Tag Archives: Sabaton

Sabaton reveal title and artwork for new album

Posted by on April 2, 2019

Sweden’s power metal war historians Sabaton have unveiled the title and artwork for their upcoming ninth full length album. The work is entitled The Great War and is due to be released on July 19th worldwide through Nuclear Blast Records. The Great War is a concept album based on stories of The First World War. The record’s release […]

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Sabaton launching ‘Sabaton History Channel’ in February

Posted by on January 8, 2019

Sabaton have major plans this year and this surpasses another successful scheduled run for Sabaton Open Air. These Swedish power metal historians are not only aiming to release a follow-up to 2016’s The Last Stand, they are launching a brand new project: Sabaton History Channel! The band will be teaming up with their friend Indy […]

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Slipknot, Rob Zombie, Sabaton, Behemoth etc.. set for Knotfest Meets Hellfest 2019

Posted by on December 4, 2018

2019’s Hellfest is already fully stacked with a killer lineup including Slayer’s final French show. The festival is scheduled to kick off on June 21st and will run through June 23rd in Clisson France. However, there’s always room for more. Knotfest will be joining the fun as the festival will be held exclusively on June […]

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First wave of bands revealed for 2019’s Wacken Open Air Festival

Posted by on August 6, 2018

Wacken Open Air festival just ended this past Saturday (4th) and today (6th), over 50,000 tickets have been sold for next year. 2019 will mark the festival’s thirtieth anniversary as the event is scheduled to return on August 1st through 3rd. Eleven bands have been confirmed thus far, including celebrating 20 years of Sabaton. Check […]

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Sabaton and Kreator to tour North America this winter

Posted by on October 30, 2017

  Sabaton and Kreator, two of the strongest bands in the metal scene today, have teamed up for a killer North American tour. The 24 date tour spans through February and March and hits major cities like Los Angeles, Montreal and Philadelphia. General admission tickets go on sale on Friday, November 3 at 10:00 a.m. […]

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Sabaton teams up with ‘World of Tanks’ for new “Primo Victoria” video

Posted by on August 16, 2017

Sabaton just kicked off their tenth annual Sabaton Open Air festival and to celebrate this milestone, they released a video for the classic song, “Primo Victoria,” taken from 2005’s Primo Victoria. One would most likely expect to see a video taken from a track from their latest effort The Last Stand, which was released in […]

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Photos/Review: Hellfest 2017 was One Hell of a Ride

Posted by on June 26, 2017

As promised, Hellfest 2017 was “One Hell of a Ride” For three day; over 120 bands took over the small town of Clisson, France.  Proving that Hellfest is quite possibly the greatest metal festival around today, dare I even say Ever! “Are you ready for some awkward Canadian prog metal?!?!” –Devin Townsend The opening day […]

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Interview: Sabaton bassist Pär Sundström talks tour and Sabaton Open Air

Posted by on April 25, 2017

At this point, it is safe to say Swedish power metallers Sabaton are one of a kind. We can only assume many wish they were their world history teachers. Just think about it, combining music and education could be a better learning tactic. No one goes to a show expecting to have a history lesson […]

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Sabaton brings the tank to NYC with Leaves’ Eyes and Battle Beast

Posted by on April 24, 2017

Over the past five years, Swedish power metallers Sabaton toured North America a handful of times as openers. They supported bands including Amon Amarth, Nightwish, and most recently Trivium. However, out in Europe, they frequently headline, have their own 4-day Sabaton Open Air Festival and a full cruise experience. They are a unique act to […]

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Nightwish vocalist and Sabaton drummer welcome baby Freja

Posted by on March 17, 2017

Nightwish vocalist Floor Jansen and Sabaton drummer Hannes Van Dahl welcomed their first child, Freja on March 15. While Nightwish are taking an obvious break on the road, Van Dahl is sitting out for the remainder of Sabaton’s European dates  to spend time with his new family. Filling in for him for the Europe dates […]

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