Power metal heavyweights Helloween confirm that they will begin the studio sessions for their next album at MiSueno Studios, located on the isle of Tenerife, and start working on the successor of Straight Out Of Hell in October. Joining the band to handle production duties will be long-term companion Charlie Bauerfeind.
Who knew? Helloween are already working on their next album to follow Straight Out Of Hell. Furthermore, the band has signed a deal and returned to Nuclear Blast, where they released two albums - The Dark Ride (2000) and Rabbit Don't Come Easy (2003), both of which have just been re-issued with extended bonus material. After summer, the band will hit the MiSueno Studio on the isle of Tenerife with producer Charlie Bauerfeind (Gotthard, HammerFall etc.) to record a new album set to be released in early 2015.
German power metal legends Helloween have been officially confirmed to be a headliner at Kukar Rockin' Fest 2013 to be held at Lap. Panahan Aji Imbut, Tenggarong, East Borneo, in Indonesia on Sunday, June 16th, 2013. Kukar Rockin' Fest is the biggest Open Air Metal Festival "out of" Java Island. For Helloween, this will be their first concert out of Java Island in Indonesia.
Power metal legends Helloween will be releasing their new album, Straight Out Of Hell, in Europe today, January 18th. To mark the occasion, the album is now available for streaming in its entirety at this location. It will be streaming until January 20th.
Brazilian power metal act Shadowside will be back to Europe soon. The band officially announced a series of several performances supporting the legendary German bands Helloween and Gamma Ray. Shadowside will be promoting their latest effort Inner Monster Out.
German power metal legends Helloween have premiered the video for the brand new single "Nabataea" exclusively on Metal Hammer Germany's official website. "Nabataea" is taken from Helloween's forthcoming new studio album Straight Out Of Hell, which is set for a January 18th release date in Europe, and a January 22nd release date in the US.
Power metallers Helloween have premiered their brand new seven-minute single "Nabataea" at this location. You can now listen to the first taste off their upcoming opus Straight Out Of Hell. The single will be released on iTunes on December 18th via The End Records while the album will come out in Europe on January 18th and in North America on January 22nd, 2013.
German power metallers Helloween have revealed the complete cover art for their new album Straight Out Of Hell, after slowly unveiling it in four parts. Straight Out Of Hell's front cover was created by Martin Häusler, who was the artist of the artworks of 7 Sinners and Gambling With The Devil as well. See the cover below. The new album will see its release in Europe on January 18th and in North America on January 22nd, 2013.
Power metallers Helloween continue to slowly reveal more details about their upcoming album Straight Out Of Hell. The new album will feature 13 mostly fast-paced songs, according to the band. You can check out the tracklist below. The new output will be released on January 18th.
If you have a good memory, you'll remember the Hellish Rock TourHelloween did in 2007/2008 with their special guests Gamma Ray. They played 95 shows in 34 countries, in Europe, Asia, North and Latin America. Those who didn't have the chance to be there will now be able to attend the Hellish Rock Tour Part II, which will start in March 2013 in Europe and go around the globe, once again featuring Gamma Ray.
German power metallers Helloween have broken the silence and announced that they have just entered the studio to work on their new album, which they plan to release in the beginning of 2013.
The band issued the following statement on their official website: "Watch out for news and reports from the studio as the Helloween-machine is on a roll again.... The recordings for the 7 Sinners - follow-up will be running until the end of 2012 with a release being looked at in the beginning of 2013."
Java Rockin' Land is an annual 3 day rock/metal festival held at Carnaval Beach Ancol in Jakarta. Other bands confirmed for the festival include Loudness, The Cranberries, Good Charlotte and Thirty Seconds To Mars. Helloween will be headlining Java Rockin' Land with a performance on Sunday July 24th.
Helloween kicked off their festival season last weekend at Rockstad: Falun Festival in Sweden. Get all upcoming shows after the jump.