Archive for the ‘Reviews’ Category

Dragonforce have returned this year! Everybody is going gaga about power metal returning!…Power Metal has never died.
I present you with an album review that came out this year and not everybody has discovered the talents hidden in the genre.
I present you with a brand new Power Metal band in the making, this is Noble Beast with their debut self titled album and I’m gonna tell you why you should pick up this soon-to-be-classic album for your collection.

Buy the Album Here: http://noblebeastofman.bandcamp.com/

Give them a Like on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/noblebeastband

Check out the band’s Record label website!

http://tridroid.bandcamp.com/

Give Sellsword a Like: https://www.facebook.com/mercenarymetal

Give Dragonthrone a Like: https://www.facebook.com/DragonThrone

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Thanks to Asterix. We travel to Europe and discover a band that has released a NEW album! Hidden talent within Belgium.

Check out their website for News and Mechandise: http://www.fireforceband.com/

Give them the EXTRA Like on Facebook!

One band has made a major difference for the Rockcast.
Discovering bands has been a joy to me.
However, one band has made a huge difference!
I proudly show off my collection of merchandise and albums by the awesome Varga!

Head to www.vargahq.com to hear the songs and PURCHASE Enter The Metal & Return of the Metal. Give them a Like on Facebook and tell them where you discovered them!!

Copyright Vargantuan Music
Varga consist of Joe Varga, Dan Fila, Adam Alex & Sean Williamson

One of the most requested Album reviews of all!
The highly anticipated album, a sequel to one of the best albums of 2013.
A band from Canada made their name known last year on the Rockcast thanks to a link to download ‘Gamera’ for Free.
Is this the sequel we’ve been waiting for?
Watch the video to find out!!

From the country that has great talent from Amon Amarth, Arch Enemy, Emtombed, In Flames etc. comes a brand new band that deserves to be touring with those guys!
I bought the album from Bandcamp and I finally got around to reviewing a band that gave me an amazing shout out on their Facebook Page, I return the favor! I present you my review on Avenir’s Debut Album Chrysalis

Check out the Band on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/Avenirofficial

Follow them Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/avenirofficial

Subscribe to the band on Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/AvenirOfficial

Most Importantly: Buy the album on Bandcamp: http://avenirofficial.bandcamp.com

Also available on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify etc.

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NOTE: Sorry for the Low Sound Quality! :-(

Finally! I have returned to some album reviews!
What a way to return, an album that I pre ordered since December last year! I have high hopes for this band, the album is finally released and I got my digital copy (while I’m awaiting the physical copy)
When I first presented this band on my Rockcast, I dubbed them ‘UK’s Answer to Alter Bridge’
I present you with Martyr De Mona and their new Album ‘Impera’

Check out the band’s various websites:
http://www.martyrdemona.com
Like them on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mdmband
Follow them on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/martyrdemona
BUY THE ALBUM: http://martyrdemona.bandcamp.com

I travel to Norway to view some awesome thrash metal!
I present you with Critical Solution. Their debut album ‘Evil Never Dies’ is absolutely fantastic. I was donated this twice, digitally and physically (along with the t-shirt)

Please support the band at their websites:

http://critical-solution.net/

https://www.facebook.com/CriticalSolution

https://twitter.com/CriticalSoluti1

Buy via iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/evil-never-dies/id639272875

The design of the artwork is awesome, designed by Mario Lopez. Go check out his awesome website; http://marioestuardol.wix.com/mario

Was there any other albums from last year that you enjoyed along with Varga’s Enter the Metal?
Simple…
Are you a fan of Iron Maiden? Saxon? or even Judas Priest?
Then you should be checking out this amazing band. This is Dendera, hailing from Portsmouth, England. This is a prime example of the future!!
I tell you why that their debut album ‘The Killing Floor’ is one of the best albums from last year.
I’ll be surprised if they don’t get the attention after a fantastic debut!
If you want to support the future and begin your experience, head over to:
http://www.denderauk.bigcartel.com/product/the-dendera-package to get yourself 2 albums and a t-shirt! ALL FOR £20. Worth the Price!
Check out their various websites!
http://www.dendera.co.uk
http://www.facebook.com/DenderaUK
http://www.twitter.com/denderauk
www.youtube.com/denderauk

The Rock Fanatic reviews an album that is an absolute bargain! I bought an album from iTunes and this one album caught my attention. 6 Tracks and it cost £2.49! No one has ever reviewed the album and so I come to the rescue. I present you with a band from Norway, Few Dollars More. I’ve filmed this review with a brand new webcam ready for future reviews and interviews via Skype.

Buy the album on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/westcoast-lover-ep/id639399491

Check out their Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/fewdollarsmore and their website: http://www.fewdollarsmore.net/

Buy Tickets for the Metal Gods 2014: http://www.etickets.to/buy/?e=10980

Head over to the Rock and Metal Circus 2014 for Lineup and Tickets: http://www.rockmetalcircus.co.uk/

So I’m back with an album review! I decided to give you my opinion on a group that’s meant a lot to me in the last 3 years.
This is Battlecross, I’ve played them twice on my Rockcast. Since discovering them on twitter, they have easily become one of my favorite bands of all time.
I’ve decided to check out their debut album Pursuit of Honor, which I think is one of the greatest debut albums (well in the top 3 anyway!)
They are owned by the awesome Metal Blade Records: My all time favorite Record Label.
Go check out their website www.battlecrossmetal.com
Like them on Facebook: www.facebook.com/battlecrossmetal
Follow them on twitter www.twitter.com/Battlecross

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