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Amaranthe announces two UK co-headline shows for 2022 with Beyond The Black

In October just gone, Amaranthe released their killer new studio album Manifest via Nuclear Blast - their most daring, dynamic and unforgettable record to date, showing a versatile band at the top of their game. In celebration, the Swedish sextet are pleased to announce two UK co-headline shows for January 2022, with German symphonic metallers Beyond The Black.

Temperance to release new acoustic EP “Melodies of Green and Blue” on February 19th 2021

Maestros of modern melodic/symphonic metal Temperance are back one year after the release of their vibrant album, “Viridian”, with an acoustic gift to their fans! After many years of band history and tours with genre giants like Nightwish, Luca Turilli’s Rhapsody, and Tarja, Temperance will release their acoustic EP, “Melodies of Green and Blue”, on February 19th, 2021 – including two brand new songs, “Evelyn” and “Paint the World”.

Metalite to release new studio album “A Virtual World” on March 26th 2021

The update for modern Power and Melodic Metal will be coming sooner than expected – with a new album called “A Virtual World” to be released on March 26th, 2021, the Swedish Power Metal quintet Metalite returns to the metal dancefloor.

It’s barely even a year and a half since they returned with their new singer Erica Ohlsson – who brought in a massive amount of energy and musicianship to increase the impact for the new heroes of Modern Metal - trendsetting, epic and of the highest quality.

Amaranthe to release new studio album “Manifest” on October 2nd 2020

In these difficult times we’re all in need of uplifting, in need of an escape from the four walls we’ve been locked up in - to be transported into a new dimension. With today’s triumphant return of Amaranthe our calls have been answered!

The Swedish modern metal force are proud to announce their new album “Manifest”. With this new album, Amaranthe set their mark with a vibrant, epic masterpiece to be released on October 2nd, 2020, via Nuclear Blast.

Amaranthe finish new studio album - to be released in August 2020

We can reveal some excellent news from camp Amaranthe: the band have just finished the studio recordings for their new masterpiece!

The sixth studio album from the Swedish modern metal heroes will be released on August 28th, 2020, which the band revealed in a digital press conference at the weekend.

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Smackbound to release debut album “20/20” on May 8th 2020

Smackbound is a new hard rock/metal band from the robust and acclaimed Finnish music scene, who will release their debut album, “20/20” on Frontiers Music Srl. Due out on May 8th, 2020, hard rock and metal fans can expect powerful, driving songs, impeccable musicianship, and stunning vocals from this exciting new band.

For a taste, check out the newly released single and video for “The Game” below.

Amaranthe release official music video for new digital single “Do or Die”

Sweden’s hottest metal export is just rounding up their European arena tour with Sabaton and are ready to present a very special Valentine’s Day gift: Amaranthe spice up the day with a brand new song featuring former vocalist of Arch Enemy, Angela Gossow.

“Do or Die” displays Amaranthe’s heavier side and is accompanied by a dystopian horror video filmed in Spain, featuring Fardou Keuning’s stunning creations. Brave enough?

Temperance releases lyric video for new single “I Am the Fire”

Today, symphonic metal quartet Temperance unleashes yet another mind-blowing single “I Am the Fire”, fresh off their upcoming album, “Viridian”, to be released in just a few days on January 24th, 2020!

“I Am the Fire” is about finding strength through life’s hardships and that anyone can overcome obstacles put in their way by believing in themselves and find the power within.