Month: August 2012

Submitted by newseditor on Aug 31, 2012
Swedish epic power metallers SABATON issue the following announcement regarding their upcoming “Swedish Empire Tour” together with their label mates ELUVEITIE:   “The show in Brussels was the first one to sell out on the upcoming Swedish Empire Tour – weeks before the show will happen, there… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Aug 30, 2012
Black Country Communion the Anglo-American rock group comprising vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple, Trapeze), drummer Jason Bonham (Led Zeppelin, Foreigner), Derek Sherinian (Dream Theater, Alice Cooper, Billy Idol) and blues-rock guitarist/vocalist Joe Bonamassa, release their third… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Aug 29, 2012
Swedish blues rock superstars, GRAVEYARD, will shortly begin to shoot a video for the song "Goliath" which comes off the band's highly anticipated third album, "Lights Out".   The video is set to be shot in a quite lo-fi way just like the stunning clip for "Hisingen Blues".   According to… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Aug 29, 2012
Legendary Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett has announced the details of his forthcoming studio album "Genesis Revisited II" in a special YouTube video message for Genesis fans worldwide.   Steve Hackett has brought together a host of stunning guest performers including Steven Wilson and Mikael… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Aug 29, 2012
Frontiers Records is proud to announce the return of melodic hard rockers, Dokken; the band’s 11th studio album, B“Broken Bones”, has been confirmed for release on September 21st in Europe and September 25th in North America.   The album will be released in two configurations: standard CD and… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Aug 28, 2012
A longstanding member of the Santana band, Bill Ortiz is proud to present his new full-length release titled "Highest Wish". A follow up to his “Winter in America” EP released earlier this year, this new album project features conscious emcees such as Casual, The Grouch, Zumbi (of Zion I) and K-… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Aug 25, 2012
Napalm is extremely proud to announce the signing of The Answer!   The Northern Irish Hard Rock outfit has convinced numerous fans and music critics with their melodic tunes, soulful riffing, catchy refrains and energetic live shows including a highly acclaimed support tour with AC/DC.  … Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Aug 24, 2012
Finnish melancholic dark metal forerunners AMORPHIS have just announced that they will enter the studio in September to record their yet-untitled 11th album, the follow-up to 2011’s highly successful masterpiece “The Beginning Of Times” (Finnish charts: #1, German charts: #16). Production and… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Aug 22, 2012
Swedish melodic death metal maestros SOILWORK will enter the studio on August 23rd to begin recording the follow-up to their 2010 release The Panic Broadcast. In the producer seat this time will be none other than Jens Bogren (OPETH, AMON AMARTH, BLOODBATH). The new album, entitled "The Living… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Aug 21, 2012
Hard rockers The Unripes inked a deal with Street Symphonies Records to release their first album "This Is Not America", available from autumn 2012 and distributed by Andromeda Dischi.   Line-up: "Axia" - vocals (DNR) Michele "Mike P." Pelillo - guitar Uncle Sappa - bass (Midnite Sun,… Read More