Pressure to Release Melancholy New Single, “Am I Too Old”

Pressure are a melodic and eclectic hard rock band hailing from Stockholm Sweden, fronted by vocalist Olof Jönsson and also featuring Simon Forsell (guitars, drums, backing vocals), Ignacio Arrúa (Bass), Emil Salling (Guitar) and most recently joined by Olli Violet on additional vocals.   Forsell and Salling lead the charge with a distinct twin guitar attack that is rounded out by Jönsson’s committed and passioniate vocals, and with the addition of Violet on new single “Am...

Skies of Terra Release “Salt of the Earth”

What up fam! It’s the Denman here comin’ atcha with a fresh review. Today, I am reviewing a new song from the band Skies of Terra. If you don’t know them, you definitely need to check them out. They have put out some quirky, funny videos and make you laugh, but let me tell you, my brothers can make some kick-ass music! The new song is called, “Salt of The Earth”, and it is a...

Gomorrahizer Bring the Blast Beats, the Humor and the Grit back to Grindcore

As much as I would love to tell you that I woke up one fateful day last week and thought to myself, “You know what the world needs?  A Grindcore song about guys who talk a lot of noise on the phone but are never as tough in person”, I can’t tell you that.  I didn’t have that idea.  But thankfully, Ammo Boom and Gomorrahizer did! The live video doesn’t lie.  “Biblical Ninjutsu Grind Punx”,...

Tyler Cantrell Drops Sick Instrumental Album, Enigmatic!

  If you don’t yet know who Tyler Cantrell is, you probably should. The Solo artist, from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, picked up the guitar at age 10 and practically hasn’t put it down since. Tyler has also been the lead guitarist in the metal band Haxon, since 2016. The musician started his own ventures in the scene with his Ep, “As Above, So Below” and Ep, “Color into Space“; However, Enigmatic, co-produced by Chris Bollinger, is his...

Damn Glad “Up Comes Down”

Damn Glad, Singer/guitarist/songwriter, Matt Kurzban and drummer, Jeff Baker, founding members of the New Jersey based outfit of rocketeers, just slid their new release “Up Comes Down,” under our door, and it’s undeniably an album of solid rock, in unsteady times. The stand out track Blink of an Eye, is the signature tune for the ethos of this record; an uplifting respite from the doom of the past few years, it’s a fists in the...

Lifeguard Is “Squared Up” With Brand New EP!

Lifeguard, a two- member pop powerhouse from Pittsburgh, PA, have completed its debut EP, “Back to Square One”. Each member holds multiple roles in- studio. Jake Faigen performs on the guitars, the bass, and provides the lead vocals, while Elijah Bill plays the drums/percussion, the synthesizer, and provides the background vocals. The band formed in June of 2020 and decided to only include two members due to the COVID- 19 pandemic. Several musicians inspire Lifeguard,...

Hanna Barakat Releases a Single Like a “Criminal”!

    I have recently discovered Austin, TX native Hanna Barakat. She has released a single called “Criminal”. Barakat was born to an American mother and Lebanese father. Her passion for Arabic music and culture has directed her to spend some time in Beruit after her graduation from Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA. She blends an active rock, metal, and Arab- Oriental influences all into her craft. I have had the opportunity as...

Introducing the Official First Angel Media Playlist!

First Angel Media has scoured through our writers, reviews, catacombs, and vaults and is pleased to launch the ever-evolving, rotational, and official First Angel Media Spotify playlist, “First Angel Music”!  All artists contained therein have been reviewed, covered, or in some way promoted by First Angel Media, and in some cases, even work for us! Here is how you can support this endeavor and thus, continue building the scene: Follow the playlist. Share with someone you think...

Seethe : ZEN (0) is Anything BUT Calm and Peaceful

We’ve mentioned the name here various times since the beginning of the creative madness called Seethe began in 2020. Before we dive into his latest release, Zen (0), let’s walk through a brief history lesson on the dark angel himself. The man behind this insanity is Patrick McElravy who, apparently, decided that taking on ownership of a music label, having a metal band and being part of multiple collaborations wasn’t enough. He must have only...