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German power metal act Orden Ogan are hard at work recording the band's fourth full length album "To The End" for release in April 2012 through AFM Records. The album follows the 2010 AFM Records release "Easton Hope." The album will mark the first album with new bassist
Niels Löffler (Sardonic/Ex-Predator) who replaced the recently departed Lars Schneider this year.
Song titles for the new album include the following:
"The Frozen Few"
"Land Of The Dead"
"The World Of Ice"
"To The End"
"The Things We Believe In"
"The Ice Kings"
"Till The Stars Cry Out"
More details are expected shortly.
AFM Records is celebrating its 15th Anniversary this year. In addition to a three CD compilation, the label has also put together an all-star lineup for a festival in Hamburg, Germany on November 26, 2011. The lineup for the show includes headliners U.D.O. along with Voodoo Circle, Orden Ogan, Kissin' Dynamite, Dark Age, The New Black, Lake Of Tears, A Life (Divided), Mob Rules, Byfrost, XStahlmann, Buried In Black, Black Messiah and Crystal Viper with a special act to be announced.
The special 15th Anniversary 3CD compilation will be released on October 28, 2011, but festival attendee's will receive the package free with a ticket purchase.
The track listing for the "AFM Records 15th Anniversary Compilation" is:
1. 24/7 (U.D.O.)
2. Avantasia (Avantasia) (Single Version)
3. The Black Mare (Dragonland) (Edit)*
4. Broken Hero (Iron Mask*)
5. Soulburn (Masterplan)
6. Temple Of Stone (Brainstorm)
7. Brotherhood Of Light (Morton)
8. Heavy Metal Never Dies (Iron Savior*)
9. Watching In Silence (Circle II Circle)
10. Night Of The Sin (Crystal Viper)
11. Dominator (Oz*) More...
A teaser trailer has been posted online for the upcoming 2011 edition of the Borsencrash Festival, which is set to take place on October 8th. You can check out the clip below. The currently announced lineup includes Freedom Call, Orden Ogan, At Vance, Motorjesus, Gun Barrel, and Ecliptica.
You can also find additional details by heading over to the Borsencrash festival's Facebook page.
Ukranian metal act Balfor is the latest band to be confirmed for the upcoming Dong Open Air festival, which will take place from July 14th - 16th, 2011. Additional details on the festival are available here. The currently announced band lineup and running order can be found below.
18:00 - 18:45 Crosshead (DE, Thrash)
19:05 - 19:50 Shraphead (NOR, Heavy Rock)
20:10 - 20:55 Bloodwork (DE, Melodic Death)
21:15 - 22:00 Motorjesus (DE, Heavy Rock)
22:20 - 23:20 Evile (UK, Thrash)
12:00 - 12:45 Harasai (DE, Melodic Death)
13:05 - 13:50 Past M.D. (DE, Hard Rock)
14:10 - 14:55 Ichor (DE, Death)
15:15 - 16:00 Contradiction (DE, Thrash)
16:20 - 17:05 Vogelfrey (DE, Folk Metal)
17:25 - 18:10 Virgin Snatch (PL, Thrash)
18:30 - 19:15 Balfor (UKR, Black Metal)
19:35 - 20:20 Artas (AUT, Thrash)
20:40 - 21:40 Hackneyed (DE, Death)
22:00 - OE Iced Earth (USA, Power Metal)
OE - ??:?? Ranz Böllner (DE, Heavy Metal)
12:00 - 12:45 Shellycoat (DE, Punkrock)
13:05 - 13:50 Symbolic (DE, Melodic Death)
14:10 - 14:55 Red Circuit (DE, Power Metal)
15:15 - 16:00 Canopy (SWE, Melodic Death)
16:20 - 17:00 Vulture Industries (NOR, Avant-Garde Black)
17:25 - 18:10 The Rotted (UK, Death / Grind)
18:30 - 19:15 Orden Ogan (DE, Power Metal)
19:35 - 20:20 Dew Scented (DE, Thrash)
20:40 - 21:40 Hatesphere (DK, Death/Thrash)
22:00 - OE Overkill (USA, Thrash)
OE - ??:?? After-Show
Heavy metallers Powerwolf have announced that they will be taking part in this year's edition of the Rockharz Open Air festival, set to take place between July 7-9, 2011 at Airport Ballenstedt in Harz, Germany.
The confirmed line-up includes:
END OF GREEN
HAIL OF BULLETS
THE NEW BLACK
Progressive metal act Orden Ogan has posted a new trailer online to promote its forthcoming tour of Europe, supporting Tiamat. you can view the trailer below:
ORDEN OGAN has just released the music video for the song "The Lords Of The Flies." The video was originally released in 2008, but has gotten a "facelift" because of the re-issue of their debut album "Vale," which will be released in a remixed and remastered version on November 12. The "Vale" re-release comes as a digipak and will include 4 bonus tracks and the music video. Watch the music video below:
Tiamat has announced an upcoming European tour alongside Orden Ogan and Stoneman. The currently announced dates are as follows:
25.11.2010 NL Patronaat Haarlem
26.11.2010 NL Baroeg Rotterdam
27.11.2010 GER Batschkapp Frankfurt
28.11.2010 NL Dynamo Eindhoven
29.11.2010 UK Underworld London
30.11.2010 FRANCE Trabendo Paris
01.12.2010 FRANCE Ferrailleur Nantes
02.12.2010 FRANCE Secret Place Montpellier
04.12.2010 GER Stadmitte Karlsruhe
05.12.2010 AT Bühne Innsbruck
06.12.2010 CH Z7 Pratteln
08.12.2010 BELGIUM Biebob Vosselaar
09.12.2010 GER Markthalle Hamburg
10.12.2010 PL CSG Gdansk
11.12.2010 PL Progresja Warsaw
12.12.2010 PL Mega Club Katowice
13.12.2010 CZ Faval Club Brno
14.12.2010 HUN Dürer Kert Budapest
15.12.2010 GER Backstage Munich
16.12.2010 GER Turock Essen
17.12.2010 GER AlteSpinnerei Glauchau
18.12.2010 GER Hof 23 Berlin
19.12.2010 GER Rosenhof Osnabrück
ORDEN OGAN has released their new music video that was filmed for the title track of the new album, "Easton Hope." Watch the music video below:
German power metallers Orden Ogan have posted their fifth studio report. This report covers the making of the music video for "We Are Pirates" off of their newest album "Easton Hope," which was released in January of 2010.
The song "We Are Pirates" is an homage to the band Running Wild and Guybrush Threepwood, a fictional character that rose to fame in the "Monkey Island" video game series. Majk Moti of Running Wild guests in the video as contributes guitar solos to the song as well.
The official report video is below, and an outtakes video is after the jump. You can find more Orden Ogan videos on their Youtube Channel.
German metal band Orden Ogan has posted a third video studio update blog regarding the progres of their upcoming album, "Easton Hope," which will be release in 2010 through AFM Records. Watch the update below:
German metal band Orden Ogan has posted a video studio update blog regarding the progres of their upcoming album, "Easton Hope," which will be release in 2010 through AFM Records. Watch the update below:
Orden Ogan has posted a video studio update blog regarding the progres of their upcoming album, "Easton Hope," which will be release in 2010 through AFM Records. Watch the update below:
Germany's new melodic/power/folk/progressive metal hope ORDEN OGAN will be release their new album, "Easton Hope," on January 22nd.
The band has uploaded a new sample track, "Nobody Leaves," on their MySpace page.
ORDEN OGAN have also been confirmed for Wacken Open Air 2010.
Swedish power metal band DREAM EVIL has revealed a brand-new studio album entitled “In The Night.” DREAM EVIL’s “In The Night” was produced at Sweden’s Studio Fredman (Dimmu Borgir, In Flames, HammerFall, etc.), which is owned by DREAM EVIL axeman Fredrik Nordström, and will be released via Century Media Records on January 25th, 2010 in Europe and January 26th, 2010 in North America.
The artwork was created by Gustavo Sazes (Arch Enemy, Firewind, Krisiun etc.). The tracklisting for “In The Night” is as follows:
02. In The Night
03. Bang Your Head
04. See The Light
07. On The Wind
08. The Ballad
09. In The Fires Of The Sun
10. Mean Machine
11. Kill, Burn, Be Evil
12. The Unchosen One More...
German power metallers Orden Ogan, who recently signed with AFM Records, have recorded a track titled "The Battle Of Waterloo" for "ReUnation - A Tribute To Running Wild." The tribute album is to be released on November 13, 2009 via Remedy Records. The track is now available for streaming at this location.
German metal band ORDEN OGAN has signed with the German label AFM Records.
ORDEN OGAN comments on their signing, "We always wanted to have a label that really believes in the band and gives 110% for ORDEN OGAN. We're very happy to announce that we signed in with AFM records and are absolutely sure that this is the right decision and the right Partner for ORDEN OGAN."
"AFM are one of the leading german metal labels as you can see when you take a look at the rooster: Doro, Destruction, UDO, Edguy and so on..." More...
German metal band, Orden Ogan, has issued the following studio update expressing the band's frustrations in the studio:
"It's unbelievable. We're in the studio TRYING to record the new stuff for the upcoming record 'EASTON HOPE.'
But somehow an evil spirit seems to be with us.
Let me give you some examples:"
"- starting to record first track. we realize that Seebs main guitar (Ibanez Paul Gilbert Signature 10th anniversary), also the best guitar available, is out of tune. oh, no. its not out of tune - it's tuned. what the..? mmh seems to be the fret intonation. Seems as if she didn't survive the flight back from NYC..." More...
Germany's Orden Ogan has posted a video clip of "We Are Pirates" at this location. The song comes off their upcoming record, "Easton Hope," which features MAJK MOTI (ex-RUNNING WILD).
A second tribute album to the German metal band Running Wild, which follows the first tribute album, is in the works, according to the webmaster of their official website. "It's been already almost four years since "The Revivalry - A Tribute To Running Wild" hit the light. Soon after that, its success began to grow progressively and it significantly led to the idea that a tribute album brought to a different level should come out, especially by bringing cover songs from the newer albums by Running Wild. And this time it is going to be like this!" The new and currently untitled tribute will contain songs from "The Rivalry" (1998), "Victory" (2000), "The Brotherhood" (2002) and "Rogues En Vogue" (2005). It will be released in fall of this year with graphic art done by Costin Chioreanu, who has worked for bands like Absu, Centinex, Demonical, Negura Bunget, Thunderstorm, and more. One of the first confirmed bands for the new tribute is Polish heavy metal band Crystal Viper, who will record their own version of "Libertalia." Other confirmed bands are Magica, Orden Ogan, Satanochio, Skiltron, and Thunderstorm.