Traditional Metal

Arrayan Path to release new studio album “The Marble Gates to Apeiron” on November 27th 2020

The Epic Power Metal force that is Arrayan Path returns with the band’s 8th full-length, a follow-up to 2018’s double-disc album “Archegonoi”.
 
Titled “The Marble Gates to Apeiron”, the new album is due to be released on November 27th, 2020, on CD and Digital.
 

Iron Maiden to release new double live album “Legacy of the Beast” on November 20th 2020

Parlophone Records (BMG in the USA) are pleased to announce the release of Iron Maiden’s new double live album on November 20th, 2020, worldwide.

Containing over 100 minutes of classic Maiden music and available in multiple formats, “Nights of the Dead, Legacy of the Beast: Live in Mexico City” was recorded during the band’s three sold out arena shows there in September 2019 and is a celebration of their Legacy Of The Beast World Tour, which began in 2018 and will finish next Summer in Europe.

Accept releases new single and video for “The Undertaker” and announces new album “Too Mean To Die”

Accept are back! The German kingpins of Heavy Metal have today released “The Undertaker”, the first single from their highly anticipated new studio album “Too Mean to Die”. The album will be released on January 15th, 2021, via Nuclear Blast. The pre-sale for Accept’s 16th studio album will launch on November 6th, 2020.
 

Doro to release “Magic Diamonds - Best of Rock, Ballads & Rare Treasures” on November 13th 2020

On November 13th, 2020, Metal Queen Doro proves once again that she literally gives her all when she cares about something. On this November Doro’s own label, Rare Diamonds Productions, will release her long awaited best of album “Magic Diamonds - Best of Rock, Ballads & Rare Treasures”.

Beast In Black announces November & December 2021 European Headlining Tour

Having released two sensational records through Nuclear Blast Records, international Heavy Metal group Beast In Black have played numerous thrilling shows, including a run of mostly sold out international headline tours in Europe, Russia and Japan, supporting Gloryhammer in the UK and festival appearances around the world (Sweden Rock, Graspop, Summer Breeze, Heavy Montréal etc.).
 

Diamond Head to release 40th Anniversary re-recording of “Lightning to the Nations” on November 20th 2020

Vital, venerated, and vintage, when Diamond Head first released “Lightning to the Nations” forty years ago in 1980, few could have predicted the importance it would carry - and establish - with regards to heavy metal's new wave and sound. Stacked and packed with riffs, “Lightning to the Nations” would be one of the prime catalysts for a movement known as the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal (NWOBHM).

Stälker to release new studio album “Black Majik Terror” on October 30th 2020

New Zealand’s speed metal overlords Stälker are returning with yet another lesson in raw and in-your-face heavy metal, breathing the spirit and danger of the glorious 80s.

Following 2019’s globally acclaimed “Powermad” EP, the band’s impatiently awaited second full-length album, “Black Majik Terror”, will be released on October 30th, 2020, via Napalm Records.

Armored Saint announces live virtual record release show on October 10th 2020

On Saturday, October 10th, 2020, at 1PM PST//4PM EST//10PM CET, Armored Saint will host a live record release show online for their upcoming album, “Punching the Sky” (due out October 23rd, via Metal Blade Records).

Set to take place at the Whisky A Go Go in Hollywood, CA, Armored Saint will be performing a full set, including 4 new songs from “Punching the Sky”.