gothic metal

Cradle Of Filth reveal the title of their new studio album

Poisonous dark metallers Cradle Of Filth reveal the title of their forthcoming studio album as “Existence is Futile”. Their monumental new opus - their 13th (unlucky for all) studio album to date - was recorded at Grindstone Studios with producer Scott Atkins.

The record will be embellished with artwork from Arthur Berzinsh, who is also guilty of creating the past two album artworks in the Cradle arsenal. Further nihilistic details from the crypt will soon see the light of day.

Malacoda to release new EP “Crawling Chaos” on April 2nd 2021

Malacoda announces the April 2nd, 2021, release for their next EP, “Crawling Chaos”, independently. The first single “Crawling Chaos” will hit all streaming services on February 5th, 2021.

“Crawling Chaos” is the band’s first new release since 2018’s “Restless Dreams” and is a return to the band’s more cinematic and gothic roots as heard on “Ritual is Aeterna” (2016), as well as a deeper exploration of melodic vocal hooks as heard on their self-titled debut (2014).

Draconian reschedule 2021 European Tour to March 2022

Draconian have rescheduled their 2021 European tour with Nightfall to March 2022.

Comments the band:
“Unsurprisingly due to the pandemic situation, we’re forced to reschedule the European tour from 2021 to 2022. There were a few changes but most of the cities and venues are maintained. All tickets bought for the 2021 tour will remain valid for the new dates in 2022. We hope to see all of you on tour. Finally”.

Epica and Apocalyptica reschedule 2021 European co-headlining Tour to Winter & Spring 2022

The upcoming Epic Apocalypse Tour featuring Dutch Symphonic titans Epica and Finnish cello masters Apocalyptica, with support from prog metallers Wheel, has been postponed to the beginning of 2022 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The tour will kick off on 6th January 2022 in Leipzig and the bands will perform all over Europe, including a five date run in the UK.

The 69 Eyes live streaming show will be available on demand from December 18th 2020 until January 18th 2021

This summer, the goth‘n’roll vampires The 69 Eyes thrilled their fans with a stunning live stream celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Finnish legends - straight outta Helsinki. Due to the high demand, the show returns for one month on demand. Tickets for The 69 Eyes’ Worldwide Live Stream Revisited are NOW on sale and can be purchased here.

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Sirenia to release new studio album “Riddles, Ruins & Revelations” on February 12th 2021

Founded back in 2001 and after being active as a top-notch offering in the genre for almost 20 years, Sirenia serve a new, exquisite pearl of symphonic metal: The four-piece around mastermind Morten Veland releases its tenth studio album, “Riddles, Ruins & Revelations”, on February 12th, 2021, via Napalm Records!