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Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 07/22/2014 - 22:17 / in News - Comments

Slough Feg parts ways with drummer Harry Cantwell

Heavy metal stalwarts Slough Feg have announced that longtime drummer Harry Cantwell will be leaving the band after their July 28 show at Bottom of the Hill in San Francisco. Cantwell has performed with the band for the past seven years, and on their last three studio albums: “Ape Uprising!”, “The Animal Spirits”, and “Digital...
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 07/10/2014 - 16:56 / in News - Comments

Nothgard - Age of Pandora on September 12th 2014

Nothgard is a German epic melodic death metal band. The band's vocalist & lead guitarist Dom R. Crey recently joined the German top-notch Epic Metal act Equilibrium.   Their 2nd full-length “Age of Pandora” will be released on September 12th, 2014 via Trollzorn.   With their new and second album “Age of Pandora”...
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 07/10/2014 - 13:05 / in News - Comments

Ensiferum to release new album this Fall

Finland’s Ensiferum have spent the summer of 2014 on tour through Europe, and will also perform in Japan this winter. In the midst of bringing their melodic folk-infused attack to stages worldwide, the band has been crafting songs for their sixth studio album (their Metal Blade Records debut), and the writing process is nearing completion. They plan to record...
Submitted by thanos on Sat, 06/07/2014 - 21:55 / in Interviews - Comments

Sabaton

Hey Pär. First of all, congrats on “Heroes” – it’s indeed a stunning epic metal album. I can’t believe it’s already been two years since we’ve talked about your previous work.   P: Big thanks. Time flies fast. We have been very busy doing around 100 shows every year and also managing to write and record a new...
Submitted by thanos on Sat, 05/31/2014 - 15:07 / in Reviews - Comments

Sabaton - Heroes

Sabaton saw the earth moving under their feet just a little bit before the release of their previous album “Carolus Rex” (read the review here). They didn’t stand back not for a while. They immediately gathered their pieces and stood back on their feet in no time! Only very few bands could have “come back” after such a major strike of...
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 03/28/2014 - 18:11 / in News - Comments

Ancient Bards reveal “A New Dawn Ending” cover artwork

Ancient Bards along with Limb Music and Rockshots Music Management, are proud to present “A New Dawn Ending”.   This is the title of the new album of Ancient Bards, containing the third and last chapter of the first part of the “Black Crystal Sword Saga”, which began with “The Alliance of the Kings” in 2010 and continued...
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 03/17/2014 - 21:52 / in News - Comments

Sabaton - Heroes on May 27th 2014

For their upcoming new record “Heroes”, Swedish Heavy Metal institution Sabaton now reveals the different track lists, including all the bonus tracks that will be available. Among them are three cover versions of Metallica, Battle Beast and Raubtier.   “Heroes” will be released on May 27th, 2014 via Nuclear Blast.  ...
Submitted by rockavlon on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 02:37 / in Reviews - Comments

Slough Feg - Digital Resistance

Slough Feg have changed a bit, since their early days, back from when they were known as “The Lord Weird Slough Feg”... apart from the obvious, parts of their name that went missing, members, came and went and their style became more refined with the passage of time, but their sound always remains quite unique and immediately recognizable. I suppose...
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 02/28/2014 - 16:45 / in News - Comments

Below - Across the Dark River on April 11th 2014

Epic doom metal band, Below, spent the end of 2013 at Sonic Train Studios in Sweden with none other than Andy La Rocque (King Diamond) to record their debut full-length album. The band is finally prepared to unveil the album title, art, and release the first single from the record. “Portal” is streaming now below. The fans can also pre-order copies of...
Submitted by alex on Mon, 02/24/2014 - 21:15 / in Tributes - Comments

Cozy Powell

Cozy has always been characterized by his heavy-hitting style and the way he could make songs from various styles sound “full”. Especially when he co-operated with heavy bands, his performance resembled a mixture of a road-roller and a track full of rubble crashing onto a wall. The list of bands and artists that Cozy co-operated with during his career...