Monthly Archives May 2017

END OF GREEN – Release Title, Track Listing & Artwork Of Upcoming Album!

Dark. Loud. END OF GREEN. Germanys strongest Dark Rock-band have found their very own standpoint in the cosmos of music and have once again lacerated their lesions for their upcoming effort Void Estate.

END OF GREEN come from a world of their own; no other band is able to visualize isolation in the midst of beauty with such ear-piercing power and after 25 years of agony they release opus number nine – out on August 18th 2017 via Napalm Records!

So what else should one expect from Void Estate? Inside of a maze of Goth, Doom, Metal, doleful Alternative and deep-rooted pain, they are desperate to find hope. Michelle Darkness sings touching and intimate dirges about aging, loss and loneliness.

Every note is clutched by wistfulness and somewhere in these lofty melodies glimmers a spark of op...

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Belgian tech metallers BEAR release new video ‘Blackpool’!

Belgian tech metallers BEAR have released a frenzied, heaving hulk of a video for their intense track ‘Blackpool’ which was shot at their ‘///’ album release show in Kavka, Antwerp on March 25th 2017.

Comments bass player Dries Verhaert: “‘Everyone who has seen BEAR live knows that we bring the hammer! We go hard. That’s why we thought it’s time to release a visual statement of that. The proof is in the pie so take a bite out of this chunk of mayhem. We present to you: BLACKPOOL!'”

‘Blackpool’ is taken from BEAR’s current critically acclaimed release ‘///’, their most evocative and vitriolic album to date, comprising of 11 blistering tracks of crushingly heavy rhythms, distorted harmonies and demonic growls.

Bearing resemblance to tech metal forerunners Meshuggah and the no-nonsense aggre...

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Don’t Believe In Ghosts Announce Debut Album GIVE IT MEANING To Be Released On June 30th via Forward Thinking!

Don’t Believe In Ghosts has announced the upcoming release of their debut album GIVE IT MEANING due out June 30th via Forward Thinking. The self-produced debut album was a departure for lead singer Steven Nathan who spent the last 5 years recording and touring with his Indie rock band Man On Earth.

The First single off of the album titled “Slow Down” will be hitting Alternative Radio in July and the band will be announcing tour dates soon. DBIG will be playing Webster Hall in NYC on June 28th.

“We used a lot of big name producers on the Man On Earth records and I learned a lot along the way, It was time to step away and write, explore and create in new ways” says Nathan.

Don’t Believe In Ghosts received immediate support from Alternative rock stations like KPNT St...

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Mandragore – “Winter’s Grey”!

Mandragore is a Symphonic metal band from Thessaloniki, Greece. The band started in early 2011 as an idea. Three years later, fall of 2014 and after several line-up changes, Mandragore was born and took it’s current form. Mandragore music is a combination of dynamic female vocals, along with orchestral and folk parts, melodic guitar solos and airy vocalises.

On July 27, 2015 Mandragore released their debut demo-album “A Way Back There”. The demo contains three songs; “Winter’s Grey”, “One Thousand Stars” and the self-titled song “A Way Back There”.

The band released a single called “Aylan” on 5th of March, 2016. The song took it’s name after Aylan, a three-year old boy, who found lying lifeless on a shore in Turkey...

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Itallian Metallers Tethra To Stream ‘Closed Doors’ Full Show On Facebook On June 8th To Support Genre And Highlight Issue Of Venues Closing!

Italian metal act Tethra are passionate about emerging artists and they are on a mission to increase the numbers of people that attend smaller, club sized venues in not just Italy, but on a worldwide scale, stating:  

“In recent years, many small and medium-sized clubs dedicated to metal music have closed or changed their genre because of the low attendance at the concerts. It’s a global phenomenon that, if it does not have a clear turnabout, will oblige all industry employees to make drastic decisions.”

So, Tethra, would like to raise awareness amongst all fans of this genre about this topic, assuming a catastrophic scenario for the next future: what will happen when the last live club will also close? Will emerging bands play no more or will they totally rely on live streaming from rehe...

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