SUICIDE BOMBERS - The Sex Tapes
The Suicide Bombers are a band out of Norway headed up by Chris Damien Doll that formed in 2012. Their initial release, Criminal Record, was well-received by the media and fans alike, and they’re now following that debut with a “short” CD entitled The Sex Tapes. A bit...
REVOLUTION SAINTS - Revolution Saints
Revolution Saints is the latest supergroup to join the Frontiers Records family. Comprised of Jack Blades on bass (Nightranger), Deen Castronovo on drums and vocals (Journey), and Doug Aldrich on guitar (Whitesnake), all of these heavyweights have had an immense amount of success in ea...
TRAUMA - Rapture And Wrath
Trauma is a band out of the San Francisco Bay Area that originally formed in 1981 – most notably in the band was bassist Cliff Burton (pre-Metallica). The band’s style was more along the way of Traditional Metal than Thrash Metal as that segment of the USA was famous for (as well as Bu...
THE STORYTELLER - Sacred Fire
The Storyteller is Power Metal band out of Sweden that has a strong handful of albums on their resume thus far, and Sacred Fire is their latest offering. Their brand of Power Metal is generally no frills – plenty of speed in drumming and riffing and the occasional impressive s...
BLACK STAR RIDERS - The Killer Instinct
Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you should already know that in 2013 the surviving members of Thin Lizzy decided to write new music, but instead of calling their new work “Thin Lizzy,” out of respect for the deceased Phil Lynott, the band Black Star Riders (BSR) was formulated. ...
EXXPLORER - Symphonies Of Steel
Exxplorer hails from New Jersey, USA -- a Traditional Metal band that developed during the early ‘80s. Though probably never being given the chance they fully deserved at international success, Exxplorer has reunited and Pure Steel Records is re-releasing their acclaimed Symphonies...
ECLIPSE - Armageddonize
Eclipse is Melodic Hard Rock band out of Sweden headed up by Erik Martensson, most notably from the Melodic Hard Rock band W.E.T. The band’s first album in 2012 -- Bleed And Scream -- was arguably the best of the subgenre that year, which can certainly brew up a perfect storm...
WIND ROSE - Wardens Of The West Wind
Wind Rose is an Epic Power/Symphoic Metal band from Italy. Their musical style is a cross between Blind Guardian and Rhapsody Of Fire (if you can imagine blending those distinct German and Italian styles). Wind Rose’s latest release is entitled Wardens Of The West Wind, and it’...
TONY MILLS - Over My Dead Body
Tony Mills, the acclaimed vocalist formerly of Shy and TNT (amongst others), is releasing a Melodic Hard Rock album entitled Over My Dead Body. This is an incredibly introspective album filled with personal pain (think of From The Inside by Alice Cooper without the to...
COLOSSUS - Drunk On Blood - And The Sepulcher Of The Mirror..
Colossus is a relatively young Traditional Metal band coming out of North Carolina, USA with a small handful of releases to their credit. In signing with Killer Metal Records, their latest international release is the combination of 2 prior EPs, entitled Drunk On Blood - And The Se...
LORDS OF THE TRIDENT - Frostburn
Lords Of The Trident are out of Wisconsin, USA, and have a handful of releases to their credit during their decade-long history, which essentially started as a dorm-room college band. The M.O. for the Lords Of The Trident’s live act apparently is a cross between GWAR and Spinal Tap, bu...
MAXXXWELL CARLISLE - Visions Of Speed And Thunder
Maxxxwell Carlisle is a body-builder/shred guitarist most notably from the resurrected band Hellion headed up by Ann Boleyn. Carlisle has also issued a few solo records and has made guest appearances on others. Visions Of Victory is a compilation of some of Carlisle’s most no...
THUNDER - Wonder Days
British Hard Rock veterans Thunder have been on-again off-again since 2000, and have opted to take another crack at a new studio album entitled Wonder Days. Thunder has largely been a UK band serving the musical audiences of the UK, with limited popularity elsewhere. Their st...
SOTO - Inside The Vertigo
With the wind-down of Talisman and a short-lived courtship with Journey, renowned Melodic Rock/Hard Rock vocalist Jeff Scott Soto has released Inside The Vertigo under the moniker SOTO. He’s assembled some impressive talent to support this latest effort, and indications are tha...
ORDEN OGAN - Ravenhead
Orden Ogan is an oddly-named band out of Germany, and Ravenhead is their latest oddly-named release. Over the years, Orden Ogan has morphed stylistically into an Epic Power Metal band very much in the vein of Blind Guardian. In fact, if you purchased Twilight Of The Gods
REVENGE - Harder Than Steel
SAVAGE MACHINE - Through The Iron Forest
DANKO JONES - Fire Music
U.D.O. - Decadent
DEVIL'S TRAIN - II
JORN LANDE & TROND HOLTER - Swing Of Death
TRIAL - Vessel
LEVEL 10 - Chapter One
SWEET & LYNCH - Only To Rise
AIR RAID - Point Of Impact
STARGAZERY - Starts Aligned
VOICES OF DESTINY - Crisis Cult
LONEWOLF - Cult Of Steel
SHADOWBANE - Facing The Fallout
SERIOUS BLACK - As Daylight Breaks