Yngwie Malmsteen is setting the World On Fire! That is the title of the Swedish guitar virtuoso's new record to follow Spellbound (2012) at last. The record is expected in June. Malmsteen spent two years working on World On Fire and did all the lead vocals on it.
Steve Vai, Yngwie Malmsteen and Zakk Wylde will join forces perhaps on one of the biggest heavyweight supergroups the metal scene has ever witnessed: Generation Axe; joining them are Nuno Bettencourt and Tosin Abasi for a dream line-up and super tour. You can follow the giants on their official website and their Facebook page. Beginning on April 5th in Seattle, Generation Axe - A Night Of Guitars is hitting the road for 26 performances in North America.
Guitar shredder Yngwie Malmsteen is back in the studio recording a new album. This means that the follow-up to 2012's Spellbound album is finally in the works. No further details about the new record have been revealed so far. Next year, Yngwie Malmsteen already has a few performances planned like the Monsters Of Rock Festival in Brazil on April 26th, 2015 and an exclusive show in Tokyo, Japan on February 2nd, 2015.
Swedish legendary guitar virtuoso Yngwie Malmsteen recently confirmed officially a string of dates for the exclusive Australian Masterclass Clinic Tour. The tour, consisting of four dates, will go through this December. The venue for each single date will be announced in near future.
Legendary Swedish guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen has recently announced set of North American tour dates for this coming April/May. Malmsteen will be performing in support of his latest new album, Spellbound, which was released on December 5th, 2012 through Rising Force Records. Currently confirmed dates can be found below the tour flyer. More of them will be announced shortly.
Yngwie Malmsteen has given us a taste of his upcoming album Spellbound. The guitarist released audio samples of all the new tracks, which you can enjoy on the video below while you prepare for the album release on December 5th through Rising Force Records.
Neoclassical guitar virtuoso Yngwie Malmsteen has revealed the tracklist and cover artwork that will grace his upcoming new offering Spellbound. Apart from the guitar shredding, he also delivers the lead vocals as well as the other instruments on the new album. The worldwide release date of Spellbound is set for December 5th.
"Rumors have been circulating for some time, but Guitar World has confirmed that Ripper Owens is indeed the new lead singer for Yngwie Malmsteen. Yngwie announced the news to the Guitar World staff today when he came to the magazine's New York headquarters for an exclusive interview and photo shoot.
Malmsteen and Owens, who formerly fronted Judas Priest, are hard at work on a new CD, which is currently scheduled for a July release."