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Hyborian Hyborian: Volume I cover
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 02/16/2017 - 21:02 / News - Comments

Hyborian to release debut album “Hyborian: Volume I” on March 17th 2017

Having been through so many phases and transformations throughout the years, it seems that often, heavy metal music can seem over-complicated - too complex, showy or pretentious. Alternatively, it can be too simple, regurgitated or repetitive. It's easy to forget that putting out an accessible, quality heavy metal recording shouldn't be difficult....
Cedar Boulevard Turn to Stone cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Wed, 02/15/2017 - 01:31 / Reviews - Comments

Cedar Boulevard - Turn to Stone

Really I’m curious about bands like Cedar Boulevard. Firstly why pickup that name when it could be very easily made fun of? But I digress. The brain child of Aussie guitarist Luke Sharp, who ain’t half as bad, Cedar Blvd, doesn’t seem to be entirely sure of what style to follow. They do sound a bit like A Day To Remember, but claim Protest The...
Akani Euro Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 02/14/2017 - 12:58 / News - Comments

Akani announces March 2017 European Tour

Metallic hardcore group Akani, featuring current and former members of Merauder, Soilwork and Dark Tranquillity, have just announced their very first tour across Europe. The band will be preforming throughout Germany, Finland, Switzerland and Denmark, check out the full itinerary below. European Tour Dates 2017: 17 Mar. - Lathi – Torvi (Finland) 18 Mar...
Prong Euro Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 02/10/2017 - 21:18 / News - Comments

Prong announces Summer 2017 European Tour & new studio album “Zero Days”

American Power Trio Prong announce 2017 European “Zero Days” Summer Tour, featuring some of the most coveted festivals as well as a run of headline shows! New studio outing “Zero Days” drops Summer 2017 via Steamhammer/SPV. Prong founder Tommy Victor: “Europe is a special place for Prong and 2017 is shaping up to be another touring...
Wednesday 13 band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 02/10/2017 - 15:34 / News - Comments

Wednesday 13 signs to Nuclear Blast & announces new studio album “Condolences”

Wednesday 13 has signed a new deal with Nuclear Blast Entertainment and is set to release his eighth solo studio album, titled “Condolences”, on June 2nd, 2017. The horror punk kingpin and former-Murderdolls frontman is thrilled to be joining his new record label home, telling us: “We're so excited to finally announce that we have signed with...
In This Moment US Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 02/08/2017 - 22:43 / News - Comments

Avatar to support In This Moment in the US Tour in Spring 2017

Sweden's finest Avatar have announced new North American Tour dates today in support of In This Moment and Motionless In White on the “Half God Half Devil” Tour. The tour begins Friday, April 7th, 2017, at Milwaukee, Wisconsin's Eagles Ballroom and then continues through mid-May. “We've got many friends in the United States nowadays...
Life Of Agony A Place Where There’s No More Pain cover
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 02/06/2017 - 23:15 / News - Comments

Life Of Agony to release new studio album “A Place Where There’s No More Pain” on April 28th 2017

Brooklyn hard rock legends Life Of Agony have completed work on their new album and Napalm Records debut “A Place Where There’s No More Pain”. The album will be released on April 28th, 2017, via Napalm Records. After a long wait, it is finally time to unleash the first taste of new music from LOA. Check below the title track “A Place Where...
The One Hundred UK & Euro Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 02/06/2017 - 20:04 / News - Comments

The One Hundred releases new single “Dark Matters” & announces May 2017 UK & European Tour

The One Hundred have revealed the first single, “Dark Matters”, from their forthcoming hotly-tipped debut album. “Dark Matters” was unleashed via Dan P Carter’s Radio One Rock Show and is now available via iTunes and Spotify. Listen to “Dark Matters” here. The One Hundred have been busy putting the finishing touches to...
The Raven Age Darkness Will Rise cover
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 02/03/2017 - 22:04 / News - Comments

The Raven Age to release debut album “Darkness Will Rise” on March 17th 2017

Hotly-tipped Brit crew The Raven Age are pleased to announce they have signed a record deal with renowned label BMG. The band's debut album “Darkness Will Rise” is set for release on March 17th, 2017. Pre-order the digipack CD or digital release here. Fans will also be able to pick it up on double gatefold vinyl. The group's name is derived...
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 02/02/2017 - 13:01 / News - Comments

CRNKSHFT to release new self-titled EP on March 24th 2017

Vancouver, BC’s CRNKSHFT announce they will be unleashing their new self-titled EP produced by Daren Grahn (Metallica, Hedley, Motley Crue, Bon Jovi) on March 24th, 2017 to follow their 2015 debut “Hard Fucking Rock”. Since the band’s formation in 2015, CRNKSHFT’s engine has been firing on all cylinders setting their scene ablaze with...