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Sorcerer to release new studio album “Lamenting of the Innocent” on May 29th 2020

On May 29th, 2020, Sorcerer will release their third full-length, “Lamenting of the Innocent”, via Metal Blade Records.

Watch the video for the first single, “The Hammer of Witches” (directed by Daniel Wahlström - Heavy Groove Media), below.

Pre-order “Lamenting of the Innocent”, here, in the following formats:
• digipak-CD

Conception

Hello Tore. How did it feel to be back on stage and playing for the fans again after all these years ?
 
Tore: It simply felt fantastic to be back on stage and share the magic atmosphere with our fans! The shows have fueled us with a lot of energy, and we can’t wait to be back touring!
 
 
In retrospect, how was the response to the EP?
 

Conception - State of Deception

Norwegian prog metal demigods Conception almost made it big in the 90s releasing a series of spectacular albums with both the media and the fans taking notice back in the day. That was until they decided to follow their artistic muse and release an album that radically different than what they’d done in the past and wasn’t as rock/metal as their fans expected. That album was “Flow”.

Firewind to release new self-titled studio album on may 15th 2020

It’s official: Firewind has once again brought their full potential, making “Firewind” a more than worthy successor of their 2017 concept work “Immortals”.

Each time Firewind released an album over the last 20 years, it wasn’t just the brilliancy of exceptional guitarist Gus G. (ex-Ozzy Osbourne, Arch Enemy, Dream Evil) that fans were in awe of, but also the skills of every one of the band’s vocalists.

Napalm Records launches online informational Hub in response to COVID-19 related tour delays and restrictions

As the impact of COVID-19 is being felt around the world, many of our Napalm Records artists and their teams have had to make the very difficult decision to postpone or cancel their previously scheduled tours. This current situation will cause previously unforeseeable issues for artists and the entire live entertainment industry, but the health and safety of everyone – including our artists, their teams and live music fans – is absolutely paramount, now and always. 

Acid Reign announces Spring, Summer & Fall 2020 UK Tour Dates

Acid Reign have announced a load of dates throughout 2020 under the Tour Of Entitlement banner.
 
Frontman H speaks:
“At last we are bringing the new album to more of you live. We still have a couple of gaps left so tell your local promoters! We cannot wait to get out there and see you all again it has taken a little while but the boys at FATangel have done us proud. Make sure you bring your hand sanitiser!”...

The band also stated:

Khemmis to release new EP “Doomed Heavy Metal” on April 17th 2020

Denver, Colorado based doomed heavy metal quartet Khemmis unveil their new EP, “Doomed Heavy Metal”, which will be released digitally on April 17th, 2020, via Nuclear Blast.

In celebration of the announcement the band are pleased to reveal a live video for their cover of Dio’s “Rainbow in the Dark”. Watch the video below.