hard & heavy

Alchemy release music video for new single “Endless Quest”

Street Symphonies Records & Burning Minds Music Group are excited to announce the digital release of “Endless Quest”, first single taken from “Dyadic”, new studio album by Italian melodic hard-rockers Alchemy, scheduled for release on March 29th, 2019. Japanese release will follow in April via AnderStein Music.

Watch the video for “Endless Quest” below.

Queensrÿche announces Summer 2019 European Headlining Tour

Queensrÿche are ecstatic to announce that they will be playing some of the most renown European Festivals along with a few club shows in support of their upcoming album “The Verdict”, which will be released on March 1st, 2019. Special guests on that run will be Firewind and Mirrorplain, joining them on selected shows.

Leverage to release new studio album “Determinus” on April 26th 2019

Finnish heavy rockers Leverage finally put an end to their 10 year hiatus between studio albums with the announcement of the release of their highly anticipated new album, “Determinus”.

Preceded by the release of the 2018 (digital only) EP “The Devil’s Turn”, Leverage are set to retake their place in the standings of the heavy metal/hard rock community with this new album.

First single and video, “Burn Love Burn” is out today and you can see/hear it below.

Fahran announces March 2019 UK Tour Dates

Nottingham’s hard rock / alternative metal 5-piece, Fahran, head out for a live run across the UK in March that will include festival appearances at Planet Rock’s Winters End and HRH AOR before heading out as special guests to Skarlett Riot.

The tour will see the band flexing its musical muscle, playing new songs that form the backbone to their next album, slated for release this Summer 2019.

Skyblood signs with Napalm Records

After recording more than 50 albums, Mats Levén is one of today’s most sought-after vocalists in the hard rock and metal world. Now he teamed up with Napalm Records to release his very first solo album under the name Skyblood!

From a first small tour with Swedish Erotica in 1989 to Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s massive US tour in 2018, Mats has been delivering the goods around the globe with acts such as Yngwie Malmsteen, Therion, Candlemass, Gus G., Treat, Adagio, Krux, Firewind, At Vance and many more.

Magic Circle to release new studio album “Departed Souls” on March 29th 2019

Boston’s Magic Circle returns with their triumphant third LP, “Departed Souls”. Ending a four-year gap since the band’s acclaimed “Journey Blind” LP, “Departed Souls” will see release through 20 Buck Spin. Ahead of its March 29th, 2019, street date, the label has released a video created for advance single, the album’s opening song and title track, “Departed Souls”.

Black Label Society announces Spring 2019 North American Headlining Tour

Entertainment One (eOne) has licensed the complete back catalog of Black Label Society (BLS), the hard rock group led by American guitar icon Zakk Wylde. In addition to the band's last three albums, which were released on eOne, the Company has licensed the following titles: “Sonic Brew”, “Stronger Than Death”, “1919 Eternal, “The Blessed Hellride”, “Hangover Music Vol. VI”, “Mafia”, and “Shot to Hell”. Fans can expect these titles in never-before-released formats over the next few years.

N’Tribe to release debut EP “Root ‘n’ Branch” on April 19th 2019

Modern classic rock outfit N’Tribe are proud to announce the release date for their first EP “Root ‘n’ Branch”. The EP will be released on April 19th, 2019, via NorthPoint Productions.

Pre-order the EP here.

1. Staring Down the Barrel
2. Down on My Knees
3. What Goes Around Comes Around
4. Paint It Black