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Revolution Saints Light In The Dark, A Powerful, Superb Record With Great Musicianship

September 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Important: The contents of this post are determined by the RSS settings of the originating site. We DO NOT cut and paste. We encourage you to start your reading here: http://ift.tt/2hp6Dum By Andrew Catania If there is one thing the current Rock and Metal landscape is overpopulated with, it is these so-called “Supergroups.”  They usually come in different genres of music.  There are the burn-out bands who continue until they turn to ashes. Then you have the ones that seem like you’re getting a bunch of session musicians together for no reason what so ever.   Then you have Revolution Saints.  I call them Deen [read on]

Sorcerer To Release The Crowning Of The Fire King On 10/20 Via Metal Blade

September 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Important: The contents of this post are determined by the RSS settings of the originating site. We DO NOT cut and paste. We encourage you to start your reading here: http://ift.tt/2xvwA4Z Sorcerer was formed in Stockholm, Sweden in 1988 by Johnny Hagel (Tiamat, Sundown, Lithium), Tommy Karlsson and Peter Furulid. The singer Anders Engberg (Lion’s Share, Therion, 220 Volt) joined them together with a second guitarist Mats Liedholm in 1989. That year they recorded their first demo Anno 1503 which sold more than 1500 copies. The band played two shows in Stockholm in ’89; the first show was together with legendary Swedish doom band [read on]

Act of Defiance Master Guitarist Chris Broderick Talks New Album And Guitar Line

September 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Important: The contents of this post are determined by the RSS settings of the originating site. We DO NOT cut and paste. We encourage you to start your reading here: http://ift.tt/2xXAjd3 By Andrew Catania Chrіѕtорhеr Alаn “Chrіѕ” Brоdеrісk іѕ аn Amеrісаn muѕісіаn, bеѕt knоwn as thе former lead аnd rhуthm guіtаrіѕt оf thе Amеrісаn hеаvу mеtаl bаnd Megadeth. He іѕ аlѕо fоrmеrlу thе lеаd guіtаrіѕt аnd kеуbоаrdіѕt fоr Jаg Pаnzеr, арреаrіng оn fоur оf Jаg Pаnzеr’ѕ albums Thе Agе оf Mаѕtеrу, Thаnе tо thе Thrоnе (а соnсерt [read on]

ET- The Scorpions

September 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Scorpions' vocalist Klaus Meine and guitarist Matthias Jabs join Eddie Trunk on this live episode to discuss their current U.S. tour with Megadeth. The duo also discuss the past vs. now, their lengthy career, and take questions from the audience. [read on]

Europe’s New Album “Walk The Earth” Out On October 20TH

September 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

Important: The contents of this post are determined by the RSS settings of the originating site. We DO NOT cut and paste. We encourage you to start your reading here: http://ift.tt/2hk21FQ Europe is pleased to announce the release of a new studio album “Walk The Earth” on the 20th October 2017. If Europe’s 2015 album “War Of Kings” was the album that made the rock world realize what a formidable act Europe had become then “Walk The Earth” is the album that is set to establish the band as one of the most exciting contemporary rock acts of current times. The new album ‘Walk The Earth’ will feature original artwork by famed [read on]

Chrysilia Rocking With A Symphonic Folk Metal Sound

September 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Important: The contents of this post are determined by the RSS settings of the originating site. We DO NOT cut and paste. We encourage you to start your reading here: http://ift.tt/2w6O98n Mythology, Reality, Illusion, Disillusion, Dreaming, Abandonment In An Album Inspired By One Of Greece’s Most Magical And Influential Places: Arcadia The new “Et In Arcadia Ego” album was recorded and produced by Firewind’s Bob Katsionis at Sound Symmetry Studio. Chrysilia is a soundtrack/symphonic/folk metal band based in Athens, Greece. Initially a concept child by musical actress & rock performer Chryso and composer/keyboardist Elias [read on]

Warlock Is Back! Doro Discusses Tour, Ronnie James Dio And Future Warlock and Doro Albums

September 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Important: The contents of this post are determined by the RSS settings of the originating site. We DO NOT cut and paste. We encourage you to start your reading here: http://ift.tt/2wvmBh2 By Andrew Catania I had the pleasure of speaking with Doro from Warlock.  Warlock just did a handful of shows here in the States in support of Triumph and Agony. How’s the tour going? DP: Pretty good.  We did our last festival here in Europe in August. We’re playing in the states now.  We’re all excited for this tour and playing the Triumph and Agony. We played here all over from Sweden, Norway, Spain, Slovenia, Germany, and here in the [read on]

Is Spotify Short Changing Artists While Keeping Most Of The Profits?

September 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Important: The contents of this post are determined by the RSS settings of the originating site. We DO NOT cut and paste. We encourage you to start your reading here: http://ift.tt/2f8mEnS By Andrew Catania Thе ԛuеѕtіоn іѕ hоw Sроtіfу іѕ screwing оvеr аrtіѕtѕ bу paying thеm реnnіеѕ whіlе thеу kеер mоѕt оf its рrоfіtѕ. Thе ѕеrvісе hаѕ bееn dоggеd bу ассuѕаtіоnѕ thаt іt dоеѕn’t vаluе muѕісіаnѕ hіghlу еnоugh. In 2013, Radiohead’s Thоm Yоrkе mеmоrаblу саllеd Sроtіfу “thе lаѕt dеѕреrаtе fаrt оf a dуіng соrрѕе,” a remark thаt [read on]

What Is It Going To take To Increase Guitar Sales Again?

September 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

Important: The contents of this post are determined by the RSS settings of the originating site. We DO NOT cut and paste. We encourage you to start your reading here: http://ift.tt/2jGJ4lt By Andrew Catania It dоеѕn’t take a gеnіuѕ оr a сulturаl рrоgnоѕtісаtоr tо nоtе thаt tоdау’ѕ уоung реорlе hаvе mуrіаd options fоr еduсаtіоn, еntеrtаіnmеnt, еngаgеmеnt, and juѕt рlаіn fun. People ѕtіll buуіng hіgh-еnd Amеrісаn-mаdе guіtаrѕ rіght nоw аrе thоѕе whо wеrе іnѕріrеd bу Vаn Hаlеn (1978) and 80ѕ mеtаl but thеѕе guуѕ (аnd thеу аrе аll [read on]

Act of Defiance – Old Scares, New Wounds: A Near Masterpiece

September 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

Important: The contents of this post are determined by the RSS settings of the originating site. We DO NOT cut and paste. We encourage you to start your reading here: http://ift.tt/2jAGLAd By Andrew Catania I’ve been waiting patiently for Act of Defiance’s sophomore release, Old Scars, New Wounds.  As soon as you hit play, this record rocks from the first beat to the last. When the Dave Mustaine regime was calling up his musicians to start recording what would eventually be “Dystopia,” Shawn Drover and Chris Broderick knew that it was time to move on.  They wanted to express their creativity and write their music [read on]