NEWS: BLIND GUARDIAN – Release New Live Single ‘Violent Shadows’

Early this August just gone, BLIND GUARDIAN performed live for the Wacken World Wide digital festival, and surprised everybody by playing a brand-new track called 'Violent Shadows'. The song is a very first taster of their upcoming studio album, due to be released in autumn 2021. 'Violent Shadows' (live) is available digitally as of today. "Your wish is our command! So we have … Continue reading NEWS: BLIND GUARDIAN – Release New Live Single ‘Violent Shadows’

NEWS: KORPIKLAANI – Announce New Studio Album ‘Jylhä’ And Single ‘Leväluhta’

Korpiklaani announce their new studio album Jylhä, which will be released on February 5th via Nuclear Blast Records. Jylhä (which has no direct translation, but can be described as majestic and also wild or rugged in a strong, beautiful way) will be available as digital album, CD, black vinyl and grass green vinyl [limited to 300 pieces]. The pre-order will start soon. In celebration of the happy … Continue reading NEWS: KORPIKLAANI – Announce New Studio Album ‘Jylhä’ And Single ‘Leväluhta’

NEWS: SEPTICFLESH – Complete Children’s Choir Recordings For Forthcoming Album

Fantastic news from Greek's most promising symphonic death metal export: SEPTICFLESH took another huge step in completing the recordings of their upcoming studio album. The children choir recordings for the new record are done - adding an unique vibe to the album as the band states: "The children choir recordings for the new Septicflesh album have been … Continue reading NEWS: SEPTICFLESH – Complete Children’s Choir Recordings For Forthcoming Album

NEWS: SEPULTURA – To Host SepulQuarta Mental Health Special Today

SEPULTURA are dedicating this week's 'SepulQuarta’ session to mental health awareness, and will be welcoming the famous artist Derek Hess alongside America Paredes from Mental Health America for a chat. Derek Hess made his mark by creating an own unique style of work, making strong connections in the music world, whereas Mental Health America is the United States' leading community-based non-profit dedicated to addressing the needs of … Continue reading NEWS: SEPULTURA – To Host SepulQuarta Mental Health Special Today

NEWS: BURNING WITCHES – Launch Pre-Order For ‘The Circle of Five’ Vinyl EP

Photo Credit: Line Hammett The Swiss heavy metal band BURNING WITCHES have launched their pre-order for 'The Circle Of Five' vinyl EP. Accompanied by their mighty new witch Larissa, the ladies recorded their new masterpiece a few weeks ago, which will be released on December 4th 2020 via Nuclear Blast. This release will be available in two limited edition formats: A limited … Continue reading NEWS: BURNING WITCHES – Launch Pre-Order For ‘The Circle of Five’ Vinyl EP

NEWS: KORPIKLAANI – Launch New Beard Oil For Children’s Cancer Charity

Korpiklaani, Partawa and Mad Viking Finland, a charity supporting club of bearded men, have created a beard oil in collaboration. Named Korven Kyynel, it will be sold as a limited edition of 2000 bottles. Of the price of each sold bottle, 5€ will be given to Sylva, a charity that supports children and youth fighting cancer. The CEO of Partawa, Mika Poikonen, is very happy with … Continue reading NEWS: KORPIKLAANI – Launch New Beard Oil For Children’s Cancer Charity

NEWS: ELUVEITIE – Join Forces With Angela Gossow’s Kult Management

Swiss metal force ELUVEITIE are happy to announce that they are teaming up with Kult Management. ELUVEITIE mastermind Chrigel Glanzmann comments,“Times are weird and the metal scene has been unusually quiet the last few months. Have we been brought to our knees though? Hell no, nothing could be further from reality! While we were forced to pause our live activity we've … Continue reading NEWS: ELUVEITIE – Join Forces With Angela Gossow’s Kult Management

NEWS: ENSLAVED – Announce 2021 UK + European Tour Dates!

Norwegian blackened avant-gardists Enslaved are proud to announce a European tour for May 2021, having just released their acclaimed new studio album Utgard little over a week ago - achieving some incredible chart positions worldwide including; US #67 Billboard #9 Current Hard Music #3 Top New Artist, Germany #30, UK #17 Indie #8 Rock and Italy #39. More to come! The live run … Continue reading NEWS: ENSLAVED – Announce 2021 UK + European Tour Dates!

NEWS: EPICA – Kick Off Pre-order For New Album ‘Omega’ + Release Video For First Single ‘Abyss Of Time’

Dutch Symphonic Metal Giants EPICA proudly announce the release of their new album "Omega", out on February 26th 2021 via Nuclear Blast. "Omega" is the bands first studio album in five years. EPICA have also released the first single from the album, titled 'Abyss Of Time', with an amazing accompanying video that was made in collaboration with Grupa 13. Simone Simons comments: "Finally we can show … Continue reading NEWS: EPICA – Kick Off Pre-order For New Album ‘Omega’ + Release Video For First Single ‘Abyss Of Time’

NEWS: MAJESTICA – Announce New Album ‘A Christmas Carol’

In 2019 the Swedish power metal heroes MAJESTICA released their debut album Above The Sky and it became a huge success within the metal community. Now in 2020 they are back with not only a new album, but a special treat for their fans: a Christmas musical power metal album entitled A Christmas Carol. It’s pure symphonic power metal in the true MAJESTICA spirit along with … Continue reading NEWS: MAJESTICA – Announce New Album ‘A Christmas Carol’