Monthly Archives June 2018

KEVIN BLAKE GOODWIN Launches Fundraising Campaign For ‘Dissonance’, Addressing Drug And Alcohol Addiction And Hope For Recovery!

KEVIN BLAKE GOODWIN, US progressive fingerstyle guitar player, has launched the fundraising campaign for his upcoming Album & Short Film ‘Dissonance’, a technical progressive metal album with cinematic short film addressing drug and alcohol addiction and hope for recovery.

Get more information on “Dissonance” and
Fundraising Campaign – HERE!

“Music with a mission…my music is the best platform I have to make a difference in the world. My music-based mission began with my song ‘Combatika’ which raised funds for disabled veterans needing emotional support services. Then I was asked to donate time and services to raise funds for music-related nonprofit organizations. And now there is my upcoming project, ”Dissonance.”

“The ‘Dissonance’ album and its companion short film have taken more than 2...

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MONOSCREAM Confirmed for Apes Enraged Festival!

Swedish metallers MONOSCREAM are confirmed for Apes Enraged Festival, taking place on July 14th in Hamburg, Germany.

Facebook Event page: HERE – Tickets: HERE

MONOSCREAM – formed in early 2007 in Stockholm Sweden – released their mind-blowing debut album “Redemption” in 2011, produced by Svein Jensen (M.A.N, Hide The Knives, Sister Sin) and Göran Finnberg (In Flames, Dark Tranquillity, Opeth, The Haunted).

After spending a few years playing shows around Sweden, around the Baltic countries, and a two-week headlining Russian tour, the band buckled down to start writing they’re following up the album.

In April of 2016, Monoscream embarked on a two-week tour all over Europe, together with headliner Nightrage...

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HIRAX Release Promo Video for Central America Tour 2018!

Legendary U.S. Bay Area Thrash Gods, HIRAX, have released a promo video for their upcoming Central America Tour 2018, headlining two festivals. 

“Amigos brothers and sisters! Katon W. De Pena Official promotional video for HIRAX first time ever in Guatemala City, Guatemala & El Salvador / Central America upcoming concert dates September 14th & 15th, 2018. Produced by Domenic Giorgi Sidebfilms Australia.”

September 14th, Thrash In The Tropic Festival, Guatemala City, Guatemala.
September 15th, Thrash Attack 9 Festival, San Salvador, El Salvador

HIRAX is an American thrash metal band beginning in 1984 under the leadership of vocalist Katon W. De Pena (founding member). The band was an early example of the thrash metal, speed metal and crossover.

HIRAX is based in Los Angeles but, at that ti...

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EXTREMA In Studio Mixing Seventh Album “Headbanging Forever”, Trailer Video Unleashed!

Italian legendary thrashers EXTREMA are currently in the studio, mixing their 7th album, entitled “Headbanging Forever”, the follow-up to 2013’s critically acclaimed “The Seed of Foolishness”.

The band is also glad to present a trailer from the studio, giving you a taste of what you can expect from the new album!

Founder and guitar player Tommy Massara states:
“We have just finished the recordings of our 7th studio album and we’re actually mixing it, we decided to team up again with Gabry Ravaglia, that in the last ten years has been for us the 5th hidden member of the band, I shared the production with him and we recorded it at his own facility the ‘Fear studio’ in Alfonsine, Italy. Musically, it’s a 100% straight in the face Metal album. The title says more than a thousan...

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SIEGE OF POWER Launches Landing Page For Debut Album ‘Warning Blast’!

On September 7th Metal Blade Records will release ‘Warning Blast’, the debut album by multinational all-star Death Metallers SIEGE OF POWER!

For a preview of ‘Warning Blast’ surf over to, where you can watch the video for the 1st single ‘The Cold Room’. Make sure to check out the pre-order section as well, ‘Warning Blast’ is available in the following formats:

— ltd. Digipak-CD w/2 bonus tracks
— 180g black vinyl
— cool grey marbled vinyl (limited to 300 copies – EU exclusive)
— slate blue-marbled vinyl (limited to 200 copies – EU exclusive)
— clear smoky white-marbled vinyl (limited to 200 copies – US exclusive)

“‘The Cold Room’ is the first official video from Siege of Power...

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