OVERKILL – Head Of A Pin

Legendary New Jersey thrashers OVERKILL will unleash their 19th studio record, ‘The Wings Of War’, on February 22, 2019, via Nuclear Blast. Today, the band has released the second single entitled, ‘Head Of A Pin’. Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth comments, “‘Head of a Pin’ took a long time to come together, it is probably the tune that went through the most changes and the last one I finished. Looking back on its development, the time invested was all well worth it. The tonality of the guitar shines on it and the song goes ‘other places’, traditional with a touch of the down-low-dirty riff, and a sing-along chorus…personally, one of my favourites off… Continue reading

HERMAN FRANK – Fear

Herman Frank has released the new video for single ‘Fear’ which you can check out here. This is the third track taken from his new album ‘Fight The Fear’ due out on 8th February. HERMAN FRANK releases his new album ‘Fight The Fear’ on the 8th February via AFM Records. Pre-order the new album here: https://shop.afm-records.de/herman-frank/ The guitarist has been an integral part of the German metal scene since the early 80s. From ACCEPT to VICTORY to his solo project started in 2009 and his work as a producer, the Hanoverian has proved a recipe for uncompromising Heavy Metal. With the first three albums… Continue reading

Carnal Forge – Bound in flames

 CARNAL FORGE release a new single/video for the song “Bound In Flames”. The video is directed by Owe Lingvall (Meshuggah, Sabaton, Dark Funeral etc.) The song is taken from the bands up-coming monster album “Gun To Mouth Salvation”, that is set for release on January 25, 2019 via ViciSolum Productions. This is the second song out from the bands up-coming monster album “Gun To Mouth Salvation”, that is set for release on January 25, 2019 via ViciSolum Productions. “Gun To Mouth Salvation” is Carnal Forge´s first album since 2007´s release “Testify for My Victims”. Continue reading

BATTLE BEAST – No More Hollywood Endings

 When recently announcing their fifth studio album No More Hollywood Endings, which will be unleashed on March 22nd via Nuclear Blast, Finnish heavy metallers BATTLE BEAST promised fans a taster of their new offering at the beginning of 2019 – and the group has kept true to their word! Packed with extravagant melodies, the official music video for the new album’s title track provides the perfect visuals for the song’s meaningful message. Keyboardist Janne Björkroth comments on the track, “The song tells a story about living up to other people’s expectations and becoming a kind of a sidekick in one’s own life. Hollywood conventions and media… Continue reading

Snake Tongue – Corrupted Beat

Swedish metallic hardcore band SNAKE TONGUE have teamed up with Svbterranean to reveal their video for “Corrupted Beat”. The song is taken from their upcoming EP No Escape No Excuse which will be released via The Sign Records. Pre-order the EP here: https://snaketongue.bandcamp.com/album/no-escape-no-excuse No Escape No Excuse will be released on Feb 15th 2019. Continue reading

Godsticks – Revere

Following its live debut in London last year, Welsh rockers Godsticks’ have released a new stripped back version of the song “Revere” which was adapted from a track on their most recent album Faced With Rage. Godsticks frontman Darran Charles explains its origins:“The rearrangement of this track came about after we were invited by our label Kscope to perform an acoustic set at their 10th anniversary bash at Union Chapel in London. Given that our last album ‘Faced with Rage’ was the only Godsticks album not to feature an acoustic guitar, devising even a 2-song set-list was going to prove tricky!… Continue reading

The Riven – Edge Of Time

Today The Riven releases their new single Edge Of Time. The bands upcoming same titled debut album will be released 1st of March. The album is now available for pre-order from: http://freighttrain.se. The Riven releases their second single ‘Shadow Man’ from the bands upcoming album set for release on The Sign Records spring 2019. The Riven is an electrifying powerhouse. Envision Heavy Blues Rock, focusing on big choruses and mean riffs. Progressive, psychedelic and classical musical elements standing side by side with a soulful and vigorous voice. Each song, a chapter, revealing fates and tales from the past and the… Continue reading

Diabolical – Betrayal

The death metal band Diabolical are releasing a new single and music video titled “Betrayal” today! This is the second single from their upcoming sixth full-length album Eclipse, to be released on February 15th. The drummer, Pär Johansson, has commented: “The lyrical content of this song is based around the subject of betrayal and is consciously written to serve different ontological realities, whether it’s on a global or a personal scale. The musical side of things is heavily influenced by some of my all-time favourite musicians and big chords are to be expected. Force the end!” Continue reading

CommonWealth – Fear

Acclaimed Orange County based alternative rock band COMMONWEALTH have released their much-anticipated debut album, ‘Everyone Around Me’, today via SharpTone Records. Fans can now purchase/stream the record at the link below. PURCHASE/STREAM ‘EVERYONE AROUND ME’: http://fanlink.to/CommonWealth Founded in 2016, COMMONWEALTH create subtle, ethereal post-rock infused with alternative musicianship, melancholic, whimsical lyricism and poignant vocal delivery. Energetic enough to remain catchy and engaging while somber and sobering enough to speak through to the listener’s soul, COMMONWEALTH are a unique band built on a platform of authentic passion, appealing to fans of atmospheric post-hardcore, pop-punk and alt-rock all with one sprawling, all-encompassing dynamic. While the band are young and have… Continue reading

Soybomb – Cold Light

Not only the homeliest of feelings are paid homage to in this heart-warming slow jam. What if loneliness creeps into the excitement of Berlin? “Cold Light” offers drowsy introspection into the drag of a day in  the big city, which thanks to curiosity, youthful restlessness, and spontaneous laughter may peak in fleeting feet dancing in the dark. The soulful mood of the song – with its constant accompanying bass and falsetto inserts – sweetens whatever year the track is playing to. Reminiscent of aquatic mayhem at an indoor pool, the music video’s nostalgia is only the icing on the cake. Continue reading