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Cassandra Del Jardin

Southern Belle. Gutom Pinay. Metalhead.

Burning Witches to Play Wacken Open Air

The world’s largest open-air metal festival will welcome the Swiss all-female group to the stage for the first time. Burning Witches have announced that they will play Wacken Open Air 2019. The announcement came on July 3rd, the band posting on their Facebook: “WAAAACKEN!!! We are coming to […]

Venom Prison Announce US/Canada Tour

British death metal outfit Venom Prison have announced their return to North America this fall. They will be headlining with Ohio-based metalcore band Homewrecker, with support from Joy, Call of The Void and Great American Ghost. For the past several years, Venom Prison have made a name for […]

Anneke Van Giersbergen, Mariangela Demurtas to feature in Avalon’s “Return to Eden”, due out June 14

AVALON, the metal opera project of Finnish composer Timo Tolkki (ex-Stratovarius), will release its latest installation “Return to Eden” this June. The album will feature several prominent metal musicians including Anneke Van Giersbergen (ex-The Gathering) and Mariangela Demurtas (Tristania, Ardours). “Return to Eden” will be the third of […]

Ardours – Last Moment (Music Video)

On May 2nd, Ardours released “Last Moment”, the first music video from their upcoming debut album “Last Place on Earth”. Watch it below. Founded in 2015, Tristania frontwoman Mariangela Demurtas reconnected with fellow Sardinian musician Kris Laurent to launch Ardours. Lyrics and drum parts are provided by fellow […]

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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 […]