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Next To None Phases cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Fri, 07/21/2017 - 23:47 / Reviews - Comments

Next To None - Phases

Next To None have the misfortune to have Max Portnoy in their ranks, son of drum great Mike Portnoy and thus an awful lot of perceptions and expectations are born out of that fact alone. Their style will remind you of Between The Buried And Me, Periphery and such with the homages to Dream Theater being more than a few or far apart and the similarities, mostly...
Terror Universal Make Them Bleed cover
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 07/19/2017 - 13:22 / News - Comments

Terror Universal to release full-length debut album “Make Them Bleed” on October 13th 2017

Masked horror metal frontrunners Terror Universal - featuring current and former members of Machine Head, Soulfly, Upon A Burning Body and Ill Nino - are thrilled to announce their signing with Minus Head Records, home to buzzing metal and alternative artists All Hail The Yeti, Death Valley High, Incite and Kill the Precedent. Furthermore, the band will release...
Junius West Coast Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 07/11/2017 - 21:54 / News - Comments

Junius announces Fall 2017 West Coast Tour

Mesmerizing post-metal outfit Junius have announced a west coast tour in support of their highly-acclaimed latest album, “Eternal Rituals for the Accretion of Light”. The trek starts September 21st in Phoenix, AZ and will feature Black Mare and Mustard Gas & Roses as support. Tickets are available via individual venues and a full listing of dates...
Orestea Elements cover
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 07/10/2017 - 21:04 / News - Comments

Orestea to release new studio album “Elements” on September 22nd 2017

Highly acclaimed Rock crew Orestea return with their new album “Elements”, out in stores on September 22nd, 2017. Orestea have also just revealed their brand new video for the album’s namesake “Elements”, watch it below.   Pulling from many areas of rock and alt-metal, stemming from Stone Sour, Coheed and Cambria, through to...
Klogr Keystone cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 06/27/2017 - 21:22 / News - Comments

Klogr to release new studio album “Keystone” on October 6th 2017

With two albums, a DVD and 23 dates supporting Prong on their european tour, the alternative rock metal band, Klogr, is back, heavier and more powerful than ever. Today the band announces its third full-length entitled “Keystone”, scheduled to be released on October 6th, 2017, via Zeta Factory.   Coinciding with the announcement of the release...
Zebedy Set the Pace EP cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 06/27/2017 - 15:21 / News - Comments

Zebedy to release new EP “Set the Pace” on September 15th 2017

With an expansive range of influences, North Wales angular rock crew Zebedy have received glowing comparisons to everyone from Karnivool and Reuben to Biffy Clyro. The highly-rated dynamic outfit release their new EP, “Set the Pace”, through all stores on September 15th, 2017.   Originally formed in 2008 as a live jamming trio with Jonny H-S (...
Marty Friedman US Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 06/13/2017 - 21:51 / News - Comments

Marty Friedman announces August 2017 US Tour

Following last week's album announcement, Marty Friedman is now set to unveil his headlining tour in support of his latest scorcher, “Wall of Sound”. The 22-show trek will feature support from Houston's top progressive outfit, Scale The Summit, along with Madison, WI-based technical progressive three-piece, The Fine Constant. The tour kicks off...
In Flames band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 06/13/2017 - 18:02 / News - Comments

In Flames announce Fall/Winter 2017 co-headline European & UK Tour with Five Finger Death Punch

A true clash of the titans, renowned chart-topping European legends In Flames unite with America’s preeminent multiplatinum hard rock band Five Finger Death Punch to co-headline what promises to be the biggest and most exciting arena rock tour of Fall/Winter 2017. This marks the very first time that these two juggernauts have joined forces on the road...
SikTh UK Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 06/12/2017 - 21:20 / News - Comments

SikTh announces December 2017 UK Headline Tour

After SikTh played a phenomenal set on the main stage at Download festival on Saturday, the band has announced they’ll be hitting the road in December for a Headline Tour including a date at London’s Koko. Mikee W Goodman states: “It’s so great how well received our album has been so far! After touring USA and Europe it’s a huge buzz...
Powerman 5000 band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 06/12/2017 - 17:23 / News - Comments

Powerman 5000 signs with Pavement Entertainment and announces new studio album “New Wave”

Powerman 5000 have inked a worldwide deal with Pavement Entertainment. The new album “New Wave” marks the next chapter in the world of PM5K and the follow up to 2014's highly successful “Builders of the Future”. According to vocalist Spider One: “We went a bit dirtier on this one. Ripped it up more than the last couple of records...