Swedish heavy metal heroes Sabaton will release their ninth full length album “The Great War” through Nuclear Blast Records this friday, July 19th. The fifth and final album trailer has now been released, in which they provide details about the different formats in which the album will be available.
Dutch Metal titans Epica are celebrating the 10th anniversary of their milestone album “Design Your Universe”. To mark this special occasion, Epica will be re-releasing this fan-favorite album as a Gold Edition on October 4th through Nuclear Blast.
Finnish melodic death metal masters Insomnium will release their new album “Heart Like A Grave” on October 4th, 2019, via Century Media Records. Consisting of ten songs and over an hour of music “Heart Like A Grave” evolved to be an epic tour de force of Finnish melancholy.
Icelandic post-metal act Sólstafir have announced a Stockholm concert in December. This will be an exclusive gig to celebrate the 10th anniversary of their third album “Köld”. The album will be performed in full.
„Recordead Live – Sextourcism In Z7“ is a precious treasure chest that does not only feature the whole show of last year’s evening at Z7 but also includes exclusive bonus material like music clips and an extensive documentary.
This autumn marks the 30th anniversary of the Treat album “Organized Crime”. This will be celebrated through an unforgettable evening at home in Stockholm, on October 26 at Fryshuset Klubben.
The fourth album trailer has now been released, in which they discuss the importance of putting their music into context and why Verdun plays a key role in “The Great War”.
The US band Edge of Paradise will be the opening act along with the melodic Finnish band Temple of Balls.
Hansi Kürsch comments: “The cover artwork by Gyula Havancsák just perfectly fits our upcoming project and I think it’s a true masterpiece. Gulya’s love for details is incredible and his ability to see behind complex stories and reproduce them in art is amazing.”
The Italian metal icons has now announced that their new album “Black Anima” will be released on October 11th. Lacuna Coil will also be playing some more festival shows in summer and will be on extended European tour together with Swiss Folk Metal band Eluveitie and their friends in Infected Rain.
Blue Öyster Cult signs with Frontiers. Studio album, live albums and re-issues to follow. Live dates announced!
“The current band is GREAT and has never been recorded other than the live concerts, so we feel now is the time for new songs to be written and recorded. About half of the songs for the new record exist and the rest will be finished during the process,” adds Buck Dharma. A new studio album is expected to be released from the band in 2020. Fans can also expect to see remastered reissues.
Legendary long-time Motörhead guitarist Phil Campbell is currently laying down finishing touches to his first-ever solo record, “Old Lions Still Roar”. The album will include performances by rock heavyweights like Alice Cooper, Dee Snider and Rob Halford among others and is set to be released later this year via Nuclear Blast Records.
French metal core act Betraying The Martyrs have announced two Swedish concerts in October. The supporting acts on these shows will be Underside from Nepal and Shrezzers from Russia. Tickets are available now.
As previously reported here at Stargazed Magazine, symphonic metal act Visions Of Atlantis will perform on the Sabaton Open Air Festival this year. The band now announce they will release their seventh album titled “Wanderers” on August 30th via Napalm Records.
2019 marks the 30th anniversary of The Cult’s classic album “Sonic Temple”. To celebrate the anniversary, Beggars Arkive will release “The Cult: Sonic Temple 30” on September 13th. It will be released as a deluxe box set and a 5-CD set, and also a reissue of “Sonic Temple” on double-LP, which has been out of print for over 20 years.
Following the success of the Pumpkins United World Tour Helloween have announced they will release a live album and a DVD/Blu-ray, “United Alive”, from this tour. On October 4th we can transport ourselves to the tour anytime, and dive into every detail with hellish tracking shots, breathless close-ups, and intimate interviews.