Feb 232019

Dutch based metalcore outfit Despicable Heroes performing ‘Broken’& ‘Walls’ live in Estrado, Harderwijk at Rocktoberfest, 2018, Video-footage from that show can be seen below. The band says:

“Can’t wait to destroy the stage again! Upcoming shows supporting Inferum, 2 Years to Apocalypse and The Monolith Deathcult:”

02.03 – De Kroepoekfabriek, Vlaardingen (Netherlands)
09.03 – Muziekpodium Stédsj, Barneveld (Netherlands)
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Jan 062019

Despicable Heroes‘s new EP “Echelon” will be released on January 12th.

The band states: “We’ll be debuting our new setlist next saturday at No Sleep Till Wieleman 3! In the mean time, make sure you check out our latest single: Echelon! “

The video for ‘Echelon’ can be watched below. Continue reading »

Jul 062018

The programming of the 11th edition of the Brainstorm Festival is steadily taking shape. Power Quest (UK), Angel Nation (UK) and Despicable Heroes (NL) have been added to the line-up of the event that will take place on Friday 9 and Saturday 10 November 2018 in Gigant, Apeldoorn. The headliner of the festival will follow, as will many other bands.

With Power Quest, Brainstorm Festival brings DragonForce‘s ‘brother’ into its home. The English band was founded by Steve Williams, who was active in the early years at DragonForce. Power Quest also knows how to play infectious power-metal. Since their come-back in 2016 it’s the band for the wind, as witnessed by the strong album “Sixth Dimension”.

Angel Nation (pictured) has no less than Elina Siirala standing behind the microphone. Nowadays we also know this Finnish singer from Leaves’ Eyes, but Angel Nation is her first love. Like Power Quest, Angel Nation has released a new album through Innerwound Recordings, and the hit single ‘Burn The Witch’ is driving the gothic-metal band to ever-increasing heights. Continue reading »

May 262018

Last month metalcoreband Despicable Heroes took another big step in their career: the band won the Metal Battle 2018. Therefore the gentlemen were allowed to play on the annual “Hemelvaart Metal Fest” that took place on May 10th in Apeldoorn (Netherlands). Quality filmed video footage of that show can be watched below.

Their new EP “Arrival” has been released on Dec. 4th.“Arrival” shows the full potential of the band with low-tuned riffing, ground-shaking breakdowns and catchy sing-a-longs. The Band Welcomes Koen Vroom (Ashes of Many) as their new Frontman. Packed with energy and a powerful message the band sets sail for their brand new chapter.

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Dec 022017

Hardcore/Metalcore band Despicable Heroes have released a new single ‘Broken’ Check out the lyric video below. The track appears on their upcoming EP “Arrival” which will be released on Dec. 16th.

The track is available for free download through their bandcamp page. If you want to support the band, make a small donation and name your prize. The band would appreciate that. Continue reading »