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KAMELOT Joined By BLACKGUARD Frontman For 'March Of Mephisto' Performance (Video)

Vocalist Paul Zinay of Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based sympho/black/folk/power metallers BLACKGUARD joined KAMELOT on stage this past Saturday, September 8 at Circo Volador in Mexico City, Mexico to perforn the song "March Of Mephisto". Fan-filmed video footage of his appearance can be seen below. BLACKGUARD will support KAMELOT on a European tour in November. Also appearing ...

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LORD: 'Betrayal Blind' Video Released

"Betrayal Blind", the new video from Australian melodic metallers LORD, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's new album, "Digital Lies", which will be released later in the year through Dominus Records. The cover art was once again created by Felipe Machado (BLIND GUARDIAN, IRON SAVIOR, ICED EARTH, GAMMA RAY). The track ...

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KAMELOT Performs In Costa Rica For First Time; Video Available

American/German/Swedish symphonic metallers KAMELOT made their Costa Rican live debut last night (Thursday, September 6) at Club Peppers. Fan-filmed video footage of the performance can be seen below. KAMELOT's new album, "Silverthorn", will be released on October 30 in North America, October 26 in Germany and October 29 in the rest of Europe via Steamhammer/SPV. ...

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KAMELOT: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From 'Sacrimony (Angel Of Afterlife)' Video Shoot

American/German/Swedish symphonic metallers KAMELOT recently filmed a video for their new single, "Sacrimony (Angel Of Afterlife)", in Belgrade, Serbia with director Ivan Colic, who has previously worked with MOONSPELL, SOILWORK, HAMMERFALL, TYPE O NEGATIVE and SYMPHONY X, among others. The clip, which features guest appearances by Elize Ryd (AMARANTHE) and Alissa White-Gluz (THE AGONIST), is ...

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KAMELOT: Audio Sample Of New Single Available

An audio sample of "Sacrimony (Angel Of Afterlife)", the new single from American/German/Swedish symphonic metallers KAMELOT, can be streamed at Amazon.com. The track, which will be released on September 4, comes off the band's new album, "Silverthorn", due on on October 30 in North America, October 26 in Germany and October 29 in ...

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AMARANTHE To Enter Studio Next Month

Swedish melodic metallers AMARANTHE will enter the studio on September 24 to begin recording their sophomore album for an early 2013 release. The follow-up to last year's "Amaranthe" will once again be recorded at Hansen studios in Ribe, Denmark with producer Jacob Hansen. Commented AMARANTHE guitarist Olof Mörck: "So it is finally revelation time! In ...

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LORD: European Tour Diary Part 1 (Video)

Australian melodic metallers LORD performed at this year's edition of the Headbangers Open Air festival, which took place July 26-28 in Brande-Hoernerkirchen, Germany. It marked the first time the mebers of LORD have been to Europe since 2005, when they toured as DUNGEON. The first part of LORD's European video tour diary, which can be ...

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AMARANTHE: Video Highlights From WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

A seven-minute video clip featuring highlights from AMARANTHE's appearance at this year's Wacken Open Air festival, which took place August 2-4 in Wacken, Germany, can be seen below. AMARANTHE's self-titled debut album was released in Europe in April 2011 via Spinefarm Records. AMARANTHE is the project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, ...

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AMARANTHE Members Talk Next Album In New Video Interview

ZaragonTV recently conducted an interview with Olof Mörck and Jake E of AMARANTHE. You can now watch the chat below. AMARANTHE's self-titled debut album was released in Europe in April 2011 via Spinefarm Records. AMARANTHE is the project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), ...

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KAMELOT: New Video Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Video footage of Amanda Somerville (TRILLIUM) and Elize Ryd (AMARANTHE) recording backing vocals for KAMELOT's new album at Wolfsburg, Germany's Gate studios under the direction of producer Sascha Paeth (EDGUY, AVANTASIA, RHAPSODY) can be seen below. KAMELOT laid down the drums for the new CD at Morrisound Recording in Tampa, Florida with renowned engineer Jim ...

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KAMELOT Guitarist Says New Vocalist Fits The Band 'In Terms Of Sound, Writing And Image'

KAMELOT's official Facebook page has been updated with a brand new interview with the band's guitarist/mainman Thomas Youngblood. The question-and-answer session follows below. Q: So how are recordings [for the new KAMELOT album] going? Thomas: It's going fantastic!! We just finished the choir sessions and they feature some amazing guests including Amanda Somerville ...

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LORD: New Album Details Revealed

Australian melodic metallers LORD will release their new album, "Digital Lies", later in the year through Dominus Records. The cover art was once again created by Felipe Machado (BLIND GUARDIAN, IRON SAVIOR, ICED EARTH, GAMMA RAY). The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Incipio 02. Betrayal Blind 03. Digital Lies 04. Point ...

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AMARANTHE: '1.000.000 Lightyears' Video Released

AMARANTHE's video for the song "1.000.000 Lightyears" can be seen below. The track comes off the band's self-titled debut album, which was released in Europe in April 2011 via Spinefarm Records. AMARANTHE is the project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen ...

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THE CLEANSING Announces New Lineup

Danish death metal veterans THE CLEANSING have announced the addition of drummer Mads Lauridsen (KONKHRA, PANZERCHRIST) and bassist Martin Leth Andersen (KOLDBORN) to the group's ranks. Lauridsen joins THE CLEANSING as the replacement for Morten Løwe (now with AMARANTHE), while Andersen was tapped to replace Mads Haarløv (INIQUITY). The current lineup is rounded by vocalist ...

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KAMELOT Taps AMARANTHE Singer For North American Tour

Swedish vocalist Elize Ryd of AMARANTHE has once again been selected to fill the female singer spot on KAMELOT's upcoming North American tour with NIGHTWISH in September/October. Commented KAMELOT: "Elize has been touring with KAMELOT since 2010 and will once again join the band for a very special tour throughout North America." AMARANTHE's self-titled debut ...

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ANKOR: 'Completely Frozen' Video Released

"Completely Frozen", the brand new video from Barcelona, Spanish melodic metallers ANKOR, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's second full-length album, "My Own Angel", which was released last October via STF Records. The CD was produced by the band and Radish Records in Barcelona. The "Completely Frozen" video was shot last ...

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AMARANTHE: Video Recap Of LOUD PARK Appearance

An 11-minute video recap of AMARANTHE's appearance at last year's edition of the Loud Park festival, which took place October 15, 2011 at Saitama Super Arena, a multi-purpose indoor arena located in Saitama City, Japan, can be seen below. AMARANTHE's self-titled debut album was released in Europe on April 13, 2011 via Spinefarm Records. AMARANTHE's ...

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ANGTORIA's CHRIS REHN Joins Forces With AMARANTHE Singer In DREAMSTATE

Swedish producers/songwriters and musicians Chris Rehn (ANGTORIA, ABYSSOS) and Tomas Wallin (TAKIDA) have joined forces in a brand new project called DREAMSTATE. Formed in November 2011, DREAMSTATE set out to "write and record music that doesn't have any boundaries, music that doesn't have any restraints or have any ties to anything but themselves and their ...

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AMARANTHE: Tampere Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of AMARANTHE's January 26 concert at Klubi in Tampere, Finland can be seen below. AMARANTHE's self-titled debut album was released in Europe on April 13, 2011 via Spinefarm Records. AMARANTHE's Elize Ryd was selected to fill the female singer spot on KAMELOT's recent European, South American and North American tours. Elize previously ...

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AMARANTHE Interviewed On 'Spinefeast At Sea' Cruise (Video)

Kaaos TV conducted an interview with AMARANTHE during the the Spinefeast At Sea cruise, which which set sail on January 19 aboard the Tallink Baltic Princess from Helsinki, Finland and returned the following day. You can now watch the chat below. AMARANTHE's self-titled debut album was released in Europe on April 13 via Spinefarm Records. ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION: Final Webisode From HAMMERFALL Tour Posted Online

The ninth and final webisode featuring behind-the-scenes footage from DEATHDESTRUCTION's recent European tour with HAMMERFALL, VICIOUS RUMORS and AMARANTHE can be seen below. DEATHDESTRUCTION will support fellow Swedes IN FLAMES on "a bunch of Swedish dates in April." For a complete list of dates, visit DeathDestruction.com. DEATHDESTRUCTION recently inked a deal with the ...

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HAMMERFALL Guitarist Interviewed On Croatia's 'Metal Eye' (Video)

Guitarist Pontus Norgren of Swedish melodic metallers HAMMERFALL was interviewed by Tea Fluksi of the "Metal Eye" show on Z1 TV when the band performed in Zagreb, Croatia on December 2, 2011 as part of the "European Outbreak 2011" tour with VICIOUS RUMORS, AMARANTHE and DEATHDESTRUCTION. You can now watch the chat below. New episodes ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION: More Webisodes From HAMMERFALL Tour Posted Online

The seventh and eighth in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from DEATHDESTRUCTION's recent European tour with HAMMERFALL, VICIOUS RUMORS and AMARANTHE can be seen below. DEATHDESTRUCTION will support fellow Swedes IN FLAMES on "a bunch of Swedish dates in April." For a complete list of dates, visit DeathDestruction.com. DEATHDESTRUCTION recently inked ...

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VICIOUS RUMORS Interviewed On Croatia's 'Metal Eye' (Video)

San Francisco Bay Area metallers VICIOUS RUMORS were interviewed by Tea Fluksi of the "Metal Eye" show on Z1 TV when the band performed in Zagreb, Croatia on December 2, 2011 as part of the "European Outbreak 2011" tour with HAMMERFALL, AMARANTHE and DEATHDESTRUCTION. You can now watch the chat below. New episodes of "Metal ...

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