1349 release new single “Dødskamp”, inspired by an artpiece of Edvard Munch.

Norwegian black metal masters 1349 have released a new single, titled ‘Dødskamp’. The song has been commissioned by Innovation Norway, Visit Norway and the Munch Museum, who asked four Norwegian artists within four different genres of music to interpret their angle on a freely selected work by the famous painter Edvard Munch. Naturally, 1349 approached

New signings with Massacre Records.

Velvet Viper signs with Massacre Records Massacre Records is happy to announce that the epic metal powerhouse Velvet Viper has signed with Massacre Records! The band around Jutta Weinhold – who formed Zed Yago in 1985 – was originally formed in 1990 and reformed in 2016/2017. Velvet Viper are currently working on new material and

Tien jaar Oilsjt Omploft!

Voor de tiende verjaardag van Oilsjt Omploft hebben de organisatoren – een samenwerking tussen Rock ‘n’ Load Concerts en VZW Hambiance – een heel knappe affiche samengesteld. Op zaterdag 23 maart is de tiende editie een feit. De St Annazaal te Aalst is het uitgelezen decor om een stevig feestje te bouwen met tien bands

Tara Lynch reveal ‘Evil Enough’ album details.

Tara Lynch (a.k.a. “Gui-Tara”) is a guitarist, composer, vocalist and songwriter who delivers heavy metal thunder with prominent melodic guitar riffs, shredding leads and powerhouse vocals. She will release her debut album, “Evil Enough”, on March 1st in Europe/UK via Cargo Records UK. “Evil Enough” is a melodic metal album featuring Lynch on all guitars

Laatste band voor WildFest 2019!

Op 25 mei is er een nieuwe editie van WildFest, een festival dat melodic rock, hard rock, glam metal en sleaze stevig in de picture plaatst. Met toevoeging van Crazy Lixx als achtste band is het programma voor de vierde editie nu compleet, daar eerder al zeven bands werden aangekondigd: Raider, WildHeart, Snakebite, Midnite City,

Michael Schenker Fest kick off recording process for new studio album

In 2016, guitar virtuoso Michael Schenker put together Michael Schenker Fest, a tour featuring former Michael Schenker Group vocalists Gary Barden and Graham Bonnet, plus Robin McAuley of the McAuley Schenker Group. Instrumental back-up was provided by former M.S.G. bass player Chris Glen and drummer Ted McKenna, plus guitarist/keyboard player Steve Mann, also of the

Gary Hoey announces new album Neon Highway Blues

Mascot Label Group and Gary Hoey have announced a March 15 global release date for Neon Highway Blues via Provogue Records. The album’s eleven tracks display Hoey’s confidence and assuredness alongside the freshness of someone who’s still in the process of discovery and refinement. Gary Hoey self-produced the album at his New Hampshire based home

Satan naar Beveren Leie.

Op zaterdag 16 februari halen de organisatoren van “Blast From The Past” het Britse Satan naar OC Klokhuis te Beveren Leie. Deze Britse band ontstond in 1979 om vijf jaar later na het toch op lovende kritieken onthaalde debuutalbum ‘Court In The Act’ (1983) de naam te wijzigen tot Blind Fury. Lang hielden ze die

Dream Theater release second track “Fall Into The Light”

Two-time Grammy-nominated and millions-selling progressive music titans Dream Theater have released another song from their recently announced 14th studio album, Distance Over Time. “Fall Into The Light” is the second new song from the album slated for worldwide release on February 22, 2019. The new song builds upon the excitement that the band created in

Damnation’s Hammer issue lyric video, reveal album details.

Damnation’s Hammer have issued a lyric video for the opener of their upcoming album “Unseen Planets, Deadly Spheres” – which will be released on February 22, 2019 via Massacre Records! Watch the “Temple Of The Descending Gods” lyric video on https://youtu.be/E7aEjT7yt-M The album’s front cover – based on the digital image “Warping”, a collaborative work