We´re more than happy being back at the FULL FORCE FESTIVAL in 2020. This festival has a very special place in our hearts, we grew up here as fans and as a band. Get your tickets at So watch out! We´re coming home and we´re so looking forward to mosh and destroy with you guys!!!”


Back on track and ready to destroy! We‘re happy to appear at two legendary festivals on 2020.

"Corium" video release

Finally!! We are really happy about releasing a video to one of our favourite songs from ‘Wanderer’ before starting the German leg of the tour. We bring you “Corium”! Video By Iconographic :

Pre-order for our new record WANDERER is up!

As of now you can pre-order our upcoming record WANDERER! There are really nice bundles available at and Release date is September the 16th 2016! Especially vinyl junkies should be fast, some editions are very limited! There is also a trailer and even a brand new song called DOWNSHIFTER in the internet. Check it out and enjoy! Stay tuned for more news!!!

Working on a new record!!!

Yes, folks. Time has come again – we´re working on a new record! We´re about to enter studio and we will keep you updated on our progress. Yet, once in a while we will return to sunlight and play a few festivals all over Europe. Really looking forward to that as well! Oh and yeah, the soccer team we sponsor – FC Carl Zeiss Jena – plays vs. FC Bayern Munich in August in the German Cup! Thrilling times!!!!

Onward to 2016!!!

2016 will be one crazy year for HSB, we hope you guys will be with us!!! Some really cool festival shows are about to be booked, stay tuned, we will release a complete list pretty soon!

HSB / NAPALM DEATH Split "7 out now!!!

This is really a dream coming true! Our first vinyl “7 ever and it´s a split with the almighty NAPALM DEATH. Both Bands contribute an unreleased song! Get this baby at or from Century Media directly.

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HSB + PWD - European TOUR!

After touring South America, PARKWAY DRIVE and HEAVEN SHALL BURN decided to bring this package to  Europe! We had so much fun together on the road and we can´t wait to let you be part of this circus! Support will be nobody less than the almighty CARNIFEX + Australia´s newest sensation NORTHLANE!! See our tour-section for all european dates and ticket links! Also check – they sell really nice hard tickets for the best price! Pre-sale has already started and it´s going extremely well – so be fast!

One crazy year is ending!

2013 has been the most successful year for HSB so far! Thank you so much for pushing us forward, for moshing, screaming and sweating on our shows, for buying our records, for sending us messages, sweets, goodies and letters – to make it short: WE LOVE YOU for participating in this wonderful thing called HEAVEN SHALL BURN. It really means A LOT to us! We´re already getting ready for all the challenges 2014 will bring. First one will be our Co-Headlining tour with  PARKWAY DRIVE in South America and our first ever show in Mexico! A few really cool festivals are already confirmed as well! May 2014 be an exciting and happy year for all of you! Full speed ahead!  

Christian Bass to drum for HSB!

This is not really news, but we felt, that it is important to many HSB followers out there to really identify with the musicians in the bands you like. So we decided, to announce Chris Bass, who helped us out on drums during the last years already, as an official band member from now on! This means the band you´ll see on stage in future and on our upcoming VETO-Tour will be the same HSB line up that was around since quite some time already. Here are a few words from drummer Matthias: “Hi folks, as some of you might have noticed, due to some problems with my lower back, I haven’t been playing any shows with HSB in a while. People keep on asking me, about my current situation […]

Community and Meet and Greet Sign-In

Our Community is finally online! There will be exclusive content, competitions and special merch for you in the future. First things coming still this week! Sign in and stay informed! Right now you should join the community, if you´re proud owner of the VETO-ARMY-PASS: As of today you can sign up in the community for the Meet and Greet contest for our upcoming VETO-TOUR.

HSB VETO TOUR line up completed!!! Meet and Greet

We are very, very proud to announce the almighty DYING FETUS and Scotlands finest BLEED FROM WITHIN joining our VETO MMXIII Tour in November/December! So it´s HEAVEN SHALL BURN, HYPOCRISY, DYING FETUS and BLEED FROM WITHIN for less than 30 Euros! We fought really hard to make a fair ticket price possible! So what are you waiting for?! Get your tickets now. They sell extremely fast! Really looking forward to meet you guys in the pit! We know that many of you wait for closer info on our VETO-Tour Meet and Greet competition. There will be news very soon! We will make sure, that there is enough time for everybody to take part in it. So don´t be afraid of meet and greet news being released and all spots on the […]


We´re proud to annonce first dates for our upcoming VETO Tour. Our guests on this trip will be the almighty HYPOCRISY! It´s a huge honour to be on tour with this legendary band. There will be more supports bands and a bunch of more shows to be announced very soon! Tickets are available through And check our Tour section for the dates of course!  

HEAVEN SHALL BURN enters official German Album Charts on # 2 !!!

We´re so proud and first of all we have to thank YOU guys for getting VETO among the top 3 german records!!! Chart positions in other european countries have been really amazing as well. And before we forget: Thanks to everybody showing up and dancing at our release-shows in Leipzig, Vienna and Zürich! We had a great time. And sorry for the difficult sound in Leipzig – 15 min. before the show some metal unfriendly local residents called the police and they enforced a 99 db volume limit on us… Thanks for your understanding and moshing anyway!  

New Album "VETO" out now; new video for "Hunters Will Be Hunted" online

In order to celebrate the release of their new album, “VETO”, HEAVEN SHALL BURN have launched a new video for the album track “Hunters Will Be Hunted”. This video-clip was produced and directed by Film-M and Philipp Hirsch, who previously made the videos for HEAVEN SHALL BURN’s “Endzeit” and “Black Tears,” as well as the “Bildersturm” DVD and bonus DVD for “Invictus”. To watch “Hunters Will Be Hunted,” please click here Maik Weichert (guitars) comments about the video for “Hunters Will Be Hunted”: “The topic of the video is very important to us. No matter if it’s hobby hunters in our regions, tourists going hunting in Africa or the ineffable whalers that Sea Shepherd are luckily setting more and more bounds to – Theodor Heuss’ (first President of the Federal […]

New song and pre-orders online!

Check out to play our little soundpuzzle and download a track from our new album VETO! Or go to youtube, if you´re too lazy… Let us know what you think about the new tunes! You may also order VETO now: IMPERICON and EMP have their pre-orders online already! The vinyl version and the deluxe box of the record will feature an alternative mix, called “Blizzard Over England Mix” by nobody less than Colin Richardson. The story behind the strange name for the mix: We were ready to fly over to England and mix the record, but there was a huge snow chaos in the UK, no planes, no trains, roads blocked no way to get there. Colin was even snowed in and could not get out of the studio at all. So he […]

Entering studio!

Yes, we´re about to record a new album! All songs are written and we´re really happy with it! 100% HSB without compromise, but a few really cool surprises for you guys! Stay tuned for upcoming news – we´ll of course provide reports, studio-pics, pre-views and videos for you!

HSB - Anniversary

Okay folks, here is great news! HSB is playing a special 15th anniversary show in Saalfeld (Saale) on Dec. 21st. It will also be our 500th show!!! Order your tickets now – this is going to be sold out pretty soon! Even cooler: we will be supported by our friends CALIBAN! And to make it perfect: HSB is supporting CALIBAN on their 15th anniversary show on the 20th of Dec. in Bochum as well!

Hamburg Metal Dayz!

HSB in Hamburg! Im Rahmen der HAMBURG METAL DAYZ werden HSB eine Show spielen. Soooo lange ist die letze Sause dort zwar noch nicht her, aber wir werden einen guten Teil unserer Einkünfte der Wacken Foundation zukommen lassen, die auch unser Jugendclub-Metal-Projekt unterstützt. Also kommt rum und feiert mit für einen guten Zweck!!! HSB playing Hamburg this thursday, we´re gonna donate a good amount of our profits to the Wacken Foundation. So be there and have fun with us!!! Und dazu noch das date auf die Seite: 20.09.2012 Hamburg-Markthalle + Callejon+Neaera+Der Weg Einer Freiheit

Festivalseason is on!

Thanks so much to everybody who came to see our shows at this years summer-festivals so far – even at the more pop and rock like events there were lots of HSB warriors! With Full Force Festival was just crazy, seems like the thundergod was joining the HSB party that night – one of the most intense HSB gigs ever! We just added a really cool festival: check out this will be a great thing and a nice closing for our festival season 2012. August will be a busy month, as we´re playing festivals every weekend, so come along and support us – we need you especially at the pop/rock festivals, somebody has to show the hipster community how to mosh!!! So see you in the pit. Ein riesen […]