Wrath Premieres ‘Draw Blood’ Lyric Video

Courtesy: Combat Records By Philip Sayblack Veteran thrash outfit Wrath released the lyric video for its latest single this week. The band premiered the lyric video for ‘Draw Blood‘ Sept. 17 via YouTube.  The song is taken from the band’s forthcoming album Rage, which is currently scheduled to be released Oct. 5 via Combat/EMP Label Group. Musically speaking, this song will appeal easily to...

September 22nd, 2018

Archer Nation To Open 2019 With New Album

Courtesy: EMP Label Group By Philip Sayblack Hard rock band Archer Nation is preparing to release its sophomore album. The band is currently scheduled to release Beneath The DreamJanuary 25, 2019.  Produced by Mike Clink (Guns N’ Roses, Megadeth, Mo tley Crue), it will be released via EMP Label Group. Front man Dylan Rose said expectations for the record are high,especially since three years have...

September 19th, 2018

Ellefson Inducted Into Iowa Rock N’ Roll Hall Of Fame

Photo Credit: Meoldy Myers By Philip Sayblack Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson has received a new honor. The Grammy Award-winning musician was inducted into the Iowa Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame over the weekend.  The honor was bestowed on Ellefson by the Iowa Rock N’ Roll Association.  He was inducted under the “Individual Artist” category for his accomplishments as a multi-talented musician...

September 3rd, 2018

Kill Devil Hill Guitarist Inks Deal With EMP Label Group; To Release Debut Solo Album This Fall

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Megadeth bassit Dave Ellefson’s EMP Label Group has added another big name to its artist roster. Kill Devil Hill guitarist Kevin Zavon recently inked a deal with the label that will see his debut solo album.  The as yet untitled album is currently scheduled to be released November 23 via EMP Label Group and features Brian Tichy (The Dead Daisies,...

August 27th, 2018

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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Ellefson Coffee Company Announces Appearances To Promote New Drink

Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company/O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Megadeth bassist Dave Ellfson’s success as an entrepreneur just keeps growing. Just announced Thursday, Ellefson has announced some new in-person appearances alongside The Ron Keel Band to promote the growth of Ellefson’s beverage offerings and the release of The Ron Keel Band’s album Metal Cowboy Reloaded.  Ellefson,...

February 16th, 2018
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Ellefson Coffee Company Announces Another Year-End Celebration

Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company By Philip Sayblack Ellefson Coffee Company has announced a special new holiday event to celebrate its new retail outlets. The company will hold a special event Dec. 16 at Maverick Coffee in Scottsdale, AZ to celebrate the company’s expansion into that and a number of other stores nationwide. The event will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and will feature a number...

November 30th, 2017
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Combat Records To Rise Again

Courtesy: Combat Records/EMP Label Group/O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Combat Records is coming back. EMP Label Group head Dave Ellefson announced this week that the label, which was one of the seminal punk and thrash labels from the 1980s, has been resurrected and will be part of the EMP Label Group family. The one-time powerhouse label shuttered its doors in the mid-2000s after its...

November 30th, 2017
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Ellefson Coffee Company To Mark Its Expansion Next Month With Hometown Party

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Ellefson Coffee Company is expanding its presence in its hometown, and its founder will be on hand to help mark the occasion.  . Dace Ellefson, the company’s founder (and Megadeth bassist) will return to his hometown (and his company’s home town) Nov. 18 to celebrate the birthday of Kat’s Hog Heaven, the latest of the town’s local retailers...

October 31st, 2017
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Ellefson Coffee Co. Partners With Breast Cancer Charity To Launch New Blend

Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company/O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Ellefson Coffee Company has launched a new line to its coffee offerings. The brainchild of Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson, the company has launched what it has dubbed Rock N’ Rose blend to its growing list of offerings.  According to a news release from the company, the new blend takes the place of the recently retired...

October 9th, 2017
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