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Highlord, hailing from Turin (IT), plays heavy/power metal with progressive and symphonic influences and will release a new album later this year via Massacre Records.
Horror movie buffs may have already heard a few Highlord songs featured in "The Werewolf Chronicles" and "Blood Of The Werewolf." Besides writing, recording and performing original tracks, the band has also contributed songs to Manowar, Helloween and Stratovarius tribute albums.
The band is currently adding finishing touches to this upcoming 8th album, which is set to be released in summer 2016. Stay tuned for more info! More...
Italy's Highlord is currently working on the songs for an eighth album, which is projected for release in late 2015, and the band is turning to the fans to help make that a reality.
If you'd like to join in on the album's crowd funding campaign, see all the perks available for doing so at IndieGogo here. Highlord 2015 is:
Andrea Marchisio - Vocals
Francesco Lombardo - Guitars
Massimiliano Flak - Bass
Emanuele “Mr. Triton” Salsa - Keyboards
Luca “T-1000” Pellegrino - Drums More...
Highlord has posted the following message online about splitting with guitarist Stefano Droetto:
"We are delivering this press release to officially announce that we have parted ways with our guitar player and founding member Stefano 'Sted' Droetto.
"Highlord want to point out that this inconvenience will not stop our musical activity. Actually, we are booking auditions to find our new guitar player; furthermore, we have already composed for the most part the music of what will be our next CD after 2013's 'The Warning After.'
"We wish Sted good luck for his future activities, and we thank him for his contribution, that has been essential for the activity of our band so far.
"Once again: Stay High!" More...
Italian power metal act Highlord has posted a preview clip online for upcoming album "The Warning After," due for release via Punishment 18 Records next month. Check out the video below. To hear more from Highlord, head over to the band's Facebook profile here.
The Italian metal act HIGHLORD finished the recording of their fourth album entitled "Medusa¹s Coil" at New Sin Studios. The new album will be released in May 04.
Here is "Medusa¹s coil" tracklisting: More...
The Italian metal act HIGHLORD is just finishing the recording of their fourth album entitled "Medusa's Coil" at New Sin Studios , the new album will be released on May 04.
HIGHLORD "MEDUSA´S COIL" Tracklisting: More...
Highlord will enter at New Sin Studios (Labyrinth, Dark Moor) in January 04 for the recording of their fourth album, 'Medusa¹s Coil'. Highlord is one of the more representative bands in the Italian scene and this album will show the real potential of this band.'Medusa¹s Coil' will be released in May 04.