Tag Archives: King Diamond

Metal Review: Denner / Shermann – Satan’s Tomb (2015)

Denner / Shermann - Satan's Tomb

Michael Denner and Hank Shermann, the original guitar players of Mercyful Fate’s legendary albums Melissa and Don’t Break the Oath albums, have reunited to bring the metal world another taste of what they can do together with the Satan’s Tomb EP. As you would expect, the album bleeds the classic metal sounds of Mercyful Fate,

Concert Review: King Diamond – 11.25.2015 in Philadelphia

King Diamond - 11.25.2015 in Philadelphia

The legendary King Diamond took the stage on the 25th of November at the Filmore in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for an intense show featuring the entire classic Abigail album. This epic show was one of two shows on this tour being filmed for an upcoming DVD, so you knew that King Diamond was going to have

Song of the Week: Mercyful Fate: Satan’s Fall

Mercyful Fate: Melissa

Melissa is the debut studio album from Danish metal legends Mercyful Fate fronted by the legendary King Diamond. The album was released on October 30, 1983 and was the first album released by Roadrunner Records. Melissa is said to be the band’s best album and many may have a point there because it contains classics

Song of the Week: King Diamond: Black Horsemen

King Diamond: Abigail

King Diamond is a huge part of metal. Talk to any fan about some of their favorite bands and you will surely hear Mercyful Fate and/or King Diamond mentioned. Mercyful Fate has been a huge inspiration to so many metal bands. When King Diamond went out on his own, he was an instant hit. His

KING DIAMOND Announces North American Fall Tour

King Diamond Tour Dates

KING DIAMOND has confirmed what has been rumored for several weeks: a full North American tour this Fall! The long-awaited trek will commence on October 11th in Atlanta and wrap up with the previously announced performance at Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin. A limited edition KING DIAMOND jacket will be available through the SHOWstubs.com

Glen Drover Changes Band Name, Posts New Song Online

Glen Drover Metalusion

Canadian guitarist Glen Drover (ex-Megadeth, King Diamond) has changed the name of his band from The Glen Drover Band to Metalusion, the title of the project’s debut album. Their new studio album, which will be called “Between Sea and Sky,” is “more than half way complete,” according to Drover, and should be released sometime in


Tuska.  The Heavy Metal Mecca of Finnish Metal Festivals.  Anyone who is a metal head in Europe knows this festival and it is one of the premiere metal festivals of Europe and the top metal festival for Finland.  For me this is the first time I have been able to attend the festival and was

Concert Photos: King Diamond Tuska Open Air Festival Helsinki, Finland

Here are some concert photos of the almighty King Diamond from the Tuska Open Air Festival in Helsinki, Finland. These photos were taken by the one and only TJ Fowler. TJ Fowler Skullbanger Media Fowler Photography Official Website Fowler Photography Facebook Page Flickr Photo Gallery Please upgrade your browser

FearShop.com Metal Podcast – Episode 66 – Christmas Mourning

Frank and Mike are back talking about metal topics including metal news, which bands had the biggest impact on metal, and more. We also play songs from Morbid Angel, King Diamond, Attic, Coverdale/Page, 3rd Machine and Type O Negative. Please upgrade your browser

Metal Review: Attic – The Invocation (2012)

German metal band Attic has released their debut album, The Invocation, and they sure are wearing their inspiration proudly. By about a minute into the album, you can see that Attic has more than a little respect for King Diamond and Mercyful Fate. From the falsetto vocals style to the similar riff work to the