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Dream Evil Six cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Fri, 05/26/2017 - 23:51 / Reviews - Comments

Dream Evil - Six

Dream Evil began life as a project of producer Fredrik Nordström, who fancied forming a Power Metal band, but didn’t seem able to get permanent members interested… during holidays in Greece he met a then young and not terribly famous (at the time) Gus G. and they joined forces and Niklas Isfeldt, who had worked with Nordström, doing backing...
Marzi Montazeri featuring Tim “Ripper” Owens The Uprising EP cover
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 05/24/2017 - 19:32 / News - Comments

Marzi Montazeri ft. Tim “Ripper” Owens to release “The Uprising” EP on June 23rd 2017

Heavy As Texas guitarist Marzi Montazeri will unleash “The Uprising”, featuring Tim “Ripper” Owens on vocals this June. Known for his groundbreaking musicianship and energetic showmanship, Marzi Montazeri – aka “The High Priest Of Distortion” — is a guitarist, producer, and songwriter from Houston, Texas. In the mid...
The Unity cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Tue, 05/23/2017 - 00:42 / Reviews - Comments

The Unity - The Unity

The Unity is a band mainly taking all but one of the guitarists of Love.Might.Kill, a band that put out a couple of albums through Massacre Recs in the past few years and was a bit more modern and melodic, going for a more power metal sound with the inclusion of Gamma Ray and sometimes Avantasian, Henjo Richter. Featuring the much traveled drummer Michael Ehre, who...
Doro US Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 05/18/2017 - 21:06 / News - Comments

Doro Pesch announces special September 2017 US Tour Dates featuring guitarist Tommy Bolan

Released in 1987, “Triumph and Agony” is the fourth studio album from German heavy metal titans Warlock. The record was a mammoth success globally with hit singles and MTV’s Headbangers Ball favorites “All We Are” and “Für immer” among other now-pinnacle anthems like “East Meets West”, “Metal Tango...
Wild Witch band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 05/16/2017 - 15:40 / News - Comments

Wild Witch signs with Arthorium Records

Brazilian traditional heavy metal group Wild Witch signs with label Arthorium Records. The band was founded in 2011 by Felipe “Rippervert” (B), Mariano Burich (G), Weiberlan Garcia (D) and Flav Scheidt (V), all who at some moment were mates in the already split-up and predecessor speed/thrash metal group Crusher, also founded by Felipe. As a quartet...
Accept The Rise of Chaos cover
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 05/12/2017 - 22:53 / News - Comments

Accept to release new studio album “The Rise of Chaos” on August 4th 2017

Heavy metal pioneers Accept are back in the game with a new studio album! The record entitled “The Rise of Chaos”, will be unleashed on August 4th, 2017. The band's 4th studio release through Nuclear Blast will continue the tradition of its three predecessors - “Blood of the Nations”, “Stalingrad”, and “Blind Rage...
Appice Bros pic
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 05/12/2017 - 22:15 / News - Comments

Appice sign worldwide deal with Steamhammer / SPV

The two legendary drum brothers Carmine Appice (Rod Stewart, Ozzy Osbourne, Blue Murder, King Kobra) and Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Dio, Last In Line) are recording their first ever studio album together this spring under the name Appice. “After decades in this crazy music business, we will sit down for the first time and record songs together for an...
Astral Doors Black Eyed Children cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Wed, 05/10/2017 - 00:00 / Reviews - Comments

Astral Doors - Black Eyed Children

Astral Doors have been around for almost fifteen years now and they return this year with their eighth full album. It’s actually funny since Nils Patrick Johansson abandoned his place in Civil War, an offshoot band made up of the Sabaton members, who were dismissed a few years ago, by one of the worst vocalists in the history of metal. Johansson has often...
Vicious Rumors band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 05/08/2017 - 20:33 / News - Comments

Vicious Rumors announce new singer Brian Allen and new lead guitarist Gunnar DüGrey

If you don’t know by now, Vicious Rumors is indeed a living entity; always progressing and evolving with time. 38 years and 16 albums later… the band promised some major announcements and here they are: Vicious Rumors is proud to welcome back lead singer Brian Allen. Brian sang on SPV/Steamhammer albums “Razorback Killers” (2011), “...
Dream Evil Six cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 05/02/2017 - 15:56 / News - Comments

Dream Evil to release new studio album “Six” on May 26th 2017

Swedish powerhouse Heavy Metal group Dream Evil are getting closer to the release of their sixth album, aptly titled “Six”, coming out on May 26th, 2017, via Century Media Records. Therefore, the album's second single and video for the track “Antidote” are being launched today. Check out the entertaining clip directed by longtime...