Tag Archives: swedish

Review: Avatarium – The Girl In The Raven Mask

Avatarium are a doom five piece out of Sweden, home to many bands such as Grand Magus, Ghost, Witchcraft, Krux and of course Candlemass. The last two being relevant here, with bassist Leif Edling the bassist behind those names being a founder of Avatarium. Joined by drummer Lars Sköld, Carl Westholm on keyboards, and couple Marcus Jidell on the guitar ...

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Review: H.E.A.T. – Tearing Down The Walls

A haunting melody of some regret stirs from the notes of a keyboard in cinematic overture before being edged out by the crash and ride of a bopping rock charge over which a young voice calls out: “My heart is on fire and I want you to feel the same. No turning back. Here I am. Here we stand – ...

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Deathstars Reschedule UK Tour Dates To November

Swedish industrial metal band Deathstars have rescheduled their 2014 tour. The tour was due to take place in March but has now been moved to November with three additional dates confirmed. The band issued the following statement: “We have been forced to re-schedule our upcoming European Tour “Claws through Europe” due to a pushed back album release date. At the ...

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Sabaton reveal new album artwork

Swedish power-metal kings Sabaton have revealed the artwork for their upcoming new album, Heroes. The new artwork was designed by Péter Sallai, bassist Pär Sundström also added: “We had the title in mind since before we even recorded ‘Carolus Rex’ and we already had ideas for artwork years ago. We had a few different ones to choose from, but when ...

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SISTER streaming new track “Naked” now!

The Swedish punk/metal quartet SISTER have released another single form their newest album  “Disguised Vultures“. Fans can listen to the new track Naked via Revolver Magazine! “Disguised Vultures” is said to emphasise the raw and heavy sound that SISTER are known for. It is to be released on January 27th in the UK. The album will also be available on ...

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Sister Reveal ‘Disguised Vultures’ Release Date

Swedish rockers Sister have revealed when their upcoming album Disguised Vultures is set to be released. The album will be in UK stores on 27th January 2014. Previously released single Sick will be featured on Disguised Vultures. Check out the official video for the track below! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Og-62cx7m24 Leading up to the release of the album there will be more music ...

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Soilwork announce March 2014 UK tour

Swedish melodic death metal group Soilwork have announced a small string of UK dates for next March. The group recently played a sold out, one off show at Camden’s Underworld which was the band’s first UK appearance in 4 years. The sextet were originally announced for Hammerfest 2014 earlier this year but have now added these extra dates. Check out their tour schedule ...

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The Flower Kings announce new album

The Flowers Kings, the Swedish progressive rock group, are back with a brand new studio album on October 28th 2013, titled Desoltation Rose, released on the label InsideOutMusic. On the InsideOutMusic TV channel there is a teaser video to get the excitement going for the release this Autumn and a video which gives a slight look into the making of ...

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Dregen announces debut solo album

Swedish guitar extraordinaire Dregen has announced his first solo studio album. The guitarist, known for his contributions to Hellacopters, Backyard Babies and Michael Monroe’s band will be releasing his self-titled debut on Spinefarm Records on October 7th. Dregen commented: “Y’know, that was the hardest part, I was staring at my records for over a year, thinking, ‘How the f**k can ...

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Soilwork announce ‘A Predator’s Portrait’ Deluxe Edition

Swedish melodic group Soilwork have announced a deluxe edition of their 2001 release, A Predator’s Portrait. The re-issue will feature the album in a digipack packaging with 2 additional live tracks. Drummer Dick Verbeuren commented: “‘A Predator’s Portrait’ is a milestone in several ways. It’s our first recording for Nuclear Blast, still our home to this day, six albums later. ...

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