Devin Townsend and InsideOutMusic are very pleased to announce that the new studio album ‘Lightwork’, produced by Devin and Gggarth Richardson (Biffy Clyro, Rage Against The Machine), will be released on the 28th October 2022. The front cover artwork was designed by long-time friend and designer Travis Smith. The album will be accompanied by a companion record called ‘Nightwork’, available as part of the limited edition versions of the release. […]

Review: Call Of The Wild Festival 2022 Reviewer: Dan Mann Photography: Dan Mann, Paul Saripo Finally after three years of turmoil and chaos, Call Of The Wild Festival made a welcome return to the Lincoln Showground. I thoroughly enjoyed the first COTW back in 2019 and was looking forward to seeing the new double stage […]

Finnish progressive metallers Fireproven are set to release their farewell album ‘Epilogue‘ on May 27th. In January 2022, Fireproven announced that after this album they will be disbanded, thanking their loyal fans releasing ‘Epilogue‘ which will remain their last effort, as a band. “Hello everyone! We hope that 2022 has started well for you guys. Sadly, we have to announce that Fireproven will no longer continue. There are number of reasons that […]

Worldwide chart-toppers Evergrey, masters of prog-infused dark melodic metal, break new horizons with their thirteenth studio album and Napalm Records debut, ‘A Heartless Portrait‘ (The Orphean Testament), out 20th May, 2022. Today, after unveiling the pounding album opener and first single ‘Save Us‘, and powerful second single ‘Midwinter Calls‘, Evergrey conjure another overwhelming episode on […]

James LaBrie, known internationally as the vocalist for progressive metal icons & Grammy-winners Dream Theater, embarks on uncharted waters with his fourth solo album, titled ‘Beautiful Shade of Grey’, out 20th May 2022. Today sees the launch of the album’s second single, ‘Give & Take‘, and you can watch the Wayne Joyner-produced video below: James comments: “This track is a take on the coercive manipulation between the corporate elite and the proletariat class. An atmospheric soundscape with beautiful feel and scope.” Paul Logue adds: “Musically ‘Give & Take‘ is a nice balance of Dream Theater, Eden’s Curse and a even little Queensryche thrown in for good measure. The […]

Dead End Space have just released new single ‘Falling‘ from the band’s new album ‘Cosmic Comedian‘. ‘Cosmic Comedian‘ will be released on April 16th via Alienation Records, and will be available on CD as well as  streaming services. Line-up: Johnny Engstrom – guitar, vocals Niklas Högberg – bass Galle Johansson – drums Facebook Twitter