Heavy Rotation is on a mission to present 10 of the best (recent) Heavy/Progressive/Power/Epic metal tracks that you must listen…

Curated by: Christos Doukakis

  1. ROAH is a French heavy/power metal band, founded in 2017 by the two brothers Clément and Pierre Afoumado, and ‘Old Friend‘ is their latest release and 2nd single. Authoriative!


  1. CJ Teffner is a celebrated songwriter, studio musician, producer, and mastering engineer. based in Phoenix, Arizona and ‘Resolve‘ is a killer, isntrumental, progressive metal track for planet “Riffogonia”! Immaculate!

  1. Melodic metal outfit Evernoir come from United States and ‘Welcome Back to the Darkness‘ is a good taster from their 2020’s album ‘Hearts Deception Pt 2‘.


  1. Aussies Raven Black Night recently unleashed the first single ‘Sheeba (Queen Of The Ravens)‘ off their upcoming full-length, with sharp vocals in the manner of Paul DiAnno or Ian Gillian. Get ready for a bold dose of  old-school heavy metal!

  1. Finnish melodic heavy metal band Mysterizer‘s ‘Alea Iacta Est‘ is an absolute, frenzy epic metal treat for endless headbanging! The single was mixed & mastered at Tico Tico studio by Ahti Kortelainen (Sentenced, Mors Principium Est, Sonata Arctica, Eternal Tears of Sorrow, etc.)

  1. Silverheart is a Melodic/Power metal band from Argentina and ‘Innuendo‘ is taken of their recently released EP, ‘Queens of Metal’, their humble tribute to one of the best rock bands in history.

  1. VANIK is a session musician, studio owner, and live guitarist for Midnight, an internationally-acclaimed, Cleveland-born band. and ‘The Creature‘ is the first sample from the upcoming album ‘III‘ (October 2nd). This is heavy metal madness for Halloween!

  1. Progressive metal with an alternative rock heart? Protest the Hero from Ontario, Canada reveal the answer!

  1. Arch Echo hail from Nashville, Tennessee and they claim to be “Melodic Riffers for our Prog needs“. Skillful, instrumental progressive metal/djent!

  1. Megaton Sword is an epic heavy metal band from Winterthur, Switzerland and ‘Songs of Victory‘ is from their highly anticipated debut album, ‘Blood Hails Steel – Steel Hails Fire‘, out in November.