EXIT EDEN – Paparazzi

EXIT EDEN: The living proof that almost every classic song can be transformed into a solid metal-rock song. Earlier this year, the four ladies put out their first full length album composed of a number of super hits completey rebranded! Not only Lady Gaga landed a super hit with her iconic song “Paparazzi”, it turned out to be one of the highlights of EXIT EDEN’s live set as well! Watch Amanda Somerville, Clémentine Delauney, Marina La Torraca, and Anna Brunner perform their version live at Hamburg Metal Dayz HERE! Continue reading


Today, Marseille, France-based metalcore newcomers LANDMVRKS have inked a record deal with Arising Empire. Check out the band’s re-released current single and video for ‘Fantasy’ here Download/stream the track: https://LANDMVRKS.lnk.to/Fantasy The band comments: “Signing with Arising Empire is a great pleasure for us and finally gives us the opportunity to provide our fans with the next Landmvrks album they deserve! Stay tuned!” Tobbe Falarz of Arising Empire comments: “We are happy to welcome one of the most talented and fresh bands to Arising Empire. Big things to come!” LANDMVRKS will support WHILE SHE SLEEPS on their three shows in France this January: 11.01.2018 Paris, France … Continue reading

Dan Patlansky – ‘Dog Day’

South African singer-songwriter and guitarist, Dan Patlansky, is set to the release his new studio album Perfection Kills in the UK on Friday 2nd February 2018.  The album is the follow up to 2016’s critically acclaimed “Introvertigo” which was voted #1 Blues Rock Album 2016 by Blues Rock Review. To dovetail the release of the new album, Dan will embark on a UK tour in March 2018 with special guest Mollie Marriott. The tour will start at the Manchester Ruby Lounge on Thursday 15th March and include dates in Newcastle (Mar 16), Leek (Mar 17), Bristol (Mar 18), Sheffield (Mar … Continue reading

Templeton Pek – The Awakening

Templeton Pek are starting 2018 with a bang and release their second single “The Awakening”, taken from the upcoming album “Watching The World Come Undone” (out February 23rd)! Not only is it a fast-paced and melodic anthem, but also a song with an important message according to the band, who share a little insight: “The Awakening is a song that came about pretty quick in the process, it seemed to encapsulate the feeling at the time we wrote it. We were going through the beginnings of Brexit vote and lots of other world tension was escalating politically. It has been … Continue reading

MIRACLE – Light Mind

Dark synthpop duo MIRACLE share the official video for “Light Mind” off the impending, sophomore full-length album The Strife of Love in a Dream. Watch the Michael James Lewis directed video HERE. The Strife of Love in a Dream is due out worldwide February 16th on CD/LP/Digital via Relapse Records. Physical pre-orders are available via Relapse.com  and digital downloads are available . Esoteric synth-pop duo MIRACLE unites the forces of renowned horror film music composer and synthesizer artisan Steve Moore (one half of Pittsburgh post-rock legends Zombi) with multi-instrumentalist Daniel O’Sullivan, whose CV includes stints in such varied outfits as Ulver, … Continue reading


You have been warned by the first band trailer that LETTERS FROM THE COLONY’s debut album Vignette (out on February 16th) is the thing you need to own. Today, the progressive extreme metal architects launch the second trailer for their upcoming full length release and unveil the scandalous background of some of their band members – in particular their ex-bassist and current guitarist Johan Jönsegård, who had to quit his position, after it was simply to dangerous for him, before Emil Östberg bravely took his place. Watch the clip with the first impressive live snippets of these Swedes and singer … Continue reading

Godsticks – Angry Concern

Following the release of Welsh rockers Godsticks’ new studio album –  Faced With Rage the band have released a video for the song “Angry Concern”. The clip was filmed during the recording sessions for Faced With Rage at the world-renowned Monnow Valley Studio in Wales. Darran Charles, Godsticks vocalist, guitarist and main writer talks in depth about the track and their time at Monnow: “‘Angry Concern’ is probably one of our most experimental sounding tracks to date and testament to how integral each band member’s contribution is these days. Dan and Tom’s bass and drums are key to keeping an aggressive edge to what is a deceptively … Continue reading

Harakiri For The Sky – Heroin Waltz

Anticipation continues to mount as Austrian post-black metal band Harakiri For The Sky prepares for the release of their awaited new album, Arson, which will debut February, 16th on AOP Records with distribution from Plastichead Distribution (Europe/North America/World) and Edel (Germany/Austria/Switzerland). Today, the band has fanned the flames of anticipation to reveal their latest song, “Heroin Waltz,” via a dark, grim new music video. “This song is not primarily about heroin or doing drugs inherently, but also about the aspiration to find warmth in life and the search for something that makes you feel complete. I think it is almost … Continue reading

Saint Apache – Wolf Machine

Brit heavy alt-rockers, SAINT APACHE, continue their assault on the UK with the release of their new single, Wolf Machine. Drawing inspiration from an array of areas, but fundamentally reared on the grit of Every Time I Die, the attitude of Gallows, and the political potency of Rage Against The Machine, SAINT APACHE spit out edgy magnetic rhythms, monolithic guitar riffs, and buoyant energy that will leave you dead on your feet. Born in Eastbourne in 2015, the angular alternative quartet have worked diligently to develop their formidable sound and have carved out a hefty reputation for their intense live … Continue reading