Traditional Metal

Doro to release “Magic Diamonds - Best of Rock, Ballads & Rare Treasures” on November 13th 2020

On November 13th, 2020, Metal Queen Doro proves once again that she literally gives her all when she cares about something. On this November Doro’s own label, Rare Diamonds Productions, will release her long awaited best of album “Magic Diamonds - Best of Rock, Ballads & Rare Treasures”.

Beast In Black announces November & December 2021 European Headlining Tour

Having released two sensational records through Nuclear Blast Records, international Heavy Metal group Beast In Black have played numerous thrilling shows, including a run of mostly sold out international headline tours in Europe, Russia and Japan, supporting Gloryhammer in the UK and festival appearances around the world (Sweden Rock, Graspop, Summer Breeze, Heavy Montréal etc.).
 

Diamond Head to release 40th Anniversary re-recording of “Lightning to the Nations” on November 20th 2020

Vital, venerated, and vintage, when Diamond Head first released “Lightning to the Nations” forty years ago in 1980, few could have predicted the importance it would carry - and establish - with regards to heavy metal's new wave and sound. Stacked and packed with riffs, “Lightning to the Nations” would be one of the prime catalysts for a movement known as the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal (NWOBHM).

Stälker to release new studio album “Black Majik Terror” on October 30th 2020

New Zealand’s speed metal overlords Stälker are returning with yet another lesson in raw and in-your-face heavy metal, breathing the spirit and danger of the glorious 80s.

Following 2019’s globally acclaimed “Powermad” EP, the band’s impatiently awaited second full-length album, “Black Majik Terror”, will be released on October 30th, 2020, via Napalm Records.

Armored Saint announces live virtual record release show on October 10th 2020

On Saturday, October 10th, 2020, at 1PM PST//4PM EST//10PM CET, Armored Saint will host a live record release show online for their upcoming album, “Punching the Sky” (due out October 23rd, via Metal Blade Records).

Set to take place at the Whisky A Go Go in Hollywood, CA, Armored Saint will be performing a full set, including 4 new songs from “Punching the Sky”.

Armored Saint to release new studio album “Punching the Sky” on October 23rd 2020

On October 23rd, 2020, Armored Saint will release their eighth full-length, “Punching the Sky”, via Metal Blade Records.

For a first preview of the album, a video for the new single, “End of the Attention Span” (directed by Robert Graves), can be viewed below.

Helion Prime to release new studio album “Question Everything” on October 5th 2020

It’s been about two years since the band’s sophomore release “Terror of the Cybernetic Space Monster” and Sacramento sci-fi power metallers Helion Prime returns with their third effort and the much shorter title “Question Everything” set for release on Monday, October 5th, 2020, via their label Saibot Reigns.  

Corners Of Sanctuary to release new studio album “Heroes Never Die” on October 30th 2020

Conflict is far from picture perfect, it is harsh, relentless and some even say treacherous. One thing is certain though, those who have been tasting the true foundation of Heavy Metal, have the ability to tell its awful tales and lessons to be learned. Who are those veterans you ask? The answer is right here, hanging over your face - The Heroes. 

Doro announces worldwide live stream of her final drive-in cinema show from Bühl Germany

Doro Pesch is the first rock musician to stage a concert at drive-in cinemas for her fans. The Metal Queen’s first show in June was attended by hundreds of thrilled fans in the city of Worms, Germany and watched by more than half a million (!) people worldwide via live stream.