Wintersun unveil title of the latest album.

Melodic death rockers, Wintersun, have finally revealed the name of their latest album; The Forest Season. “That’s right folks, we’ll leave you pondering a bit what this name means”, teases front man JARI MäENPää.  “Next week we’ll release the album tracklist and everything will become very clear to you! Promise!” The new album is finished […]

First Blood have Rules and you are going to listen to them!

Hardcore band First Blood have just signed to Pure Noise Records and to celebrate they have a new announcement! The band’s first album on the label Rules is set for release on February 10, 2017! This is the first full length release in 7 years!! Frontman Carl Schwartz says of signing to Pure Noise; “Not […]

Less Than Jake announce new EP and stream track!

Florida punks Less Than Jake have announced their latest EP! Sound the Alarm is set for release on February 3, 2017 and is the first release on new label Pure Noise Records. The record comes amid the band’s 25th anniversary celebrations and celebrating signing a deal with their new label. Lyricist and drummer Vinnie Fiorello […]

Havok are making Conformicide!

Thrash-metallers Havok have announced details of their highly anticipated fourth studio album! Conformicide is set for release via Century Media Records on March 10, 2017 and we cannot wait! The record is the follow-up to 2013’s Unnatural Selection and vocalist/rhythm guitarist David Sanchez says; “‘Conformicide’ is our most dynamic, heavy, thoughtful, musical, and sonically-crushing album […]

Meet The Final Clause of Tacitus

Reading metallers The Final Clause of Tacitus are set to release their new EP Peace in Chaos on February 24.  Having only formed at the start of 2016, the band aim to make a statement with their music and the title of the EP suggests this will be the case. Combining rap,metal and funk and […]

Danny Worsnop is on The Long Road Home

Danny Worsnop has had a busy couple of years, leaving Asking Alexandria for We Are Harlot, leaving Asking Alexandria before seemingly rejoining the band. However that aside. Danny has announced his debut solo album! The Long Road Home (out February 17, 2017 on Earache Records) ads another string to Danny’s bow as he ventures even […]

Ghost Iris have created a Blind World!

Danish tech metallers Ghost Iris have announced details of their next album! Blind World is set for release via Long Branch Records on February 17, 2017! The record is their sophomore and the follow up to Anecdotes of Science and Soul which received critical acclaim following it’s release! Pre-orders will be available from January 6, […]

Galactic Empire announce debut album!

In a galaxy far, far away, a band of the most fearful villains in the universe joined forces… to make one hell of a super group! Fed up of the Rebel Alliance always winning, Galactic Empire came together to tempt the metal-heads of Earth to the dark side (they have assured us, they have cookies!) […]

Retro Youth announce B.R.A.V.E album details!

UK rockers Retro Youth have announced details of their debut album! B.R.A.V.E is set for release via American label Independent Ear Records on February 3, 2017. The lads, from the North West of England, take influence from the likes of Don Broco, Lower Than Atlantis and The 1975. Their unique funk/rock/pop combo has seen the […]

VITJA announce album details and SCUM lyric video!

German rockers VITJA have announced details of their new album! Digital Love is set for release via Century Media Records on March 3, 2017! The band have also released the first taste of the record with lead single SCUM featuring guest vocals from Eskimo Callboy‘s Sushi and Kevin! Check out the lyric video below; Drummer […]

Fight the Fight announce ST debut album!

Norwegian youngsters Fight the Fight have announced that their debut album ST is set for release via Indie Recordings on January 27, 2017! Despite being barely into their 20s, the band have played together for a decade under a previous name (Faenskap). During this time, they have toured Europe and played all Norway’s major festivals, […]

Boris the Blade announce Warpath special guests and Misery video!

Australia are known for producing some awesome bands across all genres from the likes of 5 Seconds of Summer, and With Confidence to Hands Like Houses and Parkway Drive. However, none of them come close to the sheer awesomeness of Boris the Blade! The quintet take the title for the country’s most violent and heavy […]

Killswitch Engage to release documentary and CD package!

Hard-rockers Killswitch Engage are currently on tour with Welsh metallers Bullet For My Valentine but they have another surprise for us! On December 9, the band are set to release a 2-disc Blu-ray and CD package called Beyond the Flames: Home Video Vol II. Watch the trailer below; The blu-ray disc sees a 75 minute […]

Courage My Love announce Synesthesia album!

InVogue Records have a number of great artists on their roster and one of the most promising are Canadian trio Courage My Love! The band have now announced details of their major label debut full length! Titled Synesthesia and recorded in Toronto, the record is set for release on February 3, 2017. You can preorder […]


It looks like our friends in Rage Against The Machine have been very busy as of late. In addition to the formation of Prophets of Rage (Ex members of Cyprus Hill, Public Enemy and Rage Against The Machine, their bassist Tim Commerford has formed a fresh gnarly punk project with two French nationals and named […]

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