Death Valley Dreams Premieres New Single, Video

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Death Valley Dreams is back with new music and a new video to boot. The band premiered the video for its new song ‘Turn out Those Eyes’ on Tuesday online via Pure Grain Audio.  The song is included in the soundtrack to the new independent movie Baby Frankenstein. Due to that connection, the obviously 80s-influenced song’s companion video...

April 3rd, 2018
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Odin Inks New Deal With EMP Label Group; Announces Live Date

Courtesy: EMP Label Group By Philip Sayblack EMP label Group has expanded its artist roster again. The label, headed by Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson, has inked a new deal with veteran rock band Odin.  While specifics of the deal have not been announced, it is known that the label will re-issue much of the band’s classic catalog as part of the deal.  That includes re-issues of Don’t Take No...

March 29th, 2018
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Behind The Fallen Debuts ‘Revenant’ Video

Courtesy: O' Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Rock act Behind The Fallen has another new video for audiences to enjoy. The band premiered the video for its latest single, ‘Revenant’ on Tuesday at Pure Grain Audio.  The video, places the band performing its new single in a house and crosses it with a spoof of so many paranormal TV shows, creating plenty of laughs and entertainment overall. The...

March 21st, 2018
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Max Portnoy Forms New Band, Tallah

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Max Portnoy is apparently following in his father’s footsteps. The drummer, and son of famed drummer dad Mike Portnoy, has formed a new band.  The band, which goes by the moniker of Tallah, is made up of Portnoy and four others — Justin Bonitz (vocals), Derrick Schneider (guitar), Andrew Cooper (bass) and AJ Wisniewski (guitar) — and is...

March 2nd, 2018
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Hatchet Signs With Combat Records; Reveals New Album Specs

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Hatchet officially has a new home and a new album on the way. The band announced this week that it had signed a new deal with the recently resurrected hard rock label, Combat Records.  With the deal officially signed, the band–Julz Ramos (vocals/guitar), Clayton Cagle (guitar), Devin Reiche (bass) and Ben Smith (drums)–also announced it will...

February 23rd, 2018
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Dead Horse Trauma Launches Its Annual “South For The Win-Tour” Run

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Dead Horse Trauma has hit the road for one last North American live for the year. The band launched on Wednesday, its fourth annual “South For The Win-Tour” tour.  The tour launched in Pekin, IL and is currently scheduled to run through Feb. 10 in Burlington, IA.  It includes performances in South Carolina, Florida, West Virginia and Tennessee. ...

January 25th, 2018
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Blameshift To Make NAMM Appearance Next Week To Promote Its Jewelry Line

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Independent hard rock act Blameshift will be at this year’s annual Winter NAMM Show next week, and the appearance won’t just be to promote its music. The band will be at the conference — held this year at Anaheim, California — from Jan. 25 – 28 to promote its hard rock jewelry line Strung.  Originally created in 2016 after a trial run...

January 16th, 2018
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Another Lost Year Unveils New Single, Video

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Another Lost Year is giving audiences their first taste of its next album. The band unviled on Tuesday the video for its new single ‘Call It Like It Is.’ The video places the band in a wild west setting that includes a gunfight, poker game and much more. Musically speaking, the song’s arrangement is one that will appeal to fans of Otherwise,...

December 12th, 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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Sleep Signals’ New EP Sure To “Wake Up” More New Fans

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Early this past September, underground rock act Sleep Signals released its latest studio recording, its EP At The End of the World to the masses. The six-song record, which features musical arrangements that will appeal to fans of Avenged Sevenfold, is a strong effort from the Minneapolis, MN-based band. That is due in part to a diverse array...

November 22nd, 2017
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