Rockin the Bowl Festival to take place in September 2022 at Don Valley Bowl, Sheffield

South Yorkshire’s biggest outdoor rock festival, Rockin the Bowl, welcomes you back for 2022.

With 3 days, 2 stages and no clashes, we are ecstatic to announce that on Friday party favourites The Quireboys will headline with special guests Mason Hill.

On Saturday the incredible Orange Goblin will headline with support from the legendary Diamond Head.

Praying Mantis to release new studio album “Katharsis” on January 28th 2022

Frontiers Music Srl is excited to announce the release of the newest studio album, “Katharsis” from long-running UK hard rockers Praying Mantis on January 28th, 2022. This will be their 12th studio album and sees the band steadily progressing from the sonic signatures of their last release, “Gravity”.

Fans can get their first taste of new music from the band with the release of the single and video for “Cry for the Nations”. Watch the video below.

Saxon to release new studio album “Carpe Diem” on February 4th 2022

Life hath no fury like a legend in full roar... and on February 4th, 2022, Saxon will show just that to the world when they release their 23rd studio album, “Carpe Diem”, through Silver Lining Music, serving notice to anyone who ever felt otherwise that they remain both vanguards and masters of British Metal.

Wolftooth to release new studio album “Blood & Iron” on December 3rd 2021

Richmond, Indiana’s Wolftooth launched onto the scene in 2017, swiftly grabbing the attention of fans, tastemakers and industry alike. Now, building upon the subterranean success of their lauded previous albums (2018’s “Wolftooth” and 2020’s “Valhalla”), the band unveils their colossal full-length Napalm Records debut, “Blood & Iron”, out December 3rd, 2021.

Vardis to release new new double live album “100 M.P.H.@100 Club” on November 26th 2021

In the 1970s Vardis’ relentless touring of the working mens clubs of Northern England took them to support slots with Hawkwind, Slade, Motörhead and Saxon, emerging with a reputation for a unique heavy rock attack and high energy technical brilliance.

Iron Maiden - Senjutsu

I will admit that Iron Maiden going all Japan-esey, with a very thematic album at least in terms of title and imagery – but also certain songs, was an idea that both bewildered and excited me and maybe gave me a bit of an anxiety too, thinking that if this sucked – it would suck a huge wang – monumentally that is (political correctness just left the building, thank you)!

Entierro to release new EP “El Camazotz” on June 18th 2021

U.S. Heavy Metal band Entierro have announced the June 18th, 2021, release of long awaited follow-up to their 2018 self-titled full-length.

Entitled “El Camazotz”, after the Mayan bat god associated with night, death and sacrifice, the five-song EP represents a new chapter in the story of the band.

Stream EP track “The Tower” here or below.