The Kings Kids announce the release of their Second Full-length Album “Set Sail and Seek…”  Unvarnished.  Unapologetic.  Striking a Course into Uncharted Territory between Classic Seventies Style Three-chord Punk Rock and Eighties Old Skool Hardcore, The Kings Kids Boldly Deliver a Message of Faith and Truth while standing firmly on the Musical Shoulders of Rancid, Swingin’ Utters, Ramones, Street Dogs and The Clash.  “Set Sail and Seek…” includes 14 songs of Passion, Energy and Redemption! Mastered by Cliffy Huntington at Steinhaus, who mastered such bands as Dropkick Murphys, Officer Negative, Flatfoot 56, Street Dogs and Headnoise.  Also, Album Cover Artwork by Legendary Skateboard Artist Jimbo Phillips.  Now Taking Pre-Orders at the Thumper Punk Records Website for Delivery in Mid-November 2011.  First 100 Copies Include a Limited Edition “Set Sail and Seek…” Patch of the Album Cover.  Get Them Before They’re Gone Forever! This is The Album You’ve Been Waiting For… Anchor Yourself.

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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.


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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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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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