaro-overture-single/1458793865 Amazon:… Continue reading

THE VINTAGE CARAVAN – On The Run

 Icelandic classic rock trio THE VINTAGE CARAVAN are about to kick off the second leg of their European tour in support of their latest studio album, Gateways. The guys hit the road once again with Belgian rock outfit BLACK MIRRORS and to celebrate, they have premiered the official video for ‘On The Run’. Guitarist/vocalist Óskar states, “We are very happy to share this video with all of you. The director of the video is Nicholas Helgason who also worked with us on ‘Crazy Horses’ and ‘Babylon’. The making of the video was fun and also quite hard, Icelandic weather is not very… Continue reading

POSSESSED – The Creation of Death Metal (OFFICIAL DOCUMENTARY Part 2)

POSSESSED are set to release their first album in over 3 decades, Revelations of Oblivion, on May 10th via Nuclear Blast Records. In a trailer launched today, the band continue their discussion on the creation of death metal. Watch here Pre-order Revelations Of Oblivion in the format of our choice here: nuclearblast.com/possessed-revelations “This album from start to release has been a fantastic experience. All of us in Possessed hope you enjoy this newest release and we look forward to touring and creating much more new music in the future. We appreciate all of your support and dedication.Hope to see you during our upcoming tours & shows… Continue reading

Visigoth – “Fireseeker”

2018 was the breakthrough year for American Heavy Metallers Visigoth, and 2019 is looking just as bright for the Salt Lake City powerforce! On May 24th, Visigoth will release a 7″ entitled ‘Bells of Awakening’ with two brand new songs: ‘Fireseeker’ and ‘Abysswalker’. ‘Fireseeker’ is now available on all digital outlets and can be heard at: metalblade.com/visigoth – where the 7″ can be pre-ordered in the following formats: -black 7″ vinyl (EU exclusive) -grey marbled 7″ vinyl (EU exclusive – limited to 300 copies) -blue 7″ vinyl  (EU exclusive – limited to 100 copies) -red 7″ vinyl  (High Roller exclusive – limited to 200 copies) -green… Continue reading