THE IRON MAIDENS: Three Guitarist Line-Up Confirmed

Dec 19, 2014 Comments Off by

The Iron Maidens, the world’s only female tribute to the legendary Iron Maiden, have confirmed their European tour schedule for March 2015. Two shows are in planning for the UK. In addition, they have announced a special show this Saturday, December 20th featuring a rare three guitarist line-up at Paladino’s in Tarzana, CA. Check out […]

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EPICA: Behind The Scenes Footage From Karmaflow

Dec 18, 2014 Comments Off by

Back in August 2013 it was announced that Cradle Of Filth singer Dani Filth, Epica‘s Mark Jansen and Simone Simons, DragonForce‘s Marc Hudson, Amaranthe‘s Elize Ryd, Arch Enemy‘s Alissa White-Gluz, Sonata Arctica‘s Tony Kakko, and Henning Basse (Metalium, Firewind) were some of the artists taking part in the world’s first ever rock-opera video game. Epica‘s […]

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ARTIST PROFILE: Ruby Bouzioti

Dec 16, 2014 Comments Off by

Name: Ruby Bouzioti Nationality: Greek Associated acts: Vault Of Acanthus Personal motto: Shit happens! All the time. Social Media Links: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vaultOFacanthus Website: http://vaultofacanthus.com Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/vaultofacanthus Twitter: https://twitter.com/VaultOfAcanthus Reverbnation: http://www.reverbnation.com/vaultofacanthus Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/vaultofacanthus Bandsintown: http://www.bandsintown.com/vaultOFacanthus Current plans: Surviving this cruel world! And I have a serious plan for this: Sing, sleep, repeat! As for the near […]

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THE SIRENS Announce One-Off Show Supporting NIGHTWISH In Norway

Dec 15, 2014 Comments Off

Vocalists Kari Rueslåtten (The 3rd And The Mortal), Anneke van Giersbergen (The Gathering) and Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull (Leaves’ Eyes, Theatre Of Tragedy) have joined forces and are now touring as The Sirens. They have just announced a special one-off show for Trondheim, Norway supporting Nightwish on August 29th, 2015:

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BATTLE BEAST: “Madness” Video Released

Dec 13, 2014 Comments Off

“Madness“, the new video from Finnish heavy metallers BATTLE BEAST, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Ville Lipiäinen, who has previously worked with NIGHTWISH and HYPOCRISY, among others. “Madness” is taken from BATTLE BEAST‘s third studio album, “Unholy Savior“, which will be released on January 9th, 2015 in Europe and January 13th, […]

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REASONS BEHIND Streaming Track “Under The Surface”

Dec 12, 2014 Comments Off

Italian symphonic power metal band, Reasons Behind is streaming a new track, “Under The Surface”, from their debut full-length album “The Alpha Memory“, which was released worldwide on December 1st through Maple Metal Records. You can watch it below: “The Alpha Memory” is a concept album, and was produced by Olaf Thörsen (Vision Divine, Labyrinth) […]

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COAL CHAMBER To Tour North America

Dec 11, 2014 Comments Off

COAL CHAMBER, the reformed ’90s alt-metal band fronted by current DEVILDRIVER singer Dez Fafara, will embark on a North American headlining tour in the spring of 2015. Support on the trek — which kicks off on March 6 in Tempe, Arizona and runs through April 12 in Dallas, Texas — will come from FILTER, COMBICHRIST […]

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THE COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF Releases New Song “Let It Go” Featuring CRAIG OGDEN

Dec 10, 2014 Comments Off

GuitarWorld.com presents a new recording and performance video by the Commander-In-Chief, a seven-string guitarist from Norway who now lives in England, and classical guitarist Craig Ogden: “This is an acoustic version of my original song ‘Let It Go‘ with Craig Ogden on classical guitar and me on vocals. I wrote this song to my brother […]

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WITHIN TEMPTATION’s SHARON DEN ADEL Invites You On Her Tour Bus

Dec 09, 2014 Comments Off

Digital Tour Bus, which gives fans “an all-access pass” to the tour buses that their favorite bands travel in, has posted its latest “Bus Invaders” episode, focusing on Dutch symphonic metallers WITHIN TEMPTATION. The six-minute clip, which was filmed earlier this year during the band’s North American tour, can be seen below. WITHIN TEMPTATION released […]

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MOTION DEVICE Plans On Starting A Rock Revolution

Dec 07, 2014 Comments Off

Toronto based rock band Motion Device completed a successful Kickstarter campaign back in January and a few months later released it’s debut EP called “Welcome to the Rock Revolution“. In addition to the EP release Motion Device, lead by 12 year old singer Sara Menoudakis, premiered new rock videos for “Drama Queen” and “A Piece […]

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