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AVENGER Classics “Blood Sports” And “Killer Elite” To Be Reissued ON DISSONANCE PRODUCTIONS May 18, 2018!

Metal, classic metal, thrash metal… NWOBHM! These are the defining genres that best describe AVENGER.

Not a random stab at a description, but an archive of metal styles the band have molded themselves to and related to since their NWOBHM founding over three decades ago, by three members of the cult band BLITZKRIEG.

During this time, AVENGER honed their playing skills and built up a worldwide fan base, enjoying rapturous receptions at festivals and concerts from the Eastern seaboard of America, to the metal-hungry fanatics of Europe and down to the tropics of Latin America.

From the word go, AVENGER always had this mission statement: get out and put on as intense and as professional show as possible.

No wonder that AVENGER became one of the most respected British heavy metal bands, and th...

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CAELESTIA Release ‘Initium Vitae Et Mortis’ Lyric Video!

Greek Symphonic Extreme Metal band, CAELESTIA, have released a new lyric video for the song ‘Initium Vitae Et Mortis‘. The track is taken from the new album ‘Thanatopsis‘, released on December 8th via EMP Label Group/SPV.

The album was mixed and mastered at Fredman Studios (Gothenburg, Sweden) by Fredrik Nordström(Dream Evil). The lyric video was made by HK Visual Creations (Haris Kountouris).

CAELESTIA is:
Dimitra Talamantes Vintsou – Vocals
Nikos Palivos – Vocals
Vassilis Thomas – Guitars
Socratis Panagouleas – Drums
Stelios Varotsakis – Bass
Vangelis Evangelou – Guitars

CAELESTIA is a Greek metal band, initially formed in April 2012 by singer/songwriter Dimitra Vintsou and bassist/composer Nikos Palivos.

Like in the first album, there were appearances of renowned ...

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VOLSTER feat. Ex-Members of Masquerade Signs With ROAR! Rock Of Angels Records, New album ‘Perfect Storm’ Video Teaser Posted!

Swedish Melodic Hard Rock Band, VOLSTER feat. ex-members of Masquerade and House Of Heavy, have signed with European label ROAR! Rock Of Angels Records.

VOLSTERS’s debut album “Perfect Storm“, includes 12 tracks and is produced by VOLSTER, co-produced/mixed by Max Norman (Ozzy Osbourne, Lynch Mob, Armored Saint, Lizzy Borden, Megadeth, Y&T) and mastered by Thomas “Plec” Johansson (Soilwork, Onslaught, Armageddon, Degradead, Dynazty) at The Panic Room Mastering.

Henrik Lundberg says: “Brought up with music from the 70th and 80th the roots are deep. So it’s no surprise our music is built from these glorious decades even if we also involve more modern flavors.

The main ingredient is the melody, what else makes a great song other than great vocals and interesting riffs of course...

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VICTORIUS Release ‘Lazer Tooth Tiger’ Lyric Video!

VICTORIUS recently announce that they’ll release a new EP, entitled “Dinosaur Warfare – Legend Of The Power Saurus”, on January 26, 2018 via Massacre Records.

The power metal outfit now revealed the lyric video for the single “Lazer Tooth Tiger” – realized by Blacksheep Media. 

All of VICTORIUS’ trademarks – like a catchy and varied songwriting, the unique voice of frontman David Baßin and a plethora of up-tempo power metal smashers – are featured on the upcoming EP! With guitars delivering melodies galore, and the drums and bass hitting the pedal to the metal from the very first until the last minute, you’ll really enjoy the new release.

“Dinosaur Warfare – Legend Of The Power Saurus” was produced and mixed by Lars Rettkowitz at KR Music Studio, and mastered by Ronny Milianowicz at Stud...

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Cold Blooded Sapphire – ‘I Am Sapphire’ – New Album!

The debut release from Cold Blooded Sapphire featuring Johnny Lee Middleton (Savatage/Trans-Siberian Orchestra) on bass, and newcomer Eliana Blanchard on vocals. It’s a concept album tracing the steps of Sapphire through her dark existence. The heartache, passion, and triumph true to the female hard rock perspective.

Track suggestions:
I Am Sapphire
Girl Without a Face
Queen of Everything

Cold Blooded Sapphire is a new hard rock band featuring Eliana Blanchard, Mark Matthews, Johnny Lee Middleton, Danny Elliott, TV Marcus, & Michael Gaudreau. With a combination of seasoned rock veterans and young, fresh talent, Cold Blooded Sapphire explores a distinctive sonic landscape of metal, hard rock, and theatre of the mind lyricism.

Mark Matthews came up with the concept of Sapphire six or seven...

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