Tag: Long Branch Records

Vs. Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Manaic!

It’s time for some cheese to go with that fine wine we’ve all been dining on so to 1983 we run and the Grammy nominated Michael Sembello song “Maniac” that appeared on the soundtrack to the Flashdance. Ironically enough the song was written by Dennis Matkosky whose imagination was sparked by a news report on

NEWS: Siamese left feeling numb?

Last week saw Copenhagen Denmark based R&B Metalcore merchants Siamese tell us that their 22nd October Long Branch Records drop “Home” had finally had mastering completed and clocks in at 12 tracks. So just how many of the now five singles released since “Superhuman” are going to make the grade? We’d assume the title track

Playthrough: “Desert Dread” from Ghost Iris!

When our favourite Denmark based Metalcore act Ghost Iris announced they had a legend making a guest appearance on their new album “Comatose“, not in our widest dreams did we think it would be Chimaira vocalist Mark Hunter. He lent his throat to “Desert Dread“, just one of ten killer cuts on the record and

NEWS: A Pale Horse Named Death curse the “Shards Of Glass”!

As the clock ticks steadily down to the Witching hour, a second new track from the upcoming fourth studio record “Infernum In Terra” from Brooklyn New York Gothic tinged Doom Metallers A Pale Horse Named Death (ex-Life Of Agony, ex-Type O Negative) has surfaced. After the unveiling of “Believe In Something (You Are Lost)“ the band have

NEWS: The Five Hundred bring the Walls down…

It took us a moment to get our heads around the combination but The Five Hundred have chosen a second single from their end of the month releasing new album “A World On Fire“. That cut is called “Walls Of Jericho” and features a guest appearance from Andreas Bjulver of Cabal… As opposed to what

Playthrough: “Cult” from Ghost Iris!

While we struggle to comprehend that Copenhagen Denmark based Ghost Iris managed to tap up Mark Hunter of Chimaira for a guest vocal appearance on their new album “Comatose“, their Ibanez endorsed guitarist duo Nicklas Grønlund Thomsen and Daniel Leszkowicz pick up the RGD71ALMS-BAM model and blitz their way through “Cult“. They’ll be upon our

NEWS: The Five Hundred announce “A World On Fire” in style!

When you have people like Alex Baker from Kerrang! Magazine describing your debut album as “Cinematic, crushing brilliance” you know you must have done something right. But that was then and this is now so following that description of “Bleed Red” by The Five Hundred, the band have announced that their sophomore album “A World

NEWS: A Pale Horse Named Death announce “Infernum In Terra”!

Bringing to an end a decade of mourning, Brooklyn New York Gothic tinged Doom Metallers A Pale Horse Named Death (ex-Life Of Agony, ex-Type O Negative) have announced their fourth studio record “Infernum In Terra” for 24th September 2021 via Long Branch Records. The  Sal Abruscato masterminded quintet have have premiered “Believe In Something (You