TARJA TURUNEN AND STRATOVARIUS ANNOUNCE A NORDIC SYMPHONY ‘18 CO-HEADLINE TOUR

A Nordic Symphony ‘18: October 1 – Frankfurt, Germany – Batschkapp 2 – Kiel, Germany – Max 3 – Hannover, Germany – Capitol 5 – Karlsruhe, Germany – Substage 7 – Utrecht, Netherlands – TivoliVredenburg 9 – Bochum, Germany – Matrix 10 – Cologne, Germany – Essigfabrik 11 – Saarbrücken,…

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Power Metal Icons IRON FIRE Announce May 4 Release of ‘Dawn of Creation: Twentieth Anniversary’ on Crime Records

Power Metal Icons IRON FIRE have announced the May 4 release of double-CD Dawn of Creation: Twentieth Anniversary on Crime Records. The album, which includes a special collection of demos, live tracks, covers, and three new songs, will be available on double-CD Digipack CD and digital formats. The label released the following statement concerning the forthcoming…

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EVIL DRIVE releases RAGEMAKER album and new video “Fight to Die”

EVIL DRIVE RAGEMAKER album out now / new video “Fight to Die” online The Rage is rising… The second album from the Finnish female-fronted metal band Evil Drive, RAGEMAKER, is out now. As you will notice, since the debut album THE LAND OF THE DEAD,  the band has improved in every aspect. The…

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EVIL DRIVE – new single and lyric video “Legends Never Die” released

EVIL DRIVE – second single & lyric video released “Legends Never Die” The Finnish female-fronted metal band EVIL DRIVE are going to release their new album “Ragemaker” on March 30th, 2018 via Reaper Entertainment Europe. Today, the band has released the official lyric video of the second digital single “Legends Never Die”.The band states: “The song “Legends Never…

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Hyperspace Metal Fest. Vancouver, Canada April 13-14, 2018.

Journeyman Productions Presents: Hyperspace Metal Festival 2018   Prog and Power Metal fans, rejoice! Vancouver BC’s Journeyman Productions has announced the lineup for it’s first annual HYPERSPACE Metal Festival. The festival is a two day event at Vancouver BC’s Rickshaw Theatre on April 13th & April 14th, 2018. The festival will feature…

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Former Drummer of Delain joins international metal act TRAGUL

Established in 2017 by composer Adrian Benegas (Pergana), symphonic power metal act Tragul features a powerhouse of guest musicians that includes vocalist Zuberoa Aznarez (Diabulus In Musica), guitarist Steve Conley (Flotsam and Jetsam), bassist Oliver Holzwarth (ex-Blind Guardian, ex-Rhapsody Of Fire, ex-Tarja) and drummer Alex Holzwarth (ex-Rhapsody Of Fire). Having…

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EVIL DRIVE – sign with Reaper Entertainment and announces new album

EVIL DRIVE  SIGN WITH REAPER ENTERTAINMENT AND ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM REAPER ENTERTAINMENT proudly announces the signing of the Finnish female-fronted metal band Evil Drive. The group was formed in January 2013 and the debut album THE LAND OF THE DEAD was released in 2016. The band states: “After lengthy negotiations,…

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ATTENTION ALL CANADIAN METAL BANDS!

Attention Canadian Metal bands! The deadline for applying for the Heavy Metal Album of the Year for the Juno Awards is this Friday, November 10th at 5:00pm EST. For more information and to apply go to… www.junosubmissions.ca JP Wood CARAS Co-Chair Heavy Metal Committee

DECIMATE METAL FEST SUBMISSIONS TO CLOSE AT MIDNIGHT ON HALLOWEEN!

DECIMATE METALFEST is the brainchild of Sloan Voxx of Voxx Promotions, which is destined to become an annual Canadian metal pilgrimage to Calgary, Alberta, Canada. With the many yearly festivals becoming part of the national metal heritage, Sloan wants DECIMATE METALFEST to become one of the best-known events alongside the…

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