Traditional Metal

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.

Doro release music video for “Freunde Fürs Leben”

After a raft of successful summer festival performances this year, Doro is preparing to continue her Forever Warriors - Forever United World Tour in a few weeks.

Kicking off the next leg of the tour in Russia and the USA, the band will then be traveling back to Europe for gigs in Germany, UK, Switzerland, Netherlands and Luxemburg.

Sinner releases lyric video for new single “Last Exit Hell”

Sinner released their cracking new single “Last Exit Hell” today (August 16th), the second track from new album “Santa Muerte”, which is due for release on September 13th, 2019, AFM Records.

Check out the lyric video for “Last Exit Hell” below.

Pre-order “Santa Muerte” here.

Tracklist:
01. Shine On
02. Fiesta Y Copas (feat. Ronnie Romero)

RAM launches music video for new single “Blades of Betrayal”

On September 13th, RAM will unleash their new album, “The Throne Within”, via Metal Blade Records.

For a preview of the record, a video for the new single, “Blades of Betrayal”, can be viewed below.
Pre-order the album here, in the following formats:
• jewelcase-CD
• limited edition digibook-2CD (EU exclusive - includes bonus CD, slipcase, and patch)
• 180g black vinyl (EU exclusive)

War Cloud to release new studio album “State of Shock” on September 27th 2019

Erupting out of Oakland, California in 2014, War Cloud has left a smoking path across much of the USA over the past five years. Formed by guitarist/vocalist Alex Wein after firmly planting his amps in the Bay Area, he unified a crew with Joaquin Ridgell on drums, Taylor Roach on bass, and most recently Nick Burks on guitar (also of Kentucky rockers, Stonecutters).
 

Leatherwolf reveal new line-up and stream new song “The Henchmen”

Long running Orange County, CA metal institution, Leatherwolf, have announced a new line-up, comprising drummer Dean Roberts, guitarist Geoff Gayer, and bassist Paul Carman, all of whom featured on the band’s classic “Leatherwolf” (‘87) and “Street Ready” (‘89) releases, guitarist Rob Math and introducing new frontman, Keith Adamiak.