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DECAPITATED + DESPISED ICON | announce European co-headline tour this autumn

Polish death metal masters Decapitated and their label mates, Canadian deathcore outfit Despised Icon, will be teaming up for a European wide tour this autumn.The bands will bring their neck-breaking setlists to 22 cities across 11 countries, including 5 UK shows, incorporating a performance at Damnation Festival 2022.Decapitated and Despised Icon will play as rotating headliners. Special guests on the road will be Brand …

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GENUS ORDINIS DEI – The Entropic Queen – new music video and single

GENUS ORDINIS DEI

GENUS ORDINIS DEI – The Entropic Queen – new music video and single from Italian symphonic death metal masters The Entropic Queen is the new music video and single from Italian symphonic death metal masters, Genus Ordinis Dei. The single was just released worldwide a couple of days ago, and it is …

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DVL release a devilish new music video for their latest single ‘Eternity’

Scottish metalcore group DVL has released a devilish new music video for their latest single ‘Eternity’ This new narrative moving picture sees DVL embracing their love of the horror movie genre and is the first in a trilogy of music videos that tell an ongoing story. ‘Eternity’ leads the charge …

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Joanne Shaw Taylor’s UK Tour kicks off Saturday, April 23rd

Award-winning guitarist and singer-songwriter Joanne Shaw Taylor is pleased to announce five UK concerts in April 2022. Dates include Sunderland Fire Station (Saturday 23 April), York Barbican (Sunday 24 April), London O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire (Tuesday 26 April), Bexhill De La Warr Pavilion (Friday 29 April), and Coventry HMV Empire (Saturday 30 April).Tickets are available from Ticketek.co.uk, Seetickets.com and Gigantic.com. Joanne will perform songs from her latest …

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Joe Bonamassa kicks off UK Tour in Glasgow on Wednesday, April 20th

Grammy-nominated blues-rock guitarist and singer-songwriter Joe Bonamassa returns to tour the UK for the first time in three years when he performs five concerts in April and May 2022. The tour starts on Wednesday 20 April at Glasgow’s The Armadillo, followed by Cardiff Motorpoint Arena on Friday 22 April, Brighton Centre on Saturday 23 April, and two nights at the Royal Albert Hall on Thursday …

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Kira Mac Announces New Album, Single & Tour

Rapidly rising “rock n roll livewires” (Planet Rock), Kira Mac announces the dates for their first tour. What’s more, their full studio album ‘Chaos is Calling’ is due for release in Autumn 2022. The album’s debut single ‘One Way Ticket’ and its vibrant, colourful video came out in March and within 2 weeks Planet Rock made the single …

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Hugh Cornwell announces Moments Of Madness album and November 2022 UK Tour

Hugh Cornwell returns with his sensational and highly anticipated tenth solo album Moments of Madness with ten outstanding tracks that are set to stun. The album is released on Friday, October 7, 2022. The album is available to pre-order from 10 am on Tuesday, April 19th from  www.hughcornwell.com. Pre-save new song Red Roseat https://lnk.to/HC-RedRose To dovetail with the new album, …

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JAWS OF LIFE UNLEASH DEBUT VIDEO & SINGLE

UK anthemic punk pop crew JAWS OF LIFE lay down a powerful statement in the form of their debut EP, Jaws Of Life Mini Mix Tape, which lands on Friday 8th July. The rising tunesmiths have also just dropped their new single and video, Stargazing – https://youtu.be/HuhXCoo-BpM . Comprised of …

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Ghost Arcadia detail new single & video

Contemporary heavy rock quintet GHOST ARCADIA lay down an enticing gauntlet with the release of their scorching new single and video, Never Break, out now – https://youtu.be/7C3-S2Y4A_s . Londoners, GHOST ARCADIA, have utilised the past two years to greatly embellish and define their genre bending sound.  In doing so, the …

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Xander and the Peace Pirates Release ‘Order Out of Chaos’, Their Album’s Title Track, Today

Soulful, grooving, thought-provoking blues rockers, Xander and the Peace Pirates today released the title track of their eagerly anticipated new 10-track album ‘Order Out of Chaos’ that’s already been wowing reviewers and earning airplay and praise (due for release on 6th May and available for pre-order). Classic Rock called the band’s previous single ‘We Cry’ “…a lush, …

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Edgar Winter “Brother Johnny” – An All-Star Tribute to Johnny Winter By His Brother – Out Today!

BROTHER JOHNNY AN ALL-STAR TRIBUTE TO JOHNNY WINTERORGANIZED BY HIS BROTHER EDGAR WINTER   OUT NOW ON CD & DIGITALLY ON QUARTO VALLEY RECORDS PRE-ORDER DOUBLE VINYL HERE Today Edgar Winter and Quarto Valley Records released the much-anticipated tribute album to the beloved guitar player Johnny Winter, Brother Johnny.   Brother Johnny is a powerful sonic journey, travelling the course …

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THE KANZ REVEAL BRAND NEW VIDEO!

Anthemic Londoners THE KANZ have just detailed the spanking new video for their current single, Stoned. Watch the video, here – https://youtu.be/szECBzPnqns . Since their formation in 2018, THE KANZ have continually cultivated an encompassing experience for their fans. With their intoxicating brand of hi-octane up-tempo rock that pulls in …

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H.E.A.T premiere music video for brand new single “Back To The Rhythm”

The heirs of 80s Hard Rock introduce the virtual world ‘H.E.A.T City’ with the elaborate and explosive new music video. H.E.A.T’s new album ‘Force Majeure’ will hit the streets on August 5th, 2022. Fans of H.E.A.T are in for an adventure! With the release of their new single ‘Back To The Rhythm’, the band opens the gates to …

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Joe Satriani premieres exciting music video for hot new single “The Elephants Of Mars”

JOE SATRIANI is unleashing his newest studio album, The Elephants of Mars, marking the legendary guitarist’s 19th studio album in his 35+year career in music. A dynamic and vivid new video for the title track, again directed by ZZ Satriani. Watch the video of The Elephants of Mars single: Order The Elephants of Mars album from https://joe-satriani.lnk.to/TheElephantsOfMarsPR Joe …

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Ginger Wildheart announces the official release of his new album & UK tour

On April 22nd Ginger Wildheart proudly releases The Pessimist’s Companion on Wicked Cool Records. The Pessimist’s Companion,  featuring the single Stalemate (https://orcd.co/gingerwildheartstalemate), will be available both digitally and on CD. “Fresh from a breakup, a lonely alcoholic living in a caravan poured his feelings into a collection of songs, as dark as they are confessional. The landscape …

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Robert Jon & The Wreck new music single Waiting For Your Man 

Robert Jon & The Wreck are pleased to announce brand new music with their single Waiting For Your Man – out now on Blues-Rock Titan Joe Bonamassa’s label KTBA Records. The single dovetails the band’s 12-date UK tour which kicks off at Thekla in Bristol on May 9th and runs until May 20th at The Brook in Southampton.The single is available to stream here: https://bit.ly/wfymsingle …

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OF OUR DESIGN RETURN TO THE FOLD WITH A BLISTERING NEW EP & VIDEO!

Formidable Brit heavyweights OF OUR DESIGN serve up their compelling new EP, The Worst Of Me, out on Friday 17th June. The band have also just set loose their spanking new single and video, Wonderland. Watch the video, here – https://youtu.be/0oGPEW6PeYQ .              With a potent sound that defies boundaries, OF …

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THE CHRONICLES OF MANIMAL AND SAMARA REVEAL NEW VIDEO & DETAIL ALBUM PLANS!

Highly rated progressive metallers, THE CHRONICLES OF MANIMAL AND SAMARA, have just unleashed the blistering new video for ‘The Chefs Song’ – https://youtu.be/SRxWjRHnkNU . Absorbing a range of influences which span from Devin Townsend and Tool through to Kraftwerk and Russian Circles, as well as deeply consuming the poetry of …

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Malevolence delivers crushing second single, ‘Life Sentence’

Last month, Malevolence announced their highly anticipated new album ‘Malicious Intent‘ (out 20th May) with blazing first single ‘On Broken Glass‘, marking their place amongst metal’s heavyweights. With an impressive set of tour dates on the horizon alongside the record of their career, 2022 is inevitably Malevolence‘s year.  Today, the Sheffield 5-piece have delivered a decisive smackdown in the …

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RAMMSTEIN Release New Video and New Single “Zick Zack”

RAMMSTEIN RELEASES NEW VIDEO AND NEW SINGLE “ZICK ZACK” TEEN MAGAZINE AND VINYL SINGLE INCLUDED IN RELEASE PORTFOLIO RAMMSTEIN KIOSK WILL OPEN ITS DOORS ONLY ON 9/4 IN ALEXANDERPLATZ, BERLIN Popular music and popular artists should always strive to surprise listeners – with good ideas, powerful and at times unexpected …

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