Crystal Viper are back! The Polish heavy metallers are returning after a 4-year absence, which was caused by the health issues relating to the band's front woman and founder, Marta Gabriel, and which placed the future of Crystal Viper into question (last year Marta underwent surgery of her nasal and facial sinuses). On February 17th, 2017, AFM Records will release Crystal Viper's new concept album entitled Queen Of The Witches.
Polish heavy metal band Crystal Viper have cancelled their performance at Pax Julia Metal Fest in Portugal, which was scheduled for November 15th, 2014 due to frontwoman Marta "Leather Wych" Gabriel's health, even though they didn't explain further. According to the fest, this would be the band's first time playing in Portugal.
Heavy metal act Crystal Viper is currently streaming the song ''Thundersteel'' from the band's new and fifth album Possession, which was officially released yesterday on AFM Records. This song is a cover from the band Riot and is only available as a Japanese bonus track.
"Prophet Of The End" is the brand new video clip from the Polish heavy metal act Crystal Viper, which can now be seen below. The song is taken from band's forthcoming studio album Possession, which will be released on Friday the 13th, December 2013, via AFM Records. For now, enjoy the new tune.
As Halloween approaches, female-fronted heavy metallers Crystal Viper announced the release of a special Halloween single on October 31st, titled "Fight Evil With Evil". The song features the legendary American singer Harry Conklin (Jag Panzer, Titan Force, Satan's Host), and will be coupled with an exclusive front cover artwork. The download single will be available as a free download from AFM Records' website and the band's website.
Possession, the brand new studio album from Polish female fronted heavy metal act Crystal Viper, will be released on Friday 13th, December 2013, via AFM Records. Its front cover artwork has now been unveiled and can be seen below. The picture has been painted by Michal Oracz - a Polish author of RPG and board games (including the world bestseller Neuroshima) - and includes many details which will be noticed by fans after listening to the album. The new opus will be conceptual.
The new Crystal Viper album will be titled Possession and will be released on Friday 13th in December 2013 via AFM Records, vocalist Marta "Leather Wych" Gabriel revealed. The concept effort will be available as CD, limited edition LP and digital download. The CD and LP editions will include alternate bonus tracks. The new opus follows Crimen Excepta released in April last year. Prepare for a new heavy metal attack from Crystal Viper coming later this year.
The first two studio albums from Polish female-fronted act Crystal Viper, namely The Curse Of Crystal Viper (recorded in 2006, originally released in 2007) and Metal Nation (recorded in 2008, originally released in 2009), will be reissued on July 20th via AFM Records. Both albums will be packed with bunch of rare bonus tracks, and will have extended booklets with many previously unseen photos and all lyrics.
Polish female-fronted heavy metal band Crystal Viper has just released a new video for the song "Witch's Mark", which is taken from the band's latest effort Crimen Excepta, released via AFM Records. The video was directed by Andreas Lindner and you can watch it below.
Polish heavy metallers Crystal Viper have released a trailer for their upcoming new album Crimen Excepta, which is available for viewing below. The new album will be released on April 27th (Europe) and April 24th (North America) via AFM Records. More album details were previously reported here and here.
"Witch's Mark", a brand new song from Polish heavy metallers Crystal Viper is now available for streaming here. The song is off the band's upcoming album entitled Crimen Excepta, due out on April 27th (Europe) and April 24th (North America) via AFM Records. More details about the album were earlier reported at this location.
The band is currently gearing up for the German Metal Union Festival at the end of the month where they will play some new songs off the upcoming album.
Polish heavy metallers Crystal Viper have unveiled the cover art and a partial tracklist for their upcoming new album Crimen Excepta, to be released on April 27th (Europe) and April 24th (North America) via AFM Records. The cover artwork was created once again by Chris Moyen (who has previously worked with Slayer, Beherit and Blasphemy). More album details were previously reported here and here.
Polish traditional heavy metallers Crystal Viper will release their new album titled Crimen Excepta on April 27th (Europe) and April 24th (North America) via AFM Records. The album was produced by Bart Gabriel and recorded with sound engineer Mariusz Pietka. There will be two special guests: David Bower, Hell's vocalist appears in the title track, while Vader's mainman Peter will be heard in the cover version of the classic Vader song "Tyrani Piekieł", which will be available as a bonus track on the limited edition of the album. More album details here.
The fourth studio album of the Polish female fronted traditional heavy metal act Crystal Viper, will be titled Crimen Excepta, and will be a concept album about holy inquisition, black magic and witches, where fiction will be mixed with historical facts. The album will be recorded in December 2011 and January 2012, with producer Bart Gabriel (Jack Starr's, Burning Starr, Lonewolf, Sabbat) and sound engineer Mariusz Pietka, at the MP Studio in Poland (the same one which was lately used by bands such as Sabaton or Mortician). Crimen Excepta will hit the streets on April 27, 2012, and will be released on AFM Records.
Polish female fronted Traditional Heavy Metal act Crystal Viper, released the "one take no dubs" video to the song "Night Of The Sin". The song is taken from the last Crystal Viper studio album Legends - and this is a rare chance to hear it in its "live version", as the song was recorded without overdubs, and the recording was not mixed and mastered.