Swedish symphonic metal quartet Tungsten have revealed a video for ‘On The Sea‘, the new single from their third album ‘Bliss‘, due for release 17th June via Arising Empire. ‘On The Sea‘ bears a strong sing-a-long chorus, as vocalist Mike Andersson explains: “I found it almost impossible to get rid of this song. It’s been playing over and over in my head for many sleepless […]

Swedish symphonic metal quartet Tungsten have revealed a video for ‘Bliss‘, the new single and title track from their third album, which is due for release 17th June via Arising Empire. The video was recorded and edited by guitarist Nick Johansson, who comments: “We already knew we wanted Volfram to be part of this video. Other than that I got some ideas from one of our band photos where we sit around an old black telephone, seemingly waiting for a call. This resulted in a concept for our video ‘Bliss‘ which turned out pretty cool. The stressful […]

Swedish symphonic metal quartet Tungsten have released their new riff-heavy single ‘March Along‘, taken from their third album, ‘Bliss‘, due for release 17th June via Arising Empire. Pre-order ‘Bliss‘: here On the new single, drummer Anders Johansson comments: “This song is one of my personal favourites, even though I love them all. The groove in ‘March Along‘ is really nice and creates an urge to headbang.” The quartet’s third offering is their heaviest and darkest […]

German modern metal outfit Venues have released a powerful and striking video for new single ‘Whydah Gally‘. The track is the fifth single from their forthcoming album ‘Solace‘, due for release on 27th August 2021 via Arising Empire. Once again, Venues worked with videographer Marius Milinski to create the music video for ‘Whydah Gally‘, continuing and finishing the story that began with previous singles ‘Rite Of Passage‘, ‘Shifting Colors‘,  ‘Uncaged Birds‘, ‘Mountains‘, and finally, ‘Whydah Gally‘. Vocalist Robin says: “‘Whydah Gally‘ was actually one of my favourite songs on Solace from the start! It’s full of power and takes you on a stormy journey from the first few […]

Newly signed Swedish modern metal four-piece Eyes Wide Open have released new single ‘Burn ‘Em‘ and details new album ‘Though Life and Death‘, out 12th November via Arising Empire. Stream here: https://EyesWideOpen.lnk.to/burnem ‘Through Life and Death‘ carries the torch from the Swedish melodic death metal scene, mixing it with modern sounds and new influences inspired by metalcore. […]

Swedish symphonic metal quartet Tungsten have released the lyric video of their track ‘Volfram’s Song‘, taken from their second album, ‘Tundra‘ (20th November, released via Arising Empire). Order Tundra: Here Following the success of their debut LP ‘We Will Rise‘ (September 2019), Tungsten continue their fine vein of form with ‘Tundra’ – epic, catchy, dark […]

Vicious Swedish metal queen SCARLET has released ‘Love Heroin‘, the fourth single taken from her forthcoming debut album, ‘Obey The Queen‘, out 13th November via Arising Empire. SCARLET commented: “’We love, we die’. Love is nothing but pain and survival. Once you have had the taste of love you will never again settle for anything less. That is an unresolved equation. You will live your life knowing that the taste of happiness is an illusion created by fools.” Pre-order SCARLET‘s debut album ‘Obey The Queen‘: Here ‘Obey The Queen‘ flawlessly exemplifies the complexity and duality of SCARLET‘s being. Her outer beauty and her inner chaos. Her kindness and her evil. […]

Swedish symphonic metal quartet TUNGSTEN return with their second album, ‘Tundra‘ (20th November, released via Arising Empire). Celebrating the news, the band have streamed their new single ‘King Of Shadows‘. Stream here: Here Pre-order ‘Tundra‘ here: Here Following the success of their debut LP ‘We Will Rise‘ (September 2019), TUNGSTEN continue their fine vein of form with ‘Tundra‘ – epic, catchy, dark metal. The band were formed in […]