Nov 102017

Desert Rose Agency presents the second edition of Dark December Days this year with the following bands: Wind Rose (Dwarven metal from IT), Morgarten (Folk/Black metal from CH) and Trollort (Black/Troll/Folk metal from CH).

Here are the dates and locations: 8 Dec – Manoir Pub, St-Maurice, CH, 16 Dec – Comunita Giovanile, Busto Arisizio ITA, 22 Dec – Kreatief, Neckarsulm, DE, 23 Dec – Willemeen, Arnhem, NL  Continue reading »

Nov 022017

As a concert organization you do not have everything in your own hand. It’s very annoying, especially so short for time: but Brainstorm Festival just received the following message:

“We regret to inform you that Within Silence is not able to play Brainstorm Festival 2017. Due to a voice-sickness of lead vocalist Martin Klein the band has to cancel their performance on doctors advice. Martin worked really hard during the past week to get better as he and the band really wanted to make it work, but unfortunately the recovery didn’t go fast enough. Within Silence are very sorry about this, and hopes to return to The Netherlands during 2018 to present their new album ‘Return From The Shadows’ to you.

“The fact that losing Within Silence has consequences for our programming on Friday night may be clear. We are considering a suitable solution, knowing that the limited remaining time is not in our favor. We hope for your understanding for this. Continue reading »

Oct 272017

Next weekend (3 and 4 Nov) it’s finally time for Brainstorm Festival, this will be the tenth edition of this annual metal festival. As usual in Gigant in Apeldoorn (The Netherlands).

Headliners this year: Living Sacrifice (USA), Xandria (D) and Project 86 (USA). Additionally, you can find other bands as Dark Sarah (FIN), Death Therapy (USA), Wind Rose (ITA), Fleshkiller (NO/USA), Sleeping Romance (ITA), Within Silence (SK). And Dutch talent is not lacking, with Undawn and The Memory Remains, plus several extra shows (such as a gruntcompetiton) will take place in the theater of the festival. Time schedule can be found below.

The exposition this year is provided by Felipe Machado Franco. In 2010 he was also part of the festival. Felipe is responsible for the artwork of superb bands like Blind Guardian, Theocracy, Iced Earth and Sleeping Romance. So be sure to take a look at his work!

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Sep 232017

The first dates are here for the upcoming Symphonic Metal Nights Tour 2018. Symphonic Metal masters Serenity will be hitting the road on this stellar tour as headliner together with their label mates and very special guest Visions Of Atlantis.

Also included in this stellar line-up are Italian new talents Sleeping Romance, supported by Secret Rule and Evenmore each on selected dates.

The Symphonic Metal Nights Tour will head over Europe and on top and just in time for this forthcoming tour run, all bands will deliver brand new and highly anticipated studio albums. Stay tuned for fresh tunes, sweeping melodies, bombastic arrangements and stunning live performances.

Serenity said about the upcoming Symphonic Metal Nights Tour 2018: Continue reading »

Sep 202017

Nordic Mission in collaboration with Subscene is proud to be able to invite to Nordicfest-Kick-off now on Saturday Sept. 23th. in the capital! It will be a delicious dose of metal and hardcore from Danish Unseen Faith which is plateaktuelle and the Norwegian-Columbian band Sobre Todo Nombre. This day will be sale of nordicfest tickets and records and merch from Nordic Mission! Take the trip! (Facebook Event)

One month later (Oct. 27-28th) it’s time for the 12th edition of Nordic Fest, with a killer line-up: Fleshkiller (NO), Crimson Moonlight (SWE), Innerwish (GR), Death TherapyY (US), Flukt (NO), Eleos (NO), Freakings (SUI), Grøde (NO), Skald In Veum (…)

Sobre Todo Nombre is a metal-core band based in Kristiansand, Norway. The band originates in 2006, from Bogotá, Colombia but two years ago, the band moved to Kristiansand. The band has evolved from Hardcore and Progressive Metal rhythms. Continue reading »