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Turilli / Lione Rhapsody sign with Nuclear Blast and King Records

Turilli / Lione Rhapsody - featuring original Rhapsody members Luca Turilli and Fabio Lione, completed by former Rhapsody members Dominique Leurquin, Patrice Guers and Alex Holzwarth - have signed to Nuclear Blast and King Records (Japan & rest of Asia) for the release of their debut album. The band is currently mixing the album which is set to be released this summer.

Bloodbound releases lyric video for new single “The Warlock’s Trail”

Bloodbound will release their new album “Rise of the Dragon Empire” on March 22nd, 2019, via AFM Records.

Check out the lyric video for the single “The Warlock’s Trail” below.

Two years after their first chart entry in Germany with “War of Dragons” and an almost completely sold out headliner tour, Bloodbound are back with their eagerly anticipated new album “Rise of the Dragon Empire”.

Delain release Official live video for “Nothing Left” feat. Marco Hietala

The soulful and bombastic ballad “Nothing Left” from Delain’s second album “April Rain” is one of the multiple classics the band have created in their 17-year career. Performed together with Nightwish’s Marco Hietala, “Nothing Left” marked one of the highlights of the show at the infamous Utrecht Tivoli on the Danse Macabre Tour 2017.

Gloryhammer to release new studio album album “Legends from Beyond the Galactic Terrorvortex” on May 31st 2019

Mighty warriors of the galaxy! Gloryhammer have returned from another epic quest, which led them from beyond the galactic terrorvortex through “The Land Of The Unicorns” right into the glorious “Battle for Eternity”. The whole story will be told on their new album, “Legends from Beyond the Galactic Terrorvortex”, out on May 31st, 2019, via Napalm Records!

Back in our universe they forged multiple versions of what will be known as the best power metal album of all time.

Kamelot premiere new lyric video for “Vespertine (My Crimson Bride)”

The Shadow Empire Tour is currently all over Europe! Kamelot embark on their headlining tour together with their label mates in Visions Of Atlantis and special guest Evergrey.

To celebrate the critically acclaimed and heavy chart hitting record “The Shadow Theory” (2018, Napalm Records) the band is not only busy on the road, but also premiering a brand new lyric video for the track “Vespertine (My Crimson Bride)”.

Scardust signs With M-Theory Audio

M-Theory Audio is proud to announce the signing of Israel’s leading progressive metal band, Scardust. The label will reissue the group’s acclaimed full-length debut, “Sands of Time,” on May 24th, 2019, on limited-edition double vinyl (the album’s first-ever LP release), digital and compact disc.

Blind Guardian’s Twilight Orchestra to release “Legacy of the Dark Lands” in November 2019

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 to record 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 - during the 1990’s when Blind Guardian started to use orchestral elements to enhance their opulent sound.