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Cry of the wolf magazine interview with VEONITY

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On the verge of releasing what can no doubt be another epic power metal  triumph, we interviewed swedish legends, Veonity. Regarded as one of the brightest hopes for continued metal success around the world, Veonity was voted 2016 power metal band of the year by cry of the wolf magazine. Be sure to pick up their next release, legend of the starborn on sliptrick records on November, 27th.

First congrats on the upcoming release!   Thank you, we are really looking forward to show the world what we have been up to this past year! Take us through the writing  process for Legends Of The Starborn   To be honest, which I think I have to be here, we started writing this album a few month before “Into The Void” was releasedha ha... Me and Anders who writes the music just have an abundance of power metal flowing through us. We had the conce…

Judas Priestess Interview

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Judas Priestess welcomed me with open arms into their backstage lounge between sets at the vault In New Bedford, Mass. It was a home state show for their Drummer and the band was full of energy. I found these Heavy metal fanatics to be true fans of   Judas Priest's music and understood what it means to the heavy metal world. Front woman, Militia proved she was truly down to earth, friendly, yet passionate about her role, and the bands role in offering a tribute to the original Metal Gods.



How long has this band been together?

 We emerged in 2009. 9 years. never imagined people would care this long. If no one was coming then we would hang it up but people keep coming.


Would you ever tour overseas?

We have done Canada we would like to get overseas. Every time they talk the green it gets taken off the table. It's not cheap plus Judas priest keeps going over there  to play a lot of biker rallies in the south. I feel like there's an audience over there just waiting



Have you ever …

PSYCLE Interview Providence, Rhode Island Rock And Roll Band

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PSYCLE Interview
     Providence, Rhode Island based rock band, PSYCLE  is one of the areas best original groups. Their sound, a mixture of hard rock and country tinged rock is a breath of fresh local air. With two EPs under their belts, this seasoned band is ready to take their music to the next level. Check out PSYCLE on facebook and their web site. They will not be local for long!!! First and fore most who came up with the name: PSYCLE?  Psycle came about right before our first show back in 2000. We were asked by a promoter what our band name was and we hadn’t even discussed it. The idea of things coming full circle and getting what you give is something that has always fascinated me. Karma is on my mind often and I have always believed that if you put good things into the universe it will find its way back to you. Unfortunately, the universe doesn’t believe in time management hahahahha You have an almost country rock flavor to your sound. How would you describe your music?  We have…

JUDAS PRIESTESS/MELIA SHOW REVIEW 8/10/2018

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The Greasy Luck Brewpub and its adjoining rock venue,"the Vault" have hosted a number of notable rock and heavy rock acts lately. The venue is large enough to handle these acts yet intimate enough to offer ample viewing of the stage from anyplace in the room. My experiences there have been nothing but positive from the menu to the bartenders this place is a top notch premier venue.



     On Friday, August 10th, the all female Judas Priest tribute band, JUDAS PRIESTESS entered the vault and tore the roof off. The opening act, MELIA, features a  flashy guitarist/singer, with a quick hand and a raspy,soulful voice.



 The elements of pop and alternative rock were there, as well as some punk and hard rock influences. it all blended together with a tight band behind her. 



MELIA rips on her guitar but at times pulls back and allows her band to shine. In particular was the incredibly tight backing musicians, Angelo Marasco on bass, Jimmy Whitaker on rhythm guitar, and the show stopping p…

PRIMAL FEAR returns with their latest epic metal masterpiece, APOCALYPSE

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PRIMAL FEAR returns with their latest epic metal masterpiece, APOCALYPSE, on August 10th. Created in 1997 by vocalist RALF SCHEEPERS, and Bassist MATT SINNER, This German  band has been a constant juggernaut of metal anthems and crushing ballads for over 20 years!
 This trend continues on the inspiring APOCALYPSE. 11 scorching tracks of molten heavy metal ready to be pounded into your brain. Have no doubt that PRIMAL FEAR is one of the best metal acts on the planet.




Tracks like, "Kings Of  Madness", and "Hounds of Justice" slice right through your speakers.Epic tomes like " Supernova" reveal a band at the height of its creativity. In short, this album is a true iconic representation of what modern heavy metal should sound like.


 Most of their peers tend to veer off in different variations of the metal genre. But PRIMAL FEAR remains solidly entrenched in the magnificent metal they love to create.

   Frontiers Records have scored another Power hit with the…

Vince Neil of Mötley Crüe Headlines Inaugural Idaho Rockfest August 24-25

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Vince Neil of Mötley Crüe Headlines Inaugural Idaho Rockfest August 24-25
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho – Vince Neil, the legendary frontman of Mötley Crüe, will perform all the Mötley Crüe iconic hits when he headlines the inaugural Idaho Rockfest at Melaleuca Field August 24-25 in Idaho Falls. Idaho Rockfest will also host performances by Great White, RATT, Dokken, Warrant, Sebastian Bach and Lynch Mob. CLICK HERE for a two-day $99 pass.

Idaho Rockfest is produced by Ron Heyrend of EKR Entertainment. "It's going to be stellar weekend of iconic rock music at Melaleuca Field in Idaho Falls! There’s never been a festival of this magnitude in our region, so we're looking forward to bringing A-list rock and metal entertainment to their loyal fan base here," Heyrend shared.

The two-day lineup of rock acts have collectively sold more than 170 million albums!

August 24
RATT
Dokken
Warrant
(more bands to be announced soon)

August 25
Vince Neil of Mötley Crüe
Sebastian Bach
Great …

INTERVIEW WITH DEVIL IN THE MIST VOCALIST: KATY REIGN

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Katy Reign is a local New England vocalist/model with an incredibly gifted voice. Her latest project, DEVIL IN THE MIST, is a tour de force of powerful songs. Recently she answered a few questions...
Who are your main influences vocally? Gotta go with Lita Ford, Shirley Manson, Christopher Hall and Phil Anselmo.  
Which do you like better...Modeling or performing? I miss modeling at times, but performing is where my heart is, at some point I may get back into modeling. 

Any regimen you do to keep your vocals in shape? I bite more than I can chew most times, so I'm always performing, be it live or in the studio. 
Do you feel that social media is a positive force or negative in the music business? I believe social media definitely made a tremendous impact for us musicians, the only downfall is that now every company is asking for money, so it's not what it used to be. But then again, you can say the same thing about paying to play live. 
What first got you into singing? I'd have …

Granny4Barrel Interview

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