Photo: Martin Häusler The sensation was perfect – Helloween, who has sold more than 10 million records worldwide, being one of the most respected German metal bands since 1984, announced their PUMPKINS UNITED WORLD TOUR in 2016. The media was raving about the tour of the year, playing 69 shows in 32 countries all over the world. More than..
Photo: Robin Wielink Ricky Warwick, famed vocalist and front man for Black Star Riders, Thin Lizzy and The Almighty, whose latest solo album When Life Was Hard And Fast was released 19th February, through Nuclear Blast has announced that his UK tour originally scheduled for April & May has been postponed until March 2022. Ricky Warwick "Sadly the inevitable could not be..
The wait is finally over! Dutch Symphonic metal band EPICA release their new album Ωmega today! To celebrate the release day, EPICA present a brand new video for the song Skeleton Key. Check the video below. "Welcome to the Skeleton Key multi-layered dream world. Don't forget to bring your Skeleton Key to unlock all the secrets within yourself! I hope this song..
Photo: Kevin Grab Swiss heavy metal coven Burning Witches and Nuclear Blast Records are delighted to reveal the magnificent cover artwork and the track list for the band's fourth full-length, The Witch Of The North, which will be released on May 28th 2021. Burning Witches comment: "We are happy and proud to already announce the new album and show you the..
Dutch Symphonic metal band EPICA will release their new album Ωmega on February 26th through Nuclear Blast. The band has now revealed a music video for an acoustic version of the title track, named Ωmegacoustic and the video can be seen below. "It's always a lot of fun to work on acoustic versions of new songs. For this one, I stripped down..
Photo: Grzegorz Gołębiowski BEHEMOTH – arguably the biggest extreme metal band in the world – have extended and expanded their contract with Nuclear Blast, who will now distribute the group's music worldwide outside of their home country. The group originally signed with Nuclear Blast Europe prior to the release of 2009's Evangelion, but their forthcoming album – which is tentatively set..
After recently announcing their signing to Nuclear Blast, SILVER LAKE BY ESA HOLOPAINEN has finally revealed further info about its self-titled debut album, scheduled for release on May 28th. Since 1990, Esa Holopainen has been the lead guitarist of the progressively-minded heavy metal innovators AMORPHIS. Thanks to the metallic and melodic beauty of such classic albums as Tales from the Thousand..
Now Therion is another of those bands that spilt opinions and it seems that there are two camps with those that just do not get the band and the other which simply adores everything they produce. The background to the group is long and convoluted but is well known as is the band's development into..
Poisonous dark metallers CRADLE OF FILTH reveal the title of their forthcoming studio album as Existence Is Futile. Their monumental new opus - their 13th (unlucky for all) studio album to date - was recorded at Grindstone Studios with producer Scott Atkins. The record will be embellished with artwork from Arthur Berzinsh, who is also guilty of creating the past two album artworks..
Nightwish (Photo:Tina Korhonen) The interactive concert experiences titled An Evening with Nightwish In a Virtual World, that will kick off their Human. :II: Nature. World Tour have been rescheduled from March to May due to changes in the band's touring schedule. The new dates are Friday May 28th and Saturday May 29th 2021. Tickets purchased for the original dates are automatically valid for the..