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Deep Purple to release new studio album “Whoosh!” on June 12th 2020

March 20th sees the release of “Throw My Bones”, the first single from Deep Purple’s highly anticipated studio album “Whoosh!”.

“Throw My Bones” is a song to remember; a powerful insight into the bands 21st studio album.

Watch the video for “Throw My Bones” below. Stream and download the new single here.

Sorcerer to release new studio album “Lamenting of the Innocent” on May 29th 2020

On May 29th, 2020, Sorcerer will release their third full-length, “Lamenting of the Innocent”, via Metal Blade Records.

Watch the video for the first single, “The Hammer of Witches” (directed by Daniel Wahlström - Heavy Groove Media), below.

Pre-order “Lamenting of the Innocent”, here, in the following formats:
• digipak-CD

Midnight announces Fall 2020 European Headlining Tour

Midnight, who released their new album, “Rebirth by Blasphemy”, in January of this year via Metal Blade Records, have now announced a full European tour for the fall. 

Special guests on the Speed Darkness and Excrement Euro Trash Tour 2020 are Red Death and Hellripper! See below for the dates.

European Tour Dates 2020:
Oct. 29 - Leiden, NL - Gebr De Nobel
Oct. 30 - Eindhoven, NL - Dynamo
Oct. 31 - Hamburg, DE - Markthalle

Destruction announces November & December 2020 UK and European Headlining Tour

Teutonic thrash giants Destruction are proud to announce new dates for their previously postponed UK and Europe tour.

The shows will now take place in November and December in support of their latest record, 2019’s “Born to Perish”. American thrash maniacs Warbringer will replace Suicidal Angels (who cannot make the new dates due to scheduling conflicts), as support alongside Barcelona’s Crisix and Domination Inc. from Greece.

Primal Fear announces new studio album “Metal Commando” - due out in July 2020

Primal Fear recently finished the recording of their upcoming 13th studio album, set to be called “Metal Commando”.

The title of the album speaks for itself - “Metal Commando” is 110% Primal Fear and is full to the brim with power and energy. The album was produced by Mat Sinner and mixed by Jacob Hansen – an experienced dream team.

Space Of Variations announce September 2020 European Tour

Up and coming Ukrainian modern metallers Space Of Variations have announced the replacement dates for their recently cancelled spring tour.

The tour had to be cancelled due to the ongoing worldwide Covid-19 crisis. 

The band will be touring in support of their current EP “XXXXX”, which was released earlier this year via Napalm Records.

European Tour Dates 2020:
11.09.20 CZ - Jablunkov / Rock Cafe Southock
12.09.20 CZ - Budweis / K2
16.09.20 CZ - Brno / Melodka

Visions Of Atlantis announces Fall & Winter 2020 European Headlining Tour

After having to postpone their tour this spring due to the current COVID-19 related event bans, the pioneers of symphonic metal are now more than ready to conquer Europe with their upcoming tour this fall 2020.

Visions Of Atlantis continue their everlasting, symphonic journey and announce the new dates for their tour, originally scheduled for April / May. All previously purchased tickets remain valid. 

The Zombies announce May & June 2020 Scandinavian Tour and reschedule US shows for October 2020

Timed with the one-year anniversary of The Zombies’ induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and 50 years to-the-day that their classic “Time of The Season' first hit #1 on the charts, the music legends announce The Invaders Return Tour.