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Rise Of The Northstar set to perform at Rockmaraton 2019

Vocalist Victor “Vithia” Leroy formed Rise Of The Northstar (ROTN) in 2008. He drew inspiration from bands like Rage Against The Machine and Slayer, as well as rap music and Japanese anime. More than 10 years later, the self-dubbed “biggest crossover band in Europe” is promoting a new full-length album as they’re set to play at Rockmaraton 2019.

Nyt Liv release music video for new single “Fortidens Tæsk”

This past Friday, the Copenhagen, Denmark based melodic hardcore band Nyt Liv (“New Life” in Danish) released the second single “Fortidens Tæsk” (“Batterings of the Past”) from their debut album “Ensomhedens Kolde Kald” (“The Cold Call of Solitude”) set for a release via Indisciplinarian this coming Friday May 3rd.

Today, the band unleashes a brand new, simple, raw and expressive music video for the track created by guitarist Martin Goltermann.

Alpha Wolf to release new EP “Fault” on April 19th 2019

Fault in and of itself is a blameless word; it’s the weight we decide to put into the direction it’s thrown that defines who we are. Melbourne’s Alpha Wolf have spent the past few years growing, learning, understanding, and accepting, and through that growth has come realisation.

Guitarist Sabian Lynch explains:

Emmure announces April 2019 European & UK Headlining Tour

Notorious NYC deathcore mob Emmure are pleased to announce a headline European &  UK tour this coming April 2019, with Europe’s biggest crossover band Rise Of The Northstar appearing as special guests.

Accompanying them on the road will also be Obey The Brave, Fit For A King and Alpha Wolf.

This run is part of a larger European outing, set to take the bands across ten countries across April. The UK leg will kick off in Leeds on April 6th, culminating in London at the O2 Academy Islington on April 10th.

UK general pre-sale will start: Mon December 10th @ 10am GMT.

BillyBio release music video for new single “Feed the Fire”

Influential hardcore/thrash guitarist/vocalist Billy Graziadei, aka BillyBio, of groundbreaking bands Biohazard and Powerflo has released a new video for single “Feed the Fire”.

Watch the new video below.

Directed by Jeremy Jettho Thomas, Billy Graziadei states: “"Feed the Fire" is heavy, fast, groovy and full of energy, I couldn’t have it any other way. It’s full of my roots but modern”.

The song is featured on his forthcoming, debut solo album, “Feed the Fire”, that’s out now on AFM Records, released on November 30th.