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Exhorder to release new studio album “Mourn the Southern Skies” on September 20th 2019

NOLA thrash metal legends Exhorder have announced plans to release their first album in 27 years, “Mourn the Southern Skies”, which will be released on September 20th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast Records.

The wait is finally over; today the band has also debuted the record’s lead track, “My Time”, alongside a music video that can be seen at the link below. Fans can pre-order the album now as well.

Watch the official video for “My Time” below.

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.

Helloween to release new live album “United Alive” on October 4th 2019

It was The Sensation of the year 2016. During the Hellbook production to celebrate Helloween’s 30th anniversary, the contributors came to realize that the chemistry in the band had always been unique – and that what belongs together needs to be together again. However, the birth of “Pumpkins United” wasn’t just an original line-up reunion, but the real deal. The ultimate cast consisting of all seven metal heroes: Deris, Kiske, Weikath, Hansen, Grosskopf, Gerstner, and Löble.

Sonata Arctica to release new studio album “Talviyö” on September 6th 2019

On September 6th, 2019, Finnish melodic metal titans Sonata Arctica will release their tenth studio album, called “Talviyö” (which means “Winter Night”), which includes eleven new tracks.

“We were speaking about having an album cover made from a photo, and luckily managed to find the award winning photographer Onni Wiljami, who actually hails from a village not too far from our hometown. His pictures were just perfect for this album”, explains keyboardist Henrik “Henkka” Klingenberg.

Alter Bridge to release new studio album “Walk the Sky” on October 18th 2019

For over 15 years, Alter Bridge has been a band known for blurring the line between hard rock and heavy metal. Building upon the sound that has won the band worldwide critical acclaim and a devoted global fan base, the band returns with their sixth studio album, “Walk the Sky”.

Chelsea Wolfe releases music video for new single “American Darkness”

Chelsea Wolfe has returned with another stunning track, “American Darkness”, from her forthcoming album, “Birth of Violence” out on September 13th, 2019, via Sargent House.

“American Darkness” is accompanied by this video which Wolfe tells us is an “expression of freedom and beautiful humans being themselves”. Watch the video below.