melodic metal

Michael Schenker Fest to release new studio album “Revelation” on September 20th 2019

Following on from the release of their successful debut album “Resurrection”, Michael Schenker Fest have completed the recordings for their second studio album, which is now scheduled to be released on (please note new date) September 20th, 2019, this year worldwide through Nuclear Blast. The album pre-order will start on June 14th.

RAM announces September 2019 European Headlining Tour

On September 13th RAM will release their new album “The Throne Within”! The unstoppable Swedish Heavy Metal machine will take no prisoners on this one, instead they will roam again the streets of Europe and kick off their tour a day prior album release on September 12th in Hamburg, Germany.

Very special guests on this run will be their Metal Blade labelmates Vulture! A third band is yet to be announced.

European Tour Dates 2019:

Burning Witches announce vocalist Laura and stream new single “Wings of Steel”

The sad news of frontwoman Seraina leaving Burning Witches has been circulating the internet over the last week, highlighting that sometimes there are things beyond your control that you don’t see coming... Continuing in their relentless pursuit of bringing heavy metal magic to the masses, the band are delighted to welcome new witch Laura from the Netherlands into the fold. The band are introducing Laura to their fans in the form of a new track.

Delain announces February 2020 UK headline shows

Rock act Delain are delighted to announce a string of headline shows in England for February 2020. Support acts will be revealed in due course.

The band have been hard at work writing their sixth studio album, the follow-up to 2016’s “Moonbathers”, so fans should expect to hear new tunes at these shows!

UK Tour Dates 2020:
Thu 6th Feb - BIRMINGHAM O2 Institute
Fri 7th Feb - MANCHESTER O2 Ritz
Sat 8th Feb - BRISTOL Anson Rooms
Sun 9th Feb - LONDON Electric Brixton

Michael Schenker Fest releases music video for first single “Rock Steady”

Michael Schenker Fest have completed the recording sessions for their second studio album, “Revelation”, which is scheduled to be released on September 20th this year worldwide via Nuclear Blast.

Today, the band release their first single, “Rock Steady”, as well as launching pre-orders for the new album. Watch the official video below.

Get the song digitally here.

Conception launches crowdfunding campaign to record first full length album in over two decades

After a year which has seen Norwegian hard rock band Conception triumphantly returned to the musical fold with the highly acclaimed EP “My Dark Symphony” and a series of sold out shows, they now launch a new campaign aiming to record their first full length album since 1997.

Gloryhammer releases lyric video for “Masters of the Galaxy”

Mighty warriors of the galaxy! Today, Gloryhammer release their fourth new video for “Masters of the Galaxy”, from their third album, “Legends from Beyond the Galactic Terrorvortex”, which hit the charts worldwide upon release late last month! The legends around Angus McFife XIII just started their world tour in the US, which will lead them through the whole galaxy until February 2020.

Check out the lyric video for “Masters of the Galaxy” below.
 

Zonder/Wehrkamp release music video for “The Next Big Thing”

Zonder/Wehrkamp, featuring drummer Mark Zonder and guitarist/keyboardist Gary Wehrkamp, released their debut album “If It’s Real” on May 24th, 2019!

The band has unleashed the 3rd production-performance video for the song “The Next Big Thing”, taken from the debut album. Watch the video below.

Gary on the video:

Twilight Force release lyric video for new track “Night of Winterlight”

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

After recently revealing the album release date, the group is now unveiling the first musical glimpse of their third creation. The glorious lyrical portrayal for “Night of Winterlight” can be witnessed over below.

Purchase the new single here.