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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.

Fleshgod Apocalypse: In Vino Veritas...

Don't mind if we do...

What better way to enjoy a fine blend of Italian metal than by having a glass of wine to go along with it (why stop at one? - thirsty ed.)?

Avatarium: Leif Edling Speaks

The band's debut album summed up by it's creator...

With the release of their self-titled debut record coming up November 1st, 2013 newly minted doom act Avatarium now give an insightful look into the songs of Avatarium.

Testament: Thrash Will Reign!

We Didn't Know How Long It Was Going To Last

Chuck Billy; the name has weight, the name has significance - combine this weight and significance with a band whose career has spanned and succeeded over the decades and you have

Death Angel - The Dream Calls For Blood (Nuclear Blast)

Solid. Nothing more, nothing less.
Release Date: 
10 Oct 2013 - 11:30pm

You can’t blame them for getting involved, I suppose.

The Anatomy of Wild Card with Floor Jansen of ReVamp

“I think you should listen to Wild Card if you have ideas about how bands with female singers sound like. It brings something new to the table. It's more modern, it's heavier than most people would think, and I think that is something refreshing.”

In symphonic metal, the soaring soprano vocals of Floor Jansen are well known, increasingly so since she began to work with industry heavyweights Nightwish.

Hell: New Album Artwork Unveiled

Macabre metal of the first order is on the cards again...

Revived British metal pioneers Hell have unveiled the cover artwork and tracklist of their upcoming second full-length record Curse And Chapter, which will be unleashed on

Ashes of Ares - Ashes of Ares (Nuclear Blast)

An encouraging - if at times frustrating - start...
Release Date: 
6 Sep 2013 (All day)

Ashs of Ares will, of course, be heralded by most prospective punters as the new project of former Iced Earth vocaliser Matt Barlow; there are oth

Meshuggah's Marten Hagstrom: "There’s a lot of shit that we’ve done that I really truly hate!"

But he's not talking about Koloss...

Meshuggah hit our shores this week, doing a five show tour with Lamb of God and aiming to blow our collective minds.

Doro: Now Officially a Legend!

Celebrating 30 Years of Metal glory...

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