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Gotthard to release new studio album “#13” on March 13th 2020

Today, Swiss rockers Gotthard have announced that their suitably titled 13th studio album, “#13”, will be released on March 13th, 2020, via Nuclear Blast Records.

To coincide with the announcement, the band have released a brand new music video for first single “Missteria”, which is available to watch now below. Get “Missteria” digitally, here.

Badd Kharma to release debut album “On Fire” on March 13th 2020

The name of the band is not just two words that sound nice combined. It reflects their journey, from the day they decided to form the group, up to the day the recordings of “On Fire” came to an end. And Badd Kharma has come hell or high water to deliver 13 groovy and full of catchy melodies songs and the lads are “on fire”.

Brant Bjork announces Spring 2020 European Headlining Tour

Sound of Liberation is stoked to announce that the king of the desert himself, the master of laid back weedy jams and smooth riffing, the one and only Brant Bjork will return to Europe in April/May 2020!

The tour consists of 17 dates, including stops at Desertfest Berlin and Desertfest London.

Swedish psychedelic rock band MaidaVale will support Brant Bjork, famous for his work in highly influential bands like Kyuss and Fu Manchu, as well as for his solo career.

Lucifer Star Machine to release new studio album “The Devil’s Breath” on April 3rd 2020

The Sign Records will release the fourth album “The Devil’s Breath” with Lucifer Star Machine. The album will be released worldwide on April 3rd, 2020, on vinyl, CD and various digital platforms.

There will be a deluxe vinyl version with gatefold sleeve, purple front cover, splatter vinyl and additional artwork. Limited to 500 copies. The regular LP version is available in black and very limited coloured vinyl. CD will come as digipak with booklet. Artwork by Łukasz Jaszak.

Fallen Temples release music video for new single “Broken”

South Wales based Hard Rock trio Fallen Temples release a new new single and video for “Broken” today (Friday 10th January).

“Broken” is the first single from upcoming EP “Reborn Every Dawn” and it was recorded at Boneyard Studios in Neath with Phil Humphreys and Andrew Francis.

The new single follows an incredible 2019 for the band:

Åskväder to release self titled debut album on March 13th 2020

Electrifying Swedish power-trio Åskväder makes thunder and lightning through rock music. Well balanced seasoning to the sound of the 90s Scandinavian rock scene mixed up with smoking hot riffs drenched in bluesy licks and catchy refrains. Adding thundering drum and bass groove with a topping consisting of elaborate vocal harmonies Åskväder is Swedish and can be translated into “Thunderstorm”. That says it all. No fuss, just straight Rock ‘n Roll.
 

Tom Keifer announces Summer 2020 European & UK Headlining Tour

In continuation of the Rise tour, former Cinderella frontman Tom Keifer and #keiferband – Savannah Keifer, Tony Higbee, Billy Mercer, Kendra Chantelle, Jarred Pope, Kory Myers – will bring their high energy Rock show overseas for a few weeks of headlining concerts and festival appearances starting July 17, 2020 in Buckley, UK. Fans can expect to hear songs from both of his solo albums, along with all of the Cinderella classics.

Avatarium - The Fire I Long For

Avatarium are a side project of Candlemass mastermind, Leif Edling, who pretty much took a life of their own after their debut was met with a fair bit of success. The albums that followed up still featured Edling, but his involvement was more limited, due to his battle with exhaustion, after years on the road that manifested psychosomatically. He didn’t tour with the band however; in fact he didn’t even tour with Candlemass during that time.