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Concert Review: IN FLAMES; Oulu, Finland; October 17th, 2015

By: Samuli Keskitalo

Photos by: Samuli KeskitaloAnneli Keski-Petäjä

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Right after their summer tour the Swedish metal band and one of the best-selling metal bands of today, In Flames announced a new tour, which started few days ago in Tampere, Finland. There were five gigs in Finland during the week and I was again in Oulu to see them. All of those gigs in Finland were at clubs, but the show in Oulu was held at the icehall. In Flames has always been very popular and famous in Finland, like many other bands from Sweden. And even though there is always some fights between old-schoold and new-school In Flames fans, the shows are almost everytime sold-out.  You can always make a discussion, that which era is better, but I really think it doesn’t matter: Old classics are not going to disappear anytime soon. And my personal favourite album comes from the new era (Sounds Of A Playground Fading). Continue reading Concert Review: IN FLAMES; Oulu, Finland; October 17th, 2015

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KING DIAMOND Confirmed To Headline Metaldays 2013

KING DIAMOND has been confirmed as a headliner for MetalDays, which will take place July 21st – 27th, in Tolmin, Slovenia.

On the official Facebook of MetalDays, this post was made: “With great pride and joy we would like to announce the last MetalDays 2013 headliner. There comes King Diamond! One of the greatest and most influential musicians in heavy metal, with absolute and undisputed cult status will rule the stage on our metal holiday. King Diamond, who has been sitting on his throne for over three decades, will prove to you with his bombastic performance that his kingdom is eternal. The climax of this year’s MetalDays festival is an evening of first class heavy metal that could not be more spectacular and epic. Bow to the King!” Continue reading KING DIAMOND Confirmed To Headline Metaldays 2013

BIOHAZARD, VOIVOD, JUNGLE ROT Confirmed For Czech Republic’s Brutal Assault Festival

BIOHAZARD, VOIVOD and JUNGLE ROT are the latest acts confirmed for the 18th edition of the Brutal Assault Festival 2013 which is set to take place August 7th-10th in Josefov, Czech Republic.

Confirmed acts now include: Continue reading BIOHAZARD, VOIVOD, JUNGLE ROT Confirmed For Czech Republic’s Brutal Assault Festival

AMARANTHE: ‘Mechanical Illusion’ Track Available For Streaming

“Mechanical Illusion”, a brand new song from Swedish melodic metallers AMARANTHE, can be streamed below. The track comes off the band’s sophomore album, “The Nexus”, which will be released on March 26 (one day earlier internationally) via Spinefarm. The cover artwork was created by Gustavo Sazes and can be seen below. The album was once again recorded at Hansen studios in Ribe, Denmark with producer Jacob Hansen. Continue reading AMARANTHE: ‘Mechanical Illusion’ Track Available For Streaming

IN FLAMES Invites Fans To Be Part Of ‘Ropes’ Video

Swedish metallers IN FLAMES have issued the following update:

“Ever wanted to be a part of an IN FLAMES music video? Now is your chance! IN FLAMES invites all fans worldwide to be a part of the upcoming video for ‘Ropes’. By simply uploading your very own video clip of ANYTHING IN FLAMES related, you have the chance to be in the actual video! Continue reading IN FLAMES Invites Fans To Be Part Of ‘Ropes’ Video