symphonic metal

Delain to release new studio album “Apocalypse & Chill” on February 7th 2020

The wait is over! Following the release of their two latest singles, “Burning Bridges” and “One Second”, Napalm Records is pleased to announce details regarding the new dystopian masterpiece by Dutch symphonic hard rock/metal pioneers Delain.

Their newest full-length offering, “Apocalypse & Chill”, features an electrifying blend of heavy rock and metal influences, and marks a new chapter in the band’s evolving catalog.
 

Diabulus Ιn Musica to release new studio album “Euphonic Entropy” on February 14th 2020

Symphonic metal quartet Diabulus Ιn Musica has just released the power ballad, “Otoi”, the first single fresh off their forthcoming studio album, “Euphonic Entropy”. The long-player is to be released via Napalm Records on February 14th, 2020, and takes the listener on a wild ride through time, emotions and genres. Beautiful classical elements paired with heartwarming symphonic metal melodies, as well as heavy guitar riffs and smashing drums, traverse all throughout their upcoming album.
 

Temperance releases new single “Lost in the Christmas Dream”

Temperance presents their festive new single, “Lost in the Christmas Dream”, a beautiful symphonic metal piece that will tug on your heartstrings. The new single is an exclusive bonus track (digital only!) from Temperance’s forthcoming album, “Viridian”, out on January 24th, 2020, via Napalm Records.
 

Enslaved enter the studio to record new album - due out in May 2020

Norwegian metal avant-gardists Enslaved have some big news for their fans: the band have just entered the studio and are currently working on new material for their upcoming album. This new gem will be released once again via Nuclear Blast Records and has a tentative release date of May 2020.

Band founding member and guitarist Ivar Bjørnson stated about the recordings:

Beast In Black release official live music video for “Cry Out for a Hero”

International heavy metal group Beast In Black have just completed the second leg of their European tour in support of their sophomore album “From Hell with Love”. To round off this enormously successful year, which includes the release of the aforementioned record on February 8th, via Nuclear Blast Records, as well as countless sold-out gigs across the globe, the band are pleased to announced that they will play Helsinki, Finland’s Ice Hall on Friday, December 13 (“Beast In Black Friday”).

Powerwolf live in Athens 2019

The long queue of people waiting outside going around the corner could only mean too things, ie that actually lots of people had turned up and that the doors had not opened at the appointed time and it was probably a bit of both. Gloryhammer, who were the support band, had been late to arrive, as they had their own traveling arrangements and as such their soundcheck was delayed.

Amberian Dawn releases lyric video for cover of ABBA hit “Lay All Your Love On Me”

With their first single, “United”, already providing a hint of the musical direction their new album “Looking for You” is headed, Amberian Dawn’s new version of ABBA’s hit track “Lay All Your Love On Me” leaves nothing left to be questioned. This song is the perfect statement and sound honoring the Swedish pop giants.

Ravenword to release debut album “Transcendence” on January 31st 2020

Italy’s symphonic power metal band Ravenword has just unleashed “No More”, the first single off their one-time studio album “Transcendence”, coming out on January 31st, 2020, via Rockshots Records.

Chiara Tricarico comments about the song: “"No More": this song is a classical power metal track, with a beautiful piano part and a super fast solo”.