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Promising to be one of the most ambitious projects in metal history, BLIND GUARDIAN’s upcoming release will be well worth the wait. The idea of recording an orchestral album originally formed in the minds of the two leading lights of the BLIND GUARDIAN universe – guitarist André Olbrich and singer Hansi Kürsch – during the 1990’s when BLIND GUARDIAN started to use orchestral elements […]

On September 6th, Finnish melodic metal titans SONATA ARCTICA will release their tenth studio album, called Talviyö (which means Winter Night), including eleven new tracks. Today, the band kick off the pre-order for the record, and also reveal the tracklist and the formats in which the album will be available: CD/CD-Digipack 2LP (black, blue, clear) Vinyl Box set: CD-Digipack, 2LP Marbled Vinyl, puzzle, […]

Swedish adventure metallers TWILIGHT FORCE are set to release their latest opus Dawn Of The Dragonstar on August 16, 2019 via Nuclear Blast. Today, the fellowship has unveiled another epic tale off the much anticipated album in the form of animated pictures. The spellbinding images were captured byTommy Eriksson and the video was produced and directed by Stefan Altzar. Enjoy the magic melodies […]

The countdown is quickly coming to an end! Swedish-American power metal supergroup NORTHTALE will unleash their much-anticipated debut album ‘Welcome To Paradise’, on August 2 through Nuclear Blast.   To bridge the gap, the band have now launched the third album trailer, in which they talk about the writing and recording process for the record. Watch now:     ICYMI: Listen […]

Last week, German metal quintet THE OKLAHOMA KID released their brand new single ‘Shaking Off The Disease’ and launched the pre-orders for their upcoming full-length debut record ‘SOLARRAY’, which will be available on the 13th of September via Arising Empire! Pre-order their upcoming debut record ‘SOLARRAY’ here: Watch the brand new music video for ‘Shaking Off The Disease’ here: Buy or stream the brand new single ‘Shaking […]

NOLA thrash metal legends EXHORDER have announced plans to release their first album in 27 years, Mourn The Southern Skies, which will be released on September 20th via Nuclear Blast Records.   The wait is finally over; today the band has also debuted the record’s lead track, ‘My Time‘, alongside a music video that can be seen at the link below. Fans […]

SUICIDE SILENCE | ‘LIVE & MENTAL’ LIVE ALBUM OUT NOW, LIVE VIDEO FOR ‘BLUDGEONED TO DEATH’ RELEASED On December 4, 2015, California based extreme metal titans, SUICIDE SILENCE headlined a special benefit show in support of Mental Health America of Los Angeles (MHLA) at The Observatory in Santa Ana. Today, the band releases the live album from the night entitled ‘Live & Mental’. Watch […]

Only three weeks are left until Swedish-American power metal supergroup NORTHTALE release their much-anticipated debut album ‘Welcome To Paradise’, through Nuclear Blast. Today, the band has unveiled a lyric video for the second single off the album, ‘Shape Your Reality.’   Watch it over on YouTube: Purchase the song now: Guitarist and founding member Bill Hudson comments, “This was the song that started it all. […]

While all of us are patiently waiting for their new album, ALIEN WEAPONRY makes the wait a little sweeter by bestowing the new official video for “Blinded” upon us. The song is physically available on the almost sold out Ahi Kā 7 Inch Single (A-side: “Ahi Kā”, B-side:“Blinded”) now and talks about the difficulty of relationships. It focuses on how hard it […]

Finnish Folk Metal Superstars KORPIKLAANI are currently hopping from festival stage to festival stage (next stop: MetalDays, Tolmin, SLO) in support of their current studio album ‘Kulkija’ (“Wanderer”; released on September 7, 2018 through Nuclear Blast). Today, the group has unleashed another version of their much-loved hit ‘Beer Beer’, taken from the aforementioned album’s tour edition; this time in Croatian, entitled ‘Pivo Pivo’ and graced […]

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