Los Angeles symphonic melodeath eulogists Our Dying World write a vicious obituary with their new album, Hymns of Blinding Darkness.
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Seven years after the release of their last album Eternal, Stratovarius once more prove their status as Symphonic Metal flagship and come back with a big bang.  Not only musically the band is once more at the pulse of time – The environment and humanity’s future have always been an important and reoccurring theme in […] …Continue Reading

The day has finally come for German symphonic metal icons XANDRIA to dive into a new adventure and prepare for the next promising chapter in the band’s history. After entering the German album charts at #17 with Theater Of Dimensions in 2017, XANDRIA mark a steadfast return today with more exciting facets than ever on their new single, appropriately entitled Reborn. […] …Continue Reading

Untamed as the seven seas, VISIONS OF ATLANTIS are set to release their anticipated and most honest studio album to date, Pirates, this Friday,May 13, via Napalm Records. Today, the band has released the majestic and energetic third single Master The Hurricane together with a stunning official video showing the international band in top shape once again. The new single […] …Continue Reading

Symphonic metal masters AFTER FOREVER are soon approaching the 15th anniversary of their self-titled swansong album After Forever (2007) and to celebrate this anniversary, the band will release a special re-issue of the album – completely re-mastered by Darius van Helfteren and featuring two rare Japanese bonus tracks. The first is the beautiful piano ballad Lonely and the other a catchy progressive symphonic […] …Continue Reading

Symphonic metal masters, LEAVES‘ EYES, have dug deep into their treasury and brought out a real song jewel. As a special gift and surprise, today they present an acoustic version of the band’s classic and 2015-album title track King Of Kings which was originally recorded with former vocalist Liv Kristine. LEAVES‘ EYES decided to start an upcoming […] …Continue Reading

Battle Beast have ventured outside of their comfort zone for their latest album, Circus Of Doom, more so than ever before. With an underlying theme that ties in with the title – but not conceptually based – Battle Beast have created an epic rollercoaster of an album that sweeps you up in a carnival like […] …Continue Reading

Fall of Stasis hails from Montreal, Canada and they are releasing their first full-length on February 25 entitled The Chronophagist. The ten pounding tracks contained within showcase the wide range of influences behind the six musicians, culminating in brutal symphonic music that coasts between the black metal and prog realms and is as unpredictable as […] …Continue Reading

Brisbane Symphonic Metal Powerhouse Seraphic recently released their monstrous new single Insidious. In honour of their new release, they are back with an Official Music Video accompanying the relentless riffage for their visceral soundscapes.  Representing a bold and assertive new direction, Seraphic are taking no prisoners with this high-octane sonic kaleidoscope of blistering guitars, soaring […] …Continue Reading

November 26, 2021 will see symphonic power metal kings Rhapsody Of Fire release their 13th studio album, Glory For Salvation, via powerhouse label AFM Records.  In support of their upcoming magnum opus, today the band has unleashed a fourth single alongside a breathtaking video clip for Chains Of Destiny. On Glory For Salvation, thirteen heavy and powerful tracks will […] …Continue Reading