German heavy metal

Currently Unsigned: Hailstone

We're off to Bavaria in the latest installment in our series on up and coming unsigned Metal acts!

Welcome to Metal as Fuck! And thanks for taking part in our Currently Unsigned series!  First things first - Who are you, and what role do you play in the band?

Nitrogods - Rats and Rumours (Steamhammer/SPV)

You could do a lot worse than having this gem in your collection!
Release Date: 
20 Oct 2014 (All day)
If you like your hard rock delivered from the balls then you need this album in your life!

Stallion - Rise and Ride (High Roller Records)

Young Germans head out on the first step of a hopefully succesful career...
Release Date: 
12 Sep 2014 (All day)

Young German act Stallion have only been going a short while – not much more than a year by my reckoning – but in that time they’ve released a demo, and EP and now this debut full-

Reaper - An Atheist Monument (Massacre Records)

Next please...
Release Date: 
25 Jul 2014 (All day)

German headbangers Reaper have been going, somewhat incredibly, for thirty years, and An Atheist Monument is their fifth full length album.

Accept's Wolf Hoffmann: "I Always Thought I'd Have to Get a Proper Job"

Teutonic terrors Accept have a new album - Blind Rage - on the shelves and an Australian tour on the horizon, so of course we had to have a chat with the band's mainstay guitarist Wolf Hoffmann about it all...

Wolf Hoffmann.

Burden of Grief - Unchained (Massacre Records)

A pleasing dose of melodic death...

German melodic deathsters Burden of Grief return with their sixth full-length outing, Unchained, and rather nice it is too.

Accept - Blind Rage (Nuclear Blast)

Germanic Gods return with another soon-to-be-classic slab of Teutonic terror...
Release Date: 
14 Aug 2014 - 11:30pm

And so Accept Mk.

Accept - Wacken Open Air, Germany, 31/07/14


When I told MaF editor Scott Adams I’d be at Wacken doing a bit of work, he immediately sent the following signal via the telegraphic wires: ‘+ RE

Tankard: Announce Split 7" With Destruction!

Released June 20!

German thrash heroes Tankard have just announced plans to release a split single with label mates and fellow thrash metal legends Destruction.

Tankard: Chemical Invasion Australian Tour

Charge your glasses...
Tour Dates: 
10/07/2014 - 12/07/2014

Teutonic thrashers Tankard are heading down under for a trio of beer-fulled shows this July!