If you were on the lookout for quality thrash metal in the 1980s, your next stop after the USA would most likely have been Germany. With Kreator, Destruction, and Sodom leading the way, the so-called “Teutonic Trio” eventually expanded to include legendary beer bastards Tankard, but the country also produced a host of other quality acts. Bands like Deathrow, Paradox, Assassin, Vendetta, and Living Death all flew the flag with pride along with many other deserving names, one of those being underrated Siegen based act Accu§er. Continue reading
Myrkur’s Amalie Bruun has teamed up with multi-instrumentalist Anna von Hausswolff to reimagine Björk’s classic track, ‘All Is Full of Love’. Stream it here: Continue reading
Twitching Tongues has shared a brand new single, a cover of Celtic Frost’s classic ‘Necromantical Screams’, from their album To Mega Therion. The song is streaming on Bandcamp and released from the bands’ archives “for those under quarantine”. Please support this awesome band with your wallet or purse and jam this cover now! Continue reading
Cold’s new album The Things We Can’t Stop drops tomorrow, September 13th, 2019 via Napalm Records. Check out their new cover of Snow Patrol’s ‘Run’ right now! Continue reading
Papa Roach performed at Sonic Temple Festival last night, as the replacement for The Prodigy. The band canceled their US tour after the death of frontman Keith Flint. Papa Roach frontman Jacoby Shaddix sent the song ‘Firestarter’ out to Flint’s memory. Watch it now! Continue reading
Rising post-hardcore band Toothgrinder has shared their incredible cover of classic rock staple ‘The Chain’ by Fleetwood Mac. They had teased an announcement on their social channels yesterday. The cover showcases the bands’ wonderful vocal chops needed to pull off the track, but also it’s plenty heavy. Stream it right below and be amazed! The band is currently on tour supporting their 2017 release Phantom Armor (Spinefarm) with All That Remains, Gears and Escape The Paradigm, as well as two co-headlining shows with Skyharbor, so make sure to show up early and support! Continue reading
Rockers Scattered Hamlet have shared their cover of Twisted Sister classic ‘Stay Hungry’. The track and video are a heartfelt tribute to the band’s drummer, Jake Delling Le Bast, who is currently in a coma.
Exit Eden – the symphonic and power metal supergroup of singers featuring Amanda Somerville, Clémentine Delauney, Marina La Torraca and Anna Brunner have released a video for their cover of Bonnie Tyler’s 1980s classic hit ‘Total Eclipse Of The Heart’. You can watch it below: Continue reading