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Burning Witches announce live acoustic studio jam on May 29th 2020

The witches still gather, even in times like these - and even without the possibility of enjoying “real” concerts. Burning Witches are taking the concert experience, like many other bands right now, to the next level. This Friday May 29th, the Swiss heavy metal heroines invite you to their “Corona Live Acoustic Jam from the Studio”.

The Riven to release new 7" single “Windbreaker / Moving On” on August 28th 2020

Following the success of their self-titled debut album, Swedish retro rockers in The Riven are back with new material. On August 28th, the band will release a 7" double single featuring the songs “Windbreaker” and “Moving On”. The first press of the 7" is limited to 500 copies and is available for pre-order now, here.

Amaranthe finish new studio album - to be released in August 2020

We can reveal some excellent news from camp Amaranthe: the band have just finished the studio recordings for their new masterpiece!

The sixth studio album from the Swedish modern metal heroes will be released on August 28th, 2020, which the band revealed in a digital press conference at the weekend.

The band states:

Leaders of Epica and Imperial Age will discuss everything and answer fans questions on May 17th 2020

On Sunday the 17th of May, 2020, Mark Jansen (leader and composer of Epica, MaYaN, United Metal Minds) and Alexander “Aor” Osipov (leader and composer of Imperial Age) will meet online in a live chat on YouTube to discuss many interesting topics and answer questions of symphonic metal fans from around the world.

Sharptooth to release new studio album “Transitional Forms” on July 10th 2020

Hardcore/Metalcore band Sharptooth is ready to shake up 2020 with their forthcoming album, “Transitional Forms”. The record is set to be released on July 10th, 2020, via Pure Noise Records. 

Pre-orders are available here, alongside a brand new music video for first single, “Say Nothing (In the Absence of Content)”. Watch the video below.
 

Imperial Age announces September 2020 UK Headlining Tour

Imperial Age have announced they have rescheduled their UK tour which was postponed earlier this year. 

Joining them will be the two bands hand picked by Imperial Age from tons of competition entries; Control The Storm and Midnight Prophecy!

UK Tour Dates 2020:
Sept 23rd  MANCHESTER – Rebellion
Sept 24th  LONDON – The Dome
Sept 25th  BIRMINGHAM – Asylum
Sept 27th  GLASGOW – Ivory Blacks

Nervosa announces new band line up

Brazilian thrash metal institution Nervosa have announced their new band line-up! After a long and vigorous audition process, Prika Amaral – creator, founding member and guitarist of the band – is thrilled to announce that vocalist Diva Satanica (Bloodhunter), bassist Mia Wallace (Abbath & Triumph Of Death), and drummer Eleni Nota (Mask Of Prospero and Croque Madame) have all joined the force that is Nervosa!