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Lionize to release new studio album “Nuclear Soul” on September 8th 2017

Maryland-based rockers Lionize have announced their forthcoming full-length studio album, titled “Nuclear Soul”, is set for release on September 8th, 2017, in digital, CD, and LP formats.

The first single “Blindness to Danger” premiered today with Classic Rock and the song is now available for download and streaming. The single release coincides with the launch of the album pre-order here and here.

Lionize announces Summer 2017 UK Tour

Maryland-based rockers Lionize are delighted to confirm their return to the UK in July/August, for eight headline dates plus festival performances at Ramblin' Man Fair and Bloodstock.

The band - consisting of Chris Brooks (keys), Henry Upton (bass), Chase Lapp (drums), and Nate Bergman (guitar) - have been hard at work putting the finishing touches on their new studio album, set for release this Summer via new label The End Records.

Dopesick to release new EP “The Love and Terror Cult” on April 28th 2017

After dropping music videos for their summer-jam reggae/hard rock hybrid track “Ride the Night” and the slasher film-inspired “Hayes and Webster” (NSFW), Oakland, CA punk/hard rock outfit Dopesick are back with their catchiest offering yet.

The band just dropped their brand new music video for “Release Me”, featuring none other than Ill Niño frontman Cristian Machado on vocals.

Check out the new music video, directed by Matt Zane (Wayne Static, John 5, Orgy),  below.

Ninjaspy announces Spring/Summer 2017 Canadian Tour

Vancouver's Ninjaspy, a trio of blood brothers that have created a metal fusion of hard, heavy, hook-laden music that runs the gamut of reggae, surf, metal and more will be performing their explosive and powerfully unhinged live show across Canada in support of their next full length “Spüken”, due out on April 14th, 2017.

Their album is once again produced by GGGarth Richardson (Rage Against the Machine, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Mudvayne, Gallows) and Ben Kaplan (Biffy Clyro, Atreyu, Haste the Day) to follow Ninjaspy's 2013 EP / graphic novel “No Kata” and their 2007 debut “Pi Nature”.

Lionize signs to The End Records

Maryland-based rock outfit Lionize have signed to The End Records for the 2017 release of their upcoming, as-yet-untitled, studio album.

The band, consisting of Chris Brooks (keys), Henry Upton (bass), Chase Lapp (drums), and Nate Bergman (guitar), will be recording in their home state at The Magpie Cage in Baltimore and The Lions Den in Beltsville.

The album will be mixed/mastered by J. Robbins, with production from Lionize, Clutch's Jean Paul Gaster, and J. Robbins.

Skindred announces European Headlining Tour 2016

All those who think Soulfly is now too monotonous, or Korn too compromising, need only look to Skindred and their latest album “Volume” (2015, Napalm Records) to bring what somehow seems lost from the Nu-Metal genre!
Since 1998, the quintet from Wales, Skindred has been responsible for their own unique blend of Metal, Rock, Reggae, Dancehall, and Electonica add to this one of the most charismatic front men in Rock music and you will find this is the main reason that no leg is kept on the ground, no shirt dry, and no neck not stiff from headbanging. And with their sixth studio album “Volume”, there is absolutely no exception!

Skindred announces European Headlining Tour 2015

Skindred are pleased to announce a European headline tour in November 2015. The tour will support the imminent release of “Volume”, their brand new studio album due out through Napalm Records on the 30th October 2015. This Crossover sensation has also released a brand new video for the track “Under Attack” - check it out below.
¨ After a sold out Arena run with Steel Panther, a remarkable Camden Rocks performance, two sold out Hit The Deck headline slots and a host of European festival shows (including Rock Am Ring and Rock Im Park in Germany with Foo Fighters and Slipknot) already in 2015, Skindred announce a European November headline tour .

Skindred to release “Rude Boys For Life” documentary as bonus DVD of “Volume”

Skindred are pleased to announce a documentary that was 17 years in the making entitled “Rude Boys For Life” which is an exclusive bonus DVD for the band’s limited album edition of “Volume” due out on October 30th 2015 on Napalm Records!

The limited Edition Digipak can be bought here. “Rude Boys For Life” looks at life on the road, its ups and downs, celebrations, festival appearances and headline shows, studio access and their Polish Woodstock headline show where the band played to over 1 million people. The film trailer can be found beneath!

Skindred announces new album “Volume” & new UK tour dates 2015

Skindred are currently putting the finishing touches on their 6th studio album, entitled “Volume”, which will be the bands first release on Napalm Records and is set to see the light of day on October 30th 2015!

The album was recorded at The Strongroom studio in East London and was produced by longtime collaborator James “Lerock” Loughrey (previously worked with the likes of White Zombie, Depeche Mode, Manic Street Preachers).