German power metal greats Gamma Ray have big news to share today. They have announced a new singer. Together with the legendary guitarist/vocalist Kai Hansen, Frank Beck will now share vocal duties as well. This will give Kai Hansen more freedom during the live performances and he won't focus as much on the singing part. So, Gamma Ray is now a quintet.
Start your week with some power metal courtesy of Serious Black. The band is set to tour with Gamma Ray this autumn and have released a live video filmed by Oliver Barth at Brose Arena Bamberg. Watch it on the YouTube player below. They chose to showcase the song "Older And Wiser" from their debut record, As Daylight Breaks, released this year.
Following the success of their latest album Empire Of The Undead, Gamma Ray are releasing four new digital EPs via earMUSIC. Each of them will contain a song off the album and a live track, and every EP will feature a different band member on the cover. Two of them, Avalon and Time For Deliverance, have already been released on May 30th, while Pale Rider is released today, June 13th, and I Will Return will hit the digital stores on June 27th. Here below you have the EPs tracklists and cover artworks.
Anxious to hear the latest Gamma Ray album, Empire Of The Undead? Wait no more, since the band is streaming the album in full now on YouTube. Moreover, you will find an interview with mastermind Kai Hansen, divided into 7 mini-videos. Listen to the full album here and tell us your thoughts about it.
Power metal veterans Gamma Ray are ready to release their new album, Empire Of The Undead, that will hit the stores on March 28th via earMUSIC. Now the band is sharing with fans the album's opening track, "Avalon". It is a nine-minute beast. Enjoy it below now!
The 28th of March, the release date of Gamma Ray's new album Empire Of The Undead, is not so far away now. The German heavyweights are now giving us a taste of the album, as they offer fans the lyric video for the track "Hellbent". Seems like the guys are back in good form. Hear it below.
After unveiling the cover that will grace the album, Gamma Ray have now announced the tracklist of their upcoming release Empire Of The Undead. The record will be available as CD jewelcase, CD+DVD digipak, vinyl LP, box edition and on iTunes on March 28th via earMUSIC.
German power metal legends Gamma Ray just released a short video in which they confirmed that the upcoming album Empire Of The Undead will be released on March 28th via earMUSIC. Moreover, the video also shows what will be the cover artwork for the album. Take a look at the album art and watch the trailer video below.
These are really months of hard work at the Gamma Ray camp. After finishing the tour with Helloween, during which they received the news of the Hamburg fire that destroyed their studio and equipment, they are now back in another studio, working on Empire Of The Undead, that will be released in March 2014 via earMUSIC.
A major fire in Hamburg, Germany has destroyed the Hammer Studios of Eike Freese, Kai Hansen and Dirk Schlächter. The studio has burnt to the ground, so have the rehearsal rooms of the Hamburg bands Gamma Ray, Dark Age, Brothers In Arms, ChainReAction, Black Hawk, A Million Miles, Sambódromo, Kamizaraky, The Golden Creek and Cate's Leila, of which many didn't have insurance for their equipment. Luckily, nobody was injured severely although some people suffered slight smoke poisoning and two people barely made it out of the burning building.
German power metal masters Gamma Ray have annouced that they have entered the studio, where they began the works on their new upcoming studio album Empire Of The Undead. The band has this year already released the Master Of Confusion EP, available from March 15th through earMUSIC. Other details about the new album shall be announced in the near future.
Gamma Ray will have a busy year with the recent release of the Master Of Confusion yesterday and the upcoming album Empire Of The Undead. To celebrate the release of their newest EP, the band is streaming the title track "Master Of Confusion" and created a new rehearsal lyric video for it which you can see below.
Gamma Ray will release a new upcoming extended EP entitled Master Of Confusion on March 15th via earMUSIC, the Germany-based label which is part of the Edel Group. A one-minute teaser for the EP can now be seen below.
German power metal giants Gamma Ray have just revealed the cover artwork for their upcoming EP Master Of Confusion. The new EP will be released on March 15th via earMUSIC and all its details were previously reported over here. Take a look at the cover below.
Gamma Ray are pleased to announce that March 15th, 2013 will be the official release date of their new upcoming EP - Master Of Confusion. It will be released via earMUSIC, the Germany-based international rock label, which is part of Edel Group. "Master Of Confusion" and "Empire Of The Undead" are the first two new studio songs by Gamma Ray to be released on this EP, after the successful studio album To The Metal.