Nuclear Blast is the world leading independent Heavy Metal label as well as the top address for mailordering CDs, Vinyls, Tickets, Merchandise like bandshirts, girlie shirts, accessories and a lot more concerning the Heavy Metal scene. The label, which is specialized on Heavy Metal, hosts Heavy Metal icons such as Eluveitie, Accept, Blind Guardian, Epica, Hammerfall, Nightwish and Tuomas Holopainen, Kataklysm, Meshuggah, Sepultura, Dimmu Borgir, Amorphis, Edguy, Anthrax, Wintersun, Rhapsody, Unleashed, Exodus, Doro, Deathstars, Machine Head, Overkill, Epica, Immortal, Agnostic Front, Sonata Arctica and some more main acts from Death Metal, Thrash Metal, Black Metal, Gothic, Hard Rock, Doom, Hardcore, Symphonic Metal, Power Metal, Pagan Metal and Progressive Metal. The associated mailorder where you can buy more than 30,000 different merchandise articles releases the legendary BLAST! Magazine quarterly, which is, being the mailorder catalogue, not only useful for the die hard fans of the legendary Heavy Metal label, but also offers the latest metal fan gear for those who are interested in merchandise as such.

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EQUILIBRIUM – second album trailer released

EQUILIBRIUM – second album trailer released

2014-04-17 - German Epic Metal pioneers EQUILIBRIUM have just released the second trailer for their upcoming new masterpiece “Erdentempel”. Check it out here. ...

ACCEPT - announce »BLIND RAGE« tour 2014

ACCEPT - announce »BLIND RAGE« tour 2014

2014-04-17 - Hardly any other band has influenced the Heavy Metal genre as much as German legends ACCEPT! Classics albums such as »Restless And Wild« (1982), »Balls To The Wall« (1983) ... Details

ANTI-MORTEM – band discuss their Southern ...

ANTI-MORTEM – band discuss their Southern ...

2014-04-17 - Oklahoma natives and saviours of southern-infused hard rock ANTI-MORTEM are set to release their new album »New Southern« in just over a week. In anticipation of the band's... Details



2014-04-17 - DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER have now uploaded a teaser whetting our appetite for the upcoming "Freiheit Gleichheit Brüderlichkeit" (English: LIBERTY, EQUALITY, FRATERNITY) ... Details

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We are the only metal label with an own big mailorder section. All our artists are supported with the mailorder devotedly, as well. Each year we release four issues of our catalogue, the Blast!-Magazine. Since September 2005, the print run for each issue is 200,000 and can be bought at most newspaper stores. Of course, it is shipped all over Europe.

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