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KISS - Announces Final Tour

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 14:02

Another farewell tour is coming. This time, it's <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=449&bandname=KISS>KISS</a> who are bidding farewell to their fans. After an epic and storied 45 year career that launched an era of rock n roll legends, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=449&bandname=KISS>KISS</a> announced exclusively on NBC's America's Got Talent that they are hanging up their 9-inch tall touring boots in style on the multi-year End of the Road Tour. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34313>Read more...</a>

Virgin Steele - To Release 35th Anniversary Box Set With Three New Albums

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 13:51

Metal legends <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=5&bandname=Virgin+Steele>Virgin Steele</a> just announced that they will release <i>Seven Devils Moonshine</i> on November 23rd, 2018. It's a special 5 CD box-set (a total of 88 songs) for their 35th anniversary where 3 CDs contain totally new songs and new versions. The package will also include a sticker and a 24 page booklet with new lyrics and photos by David DeFeis. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34305>Read more...</a>

Faanefjell - Releasing New Album

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 13:33

Norwegian black folk metal worshipers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=5783&bandname=Faanefjell>Faanefjell</a> will soon release a new opus called <i>Dovrefall</i>. It is due out on the 9th of November 2018 via Mighty Music and follows their debut and so far the only full length album, <i>Trollmarsj</i>, released back in 2010. The band is yet to release any new songs for streaming. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34303>Read more...</a>

Saxon - Unleash &#039;Predator&#039; Video

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 12:31

With no signs of letting up, heavy metal veterans <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=295&bandname=Saxon>Saxon</a> continue with the release earlier this year of their latest album, <i>Thunderbolt</i>, and an ongoing world tour that's going from strength to strength. The band is currently touring Europe and just unleashed a video for the track "Predator", featuring Johan Hegg from <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=25&bandname=Amon+Amarth>Amon Amarth</a>, available below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34312>Read more...</a>

The Monolith Deathcult - Lyric Video Unveiled

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 12:11

Dutch industrial/death metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=3041&bandname=The+Monolith+Deathcult>The Monolith Deathcult</a> will release on November 30th through Human Detonator Records the second part of the V-trilogy, <i>Vergelding</i>, which picks up where the first in the series, <i>Versvs</i>, left off. It deals with the aftermath of the events that formed the theme of <i>Versvs</i>. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34311>Read more...</a>

Dream Child - Launch New Video

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 10:39

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=10218&bandname=Dream+Child>Dream Child</a> is a new heavy metal band, featuring 80's metal warriors, guitarist Craig Goldy (ex-<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=88&bandname=Dio>Dio</a>), guitaris/keyboardist Wayne Findlay (ex-<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4617&bandname=Michael+Schenker+Fest>Michael Schenker Fest</a>), drummer Simon Wright (ex-<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=334&bandname=AC%2FDC>AC/DC</a>, ex-<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=88&bandname=Dio>Dio</a>), bassist Rudy Sarzo (ex-<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4210&bandname=Quiet+Riot>Quiet Riot</a>, ex-<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=88&bandname=Dio>Dio</a>, ex-<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=604&bandname=Whitesnake>Whitesnake</a>) and vocalist Diego Valdez. The group released their debut album, <i>Until Death Do We Meet Again</i>, on 14th September via Frontiers Music Srl. They now premiere also a brand new official video for the track "Midnight Song". <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34309>Read more...</a>

Décembre Noir - New Album Details Unveiled

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 10:10

German doomsters <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8449&bandname=D%26eacute%3Bcembre+Noir>Décembre Noir</a> will be releasing their third studio album, entitled <i>Autumn Kings</i>, on November 9th through Lifeforce Records. The band also revealed a full tracklist and cover artwork of the album as well as the 4-minute long album teaser, now available for streaming. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34310>Read more...</a>

Exciter - Guitarist John Ricci Leaves The Band

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 09:50

Canadian speed/thrash metal pioneers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=1097&bandname=Exciter>Exciter</a>, whose original lineup reunited in 2015, have announced that guitarist John Ricci has left the band for the second time due to certain professional and personal differences. Full statement of bassist Allan James Johnson can be read below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34307>Read more...</a>

My Dying Bride - Release Statement About Cancelled Shows, New Album Almost Complete

from: Metal Storm, on: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 13:51

The last time we've heard of <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=174&bandname=My+Dying+Bride>My Dying Bride</a>, <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=32472">the band had cancelled several concerts last year and fans were worried about the future of the band</a>. The doom metal band's singer and lyricist Aaron Stainthorpe has now released a statement revealing that his five-year-old daughter was diagnosed with cancer. The good news is that she is now clear after all the treatments. The frontman also confirmed that the follow-up to <i>Feel The Misery</i> (2015) is almost complete. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34304>Read more...</a>

Tribulation - Debut New Video

from: Metal Storm, on: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 13:32

Swedish dark metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=3949&bandname=Tribulation>Tribulation</a> have <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34295">announced a co-headline tour</a> with <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=10217&bandname=Gaahls+Wyrd>Gaahls Wyrd</a>. There is also a brand-new video to the song "Nightbound", taken from the band's highly praised album, <i>Down Below</i>, released in January. Check out the dark and haunting clip here. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34299>Read more...</a>

Ministry - Unveil &#039;AmeriKKKa&#039; Visualizer

from: Metal Storm, on: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 13:26

After several headlining tours of North America with the likes of such acts as <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8985&bandname=Chelsea+Wolfe>Chelsea Wolfe</a> and <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=10095&bandname=Death+Grips>Death Grips</a>, industrial group <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=202&bandname=Ministry>Ministry</a> will continue to support their 2018 critically acclaimed album, <i>AmeriKKKant</i>, with a full U.S. tour this November/December. Joining the American industrial juggernaut are Carpenter Brut. Today, the band has released a visualizer for the track "AmeriKKKa" in anticipation of that tour. Enjoy it below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34298>Read more...</a>

Benighted - Release Another New Track

from: Metal Storm, on: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 13:21

French extreme metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=963&bandname=Benighted>Benighted</a> are proud to reveal the second crushing new track from their forthcoming EP, <i>Dogs Always Bite Harder Than Their Master</i>, to be out on October 12th via Season Of Mist. This new track also feature guest performance of vocalists Sven de Caluwé (<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=357&bandname=Aborted>Aborted</a>) and Nikita Kamprad (<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4912&bandname=Der+Weg+Einer+Freiheit>Der Weg Einer Freiheit</a>). <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34297>Read more...</a>

Bloodstock Open Air 2019 - First Headliner Confirmed

from: Metal Storm, on: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 12:13

The organisers of Britain's <a href="/events/event.php?event_id=152505">Bloodstock Open Air</a> festival has confirmed the first headliner for next year's edition of the event. Swedish power metal outfit <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=1362&bandname=Sabaton>Sabaton</a> will cap off the main stage on Friday and have posted a video online promising a full headline show in what will be their only performance in the United Kingdom in 2019. More band confirmations to follow soon. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34296>Read more...</a>

Gaahls Wyrd - Sign With Season Of Mist, New Album Coming In 2019

from: Metal Storm, on: Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 15:48

Norwegian black metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=10217&bandname=Gaahls+Wyrd>Gaahls Wyrd</a>, formed and fronted by legendary vocalist Gaahl, are stoked to announce that they have signed a new record deal with Season Of Mist. Over the past months, the band have recorded their debut album in the Solslottet Studio with producer Iver Sandøy (<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=97&bandname=Enslaved>Enslaved</a>). The record is set for release in early 2019. Furthermore, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=10217&bandname=Gaahls+Wyrd>Gaahls Wyrd</a> have also confirmed European co-headlining tour with <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=3949&bandname=Tribulation>Tribulation</a> and <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=9613&bandname=Uada>Uada</a> as an opening act. All dates can be found below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34295>Read more...</a>

All That Remains - New Song Available Online

from: Metal Storm, on: Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 13:48

After releasing the album <i>Madness</i> last year, metalcore outfit <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=3388&bandname=All+That+Remains>All That Remains</a> is already preparing to release new material and, in fact, they have already made available a brand new single. Check out the song "Fuck Love" below and you can expect the new album to drop sometime next year. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34294>Read more...</a>