RAVEN to Release Rock Until Your Drop – A Long Days Journey

July 2nd in North America via Steamhammer/SPV A Long Days Metal Journey - 2 Discs with 4 hours and 30 minutes of concert footage from Around The World, in the studio, backstage, interviews with the band, the fans, musicians and producer. It tells the story of over three decades of trailblaizing metal mayhem!   From the well documented early days … Continue reading RAVEN to Release Rock Until Your Drop – A Long Days Journey

REBELLIOUS SPIRIT Unveil Artwork and Tracklisting for Debut Album Gamble Shot

     Available July 2nd in North America on Steamhammer/SPV Watch out, all you cultural pessimists out there: if you're worried about large sections of today's adolescents running the risk of being paralyzed by passivity and a lack of imagination due to the excessive use of their computers, you haven't heard of REBELLIOUS SPIRIT yet! The four-piece rock … Continue reading REBELLIOUS SPIRIT Unveil Artwork and Tracklisting for Debut Album Gamble Shot

42 DECIBEL to Release Debut Album Hard Rock N Roll

Hard Rock N Roll on Steamhammer/SPV  Available July 2nd in North America   42 DECIBEL have documented one thing beyond a doubt: traditional rock'n'roll is universal and stops neither at geographical borders nor current trends and fashions. The way this young band get down to business in the studio and live on stage brings to mind acts such as … Continue reading 42 DECIBEL to Release Debut Album Hard Rock N Roll

A PALE HORSE NAMED DEATH Debut New Song on Noisecreep

  Lay My Soul to Waste Available May 21st on Steamhammer/SPV A PALE HORSE NAMED DEATH will release their sophomore album Lay My Soul to Waste May 21st in North America on Steamhammer/SPV. Once again the artwork was commissioned by Sam Shearon, who is also responsible for artwork on the band's first release And Hell Will Follow Me.   Today the band has … Continue reading A PALE HORSE NAMED DEATH Debut New Song on Noisecreep

VICIOUS RUMORS Debut New Video on Metal Injection

  Available May 7th on Steamhammer/SPV When Vicious Rumors returned from a long, strenuous and immensely successful world tour in autumn 2011, the musicians - least of all band mastermind and main songwriter Geoff Thorpe - couldn't really see themselves mustering the energy to release a new studio album in the foreseeable future. "2011 was … Continue reading VICIOUS RUMORS Debut New Video on Metal Injection

VICIOUS RUMORS Electric Punishment – More Details Announced

Available May 7th on Steamhammer/SPV When Vicious Rumors returned from a long, strenuous and immensely successful world tour in autumn 2011, the musicians - least of all band mastermind and main songwriter Geoff Thorpe - couldn't really see themselves mustering the energy to release a new studio album in the foreseeable future. "2011 was a … Continue reading VICIOUS RUMORS Electric Punishment – More Details Announced

GLOOMBALL Release New Video and More Info on Debut Album

Available May 7th in North America on Steamhammer/SPV     The automobile and energy industries prove it on a daily basis: they swear by hybrids, in other words a homogeneous mix of different components which blend past, present and future. German newcomer act Gloomball apply similar parameters in terms of their artistic orientation. Their debut album is … Continue reading GLOOMBALL Release New Video and More Info on Debut Album

ARTLANTICA Sign Worldwide Deal With Steamhammer/SPV

(feat. Roger Staffelbach * John West * Mistheria * John Macaluso) Guitarist Roger Staffelbach says about the signing: "After all the blood, sweat and tears we've put into making that album, we're more than happy and excited to see our album getting released by one of worlds finest companies, SPV/Steamhammer. It's a true pleasure to work with Olly Hahn and … Continue reading ARTLANTICA Sign Worldwide Deal With Steamhammer/SPV

REBELLIOUS SPIRIT Release First Video From Debut Album Gambleshot

REBELLIOUS SPIRIT's debut album Gamble Shot, due out worldwide as Digipak with three bonus videos, jewel case and download through Steamhammer/SPV, was recorded at the Cubeaudio Studios in Göttingenbetween September 2011 and February 2012 , the final mix and the final mastering were completed in July 2012. Release Dates for Gamble Shot: Germany: June 21st, … Continue reading REBELLIOUS SPIRIT Release First Video From Debut Album Gambleshot

KINGDOM COME Reveal Artwork and Tracklisting for Outlier

Fame and fortune have always played a minor role in KINGDOM COME mastermind Lenny Wolf's longstanding career. In fact, his more than 30 years as an artist have been fueled first and foremost by musical challenges and the desire to keep evolving. His credo has always been: authenticity before commercial considerations. "Naturally, nobody is happier than I am when my … Continue reading KINGDOM COME Reveal Artwork and Tracklisting for Outlier

EDENBRIDGE Sign With Steamhammer/SPV

Austrian Symphonic Metal Band EDENBRIDGE signed a new worldwide deal with german based company Steamhammer/SPV. Bandleader and composer Lanvall comments: "We are extremely happy and proud to be part of the SPV family. After several months of meetings we feel that the title of our new album "The Bonding" fits perfectly into our new home. … Continue reading EDENBRIDGE Sign With Steamhammer/SPV

VICIOUS RUMORS Unveil Artwork and Tracklisting for Electric Punishment

So it's done: Electric Punishment is VICIOUS RUMORS' eleventh studio album and proves just how much of a force to be reckoned with this band continues to be. "We have permanently grown, there have been no two identical albums in our career because each album has a new, fresh approach," comments guitarist Geoff Thorpe, not … Continue reading VICIOUS RUMORS Unveil Artwork and Tracklisting for Electric Punishment

SODOM Confirm New Album Title

As brutal as the production of Waldemar Sorychta is the diverse songwriting on the new studio album Epitome of Torture, a kind of tour de force through the history of thrash metal, featuring harsh arrangements, melodic solos and raging vocal attacks. Epitome of Torture will be released in Germany on April 26th, in Europe on … Continue reading SODOM Confirm New Album Title

A PALE HORSE NAMED DEATH Reveal Title, and Tracklisting for New Album

A PALE HORSE NAMED DEATH have completed the mastering phase of their forthcoming sophomore release on Steamhammer/SPV. Today the band has confirmed the title of the new album as Lay My Soul to Waste which will be released May 21st in North America. In addition the tracklisting has also been revealed. Once again the artwork … Continue reading A PALE HORSE NAMED DEATH Reveal Title, and Tracklisting for New Album

HIRAX Signs With Steamhammer/SPV

New Album Coming in September 2013 Legendary Thrash Metal band HIRAX has inked a worldwide deal with Steamhammer/SPV. HIRAX front man, Katon W. De Pena, on signing to SPV: "We are honored to now be a part of the SPV Records family and we appreciate their total support of our thrash metal music. Together we … Continue reading HIRAX Signs With Steamhammer/SPV

GIANT X First Video Footage From the Studio Posted Online

GIANT X the spectacular new band founded by Running Wild`s Rolf Kasparek and Peter J. Jordan has released the first studio footage from the recording sessions of their debut album I. GIANT X's debut album I will be out on Steamhammer/SPV as a super jewel case and download on January 18th in Germany, January 21st … Continue reading GIANT X First Video Footage From the Studio Posted Online

ASSASSIN to Release First Ever DVD Chaos and Live Shots January 29th

Blood and gore all over the place, smelly feet in a car with closed windows, and as if that wasn't enough, there are roadies crawling through grotty attics, interspersed with wild parties, plenty of drugs and tons of alcoholic beverages - somehow you can't make up your mind which of these countless choleric excesses of … Continue reading ASSASSIN to Release First Ever DVD Chaos and Live Shots January 29th

GIANT X to Release Debut Album January 22nd

The big secret that fans had been speculating about in a number of Internet forums was released last week: GIANT X is the spectacular new band founded by Running Wild`s Rolf Kasparek and Peter J. Jordan. GIANT X's debut album I will be out on Steamhammer/SPV as a super jewel case and download on January … Continue reading GIANT X to Release Debut Album January 22nd

THE VERY END New Album Turn off the World Streaming on AOL MUSIC

German Ruhr area metal act THE VERY END will be releasing their sophomore album Turn off the World tomorrow via Steamhammer/SPV. In conjunction with the release, THE VERY END is streaming the album in its entirety on AOL Music as a part of their Full Album Listening Party Series. Listen to the album HERE. Turn … Continue reading THE VERY END New Album Turn off the World Streaming on AOL MUSIC

UFO Kick off North American Tour This Week

British Hard Rock legends UFO will be kicking off their North American West Coast tour this Thursday November 15th in Chicago, IL. The band is touring in support of their latest album Seven Deadly which was released earlier this year via Steamhammer/SPV. A complete list of dates can be found below. Guitarist Vinnie Moore commented … Continue reading UFO Kick off North American Tour This Week

FULLFORCE Confirm November 27th North American Release Date for Next Level

In 2009 FULLFORCE was formed by members Mike Andersson (Cloudscape, Vocals), Stefan Elmgren (ex Hammerfall, Guitars), Anders Johansson (Hammerfall, ex Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Drums), CJ Grimmark (ex Narnia, Guitars) and Tommy Larsson (ex Heed, Bass). The Swedish five-piece started to write songs in order to complete their album and they describe their music to be … Continue reading FULLFORCE Confirm November 27th North American Release Date for Next Level

VICIOUS RUMORS to Release Live Album

The legendary US metal band VICIOUS RUMORS are back with a thundering new live CD called: Live You to Death. The power of the band`s live show is now finally caught on CD! 2011 was the year the band stormed European stages with their highly acclaimed studio album Razorback Killers playing 92 shows in 12 … Continue reading VICIOUS RUMORS to Release Live Album