Former Leatherwolf members, guitarists Carey Howe and Geoff Gayer, have teamed up with solo recording artist Wreck Ignition to form Haunt Of Jackals. The band began to take shape in 2015 after Howe and Gayer decided to launch a modern metal band which clearly showcased some of their newer hardcore metal influences. The duo teamed up with recording artist Wreck to deliver the vocal melodies and grinding verses, and added power drummer Dan Bruette and longtime colleague Pat Guyton (Leatherwolf) on bass.
Downfall Of Gaia have parted ways with one of their founding members: guitarist/vocalist Peter Wolff. He was there at the genesis of the German band but now departs. His last show with the band will be in April 2016 and they are looking for a new guitarist.
Icelandic group Sólstafir are confirmed as the second headliner of Wolfszeit Festival 2016. The festival will take place in Thuringia, Germany from 25th to 27th of August 2016. The fest will celebrate its 10th edition with great bands, special shows and for the first time three days of live music on the big stage!
Wolfmother are ready to release a new album! The Aussie hard rockers have named their new record Victorious and revealed all about it. You can grab Victorious in stores on February 19th via Universal Music Enterprises. Before that, you already have two new songs to discover: the single "Victorious" and another new song "City Lights". Both are available below. Let the journey begin.
Finnish act led by Tuomas Saukkonen, Wolfheart, has just posted a brand new video online. The tune "Zero Gravity" is taken from their latest album Shadow World, which came out this year and follows the successful debut Winterborn. The video, available for your viewing pleasure below, features beautiful Norwegian landscapes and the band performing in the outdoors.
The German wolves in Powerwolf have announced more tour dates for next year. They have been touring a lot to promote their newest album Blessed & Possessed and their Wolfsnächte tour is almost over. The Blessed & Possessed Tour 2016 will cover most of the countries they haven't visited in depth with the Wolfsnächte tour. Go celebrate with the band! Also, supports on these shows will be announced soon.
In a perfect match, Swedish heavy metal units Wolf and Enforcer have joined forces for an upcoming European tour. Wolf will be promoting their latest album Devil Seed while headliners Enforcer present From Beyond in what promises to be a a celebration of Swedish steel.
Wolfheart will release a new album, titled Shadow World, on August 21st through Spinefarm Records. Recently, the band led by Tuomas Saukkonen released a promotion video for the new song "Aeon Of Cold". You can watch it through the YouTube player below, as well as see the third album teaser released so far. So, there is plenty of new material to be discovered. Enjoy!
July 17th marks the release of Powerwolf's new album Blessed & Possessed. Apart from the 11 brand new tracks, fans can also hear 10 cover songs that the band recorded for Metallum Nostrum, which is part of the limited 2-CD Mediabook. On that note, you can check out the lyric video for their cover version of Gary Moore's "Out In The Fields" right now.
While you wait for Powerwolf's new album Blessed & Possessed, to be released worldwide on July 17th on Napalm Records, the power metallers have offered a brand new video to watch. The song you get to hear is "Army Of The Night" and the ceremony is available in the YouTube player below.
Tuomas Saukkonen's Wolfheart will release a new album, titled Shadow World on August 21st through Spinefarm Records. We finally begin to know more about the successor to Winterborn. In 2012, after years of pouring his creative juices to innumerable projects, like Before The Dawn, Dawn Of Solace, Black Sun Aeon, etc, Saukkonen, who was the mastermind of them all, decided to disband all of his groups and start from scratch with Wolfheart. Listen to the new album teaser below where you also find the cover art and tracklist.
German power metallers Powerwolf have unveiled a lyric video for the song "Armata Strigoi", taken from their upcoming release Blessed & Possessed. The album is set to be released the 10th of July via Napalm Records. Click on the video below to watch the worship! Do you have the feeling this album will be good judging from what you heard so far?
Original Leatherwolf drummer Dean Roberts and vocalist/guitarist Michael Olivieri have slammed the heavy metal band's former members, Carey Howe, Geoff Gayer and Wade Black, for announcing that they were working on a new Leatherwolf studio album for a late fall release. We could have a Leatherwolf A.D. in our hands soon.
Germans Powerwolf will release their next full-length effort entitled Blessed & Possessed on July 10th on Napalm Records. Apart from that, they have also now revealed details regarding the bonus album Metallum Nostrum, which will be included as a separate Mediabook in the limited edition of the record.
As previously reported, Wolfshead is a heavy/doom metal band based in Oulu, Finland which are about to release a new EP. Now it's time to hear their entire new offering, Caput Lupinum. The release is streaming online for one week only at this location and you can take advantage of that. Discover the sounds of Wolfshead and let us know what you think.