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Finland’s hard rockers Block Buster have released a new single, titled “Bulletproof”

bb-pekka-2. The track is the first single off their upcoming full length debut album and the band says it’s a perfect example of what’s yet to come.

“From that exact moment on we came up with the opening riff of the song, we knew this has to be the first thing people hear from the upcoming album. ‘Bulletproof’ is a really aggressive straight forward rocker, but at the same time when it comes to singing, it’s probably the mellowest and most melodic song we have ever written” explains the band’s lead guitarist, Elias Salo.

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INTERVIEW: David DeFeis of Virgin Steele

BY: TJ Fowler

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Skullbanger Media: First I want to say thank you David for the opportunity to allow me to ask some questions about Virgin Steele and yourself for my site Skullbanger Media. I want to first say I am a newcomer as a fan.  Years ago I heard your song Wings of Vengeance but never looked deeper until just recently.  After doing so I was really impressed with not only your songwriting and vocal range but the sincerity you put forth in your songs and performances.  It was really refreshing to see someone be as passionate as you are in doing something that I can tell you truly love.  Could you maybe go into a bit of your history with music, what inspires you and when you realized this was your passion? Continue reading INTERVIEW: David DeFeis of Virgin Steele

CONCERT REVIEW: Amon Amarth, Behemoth & Grand Magus, Helsinki, Finland 13.12.2016 (in Finnish)


Teksti ja kuvat: Samuli Keskitalo

Tämän päivän parasta melodödistä esittävä ruotsalaispartio, Amon Amarth, on hieman salakavalasti kasvanut isot areenat ja jopa jäähallit täyttäviin mittoihin. Jomsviking-täyspitkän teemoilta kiertävä viikinkikatraasi saapui 13. päivä joulukuuta täyttämään black box -formaatilla klubimaisemmaksi rajatun Helsingin jäähallin miltei äärimmilleen. Mukana metallia takomassa olivat virkaveljet Ruotsista, Grand Magus, sekä Helsingistä oman osuutensa kiertueesta aloittanut Behemoth.
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Carlo Bellotti publishing opens the office in USA

Carlo Bellotti publishing announces the launch of the first office in the USA. The office, based in Los Angeles, will improve their ability to support and make the catalogue growing and doing activities in the United States. The new North American office is now fully active and will provide a full range of services and support capabilities to their Publishing Division also to the labels, WormHoleDeath and Epictronic.

The manager, Carlo Bellotti statedHaving an operation within the United States will make us increasingly effective and responsive to the American market’s requirements and enables us to give even stronger support to our artists and labels. Over many years our company has built up an impressive business throughout Europe and Japan, now it’s time to develop our strategic vision further in America to be complete. By opening our new North America support operation, we are re-emphasizing Carlo Bellotti’’s commitment to the market and our desire to grow.


Carlo Bellotti Publishing USA is the US extension of the growing firm that first started in Florence, Italy. We specialize in music production and music publishing, and occasionally venture into other various fields and markets, such as filmed entertainment and book publishing. The company has been consulting and providing services to national and international clients since 2000.


Brand new label- Too Loud Records

Launched with the support of WormHoleDeath Records and Epictronic, our label is ready to release and market, FANKAZ’s third album entitled “Seities” in cooperation with Overdub Recordings. The wide network of distributors and digital retailers provided by our partners in Europe, Japan and USA, makes TOO LOUD RECORDS a very strong label since the beginning. Finally, the notable amount of media that we are able to target, combined with major publishing service, via our partners, will give our artists a solid and effective support to both their releases and careers.


Manager of the label, Riccardo Daga stated: After more than 10 years spent in music industry, first as an author/guitarist/singer in bands of various musical genres like HC/Punk, Pop/Rock, and later as a producer and sound engineer in several albums for national and international artists, I felt the need to create my own path, that will allow me to devote myself entirely to musical projects in which i believe, for their artistic quality and attitude. The skills acquired during of my 360° musical career, led me to the creation of my record company, TOO LOUD RECORDS. Thanks to this new reality, the artist/band will have a chance to be followed and supported entirely by professionals, throughout all stages of their musical project.