News NICUMO released a second single from their forthcoming third album!!

Nicumo has released a second single from forthcoming third album which will be released later this year. Song’s name is “Tree of Life” and you can […]
News LORDI To Release “Recordead Live – Sextourcism In Z7” DVD In July

Creepy-crawly atmosphere in summer: On 26th July, the Finnish monsters LORDI release their brand-new DVD “Recordead Live – Sextourcism In Z7” via AFM Records. Though […]
News BEAST IN BLACK announce second part of »From Hell With Love« European tour!

International heavy metal group BEAST IN BLACK unleashed their chart topping sophomore record »From Hell With Love«, on February 8, 2019 through Nuclear Blast Records. […]
News MARKO HIETALA Releases Video For First Solo Single “Isäni Ääni”

NIGHTWISH and TAROT bassist/vocalist Marco Hietala (a.k.a. Marko Hietala) has unveiled a music video for “Isäni ääni”; the first single from his solo album “Mustan […]
News TIMO TOLKKI (Avalon, ex-Stratovarius) opened himself to his fans worldwide

TIMO TOLKKI (Avalon, Revolution Renaissance, Symfonia, Stratovarius) came out from complete media silence with an announcement that he is going to release his 3rd Avalon […]
News BATTLE BEAST announce second leg of »No More Hollywood Endings« EU/UK tour for November/December 2019!

Last night, Finnish heavy metal sextet BATTLE BEAST finished a 6-week European tour in support of their latest album »No More Hollywood Endings« (released on […]
News GLADENFOLD – first track-by-track released

The Finnish Melodic-Death/Power-Metal newcomers GLADENFOLD are going to release their new studio album, “When Gods Descend”,  on May 24th, via REAPER ENTERTAINMENT.Today, the band presents the first track-by-track video. […]
News TARJA To Release New Album “In the Raw” In August

As the saying goes, not all that glitters is gold. But then again, not all that is gold necessarily glitters. It was this idea that […]
News SABATON Shares APOCALYPTICA’s Cover of Their New Track “Fields of Verdun”

Swedish heavy metal heroes SABATON are pleased to share ‘Fields of Verdun’, the first song from their upcoming album “The Great War”, as performed by […]
News TIMO TOLKKI’S AVALON: “Promises” Music Video Released

Frontiers Music Srl is excited to announce the return of TIMO TOLKKI’S AVALON with the release of the long awaited third chapter in his metal […]
News SANTA CRUZ Returns With New Line Up And Single

A new era has officially started for SANTA CRUZ! The Finnish band is back with a new single called “Changing Of Seasons”, the first taste […]
News BATTLE BEAST – release ‘Endless Summer’ music video + “No More Hollywood Endings” out now + kick off EU tour!

Finnish heavy metal sextet BATTLE BEAST unleash their studio album ‘No More Hollywood Endings‘ today through Nuclear Blast Records. To mark the occasion, the group has unveiled a […]
News OCEANHOARSE Releases Video For “Death Row Center”

Helsinki-based heavy metallers OCEANHOARSE have launched the official music video for their latest single “Death Row Center”. The track, which was released last month, is […]
News LORDI’s Longtime Bassist OX Leaves The Band

Finnish hard rockers LORDI have announced today the departure of their bassist Mr. OX. “The Hellbull”, who’s been a member of the monster band for […]
News KING COMPANY Introduce New Singer With “King For Tonight” Single

Finnish hard rockers KING COMPANY have released a new version of their song “King For Tonight”, the band’s first recording with new vocalist Ilkka Keskitalo. […]
News BATTLE BEAST Present New Digital Single & Music Video “Eden”

Finnish heavy metal sextet BATTLE BEAST will release their fifth studio album »No More Hollywood Endings«, in only three weeks, on March 22, 2019 through […]
News CHILDREN OF BODOM third single & music video released

Finland’s melodic death superstars CHILDREN OF BODOM are going to release their tenth album, »Hexed«, on March 8, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the band […]
News Timo Tolkki to release the third part of the Avalon series: “Return to Eden”

During this Saturday, March 23rd, Timo Tolkki posted on his personal Facebook account about releasing what would be the third part of the Avalon series. “Return to Eden” would be the name of this album.
News ACHIOTE Release A New Mystical Music Video Shot In The Finnish Winter Wilderness

The second single from the previous ACHIOTE album ‘Loneliness of Endless Days’ carries the same name and comes up with a mystical video shot in […]
News Trio From SWALLOW THE SUN Presents A New Band: HEDONIHIL. First Single Out Now!

HEDONIHIL is a death metal anti-poetry product founded by Juuso Raatikainen (SWALLOW THE SUN) and accompanied by Mikko Kotamäki (SWALLOW THE SUN, KUOLEMANLAAKSO) & Juho […]
News DYECREST Presents “The Stage Is Set” EP Featuring Current And Former Vocalists

Current and former DYECREST vocalists feature on band’s new EP “Stage Is Set” which includes familiar tracks from their latest album “Are You Not Entertained?“ […]
News BEAST IN BLACK hit the German album charts with »From Hell With Love« at #6!

Up and coming metallers BEAST IN BLACK released their sophomore record titled »From Hell With Love«, on February 8 through Nuclear Blast Records. Thanks to […]
News BEAST IN BLACK Unleash Music Video for “From Hell With Love”!

Up and coming metallers BEAST IN BLACK recently unleashed their sophomore record titled ‘From Hell With Love‘, through Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the group has launched a brand […]
News Finland’s OCEANHOARSE Release New Single “Death Row Center”

OCEANHOARSE starts the week with a bang: “Death Row Center”, the band’s furious theme song for 2019, is out now on all streaming services. The […]
News BEAST IN BLACK new studio album »From Hell With Love« out now

Only 15 months after the release of their highly-acclaimed debut album »Berserker«, up and coming metallers BEAST IN BLACK have finally unleashed their highly anticipated follow-up »From Hell With […]
News FLAT EARTH release new lyric video – more tour dates announced!

Recently voted as one of the best newcomer bands 2018 on the 3rd position in the Finnish magazine Soundi, FLAT EARTH is unleashing a brand-new […]
News BRYMIR announce third album “Wings of Fire” with pre-order

Finnish melodic death metal band BRYMIR announces the release of their awaited third album ”WINGS OF FIRE”. The band comments: ”We are proud to finally […]
News THE 69 EYES Announces First U.S. Tour In 10 Years

The last time that Finnish goth rock legends THE 69 EYES toured the United States was in 2009. As the band has been busy conducting business as […]
News MUSTAN KUUN LAPSET to release new single “Kohti valoa”; video available

Finnish dark metal veterans Mustan Kuun Lapset have released a new single “Kohti valoa“ (translated into english: towards the light). The single is a piece of their upcoming sixth […]
News BEAST IN BLACK – Unveil First Part Of “From Hell With Love” Track-by-Track Commentary Series!

On February 8th, 2019, up and coming metallers BEAST IN BLACK will finally unleash their highly anticipated new album ‘From Hell With Love‘, via Nuclear Blast Records. To […]
News BATTLE BEAST Unleash Digital Single & Music Video For “No More Hollywood Endings” Title Track; Pre-Order Available!

When recently announcing their fifth studio album »No More Hollywood Endings«, which will be unleashed on March 22nd via Nuclear Blast, Finnish heavy metallers BATTLE […]
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News BEAST IN BLACK talk about album title and artwork in third »From Hell With Love« trailer!

In about three weeks, up and coming metallers BEAST IN BLACK will finally unleash their sophomore album »From Hell With Love«, on February 8, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. […]
News Children Of Bodom, Swallow The Sun, & Wolfheart to tour North America in Spring 2019!

Today, Children Of Bodom announced their Hexed 2019 North American Tour! Supporting the band are Finnish death-doom melody-makers Swallow the Sun and Finnish epic melodic Death Metal […]
News BEAST IN BLACK release new single ‘Die By The Blade’; lyric video streaming!

Up and coming metallers BEAST IN BLACK will unleash their sophomore album »From Hell With Love«, next month on February 8, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. After posting a […]
News CHILDREN OF BODOM – Discuss The Lyrical Themes Of “Hexed”

Finland’s melodic death superstars CHILDREN OF BODOM are going to release their tenth album, ‘Hexed‘, on March 8, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, Alexi Laiho discusses the lyrical themes of ‘Hexed‘. COB […]
News Nordic Metal Staff Top-5 Albums 2018

Roughly a week before Christmas our Nordic Metal staff got a request to each deliver a Top-5 Albums of 2018 before the year changes. Sounded […]
News SWALLOW THE SUN Releases New Song ‘Upon The Water’

Finnish melancholy death-doom metal masters SWALLOW THE SUN release a first glimpse on the new album “When A Shadow Is Forced Into The Light”, which will be […]
News SILVER BULLET sign to Reaper Entertainment Europe

REAPER ENTERTAINMENT EUROPE proudly announces the signing of the Finnish Symphonic-Heavy-Metal-Newcomers SILVER BULLET. The story of SILVER BULLET began in 2008, in a form of Dirge Eternal. The band quickly […]
News BEAST IN BLACK discuss the inspiration for »From Hell With Love« in second album trailer!

Up and coming metallers BEAST IN BLACK lie in wait for the release of their sophomore album »From Hell With Love«, on February 8, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. […]
News RIFFTERA to release “Across the Acheron” album on January 18th 2019

Finnish melodic death thrashers Rifftera will release their new album, called “Across the Acheron“, on January 18th, 2019 through Inverse Records. The album follows band’s debut, “Pitch […]
News CHILDREN OF BODOM Discuss The Title And Cover Art For HEXED

Finland’s melodic death superstars CHILDREN OF BODOM are going to release their tenth album, »Hexed«, on March 8, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, Alexi Laiho discusses how the album title, »Hexed«, as well […]