Sty

A patriotic Welshman, and one quarter of Manchester hardcore/punk band Eye Licker.

BLOODSTOCK CLARIFIES 2020 EVENT POSITION

In these unprecedented times and following the recent cancellation of Download & other May/June festivals, BLOODSTOCK HQ wishes to reassure everyone that currently, BLOODSTOCK 2020 event planning is proceeding with full care and attention, in order to bring you the best event yet to celebrate 20 Years of BLOODSTOCK. The team are closely monitoring government …

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Goldray to release new album ‘Feel The Change’

Following the release of their critically acclaimed debut album, ‘Rising’ in 2017, Kenwyn House (Reef) and Leah Rasmussen (EMI, Bedrock, Renaissance) AKA Goldray, return with a psych-rock fuelled second album ‘Feel The Change’, released on July 3. Written by House and Rasmussen and mixed by Pedro Ferreira (The Darkness, Therapy?, …

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Deus Mori – Umbra Mortis

Manchester based Deus Mori are another new band to me, recommended by my brother Lee Beardall from Hardcore punk outfit Eye Licker,  and I thank him for this brilliant recommendation. Only two years old are Deus Mori, but there is no sign of a lack of experience within this EP …

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Thrashera – Nao Gosto!

Brazilian rumblers Thrashera release this their third full length studio album, ‘Nao Gosto! ‘ Formed in 2010, the band have oodles of releases to their name since they began, which surprises me that this is only their third studio album release in those ten years. It starts off well enough. …

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Myrath to release live album

The Tunisian metal blazing desert metallers Myrath are back in 2020 with their first ever live album ‘Live In Carthage ‘, out on 17th April via earMusic. The album features stunning live recordings of the best songs from previous Myrath albums, including: ‘Believer ‘, ‘Dance ‘, ‘Get Your Freedom Back …

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Absolva release lyric video for ‘Legion’

Melodic British metal band Absolva have released a second video from their upcoming album ‘Side by Side’. ‘Legion’ is a lyric video based on the stunning original coverart by Akirant Illustration who has previously worked on projects for Iron Maiden and Star Wars, adapted and animated here by the talented …

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King Diamond to re-issue classic albums

On April 24th, KING DIAMOND will release CD and LP versions of the classic albums ‘ABIGAIL ‘ and ‘FATAL PORTRAIT ‘ via Metal Blade Records. The vinyl editions will feature spined sleeves with an insert and download card, and the CD’s will contain a mini-LP CD-insert with a small fold-out …

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Cult Of Lilith Sign Worldwide Deal

Metal Blade Records is proud to welcome Iceland’s CULT OF LILITH to its worldwide roster! Formed in 2015, CULT OF LILITH draws inspiration from multiple genres and time periods of music: metal (and all of its sub-genres), jazz, blues, flamenco, avant-garde, baroque and classical music. Uncompromising, raw and brutal, with …

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Napalm Death / Grave albums re-issued

Two reissued historical albums have been officially released and available to buy! Punishment 18 Records is proud to give light again to two very important full length records in the history of extreme metal: ‘Smear Campaign ‘ from Napalm Death, pioneers of British grindcore, originally released in 2006, and 1994 …

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PSYCHOSTICK SET FOR FREE LIVE-STREAM “CABIN FEVER CONCERTS”!!!

Legendary Comedy Metal Band PSYCHOSTICK are looking to relieve the anxiety and boredom of social distancing with a series of FREE, live stream “Cabin Fever Concerts” every Thursday at 5:00 pm EST. In true form, the foursome will be performing and interacting with fans in real time, providing a unique interactive experience! The Chicago …

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Eye Licker offers all music for free during Coronavirus Pandemic

Manchester Hard-core Punk band Eye Licker have announced that from today they are offering all their digital releases on Bandcamp to be free of charge for the duration of the Coronavirus outbreak. Guitarist and founding member Lee states: “From now until everything blows over, whenever that will be, we have …

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Age Of Emergence release lyric video for ‘Stone Cold Icarus’

Australian Progressive Metal/Hard Rock band AGE OF EMERGENCE released the second single and lyric video, ‘Stone Cold Icarus ‘ from their upcoming EP ‘The War Within Ourselves ‘. The EP release is planned for 27 March 2020. ‘The War Within Ourselves ‘follows their first act EP, ‘Plea for a Dying …

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IMPERIAL SAVAGERY sign to Horror Pain Gore Death Productions

Horror Pain Gore Death Productions have signed Chicago Illinois’ Blackened Death Metal hellions IMPERIAL SAVAGERY! IMPERIAL SAVAGERY make their long awaited Horror Pain Gore Death debut with the new album of extreme blasphemy, Lashing The Feral Swine. Spewing forth from the wasteland of Chicago Illinois in 2013, IMPERIAL SAVAGERY charged out of the gate …

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‘Bass Strikes Back – Technique’ Video Posted

The Fretless Guru STEVE DI GIORGIO has posted on his Youtube Channel the fourth video ‘Bass Strikes Back’, talking about the techniques of the killer bassist Steve Di Giorgio (TESTAMENT) Jack Gibson (EXODUS), Damien Sisson (DEATH ANGEL) on The Bay Strikes Back tour! Watch the video on the link above. Steven says, “New …

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ROSS THE BOSS unleashes ‘Denied By The Cross’

ROSS THE BOSS unleashes ‘Denied By The Cross’ lyric video which you can check out ib the video link above. It’s time for a dose of pure, raw metal! ROSS THE BOSS, the legendary co-founder of Manowar, and his band are back with a merciless new single called ‘Denied By The Cross’. Metal …

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Razgate new album details!!

Italian thrashers Razgate are confirmed for another album under the sign of Punishment 18 Records! The new effort, expected to be released this year, was mixed and mastered by Stefano Morabito at 16th Cellar Studio, Roma (Hour of Penance, Fleshgod Apocalypse, Benighted, Nanowar of Steel, Warmblood, Decrepit Birth, Beheaded). New details and information will follow …

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MEGATHERIUM to Release Brand New Album + Premiere First Single!

Verona- based, heavy sludge and doom maniacs, MEGATHERIUM, have finally revealed the details about their upcoming, second studio album titled  ‘GOD ‘. Following the band’s critically acclaimed 2016- debut record, ‘Superbeast ‘, MEGATHERIUM offer a wide open arena full of blistering riffage and rhythms, outstanding vocals, and an apocalyptic sound supported by the clever …

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