Shiner to Re-issue Their Early Albums Through Spartan Records



Spartan Records has announced that they will re-issue Shiner’s first four albums on vinyl. These records, (Splay, Lula Divinia, Starless, and The Egg ) have been out-of-print for years, but are now available again, on exclusive limited edition vinyl, or as part of a bundle with a brand new Shiner t-shirt. Orders are shipping in mid-August. Find more details in the article below.
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Brujeria Book US Tour Including Dates with GWAR



Mexican death grind band, Brujeria, have announced their Mexorcita Tour 2024 in the US this Fall. The 25-date trek will kick off on August 29th in Long Beach, CA – with special guests Tribal Gaze (9/5-9/10) and Cancer Christ (9/21-9/27), plus some dates with GWAR and  concludes in Los Angeles on September 27th. The tour follows their latest album, Esto Es Brujeria, released September 2023 via Nuclear Blast Records. Keep reading for the live listings.
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PREVIEW: New Music Friday – New Rock and Metal Releases for 7-19-24


What new Rock and Metal albums are you picking up this week?

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Candlebox Drop Their New Deluxe Digital Album “A Little Longer Goodbye (Tour Edition)” – On Tour in North America Soon



Seattle rockers, Candlebox have unveiled A Little Longer Goodbye (Tour Edition), the digital deluxe version of their album The Long Goodbye. It has been released across all DSPs, via Round Hill Records, and features the 12 original album tracks, plus two bonus live songs, “Elegante” and “Cellphone Jesus” (recorded at Club Amanda, Santiago, Chile, October 27, 2023), and the single “Washed Up.” The band are also on tour in North America with Bush and Jerry Cantrell from July 26th. Head into the article below to find out more.
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Iron Maiden Lead Singers Paul Di’Anno and Bruce Dickinson Meet for the First Time



Stjepan Juras, Paul Di’Anno’s manager, just reported on a significant event in Iron Maiden and heavy metal history as Paul and his replacement in Iron Maiden, Bruce Dickinson met in person for the first time in Zagreb, Croatia. Bruce is on tour for his new solo album and Paul was doing a record signing for his new album Paul Di’Anno’s Warhorse recently announced that their self-titled debut album will be released worldwide on July 19th via BraveWords Records.Continue reading


Reigning Phoenix Music Expands Into The UK


Hard rock and metal label, Reigning Phoenix Music (RPM), has opened a new office in Hackney, London, marking its expansion into the UK, and the setup of its International division. The label’s roster includes artists such as Kerry King, Opeth, Meshuggah, Helloween, Amorphis and many more. Head into the article below for more information.

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Bottomless Share Their Single and Video, “Lightning in the Realms of Death” – Split Album with Witching Altar Coming Soon



Bottomless and Witching Altar have teamed up for a new split album, Graveyard Thunder. It is due out internationally on September 27th, via the Dying Victims Productions record label, on CD and vinyl LP formats. From their side of the record, Bottomless have shared their new track and video “Lightning in the Realms of Death.” Check it out below and find more information.
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PODCAST: Glacially Musical 188 – Black Sabbath “Anno Domini” Unboxing and Review with Jamey of Fistful of Doom


For very special bonus bonus chaser, we are unboxing and reviewing the much discussed new Black Sabbath  boxed set “Anno Domini” featuring the dulcet tones of Tony Martin! We are joined by our special guest Jamey Morris of Fistful of Doom Podcast and The Ripple Effect blog!Continue reading


Blind Guardian Drop a Re-recorded Version of “Ashes To Ashes” – New Album Coming Soon



German heavy metal legends, Blind Guardian, have unveiled their re-recorded version of “Ashes To Ashes.” The single is from the re-recorded version of their 1992 breakthrough album, Somewhere Far Beyond. The new album, Somewhere Far Beyond Revisited, is due August 2nd, via Nuclear Blast Records, coinciding with the band’s return to Wacken Open Air. Blind Guardian have also shared a live video of “Ashes To Ashes” from Hellfest 2022. Check it out below and find out more.
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