neoclassical metal

Almanac announces new studio album “Rush of Death” - due out in March 2020

Victor Smolski’s Almanac are pleased to announce the next piece of big news for the band – that their third studio album “Rush of Death” will be released on March 6th, 2020, via Nuclear Blast.

The epic cover artwork has also been revealed today.

Victor Smolski has made a statement regarding the news:

Apocalyptica to release new studio album “Cell-0” on January 10th 2020

Bristling with an epically baroque life and energy, “Cell-0”, the ninth studio album by Finland’s multi-Platinum cello-rockers Apocalyptica, will be released on January 10th, 2020, via Silver Lining Music.

The recording of “Cell-0” followed a four-year break between albums that gave the band - Eicca Toppinen, Perttu Kivilaakso, Paavo Lotjonen, and Mikko Siren, all of whom are classically-trained musicians - a fresh perspective and affected the way they approached the new music.

Twilight Force release lyric video for new track “Queen of Eternity”

Dear Knights Of Twilight’s Might, your nearly infinte wait has finally come to an end as Swedish adventure metallers Twilight Force release their third opus, “Dawn of the Dragonstar”, today via Nuclear Blast.

To mark this momentous occasion, the fellowship has unveiled another piece of art, displaying the lyrical majesty of their new tale “Queen of Eternity”. Witness the story in all its magical glory, below.

Twilight Force releases music video for title track “Dawn of the Dragonstar”

Swedish adventure metallers Twilight Force are set to release their latest opus “Dawn of the Dragonstar” on August 16th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast.

Today, the fellowship has unveiled another epic tale off the much anticipated album in the form of animated pictures.

The spellbinding images were captured by Tommy Eriksson and the video was produced and directed by Stefan Altzar. Enjoy the magic melodies of “Dawn of the Dragonstar” below.

Narnia releases music video for new single “You are the Air That I Breathe”

Today, Swedish metal band Narnia releases “You are the Air That I Breathe” – the second single from the band’s upcoming studio-album; “From Darkness to Light”. The album is scheduled for release August 2nd, just over a month before touring begins in South America along with American bands Stryper and Tourniquet.
 
Watch the video for “You are the Air That I Breathe” below.
 

Yngwie Malmsteen live in Orlando, Florida 2019

With a career spanning some forty years, Yngwie Malmsteen has shown himself to be a true innovator of his craft. Marrying his obvious and prodigious talent to classical music he has created a neoclassical style that ushered in a wave of guitar shredding like no other. Everyone in attendance tonight would get to witness his brilliance firsthand.