James LaBrie, known internationally as the vocalist for progressive metal icons & Grammy-winners Dream Theater, embarks on uncharted waters with his fourth solo album, titled ‘Beautiful Shade of Grey’, out now! To celebrate the release, they have launched a special 30min look at the making of the album, and you can watch that now here: https://youtu.be/KoL-ZHuqTp8Continue reading James LaBrie releases new solo album ‘Beautiful Shade of Grey’ + Making of documentary out now
Ahead of the two bands sharing the stage for two shows in Germany this July, POWERWOLF will be the second in-game collaboration of 2022 for Iron Maiden’s Legacy of the Beast free-to-play mobile game.
Following successful collaborations last year with Amon Amarth, Lacuna Coil, Ghost and most recently with Disturbed, Iron Maiden‘s Legacy of the Beast team created a new character and storyline borrowing from POWERWOLF’s latest album, Call of the Wild.Continue reading Iron Maiden: Legacy of the Beast Teams Up with German Heavy Metal Band POWERWOLF for Latest In-Game Event: “Macht der Wölfe”
Raven Banner Entertainment and Cinedigm are proud to present The Sound of Scars, Leigh Brooks’ deeply personal documentary which chronicles Brooklyn alternative metal band, Life of Agony’s rise, fall and rebirth while confronting domestic violence, substance abuse, addiction, depression and lead singer Mina Caputo’s gender transition. The Sound of Scars debuts March 22 across North America on a number of digital and cable platforms, including iTunes, Amazon Video, Vudu, Rogers, Spectrum, Bell and Cox.Continue reading Life of Agony’s The Sound of Scars Documentary Is Available Now
Steve Vai and Ibanez have revealed “The Hydra.” This one-of-a-kind instrument is the realized vision of a collaboration that’s been five years in the making. It is a beast of an instrument – a one-bodied, two-headstock-ed, three-neck-ed creature that encompasses, among other things: 7 and 12-string guitars; a 4-string ¾ scale length bass; 13 sympathetic harp strings; half-fretless necks; single-coil, humbucking, piezo, MIDI and sustainer pickups; floating and hardtail tremolo bridges; phase splitters; and much, much more.Continue reading STEVE VAI AND IBANEZ REVEAL THE HYDRA
California rock band Thrice have shared their newest single “Summer Set Fire To The Rain” from their upcoming album, Horizons/East. The song delves into the all too familiar sensation of searching for something while ignoring the broader picture – the world and all of its beauty — right in front of you. In vocalist Dustin Kensrue’s words, “How often is life spilling over with beauty and novelty and possibility and all we can do is complain, in this case about getting wet, and to miss the moment completely? So much depends on how we attend to each moment.” Fans can listen to “Summer Set Fire To The Rain” now at https://thrice.ffm.to/horizonseastContinue reading THRICE RELEASE NEW SINGLE “SUMMER SET FIRE TO THE RAIN”
Gold-selling hard rockers Of Mice & Men — Aaron Pauley (bass + vocals ), Valentino Arteaga (drums), Alan Ashby (guitar), and Phil Manansala (guitar) — are pleased to announced an exclusive Twitch partnership and will be streaming on the service going forward.
As of July 1, the band will stream live on the service multiple days per week. The debut stream is set for Thursday, July 1 at 11am PT/2pm ET. Subsequently, the band will go live on Twitch every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 11am PT/2pm ET. This gives fans plenty of opportunities to interact directly with the group and to watch them as they write and record new music in real time on the service. In addition to inviting fans into the writing process, the band will engage in Q+As and will discuss past and forthcoming releases.Continue reading Of Mice & Men Announce Official Twitch Partnership