ACCEPT have achieved what few had predicted! With ‘Blood of the Nations’, they returned to the pantheon of heavy metal after a lengthy absence with a remarkable album. ‘Blood of the Nations” was a triumphant achievement that couldn’t have been any more successful or better received by fans and media alike. “Blood of the Nations” had eclipsed all expectations, being named Album of the Year in over 50 international “Best Of” lists and charted world wide higher than any previous ACCEPT release.We are now in February 2012. The long running rumors that ACCEPT had started work on a new record last fall turned out to be true. It has been a few weeks since ACCEPT indeed announced the completion of their new album with the title ‘Stalingrad’. And today, on Tuesday, February 28th,ACCEPT will officially unveil the first track as a teaser for their new masterpiece. At 10:00 o’clock, the title track to ‘Stalingrad’ will be available on ACCEPT’s YouTube channel in its entirety.‘Stalingrad’, the album, will be released in early April. It is already being hailed as the absolute prefect follow-up tot he record-breaking ‚Blood oft he Nations’. The first reviews from the German media are starting to hit the presses hard and fast:»Blood Of The Nations was ´metal album of the year 2010. ´ Stalingrad is a worthy follow-up!«ROCK HARD (D) / Götz Kühnemund»With Stalingrad the veterans show the juniors how to write classics!«HEAVY (D) / Martin Römpp»Stalingrad is definitely a contender the title ´Metal album of the year 2012’«RCN (D) / Jochen Albrecht
“Blind Rage” is Accept doing what Accept do best, powerhouse riff-laden melodic heavy metal. If it ain’t broken…don’t fix it. Easily a contender for album of the year.
Blind Rage is another strong addition to their canon, one fans of hard rock, thrash, and classic metal should be sure to check out.
Brilliant Video Review of ACCEPT BLIND RAGE By Coverkiller Nation, A fantastic display of pacing, songwriting and overall finesse.
First it was the Bulls, then the Lakers, and now ACCEPT. All of them can proudly list a three-peat on their résumés!!
Easily one of the top releases of the summer and this year and definitely a record that every metal fan should have!
It’s heavy metal at its purest and very best – you can’t help but keep on headbanging. Highly recommended. HardrockHaven.net
Blind Rage sees Accept continuing their march toward righteous, well-earned domination of the metal world. Metal Blast
Echoes and Dust – If you call yourself a heavy metal fan then you really don’t have any excuse at all for not listening to this.