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Michalina Malisz of Eluveite launches new blog Ancient Made Present

Eluveitie hurdy-gurdy player Michalina Malisz has launched a new personal blog. Ancient Made Present offers a look inside Michalina’s mind and world both, inside and outside of Eluveitie, but mainly mythology and storytelling. “I started this blog because exploring mythology and storytelling belongs to my great passions. I’m fascinated by how myths […]

Lyria – Hard To Believe (Official Video)

Brazilian symphonic metal band Lyria unveils a new video for “Hard To Believe”. The song is taken from their brand new album “Immersion”, which came out April 11. Just as with Lyria’s debut album, the release of “Immersion” was successfully crowdfunded by fans from different parts of the world. […]

Midnattsol – The Purple Sky (Official Video)

Midnattsol have released a new track with a music video. “The Purple Sky” comes off their upcoming album “The Aftermath”.  “We do not only like the images and the music in the video. We also like the message which the video transposes, because it fits so well to […]

Alia Tempora – Black ‘N’ White (Single)

Czech metal band Alia Tempora has a new song called “Black ‘n’ White” out. The song features Delain´s guitarist Timo Sommers.  “Black ‘n’ White is a touching story about a resistance of individuality hidden in each of every one of us,” explains the band. “There is a potential […]

Tarja: A Nordic Symphony ‘18 Tour

Tarja announces a European double headline tour with Finnish power metal band Stratovarius. A Nordic Symphony ‘18 will take place from October 1 to October 29 and you can expect some exciting surprises.  You can see all tour dates on the poster below, as well as in the video […]

2018 festival season guide pt. 1

Too many bands. Too many festivals. And the festival season is around the corner. Haven’t figured out where to see your favourite bands, yet? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Check out the first part of our 2018 festival season guide now. Aeverium Feel The Noise Festival (Austria) […]

Doro Unveils Details of Her New Album

German heavy metal queen Doro announces first details of her upcoming record. The long-awaited studio album is called “Forever Warriors, Forever United” and will be released on August 17. The cover artwork, which you can see below, was once again created by Geoffrey Gillespie. “The cover and the […]

Amanda Somerville Announces New Trillium Album

American singer, songwriter and vocal coach Amanda Somerville is known for her work with many metal and rock acts, including Avantasia, Epica and Michael Kiske. In 2017, she announced her newest project called Exit Eden with three other female singers: Clémentine Delauney, Marina La Torraca and Anna Brunner. After releasing […]

MaYan: The First Details About The New Album

The new album of symphonic death metal act MaYan is on the way. A live symphonic orchestra will be part of the new adventure, intensifying the sounds of MaYan´s 3rd studio record.  “With our profound love for epic movie scores, it has been our dream to incorporate real strings, brass […]

Visions of Atlantis: Symphonic Metal Nights Tour 2018

Another leg of Symphonic Metal Nights Tour 2018 has been announced! This time, Visions of Atlantis and Serenity have joined forces with Temperance and Dragony. You can catch these bands on the road in selected European countries, starting on October 24.  You can see all dates on the […]

Symfobia to Release a New Song with Video

Slovak symphonic metal band Symfobia released a new video for a song called “Človek” (“Human” in English), their first song in Slovak. Erika Strečková, one of the vocalists and author of the lyrics, comments on the meaning of the song: “Človek” is a criticism of today’s ordinary man. It […]