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Here's the brand new official video clip "Castor Skies", taken from SERIOUS BLACK's upcoming album "Mirrorworld" (out September 9th). The clip was directed by Rainer "Zipp" Fränzen.

After completing their US tour and playing major festivals, EKTOMORF will be on the road again in Europe October / November 2016 - with a killer set consisting of songs from the band’s latest album “Aggressor” and all their classic hits. Confirmed support acts are: Hemlock from the US, Hot Beaver from Hungary and Arise In Chaos from the US. Get your tickets and see you in the mosh pit!

They are back! After their phenomenal debut album "As Daylight Breaks" and extensive tours with HammerFall and later Gamma Ray, melodic power metal hopefuls SERIOUS BLACK return with their highly-anticipated sophomore album "Mirrorworld" on September 9th. Check out the "Mirrorworld" trailer teaser and the official lyric video "As Long As I'm Alive".

German rock band LETZTE INSTANZ is celebrating the biggest success of their career: the band's new album "Liebe im Krieg" has entered the official album chart in Germany on a sensational #4! Furthermore, a video clip for the song "Wir wind eins" has been released.

Swedish metallers EVERGREY have unveiled the second video clip off their upcoming album "The Storm Within": once again directed by Patric Ulleaus (rEVOLVER Film), "The Paradox Of The Flame" is a stunning ballad performed by Tom S. Englund and his wife Carina.

SOLUTION .45's new single and video "The Faint Pulse Of Light" is out now! Taken from the album "Nightmares In The Waking State - Part II", to be released on August 26th as CD and Vinyl

Swedish metallers EVERGREY have just unveiled their brand new video clip for "Distance", a song taken from the band's upcoming album "The Storm Within" (out September 9th).

The year 2015 started more than promising for fans of high class melodic metal: SERIOUS BLACK, a so-called “allstar band” appeared on the scene and dropped their highly acclaimed debut album ‘As Daylight Breaks’.

On January 29th 2016, swiss band SHAKRA released their album "High Noon" with old (and new) singer Mark Fox, which entered the swiss album charts at #2.

Check out the second single and video "Berserkerzorn" taken from the new album "Berserker", out on August 19th (EU) / September 16th (USA)!

The long-awaited live album from DIRKSCHNEIDER's "Back To The Roots Tour" will be released on October 28th as 2-CD DigiPak and triple vinyl in 4 different vinyl colors (black, gold, silber and clear) via AFM Records.

"Burn Up The Night", out on September 23rd (EU) / September 30th (US), is the fourth album by KRYPTOS, featuring amazing 80’s throwback cover art by Mattias Frisk, renowned for his stunning work with occult rockers Ghost.

LORDI reveal the cover artwork, title and tracklist of their new album "Monsterephonic (Theaterror Vs. Demonarchy)", to be released on September 16th (EU) / September 30th (USA)! The album is produced by Nino Laurenne (Apocalyptica, Stratovarius, Children Of Bodom, Amorphis).

ASENBLUT release the first song "Drachenblut" from their upcoming album "Berserker"(out on August 19th), watch the lyric video here.

AFM Records is pleased to announce the signing of HERMAN FRANK! The much acclaimed guitarist has written metal history with Accept and Victory amongst others

J.B.O. release the second single/video "Ich hätt gern mehr",  taken from their new album "11", out on July 8th

SOLUTION .45 release the first single and lyric video "Built On Sand"  from their upcoming album "Nightmares In The Waking State - Part II" (out on August 26th as CD and Gtf. Red Vinyl)!

2016 marks the 20th Anniversary for Germany-based metal label AFM Records. Being in the business for two decades now and working wi