RETRO-HOMA Strikes Again! (Rocklahoma Review)

RETRO-HOMA Strikes Again! (Rocklahoma Review)

So, 2017 marked my second straight visitation to Rocklahoma Festival in Pryor, Oklahoma. And for the second straight year, it was an exceptionally good time. Again, as last year, I came away with a few “new” bands that I’m looking forward to checking out. As with last year, I drank a lot of beer. Not really my fault there. See, in Oklahoma you have to drink double what you would normally as it’s considered a…

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Hall of Heavy Metal History Awards 2017 (News)

Hall of Heavy Metal History Awards 2017 (News)

After many years of deserving heavy metal bands and artists getting snubbed by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame located in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, the hard rock/heavy metal industry will have its own rock and roll hall of fame as the first ever Hall of Heavy Metal History awards gala and induction ceremony will take place at the Anaheim Expo Center in Anaheim, California, USA on January 18, 2017. PRESS RELEASE Metal Blade Records (Celebrating their 35th Anniversary), Scorpions, and the…

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Free Music Download Now Available!

Free Music Download Now Available!

Here’s a great deal that came across the Decibel Geek desks this morning! An absolutely free compilation download from Online Metal Promo and Cacophony Radio Show. Check out the press release details below: ONLINE METAL PROMO and the CACOPHONY radio show (New Zealand) are proud to offer a FREE online digital music compilation download titled Deliberately Loud featuring 39 songs from some of the hottest established and up and coming hard rock/heavy metal bands in…

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Diamond Lane (Rocklahoma 2016 Spotlight)

Diamond Lane (Rocklahoma 2016 Spotlight)

Having been introduced to Diamond Lane thanks to a past episode of the Decibel Geek Podcast, they were a clear target for me at Rocklahoma. Podcast hosts Chris and Aaron spun “The Enemy” from the Terrorizer CD during the second edition of the Fresh Blood Podcasts (Fresh Blood Vol. 2-Episode #150) . That sent me on a search for the album, which resulted in a download purchase of Terrorizer. I have enjoyed the 2014 released album immensely,…

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Diamond Lane Release New Video “Slipping Away” (News)

Diamond Lane Release New Video “Slipping Away” (News)

Los Angeles California based heavy metal band Diamond Lane have released a new video for the song “Slipping Away” from their forthcoming album. “Slipping Away” was produced in collaboration with Greenboy Studios, directed and edited by Dave Vandigitty with words and music by Diamond Lane and produced and engineered by Tom Chandler. About the track lead vocalist Brandon Baumann had this to say: “We’ve been waiting a long time to bring everyone some new Diamond Lane, and now…

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