VENOM INC. album and documentary coming in 2017

Jimmy Kay and Alan Dixon from Canada's The Metal Voice spoke with VENOM INC. bassist/singer Tony "Demolition Man" Dolan and as well former Anthrax singer Neil Turbin. They spoke about their new albums, the relevance of the Big 4, the Grammy's as well as Floor Jansen's Slayer comments. Dolan…

CRYSTAL VIPER premiere "The Witch Is Back" video

Polish Heavy Metal maniacs CRYSTAL VIPER are back with their new single "The Witch Is Back"! See the video, made by Grupa 13, for "The Witch Is Back" below. On February 17th, 2017, AFM Records will release CRYSTAL VIPER's new concept album, entitled "Queen Of The Witches". The album has…

BLAZE BAYLEY wishes you a "Crazy Christmas"

Former Iron Maiden singer, BLAZE BAYLEY, has released a brand new Christmas song, "Crazy Christmas". A light-hearted and fun music video (streaming below) has also been released today to help promote the song. Blaze co-wrote "Crazy Christmas" with singer/songwriter Michelle Sciarrotta, who also performs under the name Fall Girl,…

HAMMER KING stream new track "Battle Gorse"

Cruz Del Sur Music has announced the release of HAMMER KING’s second album "King Is Rising" on November 11th. It will be available on CD (with one bonus track), vinyl and in digital formats. The band are now streaming a new track from the album called "Battle Gorse" at…

TANK fire "Valley Of Tears" video

British heavy metallers TANK have released the video for the title track from their most recent album, "Valley Of Tears". The digital deluxe release of the album is slated for December 1st. Watch the video below. "Valley of Tears" track listing: Valley of Tears War Dance Eye of a Hurricane…

TOWER reveal "Elegy" video

New York City’s hardrockin' heavy retro rockers TOWER have released a video for "Elegy", a track from the band’s self-titled album, out now via The End Records. Watch the new clip below. Featuring members Sarabeth Linden (lead vocals), James Danzo (guitar), Zak Penley (guitar), and Philippe Arman (bass,…

JUDAS PRIEST start recording new album January 2017

JUDAS PRIEST guitarist Richie Faulkner was interviewed by Sweetwater editorial director Mitch Gallagher during Making Hard Rock Look Easy, a three-day recording master class which was held October 20th-22nd at Sweetwater’s campus in Fort Wayne, IN. Talking about the progress of the songwriting and recording sessions for JUDAS PRIEST's…

CRYSTAL VIPER new album in February; details revealed

Polish Heavy Metal force CRYSTAL VIPER are back! the band is returning after a four year absence, which was caused by the health issues relating to the band's front woman and founder, Marta Gabriel, and which placed the future of CRYSTAL VIPER into question (last year Marta underwent surgery of…

TYGERS OF PAN TANG to release new EP September 9

The first single from the highly anticipated comeback album from the NWOBHM legends TYGERS OF PAN TANG is called “Only The Brave” and on September 9th it is released as 7” vinyl EP with the exclusive B-side song “What You Say”, which will only be available on this 7” EP.…