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Hammerfall announces Winter 2020 European Headlining Tour

Hammerfall have announced that their World Dominion 2020 will have special guests Battle Beast and support from Serious Black.

Tickets for the German shows will start with an exclusive Eventim Presale on Wednesday 24th July; with general sales for all dates on Friday 26th.

European Tour Dates 2020:
30.01.20 DE - Bremen / Aladin *
31.01.20 DE - Hamburg / Sporthalle 
01.02.20 DE - Osnabrück / Hydepark 
02.02.20 DE - Oberhausen / Turbinenhalle 

Blind Guardian’s Twilight Orchestra to release “Legacy of the Dark Lands” on November 8th 2019

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 1990s when Blind Guardian started to use orchestral elements to enhance their opulent sound.

Blind Guardian’s Twilight Orchestra reveal cover artwork for “Legacy of the Dark Lands”

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 - in the 1990’s when Blind Guardian started to use orchestral elements to enhance their opulent sound. Today, the band reveal the album's amazing cover artwork, created by the renowned artist Gyula Havancsák.

Turilli/Lione Rhapsody release music video for “Zero Gravity”

The day has finally come! Today, Turilli/Lione Rhapsody - the new group featuring original Rhapsody members Luca Turilli and Fabio Lione, completed by former Rhapsody members Dominique Leurquin, Patrice Guers and Alex Holzwarth - release their debut album “Zero Gravity (Rebirth and Evolution)”, via Nuclear Blast (King Records in Japan & Rest of Asia).

Equilibrium releases first digital single “A Lost Generation”

Progress without estrangement is a rare craft that very few bands truly master. All too often, a band ventures so far from its roots that it loses its trademark sound. And every so often, a band’s stagnation drains all of its charm.

Finding that rare balance between the two is a huge task not easily accomplished. And yet there is a band that has been coming close to that perfect balance more and more over the course of the past few years. A band that, ironically, already bears that balance in its well-known name: Equilibrium.

Amon Amarth announces November & December 2019 European Headlining Tour

Prepare for the Swedish invasion! Sweden’s heavy metal warlords Amon Amarth are set to crash onto European shores this November and December to raid the continent with their biggest and most ambitious, must-see full production tour to date!

This epic tour comes on the heels of the victorious worldwide release of the band’s 11th studio album, “Berserker” (Columbia Records/Sony Music/Metal Blade Records).

Gloryhammer releases lyric video for “Masters of the Galaxy”

Mighty warriors of the galaxy! Today, Gloryhammer release their fourth new video for “Masters of the Galaxy”, from their third album, “Legends from Beyond the Galactic Terrorvortex”, which hit the charts worldwide upon release late last month! The legends around Angus McFife XIII just started their world tour in the US, which will lead them through the whole galaxy until February 2020.

Check out the lyric video for “Masters of the Galaxy” below.
 

Turilli/Lione Rhapsody release lyric video for new single “D.N.A. (Demon and Angel)”

Turilli/Lione Rhapsody - the new group featuring original Rhapsody members Luca Turilli and Fabio Lione, completed by former Rhapsody members Dominique Leurquin, Patrice Guers and Alex Holzwarth - recently announced the release of their debut album “Zero Gravity (Rebirth and Evolution)”, on July 5th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast (King Records in Japan & Rest of Asia).

Amon Amarth share new music video for “Mjölner, Hammer of Thor”

Amon Amarth released their 11th full-length album, “Berserker”, last month to critical acclaim via Sony Music, and recently concluded their North American trek with Slayer, Lamb Of God, and Cannibal Corpse.

Today, the band has unleashed the final clip in their trilogy of music videos for the album: “Mjolner”, which can be viewed below.