atmospheric metal

Within Temptation and Evanescence postpone European & UK Tour to Spring 2022

Due to the ongoing restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the uncertainty that local authorities will be able to provide a safe environment in which their European fans can thoroughly enjoy shows by September of this year, Evanescence and Within Temptation have unfortunately had to make the decision to push back their highly anticipated co-headline ‘Worlds Collide’ Tour to Spring 2022.

Epica announces “Ωmega Alive” Streaming Event on June 12th 2021

Dutch symphonic metal heavyweights Epica announce their first-ever streaming event titled “Ωmega Alive”. The universal streaming event will mark the band’s triumphant return to the stage to perform for the first time in support of their latest album “Ωmega”, their eighth full-length release the band’s first album in five years.
 

Deathstars reschedule 2021 European Tour to Winter & Spring 2022

Due to the current world situation with Covid-19, the Swedish death glam sensation Deathstars have had to postpone their European tour dates to 2022.

Singer Whiplasher Bernadotte states: “Since the pandemic obviously still makes it impossible for bands to perform in the flesh, the tour will be postponed yet another round. We aim to hit the stages all over the planet, starting with Europe in spring 2022”.

The Contortionist announces live streaming show on May 15th 2021

The Contortionist, the champions of progressive rock, announced their virtual performance experience, Clairvoyant - A Full Album Performance, taking place on May 15th, 2021. The band’s latest full-length album, “Clairvoyant”, was originally released in 2017 to critical acclaim and marked their highest charting effort to date.

Rebirth to release new EP “Storm” on May 7th 2021

Italy (Milan) based symphonic/gothic metal band Rebirth haven’t released anything since their EP “Frozen Moments” in 2006. But now they come back with a new EP “Storm”. The new EP is not a real concept album but finds its common thread in the storm of emotions triggered by a separation, be it from a person, a place or faith.

Rebirth have also released a lyric video for “Devotion”, the first single from the upcoming EP “Storm”. Check out the lyric video below.