Heavy metallers from Germany Grave Digger just shared the first video for a song taken from the upcoming album, Healed By Metal, their 18th record. It's precisely the catchy title track which you get to hear today. Just watch the video available below. What did you think of the album opener?
Swedish atmospheric black metallers Wormwood have inked a deal with the Dutch label Non Serviam Records. Their debut album entitled Ghostlands - Wounds From A Bleeding Earth will be released early next year as a physical release and through all digital platforms. The album has been recorded and mastered by Sverker Widgren at Wing Studios, a renowned veteran of sound engineering on the Scandinavian extreme metal scene.
It has been a while since one man black metal act Appalachian Winter shared some news, but the mastermind Daniel George Klyne has been working on new music. In fact, he is working on two new albums but only one is metal. You can listen to a few new songs on their Bandcamp page.
German power metallers Unisonic made two important announcements recently. The first is that drummer Kosta Zafiriou has left the band. Secondly, the band is going on hiatus, because Michael Kiske and Kai Hansen will reunite with Helloween for a world tour. After that, they promise to return and work on their third album.
Swiss hard rock legends Krokus will release a new studio album, Big Rocks, on January 27th via Century Media. The disc sees the band paying tribute to bands and artists like Led Zeppelin, Queen, The Who, Stepenwollf, Neil Young, Bob Dylan, The Rolling Stones and many more by presenting their very own versions of classic tracks such as "My Generation", "Tie Your Mother Down", "Whole Lotta Love", "Quinn The Eskimo", "Born To Be Wild" and others.
By now, you know about the upcoming DVD from Nightwish, entitled Vehicle Of Spirit, due out on December 16th. So far, the band has released live clips from the show at Wembley. Now it's time to see the first video from the Tampere, Finland show. It's the performance of the Oceanborn song "Stargazers".
Eternal Idol's new track "Is The Answer Far From God?" can now be streamed below. The tune is taken from the band's forthcoming debut album, The Unrevealed Secret, which will be released on December 2nd via Frontiers Music Srl. In case you've never heard of the band, Eternal Idol is fronted by ex-Rhapsody Of Fire and Angra singer Fabio Lione in duet with Giorgia Colleluori.
Finnish power metal act Burning Point just launched the new video for the new tune "The King Is Dead, Long Live The King" online. The track appears on their new studio album, The Blaze, which has just been released via AFM Records. Check out the video and song below.
Brent Hinds has broken his leg in a motorcycle accident, it has been revealed. The Mastodon guitarist/vocalist was about to play a few shows with his other band Giraffe Tongue Orchestra. Meanwhile, Mastodon are done with their new album, confirmed by Troy Sanders, which will be released next year. So, at least there's that!
It's been a year since Latvian doom metal band Catalepsia released their debut World Of Cliché album. Now it's time for their first ever video. You can watch ''To Escape And Return'' below. The video was made in October in the Latvian sea side town of Liepāja.
As of now, you can hear the new Ordog album called The Grand Wall right here on Bandcamp in its entirety. The Finns offer you a new dose of melancholic doom metal. The Grand Wall has just been released via Moscow Funeral League in association with Solitude Productions and Frozen Light. Go ahead and give it a spin or two!
A new power metal act is born. Steamhammer/SPV will give birth to a new dragon child, or we can call them Unity. The first chapter in this epic book will be written soon and their debut album will be out next year. This saga will be written by drummer Michael Ehré and guitarist Henjo Richter both from Gamma Ray. The eponymously titled recording has been scheduled for release in early 2017.