Tag Archives: Amorphis

Amorphis to release ‘Queen of Time’ in May

Posted by on February 22, 2018

Amorphis finished recording their follow up to 2015’s Under the Red Cloud. On May 18th, their forthcoming album Queen of Time will arrive via Nuclear Blast. The record will include the use of real strings, flutes, orchestral arrangements and choirs. The group also noted that this will be the first time that we will hear […]

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Hellfest Announces 2018 Lineup

Posted by on December 13, 2017

  Hellfest is back for their 13th annual heavy metal festival and has announced their final line up. Featuring over 150 bands on 6 stages, Hellfest takes place in Clisson France from June 22-24. Previously announced headliners such as Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Avenged Sevenfold, Deftones, A Perfect Circle, Marilyn Manson, Megadeth, Limp Bizkit, Nightwish, […]

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Amorphis re-sign to Nuclear Blast; new album to arrive in 2018

Posted by on September 14, 2017

Within the last two years, Amorphis have embarked on a handful of tours in support of their latest effort Under the Red Cloud, arguably one of the best albums of 2015. Shortly after their extensive North American trek, longtime bassist  Niclas Etelävuori quit the band due to “(mis)management.” While we haven’t heard about an official […]

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Swallow the Sun, Amorphis, and H.I.M. members provides an update on new Hallatar project

Posted by on May 4, 2017

Losing a loved one is one of the most difficult experiences anyone would have to face. It takes you on an emotional and helpless ride to the point that you are suffocating from the loss. The things people do to keep a loved one’s memory alive is remarkable. Earlier this year supergroup Hallatar formed and […]

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Longtime Amorphis bassist Niclas Etelävuori quits band due to “(mis)management)”

Posted by on April 27, 2017

Finnish progressive metal giants Amorphis just wrapped up their extensive North American Tour with Swallow the Sun. The journey began in early March and concluded last Sunday (23) in Long Island, New York. While there were a few bumps on their journey, including canceling their NYC date due to snow, it was an overall success. […]

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Win a pair of weekend passes to the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival!

Posted by on March 16, 2017

If you’re anywhere on the Eastern seaboard, you’re probably more than aware of the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival. The annual Worcester, MA festival is in it’s nineteenth year now, and is showing no signs of slowing down. Headlined by Testament, Sepultura and Prong on April 21st and Sabaton, Katatonia, Hammerfall and Amorphis on […]

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New England Metal and Hardcore Fest adds eight more bands

Posted by on February 28, 2017

The New England Metal and Hardcore Fest has been going strong for 18 years now, and their 19th year is adding to the already-impressive lineup that they’ve already got. Taking place on April 21st and 22nd in Worcester, MA, much the same as in previous years, they’ve divided the days pretty equally by genre. Friday appears […]

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Testament, Sabaton to headline New England Metal and Hardcore Festival

Posted by on December 5, 2016

  The lineup has arrived for the 19th annual of the New England Metal Hardcore Festival. This officially makes the Spring of 2017 quite busy as the festival will take place on Friday, April 21st through Saturday, April 22nd at The Palladium in Worcester, MA. After looking at this lineup, I can honestly say, it […]

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Find out how much Tool, Symphony X, Puscifer, Muse and more made on the road

Posted by on January 27, 2016

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, and we’ve summarized them here for you. We have another week of numbers to look at and be envious about and we’re still getting numbers […]

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Metal Insider contributor Zach Fehl’s top 10 of 2015

Posted by on December 17, 2015

As 2015 draws to a close, we’re letting Metal Insider’s staff pick their favorite albums of 2015, in addition to some of the musicians that helped make some of it. You can see all of our picks so far here. Now we bring you Metal Insider contributor and former intern Zach Fehl’s list.   10) […]

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