Author: Christian Graus

P.O.D. Announce 2018 Australian Tour

Boom! Here comes the Boom! With over 12 Million Records sold Worldwide American hard rockers P.O.D. make their triumphant return to Australia for their first headline tour since 2002 to perform highlights from their hugely successful album Satellite – “Alive”, “Youth Of The Nation”, “Boom”, “Satellite” and plus other hits After forming in 1992 in San Diego, California, high school friends Vocalist Sonny Sandoval, Drummer Wuv Benardo and Guitarist Marcos Curiel began Jamming sessions. In 1994 after recording their first Demo tape they recruited Bassist Traa Daniels to complete the lineup. Originally named Payable On Death they quickly shortened...

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Icarus Lives release second single from debut album – Never Enough

Perth based Female Fronted Melodic Metal band Icarus Lives have had a stellar 2017, releasing their debut album Vantablack to a rampant home crowd, performing at 3 renowned Australian festivals in Perth, Sydney & Adelaide and are now releasing the albums 2nd single; Never Enough. Influenced by modern metal superstars such as Evanescence, Lacuna Coil & Bullet For My Valentine, Icarus Lives perfectly combine clean, catchy vocals with crushingly heavy riffs, blistering guitar solos and pounding drums. The band consists of Sara Murray on vocals, the twin lead guitar attack of Cameron Michael & Taviri Dante Starwood and the...

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CONAN Announces 2018 North American Tour New Album Coming Early Next Year

British Doom Metallers, CONAN are currently hard at work, on the follow up to their 2016 release “Revengeanance,” which is due out in early 2018.  In anticipation of the new album, CONAN has announced a full North American headline tour beginning in February 2018.  The tour features support from The Ditch and The Delta, and starts February 9th in Calgary, AB and wraps up March 13th in Denver, CO.  A complete list of dates can be found below. “We are very happy to announce this US tour with The Ditch and The Delta, our fourth US tour in as many years. This tour is slightly different...

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Of Mice And Men announce Winter 2018 tour and release new song, ‘Defy’

Fresh off the announcement of the January 19, 2018 drop date for their new album Defy, Of Mice & Men —vocalist/bassist Aaron Pauley, guitarist Alan Ashby, drummer Valentino Arteaga, and guitarist Phil Manansala— have revealed their Winter 2018 tour plans and have shared the title track from the forthcoming record. The band will embark on a headline run this winter, with Blessthefall, Cane Hill, Fire From the Gods, and Mscw in tow. The trek kicks off in Santa Cruz on February 1 and runs through March 7 in San Diego. All tour dates are below. Regarding the new track, Pauley said, “To defy means to challenge the power of; resist boldly or openly. Our song...

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THE HAUNTED/FEARED Guitarist Ola Englund Announces Launch of SOLAR GUITARS Brand

Guitarist Ola Englund, recognized as a member of notable Swedish metal groups The Haunted and Feared, is very proud to announce the launch of his new company, Solar Guitars. Utilising Ola’s extensive knowledge and experience, Solar Guitars is focusing on the needs of the rock/metal touring and home recording guitar player as well as beginner and guitar enthusiasts in general. “It has always been all about designing a modern, sleek and simply elegant guitar that is easy to play and sounding absolutely awesome with any gear or studio recording being thrown at me. I finally created what, for me,...

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