David Cassidy passes away at 67

American actor, singer and songwriter David Cassidy has passed away after being hospitalised recently for organ failure, according to several reports. He was 67 years old. David Cassidy rose to fame for the role of Keith Partridge in the 1970s musical-sitcom show, The Partridge Family. The show propelled the New York City born actor in … Continue reading “David Cassidy passes away at 67”

Freedom Call band leader Chris Bay goes solo

It’s a well-known predicament that the Freedom Call founder and frontman shares with many other composers: occasionally, his wealth of inspiration goes beyond the stylistic and thematic scope of his own band. “I permanently write songs and am constantly working on ideas in the studio,” he explains.“That’s why I’ve collected a whole lot of tracks over the years that … Continue reading “Freedom Call band leader Chris Bay goes solo”

Watch The Path To The Endless Fall by Vandroya

Brazilian progressive metal band Vandroya have released a brand new music video titled, The Path To The Endless Falls. The song is the second single from the groups brand new record, Beyond the Human Mind which is out now. With a more evident progressive influence but without giving up the weight and virtuosity of power metal, the new … Continue reading “Watch The Path To The Endless Fall by Vandroya”

Crematory to release Oblivion in April, 2018

Germany’s leading Gothic Metal band CREMATORY are currently working on the new studio album titled “Oblivion”, which will be released on April 13th, 2018 via SPV / Steamhammer worldwide. According to the motto “Never change a winning team” CREMATORY have chosen again Kristian Bonifer as producer and the Kohlekellerstudio for the new album. Through collaboration with new idea donors and arrangers such as Stefan Glass, Dirk Riegner and Walter Stobbe, as well … Continue reading “Crematory to release Oblivion in April, 2018”

The 69 Eyes to release Christmas in New York City single

Even the Helsinki Vampires celebrate Christmas! To inject some black magic and gothic vibes into the most beautiful season of the year, THE 69 EYES will launch their special music video for ‘Christmas In New York City’ on November 24th. The video is filmed and directed by Ville Juurikkala, known from his previous work with THE 69 EYES, HIM, NIGHTWISH and AMORPHIS. Today, the … Continue reading “The 69 Eyes to release Christmas in New York City single”

David Cassidy in critical condition with organ failure

The sixty seven year old singer and former star of the Partridge Family television show, David Cassidy is in critical condition. News has come through TMZ that Cassidy was admitted to hospital three days ago and his condition is worsening. According to the unapologetic news site, Cassidy is currently in a coma and is in dire need of a liver transplant. … Continue reading “David Cassidy in critical condition with organ failure”

UPDATED: AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young dead

AC/DC guitarist and founding member Malcolm Young has died, following a battle with dementia over the past several years. He was 64. According to various news sources including news.com.au reported that he died peacefully on Saturday, surrounded by family. Update 3: there is calls to make AC/DC this year’s Christmas Number One, in tribute to … Continue reading “UPDATED: AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young dead”

Heavy rockers Avon sign to Heavy Psych Sounds

Heavy Psych Sounds is proud to announce the signing of Californian heavy rockers AVON. The trio, which features ex-Kyuss and Queens of the Stone Age drummer Alfredo Hernandez, will release their sophomore album on the label in February 2018. AVON is heavy rock trio based in California, formed by Alfredo Hernández (former Kyuss, QOTSA), James Childs (Airbus, Little Villains) … Continue reading “Heavy rockers Avon sign to Heavy Psych Sounds”

Appice brothers to perform at 2018 Hall of Heavy Metal History Celebrity Induction Ceremony

Famed drumming brothers Carmine and Vinny Appice will perform songs from their first and newly released joint studio album “Sinister,” at the 2018 Hall of Heavy Metal History Celebrity Induction Ceremony, January 24, 2018. This great collection is comprised of 13 tunes, and has numerous high profile musicians on all tracks. “Carmine has been singing … Continue reading “Appice brothers to perform at 2018 Hall of Heavy Metal History Celebrity Induction Ceremony”

Kataklysm signs deal with Nuclear Blast for new album release

Quebec based extreme metal band Kataklysm have announced that they have signed a world wide deal with the metal label Nuclear Blast Records. The deal coincides with the release of their new record, Meditations, which is due for release sometime in April, 2018. “It’s hard to believe so many years have passed,” comments KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono. “It all feels … Continue reading “Kataklysm signs deal with Nuclear Blast for new album release”