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DELAIN: Fan-Filmed Video Footage Of San Francisco Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of DELAIN's September 20 performance at Slim's in San Francisco, California as the support act for KAMELOT can be seen below. DELAIN recently released a special album, "Interlude", via Napalm Records. The effort is described in in a press release as "a fantastic blend of brand-new songs, special versions and mixes of ...

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NIGHTWISH/REVAMP Singer FLOOR JANSEN To Guest On New MAYAN Album

MAYAN — the band featuring EPICA guitarist/songwriter Mark Jansen alongside Jack Driessen (ex-AFTER FOREVER) and Frank Schiphorst — recently entered the studio to begin recording 11 new songs for its sophomore album, tentatively due in January 2014 via Nuclear Blast Records. The concept for the CD is based on "the current state of the world ...

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DELAIN: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From 70000 TONS OF METAL

Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers DELAIN have posted behind-the-scenes footage from their appearance aboard 70000 Tons Of Metal, the world's biggest heavy metal cruise, which sailed on January 28 from Miami, Florida and returned to the real world on February 1. Check it out below. DELAIN recently released a special album, "Interlude", via Napalm Records. The ...

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MAYAN: First Clip From The Studio

MAYAN — the band featuring EPICA guitarist/songwriter Mark Jansen alongside Jack Driessen (ex-AFTER FOREVER) and Frank Schiphorst — has entered the studio to begin recording 11 new songs for its sophomore album, tentatively due before the end of the year. A one-minute clip of MAYAN drummer Ariën van Weesenbeek warming up for the recording sessions ...

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MAYAN Begins Recording Sophomore Album

MAYAN — the band featuring EPICA guitarist/songwriter Mark Jansen alongside Jack Driessen (ex-AFTER FOREVER) and Frank Schiphorst — has entered the studio to begin recording 11 new songs for its sophomore album, tentatively due before the end of the year. Professionally filmed video footage of MAYAN's June 24, 2012 performance at the Graspop Metal Meeting ...

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KAMELOT: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From Australian Tour

Behind-the-scenes footage from KAMELOT's June 2013 tour of Australia can be seen below. KAMELOT's latest album, "Silverthorn", sold 5,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 79 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's previous CD, "Poetry For The Poisoned", opened with around 6,100 units in ...

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KAMELOT: 'My Confession' Video Released

"My Confession", the new video from American / German / Swedish symphonic metallers KAMELOT, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's latest album, "Silverthorn", which sold 5,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 79 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's previous ...

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DELAIN: 'Are You Done With Me' Video Available

"Are You Done With Me", the new video from Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers DELAIN, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's special album, "Interlude", which was released in May via Napalm Records. "Interlude" is described in in a press release as "a fantastic blend of brand-new songs, special versions and mixes of ...

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KAMELOT: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From Japanese Tour

Behind-the-scenes footage from KAMELOT's May 2013 tour of Japan can be seen below. KAMELOT's new album, "Silverthorn", sold 5,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 79 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's previous CD, "Poetry For The Poisoned", opened with around 6,100 units in ...

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DELAIN: New Video Interview With CHARLOTTE WESSELS

Holland's FaceCulture recently conducted an interview with singer Charlotte Wessels of Dutch symphonic metallers DELAIN. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. DELAIN has just released a special album, "Interlude", via Napalm Records. "Interlude" is described in in a press release as "a fantastic blend of brand-new songs, special versions ...

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KAMELOT: Video Footage Of CASEY GRILLO's Florida Drum Clinic

Video footage of KAMELOT drummer Casey Grillo's April 16 clinic at Seminole Music & Sound in Seminole, Florida can be seen below. KAMELOT's new album, "Silverthorn", sold 5,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 79 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's previous CD, "Poetry ...

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DELAIN: 'Interlude' Audio Samples Available

Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers DELAIN will release a special album, "Interlude", on the following dates: May 1 - Spain, Sweden, Norway May 3 - Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Finland, Benelux May 6 - Rest of Europe May 7 - USA, Canada "Interlude" is described in in a press release as "a fantastic blend of brand-new songs, ...

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KAMELOT: More Behind-The-Scenes Footage From 'Sacrimony (Angel Of Afterlife)' Video Shoot

More behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Sacrimony (Angel Of Afterlife)", the new video from American/German/Swedish symphonic metallers KAMELOT, can be seen below. The clip was filmed in Belgrade, Serbia with director Ivan Colic, who has previously worked with MOONSPELL, SOILWORK, HAMMERFALL, TYPE O NEGATIVE and SYMPHONY X, among others. The video features guest appearances ...

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KAMELOT To Tour North America With DELAIN, EKLIPSE

American/German/Swedish symphonic metallers KAMELOT will embark on a North American headling tour this fall. Support on the trek will come from DELAIN and EKLIPSE. The dates are as follows: Sep. 02 - Columbus, OH @ Al Rosa Villa Sep. 03 - Baltimore, MD 2 Soundstage Sep. 05 - Philadelphia, PA @ Trocadero Sep. 06 - ...

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DELAIN To Release 'Interlude' In May

Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers DELAIN will release a special album, "Interlude", on the following dates: May 1 - Spain, Sweden, Norway May 3 - Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Finland, Benelux May 6 - Rest of Europe May 7 - USA, Canada "Interlude" is described in in a press release as "a fantastic blend of brand-new songs, ...

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DELAIN Signs With NAPALM RECORDS

Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers DELAIN have inked a worldwide deal with Napalm Records. A statement from the label reads as follows: "Last week, DELAIN's Charlotte and Martijn hopped on a plane to Austria in order to pay the Napalm Records headquarters a visit and to sign a worldwide contract. As you can see in the ...

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SERENITY: First Webisode Posted Online

Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY have posted the first in a series of "Serenity Specials" episodes featuring footage from the road as well as anything band-related that they wish to share with the fans. The group states: "This first episode has a pretty obvious title introducing one specific aspect of the band, starring Mario Hirzinger ...

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DELAIN: New Video Interview With MARTIJN WESTERHOLT

On December 5, Delain Poland conducted an interview with keyboardist and main composer Martijn Westerholt of Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers DELAIN. You can now watch the chat below. DELAIN's third full-length studio album, "We Are The Others", was released in North America via the New Jersey-based top-tier progressive metal label Sensory Records. CNR Entertainment handled ...

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Silverthorn - KAMELOT

A few years back, I was stranded outside a venue as guest of a band opening for symphonic metallers KAMELOT. My hosts had been detained at customs on the same day as the gig, hence their late arrival. Fortunately for me, I'd interviewed former KAMELOT vocalist Roy Khan a week prior and the band spied ...

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DELAIN Interviewed At Belgium's 'Metal Female Voices Fest' (Video)

Metal4 conducted an interview with Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers DELAIN at this year's edition of the Metal Female Voices Fest, which was held on October 19-21 at the Oktoberhallen in Wieze, Belgium. You can now watch the chat below. DELAIN's third full-length studio album, "We Are The Others", was released in North America via the ...

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SERENITY Keyboardist Quits

Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY have released the following statement: "With great mourning we have to tell you all that [Mario Hirzinger], our dear friend, keyboardist, song and lyrics writer as well as founder of SERENITY leaves the band as of now... "We already knew his decision for quite some time and fully understand Mario's ...

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SERENITY Cancels Dutch Shows

Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY have released the following statement: "SERENITY wants to inform you that we had to cancel all shows for November/December 2012 in the Netherlands as support to the dutch band DELAIN. "Please believe us that this was a really hard decision for all of us as there is no worse case ...

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SERENITY: New Video Interview Posted Online

The Age Of Metal conducted an interview with Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY before their September 14 performance at the ProgPower USA XIII festival in Atlanta, Georgia. You can now watch the chat below. SERENITY's third album, "Death & Legacy", was released in February 2011 via Napalm Records. The CD was produced by Oliver Philipps, ...

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DELAIN: 'We Are The Others' Video Released

"We Are The Others", the new video from Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers DELAIN, can be seen below. The song is the title track of the band's third full-length studio album, which was released in North America via the New Jersey-based top-tier progressive metal label Sensory Records. CNR Entertainment handled the release in The Netherlands and ...

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EPICA: 11 Songs Written For Next Album

Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers EPICA have already written "about 11 new tracks" for their sixth studio album, which the band plans to record sometime in 2013. The group says on its Facebook page, "This material sounds killer so far." EPICA's fifth full-length album, "Requiem For The Indifferent", sold 4,800 copies in the United States in ...

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