RAT PAK RECORDS SET TO RELEASE MICHAEL SWEET “TEN”

  Building upon the success of his 2016 release One Sided War, Stryper front man Michael Sweet returns with his tenth solo studio release aptly titled, “Ten”. The new album is scheduled for release on October 11,2019. Ten features an all star guest lineup that includes appearances by,Jeff Loomis of Arch Enemy, Todd La Torre of Queensryche, Andy James, Tracii Guns of LA Guns,Rich Ward of Fozzy, Joel Hoekstra of Whitesnake, Gus G of Firewind, Howie Simon, Ethan Brosh, Marzi Montazeri, Will Hunt of Evanescence , John O’Boyle, Mike Kerr and Ian Raposa ofFirstbourne and more. Find out more info and pre-order HERE TRACK LISTING 01 Better Part of Me (featuring Jeff Loomis of Arch Enemy) 02 Lay It Down (featuring Marzi Montazeri) 03 Forget, Forgive (featuring Howie Simon) 04 Now Or … Continue reading RAT PAK RECORDS SET TO RELEASE MICHAEL SWEET “TEN”

JOHN 5 and The Creatures Announce Second U.S. Leg of Their Invasion Tour

. JOHN 5 and the Creatures have announced the second leg of the Invasion Tour 2019. The tour will kick off on October 30 in Michigan and wrap up just before Thanksgiving.  . Jared James Nichols, who supported JOHN 5 on the first leg of the Invasion Tour earlier this year, has once again been tapped to open along with additional support from Reverend Jack.  . “I’m excited to get back out on the road with The Creatures and play music from the new album,” JOHN 5 says. “The response to the first leg of the Invasion Tour earlier this year was amazing and I can’t wait to hit … Continue reading JOHN 5 and The Creatures Announce Second U.S. Leg of Their Invasion Tour

ICE NINE KILLS TO HEADLINE SIRIUSXM OCTANE PRESENTS “THE OCTANE ACCELERATOR TOUR”

. Boston horror-inspired metal group ICE NINE KILLS have announced their headlining 2019 SiriusXM Octane Present’s “The Octane Accelerator Tour” to take place this fall featuring support from Fit For A King, Light The Torch, Make Them Suffer and Awake At Last. The U.S. tour will kick off on October 29 in Cleveland, OH at House of Blues, hitting major cities cross-country before wrapping in New York City on December 1 at Webster Hall. General admission tickets will go on sale this Friday, August 9 at 10:00 AMlocal time at www.iceninekills.com. Sirius XM subscribers will have access to purchase presale tickets on Thursday, August 8. . “The Octane Accelerator Tour will carve itself into the soul of America this fall, … Continue reading ICE NINE KILLS TO HEADLINE SIRIUSXM OCTANE PRESENTS “THE OCTANE ACCELERATOR TOUR”

EVOLUTION EMPIRE Tapped for European Tour with Life of Agony and Doyle

Burgeoning hard rock/metal band EVOLUTION EMPIRE – featuring former members of Hellyeah, Danzig and Fear Factory – have been tapped to play alongside Life of Agony and Doyle on a European tour this fall. The tour will kick off on October 22 in London. . Says vocalist Chris Roberts, “I’ve been playing and writing music since I was a kid, and I’ve been through the trenches of the music business for many years.  I’m both proud and excited to introduce EVOLUTION EMPIRE to the world. I am blessed for the opportunity to be heading overseas to tour and support Life of Agony and Doyle.  See you on tour.” . EVOLUTION EMPIRE took root in the Texas music scene, … Continue reading EVOLUTION EMPIRE Tapped for European Tour with Life of Agony and Doyle

BOBBY GUSTAFSON’ S SATAN’S TAINT UNLEASHES NEW ALBUM ”DESTRUCTION RITUAL”

Themes of religion, war, Nordic culture, history and revenge combined with roughly hewn Thrash Metal provide the solid foundation upon which Bobby Gustafson built his newest Satan’s Taint album, DESTRUCTION RITUAL – out August 2nd via Megaforce Records. . In addition to Gustafson’s signature sound and razor-sharp riffs, DESTRUCTION RITUAL features various friends and musicians with whom Gustafson has worked and whose work he has admired.  The new release includes contributions from long-time drummer Jim McCourt and singers Dan Ortega and Paolo Velazquez. . The album was recorded at the noted Powerstation Studios with Gustafson taking on all guitar and bass duties for DESTRUCTION … Continue reading BOBBY GUSTAFSON’ S SATAN’S TAINT UNLEASHES NEW ALBUM ”DESTRUCTION RITUAL”

REFUSED RELEASE NEW SINGLE “BLOOD RED”

. Capturing both their ethos and the spirit of their explosive live show, Refused have released “Blood Red,” the first single off their upcoming album War Music, which will be released globally via Spinefarm/Search & Destroy on October 18. The album is available for pre-order HERE. . REFUSED SINGLE “BLOOD RED” OUT TODAY — LISTEN HERE . CAREER-SPANNING “BLOOD RED” VIDEO AVAIlABLE NOW — WATCH HERE . Blending the musical and political passions that have helped the band rise to near legendary status since their founding in 1991, the accompanying music video showcases the band’s roots in early ’90s Umeå, Sweden juxtaposed against the present day, making … Continue reading REFUSED RELEASE NEW SINGLE “BLOOD RED”

DAYSEEKER ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM “SLEEPTALK” OUT SEPTEMBER 27 VIA SPINEFARM RECORDS / BAND SHARES VIDEO FOR TITLE TRACK / TOURING THIS FALL WITH WAGE WAR

Dayseeker return this September with the release of their new studio album “Sleeptalk.” The album drops September 27 through Spinefarm Records. . The band debuted the video for the title track. Watch it HERE. . “‘Sleeptalk,’ as a single and album, is our proudest work to date,” said singer Rory Rodriguez. “We’ve never felt more confident in our music than this very moment. The music video explores a toxic relationship with a couple who have separated but continue seeing one another after the fact. The underlying message is how we sometimes would rather live in misery than separate from someone we love so dearly.” . After … Continue reading DAYSEEKER ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM “SLEEPTALK” OUT SEPTEMBER 27 VIA SPINEFARM RECORDS / BAND SHARES VIDEO FOR TITLE TRACK / TOURING THIS FALL WITH WAGE WAR