Carousel Kings – Monarch

CAROUSEL KINGS have released a soul-stirring new song, “Monarch,” from their upcoming full length album Plus Ultra, available on May 31, 2019. That same day, the Pennsylvania punks kick off the Plus Ultra Tour Phase 1 in Albany, NY with more dates to be announced soon. As the band packs their bags for the road, Alexander adds, “We are totally thrilled to get out there, do the work and show fans where CAROUSEL KINGS are at as we prepare to enter a new decade. Plus Ultra is the culmination of where this band came from and where we are going. And we hope to see you… Continue reading

HOLY TIDE – Exodus

International Heavy Metal band HOLY TIDE has revealed the first single called”Exodus”, taken from the upcoming debut album titled “Aquila” set for release on June 28th, 2019 via My Kingdom Music. The lyric-video was created with the talent of the gifted Sergio Monfrinotti for Adhiira Art who has perfectly captured the feelings of the song, in the visual art. Joe Caputo, mastermind of the project, comments: “Exodus” is one of the earliest tracks written for “Aquila”. It’s heavy, progressive, melodic and powerful at the same time and definitely it is a hymn to freedom, glory and redemption… chains can be broken… Continue reading

Chaos Magic feat. Caterina Nix – “Furyborn” feat. Tom Englund of Evergrey

Chaos Magic is centred around Chilean vocalist Caterina Nix. ‘Furyborn’ is the second album by her band, and this gem of a metal album has seen her work in collaboration with fellow Chilean producer, musician and singer Nasson. Having issued the song ‘Like Never Before’ as a single a month ago, its follow-up is the title track, which features a co-vocal performance by Tom S. Englund of Evergrey. Caterina says of the song: “We wrote it specifically for Tom’s voice and style, without even knowing if he would work with us. Thankfully, he liked it and said yes! We celebrated that day and it was an even bigger celebration… Continue reading

Trippy Wicked – Hark at You

 To celebrate the 10 year anniversary of their album “Movin On” TRIPPY WICKED & THE COSMIC CHILDREN OF THE KNIGHT have just released “Hark At You”. Drummer Chris West commented “Hark at You was a song we were often playing live around the time of Movin On. I don’t remember if we’d already decided not to include it on the album by the time we were mixing but we treated the mix a little different to most of the others. It’s mostly mono guitar on the track with extra guitar/stereo stuff happening during the slower parts. The drums are also… Continue reading

SACRI MONTI – Euro tour

SACRI MONTI have today announced a European tour in support of their upcoming album – Waiting Room For The Magic Hour – which will be released via Tee Pee Records in July – pre-order HERE. The title track is available to stream immediately. After four long years – during which these San Diego troopers have been out exploring and channelling their psychedelic riff-laden missives out into the world – the five-piece has united to deliver Waiting Room For The Magic Hour. Over the past four years the band have taken twists and turns down different musical avenues allowing them to grow and develop as… Continue reading

Mono – Tramlines festival

MONO JOIN ASIWYFA, A.A. WILLIAMS, SVALBARD, BOSS KELOID & MORE FOR CITY HALL BALLROOM STAGE TRAMLINES FRINGE – 20TH JULY 2019, SHEFFIELD Having just ended their European tour to a packed out audience in Manchester, MONO will return for one more show in the north of England for 2019 as co-headliners for the City Hall Ballroom Stage at this year’s Tramlines Fringe alongside AND SO I WATCH YOU FROM AFAR. Once again NMC Live will be taking over Sheffield City Hall Ballroom with the finest post-everything sounds and noise for Tramlines. Having hosted the likes of Alcest, Basement, Nordic Giants, Oathbreaker and… Continue reading

Amulet – Shockwave

 AMULET launch a new track from their highly anticipated new album ’The Inevitable War‘ out on CD on Dissonance on May 17, 2019 and on vinyl at the end of June 2019. May 2019 16th            LONDON, UK – Underworld (with Jag Panzer) 18th            PLOZEVET, F – Courts Of Chaos Festival 2019 26th            LONDON, UK – Moth Club (with Visigoth) 31st            ESSEN, D – Turock (with Jag Panzer) June 1, 2019 1st            OBERNDORF, D – Metalheadz Open Air 2019 August 2019 31st            SATTEINS, A – Hard And Heavy VIII October 2019 3rd            ANGELSTRASSE, D – MS Connexion (with Seven Sisters)… Continue reading

Out Cold – Break Me Down

Brit punk pop quintet OUT COLD are poised to break through with the launch of their engulfing new single, Break Me Down, out now via all platforms. This captivating track pulls from hard-hitting classic pop-punk and engaging melodic hardcore. Hit up the video for Break Me Down here- Formed at the start of 2018, OUT COLD were formed by guitarist Archie Jacob, drummer Will Gibson and bassist Paul Mackellar. The trio later secured the talents of lead guitarist Jack Clifton and vocalist Ethan Phillips. With a full and formidable line-up in place, the fivesome soon hit the road and extensively… Continue reading


A Primitive Evolution (A.P.E.) is an alternative rock band based in Toronto, Canada. Formed in 2007, they have developed at their own pace, creating a constantly evolving soundtrack utilising their brand of dark industrial rock. ’Becoming’ is the group’s third album and was released in late 2018. Recorded at their own Desolation Studios, it includes collaborations with writer/producer Ian D’Sa (Billy Talent) and engineer Kenny Luong (Metric). Raw and visceral yet displaying soul and beauty, the 13 tracks that comprise ’Becoming’ blur the boundaries between rock, metal and electronica and show off an array of influences that include Nine Inch Nails, The… Continue reading

Aura Danciulescu – joins Wacken Radio as the first international host

Aura Danciulescu, the lead singer and lyric writer of the Heavy Metal band Scarlet Aura joins Wacken Radio by RauteMusik.FM as first international host. She will produce the first English show in the history of Wacken Radio. Aura’s show is to be named “Go Wild” and she can be followed on air starting with May. For more info, follow Wacken radio Facebook page. Aura says: “I was invited to give an interview on Scarlet Aura in the S.T.U.N.T.S. metal show, for Wacken Radio, held by TinU and SlayerOfMadness. We connected immediately and the invitation to join them as host came naturally… Continue reading