Royal Thunder Talk Crooked Doors in Track-By-Track Clip; Join Wilco for SE Tour Dates

ROYAL THUNDER TALK CROOKED DOORS IN NEW TRACK-BY-TRACK VIDEO; ACOUSTIC PERFORMANCE VIA METAL INJECTION
TOUR DATES WITH WILCO BEGIN NEXT WEEK; HEADLINING TOUR STARTS IN MAY
ROLLING STONE PREMIERES “TIME MACHINE” VIDEO ON THURSDAY
“…the contemporary hard-rock equivalent of Fleetwood Mac’s Rumors…” – Stereogum
“A harrowing hybrid of minor-key melodies and classic songwriting that conjures the commercial hooks of Heart, the brooding psychedelic tones of Monster Magnet and the transcendent vibe of Baroness.” – Revolver
Click above to view or watch via this link: http://youtu.be/ubU7s9lewkU
April 17, 2015, Philadelphia – Royal Thunder, who Stereogum said have created “the contemporary hard-rock equivalent of Fleetwood Mac’s Rumors,” are sharing a new series of videos discussing the songs on Crooked Doors in detail, with the first clip viewable now (http://youtu.be/ubU7s9lewkU).  The band’s video for “Time Machine” premieres on Thursday via Rolling Stone.

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Space Probe Taurus Share New Track ‘Dust Joint’

Space Probe Taurus share new track ‘Dust Joint’ via AltSounds | Mondo Satan out on 28th April via Ripple Music
Listen and share the brand new track ‘Dust Joint’ via AltSounds here
“Space Probe Taurus wrote some of the best riffs and songs early Monster Magnet never did!”
Terrorizer
Later this month, acclaimed hard-hitting acid rockers Space Probe Taurus join forces with fellow psych worshippers Ripple Music to release their latest foray into the world of biker-flicks, lysergic rock ‘n’ roll and feral fuzz. Continue reading

Kings Destroy: New York City Stoner Doom Giants Unsheathe New Single From Forthcoming Studio Offering

KINGS DESTROY: New York City Stoner Doom Giants Unsheathe New Single From Forthcoming Studio Offering Via The Obelisk

   
 “Every band has ‘that’ song on an album,” relays KINGS DESTROY vocalist Steve Murphy of “Mythomania,” the latest single to come off the band’s soon-to-be-unleashed, self-titled full-length.

“It’s the song that you poured your heart and soul into for months. The song where the vocal line simmers in your skull refusing to reveal itself until you are completely frustrated by it. The song where the drums are not obvious or continually being perfected until the last minute. Continue reading

Sixty Watt Shaman: Signs Ripple Music; Band To Enter Studio, Live Assaults Announced

SIXTY WATT SHAMAN: Long-Running Desert Rock/Doom Unit Joins Ripple Music; Band To Enter Studio With J. Robbins + Live Assaults Announced

   
 Long-running, Baltimore-based heavy desert rock/doom unit, SIXTY WATT SHAMAN, are pleased to announce their official union with California rock powerhouse, Ripple Music, for the release of their forthcoming new full-length. Titled Tabula Rasa and slated for release this Winter, the record will be tracked by J. Robbins of Jawbox at Magpie Cage Studio in Baltimore, Maryland next month. Continue reading

The Picturebooks Confirmed for Sonic Blast Moledo this Summer!

German garage blues duo THE PICTUREBOOKS

confirmed for SONIC BLAST MOLEDO in Portugal

There will be blues and adrenaline at SONIC BLAST MOLEDO, with Germany’s most unique rock duo THE PICTUREBOOKS taking over the stage in Moledo this August. Continue reading

High on Fire to Release New Album, ‘Luminiferous’, June 23

Legendary Metal Band Poised to Light Up Heavy Music Landscape with Release of Seventh Studio Album
“Like CREAM on a rocket to hell. HIGH ON FIRE dish out low-frequency terror that turns your innards to black tar.” - ROLLING STONE

   World-renowned power trio HIGH ON FIRE will release its highly-anticipated new album, Luminiferous, on June 23 via eOne Music. Recorded at Salem, Massachusetts’ GodCity Studios with producer Kurt Ballou, the record is the follow-up to the group’s 2012 release, De Vermis Mysteriis, an album hailed as “not for the faint of heart ” by The New Yorker and “a fantastically constructed bloodbath” by Entertainment Weekly. Continue reading

Demon Eye to Release New Album ‘Tempora Infernalia’ May 8

DEMON EYE to Release New Album Tempora Infernalia May 8
North Carolina Retro Rockers Serve Up Sizzling Sophomore LP
“righteous, relentless rock tunes, with riffs that seem expertly cut from the grooves of old gatefold LPs with seeds still stuck in the creases.” - INDY WEEK

   Raleigh, NC proto-metal quartet DEMON EYE will release its new album,Tempora Infernalia on May 8 via Soulseller Records. The album was recorded at Seriously Adequate Studios in Carrboro, NC and is the follow-up to the band’s celebrated debut, Leave the Light, a record that Premier Guitar praised for its “hard-panned Lizzy-laden guitarmonies” and “doomy muscle of harder bands like Pentagram and Lonesome Crow-era Scorpions. Continue reading

Friday Freebies 4-17-2015

Friday Freebies

 “Got to admit that I do well up with a bit of pride when I come across a really good UK band.
Morass Of Molasses play a sort of schizophrenic stoner metal that will bludgeon the soul, full of sharp riffs and pounding rhythms overlayed with a screaming/shouty sometimes whispered sometimes spoken but quite palatable vocal. -FDJ” Continue reading

Fuzz Evil Announces Southwest Tour with Switchblade Jesus

FUZZ EVIL: Arizona Riff Squad Announces Southwest Tour with SWITCHBLADE JESUS

Sierra Vista, Arizona’s FUZZ EVIL is a three-piece rock and roll band (featuring the brothers Rudell from POWERED WIG MACHINE) that tames the fuzziest guitar and bass tones on the planet and wields them to blast a monolithic speaker-ripping fuzzapocaplyse for your ears and soul. Raw and dirty in “Stooges-like” fashion with soaring, soulful vocals akin to Pentagram. With a full-length LP out later this year on Continue reading

Luna Sol Streams New Music

REVOLVER & METAL SUCKS DEBUT NEW MUSIC FROM DENVER STONER ROCKERS LUNA SOL, DEBUT LP BLOOD MOON OUT 4/20 ON SLUSH FUND

New Album features guest spots from Nick Oliveri (Kyuss, Queens of the Stone Age), John Garcia (Kyuss, Vista Chino), Dizzy Reed (Guns N’ Roses) & more

Luna Sol - Blood Moon

April 10 — After dropping “Standley Lake” via Brooklyn Vegan last week, Luna Sol has revealed more music from its debut LP Blood Moon, premiering new tracks at Revolver & Metal Sucks.

The latter praised not only frontman Dave Angstrom’s guitar playing, but also his singing and the band’s songwriting chops. “It’s  Angstrom’s voice that really grabbed us,” Metal Sucks wrote, “As Continue reading