Review by Greg Maki ------ If I had to pick a metal band that’s going to break out worldwide in the very near future, I wouldn’t bet against Jinjer. The Ukrainian act has picked up a lot of steam in the past couple years, touring Europe with Arch Enemy and Soilwork, and coming to North... Continue Reading →
The dramatic and cinematic track "Masters Of Destiny" is the first single from Delain's upcoming release "Hunter's Moon." It is one of the four brand new studio tracks that are part of the stunning live album + BluRay, which will be released on February 22nd via Napalm Records. Delain travelled to Iceland to underline the mystic that lies within the brand new single accompanied by a breathtaking video "Masters Of Destiny." Watch the video inside!
Jinjer are ready to drop their highly anticipated EP "Micro" tomorrow, Friday Jan 11th! To get in the right mood, the band premieres another single & music video off of their upcoming release today.
Review by Jeff Maki Norway's Sirenia, masterminded by founding member Morten Veland (ex-Tristania), is now on its fourth femalelead vocalist (if I'm not forgetting anyone). But not only has the band found its best one yet in French singer and former Sirenia Choir member Emmanuelle Zoldan, but it also has just composed its ninth “destiny”... Continue Reading →
Review by Jeff Maki ----- Finnish band Wolfheart's debut album, "Constellation of the Black Light," should put the extreme metal scene on notice. With one hand in the bucket of primitive black metal, Viking metal and melodic death of the late '90s, and another grasping a bouquet of romantic doom, not only is the musicianship... Continue Reading →
Tremonti has released a lyric video for the second single from the band’s Napalm Records release, "A Dying Machine." “Trust” recently impacted active rock radio, and now the lyric video is available and can be seen below. The video contains background footage from the band’s recent European tour including its massive set from Graspop, as well as opening... Continue Reading →
When it comes to Swedish Death Metal, the traditional Stockholm way and death metal per se, there is one band you have to mention: Unleashed! Formed in 1989 by vocalist / bass player Johnny Hedlund, Unleashed have been delivering supreme death metal from day one. Dealing with Viking traditions and values, and honing their craft,... Continue Reading →
Review by Greg Maki ----- I didn’t see this one coming. Though he’s led a varied career, we all know Dee Snider as the voice and (painted) face of Twisted Sister, which hit the peak of its popularity in the 1980s (and enjoyed a successful run well into the 21st century, it’s worth noting). Whether... Continue Reading →
After 14 years performing together, five full-length studio albums and countless sold-out shows around the globe, there aren’t many items left on a band’s bucket list. For Alter Bridge, one of the remaining list items was crossed off in October 2017 when the band performed two sold-out shows at London’s iconic Royal Albert Hall backed by the... Continue Reading →