22 different CD releases from RETROACTIVE RECORDS, BOMBWORKS RECORDS, & BORN TWICE RECORDS are now available at FAMILY CHRISTIAN STORES across the USA!!!

Titles available include releases from – Stryken, Whitecross, Jacobs Dream, Bride, Saint, Rex Carroll Band, King James, Jimmy Hotz, Vision, A Hill To Die Upon, Titanic, Liberty n’ Justice, Deliverance, Guardian, Messiah, World Class Rock sampler, Seventh Angel, and Fires of Babylon!!!  Please pass the word along!  Facebook, MySpace, Websites, word of mouth, concerts, etc!!!   We want to thank FAMILY CHRISTIAN STORES for giving us this chance – and do our part by letting fans know that they can buy these amazing CDs at FCS nationwide!  FCS has 300 stores nationwide!!!

Retroactive Records signs classic metal band MASS!!!

Born Twice Records (Jesus Music ’69-’89)

Retroactive Records (classic rock & metal)

Bombworks Records (extreme metal)

Brutal Planet Distribution


HM covers from over the years

HM Magazine Turns 35

In 1985, Doug Van Pelt photocopied a letter-sized sheets of paper, bound them together, and handed them out in person on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin. It's all digital now, but, along the way, Van Pelt stirred up quite a few waves, played some seriously heavy music, and made a few friends along the way. Here: A quick look back at the magazine's 35-year history with Van Pelt and new owner, David Stagg.


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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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