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HAMMER KING Set For New Album Konig und Kaiser

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Wednesday, January 17, 2024 @ 9:54 AM


Out March 22 Via Napalm Records; First Single, Video "Hailed By The Hammer" Now Streaming

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Photo Credit: Anne Swallow

Heavy power metal in the name of the mighty HAMMER KING!

German heavy metal/power metal unit HAMMER KING are back with a brand-new bombastic full-length full of true headbanger hits! The new offering, entitled Konig und Kaiser, continues the storyline of the band paying homage to the mighty Hammer King, and is set for release on March 22, 2024 via Napalm Records. Today, HAMMER KING unleash the first new album single, "Hailed By The Hammer", together with an official music video!

HAMMER KING, led by ex-ROSS THE BOSS vocalist Titan Fox, was formed in 2015 and has convinced the scene with their previous offerings and live performances at Summer Breeze Open Air and beyond, following their highly acclaimed 2022 release Kingdemonium. On Konig und Kaiser, the band is flanked by noteworthy guest features from the likes of The Tribune of label mates WARKINGS, with whom HAMMER KING is heading out on a huge European tour in spring 2024. Check out "Hailed By The Hammer" below and make sure to pre-order your copy of Konig und Kaiser!

HAMMER KING on Konig und Kaiser:

"Welcome to the era of KOnig und Kaiser!

2024 will be a busy year for HAMMER KING as we are blessed to release our new album, Konig und Kaiser, at the very beginning of our first big tour. We will join the mighty WARKINGS for 14 shows through central European countries and will make sure we Hail as many new fans as possible with the King's mighty Hammer!

Therefore, here it is, the kick-off single for the next chapter in the legend of the HAMMER KING: "Hailed By The Hammer". Thou all shalt be!

See you on tour, God bless the King."

Watch the video for "Hailed By The Hammer" on KNAC.COM HERE.

Hammering, fast-running double kick drums meet speed riffing on the 10 new metal hymns, crowned by memorable sing-along choruses that are meant to be sung with a fist raised in the air. On Konig und Kaiser, HAMMER KING continue their collaboration with Charles Greywolf (of genre giants POWERWOLF), who recorded the new album at Studio Greywolf and produced it together with singer Titan Fox. Konig und Kaiser was mixed and mastered by Jacob Hansen at Hansen Studios, infamous for his work with bands such as AMARANTHE, ARCH ENEMY and VOLBEAT, to name a few. The album artwork is once again created by Peter Sallai.

With Konig und Kaiser, HAMMER KING presents yet another powerful album that is sure to cement the band's standing in the scene. Join HAMMER KING in worshiping the Hammer King!

Konig und Kaiser Track List:

  • "Hailed By The Hammer"
  • "The Devil Will I Do"
  • "Konig und Kaiser (feat. The Tribune)"
  • "Future King"
  • "Kingdom of Hammers and Kings"
  • "War Hammer"
  • "Divided We Shall Fall"
  • "Kings of Arabia"
  • "I Want Chaos"
  • "Gates of Atlantia"
Bonus Tracks:
  • "The Last of the 7 Wars" (Bonus Track)
  • "Konig und Kaiser - Titan" (Bonus Track)
  • "Konig und Kaiser - The Tribune" (Bonus Track - feat. The Tribune)
Konig und Kaiser will be available in the following formats:
  • 1-CD Digipak
  • 1-LP Gatefold Vinyl
  • Digipak + Shirt
  • Digital Album
HAMMER KING live:
Supporting WARKINGS on "For King and Crown Tour 2024"
  • 21.03.24 DE - Essen / Turock
  • 22.03.24 DE - Hamburg / Knust
  • 23.03.24 DE - Berlin / Lido
  • 04.04.24 DE - Saarbrucken / Garage
  • 05.04.24 FR - Paris / Petit Bain
  • 06.04.24 DE - Aschaffenburg / Colos Saal
  • 12.04.24 CH - Pratteln / Z7
  • 13.04.24 AT - Worgl / Komma
  • 14.04.24 DE - Nuremberg / Hirsch
  • 18.04.24 DE - Munich / Backstage
  • 19.04.24 DE - Leipzig / Hellraiser
  • 26.04.24 DE - Essen / Turock
  • 27.04.24 NL - Helmond / Cacaofabriek
  • 28.04.24 NL - Harlem / Patronaat


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