Epica and Lacuna Coil back in the studio

Great news for the fans of Dutch symphonic masters Epica and Italian gothic metallers Lacuna Coil. Both bands have reported on being back in the studio, cooking up new tunes. Epica  At the beginning of May, the band spent some time at Sandlane Recording Facilities with the renowned […]

CELESTIVL – TenTimesTwo (Full Album)

British modern symphonic metal outfit CELESTIVL has recently released a new album called “TenTimesTwo”. The English band, fronted by Saneeta Ram, changed their name from Celestial Wish to CELESTIVL in 2017. Since then “TenTimesTwo” has been their very first LP which is an interesting blend of symphonic metal, gothic […]

Ardours – Last Moment (Music Video)

On May 2nd, Ardours released “Last Moment”, the first music video from their upcoming debut album “Last Place on Earth”. Watch it below. Founded in 2015, Tristania frontwoman Mariangela Demurtas reconnected with fellow Sardinian musician Kris Laurent to launch Ardours. Lyrics and drum parts are provided by fellow […]

2019 festival season guide pt. 3

Just like last year, we’ve prepared a festival season guide for you in hope to prevent you from missing any cool festivals taking place in 2019. Below, you can find the list of bands in alphabetical order with all of their confirmed festival-shows so far. Hopefully, you’ll have […]

Monochromatic Black – Pneuma (Full EP)

American hardcore/progressive metal outfit Monochromatic Black drops their debut record “Pneuma” today. The EP features 6 tracks, including singles “Phosphenes” and “The Herd”, intertwined in a truly uncompromising musical adventure. Enjoy Tanya Beickert’s brutal, jaw-dropping vocals, and top-class instrumentals of Monochromatic Black’s explosive, straight to your face debut. Stream […]

Tarja announces a new album “In The Raw”

Symphonic queen Tarja Turunen is back with her fifth rock album. It’s titled “In The Raw” and will be released on August 30 via earMUSIC. See the details including tracklist and cover artwork below. The theme of the new album and Tarja’s aesthetic was inspired by gold and […]

Tarja – Dead Promises (Lyric Video)

Symphonic metal queen Tarja presents a lyric video for “Dead Promises”. The track is the first taste of her upcoming studio album titled “In The Raw”, due out 2019. Watch the video below. “Dead Promises” is taken from Tarja’s upcoming album “In The Raw”, which will include a […]

Evanescence: European Tour 2019

American megastars Evanescence are coming back to Europe! The band will be visiting 10 European countries and Russia for 14 full-on heavy shows in September 2019. You can see the dates on the poster below. Special guests to be announced later.

Outreach – Ephemeral Existence (Full Album)

Spanish metallers Outreach present their debut album “Ephemeral Existence”. Based on the concept of the classical mythology character Ariadne, the album represents the dichotomy of the human being – strength, courage, purity and light on one hand, as opposed to darkness and deception on the other. Besides a […]