Spiral Arms - Freedom (SPV/Steamhammer)

Masterful stuff...
Release Date: 
21 Oct 2013 - 11:30pm

Well, well, well… I’d always assumed that Spiral Arms – featuring Craig Locicero of Bay Area thrash notables Forbidden and Tim Narducci

Victorius: Euro Metal Tyros Ready to Go!

Their new album looks set to wake a few people up...

Vital new young German power metal band Victorius have confirmed the release of their rousing second studio album, The Awakening, on SPV / Sonic Attack on

Lita Ford - Living Like a Runaway (SPV)

Better than living like a Spice Girl, clearly...
Release Date: 
18 Jun 2012 - 11:30pm


Freedom Call - Land of the Crimson Dawn (SPV/Steamhammer)

Chris Bay and Co are messing with Ferrum Templor's head!
Release Date: 
26 Jan 2012 (All day)

Stoic German power metallers Freedom Call certainly never give up, Despite being seemingly doomed for all eternity to dwell in the bottom half of the second division of Teutonic po

Anvil - Pound For Pound (SPV Reissue)

SPV take advantage of the renewed interest in Lips and company with a slew of lavishly packaged reissues...
Release Date: 
22 Jan 2012 - 11:30pm

History tells us that by the time Anvil originally released Pound for Pound (1988) their headlong slide from near-riches to rags was in full swing.

Evergrey iPhone and I-Pad App Now Available!

All the up-to-the minute info a fan could ever need...

In conjunction with their latest release and their upcoming European and North American tours, Evergrey have unveiled their own iPhone and iPad app.  The app features up to th

Vicious Rumors - Razorback Killers (SPV/Riot)

US power metal is alive and well thanks to Geoff Thorpe and company
Release Date: 
4 Apr 2011 - 11:30pm

For some reason, US metal bands like Vicious Rumors never seem to have gotten the credit they've deserved over the years.

What's it gonna be then - HEY! (review: Sepultura - A-Lex)

For some reason, the character '-' comes before letters rather than after them in my iPod's alphabetical order list, so Sepultura's A-Lex has been the first album in the ol' beast for most of 2009, staring me in the face with it's weird sort of mechanical-Arise-esque cover every time I open the Albums folder. And I figured it's probably time I wrote about it.

So let's get the obvious things out of the way first.

Sepultura European tour Jun-Aug 2009

Knee-deep in Brazilian tour mania Sepultura schedule more Euro tour dates
Tour Dates: 
26/06/2009 - 29/08/2009