therion in - CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, News

SNOWY SHAW Featured On MAD ARCHITECT EP

Swedish metal project MAD ARCHITECT will release a three-song EP, "Dreamworld", featuring multi-instrumentalist Snowy Shaw (THERION, KING DIAMOND, DREAM EVIL, DIMMU BORGIR) on vocals. According to a press release, the EP contains "20 minutes of brutally beautiful melodic metal" and will be made available on April 10 at iTunes and Spotify. "Dreamworld" track listing: 01. ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Former THERION, JADED HEART, ANGEL DUST Singers Guest On Third ASSIGNMENT Album

Mats Levén (KRUX, ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, THERION), Robin Beck, Michael Bormann (ex-JADED HEART, BONFIRE) and Carsten Kaiser (ex-ANGEL DUST) make guest appearances on "Inside Of The Machine", the forthcoming third album from ASSIGNMENT, the braindchild of composer and guitarist Goran Panic. "Inside Of The Machine" is said to be a conceptual effort with the following storyline: ...

Read more

Posted in: News

EXUMER: Another New Song Available For Streaming

"Vermin Of The Sky", a brand new song from German thrash metal veterans EXUMER, can be streamed below. The track comes off the band's first album in 24 years , "Fire & Damnation", which will be released in North America on April 10 via Metal Blade Records. The 10-track CD, which was recorded with renowned ...

Read more

Posted in: News

ICON IN ME: Video For Acoustic Version Of 'Tired & Broken' Released

ICON IN ME — the Russian/Swedish/Danish modern metal band featuring HOSTILE BREED guitarist Dmitry Frans, Danish drummer Morten Løwe Sørensen (SUBMISSION, THE ARCANE ORDER, SCARVE, INSTANT CARNAGE, STRANGLER, SCARVE, SOILWORK) and Swedish vocalist Tony Jelencovich (M.A.N, ex-MNEMIC, TRANSPORT LEAGUE) — has released a video for a acoustic version of the track "Tired & Broken". The ...

Read more

Posted in: News

EXUMER To Tour South America With ARTILLERY

German thrashers EXUMER will join forces with Danish thrash masters ARTILLERY for a series of shows in South America in May and June. This is EXUMER's first appearance in South America in 24 years, where the band last played in Brazil in 1988. Commented EXUMER vocalist Mem V. Stein: "We have been waiting for this ...

Read more

Posted in: News

EXUMER: New Song Available For Free Download

"Fire & Damnation", the first album in 24 years from German thrash metal veterans EXUMER, will be released in North America on April 10 via Metal Blade Records. The 10-track CD, which was recorded with renowned producer Waldemar Sorychta (GRIP INC., THERION, SODOM, MOONSPELL), "combines a punishing production with aggressive songwriting," according to a press ...

Read more

Posted in: News

EXUMER: New Song Available For Streaming

"Fire & Damnation", the first album in 24 years from German thrash metal veterans EXUMER, will be released in North America on April 10 via Metal Blade Records. The 10-track CD, which was recorded with renowned producer Waldemar Sorychta (GRIP INC., THERION, SODOM, MOONSPELL), "combines a punishing production with aggressive songwriting," according to a press ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Sweden's DENIED Working On New Album

DENIED, the Swedish metal band featuring vocalist Johan Fahlberg (JADED HEART) and bassist Fredrik Isaksson (formerly of THERION and GRAVE), is recording its third album with producer Fredrik Folkare (UNLEASHED) for a spring release via an as-yet-undetermined record label. Two newly recorded songs — "In Hell" and "Garden Of Stone" — can be streamed at ...

Read more

Posted in: News

THERION Announces '25th Anniversary Tour', New Studio Album

Swedish progressive/experimental metallers THERION will celebrate their 25th anniversary by embarking on a European tour in September/October. The trek, aptly dubbed the "25th Anniversary Tour", and will include the following dates: Sep. 28 - NL - Eindhoven - Effenaar Sep. 29 - NL - Groningen - Oosterpoort Sep. 30 - B - Antwerp - Hof ...

Read more

Posted in: News

'70000 Tons Of Metal' Video Recap

Metal Injection boarded the second edition of the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise this past January and has posted a recap of all the madness that happened on the high seas in a five-minute video clip, featuring footage of fans and bands and all the craziness that happened aboard the Majesty Of The Seas cruise ...

Read more

Posted in: News

TREAT Bassist Quits

Bassist Nalley Påhlsson has left reunited Swedish hard rockers TREAT for "personal reasons." He says in a statement, "I will now focus more on the band THERION and my own band that hopefully will see the light of day with an album out in 2013 that I will record with other great names from the ...

Read more

Posted in: News

70000 TONS OF METAL: CNN Video Report Available

A four-and-a-half-minute CNN video report on this year's installment of the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise — which set sail Monday, January 23 aboard the Royal Caribbean Majesty Of The Seas from Miami, Florida to George Town, Cayman Islands and will return to the real world today (Friday, January 27) — can be seen velow. ...

Read more

Posted in: News

EXUMER: 'Fire & Damnation' Cover Artwork Unveiled; Trailer Available

A trailer for "Fire & Damnation", the first album in 24 years from German thrash metal veterans EXUMER, can be seen below. Due in April via Metal Blade Records, the 10-track CD, which was recorded with renowned producer Waldemar Sorychta (GRIP INC., THERION, SODOM, MOONSPELL), "combines a punishing production with aggressive songwriting," according to a ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SARAH JEZEBEL DEVA Recording New Digital EP

British vocalist Sarah Jezebel Deva — who has toured and/or recorded with CRADLE OF FILTH, THERION, MORTIIS and ANGTORIA — has entered Legacy studios in London with her solo band to begin recording a new three-song digital EP called "Malediction". She states, "These three tracks will be released prior to our May U.K. tour, to ...

Read more

Posted in: News

EXUMER Frontman Interviewed On Puerto Rico's 'Rockspot Plus'

On Sunday, January 15, Puerto Rico's Internet TV show "Rockspot Plus" conducted an interview with vocalist Mem Von Stein of German thrash metal veterans EXUMER. You can now watch the chat below. EXUMER recently signed a worldwide deal with Metal Blade Records. The band's first album in 24 years, "Fire & Damnation", will be released ...

Read more

Posted in: News

ANGTORIA To Return In 2012 With New Name, Album

British female singer Sarah Jezebel Deva (CRADLE OF FILTH, THERION, MORTIIS), and Swedish composer Chris Rehn (ABYSSOS) will begin work on a new album in January which will pick up where their last collaborative effort, ANGTORIA, left off five years ago. According to Sarah, "the music will continue in the same vein as [ANGTORIA's 2006] ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SNOWY SHAW 'Is Alive!'

Swedish multi-instrumentalist Snowy Shaw has set "Snowy Shaw Is Alive!" as the title of his new live album, due just a few days before Christmas via iTunes. A "super-deluxe, limited-edition" double vinyl version of the record will be made available in early 2012. "Snowy Shaw Is Alive!" was recorded at Snowy's concert on ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VENOM Confirmed For 70000 TONS OF METAL Cruise

British black metal pioneers VENOM have been confirmed for next year's edition of the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise, which will set sail from Miami, Florida to Cayman Islands on January 23, 2012 and return four days later. A total of 40 acts will perform on the cruise. The festival billing is shaping up as ...

Read more

Posted in: News

EXUMER Signs With METAL BLADE RECORDS

German thrash metal veterans EXUMER have signed a worldwide deal with Metal Blade Records. The band's first album in 24 years, "Fire & Damnation", will be released in the spring. The 10-track CD, which was recorded with renowned producer Waldemar Sorychta (GRIP INC., THERION, SODOM, MOONSPELL), "combines a punishing production with aggressive songwriting," according to ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SNOWY SHAW's MICAEL GRIMM Tribute Performance Posted Online

Professionally filmed video footage of Swedish multi-instrumentalist Snowy Shaw performing the DREAM EVIL song "The End" on May 27, 2011 at the Brew House in Gothenburg, Sweden can be seen below. The track was dedicated at the concert to EASY ACTION bassist Micael "Grimm" Magnusson, who died of diabetes complications just 10 days earlier. Snowy's ...

Read more

Posted in: News

NECRONOMICON: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From 'The Black Path Of America Tour'

Quebec, Canada-based black/death metallers NECRONOMICON have uploaded a new webisode featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the recently completed "The Black Path Of America Tour" with VREID and KAMPFAR. Check it out below. NECRONOMICON in May announced the addition of bassist Armaros to the group's ranks. Bassist Diego "D" left NECRONOMICON last year in order to undertake ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SNOWY SHAW: DVD Preview Available

A preview of the forthcoming DVD from Swedish multi-instrumentalist Snowy Shaw is available in the YouTube clip below. The footage was professionally filmed at Snowy's concert on May 27, 2011 at the Brew House in Gothenburg, Sweden. The one-off event saw Shaw performing "all his favorite songs" from "all his former bands" including KING DIAMOND, ...

Read more

Posted in: News

FIREWIND: Quality Cleveland Footage Available

Quality multi-camera video footage of FIREWIND's October 16, 2011 concert at Peabody's in Cleveland, Ohio as part of the "Frets Of Fury" tour with ARSIS, WHITE WIZZARD and NIGHTRAGE can be viewed below (filmed in 1080p high definition by Ken Kitt and Kim Schleeper; edited and produced by Ken Kitt for FIREWIND and Vidz-R-Us.com). FIREWIND ...

Read more

Posted in: News