Accept – Humanoid (Napalm Records)

This year proves to be a celebration of classic bands releasing some really strong material. We already have the excellent new albums by Magnum, Saxon and Judas Priest and now the new Accept is also only three weeks away. The seventeenth album of the German legends is called Humanoid and it comes out three years..

German Heavy Metal Legends ACCEPT Reveal Second New Single, “The Reckoning”

Iconic heavy metal institution ACCEPT have released their second new single, The Reckoning, off of their highly anticipated album, Humanoid, out April 26, 2024! The dark accompanying music video channels ACCEPT's captivating live energy and matches the sinister instrumentation and apocalyptic lyrics of the track Formed in 1976, ACCEPT was the first internationally successful German heavy metal band. Currently, the frontrunners are..

VISIONS OF ATLANTIS Announces New Album, “PIRATES II – ARMADA”, out July 5, 2024 via Napalm Records

The pirates of VISIONS OF ATLANTIS are about to take listeners on their heaviest symphonic adventure yet with their new studio album, entitled PIRATES II – ARMADA, set for release on July 5, 2024 via Napalm Records. The new successor to their high-charting previous release, Pirates (2022), is set as high as the waves cresting the Jolly Roger - taking..

KAMELOT Reveals New Lyric Video for “NightSky” | North American Headline Tour Begins April 25

Modern heavy symphonic metal leaders KAMELOT will kick off their North American Kamelot: Awaken The World Tour 2024 - featuring support from Swedish heavy metal frontrunners HammerFall and modern symphonic metal unit AD INFINITUM (featuring KAMELOT touring guest vocalist Melissa Bonny) - on April 25 in Baltimore, MD! Tickets for this unmissable trek are on sale now, with VIP upgrades available in select cities via www.kamelot.com/VIP2024.  Today, in..

THE GEMS Unleash Energetic Third Single “P.S.Y.C.H.O”

The most promising new rock band, THE GEMS, consisting of three ex-Thundermother members: incomparable vocalist Guernica Mancini, powerhouse drummer Emlee Johansson, and guitar and bass virtuoso Mona Lindgren, have released a new single, the energetic "P.S.Y.C.H.O", cut from their upcoming debut album, Phoenix, out January 26, 2024 via Napalm Records! With Thundermother, THE GEMS reached #6 with their last two..

EXIT EDEN Reveals New Single “Run!” (feat. Marko Hietala/ex-Nightwish) + Announces New Album “Femmes Fatales”

Symphonic metal supergroup EXIT EDEN, feat. Clémentine Delauney (Visions of Atlantis), Anna Brunner (League of Distortion) and Marina La Torraca (Phantom Elite), are back to mesmerize audiences with their second studio album - illustrating strength and female empowerment with the title Femmes Fatales - set for release on January 12, 2024 via Napalm Records. EXIT EDEN's new masterpiece contains..

Extreme Power Metal Pioneers DRAGONFORCE Announce New Album, “Warp Speed Warriors”, out March 15, 2024

Grammy-nominated extreme power metal pioneers DRAGONFORCE will release their massive new album, Warp Speed Warriors, on March 15, 2024! The legendary band of guitar virtuosos and founding members Herman Li and Sam Totman, singer Marc Hudson, bassist Alicia Vigil and drummer Gee Anzalone are set to release their most ambitious and innovative full-length so far. On Warp Speed Warriors, DRAGONFORCE explore..