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Wolfpakk Wolves Reign cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Tue, 05/23/2017 - 23:59 / Reviews - Comments

Wolfpakk - Wolves Reign

While I initially didn’t mind the Wolfpakk collaboration between Michael Voss (Casanova, Mad Max etc.) and Mark Sweeney (ex-Crystal Ball) since their third album and considering the fact that the former is involved in quite a few projects, the continuation of this project has felt increasingly as a contractual obligation / chance for complementary income than...
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...
Sailing To Nowhere Lost in Time cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Thu, 05/18/2017 - 23:55 / Reviews - Comments

Sailing To Nowhere - Lost in Time

Sailing To Nowhere is an Italian sextet, on their second album, in the power metal genre, with slight prog tendencies. They were complete unknown to me previously, but even on their second attempt, I find plenty of issues with the sound, while they don’t sound bad musically if not a little lacking in the production department, the dual male/female vocals fail...
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...
Excalion Dream Alive cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 05/16/2017 - 17:44 / News - Comments

Excalion to release new studio album “Dream Alive” on July 7th 2017

Finnish Power Metal heroes Excalion have revealed the details of their new album “Dream Alive”, which will be released on July 7th, 2017, via Scarlet Records. The tracklist is as follows. Tracklist: 1. Divergent Falling 2. Centenarian 3. Marching Masquerade 4. Amelia 5. Release the Time 6. One Man Kingdom 7. Deadwater Bay 8. The Firmament 9....
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...
Lux Perpetua The Curse of the Iron King cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Fri, 05/12/2017 - 23:44 / Reviews - Comments

Lux Perpetua - The Curse of the Iron King

Lux Perpetua were formed in 2009 by a trio of friends and following a tumultuous few years of lineup changes and a change of name, from Sentinel to Lux Perpetua and an EP in 2014, the band solidified, after Magdalena Tararuj started to play keyboards with them and Artur Rosinski replaced their then singer, during recordings of their debut.   The Polish...
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...
Vardis band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 05/12/2017 - 21:13 / News - Comments

Vardis sign management contract with Rock'N'Growl Promotion

Hard Rock/NWOBHM (New Wave Of British Heavy Metal) band Vardis have signed a management contract with German Rock'N'Growl Promotion. The band's comeback album, “Red Eye”, was released in 2016 via SPV/Steamhammer. Guitarist and singer Steve Zodiac about the signing: “I want to thank everyone who's worked with us at Hoplite Records...