New Song “Dance Of Fire” Streaming From Wind Rose

Italian folk/power metal band Wind Rose is streaming the new song “Dance of fire,” the third song issued from the band’s third and latest studio album “Stonehymn,” which was just issued this past Friday via Inner Wound Recordings.

“Stonyhymn” was mixed and mastered by Simone Mularoni (DGM, Ancient Bards, Secret Sphere) and features the following track listing:

1. Distant Battlefields
2. Dance of Fire
3. Under the Stone
4. To Erebor (see lyric video here)
8. Fallen Timbers
9. The Eyes of the Mountain

Check out “Dance of Fire” here:

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In Tormentata Quiete Posts “R136a1” Music Video

In anticipation of new album “Finestatico” (o be released on June 16th via My Kingdom Music, today In Tormentata Quiete launches an official video for the track “R136a1.”

The video was directed by Eugenia Trotta, edited by Felkar Studio and with Alex Mercatali as director of photography and main actor.

“Finestatico” is In Tormentata Quiete’s 4th full-length album and, with a direct and strongly metal production (thanks also to the great work done at Domination Studio by Simone Mularoni), it will be a journey into the most avantgarde, extreme, and theatrical vision of a band who confirms its originality and unique place in the music world.

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In Tormentata Quiete Posts “Finestatico” Teaser

On June 16th, the new In Tormentata Quiete album titled “Finestatico” will be available through worldwide physical and digital distribution via My Kingdom Music. A teaser trailer has come online below, featuring clips from an impending music video for the song “R136a1” directed by Eugenia Trotta.

“Finestatico” is In Tormentata Quiete’s 4th full-length album and, with a direct and strongly metal production (thanks to the work done at Domination Studio by Simone Mularoni), it will be a journey into the most avant garde, extreme, and theatrical vision of the band yet.

1. Zero
2. Sole
3. R136a1
4. Eta Carinae
5. Sirio
6. RR Lyrae
7. Demiurgo

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Magnus Karlsson, Ronnie Romero And Mike Terrana Form The Ferrymen, Details Of Debut Record Available

Frontiers Music Srl is truly excited to present The Ferrymen’s self-titled debut album, set for release on June 2nd.

The Ferrymen is a brand new project featuring guitarist Magnus Karlsson (Primal Fear, Magnus Karlsson’s Free Fall) and vocalist Ronnie Romero Official Site (Lords Of Black, Rainbow), together with drummer Mike Terrana (Rage, Axel Rudi Pell, MasterPlan and more). Watch the band’s official EPK below.

The songs were written by Karlsson in Sweden during the summer of 2016. Once Romero was sent the music via their main bands’ shared label home Frontiers, he immediately wanted to be part of the project. Terrana was the last piece of the puzzle and he recorded his drums in Italy, where he currently resides.

The resulting album is a shot of adrenaline for all lovers of melodic metal! Musically, you can expect maximum melodic metal fusing the songwriting and epic structures of the great Allen/Lande records (for which Magnus Karlsson was the main architect of the first three widely praised releases) with the Ronnie James Dio-esque vocal approach of Romero (Let’s not forget that Romero was hand-picked by Deep Purple and Rainbow’s legendary guitarist Richie Blackmore to be the lead vocalist for Rainbow’s recent reunion shows, so the Dio comparison is more than accurate).

Tells Magnus, “When I wrote this record, having Ronnie singing, I had no limits in mind with the lyrics. Ronnie could sing everything and I am also very proud of the songs!”

“I am used to working with Lords of Black in a certain straight style,” adds Ronnie Romero, “but, this record was very different and it was very exciting for me!”

“Overall, I think it is one of the coolest and grooviest records I’ve ever done,” concludes Mike Terrana, a drummer with more than 100 records under his belt!

With stunning artwork courtesy of Stan W. Decker and an outstanding mix courtesy of Simone Mularoni (DGM), The Ferrymen is an album which will take the metal world by storm in 2017!

The track listing for the album is:

1. End Of The Road
2. Ferryman
3. Fool You All
4. Still Standing Up
5. Cry Wolf
6. One Heart
7. Darkest Hour
8. How The Story Ends
9. Enter Your Dream
10. Eyes On The Sky
11. Eternal Night
12. Welcome To My Show

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Aevum Streaming Full New “Dischronia” Album

Hailing from Turin, Italy the 8-member symphonic metal band Aevum is now streaming brand new album “Dischronia” online in full. The album was release March 17th, 2017 via Maple Metal Records and can be heard below.

Comments the band: “We are glad and completely committed to share our music through the free streaming Thanks to Maple Metal Records that supports our project. Thanks to Alpha Omega Management that help us to spread our music and show around the world.”

New album “Dischronia” was recorded and produced at Aurora Recording Studio by Hannodamalj Production. The album was mixed and mastered by Simone Mularoni (Vision Divine, Ancient Bards, ElvenKing) at Domination Studio, in the Republic of San Marino. Cover art was handled by Erick Vaghi (OneBlindEye Design).

1. Sturm Und Drang
2. Death Of The Virgin
3. The Vitruvian Condition
4. Winterreise
5. Beltade
6. Inner Fire
7. The Elements
8. Memento Mori
9. Lord Of Dreams
10. Inferno Blu
11. Sleeping Venus Tarantella
12. Aremu Rindineddha (Bonus Track)
13. The Elements (Eng Version – Bonus Track)

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New Album Details For “Architecture Of A God” Issued By Labyrinth

Frontiers Music Srl is particularly pleased to announce that after a seven year hiatus, Labyrinth, the legendary Italian metal band, will return with a brand new studio album, “Architecture of a God” on April 21, 2017.

In the spring of 2016, the band’s founding members, Andrea Cantarelli and Olaf Thorsen received a call from Frontiers asking them to discuss with vocalist Roberto Tiranti the possibilities of a reunion with a return to their classic sound to mount a comeback for the band. After much discussion, the guys agreed to make an album and also to make a very special appearance at the the first annual Frontiers Metal Festival, where they performed their signature album, “Return to Heaven Denied” in it’s entirety [Said performance is being prepared for a future home video release].

Olaf says: “This has been easily the most difficult and challenging album I ever worked on. To be honest, when Frontiers contacted me, insisting to make this reunion happen, I was skeptical and worried. We couldn’t simply make a new album, it wouldn’t have been honest to the fans, to ourselves. Of course, this is as easy to say as also unbelievably tough to make real: we have so many good albums out there, looking at us from their past and which people still keep in their minds and hearts. That’s why we decided to strengthen our line-up, joining with nobody else but the best musicians we believed they would have fitted perfectly into our perspective of the music we were about to write.”

Andrea adds: “The making of this album has been a fantastic journey. We brought back a lot of classic elements of our music, mixing it with something new and I’m so enthusiastic about the final result.”

Roberto Tiranti makes it short: “Just when you thought you already gave everything you could, expressing every possible musical aspect of your way of intending music for a band like Labyrinth, then comes ‘Architecture of a God,’ to remind you that nothing is impossible!”

With a new line-up rounded out by drummer extraordinaire John Macaluso (TNT, Riot, Ark etc.), Oleg Smirnoff (Vision Divine, Edritch) on keyboards, and Nik Mazzucconi on bass, Labÿrinth are truly coming back stronger than ever and have offered up a superb self-produced album. “Architecture of a God” (mixed by DGM’s Simone Mularoni) is a record that encompasses all the elements the band is known for: fast power metal songs with unforgettable hooks, epic prog infused metal songs, and some great melodic numbers that compose a record which is easily going to be another milestone for the Italian metal masters!

“What we have in our hands, now, it’s “Architecture of a God”: by far, the most mature and complete album we ever wrote,” concludes Thorsen. “There’s no will to challenge our glorious past, but I’m really confident that, once released, this album will set a new standard for our music!”

The track listing for “Architecture of a God” is:

1. Bullets
2. Still Alive
3. Take On My Legacy
4. A New Dream
5. Someone Says
6. Random Logic
7. Architecture of a God
8. Children
9. Those Days
10. We Belong To Yesterday
11. Stardust and Ashes
12. Diamond

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New Album Title Song “Close To The Sun” Streaming From Place Vendome

Place Vendome – featuring ex-Helloween vocalist Michael Kiske – is streaming the title track to the new album “Close To The Sun,” which is expected on February 24th via Frontiers Music srl. Check it out in the player below. The song features a guest appearance by songwriter/guitarist/producer Simone Mularoni (DGM).

“Light Before the Dark” features a guest appearance from Michael Palace (Palace/Skylander). Other album guests include: Magnus Karlsson (Primal Fear) on the song “Falling Star”; Olaf Thorsen (Labyrinth/Vision Divine) and Fabio Lione (Vision Divine/Angra/Eternal Idol) on the songs “Helen” and “Riding the Ghost”; Simone Mularoni (DGM) on “Across the Times”; Alessandro Del Vecchio on the songs “Strong” and “Yesterday Is Gone”; Aldo Lonobile (Secret Sphere) on the songs “Distant Skies” and “Breathing”; Jani Liimatainen (Cain’s Offering/ex-Sonata Arctica) on “Welcome to the Edge”; and, Michael Palace (Palace/Skylander) on “Light Before the Dark.”

The track listing is as follows:

1. Close To The Sun
2. Welcome To The Edge (see lyric video here)
3. HereAfter (song streaming here)
4. Strong
5. Across The Times
6. Riding The Ghost
7. Light Before The Dark (song streaming here)
8. Falling Star
9. Breathing
10. Yesterday Is Gone
11. Helen
12. Distant Skies

Check out “Close To The Sun” here:

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Scarlet Records Inks Deal With Arthemis, New Album Announced

Acclaimed Italian metal band Arthemis has signed a deal with Scarlet Records for the release of the new album “Blood-Fury-Domination.” This will be the first new material in five years (2012’s “We Fight”).

Widely recognized as a ground-breaking live band, Arthemis’ career is marked by several amazing shows full of energy and true passion. The band performed at some of the biggest Metal festivals in the world (Download Festival, Hellfest Open Air, Wacken Open Air, Bloodstock Open Air, Gods Of Metal, Hard Rock Hell, Hammerfest and many more) and toured relentlessly since day one, eventually becoming the ultimate road-warriors. But the band has also delivered 7 full-length killer studio albums (plus the astonishing “Live From Hell – Live In The UK”), proving that when it’s about time to forge a new studio release you can expect all the power and glory that the band has to give: blood, sweat, tears and fury.

“Blood-Fury-Domination” is absolutely over the top! Massive production, uplifting songs, sing-along choruses and a true wall-of-sound that mixes the deepest roots of metal with modern influences and hooks. Songs like “Undead,” “Black Sun,” “Into The Arena,” “Warcry” and “Blood Red Sky” prove the band right and will resonate in metalheads forever. This true piece of art absolutely means “no compromise”! Love it or leave it! It clearly screams “We are Arthemis and we’re gonna get you all”!

“Blood-Fury Domination” was been mixed by Simone Mularoni (DGM) and will be released on April 7th. More information is expected soon.

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A Sense Of Gravity Premieres Pre-Release Full-Album Stream Of Upcoming New Album “Atrament”

Progressive metal act A Sense Of Gravity premieres the pre-release full-album stream of the band’s upcoming new album “Atrament”, due out in stores later today. States the band:

“It’s official! Our sophomore album ‘Atrament,’ mixed and mastered by Simone Mularoni of Domination Studio, with beautiful art by the amazing Ryohei Hase, will be released this November. Clocking at 67 minutes with 12 tracks, this is the follow up to ‘Travail’ you’ve all been waiting for!”

Check out now “Atrament” in its entirety below.

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“Prometheus, Symphonia Ignis Divinus” From Luca Turilli’s Rhapsody To Be First Recorded With Dolby Atmos

The latest album of Luca Turilli’s Rhapsody, “Prometheus, Symphonia Ignis Divinus,” was chosen to be the first studio album in music history to be remixed in Dolby Atmos. Renowned producer/mixing engineer Chris Heil (David Bowie, Bryan Adams, ScorpionsCORPIONS) mixed the entire masterpiece in Dolby Atmos – the mindblowing result will be submitted for the 2017 Grammy nominations.

This unique package will be completed by two brand-new live CDs, which were produced by Luca Turilli and Alex Landenburg, mixed by Christian “Moschus” Moos at Spacelab Studio (Grefrath, Germany) and mastered by Simone Mularoni at Domination Studio (San Marino).

“Prometheus, The Dolby Atmos Experience + Cinematic And Live” will be released December, 9th via Nuclear Blast.

More information is expected soon.

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