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 […]
In summer 2018, Epica won a competition organized by the Dutch Grammy award-winning Metropole Orkest. The winner got a chance to record a song of their choice with the orchestra. Epica chose “Beyond The Matrix” from their latest album “The Holographic Principle” and you can hear the final […]
Phantom Elite, Munich, September 29, 2018 – In Pictures on Metal Goddesses.
Symphonic death metal supergroup MaYaN has a new album out! Thanks to tremendous support from fans in their crowdfunding campaign, they partnered with a world-renowned symphonic orchestra and created an epic masterpiece called “Dhyana”. This album is an adventurous story made of brutal guitar riffs, vocal duels and battles, […]
Earlier this week, we informed you about Beyond The Black joining Within Temptation on their “The Resist Tour 2018”. The second support act and details about who will open what show were revealed today. German symphonic metal band Beyond The Black will be opening for Within Temptation throughout the […]
Canadian Celtic/symphonic fantasy metal singer and songwriter LEAH (Leah McHenry) presents the first single off her upcoming album “The Quest”. The single is called “Edge Of You Sword” and you can listen to it below. “The first single is quite upbeat, with lots of fantasy, quiet moments and […]
Dark Sarah – cinematic metal project of Heidi Parviainen – release the third single from their upcoming album “The Golden Moth”. The song is called “Sky Sailing” and you can watch the music video below. Once again, besides Heidi Parviainen in the role of Sarah, the track features […]
Ukrainian modern oriental metal outfit Ignea presents a music video for their new single “Queen Dies”. Watch it below. The band started in Kiev under the name Parallax. Intentionally, it was the first Ukrainian band to play oriental metal. However, the band didn’t limit itself to strict boundaries of […]
Tarja is currently in the US, promoting her new live record “Act II” that came out July 27, but she is already busy working on the follow-up of her 2016’s album “The Shadow Self”. Doing a lot of press, Tarja spilt some secrets about what’s coming next. Read […]
In summer 2018, Epica won a competition organized by the Dutch Grammy award-winning Metropole Orkest, the first prize being the recording of a song of their choice with the orchestra.
Epica‘s “Epica vs. Attack On Titan Songs” EP is out now. Previously released in Japan, the album consisting of Attack On Titan theme songs wearing the Epica coat is now available worldwide. You can stream all the songs below. (A Spotify account is required to listen to this […]
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Beyond The Black are streaming the second track off their upcoming album called “My God Is Dead”. German symphonic metallers’ third studio record “Heart Of The Hurricane” comes out August 31 via Napalm Records. The band on the new song: “My God Is Dead is power ballad and massive […]
Following Lacuna Coil and their upcoming book “Nothing Stands In Our Way”, symphonic metallers Epica have announced a release of their own publication. “The Essence Of Epica” is the name of the band’s first official book in which they will look back at their 15 years long career. […]
Eleine have released a new video for “Echoes”. The track is taken from their latest album “Until The End”. You can watch the video below and listen to the full album here.