Traditional Metal

Iron Maiden announces rescheduled European tour dates for Summer 2021

Iron Maiden have announced new rescheduled tour dates for Summer 2021.

Read the band’s official statement below:

“I hope you and your loved ones are staying safe and well, wherever you may be, and my continued thanks to you all for bearing with us so patiently.

Due to the continuing health issues Worldwide around Covid-19 we regretfully inform you that Iron Maiden will now not be playing any concerts until June 2021.

Corners Of Sanctuary offer free digi download pack titled “Quarantined Lockdown”

Corners Of Sanctuary (COS) has released a free digi download pack titled “Quarantined Lockdown”. The digital download includes the band’s brand new COVID-19 track, “We Won’t Back Down (Do or Die)”, along with demo versions of the songs “Victoria” and “Only One”.

Powerwolf start working on new studio album - due out in 2021

The high priests of heavy metal, Powerwolf, have announced work on a brand new studio album, to be released in 2021!

The band is currently getting ready for the release of their upcoming special album, “Best of the Blessed”, on July 3rd, 2020 via Napalm Records.

Guitarist Matthew Greywolf has just commented the exciting news as follows:

Guardian Of Lightning to release debut full-length album “Cosmos Tree” on July 17th 2020

Guardian Of Lightning is the herald of a new take on the metal genre known as thunder metal which replaces the typical lead guitar role with that of an ultra-heavy, thundering electric bass.

The band will release their debut full-length album entitled “Cosmos Tree” on July 17th, 2020, via Eclipse Records. The album was produced by Eurico Tavares at Stage Record Power Audio Studio in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The album artwork was designed by the bassist Iron King.

S.O.R.M signs worldwide deal with Noble Demon Records

Swedish hard rockers S.O.R.M are extremely pleased to announce signing a worldwide deal with German based label Noble Demon Records.

Headed by former Nuclear Blast Records representative Patrick Walch, Noble Demon Records was established in late 2019 and have already made a crushing impact signing outstanding acts such as Night Crowned, No Raza, Dawn Of Solace and Gomorra.

Eisenhauer to release new studio album “Blessed be the Hunter” on June 6th 2020

The hot and courageous snorting fighter sounds of these deeply upright ones have developed into something very special until today. And not only the name of the band is an absolute program - even the foundation became a sworn ritual.

Since 2007, everything at Eisenhauer has been revolving around the timeless ideals, values and powers that have always been embodied by impressively booming electric guitars.

U.D.O. to release new studio album “We Are One” on July 17th 2020

Metal legend U.D.O. will release their new album “We Are One” on July 17th, 2020, which was written in collaboration with the official Concert Band of the German Armed Forces (Musikkorps der Bundeswehr) under the command of Lieutenant Colonel Christoph Scheibling and is a wholly unique worldwide musical project.

Night announces new album “High Tides - Distant Skies” - due out in September 2020

Swedish rock band Night will release their fourth album “High Tides - Distant Skies” on September 11th, 2020.

The album will be released on The Sign Records on Vinyl, CD and Digital format, and contains 9 new songs. On Friday, April 24, the band will release the first single from the album, entitled “Under the Moonlight Sky”. Pre-save the first single here.

BPMD to release debut covers album “American Made” on June 12th 2020

The time has come! Shortly following the recent announcement of their signing with Napalm Records, BPMD – the new juggernaut featuring heavy metal icons Bobby Blitz (Overkill) on vocals, drummer Mike Portnoy (The Winery Dogs, Sons Of Apollo), bassist Mark Menghi (Metal Allegiance) and guitarist Phil Demmel (Vio-lence, ex-Machine Head) – are thrilled to announce new details regarding their debut album.