2020

Sodom to release new EP “Bombenhagel” on August 20th 2021

Following yet more official appreciation, as acknowledged by the presentation of the German Record Critics’ Award, for their current album “Genesis XIX” (having garnered the prize once before with its predecessor “Decision Day” in 2016) and prior to their upcoming 40th band anniversary next year, Sodom have rarely been as energetic as in spring 2021. 

Crypta to release debut album “Echoes of the Soul” on June 11th 2021

Just recently signed with Napalm Records, Crypta offer a raging sonic monster in a class of its own: the newly staffed Brazilian/Dutch death metal unit is set to drop jaws with their long-awaited debut offering, “Echoes of the Soul”, to be released on June 11th, 2021, via Napalm Records.

Sepultura welcomes Frédéric Leclercq and Marcello Pompeu to the last SepulQuarta of 2020

This Saturday December 19th will see a new episode of Sepultura’s SepulQuarta series. 

The Brazilian metal heavyweights will welcome Frédéric Leclercq and Marcello Pompeu, who will join the band for a quarantine jam session, performing “Slaves of Pain” from Sepultura’s “Bneath the Remains” album (1989).

Beyond The Black to release new digital EP “W:O:A Acoustic Clash - The Lockdown Session” on December 18th 2020

Right in time for Christmas, symphonic/melodic shooting stars Beyond The Black are gifting their fans with a really special treat: their new EP, “W:O:A Acoustic Clash - The Lockdown Session”, available digitally on December 18th, 2020, via Napalm Records.

Previously Unseen Footage of Eddie Van Halen and Jason Becker spending time together on August 31st 1996

An amazing meeting took place on August 31st, 1996. That’s when Eddie Van Halen spent the day with a guy who had followed in his footsteps playing alongside David Lee Roth - Jason Becker. Jason had been diagnosed with ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s Disease, and was not in good shape. Van Halen came to Jason’s house to give love and support - as well as a guitar - to his friend and to film an ALS awareness promotional video.

The 69 Eyes live streaming show will be available on demand from December 18th 2020 until January 18th 2021

This summer, the goth‘n’roll vampires The 69 Eyes thrilled their fans with a stunning live stream celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Finnish legends - straight outta Helsinki. Due to the high demand, the show returns for one month on demand. Tickets for The 69 Eyes’ Worldwide Live Stream Revisited are NOW on sale and can be purchased here.

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Crazy Zombie to release debut full-length album “Crystal Reality” on December 18th 2020

Spanish rockers Crazy Zombie are glad to announce the signing with Epictronic for the release of their debut full-length album “Crystal Reality”.

“Crystal Reality” will be available on December 18th, 2020, on all digital platforms worldwide.

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