Brazilian multi-instrumentalist Lucas Barbosa will be releasing his studio project Terra and its debut album ‘Hypercube‘ on November 19th via Rockshots Records. Today, the third single ‘Sound of Rain‘ is revealed with a music video via Rockshots Records‘ YouTube channel. Digital stream ‘Sound of Rain‘: here Barbosa explains the track: “‘Sound Of Rain‘ is a soundtrack for a […]

Prog/Power band Illusory have released a fifth single entitled ‘A Poem I Couldn’t Rhyme‘ from the album ‘Crimson Wreath‘, out now via Rockshots Records. DIGITAL: CD: “What is the worst nightmare you ever had? The following can be a question. Or is it the affirmative rhyme? An incubus crouched on your chest. A darkened horse. […]

From cover band to full-on heavy metal originals, that’s the story of Finland’s Mysterizer who made their debut with their 2018 EP ‘Tales From The Mystery Days‘, followed right after by their 2019 full-length album ‘Invisible Enemy‘ (Inverse Records). Now signed to Rockshots Records, they will be unleashing their sophomore album ‘The Holy War 1095‘ on September 3rd. “There will be something for every heavy/power metal fan on this album; catching choruses, riffs, traditional heavy music, and some interesting lyrical topics.” says vocalist Tomi Kurtti. […]

Rockshots Records is proud to announce their latest signing of Aexylium for their new album ‘The Fifth Season‘. Mixing traditional folk instruments (Flute, Violin, Bouzouki) with the modern symphonic metal, Aexylium‘s sophomore full length follows 2018’s ‘Tales From This Land‘ (Underground Symphony Records) and their 2016 self-produced EP ‘The Blind Crow‘. ‘Tales From This Land‘ has had over 110k streams on Spotify along with its […]

Italian symphonic metallers Eternal Silence will be releasing their new album ‘Timegate Anathema‘ on October 8, 2021 via Rockshots Records. Recorded at The Groove Factory (Udine, Italy) and Line/Out Studio (Milano, Italy) with mixing and mastering by Michele Guaitoli (Visions of Atlantis, Temperance, Kaledon), the full length will feature ten tracks of symphonic and power prog metal plus will […]

Review: Triton Devs – Stay Alive Rockshots Records (June 2021) Reviewer: Jason Hopper Triton Devs’ ‘Stay Alive‘ is an amalgam of an album featuring metal, funk, and even dance influences and is the creation of composer/guitarist/sound engineer Blacky Lee Stone. The album opens with ‘Black Angel’. It’s an instrumental opener, is one minute thirty-seven seconds […]