Amorphis and Soilwork announce co-headlining 2019 tour

Finnish melancholic progressive metallers AMORPHIS released their enormously successful new album Queen Of Time, on May 18th, 2018 through Nuclear Blast. To present their new hymns live on stage, the band is pleased to announce that they will join forces with visionary Swedish metallers SOILWORK for a European co-headline run in early 2019. The band is currently working hard on the … Continue reading “Amorphis and Soilwork announce co-headlining 2019 tour”

Soilwork releases studio update

Swedish visionary metallers SOILWORK are currently in the studio, recording their 11th album, the follow-up to 2015’s critically acclaimed The Ride Majestic. Singer Björn “Speed” Strid previously stated:“On this new album we have gone back to classic heavy metal basics but with a twist of our own legacy of sound, with soaring melancholic melodies at a sometimes furious tempo and … Continue reading “Soilwork releases studio update”

Soilwork begin work on new album!

Swedish visionary metallers SOILWORK have entered Nordic Sound Lab studios in Skara, Sweden, to begin recording their 11th album and follow-up to 2015’s critically acclaimed ‘The Ride Majestic‘. The album will be the first to feature new drummer Bastian Thusgaard (THE ARCANE ORDER, DAWN OF DEMISE). Thusgaard replaced longtime drummer Dirk Verbeuren in 2016, who left the band to join MEGADETH. Thusgaard comments: “I’m so proud of my achievements on … Continue reading “Soilwork begin work on new album!”

Divinity to release The Immortalist this month

Canadian progressive death metal band Divinity have their next offering for the metal gods in their new album The Immortalist, a culmination of five years of hard work and dedication to their craft. The album features 12 tracks that include their two previous EP releases The Immortalist, Pt. 1 – Awestruck and The Immortalist, Pt. 2 –Momentum with their third EP The … Continue reading “Divinity to release The Immortalist this month”

Soilwork announces permanent drummer!

Visionary Swedish musicians SOILWORK are very pleased to officially announce the inclusion of their now permanent drummer, 25-year-old Bastian Thusgaard. Thusgaard has been blazing the kit for the band for the past 10 months, but will make his official debut as a permanent member of the band at their upcoming summer festival performances. See below … Continue reading “Soilwork announces permanent drummer!”

Soilwork releases info for Death Resonance album

Swedish metal band Soilwork have announced an album of rarities. The album is called, Death Resonance and is due to be released on August 19th via Nuclear Blast Records. Björn ‘Speed’ Strid: “The cover for ‘Death Resonance’ is made by Mircea Eftemie and in many ways he has managed to capture what we went through … Continue reading “Soilwork releases info for Death Resonance album”

Powerwolf and Soilwork added to Rockharz Open Air

German power metal band Powerwolf and Swedish melodic death metal band Soilwork have both been added to the bill for the 2016 of the Rockharz Open Air festival. Also confirmed to appear is Suicidal Angels, Spiritual Beggars and Heldmaschine. The full list of bands confirmed for the Rockharz festival is as follows; Annihilator ASP Avantasia … Continue reading “Powerwolf and Soilwork added to Rockharz Open Air”