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New Fantasy Book Shows Battle of Extraordinary Destiny

New Fantasy Book Shows Battle of Extraordinary Destiny

Author Billy Morris was looking for an idea for his next novel, when he decided to define an unlikely hero or an anti-hero. He then built a fantasy world around the actions of the world’s most powerful warmonger and a young female witch as she discovers the extraordinary destiny that connects the two of them. In his new novel, “Shattered Fate and the Laws of Existence,” Morris dives deep into the fantasy world of dragons, warmongers, and magic. Angelina, a […]

Michael Mann Taps Reed Farrel Coleman to co-write Prequel Novel To His Landmark Crime Film ‘Heat’

Michael Mann Taps Reed Farrel Coleman to co-write Prequel Novel To His Landmark Crime Film ‘Heat’

After a long search and interview process with a number of major novelists, Michael Mann has secured four-time Edgar Award-nominated author Reed Farrel Coleman to co-write a prequel novel with him to his landmark crime film Heat, which starred Al Pacino and Robert De Niro and was written, produced and directed by Mann. The novel will be published in 2018 under the Michael Mann imprint at William Morrow/HarperCollins. Coleman has been called “a hard-boiled poet” by NPR’s Maureen Corrigan and […]

Metal Inspired Grimdark Fantasy Novel LIGHT DAWNING

Metal Inspired Grimdark Fantasy Novel LIGHT DAWNING

Following his debut sci-fi novella “Empty” from 2016, heavy metal scribe Ty Arthur (Metalunderground.com) returns with new full-length horror novel “Light Dawning.” Pivoting away from the emptiness of space, the book dives headlong into the waters of fantasy, but with a seriously grimdark twist. This next foray into the bleaker corners of human existence is officially slated for release on Friday, May 26th, 2017. Like its predecessor, the creation of “Light Dawning” was driven forward by the power of music, […]

The Beauty of Horror, The Most GOREgeous Coloring Book of Last Year, Returns

The Beauty of Horror, The Most GOREgeous Coloring Book of Last Year, Returns

The Sequel To Alan Robert’s Smash Hit Horror Coloring Book Coming This September From IDW Publishing The color-crazed carnage continues with Alan Robert’s The Beauty of Horror 2: Ghouliana’s Creepatorium, Another GOREgeous Coloring Book! Nerdist hailed Alan Robert’s debut as being “The World’s Creepiest Adult Coloring Book” and it received critical acclaim in The Wall Street Journal, GQ, and BuzzFeed. The rockstar-turned-comics-creator follows up his Amazon #1 Best Seller with everyone’s favorite undead girl Ghouliana, as she mischievously attempts to […]

Slave To The Needle: 20 Years of Original Art from A Celebrated Seattle Tattoo Shop

Slave To The Needle: 20 Years of Original Art from A Celebrated Seattle Tattoo Shop

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., is pleased to announce the release of Slave To The Needle: 20 Years of Original Art From A Celebrated Seattle Tattoo Shop, a unique look into carefully executed tattoos by a shop that has been doing it for over twenty years. Professional tattoo artists and their clients showcase tattoo imagery in various forms, featuring traditional and neo-traditional Americana, Japanese themes, and New School designs. Find geishas, sugarskulls, dragons, and more executed with the utmost care and precision […]

Managing Gain & Distortion from The Blackbird Academy Foundation Series

Managing Gain & Distortion from The Blackbird Academy Foundation Series

Hal Leonard has released a new installment of The Blackbird Foundation Series at Groove3: Managing Gain & Distortion. Taught by The Blackbird Academy Co-Director and Instructor Kevin Becka, this new course explains terms like Unity Gain, Digital Zero, Negative Infinity dB, and their importance for recording and mixing audio. The course consists in 5 tutorials, each no longer than 4 minutes, yet covering the following essentials: Introduction to Gain & Distortion Demystifying Zero: Zero can mean different things on different […]

CHOOSING DEATH: The Improbable History of Death Metal & Grindcore

CHOOSING DEATH: The Improbable History of Death Metal & Grindcore

CHOOSING DEATH: The Improbable History of Death Metal & Grindcore, by Albert Mudrian; Forewords by Scott Carlson of Repulsion & BBC DJ John Peel 400 pages Death-luxe edition softcover Ships with free limited color woven patch. Mudrian’s widely praised blow-by-blow history of metal’s most relentless strains was first published in 2004. Picking up the gruesome path over a decade later, Mudrian leaves no tombstone un-turned, delivers three new chapters, and expands existing material with the results of 50 new interviews. […]

Sex Pistol STEVE JONES To Release Autobiography ‘Lonely Boy: Tales of a Sex Pistol’

Sex Pistol STEVE JONES To Release Autobiography ‘Lonely Boy: Tales of a Sex Pistol’

Recognized as one of the key inventors of punk and celebrated as a living legend, guitarist and songwriter Steve Jones revisits his unruly, and often tragic, past in his upcoming autobiography, Lonely Boy: Tales of a Sex Pistol,due this January from Da Capo Press. Its release will coincide with the 40th anniversary of the band’s platinum debut album, Never Mind the Bollocks,which set the world on fire in 1977. In Lonely Boy, Jones recounts the nihilistic songs, amphetamine-fueled music, and […]

New Photo Book “Snow Beach: Snowboarding Style 86-96”

New Photo Book “Snow Beach: Snowboarding Style 86-96”

Snow Beach is the definitive book of snowboarding in the late 80s and early 90s: action and style on the mountain. In these early years, snowboarding culture was full of rebellious riders: off-season skateboarders and generation X’s outcasts trying to find their way through early adulthood and adolescence. At the same time, the sport was maturing and growing into the mainstream giant it is today. Snow Beach draws on the best photographers of the era to document the lifestyle, fashion, […]

Heavy Metal Album Cover Book “And Justice For Art” Re-Released as New Limited, Revised Edition

Heavy Metal Album Cover Book “And Justice For Art” Re-Released as New Limited, Revised Edition

A limited, Revised Edition of the out-of-print book …And Justice For Art: Stories About Heavy Metal Album Covers”has been released via indie publishers, Dark Canvas. This one-of-a-kind collection of stories features more than 450 color graphics and recounts all the particulars behind the making of artworks as iconic as SLAYER’s Reign In Blood, METALLICA’s …And Justice For All, MORBID ANGEL’s Blessed Are The Sick, BLACK SABBATH’s 13, DEATH’s Symbolic, CARCASS’ Heartwork, SLEEP’s Dopesmoker, TESTAMENT’s Dark Roots Of Earth, OPETH’s Heritage […]

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