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ACCEPT – announce new studio-album »Blind Rage«

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Hardly any other band has influenced the Heavy Metal genre as much as German legends ACCEPT! Classics albums such as »Restless And Wild« (1982), »Balls To The Wall« (1983) and »Metal Heart« (1985), have inspired generations of new bands, and this has continued since their reunion in 2009. Both »Blood Of The Nations« (2010) and »Stalingrad« (2012) entered the charts globally ( #6 in Germany, #81 in the USA) and underline the premiere league status ACCEPT still have today. Continue reading ACCEPT – announce new studio-album »Blind Rage«

HELLOWEEN – back home again; new contract with Nuclear Blast

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Germany’s HELLOWEEN have been one of the most influential and internationally most successful acts of the global Heavy Metal scene and this year the Hamburg-based quintet, founded in 1984, celebrates their 30th anniversary. Their latest studio album »Straight Out Of Hell«, charted at a sensational #4, their highest German chart entry to date, holding this position for five long weeks. Additionally they made another five top ten entries in Europe and also cracked the US Billboard Charts.

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Music Review: Grand Magus CD: Triumph and Power

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Label: Nuclear Blast Records

Available: NOW

Official Websites:

www.grandmagus.com

www.facebook.com/grandmagusofficial

www.nuclearblast.de/grandmagus

 

Ever wonder what Manowar would sound like if they were a doom metal band or what a doom metal band would sound like if they sung about power metal type topics?  Well look no further than Grand Magus’s ‘Triumph and Power’.  Is this a recipe for disaster and laughter or does it offer a call to arms that will raise a new legion of metal warriors to the Grand Magus metal banner? Continue reading Music Review: Grand Magus CD: Triumph and Power

Music Review: Chrome Division CD: Infernal Rock Eternal

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Available: Now

Label: Nuclear Blast Records

Official Websites:

www.facebook.com/chromedivision

www.nuclearblast.de/chromedivision

 

Well it’s good to see bands that still try to capture the old style of rock and roll that seems to have gotten lost after the 1970’s and early 80’s.  Chrome Division seems to try and recapture the essences of those rock bands while also giving themselves a modern type of image and sound.  For the most part Chrome Division does a good job in crafting some good, fun rock tunes that are enjoyable to listen to but there are also some bumps along the way. Continue reading Music Review: Chrome Division CD: Infernal Rock Eternal

LOST SOCIETY – Unveil Cover Art for “Terror Hungry”

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LOST SOCIETY, one of the most promising Finnish newcomer bands of our times, have just released the cover artwork for their upcoming album “Terror Hungry”.

The artwork for the band’s new album was created by Jan Meininghaus (BOLT THROWER, SICK OF IT ALL, UDO, HOLY MOSES, DEBAUCHERY…). Continue reading LOST SOCIETY – Unveil Cover Art for “Terror Hungry”