Royal Blood’s Sophomore LP Is A “Shining” New Effort

Courtesy: Warner Brothers Records By Philip Sayblack Late this past June, British rock duo Royal Blood releases its sophomore album How Did We Get So Dark to the world.  The album’s title may not reference its overall content, but in listening through the record’s 10 song body, it seems fitting.  That is because it is a direct contrast to how bright this record proves to be in the end thanks...

September 26th, 2017
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‘Under Cover’ Will Appeal To Motorhead, Rock Fans Alike

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Motorhead Music Almost two years ago, the rock world lost one of its great icons when Motorhead front man Lemmy Kilmister died from cancer.  When he died, that effectively put an end to one of the musical universe’s greatest acts.  That meant no more new Motorhead music.  Earlier this month though, Motorhead Music–the band’s own label–released a new collection...

September 22nd, 2017
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‘Prophets Of Rage’ Is A Solid Effort For RATM 2.0

Courtesy: Fantasy Records By Philip Sayblack Rage Against The Machine is back again…sort of.  Tom Morello, Tim Cummerford and Brad Wilk joined forces with longtime friends B-Real (Cypress Hill) and Chuck D (Public Enemy) some time ago following the dissolution of Audioslave to form the super group Prophets of Rage, which is for all intents and purposes Rage Against The Machine 2.0.  The only real...

September 17th, 2017
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Syemtria Announces New Album’s Release Date

Courtesy: Tripsquad Records/O'Donnell Media Group/Head First Entertainment By Philip Sayblack Later this month, New Jersey-based metal outfit Symetria will release its latest full-length studio recording.  The eight-song record will be released independently Sept. 29 via Tripsquad Records and echoes influences from the likes of Metallica, Judas Priest, Megadeth and other similar acts that made...

September 8th, 2017
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Alter Bridge Impresses Again On Its Latest Live Recording

Courtesy: Napalm Records By Philip Sayblack This Friday, Alter Bridge will release its latest live recording, Live at the O2 Arena + Rarities in stores and online.  The band’s third live recording, this three-disc collection is easily one of this year’s top new live CDs.  That is due in part to the concert’s extensive set list, which will be discussed shortly.  The band’s performance thereof...

September 3rd, 2017
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‘Eye Of The Storm’ Is A Solid Starting Point For One Gun Shy’s Next LP

Courtesy: Lime & Dime Records/Momma Lynn Records LLC By Philip Sayblack Independent rock outfit One Gun Shy will soon release its latest album Eye of the Storm to the masses.  While the band prepares for the album’s release, it is streaming the album’s lead single ‘Eye of the Storm’ via its website.  The song is a strong first impression from the band in regards to what it gives audiences...

September 2nd, 2017
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Former Murder FM Front Man Debuts New Project’s Lead Single, Video

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Former Murder FM front man Norman Matthew is giving audiences their first taste of his new project, As Strange As Angels. Matthew unveiled this week the video for the song ‘Waves,’ which is included in As Strange As Angels’ forthcoming self-titled album.  The song, which is currently scheduled to be released Sept. 15, is available now for pre-order....

September 2nd, 2017
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