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BILLY IDOL’S VITAL IDOL IS REVITALIZED!

Billy Idol ’s 1980’s remix collection, Vital Idol , gets a modern-day upgrade with Vital Idol: Revitalized , OUT NOW on CD and digital through Virgin EMI/UMC on a 2LP 180-gram black vinyl in addition to a limited edition, colour variant will follow on 16th November.

More than 30 years after his groundbreaking Vital Idol compilation cemented the vibrancy of the dance-rock remix genre in the second half of the 1980’s, Idol’s Revitalized collection features 11 brand-new remixes of his most classic and enduring hits.

Lending their hands to the Revitalized proceedings are electronic dance luminaries Moby , Paul Oakenfold and The Crystal Method as well as current innovators including Tropkillaz , Shiba San , Juan Maclean , CRAY and RAC , who’s remix of “ Dancing With Myself ” debuts to...

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NAPALM RECORDS – 25 YEARS OF ROCK AND METAL! HAPPY BIRTHDAY!

What an anniversary! After uncountable releases, TOP 1 chart entries in the internation album charts as well as an gold award, it’s time to celebrate 25 years of rock and metal! Or to put it in other words, “Heavy Birthday”!

Napalm Records was founded 25 years ago by Markus Riedler in Eisenerz (Austria) and is one of the leading international labels in rock and metal! With offices in New York and Berlin, as well as an international network of A&R consultants and local promoters, the label is firmly anchored in the scene. For a quarter of a century Napalm Records has combined tradition with modernity in its work and is known for always discovering young artists, promoting new trends and accompanying artists in the long term.

The renowned Napalm Records roster includes international artists ...

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SAXON REISSUE THE CLASSIC LIVE ALBUM ‘THE EAGLE HAS LANDED’ ON 19th OCTOBER 2018!

Saxon, over the decades, have gone from being pioneers of the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal to becoming one of the most successful UK rock acts of all time. The truth, though, is that Saxon have always transcended trends and eras.

From 1979’s ‘Saxon’ album to new album ‘Thunderbolt’, the band have enjoyed considerable success. Five Top 40 albums in the UK, with four Top 20 singles. And they were similarly successful in other parts of the world as well. It’s no wonder their influence spread across the globe and played a crucial role in the way we look at hard rock and heavy metal today.

THE EAGLE HAS LANDED (LIVE)

Originally released in May 1982, ‘The Eagle Has Landed’ was Saxon’s first live album to be recorded and also the first album to feature long-standing drummer, Nigel Gl...

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OUT NOW – Saxon Classic Albums Innocence is No Excuse, Rock The Nations and Destiny!

REISSUE THREE CLASSIC ALBUMS ON 10th August 2018
BMG ARE PROUD TO ANNOUNCE DELUXE REISSUES OF ‘INNOCENCE IS NO EXCUSE’,
‘ROCK THE NATIONS AND ‘DESTINY’ ON DELUXE COLOUR/SPLATTER VINYL & CD MEDIABOOK.
Saxon, over the decades, have gone from being pioneers of the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal to becoming one of the most successful UK rock acts of all time. The truth, though, is that Saxon have always transcended trends and eras. From 1979’s ‘Saxon’ album to new album ‘Thunderbolt’, the band have enjoyed considerable success. Five Top 40 albums in the UK, with four Top 20 singles. And they were similarly successful in other parts of the world as well. It’s no wonder their influence spread across the globe and played a crucial role in the way we look at hard rock and heavy ...
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DEE SNIDER – Storms Worldwide Charts with For The Love Of Metal!

Dee Snider’s For The Love Of Metal, released on July 27 via Napalm Records, garnered high chart positions worldwide!  
Dee, his team and the Napalm Records crew are very excited to announce the following chart positions:
 
USA
#1 Top New Artist Albums 
#2 Top Hard Music Albums (2nd to Halestorm) 
#3 Record Label Independent Current Albums 
#8 Top Current Rock Albums 
#13 Top Internet 
#20 Top Current Albums 
#22 Top Albums By Strata 
#26 Overall Digital Albums  

Canada
#9 Top Hard Music Albums 
#42 Top Current Albums 
#53 Top Albums  

UK
#12 Metal 
#32 Independent  

Germany
#26  

Switzerland
#16  

Austria
#65

The album was produced by Hatebreed vocalist Jamey Jasta and features contributions from Howard Jones (ex-Killswitch Engage), Mark Morton (Lamb Of God), Al...

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