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Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - New Studio Album In Progress

After a long break, Germans Die Apokalyptischen Reiter will be back with a new album! Tief.Tiefer was their latest release and now they announce a new studio album for the summer of 2017. The group is currently recording this forthcoming, yet-untitled album which will be produced by the band and co-producers Alexander Dietz (Heaven Shall Burn) and Eike Freese (Deep Purple, Kai Hansen).

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Source: nuclearblast.de
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Posted: 12.03.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - Lyric Video For New Song

Die Apokalyptischen Reiter have released a lyric video of their brand new track "Was Bleibt Bin Ich." The song is taken from the upcoming double album Tief.Tiefer, which is set to be released on May 30th, 2014 via Nuclear Blast. Check it out here below. While you previously had the chance to listen to "Freiheit Gleichheit Brüderlichkeit," now you have another new song to enjoy.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter
Posted: 19.05.2014 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - New Video Online

Die Apokalyptischen Reiter have recently debuted a new video online. The video is for the track "Freiheit Gleichheit Brüderlichkeit", making it the first from the upcoming album Tief.Tiefer, which will be out on May 30th, 2014 via Nuclear Blast. The video was created by director Dariusz Szermanowicz (Grupa 13, Behemoth, etc). Watch it here now, both the censored and uncensored version. What do you think about the final product?

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter
Posted: 27.04.2014 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - New Album Artwork And Tracklist

Germans Die Apokalyptischen Reiter have recently issued information about the tracklist and cover artwork of their upcoming double-album Tief.Tiefer, planned for a May 30th release through Nuclear Blast Records. The artwork that underlines the deep connection between both albums has also been done by frontman Fuchs, who already created the cover of Riders On The Storm. See all the details below.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
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Posted: 29.03.2014 by gegers | Comments (4)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - Releasing Double Album In 2014

The successor to Die Apokalyptischen Reiter's latest album Moral & Wahnsinn is only coming out next year. However, after a three year creative break, the German folk metal band will return on May 30th, 2014 with a new double album.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter
Posted: 01.08.2013 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - Release New Video

German folk metallers Die Apokalyptischen Reiter have released a brand new video for their song "Wir Reiten" (We Ride). The video is result of a cooperation with French movie maker Yann Arthus-Bertrand, features sequences from the movie Home, and can now be watched here.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter
Posted: 22.12.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - European Tour Dates And Supporting Bands Announced

German folk metallers Die Apokalyptischen Reiter have recently announced the supporting bands for their The Greatest Of The Best European Tour 2012. With 20 stations in England, France, Spain, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland and Germany (see the dates below), they will tour together with two different band lineups.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter
Event: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter: The Greatest Of The Best European Tour
Posted: 24.12.2011 by RcK | Comments (4)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - To Release Best Of Compilation Next Month

Official press release

After eight studio albums in fifteen years, after over 600 breathtaking live shows Die Apokalyptischen Reiter present their first official best-of collection of their career - The Greatest Of The Best. Full with liner notes for each album, a complete history time line, all lyrics, guitar tabs on selected songs, rare and brand new photos and of course ... the 20 best Reiter songs of all time.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter
Posted: 16.10.2011 by BudDa | Comments (4)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - Album Teaser, New Song And Video Online

Original news, posted on 31.01.2011

Die Apokalyptischen Reiter will be releasing their new album Moral & Wahnsinn on February 25th through Nuclear Blast Records. A teaser from the upcoming single/video clip "Dr. Pest" can be watched below.

Another sneak preview and more album details were previously reported over here.

UPDATED on 07.02.2011 Kriegsphilosoph]

"Die Boten", a brand new song from German metallers Die Apokalyptischen Reiter, is available for streaming at this location.

"Die Boten" comes off the band's forthcoming album, Moral & Wahnsinn, which will be released on February 25 via Nuclear Blast Records. More details about Moral & Wahnsinn were previously reported over here.

UPDATE Kriegsphilosoph]

"Dr. Pest", the new video from German metallers Die Apokalyptischen Reiter, can be viewed at this location. The clip was filmed in Wroclaw, Poland with the Grupa13 company, which has previously worked with Behemoth and Amon Amarth.

"Dr. Pest" comes off the band's forthcoming album, Moral & Wahnsinn, which will be released on February 25 via Nuclear Blast Records. More details about Moral & Wahnsinn were previously reported over here.


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Source: myspace.com
Band profile: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter
Posted: 11.02.2011 by Kriegsphilosoph | Comments (2)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - New Album Details Revealed, Tour Dates

The Reitermania never stops! Die Apokalyptischen Reiter will be releasing their new album Moral And Wahnsinn on the 25th of February 2011 via Nuclear Blast Records. Album trailer available below.

Commented the band: "We are leaving the studio with the feeling of having created something unique that will last forever. This album unites all our musical sides and strengths with lyrical brillance focusing on the highs and lows of human insanity and also the morality in each one of us. Insanity is imagination, morality a barren womb."

Moral And Wahnsinn cover art] tracklist:

01. Die Boten
02. Gib Dich Hin
03. Hammer Oder Amboß
04. Dir Gehört Nichts
05. Dr. Pest
06. Moral & Wahnsinn
07. Erwache
08. Heimkehr
09. Wir Reiten
10. Hört Auf
11. Ein Liebes Lied

Die Apokalyptischen Reiter will also be on a headliner tour in spring 2011 promoting the new album, with support coming from Turisas and Akrea.

24.03.2011 - Germany, Köln - Live Music Hall
25.03.2011 - Germany, Bremen - Aladin
26.03.2011 - Germany, Dresden -Alter Schlachthof
27.03.2011 - Germany, Schwabach - Markgrafensaal
29.03.2011 - Germany, Stuttgart - LKA Longhorn
30.03.2011 - Germany, München - Backstage
31.03.2011 - Austria, Graz - PPC
01.04.2011 - Austria, Linz - Posthof
02.04.2011 - Austria, Wien - Szene
03.04.2011 - Hungary, Budapest - Wigwam
05.04.2011 - Germany, Würzburg - Posthalle
06.04.2011 - Germany, Herford - X
07.04.2011 - Germany, Oberhausen - Turbinenhalle
08.04.2011 - Germany, Darmstadt - Centralstation
09.04.2011 - Germany, Kaiserslautern - Kammgarn
10.04.2011 - Switzerland, Pratteln - Z7
12.04.2011 - Germany, Memmingen - Kaminwerk
13.04.2011 - Germany, Hannover - Capitol
14.04.2011 - Germany, Kassel - Nachthallen
15.04.2011 - Germany, Berlin - Huxleys
16.04.2011 - Germany, Erfurt - Stadtgarten
17.04.2011 - Germany, Hamburg - Markthalle

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter
Event: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter: Moral & Wahnsinn Tour 2011
Posted: 06.11.2010 by BudDa | Comments (9)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - UK Tour Dates Announced

German metallers Die Apokalyptischen Reiter have issued the following update on their MySpace blog:

"We are really happy to announce our first ever UK headlining tour flyer]. After the great success at Bloodstock and Hard Rock Hell festival we will return with more songs & more madness."

Confirmed dates are as follows:

Feb. 18 - London, England - Underworld
Feb. 19 - Leeds, England - Rios
Feb. 20 - Edinburgh, Scotland - Studio 24
Feb. 21 - Nottingham, England - Basement Rock City

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Source: blogs.myspace.com
Band profile: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter
Event: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter: Britainmania UK Tour
Posted: 14.12.2009 by White Winter Sun | Comments (3)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - Part Ways With Guitarist, Announce Replacement

German metallers Die Apokalyptischen Reiter have just announced the departure of their latest guitarist Lady Cat-Man (who was playing on the band's latest album, entitled "Licht").

According to the band: "She will be replaced by Ady picture] who will hit the stage with the band soon: for example on this year's Paganfest where Die Apokalyptischen Reiter will light autumnal fires as co-headliners! A new album is planned for 2010."

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Source: nuclearblast.de
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Posted: 30.03.2009 by White Winter Sun | Comments (9)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - Full New Album Streaming

German metallers Die Apokalyptischen Reiter have posted the following message:

"Hello friends,

Our new album "Licht" (Eng. "Light") is on myspace. All songs, all madness, the whole album. Check it out. NOW

"Licht" will be in shops next friday 29.08.2008
Limited edition comes with bonus DVD, featuring the first Reiter flashgame "Monsterball", new videos and video making of."

Streaming of the new album will be available until the 29th of August. So to hear the album, have a gander over to their myspace site here:

http://www.myspace.com/reitermania

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Source: myspace.com
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Posted: 27.08.2008 by Baz Anderson | Comments (3)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - Two New Videos Online

"Es Wird Schlimmer" and "Der Weg", the two new videos from German metallers Die Apokalyptischen Reiter, can be respectively viewed here and here.

The songs come off the band's new album, entitled "Licht", which is scheduled for release on August 29 via Nuclear Blast Records.

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Source: myspace.com
Band profile: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter
Posted: 13.08.2008 by White Winter Sun | Comments (8)


Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - On Tour Again

Die Apokalyptischen Reiter will soon be on the road again. The so-called ''Reiterfestspiele 2008'' are opened.

The line up:

Die Apokalyptischen Reiter
Mustasch (S)
Honigdieb (D)
Marionette (S)

Tour Dates:

22.10. CZ-Prag - Rock Cafe
23.10. Schweinfurt - Stadtbahnhof
24.10. Erfurt - Centrum
25.10. Glauchau - Alte Spinnerei
26.10. Berlin - Kesselhaus
28.10. Hamburg - Grünspan
29.10. Hannover - Musikzentrum
30.10. Köln - Live Music Hall
31.10. Dresden - Schlachthof
01.11. Magdeburg - Factory
02.11. Essen - Zeche Carl
04.11. Frankfurt - Batschkapp
05.11. Nürnberg - Hirsch
06.11. München - Backstage
07.11. A-Henndorf bei Salzburg - Wallerseehalle
08.11. A-Wien - Gasometer
09.11. A-Innsbruck - Hafen
11.11. Stuttgart - LKA
12.11. Freiburg - Jazzhaus
13.11. Karlsruhe - Substage
14.11. Kaiserslautern - Kammgarn
15.11. CH-TBA
16.11. CH-TBA

Eastern Lightstorms 2008:

18.11. Kiev (Ukraine), Club Bingo
20.11. Rostov (Russia), Club Podzemka
21.11. Krasnodar (Russia), Club Kalashnikoff
22.11. Moscow (Russia), Club Tochka
23.11. Sankt Petersburg (Russia), Club Roks

Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter
Event: Die Apokalyptischen Reiter: Reiterfestspiele 2008
Posted: 03.07.2008 by abattoir | Comments (3)