Traditional Metal

Powerwolf postpone European Headlining Tour 2021 to November and December 2022

In 2021, the high priests of heavy metal - Powerwolf - have continued their impressive incomparable story! With their latest successful and critically acclaimed studio album “Call of the Wild”, they make history once again. The single “Dancing with the Dead” reached gold status only a few days after release and the studio album is crowned by streams in double figured millions.

Armored Saint to release new CD/DVD “Symbol of Salvation Live” on October 22nd 2021

On October 22nd, 2021, Armored Saint will release a new CD/DVD, “Symbol of Salvation Live”, via Metal Blade Records, to celebrate the seminal album’s 30th anniversary.

For a first preview of “Symbol of Salvation Live”, a live video for the title track can be viewed below.

Pre-order the CD/DVD, here, in the following formats:

• digipak-CD/DVD
• 180g black vinyl (EU exclusive)

Beast In Black to release new studio album “Dark Connection” on October 29th 2021

The future has begun: Today, heavy metal heroes Beast In Black start into a new shimmering metallic era of their bright future. The band announces their new album “Dark Connection” and reveals the cover artwork for this fantastic masterpiece, catapulting the listener into the exciting world of cyberpunk. “Dark Connection” marks the third album of the international high-flyers and will be released on October 29th, 2021, via Nuclear Blast Records.

The Grandmaster to release debut album “Skywards” on October 15th 2021

Frontiers Music Srl is pleased to announce the upcoming release of The Grandmaster’s debut album, “Skywards” on October 15th, 2021. The Grandmaster sees the pairing of legendary metal guitarist Jens Ludwig (Edguy) together with renowned metal vocalist Nando Fernandes (Sinistra, Brother Against Brother) for the creation of a stunning melodic metal masterpiece. 

Running Wild to release new studio album “Blood on Blood” on October 29th 2021

There are plenty of reasons why Rock ‘n’ Rolf Kasparek is so happy with “Blood on Blood”. Says Rolf: “We all know the difficulties the cultural sector was faced with during the lockdown. On the other hand, it also gave me and many other artists some extra time since most releases had to be postponed. I used that time to fine-tune every little detail of my new material. The result is an album that in my opinion is probably the best in Running Wild’s career to date.

Kryptos to release new studio album “Force of Danger” on October 1st 2021

Kryptos was formed in 1998 in Bangalore, India and have long been considered as one of the spearheads of the Indian heavy metal revolution. With five critically acclaimed albums under their belt, they have supported some of metal’s biggest names like Iron Maiden, Testament, Kreator, Exodus, Death Angel and many more, earning themselves a reputation as a fiery and exciting live act.

Boneyard to release debut album “Oathbreaker” on August 27th 2021

Edmonton, Canada female-fronted hard rock/ heavy metal band Boneyard have signed with Wormholedeath a licensing deal for their debut album “Oathbreaker”, due for digital release on August 27th, 2021.

Band statement:
“The band is thrilled to announce that Italy’s WormHoleDeath Records will be releasing "Oathbreaker" worldwide, including a special pressing in Japan. We look forward to working with Carlo and his team. Stay tuned for more details and the release of a brand new lyric video”.

Perpetual Etude to release debut album “Now is the Time” on October 15th 2021

Perpetual Etude joins Black Lodge Records, releasing their debut album “Now is the Time” on October 15th, 2021. Packed with blazing guitar and keyboard solos, fast and heavy riffing and very melodic vocals, this is definitely something you don’t want to miss out on.

Portrait to release new studio album “At One with None” on September 3rd 2021

On September 3rd, 2021, Portrait will release their new album, “At One with None”, via Metal Blade Records.

Watch the video for the new single “Phantom Fathomer” below.

Click here to “At One with None” in the following formats:

• jewelcase-CD
• deluxe box set (hardcover box, white vinyl, exclusive 7", back patch, art print, hand-signed photo card - limited to 500 copies)