Saturday, January 18, 2020

REVIEW : Collateral, Collateral (Roulette Media Records / Cargo Records, Release: 21 February 2020)

Collateral is a four-piece UK hard rock band and this one is their debut opus which is gonna be released on February 21st through Cargo Records.

Monday, January 13, 2020

Lions Pride Music feels excited to present you the front cover and press release details of their 29 May 2020 worldwide release Wild Souls "Queen Of My Heart

Formed in July 2010, Wild Souls is a Melodic Hard Rock band from Kavala, Greece. Until today they have released two studio albums titled “On The Road” (Jun. 2013) and “Game Of Love” (Oct. 2016) respectively and are currently awaiting the release of their third lovechild with the title “Queen Of My Heart”!

Heavy guitar riffs merged with melodic voice lines is what creates their characteristic sound, a sound that was quickly embraced by fans around the globe.

Wild Souls have opened for bands such as Steam Roller, founded by ex Whitesnake guitarist Doug Aldrich, Axxis and Pretty Maids. Noteworthy in their 10 year long history is also their collaboration with Doug Aldrich, who composed and recorded the guitar solo for “On The Road”.

Saturday, January 11, 2020

REVIEW : Shaft Of Steel, Steel Heartbeat (AOR Heaven, Release: 28 February 2020)

It seems that AOR Heaven will come face-to-face with Frontiers Music for this year's releases. The newest addition of AOR Heaven is called SHAFT OF STEEL. A melodic hard rock band based on London, UK, and centered around the songwriting partnership of Alex Markham (guitar) and Robert Fenning (vocals). The group’s line-up is completed by Adam Carruthers (guitar), Dominic Swords (bass), Chris Smurthwaite (keyboards) and Michael Levy (drums).

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Spanish Heavy Metallers SLOWBURN sign with Fighter Records; 1st song, cover & tracklist revealed!

Spanish Heavy Metal band SLOWBURN has just signed a contract with Fighter Records for the release of their 1st album "Rock'n'Roll Rats", which will be released on February 5, 2020 in CD format.

SLOWBURN were formed in Madrid in 2015 by musicians that also play in bands such as RANCOR, ARIETE, MOTOCICLÓN, ROAR and METAL LEGION. After recording a first 2-song demo, the band plays several shows with groups such as CLOVEN HOOF, GRIM REAPER, DARKNESS, RAVENSIRE, WITCHTOWER, LEATHER HEART... at the same time that starts the writing and recording process of their debut album which would lead to its completion in fall of 2019 and its subsequent signing by Fighter Records.

Confess: deal with Street Symphonies Records


Street Symphonies Records & Burning Minds Music Group are proud to announce the signing of Swedish band Confess for the release of a brand new studio album called “Burn ‘em All”.

Escape Music is delighted to announce the release of a brand new Robert Hart title “Pure” (Manfred Man Earth Band, The Jones Gang, x Bad Company / x The Distance with Nile Rodgers, Bernard Edward, Tony Thompson (Chic).


Robert Hart is a British Rock Vocalist and songwriter. His career has seen him play with the likes of The Distance, Company of Snakes and Bad Company, as well as the Jones gang and more recently Manfred Mann’s Earth Band. His recording styles have varied and he can range from Pop to West Coast to Blues Rock to Hard Rock, such is his ability.

In 1989 Robert recorded a solo album “Cries and Whispers” which can be described as prime time AOR and has been a highly sought after recording ever since. The album was originally released on Atlantic Records with Stewart Levine at the production desk. 

The new single & video from the UK’s DAYLIGHT ROBBERY will be on general release from Monday 13th January. ‘DIGITAL PREACHER’will be available on all major download and streaming platforms.


‘DIGITAL PREACHER’ by DAYLIGHT ROBBERY 

 The new single & video from the UK’s DAYLIGHT ROBBERY will be on general release from Monday 13th January. ‘DIGITAL PREACHER’ will be available on all major download and streaming platforms.  

This will be the first release from the bands long awaited 3rd album from the ‘Kings of Heavy Melodic Rock’ will be released via Solar Flare Records in Spring 2020. Distribution will be through Code 7 and will be released on all platforms as well as CD format. ‘THE ENEMY WITHIN’ is the follow-up to  Daylight Robbery’s classic album ‘Falling Back to Earth’ which earned the band numerous awards from around the world including several ‘Album of the Year’ accolades and ensured appearances alongside Dream Theater, Metallica, Whitesnake, Def Leppard, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Uriah Heep, Y&T and numerous appearances at Hard Rock Hell events.  

Monday, January 6, 2020

REVIEW : Jesse Damon, Damon's Rage (AOR Heaven, Release: 28 February 2020)

Jesse Damon is well-known as the lead singer/guitarist of the Hair Metal band Silent Rage. With Silent, Rage released a monster of an album entitled "Don't Touch Me There". This opus is still regarded as a classic at its kind. 

Saturday, January 4, 2020

REVIEW : DIRTY SHIRLEY, Dirty Shirley (Frontiers Music s.r.l. Release: 24 January 2020)


Dirty Shirley is the 'music' marriage between powerhouse vocalist Dino Jelusic (Animal Drive) and iconic and legendary axeman George Lynch (Dokken, Lynch Mob). The collaboration between these two amazing musicians brings back the sound of the late 70's and, also, the sound of the classic mid 80's in front row. 

Friday, January 3, 2020

MYSTIC PROPHECY release their third official video and single for the song “Dracula”.

The track is taken from the band’s upcoming album “Metal Division” out on January 10th, 2020 and can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/ZRmBu92zQA0
Produced by Aurora Motion Pictures

Directed by Kriss Jakob
DOP: Sebastian Buccheri & Kriss Jakob
Aerial: Sebastian Buccheri
Light: Fabian Schuhmacher
Make Up & Hair: Maja Lifer
Production Assist: Karima El-Guindehi

Lions Pride Music feels excited to announce another new signing for 2021! It's the comeback of the Switzerland's finest Melodic Hard Rockers Gunshy and their 1995 (Long Island) opus "MayDay".

Lions Pride Music feels excited to announce another new signing for 2021! 

It's the comeback of the Switzerland's finest Melodic Hard Rockers Gunshy and their 1995 (Long Island) opus "MayDay" to be released in 29 November 2021 on a special 500 limited press with more info to follow in the new year! Happy new Year 2020 from us in Lions Pride Music!
Melodic Hard Rock act based upon former OXIDO "Breaking Down The Walls" (distributed by Polygram Records) members vocalist John Luke, keyboard player Patrick Reilly, and bassist Mark Levin. The album Gunshy "Mayday" which saw studio contributions from the BLACK N' BLUE pairing of Jamie St. James and Tommy Thayer formely with rock giants "KISS" ! Recorded in L.A. California under the supervision of producer Pat Regan (Quiet Riot, KISS, Badlands, Deep Purple, Weird Al Jankovic, Billy Sheehan, Silent Rage, Black&Blue etc...).

REVIEW : The Ragged Saints, Sonic Playground Revisted (AOR Heaven, Release Date : 31.01.2020)

The Ragged Saints is a Finnish melodic hard rock band that since its creation, back in 2011, and after a couple of demos and a debut record (The Sound Of Breaking Free) it's now ready to unleash a really impressive album.