modern pop-rock

Saturday’s Heroes to release new mini album “Turn up the Music!” on September 4th 2020

Saturday’s Heroes will release a new mini-album this fall. It’s called “Turn up the Music!” and will be released on September 4th, 2020.

The album will be available on Digital and 12" vinyl format. “Turn up the Music!” can be pre-ordered now, here.

State Champs to release “State Champs Unplugged” EP on August 14th 2020

After many trips around the world (and back), NY-based pop-rockers State Champs are excited to be celebrating a decade of music, memories and even some madness with fans this summer. State Champs will be releasing “State Champs Unplugged”, a 6-track EP of stripped down versions of four brand new songs as well as two fan-favorite tracks from “Living Proof”, due out on August 14th, 2020, via Pure Noise Records.

Figures to release debut full-length album “Operating in Unsafe Mode” on July 17th 2020

From Parkway Drive to Northlane, Twelve Foot Ninja, Voyager and beyond, the Australian music scene has consistently produced a plethora of stand-out modern metal acts for fans to enjoy. Announcing pre-orders and the upcoming release of their debut album “Operating in Unsafe Mode”, Melbourne-based quintet Figures step up to join the fight with the release of the album’s first video single, “Underpaid Machinery”. Watch it below.

Glass Ocean to release debut album “The Remnants of Losing Yourself in Someone Else” on August 21st 2020

Glass Ocean have unveiled new single& video for “Voyage”, and announced the release of debut album “The Remnants of Losing Yourself in Someone Else” on August 21st, 2020, via Wildthing Records.

Co-written with founding Glass Ocean member and Northlane drummer, Nic Pettersen, watch the video for “Voyage” below.

Black Rose Maze to release self-titled debut album on August 7th 2020

Black Rose Maze is singer Rosa Laricchiuta’s very own hard rock project. The album is comprised of driving hard rock that backs up Rosa’s unbelievably powerful voice.

This self-titled debut album is a showcase of Rosa’s own songs, together with a few cuts which were penned for Rosa by the likes of Clif Magness (Steve Perry, Avril Lavigne), Nasson (Chaos Magic, Sinner’s Blood), and Alessandro Del Vecchio (Hardline, JORN, Revolution Saints etc.).

Puddle Of Mudd to perform live stream concert at Whisky a Go-Go on June 6th 2020

Multi-Platinum-selling rock band Puddle Of Mudd will return to the stage to perform a live stream concert from the world famous Whisky a Go-Go in West Hollywood, California.

The concert is presented by The Oracle Live and Veeps and starts at 7 PM PST. Tickets are available here. General admission is $15, and the band also is offering a special $50 bundle, which includes a show ticket, as well as a video meet and greet with Wes and the band.

Broadside to release new studio album “Into the Raging Sea” on July 24th 2020

With an unrivaled passion and a deep determination to succeed, Broadside are thrilled to announce their forthcoming album, “Into the Raging Sea”.

Fans received their first taste of the record – set to be released on July 24th, 2020, via SharpTone Records – with recent single “Foolish Believer”. Today the band has shared follow up “The Raging Sea”. Watch the video bellow.
 

RED - Declaration

Well, I was never the biggest fan of alt/groove/nu/bro metal, with only a few tracks ever catching my fancy – but a genre I’ve also been rather uninterested in is extreme Christian metal. I mean, I’ll take some Stryper or the occasional power/neoclassical white metal bands (Joshua, Golden Resurrection etc.), but I hardly feel like I need spiritual guidance and catechesis.