VEGA is a UK band who formed in 2009. Their newest album “Who We Are” is scheduled to be released on May 13th but We Love Metal Dot Com got an advance listen and Morgan Storm hailed it one of the best new albums of the year so far!
There is something profoundly lacking in the metal and hard rock scene these days. Authenticity! Years ago bands made music and apologized or catered to no one. In this day and age you see bands bending to the will of their record companies and fans alike.
A song of the week and tour announcement. Not a bad way to start the first week of October. I have to admit I love talking about Hardcore Superstar because people either love the glammers or really, really, really hate them.
After listening to the latest album from Italy’s own, Simple Lies, it feels as if an older style of metal is making a comeback. Lately I’ve been seeing a hefty amount of 80’s style metal and this group takes that era and fuses it with muscle to give it a mean and bold attitude.
Times have changed greatly since Trixter was releasing megahit videos on MTV and blazing up the music charts with fun and energetic style. Listen to bassist PJ Farley explain how the new musical landscape and business model has actually eased the pressure on him and his band.
Timing is everything. An old axiom that can be applied to scenarios far and wide, it surely holds water in the music industry. How long does it take to be “ready” for the upper levels of the industry, and how hard do you press on the accelerator during the process?
Ever heard of the Premack Principle? It’s a fancy behavioral management term that we actually learned from our mothers. Hearken back to the days of, “Honey, you have to eat your greens first, then you can have a slice of that scrumptious Dutch Apple Pie with the crumble crust.