Vote for ACCEPT – Most Remarkable Rock and Metal Career Relaunches

Vote for ACCEPT – Most Remarkable Rock and Metal Career Relaunches

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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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Metal Legends ACCEPT to Release New Album Blind Rage August 15

Metal Legends ACCEPT to Release New Album Blind Rage August 15

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Exclusive U.S. Tour Dates in Los Angeles, Las Vegas and New York City Announced

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…


ACCEPT HEADLINE “A NIGHT TO REMEMBER” AT THE MIGHTY WACKEN OPEN AIR – 25th Anniversary – IN GERMANY JULY 31st 2014

ACCEPT HEADLINE “A NIGHT TO REMEMBER” AT THE MIGHTY WACKEN OPEN AIR – 25th Anniversary – IN GERMANY JULY 31st 2014

ACCEPT HEADLINE "A NIGHT TO REMEMBER" AT THE MIGHTY WACKEN OPEN AIR - 25th Anniversary -  IN GERMANY JULY 31st 2014

Accept at W:O:A 2014 – “Restless and Wild/ Best of” Show

Today we proudly present: Accept.

After 10 years of absence the band from Germany returns to the Holy Wacken Ground.

Founded in the 70’s Accept are pioneers in terms of metal music and have gained cult status by now.

The band will be playing a special Restless and Wild/ Best Of set. Restless and Wild was their fourth studio album which has had a great impact on the world of metal not only because Fast as a Shark is considered to be the very first speed metal song at all. We are thrilled to see them play their epic show. This will definitely be a “Night to Remember”!

We are going to celebrate our anniversary as promised with bands from all the different stages of the festival history. As always it is our goal to bring you a good mixture of old metal veterans and some fresh blood. We think this makes the perfect Line-up for a 25th Anniversary!

We are very happy to have such bands as 5th AvenueAxe ‘n SexSacred Season or Skyline in our Line-up because they performed at the very first Wacken Open Air and therefore laid the basis for the festival itself.

Other companions like SaxonMotörheadKreatorHammerfall and Tobi Sammet of Avantasia + special guests will perform live on stage due to our jubilee. Accompanied by some newcomers and bands which haven’t played at the festival in a long time, for example MegadethKing Diamond or Carcass.

25 years of Wacken Open Air – a journey through time and metal history – be prepared and get excited for the greatest heavy metal party of the year!!