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Denner / Shermann full length album to be released on June 24th, 2016.



Masters Of Evil – The first full length album by Denner / Shermann will be released by Metal Blade Records on June 24th, 2016.

The album will be released in a bunch of different versions:
* 180 gr. Black vinyl with poster.
* Mustard vinyl with poster.
* Red/Yellow splatter vinyl with poster, HRR mail order exclusive, Only 200 copies.
* CD with slipcase and patch.
* Digital download.



The artwork was created by Thomas Holm, the Swedish artist that also painted the artwork for albums like Mercyful Fate’s “Melissa”, “Don’t Break the Oath”, “9” and the first EP by Denner / Shermann – “Satan’s Tomb”.


The album contains eight new Denner / Shermann compositions that continue right where the EP left of. The First single – “Angel’s Blood” is available for streaming right now at:


Pre-order Masters Of Evil in various formats, please visit:


Masters Of Evil track list:
Angels Blood
Son Of Satan
The Wolf Feeds At Night
Pentagram And The Cross
Masters Of Evil
Servants Of Dagon
Escape From Hell
The Baroness



Denner / Shermann line-up:
Michael Denner – Guitars
Hank Shermann – Guitars
Sean Peck – Vocals
Snowy Shaw – Drums
Marc Grabowski – Bass

Denner / Shermann online:



Posted on May 30th, 2016 - 20:37

Snowy Shaw releases the long awaited DVD/CD live package!

Snowy Shaw performes songs from all his past bands. With guests like Michael Denner, Andy LaRocque, Pete Blakk and others.

A super deluxe fan-pack now available at for pre-order! Limited Edition 666 copies. Hand Numbered and signed by Snowy himself!



Posted on July 17th, 2014 - 11:51

New King Diamond compilation CD to be released.

A new King Diamond compilation CD, called Dreams Of Horror, will be released by Metal Blade this summer. “A career-spanning Double-Digi-CD with 23 of the best songs from the mighty King!”



Posted on May 27th, 2014 - 20:01

New European King Diamond Vinyl releases.

Metal Blade in Europe have released new vinyl versions of King Diamond’s “Deadly Lullabyes – Live” and “Give me Your Soul… Please”. They are both released in two versions each, two disc color vinyl sets with gatefold sleeve and poster. Pressed from the vinyl masters.

Deadly Lullabyes – Live (Clear vinyl)


Deadly Lullabyes – Live (Red/Black vinyl)


Give Me Your Soul Please (White/Red Splatter vinyl)


Give Me Your Soul Please (Transperant Ice Blue vinyl)


Posted on May 27th, 2014 - 19:55

New Mercyful Fate/King Diamond US vinyl releases.

Metal Blade in the US have released new vinyl versions of Mercyful Fate’s “Melissa” and “Don’t Break the Oath” and King Diamond’s “Abigail” and “Them”. They are released in 180 grams colored vinyl, 3000 units each.

King Diamond – “Them” – Release date: May 13, 2014


Mercyful Fate – Melissa – Release date: May 13, 2014


King Diamond – Abigail – Release date: May 27, 2014


Mercyful Fate – Don’t Break The Oath – Release date: May 27, 2014


Posted on May 27th, 2014 - 19:46

Re-Release of “No Presents For Christmas”-single.

News from

“Just in times for the holidays, “No Presents For Christmas” is being released on vinyl for the first time in over 25 years.  It is being released exclusively through independent retail as part of Record Store Day’s Black Friday.  For a store near you check out:



Posted on November 21st, 2012 - 21:00

Metal Blade announces official “Abigail II” re-release.

“Abigail II – The Revenge” will be re-released on November 13, 2012. This marks the 10 year anniversary of the original release back in 2002.

It will be limited to 1000 copies with gatefold sleeves, printed inner sleeves, two colour posters and there will be three different colours on the vinyl:

Splatter vinyl: 200 copies
Ochre vinyl: 300 copies
Purple vinyl: 500 copies

More info can be found on Metal Blade’s website.


Posted on November 20th, 2012 - 21:39

More info on the KD – Abigail II – The Revenge – Double vinyl release.

High Roller Records web shop now take pre-orders of the upcoming reissue of Abigail II – The Revenge on double splatter vinyl.

The disc will be released on december 14, 2012 and includes a poster and a gatefold sleeve.

Check out High Roller Records Web Shop for more info.

Posted on October 23rd, 2012 - 20:13

Upcoming releases

King Diamond – Abigail II – The Revenge (Metal Blade) will be re-released as a double color vinyl soon. With gatefold cover and poster. There will be a High Roller Records mail order exclusive edition, limited to 200 copies.

King Diamond – No Presents For Christmas, 12″ pictures disc will be officially available for the first time. It will be released on “Record Store Day presents Black Friday”, Friday November 23, 2012. Limited edition, with “Charon” on the b-side.

More info on these when available.

Posted on October 21st, 2012 - 22:30

Snowy Shaw – The Halloween Live Show 2012

Snowy Shaw will play all of his favorite songs by all of his former bands at Sparbankshallen, Varberg, Sweden on November 3rd, 2012. There will be Super Special appearances by Secret Gueststars and other surprises. Arranged by SS PROD & EVENEMANG VBG. Tickets and more information coming soon.

Check the following links for more info on this “no way I’m going to miss this”-gig:

Evenemang Varberg.SE
Rock Plektrum Varberg Facebook

The last time (and first) Snowy did a show like this back on May 27th, 2011, (at the Brewhouse, Gothenburgh, Sweden) he had the following guests on stage:

Andy LaRocque
Mike Wead
Hal Patino
Kee Marcello
Tomas Wikström
Mats Levén
MaryAnn Cotton

The show was recorded for a supposed album and DVD-release, but as of now the recoding is only available at iTunes and Spotify, still waiting for an actual album-release.

The Setlist from 2011 included songs from Mercyful Fate, King Diamond, Notre Dame and so on….

Complete setlist 2011:

Set 1

Intro: James Bond Theme
Black funeral (Mercyful Fate)
Typhon (Therion)
The book of heavy metal (Dream Evil)
Whether with or without (Illwill)
Progenies of the great apocalypse (Dimmu Borgir)
The candle (King Diamond)
Bouffon bloody bouffon (Notre Dame)
Vlad the impaler (Notre Dame)
Intro: The rhyme (Memento Mori)
The seeds of hatred (Memento Mori)
Snowy Shaw & Mannequin de Sade – Drum solo duet
I want you to want me (Cheap Trick)

Set 2

Intro: Halloween
Medley: Blood of Kingu / Muspelheim (Therion)
The candle (King Diamond, short interlude only)
Black birthday (Hip hip hooray) (Notre Dame)
A misconception of the french kiss (Notre Dame)
The sledge (Dream Evil)
Halloween (King Diamond)
Come to the sabbath (Mercyful Fate)
Made of metal w/ Book of heavy metal ending (Dream Evil) / Medley ends
XXX le masochiste
The eye of the witch (King Diamond)
Sleepless nights (King Diamond)
My friend (the end) (Dream Evil)
Singh Hai (Illwill)
Blacksmith & Co. (Notre Dame)
M.O.M. (Dream Evil)
To mega therion (Therion)
My generation (The Who)

What guests will there be this time? We’ll just have to wait and see…

Posted on April 22nd, 2012 - 14:56

Tour Date Updates

Mercyful Fate >>
Taastrup, Denmark
Edited: 2017-06-03

King Diamond >>
Copenhagen, Denmark
Edited: 2016-06-10

King Diamond >>
London, England, UK
Edited: 2016-06-10

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