AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: BEHEMOTH/OPVS CONTRA NATVRAM

Formed in 1991 in Poland, Behemoth is known as one of pioneers of Extreme Metal and their musical influence helped to inspire the Extreme Metal underground in Poland.  Founded by vocalist/guitarist Adam ‘Nergal’ Darski, the [...]

By | September 16th, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: BEHEMOTH/OPVS CONTRA NATVRAM

AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: MOBY/18 (Double vinyl LP pressing)

Modern electronic music owes a great deal of gratitude to a gentleman by the name of Richard Melville Hall. If that name doesn’t sound familiar, you might know him better by his stage name, Moby. [...]

By | September 9th, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: MOBY/18 (Double vinyl LP pressing)

AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: NOFX/WHITE TRASH, TWO HEEBS AND A BEAN (30th Anniversary LP Pressing)

Formed in Los Angeles in 1983 by Fat Mike (bass/vocals), Eric Melvin (guitar), and Erik Sanding (drums), NOFX has become one of the most influential Punk Rock bands of the 1990s, 2000s, and beyond. Alongside [...]

By | September 2nd, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: NOFX/WHITE TRASH, TWO HEEBS AND A BEAN (30th Anniversary LP Pressing)

AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: JULIA JACKLIN/PRE PLEASURE

Looking back on the evolution of Rock music – from the 1950s to modern times – Australia has given us some incredibly gifted artists. Influenced by music from the UK and the US, Australian artists [...]

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AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH/AFTERLIFE

Formed in Las Vegas in 2005, Metal band Five Finger Death Punch (5FDP) was founded by bassist/guitarist Zoltan Bathory and drummer Jeremy Spencer. A year later, vocalist Ivan Moody joined the group, and the band’s [...]

By | August 19th, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH/AFTERLIFE

AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: COLLECTIVE SOUL/VIBRATING

Formed in Stockbridge, Georgia in 1992, Collective Soul is the musical brainchild of singer, songwriter, and musician Ed Roland. After an unsuccessful solo career – as Ed-E Roland – and a few attempts at forming [...]

By | August 12th, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: COLLECTIVE SOUL/VIBRATING

AMPED™ listed among Billboard’s Top 20 Music Distributors!

Here’s what Ed Christman and Dan Rys had to say about AMPED™ in Billboard: AMPED™ is primarily a physical distributor but offers digital services through the Sony-owned distributor AWAL (for which in return it does [...]

By | August 5th, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on AMPED™ listed among Billboard’s Top 20 Music Distributors!

AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: THE INTERRUPTERS/IN THE WILD

Los Angeles, California-based punk and ska band The Interrupters’ may have formed in 2011, but lead singer Aimee Interrupter – born Aimee Allen – began her musical journey nearly a decade before that when she [...]

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AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: BEACH RATS/RAT BEAT

Calling Beach Rats a supergroup is so not Punk Rock. To be honest, calling them a ‘supergroup’ might even get them a little riled up. However, at the risk of being clobbered, ‘supergroup’ is an [...]

By | July 29th, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: BEACH RATS/RAT BEAT

AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: HOUSE OF PAIN/HOUSE OF PAIN (FINE MALT LYRICS/30th ANNIVERSARY EDITION)

One of the most popular and impactful hip-hop releases of 1992  - and quite possibly of the 1990s period - was the debut album by trio House of Pain (Everlast, Danny Boy, and DJ Lethal). [...]

By | July 25th, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on AMPED™ FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK: HOUSE OF PAIN/HOUSE OF PAIN (FINE MALT LYRICS/30th ANNIVERSARY EDITION)