Post Tagged with: "heavy rock"

Mastodon Emperor of Sand cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Mon, 03/27/2017 - 00:38 / Reviews - Comments

Mastodon - Emperor of Sand

Over about seven albums and a plethora of EPs, Mastodon have gone from a death-breath sludge metal, to a pseudo epic-prog hipster metal, despite not quite fitting any of those subgenres or deserve such labels. They mellowed down considerably, when making the jump from Relapse to Reprise (a Warner Bros sub-label) but largely failing to capitalize on that move,...
Methane band pic 2017
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 03/23/2017 - 22:42 / News - Comments

Methane announces new drummer Olle Ekman

Swedish/US metallers Methane have announced Olle Ekman as their new drummer. Late 2016 Andreas Strom gave notice that he would not be able continue as Methane's full time drummer and the band set out to find someone to fill his drum seat. In February Methane found him, non-other than a veteran in the Swedish metal scene, Olle Ekman. Ekman is probably most...
Kadavar Euro Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 03/22/2017 - 23:32 / News - Comments

Kadavar announces Autumn 2017 European Headline Tour

Berlin, Germany-based rockers, Kadavar, proudly announce a new European headline tour for October / November 2017. This journey will guide the band across 15 countries within 5 weeks. On this tour, the band will be presenting their forthcoming new studio album, which will be released via Nuclear Blast later this year. Support will come from Dutchmen Death Alley,...
Ufomammut band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 03/22/2017 - 17:45 / News - Comments

Ufomammut announces new studio album “8” - due out in September 2017

Purveyors of the endlessly heavy, masters of melding uncompromisingly psychedelic magic, the Italian juggernaut known as Ufomammut will release their eighth album on September 22nd, 2017, aptly titled “8”, once again via Neurot Recordings. Sonically and symbolically, “8” is not only wickedly limitless in its heaviness, power, and commanding...
Moonbow War Bear cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 03/21/2017 - 22:37 / News - Comments

Moonbow to release new studio album “War Bear” on April 21st 2017

Kentucky-based rockers Moonbow began in 2011 when vocalist/BMX legend Matt Bischoff and Hank 3 guitarist Davey McElfresh met at McElfresh's Covington apartment to outline the details of a new project. What started out as a simple partnership quickly gained momentum and turned into something considerably more when Steve Earle (Afghan Whigs, Hermano) stepped in...
Diablo Blvd Zero Hour cover
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 03/20/2017 - 22:23 / News - Comments

Diablo Blvd to release new studio album “Zero Hour” on September 22th 2017

Today, the Belgian dark groove rockers Diablo Blvd finally announce the international release of their fourth album “Zero Hour”, which will be out on September 22th, 2017! To give you a foretaste, watch this short video announcing the release show in Antwerpen, Belgium on September 23rd, including also a snippet of the new song “Animal”,...
Puppy band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 03/20/2017 - 20:13 / News - Comments

Puppy signs worldwide deal with Spinefarm Records

North London 3-piece, Puppy, mark the arrival of Spring on the Northern Hemisphere with a video for newly recorded track, “Beast”. The video dropped at the very moment in which the plane of Earth’s equator passed through the centre of the Sun (commonly known as the Vernal Equinox), and can be enjoyed below. The video for “Beast” was...
Rock Into Spring Festival 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Sat, 03/18/2017 - 00:05 / News - Comments

Rock Into Spring Festival to take place on April 28-30 2017 in Las Vegas

M Resort Spa Casino partnered with Gangster have announced that Heineken, FIJI Water and Findlay Chevrolet have been added to the list of sponsors for Rock Into Spring, a three-day rock n' roll music festival taking place April 28 – 30, 2017 at M Resort's pool. In addition, famed rockers Buckcherry and Adelitas Way have been added to the already...
Michael Schenker Euro Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 03/17/2017 - 14:06 / News - Comments

Michael Schenker announces Autumn 2017 European & UK Tour

In recent memory, Michael Schenker’s endeavor to unite rock fans together at his concerts has enraptured his audiences and so it is fitting that his most recent concept of “Michael Schenker Fest” does not disappoint one bit. The project reunites the original Michael/McAuley Schenker Group vocalists – Gary Barden, Graham Bonnet and Robin...
Uncommon Evolution band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 03/16/2017 - 20:59 / News - Comments

Uncommon Evolution signs to Argonauta Records

Argonauta Records is proud to announce they have inked a deal with Stoner/Hard Rockers Uncommon Evolution.   Uncommon Evolution hails from high in the mountains of North West Montana USA. Since forming in the Spring of 2013, they have traveled all over the country and had the honor of playing the South by South West Festival in Austin Texas, where they also...