Review – Furyon “Gravitas”
Als alter Fan des NWoBHM bin ich natürlich immer gespannt was heutzutage von der Insel her hier rüber schwimmt. Heute ist es ein Silberling einer jungen aufstrebenden Band die ursprünglich als Quintett starteten. Nach aktuellem Blick auf die HP haben sich die Mannen auf 4 Köpfe reduziert.
MYSTERY BLUE – Album Release, Cover Revealed
French heavy metallers MYSTERY BLUE will release their 7th album, “Conquer The World” on December 21 worldwide via Road Show Productions. A rough studio version of the track “Running with the Pack” feat. Andreas Babuschkin of Paragon can be streamed using the YouTube player below.
The new album was recorded, mixed and mastered by Uwe Lulis (Grave Digger, Rebellion) at Black Solaris Studios, Frankfurt, Germany. The artwork and booklet was created by Jobert Mello, Sledgehammer Graphix (Sabaton, Primal Fear, Thunderbolt, Benedictum). Andreas Babuschkin (Paragon) feat.
SECRET SPHERE – Limited Album Edition
Italian metaller SECRET SPHERE are offering a exclusive deluxe limited edition “Numbered Wood-Case” box set featuring the band’s new album ‘Portrait Of A Dying Heart’: 30 pieces – Japan Edition (including one bonus track) and 50 pieces – European Edition + new T-Shirt + signed guitar pick + signed pictures and stainless steel band symbol. The special package is ready to ship on 19th November. To place a pre-order write to: promo (at) rockngrowl.com
“Portrait Of A Dying Heart” track listing:
1. Portrait Of A Dying Heart
3. Wish & Steadiness
KILMARA Completes Recording Drums
Spanish heavy metallers KILMARA has to announce that drummer “Javier Morillo” has finished the recording of the drum tracks of the new record “Love Songs and Other Nightmares”. The drum kit used was the Sonor of Bubinga that Ingo Schwichtenberg, the legendary Helloween drummer who sadly passed away, used to record albums like “Keeper of the Seven Keys” and “Walls of Jericho”.
During October and November KILMARA working with the guest musicians and arranging the demos at Wolf’Olive Studios in Barcelona, Spain.
KILMARA Begins Recording New Album
Spanish heavy metallers KILMARA have entered the ROLAND GRAPOW (Masterplan and Ex-Helloween) studios in Slovakia to begin recording their third album “LOVE SONGS AND OTHER NIGHTMARES” for an early 2013 release.
The band has to say: “After looking into some alternatives with Rising Records to record the new CD we decided for Roland as he always showed much interest and enthusiasm to work with KILMARA.
KILL RITUAL Release “Old School Thrasher” video
US thrash metaller KILL RITUAL, the band featuring former members of IMAGIKA, DARK ANGEL and ELDRITCH debut new video for the song “Old School Thrasher” off their debut CD “The Serpentine Ritual” to be released Oct. 30th through Scarlet Records. The video can be streamed below:
The video was shot on Friday July 13th 2012 at Sound Wave Studio, Oakland CA.
Secret Sphere – New Song “The Fall” Available For Streaming
Italian metal band SECRET SPHERE, who recently announced Michelle Luppi (Ex-Vision Divine/Ex-Thaurorod) as new vocalist, is streaming the new track “The Fall”. The track will appear on the band’s new LP “Portrait of a Dying Heart”.
Check out “The Fall”:
“Portrait of a Dying Heart“, the band’s seventh LP, is scheduled for a 2012 release date through Warner Music (Japan), October 24., 2012 and Scarlet Records (Rest of World), November 25., 2012.
SECRET SPHERE – New Album Trailer Released
A trailer for “Portrait of a Dying Heart”, the new album Italian metal masters SECRET SPHERE — who feature in their ranks singer Michele Luppi can be viewed below.
“Portrait of a Dying Heart”, the band’s seventh LP, is scheduled for a 2012 release date through Warner Music (Japan) and Scarlet Records (Rest of World). The CD will feature a 40-page booklet, including the novel “She Complies With The Night” on which the album is based.
Secret Sphere and Elvenking Announce Co-Headlining Tour
Two of the most relevant Italian metal bands SECRET SPHERE and ELVENKING will join forces for a Italian co-headlining tour – “The Italian Alliance” in October 2012 accross Italy. Support on the trek will come from TEODASIA.
Lord Volture new video “Minutes to Madness”
Dutch heavy/power metallers LORD VOLTURE have finished filmed a brand new music video “Minutes to Madness”, the song is taken from the album Never Cry Wolf (2011). The Video can be streamed below.
Pure and Unpolished Heavy Metal hailing from The Netherlands.
Unchained – Album Release Announced
French heavy/death metallers UNCHAINED will release their debut album “Oncoming Chaos“, worldwide on September 10, 2012 via M & O MUSIC.
“Oncoming Chaos” is mixed by Damien Rainaudand mastered by Logan Mader (Gojira, Soulfly, Cavalera Conspiracy, W.A.S.P., Devil Driver…) at The Omen Room Studios in Los Angeles. The song “No Scapegoat to Blame” can be streamed below.[youtube id="x0m8vrq-_uo"]
Now the alliance between violent death metal and catchy melodic heavy metal has a name “UNCHAINED“!
1. Infernal Death Machine, 2. No Scapegoat To Blame, 3. Freedom Through Fire, 4.