Friday, October 9, 2015


One of todays hottest name in the melodic metal scene is without any doubt Magnus Karlsson. The extraordinary guitarist, songwriter, producer is responsible for many amazing bands/projects such as ALLEN/LANDE, STARBREAKER, BOB CATLEY, KISKE/SOMERVILLE and many others. In 2008, he joined the German Heavy Metal act of  PRIMAL FEAR and with them he has toured the world and recorded two successful albums.

Thursday, October 8, 2015

REVIEW : BROKEN TEETH / Bulldozer (2015)

The razor heavy rock band of Broken Teeth, that features legendary vocalist Jason McMaster, is back with the brand new album which is entitled "Bulldozer". The new record features, also, two cover tracks, 'Lightning Strikes' (Aerosmith) and 'The Hammer'(Motorhead).

Magnus Rosén Joins SHADOWSIDE

Brazilian female-fronted metallers SHADOWSIDE have announced the addition of Swedish bassist Magnus Rosén (ex-HAMMERFALL) to the group's ranks.

SHADOWSIDE, was formed by singer Dani NoldenRaphael Mattos on guitars and Fabio Buitvidas on drums and now with Magnus Rosén (ex-HAMMERFALL) on bass. Magnus was part of Hammerfall from 1997 to 2007, did several world tours and recorded several albums, being awarded golden records and a Grammy nomination with Hammerfall. He also recorded albums with Jorn LandeTony Martin (ex-Black Sabbath) and has just released his 10th solo album titled "The World Changes" with musicians who played with Hammerfall, Black SabbathABBAYngwie Malmsteen and others.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Mad Hornet sign for Atomic Stuff Promotion

Mad Hornet sign for Atomic Stuff Promotion

Italian hard rock band Mad Hornet inked a deal with Atomic Stuff Promotion, that will promote their latest album "Would You Like Something Fresh?". Mad Hornet are: Mic Martini (vocals), Ken Lance (guitar), El Piamba (bass) e Beats Frank (drums).

Track List:

1. Would You Like Something Fresh?
2. Your Body Talks
3. Dyin’ Love
4. Blue Blood
5. Free Rock Machine
6. Game Of Death
7. Raise ‘N’ Do It
8. Walking With You (In The Afternoon)
9. Pink Pants School
10. What Is Love [Haddaway cover]
11. Roses Under The Rain

Sunday, October 4, 2015

REVIEW : JAILCAT / Men Or Mice (2015)

Jailcat is a Greek hard rock band that after an almost a decade of presence in the Greek scene is ready to unleash its debut album with the title "Men Or Mice". The band has already released an EP, in 2010, from which the single "Here To Stay" grabbed the attention of many radios and press magazines internationally, and participated in many live gigs.

REVIEW : John Dallas / Wild Life (2015)

John Dallas aka Luca Stanzani was born in Bologna, Italy. He started playing the guitar and singing very early, at the age of 15, fostering his passion for hard rock music and bands such as Queen, AC/DC, Guns 'N Roses, Van Halen and Deep Purple.

Saturday, October 3, 2015

SUNPOCRISY – To reveal artwork and track listing of "Eyegasm, Hallelujah!”

Post-progressive metal band SUNPOCRISY will release their highly anticipated record "Eyegasm, Hallelujah!" on November 1st on CD and digital.
The album, an overwhelming, stellar and progressive post-mental eargasm, will be available soon in vinyl gatefold 2XLP together with Wooaaargh Records, Dullest Records, Shove Records and Drown Within Records.

The band created a multi-layered dichotomy between superb melodic sections & roaring wall of sound. "Eyegasm, Hallelujah!", recorded in Ravenna, Italy by Riccardo Pasini (The Secret, Nero di Marte, Ephel Duath) and mastered in Chicago by Collin Jordan (Eyehategod, Voivod, Pelican, Yob, Wovenhand, Minsk) is a concept album.

REVIEW : NOTHING LIES BEYOND / Fragile Reality (2015)

Nothing Lies Beyond is a melodic death metal act that hails from Tel Aviv, Israel and with "Fragile Reality" the band is ready to unleash a 30 plus minute long album full of in-your-face vocals, aggressive guitars, but with lots of melodies, and an 80's death metal vibe to hunt the whole record.

After Apocalypse: debut album out in November

Brescia-based Symphonic Metal band After Apocalypse will publish its self titled debut album on November 9th, 2015 under logic(il)logic Records (distributed by Andromeda Distribuzioni). Here’s the track list:

1. After Apocalypse
2. World Of Marzipan
3. Dark Side
4. Glorious Way
5. Insight
6. Crying Moon
7. One Day
8. White Page
9. Mechanical Mask
10. Sentence


SEBASTIEN release video clip for „Sphinx In Acheron“!

Czech Power Metal band SEBASTIEN is happy to announce the release of the video clip for the single “Sphinx In Acheron” which can be found under this link:

This song is taken from their current release “Dark Chambers Of Déjà-Vu” (Pride & Joy Music/Edel).

SEBASTIEN’s next live show will be:

16.10.2015 D-Hamburg, Rock Café St. Paul

More information:

COLDSPELL to support Michael Schenker’s Temple Of Rock in February 2016

Swedish hard rockers ColdSpell are confirmed to support Michael Schenker's Temple of Rock for the Nordic leg of their Spirit on a Mission world tour dates. Michael Schenker is a true legend and to many the greatest guitar player around, winning awards, getting rave reviews for his albums and when touring the world.

ColdSpell is a rising star on the international stages. This summer they were one of the headliners at Scotland’s premier festival, Wildfire. And was warming up a US audience as runner‐up to Judas Priest at Rock Fest in Wisconsin.

Sunday, September 27, 2015

REVIEW : JOHN TAGLIERI / True Believer (EP, 2015)

Singer/songwriter John Taglieri is unleashing his brand new EP which is entitled "True Believer". Taglieri states about his new work : “I’ve always been the kind of writer who writes anything that comes to me and I love to explore new places," tells Taglieri. "I never wanted to be known as a one trick pony… so to speak. I went where my musical journey wanted to take me and that had some varied styles in it. Along the way the hard rock element was always there, but this Ep brings it all the way back with a vengeance!!"