01. Shotgun Mistress – “Save Me From Myself”
– Taken from their upcoming album, due later this year, Melbourne’s Shotgun Mistress have released a new single and video for “Save Me From Myself”, out now on Crusader Records.

02. Asian Death Crustacean – “Baikal V”
– UK experimental metal four piece Asian Death Crustacean who will be releasing their debut album, Baikal this summer have shared new single “Baikal V”.

03. Pattern Seeking Animals – “Why Don’t We Run”
– Taken from their recently released new album, Prehensile Tales, California-based Pattern-Seeking Animals have put out their catchy new single “Why Don’t We Run”.

04. Mudspitters – “Carry You (Through The Trip)”
Mudspitters have released their new single “Carry You (Through The Trip)” on Bread & Butter Records and you can check it out here.

05. Die Ego – “Demons Have Demons”
– Coming out of the backstreets of London, Die Ego are set to release their debut album, Culto, this week and you can get a taster of it here:

06. Night Demon – “Are You Out There?”
Thin Lizzy inspired rockers Night Demon have released their new single “Are You Out There” which is the third single to be unveiled this year.

07. Brantley Gilbert – “Hard Days”
– Hard-rocking country singer-songwriter Brantley Gilbert releases his latest single “Hard Days,” an uplifting track penned as a reminder that difficult times do pass. Check it out here.

08. Girls In Synthesis – “The Images Agree”
– Having been forced to push the release of their debut album, Now Here’s An Echo From Your Future, Girls In Synthesis have issued their new single “The Images Agree” and you can check it out here.

09. Broken Machine – “Fly Me To The Sun”
– LA grunge-revivalists Broken Machine, have released their trippy new video for “Fly Me To The Sun” a song inspired by taking LSD.

10. Asylums – “Platitudes”
– Ramping up to the July 17th release of their new album Genetic Cabaret, Southend rockers Asylums have raided their video vaults for new single, “Platitudes”.

I have an unhealthy obsession with bad horror movies, the song Wanted Dead Or Alive and crap British game shows. I do this not because of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle it affords me but more because it gives me an excuse to listen to bands that sound like hippos mating.