pop-rock

Classic Rock in the Age of Internet Memes

The internet is a strange, strange place. What was once a space for more cat videos than you could count on one hand has morphed into a medium that shapes what we see, what we know, and what we feel — although, of course, there are still quite a lot of cat videos online. It's all-encompassing, affecting all the sectors and aspects of modern life in both big and small ways.

Maven release music video for new single “Stronger Than You”

High flying UK alt-rockers Maven have just dropped a brand new video for the track, “Stronger Than You” , which is taken from their breath-taking new EP, “Am I Awake?”, out now. Maven pull everyone from Thrice, Bring Me The Horizon, Architects to Don Broco, and despatch a sound that is soaked with layered guitars and anthemic vocals.

Wacth the new video for “Stronger Than You” below.

In/Vertigo signs record deal with Rockshots Records and release music video for “Bad Enemy”

Canadian hard-rockers In/Vertigo have signed a worldwide record deal with Rockshots Records, for the release of their debut EP “Sex Love & Chaos”, coming out in early 2020.

Formed in 2016 by local Calgary rock veterans, In/Vertigo started right away to create a turbulent force that wrecked havoc throughout Western Canada in the recent past years. The band was able to constantly tour and gig for over two years reaching upwards of 350 shows, even opening for bigger bands such as Diamond Head, Pop Evil, The Wild!, The Lazy’s. 

The Goners to release debut album “Good Mourning” on March 13th 2020

Swedish quintet The Goners have set to release their debut album “Good Mourning” on March 13th, 2020, via RidingEasy Records. 

Listen to the lead single “World of Decay” below.

The Goners feature former Salem’s Pot vocalist/guitarist Nate Gone and former members of Swedish rock band Yvonne. Don’t make a big deal about it.

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The Deadnotes to release new studio album “Courage” on February 14th 2020

Freiburg, Germany-based indie-punks The Deadnotes are pleased to announce their new album “Courage” will be released on February 14th, 2020, through their own newly-established label 22Lives Records.

To celebrate the news the band have shared a new single from the album, titled “Hopeless Romantic”, together with a spirited new tongue-in-cheek music video which sees the band perform on a chat show where they are joined by a panel of dubious personalities.

Blind Revolution to release debut album “Money, Love, Light” on February 7th 2020

Money, Love, Light” is exactly what you want to hear from a melodic hard rock album. Drawing inspiration from the legendary bands of this genre of music, Blind Revolution laid their personal touch to every single note in order to find their place in the new Rock ‘n’ Roll music scene.

Amberian Dawn releases lyric video for cover of ABBA hit “Lay All Your Love On Me”

With their first single, “United”, already providing a hint of the musical direction their new album “Looking for You” is headed, Amberian Dawn’s new version of ABBA’s hit track “Lay All Your Love On Me” leaves nothing left to be questioned. This song is the perfect statement and sound honoring the Swedish pop giants.