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Týr to release new studio album “Hel” on March 8th 2019

On March 8th, 2019, the Faroe Islands’ Týr will release their eighth full-length, “Hel”, via Metal Blade Records.

“Hel” is a collection of ruthlessly melodic and irresistibly compelling progressive folk metal that will immediately resonate with any who have followed the band at any point over the two decades of their storied career.

Check out the lyric video for the first single, “Fire and Flame”, below.

King Diamond launches new video for “Arrival (Live at Graspop)”

On January 25th, 2019, King Diamond will release a new DVD/Blu-ray, “Songs for the Dead Live”, via Metal Blade Records.
 
There is only one King Diamond, and for more than thirty years the great Dane has been dropping classic albums and putting on shows fans remember for the rest of their lives. Perhaps the only downside to having such a formidable catalogue is that there are just too many great songs to fit into a single set.

Scala Mercalli releases music video for new single “Be Strong”

Italian heavy metallers Scala Mercalli have finished mixing their new album “Indipendence” at Alpha Omega Studio’s by Alex Azzali. The album is set to be released on January 25th, 2019.

Today the band unleashes a new video for “Be Strong”, taken from “Indipendence”, watch the video below.

Evil Conspiracy releases music video for new single “Dogs Ov War”

Swedish metalists Evil Conspiracy have released another potent taster from their forthcoming album “Evil Comes”, set for release worldwide via Sliptrick Records on February 19th, 2019.

The song is called “Dogs Ov War” and sounds exactly as it reads, with it’s balls very firmly fixed to the wall. Check out the brand new official video below.

Öblivïon announce band name change to Kingcrown

French Power Metal band, Öblivïon, (feat. former Nightmare members) has changed their name to Kingcrown. Öblivïon is dead… Long live the Kingcrown!

Kingcrown says: “We believe that this new name is perfectly fitting to the epic and majestic theme of our lyrics and music! Kingcrown is standing strong and is ready to fight on the metal planet, face to face, eye to eye. The Adventure continues!”...

Manowar announces new guitarist E.V. Martel for The Final Battle World Tour 2019

E.V. Martel will be the guitarist on Manowar’s upcoming Final Battle World Tour 2019.

A musician since the age of 8 and devoted Manowar fan, E.V. lives the life of true metal and the music of Manowar. He has performed for years in the only official Manowar tribute band in the world. E.V. is proud to know every Manowar song ever recorded, and his style is a mix of all previous Manowar guitarists combined with his own metallic burning.

Bloody Times release lyric video for “Fort Sumter”

German heavy metal band, Bloody Times, have released a new lyric video for “Fort Sumter”, the song is taken of their new album “On a Mission”, due out on January 11th, 2019, which also features Ross The Boss (ex-Manowar), John Greely (ex-Iced Earth) and Raphael Saini (eX-Iced Earth).

Check out the lyric video for “Fort Sumter” below.

Conception

Hello guys, congrats on “My Dark Symphony”. You are back after more than two decades in hiatus. How does that feel?
 
R: I’ll give you a simple answer to that: It feels great!
 
T: The songwriting process was very stimulating, and the fantastic feedback releasing it has been very rewarding.
 
 

Wind Rose sign with Napalm Records

After their successful album “Stonehymn”, appearances at major festivals as Bloodstock Open Air and successful tours with bands like Finntroll, Wintersun, Ensiferum and Eluveitie, Wind Rose are now ready to continue their journey through mountains, ice and snow! Napalm Records is proud to be part of this journey from now on!

Wind Rose recently returned to their subterranean caverns to record a new studio album. There is a lot to expect for 2019. A dwarf doesn’t write songs. He smiths them against the anvil!