The new record is almost here !  05/04 is the release date. . . .   It comes in a beautiful 6 panel digipak.   All pre-orders come with a free copy of the new Velvet Blue Music sampler cd ’10 Significant Others’, so you only have 5 days left to do this – order here : !  For those of you who just can’t wait … the record is available now at Itunes here.  And last but not least the new record will also be out (maybe mid May) on vinyl, thanks to XRA Records.
Go hear, see, read :
Go see Burr live :
05/06 Fort Worth @ 8.0
05/08 Austin, TX @ Lambert’s
05/13 Ft. Worth, TX @ Central Market
05/14 Dallas, TX @Kessler Theater
05/19 Dallas, TX @ Reinfields
05/21 Denton, TX @ Dan’s Silverleaf w/ Telegraph Canyon
05/27 Frisco, TX @ Lochrann’s
06/03 Dallas, TX @ AT&T Performing Arts Center
07/08 Dallas, TX @ Barefoot at Belmont


Imperial Triumphant - 2021

Alphaville’s Metal Renaissance

With influences that span Miles Davis and Stravinsky to Geddy Lee and Les Claypool, jazz metal force Imperial Triumphant is the epitome of genre-bending. HM contributing writer Andrew Voigt spoke with the band about their unique style, the massive bass presence in their music, and the rise and fall of civilization.


Photo by Alex Krauss

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Heaven's Metal: An Oral History of the Genesis of Christian Metal

Heaven's Metal

When rock emerged from blues and 'heavy metal' began to surface, faith-based metal acts also rose to start their own journeys. Initially shunned by both believers and non-believers, they were fighting for their spot at the table, ultimately building a legacy that would go on to change the genre forever. HM presents an oral history of the beginning of Christian metal music, featuring Guardian, Tourniquet, Holy Soldier, Whitecross, and, of course, Stryper.


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Atreyu- 2021

Atreyu's Baptism

At their core, Atreyu is a hard rock band with metal riffs and pop choruses. Now, after more than 20 years, the band has stepped boldly into their next chapter with a change in lineup and an album that proves the lifeblood of Atreyu is stronger than ever.


Photo by Ashley Osborn

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