[interview] IMMINENT ATTACK: “Our goal in every show is to entertain the crowd, with both visual and audio elements, we don’t want you to merely listen to our songs, we want to give you a show to remember”

Whether its the enormous energy that this genre provides or the ease in which seriousness and fun go hand in hand in political messages or party songs and positive attitude, there’s something in Crossover that appeals to young and old alike! IMMINENT ATTACK is a fine example of a band that lives well with the…

AIRBOURNE sign to Spinefarm Records

Formed in Australia back in 2003, the unswerving champions of the Hard Rock cause AIRBOURNE have now signed a worlwide deal with Spinefarm Records! With brothers Joel & Ryan O’Keeffe at the helm, the band has spent the last ten years building their status as one of the most hard working bands in the Hard…

CLAUSTROFOBIA (Brazil) touring Europe in April

After two previous visits to this side of the Atlantic, back in 2007 and 2009, Brazilian thrash-death metal band CLAUSTROFOBIA is back for another tour in old Europe! They’re already confirmed to play in Portugal at the 18th edition of SWR Barroselas Metalfest and within the next days the full schedule will be revealed.

[video] RANGER – Defcon 1 (lyric video)

Speed metal merchants RANGER will release their Spinefarm Records debut “Where Evil Dwells” on March 13 and they’re sharing the lyric video for, ‘Defcon 1’, the opening track from the record. Check it out below: About the band, this is what our inbox had to say: A true product of the Finnish underground, RANGER is…

SONIC PROPHECY sign with Maple Metal Records

Hailing from Salt Lake City, Utah, power metallers SONIC PROPHECY have signed a worldwide deal with Maple Metal Records to release their second full-length album “Apocalyptic Promenade” on March 24th.  As part of the deal, Maple Metal Records will re-release Sonic Prophecy’s debut album “A Divine Act of War” from 2011 in Europe, UK, Asia…

ANTI-FLAG signs to Spinefarm Records and releases “American Spring” in May

Spinefarm Records announced the signing of Pittsburgh’s punk rock iconoclasts ANTI-FLAG! The band will release “American Spring”, its Spinefarm debut and its tenth album overall, this May. “American Spring”, produced by AWOLNATION’s Kenny Carkeet, Jim Kaufman (Funeral for a Friend, Skindred, Helmet) and Anti-Flag, features a cameo from fellow punk legend Tim Armstrong of Rancid…