Category: News

Melissa Bonny collaborates with Warkings

Vocalist Melissa Bonny (Rage Of Light, Evenmore) collaborates with a mysterious heavy metal outfit Warkings. Watch the video for “Sparta” below. The track comes off Warking’s debut album “Reborn”, due out November 18 via Napalm Records. But who exactly are Warkings? The story of the band’s creation is […]

Myrkur – Juniper (Music Video)

Danish composer, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Myrkur (Amalie Bruun) unveils a new video for “Juniper”, the first single of her upcoming 2-track EP. Watch the video shot on 16mm film below. “Juniper” is a powerful ballad but also a title track of Myrkur’s upcoming EP, due out December 7 […]

Anneke van Giersbergen – Zo Lief (Music Video)

Anneke van Giersbergen unveils a music video for “Zo Lief”, a song taken from her upcoming live release “Symphonized” in collaboration with Residentie Orkest. Watch the video for her first song with Dutch lyrics as a solo artist below. Anneke comments on the meaning of “Zo Lief”: “The song […]

Cellar Darling – Insomnia (Music Video)

Swiss trio Cellar Darling unveils the first single off their upcoming record which is due out next year via Nuclear Blast Records. With “Insomnia”, the trio takes you on a heavy progressive journey in the company of epic hurdy-gurdy, flute, grand piano and a haunting hammond organ. Watch […]

LEAH – The Quest (Full Album)

Canadian Celtic/symphonic fantasy metal singer and songwriter LEAH (Leah McHenry) is streaming her new album “The Quest”. Even though the album was physically released on October 5, the singer decided to wait and release it via digital stores and streaming sites a bit later. Luckily, the album is […]

Isaac Delahaye of Epica launches College Of Metal

Isaac Delahaye, guitar player for symphonic metal band Epica, is launching College Of Metal for all metal musicians interested in getting their band and their playing to a higher level. Find more details below. Prior to joining Epica in 2009, Delahaye was the lead guitarist in the Dutch death metal band God Dethroned […]

Federica Lanna and Angela Di Vincenzo are covering Within Temptation

Italian vocalists Federica Lanna (Sleeping Romance) and Angela Di Vincenzo (Secret Rule) have joined forces to cover one of the most touching Within Temptation ballads titled “Somewhere”. You can listen to their beautiful duet below. “Somewhere” was originally released on Within Temptation’s third studio album “The Silent Force” […]

Sirenia – Arcane Astral Aeons (Full Album)

It’s time to listen to the ninth Sirenia studio album! Gothic metallers released their newest masterpiece “Arcane Astral Aeons” on Friday, October 26 via Napalm Records. It’s the second album with French mezzo-soprano vocalist Emmanuelle Zoldan who joined the band in 2016. The album features two male guest vocalists: […]

Nightwish Inducted Into The Finnish Hall Of Fame

Symphonic metal giants Nightwish have been inducted into the Finnish Music Hall Of Fame. The band became the 11th member of the honorary gallery on Friday, October 26, when Nightwish frontman Tuomas Holopainen received a commemorative award at the Helsinki Book Fair. In early October, the first ten […]

A major lineup change in Visions Of Atlantis

Symphonic power metal band Visions Of Atlantis has announced a major change in their lineup. The male vocalist Siegfried Samer decided to part ways with the band. The ongoing Symphonic Metal Nights Tour will be his last as one of the voices of Visions Of Atlantis. The name […]

Manuela Kraller announces a solo project

Manuela Kraller, best known as a former vocalist of symphonic metal band Xandria, has announced a solo project called Alanae. You can listen to the first Alanae music, a beautiful cover of “Scarborough Fair”, below. Kraller started her musical career in a Swedish band Nagor Mar and as […]