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Smackbound to release debut album “20/20” on May 8th 2020

Smackbound is a new hard rock/metal band from the robust and acclaimed Finnish music scene, who will release their debut album, “20/20” on Frontiers Music Srl. Due out on May 8th, 2020, hard rock and metal fans can expect powerful, driving songs, impeccable musicianship, and stunning vocals from this exciting new band.

For a taste, check out the newly released single and video for “The Game” below.

Amaranthe release official music video for new digital single “Do or Die”

Sweden’s hottest metal export is just rounding up their European arena tour with Sabaton and are ready to present a very special Valentine’s Day gift: Amaranthe spice up the day with a brand new song featuring former vocalist of Arch Enemy, Angela Gossow.

“Do or Die” displays Amaranthe’s heavier side and is accompanied by a dystopian horror video filmed in Spain, featuring Fardou Keuning’s stunning creations. Brave enough?

Temperance releases lyric video for new single “I Am the Fire”

Today, symphonic metal quartet Temperance unleashes yet another mind-blowing single “I Am the Fire”, fresh off their upcoming album, “Viridian”, to be released in just a few days on January 24th, 2020!

“I Am the Fire” is about finding strength through life’s hardships and that anyone can overcome obstacles put in their way by believing in themselves and find the power within.
 

Turmion Kätilöt signs with Nuclear Blast and announces new album “Global Warning”

The world’s biggest metal label, Nuclear Blast, has signed Finnish industrial metal stars Turmion Kätilöt.

The Germany based record label will release the group’s next album which was quietly recorded during the last couple of months. The record, entitled “Global Warning”, will be released on April 17th, 2020, and according to the band it sounds “f*cking great”.

Temperance releases new single “Lost in the Christmas Dream”

Temperance presents their festive new single, “Lost in the Christmas Dream”, a beautiful symphonic metal piece that will tug on your heartstrings. The new single is an exclusive bonus track (digital only!) from Temperance’s forthcoming album, “Viridian”, out on January 24th, 2020, via Napalm Records.
 

Edge Of Paradise - Universe

Edge Of Paradise is an LA band that has had some releases under their belt in the past – two EPs and two full length albums, if I am not mistaken and some local appeal. They are not attempting to take a wider stub at success, by joining the highly illustrious Italian label Frontiers that’s know for its multitude of melodic releases.
 

Cyhra - No Halos in Hell

Cyhra, are a bit of a supergroup, consisting of members current and former of Kamelot, Amaranthe, Rhapsody, In Flames and others, who decided to collaborate on a new project, which turned out to be more fulfilling than a lot of their former band. As the band consists mainly of industry “heavy weights” it didn’t take long for them to be picked by a big company, Nuclear Blast in this case.
 

Temperance reveals music video for new single “My Demons Can’t Sleep”

Italian symphonic metal five-piece Temperance have just released their heartfelt new song, “My Demons Can’t Sleep”, off of their upcoming album “Viridian”. The new single is about the demons that everyone harbors inside of them: all of the inner troubles, issues, fears, rage and daily struggles that are often hidden away from the world. “My Demons Can’t Sleep” paints a picture of those feelings in a beautiful way and symbolizes a beacon of hope in the darkness of those frenzied thoughts.