Arch Enemy: North American Tour 2019

The Swedish death metal giants Arch Enemy announced that they will support fellow compatriots Amon Amarth on their “Berserker World Tour”. Joining the fall Swedish madness over Canada and the US will be death metallers At The Gates and heavy metal band Grand Magus. See the dates on […]

2019 festival season guide pt. 2

Just like the last year, we’ve prepared a festival season guide for you in hopes 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, this […]

Cellar Darling – Freeze (Lyric Video)

Swiss trio Cellar Darling unveils a lyric video for “Freeze” taken from their new concept album “The Spell”. Watch the video below. Cellar Darling formed in summer 2016 when Anna Murphy (vocals, hurdy-gurdy), Merlin Sutter (drums) and Ivo Henzi (guitars & bass) left Switzerland’s most successful metal act […]

Monochromatic Black set to release a debut record in May

American hardcore/progressive metal band Monochromatic Black is ready to drop their debut album. It’s titled “Pneuma” and comes out May 3. Read more details below. Monochromatic Black is an American metal band from Long Island, New York, formed in January 2018 after the demise of past projects. The […]

Death metal band [In Mute] welcomes their new vocalist

Nearly four months after the departure of former vocalist Estefanía (Steffi) García, the Valencia-based band revealed the name of her successor. Everyone, welcome Vanja Plavšić! New [In Mute] vocalist is the Serbian singer Vanja “Obscure” Plavšić. From 2012 to 2018, Vanja was frontwoman of a Maltese death/black metal […]

Within Temptation – Mad World (Lyric Video)

Dutch superstars Within Temptation have dropped a lyric video for “Mad World”, taken from their latest album “Resist”. Watch the video below. “Resist” is the band’s seventh studio album and marks the longest time gap between album releases caused by exhaustion after extensive touring, writer’s block and personal issues […]

Wishmasters – Afterworld (Music Video)

Czech symphonic metal band Wishmasters presents an explosive music video for the title track of their new concept album “Afterworld”. Watch it below. The journey of Wishmasters is rather an interesting one. Originally a Nightwish tribute band, Wishmasters were founded in 2007. Seven years later, in 2014, the […]

Floor Jansen to take part in a music TV show

Following in the footsteps of Sharon den Adel of Within Temptation (Liefde voor Muziek) and Jennifer Haben of Beyond The Black (Sing Meinen Song), Nightwish vocalist Floor Jansen will be taking part in a Dutch music TV show “Beste Zangers”. Continue reading for more details. “I am proud […]

Eluveitie: Wanderers Towards Rebirth North American Tour 2019

Swiss folk metallers Eluveitie are joining forces with their Finnish colleagues of Korpiklaani for “The Wanderers Towards Rebirth (Kulkija ad Ategnatos)” tour! These two folk masters will be destroying stages all over the US and Canada in September and October. Opening act for the tour will be Montreal-based […]

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Metal Goddesses and Game of Thrones

***WARNING: Contains spoilers from Seasons I – VII*** Since 2011, the world has been captivated by the drama of Game of Thrones, the epic TV series inspired by George R. R. Martin’s “A Song of Ice and Fire” books. The series has inspired countless songs in a variety […]

Outreach release a new single “Insane Mind”

Spanish progressive/melodeath band Outreach released the 3rd single from their upcoming debut album “Ephemeral Existence”. Listen to “Insane Mind” below. The Madrid-based band was formed in 2015 by guitarist Tony Liz (Oceans Garden), Nines Bathony (melodies/vocal fry) and Bloodhunter’s frontwoman Diva Satanica (screams/growls). On April 26, Outreach will […]

Eluveitie – The Slumber (Lyric Video)

Folk metallers Eluveitie present a new lyric video for “The Slumber”, a track taken from their new album “Ategnatos”. “The Slumber” is part of a two song cycle based on the ancient Celtic legend of the giant Sesroneos. Read more below. The inspiration for this cycle comes from […]

“I’m here to help people with anything they’re going through by giving them art and trying to heal them.” – Interview with Lindsay Schoolcraft of Cradle of Filth

Cradle of Filth vocalist/keyboardist Lindsay Schoolcraft is a nonstop creativity machine. In addition to her work with Cradle, Lindsay has released her own EP, voiced an animated character (Belzebubs’ “Skvllcraft”), and with friend Xenoyr (Ne Obliviscaris) launched classical/goth metal project Antiqva. She is currently on the road with […]