17:29 - Lit. Rugby was plenty pussified already. Anyway, wrestling tops all those because at least it has a semblance of entertainment value to it. It actually relies on story and character instead of just getting a goal every dragging hour.
German power metallers Powerwolf have been holed up in the studio to record the upcoming 6th studio album, and follow up to 2013's Preachers Of The Night, expected to be released in the summer of 2015. More details will be known in the following weeks.
Wolfpakk are at it again! The heavy metal band from Germany has unveiled the cover and tracklist for their new album Rise Of The Animal, which will be released on February 27th through AFM Records. The third album will include the guest appearances of singers Michael Kiske (ex-Helloween, Unisonic), Marc Storace (Krokus), and many more. See the cover below. Hint: it's a wolf.
Powerwolf have shared some good news today. During the past six months, the power metal band has been secretly busy writing songs for the follow up album to Preachers Of The Night and the recording process will begin in January. You can look forward to their new opus next summer. Are you excited?
Good news for Wolfheart as the band just signed with Spinefarm Records. We already knew that Tuomas Saukkonen's new band was recording their next album. Now we know that the new opus, titled Shadow World, is due out in mid-2015 and Spinefarm Records will also re-release their 2013 debut, Winterborn, with two additional bonus tracks on February 3rd of next year.
If you enjoyed Wolfheart's debut album Winterborn last year, you will be pleased to know that the group's second album is in the works. In fact, mastermind Tuomas Saukkonen just released a video update where he discusses the festival season and confirms that they are in the studio recording their next album. If you want to hear a snippet of a new song, check out the video here and get ready for some more music from Wolfheart!
"Shark Attack" is the new video from Swedish heavy metallers Wolf, and can be seen below. The video was helmed by Owe Lingvall at Dreamday Media. If you want to check out what the band will bring with their new album Devil Seed, watch the video now here. Enjoy!
The Finns Maveth are releasing a new split with Greek extreme metallers Embrace Of Thorns called A Plague Through The Heavens. The cover artwork has been revealed. Take a look at Daniel Desecrator's creation below. A Plague Through The Heavens will contain eight new tracks (four from each band) totaling over 37 minutes.
Sweden's pack of heavy metallers Wolf return with their seventh studio album entitled simply, Devil Seed. This time around, the group teamed up with Jens Bogren (Kreator, Paradise Lost, Opeth) over at Fascination Street Studios. The cover artwork is being created once again by legendary designer Thomas Holm (Mercyful Fate, King Diamond). Century Media Records will unleash Devil Seed on August 25th in Europe and September 2nd in North America. Then, a short time later, Wolf will take to the streets with a tour of the UK with further European dates to be announced soon.
This should be a treat for Powerwolf fans. Metal Blade Records has announced three Powerwolf releases for June 24th. First off, there will be The History Of Heresy, a massive box set containing two CDs, one DVD, a book and more. Additionally, and for the first time ever, Lupus Dei and Return In Bloodred will be released as Picture Discs on June 24th in an edition of 500 copies each.
The much awaited new Amon Amarth video for the track "Father Of The Wolf" has finally been unveiled. The Swedes promised that the "Father Of The Wolf" mini-movie/video world premiere live would happen at the Las Vegas House Of Blues yesterday and it did. Now the epic production video is also available on YouTube which means you can watch it now here. You might remember this song from Amon Amarth's latest musical offering Deceiver Of The Gods, released last year.
Southern California heavy metallers Leatherwolf have set a December 15th release date for their new album Unchained Live. The album contains several of the band's biggest classics culled from their first three albums, including the MTV video singles "The Calling" and "Hideaway", as well as fan favorite "Dr. Wicked (Rx O.D.)" from their most recent studio release, New World Asylum.
Tuomas Saukkonen might have disbanded all his projects Before The Dawn, Dawn Of Solace, Black Sun Aeon and RoutaSielu but now there is Wolfheart. While the debut album Winterborn will only see its release on October 11th, you can already stream the whole opus in advance. So, take a few minutes off your Sunday and listen to Tuomas Saukkonen's new musical creation on the player below. Also, don't forget to tell us your thoughts on the release.
With Tuomas Saukkonen's Winterborn looming on the horizon, the video for the song "Routa Pt. 2" will prove sufficient (yet temporary) appeasement for the fans of the multi-instrumentalist's solo project. This is the second specimen we've heard from the album; the first single can be found over here.
The wait is over. The first single off Tuomas Saukkonen's new project, Wolfheart's upcoming debut album Winterborn, titled "The Hunt" is available for streaming on YouTube below. The album will hit the shelves on the 11th of October this year. Pre-ordering the album will entitle you to the two bonus tracks as shown below. All available details about the album including two trailers can be found here.
The day we've patiently awaited following the demise of Tuomas Saukkonen's bands and projects alike is looming on the horizon. From the ashes of Tuomas' previous efforts emerged Wolfheart's debut album, Winterborn, which is due for release on the 11th of October this year. You can pre-order the album over at this location. In addition to the release date, the album cover artwork, tracklist, and a fresh album teaser have been unveiled, all of which are available below.