LEAVES’ EYES release their ‘The Last Viking (Midsummer Edition)’ on 17th September, out on AFM Records

Photo: Stefan Heilemann England in the year 1066. The decisive battle near Stamford Bridge. Warriors fighting death, the grounds soaked in blood. Norway’s king Harald III, called Hardrada („the hard ruler“) lies dying. His whole life flashes before his eyes: cruel wars, fights over power, journeys to exotic worlds guiding to powerful women, emperors and..

India’s Heavy Metal force KRYPTOS have released new single ‘Hot Wired’, taken from upcoming album “Force Of Danger”, out 1st October on AFM Records

Two years since their latest, vicious Afterburner album, India's heavy metal force Kryptos returns to invoke the ultimate sound of denim and leather with the release of their sixth studio album! Force Of Danger will be out on October 1, 2021 via metal powerhouse AFM Records. The band, who formed in 1998 in Bangalore, have long been..

Social Disorder – Love 2 Be Hated (AFM Records)

Social Disorder is a new project put together by the Swedish musician Anders 'LA' Rönnblom and some of you may know of him and his work as founder and song writer for Killer Bee and X-Romance as well as being a member of Wolfpakk. The rationale behind the project is that this is the story of..

U.D.O. release new single and lyric video ‘Kids And Guns, out now, new album ‘Game Over’ to be released on 22nd October on AFM Records

Photo: Manfred Jasmund The title of the new studio album by the band around rock icon Udo Dirkschneider (original voice of the cult band Accept) has become a statement that has a lot to talk about. Dirkschneider stands for clear, straightforward words. “If mankind doesn't rethink some things, it could have drastic consequences,” he says...

Paradox – Heresy II – End Of A Legend (Afm Records)

Paradox is one of the classic bands from the German speed-thrash scene, which was even signed by Roadrunner Records for the release of their legendary second album Heresy in 1990, before falling victim to the changing tastes of the big labels. After a decade in oblivion, Paradox returned with the fantastic Collision Course in 2000..

Swedish metal force MANIMAL share epic title track from upcoming album ‘Armageddon’. Album out 8th October on AFM Records

Three years since their latest and highly acclaimed album, Purgatorio, Gothenburg metal force MANIMAL has announced to return with a brand new studio record this Fall! Armageddon is slated for a release on October 8, 2021 via AFM Records Despite the band‘s loyalty to traditional heavy metal influences, Purgatorio was a prime example of modern and trend-setting..