Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

All Blogs / Entertainment / Music / Metal / Popular


Metal News: Dead Inside Records announces the signing of hard rock/groove metal band Muckagee!

In what will most certainly be a win-win situation for all parties involved, Dead End Records (a fantastic new independent label based in the San Francisco Bay Area that was built by musicians for musicians !) has announced the recent signing of San Jose, California's own Muckagee. Show More Summary

Danger Zone-Fire Fire (Single)

Self-Release/Independent 2014 It's been two years since we last heard from Italy's Danger Zone. The thing is, based solely on the high quality melodic rock/hard rock that fans (incl. yours truly!) have come to know and love so much from...Show More Summary

Anthrax-Chile On Hell (Live DVD)

Megaforce Records 2014 Set for release on September 16, 2014, "Chile On Hell", which will be made available on both Blu-ray and DVD, is a live-in-concert release from Anthrax that was filmed at the Teatro Caupolican in Santiago, Chile on May 10, 2013. Show More Summary

Johnny Touch-Inner City Wolves

Shadow Kingdom Records 2014 Awesome album art and an awesome sound? Now that's nice. Real nice. For Australian-act Johnny Touch and their full-length debut "Inner City Wolves" it all sounds so natural, but that's far from a bad thing right? Formed in 2008 (and taking it's cue from traditional heavy metal, N.W.O.B.H.M. Show More Summary

My Own Ghost-Love Kills

Secret Entertainment 2014 My Own Ghost is a female-fronted band from Luxembourg, Germany which was founded in 2013 by guitarists Fred Brever & David Soppelsa and bassist Joe May. The 13-track "Love Kills", which will be released on October...Show More Summary

Gloryful-Ocean Blade

Massacre Records 2014 Ten month's after issuing their well-received (if reportedly nowhere near as intense as this epic, 40 plus minute release is) debut album, "The Warrior‘s Code", Gloryful return with the rock-steady "Ocean Blade". Show More Summary

J.B.O.-Nur die Besten werden alt

AFM Records 2014 J.B.O. ( James Blast Orchester) is a hard rock/heavy metal band from Erlangen, Germany that was founded in 1989. Dubbed "The Defenders of the True Nonsense", J.B.O. (now 25 years old!) is known for their parodies ofShow More Summary

Estrella-Whatever It Is (Single)

SJS Entertainment Limited 2014 "Whatever It Is" is a new single from Scottish four piece Estrella. Taking it's cue from classic 70s/80s rock influences such as Aerosmith, Def Leppard, Van Halen, AC/DC and Bon Jovi, Estrella is made up of brothers Paul Gunn (lead vocals), Luke Gunn (lead guitar) and Nathan Gunn (bass) plus drummer Leo McPherson. Show More Summary

The Flesh Eaters-A Minute To Pray A Second To Die (2014 Re-Issue)

Superior Viaduct 2014 Re-issued last month by Superior Viaduct, which means this one is fresh off the presses and probably still hot to the touch(!), "A Minute To Pray A Second To Die" is the second studio album from California's legendary (experimental) punk rock band The Flesh Eaters. Show More Summary

Bootlegs-W.C. Monster (2014 Re-Release)

Minotauro Records 2014 The first of two cult re-releases from our friends over at Minotauro Records, "W.C. Monster" was the full-length debut from Iceland's own ( pride and joy ) Bootlegs. Initially released in 1989, with the group's only other studio recording (the self-titled "Bootlegs") appearing the following year, "W.C. Show More Summary

Witch Mountain-Mobile of Angels

Svart Records 2014 Other then a brief break in the action in 2002 (and the fact that it took 10 years to get from the group's 2001 debut album, "Come To The Mountain", and it's follow-up, 2011's (Metal Mark-reviewed) "South of Salem") Portland's Witch Mountain has maintained it's presence in the doom metal community. Show More Summary

Penthos-Lifeless Haze

Self-Release/Independent 2014 Self-recorded and self-released, the four-track EP "Lifeless Haze" is the second overall demo from North Somerset-based Penthos. At just a hair over nineteen minutes (and most likely the very definitionShow More Summary

Interview with Skyconqueror

Germany's Skyconqueror made their debut here at Heavy Metal Time Machine on August 7th. Now I am pleased to present the interview that I conducted with this very cool, old-school/traditional heavy metal band. I want to thank them for...Show More Summary

The Gun Club-Fire Of Love (Re-Release)

Superior Viaduct2014 Long out of print and demanding a high dollar amount on the secondary market, "Fire of Love" is the 1981 debut from The Gun Club. It was only last month that this smashing 11-track album was re-issued in a CD-only...Show More Summary

The Rough Boys-Blood, Booze, And Gasoline

Self-Release/Independent 2014 Now, let me see if I have this straight. What we have here is a Toronto three-piece band that is named after a Neil Young lyric ( "All those rough boys, playin' that rock and roll") and sounds an awful lot...Show More Summary

Castle Freak-Still Rotting (Cassette Release)

Tridroid Records 2014 Leave it to our friends at Tridroid Records to offer up yet another great release on cassette tape! This time around the label is tackling Philadelphia, Pennsylvania's Castle Freak who, besides (likely) being named...Show More Summary

Letters From The Fire-Letters From The Fire

Self-Release/Independent 2014 This Tuesday, August 19th to be more precise, Bay Area hard rockers Letters From The Fire will release their self-tiled, 5-track EP. All the rage on rock radio these days thanks to their hard & heavy take...Show More Summary

A Sound of Thunder-The Lesser Key of Solomon

Mad Neptune Records 2014 On September 9th Washington, DC-based A Sound of Thunder will release their fourth full-length album "The Lesser Key of Solomon". Up front the obvious must be stated. If ever there was proof that one does not...Show More Summary

Dead Dark Slide-I am Dead

Dead Games Records 2014 Ever wanted to like a band so bad only to hear it and immediately shudder? On principles alone I should have dug this outfit. An industrial goth rock band whose influences include Gwar, White Zombie, Bauhaus,Type...Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC