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CONQUEST GOES UNDER THE INFLUENCE

Midwest metal veterans Conquest are set to release their tenth album, ‘Under the Influence’ on 8 April through Dark Star Records. Their third album for Dark Star, Conquest – comprised of lead vocalist / guitarist Derrick Brumley, guitarist, Mike Cook, bassist, Rob Boyer and drummer Tim Fleetwood – has decided to pay tribute to their metal heroes on this disc, …

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SWEDISH VIKINGS GRIMNER RELEASE ‘FROST MOT ELD’

Swedish Viking metal masters Grimner release their sophomore full length effort, Frost Mot Eld today via Despotz Records. The aggressive, melodic act known for their experimental incorporation of such non traditional metal instruments as flute, mandola and Swedish bagpipes (courtesy of Johan “Rambo” Rydberg) was conceived in 2008 in Motala, in the south of Sweden. The sextet, who began their …

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SWEDISH BLACK METALLERS SOV UNLEASH ‘AKLAMERAD KALAMETET’

Somewhere in SWEDEN) Secretive Swedish black metal outfit, SOV release their debut – and most likely only – album today through Despotz Records. The duo, Hank von Gaia and Holmes Catacombes, who both insist they were previously in popular more traditional metal bands but have no proof of this statement, met in the dead of winter in the forest that …

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BESEECH PREMIERES ‘MY DARKNESS, DARKNESS THROUGH CRYPTIC ROCK

Goth metal superheroes Beseech are releasing their sixth studio album today, via Despotz Records and are celebrating by giving their fans the chance to listen to it track by track for free through Cryptic Rock. Their first album in a decade, ‘My Darkness, Darkness’ sees band founder Klas Bohlin switching from guitars to lead vocals (shared with Angelina Sahlgren Soder) …

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ROCK MANAGER VICKY HAMILTON ANNOUNCES UNCENSORED TELL-ALL BOOK

Appetite for Dysfunction: A Cautionary Tale is an all-access pass into the early days of Guns N’ Roses, Poison, Mötley Crüe and the debaucherous ‘80s Sunset Strip (2 March 2016 – Los Angeles, CA) At 22, Vicky Hamilton left her hometown of Fort Wayne, Indiana, and arrived on the Sunset Strip as a wide-eyed blonde with an ear for rock …