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January 2017 will see the worldwide release of the EP Vengeance of the Slain by FORSAKEN AGE on Metal Hell Records! Hailing from Auckland, New Zealand FORSAKEN AGE is traditional heavy metal for fans of classic acts like MANOWAR, RUNNING WILD, HELLION, DORO…
Formed in 2009 FORSAKEN AGE cast their eye over a scene that was quick to forget the very essence of Heavy Metal and it’s origins. Heavy Metal was fast becoming a memory from a forgotten age. FORSAKEN AGE made the call for all heavy metal warriors to stand together, make their mark and battle to keep true metal alive
FORSAKEN AGE released their debut album “Back From Extinction” in 2012, signaling the band’s intention and desire to honor only the true warriors of steel. This was followed by two New Zealand tours and a tour with Ripper Owens. From there the band went from strength to strength as a live act supporting Nightwish, Korpiklanni, Alestorm and many Australian touring bands. So far having played a number of festivals in New Zealand and Australia including Steel Assassins – True Metal Festival. The road will call again in 2017.
2017 will see the worldwide release of the EP Vengeance of the Slain on Metal Hell Records on CD & Digital formats. True to form the EP is traditional heavy metal - sounding a call to metal warriors everywhere!