folk metal

Brothers Of Metal - Emblas Saga

I was so highly unimpressed by the over the top cos-play power “metal” of Sweden’s Brothers Of Metal, that I easily decided to give em a pass at Sweden Rock fest after a momentary pass by their stage proved to be a futile experience and as another band that I actually wanted to watch was performing at a different stage. I thought they were exactly the type of band that Napalm would sign and cherish. Ohh Napalm.

Alestorm announces new studio album “Curse of the Crystal Coconut” - due out in Summer 2020

The Crystal Coconut definitely granted Alestorm fans their wish: the visionary world travelers have officially entered the recording studio and will return with their upcoming album, “Curse of the Crystal Coconut”, to be released via Napalm Records in summer 2020.

Bloodstock reveals Devin Townsend setlist plans and 5 new bands

As Winter rolls in and Christmas approaches, Bloodstock has been busy confirming yet more bands for 2020’s best heavy metal weekender, plotting daily festive competitions, preparing to launch this year’s deposit scheme, and even devising an early Christmas present, with a little help from Friday headliner, Devin Townsend… 

Bloodstock reveal Sophie Lancaster stage headliners and more

Bloodstock is delighted to share that New Delhi’s Bloodywood will headline the Sophie Lancaster stage on Friday, in a UK festival exclusive. Blending Indian folk instruments and heavy metal, this is sure to be a unique set you won’t want to miss! Check out their most recent single (closing on 1.4 million views), “Machi Bhasad (Expect a Riot)” here.

Nightwish release new live video for digital single “Slaying the Dreamer”

Nightwish will release their new live record “Decades: Live in Buenos Aires” on December 6th as: BluRay Digibook, 2CD Digipak, BluRay+2CD Earbook, 3LP. Pre-order your copy here.

Today, Nightwish have released the second single and video for “Slaying the Dreamer”. Watch the live video below. Get the song digitally here.

Moonspell

Hi Mike. How did you choose Rotting Christ to be featured as your special guests on this tour? (read all about their London live show here)