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Former MANOWAR Drummer RHINO To Guest On New STONECAST Album

Former MANOWAR drummer Kenny "Rhino" Earl will guest on the new album from French metallers STONECAST. STONECAST was formed in 2002, and after several demo releases, they issued their debut album in 2009. After a bunch of shows — including an appearance at the French edition of Sonisphere, where they closed the festival after the ...

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MANOWAR And Hi-Rez Studios Announce Collaboration For Online Game SMITE

Hi-Rez Studios, independent developer of AAA free-to-play online games and MANOWAR, the band known worldwide for mythology-themed lyrics and an epic heavy metal sound, today confirmed their collaboration around the game Smite. A new Smite video was released featuring god vs. god gameplay footage set to the popular MANOWAR song "The Sons Of Odin". "MANOWAR ...

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BANGALORE CHOIR/Ex-ACCEPT Singer To Guest On New DRAGONSCLAW Album

Former ACCEPT and current BANGALORE CHOIR singer David Reece (pictured below) will guest on the upcoming second album, "Judgement Day", from Sydney, Australia-based "epic, aggressive" metallers DRAGONSCLAW. Reece will be featured in the song "Watching My Every Move", which is described by DRAGONSCLAW as "one of the heaviest and most aggressive tracks on the record." ...

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MANOWAR: Retail Edition Of 'The Lord Of Steel' Pushed Back A Month

The retail edition of MANOWAR's twelfth studio album, "The Lord Of Steel", originally scheduled for September 28, will now hit the stores on October 19 on CD, limited-edition picture vinyl and as digital album. "The Lord Of Steel" was made available earlier this summer as a limited-edition pre-release as the "Hammer Edition" in collaboration with ...

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MANOWAR: 'The Lord Of Steel' Cover Artwork Preview

A preview of the official cover artwork for MANOWAR's new studio album, "The Lord Of Steel", can be seen below. "The Lord Of Steel" will be released into worldwide retail on September 28 (dates may vary from territory to territory), following a limited-edition pre-release as the "Hammer Edition" in collaboration with U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine. ...

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MANOWAR: 'The Lord Of Steel' Trailer Posted Online

A one-and-a-half-minute trailer for MANOWAR's new studio album, "The Lord Of Steel", and upcoming tour can be seen below. "The Lord Of Steel" will be released into worldwide retail on September 28 (dates may vary from territory to territory), following a limited-edition pre-release as the "Hammer Edition" in collaboration with U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine. The ...

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Former VIRGIN STEELE Guitarist To Guest On New DRAGONSCLAW Album

Former VIRGIN STEELE guitarist and current BURNING STARR mainman Jack Starr will guest on the upcoming album from Sydney, Australia-based "epic, aggressive" metallers DRAGONSCLAW. The guitar solo for the track featuring Jack, which is a tribute to late RIOT guitarist Mark Reale, were recorded at Kenny "Rhino" Earl's (ex-MANOWAR) studio. DRAGONSCLAW's debut album, "Prophecy", was ...

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MANOWAR's 'The Lord Of Steel' To Receive CD Release Next Month

MANOWAR's new studio album, "The Lord Of Steel", will be released into worldwide retail on September 28 (dates may vary from territory to territory), following a limited-edition pre-release as the "Hammer Edition" in collaboration with U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine. The retail edition of "The Lord Of Steel" will feature different mixes and mastering, spectacular new ...

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DAVID SHANKLE GROUP: New Song Available For Streaming

"Ressecution", a brand new song from DAVID SHANKLE GROUP, the progressive power metal band founded by former MANOWAR guitarist David "The Shred Demon" Shankle, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. David was a member of MANOWAR from 1988 to 1994, playing on the epic album "The Triumph Of Steel" and co-writing "Master Of ...

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HOLYHELL Interviewed On Romanian Radio (Video)

Maria Breon and Francisco Palomo of American metallers HOLYHELL recently appeared in a Romanian radio show. The musicians spoke about the misconceptions regarding what happens backstage after gigs, the reason why they delayed the release of their latest album, and gave some exclusive spoilers. They also detailed their literary and musical influences and talked about ...

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MANOWAR Performs At Romania's OST FEST; Video Available

MANOWAR performed last night (Saturday, June 16) at OST Fest 2012 at the Zone Arena in Bucharest, Romania. The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Manowar 02. Gates Of Valhalla 03. Kill With Power 04. Sign Of The Hammer 05. Fighting The World 06. Kings Of Metal 07. Metal Warriors 08. Sun Of Death 09. ...

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KREATOR Frontman: 'The Reality On The Internet Is So Much Different From The Actual World'

Niclas Müller-Hansen of Sweden's Metalshrine recently conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Mille Petrozza of German thrash metal veterans KREATOR. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Metalshrine: Where did the title "Phantom Antichrist" come from? Mille: It's a metaphor. It was inspired by certain things that I read in the media, ...

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MANOWAR: New Album Title Revealed

According to the Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet, MANOWAR's new studio album, "The Lord Of Steel", will first be released worldwide on June 16, exclusively on iTunes and on the band's own online store, The Kingdom Of Steel. On the same date, U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine will release a special "Steel Edition" of Metal Hammer ...

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New MANOWAR Song Featured In 'El Gringo' Movie

MANOWAR and After Dark Films announced today that a track from the band's new album will be the theme song for the After Dark Action franchise film "El Gringo", an action western starring Scott Adkins ("The Expendables 2", "The Bourne Ultimatum"), Christian Slater and Yvette Yates ("Without Men"). After Dark Action will showcase "El Gringo" ...

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TOMMY VITALY: 'Misanthropy' Video Released

Tommy Vitaly, the guitar player for the Italian power metal band SEVENGATES, will release his second album, "Hanging Rock", on May 3 via IceWarrior Records/Rock It Up Records. The CD features "fantastic cover and booklet art" by Felipe Machado Franco, who has previously worked with RHAPSODY, AXEL RUDI PELL, BLIND GUARDIAN, AXENSTAR and ICED EARTH. ...

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MANOWAR: Snippet Of Another New Song Available For Streaming

On March 12, a select group of special MANOWAR fans known as The Circle, who represent the band's worldwide fan base, were invited to a private pre-listening session of the forthcoming MANOWAR album, as well as a tour of Wisseloord Studios in the Netherlands where the album will be mixed and mastered. MANOWAR bassist Joey ...

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