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Eluveitie’s Michalina Malisz presents Hurdy Gurdy TV

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 […]

Delain have announced a new drummer

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 […]

Eluveitie will release a special edition of Slania

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 […]

Women of metal and non-English lyrics

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, […]

Sirenia unveil more details about new album

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: Decades – South America & Mexico Tour 2018

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 : The Fall Tour 2018

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. […]

Once Human are covering Machine Head

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 – Dhyana (Official Video)

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:

Sirenia to release a new album in October

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.