Tag Archives: Power Metal

Video Interview: BloodBound Metal Fest 2014: Loreley, Germany

BloodBound

TJ Fowler of SkullBanger Media has released a video interview with Frederick and Tomas of Swedish Power Metal Act BloodBound at Metal Fest 2014, Loreley, Germany. Originally posted at http://skullbanger.net/2014/06/22/video-interview-bloodbound-metal-fest-2014-loreley-germany/ Please upgrade your browser

Metal Review: Battleroar: Blood of Legends (2014)

Battleroar Blood of Legends

Greek power metal outfit Battleroar is back after a six year drought with their fourth album, “Blood of Legends.” The guitar licks are sharp and Gerrit Mutz’s vocals are a nice addition to the band on his first effort. With 10 songs and 60 minutes of metal, “Blood of Legends” comes off as their best

Iced Earth Debuts Another New Song

Iced Earth

Iced Earth are streaming another song from their new album. This one is entitled Among the Living Dead and you can hear it through the video available below. Stu sounds like he is coming into his own with Iced Earth on this one. He has such a great, dynamic voice that I would love to

Metal Review: Satan’s Host: Virgin Sails (2013)

Satan's Host Virgin Sails

Colorado metal band Satan’s Host is back with their 11th studio album, “Virgin Sails,” and you know that means that something satanic this way comes. Issued November 19, 2013 on Moribund Cult Records, “Virgin Sails” is the follow-up to “Celebration For the Love of Satan,” which contained re-recorded versions of songs spanning the band’s long

HammerFall Announce New Album August 2014

HammerFall

Power metal veterans HammerFall took a break in 2013 to come back stronger than ever in 2014. They have just announced that their yet untitled next studio album will be released in 2014. This new album will mark a return to Fredrik Nordström, who worked with the band in their early days. Andreas Marschall, responsible

Iced Earth Announce North American Headlining Tour Dates

Iced Earth Announce North American Headlining Tour Dates

Iced Earth has confirmed an extensive 6-week run over North America for April/May, 2014 with direct support from Swedish warriors Sabaton and Dutch metal band ReVamp. Iced Earth will be touring in support of their highly anticipated forthcoming album, “Plagues of Babylon,” to be released on January 6, 2014 via Century Media Records. The band

Metal Review: Mystic Prophecy: Killhammer (2013)

Mystic Prophecy Killhammer

Germany’s power metal outfit Mystic Prophecy has released their eighth full-length release, “Killhammer.” When they release an album, you can be certain that it will have plenty of thrash metal riffs splattered within. After all, Germany knows a little something about thrash. I will first get my nitpicking out of the way. Mystic Prophecy has

Iced Earth Unleash Awesome Album Cover Art For Plagues of Babylon

Iced Earth Plagues of Babylon

Iced Earth has always had some pretty awesome cover art for their albums and their latest cover for “Plagues of Babylon” is no different. Check it out to the side and admire its beauty. The cover was painted by Eliran Kantor. Plagues of Babylon Track Listing: 01. Plagues of Babylon 02. Democide 03. The Culling

Iced Earth Finishes Recording New Album Plagues of Babylon

Iced Earth has finished work on their new album, “Plagues of Babylon,” which follows “Dystopia.” The band comments: “Metal Heads! We have completed recording, mixing, and mastering for the new album ‘Plagues of Babylon.’ It’s been a long summer, but a very productive one. I am very proud of my band mates! Everyone kicked ass,

Metal Review: Queensryche | Queensryche (2013)

After 30 years (some good – some bad) with Geoff Tate, the four remaining members of Queensryche tossed Tate out of the band citing a myriad of problem with their former bandmate. One of the main publically announced issues with Tate was what the band had become in the last 15 years. From the release