Traditional Metal

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

Firewind to release new self-titled studio album on may 15th 2020

It’s official: Firewind has once again brought their full potential, making “Firewind” a more than worthy successor of their 2017 concept work “Immortals”.

Each time Firewind released an album over the last 20 years, it wasn’t just the brilliancy of exceptional guitarist Gus G. (ex-Ozzy Osbourne, Arch Enemy, Dream Evil) that fans were in awe of, but also the skills of every one of the band’s vocalists.

Ash Return to release debut album “The Sharp Blade of Integrity” on May 1st 2020

Ash Return have set to their debut album “The Sharp Blade of Integrity”, on May 1st, 2020.

After the sudden end of HC legend Miozän, it become obvious very quickly for 4/5 of the band members: giving up was not an option, but to continue under the same name wasn’t even up for debate. Although the main influence was to remain in the classic hardcore style of the late 80s, the new sound would be combined with classic metal influences à la Iron Maiden for example.

Black Absinthe announces Spring 2020 Canadian Tour Dates

Toronto’s Black Absinthe announce they will be hitting the road in April and May for show dates in Oshawa, Toronto, London, and Ottawa (dates listed below).

The mini Ontario tour is in support of their latest single / music video for “Witness” that the trio released in follow up to their 2016 breakout album “Early Signs of Denial” that was produced by Dave Baksh (Sum 41, Black Cat Attack).

Riot to release “Rock World” rarities album on March 27th 2020

On March 27th, 2020, Riot will release the rarities compilation album, “Rock World”, via Metal Blade Records.

For a preview of the record, check out the “Rockworld Theme” below.

Pre-order the album, here, in any of these formats:
• ltd. Digipak-CD
• black vinyl (ltd. 400)
• iron grey blue marbled vinyl (ltd. 200)
• rusty orange brown marbled vinyl (ltd. 200)