It’s 2am. and my alarm is going off. It’s time to get up, pack up some gear and drive 3+ hours up to The Devils Punchbowl to document the making of the new ACCEPT music video. I’ll get to my story in a minute, but first, here is the story of the video shoot told by the man responsible, producer Dave Blass. I met Dave back in 2012 at the NAMM show in Anaheim where along with Scott Diussa we filmed a video clip of ACCEPT guitarist Wolf Hoffmann for Framus Guitars. Here is the story of how the video came about from Dave:
Great review of the new single Stampede from the upcoming album BLIND RAGE, thank you The Metal Voice!
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Music Enthusiast Magazine is running a readers poll, looking for the Most Remarkable Rock and Metal Career Relaunches. ACCEPT is up against other acts such as Van Halen, Rush, Iron Maiden, AC/DC and Deep Purple. Voting is open until July 7th and you can vote once per hour.
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Heavy Metal legends ACCEPT will release their new album Blind Rage on August 15 via Nuclear Blast Records. The influential group’s 14th studio album was produced by renowned audio engineer Andy Sneap (Megadeth, Napalm Death, Opeth) and is the follow-up to 2012′s Stalingrad, which debuted at #81 on the Billboard Top 200 chart and was hailed as “brilliant” and a record that “the traditional metalhead will really cherish” by Goldmine.
The first single from Blind Rage, “Stampede“, will precede the full-length album on July 11, available digitally and as a limited vinyl edition. The band recently filmed a video for “Stampede“, which will make its online premiere this summer. Continue reading…