Tommy Victor Is In His Prime On His Latest Prong Recording

Courtesy: Steamhammer/SPV Records By Philip Sayblack Later this month, Prong will release its latest album to the masses, and the record, Zero Days, is one of this year’s top new hard rock and metal offerings.  The record, the 12th full-length studio recording from Tommy Victor and his ever-rotating roster of fellow musicians, is everything that audiences have come to expect from Prong – heavy...

July 9th, 2017
Comments Off

Kik Tracee Announces Compilation Release, Live Dates

Courtesy: THC Music/EMP Label Group/Amped By Philip Sayblack 90s rock act Kik Tracee will release its new compilation record this summer. Big Western Sky is currently scheduled to be released Friday, July 17 via THC Music/EMP Label Group/Amped.  The record will feature a collection of B-Sides, Demos and other rarities from the band’s classic No Rules/Field Trip era prior to its break-up in the...

April 4th, 2017
Comments Off

Ellefson Partners With Pro Tone Pedals To Release New Pedal

Courtesy: Pro Tone Pedals By Philip Sayblack Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson does not rest easily on his laurels. The musician turned entrepreneur announced this week a new partnership with Pro Tone Pedals to create a new guitar pedal.  The pedal, dubbed the “Dawn Patrol Chorus,” came to being after Pro Tone Pedals representatives approached Ellefson and proposed the idea. Ellefson stressed the...

March 4th, 2017
Comments Off

Metallica’s New Album Is Well Worth The Wait

Eight years have passed since Metallica released its most recent album Death Magnetic.  That is a long time for any act to spend between albums.  It’s also a huge risk because the longer an act waits, the greater the odds it might not be relevant anymore.  What’s more, it also raises expectations greatly for said act’s new release.  In many cases, said albums don’t live up to expectations. ...

November 28th, 2016