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AMORPHIS: 'Under The Red Cloud' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

"Under The Red Cloud", the new album from Finnish masters of melancholic metal AMORPHIS, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Finland: #2 Germany: #10 Switzerland: #11 Austria: #20 Belgium: #40 (Flanders), #53 (Wallonia) Netherland: #50 France: #61 Australia: #157 England: #162 Comments AMORPHIS guitarist Esa Holopainen: "With our 12th studio album, we finally made ...

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Video Premiere: BEHEMOTH's 'The Satanist'

"The Satanist", the new video from Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH, can be seen below. Directed by Andrzej Dragan, the clip is another ambitious and visually striking piece of art from the band that's known for videos that remain a cut above standard metal music videos. BEHEMOTH frontman Nergal comments: "BEHEMOTH has always been about breaking ...

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Video: BEHEMOTH's NERGAL Joins MACHINE HEAD On Stage In Poland

BEHEMOTH frontman Adam "Nergal" Darski joined MACHINE HEAD on stage last night (Sunday, September 13) at Klub B90 in Gdansk, Poland to perform the song "Davidian". Fan-filmed video footage of his appearance can be seen below. MACHINE HEAD's latest album, "Bloodstone & Diamonds", sold around 18,200 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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SOULFLY Taps HAVOK Bassist For Upcoming Tour

SOULFLY has tapped Mike Leon (HAVOK) to play bass on the band's upcoming North American headlining tour, which is scheduled to kick off on September 30 in Los Angeles, California. Handling bass duties for SOULFLY during the band's recent shows was mainman Max Cavalera's son Igor, who also sings for the Phoenix, Arizona band LODY ...

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BEHEMOTH's NERGAL Is Not Thinking About Follow-Up To 'The Satanist'

Nev Pearce of Australia's "Rabid Noise" podcast recently conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Adam "Nergal" Darski of Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On BEHEMOTH's latest album, 2014's "The Satanist": "I think we definitely came out of ...

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AMORPHIS Answers Fan Questions In Online Video Chat

Esa Holopainen, Tomi Joutsen and Tomi Koivusaari of Finnish masters of melancholic progressive metal AMORPHIS took part in a live question-and-answer session with fans earlier today (Thursday, September 3) via the band's YouTube channel. You can now watch the discussion below. AMORPHIS's new album, "Under The Red Cloud", will be released on September 4 via ...

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SOULFLY Announces U.S. Dates With CROWBAR

SOULFLY will embark on a U.S. tour with CROWBAR this November, following the Max Cavalera-fronted band's North American run with SOILWORK, DECAPITATED and SHATTERED SUN. Continuing with them on their campaign across the continent is SHATTERED SUN, along with the Phoenix, Arizona-based metal act INCITE. "If you sold your sold to metal and truly love ...

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Video Premiere: SOULFLY's 'Archangel'

The official video for "Archangel", the title track of the tenth studio album from SOULFLY, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Robert Sexton, who has previously worked with HELLYEAH, DEATH ANGEL, THE DWARVES and THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA, among others. Released on August 14 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment, "Archangel" was produced and ...

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BLACK TEMPLE: 'Unlikely Event' Video Released

"Unlikely Event", the new video from Helsingborg, Sweden's BLACK TEMPLE, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's debut album, "It All Ends", which will be released on August 28 via Century Media (world excluding North America, Scandinavia) and Razzia Notes (Scandinavia). The effort will be available as limited-edition digipak, LP+CD (including ...

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Video Premiere: AMORPHIS's 'Sacrifice'

"Sacrifice", the new video from Finnish masters of melancholic metal AMORPHIS, can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's new album, "Under The Red Cloud", which will be released on September 4 via Nuclear Blast. States AMORPHIS guitarist Esa Holopainen: "'Sacrifice' is the second release from 'Under The Red Cloud' and it ...

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Video: MESHUGGAH Performs At HEAVY MONTREAL Festival

Video footage of Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH performing on August 7 at the Heavy Montreal festival in Montreal, Quebec, Canada can be seen below (clip filmed and uploaded by Peter McCabe of Montreal Gazette). In a recent interview with RockSverige.se, MESHUGGAH guitarist Mårten Hagström stated about when fans can expect to hear the follow-up ...

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AMORPHIS: Fifth 'Under The Red Cloud' Studio Webisode

The fifth in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Under The Red Cloud", the new album from Finnish masters of melancholic metal AMORPHIS, can be seen below. The CD will be released on September 4 via Nuclear Blast. States AMORPHIS guitarist Esa Holopainen: "The album is titled 'Under The Red ...

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BLACK TEMPLE: 'Oncoming Fire' Lyric Video Released

Century Media Records recently started a collaboration with Anders Fridén (IN FLAMES) and his label Razzia Notes. BLACK TEMPLE, from Helsingborg, Sweden, will be the first release Razzia Notes licensed to Century Media for all territories outside of Scandinavia and North America. BLACK TEMPLE's debut album, "It All Ends", will be released on August 28 ...

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AMORPHIS: Third 'Under The Red Cloud' Studio Webisode

The third in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Under The Red Cloud", the new album from Finnish masters of melancholic metal AMORPHIS, can be seen below. The CD will be released on September 4 via Nuclear Blast. States AMORPHIS guitarist Esa Holopainen: "The album is titled 'Under The Red ...

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BLOOD EAGLE Parts Ways With Bassist, Announces Replacement

BLOOD EAGLE, the Danish death metal band featuring members of ex-VOLBEAT, MNEMIC, HATESPHERE, ILLDISPOSED and RAUNCHY, has parted ways with bassist Mikeal "Gammelfar" Ehlert and replaced him with ex-THE PSYKE PROJECT bass player Jeppe "Panzer" Skouv. Commented BLOOD EAGLE: "Unfortunately, we have to announce that Mikeal 'Gammelfar' Ehlert will be leaving BLOOD EAGLE to focus ...

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AMORPHIS: Lyric Video For New Song 'Death Of A King'

The official lyric video for the song "Death Of A King" from Finnish masters of melancholic metal AMORPHIS, can be seen below. The track, which features guest appearances by Chrigel Glanzmann (ELUVEITIE, flute) and Martin Lopez (ex-OPETH, percussion), is taken from the band's new album, "Under The Red Cloud", which will be released on September ...

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AMORPHIS: Second 'Under The Red Cloud' Studio Webisode

The second in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Under The Red Cloud", the new album from Finnish masters of melancholic metal AMORPHIS, can be seen below. The CD will be released on September 4 via Nuclear Blast. States AMORPHIS guitarist Esa Holopainen: "The album is titled 'Under The Red ...

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SOULFLY: Lyric Video For New Song 'We Sold Our Souls To Metal'

SOULFLY's tenth studio album, "Archangel", will be released on August 14 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The CD was produced by Matt Hyde, who has previously worked with SLAYER and CHILDREN OF BODOM. The cover artwork was created by artist Eliran Kantor (TESTAMENT, ICED EARTH, SODOM) and can be seen below. The lyric video for the ...

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AMORPHIS: First 'Under The Red Cloud' Studio Webisode

The first in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Under The Red Cloud", the new album from Finnish masters of melancholic metal AMORPHIS, can be seen below. The CD will be released on September 4 via Nuclear Blast. States AMOPRHIS guitarist Esa Holopainen: "The album is titled 'Under The Red ...

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AMORPHIS To Release 'Under The Red Cloud' Album In September

Finnish masters of melancholic metal AMORPHIS will release their new album, "Under The Red Cloud", on September 4 via Nuclear Blast. States AMOPRHIS guitarist Esa Holopainen: "The album is titled 'Under The Red Cloud' and the artwork is done by Valnoir Mortasonge. Valnoir is well known from his works for LAIBACH, PARADISE LOST, WATAIN, BEHEMOTH ...

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Video: BEHEMOTH Crushes SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL

Fan-filmed video footage of BEHEMOTH's June 6 performance at the Sweden Rock Festival in Sölvesborg can be seen below. BEHEMOTH's latest album, "The Satanist", sold around 10,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 34 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's ninth full-length studio CD, ...

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SOULFLY: 'Archangel' Cover Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

SOULFLY's tenth studio album, "Archangel", will be released on August 14 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The CD was produced by Matt Hyde, who has previously worked with SLAYER and CHILDREN OF BODOM. The cover artwork was created by artist Eliran Kantor (TESTAMENT, ICED EARTH, SODOM) and can be seen below. "I am so proud to ...

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MAX CAVALERA Reveals New SOULFLY Songtitles, Says 'Archangel' Album Is 'Really Artistic'

Alice Roques of RockRevoltMagazine.com conducted an interview with Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, KILLER BE KILLED, SEPULTURA) before CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's April 23 concert at the Newport Music Hall in Columbus, Ohio. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about SOULFLY's tenth studio album, "Archangel", which is due on August 14 via Nuclear ...

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