Steve Vai and Favored Nations / Mascot Label Group Announce Release of Vai / Gash on January 27, 2023 – Watch Video For – In The Wind

Steve Vai and Favored Nations / Mascot Label Group have announced the release of VAI / GASH digitally and on CD January 27, 2023. The vinyl album release will follow on February 24.  “In The Wind” which can be previewed here: https://youtu.be/AkbnEj2yDw0 . Vai offers, “’In The Wind’ was the first track that was recorded for this record. It captures the spirit of the open road freedom we felt while riding our Harley’s on bike rallies and interstate road trips. The track has the exhilaration of having that kind of power under you while kissing the wind” As Vai shares, “This record was written and … Continue reading Steve Vai and Favored Nations / Mascot Label Group Announce Release of Vai / Gash on January 27, 2023 – Watch Video For – In The Wind

THY ART IS MURDER ANNOUNCE DECADE OF HATE US TOUR

THY ART IS MURDER, one of Australia’s top-heavy exports, are gearing up for the 10-year anniversary of the seminal album, Hate. The 26-date tour will begin on February 8th in Buffalo, New York, and will make stops in Santa Ana, Houston, and Richmond before concluding on March 11th in Patchogue, NY. Joining the band on the beast of a tour are KUBLAI KHAN, I AM, UNDEATH, and JUSTICE FOR THE DAMNED. Hate was produced, engineered, mixed, and mastered by Will Putney (EVERY TIME I DIE, KNOCKED LOOSE, END). The artwork was created by Brent Elliot White (CARNIFEX, DEATH ANGEL). The album catapulted the band onto the world stage, seeing them play a … Continue reading THY ART IS MURDER ANNOUNCE DECADE OF HATE US TOUR

HAWKWIND Co-Founder & Groundbreaking Rock Icon NIK TURNER Rejoins The Stars, Leaves Behind An Extraordinary Musical Legacy

 Nik Turner, founding member of Hawkwind who contributed saxophone, flute and vocals to the group’s first seven albums as well as co-writing some of their most beloved songs, passed away in the evening of November 10th. His family posted this message earlier today: We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Nik Turner – The Might Thunder Rider, who passed away peacefully at home on Thursday evening. He has moved onto the next phase of his Cosmic Journey, guided by the love of his family, friends and fans. Turner was simply one of the most creative minds of his generation. … Continue reading HAWKWIND Co-Founder & Groundbreaking Rock Icon NIK TURNER Rejoins The Stars, Leaves Behind An Extraordinary Musical Legacy

Steelheart releases performance vid for “We All Die Young”

With 30 years of hit songs and world-traversing tours under his belt, Miiljenko Matijević (aka STEELHEART) is releasing the single “We All Die Young” today as part of a STEELHEART 30th Anniversary album that will be out toward the end of 2022.   “30 years of making records and performing throughout the world… How lucky can one man be?  It all hit home when I completed the STEELHEART 30th Anniversary album,” Matijević enthuses. “I have re-written and re-recorded some of my most famous songs and I am beyond excited for the world to hear this album.  My deepest thank you to all the people who have supported and believed in me.  … Continue reading Steelheart releases performance vid for “We All Die Young”

Cypher16 Premieres Video for New Track “Another High”

Abuse. Addiction. Abandonment. All change.  Cypher16 make their highly anticipated return with “Another High”. The video showcases the band’s first live show since the pandemic, at Rockfest in Finland, coupled with footage of them recording their second album in Sweden, Denmark and England. Cypher16 would like to thank everyone who has been involved in the process, which ended up stretching from 2018-2022. Frontman Jack Doolan has this to say about the release: Well, it’s been a LONG time coming! We actually finished this record off in December 2019 at Abbey Road in London with a view to get it out in 2020, and then the world got … Continue reading Cypher16 Premieres Video for New Track “Another High”

Ville Valo Shares New Single – The Foreverlost / DEBUT SOLO ALBUM ‘NEON NOIR‘ OUT JANUARY 13

Finnish Love Metal pioneer, Ville Valo (VV) of HIM, has shared third single “The Foreverlost“, taken from his forthcoming first solo album, ‘Neon Noir‘.  The album will be released on January 13 via Heartagram Records and distributed by UMG/Spinefarm. Pre-order it HERE “‘The Foreverlost‘ is yet another loud love song depicting the burlesque butoh between two world-weary souls. All my Carmina Buranas and ‘could’ve should’ve would’ves’ rolled into a neat little Gordian knot of the gothic variety.“ Listen to “The Foreverlost” HERE ‘NEON NOIR‘ TRACK LIST:“Echolocate Your Love““Run Away From the Sun”“Neon Noir”“Loveletting” “The Foreverlost” “Baby Lacrimarium” “Salute the Sanguine” “In Trenodia”“Heartful of Ghosts”“Saturnine Saturnalia” “Zener Solitaire” “Vertigo Eyes”   VV’s headline tour of Europe, the UK, and North America has already sold out across a number of cities. Get tickets HERE ABOUT VILLE VALO / … Continue reading Ville Valo Shares New Single – The Foreverlost / DEBUT SOLO ALBUM ‘NEON NOIR‘ OUT JANUARY 13

SKID ROW CONQUER ALBUM CHARTS WORLDWIDE DURING CELEBRATED EUROPEAN TOUR AND NOW SHARE “October Song” LYRIC VIDEO

SKID ROW and earMUSIC are celebrating the worldwide chart success of The Gang’s All Here by releasing the lyric video for the song “October’s Song.” After the overwhelming feedback on this powerful rock ballad, the band have released a visually stunning and instantly iconic video the fans were eagerly awaiting to see. Currently on their ravingly reviewed U.K. and European tour, SKID ROW’s streak of success continues with their new album The Gang’s All Here topping the official album charts all around the world, proving they still are a force to be reckoned with in 2022! Produced by Grammy Award winning producer Nick Raskulinecz, SKID ROW return to their best … Continue reading SKID ROW CONQUER ALBUM CHARTS WORLDWIDE DURING CELEBRATED EUROPEAN TOUR AND NOW SHARE “October Song” LYRIC VIDEO

OTHERWISE and Mascot Records Announce Release of New Studio Album Gawdzillionaire on March 10, 2023

 OTHERWISE and Mascot Records / Mascot Label Group have announced the release of a new studio album titled Gawdzillionaire on March 10, 2023.  Today, they present “New Way To Hate,” which can be previewed here: https://youtu.be/wwHrhSeZC8w. Adrian Patrick shares, “’New Way To Hate’ is basically confronting the divisiveness of our current socio-political landscape in the world. Thanks largely in part to the slanted approach of mainstream media. It’s become quite obvious that fear is the tactic & unity is the enemy. Every click of the remote control, every publication, is presenting us with something new to be afraid of, something new … Continue reading OTHERWISE and Mascot Records Announce Release of New Studio Album Gawdzillionaire on March 10, 2023

DISMEMBER – Make All Their Studio Albums Available On Streaming Services Again

Swedish death metal pioneers DISMEMBER are proud to announce that as of today their entire full-length discography, comprising eight studio albums, is finally available on streaming services worldwide, completely remastered from the original records! After teaming up with NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS once again, where they had previously released their demo, Reborn In Blasphemy (1990), their 1991 debut album, Like An Everflowing Stream, as well as the four records that would follow, DISMEMBER‘s triumphant return to digital platforms marks only the beginning of a comprehensive re-issue campaign: Alongside the full-lengths, keep your eyes peeled for more classic releases to be made available soon. In addition to streaming, physical re-issues of the DISMEMBER catalog are slated for 2023. … Continue reading DISMEMBER – Make All Their Studio Albums Available On Streaming Services Again

EXODUS – Tickets On Sale For North American Tour With ANTHRAX & BLACK LABEL SOCIETY

EXODUS is:Gary Holt | GuitarTom Hunting | DrumsSteve “Zetro” Souza | VocalsJack Gibson | BassLee Altus | Guitar With a bond forged in youth and decades-old friendship, the undisputed masters of thrash metal released their eleventh studio album, PERSONA NON GRATA last year via Nuclear Blast Records. This week the band announced they are kicking off 2023 by heading on the road as special guests to ANTHRAX and BLACK LABEL SOCIETY’s second round of co-headlining dates. The 24-date tour launches on January 17 at the Revolution Concert House in Boise, ID, and concludes on February 18 in Oakland, CA at the Fox Theatre.  Gary Holt states, “EXODUS are super stoked to announce that we will … Continue reading EXODUS – Tickets On Sale For North American Tour With ANTHRAX & BLACK LABEL SOCIETY