Swedish pop outfit The Magnettes, consisting of front duo Rebecka Digervall and Sanna Kalla and producer Tomas Bäcklund Tuneström, are back with their new disco/punk-single 'Shakes (Falling in Love)'. Released on 31st May via Digsin, it's been described as where 80s' drums meet angsty guitars and opera choruses.
Amon Amarth released their 11th full-length album, Berserker, last month to critical acclaim and recently concluded their North American trek with Slayer, Lamb of God, and Cannibal Corpse. Ahead of festival dates across Europe, the band has unleashed the final clip in their trilogy of music videos for the album: 'Mjolner'.
Kerrang! magazine has today announced a collaboration with House Of Vans to bring a one of kind, one stop shop Metallica spectacle to London to coincide with the band’s Kerrang! Awards nomination and their forthcoming Twickenham show. The extravaganza comes ahead of the awards, which take place in London on 19th June 2019.
Ahead of their main stage appearance at ArcTanGent festival in the UK in August, Cult of Luna have announced that they will return to the UK in November for 2 UK dates in Leeds and London as part of their European tour. They will be joined by Brutus and A.A Williams.
Progressive rock luminaries Opeth have announced a UK tour, which kicks off in late October at the legendary London Palladium. The Swedish five-piece recently announced the arrival of their 13th studio album, 'In Cauda Venenum', which is set for release this Autumn via Moderbolaget / Nuclear Blast.
…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead have announced a European headline tour for September / October 2019. These shows will be in support of their as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year.
Geddy Lee, vocalist, bassist, and keyboard player for the Hall of Fame rock group Rush is coming to the UK for 3 special events to meet longtime fans while signing copies of his best seller 'Geddy Lee's Big Beautiful Book of Bass'. The dates follow similar events which have been held across the USA and Canada earlier this year.
Guitar slinger Kenny Wayne Shepherd is the latest act to join this years' Ramblin' Man Fair line-up. Headlining the Outlaw Country stage, the American player will bring his laid back licks along with headliners The Darkness, Black Stone Cherry and Foreigner to the festival which takes place at Mote Park, Maidstone from 19th - 21st July, 2019.
Black Star Riders have released a video to accompany their new single 'Another State Of Grace'. Taken from their same-titled forth album, the set is due to be released on 6th September 2019.
Noisy metal duo Wizard Rifle will release their self-titled album on 30th August 2019 through Svart Records. The band have shared the first track from the album 'Rocket to Hell', which is a mesh of gut-punching, down-tuned, sludge, punk riffs interwoven with psychedelic overtones.