STONEWIRE launch Twitter campaign #FavouriteBitch

Oct 31, 2014 Comments Off by

Southern blues rockers StoneWire invite Twitter users to get something off their chest and feature in the video for new single ‘Favourite Bitch’, out 24th November via 22:11 Records. Set for release on November 24th via 22:11 Records, the anthemic track hears charismatic frontwoman Sky Hunter respond to all the critics and complainers who’ve ever accused […]

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EPICA Debut New Music Video For “Victims Of Contingency”

Oct 31, 2014 Comments Off by

Dutch symphonic metallers, Epica, have premiered the official music video for “Victims Of Contingency“. The video is directed by Remko Tielemans (Textures) and produced by the Kunstoff Kollectiv, the same team who were responsible for the band’s music video for “Storm The Sorrow“. Guitarist Mark Jansen comments: “We’ve picked a heavy and brutal track this […]

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DARK SARAH – Full Album Featuring Tony Kakko Coming Soon

Oct 31, 2014 Comments Off by

Finnish cinematic metal band Dark Sarah has reached full funding for the album by crowdfunding on Indiegogo! The album will be released early next year and Sonata Arctica vocalist Tony Kakko will be featured on the last episode! You can pre-order “Behind the Black Veil” HERE and you can stream Episodes I & 2 at this location. At the moment […]

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BATTLE BEAST Announce New Album ”Unholy Savior”

Oct 30, 2014 Comments Off

Hailing from the southern edge of Finland, BATTLE BEAST were founded in 2008 and soon established themselves with their trademark of pure crunching riffs, high screams, blistering solos and strong choruses. Following the success of their eponymous second creation “BATTLE BEAST“, which charted at an amazing #5 in their native Finland and cracked the German […]

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IZEGRIM reveals “Point Of No Return – Deluxe Edition”

Oct 30, 2014 Comments Off

Dutch death thrash ragers IZEGRIM will re-release their 2009 now sold-out EP ‘Point Of No Return‘ on November 17th 2014 exclusively through digital channels. The album will feature the four original tracks plus two live songs recorded at the ‘Brutz & Brakel Festival‘ in 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The release will be made available on […]

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HALESTORM To Release Vinyl Edition Of “ReAniMate” Covers EPs

Oct 30, 2014 Comments Off

Atlantic recording group HALESTORM has announced an array of activity while recording the hugely anticipated follow-up to 2012’s chart-topping “The Strange Case Of…“. The Grammy Award-winning hard rock band is working in Nashville with producer Jay Joyce (Eric Church, CAGE THE ELEPHANT), with the as-yet-untitled third album slated to arrive in 2015. Meanwhile, HALESTORM is […]

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LIV KRISTINE – Making Of Vervain Video Clip Posted

Oct 29, 2014 Comments Off

Leaves’ Eyes vocalist Liv Kristine’s upcoming album, “Vervain“, will be released on November 4th in North America and is out now in Europe. She has released a Making Of video clip featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the recording sessions at Mastersound Studios with Doro Pesch and Michelle Darkness (End Of Green). Liv Kristine’s fifth solo album […]

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NIGHTWISH Singer Floor Jansen On Learning Finnish: “I’m Sounding Like A Three-Year-Old”

Oct 29, 2014 Comments Off

Finnish symphonic metallers NIGHTWISH have released the sixth in a series of video clips featuring footage from the making of the band’s new studio album, due in the spring of 2015 via Nuclear Blast. NIGHTWISH‘s Dutch singer Floor Jansen, who officially joined the band last year, recently moved to Finland in order to learn the […]

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INTERVIEW: Sky Hunter (StoneWire)

Oct 28, 2014 Comments Off

Brimming with power, passion and soul, StoneWire’s debut album ‘When The Crow Flies’, due for release on December 1st via 22:11 Records, introduces a dynamic, exciting and hugely talented new act. Metal Divas had the chance to interview the band’s vocalist Sky Hunter and here’s what she told us about the new album and StoneWire […]

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INTERVIEW: Sean Pollacco (Metal over Malta festival)

Oct 23, 2014 Comments Off

Metal Divas: Before we get into the festival itself, could you briefly tell a little bit about yourself? Sean: Hi Criss, thanks for having me on Metal Divas. I’m Sean from Malta, and play bass with gothic-doom metal band Weeping Silence. I’m also one of the organisers of Metal over Malta. Metal Divas: What was […]

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