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A conversation with Dragonforce’s Herman Li on new album ‘Extreme Power Metal’

Posted by on October 18, 2019

Dragonforce’s new album Extreme Power Metal was released on September 27th via Metal Blade Records (order here). We caught up with guitarist Herman Li to discuss their latest effort, video games, surprises, VR, the 80s, and more.   Can you discuss the process of Extreme Power Metal? Apart from the usual making and recording the […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/16: Creeping up the charts

Posted by on October 16, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Once again we have a week featuring a large amount of debuts, 15 to be exact. Gatecreeper leads the pack with a top 30 debut. Not only did the band’s second album chart, […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/9: Opeth open on top

Posted by on October 9, 2019

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   There’s just something so fitting about an Opeth album coming out in the fall. Seven of the band’s thirteen albums came out in or a little before fall, and while it’s a […]

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YouTuber Steve T backs out of DragonForce tour due to severe anxiety

Posted by on October 8, 2019

YouTuber Steve T was offered to tour with DragonForce on their upcoming trek but in a recent statement, the bassist had to bow out due to severe anxiety. In a new video, the YouTuber talked about the relationship he had with DragonForce and how we was initially excited for this opportunity. “As some of you may […]

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New & Noteworthy: September 27th, 2019 – In Cauda Nova Musica

Posted by on September 27, 2019

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week features the return of Opeth, Dragonforce, Steel Panther and many more! For last week’s releases you can check out the last New & Noteworthy, and for the latest sales numbers Metal […]

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Thirteen Videos to check out this week – 9/25/19

Posted by on September 25, 2019

This week we’re expecting to see many new albums arrive including Borknagar, Opeth, Dragonforce, Steel Panther, and more. There’s still a ton of new music to explore before 2019 wraps up. With that being said, we found at least thirteen new videos within the last week to check out. 13) New Years Day premiere “Come […]

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Ex-Dragonforce bassist Frédéric Leclercq joins Kreator

Posted by on September 16, 2019

Kreator have recruited Frédéric Leclercq (ex-Dragonforce) as their new bass player. Earlier last month, Dragonforce announced parting ways with Leclercq in order for him to “pursue other projects.” And now, Leclercq has joined these German thrash legends full time as he has replaced longtime bassist Christian “Speesy” Giesler.      The group issued the following statement: […]

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Dragonforce bassist Frédéric Leclercq quits band, YouTuber Steve T to fill in for live US tour

Posted by on August 14, 2019

Dragonforce have announced longtime bassist Frédéric Leclercq has decided to quit the band to pursue other projects. It is an amicable split as the band support his future endeavours. Leclercq has been with the group since 2006 as he’s been part of  their albums since 2008’s Ultra Beatdown . Unfortunately, the decision has been made in […]

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Dragonforce drive on a “Highway to Oblivion” in new video, new album arriving in September

Posted by on July 30, 2019

Dragonforce have announced that their new album will be called Extreme Power Metal and will be released September 27th via Metal Blade Records. Damien Rainaud produced the record at Mix Unlimited in California. Guitarist Herman Li commented on the release: “This album again combines the best of Dragonforce in an even bigger, more epic way than we […]

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DragonForce announce North American and European tour dates

Posted by on July 9, 2019

DragonForce have announced North American and European tour dates as the group plan to share a preview of “some very interesting news” sometime soon. These power metallers have been working on their follow up to 2017’s Reaching into Infinity as it wasn’t too long ago when guitarist Herman Li accidentally leaked part of a new […]

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