Tag Archives: Sweden

Amon Amarth Announces North American Tour With Entombed A.D., Exmortus

Amon Amarth Tour Dates

Swedish melodic death metal giants Amon Amarth have announced a North American tour with Entombed A.D. and Exmortus, plus LA and NYC appearances by Johan Hegg. Amon Amarth Tour Dates w/ Entombed A.D., Exmortus Apr. 7 – San Diego, CA – House of Blues Apr. 8 – Phoenix, AZ – The Pressroom Apr. 9 –

Amon Amarth Releases Video For First Kill From Jomsviking

Amon Amarth - Jomsviking

Swedish melodic death metal giants Amon Amarth recently revealed details about their upcoming album, Jomsviking, which will be released on March 25, 2016. Now, you can get the first listen of it by checking out “First Kill” below. Amon Amarth – First Kill Please upgrade your browser   Amon Amarth Line-up Johan Hegg – Vocals

Amon Amarth Reveals Details About Upcoming Album Jomsviking

Amon Amarth - Jomsviking

Swedish melodic death metal giants Amon Amarth have revealed details about their upcoming album, Jomsviking, which will be released on March 25, 2016 via Metal Blade Records. The band’s tenth studio album will feature 11 new tracks, one of which features guest vocalist Doro Pesch. Press release follows: On March 25th, Swedish metal kings Amon

At the Gates to Live Stream Chicago Show

At the Gates: At War With Reality

Sweden’s melodic death metal giants At the Gates are currently touring in North America and have teamed up with Live Nation and Yahoo! to live stream their April 6, 2015 concert live from the House of Blues in Chicago, Illinois. Fans can tune in on April 6, 2015 at 11:15 p.m. ET here. The band

Metal Review: At the Gates: At War With Reality (2014)

At the Gates: At War With Reality

Melodic death metal has come a long way in the past 20 years, but it is safe to say that At the Gates was the inspiration to the entire genre, even the bastardized versions merging metalcore into their sound. At the Gates was a dynamic band that changed its sound drastically with each release until

Song of the Week: In Flames: Colony

In Flames: Colony

Swedish melodic death metal giants In Flames released their fourth album, “Colony,” on May 21, 1999, through Nuclear Blast Records. The album was quite similar to “Whoracle,” but featured some more grooves than the previous effort, which would be indicative of the sound that the band would come to make their own. The title track,

Metal Review: Gormathon: Following the Beast (2014)

Gormathon: Following the Beast

Sweden’s Gormathon is a melodic death metal borrowing from a few other genres delivering a diverse second album in “Following the Beast” and completely bypassing the notion of the sophomore jinx by any means. Where many bands have failed, Gormathon has used as a strength by honing their sound to its sharpest point. “Following the

The Crown Release Lyric Video For Speed Kills

The Crown: Death is Not Dead

Swedish death metal / thrash metal band The Crown have released a lyric video for Speed Kills taken from their upcoming album, “Death is Not Dead,” due out in Europe on January 12th, 2015 through Century Media Records. Please upgrade your browser Please upgrade your browser

Arch Enemy Announces New Guitarist Jeff Loomis

Jeff Loomis

Talk about some incredible news. I knew that ex-Nevermore guitarist Jeff Loomis would land somewhere and Arch Enemy seems like a logical place. The Swedish melodic death metal outfit has announced that Loomis will replace outgoing guitarist Nick Cordle. Loomis will join the band on the upcoming European tour, which kicks off November 26, 2014

The Crown Releases Video For New Song Headhunter

The Crown: Death is Not Dead

Swedish death metal outfit The Crown has released a video for the new track Headhunter off of their upcoming release, “Death is Not Dead,” to be released on January 12, 2015 via Century Media Records. Please upgrade your browser