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Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 11/19/2015 - 23:31 / News - Comments

Bruce Soord to release self-titled debut solo album on January 22nd 2016

Kscope is set to release the first solo album from Bruce Soord, the frontman and creative force behind The Pineapple Thief, on January 22nd, 2016. The self-titled album was recorded during the summer of 2015 at Bruce Soord's U.K. studio. All the tracks were written and performed by Soord with Darran Charles (Godsticks) playing additional guitar. Fans can hear...
Ghost Ship Octavius US Tour 2015 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 10/29/2015 - 21:35 / News - Comments

Ghost Ship Octavius announces “Northern Passage” 2015 US Tour

World Entertainment, Ghost Ship Octavius and Infinity Concerts are extremely excited to announce the band's very first live performances this December 2015 in the Pacific Northwest and North Eastern USA. The tour is dubbed the “Northern Passage” 2015 U.S. tour and marks the first ever shows by Ghost Ship Octavius in support of their critically...
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Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 10/15/2015 - 18:46 / News - Comments

Pain Of Salvation announces new live shows & working on new album and other releases

Swedish progressive rock innovators Pain Of Salvation have kept busy working on various new recording projects ever since their latest release, the semi-acoustic album “Falling Home” from November 2014. Having just returned from some successful shows in Russia, Pain of Salvation have now also announced a next string of shows in The Netherlands and...
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Submitted by thanos on Thu, 10/15/2015 - 00:09 / Reviews - Comments

Blackmore’s Night - All Our Yesterdays

New studio album for Blackmore’s Night, two years after “Dancer and the Moon”. Once again we get some nice folk acoustic pop tracks, with fine melodies and some great performances. Candice’s voice is wonderful as always and the one & only Ritchie still manages to send chill down our spine with his guitar, when he goes electric. I miss...
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Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 10/12/2015 - 12:34 / News - Comments

Sergeant Steel’s video shootings: the making-of clip out now

Austrian hard rockers Sergeant Steel have released a making-of clip on YouTube. The time-lapse shot shows the video set during the band's shooting of “Dirty Habits”, and two yet unreleased music videos. Watch the time-lapse video below. Lead singer Phil Vanderkill explains: “What you see is nothing but the band, and our director Stefan...
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Submitted by rockavlon on Fri, 10/02/2015 - 21:24 / Reviews - Comments

Deadly Circus Fire - The Hydra’s Fire

Deadly circus Fire are being dscribed by Metal Hammer (UK) as “one of the most imaginative and formidable” prog bands currently plying their trade. Hardly says I. An amalgam of heavy guitars and various over processed vocals with section that have different time signatures for sure but sound more like a mash-up of Tool, Mastodon and Deftones, sounds...
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Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 10/01/2015 - 22:52 / News - Comments

Borknagar announces new album “Winter Thrice” - due out on January 22nd 2016

The newest studio album by Borknagar is completed and now set for a worldwide release through Century Media Records on January 22nd, 2016. The album is entitled “Winter Thrice” and will be the 10th album by these Norwegian epic black metal pioneers. The album was mixed and mastered at Fascination Street Studio in Sweden by Jens Bogren (Opeth, Kreator,...
Fates Warning US Tour 2015 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 10/01/2015 - 21:47 / News - Comments

Fates Warning working on new album - due out in 2016

U.S. Progressive Metal pioneers Fates Warning have started work on their upcoming, 12th studio album effort, to be released worldwide next year via InsideOut Music. Fates Warning guitarist and main composer Jim Matheos checked as follows to comment about the status of activities: “I'm happy to announce that all the music for FW12 is now written. Still...
Black Label Society US Tour 2015 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 09/25/2015 - 19:47 / News - Comments

Black Label Society announces new Winter US Tour Dates 2015

Hard rock legends Black Label Society, fronted by guitar icon Zakk Wylde, have announced a batch of winter tour dates for the end of 2015 with special guests Huntress and The Shrine. Tickets are on sale now here. Huntress has released their new LP "Static" today via Napalm Records. The Shrine will have an all new release due out early next year via...
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Submitted by rockavlon on Fri, 09/25/2015 - 00:21 / Reviews - Comments

One Machine - The Final Cull

One Machine is the brainchild of guitarist/songwriter Steve Smyth, a young man who after his graduation went on to join temporarily mostly as a second guitarist, bands like Testament, Nevermore, Forbidden with whom he still holds a membership, Dragonlord, Vicious Rumors etc…   He did come up with a band with various local and international talent from...