News Posts

German thrash titans Kreator unleash a 3rd single from their upcoming album ‘Hate Über Alles’, out next month via Nuclear Blast Records!

Danish up-and-comers of CABAL unleashed the absolutely banging track ‘Magno Inferitus’, featuring Fit For An Autopsy’s Joe Bad!

Underground icon Max Cavalera is back with a brand new album with Soulfly! Check out the first single ‘Superstition’ now!

After 2 bangers of singles, Malevolence is back with yet another single of the upcoming new record ‘Malicious Intent’!

San Fran tech death giants Fallujah are back with a new album in September and unleash a first track as a single and video!

Swedish supergroup The Halo Effect released the title track and video for their upcoming debut album ‘Days Of The Lost’!

Machine Head is coming back with a bang with the concept album ‘ØF KINGDØM AND CRØWN’ and unleashed the first single “CHØKE ØN THE ASHES ØF YØUR HATE”!

The legendary Swedish black metal outfit Watain unleashed another single and video with “We Remain” in anticipation to the release of their new album!

Amorphis and Eluveitie announced the European co-headline tour they are set to embark on in November and December!

Matthew Kiichi Heafy’s black metal project Ibaraki unleashes another single of the upcoming debut album “Rashomon”, this time featuring My Chemical Romance’s Gerard Way on guest vocals!

Photo Reports

Nightwish finally get to embark on their ‘Human. :||: Nature.’ World Tour and we were there for the Helsinki show!

On Friday we had a blast seeing Finland’s probably most famous band live in the sold out Nokia Arena in Tampere, an event hosted by ProPromotion Oy. Check out all the pictures!

The pictures of power metal masters of Beast In Black finding a moment and stage to play their new ‘Dark Connection’ music live!

Pictures of one of the 30th anniversary shows by Amorphis, a great trip back into time with one of Finland’s top bands!

A night of brutal death, dark black and mind-blowingly intricate metal music with Obscura, God Dethroned, Thulcandra and Fractal Universe!

Vader played a special set to celebrate the anniversaries of ‘De Profundis’, ‘Art of War’ and ‘Litany’. Possibly 3 of the best albums they ever made!

Pictures of a magical night with Alcest, a powerbomb by the name of Bird In Row and the mystical synth music from Kælan Mikla!

Pictures of a night of thrashing when the Bay Strikes Back in Helsinki with Testament, Exodus and Death Angel!

Swedish heavy metal institute Hammerfall came to bring their epicness to the stage of Trix in Antwerp! Check out the pics of the show here!

Gig Reports

Nightwish finally get to embark on their ‘Human. :||: Nature.’ World Tour and we were there for the Helsinki show!

Finally, the power metal masters of Beast In Black found a moment and stage to play their new ‘Dark Connection’ music live!

Amorphis couldn’t celebrate their 30th anniversary with their fans as planned, so they decided to at least have a streaming event…

By performing ‘Mestarin Kynsi’ in full, Oranssi Pazuzu brought the cosmic soundscapes of their psychedelic and progressive black metal into our living rooms

The godfathers of blackgaze, Alcest, are back on the road, with a brand new record under the arm and we were at their stop in Helsinki!

The Bay Strikes Back! Three of the most influential thrash bands from the Bay Area joined forces and are taking Europe for a good old thrashing! And we were at the sold out Helsinki show!

Opeth came to amaze us in Helsinki with a progressive show that had heaps of atmosphere and chill vibes. Not a bad way to spend your Wednesday night!

Old school D-beat hardcore instigators Discharge came back to Finland for a night during which they almost literally brought the house down!

The last show of the metal institute that is Children of Bodom took place in Helsinki and we just had to be there to witness it!

Masters of folk metal Eluveitie brought with them an interesting line-up with Lacuna Coil and Infected Rain and blew the roof off the Tavastia club!

Lists

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!

First month of 2022 and there are already a bunch of really cool releases coming! Check out our 13 most anticipated releases of the month!