Tag Archives: Sweden

Arch Enemy Release First Official Video With Alissa White-Gluz as Vocalist

Arch Enemy

Swedish melodic death metal powerhouse Arch Enemy have released an official video for War Eternal, the title track from their upcoming Century Media Records album (out June 10, 2014 in the U.S.). It is the first official video that features ex-The Agonist vocalist Alissa White-Gluz, who took over vocalist duties from Angela Gossow, who in

Metal Review: Kayser: Read Your Enemy (2014)

Kayser Read Your Enemy

Kayser is one of the more interesting thrash metal bands out there these days. For one, they hail from Sweden, better known for death metal and power metal, so it is a rarity to find a thrash band that is not half bad coming from Sweden. Also, they are nearly 10 years since their formation,

Bloodbath Issue New Album Update

Bloodbath

Swedish death metal outfit Bloodbath have issued an update on their upcoming album. The drums will be recorded next month and the band has 10 new songs.  Also, the “secret” new vocalist has yet to be announced but the band did give some clues about him today. Message from the band: “UGHH! HEEEY! I SAID

Metal Review: Soreption: Engineering the Void (2014)

Soreption Engineering the Void

Swedish technical death metal band Soreption is back at it with their latest effort, “Engineering the Void,” out February 18, 2014. When the genre of technical death metal gets uttered, it is normally met by much trepidation amongst fans due to a lot of bands just not doing it right. There is more to it

At the Gates Confirm New Album

At the Gates Confirm New Album

Swedish metal veterans At the Gates have confirmed that they will release a new album, which will come 19 years after their last. They announced that they are currently working on a comeback studio album, entitled “At War With Reality,” with the classic line-up of their renowned “Slaughter of the Soul” album from 1995 slated

Amon Amarth Release Father of the Wolf Video

Amon Amarth Deceiver of the Gods

The mighty Amon Amarth have released a video for Father of the Wolf from Swede’s latest album “Deceiver of the Gods” (review here). Please upgrade your browser

Grand Magus Streaming New Song Triumph and Power

Grand Magus

Sweden’s Grand Magus has unveiled the title track off of their upcoming release, “Triumph and Power,” being released on January 31, 2014 (Europe), February 3, 2014 (UK) and February 4, 2014 (US) via Nuclear Blast Records. Please upgrade your browser

Lake of Tears to Release Live DVD/CD Set in January

Lake of Tears By the Black Sea

Swedish gothic metal band Lake of Tears will finally release their first live album ever entitled “By the Black Sea.” It will be released on January 31, 2014 via AFM Records and will contain the recordings of a full concert in Bucharest (2013), encompassing 16 songs. It will be available as a DVD/CD set. Bonus

Iced Earth Announce North American Headlining Tour Dates

Iced Earth Announce North American Headlining Tour Dates

Iced Earth has confirmed an extensive 6-week run over North America for April/May, 2014 with direct support from Swedish warriors Sabaton and Dutch metal band ReVamp. Iced Earth will be touring in support of their highly anticipated forthcoming album, “Plagues of Babylon,” to be released on January 6, 2014 via Century Media Records. The band

Metal Review: Necrophobic: Womb of Lilithu (2013)

Necrophobic Womb of Lilithu

Swedish blackened death metal band Necrophobic is back four years after the release of “Death to All.” “Womb of Lilithu” marks the band’s seventh full-length release and what seems like a new found energy littered throughout the entire release. Along with the release though, the band’s vocalist, Tobias Sidegård, has been sentenced to 18 months