Home / Author Archives: Joel Barrios (page 2)

Author Archives: Joel Barrios

Mastodon film documenting the “Emperor Of Sand”album is released with 30 minutes of never seen before footage

Mastodon have launched an expanded version of their “Emperor of Sand” documentary online.  “Emperor of Sand” found Mastodon achieving their most careful balance yet between thunderous motorcycle-metal and knotted prog rock, and the Atlanta boys were rewarded with Grammy nominations for ...

Read More »

Finnish Fuzz Rockers MANGOO premiere “Beyond The Sky” video from coming album “The Heat”

Finnish fuzz rockers MANGOO (pronounced “man go”) will drop their forthcoming full-length “The Heat” via Small Stone next week. The Turku-based outfit’s third full-length boasts a wall of thick, fuzz-fueled guitars and hard-hitting drums with an added sprinkling of analog ...

Read More »

Tarja Turunen lines up All-Star cast for ‘Feliz Navidad’ charity cover

It’s that time of the year where many acts are unleashing their Christmas music, and Tarja Turunen will soon be one of them. The singer is preparing to cover the holiday classic “Feliz Navidad” with the help of some familiar ...

Read More »

Grunge legends Pearl Jam announce 14 dates in Europe for the summer of 2018

It’s been relatively quiet on the Pearl Jam front this year, but the band has now announced a 14-date European tour in June and July of 2018. The grunge icons will hit the continent in mid-June, with things kicking off ...

Read More »

CORROSION OF CONFORMITY unveils “Wolf Named Crow” video from forthcoming “No Cross No Crown” full-length album

CORROSION OF CONFORMITY is pleased to unveil the official new music video for “Wolf Named Crow” from their forthcoming No Cross No Crown full-length. Issues bassist Mike Dean of the tune, “‘Wolf Named Crow’ started with a couple of riffs ...

Read More »

MORBID ANGEL premieres new track from upcoming album “Kingdoms Disdained” to be released this coming Friday

Iconic death metal unit MORBID ANGEL will unleash their latest studio album, Kingdoms Disdained, Friday December 1st via Silver Lining Music. In advance of its official unveiling, today they are premiering the track “For No Master” for public consumption. You ...

Read More »

Nightwish will mark their 20th anniversary with the 2CD compilation album “Decades” and a North American/European tour in 2018

Nightwish will celebrate their 20th anniversary with a new compilation album titled Decades and an accompanying tour of North America and Europe in 2018. The 2CD album will launch on March 9 via Nuclear Blast and they’ll then embark on ...

Read More »

Steven Wilson to release Last Day of June soundtrack on December 1

Steven Wilson will release Last Day Of June, the digital only release of the official soundtrack to the PS4/Windows game of the same name, on Dec 1st. The game, which was released in August, and soundtrack was inspired by the ...

Read More »

Watch Orphaned Land’s trailer for upcoming album “Unsung Prophets & Dead Messiahs”

Israeli progressive folk metal masters ORPHANED LAND will release their new studio album, “Unsung Prophets & Dead Messiahs”, on January 26, 2018 via Century Media. Jens Bogren once again took over mixing and mastering duties of what turned out to ...

Read More »

Steve Howe pays tribute to son Virgil in “Leaving Aurora” video

Steve Howe has released a touching video tribute to his late son Virgil. Virgil died unexpectedly in September at the age of 41, shortly after he and the Yes guitarist had completed recording their collaborative album Nexus. The album was ...

Read More »