Linda Heron

London Photographer and News Editor for Planet Mosh.

EUROPE Launch North American Premiere of “War of Kings” Music Video

Swedish rock legends EUROPE will release their 10th studio album, War of Kings, on March 10, 2015 in the United States via Hell & Back Recordings. In celebration of the release, the band has launched the official worldwide premiere of their new music video for the title track “War of …

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SHADOWICON Brand New EP Is More Than ‘Smoke & Mirrors’

Born and raised in Slovenia, ShadowIcon are a six piece melodic metal band with a heavy impact and a compelling lead female vocalist. Taking elements from metal and thrash, but marrying them to a tuneful vocal and a great appreciation for a stylish groove, the  band serve up a potent …

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WHISKEYDICK UK Tour March 2015; Best Of Album ‘Welcome To Yeehaw County’ out 14th April

Cult favourites WHISKEYDICK return to the UK this March to blow minds with a double barrel blast of dreadnaught shredding and hillbilly bellowing that makes you want to knock back a shot, stand up tall, and holler “Oh-Hell-YeeHaw!” Watch ‘Drunk As Hell’ You Tube video: Watch ‘Black Tooth Grin’ (Dimebag …

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SHATTERED SUN Signs with Victory Records; New England Metal & Hardcore Festival

Victory Records is proud to announce the signing of Texas metal ensemble SHATTERED SUN to their roster.   Hailing from Alice, TX, SHATTERED SUN quickly grabbed the attention of heavyweight management team Breaking Bands LLC, led by Adrenaline PR CEO Maria Ferrero, one of metal’s original architects, Jon Zazula, and …

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Immortal Randy Rhoads All-Star Tribute Cover of “Mr. Crowley”

UDR Music will release Immortal Randy Rhoads – The Ultimate Tribute and its accompanying bonus DVD (with digipack edition) on March 3, 2015. This highly-anticipated compilation of cover tracks – which feature an incredible gathering of renowned heavy metal and hard rock musicians – honors Randy Rhoads, who will forever …

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UPON WINGS Premiere New Single “You Are My Weapon”

Alternative metal band UPON WINGS are excited to announce the release of their new single, “You Are My Weapon.”  The song will be available for purchase beginning February 8th on iTunes.  But for those that can’t wait, today “You Are My Weapon” is being exclusively streamed.   Metal Hammer Magazine …

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BROTHERS BORN Debut “Knife Wounds” From New Album

Western Massachusetts duo Brothers Born will be releasing their debut album, Knife Wounds, on February 24th via Nine Mile Records, and in anticipation has premiered the title track today at Billboard.com. Additionally, fans can also pre-order the new record now at iTunes, Amazon and http://www.shopbenchmark.com/brothersborn.   Stream “Knife Wounds” now …

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A LIGHT WITHIN Announce Two Special Shows

A Light Within are delighted to announce a very special performance coming up ahead of their EP release show in May, both in their hometown of Kansas City, Missouri. Those lucky enough to see the shows will be in for a treat of the band’s expansive musical journey, filled with …

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KEEPER / SEA BASTARD Split Released In North America

Medusa Crush Recordings is excited to announce that the highly anticipated split LP from California’s KEEPER and the UK’s SEA BASTARD is now available for purchase. Containing two tracks of crushing doom, the split can now be obtained directly from Medusa Crush Recordings for only $19 CAD plus shipping. The …

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WALLS OF JERICHO Signs With Napalm Records 

Austrian Metal Powerhouse Napalm Records is pleased to announce the signing of Detroit Michigan’s WALLS OF JERICHO.   The band is currently working on their new album, which is their first full length since 2008.  After releasing a demo track “Restless” earlier this year, the band felt the itch again and …

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JACK RUSSELL’S GREAT WHITE Releases New Single “Hard Habit”

In December 2011, JACK RUSSELL’S GREAT WHITE first bared its teeth. Since its inception, the front man welcomed back longtime bassist and friend Tony Montana-this time as a guitar player and keyboardist-lead guitarist Robby Lochner, bassist Chris Tristam and drummer Dicki Fliszar.  Rather than look backwards and merely attempt to …

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YESTERDAY’S SAINTS Streaming New Album ‘Generation of Vipers’

Generation of Vipers is available for pre-order HERE and will be released tomorrow February 3rd.  Purchases of the album via bandcamp will also receive a physical copy of the album and the download is mastered for digital play.  The album’s amazing artwork was done by Vance Kelly (Huntress, Down, Prong) …

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UFO Premieres New Song “Run Boy Run”

Legendary British classic rockers UFO are set to release their latest studio album A Conspiracy of Stars March 3rd in North America on SPV/Steamhammer.  Today UFO has partnered up with GuitarWorld.com the online home of Guitar World Magazine for an exclusive song premiere.  Check out a stream of the song …

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36 CRAZYFISTS Premieres “Swing the Noose”

It’s a cold, slushy, and wintry Monday…depending on which part of the country you’re residing in. Let’s quit bemoaning the crappy weather and enjoy a little metallic heat, courtesy of 36 CRAZYFISTS, who are premiering the brand new song “Swing the Noose” via Revolvermag.com today, February 2.   Listen to the song HERE.   …

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TURBOWOLF Unveil Trippy Animated Video For ‘Rich Gift’

Bristolian alt-rockers Turbowolf, have revealed the mind-blowing animated video for ‘Rich Gift‘, by American contemporary artist, Dax Norman, which premiered on Noisey worldwide last week. The video is an epic display of trippy animation, featuring an array of mind-boggling creatures, taking you on one hell of a journey. Imagine Yellow …

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UFO Releases Album Teaser for “A Conspiracy Of Stars”

British Hard Rock legends UFO release a new teaser for the upcoming studio album “A Conspiracy Of Stars”.  The trailer is available for viewing HERE.   The album will be released March 3rd in jewel case, vinyl blue colored double LP and download through SPV/Steamhammer.  It is available for pre-order …

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HIRAX Releases New Video For “Hellion Rising”

Legendary Thrash Metal Act HIRAX have released a new video for the song “Hellion Rising” from their latest album Immortal Legacy.  The video can be viewed HERE.   HIRAX vocalist Katon W. De Pena comments on the making of their new music video for “Hellion Rising” from the album Immortal …

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LORD DYING Premiere New Video “Poisoned Altars”

Portland, Oregon’s LORD DYING released their new album entitled Poisoned Altars, earlier this week via Relapse Records.  Poisoned Altars is available in CD/LP/Digital and a Special Silver Colored LP for Relapse Records 25th Anniversary. Order your copy of Poisoned Altars HERE.  The digital iTunes version is available HERE. The album was recorded …

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NIGHTWISH New Album Trailer Titled ‘Ready!’ Now Online

NIGHTWISH’s forthcoming album ‘Endless Forms Most Beautiful’ will be the band’s first studio album to feature Dutch vocalist Floor Jansen and is set for release on 30th March 2015 via Nuclear Blast. The band has been rolling out a series of trailers covering the new recording and today sees the release of the 10th trailer, titled ‘Ready!’. Watch …

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THE CADILLAC THREE Announce Headline UK Tour; Nominated For Grammys

The Cadillac Three – described as “blending distorted lap-steel with Pantera riffs & outlaw song-writing” –  return to the UK for a 6 date headline tour in March.   The tour – the band’s first genuine headline run over here, following on from selected (sold-out) shows plus an appearance at Sonisphere …

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