Tag: Rock Heavy Metal

Reissue of Corsair’s debut EP Alpha Centauri Drops July 8th on Shadow Kingdom Record

Another magnificent CORSAIR reissue, Alpha Centauri, is scheduled for release through Shadow Kingdom Records on July 8th. Quietly arriving onto the scene in 2010, Alpha Centauri is CORSAIR’s first EP and constitutes the foundation of what would be in the coming years a classic Progressive Rock / Heavy Metal band. Heavily rooted in the sounds …

DIO’s Final Studio Album “Master of the Moon” to be Issued as Picture Disc

Ronnie James Dio’s stellar musical career was matched by very few, and what turned out to be the last-ever studio album released by his solo band, Dio, will be issued as a picture disc on June 5th. ‘Master of the Moon’ will be released via the Niji Entertainment Group, and is the first time the …

Reissue of Rainbow’s ‘LONG LIVE ROCK ‘N’ ROLL’ Celebrating Record Store Day

Rainbow’s 1978 studio effort, ‘Long Live Rock ‘n’ Roll’ was a very significant album for the band, as it signaled the last Rainbow release to feature the legendary Ronnie James Dio. But despite Dio’s imminent departure from the band, the album has become not only one of Rainbow’s best, but one of the best hard …

ROCK SCIENCE: New Trivia Boardgame For the Metalheads!

Can you say ‘perfect metalhead Christmas gift’?  Rock Science is a new trivia boardgame about rock’n’roll.  Swedish rockers, including legendary Nicke Andersson (Imperial State Electric, The Hellacopters, Entombed) helped with creating the game. The goal was to create unique entertainment out of what every rocker talk about during the beer drinking pre-partys. With 2500 questions …

Collectible DIO RELEASES Available Thru Niji Entertainment

Without question, Ronnie James Dio was one of the greatest vocalists in hard rock/heavy metal history, who built a fanatical and devoted following during his multi-decade career. And in the coming months, Dio collectors will have the opportunity to pick up some truly one-of-a-kind releases – a limited edition picture disc of Elf’s self-titled debut …

RONNIE JAMES DIO and Elf: Release of Soundtrack ‘And Before Elf…There Were Elves’

Over the years, legendary singer Ronnie James Dio fronted some of the most popular/enduring hard rock/heavy metal bands of all-time, including Rainbow, Black Sabbath/Heaven & Hell, and Dio. But before all of these bands, there was Elf. Described as a “Rock/Honky Tonk/Blues band” a forthcoming release, ‘And Before Elf…There Were Elves’ will prove that Ronnie …

DOKKEN to Appear with Minos at Riverside Concert

  DOKKEN Riverside Concerts Rochester Mayo Park, behind Mayo Civic Center Sunday, July 17, 2011 • 7:00 PM Mayo Park | FREE 201 4th St. Rochester, MN 55904 Opening for Dokken will be  MINOS! http://www.dokken.net/ Head here to get ticket info.

Hard Rock Gem ROYAL BLOOD Surfaces 20 Years Later

FnA Records has uncovered another hidden gem and piece of music history.  After turning down numerous recording contracts back in 1991, Royal Blood and their lost recordings finally get their due release.  Royal Blood consists of world renowned guitarist and two time Grammy nominee Alex Masi, Billboard chart-topping songwriter and bassist Rocky Newton (MSG, Lionheart) …

THIN LIZZY To Open For JUDAS PRIEST For Fall North American Tour

It’s almost impossible to find a modern day hard rock/heavy metal band that doesn’t list Thin Lizzy as an influence.  So the band couldn’t have picked a better time to launch an arena tour, opening for Judas Priest on their farewell “Epitaph Tour.” Comprised of a kick ass line-up featuring such Phil Lynott-era Lizzies as …

Metal Historian/Journalist JON SUTHERLAND on Video Cast

Get yourself an  incredible Heavy Metal History Lesson exposing the true roots of  ’70s Hard Rock and Heavy Metal in the eyes of perhaps American media’s biggest rock and roll fan and groundbreaking music journalist… Jon Sutherland. The Shockwaves Skull Sessions Video Cast debuts this episode where you’ll get a in-depth look into the mind …

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