Earlier this year, Eluveitie hurdy-gurdy player Michalina Malisz launched a blog Ancient Made Present and resurrected her Youtube channel helvetion, as well. Today, Michalina premiered a special show called “Hurdy Gurdy TV”, which is available on her channel. “You know guys that I can’t shut up about the […]
Last October, Delain announced that they are going separate ways with their drummer Ruben Israel. Yesterday, they welcomed their new permanent drummer Joey de Boer, who’s been filling in for Ruben live since his departure, to the Delain family. Besides Delain, Joey is also a member of Purest […]
Melodic death metal band Light This City will tour Eastern US and Canada later this year. The tour starts in Cleveland, Ohio on November 6th. Rest of the dates can be seen on the poster below. Gygax will support Light This City on this run.
The whole world has been impatiently waiting for the news regarding the new Within Temptation album. Instead of going ahead, the band is revisiting their early era. Their debut “Enter” and its follow up EP “The Dance” were released more than 20 years ago, and they’ll be now […]
It’s hard to believe it, but Eluveitie’s second full-length album “Slania” was released already 10 years ago. Thanks to this album, Eluveitie became one of the most popular folk metal bands. To celebrate the anniversary and the success that came with the album, Eluveitie will release a very special […]
Whether you’re an artist or a fan, metal has no boundaries. It’s made, performed and received all around the world. So many bands. So many countries. But which country is the best metal country? Is it Finland? The United Kingdom? Perhaps, Germany? Who cares? Most of these bands, […]
Weirdo. Mosher. Freak. If you’re familiar with these words, you’re surely familiar with the name Sophie Lancaster. Today – August 24, 2018 – marks eleven years since her tragic passing. Together with her boyfriend, Sophie was attacked and brutally beaten by a group of teenage boys. Several head […]
Listen to the second single from Dark Sarah‘s third album “The Golden Moth”. Besides Heidi Parviainen in the role of Sarah and JP Leppäluoto in the role of The Dragon, “The Gods Speak” features two new characters – Marco Hietala of Nightwish as Iron Beard and Zuberoa Aznárez […]
The release date and tracklist for Sirenia’s ninth studio album “Arcane Astral Aeons” have been revealed! The album will be released on October 26 via Napalm Records. You can see the tracklist below. More details about the album here. 01. In Styx Embrace 02. Into the Night 03. […]
Nightwish will bring their Decades tour to South America and Mexico soon. They’ll visit five cities, in support of their latest compilation album “Decades” released earlier this year. The tour is special for the unique setlist including rare songs from earlier eras with new twists, as well as […]
Infected Rain are embarking on a fall tour soon. You can catch them on the road in Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Italy and Switzerland from September to November. You can see what dates have been announced so far on the following poster. More to come soon. […]
Doro’s first double album ever “Forever Warriors, Forever United” is out now and available for listening. Enjoy all 25 brand new songs including guests such as Amon Amarth’s frontman Johan Hegg, former Warlock guitarist Tommy Bolan and other big rock and metal heroes.
Once Human are just about to release their first ever live album “Stage Of Evolution” – the live mutation of their sophomore album “Evolution”. It offers nine killer live tracks including Machine Head’s song “Davidian”, which was originally released back in 1994 as a part of Machine Head’s debut “Burn […]
MaYaN’s third studio album “Dhyana” comes out September 21. To support the release, the band shared a music video for the title track today. Listen to the haunting ballad “Dhyana” below. Mark Jansen comments on the track:
Gothic metallers Sirenia will release a new album in October. Their ninth studio album, the second with a French mezzo-soprano Emmanuelle Zoldan on vocal duties, is called “Arcane Astral Aeons” and will be supported by a European tour.