Monte Pittman “Obliterated” (feat. Richard Christy & Billy Sheehan)

Having released his new album, ‘Inverted Grasp of Balance’, last year via Metal Blade Records,MONTE PITTMAN is now launching a performance video for the album track ‘Obliterated’, featuring drummer Richard Christy and bassist Billy Sheehan (both of whom played on the album). Watch ‘Obliterated’, (with footage of Billy Sheehan from the album’s recording sessions) here. Continue reading

Igorrr – The Making of Savage Sinusoid part1

On June 16th, IGORRR – the brainchild of French musician and eclectic composer Gautier Serre – will release their new album, ‘Savage Sinusoid’, via Metal Blade Records. On this record, electronic manipulations, accordion, saxophone, sitar, harpsichord, mandolin and strings sit comfortably alongside ruthless blastbeats, chunky riffs, death grunts and soaring operatic vocals – and as chaotic as this might sometimes seem, there is no lack of heart behind everything thundering from the speakers. To watch a behind-the-scenes video of the making of ‘Savage Sinusoid’, part 1 of the series can be viewed here. Continue reading

ALESTORM – Alestorm

Ahoy! The one and only heavy metal pirates of ALESTORM are back, and they’ve brought with them their 5th full length album ‘No Grave But The Sea’, which is set to be released on May 26th via Napalm Records. Time to put on your eyepatch and let the rum flow freely for the unstoppable international party machine! Continue reading

SEVEN KINGDOMS – Stargazer

“A fire must burn!” That’s the spirit of power metal’s finest SEVEN KINGDOMS while blazing a wild passion through every millisecond of their monstrous music. Welcome Decennium, their furious 10th band anniversary – out on May 5th worldwide via Napalm Records. Continue reading

KOBRA AND THE LOTUS – “Prevail I” Studio Diary #3

In support of their upcoming rock juggernaut and highly anticipated new album ‘Prevail I’, set to be released May 12th on Napalm Records, Canada’s hottest metal import KOBRA AND THE LOTUS have pleased their fans with some exciting studio diaries over the past few weeks. Now the band unveils their final and third studio teaser, which gives another in-depth view behind the scenes and the making of KOBRA AND THE LOTUS’ brand new album ‘Prevail I’. Watch the band’s new studio diary HERE! Continue reading