Kittanning, Pennsylvania based rock outfit A Common Crown have been pretty busy as of late, dropping their new single “Awake” and album The Reckoning . Their rise in the Pittsburgh scene has been somewhat of a slow burner, having really branched out within the last year and establishing themselves as a force to be reckoned with (no pun intended). Having already started with top notch musicians; they have found their sound, their groove and they are ready to take on the world, starting with Pittsburgh.
Hard hitting, head banging, straight forward Heavy Metal is the mission of Corners of Sanctuary – nothing less will do. Old School is back with a vengeance…. Metal has returned – COSnROLL!
FUBAR is an original band from Irwin, PA that loves making music with our own unique blend of rock, reggae, punk and ska. We have been around since 2011 and our music has evolved along with our line up. We’ve opened for a handful of national acts, played the final Pittsburgh stop of Vans Warped Tour and played over a hundred shows from basements, backyards and bars to large stages and concert venues. We look forward to bringing more music in 2019!
With the world in a current state of quarantine, lockdown and uncertainty due to the recent COVID-19 pandemic, positivity for our global community seems to be in short supply. Everyone is looking for a way to cope. Social media platforms have become the norm for virtual interaction and connection as social distancing is in full effect. And in the wake of the virus’ stronghold on a day to day activities as well as the global economy, music venues have closed, concerts cancelled and tours postponed possibly until 2021. But the soundtrack of our lives continues to play a group of musical artists have come together to write and record an all-new, original song to bring both music and hope back to the forefront while raising some much-needed awareness for and thanks to those who have been working countless hours to keep our world healthy and well.
Keep it Metal Promotions have partnered with Heaven and Hell Records (US) to officially release the initiative’s new single, “No Road to Ruin.”
Heaven and Hell Records will make the Hear ‘n Now single, “No Road to Ruin,” available as a free digital download through their distribution networks. Listeners will also be able to contribute to a donation collection that will benefit The Center for Disaster… more
released May 11, 2020
“No Road to Ruin” features the talents of:
Steve Grimmett of Steve Grimmett’s Grim Reaper – vocals
Patrick Kennison of Lita Ford/Heaven Below – lead guitar
Chris Natalini of Blood Feast – vocals
Ed Mischke of Veronica Freeman – lead guitar
Frank Cross – vocals
Danny Gomez of Gothic Slam/Messonic – vocals
Alex Olivetti of Threatpoint – lead guitar
James Pera of Corners of Sanctuary – bass
Mad T of Corners of Sanctuary – drums
Mick Michaels of Corners of Sanctuary – guitars, keyboards, vocals
Billy Loney – backing vocals
Producer Bill Metoyer (Slayer, Armored Saint) – post-production
A Lovely Crisis is flipping the proverbial finger to the manufactured “pop band” image. Formed in Pittsburgh, Pa in 2010, brought together by a mutual love of old school punk and post-punk artists, A Lovely Crisis is a 4-piece punk rock band that looks to find the beauty that comes out of turmoil. Having spent a large percentage of their lives during war time and financial crisis, their songs give voice to their frustration, touching on corrupt politicians and human rights.
Their new full length, “Where Do You Stand?” is a challenge to the listener to question where they stand on issues that affect all of us. Produced and recorded by Anti-Flag’s Chris(#2)Barker, “Where Do You Stand?” is due out June 3rd on A-F Records with extensive East Coast and Midwest touring to follow.
After meeting in college in 2013, Antonio DiBiasio (drums) and David Pinkerton (guitar) began jamming their favorite songs together. They eventually began writing original songs and the band grew, gaining the talents of Doug Boylan on lead guitar and Sam Allison with vocal duties. Josh Mauro later joined the band, jumping onto bass after performing vocals in his previous musical efforts. The band began recording in the summer of 2017, releasing their first single that fall.
A Moment in Pompeii’s name reflects the temporary nature of life in a broken and unforgiving world: do what you can, while you can. Make your moment matter, because life is fleeting.
Know the feeling of adventure and anticipation that flutters in your stomach the moment you hit the road? That’s the feeling that bubbles up from Acarya’s music … earthy percussion, rocking bass, interlocking strings, and deep vocals create a sound imbued with excitement, wonder, and a feeling of freedom. This upbeat tribal rock band invites you to grab your dancing shoes, your backpack, a drink, a few friends, and join in – and don’t forget the marshmallows!