Silence has been reigning in the camp of Swedish adventure metallers TWILIGHT FORCE since they conquered European stages once again as support to DRAGONFORCE last autumn. Whilst secretly working on
June 7, 2018 by Slayanys Maniax
Following up the worldwide top 10 video chart success “Act I”, TARJA and earMUSIC recently announced the release of the long-awaited follow up “Act II” this summer. A new teaser video can be seen below. The first
June 7, 2018 by Kris Murias
Recording has finished for the next upcoming album by Finnish melodic deathers Omnium Gatherum. Titled “The Burning Cold“, it will be released on August 31st. Comments guitarist and songwriter, Markus Vanhala:
June 6, 2018 by Nikki Katsi
Epic metallers WINTERSUN will return to North America this September for a headlining tour in support of their latest album, ‘The Forest Seasons‘. Joining them are the Australian-progressive-extreme-metal- powerhouse NE
June 4, 2018 by Slayanys Maniax
Finland’s most famous monsters LORDI have revealed today the first details of their upcoming European tour titled “Sextourcism“. The band will be supporting the release of their new studio album “Sexorcism“,
June 1, 2018 by Kris Murias
»Queen Of Time« (Nuclear Blast), the latest offering of melancholic progressive metallersAMORPHIS entered the charts worldwide, including #1 in Finland! In Germany, Finland, France, Switzerland, UK and USA they even improved their chart result
June 1, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
Helsinki based melodic death metal band Dead Shape Figure has releases a new single ”Bolt Of Chaos And Creation” from their upcoming full length album ”Cacoëthes” to be released on
May 31, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
Finnish doom betal band SWALLOW THE SUN announced Juho Räihä as their official second guitarist. This announcement follows the recent departure of their long term guitarist Markus Jämsen. The news was posted
May 31, 2018 by Slayanys Maniax
Swedish metallers SOILWORK have completed work on their eleventh album at Nordic Sound Lab studios in Skara, Sweden with producer Thomas “Plec” Johansson. The follow-up to 2015’s “The Ride Majestic” is tentatively due in late 2018 or
May 30, 2018 by RichardCadaver
After taking the world of rock music by storm with last year’s surprise hit »Amber Galactic«, which was nominated for a Swedish Grammy and accompanied by a European tour that left
May 30, 2018 by Kris Murias
Finnish northcore band ATLAS released a new single with a brutal video! The band shows off their heavier side with their latest single ‘The Catalyst’. The song takes the listener on a
May 30, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
The mighty Iron Maiden is playing their second consecutive show in Helsinki tonight, and Oceanhoarse, a new Finnish heavy metal band consisting of past members of Amoral, MyGrain and For
May 29, 2018 by Slayanys Maniax
This year, Swedish powerhouse IN FLAMES will once again invade Europe’s major festivals such as Alcatraz and headlining the legendary Wacken Festival. For IN FLAMES, this summer will also mark the inauguration of their first annual two-day-festival, BORGHOLM BRINNER (Borgholm
May 29, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
DIMMU BORGIR have announced that Swedish bass player Victor Brandt (ENTOMBED A.D., FIRESPAWN) has officially joined the team. The symphonic black metal titans will play their first show since 2012 in June and
May 28, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
Swedish Death Metal supergroup BLOODBATH announced that all the dates off their upcoming North American tour, including their appearance at Maryland Deathfest, have been postponed. The band explained the situation
May 27, 2018 by Slayanys Maniax
»Queen Of Time«, the latest offering of melancholic progressive metallers AMORPHIS, was released a week ago via Nuclear Blast! The album has now reached #4 in the official German charts, which marks their highest
May 25, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
Following up the worldwide top 10 video chart success “Act I”, TARJA and earMUSIC are happy to announce the release of the long-awaited follow up “Act II” this summer. Filmed during Tarja’s world tour “The Shadow Shows”, during
May 25, 2018 by Kris Murias
Their very first, 2-month European headline tour, a Latin American headline tour, 2 UK headline tours, supporting the legendary EUROPE in the European mainland & Scandinavia, performing at 60+ festivals…
May 25, 2018 by RichardCadaver
Finnish cinematic metal band DARK SARAH will release a new album called “The Golden Moth” on September 21st in Europe and North America via Inner Wound Recordings. “The Golden Moth” is
May 24, 2018 by Kris Murias
Norwegian avant-garde metallers ENSLAVED are heading out to conquer new territories! For the first time since the release of their latest masterpiece »E«, the band will perform their epic new tracks on Japanese
May 24, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
Just two months left until IN FLAMES‘ first annual festival, Borgholm Brinner, takes place, July 27th – 28th, at historical Borgholm Castle on the island of Öland. As the Swedish summer lures just around
May 23, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
Epic metallers WINTERSUN played their first “by request” shows in Finland last month, where their fans could vote the set list for each concert. Due to their great reception, the
May 23, 2018 by Slayanys Maniax
The second single from guitar hero Euge Valovirta (CYHRA, ex-SHINING, GODSPLAGUE, SUBURBAN TRIBE, DRIVE) upcoming solo album has been released. The album, titled “Easy Does It” , will be released on August 24th.
May 21, 2018 by Kris Murias
The new PROFANE OMEN single “War Boy” featuring Ville Sorvali (Moonsorrow), Mahi Toivonen (Ensiferum), Mathias Lillmåns (Finntroll, Magenta Harvest) & Jonne Järvelä (Korpiklaani) has just been released on May 18. “War
May 21, 2018 by steelrain
Grammy Award-winning rock band GHOST have released the official music video for “Dance Macabre” off its forthcoming fourth sacred psalm, “Prequelle”. The song is available to stream in its entirety for a limited time exclusively
May 19, 2018 by RichardCadaver
Finnish folk metal band VERIKALPA released a new music video from their critically acclaimed debut album “Taistelutahto“. Watch “Viinapiru” here: Band comments: “HEAR YE HEAR YE! Now you officially have
May 18, 2018 by Kris Murias
After taking the world of rock music by storm with last year’s surprise hit »Amber Galactic«, which was nominated for a Swedish Grammy and accompanied by a European tour that left fans speechless,
May 18, 2018 by Kris Murias
FLAT EARTH, the new band featuring former HIM members Mikko “Linde” Lindström(guitar) and Mika “Gas Lipstick” Karppinen (drums) alongside ex-AMORPHIS bassist Niclas Etelävuori and POLANSKI singer Anttoni “Anthony” Pikkarainen, has released the official video for its first single, “Blame”. The song is
May 18, 2018 by RichardCadaver
Melodic metal masters release their third full length album next week Founded 1993 in Finnish city of Mikkeli, Dyecrest has today released it’s third single from their upcoming full length
May 17, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
Swedish visionary metallers SOILWORK are currently in the studio, recording their 11th album, the follow-up to 2015’s critically acclaimed »The Ride Majestic«. Singer Björn “Speed” Strid previously stated: “On this new album we have gone
May 17, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
Forget everything you thought you knew, because FOLLOW THE CIPHER are ready to herald in a new musical era and crash through the dimensions of our universe to steal your breath. Despite
May 16, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
Sweden’s melodic death masters At The Gates have released a new music video from their upcoming album “To Drink From The Night Itself.” Titled “Daggers Of Black Haze“, you can
May 15, 2018 by Nikki Katsi
Holland’s own black metal ghosts Carach Angren have announced their first ever headlining shows in North America, for this upcoming Autumn. Titled Pitch Black Horror Over North America, support will
May 14, 2018 by Nikki Katsi
Swedish black metallers MARDUK have released another new song called “Equestrian Bloodlust”. The track is taken from the band’s upcoming album, “Viktoria”, which will be released on June 22 via Century Media Records. The effort
May 12, 2018 by steelrain
IMMORTAL unveils the title track ‘Northern Chaos Gods’ from their upcoming album which will be released on July 6th 2018 by Nuclear Blast Records. The song premiere comes in form of a first
May 11, 2018 by Kris Murias
Swedish classic rock connoisseurs GRAVEYARD are about to release their highly anticipated comeback album »Peace«, on May 25th through Nuclear Blast. Today the band releases another brand new song off their forthcoming record. Watch the
May 11, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
EUROPE are pleased to announce their new video for “The Siege” taken from their critically acclaimed album “Walk The Earth”, which was recorded at legendary Abbey Road Studios in London
May 10, 2018 by Kris Murias
In just over a week, Melancholic progressive metallers AMORPHIS will unleash their thirteenth studio album entitled ‘Queen Of Time‘ on May 18th via Nuclear Blast! Today, the band released their fourth
May 10, 2018 by Slayanys Maniax
Finnish hard rockers KING COMPANY are back with a new single, “One Day Of Your Life”, from their upcoming second album, “Queen Of Hearts”. The album will be released on August
May 8, 2018 by Kris Murias
An EPK (Electronic Press Kit) for “To Drink From The Night Itself”, the upcoming album from Swedish melodic death metal pioneers AT THE GATES, can be seen below. The disc will be
May 8, 2018 by RichardCadaver