Death metal legends The Black Dahlia Murder have announced the tragic death of their vocalist Trevor Strnad aged 41.
While the mood of the do-it-yourself attitude of early second-wave black metal is all but absent on this tribute record, it is still a delight in terms of nostalgic charm – and while the holistic impression of the record is a little awkward and (obviously) not fresh, original creative output – but the admiration these bands hold for the halcyon days of black metal yore, and for Burzum, is undeniable.
Jan Vladimir Matejcek passed away peacefully at 14:20 on Saturday, September 23, 2017, in Toronto, Canada, surrounded by his heartbroken but ever adoring family.
All of us at PureGrainAudio are completely devastated by the sudden loss of Chris Cornell today at the age of 52.
Fort McMurray-based rock quartet, Freedom’s Note, are pleased to share a new video for the acoustic rendition of their song “The Fight”.
With their song “Dagger For The Eye” – which you can now stream and download right here – Calgary, Alberta’s The Press Gang pay homage to the late, great David Bowie.
German metalcore band pay tribute to Michael Jackson with their new four track EP. Hear a stream of the whole thing here…
Edmonton, Alberta’s progressive metal band, Tylor Dory Trio, has posted a cover of Motörhead’s song “Built For Speed”.
Alan Frew, the voice of multi-Platinum selling Canadian pop/rock legends Glass Tiger, is set to return with a new…
This Is Your Life, is a brand new compilation album that celebrates the life and career of one of the most iconic figures in hard and heavy metal, Ronnie James Dio. The list of contributors to this project reads like a veritable who’s who in the metal world with the proceeds from the record going to the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund (diocancerfund.org).