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NIGHTRAGE Featuring TOMAS LINDBERG: Video Footage Of 'Gothenburg Sound Festival' Performance

Due to scheduling conflicts, singer Antony Hämäläinen was unable to perform with multinational thrashers NIGHTRAGE at the Gothenburg Sound Festival on January 5 at Trädgårn in Gothenburg, Sweden. His replacement for this show only was NIGHTRAGE's former frontman Tomas Lindberg from AT THE GATES. Fan-filmed video footage of the concert can be seen below. Lindberg ...

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PUTERAEON: 'The Azathoth Cycle' Video Released

"The Azathoth Cycle", the new video from Swedish death metallers PUTERAEON, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's sophomore album, "Cult Cthulhu", which was released last June via the German label Cyclone Empire. The 11-song follow-up to 2011's "The Esoteric Order" was tracked at RZA Mobile Recording with sound engineer Kristian "Risza" ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION Completes Recording New Album

Swedish metallers DEATHDESTRUCTION have finished recording their sophomore album, tentatively titled "Death Is The Winner", at Bohus Sound studios in Kungälv, Sweden with producer Roberto Laghi (IN FLAMES, HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, LOK, SONIC SYNDICATE). Laghi is currently mixing the CD, whose sound is described by the new DEATHDESTRUCTION singer Tony Jelencovich as "much wider than [that ...

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THE ABSENCE Parts With Ways With Guitarist PETER JOSEPH

Tampa, Florida-based metallers THE ABSENCE have released the following statement: "As most of our friends and fans know, the last year has brought THE ABSENCE some ups and downs, and most of us have emerged a much stronger and dedicated group at the end of it all. We owe as much to our fans who ...

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EPYSODE: Video Footage From 'II' Recording Sessions

New video footage from the recording sessions for the EPYSODE "II" album from Samuel Arkan, the guitarist of the Belgian band VIRUS IV, can be seen below. The CD, which is tentatively due in 2013, will feature a guest appearance by EVERGREY frontman Tom Englund, among other musicians. The effort is being recorded at Noise ...

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ICED EARTH Mainman Talks Politics In New Video Interview

VTV conducted an interview with ICED EARTH guitarist/mainman Jon Schaffer on December 21 in Rotterdam, Holland during the band's European tour with EVERGREY, STEEL ENGRAVED and DEAD SHAPE FIGURE. You can now watch the chat below. ICED EARTH's August 19 concert at the ancient Kourion Amphitheater, outside Limassol in Cyprus, was professionally filmed and recorded ...

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EVERGREY Frontman To Guest On New EPYSODE Album

EVERGREY frontman Tom Englund will make a guest appearance on the EPYSODE "II" album from Samuel Arkan, the guitarist of the Belgian band VIRUS IV. The announcement was made by Englund himself via short video message which can be seen below. More guest vocalists for the project will be revealed soon. EPYSODE is currently recording ...

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ICED EARTH Mainman Interviewed In Vienna (Video)

Stormbringer webzine conducted an interview with ICED EARTH guitarist/mainman Jon Schaffer on December 13 in Vienna, Austria during the band's European tour with EVERGREY, STEEL ENGRAVED and DEAD SHAPE FIGURE. You can now watch the chat below. ICED EARTH's August 19 concert at the ancient Kourion Amphitheater, outside Limassol in Cyprus, was professionally ...

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ICED EARTH Mainman Interviewed By THE AEBYSS TV (Video)

The Aebyss TV conducted an interview with ICED EARTH guitarist/mainman Jon Schaffer on December 13 in Vienna, Austria during the band's European tour with EVERGREY, STEEL ENGRAVED and DEAD SHAPE FIGURE. You can now watch the chat below. ICED EARTH's August 19 concert at the ancient Kourion Amphitheater, outside Limassol in Cyprus, was professionally filmed ...

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TOMAS LINDBERG To Rejoin NIGHTRAGE For GOTHENBURG SOUND FESTIVAL Performance

Due to scheduling conflicts, singer Antony Hämäläinen will be unable to perform with multinational thrashers NIGHTRAGE at the Gothenburg Sound Festival on January 5 at Trädgårn in Gothenburg, Sweden. His replacement for this show only will be NIGHTRAGE's former frontman Tomas Lindberg (pictured below) from AT THE GATES. NIGHTRAGE states: "We are super-excited about this!" ...

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CLOUDSCAPE: 'Before Your Eyes' Video Released

"Before Your Eyes", the new video from Swedish metallers CLOUDSCAPE, can be seen below. The clip was filmed, edited and produced by Raimo Gedda. "Before Your Eyes" comes off CLOUDSCAPE's long-awaited fourth album, "New Era", which was released in the U.S. on September 11 via Nightmare Records CLOUDSCAPE is a melodic power metal band with ...

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DEAD SHAPE FIGURE: New Song Available For Streaming

"Perdition Receiver", a brand new song from Finnish metallers DEAD SHAPE FIGURE, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track comes off the band's as-yet-untitled third album, which will be released next year. The CD was recorded at D-Studio in Nurmijärvi, Finland with producer Alexandre Locher (also known as Xytras or Xy) of ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION: New Songtitles Revealed

Swedish metallers DEATHDESTRUCTION entered Bohus Sound studios in Kungälv, Sweden this past Monday, November 19 with producer Roberto Laghi (IN FLAMES, HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, LOK, SONIC SYNDICATE) to begin recording their sophomore album for a 2013 release. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Set The Sail", "I Promised You Nothing", "Die Tomorrow", "Moscow Morning", ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION To Enter Studio Next Week

Swedish metallers DEATHDESTRUCTION will enter Bohus Sound studios in Kungälv, Sweden on Monday, November 19 with producer Roberto Laghi (IN FLAMES, HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, LOK, SONIC SYNDICATE) to begin recording their sophomore album for a 2013 release. DEATHDESTRUCTION recently announced the addition of singer Tony Jelencovich to the group's ranks. Commented the band: "Tony is a ...

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EVERGREY Frontman Guests On TWINTERA Debut

EVERGREY guitarist/singer Tom S. Englund will guest on the debut album from Italian metallers TWINTERA. Entitled "Lines", the CD is scheduled for release on November 16 via logic(il)logic Records (distributed by Andromeda Dischi). Englund can be heard in the song "Oversight". "Lines" track listing: 01. 71389 02. By Hand Of Justice 03. Where We Land ...

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ONE WITHOUT Calls it Quits

Swedish modern metal band ONE WITHOUT has released the following statement: "We have jointly decided to not continue with ONE WITHOUT, and are going separate ways to focus on other bands instead. ONE WITHOUT will not continue to function as a band, and we won't be working with the band at all. "This is not ...

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NIGHTRAGE: Video Recap Of First-Ever Visit To South Korea

A video recap of NIGHTRAGE's August 26 appearance at the Daejeon rock festival in South Korea can be seen below. NIGHTRAGE's fifth album, "Insidious", was released last September via Lifeforce Records. The CD featured guest appearances by Gus G. (OZZY OSBOURNE, FIREWIND), Tomas S. Englund (EVERGREY), Apollo Papathanasio (FIREWIND, SPIRITUAL BEGGARS), John K (BIOMECHANICAL) and ...

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RUNNING WILD: New Audio Interview With ROLF KASPAREK

Vocalist/guitarist Rolf Kasparek of German metallers RUNNING WILD was recently interviewed by Jorge Fretes of Spain's GoetiaMedia.com. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. RUNNING WILD's latest album, "Shadowmaker", registered the following first-week chart positions: Germany: #12 Sweden: #43 Austria: #61 Finland: #90 The CD was released in ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION Writing New Material

Swedish metallers DEATHDESTRUCTION have commenced the songwriting sessions for their sophomore album. A short video clip from the studio can be seen below. DEATHDESTRUCTION recently announced the addition of singer Tony Jelencovich to the group's ranks. Commented the band: "Tony is a friend to the band, and he has truly made a mark in the ...

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NIGHTRAGE Taps SNOWY SHAW For South Korea Concert

Multi-national thrashers NIGHTRAGE have tapped Snowy Shaw (THERION, KING DIAMOND, DREAM EVIL, DIMMU BORGIR) to sit behind the kit for their August 26 concert in South Korea. Snowy will be filling in for regular NIGHTRAGE drummer Johan Nunez, who has been busy touring and recording with FIREWIND. NIGHTRAGE states, "We are honored to have [Snowy] ...

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CLOUDSCAPE: 'Your Desire' Video Released

"Your Desire", the new video from Swedish metallers CLOUDSCAPE, can be seen below. The clip was filmed and produced by Rainer Holmgren. "Your Desire" comes off CLOUDSCAPE's long-awaited fourth album, "New Era", which will be released in the U.S. on September 11 via Nightmare Records CLOUDSCAPE is a melodic power metal band with progressive touches ...

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ICED EARTH Mainman Interviewed In Omaha (Video)

Jeremy Lafrentz of Backstage Entertainment conducted an interview with ICED EARTH guitarist/mainman Jon Schaffer prior to the band's July 16 concert in Omaha, Nebraska with VOLBEAT. You can now watch the chat below. ICED EARTH will embark on a European tour in December with support from EVERGREY (Sweden), STEEL ENGRAVED (Germany) and DEAD SHAPE FIGURE ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION Announces New Singer

Swedish metallers DEATHDESTRUCTION have announced the addition of singer Tony Jelencovich to the group's ranks. Commented the band: "Tony is a friend to the band, and he has truly made a mark in the Gothenburg scene with bands like B-THONG, TRANSPORT LEAGUE and MASSIVE AUDIO NERVE. He's also worked with bands like MNEMIC and the ...

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ICED EARTH: Anaheim Fan-Filmed Video Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of ICED EARTH's July 10 performance at the Grove Of Anaheim in Anaheim, California can be seen below. ICED EARTH will embark on a European tour in December with support from EVERGREY (Sweden), STEEL ENGRAVED (Germany) and DEAD SHAPE FIGURE (Finland). To coincide with the band's North American tour with VOLBEAT and ...

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ICED EARTH To Tour Europe With EVERGREY

American power metallers ICED EARTH will embark on a European tour in December with support from EVERGREY (Sweden), STEEL ENGRAVED (Germany) and DEAD SHAPE FIGURE (Finland). The dates are as follows: Dec. 12 - Prague, Czech Republic - Meat Factory Dec. 13 - Vienna, Austria - Szene Dec. 14 - Pratteln, Switzerland - Z7 Dec. ...

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Vocalist JIMMIE STRIMELL Quits DEATHDESTRUCTION

Vocalist Jimmie Strimell has announced his departure from the Swedish metal band DEATHDESTRUCTION. Commented the remaining members of the group: "After several discussions about what we think is best for this band, and where we need to be going, the four of us decided that Jimmie should focus on his commitments with [his other band] ...

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RUNNING WILD Mainman Interviewed On 'Rich Davenport's Rock Show' (Audio)

Vocalist/guitarist Rolf Kasparek of German metallers RUNNING WILD was interviewed on the latest edition of "Rich Davenport's Rock Show". The program can be streamed using the Mixcloud player below. (Note: The Kasparek interview begins around the 18-minute mark.) RUNNING WILD's latest album, "Shadowmaker", registered the following first-week chart positions: Germany: #12 Sweden: #43 Austria: #61 ...

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PUTERAEON: Making Of 'Cult Cthulhu' (Video)

A six-and-ahalf-minute video clip featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Cult Cthulhu", the sophomore album from Swedish death metallers PUTERAEON, can be seen below. Due on June 1 via the German label Cyclone Empire, the 11-song follow-up to last year's "The Esoteric Order" was tracked at RZA Mobile Recording with sound engineer Kristian "Risza" ...

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