ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 26.09.2020

Two weeks is up, you know what that means? Time to update the playlist and there are some belters. Album releases come from South Of Salem, Finntroll and Kataklysm so there are songs from those albums on the list. There have been a lot of single releases in these last two weeks. These come from … Continue reading ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 26.09.2020

ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 15.08.2020

On Monday, I come back after taking a couple of weeks from the website. It has been a great time to recharge the batteries and take a step back to properly look at the site. My coming back gift to you is the latest edition of the Rock Out Stand Out Playlist. These two weeks … Continue reading ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 15.08.2020

NEWS: AMARANTHE – Finish New Studio Album & Announce Release Date

AMARANTHE have just finished the studio recordings for their new masterpiece! The sixth studio album from the Swedish modern metal heroes will be released on August 28th, which the band revealed in a digital press conference at the weekend. The band states: "Our sixth album is now completely DONE! On Sunday, a few select members of the press and music industry professionals … Continue reading NEWS: AMARANTHE – Finish New Studio Album & Announce Release Date

NEWS: BEYOND THE BLACK – Releases New Single and Lyric Video for ‘Wounded Healer’ feat. Elize Ryd (Amaranthe)

Photo Credit: Chris Heidrich The raw energy of two metal queens merges with the sophistication of a vigorous new arrangement! Melodic metal quintet BEYOND THE BLACK, fronted by exceptional singer Jennifer Haben, present their sonorous third single, “Wounded Healer“ featuring Elize Ryd (AMARANTHE), off their upcoming album, Hørizøns, to be released via Napalm Records on June 19th, 2020.  … Continue reading NEWS: BEYOND THE BLACK – Releases New Single and Lyric Video for ‘Wounded Healer’ feat. Elize Ryd (Amaranthe)

NEWS: AMARANTHE – Enter the studio in Denmark to record new album

Sweden's finest modern metal heroes AMARANTHE have entered the studio in Denmark to start working on the recording of their new album - just one hour before the Danish borders were closed! The band, now in quarantine, states: "By now, some of you know that we will start the recording of our new album today, Monday 16th March. It … Continue reading NEWS: AMARANTHE – Enter the studio in Denmark to record new album

Top 10 Singles 2018: 5 – 2

So you have seen the first half of my top ten singles, before I reveal my number one song here is the second half of my top ten singles of 2018. 5. Amaranthe – Countdown For years I have admired AMARANTHE. Their unique fusion of electro pop and metal has ensured some solid material and … Continue reading Top 10 Singles 2018: 5 – 2

‘In my opinion I find it so hilarious; we are actually causing a controversial with “That Song”. ‘

AMARANTHE are a musical evolution within the community and in the short space of five years since releasing their first album their fan base has grown and becoming the hot topic of conversation. They have a new studio album due to be released and a tour with SONIC SYNDICATE coming up. I caught bassist Johan Andreassen for … Continue reading ‘In my opinion I find it so hilarious; we are actually causing a controversial with “That Song”. ‘

Album Review: Amaranthe – Maximalism

Ever since the release of their debut album in 2011 Swedish/Danish Melodic Death Metal troupe AMARANTHE have wowed audiences with their unique infusion of Techno Pop and Heavy Metal. They are set to release their fourth studio album ‘Maximalism’ later this month and after several listens it’s safe to say fans won’t be disappointed. The beautiful thing about … Continue reading Album Review: Amaranthe – Maximalism