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DRAGONFORCE Bassist Interviewed By Sweden's ACCESS: ROCK (Video)

Anna Dave Bertram of Sweden's Access: Rock conducted an interview with French bassist Frédéric Leclercq of British epic power metallers DRAGONFORCE on August 10 at the Getaway Rock festival in Gävle, Sweden. You can now watch the chat below. DRAGONFORCE is recording the follow-up to last year's "The Power Within" album, which was the band's ...

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LINGUA MORTIS ORCHESTRA: First 'LMO' Track-By-Track-Breakdown Video

On Friday, August 2, LINGUA MORTIS ORCHESTRA will release its new album titled "LMO". The three RAGE musicians — Victor Smolski (guitar), Peavy Wagner (vocals and bass) and André Hilgers (drums) — worked at full stretch to finish their opulent orchestral project that can be considered a continuation of 1996's "Lingua Mortis" album, back then ...

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LINGUA MORTIS ORCHESTRA: 'Cleansed By Fire' Lyric Video Released

On Friday, August 2, LINGUA MORTIS ORCHESTRA will release its new album titled "LMO". The three RAGE musicians — Victor Smolski (guitar), Peavy Wagner (vocals and bass) and André Hilgers (drums) — worked at full stretch to finish their opulent orchestral project that can be considered a continuation of 1996's "Lingua Mortis" album, back then ...

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DRAGONFORCE: New Video Interview Posted Online

British epic power metallers DRAGONFORCE were interviewed by Terrorizer magazine at this year's Download festival, which took place June 14-16 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. DRAGONFORCE is recording the follow-up to last year's "The Power Within" album, which was the band's first with vocalist Marc Hudson. ...

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DRAGONFORCE's HERMAN LI On How To Become 'A Shred God' (Video)

Amit Sharma of U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine conducted an interview with guitarist Herman Li of British epic power metallers DRAGONFORCE at this year's Download festival, which took place June 14-16 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. DRAGONFORCE is recording the follow-up to last year's "The Power Within" ...

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DRAGONFORCE Bassist Interviewed By U.K.'s ONSLAUGHT RADIO (Video)

Natalie of Onslaught Radio conducted an interview with French bassist Frédéric Leclercq of British epic power metallers DRAGONFORCE at this year's Download festival, which is taking place June 14-16 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. DRAGONFORCE is recording the follow-up to last year's "The Power Within" album, ...

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DRAGONFORCE Talks Next Studio Album In New Video Interview

British epic power metallers DRAGONFORCE were interviewed by "The Mike James Rock Show" at this year's Download festival, which is taking place June 14-16 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. DRAGONFORCE is recording the follow-up to last year's "The Power Within" album, which was the band's first ...

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RAGE Members Reveal Details Of LINGUA MORTIS ORCHESTRA Album

On Friday, August 2, LINGUA MORTIS ORCHESTRA will release its new album titled "LMO". During the past month, the three RAGE musicians — Victor Smolski (guitar), Peavy Wagner (vocals and bass) and André Hilgers (drums) — worked at full stretch to finish their opulent orchestral project that can be considered a continuation of 1996's "Lingua ...

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The Moles of a Dying Race - BLUE ASIDE

BLUE ASIDE's introductory EP from 2010, "The Orange Tree", showed promising musical glimpses from a band as creatively indebted to BLACK SABBATH as PINK FLOYD, but possessed of enough common sense to combine the two into novel shapes, the better to erect imposing monuments of mesmerizing space doom. Now, the Boston-based trio has delivered an ...

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DRAGONFORCE: Pro-Shot Footage Of LOUD PARK Festival Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of DRAGONFORCE's October 27, 2012 performance at the Loud Park festival at Saitama Super Arena, a multi-purpose indoor arena located in Saitama City, Japan, can be seen below. DRAGONFORCE has completed writing the follow-up to last year's "The Power Within" album, which was the band's first with vocalist Marc Hudson. Since ...

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DRAGONFORCE To Enter Studio In May

British epic metallers DRAGONFORCE have completed writing the follow-up to last year's "The Power Within" album, which was their first with vocalist Marc Hudson. Since his live debut with the band in July 2011, Marc has gone on to front over 100 shows with DRAGONFORCE in 32 countries across the globe, including arenas with IRON ...

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TOXIC HOLOCAUST: 'Agony of the Damned' Lyric Video Released

Portland's favorite punk/metal delinquents TOXIC HOLOCAUST have unleashed a lyric video for "Agony Of The Damned". Initially featured on the band's 2011 "Conjure And Command" full-length, the song makes an "updated" appearance on the "From The Ashes Of Nuclear Destruction" compilation, set for release via Relapse Records next month. Elaborates band mastermind Joel Grind: "This ...

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TARJA TURUNEN Renews Collaboration With earMUSIC

Following the sensational success of "Act I", the first-ever live solo album from former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen, earMUSIC and Tarja have announced the renewal of their collaboration for an exciting set of new releases spanning over the next few years. Kicking off with the long-awaited new studio rock album, the following months will entail ...

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AEON: Video Interview With ZEB NILSSON

On January 21, MetalBite conducted an interview with guitarist Zeb Nilsson of Swedish death metal overlords AEON at The Lomax in Liverpool, England. You can now watch the chat below. AEON drummer Arttu Malkki recently "decided to take a break" from the band to focus on his family life (he and his girlfriend ...

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TOXIC HOLOCAUST To Unleash 'From The Ashes Of Nuclear Destruction' Collection

Portland punk/metal derelicts TOXIC HOLOCAUST will unleash "From The Ashes Of Nuclear Destruction" this spring. The mammoth 22-track anthology collects over a decade's worth of TOXIC HOLOCAUST rarities into one raging compilation. Amassing the band's many contributions to various comps and vinyl-only splits with the likes of MUNICIPAL WASTE, MIDNIGHT and others, together with demo ...

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SADGIQACEA's 'False Prism' Due In May

Candlelight Records has set a May 6 European release date for "False Prism", the full-length début from SADGIQACEA. Produced by Chris Grigg (WOE), the album's four mammoth songs will pummel listeners for close to 40 minutes. The CD follows the band's 2011 EP, "Submerged In Manichea" (Horror Pain Gore Death Productions), and two regarded split ...

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The Feather Tipped the Serpent's Scale - EAGLE TWIN

Much like Tibet, the remote, mountainous, mythical country of Utah (pronounced OOO-tar, we are told) isn't known for producing a vast quantity of music; but we can tell you on good authority that its not just winds howling up in them thar hills, but a legendary creature known as the EAGLE TWIN. All kidding aside, ...

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AEON: Drummer EMIL WIKSTEN Becomes Permanent Member

Swedish death metal overlords AEON have issued the following update: "As we stated a couple of weeks ago, Arttu Malkki [drums] decided to take a longer break from the band to focus on his family and their newborn twins. Emil Wiksten [BLOOD RED THRONE] stepped in as temporary replacement for him and did his first ...

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AEON Interviewed In Dublin (Video)

On January 19, Neuweltmusic conducted an interview with the Swedish death metal overlords AEON at The Pint in Dublin, Ireland. You can watch the chat below. AEON drummer Arttu Malkki has "decided to take a break" from the band to focus on his family life (he and his girlfriend are expecting twins in March). His ...

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TARJA TURUNEN Resumes Recording New Solo Album

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen has returned to the studio to resume recording vocals for her next solo album, tentatively due in late summer/early fall. In a recent interview with the Music Legends web site, Turunen stated about her upcoming CD: "We have recorded drums, guitars and bass for it already and at the moment ...

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