News Posts

Finnish post-punk sensation Grave Pleasures shared the 1st single ‘Society of Spectres’ from the upcoming new album ‘Plagueboys’, out in April via Century Media Records!

Finnish melancholic melodeath masters Insomnium debuted their new single and video ‘White Christ’, featuring Sakis Tolis, last week. The 2nd single from the upcoming album ‘Anno 1696’, set for release in February via Century Media Records!

European deathcore juggernaut Distant revealed details about the upcoming album ‘Heritage’, set for release in February via Century Media Records, and unleash the new single ‘Orphan Of Blight’!

Blackened deathcore outfit Ov Sulfur unleashed their new standalone single/video ‘Death Ov Circumstance’ via Century Media Records!

Ohio’s notorious death metal outfit Sanguisugabogg announced their new album ‘Homicidal Ecstasy’ to be released next year via Century Media Records and share a first video single with ‘Pissed’!

Italian metal legends Lacuna Coil present their new single ‘Swamped XX’ of the upcoming re-issue version ‘Comalies XX’, released next month via Century Media!

Boston based metal outfit The Offering shared ‘Tiny Disappointments’, another track from their upcoming new album ‘Seeing the Elephant’ set to be released in November via Century Media Records! Pre-orders are live!

The Offering shared their first new music since the much acclaimed ‘Home’ album with single ‘WASP’ from upcoming Century Media Records album ‘Seeing The Elephant’!

In anticipation of their new album ‘Deceivers’ out next month via Century Media, Arch Enemy unleashed another video single with ‘In The Eye Of The Storm’!

With ‘Cave In’, Nashville based metallic hardcore outfit Orthodox unleashed yet another crushing track from their upcoming Century Media debut ‘Learning To Dissolve’!

Photo Reports

Blind Channel’s biggest show to date was a visual spectacle and everything they’ve worked towards for all these years! With support from Arttu Lindeman, it was a great way to wrap up an amazing year.

Swedish melodeath legends In Flames filled Jäähalli in Helsinki with a massive crowd, along with fellow melodeath instigators At The Gates and up-and-comers Imminence and Orbit Culture to warm us up!

Dark Tranquillity and Ensiferum set Helsinki on fire with the help of supporting bands Marianas Rest and Gwendydd! And we were all too excited that concerts like they were before all this misery are happening again in full force! Moshpits, here we come!

Pictures of a crazy show by Imperial Triumphant and Devenial Verdict at On The Rocks in Helsinki, Finland!

A parade of ’80s track suits and pimp costumes went all the way from the Noordersingel into Trix, Antwerp. And no fucks were given because we had one hell of a metal party with One Morning Left, Blind Channel and Electric Callboy!

Insomnium finally got to do their Finnish tour with Finntroll and we were at the very first stop in Helsinki!

Omnium Gatherum embarked on a little release tour for their new ‘Origin’ album and we caught them at the first stop in Helsinki. See the pics now!

Pictures of a most impressive night with Moonsorrow playing their popular ‘Verisäkeet’ album from start to finish! Check it out!

Pictures of a night of pounding beats and crushing riffs with 3teeth and Khroma in Helsinki, Finland!

The pictures of a great night in Helsinki with folk metal from Eluveitie, engaging melodic metal from Lacuna Coil and modern metal from Infected Rain!

Gig Reports

Blind Channel played the biggest show of their career at Helsinki’s Jäähalli at the end of 2022, a culmination not only of the year but of the whole band’s existence! Support came from the lovely Arttu Lindeman.

In Flames crammed the Jäähalli arena in Helsinki full with an energetic, pulsating crowd with the help of country mates At The Gates, Imminence and Orbit Culture, giving the people a taste of both the old and the new in Swedish metal!

The co-headline tour of Dark Tranquillity and Ensiferum made a stop in Helsinki with support from Marianas Rest and Gwendydd and packed Vanha Ylioppilastalo to the brim for a night of pure and wholesome energy to lift our spirits!

Imperial Triumphant came to Helsinki, Finland to get our minds blown with support from the Finnish prog death act Devenial Verdict!

Having to miss concerts for so long, I almost forgot wat it was like to wait so long to see one band, and then when that band finally hits the stage, the crowd just explodes.

Insomnium finally got to do their Finnish tour with Finntroll and we were at the very first stop in Helsinki!

Masters of melancholic melodic death metal, Insomnium, bring their masterpiece ‘Winter’s Gate’ live through a streaming concert and we were there!

Swallow The Sun took us on a magical and beautiful ride with their acoustic live show, a truly soothing concert for these times of crisis.

Industrial machine 3teeth finally made it to the Finnish grounds to kick in some teeth! Check out the report!

Despite some sound issues Wolves in the throne Room put up a great show in Brussels’ Botanique.

Lists

Week 37 brought us a bunch of wholesome, heavy and unique songs and videos from bands like Dust In Mind, SKYND, Lorna shore, Starbenders, In Flames, Vévaki, King Dude, Sahg and Electric Callboy. Go check them out if you haven’t yet!

The music industry is at it again at full force after the festival season with a massive amount of really cool releases coming out, just look at the number of our most anticipated releases for September have grown into and then we probably could have included more still. With new albums from Blind Guardian, Yungblud, Wolfheart, Slipknot, Starcrawler, Lost Society, The Hu, Vermin Womb, Vermilia, Bloodbath, Slugcrust, Electric Callboy, Innumerable Forms, Tribal Gaze, Gaerea and Graceless, it’ll be quite the month again!

With singles from Wolfheart, Electric Callboy, Luna Kills, Aeveris and Bastarður we introduce our new article series in which we recommend and highlight some of the singles that really impressed us and stuck by us recently! More coming soon!

With the end of summer in sight, we came across 10 releases coming out in August that our editorial team has been looking forward to the most.

A small grab of what we are looking forward to the most of the many exceptional releases coming our way during May 2022!

February 2022 is yet again brimming with great releases, here’s a small selection of our most anticipated ones!