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KAMELOT: São Paulo Footage Available

American metallers KAMELOT kicked off their South American tour last Thursday night (April 7) at Teatro Teletón in Santiago, Chile. Simone Simons (EPICA) and Elize Ryd (AMARANTHE) made guest appearances during the show, which marked KAMELOT's first-ever performance with singer Fabio Lione (RHAPSODY OF FIRE). Fan-filmed video footage of the third show of the tour ...

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KAMELOT Performs With Singer FABIO LIONE For First Time; Photos, Video Footage Available

American metallers KAMELOT kicked off their South American tour last night (Thursday, April 7) at Teatro Teletón in Santiago, Chile. Simone Simons (EPICA) and Elize Ryd (AMARANTHE) made guest appearances during the show, which marked KAMELOT's first-ever performance with singer Fabio Lione (RHAPSODY OF FIRE). KAMELOT's setlist was follows: 01. Rule The World 02. Ghost ...

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AMARANTHE Begins Filming Second Video

AMARANTHE — the project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — started filming its second video today with acclaimed director Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company, who has previously worked with DIMMU BORGIR, ...

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AMARANTHE: Debut Album Track Listing, Cover Artwork Unveiled

AMARANTHE — the project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — will release its self-titled debut album in Europe on April 13 via Spinefarm Records. The track listing for the CD is as ...

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AMARANTHE: 'Hunger' Video Released

"Hunger", the new video from AMARANTHE — the project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — can be viewed below. The clip was directed by Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company, who has ...

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AMARANTHE: 'Hunger' Single Available For Streaming

"Hunger", the new single from AMARANTHE — the project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — has been released via iTunes. A video for the track, which can be streamed below, was recently ...

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Norwegian 'X Factor' Finalist To Perform With KAMELOT In Olso

Norwegian "X Factor" finalist Atle Pettersen (pictured below) — who is also also the singer of Norwegian melodic prog metal band ABOVE SYMMETRY — will join KAMELOT on stage for an exclusive appearance at the group's May 15, 2011 concert in Oslo, Norway. Pettersen had Marion Raven as a mentor in the "X Factor" program ...

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AMARANTHE: Debut Album Release Date Announced

AMARANTHE (formerly AVALANCHE) — the new project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — will release its self-titled debut album in the U.K. on April 13 via Spinefarm Records. A single, "Hunger", will ...

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ANGRA Singer To Perform With KAMELOT In São Paulo

Edu Falaschi (ANGRA, ALMAH) will be a special guest at KAMELOT's April 9 concert in Espaço Lux in São Bernardo do Campo, São Paulo, Brazil as part of the "Pandemonium Over South America 2011" tour. Falaschi will share the stage with such great singers as Fabio Lione (RHAPSODY OF FIRE), Simone Simons (EPICA) and Elyze ...

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AMARANTHE Preparing To Film First Video

AMARANTHE (formerly AVALANCHE) — the new project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — is preparing to film its first-ever video with director Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company, who has previously worked ...

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KAMELOT Taps AMARANTHE Singer For European, South American Tours

Swedish vocalist Elize Ryd of AMARANTHE has been selected to fill the female singer spot on KAMELOT's upcoming European and South American tours in April/May. Elize previously performed with KAMELOT on last year's "Summer Pandemonium Tour" and the band's European trek in April/May 2010. Commented KAMELOT guitarist Thomas Youngblood: "I am very pleased to hear ...

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KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI, BARE INFINITY, TRIOSPHERE Confirmed For Belgium's METAL FEMALE VOICES FEST

KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI, BARE INFINITY and TRIOSPHERE have been confirmed for this year's edition of the Metal Female Voices Fest, set to take place October 21-23, 2011 at Oktoberhallen in Wieze, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): AMARANTHE BARE INFINITY BENEDICTUM DEADLOCK DIABULUS IN MUSICA DORO ECHOTERRA HANGING DOLL KIVIMETSÄN ...

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OPERATIKA Confirmed For Belgium's METAL FEMALE VOICES FEST

New Jersey-based symphonic/power metallers OPERATIKA have been confirmed for this year's edition of the Metal Female Voices Fest, set to take place October 21-23, 2011 at Oktoberhallen in Wieze, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): AMARANTHE BENEDICTUM DEADLOCK DIABULUS IN MUSICA DORO ECHOTERRA HANGING DOLL LEAVES' EYES MIDNATTSOL NEMHAIN ...

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UNIVERSUM: Audio Samples Of Entire New Album Available

90-second audio samples of all the tracks that will appear on "Mortuus Machina", the sophomore album from Australian melodic death metallers UNIVERSUM, are available at this location. "Mortuus Machina" is tentatively due in early 2011. The follow-up to 2008's "Leto Destinatus" will feature guest appearances by the following musicians: * Christian Älvestam (SCAR ...

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DORO, DIABULUS IN MUSICA, SYSTEM DIVIDE Confirmed For Belgium's METAL FEMALE VOICES FEST

DORO, DIABULUS IN MUSICA and SYSTEM DIVIDE have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Metal Female Voices Fest, set to take place October 21-23 at Oktoberhallen in Wieze, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): AMARANTHE BENEDICTUM DEADLOCK DIABULUS IN MUSICA DORO DRACONIAN ECHOTERRA HANGING DOLL LEAVES' EYES ...

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AMARANTHE Completes Work On Debut Album

AMARANTHE (formerly AVALANCHE) — the new project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — has completed work on its as-yet-untitled debut album at Hansen Studio in Ribe, Denmark with producer Jacob Hansen (VOLBEAT, ...

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UNIVERSUM: New Song Posted Online

A rough-mix version of a new song from Australian melodic death metallers UNIVERSUM, "Sum Of The Universe", can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track features guest vocals from Christian Älvestam (SCAR SYMMETRY, SOLUTION .45) along with lead solos from both NIGHTRAGE axemen Marios Iliopoulos and Olof Mörck. According to the band, "it's ...

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THERION, LEAVES' EYES Confirmed For Belgium's METAL FEMALE VOICES FEST

Swedish progressive/experimental metallers THERION and LEAVES' EYES — the German/Norwegian band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY — have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Metal Female Voices Fest, set to take place October 21-23 at Oktoberhallen in Wieze, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping ...

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AMARANTHE Confirmed For Belgium's METAL FEMALE VOICES FEST

AMARANTHE (formerly AVALANCHE) — the new project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — has been confirmed for next year's edition of the Metal Female Voices Fest, set to take place October 21-23 ...

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AMARANTHE To Support SYMPHONY X In Tunisia

AMARANTHE (formerly AVALANCHE) — the new project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — will support SYMPHONY X at the 8eme Festival Méditerranéen de la Guitare on March 26, 2011 in Tunis, Tunisia. ...

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AMARANTHE: Seventh Studio Video Report Posted Online

AMARANTHE (formerly AVALANCHE) — the new project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — has entered Hansen Studio in Ribe, Denmark with producer Jacob Hansen (VOLBEAT, MERCENARY, NIGHTRAGE) to begin recording its debut ...

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AMARANTHE: Sixth Studio Video Report Posted Online

AMARANTHE (formerly AVALANCHE) — the new project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — has entered Hansen Studio in Ribe, Denmark with producer Jacob Hansen (VOLBEAT, MERCENARY, NIGHTRAGE) to begin recording its debut ...

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INDRAMA: Newly Remixed Demo Track Posted Online

A newly remixed version of the demo song "Purity" from INDRAMA, the metal band featuring French guitarist/vocalist Gwen Kerjan alongside drummer Morten Lowe Sorensen (MERCENARY, THE ARCANE ORDER, AMARANTHE), bassist Loic Colin (SCARVE, ONE-WAY MIRROR, WATCHA) and guitarist Ben Antonio (NO RETURN), is available for streaming on the group's MySpace page. The track ...

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KAMELOT: Video Interview With OLIVER PALOTAI

KAMELOT keyboardist Oliver Palotai and backing singer Elize Ryd (also of the Swedish band AMARANTHE) were interviewed by Romania's Metalhead webzine in August 2010. You can now watch the chat below. "Poetry For The Poisoned", the ninth studio album from KAMELOT, sold around 6,100 copies in the United States in its first week of release. ...

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AMARANTHE: Fifth Studio Video Report Posted Online

AMARANTHE (formerly AVALANCHE) — the new project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — has entered Hansen Studio in Ribe, Denmark with producer Jacob Hansen (VOLBEAT, MERCENARY, NIGHTRAGE) to begin recording its debut ...

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AMARANTHE: More Footage From The Studio Posted Online

AMARANTHE (formerly AVALANCHE) — the new project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — has entered Hansen Studio in Ribe, Denmark with producer Jacob Hansen (VOLBEAT, MERCENARY, NIGHTRAGE) to begin recording its debut ...

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