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Virgin Steele Nocturnes of Hellfire and Damnation cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Sun, 06/28/2015 - 00:42 / Reviews - Comments

Virgin Steele - Nocturnes of Hellfire and Damnation

Virgin Steele returns after a number of years in the “wilderness”, five to be precise, after the pompous, but ultimately somewhat failed “Black Light Bacchanalia” that didn’t seem to garner either the critics or the fans acclaim and appreciation. “Nocturnes...” which was delayed and even retitled as its original name was to...
Luca Turilli’s Rhapsody Prometheus, Symphonia Ignis Divinus cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Fri, 06/26/2015 - 00:41 / Reviews - Comments

Luca Turilli’s Rhapsody - Prometheus, Symphonia Ignis Divinus

Luca Turrili, is a nice guy, generally speaking and back when he came out with the original Rhapsody albums, he managed to really capture the public’s imagination with his very melodic and annunciated epic power metal, that featured tons of ornamentations and followed a very neoclassical train of thought.   With each consequent year and album, the band...
Turisas Latin American Tour 2015 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 06/24/2015 - 22:35 / News - Comments

Turisas announces Latin American Tour 2015

Battle Metal masters Turisas have just announced heavy touring in the winter. Before heading out on an extensive tour with their labelmates in Barren Earth throughout their native Finland in November and December the Warlords will soak up some sun during their tour in Latin America in October. It will be their triumphant return after a highly successful Latin...
Christopher Lee Saruman photo
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 06/11/2015 - 16:38 / News - Comments

Sir Christopher Lee dies at the age of 93

As reported on The Sir Christopher Lee passed away last Sunday at the age of 93, after being hospitalised for respiratory problems and heart failure. His wife, the former Danish model Birgit Kroencke, decided to hold back the information for four days until all family members and friends were informed. The couple had been married for over 50 years...
Garm photo
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 05/04/2015 - 14:46 / News - Comments

Borknagar working on new studio album - to be released in early 2016

Great news by Norwegian post-black metallers Borknagar, who are currently working on the recordings for a new studio album, to follow up 2012's “Urd” release... The original Borknagar vocalist Kristoffer Rygg (aka Garm, Fiery G. Maelstrom , Trixter G.) has recorded vocals for two songs on the upcoming, still untitled Borknagar album. The album...
Ancient Rites Laguz cover
Submitted by thanos on Sat, 05/02/2015 - 17:41 / Reviews - Comments

Ancient Rites - Laguz

That was a “dive into the past”! I admit that Ancient Rites have been under my radar for more than 15 years. As I see they also released their previous album in 2006. Now after 9 whole years they’re back with a new album. But what happened to that up-and-coming band which started on the early 90s? Did they finally fulfill all those high...
The Wizards Of Winter band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 04/14/2015 - 17:40 / News - Comments

The Wizards Of Winter signs with Breaking Bands LLC

Yuletide progressive metal ensemble The Wizards Of Winter are pleased to announce their recent signing with Breaking Bands LLC and The Agency Group. The Wizards Of Winter are an eclectic group of musicians from the NY/NJ/PA tri-state region, who perform classical and progressive-influenced rock music woven throughout a theatrical holiday-themed event. While the...
LT Rhapsody Prometheus, Symphonia Ignis Divinus cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 03/24/2015 - 18:30 / News - Comments

LT Rhapsody to release “Prometheus, Symphonia Ignis Divinus” on June 19th 2015

The creators of cinematic metal are finally back with their most outstanding record: “Prometheus, Symphonia Ignis Divinus”, which is set to be released on June 19th (EU), June 22nd (UK), June 30th (US) by Nuclear Blast Records. The album was composed and produced once again by Luca Turilli, responsible as always of all the orchestral and choral...
Manowar Scandi Tour 2016 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 03/23/2015 - 19:58 / News - Comments

Manowar announces Scandinavian Tour Dates 2016

Denmark, Sweden and Norway get ready because Manowar is returning to the home of the Vikings with their 2016 World Tour! The dates are: Sunday, January 31, 2016 – SCC - Aarhus, Denmark Tuesday, February 2, 2016 – Konserthus – Stavanger, Norway Friday, February 5, 2016 – Älvhögsborg - Trollhättan, Sweden Saturday, February...
Slough Feg band pic 2015
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 03/03/2015 - 22:20 / News - Comments

Slough Feg announces new drummer Addison Filipczyk

Slough Feg is proud to announce the arrival of new drummer, Addison Filipczyk. Filipczyk, 25, will have big shoes to fill following in the wake of Harry Cantwell’s departure, but after several months of rehearsal the group is confident that they are in capable hands and feet. Bassist Adrian Maestas comments: “After trying out drummers for a few months...