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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VOTE FOR METAL-RULES.COM!

Heed the call! Metal-Rules.com needs your vote! Tunemunk is running a competition to vote for Best Metal webzine. The voting ends tomorrow and we need your support! tunemunk.com/voting/best-metal-music-blog-2017/ Click this link and vote for us please! It will take 10 seconds. We are only 30 votes behind first place. We…

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Metal Church drummer Stet Howland begins chemotherapy treatments

Metal Church drummer Stet Howland has begun chemotherapy treatments, having recently been diagnosed with Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL). Metal Church have issued the following via Facebook: “The first chemotherapy treatment wiped him out, although he is feeling better then before the diagnosis and treatment, he is still pretty weak.…

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New HELLOWEEN song feat. Hansen and Kiske

The legendary German power metallers HELLOWEEN with the expanded line-up — featuring the whole Helloween with vocalist Michael Kiske and guitarist Kai Hansen- will release a brand new song called “Pumpkins United” on Friday, October 13. The track, available on the eve of the launch of HELLOWEEN‘s tour of the same name. The song can already be purchased from…

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