Kadavar - Rough Times (Nuclear Blast)

Rough Times address the dark uncertainty that lingers in our modern times with a raw heaviness that drags the listener from catharsis to peace.
Release Date: 
29 Sep 2017 (All day)

Rough Times opens in a whirl of strangeness that makes you pause, and hints that you’re about to be dragged by the hair deep into the raw depths of Kadavar’s cathartic ven

Metal Blade announces signing of German thrash metal legends Accu§er

Next month Accu§er will once again enter the trusted Gernhart Studio to record the follow-up to Diabolic together with Martin Buchwalter for a release in March of 2016.

Metal Blade Records is proud to announce the addition of German Thrashers Accu§er to it's roster.

Zodiac – Road Tapes Vol. 1 (Napalm Records)

A killer live album of heavy blues boogie from the German champions of the genre
Release Date: 
17 Apr 2015 - 12:24am

Recorded on their 2014 Sonic Child tour this is probably as close as I’m ever going to get to actually hearing these German blues metal masters in concert as they don’t strike me as the so

“That’s the reason why we are here. Music made it.” - Dani Löble of Helloween

With their fourteenth studio album released in late January, Helloween remain one of the founding forces behind power metal almost thirty years into their career. Drummer since 2005, Dani Löble sat down with us in the abandoned business centre on board 70000tons of Metal to give an insight into their impact on the genre.

The nature of 70000tons of Metal means that you never know when you’ll run into a

Negator - Panzer Metal (Remedy Records)

After a hiatus of five years, the masters of Germanic Extreme Black Metal are back. And this time they have brought a colossal and unrelenting weaponry of mass destruction with them.
Release Date: 
21 May 2010 (All day)

Hailing from the city of Hamburg (best known for siring classic names of German heavy music such as Helloween, Iron Angel and Gamma Ray, between o

Subway To Sally – Kreuzfeuer (Nuclear Blast/Riot)

What do you get when you cross folk music with heavy metal? I don’t know – what do you get when you cross folk music with heavy metal? Well whatever it is, it ain’t Subway To Sally!

Kreuzfeuer means Crossfire.  I looked it up in my trusty circa 1950s German/English dictionary.  I also tried to decipher the song titles but didn’t get far.