@skopemag news for december 21, 2018 @ 9 am est

Released today: YESTERDAY IS HISTORY “Frames”

Yesterday Is History is an Alternative Rock band from Mendrisio, Switzerland formed in November 2016 by Matteo Sulmoni (Vocals), Mattia Facciolo (Guitar), Marco Stevanato (Bass) and Davide Sulmoni (Drums). The band immediately started work on their first EP and in April 2017 they went into the recording studio (Heaven Recording Studio) in Lugano, Switzerland. Frames, mixed and mastered by Giampiero Ulacco, was released in September 2017 with its first music video Deep Inside directed by Igor Grbesic which was followed by a second video from the same EP for the song From The Floor.


NEIL YOUNG is pleased to announce the official launch of the Neil Young Archives (NYA) revolutionary website and Hi-Res mobile app (available on iPhone now and Android soon) as a membership service. A first-of-its-kind musician’s website that offers the finest audio quality available anywhere online. The Neil Young Archives website and app will be launched as both a limited free subscription and a $1.99 per month/$19.99 per year unlimited subscription.

“I want to share with you that I have made a place for my music to live,” Young said of the NYA in a recent post. “It will also be the place where I live on the web.”

MÖRGLBL: French Prog-Jazz Metal Trio To Release Seventh Album

While celebrating the band’s twentieth anniversary in 2018, France’s eclectic/progressive instrumental jazz metal fusion trio MÖRGLBL has completed their seventh full-length recording, The Story Of Scott Rötti. The album has been scheduled for release through their American allies at the Laser’s Edge Group, and the label’s Free Electric Sound imprint, on February 1st, and its cover art, track listing, and more have been issued.


PULCHRA MORTE: Decibel Magazine Premieres “Thrown To The Wolves;”

Death/doom collective PULCHRA MORTE – featuring within its ranks current and former members of Wolvhammer, Eulogy, Harkonin, Withered, and more – will release its debut full-length, Divina Autem Et Aniles, this February via Ceremonial Records.

As a precursor to its release, Decibel Magazine is pleased to unveil the band’s “Thrown To The Wolves” video, offering of the release overall, “Breaking from expectation’s mold, the quintet eschew fast and furious death metal for the sort of elegant doom/death first oozed out by the Peaceville three with particular focus on Paradise Lost’s first two albums.”

Track Premiere: We Get “Thrown to the Wolves” by Pulchra Morte


Miley Cyrus, Mark Ronson and Sean Ono Lennon share new video

Vevo has released a very special performance of the holiday classic “Happy Xmas (War Is Over)” by Miley Cyrus & Mark Ronson featuring Sean Ono Lennon at Electric Lady Sound Studios. The three joined forces at the historic studio in Greenwich Village, New York City, built by Jimi Hendrix and John Storyk, to deliver a unique live performance of the song for Vevo.