Issue 155

Issue 155

Five Finger Death Punch mix it up with the first part of a twin album release that seems them adding new styles to their rampant modern metal formula. Vikings Amon Amarth return with their ninth album of death metal mayhem. Todd La Torre breathes fresh new life into Queensryche, whose latest album is a startling return to form. We chat to Ritchie and Candice about the new Blackmore’s Night release …

Phil Anselmo song premier‏

Phil Anselmo song premier‏

Every generation has its iconic artists. No other band left a deeper mark on metal in the 90′s than PANTERA.

Raging, roaring and bulldozing their way through the metal scene, these Texans have left a lasting legacy. At their front stood anger and hostility personified, PHILIP H. ANSELMO. Now the living legend is back with the first solo album in his hard hitting career: “Walk Through Exits Only”! …

Powerplay Subscription

Powerplay Subscription

UK: £39 Europe: £39 + £35 Postage = £74 World: £39+ £75 postage = £114 The perfect gift for the hairy metalhead/fluffy pink AOR fan in your life or maybe just for yourself Keep up with the rock and metal news delivered straight to your door each monthwith twelve issues for the price of ten.   Please let us(…)

Issue 154

Issue 154

INTERVIEWS & FEATURES “…it’s not about getting air-lifted in a f**king chopper and acting like we’re better than you are. We’re from the same place; there is no community that stands between us. I was homeless, my mom was a maid, I grew up on food stamps. I’m a success story, but I don’t think(…)

Issue 153

Issue 153

INTERVIEWS & FEATURES Goo Goo Dolls take centre stage this month with the chilled and polished mainstream pop rock on their delightful new album, “Magnetic”. We talk to Alice In Chains, who return with a cool new offering, plus we travel to Finland to catch up with ex-Stratovarius maestro Timo Tolkki about his amazing new(…)

Issue 152

Issue 152

INTERVIEWS & FEATURES Volbeat’s Michael Poulsen talks about the band’s spanking new album, which the record label are hoping to sell more than a million copies of. As you might have noticed, we talk to Amaranthe, who adorn our special extra cover this month, plus we catch up with Oli from Reckless Love for a(…)

Issue 151

Issue 151

INTERVIEWS & FEATURES Wednesday 13 talks about new album “Dixie Dead” and says, “If I am in the movie at all, I will probably just be an extra that gets shot in the head!” of his upcoming movie directorial debut. We catch up with supergroup Voodoo Circle, Finnish power metal maestros Stratovarius, and returning metallers(…)

Issue 150

Issue 150

INTERVIEWS & FEATURES Happy happy Helloween! “It doesn’t matter how old you are, it doesn’t matter how many albums you’ve done, because suddenly there’s a priority with the new one.It’s like being back twenty years: your tank is refilled completely, your energy is there again and you’re ready to go for another five or ten(…)