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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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AMARANTHE Interviewed In London (Video)

Asif Salam of SoundShock.com conducted an interview with AMARANTHE members Olof Mörck and Elize Ryd on Decemebr 12, 2011 at The Borderline in London, England. You can now watch the chat below. AMARANTHE's self-titled debut album was released in Europe on April 13 via Spinefarm Records. Ryd was selected to fill the female ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION: New Video Interview Posted Online

RockNLive.org conducted an interview with DEATHDESTRUCTION on November 6, 2011 at Bataclan in Paris, France during the band's European tour with HAMMERFALL, VICIOUS RUMORS and AMARANTHE. You can now watch the chat below. DEATHDESTRUCTION recently inked a deal with the Swedish branch of Sony Music Entertainment. The band's three-song EP, "Fuck Yeah", was released in ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION: Fifth Webisode From HAMMERFALL Tour Posted Online

The fifth in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from DEATHDESTRUCTION's current European tour with HAMMERFALL, VICIOUS RUMORS and AMARANTHE can be seen below. DEATHDESTRUCTION recently inked a deal with the Swedish branch of Sony Music Entertainment. The band's three-song EP, "Fuck Yeah", was released in April and was followed by the group's self-titled ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION: Fourth Webisode From HAMMERFALL Tour Posted Online

The fourth in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from DEATHDESTRUCTION's current European tour with HAMMERFALL, VICIOUS RUMORS and AMARANTHE can be seen below. DEATHDESTRUCTION recently inked a deal with the Swedish branch of Sony Music Entertainment. The band's three-song EP, "Fuck Yeah", was released in April and was followed by the group's self-titled ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION: Third Webisode From HAMMERFALL Tour Posted Online

The third in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from DEATHDESTRUCTION's current European tour with HAMMERFALL, VICIOUS RUMORS and AMARANTHE can be seen below. DEATHDESTRUCTION recently inked a deal with the Swedish branch of Sony Music Entertainment. The band's three-song EP, "Fuck Yeah", was released in April and was followed by the group's self-titled ...

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DRAGONLAND: New Song Available For Streaming

An edited version of the song "The Black Mare" from Swedish power metallers DRAGONLAND can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below. The track comes off the band's new album, "Under The Grey Banner", which will be released on November 18 via AFM Records. The third part of the "Dragonland Chronicles" trilogy features musical actor ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION: Second Webisode From HAMMERFALL Tour Posted Online

The second in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from DEATHDESTRUCTION's current European tour with HAMMERFALL, VICIOUS RUMORS and AMARANTHE can be seen below. DEATHDESTRUCTION recently inked a deal with the Swedish branch of Sony Music Entertainment. The band's three-song EP, "Fuck Yeah", was released in April and was followed by the group's self-titled ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION: 'Mark My Words' Video Released

"Mark My Words", the new video from Swedish metallers DEATHDESTRUCTION, can be seen below. The clip was directed and edited by Jakob Arevarn. DEATHDESTRUCTION earlier in the year inked a deal with the Swedish branch of Sony Music Entertainment. The band's three-song EP, "Fuck Yeah", was released in April and was followed by the group's ...

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AMARANTHE: First Webisode From HAMMERFALL Tour Posted Online

The first in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from AMARANTHE's current European tour with HAMMERFALL, VICIOUS RUMORS and DEATHDESTRUCTION can be seen below. AMARANTHE is the project featuring Olof Mrck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solvestrm (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan ...

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