Tag Archives: The Crown

Metal By Numbers 3/28: Stone Temple Pilots soar to the top 10; Nihil annihilates

Posted by on March 28, 2018

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. I haven’t listened to much of Stone Temple Pilots, but man this band has been through a lot. A band moving forward following the death of a frontman is a sad yet familiar story, […]

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The Crown premiere new song “We Avenge!”

Posted by on March 6, 2018

The Crown’s upcoming album Cobra Speed Venom will be released next Friday (16th) via Metal Blade Records. Today (6th), these Swedish death metal giants have unveiled another taste, by premiering the third single track, “We Avenge!” The group commented about the new album: “We are really looking forward to finally be able to show our […]

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The Crown announces new album, ‘Cobra Speed Venom’ and releases video

Posted by on January 8, 2018

Swedish death metal band, The Crown have announced their return via their tenth record, Cobra Speed Venom. The band plans to release the album through Metal Blade Records on March 16th. The band spent most of 2017 focusing and rehearsing 13 songs before jumping in the studio. The record was recorded at Studio Fredman and produced by the […]

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New & Noteworthy, January 13th – Born Anew

Posted by on January 13, 2015

Restarting the year in music is normally a slow process, but metal is jumping out the gate faster than most other genres. This week sees a pretty good mix of established groups and new talent, led by a band that leaped into prominence early in their career and has never let go. This hot new […]

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The Crown recapture the death n roll crown with Headhunter

Posted by on October 27, 2014

It’s been awhile, four years in fact, since Sweden’s The Crown have released an album. Since then, the band’s undergone a handful of lineup changes. Vocalist Johan Lindstrand has returned to the fold, but the Swedes have lost guitarist Marcus Sunesson and drimmer Janne Saarenpaa. With Death is Not Dead, the band’s eighth album. coming in […]

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Birmingham Venue that booked first ever Black Sabbath show, The Crown, to close

Posted by on June 20, 2014

The iconic Birmingham, England venue The Crown is being sold to Japanese developers for a rumored £1.2 million. Although it may look like any ordinary small venue, The Crown was a stepping stone for such bands like early Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath. By stepping stone, I mean that this was where the first ever […]

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Headbangers’ Brawl 3/2: Let’s Show Some Love For The Replacements

Posted by on March 2, 2012

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s contributors take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. During the Monsters Of Rock-The Voyage cruise last weekend, John Corabi performed acoustic renditions of songs recorded during his time in Motley Crue. Right […]

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New & Noteworthy, October 12th – Left Hand Path

Posted by on October 12, 2010

Aside from debating about what bands are better than others and why, no topic is quite as inflammatory among metalheads as organized religion. Some embrace it, others despise it, and plenty are ambivalent about it. 2010 has been a fairly even year in terms of releases on either side of the divide. The Christian metal […]

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The Crown Sign With Century Media

Posted by on July 2, 2010

Reunited Swedish death metal band The Crown has signed a new recording deal with Century Media Records. Their new album Doomsday King will be released in September.

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