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Music Review: COAL CHAMBER CD: Rivals


By: Alex Phillips

Label: Napalm

Available: May 19

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My relationship with live heavy metal music began with Coal Chamber, second stage at Ozzfest ’97. The band’s set—raw, naked aggression, fury unlike anything I had ever felt—blew me away. The simple power of the performance left an impression. At the time I had no clue about things like musicianship, arrangements, virtuosity, and other considerations of musical talent and skill. Nor was I aware that Nü-Metal had become a contentious issue among metal fans. On that day of my first metal show, Coal Chamber tore open a gateway through which I would pass, never to go back. Continue reading Music Review: COAL CHAMBER CD: Rivals

KAMELOT Signs to Napalm Records!


Symphonic Metal Masters KAMELOT entered the studio in mid 2014

to begin recording their follow-up to the highly acclaimed chart topping album Silverthorn. The new album will make KAMELOT history as it will be released worldwide ( excl. Asia ) on Napalm Records/Universal and Napalm Records/ADA-Warner as an exclusive licensing deal through the band’s KAMELOT MUSIC LLC this April/May 2015. In support of this highly anticipated release, KAMELOT will hit the road starting in March for select UK shows, followed by a massive North America Tour this Spring, with special guests Dragonforce (UK). Selected Summer Festivals will follow and the band returns to Europe in September/October for their biggest headliner tour to date.

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Grave Digger Reveal New Album Artwork and Relelase Date; Return of the Reaper

“The Return Of the Reaper” is the title of the 17th (!) GRAVE DIGGER album and as mastermind Chris Boltendahl already revealed to NAPALM RECORDS, a strong focus back to the all time classic albums of “Heavy Metal Breakdown (1984), “Witch Hunter (1985) and “The Reaper (1993).

The album cover was created by Gyula (Hjules Illustration and Design) who has been doing all GRAVE DIGGER album artworks since 2004´s “The Last Supper”!

Release Dates
11. July 2014 G/A/S FIN & Benelux
14. June 2014 UK & Rest of Europe
16. June 2014 ESP/SWE/NOR
15. July 2014 USA/CAN

LEAVES’ EYES – ‘Hell To The Heavens’ Video Premiers

via: Bravewords.com

LEAVES’ EYES premier their new video, for ‘Hell To The Heavens’, from their new album Symphonies Of The Night, out next week via Napalm Records. Continue reading LEAVES’ EYES – ‘Hell To The Heavens’ Video Premiers

POWERWOLF: Audio Samples Of Entire ‘Preachers Of The Night’ Album

Audio samples of all the tracks that will appear on “Preachers Of The Night”, the fifth album from multinational metallers POWERWOLF, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The CD will be released on July 19 via Napalm Records. Continue reading POWERWOLF: Audio Samples Of Entire ‘Preachers Of The Night’ Album