Tagged Metal Blade Records

AMON AMARTH: Final Segment 3 Of Mini Documentary Revealed

The final segment of Amon Amarth’s’ Forging Mjölnir mini documentary premieres this week! The intimate three-part account comes in celebration of their forthcoming new studio offering, ‘Deceiver of the Gods’, set for worldwide release later this month. Directed by Luke Daley , the striking black and white film offers candid commentary with each member on a…

WHITECHAPEL The I, Dementia Video

Whitechapel’s debut full-length album, The Somatic Defilement, is the album that firmly planted the band on an upward trajectory that has carried the band to the upper echelons of modern death metal. The band has taken The Somatic Defilement and placed it in the capable hands of Audiohammer Studios producer Mark Lewis for a complete…

RAVEN BLACK NIGHT Barbarian Winter

It was late 1999 when Jim Petkoff,  [guitar/vox], and Rino Amoriono,  [guitar], met over a cold beer in Adelaide, South Australia: the city of churches and where AC/DC found Bon Scott. This would mark the beginning of Raven Black Night’s campaign to bring their traditional metal sound to a worldwide audience. After deciding to form…

WHITECHAPEL is iTunes UK best Metal Album of 2012

Whitechapel, the 6 piece death metal outfit from Knoxville, Tennessee. Formed in 2006,  have produced iTunes UK best Metal Album of 2012. Whitechapel (the band’s self-titled fourth album) is one of the most well received releases of the summer, with critical acclaim and high praise from some of the most respected music outlet including The New…

THE OCEAN to release new album in April 2013

Berlin’s legendary epic heavy-metal collective The Ocean will release a new album on April 29 2013 in the UK on Metal Blade Records, the follow-up to the critically acclaimed Heliocentric and Anthropocentric albums (2010). To support the release, THE OCEAN will embark on a 3 weeks European tour with CULT OF LUNA in April and…

KING DIAMOND Signs Worldwide Deal With Metal Blade

Metal Blade Records is has just announced that Grammy Award nominated KING DIAMOND has signed a new 3 album worldwide record deal with the label. “This is gonna be awesome! Another perfect piece of the puzzle. We have the full backup of Metal Blade, and there’s an understanding between us that goes much, much deeper…

POWERWOLF: Album Update

Dark German/Romanian power metal band Powerwolf have issued an update with regard to their upcoming studio album: “It´s been mysteriously silent in the wolves´camp during the last few months. The reason for that is the best possible one: We have been more than busy writing the follow up album to ‘Blood of the Saints’. And after five intense…

SHAI HULUD Release New album Teaser

  SHAI HULUD will be releasing their new album, Reach Beyond the Sun, on February 18th, 2013. New music and pre-orders will be available on December 10th, but for now, fans can sample a portion of a new track in a teaser video on the band’s official youtube channel – youtube.com/shaihuludtv. Reach Beyond the Sun, the fourth entry…

NIGHTFALL post cover artwork for Cassiopeia

‘Cassiopeia’ to be released 21st of January, 2013 Greek symphonic metallers NIGHTFALL have launched a landing page featuring the artwork and a new song off their upcoming new album Cassiopeia! Please surf over to http://www.metalblade.com/nightfall/ to check out the pre-order possibilities and the lyric video for Oberon & Titania! Singer Efthimis Karadimas regarding the concept of Cassiopeia: “Cassiopeia has a specific thesis and…