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APOCALYPTICA Forced To Postpone North American Tour Dates

Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA has issued the following statement: "We wanted to let you know that sadly we are having to reschedule the current run of [North American] dates [which were scheduled to begin on November 25 in Orlando] to the beginning of March 2011. This is due to issues with Perttu's [Kivilaakso] health; ...

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EKOTREN To Release Sophomore Album In January

Florida melodic metal group EKOTREN will release its sophomore album, "The Dead Of Night", on January 25, 2011 via the Chicago-based record label Burnhill Union Records. The CD was once again recorded with producer Paul Trust, who has previously worked with ENDO, DIECAST andATOM SMASH. A track from the new album, "Mask Of Lies", is ...

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FAIR TO MIDLAND Signs Worldwide Deal With EONE MUSIC

Texas natives FAIR TO MIDLAND have signed a worldwide deal with eOne Music. The band's new album will be produced by Joe Barresi (TOOL, QUEENS OF THE STONEAGE, COHEED AND CAMBRIA) and is is scheduled for a spring 2011 release. "I've been looking forward to working with these guys for quite sometime. They're a great ...

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FLYLEAF Singer Featured In ORIANTHI's 'Courage' Video

FLYLEAF vocalist Lacey Mosley Sturm makes an appearance in the video for the song "Courage" from Orianthi Panagaris (who uses only her first name professionally), the 25-year-old guitar virtuoso from Adelaide, Australia who was rehearsing with Michael Jackson for his "This Is It" concerts before his death. You can now watch the clip below. When ...

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FLYLEAF Performs Acoustically On 101.7 THE FOX (Video)

On October 18, FLYLEAF performed a two-song acoustic set on Santa Rosa, California's 101.7 The Fox radio station inside the "Less Is More Lounge." Watch the performance below. FLYLEAF vocalist Lacey Mosley Sturm recently told the Dallas Morning News that she thinks the question of whether the band considers itself "Christian rock" is misunderstood. Sturm ...

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APOCALYPTICA: New U.S. Tour Dates Announced

Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA will return to the U.S. for 18 shows starting November 25 in Orlando, Florida at House Of Blues and concluding in Corpus Christi, Texas on December 18 at the House Of Rock. The dates are as follows: Nov. 25 - Orlando, FL - House Of Blues Nov. 26 - Fort ...

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APOCALYPTICA: New Video Interview

FourteenG conducted an interview with Paavo Lötjönen of the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA on August 1, 2010 at the House of Blues in Chicago, Illinois. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. "7th Symphony", the new album from APOCALYPTICA, sold around 13,000 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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APOCALYPTICA Performs At 99X Studios In Atlanta (Video)

Video footage of the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA performing an "acoustic" version of Grieg's "In The Hall Of The Mountain King" for a group of Lassiter High School orchestra students on August 30, 2010 at the studios of the 99X radio station in Atlanta, Georgia can be viewed below. "7th Symphony", the new album ...

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APOCALYPTICA's '7th Symphony' Cracks U.S. Top 40

"7th Symphony", the new album from the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA, sold around 13,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 31 on The Billboard 200 chart. The majority of the album was produced by Joe Barresi (TOOL, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, BAD RELIGION), ...

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APOCALYPTICA Interviewed By SHOCKHOUND

Hot Topic's ShockHound recently conducted an interview with Mikko Sirén and Eicca Toppinen of the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA. You can now watch the chat below. APOCALYPTICA's latest album, "7th Symphony", was released on August 24. The majority of the CD was produced by Joe Barresi (TOOL, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, BAD RELIGION), ...

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APOCALYPTICA: 'Sacra' Video Released

"Sacra", the new video from the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's latest album, "7th Symphony", which was released on August 24. The majority of the CD was produced by Joe Barresi (TOOL, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, BAD RELIGION), with two other songs produced by ...

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APOCALYPTICA: Fan Questions Answered

Paavo Lötjönen of the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA recently answered the top four questions submitted by the band's fans. The question-and-answer session follows below. Q: If you had to describe APOCALYPTICA with just one song, which one would that be and why? Paavo Lötjönen: You asked me for a song, that would be the ...

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APOCALYPTICA: '7th Symphony' EPK Available

A seven-minute EPK (Electronic Press Kit) for "7th Symphony", the new album from the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA, can be viewed below. "7th Symphony" is scheduled for release on August 24. The majority of the album was produced by Joe Barresi (TOOL, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, BAD RELIGION), with two other songs produced ...

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APOCALYPTICA: Fourth Weekly Webisode Posted Online

Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA has uploaded the fourth in a series of weekly webisodes featuring footage from the road and the studio. Check it out below. APOCALYPTICA traveled to Los Angeles in early June to shoot a music video for "End Of Me", the first single from "7th Symphony". The song features BUSH singer ...

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APOCALYPTICA Interviewed In Berlin

More-Metal.com recently conducted an interview with the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA at the Hard Rock Café in Berlin, Germany. You can now watch the chat below. APOCALYPTICA traveled to Los Angeles in early June to shoot a music video for "End Of Me", the first single from "7th Symphony". The song features ...

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APOCALYPTICA Interviewed At Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR

Robert Maroschik of MotorFM conducted an interview with the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA at this year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival, which was held August 5-7, 2010 in Wacken, Germany. You can now watch the chat below. APOCALYPTICA traveled to Los Angeles in early June to shoot a music video for "End ...

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APOCALYPTICA: Third Weekly Webisode Posted Online

Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA has uploaded the third in a series of weekly webisodes featuring footage from the road and the studio. Check it out below. APOCALYPTICA traveled to Los Angeles in early June to shoot a music video for "End Of Me", the first single from "7th Symphony". The song features BUSH singer ...

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APOCALYPTICA Talks '7th Symphony' In New Video Interview

ThrashHits.com conducted an interview with the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA at the U.K. edition of the Sonisphere festival, which was held July 30 - August 1 at Knebworth Park. Watch the chat below. APOCALYPTICA traveled to Los Angeles in early June to shoot a music video for "End Of Me", the first single from ...

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APOCALYPTICA Interviewed At U.K.'s SONISPHERE

Sonisphere TV conducted an interview with the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA at the U.K. edition of the Sonisphere festival, which was held July 30 - August 1 at Knebworth Park. Watch the chat below. APOCALYPTICA traveled to Los Angeles in early June to shoot a music video for "End Of Me", the first single ...

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APOCALYPTICA: Second Weekly Webisode Posted Online

Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA has uploaded the second in a series of weekly webisodes featuring footage from the road and the studio. Check it out below. APOCALYPTICA traveled to Los Angeles in early June to shoot a music video for "End Of Me", the first single from "7th Symphony". The song features BUSH singer ...

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APOCALYPTICA's EICCA TOPPINEN Interviewed By LOUD TV

Loud TV recently conducted an interview with Eicca Toppinen of the Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA. You can now watch the chat below. APOCALYPTICA traveled to Los Angeles in early June to shoot a music video for "End Of Me", the first single from "7th Symphony". The song features BUSH singer Gavin Rossdale on vocals, ...

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