Oct 182018

Oli Herbert, the guitarist of US metal band All That Remains, has died suddenly at the age of 44.

The news of Herbert‘s death was announced on social media on the US group’s Instagram account.

In the post the band, best known for such songs as ‘Two Weeks’ and ‘What if I was Nothing’, said they were “devastated” by the loss of one of their founding members.

The cause of Herbert‘s death is not yet known.

Oli was an incredibly talented guitarist and song writer who defined Rock and Metal from the Northeast [of America],” the statement continued.

“His impact on the genres and our lives will continue indefinitely.” Continue reading »

Oct 052018

Lyonik Herqoyan, bassplayer of Armenian progressive ethnic metal band Narrow Gate dies at age 23,  yesterday evening due to a car accident

Word of Life Church Armenia says: Our dear brother, you left us tears and longs, but we will remember you with this joy and smile. We do not say goodbye to you, but we say we will see in Heaven …

We express our profound condolences to family members, relatives, and friends. The comfort of the Holy Ghost is with all of us.

PS With great sorrow we inform that our young servant Lionik Herkoyan left his post yesterday evening due to a car accident. The funeral will be held from 18.00 to 22.00 on Saturday, and the funeral will be Sunday, from 12.00 to 14.00. Location: Erebuni, Khachik Dashtents str. 68/1, at the “Eden” mall (# 3), near the car market. Continue reading »

Sep 192018

Dream Patrol is an international hard rock / classic rock band founded by Ronnie König (Signum Regis) in 2016. The band members are from USA, Slovakia, Austria and Czech Republic. Watch the video below where Ronnie talks about guests on “Phantoms Of The Past”. 

The inspiration for the band name comes from the 80s horror movie A Nightmare on Elm Street, in which a demon-like creature would attack you while you were sleeping. With Dream Patrol you shall fear no more. It is a special office of combat against mind-invaders, working for you overtime, whenever you put on your headphones and start daydreaming. Continue reading »

Sep 042018

We Came As Romans have revealed how their lead singer Kyle Pavone died last month.

Kyle, 28, had spent a week in a Michigan hospital when he died suddenly on 25 August.

In a statement posted on twitter, the metalcore band revealed that Kyle had an accidental overdose. In his memory, the surviving singers have launched The Kyle Pavone Foundation, which aims to offer support for those in the music industry.

The band said: ‘On Saturday August 25, we lost our son, our brother, our best friend and our band mate to an accidental overdose.

‘The opposite of addiction is connection. If you are feeling disconnected or lost, there is help. Please take action, whether that is talking to your families and friends, meeting with a counselor or joining a support group.

‘If you are a friend or family member or someone who is struggling, do not be silent! If you are an artist in need of support through your struggle, we have created the Kyle Pavone Foundation in Kyle’s honour to help.’ Continue reading »

Aug 312018

Metal For The Master is a ministry to get christian metal cd’s to secular audience’s. No cost to bands or record labels. I pay vendor costs. A compilation cd will be released soon. This compilation will have a booklet with lyrics to all of the songs and special thanks to everyone who submitted a song or helped in any way on this project.

Here is the band/musicians list for the upcoming Metal For The Master compilation CD.

Torman Maxt
Shield Of Faith
Voices At Midnight
Pastor Brad
Collision Of Innocence
Cool Hip Priest Continue reading »