Anneke van Giersbergen’s VUUR release first track off debut album

In 2016, renowned Dutch vocalist Anneke van Giersbergen announced the formation of a brand new progressive metal group under the name of VUUR. The band debuts ‘Days Go By – London’ with an album track video and digital release. This song is the first track taken from VUUR‘s debut album, which has yet to be…

STREAMING NOW: Forthcoming Re-issues from Caligula’s Horse (AU)

  Caligula’s Horse, one of Australia’s most exciting and innovative progressive bands, are set to return to Europe in June 2017 for a string of live dates including support slots with Opeth, Anathema & Pain of Salvation, UK headline shows and festival appearances at Midsummer Prog Festival (Valkenburg, Netherlands) & Be Prog! My Friend Festival…

FIRE RED EMPRESS make a thunderous impact with soaring new single ‘GIANTS’

“A hard-charging, riff-fuelled, radio-baiting monster that sounds like all your favourite bands beating each other to death” — Classic Rock Magazine “Equally delicate and ferocious” -Metal Injection Fiesty hard rock outfit Fire Red Empress are charging back into the scene with their new single ‘Giants’ that will set souls on fire. Frontwoman Jen means serious…

Album review: Steel Panther – Lower the Bar

Steel Panther, Lower the Bar Review by Erik D. Harshman    I’ve always said this about a Steel Panther album: you’ll laugh, you’ll thrash… and you’ll learn the truth about life and love. ​Well… Sometimes you’ll get the truth… Other times you’ll just get hyperbolic songs about partying, sex and metal, filled with equal amounts…

Vlog: Wizard World St. Louis 2016

Matt Albers Those that follow Damnation Magazine, particularly on social media, know that while we primarily focus on news related to all forms of loud rock music, we also branch out to pop culture. It’s no secret that there are parallels – especially among fans – between the music that we love and comics, gaming,…

Band Spotlight – 3TEETH

Los Angeles based industrial band 3TEETH has unveiled plans to release their highly-anticipated, second full-length album, <shutdown.exe>, on May 19th via OMF Records. Today, the band reveals the album title, release date, artwork and track listing for the upcoming record. Additional details and music will be disclosed in the coming weeks. Follow the band at…