Pathology – Hieroglyphs On Cement Walls

Pavement Entertainment is proud to announce signing Pathology, a death metal quartet from San Diego. Pathology is gearing up for their new album, entitled Reborn to Kill. The album will be released on August 9, 2019. It was produced and mastered by Zack Ohren at Shark Bit Studios. Pre-ordering is available now at this link: bit.ly/PathologyPreOrder. Pathology has put together a special bundle package, which includes a hand-signed CD and exclusive t-shirt. On Reborn to Kill, Dave Astor, drummer, says, “This is by far the best Pathology album to date. Everything came out very heavy. We added some new elements this time… Continue reading

Ruled By Raptors – Braggart

Bursting onto the scene at the end of 2018, RULED BY RAPTORS follow in the footsteps of acts such as Reuben, Biffy Clyro, and The Xcerts, boldly mashing gritty, elaborate, heavy-laden rock with soaring choruses, while keeping an ear firmly lodged on melody. The absorbing alt rock four piece have just revealed a new video for the single, Braggart . The track is taken from the band’s debut EP, Ouroboros, which lands via Pulse Music on Friday 7th June. Ascending from the ashes of defunct post-hardcore crew Digits, RULED BY RAPTORS push the boundaries of each member’s previous associations. Vocalist… Continue reading

Turilli / Lione RHAPSODY – New Identity And Music

Turilli / Lione RHAPSODY – the new group featuring original RHAPSODY members Luca Turilli and Fabio Lione, completed by former RHAPSODY members Dominique Leurquin, Patrice Guers andAlex Holzwarth – recently announced the release of their debut album Zero Gravity (Rebirth And Evolution), on July 5th, 2019 via Nuclear Blast (King Records in Japan & Rest of Asia). Today the band has launched the second part of a video trailer series, in which Luca reveals more details about their new band and the upcoming record. Watch the new episode to learn more about the band’s image and music, here Pre-order Zero Gravity… Continue reading

NARNIA – A CRACK IN THE SKY

Narnia’s new album; From Darkness To Light is the band’s eight studio album, and a natural sequel to the previous, self-titled album, from the band’s return and 20th anniversary in 2016. Today, the track “Crack In The Sky” is released on all digital platforms as single in advance! “Darkness To Light” is set for a release via Narnia Songs/ Sound Pollution on August 2nd, 2019! The spark that Narnia lit on last year’s live album We Still Believe – Made in Brazil, has followed the band into the studio, where this energy has been channelled and structured into a long… Continue reading

Empyre – New Republic

EMPYRE is thrilled to announce the release of the second single and video “New Republic” today. Taken from their forthcoming debut album “Self Aware”, set for release on 5th July, “New Republic” will show the world what EMPYRE truly represents: contemporary rock riffs and hard hitting rhythms working together to create cohesive memorable songwriting seething with heavy riffs and fiery vocals. The lyrical domain also plays a dominant role in “New Republic” telling an urgent, current and sadly unbearable truth. Reflecting on “New Republic” EMPYRE comment: “A song written as a retaliation to the crazy world we are currently living… Continue reading

Slomatics – Gears of Despair

Irish doom band SLOMATICS have just released their song “Gears of Despair” over at Heavy Blog Is Heavy. The song is taken from their upcoming album “Canyons” which will be released on June 14th via Black Bow Records. Formed in Belfast late 2004, Slomatics aim to reduce riffs to a primal state of heaviness, to produce music which whilst imploding under its own weight, creates a joyous and euphoric state of well being which can only be obtained with a slew of vintage amplifiers, fuzz pedals, analog synths and an alarming array of percussion instruments. This has endured through UK… Continue reading

Violent Life Violent Death – Pray

 Charlotte metallic hardcore band VIOLENT LIFE VIOLENT DEATH will release a new EP titled Sadness Rains on June 7th with Innerstrength Records. Today, the band has partnered with Decibel to debut a brand you track called “Pray.” Watch the lyric video below. Commenting on the song’s lyrical content, vocalist Scott Cowan says, “Lyrically, “Pray” is a love affair with the beauty of creation, represented by the children of the night (symbolized as stars), bestowed by mother moon and father sun. Sonically, we wanted to use this track to end the record with elements from each of the previous pieces, while sprinting towards… Continue reading

The HU – Yuve Yuve Yu

Mongolian rock group – that became an online sensation when they released music videos for “Wolf Totem” and “Yuve Yuve Yu”, racking up a combined 28 million views to date and charted at #1 and #2 on iTunes globally – The HU announce the release of their debut album, The Gereg, on September 13, 2019, ahead of their highly anticipated 23 date European tour. The album’s title, The Gereg, takes its name from the term used for the first diplomatic “passport” issued by the Mongol Empire during the time of Genghis Khan. The band’s logo and image on The Gereg album cover is of a snow leopard. In Mongolia… Continue reading

Warmrain – ‘Here Comes The Rain Again’

WARMRAIN return after a unexpectedly lengthy hiatus with a their debut album ’Back Above The Clouds‘ on Rain Records on June 7, 2019 (with vinyl version to follow later in the year). Described by songwriter Leon J Russell as “The documentation of one person‘s journey back to themselves, triggered by the catalyst of heart-breaking loss…”  and based on a true story. ’Back Above The Clouds‘ was preceded by an EP out now. The lead track “Here Comes The Rain Again” a sublime interpretation of Eurythmics‘ song, appears in edited form. Watch the stunning 4K video, shot at Dorchester Abbey Conceived… Continue reading

Junky Love – ‘Nowhere To Go’

‘Nowhere To Go’ is the 4th single by London based psych/garage rock trio Junky Love, who consist of singer/bassist Axel Loughrey, guitarist Deniz Erdal and drummer Chris Corrigan. Recorded at Studio 9 in London, the song was co-produced by the band with Keir Vine. Describing the lyrical content of the song, Axel states that “it is about self medicating and substance abuse. As anxiety and mental health issues reign over our sanity, many of us seek to numb that pain away. A marriage of drugs and alcohol is often the painkiller we fall in love with.” An accompanying video for ‘Nowhere To Go’… Continue reading