Nonpoint Announces New Album Release Date; Debuts Two New Songs

Courtesy: Spinefarm Records By Philip Sayblack Nonoint returns this summer with its latest album, and in anticipation of its release, the veteran hard rock act has debuted not one, but two of the album’s singles. The band debuted ‘Chaos and Earthquakes‘ and ‘Dodge Your Destiny‘ on Friday. The second of the singles came complete with lyric video.  The songs are taken from the band’s aptly-titled...

June 22nd, 2018
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Sunflower Dead Signs With EMP Label Group; Announces New LP Title, Release Date

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group Goth rock outfit Sunflower Dead is offering fans an update on its next album. The Long Beach, California-based band — Michael Del Pizzo (vocals, accordion), Jaboo (guitar), Jamie Teissere (guitar), Christian Olde Wolbers (bass) and Brian “Brett” Weir (drums) — will release Coma, its third full-length studio recording, October 19 via EMP...

June 21st, 2018
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The Mylars Debuts ‘Breathe Again’ Video

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Independent rock band The Mylars unveiled the video for its latest single this week. The band debuted the video for its new single ‘Breathe Again’ via Pure Grain Audio.  The catchy, guitar-driven song is included in the band’s most recent album, 2017’s Melody Records.  It is a work that will appeal both musically and lyrically to fans...

June 21st, 2018
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Will Turpin Converses with MUEN Magazine on “The Rock & Roll Express Tour” and “Serengeti Drivers”

Editor’s Note: When one thinks of 1990’s rock, the band Collective Soul immediately comes to mind. They wrote songs that captured the imagination and hearts of millions of fans around the world. I remember that it seemed like every time that I turned on the radio either “Shine”, “December”, or “The World I Know” would be ingrained into my ears. The melodies were soulful, the guitars...

June 15th, 2018
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Dave Ellefson Announces New “BASSTORY” Tour

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Megadeth bassist and EMP Label Group founder Dave Ellfson is launching a new solo tour. Ellefson, who also runs Ellefson Coffee Company, will embark on what he has dubbed the “Basstory” starting September 21 in Portland, Oregon.  The tour is being labeled as an intimate “storyteller” type of presentation in which Ellefson stories of his...

June 15th, 2018
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‘Ocean Machine: Live…’ Is A Strong Finale Live Statement From Devin Townsend Project

Courtesy: InsideOut Music By Philip Sayblack Devin Townsend has a new live recording on the way. The Devin Townsend Project founder announced Friday that the band will release Ocean Machine — Live at the Ancient Roman Theatre Plovdiv on July 6 via InsideOut Music.  Originally recorded September 22, 2017 at the noted venue, the concert was a celebration of the 20th anniversary of Townsend’s landmark...

June 15th, 2018
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Mushroomhead Announces New DVD, Tour Dates

Courtesy: Megaforce Records By Philip Sayblack Mushroomhead has a new DVD and tour on the way this summer. The veteran Cleveland, Ohio-based metal outfit announced Thursday that it will release its new DVD, titled simply Volume IIIon Friday, August 17, 2018 via Megaforce Records.  The DVD will feature 90 minutes of new material including live material, live footage, commentary and more. Megaforce...

June 14th, 2018
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History, Military History Buffs Alike Will Appreciate ‘SOTD: Hannibal In The Alps’

Courtesy: PBS By Philip Sayblack The journey of Carthaginian General Hannibal Barca along the French Alps en route to his conquest of Rome, which included 30,000 troops, 15,000 horses and 37 war elephants, is one of the most talked about stories in history.  While the perilous journey has been well documented and talked about over the course of thousands of years, one thing has not been known about...

June 14th, 2018
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BOOK REVIEW: “The Boy is Gonna Rock” by Bobby Rock

BOOK REVIEW The Boy is Gonna Rock - Bobby Rock (Zen Man Publishing) By Christopher Long Today’s book market is inundated with a near-endless slew of rock star autobiographies. While some are compelling page-turners, others can fall flat. But what separates the wheat from the chaff with these tell-all memoirs is the author’s credibility and knack for storytelling. In the case of Bobby Rock,...

June 13th, 2018
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Exmortus’ Latest LP Lives Up To Its Title And Then Some

Courtesy: Prosthetic Records By Philip Sayblack It’s hard to believe, but this year is already almost halfway over.  Not to get too much into semantics, but it isn’t halfway over until this month is over.  Over the course of the first half of 2018, the hard rock and metal community has seen so many powerful new records released.  Surprisingly enjoyable new albums from the likes of Judas Priest,...

June 11th, 2018
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