Review: Anahata – Auspicious Atavism

Release: 14.05.2021 Nur wenige Genres haben eine so enge Verknüpfung mit dem Underground wie der Epic Metal! Viele Bands, die selbst für die meisten Metal-Hörer – deren Zahl in den jüngeren Generationen ohnehin schon vergleichsweise niedrig ist – unbekannt sind, werden im Epic Metal mit einer Leidenschaft vergöttert, die wahrlich einzigartig ist. Und dabei ist […]

Review: Heathen Kings – In The Hall of The Kings (Single)

Release: 30.05.2021 English version below In England, dem Land legendärer und sagenumwobener Könige wie Artus, Penda, Offa oder Alfred, erscheint ein neuer Thronanwärter auf der Bildfläche: Heathen Kings! Bereits letztes Jahr in Suffolk gegründet, ist es nun soweit, dass die vier heidnischen Könige, Andrew Clarke (Vocals und Gitarre), Oscar Charlton (Gitarre), Alex Body (Bass) und […]

Playlist: Mysteries of the Night

Today, we want to present to you another playlist: Mysteries of the Night. Check it out! Tracklist Scald – Night Sky Lunar Shadow – They That Walk the Night Solitude Aeturnus – It came upon one Night Visigoth – Blades in the Night Seven Sisters – Highways of the Night Mercyful Fate – Night of […]

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 […]

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 […]

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: 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 […]

My Top 5: Leeland Campana (Visigoth)

Here are Leeland Campana’s five favourite albums of all time – a fantastic pick of the guitarist of Epic Heavy Metal heroes Visigoth, do you agree? 1) Black Sabbath – Heaven and Hell In my opinion, one of the best Metal albums ever made as a whole. »Children of the Sea« is one of my […]