Kid Rock to Headline the DAYTONA 500 Budweiser Pre-Race Show

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Multi-platinum award-winning, American rock star Kid Rock will perform the DAYTONA 500 Budweiser Pre-Race Show, the prelude to the 57thannual “Great American Race” on Sunday, Feb. 22 (1 p.m. – FOX, FOX Deportes, MRN Radio and SiriusXM Radio.) Kid Rock will perform several of his hits, including his brand new … Continue reading

XIBALBA: First Single From Tierra Y Libertad LP Released Via VICE/Noisey; West & East Coast Record Release Shows Announced

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Pomona, California’s XIBALBA has unchained the first single from their approaching Tierra Y Libertad LP with a stream of the album’s third track, “Invierno,” now playing at Noisey.   Bearing an impressive arsenal of recordings amassed since 2010, including notable splits, EPs, demos and two prior LPs, each chapter of … Continue reading

New Video: Apollo Brown & Ras Kass “Deliver Us From Evil”

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Legendary lyricist Ras Kass breaks it down over soul stirring, head nodding production from Detroit producer Apollo Brown on this eye opener of a track. “Deliver Us From Evil” continues Ras’ demolition of the status quo with line after line of sharp minded political observations and clever word play. From … Continue reading


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Alternative Pop band Never Shout Never, aka Christofer Drew and his fellow band mates, has announced today, plans for a  2015 Late Winter North American headline tour, called the “Mid Winter’s Night’s Dream Acoustik Tour.” The tour will begin on February 20th in Los Angeles, CA., and will wrap up … Continue reading

Dave Sitek’s Federal Prism Launches Pop-Up Record Shop Targeting Vinyl Collectors and Serious Music Fans

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Dave Sitek’s FEDERAL PRISM is pleased to announce the launch today of a unique pop-up record store designed to serve music collectors and serious music fans. The store features exclusive and limited edition vinyl, downloads, apparel and creative works from a wide variety of artists and genres, including TV on … Continue reading

YOB: Portland’s Favorite Doom Craftsman Announce North American Tour Dates With Enslaved This March

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Following two furiously sold-out nights at renowned Brooklyn rock bar, Saint Vitus, as well as their mammothly efficacious European trek before that, Portland’s most prized doom craftsman, YOB, will return to the stage this Spring for a North American run supporting progressive black metal technicians, Enslaved. Slated to commence on … Continue reading

Free Music: Irish Tech Metallers Vile Regression Release ‘Empires’

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Yes, you did read it right, Irish tech metallers Vile Regression have just announced the release of their brand new record ‘Empires’ and it’s free for all. Guitarist Brian Brady comments: “We’ve been blown away by the positive feedback we have received from the online metal community and printed metal … Continue reading

NBS, “Seven”. Cappadonna, Sonny Seeza Swiss producers collab with Boston rappers

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watch the “Seven” music video preview/grab the clean 320kbps mp3 Swissvets: Hot Dogs To Swiss Francs on iTunes Twitter [@nthebs] | Twitter [@knucklesnbs] | Twitter [@flashnbs] Twitter [@empiremusicch] | Twitter [@jakebeatz] | Twitter [@dj_tray] N.B.S. Facebook | Empire Music Facebook Boston-bred cousins E Flash and Vee Knuckles are N.B.S., presenting … Continue reading

LEPROUS – New album update; First festival dates confirmed for 2015

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Norwegian Progsters LEPROUS are back in the studio working on the follow-up album to 2013’s acclaimed release Coal, which was successfully promoted with tours through Europe, Japan, North America and the UK. The still-untitled new album is expected for a May 2015 release via InsideOutMusic.   LEPROUS have checked in … Continue reading

DARK FUNERAL introduces new band members

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After launching their new track, “Nail Them To The Cross”, some days ago, Swedish black metal legends DARK FUNERAL are now introducing their new frontman Heljarmadr and bassist Natt: Heljarmadr With roots in the second half of the 90’s black metal scene and in bands such as highly respected … Continue reading