ResistSpinefarm #ad - After 2 decades, within temptaTION is ready to break with the past. Following hydra in 2014, the 7th studio album `resist' is a distinctive metal record that takes inspiration from our modern & future society and casts it into arrangements & dark melodies like you've never heard before. Shrink-wrapped. Armed with 10 anthemic tracks that consist of heartfelt melodies, bombastic drums and heavy wobbles, but also flawless collaborations with famous singers Jacoby Shaddix Papa Roach and Anders Fid‚n In Flames.
Arcane Astral AeonsNapalm Records #ad - Danish producer legend jacob Hansen managed to harmonize Sirenia`s more soothing side with edgy metal sounds and delivers a perfectly balanced wild ride. The most compelling release so far courtesy of Morten Veland! Shrink-wrapped. Two years after dim days of dolor mastermind morten Veland presents the ninth Sirenia album: Arcane Astral Aeons once more reflects the Norwegian`s love for title alliterations and succeeds in infusing the darkest night with the brightest colors.
Shrink-wrapped. Who could resist a symphonic, unbridled opener like ‘in styx embrace‘? singer emmanuelle Zoldan`s ethereal mezzo-soprano voice connects all 11 varied and spirited compositions: the insanely melodic ‘Into The Night‘ impressively showcases her abilities and flows into the catchy ‘Love Like Cyanide‘ that`s not even afraid to employ a small handful of black metal trademarks.
MAXIMALISMSpinefarm #ad - The band deliver tracks that fully live up to the 'bigger, bolder' promise of the title. Amaranthe- Maximalism. Shrink-wrapped. It's is a hyper-modern, metallic beast produced by Jacob Hansen Volbeat. Shrink-wrapped. Amaranthe, the cutting edge outfit with the triple lead vocal attack, release MAXIMALISM on October 21.
Refusing to be pinned down by genre or convention, Amaranthe have consistently pursued the less-travelled path, blending sounds & styles to create a signature hybrid approach.
Black AnimaCentury Media #ad - Just as comalies, shallow life, black anima takes lacuna coil's greatness to the next-level! certainly, " "under the Surface, and Delirium were pivotal moments for the Italians and their global network of fans, fans will recognize Black Anima as Lacuna Coil but there's so much to discover in songs like "Layers of Time, " "Veneficium, " and "The End is All I Can See.
Expertly produced at brx studio in milan, engineered by Michele Adani and Marco Barusso, Italy by band producer/bassist Marco Coti-Zelati, and mastered by MarcoD'Agostino for 96KHZ. It mastering, black anima sounds massive yet is dynamic enough to capture s all of Lacuna Coil's beautifully dark subtleties.
Black Anima #ad - Lacuna coil's ninth full-length is epic, atmospheric, groovy, heavy yet forward-thinking. Hot off chart-smashing full-length delirium and ground-breaking, widely-applauded The 119 Show, Italy-based gothfathers Lacuna Coil return with stunning new full-length Black Anima. Both a paradigm shift and a respectful look back to the early days, Black Anima spreads its wings and flies high above the rest of the pack.
Shrink-wrapped. Amaranthe- Maximalism. We didn't really think about songs that would be for the radio or songs that would be singles. Her vocal partner andrea ferro has viciously transformed into a beast, while the rest of Lacuna Coil including new drummer Richard Meiz give the performance of their lifetimes.
Says ferro: "like Delirium, we wanted to be freer.
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Hunter's MoonNapalm Records #ad - Without a doubt: delain belong to the golden spear head of symphonic metal! After last year's release of their very first live album the Netherlanders present another live masterpiece – including four brand new studio tracks! Hunter's Moon consists of this fresh material, a live album and a live Blue-Ray disc.
Shrink-wrapped. Epic is no expression at all! Shrink-wrapped. The catchy title track hunter’s moon and the larger than life orchestral Masters of Destiny offer a haunting preview of what Delain is working on for their next studio album, due 2019. Shrink-wrapped. The majority of the live album features the deep tones of Nightwish’s Marco Hietala and includes heart rendering hits like Nothing Left, Your Body Is A Battleground and Control The Storm.
Hunter's Moon #ad - . The live portion of the release will take you on a cinematic journey to the Danse Macabre Tour in Utrecht’s Tivoli Vredenburg. Amaranthe- Maximalism. The band’s guitarists step to the forefront in composing two tracks exclusive to this release in This Silence Is Mine Timo Somers and Art Kills Merel Bechtold.
Heart Of The HurricaneNapalm Records B07D582JCR #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Beyond the black continue with their unerring sense of gripping melodies, rousing neck breaker riffs, epic keyboard passages, mixed up with pulverizing blast beats, and elaborately arranged strings and choral settings. Together, the huge mix of elf-like vocals and deep-set growls create a bombastic widescreen production - from the heart into the fingers or "from the heart into the vocal chords", as singer Jennifer says.
Where others still lose themselves in colorful descriptions, this band has already set its next course and is heading with full force right into the "Heart Of The Hurricane". Shrink-wrapped. Beyond the black - energetic, straight forward, uncompromising, symphonic metal. Shrink-wrapped. The title of the third album is metaphorically where beyond the black feel they are – and 2018 is going to be the year in which this charismatic outfit based around Jennifer Haben explores what they describe as ‘the stylistic limitations of extremes: where on the one hand the screws of hardness are tightened again by several turns; and on the other hand a previously unprecedented catchiness dominates the pieces’.
Heart Of The Hurricane #ad - . Amaranthe- Maximalism. From the atmospheric gloomy heaviness "through the mirror", the band spans the stylistic arc of their distinctive Metal-meets-Medieval sound "Scream For Me", "My God Is Dead", "Song For The Godless" to the bittersweet acoustic ballad "Breeze".
NorthwardNuclear Blast #ad - Shrink-wrapped. The style of music is not to be compared to the bands we know this duo from. Shrink-wrapped. In 2008 the two ‘strangers’ managed to write an entire album in no time. Amaranthe- Maximalism. Without opera, orchestra’s or progressive elements; back to basic in a mixture inspired by such talent as Skunk Anansie/Led Zeppelin and Foo Fighters.
Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. During the ‘all star jam’ at progpower usa in 2007, the first musical magic was performed on stage when then After Forever singer Floor Jansen and Pagan’s Mind guitarist Jørn Viggo Lofstad joined forces to do some cover songs. Shrink-wrapped. It can be described as melodic rock/hard rock music based on drums, bass, guitars and vocals.
MASSIVE ADDICTIVESpinefarm 30103910 #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Massive addictive' features some of the best Amaranthe material to date. Although already in possession of winning receipt, Amaranthe won't settle for resting on their laurels. Shrink-wrapped. But that's not to say that Amaranthe has forgotten where their fortes lie as always, song is king. But it's the whole that has improved.
Olof's surgical riffs and soaring solos, elize's ever more emotive singing, Morten's sturdy rhythmic backbone, Johan's booming low-frequency assault, Jake's melodic vocal outpour and the new screamer Henrik Englund Wilhelmsson all put together combine for an entirely new spectrum of nuances. Shrink-wrapped.
MASSIVE ADDICTIVE #ad - Amaranthe- Maximalism. As per the band's custom, 'massive addictive' was tracked at Hansen Studios in Ribe, Denmark with the sound sorcerer Jacob Hansen Volbeat, Epica etc. At the helm. Gothenburg's finest, AMARANTHE, have completed their third strike. Amaranthe- Massive Addictive. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.
In addition to the divine duality of pulsating beats and melodic pop choruses both of which we're accustomed to hear from them, rejuvenated Amaranthe now caters to us further advanced dynamics, a cornucopia of celestial choruses and of course, sheer melodic bliss.