International true metal quintet FEANOR recently released its new album ‘Power Of The Chosen One‘ on Massacre Records. The band has issued a video for the song ‘Hell Is Waiting‘ which is also featured on the band’s new album. FEANOR‘s new album ‘Power Of The Chosen One‘ was mixed and mastered by Gustavo Feanor Acosta and Sebastian Manta at […]

US-based symphonic metal outfit FIREWING will release its debut album ‘Resurrection‘ in a few days, on April 23, 2021 via Massacre Records. The band has issued its first ever official video for the new single ‘Time Machine‘ today. The video was directed by Rodrigo Rossi, and features a cameo of Jenn Sakura, who also contributed guest vocals to the song. FIREWING mixes technical elements of heavy metal with melodic orchestrations, and renews the sound of today’s symphonic metal. ‘Resurrection‘ features a few guest musicians, including Bill Hudson (NorthTale), Jenn […]

Yesterday, Lars Ranzenberger (aka Lars Ratz) was killed in a tragic accident with his ultralight airplane on Mallorca, Spain. Lars was just 53 years old. Everyone at Massacre Records is shocked and mourns the loss of a longtime artist and friend. Lars and his band METALIUM were one of the senior artists at Massacre Records. The first contract was signed in 1999, and the debut album ‘Millennium Metal – Chapter […]

Swiss melodic power rock outfit Second Reign has signed with Massacre Records. Founded in 2017, the quartet around lead vocalist/bassist Stephan Lipp, guitarist Alain Schneble, keyboardist Bo Rebsamen and drummer Dan Hammer celebrates 80’s rock music without sounding old-fashioned. The band’s upcoming debut album – which is set to be released later this year- will contain catchy songs with captivating melodies, powerful guitars, solid bass lines and driving drum beats. Second Reign recently finished the album recordings, and will release […]

The German metal quintet Rebellion will release its new studio album ‘We Are The People‘ on July 23, 2021 via Massacre Records. It was produced, mixed and mastered by Uwe Lulis (Accept), and will soon be available for pre-order. The album’s artwork was designed by Björn Gooßes / Killustrations. Further album details, as well as the first single, will be available soon. Official […]

The powerful heavy metal outfit VELVET VIPER is going to release its new album ‘Cosmic Healer‘ on April 23rd via Massacre Records. The band released the official video for their new single ‘Holy Snake Mother‘ today. The album was mixed by Ralf Basten, and mastered by Alexander Krull at Mastersound Entertainment Studio. Manfred Smietana / MS Art Design designed the album’s artwork. ‘Cosmic Healer‘ is available as CD Digipak, limited edition Vinyl […]

US-based symphonic metal outfit FIREWING will release its debut album ‘Resurrection‘ on April 23, 2021 via Massacre Records. The band’s new digital single ‘Far In Time‘ – featuring scream vocals and guitar solo by Ryan Beevers – is out now! The lyric video for the previous single, ‘Tales Of Ember & Vishap: The Meaning Of Life (Extended Version)‘, is available: Here FIREWING mixes technical elements of heavy metal with melodic orchestrations, and renews the sound of today’s symphonic metal. ‘Resurrection‘ […]

Symphonic metal outfit IMPERIA has released its new album ‘The Last Horizon‘ this past Friday on Massacre Records. As of today, you can watch the official video for the song ‘To Valhalla I Ride‘. ‘The Last Horizon‘ was mixed and mastered by Jacob Hansen, and is available as a 2-CD Digipak as well as in digital formats: Here Tracklist: CD 1 1. Dream Away 2. Starlight 3. To Valhalla I Ride 4. Flower And The Sea 5. Blindfolded 6. While I Am Still Here CD 2 1. Only A Dream 2. Where Are You Now 3. I Still Remember 4. Dancing 5. My Other Half 6. One Day 7. I Send You My Love 8. Let Down (Piano Version) Official Website Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram Spotify