Helsinki’s largest Metal festival, Tuska Open Air, has announced AMORPHIS and SLAYER as the Friday and Saturday headliners of their 2019 edition of the festival! This performance will go down as Slayer’s
December 18, 2018 by Slayanys Maniax
Finnish metal band Rifftera has released a new single called Cutthroat Game. The song is taken from the band’s upcoming second album, “Across the Acheron“, which will be out on January 18,
December 13, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
Finnish melodic metal band ARION has just launched a brand new video clip, which was filmed for “Through Your Falling Tears”, one of the ballads on their latest album “Life
December 13, 2018 by Kris Murias
We’re sad to announce that Harri Portimo leaves the bassist throne of SUOTANA. November’s gig at Helsinki was his last one and we’ll do our future show(s) with a replacement.
December 12, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
SABATON released another trailer detailing the band’s classic release, »Carolus Rex«. Watch as bassist Pär Sundström reveals how the band approached the task of telling the Swedish Empire’s story in the second of three
December 12, 2018 by Tero Tolkki
Finland’s melodic death superstars CHILDREN OF BODOM are going to release their tenth album, »Hexed«, on March 8, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. The band have just revealed the official music video for “Under
December 10, 2018 by Kris Murias
On January 25th, KING DIAMOND will release a new DVD/Blu-ray, Songs For The Dead Live, via Metal Blade Records. There is only one KING DIAMOND, and for more than thirty
December 8, 2018 by Kris Murias
Finnish metal superstars Children Of Bodom have announced their latest album, titled ‘Hexed’! Tracklisting is as follows: 1. The Road 2. Under Grass and Clover 3. Glass Houses 4. Hecate’s
November 28, 2018 by Nikki Katsi
THE DARK ELEMENT are back in the studio working on a follow-up to their acclaimed self-titled debut release, which was released via Frontiers Music Srl in late 2017. Vocalist Anette
November 27, 2018 by Kris Murias
“III”, a brand new EP from Finnish melodic death metallers MyGRAIN, is available now in all digital platforms. The three-song digital EP is the band’s first release after five years of
November 23, 2018 by Kris Murias
Two decades ago, APOCALYPTICA‘s first and most important album, “Plays Metallica By Four Cellos“, was released, selling over 1.5 million copies to date and leading to a carefully remastered, critically
November 16, 2018 by Kris Murias
Swedish death/doom metal band Runemagick, in congregation with New York promotion team, Signature Riff, will embark to North American shores for the first time in their career. This exclusive event
November 14, 2018 by Nikki Katsi
Christmas is getting closer and RASKASTA JOULUA is back! The 14th edition of the famous Finnish tour will take off from Lahti on the 16th of November. To celebrate it, a new
November 13, 2018 by Kris Murias
Finnish melancholy death-doom metal masters SWALLOW THE SUN will release their new album ‘When A Shadow Is Forced Into The Light‘ on January 25th, 2019 through Century Media Records. Only
November 13, 2018 by Slayanys Maniax
Swedish death metallers Hypocrisy have announced their triumphant return to North America! Joining Hypocrisy on the North American leg of Death Is Just The Beginning will be Italian symphonic death
November 13, 2018 by Nikki Katsi
Finnish supergroup KING COMPANY have surprisingly announced the departure of Italian-Argentinian singer Leonard F. Guillan. He debuted with the band on their second album “Queen Of Hearts“, released on August 10, after being chosen to
November 2, 2018 by Kris Murias
A few months ago, Helsinki-based heavy metal quartet OCEANHOARSE announced a sudden and unfortunate line-up change. Singer Tommy Tuovinen had to step down from his frontman duties due to a
October 30, 2018 by Kris Murias
After a few years of silence, Finnish melodic death metallers MyGRAIN are back with a new powerful song called “Lightless”. The track will be featured on a three-song EP that
October 26, 2018 by Kris Murias
Finnish melodic heavy metallers LAZY BONEZ are getting ready to release their third album, set for January 11th, 2019. A new single titled “Run” has been unveiled today and you can watch
October 26, 2018 by Kris Murias
DEAD END FINLAND just released a third single as an appetizer for the upcoming album on which they are currently working on. The band’s fourth full length album will be
October 26, 2018 by Kris Murias
Enormously successful European headline tours, gigs in Russia and Asia, North American tours as support to SABATON, KAMELOT, DELAIN and LEAVES’ EYES, as well as countless festival appearances worldwide: the
October 25, 2018 by Kris Murias
Less than one year since the release of their enormously successful debut album Berserker, up and coming metallers BEAST IN BLACK are currently putting the finishing touches to their highly-anticipated
October 25, 2018 by Slayanys Maniax
Long-awaited news for the monster maniacs! Finnish well-known creatures LORDI just announced the recording of a live DVD next month in Pratteln, Switzerland. The band is currently in the midst of
October 20, 2018 by Kris Murias
“Four Letter Word” is the new single from Finnish alternative metal act ZARTHAS hailing from Oulu, northern Finland. Roots of the band reach all the way to dark nineties. During
October 19, 2018 by Kris Murias
“Into The Night”, the new video from Nordic epic metal masters SIRENIA, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band’s upcoming album, “Arcane Astral Aeons”, which will be released
October 19, 2018 by RichardCadaver
After almost four years of absence in the States, Ensiferum has announced a North American headlining tour, featuring Septicflesh as direct support – with another opening band to be announced soon! Sami Hinkka (bass)
October 16, 2018 by RichardCadaver
“Inferno”, a new song from Swedish melodic metallers AMARANTHE, is now available to stream. The track is the third single from the band’s upcoming fifth album “Helix”, due for release on October
October 12, 2018 by Kris Murias
The official lyric video for “The Hunt For White Christ”, the title track of the 13th full-length album from Swedish death metal veterans UNLEASHED, can be seen below. The disc will be
October 12, 2018 by RichardCadaver
Swedish metal band SOILWORK have revealed the details of their new album. The band’s 11th studio record will be titled “Verkligheten” and is the first to feature drummer Bastian Thusgaard, who replaced Dirk Verbeuren in 2016. “Verkligheten” will
October 12, 2018 by RichardCadaver
Finnish melodic metal shooting stars ARION proudly present their brand new single, “Punish You”, which is taken from the upcoming album “Life Is Not Beautiful”, set to be released on
October 5, 2018 by Kris Murias
On November 16, AMON AMARTH will release its new documentary and supporting live album(s), “The Pursuit Of Vikings: 25 Years In The Eye Of The Storm” — which includes a retrospective documentary that features
October 5, 2018 by RichardCadaver
15 years later, the titans meet again! Sweden’s Hypocrisy, and Kataklysm of Montreal, Canada are set to the deliver the rebirth of Death…Is Just The Beginning! Starting on October 18
October 5, 2018 by Nikki Katsi
The Finnish cinematic metal band DARK SARAH just released a music video for “Golden Moth”. The track is taken from their new album “The Golden Moth“, which was released on September 21st
October 3, 2018 by Kris Murias
Audio samples of all the songs that will appear on “Arcane Astral Aeons”, the new album from Nordic epic metal masters SIRENIA, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. Due on October 26
October 2, 2018 by RichardCadaver
The countdown has begun for the release of AMARANTHE‘s fifth album “Helix”. The follow up to 2016’s “Maximalism“ has been recorded in Dermark with producer Jacob Hansen, and is finally coming out on October
September 29, 2018 by Kris Murias
Faroese doomsters HAMFERÐ have released a live recorded video of “Stygd”, the 2nd track from their new album, “Támsins likam”, released on Metal Blade earlier this year. The song is
September 27, 2018 by Kris Murias
earMUSIC, TARJA and STRATOVARIUS are happy to announce the release of a very special, very limited 10” vinyl single. Only available during their upcoming joined tour, the exclusive picture vinyl is limited
September 26, 2018 by Kris Murias
Icelandic Viking Metal Heroes SKÁLMÖLD now present the second track from their upcoming brand new album “Sorgir”, which will be released on October 12th via Napalm Records. Vocalist/guitarist Björgvin Sigurðsson states: “This song is
September 24, 2018 by Kris Murias
“You Can’t Kill My Rock ‘N Roll”, the new Max Ljungberg-directed video from Gothenburg, Sweden-based rockers HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, can be seen below. The song is the title track of the band’s 11th
September 21, 2018 by RichardCadaver
Norwegian symphonic/gothic metallers SIRENIA premiered today the first taste of their upcoming ninth album “Arcane Astral Aeons”, set to be released on October 26 via Napalm Records. The track, called “Love Like Cyanide”,
September 21, 2018 by Kris Murias