Tag Archives: Sweden

Metal Review: Crystal Eyes: Killer (2014)

Crystal Eyes: Killer

Sweden’s Crystal Eyes are back at it again with the release of “Killer” via Massacre Records marking their seventh album since 1999. The band has been around the block a few times without ever garnering much attention. Being from BorĂ¥s, the same town as bands such as Lake of Tears, Beseech and Cemetary, should have

In Flames Releases New Video For Through Oblivion

In Flames: Siren Charms

Sweden’s melodic death metal giants In Flames have released a new music video today for Through Oblivion off of their upcoming “Siren Charms.” The previously released the first single, Rusted Nail. The video for Through Oblivion was directed once again by Patric Ullaeus. “Siren Charms” is set to be released worldwide on September 5, 2014

Metal Review: Entrails: Resurrected From the Grave – Demo Collection (2014)

Entrails Resurrected From the Grave - Demo Collection

Sweden’s death metal outfit Entrails is back on July 18, 2014 (Europe) and July 22, 2014 (U.S.) with “Resurrected From the Grave – Demo Collection,” their latest release since 2013′s “Raging Death.” This demo collection combines the “Reborn” and “Human Decay” demos and brings fans 18 tracks. The two Entrails demos were re-recorded and released

In Flames Premiere Video For Rusted Nail

In Flames: Siren Charms

Swedish melodic death metal giants In Flames recently filmed a video with director Patric Ullaeus for the track Rusted Nail off of the upcoming album “Siren Charms.” “Siren Charms” hits stores in the U.S. on September 9, 2014 via Sony/RED and September 5, 2014 in Europe via Epic. Please upgrade your browser

Metal Review: Vanhelgd: Relics of Sulphur Salvation (2014)

Vanhelgd Relics of Sulphur Salvation

Swedish death metal outfit Vanhelgd are back with their third full-length effort, “Relics of Sulphur Salvation.” In a genre where pretty much everything has been done, classic death metal still lives and breathes with this quartet. While staying true to their roots, they do manage to intersperse some black metal influences sparingly throughout the release

Video Interview: BloodBound Metal Fest 2014: Loreley, Germany

BloodBound

TJ Fowler of SkullBanger Media has released a video interview with Frederick and Tomas of Swedish Power Metal Act BloodBound at Metal Fest 2014, Loreley, Germany. Originally posted at http://skullbanger.net/2014/06/22/video-interview-bloodbound-metal-fest-2014-loreley-germany/ Please upgrade your browser

Metal Review: Ormgard: Ormblot (Re-issue) (2014)

Ormgard Ormblot

Having been around for 12 years, you would think that Sweden’s Ormgard would have left more of an impressions on the black metal community, but truth be told, it was not until their 2011 release of the “Ormblot” demo that the band started to get some attention. This year though, Forever Plagued Records has re-issued

Arch Enemy to Headline North American Tour With Kreator

Arch Enemy Kreator Tour

Swedish melodic death metal giants Arch Enemy recently released “War Eternal” (review here). The band launched an extensive European tour, which is currently underway through the rest of the year. In addition to these dates, Arch Enemy will also make their return to North America this October/November co-headlined together with Kreator. Supporting will come from

In Flames Releases New Single Rusted Nail

In Flames

Swedish melodic death metal titans In Flames have released their first single from their upcoming 11th studio album “Siren Charm,” which comes out September 9, 2014 via Sony/RED. Below you can hear the Rusted Nail. Not a horrible song, but definitely very odd for a band that I have a ton of respect for. Please

Kreator Announces Tour Dates With Arch Enemy, Vader and Sodom

Kreator

This will be one of the best tours of the year with juggernauts Kreator being joined by Poland’s Vader, Sweden’s Arch Enemy and Germany’s Sodom. Kreator frontman Mille Petrozza comments: “A lot of our European fans voiced their discontent over the fact that the band hardly does European club tours – apart from our festival