heavy metal

U.D.O. to release new live album “Live in Bulgaria 2020 – Pandemic Survival Show” on March 19th 2021

U.D.O. return with the upcoming 5th live album of the heavy metal legend. The year 2020 faced many with tough challenges, but U.D.O. managed to play a great show under pandemic conditions in front of the breathtaking backdrop of the amphitheater in Plovdiv/Bulgaria, making it not only one of the world’s grandest shows under Corona, but also certainly beyond compare. This is exactly the feeling that the live recording captures.

Apocalyptica postpone North American Headlining Tour to August & September 2021

It is with great regret, but obvious and necessary compliance, that Apocalyptica has had to postpone their upcoming North American Tour a second time to August/September 2021 due to the ongoing restrictions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. Please note that all tickets bought will remain valid for the rescheduled dates and tickets remain on sale.
 

Ronnie Atkins to release new solo album “One Shot” on March 12th 2021

Frontiers Music Srl is pleased to announce the release of Danish vocalist Ronnie Atkins’ new solo album, “One Shot”. The acclaimed Pretty Maids and Nordic Union vocalist will release his new solo album on March 12th, 2021. 

“To be honest, I initially had no intention to do a solo album to begin with, but for various reasons and in particularly my own personal health situation I finally decided to have a crack at it”, says Atkins.  

Illusory signs with Rockshots Records and announces new album “Crimson Wreath”

Rockshots Records is proud to announce their latest signing of Greece’s Illusory for their third full length “Crimson Wreath” planned for release in May 2021. Having opened for such legendary acts Blue Oyster Cult, Warrel Dane, Geoff Tate, and Gus G, the heavy metallers new album is the next step in their widely praised evolution to follow 2016’s “Polysllabic” (7hard/7us) and 2013’s “The Ivory Tower” (The Leaders Records).

Malacoda to release new EP “Crawling Chaos” on April 2nd 2021

Malacoda announces the April 2nd, 2021, release for their next EP, “Crawling Chaos”, independently. The first single “Crawling Chaos” will hit all streaming services on February 5th, 2021.

“Crawling Chaos” is the band’s first new release since 2018’s “Restless Dreams” and is a return to the band’s more cinematic and gothic roots as heard on “Ritual is Aeterna” (2016), as well as a deeper exploration of melodic vocal hooks as heard on their self-titled debut (2014).

Avaland to release debut album “Theater of Sorcery” on April 2nd 2021

Grenoble, France’s Avaland welcomes fans to their symphonic and operatic metal world with their debut music video for “Theater of Sorcery”. The song is the title track from their forthcoming debut album due out in April 2021 via Rockshots Records. The full length was directed, written, and composed by 22-year-old prodigy Adrien G. Gzagg.

Enforcer to release new live album “Live By Fire II” on March 19th 2021

Swedish heavy metal band Enforcer are proud to present their second live album, “Live By Fire II”, which will be released through Nuclear Blast Records on March 19th, 2021. 

Today, the band have released a live video for the first single “From Beyond”. Watch the live video below.

Bloodbound to release new studio album “Creatures of the Dark Realm” on May 28th 2021

Bloodbound after the last album “Rise of the Dragon Empire” again to the hammer blow and put with “Creatures of the Dark Realm” again a turn up.

The new album, “Creatures of the Dark Realm”, will be released on May 28th, 2021, via AFM Records.

With this album, the Swedes have once again given their own special style a great polish and open us a deep insight into a musical universe of wonders.