The music industry is ruthless. Crimson Shadows have been offered to get on tour across Europe with Alestorm this autumn, but they are experiencing some difficulties. After having bought a new van to tour USA this summer, they couldn't cross the boarder, and are now facing huge debts. That's why they have launched an Indiegogo campaign, to refund these debts and get the opportunity to tour Europe next month.
After confirming a string of tour dates for Europe, Scottish metallers Alestorm announced an additional set of dates. Dubbed as 'Piratefest', this tour, which encompasses countries in the United Kingdom and Ireland, will follow previously confirmed European dates. Find out about the support acts for this tour through the band's statement down under.
They are hitting the sea again! Folk power metallers Alestorm are back with their new album Sunset On The Golden Age. Captain Christopher Bowes and his crazy crew have now given us the opportunity to listen to snippets of every song that will appear on the new output. Give it a listen below, and tell us what you think.
Pirate metallers Alestorm are premiering a new video today, the first off their upcoming album Sunset On The Golden Age, which will be released by Napalm Records on August 1st in Europe (August 4th in the UK, August 5th in North America). You can enjoy the video for the song "Drink" right here below, ladies and gentlemen. Let us know if you like it or not.
With the new album Sunset On The Golden Age to be released in August, Alestorm now confirm a new European trek. The band revealed the first dates of their headlining world tour to celebrate the release of the upcoming album. In September and October 2014, they are hitting the shores of mainland Europe, joined by the German power metal wizards Brainstorm, and the Australian folk metallers Troldhaugen.
Scottish metallers Alestorm have revealed a lot about their 4th album, to be entitled Sunset On The Golden Age. First of all, it will be released by Napalm Records on August 1st, 2014 in Europe (August 4th in the UK, August 5th in North America), and the cover as well as the tracklist have also been revealed. Take a peek below and get ready!
Halestorm have released a brand new video for the song "Mz. Hyde" which can now be seen below. The clip was directed by award-winning filmmaker Daniel E Catullo III and produced by the City Drive Entertainment Group. The track is taken from their latest album The Strange Case Of... Check out the final result.
UPDATE on 05.02.2014: After announcing that they had started recording their fourth album, the guys in Alestorm just revealed the title of what will be the successor of 2011's Back Through Time: the forthcoming album will be named Sunset On The Golden Age, and will be released in the early summer via Napalm Records.
With the upcoming release of their first DVDLive At The End Of The World, Alestorm recently took the opportunity to release a video for their new single "In The Navy", their cover of the Village People classic. The video features behind-the-scenes nonsense from the filming of the DVD, due out on November 15th. You can watch the video and DVD teaser now right here. Silliness ensues...
As promised, Alestorm have announced more details about their first DVD Live At The End Of The World. It will be released on November 15th. The DVD was filmed back in January in Australia and New Zealand, and the double disc set (1 DVD and 1 Audio CD) contains the full pro-filmed super high quality live headlining show from Melbourne, plus plenty of bonus material. For now, you can check out the video of "Wenches & Mead" from the DVD.
US hard rockers Halestorm present their newest official music video for the song "Here's To Us", and is now available for viewing below. The song is taken from the group's latest studio album, The Strange Case Of..., released back in April, 2012.
Scottish folk power metallers Alestorm have announced a North American headlining tour for this fall, with the addition of guests Trollfest and Gypsyhawk. Alestorm released their last album, Back Through Time, in 2011. The band will also release a new DVD this fall called Live At The End Of The World, with more details yet to be announced. You can confirm the tour dates below.
Halestorm, who won the Grammy for best hard rock/metal performance this year, have released the official lyric video for their new single "Here's To Us" from their album The Strange Case Of... released last year. This guest version of the single features Slash, Maria Brink (In This Moment) and David Draiman (Disturbed and Device), among other artists. Check out the video below.
Gloryhammer, a rather humorous power metal side project of Alestorm's singer/keyboardist Christopher Bowes, has introduced to the metal world its first video for the song "Angus McFife". It can be viewed below. As for the debut album itself, Tales From The Kingdom Of Fife is scheduled to be released on March 29th, 2013 via Napalm Records.