Tag Archives: Iced Earth

Fan posts HD recording of Iced Earth set from ‘Worldwide Plagues’ tour

Posted by on April 29, 2014

Given the quality of most fan-shot footage, we cringed when we read that there was fan-shot footage from an Iced Earth show. However, the recording is actually really good. Jon Schaffer shreds, like he always does, with a fierce precision. Stu Block really does well to deliver a gritty vocal and hits those really high […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: New England Metal & Hardcore Festival 2014 moments

Posted by on April 21, 2014

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. This past weekend, April 17-19,  the 16th annual New England Metal & Hardcore Festival took place at The Palladium in Worcester, MA. Once again, bands ranging from hardcore punk to death metal, young to seasoned, unknown to legendary gathered together […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/5: People Clearly Want To Buy Records

Posted by on February 5, 2014

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Mark up your calendars now kids because its taken only little over a month into 2014 to hype up all of the stuff happening in metal music this year from upcoming tours (Mastodon) to […]

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Metal By Numbers 1/29: Have an Iced day

Posted by on January 29, 2014

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. We’re finally getting to the point of the year where there are a decent amount of debuts. The charts this week found many releases from Sunday’s Grammy awards getting a sizable bump, which is […]

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New & Noteworthy, January 21st: Days of Rage

Posted by on January 21, 2014

After two slow weeks to start off the year, our new release calendar gets a major kick in the ass today, with several well-known artists releasing albums. Take a look at what’s in store!     Iced Earth, Plagues of Babylon (Century Media)   The group’s second album with ex-Into Eternity vocalist Stu Block also […]

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Things we’re looking forward to in 2014

Posted by on January 3, 2014

We’re now three days into the new year, and we’ve already had one major revelation in the metal world. And if there’s one thing we’ve learned, it’s that there are going to be many more before the year ends. And while it would be both ridiculous and impossible to predict what the year is going […]

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New Iced Earth album streaming now

Posted by on December 30, 2013

You don’t have to wait until January 21st to hear the new Iced Earth album, Plagues of Babylon. In fact, you can hear the entire album below, courtesy of Spotify. Plagues, the band’s 11th studio album, is the second one featuring onetime Into Eternity vocalist Stu Block. You’ve previously gotten a chance to hear both the title […]

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Iced Earth are “Among The Living Dead,” premiere new song

Posted by on December 13, 2013

Iced Earth are kicking off the new year with a new album, Plagues of Babylon. While we’ve previously heard the title track, Brave Words and Metal Hammer have given us another taste of new music from the metal titans. Titled “Among The Living Dead” (hmm, wonder what that song’s about), the song definitely sounds like […]

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Iced Earth post video teaser, wear own merch

Posted by on December 6, 2013

With a new album, Plagues of Babylon, coming out next month, Iced Earth mastermind Jon Schaffer took a few minutes from the band’s current tour with Volbeat to offer up a video teaser for the band’s new album. They’ll be touring Europe starting early next year, and hitting North America with Sabaton and Revamp in […]

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Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Slayer, Aerosmith And More Added To France’s Hellfest

Posted by on December 3, 2013

Thought the initial lineup to France’s Hellfest was already looking awesome? Well the 2014 edition of the festival just got better, as Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden and Aerosmith have been announced as headliners. Along with the headliners, Hellfest also announced the additions of Slayer, Avenged Sevenfold, Deep Purple, Soundgarden, Megadeth, Sepultura, Queensryche and a crap […]

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