melodic metal

Burning Witches to release new studio album “The Witch οf the North” on May 28th 2021

Swiss heavy metal coven Burning Witches and Nuclear Blast Records are delighted to reveal the magnificent cover artwork and the tracklist for the band’s fourth full-length, “The Witch οf the North”, which will be released on May 28th, 2021.

The pre-order for “The Witch οf the North” will start on March 19th 2021.

Τracklist:
01. Winter’s Wrath
02. The Witch οf the North
03. Tainted Ritual
04. We Stand As One
05. Flight οf τhe Valkyries

Unleash The Archers announce November & December 2021 European Headlining Tour

Vancouver, Canada based Unleash The Archers were formed in late 2007 by vocalist and front-woman Brittney Slayes, together with her partner and the band’s drummer Scott Buchanan. Spanning the gap between various forms of metal, genre-blending has become their speciality, and the resulting product is a potent mix of intelligent song-writing and technically versatile musicianship.

The End Machine to release new studio album “Phase2” on April 9th 2021

The End Machine are back with their sophomore album, “Phase2”, which follows on the heels of their well-received and successful self-titled debut album released in 2018. The End Machine features former classic lineup Dokken members George Lynch and Jeff Pilson with the awesome singer Robert Mason (Warrant, Lynch Mob) on lead vocals.

Bloody Hell to release new studio album “The Bloodening” on April 30th 2021

Formed to cause confusion and fear in people who don’t understand what heavy metal is about, Helsinki, Finland’s Bloody Hell (ft. members of Moottörin Jyrinä, Metal De Facto) have been wowing fans around the globe with their loud, unapologetic, speed demon tyranny for two decades. Known for their drunken wild shows, the band has always presented good times in the circle pit with anthems about drinking, hangovers, devil-worshiping among other important matters.

Sunbomb to release debut album “Evil and Divine” on May 14th 2021

Sunbomb is the highly anticipated new musical alliance between two steadfast warriors of the U.S. hard rock/metal scene, Tracii Guns (L.A. Guns) and Michael Sweet (Stryper). They have put together an absolute blinder of a heavy metal album, melding influences of classic metal bands such as Black Sabbath and Judas Priest with Tracii’s love of metal subgenres, specifically doom metal. The band’s debut album, “Evil and Divine” is out on May 14th, 2021.

Blind Faith to release debut EP “Closer” on March 26th 2021

Blind Faith is the AOR & melodic neoclassical metal project by Anton Darusso, lead vocals of critically acclaimed Wings Of Destiny and Oxidize.

Blind Faith’s debut EP “Closer” will be out on March 26th, 2021, via Wormholedeath worldwide.

Tracklist:
1. Dream chaser
2. Closer
3. Separate ways (Journey cover)

Scardust announces new bassist Orr Didi and keyboardist aron Friedland

Israel’s progressive/symphonic metal wizards Scardust persevered through the challenges presented by the events of 2020 and ended the year by releasing their critically acclaimed sophomore concept album “Strangers”. The group is poised to continue moving forward as 2021 progresses, though the makeup of the band has been slightly altered.