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A new windstorm threat, Storm Dennis, looms for Europe just days after deadly Storm Ciara triggered widespread travel disruptions from the United Kingdom to Germany. As a result of this forecast, Wacken Winter Nights released the following statement yesterday evening: “The stormy weather in Germany persists and now effects the Wacken Winter …

Acid Reign have landed a Friday slot on the Ronnie James Dio Main Stage at Bloodstock 2020. Six other bands have also been announced today, along with the Nordic Spirit Game Arena, where you can try to beat your mates on a range of games on XBox and PS4 consoles. …

Today The Dead Daisies have announced this years European Summer dates, in what will be a two month run covering eighteen different countries. Its a combination of arena and amphitheatre shows (appearing with both Judas Priest and Foreigner). The Dead Daisies will also perform at  festivals such as Graspop and Hellfest …

Suffolk extreme metal and Nuclear Blast Records artists Cradle Of Filth, whose last album ‘Cryptoriana – The Seductiveness of Decay’ was released in 2017, have announced the mutual departure of keyboardist Lindsay Schoolcraft. Lindsay has been with the band for the last 7 years and in that time has been …

February 21st sees the long awaited release of legendary Saxon frontman Biff Byford’s first solo album ‘School Of Hard Knocks’, with a Ten Date UK Tour announced starting in April. ‘School Of Hard Knocks’ fulfils Biff Byford’s long-standing wish to explore rock ‘n’ roll a little more. The album is a personal …
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Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson performed his one-man ‘What Does This Button Do?’ speaking show on Saturday night, February 8th, at Sala Radio in Bucharest, Romania, and you can see his highly entertaining repertoire in the fan-filmed video footage below. Bruce’s ‘An Evening With…’ performances feature an unscripted question-and-answer session …

It may be twenty-one years since he departed Iron Maiden, but the appointment of Blaze Bayley as lead singer in 1994 still divides opinion amongst pockets of the bands hardcore fans. But whatever side of the fence you’re on, the fact remains he will always be a hugely important figure …

The news that NIGHTWISH have announced a new album means that something special is on the horizon. The band’s ninth record ‘HUMAN. :II: NATURE.’ will be released on 10th April 2020 and will be a double album containing nine tracks on the main CD and one long track, divided into …

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH are gearing up for the release of their highly anticipated eighth studio album, ‘F8’, and today they have released an engaging lyric video for the third track, ‘Living The Dream’ and you can see it here. As if a successful European Tour is not enough, the band has …

Ramblin’ Man Fair have announced Rival Sons as their Sunday night headliner for the 2020 edition of the Mote Park, Maidstone festival taking place on 17th to 19th July. Now in its fifth year, RMF recently announced Clutch for three sets in 2020, including the Friday Main Stage headline slot, …