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Stevie R. Pearce And The Hooligans announces May 2019 UK Tour with Doomsday Outlaw

Stevie R. Pearce And The Hooligans will hit the road this May with one of today’s shining light breakthrough bands Doomsday Outlaw and newcomers Silk Road.

2018 saw the rise of the Hooligans with their critically acclaimed self titled debut album, released on Cargo Records last March, which caught the attention of Planet Rocks Hairy Bikers, who instantly play listed the raucous track “Bad Day”. All this solidified by storming performances across the UK.

Asomvel to release new studio album “World Shaker” on May 3rd 2019

Heavy Psych Sounds Records is proud to welcome a new member to their eclectic artist roster and family: Heavy Metal overlords Asomvel have signed a worldwide deal with the Italian cult label!

Today the band is sharing the first and hotly anticipated details about their forthcoming new album, “World Shaker”.

Life Of Agony announces new album “The Sound of Scars” - due out in Spring 2019

Brooklyn, NY’s Life Of Agony is currently tracking their highly anticipated sixth studio album “The Sound of Scars” with esteemed producer Sylvia Massy (Tool, System Of A Down) at her recording studio Studio Divine in Ashland, Oregon.

Additional recording will take place at various studios in New York. Sylvia Massy will also handle mixing duties for the album. “The Sound of Scars” is expected to drop this fall from Napalm Records.

Watch the album trailer below.

Last In Line - II

Last In Line consisted of the early lineup of Ronnie James Dio’s band, including drummer Vinny Appice, with who Dio collaborated up until his untimely death in Heaven and Hell, also Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell, with whom he had a well-documented and unresolved feud, bassist Phil Soussan (Ozzy Osbourne, Billy Idol etc.), replacing the late Jimmy Bain, on bass and American vocalist Andrew Freeman, who has a pretty nice husky voice that seems to work well enough with what the b

A New Revenge to release debut album “Enemies & Lovers” on March 29th 2019

LA Based Metallers, A New Revenge featuring an all-star line-up of classic rock players, will release their debut album, “Enemies & Lovers” on March 29th, 2019, via Golden Robot Records.

Check out the new video for “The Way” below.

“Due to scheduling conflicts, Rudy Sarzo was unable to attend the filming of the bands videos. Their good friend and renowned played Phil Soussan stepped in at the last minute to take his place”.

Midnight Bullet to release new studio album “Into the Fire” on May 3rd 2019

Midnight Bullet will release their third studio album “Into the Fire” on May 3rd, 2019, via Inverse Records.

The band combines heavy and punk music with tight riffs and catchy melodies. The album was mixed and mastered by Juuso Turkki (Ambiwave Audio Productions, The Hypothesis).

Grand Magus to release new studio album “Wolf God” on April 19th 2019

The riff gods are back! A little more than two years have passed since the great “Sword Songs” album was released, but Grand Magus can never quench their thirst for action. Accordingly, the Heavy Metal giants started to develop new songs as fast as possible after their last record.

The new album “Wolf God” will be released on April 19th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast!

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.