hard rock

Bloodstock clarifies 2020 event position and reveals further bands for August

In these unprecedented times and following the recent cancellation of Download & other May/June festivals, Bloodstock HQ wishes to reassure everyone that currently, Bloodstock 2020 event planning is proceeding with full care and attention, in order to bring you the best event yet to celebrate 20 Years of Bloodstock.

Joe Satriani reschedules Spring & Summer 2020 European & UK Tour to April and May 2021

World-renowned guitar virtuoso, Joe Satriani, has rescheduled his Shapeshifting UK & and the first leg of the European Tour until April and May 2021, due to the coronavirus pandemic. Tickets for his May 2020 UK “Shapeshifting” Tour will remain valid for the rescheduled 2021 dates.

Joe stated:

Deep Purple to release new studio album “Whoosh!” on June 12th 2020

March 20th sees the release of “Throw My Bones”, the first single from Deep Purple’s highly anticipated studio album “Whoosh!”.

“Throw My Bones” is a song to remember; a powerful insight into the bands 21st studio album.

Watch the video for “Throw My Bones” below. Stream and download the new single here.

Psycle to release debut full-length album “Kill the Machine” on June 16th 2020

Rock band Psycle will release their debut full-length album “Kill the Machine” on June 16th, 2020.

The band released their debut single, also titled “Kill the Machine” along with the accompanying lyric video on March 24th.

Check out the lyric video for “Kill the Machine” below.

Tracklist:
1. King without a Throne
2. Kill the Machine
3. The Outsider
4. Changing Tide
5. Vultures at Play
6. Dying to Live

Jizzy Pearl’s Love/Hate signs with to Golden Robot Records

Jizzy Pearl has been a fixture on the world-famous Hollywood Sunset Strip since his edgy street rock band Love/Hate released their debut album “Blackout in the Red Room” in 1990. “Blackout in the Red Room” received Best Record of the Year honours from Kerrang! and Metal Hammer in addition to being a fan and critics favourite.

Stream Love/Hate on Spotify.

The Sword to release two compilation albums “Conquest of Kingdoms” and “Chronology 2006–2018” on June 5th 2020

It’s been two years since the Austin, Texas heavy rockers decided to take a break, but The Sword are unsheathed once more: Two career-spanning collections will be released simultaneously, both showcasing the technically dazzling, riff-heavy and far-reaching metal that the band has been known for since forming 15 years ago.

SiXforNinE releases new music video for “Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining”

SiXforNinE are back with a new overwhelmingly positive music video for the song “Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining”.

The video was directed by John Nikolopoulos at the Mesologgi Salt Mines in Greece just before the Covid-19 Pandemic began to change life as we knew it.

The song is taken from their second full-length album “Parallel Universe”, which was released on August 2, 2019.

Watch the video for “Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining” below.
 

Kvelertak announce “Live From Your Living Room” streaming show on April 10th 2020

Acclaimed Norwegian band Kvelertak have announced plans for a special live stream show on April 10th, 2020, “Live From Your Living Room”.

The 60-minute band set will be broadcast from the venue Artilleriverkstedet in Norway via website Vierlive at 9pm CET (8pm BST / 2pm CST).