Joe Elliott, vocalist of Def Leppard says “I’ve been an ardent supporter ever since they started their journey having moved away from being Thin Lizzy and becoming a legitimate band in their own right. For me, this is by far their best effort to date”.
Author: Cristoffer Eriksson
The band centered around mastermind Tarek Maghary now deliver a new single that expresses everything Majesty stands for: Going your own way, living your dream and stay true to yourself without any compromises!
A signature Royal Republic-riff and a bombshell-drumbeat went for an orgy in the vast soundlandscapes of the 80’s – creating a sonic love explosion that will echo in eternity.
Tickets go on sale on monday, May 20th at 10.00 through Tickster. Having toured with bands like Aerosmith and Scorpions, Eclipse will release their 8th album this fall.
The band is about to kick off an 8-show Australian & New Zealand run with Troldhaugen but before the sextet continues their current touring cycle with a North American co-headline tour with their label mates in Eluveitie in September/October, Korpiklaani will perform a string of European festival gigs.
The seventh full length effort of Marta Gabriel and her crew will be entitled “Tales Of Fire And Ice”, and will be released by AFM Records as CD, limited edition vinyl LP and digital download.
Built as a concept, „Reader Of The Runes – Divination” is an adventurous journey into a mystic world of runes, magic and ancient powers far away from the visible. Expect big melodies, folk tunes, lots of acoustic breaks and heavy stuff ´.
Named after an Old Church Slavonic word for “God,” “Hospodi” enhances all the unique qualities that made the band such an instant phenomenon, while offering an entirely distinct and fresh sensory experience. The album boasts the most ferocious and bewitching songs the band has penned to date – along with a newfound sense of rock swagger.
Filmed in Port Chester, NY on April 27 & 28, by noted director Danny Clinch in a 9-camera video shoot, it’s the first time the band’s updated stage set & production have been filmed.
Swedish death metal legend Grave has teamed up with Century Media Records to bring back the albums “Dominion VIII” (2008) and “Burial Ground” (2010) as classy, limited coloured and black vinyl editions, hand-numbered Digipak CDs limited to 3.000 copies each, and digitally.
Slipknot has now announced details of their long-awaited sixth LP, “We Are Not Your Kind”, to be released August 9th through Roadrunner Records. “Unsainted” is the album’s first single. Directed by the band’s own M. Shawn Crahan, the “Unsainted” video, and the track itself, offer a glimpse at the future of one of rock’s most popular, and deeply enigmatic bands.
“‘Night Call Girl’ is a huge tribute to the 80’s metal we grew up with. It’s a mix between Gary Moore, Rick Springfield, Europe and Journey. The lyrics are all about the classical catch phrases they used in those days and it has one of the best “sing along” choruses on the album. Power metal doesn’t go far away from 80’s metal so that’s why we felt that this tribute to our 80’s hair metal heroes fits great on »Above The Sky«.”
“We all had a metal/hard rock/prog backgrounds, but we felt that our playing style was changing towards a more direct and concise approach,” says Lucio Grilli. “And our way to conceive the songs was influenced as well. In addition to that, we were also looking for something more suitable for Aurelio’s powerful voice, something closer to rock/metal to fully let his voice be heard. It’s more natural for us to talk about MK simply as a melodic metal band than a prog metal one.”
Filmed at Frontiers Rock Festival VI. Milan, Italy, you can watch the Official Video for “Place to Call Home” here!
“Best of Four” is a personally curated selection of tracks from the band’s last four albums to celebrate their new deal with Lions Pride Music.
“Bowels Of Earth” represents a huge leap forward for these gnarly veterans. Faster, tighter and more viscerally crushing than anything they have produced before.