WNBA’s 2018 Post Season Coverage Tips Off Tonight On ESPN2

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN/WNBA The road to the WNBA championship for the 2018 season starts tonight, and the ESPN networks will have extended coverage of the first round. Coverage of the league’s entire post season tips off at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN2 as the Phoenix Mercury plays host to the Dallas Wings.  At 10:30 p.m. ET, another Western Conference matchup will take place as the Los Angeles...

August 21st, 2018

Audiotopsy Announces New Album Release Date, Specs

Courtesy: Megaforce Records By Philip Sayblack Almost three years after it released its debut album Natural Causes, hard rock super group Audiotopsy will finally release its sophomore album this fall. The band — composed of Mudvayne members Greg Tribbett and Matt McDonough alongside Skrape vocalist Billy Keeton and bassist Perry Stern — announced on Monday that it is scheduled to release its second...

August 21st, 2018

Burden Of The Sky Debuts ‘Sirens’ Video

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Alt-rock outfit Burden of the Sky is hard at work on its sophomore album, and in anticipation of the as-yet-untitled record’s release, the band has debuted the video for the album’s lead single, ‘Sirens.’ The video, directed by Austin Peckham, debuted August 11, 2018.  It presents the band performing its new single and footage of a young...

August 21st, 2018

Victor Cruz Announces NFL Retirement, Addition To ESPN Talent Roster

By Philip Sayblack ESPN has added another former NFL star to its roster as the start of the 2018-’19 season nears. Victor Cruz has joined the network’s talent lineup.  A former wide receiver with the New York Giants, Cruz also has a Super Bowl title to his name and a spot in the 2012 NFL Pro Bowl. The announcement of Cruz’s addition to ESPN’s talent roster came today as he announced that after...

August 21st, 2018

Opeth Announces Release Date, Specs For Upcoming Live Recording

Courtesy: Moderbolaget Records/Nuclear Blast Records By Philip Sayblack Veteran progressive metal outfit Opeth will release its next live recording late this fall. The band announced this past Friday, August 17, that it will release its new live recording Garden of the Titans: Live at Red Rocks Amphitheater on Friday, November 2 via Moderbolaget Records/Nuclear Blast Records.  Originally recorded...

August 21st, 2018

Devildriver Announces Album Re-Issue Dates, Specs

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Adrenaline PR Devildriver is re-issuing a handful of its records this fall. The veteran metal outfit announced recently that its first five albums will be re-issued September 28 via BMG.  The albums — Devildriver (2003), The Fury of Our Maker’s Hand (2005), The Last Kind Words (2007), Pray For Villains (2009) and Beast (2011) — will initially be released on Gatefold...

August 20th, 2018

John Lodge Expands His Upcoming Tour Schedule

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Chipster PR The Moody Blues frontman and bassist John Lodge has announced a pair of new dates to his current tour schedule. Lodge recently announced he will hit the road October 12 for what has been dubbed “The 10,000 Light Years Tour.”  The tour, which is in support of his 2015 studio album 10,000 Light Years Ago and his 2017 live recording Live From Birmingham,...

August 20th, 2018

Gibbons’ Sophomore LP Is One “Bad” Blues Rock Record

Courtesy: Concord Records By Philip Sayblack ZZ Top front man Billy F. Gibbons is set to release his sophomore solo album The Big Bad Bluesnext month via Concord Records.  A little more than three years will have passed between the release of his debut solo record Perfectamundo and The Big Bad Blues when the latter is released.  The 11-song collection of originals and covers is a welcome new offering...

August 19th, 2018

Mets, Phillies To Close Out Five-Game Series Sunday Night On ESPN’s ‘SNB’

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN has a National League East divisional matchup on tap in this week’s edition of its weekly Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell broadcast. The Philadelphia Phillies (68-54) will host the New York Mets (52-69) in the closer of the teams’ five-game series.  The series started Thursday with a one and one double-header between the NL East foes.  The...

August 19th, 2018

Bosox, ‘Stros Go Under The Lights Live Sept. 9 On ESPN

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN As Major League Baseball’s race to the post season heats up, ESPN has announced what is certainly its own hot addition to the network’s Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell schedule. The MLB-leading Boston Red Sox will play live under the lights against theAmerican League West-leading Houston Astros Sept. 9 on ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball presented...

August 18th, 2018