Retroactive Records and Saint would like to offer fans a MERRY CHRISTMAS and give them an EXCLUSIVE FREE DOWNLOAD of the track “Terror In the Sky” (Classic Mix).  This exclusive track is edited and features new vocals by Josh Kramer that differ from what is available on this song found on new release Crime Scene Earth 2.0 by Saint!  We think it’s a great song and we want to share it with the fans!!!  Enjoy!

Don’t forget we do have the SAINT “CRIME SCENE EARTH 2.0” CD now available (“HELL BLADE” too!) as well as the phenomenal LIBERTY N’ JUSTICE “LIGHT IT UP”.  Everything should be available at CDbaby, Amazon, Rad Rockers, Divine Metal Distro… etc….
In 2010, look for some amazing Retroactive Records reissues/releases by TITANIC, FINAL AXE, DANIEL BAND, BRIDE, RIVERA BOMBA, DELIVERANCE (all new release + reissues) many others!

In Bombworks Records news…….look for a tremendous release by Brazilian thrashers DISAFFECTION!!!
Thank you so much for buying our CDs and downloads…we will use 2010 to figure out better ways to bless you with more great rock and metal!!!
All the Mardel stores are now stocking the following eight titles from Retroactive Records and Bombworks Records:
SEVENTH ANGEL – “THE DUST OF YEARS” (Bombworks thrash/doom)
SWEET COMFORT BAND – “PERFECT TIMING” (Collector’s Edition) (Retroactive)
SWEET COMFORT BAND – “HOLD ON TIGHT: 30th Anniversary Edition” (Retroactive)
BRIDE – “TSAR BOMBA” (Retroactive)
GUARDIAN – “FIRST WATCH: 20th Anniversary Edition” (Retroactive)
ULTIMATUM – “LEX METALIS” (Retroactive Records)
Let the stores know if there are other Retroactive or Bombworks titles you want!


Comrades 2020

Becoming Comrades

The trio of Comrades – husband and wife Joe and Laura McElroy alongside drummer John Gaskil – is used to living in a van and touring the country. Now, their new normal has provided them with a moment to "be adults" for once. We recently sat down with the McElroys to talk more about the spiritual reality within life, how soon they'll be able to release new music, and how koalas are their new normal.


Photo by Quinsey Sablan

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Employed to Serve

Forward Under a Dying Sun

Most of these days, the sun rises and sets on a world that feels like it's dying. Across the pond, where Employed to Serve calls home, they're learning how to support their latest record a year into its release. HM contributor Andrew Voigt recently sat down with Justine Jones to learn more about the band, marrying your bandmates, and their outside shot at touring with Rammstein.


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Tigerwine 2020

A Disparate Vintage

On Tigerwine's latest, 'Nothing is for You,' vocalist and lyricist Trobee departs from the band's last effort as a concept record to write about an array subjects. Notably, Trobee tackles his evolution from rigid belief system to an acceptance and understanding of other ideas: "Through touring and becoming close with those very people I was taught to be afraid of, I realized how untrue it all is."


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My Epic performing their last final show before COVID-19

Between the White Noise

My Epic's last full-length album came out in 2013; despite a number of EPs along the way, the band's dedication to their craft, lyrical approach, and unyielding approach to let the music come naturally has made them critical darlings. Now, they're learning to interact and feed a rabid fanbase in between albums and in a new normal.


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