BLADE KILLER – High Risk (Album Review)

BLADE KILLER – High Risk (Album Review)

The New Wave of British Heavy Metal really is the gift that keeps on giving, which is handy at this time of year. Genres come and genres go but the NWoBHM is still going strong, ignoring the fact that many see it as a flash in the pan from 1979 -1984. The latest example of the movement’s inspiration comes in the form of Blade Killer and their album, High Risk. If you know nothing about…

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WHITE WIZZARD – Infernal Overdrive (Album Review)

WHITE WIZZARD – Infernal Overdrive (Album Review)

I’ve been listening to White Wizzard for some time now. Years actually. No idea where I first discovered the band, but I was probably drawn in by the misspelling of “wizard”. Anytime a band misspells with Z’s or adds random umlauts over letters, their music is usually great. Now that that’s out of the way, I really didn’t know anything about the outfit before researching a little for this post. Getting going in 2007 and based…

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WHITE WIZZARD – Infernal Overdrive (January 12, 2018)

WHITE WIZZARD – Infernal Overdrive (January 12, 2018)

True American metal band White Wizzard finally unveil concrete plans regarding their long-anticipated new album. Band leader and bassist Jon Leon earlier this year announced the return of classic members, vocalist Wyatt “Screaming Demon” Anderson and guitarist James J. LaRue, to the ranks of White Wizzard, as well as a new label deal with M-Theory Audio. The band have spent much of 2017 crafting their finest offering to date, helmed once again by producer Ralph…

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SANTA CRUZ – Bad Blood Rising (Album Review)

SANTA CRUZ – Bad Blood Rising (Album Review)

When I found the album Screaming for Adrenaline back in 2013, totally blown away, it received a lot of play. I was beyond excited to have discovered this great new band from Finland. Santa Cruz began formation in 2007 but didn’t solidify until 2009. With a register of Archie Kuosmanen (vocals/guitar), Johnny Parkkonen (guitars/vocals), Middy Toivonen (bass), and Taz Fagerström (drums) they self-released the Anthems for the Young ‘n’ Restless EP. Finnish label, Spinefarm Records brought forth the debut…

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BLACKFINGER – When Colors Fade Away (September 15, 2017)

BLACKFINGER – When Colors Fade Away (September 15, 2017)

Doom-mongers Blackfinger are set to release a brand new album via M-Theory Audio. Entitled When Colors Fade Away, the album will be available from September 15, 2017. Singer Eric Wagner, formerly of Trouble and currently of The Skull, brings his unique and legendary voice to the next Blackfinger album When Colors Fade Away. Now based in Pittsburgh, PA, Eric has a new Blackfinger lineup including another familiar name in doom circles, guitarist Terry Weston (Dream Death and Penance). M-Theory Audio is pleased to…

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GRAVESHADOW Signs with M-THEORY AUDIO

GRAVESHADOW Signs with M-THEORY AUDIO

GRAVESHADOW – a Female-fronted Symphonic Metal band that incorporates Doom, Thrash and Goth Metal influences, based out of Sacramento, CA and winner of the 2016 “Sammie” (Sacramento Area Music Awards) for best Metal band – is the latest signing to M-Theory Audio. . Since forming at the end of 2012 Graveshadow has created a sound defined by crushing guitars, beautiful keyboard melodies, thundering bass, and earth-shattering drums. The powerful operatic vocals shift into unearthly growls…

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