symphonic power metal

Dragony signs worldwide record deal with Napalm Records

Unstoppable Austrian symphonic power metal heroes Dragony have signed a worldwide record deal with Napalm Records. Eight years have passed since they debuted with their first album “Legends”, and despite their humble beginnings back in 2007, the band is now a well-known representative of the genre. Owing to their outstanding live performance skills, Dragony quickly arose to share the stage with Blind Guardian, Sonata Arctica, Powerwolf, Van Canto and many others.
 

Victoria K announces free live stream show on June 27th 2020

Presented by Rockshots Records and Overdrive Touring, Melbourne’s rising stars of Gothic/Symphonic Metal Victoria K bring their live set directly to your home Saturday 27th June, for FREE!

This show will be recorded live in the studio for top quality audio and video, ensuring you receive the full Victoria K experience.

This is the only way to see new songs from Victoria K’s debut album “Essentia” live for the foreseeable future, so don’t miss out!

Imperial Age announces two new live chats on June 7th and June 9th 2020

While the lockdown is not over yet in many countries, the representatives of the metal scene continue their online meetings, greetings and chats.

On Sunday June 7th, 2020 at 7:00pm UK the leaders of Fleshgod Apocalypse and Imperial Age will come together online on YouTube to discuss everything that can be very important for musicians and people involved in the music industry nowadays.

Front women of Infected Rain and Imperial Age to chat online and answer fans questions on June 1st 2020

On Monday June 1st, 2020, at 20:00 CET (18:00 UTC, 14:00 EDT) the front women of Infected Rain and Imperial Age will meet online in a live chat to discuss various relevant topics and to answer fans’ questions.
 
It is always a blast when two gorgeous metal girls come together to discuss not only their female things but also their music careers, tour experiences, plans for future releases, etc.

 
Topics include but are not limited to:
• Music & the music industry

Singers of Visions Of Atlantis and Imperial Age to discuss various topics and answer fans questions on May 31st 2020

In almost every negative situation there are always seeds of something positive. The covid-19 lockdown is not an exception, and right now we are witnessing a new type of music-related events: artists from all around the globe become so much closer to each other and to their fans through live online chats. These chats are becoming increasingly popular and are viewed by thousands of people worldwide. Chances are, they are here to stay after the lockdown abates.

Sonata Arctica announce acoustic live stream shows on May 30th 2020

Finnish power metal band Sonata Arctica will be performing an acoustic concert, titled “Acoustic Adventures 2020”, set to take place via live stream. This will be the only chance to experience the band’s acoustic show in 2020.

They will be playing two shows; the first one aimed for the fans in the Americas, the second one for audiences in Europe and the UK. Access to video will be possible for up to 48 hours after live stream, with a purchased ticket.

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.

Majestica announces live stream on Saturday May 16th 2020

Last year, Swedish symphonic power metallers Majestica, formerly known as Reinxeed, unleashed their debut album “Above the Sky”, via Nuclear Blast.

Now, since their spring tour has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the band have decided to do a live stream on Saturday May 16th, streamed via their Facebook page.

You can find the stream here.

Bassist Chris David comments: 

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