Striker Announces North American Tour with Dark Tranquility and Warbringer!

Edmonton shredders STRIKER have won their third Edmonton Music Award for “Metal Recording of The Year” for their single “Phoenix Lights” off their 2016 album “Stand In The Fire”, a record packed with incredible riffs and colossal anthems, all laced together with epic harmonies. The album was both self-released via their indie label Record Breaking Read More …

Cover Vs. Original: Phear Covers “Rime Of The Ancient Mariner” by Iron Maiden!

If you long for the sounds of vintage power and thrash metal with a prog twist, then there is a fast-rising band that perfectly fits this description – Phear. Comprised of Patrick Mulock – Lead Vocals, Graham Stirrett – Guitar / Backing Vocals, Tyson Emanuel Read More …

Unisonic Announces Release Date for “Live In Wacken”!

earMUSIC announces the release on CD + DVD of Unisonic’s 2016 Wacken Open Air show. With their 2012 self-titled debut album, Unisonic unleashed a storm of enthusiasm. For the first time in 23 years, the two former members of Hamburg’s metal institution Helloween — Michael Kiske and Read More …

Wednesday 13 Releases Music Video for “Condolences”!

Wednesday 13 is offering his “Condolences.” His new album Condolences is out today, June 2, via Nuclear Blast. The Duke of Spook also dropped the video for the title track, which features a faux funeral — his own. Watch it here. “We weren’t trying to do Read More …

The Winery Dogs Announce Release Date for “Dog Years: Live In Santiago & Beyond” and “Dog Years” EP via Loud & Proud Records!

When a new band gets nothing but glowing live reviews right out of the gate for their first two albums, they must be doing something right. THE WINERY DOGS–Richie Kotzen (vocals, guitar), Billy Sheehan (bass), Mike Portnoy (drums)—have been mesmerizing live audiences at over 200 Read More …

Unleash Them: Colossal Street Jam’s Latest Offering Entitled “Living Free” is Out Now!

New Jersey based, Bluesy, 70s influenced Rock Band Colossal Street Jam has released their newest LP, Living Free, an 11 track album invoking such classic sounds as Bad Company and Grand Funk Railroad. Produced by Tony Tee Lewis, Living Free is out NOW! Check out Read More …

Unleash Them: Defy The Tide Releases “Soteria”, angelic metal!

On April 7th, Pittsburgh/Ohio Valley’s own Defy The Tide released the EP entitled “Soteria” in true-DIY fashion.  The beauty about DIY is that there is total creative freedom in the writing and arrangement process.  Defy The Tide is ready! Defy The Tide is composed of Read More …

Crossing Rubicon Releases Music Video for “Who’s Gonna Save You”!

Connecticut rock outfit, Crossing Rubicon are releasing a new lyric video for current single titled, “Who’s Gonna Save You.” The single comes from the rock quintet’s 2016 full length, No Less Than Everything. “Is there a God or not, who knows? But until we know Read More …

SikTh Releases Specifications for Upcoming Release Entitled “The Future In Whose Eyes?”!

SikTh are back! The Watford mathcore sextet that stumbled upon a sound unexplored, who devised their own Morse code of metal that mushroomed into labyrinthine detours and tangents and that ultimately lead to the birth of the djent metal, and whose legacy gave the inspiration for Read More …