Ocean Grove have announced details of their visionary third album Up In The Air Forever today, out 22ndApril 2022 via UNFD.
Birthed straight from the belly of Ocean Grove’s creative engine – none other than their own Oddworld™ universe – Up In The Air Forever is a 10-track, genre-bending epic musical journey. An evolution of the trio’s early heavy sound, the record finds Ocean Grove leaning into their strengths in the worlds of Brit-rock, pop, grunge and punk and ultimately confirms them as a creative force that can’t be tamed.
Continue reading OCEAN GROVE new album ‘Up In The Air Forever’out 22nd April via UNFD + Band release new single/video ‘Silver Lining’
STONE BROKEN will release their dynamic new studio album, Revelation, via Spinefarm on April 15th 2022. Born from a desire to push themselves into new realms of musical creativity, Revelation sees Stone Broken storming into rock’s big leagues.
Continue reading STONE BROKEN ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM, SINGLE & MUSIC VIDEO, “REVELATION”
Multi-platinum selling Finnish rock band The Rasmus have revealed that they have entered Finland’s annual Eurovision selection contest, UMK, Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu (The New Music Competition). The band have also announced the release of their Eurovision entry bid and new single ‘Jezebel’ which will be available on 17th January 2022 via Playground Music. Pre-save it here.
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Interview with Johanna Kurkela, Tuomas Holopainen and Troy Donockley by Carina Lawrence / Dark Art Conspiracy
Auri was born in 2011 when Nightwish’s keyboardist Tuomas Holopainen and multi-instrumentalist Troy Donockley teamed up with Finnish singer Johanna Kurkela. They first unleashed their magical charms in the form of their debut self-titled album in 2018, which displayed their otherworldly sound that is hard to define in a tremendous sense. Now, fortunately, they are back to stun us again with their sophomore album, ‘Those We Don’t Speak Of’, which is out on the 3rd of September via Nuclear Blast. In a world full of chaos due to Covid-19, Auri is the perfect escape from the madness. We caught up with the creative trio to find out all about the new album.
Continue reading INTERVIEW – AURI: “We don’t know why audio frequencies make us feel the way we do. It’s like the biggest magic trick in the universe”
BABYMETAL released a legend map depicting their entire 10th anniversary year. It was also revealed that as the grand finale of BABYMETAL’s 10th anniversary year, on Sunday, October 10th, their 10-year legend since 2010 will be “sealed” from the world.
BABYMETAL’s 10th anniversary year began on October 10th of last year and since then, they have accomplished two major feats: BABYMETAL released their greatest hits album 10 BABYMETAL YEARS and successfully completed a series of 10 performances called 10 BABYMETAL BUDOKAN at the Nippon Budokan between January to April 2021. The third and final feat to conclude their commemorative year will be 10 BABYMETAL LEGENDS, a series of projects looking back at BABYMETAL’s 10-year accomplishments.
Continue reading BABYMETAL: Revelation from the FOX GOD about October 10th
Close your eyes and dive into the magical tunes and hear Johanna´s youthful and tender voice…fragile, yet powerful and moving beyond words.
You can almost see the green and peaceful little valley taking shape in front of your inner eye.
“The Valley” is the second single taken from the upcoming album “II- Those We Don´t Speak Of”, which will be released on September 3rd.
Continue reading Auri Release New Single ‘The Valley’