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Metal By Numbers 3/30: The sales are alive

Posted by on March 30, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Every week I check out what albums are scheduled for release in the coming months and it always gets me giddy (the absence of a new Tool album notwithstanding). Things look pretty stacked from […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/23: A killer debut

Posted by on March 23, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. As you may have already heard, the monster debut for this week is Killswitch Engage, who continue the trend of keeping metal high up the charts in the early months of 2016. Good thing […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/17: High hopes on the charts

Posted by on March 17, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. This week’s list of debuts isn’t as much of a heavy hitter as last week, but what do you expect when a Big Four album comes out? We’ll get another big one next week, […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/9: The charted again shall be king

Posted by on March 9, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Within the past six months, three-fourths of the Big Thrash Four have released new albums, all of which had their own buzz surrounding them. Slayer’s latest was their first without the late Jeff Hanneman, […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/2: Can you dig it?

Posted by on March 2, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. The death of a band member is a terrible thing, and on this week’s MBN we have two bands who suffered through such a trial, those being After The Burial and Last In Line. […]

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New & Noteworthy, February 19th – Anti-Pattern

Posted by on February 19, 2016

Well, my hopes from last week have not come to pass yet. The weather is still pretty dismal up in my neck of the woods, and the release calendar is still a bit slow. However, as we draw closer to March, my hopes remain high that we’ll get improvements in the weather and an increase […]

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Video premiere: Phantasma, “Miserable Me”

Posted by on November 19, 2015

The symphonic majesty of Delain has gained the band countless fans around the world, much of it due to the voice of Charlotte Wessels. Georg Neuhauser, vocalist of fellow symphonic metal band Serenity and Oliver Philipps of Everon have teamed up with her for Phantasma. Not only is  The Deviant Hearts a concept album with multiple guests, […]

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[Updated] Iced Earth, Dragonforce, and more announced for 70,000 Tons of Metal

Posted by on June 25, 2015

Yesterday the heavy metal cruise ship festival 70,000 of Metal has begun announcing their 2016 line-up, starting with a personal favorite of mine, Iced Earth. Each hour since, another band has been announced, with Lacuna Coil and Fleshgod Apocalypse being the next two followed by Dragonforce, Delain, and At the Gates. The most recent (as […]

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Review: Nightwish and Sabaton at the Agora Theater in Cleveland, OH

Posted by on April 21, 2015

Finnish Symphonic metal giants Nightwish are currently on a US tour in support of their newest album Endless Forms Most Beautiful. The tour features Sweden’s Sabaton and Delain from the Netherlands. The April 17th show at the Agora was sold out, as are many of the other shows on the tour (for very good reason […]

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Interview: Delain’s Charlotte Wessels talks about a year on tour and new music

Posted by on April 17, 2015

Delain is currently on the road with Nightwish and Sabaton, continuing to support their breakout fourth album The Human Contradiction. We’ve had the chance to speak with singer Charlotte Wessels a couple of times in the past, and she graciously joined us again on the first night of the tour, at the Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan, […]

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