melodic power metal

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).

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.

Victoria K to release new DVD “Live Isolation Concert” on January 29th 2021

Australia’s Victoria K are releasing the first official DVD “Live Isolation Concert” on January 29th, 2021, via Rockshots Records.

The top-notch live DVD show was recorded during the pandemic crisis and includes all the songs from the highly acclaimed debut album “Essentia”, released in April 2020.

The DVD is available for preorder here.

The live show will be also released as digital album on the major online stores.

Helloween to release new single “Skyfall” on April 2nd 2021

The sensation was perfect – Helloween, who has sold more than 10 million records worldwide, being one of the most respected German metal bands since 1984, announced their Pumpkins United World Tour in 2016. The media was raving about the Tour of the Year, playing 69 shows in 32 countries all over the world.

Labyrinth to release new studio album “Welcome to the Absurd Circus” on January 22nd 2021

Italian metallers Labyrinth will return with their new studio album, “Welcome to the Absurd Circus” in 2021. Once again, speedy power metal songs with unforgettable hooks, epic prog infused metal songs, and some great melodic numbers constitute a record which is going to become another milestone for the Italian metal masters! “Welcome to the Absurd Circus” follows the band’s well-received 2017 comeback album, “Architecture of a God”. 

Sorceress Of Sin to release debut album “Mirrored Revenge” on November 27th 2020

UK melodic power metal band, Sorceress Of Sin, have announced the release of their debut album “Mirrored Revenge” on November 27th, 2020.

The album was produced and mixed by Tom Maclean (Haken, To-Mera, Psion) at Twelve Tone Studios.

The artwork was made by Gaz Jackson of Sinister Arts.

Tracklist:
1. Vixen of Virtue
2. Multifaceted Survival
3. Mirrored Revenge
4. Wicked Distortion
5. Splintered Shard

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.