TOKYO BLADE – Unbroken (July 20, 2018)

TOKYO BLADE – Unbroken (July 20, 2018)

3MS Music are delighted to announce that Tokyo Blade return with a new studio album Unbroken, the band’s eighth, which is to be released 20 July 2018. The band’s roots go right back to the heady days of the rise of the NWOBHM and on this eleven-track album they prove that their cutting edge remains undimmed, this is uncompromising stuff. Whilst the band shared stages with the likes of Metallica, Ozzy, Dio and Scorpions at festivals across the world,…

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SEVEN SISTERS – The Cauldron and the Cross (Album Review)

SEVEN SISTERS – The Cauldron and the Cross (Album Review)

Seven Sisters hails from London, UK, and consists of four hard rockers in Kyle McNeill on vocals and guitar, Graeme Farmer on guitar, Javi Rute on bass and Steve Loftin bashing the skins. Having formed in 2013 this quartet form a unit performing the highest quality New Wave of British Heavy Metal inspired music you could hope to hear. They do not, however, just pump out NWoBHM in its basic form, but add their own…

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TRESPASS – Footprints in the Rock (Album Review)

TRESPASS – Footprints in the Rock (Album Review)

Yet another of those bands from the 80s making a resurgence. Are we tired of it yet…hell no! Certainly not when they’re awesome. In this case, we have a band called Trespass. These guys started out in Suffolk, England in 1979. Originally put together by brothers Mark (guitar/vocals) and Paul Sutcliffe (drums), Dave Crawte (guitar), and Richard Penny (bass). A single issued in January 1980, “One of these Days”, saw some play on the radio airwaves….

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Heavy Metal Band TYTUS Back in Studio (News)

Heavy Metal Band TYTUS Back in Studio (News)

Italian Heavy Metal band TYTUS are back in the Recording Studio! Press Release: Following the great response to their first album Rises (Sliptrick Records – 2016) and a bunch of killer live gigs in festivals like MetalDays (Slovenia), Home Fest (Italy) and others, TYTUS are back to their beloved Track Terminal Studio (Italy) to record some new stuff. The ten songs on the new album are going to be something in between the NWOBHM and the speed/thrash metal of the early days. Facebook Bio (edited): TYTUS has…

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MYTHRA – Still Burning (Album Review)

MYTHRA – Still Burning (Album Review)

Still Burning? Still a raging fireball is more like it! Underground NWOBHM cult act Mythra have offered up Still Burning for release April 28, 2017, on High Roller Records. I would venture to say that a lot of North Americans have not before heard the name Mythra. I was among this facet of the population until planning my adventure to Newcastle UK for the fifth annual Brofest Festival. As per my pre-festival ritual, I scouted out…

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BROFEST #5 Wrap-Up Day 3 (Festival Review)

BROFEST #5 Wrap-Up Day 3 (Festival Review)

BROFEST UK 2017 FINAL DAY Here we go with the final day at Brofest #5 in Newcastle UK. So far over the last 2 days, we have seen some truly fantastic bands! Every act on the stage has come packing their A games to this incredibly well-organized festival event. For those enjoying the traditional or old school or NWOBHM or whatever you want to call it style would do well to consider this event next…

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BroFest #5 Wrap-up Day 1 (Festival Review)

BroFest #5 Wrap-up Day 1 (Festival Review)

A salute to traditional heavy metal, BroFest has just completed its fifth annual event. The three day Brofest took place in Newcastle UK and featured acts such as Tokyo Blade, Battleaxe, Oliver/Dawson Saxon, Salem, Mythra, Saracen and many more. Where the festival’s moniker originated from is a mystery, but the event saw Decibel Geeks Mikael “The Lionsheart” Svensson, Graham “Sparky” Spark and Rich “The Meister” Dillon in attendance. Our three heroes were naturally joined by…

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Title track from new MYTHRA album available for streaming

Title track from new MYTHRA album available for streaming

On April 28, 2017, British heavy metal veterans Mythra will release a brand new studio album entitled Still Burning. The album will be available as a vinyl LP, CD, and digital download, and will be released via High Roller Records. The album’s title track is now available for streaming and can be heard on this location: https://soundcloud.com/high-roller-records-2/mythra_stillburning “It’s the first time the band has gone into the studio and recorded a complete album all in one go….

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AXE CRAZY – Ride On The Night (Album Review)

AXE CRAZY – Ride On The Night (Album Review)

I’m not really up on the Polish metal scene but if Axe Crazy are anything to go by then I’m on the next plane to Krakow. Incidentally, I was meant to go on a stag party to Krakow a while back but it was decided in the end to go to Prague instead where the beer was twice the price but flights £10 cheaper. Go figure… Anyway, back to matters in hand. Ride On The…

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AXE CRAZY – Ride On The Night (December 16, 2016)

AXE CRAZY – Ride On The Night (December 16, 2016)

Axe Crazy was formed in 2010, in Poland. Named after the classic song of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal legends Jaguar, Axe Crazy deliver traditional heavy metal influenced by bands such as Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, or Dio. In 2014 the band released its debut MCD entitled Angry Machines. Two years later, the EP was reissued on vinyl by Pure Steel Records. In March 2015 Axe Crazy appeared on German compilation album Trveheim – Volume 1 and subsequently,…

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