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LACUNA COIL Announces Australian Tour Dates

Century Media recording artists LACUNA COIL have announced today that they will return to Australia this June for a run of headlining tour dates. The band, which has spent the past several months writing songs for its forthcoming new album, will take some time away from their rehearsal room to play a series of headlining ...

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APOCALYPTICA Performs On Seattle's KISW 99.9 FM; Video Available

Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA took part in a short performance and interview on April 18, 2008 at the studios of KISW 99.9 FM in Seattle, Washington. Watch the performance footage below. According to The Pulse of Radio, APOCALYPTICA has enlisted FUEL frontman Toryn Green to handle lead vocals on the remainder of the quartet's current ...

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APOCALYPTICA Hires FUEL Singer For Roadwork

According to The Pulse of Radio, APOCALYPTICA has enlisted FUEL frontman Toryn Green to handle lead vocals on the remainder of the Finnish cello quartet's current North American tour, which began on April 11 and continues through mid-May. The group initially enlisted vocalist Johnny Andrews (see clip below), who co-wrote the band's current single, "I'm ...

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APOCALYPTICA Live Performance To Be Streamed Today

Hot Topic will stream a live performance by Finnish metal cellists APOCALYPTICA today (Thursday, April 10) at 2:00 p.m. PST from its City of Industry, California headquarters. To watch the show live via the Internet, click here. In other news, it has been announced that APOCALYPTICA will be joined on its North American ...

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APOCALYPTICA: New 'Worlds Collide' Widget Available

A widget promoting the long-awaited U.S. release of APOCALYPTICA's new album, "Worlds Collide", can be found below. "Worlds Collide" will be released in the U.S. on April 15. The CD, which entered the Finnish chart at position No. 8 and also landed on both the German and Swiss charts at No. 10, was made available ...

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APOCALYPTICA To Play Free Show In Bulgaria

News.bg reports that Finnish metal cellists APOCALYPTICA will open the tourism season in the coastal city of Kavarna (North East Bulgaria) with a free concert on May 31. The show will take place on the central square of Bulgaria's metal capital and again will attract fans of the hard music from all over ...

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APOCALYPTICA Performs At Finland's 'Emma Gaala'; Video Available

Finnish metal cellists APOCALYPTICA were accompanied by pop singer Hanna Pakarinen for their performance of the song "S.O.S. (Anything but Love)" at this year's Emma Gaala (Finnish Grammy equivalent), which was held last night (Saturday, March 8) at Kulttuuritalo in Helsinki. Footage of the performance, which was broadcast on the Finnish channel YLE TV2 (along ...

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APOCALYPTICA: First U.S. Dates Announced

According to Ticketmaster.com, Finnish metal cellists APOCALYPTICA have scheduled the following U.S. dates: Apr. 27 - Chicago, IL @ House of Blues May 12 - Dallas, TX @ House of Blues More shows will be announced soon. As previously reported, APOCALYPTICA has had the U.S. release date of its new album, "Worlds Collide", ...

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LACUNA COIL Singer Answers Fan Questions

LACUNA COIL frontwoman Cristina Scabbia has answered several new fan questions via the "blog" section of her personal MySpace account (free registration may be required to view the blog). In a recent interview with Revolver magazine, Scabbia stated that LACUNA COIL is in the early stages of the band's next album development, with ...

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APOCALYPTICA To Headline Germany's ROCK AM HÄRTSFELDSEE Festival

Finnish metal cellists APOCALYPTICA have been confirmed as the headliners of the Rock am Härtsfeldsee 2008 festival, set to take place June 27-28 in Dischingen Lkr. Heidenheim, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: APOCALYPTICA DEADLOCK EKTOMORF MAMBO KURT MEGAHERZ SALTATIO MORTIS For more information, visit www.rockamhaertsfeldsee.de. As previously reported, APOCALYPTICA ...

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APOCALYPTICA's EICCA Wins JUSSI Award

APOCALYPTICA's Eicca Toppinen was honored with the Finnish movie award Jussi in the "Best Music" category for his work on the soundtrack to the Finnish movie "Black Ice". As previously reported, APOCALYPTICA has had the U.S. release date of its new album, "Worlds Collide", pushed back once again — this time to April 15. The ...

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APOCALYPTICA: More Tour Dates Announced

Finnish metal cellists APOCALYPTICA have scheduled the following dates: Feb. 04 - Auditorio Coca Cola – Monterrey, MEX Feb. 05 - National Auditorium - Mexico City, MEX Feb. 06 - Teatro Diana – Guadalajara, MEX Feb. 25 - Oktybrsky Hall - St. Peterburg, RUS Feb. 26 - B1 – Moscow, RUS Mar. 05 - Den ...

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LACUNA COIL's FERRO Comments On PARADISE LOST Documentary

LACUNA COIL singer Andrea Ferro has issued the following update: "Century Media just released 'Over the Madness', a documentary about PARADISE LOST's 20th anniversary. This band has been really influential in the beginning of our career and we've been really glad to contribute to this movie. You will find me, Cristina [Scabbia, vocals] and Chris ...

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