Multinational symphonic power metal band Asterise is set to release their debut album ‘Two Worlds‘ on December 2nd 2022 via Finnish record label Inverse Records. The first single ‘Falling Stars‘, which features Jimmy Hedlund (Falconer), Tristan Harders (Terra Atlantica), Arnaud Menard (Marius Danielsen’s Legend of Valley Doom) is released today. The mastermind behind the band Bartlomiej Mezynski comments: “Asterise is not a typical Power/Speed Metal project. I wanted it to sound different, to take the listener on an emotional trip. Of course it […]

Rockshots Records announces its signing of the international collective Silent Angel, an Italian / Malaysian-based band that has its foundations deeply rooted in power and symphonic metal with a mix of progressive along with Japanese metal influence. Silent Angel will be releasing their first full-length entitled ‘Unyielding, Unrelenting‘ for release in 2023. Originally formed in 2000, and taking over a decade-long hiatus, the band returned […]

Scarlet Dorn have today released their new single & video ‘Meteor‘. This power ballad is the fourth single from their upcoming studio album ‘Queen Of Broken Dreams‘ out September 30th, 2022 via SPV Recordings. Vocalist Scarlet Dorn inspires with powerful power rock and an emotionally intense ballad. She spellbinds in this song not only with […]

Review: Edenbridge – Shangri-La AFM Records (August 26th, 2022) Reviewer: Jason Hopper Austrian Symphonic Metal band Edenbridge return with their eleventh studio album ‘Shangri-La‘.  If you are a longtime fan of the band, please forgive my ignorance. I am not a close follower of symphonic metal and I have never heard of the band before. […]