Tag Archives: Children of Bodom

Top Ten tours we’re looking forward to in 2019

Posted by on February 1, 2019

With 2019 just underway, it’s time to start preparing for the year’s most anticipated touring cycles. Here are ten North American treks we’re looking forward to see so far. 10) Children of Bodom (w/ Swallow the Sun, Wolfheart) Finland’s Children of Bodom will be hitting the road this March in support of their tenth studio album, Hexed, […]

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Children of Bodom announce North American Tour w/ Swallow the Sun, Wolfheart, etc.

Posted by on January 14, 2019

Children of Bodom’s tenth studio effort, Hexed, is scheduled to arrive on March 8th via Nuclear Blast. To celebrate the album’s arrival, the group has announced a North American spring tour. Supporting the Finnish melodic death metal titans will be Swallow the Sun and Wolfheart as well as Summoner’s Circle (March 13-16th & April 9-19th), […]

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Children of Bodom release first trailer for ‘Hexed’ album

Posted by on January 2, 2019

On March 8th, Children of Bodom’s overall tenth studio full-length effort, Hexed, is scheduled to arrive via Nuclear Blast. Today (2nd) the group released the first trailer to the follow-up to 2015’s I Worship Chaos. In the video, guitarist/vocalist Alexi Laiho discusses the title and album artwork. Check out the clip below and pre-order Hexed […]

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Children of Bodom premiere “Under Grass and Clover” music video

Posted by on December 7, 2018

On March 8th, 2019, Children Of Bodom’s tenth studio album Hexed will arrive via Nuclear Blast. Today (7th) the group has unleashed a music video for the song “Under Grass and Clover.” The band’s mastermind Alexi Laiho commented: “’Under Grass and Clover’ is the sound of COB on fire and has been my favorite song […]

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Children of Bodom to release ‘Hexed’ in March

Posted by on November 28, 2018

Children of Bodom have announced their tenth studio album Hexed will be released on March 8th, 2019 via Nuclear Blast. The group returned to Finland’s Danger Johnny Studios with Mikko Karmila (I Worship Chaos, Halo of Blood, Hatebreeder etc..) to record and produce the album. However, Janne Wirman recorded the keyboards at Beyond Abilities Studios […]

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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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Toothgrinder pick their favorite sophomore albums

Posted by on November 10, 2017

Today, Toothgrinder’s sophomore album, Phantom Amour, hits stores. And while their second album is a worthy follow up to last year’s Nocturnal Masquerade, we thought it would be fun to see what the band’s favorite other sophomore albums were.   Justin Matthews (vocals)       Nirvana, Nevermind: Because it was one of the most iconic albums […]

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Children of Bodom announce North American Tour with Carach Angren, Lost Society, and Uncured

Posted by on July 11, 2017

Children of Bodom are returning to North America this fall to celebrate 20 years since 1997’s debut  Something Wild. The 24-date trek will begin this Halloween in Dallas, Texas and run its course until December 1st in Montreal. These Finnish melodic death metallers will be joined by Carach Angren, Lost Society, and Uncured. Frontman/guitarist Alexi […]

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A Perfect Circle, KoRn, Anthrax, Stone Sour and more confirmed for 2017’s Knotfest in Mexico

Posted by on July 7, 2017

The lineup for this year’s Knotfest Mexico has surfaced and, just as expected, Slipknot is excluded. We already discovered Stone Sour will perform instead for Ozzfest Meets Knotfest and it is exactly the same for this round. Knotfest Mexico will take place on October 28th at Forgo Pegaso in Toluca, Mexico and will include headliners […]

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Ex-Children of Bodom guitarist Roope Latvala says he was fired without an explanation

Posted by on July 5, 2017

It has been over two years since Children of Bodom parted ways with rhythm guitarist Roope Latvala. He replaced Alexander Kuoppala back in 2003, just in time to record 2005’s Are You Dead Yet? and worked up until 2013’s Halo of Blood. Ultimately, he left the group right before the Finnish metallers returned to the […]

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