2020

Joe Satriani announces Spring/Summer 2020 European & UK Tour

World-renowned guitar virtuoso, Joe Satriani, announces a string of Spring/Summer 2020 European & UK tour dates to support the release of his 17th solo album. Travelling under the moniker of “The Shapeshifting Tour”. The six-date UK run will start at the De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill-on-Sea (May 22) finishing up at Birmingham Symphony Hall (May 28).

Nightwish announces November & December 2020 European Headlining Tour

Nightwish are proud to announce that they will be returning to the UK and Europe on their 2020 world tour!

The band have already announced a show in Amsterdam - which sold more than 15,000 tickets in just a few days - swiftly followed up by an additional show at the same venue, alongside shows in Russia, Belarus and Ukraine.

Anvil to release new studio album “Legal at Last” on February 14th 2020

AFM Records are hugely excited to announce “Legal at Last” the insanely good new album from Canadian metal heroes Anvil!

“Legal at Last” will be released on February 14th, 2020, via AFM-Records and the album will be available as digipak, digital, black vinyl and some limited colored vinyl.

Annihilator to release new studio album “Ballistic, Sadistic” on January 24th 2020

A name that should need no introduction in the metal world, Annihilator was forged in Canada in late 1984. Since then, the band has been touring and releasing records, selling millions of albums to date, nonstop, for over thirty years. January 24th, 2020, marks the release of their seventeenth studio album, “Ballistic, Sadistic”.
 

Kristian Harting to release new solo album “The Fumes” on January 24th 2020

Danish multi-instrumentalist Kristian Harting presents his third solo full-length release, “The Fumes”. The artist’s most expansive avant-alternative/folk-inspired material to date, the record is being pressed for January release through his allies at Exile On Mainstream. The cover art, track listing, details, and a brief teaser for “The Fumes” have been posted.
 

Caspian to release new studio album “On Circles” on January 24th 2020

Caspian, the symphonic Massachusetts-based band who have been dubbed “the most regal of the instrumental new rock school” (Pitchfork) and post-rock cosmonauts (Spin), return with their first album in over four years, releasing “On Circles” on January 24th, 2020, via Triple Crown Records.

The band gives fans an early preview of the eight-song, 46-minute album, streaming the song “Flowers of Light”. Check it out below.

Almanac announces new studio album “Rush of Death” - due out in March 2020

Victor Smolski’s Almanac are pleased to announce the next piece of big news for the band – that their third studio album “Rush of Death” will be released on March 6th, 2020, via Nuclear Blast.

The epic cover artwork has also been revealed today.

Victor Smolski has made a statement regarding the news: