gothic 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”.

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.

Alchemia sign with Wormholedeath and announce re-release of their debut album “Inception”

Heavy, black and death metal, film soundtracks, classical orchestration, dramatic symphonic elements and gothic synthesizers, with lyrics about reflection, conscience, mental imprisonment, phobias and psychological disorders, which exorcise deep terrors of the mind.

Amorphis to release new album “Live at Helsinki Ice Hall” on May 21st 2021

While concerts and cheering crowds seem to be a long lost echo from the past these days, melancholic progressive metallers Amorphis bring back some of the life and uncomparable energy that many of us have been missing so desperately. Recorded during a special hometown show that took place on December 7th, 2019, little did the Finns know that this would be one of their last concerts before the pandemic outbreak in early 2020.

False Memories to release new studio album “The Last Night of Fall” on May 7th 2021

Frontiers Music Srl is thrilled to announce the signing of Italy’s False Memories to the label. The band is preparing to unleash their new album, “The Last Night of Fall”, the musical style of which leans toward a gothic, doom metal vibe. The new album will be released on May 7th, 2021.