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EVOCATION Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Swedish death metallers EVOCATION have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 31 - August 2, 2008 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AS I LAY DYING AT THE GATES AUTUMN AVANTASIA AXEL RUDI PELL AXXIS CARCASS CHILDREN OF BODOM ...

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NIFELHEIM Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Swedish cult metallers NIFELHEIM have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 31 - August 2, 2008 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AS I LAY DYING AT THE GATES AUTUMN AVANTASIA AXEL RUDI PELL AXXIS CARCASS CHILDREN OF BODOM ...

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LORDI Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Finnish metal monsters LORDI have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 31 - August 2, 2008 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AS I LAY DYING AT THE GATES AUTUMN AVANTASIA AXXIS CARCASS CHILDREN OF BODOM CORVUS CORAX CREMATORY ...

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NIGHTWISH Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Finnish/Swedish symphonic metallers NIGHTWISH have been been confirmed for next year's installment of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 31 - August 2, 2008 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AS I LAY DYING AT THE GATES AUTUMN AVANTASIA AXXIS CARCASS CHILDREN OF BODOM CREMATORY DESTRUCTOR ...

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BRAINSTORM: New Bassist Announced

German metallers BRAINSTORM have announced the addition of bassist Antonio Ieva to the group's ranks. "He impressed us not only with his playing skills at the auditions, which led to his invitation to play the show in Hungary with us (and where he impressed us even more), the chemistry was amazing from the first moment ...

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GORGOROTH Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

The Gaahl-fronted version of the Norwegian black metal band GORGOROTH has been been confirmed for next year's installment of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 31 - August 2, 2008 in Wacken, Germany. The group will be one of the headliners on the event's "Black Stage." The festival billing is shaping ...

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OFFICIUM TRISTE Confirmed For Germany's POWER OF DOOM Festival

Dutch "atmospheric doomsters" OFFICIUM TRISTE have been confirmed for the Power Of Doom Festival, set to take place September 8 at the Soundpark-Ost (formerly Rockpalast) in Würzburg, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: CANDLEMASS (SWE) WARNING (UK) POWERWOLF (GER) THE LAMP OF THOTH (UK) OFFICIUM TRISTE (NETH) Tickets are 17 euros in ...

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CANDLEMASS: More European Support Bands Confirmed

Legendary Swedish doomsters CANDLEMASS have confirmed the support acts for their upcoming European tour, which kicks off late August. The details are as follows: Aug. 31 - Malmö, Sweden - KB Sep. 01 - Copenhagen, Denmark - The Rock Sep. 02 - Hamburg, Germany - Markthalle * Sep. 03 - Berlin, Germany - Kato * ...

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CANDLEMASS: More European Tour Dates Announced

Legendary Swedish doomsters CANDLEMASS have lined up the following European dates with support from POWERWOLF: Aug. 31 - Malmoe, Sweden - K.B. Sep. 01 - Copenhagen, Denmark - The Rock Sep. 02 - Hamburg, Germany - Markthalle Sep. 03 - Berlin, Germany - Kato Sep. 04 - Nurenberg, Germany - Hirsch Sep. 06 - Essen, ...

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POWERWOLF To Support CANDLEMASS

Multinational metalheads POWERWOLF will support Swedish doom metal legends CANDLEMASS on the following dates: Sep. 02 - D - Hamburg @ Markthalle Sep. 03 - D - Berlin @ Kato Sep. 04 - D - Nürnberg @ Hirsch Sep. 06 - D - Essen @ Turock Sep. 07 - NL - Eindhoven @ [to be ...

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POWERWOLF Drummer Hospitalized

Multinational metalheads POWERWOLF have issued the following update: "All those who were at Saarstahl Metal Festival [on May 19] probably have recognized that the wolves had to perform without Stefane Funebre. Stefane has been brought to hospital on Wednesday evening [May 16] and it was impossible for him to play that show. Thanx to the ...

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SYCRONOMICA Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

German black metallers SYCRONOMICA have been confirmed for the tenth-anniversary edition of Germany's Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 16-18, 2007 in Dinkelsbühl. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ABSOLUTE AFTER FOREVER AMON AMARTH BLACK MESSIAH BOLT THROWER CALIBAN COMMUNIC CREMATORY DAGOBA DARK FUNERAL DARK TRANQUILLITY DEADLOCK DIE ...

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DARK FORTRESS, SAMSAS TRAUM Pull Out Of Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

DARK FORTRESS and SAMSAS TRAUM have cancelled their appearances at the tenth-anniversary edition of Germany's Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 16-18, 2007 in Dinkelsbühl. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ABSOLUTE AFTER FOREVER AMON AMARTH BLACK MESSIAH BOLT THROWER CALIBAN COMMUNIC CREMATORY DAGOBA DARK FUNERAL DARK TRANQUILLITY ...

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POWERWOLF To Support GRAVE DIGGER

Multinational metalheads POWERWOLF will support GRAVE DIGGER on the following shows: Oct. 31 - Bochum (D) - Zeche Nov. 01 - Saarbrücken (D) - Garage Nov. 02 - Speyer (D) - Halle 101 POWERWOLF's second album, "Lupus Dei", was released on May 4 in Germany/Austria/Switzerland and May 7 in the rest of Europe via Metal ...

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SOULFLY Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

SOULFLY has been confirmed for the tenth-anniversary edition of Germany's Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 16-18, 2007 in Dinkelsbühl. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ABSOLUTE AFTER FOREVER AMON AMARTH BLACK MESSIAH BOLT THROWER CALIBAN COMMUNIC CREMATORY DAGOBA DARK FORTRESS DARK FUNERAL DARK TRANQUILLITY DEADLOCK DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN ...

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NEVERMORE Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

NEVERMORE has been confirmed for the tenth-anniversary edition of Germany's Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 16-18, 2007 in Dinkelsbühl. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ABSOLUTE AFTER FOREVER AMON AMARTH BLACK MESSIAH BOLT THROWER CALIBAN COMMUNIC CREMATORY DAGOBA DARK FORTRESS DARK FUNERAL DARK TRANQUILLITY DEADLOCK DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN ...

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VOLBEAT, MAROON, IMPIOUS Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

VOLBEAT, MAROON and IMPIOUS have been confirmed for the tenth-anniversary edition of Germany's Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 16-18, 2007 in Dinkelsbühl. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ABSOLUTE AFTER FOREVER AMON AMARTH BLACK MESSIAH BOLT THROWER CALIBAN COMMUNIC CREMATORY DAGOBA DARK FORTRESS DARK FUNERAL DARK TRANQUILLITY ...

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CALIBAN Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

German metalcore masters CALIBAN have been confirmed for the tenth-anniversary edition of Germany's Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 16-18, 2007 in Dinkelsbühl. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ABSOLUTE AFTER FOREVER AMON AMARTH BLACK MESSIAH BOLT THROWER CALIBAN COMMUNIC CREMATORY DAGOBA DARK FORTRESS DARK FUNERAL DARK TRANQUILLITY ...

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SWALLOW THE SUN, DAGOBA, POWERWOLF Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

SWALLOW THE SUN, DAGOBA and POWERWOLF have been confirmed for the tenth-anniversary edition of Germany's Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 16-18, 2007 in Dinkelsbühl. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ABSOLUTE AFTER FOREVER AMON AMARTH BLACK MESSIAH BOLT THROWER COMMUNIC CREMATORY DAGOBA DARK FORTRESS DARK FUNERAL DARK ...

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POWERWOLF Finishes Mixing Second Album

German-Romanian dark power metal band POWERWOLF has finished mixing its second album at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden with Fredrik Nordström and Patrik J. Sten. The as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2005's "Return in Bloodred" was recorded at Woodhouse studios in Hagen, Germany and is tentatively scheduled for release in Europe this spring via Metal Blade Records. ...

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POWERWOLF: 'Almost Finished' With Songwriting For New Album

German-Romanian dark power metal band POWERWOLF will enter Woodhouse studios in Hagen, Germany on January 2 to begin recording its second album, tentatively due in April 2007 via Metal Blade Records Europe. The follow-up to 2005's "Return in Bloodred" will be mixed in February at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden with Fredrik Nordström. "After some ...

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POWERWOLF To Enter Studio In January

German-Romanian dark power metal band POWERWOLF will enter Woodhouse studios in Hagen, Germany in January to begin recording its second album, tentatively due in April 2007 via Metal Blade Records Europe. The follow-up to 2005's "Return in Bloodred" will be mixed in February at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden with Fredrik Nordström. According to the ...

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