Tag Archives: Children of Bodom

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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Watch Randy Blythe lay down some Johnny Cash for Devildriver covers album

Posted by on May 25, 2017

Over the years, Devildriver have built up some cred in the metal community, which is something that will be on display when they release their country covers album. Guests including Glenn Danzig, Fear’s Lee Ving and Rob Zombie’s John 5 will appear on the album, And Farfara has said that the album would include a […]

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Find out how much Children of Bodom, At The Drive-In, The Sword and more made on the road

Posted by on April 14, 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. Let’s take a look at what the past few months have been for all the touring bands who […]

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Photos: Megadeth, Suicidal Tendencies, Children of Bodom, Hollywood, CA, The Palladium, 2/28/16

Posted by on March 4, 2016

Thrash metal annihilators Megadeth eviscerated Southern California’s Hollywood Palladium, one of Sunset Boulevard’s mainstay midsize venues, on Sunday, February 28, 2016. Supporting the headliners were Suicidal Tendencies featuring Dave Lombardo on the kit and Finland’s melodic death metal heathens Children of Bodom invoking chaos to their legion of followers. Megadeth is currently on their trek […]

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Children of Bodom throw the Horns in new lyric video

Posted by on January 26, 2016

Things are about to get pretty busy for Children of Bodom. They’ll start their February off by playing the 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise from the 4th to the 8th. As soon as they get off that, they’ll be doing a short headlining tour from the 9th to the 19th, then joining up with Megadeth, […]

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