melodic metal

Steve Vai and Dreamcatcher Events announce Vai Academy 6.0 – “Finding Your Note” in August 2022

Steve Vai and Dreamcatcher Events have announced Vai Academy 6.0 – “Finding Your Note” will be staged August 4-8, 2022 in Las Vegas, NV at the Hilton Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa. Featured guests at this year’s gathering include Nuno Bettencourt, Guthrie Govan, Larry Mitchell, Joe Robinson, Billy Sheehan, Yvette Young, plus special guest Tommy Emmanuel.

Battle Beast to release new studio album “Circus of Doom” on January 21st 2022

After re-signing to Nuclear Blast in early 2021, the Finnish heavy metal sextet Battle Beast are once again getting ready to unleash their force upon the world in the shape of their brand new masterpiece “Circus of Doom”.

The album is set to be released on January 21st, 2022, via Nuclear Blast and the first single will be revealed soon, on October 22nd. To shorten the wait, the band kick off the digital pre-order for the album today.

The Murder Of My Sweet to release new studio album “A Gentleman’s Legacy” on December 10th 2021

Frontiers Music Srl is happy to announce the release of Swedish band The Murder Of My Sweet’s new album, “A Gentleman’s Legacy”, on December 10th, 2021. Today, the band gives fans their first look at the album with the release of the single and video for the track “A Ghost of a Chance”. Watch the video below

Vandenberg announces new lead singer Mats Leven

Vandenberg has announced that Mats Leven will be joining the band as lead singer. The powerhouse vocalist is known for his work with Yngwie Malmsteen, Candlemass and tours with the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, among many other bands. To celebrate this new coming together, they have announced their only show of 2021 with the new line-up at the Planet Rockstock Festival at Trecco Bay, Wales, on Friday 12th November.

Agarthic to release debut album “The Inner Side” on December 10th 2021

Frontiers Music Srl is pleased to welcome the new Italian symphonic metal band Agarthic to the label’s roster. “The Inner Side” is the band’s debut album, which was recorded under the direction of producer Aldo Lonobile (Secret Sphere, Archon Angel, Timo Tolkki’s Avalon, etc.), will be released on December 10th, 2021. 

Estriver signs licensing deal with Wormholedeath for the release of their debut “Outcry”

Italian Hard Rock band Estriver have signed with Wormholedeath a licensing deal for their new album “Outcry”, due for release on December 10th, 2021.

Estriver deliver the finest hard rock with metal and progressive influences!

Check out an album teaser below.

Tracklist:
1. Nails
2. Belonging
3. To Wish to Have a Human Nature
4. Slavery
5. Human Destiny
6. Primordial
7. March of the Black flags
8. The ManWho Could Fly