Tag Archives: symphonic metal

 A Metalite Apocalypse

Stockholm quintet Metalite unleash their very own ‘Apocalypse’ by way of their latest single, out now It’s the second song taken from their forthcoming album Biomechanicals due out on 25th October through AFM Records, wherein new vocalist Erica Ohlsson joins Edwin Premberg &Robert Örnesved (Guitars), Robert Majd (Bass) and Lea Larsson (Drums). “We see ourselves as a modern band that ...

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 Female Metal Voices Tour 2019

Leaves’ Eyes headline the annual Female Metal Voices Tour that heads out through Europe soon, with dates in the UK scheduled for late November. Joining Norwegian/German Viking symphonic rockers Leaves’ Eyes are Norway’s Sirenia, Denmark’s Forever Still, Finland’s Lost In Grey, Switzerland’s Kassogtha and Italy’s Asphodelia. The complete tour runs from November through to December courtesy of The Flaming Arts Agency, with ...

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Rhapsody Of Fire

Rhapsody Of Fire  – The Eighth Mountain

Italy’s Rhapsody of Fire herald the release their new album The Eighth Mountain on 22nd February with ‘Rain Of Fury‘, their latest single with accompanying video that you can watch right here at RAMzine. Specialising in symphonic metal anthems presented with lots of speed, pathos and technical refinement, the band’s early career also saw them producing album of epic myth-styled sagas in ...

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Therion’s Linnea Vikstrom, Quantum Field Theory… And Aliens!

The big bang, space travel, black holes, singularity, aliens, stars colliding and the inevitable end of the universe…  This is what you can expect from Therion lead singer Linnea Vikström’s new solo project, Quantum Field Theory (QFT). The Swedish symphonic metal siren already has a worldwide fanbase. But her solo debut is said to reveal a completely new side to Linnéa ...

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Bleeding Gods release Dodekathlon

Bleeding Gods release Dodekathlon – Good escapist fun that doesn’t disappoint

Dutch death metal five-piece Bleeding Gods have brought a feast of grandiose proportions to sink our teeth into, and by the gods is it juicy. Mythology and metal have always been well known bedfellows since the genre’s inception some 48 years ago. All manner of different cultures from across the globe have been interpreted via the metal curriculum but none ...

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Leaves’ Eyes – Sign of the Dragonhead

“Epic metal hymns, cracking rock songs, great choirs, powerful classical music, a top notch production and magic melodies” are promised on Sign of the Dragonhead by Leaves’ Eyes, due out January 12th 2018 from AFM Records. The symphonic metal band have been touring North America with Sabaton and said to have taken the energy produced during their latest live shows ...

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Interview: Within Temptation at Bloodstock 2015

When it was announced that symphonic-metal icons Within Temptation were announced to headline Saturday at Bloodstock-Open-Air this year, it got quite a mixed response. BOA purists may remember they headlined one of the first Bloodstock festivals in 2005 (when it was still in-doors!) and others felt they don’t belong on the same bill as Rob Zombie, Napalm Death and Cannibal ...

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Nightwish Announce One-off Uk Show At Wembley!

Nightwish have announced a headline show at Wembley SSE Arena on the 19th December 2015, which will be their only UK date this year. The band will be making history by being the first ever Finnish band to headline this famous venue. “Who would have thought about headlining at Wembley Arena one day when we were starting our UK touring history from the ...

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Nightwish New Album Trailer ‘Almost There’ Is Now Online

NIGHTWISH‘s yet-untitled record will be the band’s first studio album to feature Dutch vocalist Floor Jansen and is set for release in Spring 2015 via Nuclear Blast. The symphonic metal maestros have been rolling out a series of trailers covering the new recording and today sees the release of the 7th trailer, titled ‘Almost There!’. Fans can watch the band recapping their summer of recording the new album at the NIGHTWISH summer ...

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Suffolk-ing Awesome News For Cradle Of Filth – Band Sign Worldwide Deal With Nuclear Blast Records

Having worked with the band for several years in the United States, this week Nuclear Blast Records have officially announced the worldwide signing of one of the UK’s most visionary, sickening and disturbing outfits: the inimitable CRADLE OF FILTH. Iconic vocalist Dani Filth commented: “Nuclear Blast owner Markus Staiger has been trying to snare the band ever since I flew over to see him way ...

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