Return To Earth (ex-The Dillinger Escape Plan) Releases Their New EP “Octavius”

Long-running Prog Metal legends Return To Earth have released their new EP, Octavius, via Nashville record label Bald Freak Music. Against their type, Octavius is an ambient electronic music album made only with synthesizers and owing to their love of composers and movie soundtracks. The band released their debut album Captains of Industry in 2007 via Metal Blade Records, and a series of independent releases over the years. Octavius is produced The band features Ron Scalzo, former drummer for Coheed and Cambira, and The Dillinger Escape Plan – Chris Pennie, and Brett Aveni. Buy and stream the record below.Continue reading

Dizasterpiece Drop Their Music Video for “Nosferatu” – New Album Out Now

New Jersey-based Nü metal/post-Hardcore newcomers, Dizasterpiece, have just shared their music video, “Nosferatu.” Directed by Eric DiCarlo (Lorna Shore, Dying Fetus), it is the second song taken from the band’s upcoming third album Zzonebound [QRX4-Notion]. The full-length is out now (digital) on May 17th, via Shake The Earth Records and Innergy Records. Check out the new video below and find out more.
Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO PREMEIRE: Inimical Drive Shares a New Single and Lyric Video for the for “Victim” Made with DL Laskiewicz of Bad Wolves

St. Louis Heavy Rock and Metal act Inimical Drive is back with a fire new single – “Victim” premiering today at Ghost Cult! Co-written, produced, and mixed by Daniel “DL” Laskiewicz of Bad Wolves, “Victim” is a groovy, sinister banger of a song with an epic chorus!. Following their 2023 EP From Solitude, this track marks another new chapter for the band! Stream the single and watch the video now!Continue reading

Halestorm Drop Live At Wembley Album, Full Concert On YouTube and Streaming

GRAMMY-winning rock titans Halestorm have today surprised fans by releasing new 18-track live album Live At Wembley, recorded at their biggest headline show to date, held at London’s OVO Arena Wembley on December 9th, 2023. The set list traverses the band’s widely acclaimed catalogue, including scarcely played song “Takes My Life” from their 2006 EP One And Done. Fans can relive the magic of the astounding show via the accompanying full concert video, playing now on the band’s official YouTube channel here. The digital-only album is available immediately for download or streaming. Get it here.

Continue reading

Left Lane Cruiser Share Their Single “Motown Mash” – New Album Out Soon

Left Lane Cruiser have just released their new digital single, “Motown Mash.” It comes from their upcoming full-length album, Bayport BBQ Blues, due to drop June 7th via Alive Naturalsound Records. The band are also on tour in the US now, followed by a European live run. Head into the article below for the new video, live listings, and more.
Continue reading

Profanatica and Others Joined by Absynth Minded, Demogorgon, Faceripper, and Dysmorphia at Burque Rock City Fest

Albuquerque, New Mexico’s Burque Rock City Fest has just announced the final bands to be added to its 2024 lineup. Absynth Minded, Demogorgon, Faceripper, and Dysmorphia now join Rebelmatic, Profanatica, Weedeater, and more at the event Sunday, June 2nd at The Launchpad & Insideout Downtown. The organisers have also added a warmup show on the Saturday. Keep reading below for more information.
Continue reading

NEW MUSIC FRIDAY – New Rock and Metal Releases 5-17-24

What new albums are you excited for this week!?

Continue reading

Apocalyptica Shares their Single and Video of Their New Cover of Metallica’s “One” ft. James Hetfield and Robert Trujillo

Apocalyptica previously announced the sequel to their legendary debut record. Apocalyptica Plays Metallica Vol. 2, releasing on June 7th, 2024 via Throwdown Entertainment / BMG Music, will continue the journey that began in 1996 when cellists from Helsinki’s world-renowned Sibelius Academy played symphonic tribute to the biggest of the big four–heavy metal titans Metallica. The band has now shared their new cover of the Metallica classic “One” – their first big hit, reveled an updated own James Hetfield and Robert Trujillo! Trujillo, also already featured on the previous single “The Four Horseman!” For their ninth record the classically-minded dynamos are returning to their roots to bring a legendary story full circle. “One” will be the next single off of the album. This will be the final album for drummer Mikko Sirén, who is stepping down from the band. It also features a host of surprises beginning with a unique collaboration. Stream the single and watch the video!Continue reading

Richie Kotzen Shares His New Single and Video “Cheap Shots” and Books US Tour Dates

Richie Kotzen has announced a new run of U.S. tour dates, kicking off on September 13th at The Coach House in San Juan Capistrano, and ending on November 2nd in Dallas, TX at the Granada Theater. He also plays two warm up shows in Southern California at The Canyon Montclair in Montclair on May 17th and at The Canyon Agoura Hills in Agoura Hills on May 18th, followed by a European tour. Along with this update, he has just dropped his brand new single, “Cheap Shots,” directed and choreographed by Emmy Award winner Jeff Wolfe. Find the video, live listings, and more below.
Continue reading