Luca Turilli's Rhapsody have shared the second song off their ambitious 70-minute new album Prometheus, Symphonia Ignis Divinus. After you had the chance of listening to "Rosenkreuz (The Rose And The Cross)" before, now the band presents the second single of the new opus, "Prometheus" (including Ralf Scheepers of Primal Fear as part of the choir). What are your thoughts on the final product?
While they are busy recording their new album Love, Fear And The Time Machine, progressive metallers Riverside are already announcing various international touring runs to launch the record, which is expected to be released in September 2015 via InsideOutMusic. The band has announced An Evening With headline shows as well as summer festivals and a North America tour and a European tour. So, if you want to catch the band live, see the dates below and start preparing the trip! Also keep in mind that there is a new album coming.
The follow-up to 2013's Sacrifice and heavy metal veterans Saxon's 21st album will be called Battering Ram, says frontman Biff Byford, who expects the album to be released this autumn by October. Byford says that the album is nearing completion with a few last details to take care of.
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.
Fallen is the title of the new album from heavy metallers Stryper. It will be released worldwide on Friday, October 23rd via Frontiers Music Srl. The album was tracked at SpiritHouse Recording Studios in Northampton, Massachusetts and will include a cover version of the Black Sabbath track "After Forever". According to Michael Sweet, it will be their best album.
Florida-based brutal death metallers Hate Eternal just lifted the veil on their new full-length album. As of today, we know that it will be called Infernus, and it will see a 24th of August release (North America: August 21st) via Season Of Mist. More information regarding the album artwork, tracklist and more will be made available soon. Fans who have been waiting for the follow-up to Phoenix Amongst The Ashes can start getting ready for new songs.
U.S. symphonic heavy metallers Virgin Steele are preparing to release a new album 5 years after The Black Light Bacchanalia saw the light of day. Nocturnes Of Hellfire & Damnation will be released on June 17th via SPV and for now you can enjoy a new lyric video for the track "Lucifer's Hammer".
It's that time of the year for Ghost, new record release time. And today you get to take a deeper look into the new opus. The Swedes just unveiled the cover artwork that will grace the album, which is going to be called Meliora, by the way. The tracklist is also available below. Moreover, the follow-up of Infestissumam will feature a brand new Papa known as Papa Emeritus III, allegedly the slightly younger brother of the current frontman.
Unexpected news come from the Finnish metallers Children Of Bodom camp, as long-time guitarist of the band, Roope Latvala, decided to leave the band. This comes at a time when the band is working on their new album which is already mixed and mastered at this point.
Here it is, the first taste of Gorgoroth's new and tenth studio full-length album. The first song you get to hear from Instinctus Bestialis is precisely "Ad Omnipotens Aeterne Diabolus". All you have to do is head over here to listen to the track from the Norwegian black metallers. Enjoy!
The new band Lindemann is generating quite a buzz and curiosity. Peter Tägtgren (Hypocrisy, Pain) and Till Lindemann (Rammstein) are joining forces and their debut album Skills In Pills is getting closer to its release on June 23rd via Warner Bros. After some teasing, the band finally releases their first song to the masses and it's called "Praise Abort". You can hear the song and watch the disturbing video below.
Paradise Lost, who are about to release their new album, The Plague Within, have announced that drummer Adrian Erlandsson will not be able to participate in the group's European tour or upcoming festival dates this year due to other commitments. However, the British metallers have already announced his replacement. Drumming duties have been left in the young capable hands of Waltteri Väyrynen who is stepping in to cover for Erlandsson. You might know him from Wolfheart and Vallenfyre.
The Swedes The Duskfall have announced that Anton Lindbäck is the band's new bassist. The band's previous bassist Jonatan Storm was the bass player for a short time and switched to vocal duties due to vocalist Magnus Klavborn's recent departure. So, there are a few changes in the melodic death metallers.
UK's Asking Alexandria have recently released a new single. Titled "I Won't Give In", the single is also an opportunity for the band to showcase their new singer: Denis Shaforostov (Make Me Famous). He will replace former singer Danny Worsnop, who quit the band to pursue other musical interests. Listen to the single below now and tell us what you think about the new vocalist.
After "Into The Void Again", Blaze Of Perdition have recently premiered online yet another new song off their forthcoming album Near Death Revelations, their newest single "Królestwo Niczyje". You can listen to the song here while you wait for the release of the album on June 26th via Agonia Records. If you wish, you can also pre-order your copy at this location.