U.S. metallers Manowar have some sad news for their fans today. They will embark on a farewell tour or what they are calling their "final battle". The tour will begin in Germany (with dates yet to be revealed) and take them all over the world to say goodbye to their fans. So, it seems like they are calling it quits, or putting down their swords, after more than 30 years as a band.
American men of steel Manowar were supposed to play in Vilnius, Lithuania, on February 10th, 2016 at Compensa Koncertų Salė but the concert has been cancelled due to technical reasons. The show was part of their Gods And Kings World Tour 2016 which will celebrate Kings Of Metal MMXIV as well as the upcoming anniversary of Gods Of War.
The mighty metallers Manowar have released a video for the song "The Dawn Of Battle", recorded this past April at the Monsters Of Rock festival in São Paulo, Brazil. Check it out below. The Dawn Of Battle three-song EP was released in 2002 on the Nuclear Blast label. The EP's title track was also featured in the 2009 video game Brütal Legend. The band's upcoming Gods And Kings World Tour 2016 will kick off on January 15th, 2016 and Manowar lifted the veil on the new production.
Mighty doomsters Funeralium have announced a special set for this Saturday where they will be performing at Doom Over London V. The French band is going to pay tribute to the truest and bestest heavy metal band ever, Manowar. You can't miss it!
Manowar have pulled out of the Loud Park Festival. Due to circumstances beyond either the promoter's or Manowar's control, the band will be unable to perform at Loud Park Festival on October 18th, 2014. The band will instead play 2 concerts at Zepp Diver City in Tokyo on October 29th and October 30th, 2014. The heavy metallers are currently hard at work on their next studio album as well.
Manowar have announced their return to the studio to begin working on their next studio album. In order to concentrate on the yet unnamed new studio album, the heavy metallers will postpone their U.S. tour dates in November due to scheduling conflicts. Tickets will remain valid and updates regarding new dates will be announced as soon as possible. Those who cannot attend the re-scheduled concerts will be able to get a full refund.
Manowar have cancelled their performance at Germany's Legacy Open Air. Their management explained that the promoter could not meet the financial obligations, and the band will not be able to perform if it can't deliver the production standards the fans expect.
Manowar have revealed another piece of the puzzle of the upcoming Kings Of Metal MMXIV release. This time around, the Americans unveiled the album cover for Kings Of Metal MMXIV, which will be released as two-disc CD and as double digital album on February 28th, 2014. Take a look at it here. Manowar have re-recorded the songs of Kings Of Metal with new arrangements.
Manowar have announced that the upcoming Kings Of Metal MMXIV album will be released on February 28th, 2014. Kings Of Metal MMXIV is a completely new recording with many surprises, celebrating the 25th anniversary of the release of the opus Kings Of Metal and Manowar's following world tour.
Manowar have released a sneak peek into the mixing of "Kingdom Come MMXIV" from Kings Of Metal MMXIV, a newly recorded special version celebrating the 25th anniversary of Manowar classic album Kings Of Metal, first released in 1988. You can watch it and listen to it below.
On Saturday, Manowar shared a sneak preview from the studio and announced that they were back in the studio but didn't explain what they were recording exactly. But now we know. In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the album Kings Of Metal, Manowar are currently in the studio, recording a brand new special version of the album Kings Of Metal 2014. This release is scheduled for the end of this year. 2014 will see Manowar anniversary tour, performing the full Kings Of Metal 2014 album along with their other metal hymns in a completely new stage production.
Manowar have released more previews from their upcoming live EP The Lord Of Steel Live, which features performances from the Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Italy, Russia and Sweden and highlights of their The Lord Of Steel World Tour. Now you can hear a preview of the live songs "Thunder In The Sky" (recorded in Milan, Italy) and ''The Lord Of Steel'' (recorded in Frankfurt, Germany) which are available below.
Manowar are starting to tease their upcoming live EP, which features performances from the Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Italy, Russia and Sweden and highlights of their The Lord Of Steel World Tour. For now, you can hear a preview of the live song "Hail, Kill And Die" (from The Lord Of Steel) recorded in Moscow, Russia.
Manowar had previously announced that they would unleash a new live release with highlights of their Lord Of Steel World Tour 2012/2013. New details have surfaced about their upcoming live EP. It will feature performances from the Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Italy, Russia and Sweden and will be released digitally as an iTunes exclusive worldwide on July 9th, 2013 and on CD in retail and through http://www.thekingdomofsteel.com/ on August 16th, 2013.
Legendary metallers Manowar have recently announced the release of the Warriors Of The World 10th anniversary remastered edition CD which will be in stores in Europe on June 28th, 2013. This edition is fully remastered and with a different bonus track.