The RISE OF THE NORTHSTAR Tsunami is back – new single out now, New album “Showdown” out on April 7 via Atomic Fire

Photo: BERZERKER After The Legacy Of Shi and the unmissable Here Comes The Boom, Rise Of The Northstar picks up where they left off. Still combining modern metal, urban music, and Japanese pop culture, the quintet pushes even further. A new era starts today with the first anthem, One Love. ROTN hits hard, and this single is the first uppercut of a frontal..

THE 69 EYES – to tour Europe in March 2023!

Photo: Marek Sabogal Helsinki's longest serving gothic rock vampires THE 69 EYES is proud to announce that they will embark on a European tour in March 2023. Besides some classics fans can expect as bloody appetizer some songs taken from their long-awaited new album, which will be released next spring via Atomic Fire Records. "Time to drag our..

MESHUGGAH announced March/April 2023 Tour of Sweden and Norway!

Photo: Edvard Hansson & Brendan Baldwin Adventurous, progressive, brutal, and tirelessly creative - Meshuggah's position as the most inventive and creative metal band ever to do it remains undisputed. And 30 years into their illustrious career, the iconic Swedish band shows no signs of decay. 2022 brought the release of their ninth and most fearlessly imaginative studio..


Suasion drop today the next new single Equilibrium from the upcoming album The Infinite, which will be released on January 27, 2023. The Infinite is an album that will clearly stand out within its scene cosmos thanks to futuristic sound and a multidimensional narrative and tells its listeners its own story. The new song Equilibrium reveals hard riffs and a..

EPICA – release music video feat. Charlotte Wessels & Myrkur; “The Alchemy Project” is out now!

This past Friday, symphonic metal titans EPICA finally unleashed The Alchemy Project, a unique collaboration featuring thirteen bands and musicians who co-wrote and performed the seven new tracks with them. For this special occasion, EPICA present another true gem from the release, in form of a music video for a hauntingly dark track with a majestic chorus: Sirens - Of..

Skull Fist – Paid In Full (Atomic Fire Records)

Skull Fist is a very much larger than life Canadian heavy metal band from Toronto and formed in 2006 by the singer and guitarist Zach Slaughter aka Zak Schottler and he remains as the only remaining original member mainly as he seems to have a revolving door policy when it comes to other musicians in..

EPICA – announce “The Alchemy Project” & reveal first music video for  ‘The Final Lullaby (feat. Shining)’

Always pushing forward, always aiming higher: In the 20 years of their existence, EPICA have never shied away from challenges, twists and turns, weathering every storm and pushing the symphonic metal genre to heights no one even dared to believe in. Since 2002, the band surrounding global metal icon Simone Simons and her long-time musical partner Mark Jansen have released eight..

Udo Dirkschneider – My Way (Atomic Fire Records)

It's a dream come true, to finally hear the legendary metal god Udo Dirkschneider covering My Way, the song forever associated with the incomparable Frank Sinatra, surely the greatest entertainer ever. Really, you do not need to know any more as the album is worth the money alone for this inspired piece of song selection!..

Sinner – Brotherhood (Atomic Fire Records)

Sinner is yet another of those very high quality Judas Priest inspired heavy metal bands that Germany seems to produce at will and shows that they are now probably the true home of serious heavy metal in Europe! Any self respecting metalhead will already have at least one Sinner album in their collection but please..