05:20 - Guib Well, good thing I don't care much for FNM anyways. :P Thanks Bitter
05:19 - Joe Zombie Awesome FNM review haha. Totally agree, as much as it pains me to say. Its dull and there's just no creativity. What a monumental disappointment. If the new Refused fails to impress then I just might have a break down.
05:07 - Verdun_sc I can't help but think that as good as the new Arcturus is, it'd be SO MUCH BETTER with Garm.
04:57 - Karlabos In your top ten albums by Arcturus? Now that doesn't mean much
Legendary British metallers Girlschool are gearing up to tour North America for the first time in 20 years, and it's happening this May. Girlschool will be previewing tracks from its new album, Guilty As Sin, set for release later this summer via UDR Music and, as a special treat, will be selling a special-edition EP titled Propaganda!.
On the heels of their new album War Of Kings, the Swedes Europe have presented a new video. The band is currently on tour in the U.S. and later will be headed to Europe as well. "Days Of Rock 'N' Roll" is the brand new clip from the hard rockers Europe, and can be watched below. The clip was directed by Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company.
As you may know, A Forest Of Stars have released their new album Beware The Sword You Cannot See and they are taking the new songs to the stage in Europe this October. The British black metallers are heading out on a European tour together with post-black metal unit Harakiri For The Sky on what promises to be an intense tour. Check out the first confirmed dates of the tour below and join the fun. There are still a few dates to fill in.
Sepultura have plenty of news to share these days. The Brazilian metallers are celebrating their 30th anniversary by releasing a special tribute to their fans. The band asked fans to contribute to the artwork for a new track, and the result is "Sepultura Under My Skin". The artwork for this historical release is created with the tattoos of Sepultura fans all over the world. See it below. Furthermore, you can check out the band's upcoming dates for Europe where they will be playing songs they normally don't perform.
Weedeater have announced new European dates in May and June. The notorious Southern sludge outfit will hit the road accompanied by partners in crime Today Is The Day and tour in support of their forthcoming album Goliathan, to be released on May 18th (May 19th in US). The tour will start on May 29th with their performance at Temples festival in Bristol, U.K., and will end at Hellfest on June 21st.
Machine Head are taking their "Evening With" tour to Europe this Fall. The tickets are on sale now with VIP packages coming soon. The American metallers are touring in support of their latest musical creation Bloodstone & Diamonds. The trek includes shows in Russia, Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, Italy, Switzerland, Latvia, Romania, Greece, and more. Check out all the dates below to see if they are playing anywhere near you.
British psychadelic rock/doom quartet, Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats confirmed a string of tour dates across the European continent, scheduled for this coming October/November. The band will be touring in support of their upcoming studio effort, to be released sometime in Autumn, 2015. More details to follow. So, check out the official tour trailer, flyer and all confirmed dates down under.
The biggest surprise on Metal Storm Awards 2014, Babymetal, just inked a deal with RAL/Sony Music Entertainment for the U.S. release of their 2014 critically acclaimed self-titled debut album. The album's re-release in the U.S. will feature two bonus tracks and it will be available digitally on May 12th and physically on June 16th, followed by releases in Canada and Mexico as well. The Japan-based all-girl-fronted band will also release the album in Europe via earMUSIC.
Good news for Gazpacho fans. The Norwegian progressive rockers, who released the brilliant Demon album last year, have announced details of a series of shows in Europe in October. They will be supported by label mates Iamthemorning on these dates, which will be their first shows outside of Russia and London. The tour coincides with the release of Gazpacho's highly anticipated new studio album entitled Molok. Start getting excited!
Dubbed the 'April Atrocity Tour', US death metallers Broken Hope will join forces with extreme metallers Internal Bleeding along with openers The Walking Dead Orchestra and Bleeding Utopia to embark the European grounds next month. A two-week run also include a several festival appearances. Check out the list of confirmed dates and tour trailer down below.
UK's Sylosis are taking their new album Dormant Heart to Europe when they return to European shores in May. The band will be co-headlining the tour alongside Wovenwar. If you want to hear the new songs live as well as the older material, see the list of dates below and catch this tour.
Good news for Tribulation fans in Europe! The Swedes have announced tour dates in Europe for the month of May. They will be touring together with Melechesh and Keep Of Kalessin, which sounds like a promising package. With their new record The Children Of The Night to be released in Europe on April 20th, 2015 and in North America on April 21st, the band will be showcasing new songs live. In fact, all three bands have new albums to present.
Flotsam & Jetsam have recently confirmed the first wave of club and festival dates for their upcoming 2015 European tour that's scheduled to start in May and run through August. This tour will mark the band's return to Europe, coming off the heels of 2013's Ugly Noise and last year's re-recording of the band's 1988 classic No Place For Disgrace. Initially set to start in April, the tour was pushed out a month to May in order to allow the band time to continue writing for their new 2015 release that will feature new drummer, Jason Bittner (Shadows Fall, Anthrax), who joined the band in late 2014.
Now that they are releasing their first album in ten years, called Arcturian, Arcturus will also embark on the band's first European tour in a decade. Prepare yourself for this live avantgarde spectacle with none other than Vulture Industries supporting and more special guests to be announced. The first part of this European tour is happening in May, around the time the new opus will be released.
Nightwish have now announced their first European leg of the Endless Forms Most Beautiful world tour. They will be supported by none other than Arch Enemy and Amorphis on all shows. The three metal heavyweights will bring their sets to Denmark, Germany, The Netherlands, France, Switzerland, Italy, Romania, Czech Republic, Luxembourg and Belgium. If you want to check out this live package, Nightwish, Arch Enemy and Amorphis, see the dates below. They might be playing in a town near you.