Tag Archives: Katatonia

Katatonia drop new single “Behind the Blood”

Posted by on March 19, 2020

Now is definitely the time for new Katatonia music! These Swedish progressive/doom metal masters have unleashed a video for their new single “Behind the Blood.” The track is taken from the group’s new album, City Burials, which is scheduled to arrive on April 24th via Peaceville Records.   Vocalist Jonas Renkse comments: “’Behind the Blood’ […]

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Prognosis & Dark Easter postponed; Hell & Heaven Fest still on as bands drop out

Posted by on March 12, 2020

  This year’s Prognosis festival in the Netherlands, which was scheduled to take place on March 20th & 21st has been postponed. Artists included Enslaved, Anathema, Katanoia and more were scheduled to be part of the event.  Organizers issued the following statement: “Our government has decided to cancel all events in The Netherlands (where there […]

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Danzig, Mercyful Fate and Emperor to headline 2020 Psycho Las Vegas; tickets on sale now

Posted by on January 30, 2020

The full lineup is here for 2020 Psycho Las Vegas. The three day festival will be held on August 14-16th at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. This marks the second year in a row at the resort and overall fifth consecutive year. This unique event will take over the entire resort including four stages: […]

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Katatonia unveil new single “Lacquer,” new album arriving in April

Posted by on January 30, 2020

YES! The time has finally arrived for a new Katatonia album, City Burials. The follow-up to 2016’s The Fall of Hearts is scheduled to arrive on April 24th via Peaceville Records. To celebrate their latest offering, the group has unleashed the first single, “Lacquer.” The record showcases the Swedish depressive metal giants’ next chapter as […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 30 Albums to (hopefully) look forward to in 2020

Posted by on January 8, 2020

  While some of these bands already have a release date set, we went ahead in hopes of seeing new albums from the following twenty-seven artists will arrive before the year ends.    30) The Night Flight Orchestra   It’s official! The Night Flight Orchestra will release their new album Aeromantic on February 28th via […]

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Five studio updates we heard this week 1/2/20

Posted by on January 2, 2020

We’ve officially entered not only a new year but a brand new decade. It feels like it was just yesterday when Periphery released their debut album and now, the group’s latest effort IV: Hail Stan has landed on quite a few of our year-end lists. While we’ve reflected on our favorite records of the last […]

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Katatonia have returned to celebrate 10 years of ‘Night is the New Day’

Posted by on February 20, 2019

Katatonia have returned! The group has announced that they’ve decided to come back after nearly fifteen months to celebrate 2009’s Night is the New Day. While it has been twenty years since 1999’s Tonight’s Decision, the band has decided to commemorate their overall epic eighth effort as they booked six European shows for the special […]

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Katatonia cancels European tour, goes on “short-term” hiatus

Posted by on December 15, 2017

Katatonia recently had to reschedule their Baltics and Russian tour dates in the wake of a sudden personal medical situation resulting in guitarist Roger Öjersson’s hospitalization due to an extensive back injury. Their shows were pushed to Feb/March. Following these dates, the group decided it’s time to re-evaluate the band and to go on a […]

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Record Store Day 2017 Metal and Hard Rock Preview

Posted by on April 19, 2017

The tenth annual Record Store Day is fast approaching! This Saturday, record stores nationwide will be releasing some great new records to add to your vastly growing music collection. It’s a long list of new limited edition releases, but let’s check out what they have to offer for Heavy Metal & Hard Rock. New to […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/29: Obituary have a dead on debut

Posted by on March 29, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Oh, hello. Missed you all last week. But we’re back with MBN where some things have change, some are the same. For example, Metallica are still in the top ten with Korn and Skillet […]

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