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Kvelertak: Moving Forward By Looking Back

Kvelertak is one of the most distinctive heavy bands of this century. After developing an instantly recognizable sound, they face the unenviable task of changing. Metal As Fuck catch up with vocalist Erlend Hjelvik to talk about those changes and the new album.

Let me take you back to a far off time, June 2010, when Kvelertak seemed primed to take over the world.

Joel Stroetzel on the new Killswitch Engage album and tour

Positivity personified...

Joel Stroetzel is chilling on his couch at home. He’s enjoying it while he can because next week everything goes mental for Killswitch Engage.

King Diamond announces Abigail In Concert 2015 tour with support from Exodus

C'mon King bring it down under son!

King Diamond will be back on tour soon for an extra special event for fans - one not to be missed.

Marc Hudson from DragonForce; a charming man!

"I can’t be the guy who gets drunk and drinks all the Jagermeister..." Yes, yes you can.

Seeing as I wasn’t granted a press pass for this year’s Soundwave, I ponder why I’m interviewing Marc Hudson from power-metallers DragonForce – th

Slipknot - .5: The Gray Chapter (Roadrunner)

Massive.
Release Date: 
20 Oct 2014 - 11:30pm

Since the untimely death of bassist Paul Gray in 2010 – hence the name of this, Slipknot’s fifth studio full-lengther – a miasma of rumour  and debate has sur

Trivium's Paolo Gregoletto: Nothing Trivial

"You can’t rest and just accept one great album; you have to keep climbing"

Trivium came out of nowhere, and its massive appetite followed.

Opeth - Pale Communion (Roadrunner)

Mikael Akerfeldt's progressive Swedes go the whole hog this time out...
Release Date: 
25 Aug 2014 - 11:30pm

If you’re still with Opeth after the great death/prog schism that was the band’s previous album Heritage, then you’ll absolutely lap up what they’ve presented on new platt

De La Tierra: Explosive Debut Album Primed for January Release!

A new South American supergroup is born...

Roadrunner Records and Warner Music Latina have announced the eagerly anticipated debut album from Latin metal group, De La Tierra.

Nightwish - Showtime, Storytime (Roadrunner)

Bombast, pomp, plus a side of cheese...
Release Date: 
29 Nov 2013 (All day)

So (mainly) Finnish act Nightwish tick off another milestone in their path to the top table of the metal pantheon: The Double Live Album.

Trivium's Paulo Gregoletto: 'Vengeance Falls is the Culmination of Everything We've Been Striving Towards"...

Trivium have released the album of their career to date in Vengeance Falls. Paulo Gregoletto tells us a little about it's conception and execution.

After a seeming eternity of having my ears skewered by muzak as I stand in the early Spring Canberra sunshine, the line goes dead. Marvellous.