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Ex-NIGHTWISH Singer ANETTE OLZON: 'Lies' Video Teaser

A teaser for "Lies", the first solo video from former NIGHTWISH singer Anette Olzon, can be seen below. The clip, which was directed by Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company (DIMMU BORGIR, LACUNA COIL, IN FLAMES, SONIC SYNDICATE, KAMELOT), will make its online debut on February 14 at 4:00 p.m. CET. "Lies" is the first ...

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LACUNA COIL: New Song 'Nothing Stands In Our Way' Available For Streaming

Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL will release their new studio album, "Broken Crown Halo", in North America on April 1 (one day earlier internationally) via Century Media Records. The CD was recorded Italy by producer Jay Baumgardner (P.O.D., SEVENDUST, EVANESCENCE, PAPA ROACH) and engineer Kyle Hoffmann (P.O.D., BUSH, ZEBRAHEAD). The effort was mastered by Howie ...

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IN FLAMES: New Photos From The Studio

Swedish metallers IN FLAMES recently entered Hansa Studios (DAVID BOWIE, DEPECHE MODE, U2) in Berlin, Germany to begin recording their eleventh album for an early 2014 release. New photos from the studio — courtesy of the German magazine Metal Hammer — can be found at Metal-Hammer.de. IN FLAMES lead singer, Anders Fridén recently ...

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EVERGREY Signs With AFM RECORDS

Swedish metallers EVERGREY have inked a deal with AFM Records. The band, led by frontman Tom S. Englund, is currently working on a brand new studio album, to be released later this year. Englund checks in from Division Two Studios, Sweden: "I am sitting here in what feels like the black heart of distorted guitars ...

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LACUNA COIL's CRISTINA SCABBIA: I Don't Consider Myself 'Hot'

Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL will return to the road to introduce North America to their new album, "Broken Crown Halo", as part of the Revolver Hottest Chicks In Hard Rock Tour, which launches February 20 and features LACUNA COIL sharing a stage with SICK PUPPIES, Century Media Records labelmates EYES SET TO KILL and ...

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LACUNA COIL: 'Broken Crown Halo' Cover Artwork, Track Listing

Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL will release their new studio album, "Broken Crown Halo", in North America on April 1 (one day earlier internationally) via Century Media Records. The CD was recorded Italy by producer Jay Baumgardner (P.O.D., SEVENDUST, EVANESCENCE, PAPA ROACH) and engineer Kyle Hoffmann (P.O.D., BUSH, ZEBRAHEAD). The effort was mastered by Howie ...

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CENTURY MEDIA Founder ROBERT KAMPF Pays Tribute To OLIVER WITHÖFT

Oliver Withöft, co-owner of independent record label Century Media, passed away on January 20, 2014 after falling ill several months ago. He was 49. Born in Dortmund, Germany in 1964, Oliver studied linguistics, business, and history in both Germany and the U.K. Robert Kampf started Century Media Records 25 years ago simply to create a ...

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KATATONIA Speaks To HEAVY METAL ARTWORK (Video)

Heavy Metal Artwork conducted an interview with Swedish dark rockers KATATONIA before the band's November 3, 2013 concert at Roundhouse in London, England. You can now watch the chat below. KATATONIA recently supported PARADISE LOST on the "Tragic Illusion" 25th-anniversary tour alongside LACUNA COIL. Concurrently, also celebrating their own 10th anniversary for their ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY To Release 'A Memory Construct' Single

On their upcoming North American tour, Swedish melodic death metallers DARK TRANQUILLITY will be selling a seven-inch EP entitled "A Memory Construct", which also will be released digitally in the beginning of March. Recorded during the "Construct" sessions, the single contains the two songs, is limited to 500 copies worldwide and is available on a ...

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LACUNA COIL Announces 'Broken Crown Halo' Album, 'Hottest Chicks In Hard Rock' Tour

Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL will release their new studio album, "Broken Crown Halo", in North America on April 1 (one day earlier internationally) via Century Media Records. The CD was recorded Italy by producer Jay Baumgardner (P.O.D., SEVENDUST, EVANESCENCE, PAPA ROACH) and engineer Kyle Hoffmann (P.O.D., BUSH, ZEBRAHEAD). The effort was mastered by Howie ...

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APOCALYPTICA's EICCA TOPPINEN, MIKKO SIRÉN Interviewed By Germany's EMP ROCK INVASION (Video)

Germany's EMP Rock Invasion recently conducted an interview with Eicca Toppinen and Mikko Sirén of the ground-breaking Finnish orchestral rock group APOCALYPTICA. You can now watch the chat below. For APOCALYPTICA's just-released live album "Wagner Reloaded - Live In Leipzig" (BMG), the band teamed with the acclaimed MDR Leipzig Symphony Orchestra. The album's release is ...

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AMARANTHE: 2013 Tour Video Recap

A five-minute 2013 tour video recap from Swedish melodic metallers AMARANTHE can be seen below. AMARANTHE's sophomore album, "The Nexus", is out now, accompanied by the "Invincible" video directed by Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company, who has previously worked with DIMMU BORGIR, LACUNA COIL, IN FLAMES, SONIC SYNDICATE and KAMELOT, among others. The video ...

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APOCALYPTICA Performs On L'ENORME TV's 'Une Dose 2 Metal' (Video)

The ground-breaking Finnish orchestral rock group APOCALYPTICA performed on a recent episode of the French show "Une Dose 2 Metal" on L'Enorme TV. Check it the footage below. For APOCALYPTICA's just-released live album "Wagner Reloaded - Live In Leipzig" (BMG), the band teamed with the acclaimed MDR Leipzig Symphony Orchestra. The album's release is perfectly ...

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APOCALYPTICA's MIKKO SIRÉN Talks To HORNS UP ROCKS! About 'Wagner Reloaded - Live In Leipzig' (Audio)

Jo Schüftan of Horns Up Rocks! recently conducted an interview with drummer Mikko Sirén of the ground-breaking Finnish orchestral rock group APOCALYPTICA. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. For APOCALYPTICA's just-released live album "Wagner Reloaded - Live In Leipzig" (BMG), the band teamed with the acclaimed MDR Leipzig Symphony ...

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APOCALYPTICA: 'Stormy Wagner' Video Premiere

APOCALYPTICA — the ground-breaking Finnish orchestral rock group — has premiered the new video for "Stormy Wagner". "Stormy Wagner" is part of APOCALYPTICA's just-released live album "Wagner Reloaded - Live In Leipzig" (BMG), for which the band teamed with the acclaimed MDR Leipzig Symphony Orchestra. The album's release is perfectly timed since 2013 marks the ...

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