All posts by Jayson Shell

Anneke van Giersbergen’s VUUR launch album contest; further live dates announced

Anneke van Giersbergen’s VUUR are pleased to announce the release of their debut album ‘In This Moment We Are Free – Cities’ for the October 20th, 2017 worldwide through InsideOutMusic. Each track on the new album is named after a city that made an impression on Anneke while touring the world, and to celebrate the release they have launched a contest where fans can guess each of the locations featured on the album, and win exclusive and rare merchandise. Continue reading Anneke van Giersbergen’s VUUR launch album contest; further live dates announced

EPICA To Release ‘The Solace System’ EP In September

With their latest masterpiece, Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA set new standards. 2016’s “The Holographic Principle” is the most epochal, multi-layered, courageous and successful record of the band, reaching top 10 chart position entries in the German, Dutch and Swiss album charts. Accordingly, all the tracks written for the Continue reading EPICA To Release ‘The Solace System’ EP In September

June 24, 2017 Women of Metal Radio Show

Saturday (June 24, 2017) 8pm CST (9pm EDT) on the Women of Metal Radio Show on Insane Realm Radio.

Jayson and Kent will be playing a DOUBLE SHOT from our June 2017 Band of the Month Burning Point

Plus music from The White Swan, Meteora, Holy Grove, Alwaid, Unleash The Archers, Letters From The Fire, Midnight Sorrow, Jess and the Ancient Ones and many others.

The SPOTLIGHT will be shining on Upon Revival, Seraphic, Royal Skulls and The Red Widows

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Women of Metal July 2017 Band of the Month Candidates

We are off to a very late start with everyone concentrating on The Metal Madness Marathon for The Sophie Lancaster Foundation and all that involved that (not that this is a bad thing) But below are the 6 candidates for July 2017. Voting will be open until July 7, 2017 11:59 pm. You may vote once daily for your favorite(s)

They are in no particular order Continue reading Women of Metal July 2017 Band of the Month Candidates

Our June 2017 Band of the Month Candidates

It’s time to introduce the Women of Metal Band of the Month Candidates for June 2017

There’s just a bout 2 weeks to vote and you can vote once daily for your favorite. Voting will close on 6/2/2017 at 11:59pm CDT. Continue reading Our June 2017 Band of the Month Candidates

Seven Spires To Release “Solveig” August 4th via SAOL Go Fund Me Campaign Under Way Now!

With its new theatrical piece “Solveig”, the female-fronted American band Seven Spires is about to pull off a major coup in the ever-growing symphonic metal scene. This debut album, which is to be released worldwide on August 4th, 2017 via SAOL, indeed succeeds in establishing as of now the four-piece orchestra as an essential figure of tomorrow’s extreme soundscape.   The first video from the album for the song “The Cabaret of Dreams” can be viewed below. Continue reading Seven Spires To Release “Solveig” August 4th via SAOL Go Fund Me Campaign Under Way Now!