Review: Velvet Viper – Cosmic Healer

Release: 2021/04/23 Velvet Viper, eines der wohl bestgehütetsten Geheimnisse der deutschen Metalszene (bis vor ein paar Jahren jedenfalls), haut das dritte neue Album binnen dreier Jahre raus, allerdings erst das fünfte seit 1991! Natürlich ist Sängerin und Bandkopf Jutta schon viel länger aktiv, und ihre alte Band Zed Yago dürfte noch mehr Leuten ein Begriff […]

Review: Grendel’s Sÿster – Myrtle Wreath/Myrtenkranz

Release: 2019/10/01 Dass Vertreter des klassischen Heavy Metals auf Deutsch singen, war und ist eine Seltenheit. Die Gelsenkrichener Iron Kobra haben mit ihren drei Liedern in deutscher Sprache zwar einen soliden Anfang gemacht, aber Versuche anderer Bands in dieser Kategorie sind entweder nicht nennenswert oder man sollte sie am besten schnell wieder vergessen. Grendel‘s Sÿster hinterlassen mit ihrer zweiten […]

Interview: Runemaster

Today, we may present to you an interview with Scottish heavy metal band Runemaster. In 2020, the quartet from Edinburgh released its first full-length record, called Wanderer. In my opinion, it was one of the best outputs which can be labelled as traditional metal with a lot of epic elements. If you don’t know these […]

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 […]

My Top 5: Dustin Moroz (Arcane Tyrant)

It’s time for another list: Dustin Moroz, guitar player and vocalist of Canadian heavy metal band Arcane Tyrant, shows us his five favourite albums of all time. If you don’t know his band yet, check them out right now! Manowar – Battle Hymns To me, this is the Holy Grail of Metal albums. Not only […]

Interview: Megaton Sword

Megaton Sword gehören zu den absoluten Lieblingsbands der meisten Epic Metal Blog-Redaktionsmitglieder. Daher freuen wir uns sehr, euch heute ein Interview mit der Epic Heavy Metal-Band aus der Schweiz – bzw. Niralet – auf unserem Blog präsentieren zu können. Zu Wort standen uns Dan Thundersteel (Schlagzeug), Uzzy Unchained (Gesang) und Simon the Sorcerer (Bass). Freut […]

My Top 5: D.K. Kras (Darklon)

Metal from Hellas: Today, D.K. Kras from Darklon (Power/Epic Heavy Metal outfit with the current Omen vocalist Nikos Migus A.) talks about his five favourite albums of all time. 1. Savatage – Hall of the Mountain King My favourite album of all time! My favourite guitarist, my whole world. Alpha and Omega! 2. Riot – […]

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 […]