Interview: Hammer King

Es gibt Bands, zu denen hat man einfach eine tiefere emotionale Verbindung. In meinem Fall zählt Hammer King aus sehr persönlichen Gründen dazu. Schon allein deshalb liegt es auf der Hand, dass ich mit der Speerspitze des „Royal Metal“ einmal ein längeres Interview für unseren Epic Metal Blog führen wollte. Da die Truppe aus Südwestdeutschland […]

My Top 5: Ryghär Highwind (Ryghär)

If you’ve read our Newcomer list or are active on Instagram, you should already have heard of Ryghär! Having devoted themselves to the Epic sound, the six Texans are one of the hottest newcomers of the last years. Therefore, we asked the head and mind behind the band’s whole concept, Ryghär Highwind (Vocals), what his […]

Interview: Matt V. Peppe (Royal Hell)

Last week the four members of Royal Hell presented to us their five favourite bands of all time. Today, vocalist Matt V. Peppe tells us a bit more about his favourite music, his band, their future plans and some other topics. Enjoy reading! Hi, Matt, thanks a lot for your time. How are you doing? […]

Interview: Manolis Karazeris (Dexter Ward)

When I listened to Dexter Ward’s latest output III for the first time, it blew me away. Even after a lot of spins, nine months later, it’s still an engrossing album that never bores me. For me, it’s one of the best records released in 2020, no doubt about it – and it contains a […]

Our Top 20 albums of 2020

2020 comes to an end and without any doubt it will be rememberd as a historic year. But not only for the mad circumstances: a pandemic that drives all of us insane, an election that might have prevented the end of democracy, no, but also for tons of amazing albums that will write history. Epic […]

Interview: Crypt Sermon

We’re very glad to have the opportunity to present you an interview with Brooks Wilson, vocalist of epic doom metal band Crypt Sermon. If you don’t know this amazing quintet from Philadelphia yet, you definitely have to check them out. Hi Brooks, how are you doing? How are you dealing with the current situation? Did the […]

My Top 5: Peter Salatellis (Zodiak)

Today we present you Peter Salatellis‘ five favourite long-players of all time. As you can see, the young Greek Canadian guitar wizard of Zodiak prefers classic stuff. Check out his NWOTHM band. Iron Maiden – The Number of the Beast Judas Priest – Painkiller Manowar – Hail to England Eternal Champion – The Armor of […]

Interview: Orodruin

We’re very glad to have the opportunity to present you an interview with John Gallo and Mike Puleo from US Doom Metal band Orodruin. Enjoy reading! Hi, how are you doing? How are you dealing with the current situation? Did the pandemic destroy a lot of your plans with Orodruin? John Gallo: Thanks, doing good […]

Interview: Morgul Blade

The last couple of years have revealed tons of very exciting young bands. This is epecially true for the vast lands of the US. The seed is sprouting and one of this very young bands is Philly four-piece Morgul Blade, who have released a very promising EP in 2019. I talked with guitarist and vocalist […]