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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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Dragonforce guitarist accidentally previews new song

Posted by on April 5, 2019

During a recent Twitch livestream, Dragonforce guitarist Herman Li almost leaked a new song. In an effort to mute someone, he accidentally played about 15 seconds of an instrumental piece before realizing what he had done. The snippet most likely comes from the band’s upcoming, as-yet-untitled eighth studio album. Back in October 2018, the band […]

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Overkill and Dragonforce added to first-ever MegaCruise

Posted by on October 25, 2018

The first-ever MegaCruise is scheduled to depart in Los Angeles on Sunday, October 13th, 2019 and run through October 18th. It will be quite a journey as the mega-metal extravaganza will run for five days and nights stopping in San Diego, CA and Ensenada, Mexico. Earlier this month, we got excited to see the first […]

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What’s the fastest metal song?

Posted by on May 25, 2018

The metal scene is full of top tens. Best, heaviest, loudest – they are all subjective and set the scene for debate that can rage for hours, weeks or even years – after all, nobody is really right or wrong. Fastest, though – surely that’s a measure we can pick apart and analyze, particularly in […]

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Sinsaenum to release new album in August, reveal new song “Final Resolve”

Posted by on May 18, 2018

Sinsaenum, the black/death metal outfit featuring Dragonforce’s Frédéric Leclercq, ex-Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison and Mayhem’s Attila Csihar have announced their forthcoming album Repulsion For Humanity will arrive on August 10th via earMUSIC. It is a follow-up to 2016’s Echoes of the Tortured and today (18th), they revealed the new song “Final Resolve.” Leclercq commented about […]

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Dragonforce premiere “Midnight Madness” video

Posted by on September 21, 2017

Dragonforce are gearing up for their upcoming European trek, which kicks off on October 4th. To celebrate this run, the group unleashed a new music video for the song “Midnight Madness,” taken from their latest effort Reaching Into Infinity, which was released this past May via earMUSIC. The video itself has more of a behind-the-scenes […]

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Review: DragonForce shreds St. Louis

Posted by on July 27, 2017

DragonForce comes to my area every 2-3 years and when it was announced they would play a small St. Louis club, I was immediately interested. The ticket prices were so low that I actually did some research to make sure it wasn’t a mistake. St. Louis is about a 4-hour round-trip for me and making […]

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