PRIMAL FEAR – to return to Latin American & Japanese stages with new album »Code Red« &
to kick off European release tour next week; ‘Cancel Culture’ track / lyric video available for pre-saving!

‘Another Hero’ is the title of one of leading German heavy metal group PRIMAL FEAR‘s two preview tracks off their upcoming album »Code Red« (to be released on September 1, 2023 through Atomic Fire). But is that all the world needs? No, fans worldwide also need “another tour” – and PRIMAL FEAR deliver! That’s why they are set to perform their new material alongside select classic tracks live on stage once again this autumn: Kicking off in the form of a first European leg with special guests THE UNITY starting next week, the band have also announced their return to Latin American shores. Comprising a total of 9 appearances, the trek will lead PRIMAL FEAR from Brazil‘s MaranhĂŁo Open Air (October 21) to Argentina, Chile, Costa Rica, Colombia and Peru before concluding at Monterrey‘s renowned Mexico Metal Fest on November 10. Japanese metalheads don’t have to worry either as they will play three shows in the land of the rising sun (Tokyo, Nagoya & Osaka) in early 2024. More information can be found below and at!

In addition, the German metal commandos are proud to unveil that another new track is about to hit listeners heavily on the same day as their new album will hit the stores of the globe. ‘Cancel Culture’ will be available from September 1 and promises to “set new standards in the matter of heavy metal,” according to‘s Frank Wilkens. Don’t miss it & pre-save the song now, here:

The song will be supported by a lyric video which was crafted by Ingo Spörl (Hard Media; Don’t miss its YouTube premiere on Thursday, August 31, 2023 @ 4PM CEST:


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»Code Red« European Tour – Part 1
Presented by Radio Bob!, Metal Hammer, Rock It!, Metaltix,
musix, Level10Music, Break Out, ITM & Atomic Fire

01.09.2023 DE Stuttgart – Im Wizemann (Halle) [TICKETS]
02.09.2023 DE Memmingen – Kaminwerk [TICKETS]
03.09.2023 DE Naila – Frankenhalle [TICKETS]
05.09.2023 DE Munich – Backstage (Werk) [TICKETS]
06.09.2023 DE Bochum – Zeche [TICKETS]
07.09.2023 DE Frankfurt – Batschkapp [TICKETS]
09.09.2023 CH Sion – Le Port Franc [TICKETS]
10.09.2023 CH Pratteln – Z7 [TICKETS]

Venus Concerts proudly presents:
»Code Red« Latin American Tour 2023
21.10.2023 BR SĂŁo LuĂ­s – MaranhĂŁo Open Air [TICKETS] *NEW*
26.10.2023 BR Curitiba – Tork ‘n Roll [TICKETS] *NEW*
28.10.2023 BR Limeira – Mirage Eventos [TICKETS] *NEW*
31.10.2023 AR Buenos Aires – Arena Sur [TICKETS] *NEW*
01.11.2023 CL Santiago – Blondie Club [TICKETS] *NEW*
04.11.2023 CR San JosĂ© – Pepper Club [TICKETSCOMING SOON!] *NEW*
05.11.2023 CO BogotĂĄ – Ace of Spades-club [TICKETSCOMING SOON!] *NEW*
07.11.2023 PE Lima – CC Festiva [TICKETSCOMING SOON!] *NEW*
10.11.2023 MX Monterrey – Mexico Metal Fest [TICKETS] *NEW*

»Code Red« Japan Tour 2024
30.01.2024 JP Tokyo – Spotify O-East [TICKETS] *NEW*
31.01.2024 JP Nagoya – Club Quattro [TICKETS] *NEW*
01.02.2024 JP Osaka – Umeda Club Quattro [TICKETS] *NEW*

More dates to be added soon…!

Pre-order »Code Red« in the physical format of your choice (see below!), pre-save it on your favourite DSP or pre-order it digitally to receive ‘Deep In The Night’ and ‘Another Hero’ instantly now, here:

The album will be available in the following formats:

– Atomic Fire Records mailorder exclusive bundles (cd-digipak, vinyl, t-shirt, lighter)
– CD-digipak
– 2LP in gatefold (various colours)
– digital

»Code Red« – Track Listing:

01. Another Hero
02. Bring That Noise
03. Deep In The Night
04. Cancel Culture
05. Play A Song
06. The World Is On Fire
07. Their Gods Have Failed
08. Steelmelter
09. Raged By Pain
10. Forever
11. Fearless

Cover Artwork by Stan W. Decker

ICYMI: (Re-)watch PRIMAL FEAR‘s latest music videos which were directed by Ubik Media (!

‘Deep In The Night’:
‘Another Hero’:

Don’t forget to subscribe to Atomic Fire Records on YouTube to stay updated & to listen to ‘Deep In The Night’ as well as other new tracks in the »AFR New Releases« playlist on Spotify:

The album was produced by bassist/vocalist Mat Sinner and co-produced by vocalist Ralf Scheepers as well as guitarist Tom Naumann before long-time PRIMAL FEAR companion Jacob Hansen took care of its mixing and mastering at his own Hansen Studios in Denmark once again after being recorded in Kempten, Germany at Sebastian “Basi” Roeder‘s Backyard Studios, with helping hands of Scheepers and Mitch Kunz. Additionally, Stan W. Decker (»Angels Of Mercy – Live In Germany« (2017), »Apocalypse« (2018), and »I Will Be Gone« (2021) by PRIMAL FEAR etc.) provided magnificent artwork.