Nuclear Blast has issued that the Finnish metal superstars CHILDREN OF BODOM have stormed the German media control charts with their new masterpiece, »Halo Of Blood«. »Halo Of Blood« hit the charts on position #18 in its first week. Congratulation, boys!
The band commented:
“Thanks Germany for this! We are very happy to hear this and to see people supporting. Metal is alive! Thank you!
Looking forward to Metalfest Loreley. We’ll surely celebrate with some nice German beers!”
CHILDREN OF BODOM will not only play the German exclusive festival show at METALFEST Loreley (June 20. – 22.) but also do an exclusive signing session. There you are able to grab a free and limited CHILDREN OF BODOM poster (while stock lasts), so be there!
Confirmed signing times:
Metalfest Loreley: June 20, 2013
Signing Session : 19:00 – 19:45 h
Stage time: 22:45 – 0:00 h
Get your Metalfest ticket here: http://de.metalfest.eu/shop/
Day and Festival Tickets will also be available at the local Box Office!
GET ALBUM AT:
Nuclear Blast: : http://smarturl.it/COBHalo
Check out the “Transference” video clip:
COB have already released the title track of “Halo Of Blood”. “That could be my favorite Bodom-Song ever”, Mastermind Alexi stated.
Check it out here:
Swedish metallers ENGEL has issued the following:
Friday 18th of May, we will be at Mediamarkt Bäckebol here in Gothenburg to sign our new release Blood Of Saints!
As you all know we have a big releaseparty On Sticky Fingers the same night. This will be epic. SO MAKE SURE that you are on Media Markt Bäckebol Friday the 18th of May at 17:30! Address: Transportgatan 1, Gothenburg, Sweden.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/103429739793727
ENGEL has recently released the video for new song “Question Your Place”, you can watch it here below.
ENGEL is confirmed for this years METALTOWN Festival in Gothenburg! The festival takes place at Göteborg’s Galopp on June 15-16, and ENGEL is confirmed for the 15. ENGEL is also confirmed for a tour with fellow Gothenburgers DEAD BY APRIL! The tour kicks off on May 21 in Berlin. For more info regarding all these shows and to get your tickets, head to the Gigs section!
ENGEL Store is up and Running! Follow the link to go get your ENGEL stuff!
OPETH and MASTODON will take part in a rare joint in-store signing session on Record Store Day — Saturday, April 21 — at Disc Go Round in Corpus Christi, Texas between 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.
Timing will be limited and the store will be handing out wristbands with purchase of any OPETH records to get priority access.
Disc Go Round
5734 Mcardle Rd. Ste. A
Corpus Christi, TX 78412
For more information, go to this location.
As previously reported, MASTODON will release a split seven-inch single with Canadian singer-songwriter Feist to celebrate Record Store Day on April 21. This very exclusive and highly anticipated pressing features MASTODON covering the Feist song “A Commotion”, while Feist covers MASTODON‘s “Black Tongue”.
About Record Store Day: Record Store Day is managed by the Music Monitor Network and is organized in partnership with the Alliance Of Independent Media Stores (AIMS), the Coalition Of Independent Music Stores (CIMS) and celebrates the culture of independent record stores by playing host to in-store events/performances, signings and special product releases on a global scale.
Record Store Day takes place annually on the third Saturday of April. Source: Blabbermouth.net
Swedish metallers IN FLAMES will take part in two signing sessions in Sweden in June:
June 14 at 9:00 p.m.
June 15 at 4:30 p.m.
IN FLAMES‘ new album, “Sounds Of A Playground Fading”, will be released via Century Media Records on the following dates:
Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Norway: Friday, June 17
Finland, Hungary: Wednesday, June 22
Spain, Italy: Tuesday, June 21
Rest Of Europe: Monday, June 20
North America: Tuesday, June 21
Australia, New Zealand: Friday, June 24
Finnish metallers CHILDREN OF BODOM have announced an exclusive signing session at FOPP in Nottingham, England on April 7 , the day of their headline show at Nottingham Rock City — one of seven U.K. dates on the groups’s “Ugly World Tour 2011”. The five — led into action by guitar star Alexi Laiho — will be signing copies of their new single, “Roundtrip To Hell And Back” / “Party All The Time”, which will be on sale in seven-inch vinyl form only at this shop on this day.
Details of the signing session are as follows:
Thursday, April 7 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. (signing only – no ticket required), FOPP Nottingham – The Frontage, Queen Street, Nottingham, NG1 2BL. Tel: 0115 934 9910