symphonic power metal

Epica and Apocalyptica reschedule 2022 European co-headlining Tour to Winter & Spring 2023

Once again, symphonic metal titans Epica are forced to reschedule their co-headline tour with Apocalyptica due to the still ongoing restrictions in various countries that make it impossible to plan a 2-month-long tour run across Europe and 17 countries.

Imperial Age announces worldwide online concert on December 26th 2021

This Boxing Day, 26th of December, 2021, the Russian Symphonic Metal superpower Imperial Age are rallying their vast worldwide fanbase for a colossal live show - presenting songs from the upcoming album “New World”, remembering the old hits, and giving everyone a taste of whats coming for the New World Tour - which kicks off on January 7th, 2022, in Paris.
 
The link to the online concert is here.
 

Twilight Force reschedules 2021 European Tour to Winter 2023

Having recently cancelled their Magical Mystical Tour 2021 due to the evil forces of the ongoing pandemic, the Swedish adventure metallers Twilight Force are pleased to announce the Winter Wonder Tour 2023, that will commence in January 2023.

This quest will consist of 20 shows all over Europe, including three UK dates, during which the band will recount the fantastic tales from their latest album “Dawn of the Dragonstar”, released in 2019 via Nuclear Blast.

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. 

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.

Ad Infinitum to release new studio album “Chapter II - Legacy” on October 29th 2021

Symphonic metal outfit Ad Infinitum return with their bewitching second offering, “Chapter II - Legacy”, out on October 29th, 2021, via Napalm Records! 

After dropping their debut back in 2020 and with its very first single, “Marching on Versailles”, riding high at more than 1.8M video views to date, the highly talented unit didn’t put the brakes on. Instead, they transformed pandemic fatigue into heavier soundscapes without sacrificing their signature aura.

Rhapsody Of Fire to release new studio album “Glory For Salvation” on November 26th 2021

After symphonic power metal force Rhapsody Of Fire just recently released their brand new EP, “I’ll Be Your Hero” — an appetizing precursor for a new full length to follow – now the Italian band has finally shared a first song from their upcoming, 13th studio album. “Glory For Salvation”, which is slated for a release on November 26th, 2021, through AFM Records, will be the second part of an enthralling trilogy.

Phoenix Rising signs with Wormholedeath and announces new album “Acta Est Fabula”

Spanish Symphonic Power Metal band Phoenix Rising have signed a licensing deal with Wormholedeath for the album “Acta Est Fabula”, due for digital release on July 23rd, 2021. More info about the physical CD coming soon!

“Acta Est Fabula” is the 4th release from Phoenix Rising and it features songs that are a balanced combination of aggressive drums, shredding guitars, epic orchestrations, powerful vocals and catchy chorus.