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Nightwish to release new studio album “Human. :II: Nature.” on April 10th 2020

When Finnish sextet Nightwish announce a new studio album people tend to take notice. They know that something special is brewing. 

Band leader Tuomas Holopainen once said that whenever he creates a new record he has the intention of capturing something rare and unique, a monument and a true album experience. In 2020 he’s certain to achieve his objective once again. 

Nightwish have completed the recordings for their 9th studio album and are proud to announce the title, artwork and tracklisting.

Primal Fear announces Fall 2020 European Headlining Tour

The End is Near” - German metal commandos Primal Fear are currently putting the finishing touches to their 13th studio album, which will be released via Nuclear Blast later this year.

Today, the group is pleased to announce a European headline tour, including a show at London venue The Dome, during which they’ll be presenting some new tracks to their fan base across Europe. 

Serenity releases music video for new single “My Kingdom Comes”

With their third single “My Kingdom Comes” off their upcoming album, “The Last Knight”, to be released via Napalm Records, Serenity continues the epic journey in the footsteps of the Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I.. The beautiful conceptualized video shows the last knight himself and impressively visualizes the ancient spirit of medieval times.
 

DragonForce announces March 2020 US Headlining Tour

This past September, DragonForce unleashed their eighth full-length, “Extreme Power Metal”, via Metal Blade Records.

In support of its release, the band will head out on the road next month in Europe, before touring the US with Unleash The Archers and Visions Of Atlantis. Both of these treks will see Alicia Vigil (Vigil Of War) handling bass and backing vocals for the band.

Mindtech to release new studio album “Omnipresence” on March 13th 2020

Mindtech have set to release their new album “Omnipresence” on March 13th, 2020, via TriTech Music.

The new album features eight heavy tracks with great melodies, hooks, awesome musicianship and world class vocals. They define their music as melodic metal with progressive elements (Semi-prog if you will).

Victor Smolski’s Almanac to release new studio album “Rush of Death” on March 6th 2020

Victor Smolski’s Almanac are set to unleash their third studio album, “Rush of Death”, on March 6th, 2020, via Nuclear Blast.

Today, the band has unleashed a lyric video for their first single, “Predator”. Check out the lyric video below.

Victor states:

Brothers Of Metal - Emblas Saga

I was so highly unimpressed by the over the top cos-play power “metal” of Sweden’s Brothers Of Metal, that I easily decided to give em a pass at Sweden Rock fest after a momentary pass by their stage proved to be a futile experience and as another band that I actually wanted to watch was performing at a different stage. I thought they were exactly the type of band that Napalm would sign and cherish. Ohh Napalm.

Powerwolf re-signs with Napalm Records

Germany’s currently most successful heavy metal band, Powerwolf, has extended their deal with renowned label Napalm Records.

Guitarist Matthew Greywolf states: “We are pleased to inform you that we have extended our great collaboration with the Napalm Records team. To have people behind us that help to spread the word of metal with know-how, energy and - above all - passion is great”.

Alestorm announces new studio album “Curse of the Crystal Coconut” - due out in Summer 2020

The Crystal Coconut definitely granted Alestorm fans their wish: the visionary world travelers have officially entered the recording studio and will return with their upcoming album, “Curse of the Crystal Coconut”, to be released via Napalm Records in summer 2020.