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Avantasia release Mystery of a Blood Red Rose

Christmas is coming and Tobias Sammet's Avantasia are giving you a treat.

Helen Love announces album number 8 and new charity single

First though, comes the release of Christmas single, The Townhall Band, which will see every penny from download sales go to the Trussell Trust to empower local communities to combat hunger and poverty.

The Dirty Nil release Zombie Eyed

Ontario rock trip The Dirty Nil have announced their second single will be Zombie Eyed.

Years Young announce shows

Lincolnshire alt-rockers Years Young have announced their first shows of 2016.

Motionless in White reschedule UK dates!

After postponing their UK leg of the Beyond The Barricade tour, Motionles in White have now revealed the rescheduled dates for January 2016!

Day Old Hate’s First Light

Leeds alt-rockers Day Old Hate are set to unleash their sophomore EP First Light on the world on February 12 2016.

Bowling for Soup announce online karaoke contest and new video

The band have launched their first ever online Bowling for Soup Karaoke contest! So if you fancy doing what you love aka singing along to your favourite pop-punkers and then win some cool prizes for it... then let frontman Jaret explain!

Some Kind of Fix Charity Compilation Released!

With over 40 tracks including Title Fight, Basement, Superheaven, Moose Blood, Hindsights, Dearist, Forrest, Rain, Waleated, Losing Sleep, Pretend Happy and more, there is something for everyone.

Maxi Curnow – Transition

Maxi Curnow released debut LP Transition on December 6. The alt-prog rocker is a firefighter by day and uses his career as the influence for this compelling bluesy alt-rock release.

Sabaton to release Heroes on Tour live CD/DVD

Swedish heavy metal troopers Sabaton are following up the release of album Heroes with a live CD/DVD and Bly-ray/CD package called Heroes on Tour. This follows the band through some of their sold out shows on their world tour, focusing on shows in Wacken and their hometown festival in Falun.

Track Of The Day: The Lamplighters – Basement

German melodic punk-rock quartet The Lamplighters have teased fans ahead of the release of new album Views (out December 18) with the video for Basement.

Bowling For Soup’s Erik Chandler PledgeMusic campaign

Three years on from successful EP Writing The Wrongs, Bowling For Soup bassist Erik Chandler is running a Pledge Music campaign to fund his debut solo album.

Fleshgod Apocalypse release King details

Italian symphonic death metallers Fleshgod Apocalypse are set to release new album King on February 5th 2016. The band have now released details on the formats and track listing for their highly anticipated release.

Some Skeletons release Vigils

Nottingham alt-rockers Some Skeletons have released their debit album Vigils.

Roughneck Riot release All That We Know

Warrington folk-punkers Roughneck Riot have followed up yet another European tour with the release of the video for new track All That We Know. Watch the video here!

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