Photo: Matias Blom The day has come to dive into the most beautiful realms of melancholy, as Swedish grand seigneurs of gloom KATATONIA have finally unveiled their Napalm Records debut and new studio album, Sky Void of Stars. With Sky Void of Stars, KATATONIA has already enthralled critics and fans worldwide - resulting in extensive streaming and video views as well..
Photo: Nat Enemede One of the most innovative and prestigious bands in modern symphonic metal, heavy icons KAMELOT are thrilled to announce the upcoming release of their most introspective, uplifting, vital release to date - their first full-length in five years, 2023's aptly titled The Awakening, out March 17, 2023 via Napalm Records. Having reigned supreme with the..
Photo: Stephen Jensen at F3 Studios The Duke of Spook, WEDNESDAY 13 has announced his Halfway To The Grave 2023 UK Tour, which is set to kick off on 6th April at Bristol Thekla, with full dates detailed below. Tickets are on sale now and available below. Wednesday 13 - Halfway To The Grave UK 2023 with..
Photo: Andrea Falasch In 2022, DELAIN strode boldly forwards, announcing a revitalised line-up and plans for a new studio album, entitled Dark Waters, to be released February 10 via Napalm Records. The album is a sonic rollercoaster ride of catchy tunes with explosive elements, ranging from pop to film score-inspired to blistering, room-shakin' metal, and even includes a..
Following the success of their previous #1 charting album, Memento Mori, and countless festivals and shows in 2022, FEUERSCHWANZ thanks their fans with the release of their cover album, Todsünden, via Napalm Records. Giving 16 sinful tracks an impressive makeover, the band paints them in their own characteristic sound of heroic bagpipes, powerful harmonies and melodic violin interludes. As the year..
Photo: VDPictures German genre-fusing visionaries LORD OF THE LOST are ending 2022 with a big surprise - releasing their eighth studio album, Blood & Glitter, virtually overnight on December 30 via Napalm Records. After the great success of their last album, JUDAS (#2 Official German Album Charts), and supporting metal icons Iron Maiden on both their most recent and upcoming tours, the..
Last November, doom titans Candlemass returned with Sweet Evil Sun, which is not only among the best releases in the genre this year, but happens to be the second consecutive (and third overall) album with original vocalist Johan Längquist. Was it a difficult task to follow the Grammy-nominated The Door To Doom? We called Long-time..
Meritorious masters of melancholic metal Katatonia continue their legacy of rearranging the order of the heavy music universe, proudly presenting their hauntingly beautiful next studio album, Sky Void of Stars, out January 20, 2023 via Napalm Records. Founded in 1991, Katatonia have continually embraced the dark and the light alike and, living through genre evolutions..
One of the most innovative and prestigious bands in modern symphonic metal, unstoppable icons KAMELOT, are coming back to European stages on their upcoming headline tour, beginning March 12, 2023 in Prattlen, CH! The glorious American band, founded and led by mastermind and guitarist Thomas Youngblood, have announced new dates in 14 cities in 11 countries,..
Photo: Christian Eschweile There are just a few short days until the bells of Christmas ring, but successful German punk rockers SERUM 114 have already unveiled a special early gift! The band surprised fans with a new EP, Zuhause Unplugged, out now via Napalm Records. Marking the band's first acoustic release ever, ten unfiltered honest songs are painted..