THE FALLEN STATE Announce New Single

THE FALLEN STATE are set to release the first single, “American Made”, from their forthcoming new studio album A Deadset Endeavour. The band are also confirmed as support to Pop Evil across the UK and Europe through February and March 2019. “American Made” is released through Last Man Music on the 8th March 2019. The […]

SLIPKNOT Release New Song “All Out Life”

SLIPKNOT have returned with a brand new track, “All Out Life”. The unrelenting new track is accompanied by an official music video, directed by the band’s own M. Shawn Crahan, which is streaming now on Slipknot’s official YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/wLoYIBEZEfw. “All Out Life” is available now at all Digital Service Providers here. SLIPKNOT’s Corey Taylor […]

KISS Announce End Of The Road World Tour

After an epic and well documented 45-year career that launched an era of rock n roll legends, KISS announced that they will launch their final tour ever in 2019, appropriately named END OF THE ROAD. The initial announcement was made a month ago on NBC’s America’s Got Talent which sent the internet into overdrive with […]

ALL THAT REMAINS Announce New Album And UK Tour Dates

Clinging to airtight songcraft, knifepoint precise metallic instrumentation, and stadium-size hard rock hooks, All That Remains are cutting right to the chase on their ninth full-length album, Victim Of The New Disease. The album arrives on November 9th via Fearless Records. The quintet Philip Labonte [lead vocals], Oli Herbert [lead guitar], Mike Martin [rhythm guitar], […]

BEHEMOTH Release New Video For “Bartzabel”

BEHEMOTH have released a video for new track, “Bartzabel” taken from their new album, I Loved You At Your Darkest. You can watch the new video here: BEHEMOTH mastermind Nergal comments: “Bartzabel is a song that came in the midst of a BEHEMOTH rehearsal. We had no structure, no vision, but piece by piece it came […]

BLACK STONE CHERRY Release New Video For “Carry Me On Down The Road”

BLACK STONE CHERRY have released their brand new video for “Carry Me On Down The Road”, taken from their current sixth studio album, Family Tree. Check the new video out here: Directed by Mike Rodway and shot on the road with the band over the last year, the video features clips of them on stage […]

SMOKING MARTHA Release New Video And Announce UK Tour

Smoking Martha swap electric for acoustic with their debut album highlight track in a new sublime music video ahead of their appearance at Hard Rock Hell and UK Tour this November. You can watch the new video “Baby Let Me Go” here: Directed by the proficient and passionate Tyson Lloyd Films; “Baby Let Me Go” […]

HEAVY METAL TRUANTS CHARITY AUCTION LAUNCHES TODAY

The Monster Rock Auction, a huge online auction will be launching today in support of three children’s charities: Nordoff Robbins , Childline, and Teenage Cancer Trust . Presented by the Heavy Metal Truants, a cycling charity co-founded by Iron Maiden manager Rod Smallwood and long time music journalist and Twin V Ltd. founder Alexander Milas, […]

THOSE DAMN CROWS Launch Tour By Sharing New Single On Piano

Welsh rockers THOSE DAMN CROWS today kick off an extensive UK tour, performing on the Planet Rock Presents tour with The Bad Flowers and Federal Charm. The tour traverses the UK for 11 shows, starting tonight in Bristol and deliberately visiting some lesser-played places like Chester and Huddersfield, before wrapping up in London on September […]

BLOODSTOCK Announce SABATON As First Headliner

BLOODSTOCK are excited to announce their first headliner for 2019! Swedish metal warriors, SABATON will headline Friday 9th August in what will be their only UK show in 2019! Check out what they had to say about returning to Catton Park’s hallowed turf to headline the festival this time around: The band have always been […]

STONE BROKEN Announce ‘Home’ Headline UK Tour

STONE BROKEN, presently blazing a debut tour trail across the USA, have announced their ‘Home’ UK headline tour, set to take place this coming February & March, with special guests to be announced in due course. The band continue to ride the wave of current album Ain’t Always Easy which has seen them tour the […]

The Struts Announce New Album ‘Young & Dangerous’

British glam-rock sensations The Struts have announced the release of their new album, Young & Dangerous, out October 26th, via Polydor Records. The band have also released a brand new track, “Bulletproof Baby”, the latest to be taken from the upcoming album, as well as announcing a UK headline tour in February. Following 2016’s critically […]

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Reveal Video for ‘When The Seasons Change’

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH have released their new video for “When The Seasons Change”. Written by FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH guitarist Zoltan Bathory, the video is dedicated to those Police Officers and First Responders around the world who selflessly put their lives on the line every day. Among them, a hometown hero of the band, […]

BLACKBERRY SMOKE Announce Support For November UK Tour

BLACKBERRY SMOKE have confirmed that THE QUAKER CITY NIGHTHAWKS will be joining them as support on their November UK dates. BLACKBERRY SMOKE’s frontman Charlie Starr tells us “We are excited to bring The QCNH’s with us on the U.K / European leg of the ‘Find A Light’ World Tour. Our friends and fans are going […]

The Bad Flowers Release Video For New Single ‘Who Needs A Soul’

The Bad Flowers have today launched their official lyric video to promote their new single “Who Needs A Soul”. The single is released on Friday 14th September and coincides with their Planet Rocks Presents co-headline with Federal Charm starting at the Bristol Thekla on Wednesday 19th September. Special guests will be Those Damn Crows. Tickets […]

POWERWOLF Unleash New Music Video For “Killers With The Cross”

Watch the brand new music video from POWERWOLF, for the track “Killers With The Cross” off of the TOP #1 album The Sacrament Of Sin here: Yes, we know you can not get enough of POWERWOLF! No wonder, as they are the most successful band in Germany and probably the hottest act in terms of […]

BEHEMOTH Unleash The “Wolves ov Siberia”

BEHEMOTH have released another new track, “Wolves ov Siberia”, taken from their forthcoming studio album, I Loved You At Your Darkest, which is set for release via Nuclear Blast on 5th October. Check out the video for Wolves ov Siberia here: You can pre-order I Loved You At Your Darkest in various physical formats (CD, […]

Max Cavalera Discusses The Artwork For Soulfly’s New Album

SOULFLY are set to release their new album Ritual, on October 19 via Nuclear Blast. The cover artwork was painted by artist Eliran Kantor (TESTAMENT, ICED EARTH, SODOM) and in today’s album trailer, guitarist/vocalist Max Cavalera discusses how the ideas came together: Check out the first single from Ritual, “Evil Empowered”, here: The album was […]

STONE SOUR Release Acoustic Video For “Mercy”

STONE SOUR have today released an acoustic video for “Mercy”, a track taken from the deluxe edition of their UK Top 5 album, Hydrograd which hit stores on Friday. https://youtu.be/0Z0SWrpWRmY. The two-disc Hydrograd deluxe edition collects unreleased covers, b-sides, live recordings and alternate versions of songs from Hydrograd. The deluxe edition is highlighted by “Burn […]

MANES Premiere Apocalyptic Music Video “Endetidstegn”

Experimental metal band MANES of Norway have unveiled the first visual companion to their new record ‘Slow Motion Death Sequence’. Directed by Guilherme Henriques, whose past visual collaborations with artists such as Belphegor, Wormed, and Hideous Divinity have turned many a head, “Endetidstegn” presents a bleak window into a personal form of apocalypse, the inevitable […]

Blue Öyster Cult Announce UK Tour

Iconic New York hard rockers Blue Öyster Cult have announced a UK tour for February 2019, which includes a date at London’s Eventim Apollo on 22nd February. Over their four-decade career, Blue Öyster Cult have established themselves as one of the most iconic bands of their time, with a repertoire including the hits “(Don’t Fear) […]

BLACKBERRY SMOKE Announce New Acoustic Release ‘The Southern Ground Sessions’

Atlanta’s southern rock sons BLACKBERRY SMOKE have announced a brand new acoustic release, The Southern Ground Sessions, which is set for release on 26th October on both vinyl and digital platforms. Created as an accompaniment to their current album Find a Light, which landed at No. 12 on the Official UK Albums Chart, as well as […]

DIAMOND HEAD Announce 2018 European Tour

DIAMOND HEAD have announced a massive European tour that kicks off at Buckley Tivoli on October 4, 2018 and works it‘s way through the UK, Netherlands, Germany, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Austria, Italy and Spain Before wrapping up on November 24th in Belfast. The band are working on the follow up to the highly praised self […]

ONSLAUGHT New Line Up To Play Bloodstock Festival August 10

UK Thrashers Onslaught will unveil their new line up on the mainstage at ‘Bloodstock Festival’ Catton Hall, Derbyshire, on Friday 10th August. Longstanding members NigeRockett, Sy Keeler & Jeff Williams will be joined by James Perry (drums) and Wayne Dorman (guitar). NigeRockett comments: “The band is genuinely sounding more powerful and aggressively focused than ever […]

DECAPITATED Release New Music Video For ‘Kill The Cult’

Polish death metal masters DECAPITATED have released a music video for the song “Kill The Cult”, which you can watch here: The track comes from their latest album Anticult, which was released July 7, 2017 via Nuclear Blast Records. The video was directed by Łukasz Jaszak, who previously directed the music video for “Never” and […]

ALTER BRIDGE To Release ‘Live At The Royal Albert Hall’ This September

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 […]

DEE SNIDER Releases Official Music Video For “Become The Storm”

Hard rock legend DEE SNIDER just released the official music video for the new track “Become The Storm” off his upcoming album For The Love Of Metal. DEE SNIDER about “Become The Storm”: “It can be a dark world out there for people being bullied, and I know it. With “Become the Storm” I’m hoping […]

HARD ROCK HELL XII ANNOUNCE YET MORE BANDS TO THEIR LINE-UP

HRH have announced a further wave of bands who’ll be playing at the glorious sold out twelfth Hard Rock Hell, rocking Camp HRH in Pwllheli, between Thursday 8th and Sunday 11th November 2018. As you’d expect, these excellent acts (chosen and voted for by the fans in tried and tested HRH fashion) join an already […]

SEVENDUST Announce First UK Shows In Seven Years

Rise Records group SEVENDUST have today announced their long-awaited return to the UK for a co-headline tour with All That Remains this December. These will be the band’s first UK dates since 2011. Promoting their recently released new album All I See Is War, SEVENDUST will close all shows. Tickets for the ‘Return To The […]

DORO Releases New Song ‘Lift Me Up’

Doro New Song

On August 17th, the undisputed metal queen DORO will release a 2 CD studio album, Forever Warriors, Forever United. Her new offering boasts 25 brand new tracks and she is teasing fans further by releasing the second single. Watch the lyric video for “Lift Me Up” here: “‘Lift Me Up’ is one of my absolute […]

IMMOLATION Release Video For ‘When The Jackals Come’

IMMOLATION is a name long synonymous with the extreme music scene, delivering some of the most unique and creatively dark death metal the underground has witnessed over the past 30 years. With the release of Atonement last year, IMMOLATION proved once again that they are one band that does not look back, continuing to push […]

Damon Johnson Announces Pledge Campaign For New Solo Album “Memoirs Of An Uprising”

Damon Johnson (Black Star Riders & Thin Lizzy Guitarist) has announced a Pledge Campaign for his forthcoming new solo album Memoirs Of An Uprising. The album will receive a full release later in 2018. Damon has an illustrious career as a guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for Brother Cane, Alice Cooper and currently Black Star Riders and […]

SCARDUST Release Video for “Queen Of Insanity”

SCARDUST new video

In the lead up to their ‘Sandstorm Over Berlin’ show dates, Scardust release their stunning video for “Queen Of Insanity”, which you can check out here: Over the last few years Scardust established itself as the dominant progressive metal band in Israel through sold out headline performances as well as supporting the likes of Epica, […]

SOULFLY Announce UK Dates

Soulfly Tour UK

Max Cavalera’s Soulfly have announced a clutch of UK dates this August around their festival appearance at Boomtown Fair. After a successful 18 months touring, their Return to Roots project together with his brother Iggor, playing Sepultura’s groundbreaking Roots album and other choice cuts by the legendary band they formed in Brazil back in 1984, […]

URIAH HEEP To Release New Album “Living The Dream” September 14th 2018

Uriah Heep New Album Details

British Classic Rock Icons Uriah Heep are pleased to announce the upcoming release of their 25th studio album Living the Dream on September 14th via Frontiers Music Srl. Today the first single and video for the song “Grazed By Heaven” has been released. It is available on all streaming services as well as an instant […]

METALLICA To Receive Polar Music Prize

Metallica Polar Music Prize

On Thursday, June 14th Metallica, along with fellow laureate Dr. Ahmad Sarmast, founder of the Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM), will be awarded the Polar Music Prize from His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden. The Polar Music Prize, which was founded in 1989,  will be awarded to Metallica for international recognition of […]

THE DAMNED Announce UK Tour

The Damned have today announced that a new record, their 11th studio album, will be released via Search & Destroy to coincide with their upcoming 2018 Evil Spirits UK Tour. The album is their first in a decade, and is produced by Tony Visconti, who has previously collaborated with David Bowie, T.Rex, Iggy Pop and […]

AVATARIUM Unveil Lyric Video For ‘Medusa Child’

On September 15th, Swedish vintage doomsters AVATARIUM will hit the road for their European headline tour in support of their latest masterpiece Hurricanes And Halos, which just received the Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik e.V. (The German Record Critics’ Award) in the ‘Best Hard & Heavy’ release category. To celebrate being featured in the list of the best releases of 2017, AVATARIUM have […]

Death Blooms To Join Insane Clown Posse’s UK Tour, With Special Guests Mushroomhead

Rising metal band Death Blooms have been confirmed as guests on legendary horrorcore duo Insane Clown Posse’s UK tour this November, with special guests Mushroomhead. Death Blooms frontman, Paul Barrow, says, “We’re really honoured and excited to be a part of this tour, especially with two bands who epitomise the scene which we grew up in. It’s going to […]

RavenEye Set To Tour With Bush in the UK

Fresh from their stint as special guests on the recent KISS tour and their own American headline dates, UK rock trio RavenEye are happy to announce they have been invited to tour Europe as Special Guests of Bush. The band recently announced shows at the Reading (Sunday) and Leeds (Friday) festival this weekend, playing The Pit/Lock Up stage.  Check out […]

THE CADILLAC THREE Release New Video For ‘American Slang’

Southern rockers The Cadillac Three have released a brand new video for their UK single “American Slang”. The track has been added straight to the Radio 2 B-list and is taken from their latest album Legacy, which is out this Friday on Big Machine Records and available for pre-order here. The track premiered on Clash who describe the […]

Phil Campbell And The Bastard Sons Announce New Album And Tour Details

Phil Campbell And The Bastard Sons, led by the legendary MOTÖRHEAD guitarist, have announced that they have entered the studio to record their eagerly anticipated debut full-length album together with producer Romesh Dodangoda. The album is scheduled for an early 2018 release via Nuclear Blast. The band have also announced that they will be supporting Australian rockers AIRBOURNE on the UK tour […]

ALTER BRIDGE Release ‘Metalingus’ From Forthcoming Album

With three more weeks to go until ALTER BRIDGE’s long awaited album Live at the O2 Arena + Rarities (out on September 8 worldwide via Napalm Records) will finally be released, the band has released another live track from the upcoming 3-disc collection. The live version of one of the band’s most popular tracks, “Metalingus” can be listened […]

CRADLE OF FILTH Release New Video Trailer

UK’s legendary extreme metal icons CRADLE OF FILTH have released a brand new video in which singer Dani Filth talks about the writing and recording process of their eagerly awaited 12th album Cryptoriana – The Seductiveness Of Decay. Check it out here: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ISzbo8KFOfk?ecver=2]   The album is also available for pre-order: http://nblast.de/CoFCryptoriana Get “Heartbreak And Seance” and “You Will Know […]

[UK NEWS] AS LIONS Release ‘Selfish Age’ Video

As Lions have delivered a slice of hard rock brilliance with the new video for their latest single “Selfish Age”. The track exudes ferocious energy, featuring soaring vocals, introspective lyrics and grinding synth lines that swell into an electrifying chorus. Selfish Age is also the title track of their debut album, released earlier this year […]

[UK NEWS] DIRTY THRILLS New Single ‘I’ll Be With You’ Out Now

Dirty Thrills Release New Single

Having just been announced as part of a stunning Planet Rock sponsored four band bill headlined by Black Star Riders for a UK tour in November, the London based rock group Dirty Thrills have today released live favourite  “I’ll Be With You” as a new single. The song is taken from their upcoming album, Heavy Living, which is released on 15th September […]

[NEWS] THY ANTICHRIST Signs Worldwide Deal With Napalm Records

Hailing from Colombia, South America and recognised as a prominent band in the Latin American metal scene. Thy Antichrist is an existentialist black metal band showcasing extreme elements that’s been making tidal waves in the underground metal community since 1998. Thy Antichrist has taken to the masses with notable festival appearances with some of metals biggest names. In 2016, Thy Antichrist found […]

[NEWS] REVOLUTION SAINTS Announce New Album Details

Revolution Saints Announce Album Details

After the 2015 release of the self-titled debut album by REVOLUTION SAINTS, Deen Castronovo (ex-Journey, Bad English), Doug Aldrich (The Dead Daisies, ex-Whitesnake, DIO), Jack Blades (Night Ranger, Damn Yankees), rock fans around the world rejoiced at the inspired musical offering. Those fans will, once again, have cause for celebration as REVOLUTION SAINTS will be releasing […]