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Lordin London Show 2018 poster
Submitted by ellen on Sat, 11/10/2018 - 23:53 / Live Reports - Comments

Lordi live in London 2018

On stage throughout the support acts there were large objects covered in cloth, before Lordi began, they uncovered an epic drum kit. And a demonic archway to hell, even lit with fire to guide lost souls. The lighting melded perfectly, with fiery reds and yellow, on top of a cool contrasting blue.   After a fantastic job of warming up the crowd, by Ego Kills...
Memoremains Turn single cover
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 10/31/2018 - 23:43 / News - Comments

Memoremains release music video for new single “Turn”

The latest single from Finnish group Memoremains, “Turn” is now available as of October 31st, 2018. With a highlight on keyboard elements, it’s a hybrid of progressive metal with a touch of a synth pop feeling. It is heavy yet soothing; dark, yet dancy. Mixing heavy symphonic metal, disco and pop elements, in the two years since their conception...
Battle Beast Euro Tour 2019 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 10/25/2018 - 15:28 / News - Comments

Battle Beast announces Spring 2019 European Headlining Tour

Enormously successful European headline tours, gigs in Russia and Asia, North American tours as support to Sabaton, Kamelot, Delain and Leaves’ Eyes, as well as countless festival appearances worldwide; the “Bringer of Pain” touring cycle let these Finnish heavy metallers visit places that some other bands can only dream of. After playing around...
Avantasia Moonglow cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 10/16/2018 - 22:36 / News - Comments

Avantasia to release new studio album “Moonglow” on February 15th 2019

The wait is finally over! Tobias Sammet is pleased to announce the release of the upcoming Avantasia masterpiece “Moonglow” on February 1st, 2019, through Nuclear Blast. Comprising 11 tracks, the new opus once again features several guest vocalists. This time round, Tobias worked not only with well-known faces such as Ronnie Atkins, Jørn Lande,...
Amaranthe Helix cover
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 08/14/2018 - 23:53 / News - Comments

Amaranthe to release new studio album “Helix” on October 19th 2018

Four albums into their career, Amaranthe have racked up north of 118 million YouTube views and half-a-billion song streams, have landed at #1 on the Billboard Heatseekers Chart three times, and possess a panoply of gold and platinum discs for albums and singles alike. With their electrifying fifth album “Helix” due out on October 19th, 2018, through...
Tobias Sammet pic
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 05/04/2018 - 01:49 / News - Comments

Avantasia announces new album “Moonglow” and Spring 2019 European Tour

Germany's most successful symphonic rock event will be touring the world in 2019 with its new album “Moonglow”. After sold-out shows in Asia, America and Europe, the tremendous success of their “Ghostlights World Tour 2016/2017” culminated in a headline show broadcasted on TV at Wacken:Open:Air, and next year, Tobias Sammet’s...
Trivium band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 04/09/2018 - 19:29 / News - Comments

Trivium releases music video for “Endless Night”

US headbangers Trivium have released the video for “Endless Night”, taken from their latest, critically acclaimed eighth album “The Sin and the Sentence”, out now via Roadrunner Records. Watch the performance-driven, visually-charged video, which was shot in Orlando by director John Deeb and produced by Deeb Studios, below. A special...
Xandria band pic
Submitted by melisa on Sat, 12/02/2017 - 19:14 / Interviews - Comments


Hi Steven, do tell me about your previous lead singer, Dianne, what happened? And how’s things so far with the current one?   S: We were touring the world almost non stop for the last four years, the band was doing really well and the demand was growing. I guess at one point it all got too much for her. She asked the band to slow things down, which...
Trivium Euro & UK Tour 2018 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 11/06/2017 - 15:02 / News - Comments

Trivium announces Spring 2018 European & UK Headlining Tour

Modern US heavy hitters Trivium are excited to announce their return to the UK and Europe in Spring 2018. This will be the Florida band's first visit since the October release of their blistering eighth album, “The Sin and the Sentence”. Presented by Metal Hammer, “The Sin and The Sentence Tour” kicks off in Koln on March 11, and...
Aeva Maurelle pic
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 09/15/2017 - 16:47 / News - Comments

Xandria part ways with singer Dianne van Giersbergen - new singer Aeva Maurelle steps in

Singer Dianne van Giersbergen has decided to part ways with Xandria, due to health problems. Singer Aeva Maurelle from Aeverium will join the band for the European dates in November and December 2017. Check out the ticket link here. Xandria stated: “Some bad and some good news, folks: Starting with the bad news first: It comes with grief and sadness that...