LikeHell-cover2-sizedHellion lead guitarist and solo artist Maxxxwell Carlisle has released a cover of “Like Hell”, originally recorded by Japanese metal legends LOUDNESS on their 1985 “Thunder in the East” album. Featuring Fang VonWrathenstein (Lords of the Trident) on vocals, the cover track is one of several singles to be released for Carlisle’s upcoming full length solo album which will feature covers and new original material.

The track is available now, from

Or from iTunes.

The album, entitled “When The Clock Strikes Metal”, will be Maxxxwell’s 6th solo album and features a host of guest vocalists and guitarists. In addition to his upcoming solo album, Maxxxwell continues to work with Hellion on a new live album, new studio tracks and touring.

“I’ve long been a huge fan of LOUDNESS and in particular, Akira Takasaki’s guitar playing. My upcoming solo album features covers as well as originals so it was a perfect opportunity to pay tribute to some of my favorite players and bands.”

Full album details and release dates TBA.