melodic metal

Angel Witch to release new studio album “Angel of Light” on November 1st 2019

On November 1st, 2019, Angel Witch will release their fifth full-length, “Angel of Light”, via Metal Blade Records. Angel Witch’s 1980 eponymous debut on Bronze records created shockwaves that would resonate throughout the nascent realm of thrash, doom and death metal. Now, nearly four decades later, the band remain custodians of a style that transcends era and archetype.

Listen to the first single, “Don’t Turn Your Back”, below.

King Diamond announces new album “The Institute” and November & December 2019 North American Tour

After introducing a new live show, as well as music, at festivals across Europe this summer, King Diamond is now ready to officially reveal the title and theme for the first studio album in 12 years: “The Institute”!

Fans can expect the debut single to arrive this fall and an album in 2020; in the meantime, a tour teaser with a sneak peak of the new stage set can be viewed below.

Dimmu Borgir and Amorphis announce Winter 2020 European co-headlining tour

The year 2020 is set to start with a roll of thunder! Today, Norwegian black metal force Dimmu Borgir and Finnish melodic prog metallers Amorphis announce a co-headline tour that no metal fan should miss. On January 22nd, this killer line-up will hit London’s Kentish Town Forum, as part of a wider European run. Throughout January and February 2020, the unholy Scandinavian alliance will haunt 10 European cities and also bring American post black metallers Wolves In The Throne Room along as support.

Aerodyne releases music video for new single “Kick It Down”

Swedish uprising old-school heavy metal act Aerodyne release their first official video and radio single for the song “Kick It Down”.

The track is taken from the band’s second album “Damnation” out on October 18th, 2019, and can be viewed below.

The video was directed, shot and edited by Jim Nedergard. The digital single of “Kick It Down” is now available across all digital and streaming platforms!

Bloody Times release lyric video for “Alliance” feat. Ross The Boss

German heavy metal band, Bloody Times, have released a new lyric video for “Alliance”, featuring Ross The Boss (ex-Manowar) on guitars.

The track is taken of the album “On A Mission”, which was released in January 2019, and features Ross The Boss (ex-Manowar), John Greely (ex-Iced Earth) and Raphael Saini (ex-Iced Earth).

Check out the lyric video for “Alliance” below.

Kissin’ Dynamite and The Baseballs present music video for new single “Cadillac Maniac”

Hard Rock and fifties Rock‘n’Roll in one song? Can this even work? Of course it can! With their collaboration song, “Cadillac Maniac”, Kissin’ Dynamite and The Baseballs deliver the stunning proof that even in 2019 it’s possible to create a bold and surprising musical fusion that manages to impress with its sheer refreshing otherness. But how did the spectacular collaboration come about?

Lamori releases music video for new single “An Angel By Your Side”

Lamori are proud to present their new single and official video for “An Angel By Your Side”.

Statement about the single:
“"An Angel By Your Side" is the third single from our upcoming album "Neo Noir". Driven by a big catchy chorus, the song also has some interesting electronic parts. Overall we believe the song will appeal to both old and new fans alike”.

RAM launches music video for new single “Spirit Reaper”

Today (September 13th), RAM have unleashed their new album, “The Throne Within”, via Metal Blade Records.

Additionally, the band has debuted a new video for the single “Spirit Reaper”, which can be seen below.

To purchase a copy of “The Throne Within” click here.

The album is available in the following formats:
• jewelcase-CD

Ark Ascent release music video for new single “Innocence Lost”

UK progressive metal band, Ark Ascent, featuring former Shadowkeep vocalist Rogue Marechal, current DGM bassist Andrea Arcangeli and Sirenia drummer Michael Brush, have released a new music video for the new single “Innocence Lost”, the track is taken from their debut album “Downfall”, which is set for release on September 27th, 2019, via Ascent Records.

The video for “Innocence Lost” can be viewed below.