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APOCALYPTICA To Perform At Finland's GREEN FINGERPRINT FESTIVAL

Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA will perform at the Green Fingerprint Festival on October 11 at Jäähalli (Icehall) in Helsinki, Finland. Also scheduled to appear are THE SOUNDS and DON JOHNSON BIG BAND. The festival is part of a nationwide Green Fingerprint campaign to raise awareness of conserving energy and combating climate change. You can award ...

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APOCALYPTICA: AREA4 FESTIVAL Performance Available Online

APOCALYPTICA's performance at the Area4 Festival, which was held August 29-31 in Lüdinghausen, Germany, was broadcast on WDR's (German public TV) series "Rockpalast" on Monday, September 22. It is now available for vieweing online at Rockpalast.de. As previously reported, APOCALYPTICA has contributed a special remix of "S.O.S. (Anything But Love)", done by Justin ...

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LACUNA COIL To Play Russia, Estonia In December

Italian metallers LACUNA COIL will play Russia and Estonia for the first time in December. The details are as follows: Dec. 13 - Estonia - Green Christmas Festival Dec. 16 - Moscow (Russia) @ Tochka Dec. 17 - St. Petersburg (Russia) @ Port Planet-Loud.com conducted an interview with LACUNA COIL singer Cristina Scabbia at this ...

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More Vocals Pay Off For APOCALYPTICA

The Pulse of Radio reports: "Worlds Collide", the latest album from Finnish metal cello quartet APOCALYPTICA, is not their first effort to feature vocals but makes the most use of them. Guest singers on the disc include THREE DAYS GRACE frontman Adam Gontier, SLIPKNOT vocalist Corey Taylor and others. APOCALYPTICA member Eicca Toppinen told The ...

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LACUNA COIL: Video Interview With CRISTINA SCABBIA Available

Planet-Loud.com conducted an interview with LACUNA COIL singer Cristina Scabbia at this year's Download festival, which was held June 13-15 at Donington Park, Leicestershire, UK. Watch the six-minute chat below. LACUNA COIL has set "Visual Karma (Body, Mind and Soul)" as the title of its first-ever DVD, due in November via Century Media. The double ...

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APOCALYPTICA: AREA4 Festival Performance To Air On German TV

APOCALYPTICA's performance at the Area4 Festival, which was held August 29-31 in Lüdinghausen, Germany, will be broadcast on WDR's (German public TV) series "Rockpalast" on Monday, September 22 between 12:45 a.m. and 2:30 a.m. As previously reported, APOCALYPTICA has contributed a special remix of "S.O.S. (Anything But Love)", done by Justin Lassen, to the original ...

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METALLICA's LARS ULRICH Interviewed By APOCALYPTICA's EICCA TOPPINEN; Audio Available

A 23-minute audio interview with METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich conducted by Eicca Toppinen of the Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA at the one-day Ozzfest on August 9, 2008 in Frisco, Texas is available for streaming at Metallica.com. Professionally filmed video footage of APOCALYPTICA performing a rendition of the METALLICA song "Enter Sandman" on June ...

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APOCALYPTICA: Pro-Shot Footage From Belgium's GRASPOP METAL MEETING Available

Professionally filmed video footage of the Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA performing a rendition of the METALLICA song "Enter Sandman" on June 29, 2008 at the Graspop Metal Meeting in Dessel, Belgium can be viewed below (courtesy of Belgium's TMF channel). As previously reported, APOCALYPTICA has contributed a special remix of "S.O.S. (Anything But Love)", done ...

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APOCALYPTICA Contributes 'S.O.S.' Remix To 'Midnight Meat Train' Soundtrack

Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA has contributed a special remix of "S.O.S. (Anything But Love)", done by Justin Lassen, to the original soundtrack for the long-awaited horror movie "Midnight Meat Train". The latest film adapation of a Clive Barker book, the horror thriller stars Bradley Cooper ("Wedding Crashers", TV's "Alias"), Vinnie Jones ("X-Men: The Last Stand", ...

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APOCALYPTICA: More North American Dates Announced

Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA has scheduled the following North American dates: Aug. 05 - The Black Sheep Colorado Springs, Colorado Aug. 06 - Cain's Ballroom Tulsa, Oklahoma Aug. 07 - Village Theatre Little Rock, Arkansas Aug. 08 - Antones Beaumont, Texas Aug. 09 - Ozzfest Dallas, Texas Sep. 13 - X103 FEST (Verizon Wireless Centre) ...

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LACUNA COIL Singer Interviewed At UK's DOWNLOAD Festival; Video Available

James Allman of Baconmusic conducted an interview with vocalist Cristina Scabbia of Italian gothic metallers LACUNA COIL at this year's Download festival, which was held June 13-15 at Donington Park, Leicestershire, UK. Watch the eight-and-a-half-minute chat below. Scabbia performed with Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA at the Download festival on Sunday, June 15. Cristina ...

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METAL HAMMER GOLDEN GODS AWARDS: Complete List Of Winners

The true spirit of rock 'n' roll was unleashed yesterday Monday, June 16 at London's state-of-the-art Indigo2 complex, when the sixth Metal Hammer Golden Gods opened its doors to some of the biggest and most notorious rock stars in the world. The annual awards bash, which is owned by Future's Metal Hammer magazine, celebrated the ...

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LACUNA COIL Singer Performs With APOCALYPTICA At UK's DOWNLOAD; Video Available

Fan-filmed video footage of LACUNA COIL vocalist Cristina Scabbia performing with Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA at this year's Download festival on Sunday, June 15 at Donington Park, Leicestershire, UK can be viewed below (clip uploaded by YouTube user "prophet1983"). Cristina sang the epic ballad "S.O.S. (Anything But Love)", which was featured on APOCALYPTICA's new album, ...

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LACUNA COIL To Support BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE In Germany

Italy's LACUNA COIL will suppor Welsh metallers BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE on the following German dates in November: Nov. 21 - Dusseldorf, Germany - Philipshalle Nov. 22 - Munich, Germany - Zenith Nov. 28 - Weisbaden, Germany - Rhein-Main-Halle Nov. 29 - Berlin, Germany - Columbiahalle LACUNA COIL's previously announced Australian tour, which was scheduled ...

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APOCALYPTICA: UK Dates Announced

Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA will embark on a UK headlining tour in December. Confirmed dates are as follows: Dec. 02 - Carling Academy Oxford Dec. 03 - Carling Academy Liverpool Dec. 04 - Rock City Nottingham Dec. 05 - Wulfrun Hall Wolverhampton Dec. 06 - ABC Glasgow Dec. 07 - Carling Academy Newcastle Dec. 09 ...

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APOCALYPTICA Pulls Out Of Germany's M'ERA LUNA Festival

Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA has cancelled its appearance at the M'era Luna festival set to take place August 8-9 in Hildesheim, Germany in order to play this year's one-day Ozzfest in Dallas, Texas on August 9. APOCALYPTICA recruited FUEL frontman Toryn Green to handle lead vocals on the quartet's recent North American tour, which began ...

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LACUNA COIL: Australian Tour Cancelled

LACUNA COIL's previously announced Australian tour, which was scheduled to take place in June, has been cancelled "due to matters completely beyond our control," according to a statement released by the band. "However, we are thrilled to announce that we will be coming back to Australia this coming February to perform at the Soundwave 2009 ...

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LACUNA COIL Working On First-Ever DVD

Italian goth-metal icons LACUNA COIL have started work on a DVD project which is tentatively scheduled to be released later this year. The DVD will be a retrospective of all things from the band's "Karmacode" album cycle. It will include promotional videos, spectacularly remixed professionally shot festival appearances, behind-the-scenes travel documentaries and home videos and ...

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APOCALYPTICA: 'I Don't Care' Video Posted Online

"I Don't Care", the new video from the Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA, can be viewed below. The song features vocals by THREE DAYS GRACE frontman Adam Gontier, who also appears in the clip. APOCALYPTICA enlisted FUEL frontman Toryn Green to handle lead vocals on the quartet's recent North American tour, which began on April 11 ...

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APOCALYPTICA On ALTITUDE's 'Gibson Green Room'; Video Available

Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA took part in an interview and performance last month on the "Gibson Green Room" show on Altitude (TV for your cell phone). The band discusses its roots, getting SLIPKNOT/STONE SOUR's Corey Taylor to sing on its hit "I'm Not Jesus" and the difference between touring Finland and America. The clip, which ...

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Worlds Collide - APOCALYPTICA

While they'll most likely always be known to many as that band that plays METALLICA songs on cellos, APOCALYPTICA has been making great strides over the past decade or so to shake the novelty of being a cover band. By bringing a full-time drummer into the fold and utilizing effects such as distortion and wah ...

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LACUNA COIL Singer To Perform With APOCALYPTICA At DOWNLOAD Festival, METAL HAMMER AWARDS

LACUNA COIL vocalist Cristina Scabbia has confirmed that she will perform with Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA at this year's Download festival on Sunday, June 15 at Donington Park, Leicestershire, UK. Cristina will sing the epic ballad "S.O.S. (Anything But Love)", which was featured on APOCALYPTICA's new album, "Worlds Collide", and was released as a single ...

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