DIAMOND HEAD Unleashes Formidable Cover Of Metallica’s “No Remorse;” Lightning To The Nations 2020 Nears Release Via Silver Lining Music

When DIAMOND HEAD first released Lightning To The Nations four decades ago in 1980, few could have predicted the importance it would carry with regards to heavy metal’s new wave and sound.  Stacked and packed with riffs, Lightning To The Read More …

RUFF MAJIK: South African Rock Collective Issues New Lyric Video; The Devil’s Cattle Full-Length Out Now On Mongrel Records

South African powerhouse RUFF MAJIK has shared a lyric video for the track “Gregory.” Taken from the band’s latest full-length, The Devil’s Cattle, the track is bass-driven, fuzzed-out, sonic monolith. Elaborates vocalist/guitarist Johni Holiday of the song’s theme, “This one Read More …

COMATOSE: Minnesota Atmospheric Rock Unit Featuring Members Of Chrome Waves, Amiensus, and Fail To Decay To Release Debut Via Transcending Records; New Track Streaming + Preorders Available

Minnesota-based atmospheric rock/grungegaze unit COMATOSE – featuring members of Chrome Waves, Amiensus, and Fail To Decay – will release their A Way Back debut January 22nd, 2021 via Transcending Records. Most musicians grow up idolizing rock stars, fawning over the Read More …

REALIZE To Host Gimme Metal Guest DJ Special This Tuesday, November 17th; Machine Violence Full-Length Out Now On Relapse Records

Arizona-based industrial metalists REALIZE will host a Gimme Metal guest DJ special Tuesday, November 17th at 11:00am EST / 8:00am PST. The band’s own Kyle Kennedy will be typing along in the live chat with listeners. Don’t miss it! Visit Read More …

FUCKED AND BOUND: Seattle Hardcore Punk Unit Joins Quiet Panic; Suffrage LP To Be Reissued On Limited Edition Vinyl December 18th + “Terror” Video Now Playing At Decibel Magazine

Seattle hardcore punk unit FUCKED AND BOUND has joined the Quiet Panic roster for the reissue of their Suffrage LP and impending 2021 full-length. A band whose existence is essential for these times, FUCKED AND BOUND encapsulates the frenetic energy, Read More …

MISS LAVA: Lisbon Heavy Rock Unit To Release Doom Machine This January Via Small Stone / Kozmik Artifactz; “Fourth Dimension” Video Now Playing + Preorders Available

Lisbon’s premier heavy rockers MISS LAVA will release their long-awaited new full-length, Doom Machine, this January via Small stone. The perfect soundtrack for the post-lockdown world, the band’s fourth album and follow-up to 2017’s Dominant Rush EP stands as their Read More …

ILSA: Cvlt Nation Premieres Preyer Title Track As Full-Length Nears Release Via Relapse Records

Cvlt Nation is currently streaming “Preyer,” the latest single from Washington D.C.’s ILSA. The mauling new tune comes off the band’s sixth full-length of the same name, set for release November 20th via Relapse Records. Comments frontman Orion. “Theres a Read More …

BEAR: Gear Gods Hosts “Dissolve Dissipate” Guitar Playthrough From Belgian Progressive Metal/Hardcore Collective; Propaganda Full-Length Out Now On Pelagic Records

Belgian progressive metal/hardcore collective BEAR, recently unveiled a guitar playthrough for “Dissolve Dissipate.” Now playing at Gear Gods, the track comes by way of the band’s Propaganda full-length, out now on Pelagic Records. Writes Gear Gods, “Holding nothing back, the Read More …

LYKANTROPI: BrooklynVegan Streams Tales To Be Told From Swedish Psychedelic Folk Rock Collective As LP Nears Release Via Despotz Records

BrooklynVegan is currently streaming Tales To Be Told, the latest full-length from Swedish psychedelic folk rock collective LYKANTROPI, in its spellbinding entirety. The premiere comes in advance of the record’s official release, this Friday, November 6th via Despotz Records. Writes Read More …