LIONHEART – When I Get Out

Today, California’s hardcore legends LIONHEART release their brand new full-length record ‘Valley Of Death’ including the successful releases of the songs ‘Valley Of Death’, ‘Burn’ and ‘Rock Bottom’ feat. Jesse Barnett (STICK TO YOUR GUNS) and ‘Born Feet First’! To celebrate the release of the album, the band dropped their new music video for ‘When I Get Out’. Get the new album ‘Valley Of Death’ as CD or exclusive limited vinyl via Impericon or Coretex here: LIONHEART are halfway through their big European headline tour with DEEZ NUTS, KUBLAI KAHN, OBEY THE BRAVE and FALLBRAWL – not to be missed! LIONHEART ‘Valley Of Death European Tour 2019’ /w special guests: DEEZ NUTS, KUBLAI KAHN, OBEY THE BRAVE, FALLBRAWL 15.11. DE München, Backstage 16.11. DE Köln, Palladium* 17.11.… Continue reading

Savage Hands – Demon

Today, US metalcore infused alt-rock outfit SAVAGE HANDS have released the second song and music video for ‘Demon’, from their forthcoming debut album, ‘The Truth In Your Eyes’, out on January 31st, 2020 via SharpTone Records. Pre-order ‘The Truth In Your Eyes’ here: SAVAGE HANDS will be touring the US in February/March 2020 with WHILE SHE SLEEPS, and have a few US dates scheduled with label mates CURRENTS this December. They released their debut EP ‘Barely Alive’ in 2018, which was also recorded and produced with Andrew Baylis (MY ENEMIES & I, SYLAR), which served as a springboard for SAVAGE HANDS to spend much of 2018 and 2019 on the road alongside of some heavy music’s biggest names… Continue reading

Karg – Irgendjemand wartet immer

AOP Records proudly presents a new song of Austrian project KARG! The track is taken from the upcoming new album “Traktat” which will be released on February 7th 2020. KARG was founded back in 2006, originally as a one-man project, by J.J. of HARAKIRI FOR THE SKY and offers a furious mixture of Atmospheric Black Metal and Post Rock with influences also taken from other different genres. Furthermore, they announce a release tour with The Spirit & special guests. This will be the only club show tour for KARG in the near future – don’t miss it! 07/02/2020 – Oberhausen – Helvete – 08/02/2020 – Erfurt –… Continue reading

Waiting For Monday – “End Of A Dream”

Waiting For Monday is a melodic rock band formed by Los Angeles based singer Rudy Cardenas and guitarist/vocalist August Zadra. Brought to the attention of Frontiers by Jeff Scott Soto, the label moved quickly to sign them based on their decidedly modern approach to the chart topping melodies of the likes of Journey, Styx and Foreigner. Originally from Venezuela, Rudy Cardenas is an incredible vocal talent. His pipes carried him all the way to the finals of American Idol and he has been heard on TV and movies ranging from ‘Family Guy’ to ‘Real Steel’. For five years, he was the power alto for the multi-award… Continue reading

Quella – Crown of Flies

British progressive punk metallers QUELLA put down a marker in the sand with their stunning new EP, Donor Fatigue, which arrives on Friday 22nd November. The UK noisemakers have also just unleashed a new track and video, Crown Of Flies Hailing from London and Brighton, QUELLA are comprised of four individuals with very different and diverse influences and tastes. It’s from the marriage of these differing styles that QUELLA produce music that is both intriguing, yet accessible-a perfect blend of melody over a bed of ever shifting and potent rhythms which has become their signature sound. Ever since their inception,… Continue reading

BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA – Atmosphere For The ‘Legacy Of The Dark Lands’

One of the most ambitious projects in metal history, BLIND GUARDIAN’s new album Legacy Of The Dark Lands, was released last week alongside a stunning official video for ‘War Feeds War’. Today the band reveals how they created the atmospheric sounds on the album by recording in a castle. Find out more here Hansi states: “There’s no doubt about it, we are geeks. For those of you who still question it, even after the release of Legacy of the Dark Lands, you can find the ultimate proof in this trailer. To me it’s always great fun returning to the origins of my… Continue reading

Jorn – “Lonely Nights”

One of the greatest rock singers of our time, Jorn Lande returns with a second instalment of classic covers from artists and bands that have meant something special to him and helped forge his own unique style. The first single, a cover of ‘Lonely Nights’ by Bryan Adams, is available now. Throughout his extensive career, which includes over forty albums of mostly original songs, the Norwegian vocalist has recorded excellent versions of rock classics from bands such as Thin Lizzy, DIO, UFO and Deep Purple. Every cover is treated with the utmost respect and ‘Jorn-ized’, as can be heard on the first ‘Heavy Rock Radio’ album with… Continue reading

AGNOSTIC FRONT – The Big 4 of Hardcore

Last week, legendary NYHC pioneers AGNOSTIC FRONT released their twelfth studio album GET LOUD!. Today the band unveils album trailer #7 where they discuss the big four of hardcore. Order GET LOUD! in the format of your choice here: Roger Miret comments, “Probably the most important song on Get Loud!, ‘I Remember’ is such a super personal track reminiscing on me and Vinnie putting the AF and NYHC stamp on the map! Looking back at it, I feel like this song could have been the title track to the Godfathers Of Hardcore documentary. We chose to call on our friends and family for the… Continue reading

Mortiis – Spirit of Rebellion

Recently the undisputed inventor of dungeon synth, MORTIIS, has announced the release of “Spirit Of Rebellion”, a re-interpreted expansion and continuation of the 1994 Era I classic “Ånden som Gjorde Opprør”. “Spirit Of Rebellion” is penned for release on 24th January 2020 via Omnipresence Productions / Dead Seed Productions. Today MORTIIS unleashes a brand new album teaser for ‘Spirit Of Rebellion’. The cover artwork for “Spirit Of Rebellion” was created by French visual artist & fantasy illustrator David Thiérrée ( who is also known for his work with BEHEMOTH, PRIMORDIAL, WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM. The godfather of dungeon synth… Continue reading

ENSLAVED – What Else Is There?

 There is ample reason to celebrate: ENSLAVED have once again joined forces with Nuclear Blast, to spread the music of the Norwegian avant-garde metallers all around the globe. With that, band and label renew a collaboration that has been ongoing for around ten years and two years ago produced the universally lauded album E. Band founding member and guitarist Ivar Bjornson stated about the re-signing: “It is with great pleasure we re-sign our record deal with Nuclear Blast worldwide! We have been working together for more or less a decade, and it has been an individed positive experience. They have both the heart… Continue reading