Featuring Jake E (ex-Amaranthe), Jesper Strömblad (ex-In Flames), Euge Valovirta (ex-Shining) and Alex Landenburg (Rhapsody), modern melodic metallers Cyhra have just dropped their brand new album, No Halo’s In Hell, through Nuclear Blast.

For a bit of fun, Jake and Euge from the band sat down to record this exclusive “Battle of the Bands” video clip where they pit some of rock’s heavyweights against each other. So, if you fancy checking out how Journey fared against Foreigner or Def Leppard against Van Halen, watch the clip here:

The band are heading out on the road shortly in support of the album (which you can pick up in various formats from Nuclear Blast. Digested this slice of modern metal, check out the band when they hit the road with label mates Battle Beast:

Upcoming Tour Dates:

11/19 – Aschaffenburg – Colos-Saal
11/21 – Braunschweig – Westand
11/22 – Bremen – Aladin Music Hall
11/23 – Herford – X
11/24 – Eindhoven – Dynamo
11/25 – Birmingham – O2 Academy 2
11/27 – Dublin – Button Factory
11/28 – Manchester – Club Academy
11/29 – Glasgow – Slay
11/30 – London – ULU Live
12/01 – Kortrijk – De Kreun
12/03 – Wörgl – Komma
12/04 – Ravensburg – OberschwabenKlub
12/06 – Geiselwind – Christmas Bash
12/07 – Oberhausen – Ruhrpott Metal Meeting
12/08 – Augsburg – Kantine
12/11 – Salzburg – Rockhouse
12/12 – Lausanne – Les Docks
12/13 – Zurich – Dynamo
12/14 – Karlsruhe – Knock Out Festival

You can also check out their recent video for the track “Battle From Within”:

I have an unhealthy obsession with bad horror movies, the song Wanted Dead Or Alive and crap British game shows. I do this not because of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle it affords me but more because it gives me an excuse to listen to bands that sound like hippos mating.