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Jordan Rudess pic
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 05/10/2018 - 00:04 / News - Comments

American virtuoso keyboardist Jordan Rudess signs with Mascot Label Group

Mascot Label Group is pleased to announce the signing of Jordan Rudess, the virtuoso American keyboardist voted “Best Keyboardist of All Time” by Music Radar Magazine. He is best known as the keyboardist/multi-instrumentalist extraordinaire for platinum-selling Grammy- nominated prog rock band, Dream Theater. Rudess' remarkable career began at the...
Royal Hunt Athens 2018 poster
Submitted by thanos on Tue, 04/24/2018 - 00:37 / Live Reports - Comments

Royal Hunt live in Athens 2018

Even though we were just a bit late, Alex and I arrived at the club kinda late, but the support group hadn’t been on stage yet. The club wasn’t crowded at that time, more or less around 9 o’clock. After a while, the newcomers from Greece, New Past, started playing. The band released its debut album, “State of Falling” a couple of...
Royal Hunt band pic
Submitted by thanos on Sun, 03/25/2018 - 21:48 / Interviews - Comments

Royal Hunt

Hi André, I’m glad we have the chance to talk about Royal Hunt’s new album “Cast in Stone”. It’s a fascinating album on the whole. Kudos!   A: Thank you!     At first, do tell us… what happened on the band’s camp those (almost) 3 years from your previous album “Devil’s Dozen”...
Royal Hunt Cast in Stone cover
Submitted by thanos on Sun, 02/25/2018 - 15:18 / Reviews - Comments

Royal Hunt - Cast in Stone

After very busy 3 years for Royal Hunt and for the band’s mastermind André Andersen himself, they are finally back with their new work entitled “Cast in Stone” that has been released independently this time. André told me that his was part of a general change and of course a kinda attentive move, cuz they wanted to get more involved...
Royal Hunt Cast in Stone cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 02/06/2018 - 19:42 / News - Comments

Royal Hunt to release new studio album “Cast in Stone” on February 21st 2018

“Cast in Stone” is the 14th highly melodic and intense studio album from Danish power & progressive metal masters Royal Hunt. The new album will be released in Japan on February 7th, 2017, by King Records & in the rest of the world on February 21st, 2018, by NorthPoint Productions. Royal Hunt and NorthPoint Productions are excited to present...
Les Friction band pic
Submitted by thanos on Sat, 01/06/2018 - 21:14 / Interviews - Comments

Les Friction

Hi Evan, so glad to have you on Grande Rock for once more. First of all, congrats on the new Les Friction album “Dark Matter”… it’s very atmospheric, inspired, and intense on the whole.   E: Thank you, Thanos! The emotions are always from a very real and vulnerable place. That provides the power to fuel the story and layout of any...
Rhapsody Euro Tour 2018 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 10/18/2017 - 21:28 / News - Comments

Rhapsody announces February/March 2018 “20th Anniversary Farewell European Tour”

Recently re-united Italian symphonic metal band Rhapsody finished the first part of their “20th Anniversary Farewell Tour”. On this successful tour, the band performed sold-out shows in Mexico City, Bogotá, Santiago and Buenos Aires. Rhapsody also already announced a second Latin America tour leg, which will bring them (back) to Argentinia,...
Jay Ray Self-Resonance cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Mon, 10/09/2017 - 23:41 / Reviews - Comments

Jay Ray - Self-Resonance

Jay Ray is a solo artist, DJ/Remixer etc., from Finland, who used to be in bands prior to launching a solo career some five years ago. He’s got a few soft releases to his name including a remix of a Serj Tankian song, which Tankian himself signaled out in a competition as a winner, as well as more recently when during the summer Poets Of The Fall,vocalist...
Les Friction Dark Matter cover
Submitted by thanos on Sun, 08/27/2017 - 13:11 / Reviews - Comments

Les Friction - Dark Matter

I’ve been longing for this album for some 5 years now. Finally, the guys from Les Friction returned with the second part of the story that began on their homonymous debut. The second part of the story takes place in 2051 AD. Dark Matter is growing to consume the universe’s home dimension. While traveling to other dimensions to escape their realities at...
Rage Euro Tour 2018 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 06/06/2017 - 21:39 / News - Comments

Rage announces January 2018 European Tour

The creativity and productivity of the German heavy metal trio Rage seems to have no limits. Only 14 months after the successful “The Devil Strikes Again” neckbreaker, Rage deliver their new, 23rd studio album called “Seasons of the Black”, which will be released on July 28th, 2017! “Our fans are getting Rage metal of the very first...