Dec 122019
 

Video footage from old school death metal band GROMS exclusive reunion show at Nordic Fest (Norway) last month can be watched below.

And Jr Rife interviewed the band and asked them about their past, their reunion and the re-release of their 1994 album “Ascension.” The interview can be watched in the video below.

“Ascension” is remasted and re-released on November 15th. via Nordic Mission.

25 years ago, 4 young men from Kristiansand, Norway released their debut album “Ascension”. The band was called GROMS (acronym for God Rules Over My Soul), and their music was pure and heavy death metal.

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Jul 282019
 

Jesus Christ – The Exorcist is a monumental project in Neal Morse’s already impressive discography. A Progressive Rock Opera 10 years in the making, it was written and produced by Morse and includes performances by Neal and an all-star cast of vocalists and musicians.

Jesus Christ – The Exorcist is available now on a double album set featuring about two hours of music that encompasses all the spectrums and genres Neal Morse is known for and, of course, tells the Story of Stories.

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May 072019
 

Askara is a progressive / gothic metal band from Switzerland. Their debut album “Horizon of Hope” was released in Oct. 2016. The band recently signed a booking deal with Desert Rose Agency. Read more about the band members, their debut album, the deal with Desert Rose Agency and more in the interview below.

TMR: Hey guys this is The Metal Resource from Holland, how are things going there in Switzerland ?

Things are going pretty much as usual. We spend our spare time with as much music as possible. Continue reading »

Apr 232019
 

Demon Hunter has recently released two album’s entitled “War” & “Peace”. Our Brazilian friends from Metal Na Lata webzine have conducted an interview (in Portuguese) with frontman Ryan Clark, check out the English version below.

01 – How or where did the idea of launching 2 albums at one time come and what were the “complications” that this brought to the planning of the band?

We’ve been sitting on the concept of two simultaneous and stylistically-polarized albums for quite a while actually. We knew that it would be a pretty huge undertaking, so we had to wait for the right time to do it. With the songwriting help that I now get from Patrick, fleshing out the sheer volume of songs needed was finally more of a reality. Plus, rounding out albums 9 and 10 at the same time felt like the perfect opportunity to make this idea happen. Continue reading »

Sep 072018
 

Angel’s Fire is a Symphonic Metal band from Recife, Brazil. The band has been around for more than 10 years. Their first full-length album “O Conto” has been independently released in the beginning of this year.

The band writes on their Facebook profile: Our goal is to enchant and promote imaginary tales that lead people to reflect the greatness of the creator.

To get to know these guys a little bit better, check out the following chat we recently had with them.

TMR: Hey guys this is The Metal Resource from Holland, how are things going there in Brazil ?

As always, a beautiful sunny day. In a preparatory period to the presidential elections. Continue reading »