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Heidi Shepherd of Butcher Babies plays in a Netflix series

Butcher Babies vocalist Heidi Shepherd plays in the Netflix horror anthology series Slasher. Heidi Shepherd is not only a talented musician but also a skilled actress. Besides fronting American metal band Butcher Babies along with her vocal partner Carla Harvey, Heidi has previously starred in quite a few […]

Asylum Pyre – N°4 (Full Album)

“N°4” – that’s the title of the fourth studio album from French modern metallers Asylum Pyre that dropped on April 26. The album combines power with melody, modern elements with traditional styles and female lead vocals with additional male vocals. It features Yannis Papadopoulos from Beast In Black […]

Tarja announces a Christmas tour

Finnish vocalist Tarja Turunen announces a brand new Christmas tour for November and December. Starting November 22 in Iislami, Tarja will visit 15 Finnish cities with her winter holiday set. Check all dates below.   22.11. Iisalmen kirkko, Iislami 23.11. Oulun Tuomikirkko, Oulo 24.11. Vaasan kirkko, Vaasa 28.11. […]

Within Temptation – masters of live performances

Over the years, Within Temptation have gained the status of one of the best live heavy acts in the world. This year, they were voted the best live band of 2018 in Metal Goddesse Awards. And deservingly so. Let’s recap their career and take a look at the […]

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 […]

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 […]

Eluveitie – Worship feat. Randy Blythe (Lyric Video)

Folk metal masters Eluveitie unveil a lyric video for “Worship”, the brutal and aggressive piece off their new album “Ategnatos”. “Worship” features Lamb Of God’s Randy Blythe on guest vocals and closes a two-song cycle based on the ancient Celtic legend of the giant Sesroneos. Watch the video […]