We’re pleased to start 2012 with a release by ABSOLVED.  And, we’re so sure that people will like it that we’re providing a MONEY BACK GUARANTEE for people who purchase from our Bandcamp site.

ABSOLVED’s latest release combines their self-titled 2010 full-length album (known as the Red album, updated and digitally re-mastered) and their 2011 This One Goes to Seven EP, and is the first commercial digital download for both albums.  20 songs over 31+ minutes of punk rock for $10 (and a guarantee).  We would appreciate your mentioning this in your News section, and adding us to your list of albums for Review.

A link to the place where customers can purchase with the money back guarantee is:



David @

Thumper Punk Records


** Shock Your Mom.  Go to Church.


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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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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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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