Tag Archives: upcoming heavy release

POWERWOLF Honors ALICE COOPER’s 75th Birthday with Cover of Iconic Single, “Poison”


ALICE COOPER is inarguably one of the biggest names in the history of rock music. To honor his 75th birthday on February 4, 2023, POWERWOLF has released a cover version of his larger-than-life song “Poison”. The 1989 hit single from the legendary album Trash is an absolute evergreen and known by every rock and metal fan worldwide. POWERWOLF pays tribute by adding their trademark sound to the song, without sacrificing the iconic structure of the original.
 
POWERWOLF on the cover:
“Over the years we have released several cover songs to pay tribute to artists / bands that we personally hold in high regard. With “Poison”, Alice Cooper has created a timeless classic and we could not miss the opportunity to celebrate his 75th birthday (on February 4) with our own version.“

Continue reading POWERWOLF Honors ALICE COOPER’s 75th Birthday with Cover of Iconic Single, “Poison”

EMPLOYED TO SERVE release ‘Sun Up To Sun Down (ft. Alien Weaponry)’ + reveal deluxe album details


Employed To Serve will release a digital deluxe version of their current studio album,Conquering, on March 10th via Spinefarm. This updated version will include 4 new tracks: a heady mix of the new, the Remix and the live, in addition to a fresh cover image.

The brand-new recording is ‘Take Back Control’, a typically full-on number produced & mixed by Lewis Johns who worked with the band on the Conquering album itself; the Remix, meanwhile, is an inventive re-working of Conquering track ‘Sun Up To Sun Down’ featuring New Zealand metal three-piece, Alien Weaponry; while the two live tracks were recorded last year on the Gojira tour of Europe.

Continue reading EMPLOYED TO SERVE release ‘Sun Up To Sun Down (ft. Alien Weaponry)’ + reveal deluxe album details

Avatar Drop “Violence No Matter What” Duet With Lzzy Hale 


The heavy metal ‘n’ roll, dark, madcap visionaries collectively known as AVATAR — vocalist Johannes Eckerström, guitarists Jonas Jarlsby and Tim Öhrström, bassist Henrik Sandelin, and drummer John Alfredsson — have unleashed yet another track from their upcoming magnum opus and ninth album Dance Devil Dance, out Febriuary 17 via Black Waltz Records, distributed by Thirty Tigers. Pre-order the album HERE.

Continue reading Avatar Drop “Violence No Matter What” Duet With Lzzy Hale 

DEATHSTARS announce new album ‘Everything Destroys You’ + new single/video ‘This Is’


Swedish industrial cult act DEATHSTARS finally return with their latest sonic output Everything Destroys You, which will be released on May 5th through Nuclear Blast Records. Their first release in over eight years marks a long-awaited comeback, spotlighting everything that is DEATHSTARS: adrenaline, bombast, sex and glam!

The reason it’s been taking so long is that we simply wanted – and needed – a break after intense touring and so on, and on top of that the pandemic happened so tours were postponed and the release with them, so it feels fantastic to finally be able to present Everything Destroys You”, says Nightmare Industries.

Continue reading DEATHSTARS announce new album ‘Everything Destroys You’ + new single/video ‘This Is’

METALLICA ‘72 SEASONS GLOBAL PREMIERE’ COMING TO MOVIE THEATERS WORLDWIDE APRIL 13 FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY


Metallica and Trafalgar Releasing are excited to extend an open invitation to a worldwide listening party: the global premiere of Metallica’s forthcoming 12th studio album, 72 Seasons. For one night only on Thursday, April 13, 72 Seasons will be played in full in pummeling surround sound, exclusively for cinema audiences worldwide—with every one of the new songs featuring its own music video and exclusive commentary from the band. The result will offer fans an unforgettable night as they experience 72 Seasons first and fully on the eve of its April 14 release date. View a 72 Seasons – Global Premiere announcement video from Metallica HERE.

Continue reading METALLICA ‘72 SEASONS GLOBAL PREMIERE’ COMING TO MOVIE THEATERS WORLDWIDE APRIL 13 FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY

Ihsahn Announces New “Fascination Street Sessions” EP + Shares “Contorted Monuments”


Norwegian progressive metal pioneer Ihsahn returns with his latest release, the Fascination Street Sessions EP, on March 24 via Candlelight Records.

Ahead of the new EP, Ihsahn has also released the first single “Contorted Monuments.” Listen here.

Continue reading Ihsahn Announces New “Fascination Street Sessions” EP + Shares “Contorted Monuments”