melodic power metal

NorthTale to release new studio album “Eternal Flame” on November 12th 2021

In August 2019, power metal newcomers NorthTale released their successful first album “Welcome to Paradise”. After their debut show at Sabaton Open Air in Sweden followed by some shows in Japan, the band underwent a line-up change, and after months of auditions, their new vocalist Guilherme Hirose from Sao Paolo, Brazil was chosen.

Insania to release new studio album “V (Praeparatus Supervivet)” on November 12th 2021

Sweden’s power metal masters Insania return with their fifth album, the aptly titled “V (Praeparatus Supervivet)”, which is their first with Frontiers Music Srl. The album will be released on November 12th, 2021.

Today, fans can get their first look at the album with the release of the single and video, for “Praeparatus Supervivet”. Watch the video below.

Sonata Arctica reschedule 2021 European Acoustic Tour to Fall & Winter 2022

Finnish melodic metal titans Sonata Arctica are a band with a unique sound, driven by different emotions and a touch of melancholy. Today, the band announces a new release date for their first acoustic album, “Acoustic Adventures - Volume One”, which will now be released on January 21st, 2022. They have also revealed that their planned acoustic tour has had to be postponed, and will now start in October 2022.

Helloween - Helloween

Well, this eponymous album by the Pumpkins reunited with not one but two prodigal sons, namely the godfather of European Power Metal, Kai Hansen and the charismatic Michael “Michi” Kiske, is something that cynics might say that was expected, after their “reunion” tour of a couple of years ago. On the other hand, just like “classic” bands reunion albums it’s also a benchmark to see if the chemistry is still present when the classic writers of a band, get back together.

Warkings to release new studio album “Revolution” on August 20th 2021

Warkings Warriors beware! The mighty kings return to the battlefield, armed with glorious weapons made of pure Heavy Metal - the time for “Revolution” has come! The third part of the Warkings saga will be unleashed on August 20th, 2021, via Napalm Records, so sharpen your weapons and join the Warkings “Revolution”!

Brainstorm to release new studio album “Wall of Skulls” on August 20th 2021

Brainstorm will release their new album “Wall of Skulls” on August 20th, 2021. While cover artwork has been revealed and pre-sale already started last week, the newest creation and first release from the album, “Escape the Silence” is out now. Watch the video below.

Twilight Force announces October 2021 European & UK Headlining Tour

Swedish adventure metallers Twilight Force are pleased to announce some new dates for their first ever headline tour. The aptly named “Magical Mystical Tour 2021” will now take place this coming October with special guests Cyhra, plus support coming from Silver Bullet. On the road they will recount the fantastical tales from their latest album “Dawn of the Dragonstar”, released in 2019 via Nuclear Blast.

Timo Tolkki’s Avalon to release new studio album “The Enigma Birth” on June 18th 2021

Frontiers Music Srl is proud to announce the upcoming release of the fourth album from Timo Tolkki’s Avalon, “The Enigma Birth” on June 18th, 2021. Again featuring a slew of talented guest vocalists, the album sees the Finnish guitar maestro’s skills on display once again.