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U.K. traditional metal band Monument is streaming the band's cover of the Deep Purple classic "Black Night." The cover features a guest appearance by Firewind keyboardist Bob Katsionis. The single is available for purchase through iTunes at this location with all proceeds going to The Sunflower Jam charity, for which the late Jon Lord (Ex-Deep Purple) was a big part of.
Check out "Black Night" here:
There's a slew of new heavy metal bands popping up across the globe covering just about every imaginable sound, and plenty more appearing on the horizon. Thanks to easy access to digital tools and online methods of music distribution, the metal scene as a whole has an exploding population, and every year we try to keep up with the best new talent in our year-end “best of” awards.
To help get you acquainted with the best new metal out there, we’ll be briefly covering the bands nominated by our contributors for the “Best Newcomer” category of Metalunderground.com’s recent 2012 awards.
Writer/reviewer CROMCarl nominated the following acts for best newcomer of 2012: Huntress, Civil War, Beyond the Bridge, Symbolica, and Monument. You can also find yesterday's coverage of nominees at this location. More...
U.K. traditional metal band Monument posted up an official live performance video for the song "Fatal Attack." The song is from the band's debut EP "Rock the Night" (see Metal Underground.com's review over at this location), which was issued in 2012. For more info on obtaining the EP, head over to the band's official Facebook Page.
The live performance footage was recorded from Monument's first show at the Camden Barfly in London with Cauldron. Check it out here:
Hammerfest 2013 has just announced that along with St. Vitus, the festival line-up has just added legendary band Killing Joke. Angel Witch and a veritable who's who of metal will also be appearing at the Hammerfest 4 festival, which will take place on March 14th-16th at Haven Hafan y Môr Holiday Park, Pwllheli, Gwynedd, North Wales. Below is the current full line-up of bands appearing, with more information available over at the Hammerfest 4 website.
M-Pire of Evil
Texas Hippie Coalition
Def Con One
Commander In Chief
Sacred Mother Tongue
Line of Fire
Bull Riff Stampede
Black Acid Souls
Fire in the Empire
U.K. traditional metal band Monument announced the band's debut EP release "Rock the Night" will be released on August 6, 2012. Monument features former members of White Wizzard, Biomechanical and The More I See. The title track of the EP features a solo guest performance from Judas Priest guitarist Richie Faulkner.
U.K. traditional metal act Monument, featuring ex-White Wizzard vocalist Peter Ellis, is streaming the band's entire debut EP "Rock the Night" online (see players below). The EP will be available as a digital release later this year.
The band previously posted a lyric video for the track "Fatal Attack", which can be viewed at this location. "Fatal Attack" is available via iTunes as a single now.
Peter Ellis (Ex-White Wizzard): Vocals
Lewis Stephens (Ex-White Wizzard): Lead Guitar
David del Cid: Lead Guitar
Jim Ramses (Breed of Burden): Bass guitar
Arn Rogan: Drums
The track listing for "Rock the Night" is:
Rock the Night
Blood Red Sky
Check out the tracks here: More...
U.K. traditional metal act Monument, featuring ex-White Wizzard vocalist Peter Ellis, released its debut single "Fatal Attack" as a digital release through Trancend Music. The track is now available through iTunes. Monument will also be releasing a debut EP entitled "Rock the Night" this year.
The band recently posted a lyric video for the track, which can be seen here: