ICYMI: Angus McSix announces debut show and release date for debut album

ICYMI: Angus McSix has announced their live performances supporting Feuerschwanz and Warkings in Switzerland and Germany and the release date for their debut album Angus McSix and the Sword of Power is set to be unleashed to the world on April 21 via Napalm Records. After the heroic death of Prince Angus, hope seemed to be fading for Scotland and the whole galaxy. But our … Continue reading ICYMI: Angus McSix announces debut show and release date for debut album

Far From Saints: Let’s Turn this Back Around

Who are Far From Saints? Far From Saints is Kelly Jones of Stereophonics plus Patty Lynn and Dwight Baker of The Wind + The Wave. The trio released “Let’s Turn This Back Around” on the 20th of January and I’ve needed time to sit with it and soak in the goodness of it. As I’ve written before about Stereophonics, I hold them to an incredible … Continue reading Far From Saints: Let’s Turn this Back Around

ICYMI: Lord of the Lost Nominated for Eurovision Song Contest Preliminary Rounds

ICMI, the rock visionaries, Lord Of The Lost have been nominated to compete to represent Germany in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest with the title track of their recent surprise album release, “Blood & Glitter”. Vocalist, Chris Harms on the nomination: We are a band that has never consciously adapted to anyone or anything. No trend, no scene, no expectation. We have always done what … Continue reading ICYMI: Lord of the Lost Nominated for Eurovision Song Contest Preliminary Rounds

VOLUME UP! SERIES: Issue 04 :: Volume 01

Here are the 11 tracks we have at 11 this week. Listen on Apple Music or Spotify There is no method to the order this week. “Let’s Turn this Back Around” by Far From SaintsWe’ll have a full post on this song tomorrow but this song is a beautiful marriage of vocal raspiness between Kelly and Patty and we can’t wait to hear more. “Waiting … Continue reading VOLUME UP! SERIES: Issue 04 :: Volume 01

Candlemass: Angle Battle

Doom icons, Candlemass, have released a lyric video for their fourth single, “Angel Battle” from their current album, Sweet Evil Sun (Napalm Records). Heavy on guitar and booming drums and bass, “Angel Battle” is the epic story of the battle between heaven and hell. The battle between heaven and hell isn’t the only battle on Sweet Evil Sun. Founder Leif Edling says this of the … Continue reading Candlemass: Angle Battle

Eamonn McCormack: Living Hell

The saying is “go big or go home!” Well, Irish blues rocker, Eamonn McCormack, just went big. In one fell swoop, he’s announced a tour, a new single, and a new album! The self-titled album, Eamonn McCormack, will be available on February 3rd (pre-order here) and the sinister single, “Living Hell” is out now. “Living Hell” is a dark look into the intricate web of … Continue reading Eamonn McCormack: Living Hell

Red Telephone: Waiting on Your Good Days

The Cardiff group, Red Telephone, have recently released “Waiting for Your Good Days” from their upcoming debut album, Hollowing Out (March 31). There’s a Cure-ish vibe that resonates with me when I listen to “Waiting for Your Good Days” by Red Telephone. Maybe it’s the tremor in the vocals or maybe it’s the subtle thump of the bass that makes “Waiting for Your Good Days” … Continue reading Red Telephone: Waiting on Your Good Days

GHOST: Spillways featuring Joe Elliott

Absolutely fangirled over this announcement. My teenage years of hair metal and adult years of metal combined into one song! Ghost is joined by Def Leppard frontman, Joe Elliott, on “Spillways” and it’s fantastic. “Spillways” always had a hair metal guitar wail and Joe’s voice fits in wonderfully with Ghost frontman’s Tobias Forge. Listen to “Spillways” below Continue reading GHOST: Spillways featuring Joe Elliott

Angus McSix: Master of the Universe

Angus McSix had us at 1 better. Out now, is “Master of the Universe” from the forthcoming album Angus McSix and the Sword of Power, set to be released on 7-April on Napalm Records. After Prince Angus heroically died in one of the greatest battles in the history of man and goblinkind, all hope in Scotland and the whole galaxy seemed lost. In the Realm … Continue reading Angus McSix: Master of the Universe