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DEATHSTARS: First 'The Perfect Cult' Track-By-Track Breakdown Video

The first track-by-track breakdown video for "The Perfect Cult", the fourth studio album from Swedish industrial rock band DEATHSTARS, can be seen below. Due on June 13 via Nuclear Blast, the follow-up to 2009's "Night Electric Night" was captured in several studios: drums, guitars and bass were recorded at Bohus Sound Recording in Kungälv, Sweden; ...

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DEATHSTARS: 'All The Devil's Toys' Video Released

"All The Devil's Toys", the new video from the Swedish industrial rock band DEATHSTARS, can be seen below. The clip was produced by Staca Stanimir Lukic of Serbia's iCODE Team (SOILWORK, SIRENIA). The song is taken from the group's fourth studio album, "The Perfect Cult", which will be released on June 13 via Nuclear Blast. ...

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SIRENIA Returns To NAPALM RECORDS

Norwegian/Spanish symphonic gothic metallers SIRENIA have inked a deal with Napalm Records. Says Nadir Amrioui, A&R at Napalm Records: "[SIRENIA mainman/guitarist] Morten [Veland] is an amazing songwriter and with his band SIRENIA they still belong to the top of gothic metal. We can barely wait to check out the first new songs and to release ...

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WINTER STORM: 'Wasted Feelings' Video Released

"Wasted Feelings", the new video from British symphonic metal upstarts WINTER STORM, can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's second album, "Within The Frozen Design", which was released in November. Comments WINTER STORM vocalist and guitarist Hannah Fieldhouse: "The album is based on the concept of universal design and a being ...

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SINHERESY: 'Paint The World' Album Trailer Available

A trailer for "Paint The World", the forthcoming debut album from Italian symphonic metallers SINHERESY, can be seen below. The CD, which will be released on September 30 via Bakerteam Records, was mixed and mastered at Fascination Street Studios in Varberg, Sweden by Johan Örnborg and Jens Bogren (SOILWORK, AMON AMARTH, OPETH, PARADISE LOST). "Paint ...

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SIRENIA: 'Perils Of The Deep Blue' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Perils Of The Deep Blue", the sixth studio album from Norwegian/Spanish symphonic gothic metallers SIRENIA, sold around 900 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 20 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined ...

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SIRENIA: New Audio Interview With MORTEN VELAND

The Age Of Metal recently conducted an interview with Morten Veland of Norwegian/Spanish symphonic gothic metallers SIRENIA. You can now listen to the chat using the Mixcloud player below. SIRENIA's sixth studio album, "Perils Of The Deep Blue", was released on June 28 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was produced by SIRENIA mainman Morten ...

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SIRENIA: 'My Destiny Coming To Pass' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "My Destiny Coming To Pass" from Norwegian/Spanish symphonic gothic metallers SIRENIA, can be seen below. The track comes off the band's sixth studio album, "Perils Of The Deep Blue", which will be released on June 28 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was produced by SIRENIA mainman Morten ...

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SIRENIA: 'Seven Widows Weep' Video Released

"Seven Widows Weep", the new video from Norwegian/Spanish symphonic gothic metallers SIRENIA, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's sixth studio album, "Perils Of The Deep Blue", which will be released on June 28 via Nuclear Blast Records. Comments SIRENIA mainman Morten Veland: "In April we went to Serbia to shoot a ...

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SIRENIA: Second 'Perils Of The Deep Blue' Trailer Released

Norwegian/Spanish symphonic gothic metallers SIRENIA will release their sixth studio album, "Perils Of The Deep Blue", on June 28 via Nuclear Blast Records. The second trailer for the CD can be seen below. Comments SIRENIA vocalist and guitarist Morten Veland: "The entire band and all the people we are working with are absolutely ecstatic about ...

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SIRENIA: First 'Perils Of The Deep Blue' Trailer Released

Norwegian/Spanish symphonic gothic metallers SIRENIA will release their sixth studio album, "Perils Of The Deep Blue", on June 28 via Nuclear Blast Records. Comments SIRENIA vocalist and guitarist Morten Veland: "The entire band and all the people we are working with are absolutely ecstatic about it! This album takes SIRENIA to the next level and ...

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SIRENIA: New Album Details Revealed

Norwegian/Spanish symphonic gothic metallers SIRENIA will release their sixth studio album, "Perils Of The Deep Blue", on June 28 via Nuclear Blast Records. Comments SIRENIA vocalist and guitarist Morten Veland: "The entire band and all the people we are working with are absolutely ecstatic about it! This album takes SIRENIA to the next level and ...

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SIRENIA: 'Vocal Recordings For The New Album Are Finally Finished'

Norwegian-Spanish gothic metal band SIRENIA last fall entered the studio to record the follow-up to 2011's "The Enigma Of Life" for a 2013 release via Nuclear Blast Records. According to the group, "The vocal recordings for the new album are finally finished!" SIRENIA previously stated about the group's upcoming CD: "We feel confident that the ...

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SIRENIA Continuing Work On New Album

Norwegian-Spanish gothic metal band SIRENIA last fall entered the studio to record the follow-up to 2011's "The Enigma Of Life" for an early 2013 release via Nuclear Blast Records. Commented the group: "We've been in the studio again this weekend, recording some more vocals. Now we are half way with the vocals to be finished." ...

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SERENITY: First Webisode Posted Online

Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY have posted the first in a series of "Serenity Specials" episodes featuring footage from the road as well as anything band-related that they wish to share with the fans. The group states: "This first episode has a pretty obvious title introducing one specific aspect of the band, starring Mario Hirzinger ...

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SERENITY Keyboardist Quits

Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY have released the following statement: "With great mourning we have to tell you all that [Mario Hirzinger], our dear friend, keyboardist, song and lyrics writer as well as founder of SERENITY leaves the band as of now... "We already knew his decision for quite some time and fully understand Mario's ...

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SIRENIA Recording New Album

Norwegian-Spanish gothic metal band SIRENIA has entered the studio to record the follow-up to 2011's "The Enigma Of Life" for an early 2013 release via Nuclear Blast Records. Commented the group: "Festival season is over and it feels great to be back in the studio again. "The progress on the new album is going very ...

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SERENITY Cancels Dutch Shows

Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY have released the following statement: "SERENITY wants to inform you that we had to cancel all shows for November/December 2012 in the Netherlands as support to the dutch band DELAIN. "Please believe us that this was a really hard decision for all of us as there is no worse case ...

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SERENITY: New Video Interview Posted Online

The Age Of Metal conducted an interview with Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY before their September 14 performance at the ProgPower USA XIII festival in Atlanta, Georgia. You can now watch the chat below. SERENITY's third album, "Death & Legacy", was released in February 2011 via Napalm Records. The CD was produced by Oliver Philipps, ...

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SIRENIA: New Audio Interview With AILYN

Kalle-Rock.de conducted an interview with singer Ailyn of the Norwegian-Spanish gothic metal band SIRENIA on July 13 at the Masters Of Rock festival in Vizovice, Czech Republic. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. SIRENIA's latest album, "The Enigma Of Life", was released on January 21, 2011 via Nuclear Blast ...

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SIRENIA: Multi-Camera Rio De Janeiro Footage Available

Multi-camera video footage of SIRENIA's November 2, 2011 performance at Clube Recreativo Caxiense in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil can be seen below. SIRENIA recently announced the addition of guitarist Jan Erik Soltvedt to the group's ranks. The band's latest album, "The Enigma Of Life", was released on January 21 via Nuclear Blast Records. SIRENIA's "The ...

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SERENITY: 'When Canvas Starts To Burn' Video Released

"When Canvas Starts To Burn", the new video from Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's third album, "Death & Legacy", which was released on February 25 via Napalm Records. The CD was produced by Oliver Philipps, Jan Vacik, Thomas Buchberger and Georg Neuhauser and it features ...

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SIRENIA: Buenos Aires Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of SIRENIA's October 28, 2011 concert at Teatro Colegiales in Buenos Aires, Argentina can be seen below. SIRENIA recently announced the addition of guitarist Jan Erik Soltvedt to the group's ranks. The band's latest album, "The Enigma Of Life", was released on January 21 via Nuclear Blast Records. SIRENIA's "The End Of ...

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SIRENIA Announces New Guitarist

Norwegian/Spanish female-fronted gothic metallers SIRENIA have announced the addition of guitarist Jan Erik Soltvedt to the group's ranks. Commented SIRENIA guitarist/composer Morten Veland: "Some of you already know Jan Erik from the shows at [Germany's] Wacken Open Air and [Portugal's] GSM [Gallus Sonorus Musicallis] festival. We bid him welcome aboard and look forward to more ...

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SIRENIA: New Video Interview Posted Online

Metal-Trails.com conducted an interview with Norwegian/Spanish female-fronted gothic metallers SIRENIA at this year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival, which was held August 4-6, 2011 in Wacken, Germany. You can now watch the chat below. SIRENIA's latest album, "The Enigma Of Life", was released on January 21 via Nuclear Blast Records. A ...

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ARVEN Signs With MASSACRE RECORDS

German melodic metallers ARVEN have inked a deal with Massacre Records. The band's debut album, "Music Of Light", will be released on September 23. The 10-song CD features artwork by Jan Yrlund (KORPIKLAANI, STRATOVARIUS, SIRENIA). According to a press release, the members of ARVEN are "professionally educated musicians [who] share one important attitude: a strong ...

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