8 Year Old amongst Manchester dead at Ariana Grande concert bombing

Last night Manchester Arena suffered a vicious attack that cost the lives of twenty two people and injured considerably more. Those who have died are starting to be named and released to the public. In a recent news article at the telegraph, they named eight year old Saffie-Rose Roussos as one of the dead. She … Continue reading “8 Year Old amongst Manchester dead at Ariana Grande concert bombing”

Drumming legends Vinny and Carmine Appice sign with SPV/Steamhammer

The two legendary drum brothers Carmine (Rod Stewart, Ozzy Osbourne, Blue Murder, King Kobra) and Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Dio, Last In Line) are recording their first ever studio album together this spring under the name APPICE. “After decades in this crazy music business, we will sit down for the first time and record songs … Continue reading “Drumming legends Vinny and Carmine Appice sign with SPV/Steamhammer”

Explosions rock Manchester Arena at Ariana Grande concert!

Update: Nineteen people have been confirmed dead. Latest statement on incident at Manchester Arena pic.twitter.com/BEpLOan3dY — G M Police (@gmpolice) May 23, 2017 Updated: NBC News says there have been 20 killed and hundreds injured. NBC News: Law enforcement officials say at least 20 dead and hundreds have been injured following reports of an explosion … Continue reading “Explosions rock Manchester Arena at Ariana Grande concert!”

Accept release art work for The Rise of Chaos!

Accept recently announced that the band plan to release their new studio album later on this year. The record is titled The Rise of Chaos and is due to be released on August 4th, 2017 via Nuclear Blast Records. You can see the band’s new art work which was created by the Hungarian artist Gyula Havancsák below. … Continue reading “Accept release art work for The Rise of Chaos!”

Widowmaker signs with SharpTone Records

SharpTone Records are incredibly pleased to announce the signing of Huntsville, Alabama’s own Widowmaker. In celebration of the news, the deathcore five piece have released a brand new video for their track ‘The Nihilist’. Widowmaker stated on the signing: “We have worked very hard and have tried tirelessly to build the best team we could … Continue reading “Widowmaker signs with SharpTone Records”

Obituary release drum playthrough of the track No

Donald Tardy of death metal legends OBITUARY shared an official drum play through video for the track “No” today. The video features live and in-studio footage of Tardy playing along to the song which appeared as a digital bonus track on their recently released self-titled new album and the Decibel Flexi series. Watch the drum play … Continue reading “Obituary release drum playthrough of the track No”

Possessed sign to Nuclear Blast Records

Nuclear Blast is proud to finally announce the worldwide signing and return of POSSESSED! Few bands have done more to push the boundaries of extreme metal than the legendary POSSESSED. Even fewer can create a unique style, which continues to set them apart from all others by being the very first in a genre they laid … Continue reading “Possessed sign to Nuclear Blast Records”

Heretic’s Dream sign with Revalve Records

Italian progressive rock band Heretic’s Dream have announced that they have signed a deal to release new music with Revalve Records. The band have officially confirmed that they will be releasing new music later on this autumn. Stay tunes for more news. From the band’s biography: Heretic’s Dream is a four piece Rock band that can’t … Continue reading “Heretic’s Dream sign with Revalve Records”

Slant covers U2’s hit With Or Without You

Slant is a rock band that like to claim the ’90s scene as an influence. The band have recently released a lyric video for a cover version of U2’s well known hit, With Or Without You. The track was produced by Sameer Bhattacharya and can be heard below. Munir Haque: “With or Without You” is … Continue reading “Slant covers U2’s hit With Or Without You”

Vicious Rumors are back with a new line up

VICIOUS RUMORS is proud to welcome back lead singer Brian Allen. (Brian sang on SPV/Steamhammer albums Razorback Killers (2011), Live You to Death (2012) and Electric Punishment (2013)). Brian, who left the band in 2013 for family reasons returns to the band with full force and power. Geoff Thorpe says: “We’re so excited to have … Continue reading “Vicious Rumors are back with a new line up”