hard rock

Steve Vai and Dreamcatcher Events announce Vai Academy 6.0 – “Finding Your Note” in August 2022

Steve Vai and Dreamcatcher Events have announced Vai Academy 6.0 – “Finding Your Note” will be staged August 4-8, 2022 in Las Vegas, NV at the Hilton Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa. Featured guests at this year’s gathering include Nuno Bettencourt, Guthrie Govan, Larry Mitchell, Joe Robinson, Billy Sheehan, Yvette Young, plus special guest Tommy Emmanuel.

Volbeat to release new studio album “Servant of the Mind” on December 3rd 2021

The wait is finally over. Today, multi-platinum Danish band Volbeat announce the release of their eighth studio album, “Servant of the Mind”, on December 3rd, 2021, via EMI Records.
 
For “Servant of the Mind”, the band - Michael Poulsen (guitars/vocals), Jon Larsen (drums), Rob Caggiano (guitars) and Kaspar Boye Larsen (bass) - took their signature heavy metal, psychobilly, and punk ‘n’ roll sound up a notch while showcasing Poulsen’s keen ability for songwriting and storytelling.
 

Unique Buildings Inspired by Music

Architects are like artists. They take inspiration from many different sources to design unique and interesting buildings that paint the skylines and flank the sidewalks of our towns and cities. The designer of Milwaukee’s Art Museum took inspiration from nearby Lake Michigan, creating elements that look like sails and boats into his design.

Capricorn to release new studio album “For the Restless” on March 25th 2022

Capricorn is back with their second full-length album, “For the Restless”, offering the listener 10 tracks of burning rock ‘n’ roll. Singer and guitarist Kristoffer Ekberg, bassist Pontus Blom and guitarist Peter Söderberg with a new drummer Tomas Eriksson from Imperial State Electric and Captain Murphy.

Land Of Gypsies to release self-titled debut album on December 10th 2021

Frontiers Music Srl is happy to announce the release of the self-titled debut album from Land Of Gypsies on December 10th, 2021. Today, the band, featuring vocalist Terry Ilous, gives fans their first look at the album with the release of the single and video for the track “Shattered”. Watch the video below.

Vandenberg announces new lead singer Mats Leven

Vandenberg has announced that Mats Leven will be joining the band as lead singer. The powerhouse vocalist is known for his work with Yngwie Malmsteen, Candlemass and tours with the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, among many other bands. To celebrate this new coming together, they have announced their only show of 2021 with the new line-up at the Planet Rockstock Festival at Trecco Bay, Wales, on Friday 12th November.

Phil Campbell And The Bastard Sons announce new vocalist Joel Peters for November 2021 UK Tour

After listening to hundreds of audition tapes, Phil Campbell And The Bastard Sons are proud to welcome Bootyard Bandits vocalist Joel Peters to the fold for their upcoming UK tour.

The band comments: “Joel stood out from the very start. Rehearsals have gone well and we were extremely happy with Joel’s performance at Headbanger’s Balls Fest in Belgium last weekend, so we’ve decided to give him the role for the upcoming UK tour in November”.

Sunczar to release debut full-length album “Bearer of Light” on January 21st 2022

Following their critically acclaimed 2020- debut EP, “The Unveiling”, German- based sludge and stoner metal force Sunczar is gearing up for the release of their first full-length album, entitled “Bearer of Light”, which will be coming out on January 21st, 2022, via Argonauta Records.