The book has been closed but the story is not over: Paradise Lost sharpen their pens and add another chapter to their dark, glooming history of death doom and gothic metal. In difficult times, the British legend from Halifax is the drug that numbs the pain, the lover that takes away the sorrows, the story... Continue Reading →
The dramatic and cinematic track "Masters Of Destiny" is the first single from Delain's upcoming release "Hunter's Moon." It is one of the four brand new studio tracks that are part of the stunning live album + BluRay, which will be released on February 22nd via Napalm Records. Delain travelled to Iceland to underline the mystic that lies within the brand new single accompanied by a breathtaking video "Masters Of Destiny." Watch the video inside!
Nordic symphonic metal band, Sirenia has just released a performance/lyric video for the track “In Styx Embrace.” The song comes from the band’s recently released album, “Arcane Astral Aeons,” one that we gave high marks to (read review). Watch the new video inside.
UK's legendary extreme metal icons Cradle Of Filth will return to North America once again in support of their latest album “Cryptoriana - The Seductiveness of Decay.” For the second leg of their North American onslaught, the band has enlisted industrial/metal shock rocker Wednesday 13 as well as theatrical metal new comers Raven Black. See tour dates... Continue Reading →
Lacuna Coil have shared a performance clip of the song "The House of Shame", taken from "The 119 Show—Live In London." You can watch the video below. Lacuna Coil will release "The 119 Show—Live in London" on November 9. The package captures the band live at the O2 Forum Kentish Town in London on January... Continue Reading →
Review by Jeff Maki Norway's Sirenia, masterminded by founding member Morten Veland (ex-Tristania), is now on its fourth femalelead vocalist (if I'm not forgetting anyone). But not only has the band found its best one yet in French singer and former Sirenia Choir member Emmanuelle Zoldan, but it also has just composed its ninth “destiny”... Continue Reading →
UK's legendary extreme metal icons Cradle of Filth will make their long-awaited triumphant return to North America with a headlining tour this March/April. Opening the tour will be Ukraine metal band Jinjer. "CRADLE OF FILTH are very much looking forward to the U.S/ Canadian leg of the Cryptoriana World Tour," commented vocalist Dani Filth. "Even... Continue Reading →
As previously reported, former Nightwish singer Tarja Turunen is bringing the festive season early with the release of her brand new Christmas album, "From Spirits And Ghosts (Score For A Dark Christmas)", on November 17. As a first taste of the album, Tarja has released a unique video for the haunting opening track, “O Come,... Continue Reading →
Continuing my Best of 2017, next up is Cradle of Filth's 12th studio album "Cryptoriana – The Seductiveness of Decay." The follow-up to 2015's "Hammer of the Witches" was released on September 22, 2017 through Nuclear Blast USA. Led by the spooky Dani Filth, "Cryptoriana" represented a resurgence for the gothic and black metal Brits.... Continue Reading →
Since its unholy birth in Suffolk, England, in 1991 as a raw, underground black metal band, Cradle of Filth has triumphed over nearly every subgenre of extreme metal. From its breakthrough 1996 release, "Dusk … and Her Embrace," that exposed the band's vampiric evil worldwide, 1998’s pinnacle of black metal, "Cruelty and the Beast," the... Continue Reading →