Indie Vision Music has released a free download of their newest compilation CD Ska Lives Vol. 3. With bands like No Lost Cause, which HM reviewed and you can check out online, you are sure to relive the ska era in all its glory. The next album on the list for Indie Vision is Punk Never Dies Vol. 2 and will also be available to download for free. More information can be found on their Facebook event page.
Black metal may not be the first thing on your mind when you think of Portugal, but GAEREA is here to change that. HM contributing writer Andrew Voigt sat down with GAEREA to discuss the band’s music, their mysterious name and image, and how office work can be art.Full Feature More from Gaerea
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.Full Feature More from Guardian