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Epica North American Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 04/25/2017 - 12:33 / News - Comments

Epica announces August and September 2017 North American Tour

Dutch Symphonic Metal giants Epica will return to North America this August and September for the North American leg of the Ultimate Principle Tour, the band’s biggest North American Tour to date. The band will be joined on this tour by Italian Gothfathers Lacuna Coil, their friends in Finnish melodic death metal Insomnium and newcomers Elantris! Epica...
Genghis Khan band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 04/20/2017 - 12:35 / News - Comments

Genghis Khan signs with Heaven And Hell Records

Legendary Pittsburgh-based heavy metal band Genghis Khan have recently signed a deal with Heaven And Hell Records that plan to reissue some of the band's back catalogue including the 1986 “The Awakening” demo and “The Passage” from 1989. Led by the powerful vocals of lead singer JB Struzzi and the epic riffs of guitarist Brian Blake,...
Ancestral Dawn Souldance cover
Submitted by thanos on Tue, 04/18/2017 - 01:02 / Reviews - Comments

Ancestral Dawn - Souldance

Ancestral Dawn is a metal project that was formed in 2013 by bassist & author Jorge Higginson (ex-Nautiluz). Jorge brought the famed Nautiluz vocalist Jorge Segersbol and the manager Mark Astorga along. Later, the band was joined by the guitarist Josue Castro, keyboardist Bryan Bello and drummer Devadip Chunga. Judging by the members’ names, one can say...
Accept band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 04/17/2017 - 15:07 / News - Comments

Accept announces new album “The Rise of Chaos” & special Wacken show

Heavy metal pioneers Accept just finished an extensive European tour - and they are immediately 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...
Timo Tolkki pic
Submitted by rockavlon on Sat, 04/15/2017 - 19:47 / Interviews - Comments

Timo Tolkki

Timo hello and congrats on your return to the stage!   T: Thank you! Actually looking forward to this!     What prompted you to want to do this “best of” tour now?   T: Well it was the 20th anniversary of Visions and I was looking back at all I have done in the past, I‘ve spend about half of my adult life doing this and...
Galderia band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 04/14/2017 - 14:13 / News - Comments

Galderia signs to Massacre Records & announces new album “Return of the Cosmic Men”

The French power metal outfit Galderia has signed with Massacre Records! Galderia - consisting of vocalist/guitarist Seb, lead guitarist Tom, bassist Bob, drummer J.C and Julien on keyboard - have already released numerous demos, an EP and an album since their formation in autumn 2006. Fans of melodic and powerful metal with a strong emphasis on choir harmonies...
Excalion band pic 2017
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 04/13/2017 - 15:33 / News - Comments

Excalion signs to Scarlet Records and announces new album “Dream Alive”

Finnish Power Metal veterans Excalion have signed a deal with Scarlet Records for the release of their new album “Dream Alive”. Excalion truly shows what shedding skin means. With a vibrant, aggressive, fast yet melodic new album, Excalion steers to the forefront of Finnish Melodic Metal bands. The album builds on the storyline that was established...
Epica Euro Tour 2017 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 04/12/2017 - 16:37 / News - Comments

Epica announces Autumn/Winter 2017 European Tour

Dutch Symphonic Metal giants Epica are returning for the European leg of “The Ultimate Principle Tour” upcoming November. Following their successful European co-headline tour with Powerwolf earlier this year, Epica will tour Europe once more. Epica will be supported by Anneke Van Giersbergen’s new all-star band VUUR and Tunisian Progressive...
Iced Earth Incorruptible cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 04/11/2017 - 15:43 / News - Comments

Iced Earth to release new studio album “Incorruptible” on June 16th 2017

US metal masters Iced Earth have revealed the cover artwork for “Incorruptible”, their brand-new studio album that's going to be released on June 16th, 2017! The stunning artwork (as well as additional illustrations to every song of the new album) was done by David Newman-Stump from Skeleton Crew Tattoo (pencil illustrations) and Roy Young (colours...
Trial Motherless cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Mon, 04/10/2017 - 23:45 / Reviews - Comments

Trial - Motherless

Sweden’s Trial returns a mere two years after their sophomore effort and about 10 after their initial conception have been making strides and have changed things about them in almost all respects, other than the lineup. Their songwriting, their vocals, their performances are all “better”. Even the record company has been upgraded from High Roller...