Michael Schenker Fest – Take Me To The Church

MICHAEL SCHENKER FEST are set to invade the UK in November in support of the new album Resurrection. Yesterday the band is teased their new official video for ‘Take Me To The Church’, which is premiering on YouTube now! Michael Schenker comments: “Today we are releasing the new video for ‘Take Me To The Church’, released from Michael Schenker Fest’s debut album – Resurrection. We filmed the video in an old church in St Petersburg, Russia as well as at our live show there that same evening. The process was an interesting experience! The fans in Russia were great for the video, too.” Doogie White adds: “‘Take… Continue reading

Tarja – “Die Alive” (Live in Milan)

Following up the worldwide top 10 video chart success “Act I”, Tarjaand earMUSICare happy to announce the release of the long-awaited follow up “Act II”this summer. Filmed during Tarja’s world tour “The Shadow Shows”, during which the influential heavy rock singer circled the world for 7 ½ times with over 300.000 km travelled and played over 200 shows in 40 countries in front of 1 million people, “Act II”consists of the singer’s very intimate 75 minute set filmed and recorded live at the Metropolis Studio in London, UK and the breathtaking live performance of one of her shows in Milan, Italy, and previously unreleased interviews and… Continue reading

Dan Reed Network – new album

Dan Reed Network are ecstatic to follow up their UK November Tour announcement with details of their brand new studio album Origins, released on Friday November 23rd, 2018 via Dan Reed’s own ‘Zero One Entertainment’ Label. Origins follows DRN’s hugely successful comeback album Fight Another Day (2016). Physical pre-orders for Origins are available from Friday 10thAugust directly from the Dan Reed Network website.  All orders will receive a digital version of the first single Fade To Light as a free download. To celebrate the announcement of their new album DRN are also extremely proud to share the first single Fade To Light with a music video they feel encapsulates the whole experience of recording Origins. “The video for Fade To Light is… Continue reading

The Crown – mini tour!

he Crown will embark on a short European run in December, support comes from Svart Crown, Bleeding Gods, Temnein and Bleeding Utopia! Check the full dates below! Marko Tervonen, guitar, comments: “Hello Germany, Denmark, Belgium and Switzerland! In December we will hit your countries hard with our Cobra Speed Venom! You know how rarely we play in Europe so this is the perfect opportunity to show up and experience the madness! We hope to see you at the shows!” THE CROWN + Svart Crown + Bleeding Gods + Temnein + Bleeding Utopia 10/12/18 DK – Aarhus – Voxhall 11/12/18 DE… Continue reading

SOULFLY – Ritual

Metal icons SOULFLY are set to release their devastating new album Ritual, on October 19 via Nuclear Blast. Today, the band has released the first of several album trailers. Watch guitarist/vocalist Max Cavalera discuss the exceptional album artwork to Ritual, here Ritual was produced, recorded and mixed by Josh Wilbur (KILLER BE KILLED, LAMB OF GOD, GOJIRA). Cover artwork was painted by artist Eliran Kantor (TESTAMENT, ICED EARTH, SODOM). Additional booklet art was handled by Marcelo Vasco (SLAYER, HATEBREED, KREATOR), who also handled the package design. The album features multiple guests including Randy Blythe (LAMB OF GOD) and Ross Dolan (IMMOLATION). Pre-order SOULFLY’s eleventh studio album Ritual, in various physical and digital formats, here: nuclearblast.com/soulfly-ritual Limited Edition Digipack CD + signed insert, Limited Edition… Continue reading

GRAVE DIGGER – Zombie Dance

It might be the most surprising song GRAVE DIGGER has ever released. After nearly four decades of true German heavy metal, the time has come to reach out to different musical influences. After listening to “Zombie Dance” we know for sure that Polka and Metal fit perfect together. This collaboration with their labelmates Russkaja will make you dance, especially when it’s played live on their upcoming “Tour Of The Living Dead”. Be aware! Chris Boltendahl on “Zombie Dance”: “Polka and Metal – is that fitting? With “Zombie Dance” we are opening the gate to hell for every incarnate, true metalhead and GRAVE DIGGER fan. But to be honest … the symbiosis… Continue reading


BRAINSTORM’s new single & audio video for ‘The Pyre’, the first single taken from their new  album ‘Midnight Ghost’ due out on 28th September on AFM Records, is out now.German power metal band BRAINSTORM proudly announces the release of their new album, ‘Midnight Ghost’, their 12th album & set for release on September 28th on AFM Records. Vocalist Andy B. Franck comments:“Midnight Ghost is the album we always wanted to create for our fans – and ourselves. Every song, the sound, the cover artwork… it feels perfect to us! It all has such an incredible power, which is hard to describe. For me… Continue reading

KADAVAR – You Found The Best In Me

Berlin based rock overlords KADAVAR have announced the release of a new live album called Live in Copenhagen, featuring their transcendent show at Pumpehuset in Denmark’s capital in November 2017 during the band’s tour in support of the most recent album, Rough Times. To celebrate the announcement, the band has premiered the official video for ‘You Found The Best In Me’, which was shot on the beach at Dunajam in Sardinia The new live album will be available as a tour edition packaged with Rough Times (CD only), as well as being made available separately on vinyl. Pre-order your copy here:  nuclearblast.com/kadavar-roughtimeste Limited Edition 2 CD Digipack:  http://nblast.de/KadavarRTLAMZ Limited Edition Double Gatefold Black Vinyl:  nblast.de/KadavarRTLAMZ… Continue reading

Nothgard – Malady X

Epic Melodic Death Metallers NOTHGARD from Germany have finished the recordings for their new album ‘Malady X’ and are proud to present the first song to the masses! Surf over to metalblade.com/nothgard to check out the stunning video for the title track ‘Malady X’. Make sure to check out the pre-order section as well, ‘Malady X’ will be released October 26th and is available in the following formats: – ltd. ed. metallic boxset (incl. ltd. Digi-CD, excl. bonus-DVD, hand-signed photo cards, miniature guitar, patch, numbered certificate, possible golden ticket to win studio gear of Dom R. Crey / ESP LTD… Continue reading