atmospheric metal

Epica and Apocalyptica announce Fall & Winter 2020 European co-headlining Tour

This fall Dutch Symphonic titans Epica and Finnish Cello masters Apocalyptica will join forces for the “Epic Apocalypse Tour”.

The tour comes in support of Epica’s upcoming album, which will be released later this year. Support on all dates will be provided by Helsinki prog metallers Wheel.
 

Deathstars postpone their European tour and announce new dates for Fall & Winter 2020

Sweden’s infernal five-some have postponed their UK and European tour: after a four year live absence, the death glam sensation Deathstars returned to the stage last summer, playing some of the world’s biggest festivals, and now they plan to come back with their UK and European tour in autumn/winter 2020.

Due to delays with their upcoming album recording process, the band has been forced to postpone the spring tour dates. All tickets purchased will be vaild for the new dates and venues.

Star Insight releases lyric video for new single “Reaching for the Sky”

Finnish symphonic metal band Star Insight is back after six years. The band released their debut album “Messera” in 2014 and they are ready to release its successor “Across the Galaxy” later in 2020, via Inverse Records.

The second album contains eleven new tracks and the first single from the upcoming album is released today.

Watch the video for “Reaching for the Sky” below.

Fallen Arise to release new studio album “Enigma” on April 10th 2020

Fallen Arise are excited to announce the release of our new, third album called “Enigma”, via ROAR! Rock of Angels Records, on April 10th, 2020.

On this new offering, the band wanted their music to sound as contemporary as possible, but at the same time to remain faithful to their melodic/symphonic roots.

Pelican announces June 2020 European Headlining Tour

Pelican have announced European tour dates this Summer with Inter Arma as support - dates and details below.

European Tour Dates 2020: 
Sat 13/06/2020 - DE, Netphen-Deuz - Freakvalley festival
Sun 14/06/2020 - DE, Karlsruhe - Dudefest (w/ Inter Arma, Pontiak)
Mon 15/06/2020 - AT, Vienna - Arena (w/ Inter Arma)
Tue 16/06/2020 - HUN, Budapest - Durer Kert (w/ Inter Arma)
Wed 17/06/2020 - AT, Linz - Kapu (w/ Inter Arma)

Oranssi Pazuzu to release new studio album “Mestarin Kynssi” on April 17th 2020

Uncovering the intensity and the metal inherent in non-metal, the avant-garde and anti-traditionalist inclinations of Finland’s Oranssi Pazuzu have always had transcendental goals at heart. Through the rabbit hole and out the other side to 2020 with the release of their fifth album “Mestarin Kynssi”, (“The Master’s Claw”).

My Dying Bride release official lyric video for new single “Tired of Tears”

British doom legends My Dying Bride are set to release their 13th studio album, “The Ghost of Orion”, on March 6th, 2020, via Nuclear Blast.

Today, the band have released a new single from the album titled “Tired of Tears”. Check out the new lyric video below.

The track has a particularly special meaning for frontman Aaron Stainthorpe, as he explains: