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STRYPER: New Album Release Date Announced

Christian hard rockers STRYPER will release their new studio album, "No More Hell To Pay", on November 1 via Frontiers Records. "No More Hell To Pay" will include STRYPER's cover version of "Jesus Is Just Alright", a gospel song written by Arthur Reid Reynolds. STRYPER guitarist/vocalist Michael Sweet said, "It rivals our cover of EARTH, ...

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RITCHIE BLACKMORE: 'The People That Talk The Most Say Nothing'

Prime Time's Alexandra Obmanets sat down with BLACKMORE'S NIGHT, the renaissance-inspired rock band formed by Ritchie Blackmore and his wife Candice Night, ahead of their June 18 concert in Moscow, Russia to talk about music, romance, and importance of gazing out the window. Check out the report below. BLACKMORE'S NIGHT's new album, "Dancer And The ...

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A STORM OF LIGHT Unveils New Album Details

New York metal alchemists A STORM OF LIGHT will unleash their long-anticipated new studio offering on September 17 via Southern Lord Recordings. Entitled "Nations To Flames", the 11-track follow-up to the band's critically lauded 2011 opus "As The Valley Of Death Becomes Us, Our Silver Memories Fade" was recorded with Travis Kammeyer (OCOAI, GENERATION OF ...

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STRYPER To Film Two New Videos In August

Christian hard rockers STRYPER will film two new videos and an EPK (Electronic Press Kit) in August in support of their forthcoming studio album, "No More Hell To Pay", which is due this fall via Frontiers Records. The band's last three videos were shot and released in 1990 and 1991 when the band was promoting ...

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BLACKMORE'S NIGHT: 'Dancer And The Moon' Video Released

"Dancer And The Moon", the new video from BLACKMORE'S NIGHT, the renaissance-inspired rock band formed by Ritchie Blackmore and his wife Candice Night, can be seen below. The song is the title track of BLACKMORE'S NIGHT's new album, which was released on June 11 in North America and June 14 in Europe in regular CD ...

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JORN: 'Cancer Demon' Video Released

"Cancer Demon", the new video from the Norwegian hard rock singer Jorn Lande, can be seen below. The song comes off his new album, "Traveller", which landed at position No. 12 on the official chart in Norway. The CD was released on June 11 in North America and June 14 in Europe via Frontiers Records. ...

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JORN: 'Cancer Demon' Video Released

"Cancer Demon", the new video from the Norwegian hard rock singer Jorn Lande, can be seen below. The song comes off his new album, "Traveller", which landed at position No. 12 on the official chart in Norway. The CD was released on June 11 in North America and June 14 in Europe via Frontiers Records. ...

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JORN's 'Traveller' Cracks Norwegian Top 15

"Traveller", the new album from Norwegian hard rock singer Jorn Lande, has landed at position No. 12 on the official chart in Norway. The CD was released on June 11 in North America and June 14 in Europe via Frontiers Records. Considered one of the greatest legends in rock, and by many as the best ...

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ABORYM: 'Dirty' Video Released

"Dirty", the new video from Italo-Norwegian hard-industrial-electro extreme metallers ABORYM, can be seen below. Directed by Alberto Falcone, the clip features all three band members as well as actors, and, according to frontman and founder Fabban, the title of the track pretty much sums up the subject matter of the video. ABORYM's sixth full-length album, ...

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ILIAC THORNS To Release Debut Album

Finnish melodic death metallers ILIAC THORNS will release their full-length debut, "IT", worldwide on June 26 via Inverse Records. The CD, which was made available in Finland on May 20, "contains eight songs of blackened melodeath which attacks the core of listeners like a ton of black sludge," according to a press release. "IT" track ...

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STRYPER Completes Work On New Album; Track Listing Revealed

Christian hard rockers STRYPER have completed work on their new studio album, "No More Hell To Pay", due this fall via Frontiers Records. The CD will include STRYPER's cover version of "Jesus Is Just Alright", a gospel song written by Arthur Reid Reynolds. STRYPER guitarist/vocalist Michael Sweet said, "It rivals our cover of EARTH, WIND ...

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JORN: 'Traveller' Video Released

"Traveller", the new video from Norwegian hard rock singer Jorn Lande, can be seen below. The song is the title track of Lande's new album, which will be released on June 11 in North America and June 14 in Europe via Frontiers Records. Considered one of the greatest legends in rock, and by many as ...

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SERENITY: Video Interview Posted Online

On March 25, HeavyMetalArtwork.com conducted an interview with European symphonic metallers SERENITY in London, England. You can now watch the chat below. SERENITY's new album, "War Of Ages", was made available on March 25 in Europe. The new CD introduced a major change in the band's music and lineup. Since their second album, SERENITY has ...

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Maiden England '88 - IRON MAIDEN

From the long-done era of VHS, some old irons are upped once again as metal sovereigns IRON MAIDEN revisit their "Seventh Son of a Seventh Son" era and beyond with a newly-packaged DVD and Blu-ray, "Maiden England '88". Originally a document of their 7th Tour of a 7th Tour from a pair of shows at ...

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BLACKMORE'S NIGHT Releases 'The Moon Is Shining' Single

Frontiers Records has announced the digital release of the first single from BLACKMORE'S NIGHT's new album, "Dancer And The Moon", entitled "The Moon Is Shining (Somewhere Over The Sea)". This beautiful new song is "based on an old folk Czech melody which Candice [Night, BLACKMORE'S NIGHT singer and Ritchie's wife] and I thought were very ...

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PINK CREAM 69: 'Special' Video Released

"Special", the new video from German/British melodic hard rockers PINK CREAM 69, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's latest album, "Ceremonial", which entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 83. The CD was released on January 25 in Europe and January 22 in North America via Frontiers Records. The ...

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STRYPER: New Album Title Revealed

Christian hard rockers STRYPER have set "No More Hell To Pay" as the title of their new studio album, due this fall via Frontiers Records. Regarding the musical direction of STRYPER's new material, the band's guitarist/vocalist Michael Sweet told Screamer Magazine: "The song 'God', which is on 'The Covering'; if you took that ...

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STRYPER Working On 'Heaviest Record' So Far

Christian hard rockers STRYPER recently entered the studio to begin recording their next studio album, tentatively due before the end of the year via Frontiers Records. Regarding the musical direction of STRYPER's new material, the band's guitarist/vocalist Michael Sweet tells Screamer Magazine: "The song 'God', which is on 'The Covering'; if you took ...

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STRYPER Frontman Interviewed On 'The Metal Factory' (Audio)

Scotty The Rooster of "The Metal Factory" radio show on Insane Realm Radio recently conducted an interview with vocalist/guitarist Michael Sweet of Christian hard rockers STRYPER. You can now listen to the chat using the Mixcloud player below. STRYPER is recording a cover version of "Jesus Is Just Alright", a gospel song written by Arthur ...

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JORN To Release 'Traveller' Album In June

Frontiers Records will release a brand new — all-original — studio album from Norwegian hard rock singer Jorn Lande, "Traveller", on on June 11 in North America and June 14 in Europe. Considered one of the greatest legends in rock, and by many as the best male rock singer of the millennium, Lande never seems ...

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New BLACKMORE'S NIGHT Album To Include JON LORD Tribute

BLACKMORE'S NIGHT, the renaissance-inspired rock band formed by Ritchie Blackmore and his wife Candice Night, will release a new album, "Dancer And The Moon", on June 11 in North America on Frontiers Records. "Dancer And The Moon" will be released in two editions — as a CD and a digipak deluxe edition with a bonus ...

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