German heavy metal

Silent Force - Rising From Ahes (AFM Records)

Classy... very classy...
Release Date: 
12 Dec 2013 - 11:30pm

Another set of superior hard rockin’ tunes from the Alex Beyrodt/Mat Sinner axis – seriously, where do they find the time? 

Primal Fear - Delivering the Black (Frontiers Records)

Frighteningly good stuff from aband I'd feared were finished...
Release Date: 
24 Jan 2014 (All day)

German speed metal kings Primal Fear have, in my opinion, been running on empty for a while now; whether that’s because main songwriter Mat Sinner is involved in so many o

AC Angry - Black Denim (Dust on the Tracks Records)

More dirt please!
Release Date: 
7 Nov 2013 - 11:30pm

‘Pure fucking rock n’roll’. That’s what it says on the header for Saarbrucken rock troupe AC Angry’s google entry and really, there’s not much more to be said.

Mad Max - Interceptor (SPV/Steamhammer)

Good, at times great - but you've heard it all before...
Release Date: 
27 Oct 2013 - 11:30pm

Veteran German rockers Mad Max, nearly thirty years in ‘the hardest game in the world’ now, have returned to the fray with a new album, Interceptor that sounds like, well,

Primal Fear: Welcoming in 2014 With a Bang!

Their best yet, according to the band...

Frontiers Records is pleased to announce the release of Primal Fear's new album, Delivering the Black on January 24th in Europe and January 28th in North

Blind Guardian: Hansi Kursch Has Some News

A new album is on the horizon...

On May, 31st 2014 Blind Guardian will take a break and perform a special best-of set at the Out & Loud festival in Geiselwind  in Germany.

Dark Age - A Matter of Trust (AFM Records)

Nice work from these veteran German metallers...
Release Date: 
6 Sep 2013 (All day)

Hamburg veterans Dark Age crash out of the speakers with a track, Nero, that is easily one of the best pieces of melodic metal I’ve heard all year, if not longer; An excit

Doro: Now Officially a Legend!

Celebrating 30 Years of Metal glory...

Friday the 13th, 2013 was far from an unlucky day for one person.

Tankard: New tour dates announced, reissue plans unveiled.

The booze-fixated German thrashers prepare for another round of live shows...

Legendary German alcoholic thrash metal act, Tankard has just announced new tour dates for what remains of 2013.

Powerwolf - Preachers of the Night (Napalm Records)

More of the same? Don't mind if I do!
Release Date: 
19 Jul 2013 (All day)

Attila Dorn is back! And, perhaps more pertinently, he’s sounding exactly the same as he was last time he was here!