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THE INFINITE STAIRCASE Releases New Single Featuring SEVENDUST Members

THE INFINITE STAIRCASE, comprised of brothers Lenny and Jeff Cerzosie, has released its new single, "The Things We've Done" (a nod to THE INFINITE STAIRCASE's debut album, "The Things We Do"), via The Infinite Staircase, Inc./Vanity Music Group. The track, which features SEVENDUST drummer Morgan Rose, SEVENDUST singer Lajon Witherspoon, SAVATAGE/TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA guitar virtuoso Chris ...

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'Hair I Go Again' Documentary: New Trailer Posted Online

A new two-minute trailer for the forthcoming "Hair I Go Again" "documentary" can be seen below. Film synopsis: "The year was 1985. Thousands of miles away from the sonic debauchery of the Sunset Strip, a group of teenage friends shared aspirations of glam rock grandeur. Rising from the ashes of countless garage jams and taking ...

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JON OLIVA Interviewed By 'RockEyez' (Audio)

On June 29, Brian Rademacher of RockEyez conducted an interview with JON OLIVA'S PAIN and SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva. You can now listen to the chat below. Having released albums with SAVATAGE first and JON OLIVA'S PAIN later, this first Oliva solo album was about to become different: "Raise The Curtain" combines Jon's ...

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OLIVA: 'Raise The Curtain' Trailer Available

The official trailer for "Raise The Curtain", the first-ever solo album from JON OLIVA'S PAIN and SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva, can be seen below. Having released albums with SAVATAGE first and JON OLIVA'S PAIN later, this first Oliva solo album was about to become different: "Raise The Curtain" combines Jon's early music influences of '70s ...

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JON OLIVA Discusses First-Ever Solo Album

It took a while: more than 30 years after founding the legendary SAVATAGE, Jon Oliva presents his first-ever solo album. Having released albums with SAVATAGE first and JON OLIVA'S PAIN later, this first Oliva solo album was about to become different: "Raise The Curtain" combines Jon's early music influences of '70s prog rock with the ...

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OLIVA: 'Father Time' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "Father Time" from JON OLIVA'S PAIN and SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva can be seen below. The track comes off Oliva's first-ever solo album, "Raise The Curtain", which will be released on June 21 in Europe and July 2 in North America via AFM Records. The 11-song CD, which ...

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JON OLIVA: New Solo Album Release Dates Announced

JON OLIVA'S PAIN and SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva will release his first-ever solo album, "Raise The Curtain", on June 21 in Europe and July 2 in North America via AFM Records. The 11-song CD, which contains ideas collected over the course of the last four or five years, was tracked this past winter at Morrisound ...

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JON OLIVA: More Solo Album Details Revealed

JON OLIVA'S PAIN and SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva will release his first-ever solo album, "Raise The Curtain", on June 5 via AFM Records. The 11-song CD, which contains ideas collected over the course of the last four or five years, was tracked this past winter at Morrisound Studios in Tampa, Florida with producer Tom Morris, ...

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ARTLANTICA: New Song Available For Streaming

The song "Devout" from the melodic metal outfit ARTLANTICA can be streamed using the SoundCloud widget below. The track comes off the band's debut album, "Across The Seven Seas", which will be released in the USA on June 4 and in Europe on May 27 as a CD and digital download (including one bonus track, ...

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CIRCLE II CIRCLE: 'Seasons Will Fall' Video Released

The official video for the title track of "Seasons Will Fall", the sixth studio album from CIRCLE II CIRCLE, the band led by former SAVATAGE frontman Zak Stevens, can be seen below. "Seasons Will Fall" was released on January 25 via earMUSIC, the Hamburg, Germany-based international rock label which is part of Edel Group. Formed ...

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JON OLIVA: New Audio Interview Posted Online

Cutter of Envision Radio Networks' "Hangar 19" recently conducted an interview with JON OLIVA'S PAIN and SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. Oliva will release his first-ever solo album on June 5 via AFM Records. The 11-song CD, which contains ideas collected over the course ...

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JON OLIVA To Release First-Ever Solo Album In June

JON OLIVA'S PAIN and SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva will release his first-ever solo album on June 5 via AFM Records. The 11-song CD, which contains ideas collected over the course of the last four or five years, was tracked this past winter at Morrisound Studios in Tampa, Florida with producer Tom Morris, with Jon handling ...

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CIRCLE II CIRCLE: New Audio Interview With ZAK STEVENS

On March 8, Rustyn Rose of Metalholic.com conducted an interview with former SAVATAGE and current CIRCLE II CIRCLE frontman Zak Stevens. You can now listen to the chat using in the YouTube clip below. CIRCLE II CIRCLE released its sixth studio album, "Seasons Will Fall", on January 25 via earMUSIC, the Hamburg, Germany-based international rock ...

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ARTLANTICA: Debut Album Details Revealed

SPV/Steamhammer has announced the signing of the melodic metal outfit ARTLANTICA to a worldwide deal. Commented ARTLANTICA guitarist Roger Staffelbach: "After all the blood, sweat and tears we've put into making that album, we're more than happy and excited to see our album getting released by one of worlds finest companies, SPV/Steamhammer. It's a true ...

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JON OLIVA Completes Recording First-Ever Solo Album

JON OLIVA'S PAIN and SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva has completed recording his first-ever solo album, to be released later this year via AFM Records. The 11-song CD, which contains ideas collected over the course of the last four or five years, was tracked earlier this winter at Morrisound Studios in Tampa, Florida with producer Tom ...

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More Video Footage Of TESTAMENT Guitarist's ALEX SKOLNICK TRIO Demonstrating Signature Amp

More video footage of TESTAMENT/ex-SAVATAGE guitarist Alex Skolnick demonstrating his new AS Preceptor Alex Skolnick signature guitar amplifier with his experimental band ALEX SKOLNICK TRIO on January 25 during this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show in Anaheim, California can be seen below. Budda Amplification recently announced the release of its new AS ...

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CIRCLE II CIRCLE Frontman Interviewed On 'MSRcast' (Audio)

The latest episode of MSRcast features an interview with former SAVATAGE and current CIRCLE II CIRCLE frontman Zak Stevens. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. CIRCLE II CIRCLE released its sixth studio album, "Seasons Will Fall", on January 25 via earMUSIC, the Hamburg, Germany-based international rock label which is ...

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