Last Friday, German metal commandos PRIMAL FEAR re-released their first three studio albums – Primal FearJaws Of Death, and Nuclear Fire – on marbled vinyl, which can be ordered via the links below. Now the band has also announced that drummer Michael Ehré (Gamma RayThe Unity) has joined PRIMAL FEAR as their permanent new drummer with immediate effect. Michael will join the band on their EU summer festival tour and will also record the new PRIMAL FEAR album later this year, which marks the first one under their new contract with Nuclear Blast!

The band comments “We welcome Michael to the metal commandos and we’re proud to have you! Thanks to Francesco Jovino for 4 years rocking hard with us and travelling the world. Cesco, we wish you and your family only the best and good luck for your next projects.”

Michael Ehré states “I’m super happy to join PRIMAL FEAR! From the beginning I followed their career, have known the guys in the band for years and was always a big fan of their music! I’m really excited and can’t wait to hit the stage at Rock Fest in Barcelona.”

Vocalist Ralf Scheepers adds “What a drummer! I’ve known Michael for quite a while now and I have always followed his great work for the bands he was drumming for. I’m more than excited to share the stages of the world with such a talent and the wonderful person that he is. It’s fantastic to have you on board Michael!”

Order the re-issued vinyl here:
‘Primal Fear’ (light grey/black):
‘Jaws Of Death’ (beige/black):
‘Nuclear Fire’ (yellow/red):

You can also order PRIMAL FEAR‘s latest 7″ vinyl single, Crucify Me, here:
Get it digitally:
Listen to it over on YouTube

PRIMAL FEAR European live dates:
28.06. DE Saarbrücken – Altstadtfest
04.07. ES Barcelona – Rock Fest
14.07. CZ Vizovice – Masters of Rock
20.07. DE Balge – Rock das Ding Festival
03.08. SE Rejmyre – Skogsröjet
11.08. PO Vagos – Vagos Metal Fest
23.08. DE Busdorf – Baltic Open Air
26.10. CH Stans – UrRock
08.11. DE Weissenhäusser Strand/Ostsee – Metal Hammer Paradise

More info: