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INSOMNIUM Interviewed In Ljubljana (Video)

Profanity TV conducted an interview with Finnish melodic death metallers INSOMNIUM when the band played at the Gala Hala in Ljubljana, Slovenia on November 18, 2011. You can now watch the chat below. INSOMNIUM's latest album, "One For Sorrow", entered the official chart in the band's home country at position No. 6. The ...

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INSOMNIUM: New Audio Interview With NIILO SEVNEN

MetalsPeak recently conducted an interview with vocalist Niilo Sevnen of Finnish melodic death metallers INSOMNIUM. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. INSOMNIUM's latest album, "One For Sorrow", entered the official chart in the band's home country at position No. 6. The group's previous CD, "Across The Dark", ...

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INSOMNIUM Parts Ways With Guitarist, Announces Replacement

Finnish melodic death metallers INSOMNIUM have parted ways with guitarist Ville Vnni and replaced him with Markus Vanhala (OMNIUM GATHERUM). Commented Vnni: "With a heavy heart I have reached the decision to resign from INSOMNIUM. The decision is mutual and final, and there is no big drama behind it. "During the last year I have ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY: 'Zero Distance' Video Released

Swedish melodic death metallers DARK TRANQUILLITY have released a video for the song "Zero Distance", taken from the upcoming tour edition of the band's latest album, "We Are The Void", which will be released in Europe on October 24 via Century Media Records. The clip is the first official music video from Aduro Labs, a ...

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DEATH ANGEL: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From Mexico City Trip

Behind-the-scenes video footage from DEATH ANGEL's August 20, 2011 concert in Mexico City can be seen below. DEATH ANGEL recently canceled its involvement in the Neckbreaker's Ball European tour with DARK TRANQUILLITY, ELUVEITIE, VARG, MERCENARY and OMNIUM GATHERUM because the band will take part in a U.S. trek with ANTHRAX and TESTAMENT. DEATH ANGEL will ...

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DEATH ANGEL Answers Fan-Submitted Questions (Video)

The five members of the veteran San Francisco Bay Area metal band DEATH ANGEL recently answered a number of fan-submitted questions via a series of clips posted on their official YouTube channel. You can now see the latest footage below. DEATH ANGEL recently canceled its participation in the Neckbreaker's Ball European tour with DARK TRANQUILLITY, ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY: 'Iridium' Video Released

"Iridium", the new video from Swedish melodic death metallers DARK TRANQUILLITY, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's ninth album, "We Are The Void", which sold around 2,100 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 15 on the Top New Artist Albums ...

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DEATH ANGEL: 'An Incredible Opportunity Has Arisen For The Band'

San Francisco Bay Area metallers DEATH ANGEL have released the following statement: "Due to what we feel is an incredible opportunity that has arisen for the band, DEATH ANGEL is forced to pull out of this year's Neckbreaker's Ball [tour with DARK TRANQUILLITY, ELUVEITIE, VARG, MERCENARY and OMNIUM GATHERUM]. We are not at liberty to ...

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OMNIUM GATHERUM Announces New Guitarist

Finnish melodic death metallers OMNIUM GATHERUM have announced the addition of guitarist Joonas "Jope" Koto (MALPRACTICE, ex-TO/DIE/FOR, ex-HATEFRAME) to the group's ranks. Commented the band: "OMNIUM GATHERUM is a twin-guitar squad again and what's even better is that now we have Jackson guitar tour de force on both sides of the stage! "[Joonas] has been ...

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SHEAR: More Video Footage From The Studio Posted Online

SHEAR, the new Helsinki, Finland-based six-piece metal act featuring former/current members of AMORAL, OMNIUM GATHERUM, IMPERANON, ELENIUM and CRYSTAL BLAZE, is currently recording its debut album at Stereotype studios for a tentative late 2011 release. The band previously described the new tracks as "really diverse, ranging from very melodic songs to heavier riff-oriented songs." The ...

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OMNIUM GATHERUM Interviewed In Vienna (Video)

Austria's Stormbringer.at webzine conducted an interview with vocalist Jukka Pelkonen and guitarist Markus Vanhala of Finnish melodic death metallers OMNIUM GATHERUM before the band's May 9, 2011 concert in Vienna, Austria with ROTTING CHRIST. The chat, which featured Christine "Cisl" Schmidt of the Austrian melodic death metal band TRASHCANNED asking the questions, can ...

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ROTTING CHRIST, HATE, MELECHESH, ABIGAIL WILLIAMS Featured In 'Fortress Europe' Book

The first chapter of "Fortress Europe (The Big Shiny Prison Vol. II)" is now online and features interviews/appearances by ROTTING CHRIST, LECHEROUS NOCTURNE, HATE, MELECHESH and ABIGAIL WILLIAMS. "Fortress Europe" is the much-anticipated sequel to Ryan Bartek's "The Big Shiny Prison" a book of nonfiction journalism in which the author will be traveling Europe from ...

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SHEAR: More Footage From The Studio Posted Online

SHEAR, the new Helsinki, Finland-based six-piece metal act featuring former/current members of AMORAL, OMNIUM GATHERUM, IMPERANON, ELENIUM and CRYSTAL BLAZE, has entered Sonic Pump studios to begin recording its debut album for a late 2011 release. The second in a series of video clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the studio can be viewed below. Commented ...

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SHEAR Begins Recording Debut Album; Video Available

SHEAR, the new Helsinki, Finland-based six-piece metal act featuring former/current members of AMORAL, OMNIUM GATHERUM, IMPERANON, ELENIUM and CRYSTAL BLAZE, has entered Sonic Pump studios to begin recording its debut album for a late 2011 release. The first in a series of video clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the studio can be viewed below. Commented ...

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ROTTING CHRIST: Cleveland Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Greek extreme metallers ROTTING CHRIST performing on March 18, 2011 at Peabody's in Cleveland, Ohio can be viewed below. ROTTING CHRIST is currently touring North America with support from MELECHESH, HATE, ABIGAIL WILLIAMS and LECHEROUS NOCTURNE. "Aealo", the new album from ROTTING CHRIST, sold around 400 copies in the United States ...

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OMNIUM GATHERUM: 'New World Shadows' Album Teaser Available

A teaser for "New World Shadows", the fifth album from Finnish melodic death metallers OMNIUM GATHERUM, can be viewed below. The CD will be released via Lifeforce Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland: February 4 Sweden, Finland, Hungary: February 9 Rest Of Europe: February 7 North America: March 1 "New World Shadows" was ...

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ROTTING CHRIST Announces European Headlining Tour

Greek extreme metallers ROTTING CHRIST will embark on a European headlining tour in April. Support on the trek will come from OMNIUM GATHERUM (Finland), DAYLIGHT MISERY (Greece) and DARK END (Italy). The dates are as follows: Apr. 28 - Wiatrak - Zabrze, Poland Apr. 29 - Melodka - Brno, Czech Republic Apr. 30 - Colloseum ...

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OMNIUM GATHERUM: 'New World Shadows' Full-Track Teaser Posted Online

A full-track teaser for the song "New World Shadows" from Finnish melodic death metallers OMNIUM GATHERUM is available in the YouTube clip below. The track is the title cut of the band's fifth album, "New World Shadows", which will be released via Lifeforce Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland: February 4 Sweden, Finland, ...

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OMNIUM GATHERUM: Finnish Tour Dates Announced

Finnish melodic death metallers OMNIUM GATHERUM have scheduled the following dates: Feb. 09 - Jyväskylä, Finland - Lutakko Feb. 10 - Kuopio, Finland - Henry's Pub Feb. 11 - Oulu, Finland - Nuclear Nightclub Feb. 12 - Karhula, Finland - Sam's Pub Feb. 23 - Helsinki, Finland - Tavastia Mar. 10 - Jyväskylä, Finland - ...

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SHEAR To Enter Studio In March

SHEAR, the new Helsinki, Finland-based six-piece metal act featuring former/current members of AMORAL, OMNIUM GATHERUM, IMPERANON, ELENIUM and CRYSTAL BLAZE, will enter the studio in March to begin recording its debut album for a late 2011 release. Commented the band: "In the last couple of months we've been writing a lot of new songs, and ...

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OMNIUM GATHERUM: 'Soul Journeys' Video Released

"Soul Journeys", the new Jussi Rautaniemi-directed video from Finnish melodic death metallers OMNIUM GATHERUM, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's fifth album, "New World Shadows", which will be released via Lifeforce Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland: February 4, 2011 Sweden, Finland, Hungary: February 9, 2011 Rest Of Europe: ...

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OMNIUM GATHERUM's New Album To Feature Guest Appearances By DAN SWANÖ, INSOMNIUM's SEVÄNEN

Finnish melodic death metallers OMNIUM GATHERUM will release their fifth album, "New World Shadows", via Lifeforce Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland: February 4, 2011 Sweden, Finland, Hungary: February 9, 2011 Rest Of Europe: February 7, 2011 North America: March 1, 2011 The CD was recorded at Astia Studio 2 in Lappeenranta and ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY Issues Post-Tour Update

Swedish melodic death metallers DARK TRANQUILLITY have issued the following update: "What a ride! After having spent most of the year touring other continents and laying to waste innumerable summer festivals, we finally brought the 'We Are The Void' experience to the European club circuit. "The whole 'Where Death Is Most Alive Part II' experience ...

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