Month: December 2011

Submitted by newseditor on Dec 24, 2011
Epica's upcoming 5th full-length album,"Requiem for the Indifferent" will be released on the 9th of March 2012 (EU) by Nuclear Blast.   The work is done! Recordings, mixes and mastering are finished. Although you have to wait some more to know how it sounds, we can already show you how it… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Dec 24, 2011
After a highly successful run of European festivals and select club shows, Swedish melodic metal maestros Soilwork have started writing music for the follow-up to "The Panic Broadcast", which debuted the US Billboard charts at #88 upon its release in July 2010.   Commented vocalist… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Dec 23, 2011
Right on time for the end of the year, DIE APOKALYTISCHEN REITER approve their tour package for the outstanding European tour. In the context of "The Greatest Of The Best European tour 2012", with 20 stations in England, France, Spain, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland and Germany… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Dec 23, 2011
Finland's THE INIQUITY DESCENT sign Massacre Records. The quintet was formed about 2 years ago by the band's guitarist Mikael Mannström. He and vocalist and lyricist Mathias Lillmåns were childhood friends and already have had several projects together. Later on the second guitarist Philip Kerbs… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Dec 23, 2011
ORIGIN One of the most intense and technical bands of the contemporary death metal world, ORIGIN, have returned to stake their claim as the leaders of metal’s new wave of extremity with their fifth studio record entitled Entity. As expected, ORIGIN continue to churn out frantic hell paced… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Dec 23, 2011
JEFF SCOTT SOTO: "Damage Control", the new album by Jeff Scott Soto, is near completion and promises to deliver a one-two punch in the standard that is expected from the artist who has mastered the world of Melodic and Hard Rock music through the ages! The album is completed with appearances… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Dec 22, 2011
Joe Lynn Turner’s popular AOR side project with German/American producer Dennis Ward, Sunstorm, will release the third album entitled “Emotional Fire” on February 24th 2012 in Europe (February 28th in North America) on Frontiers Records.   Born after Turner met with Frontiers Records’… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Dec 22, 2011
Moonspell signed a worldwide recording deal with Napalm Records! A new album by the dark metal band revolving around the charismatic frontman Fernando Ribeiro will be released in spring 2012! More details about the upcoming longplayer will be revealed soon!    "With Moonspell nothing… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Dec 22, 2011
The Austrian crossover band Kontrust is the latest addition to the Napalm roster! The Amadeus Award winners (2010 in the category "Hard & Heavy") will release their new album "Second Hand Wonderland" in spring 2012! A first major update with regard to the album will follow soon! Fans find the… Read More
Submitted by newseditor on Dec 22, 2011
Hellsaw unleashes the artwork and tracklist to "Trist"! The new album will be released on 24 February. Furthermore, the band will embark on a tour. The dates are available here!    1. The Devil Is Calling My Name  2. Sorrow Is Horror  3. Doom Pervades My Nightmares  4. The Forerunner of… Read More