Tag: Gothenburg Sound

Dec 09

Mikael Stanne of Dark Tranquillity discussed Atoma, touring and beer.

Dark Tranquillity just finished a North American tour supporting their new album Atoma, which was released at the beginning of November. Last Saturday they stopped by Mesa, AZ and played an intense show at Club Red. Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Dec 06

Dark Tranquillity/Swallow The Sun/Enforcer/Starkill at Club Red Mesa, AZ (12/03/16)

After two years of absence, Dark Tranquillity found its way back to the Arizona desert as part of one largest tour they have done in North America. This time around they came with a diverse package that saw Club Red get a good size audience for a Saturday night show. Swallow The Sun, Enforcer and …

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Dec 12

The Swedish Connection: A Conversation with Niclas Engels of In Flames

Swedish melodic death metal pioneers In Flames had transformed their sound since the release of Lunar Strain (1994) time and time again, and for some reason every time they released an album they had encountered some sort of critical resistance. Like, there was some sort of ‘critical In Flames task force‘ among their fans in charge of criticized …

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May 31

Dark Tranquillity – Construct (2013)

   Being a band for more than 20 years can a most frustrating thing but it’s even more when that band is one of the pioneering acts in the Melodic Death Metal realm like Dark Tranquillity. Nine albums under their belt they are back again in 2013 for their newest offering Construct. With Construct Dark …

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Nov 06

Daniel Svensson of In Flames checked in with The Age Of Metal

Swedish melodic death metal powerhouse In Flames is now touring North America with Lamb Of God, Hatebreed and Sylosis. After completing a successful headlining tour at the beginning of the year supporting their latest album Sounds Of A Playground Fading, and playing in some of the big European festivals over the summer, this time around In …

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Oct 22

Dark Tranquillity – Zero Distance EP (2012)

Dark Tranquillity is one of the pioneers of what today we know as Melodic Death Metal, you know that movement from Gothenburg, Sweden that emerged in the early 90’s with bands like At The Gates, In Flames and of course Dark Tranquillity. Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Sep 26

Interview with Ville Friman guitar player of Insomnium

With more than 14 years of experience and 4th full studio albums recorded, Insomnium is one of the flag bearers of the melodic death metal scene, and  after the success of their last album Across The Dark in 2009. The band returns with a new album One For Sorrow, a more melancholic and melodic album …

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Jun 19

In Flames – Sounds Of A Playground Fading (2011)

The masters of Swedish melodic death metal In Flames returned, with a new album Sounds Of A Playground Fading, with a retrospective style that reminds the sound used in Clayman (2000) their 5th studio album. Of course with some changes in sound and the use of electronic elements in a higher scale. is also important …

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Jun 08

Arch Enemy – Khaos Legions (2011)

Gothenburg Melodic metallers Arch Enemy returned after two years of absence with Khaos Legions, an album that like its name show, is a revolution call against the system and the order already established, without the need to carry a political message, Arch Enemy under the lead of the beautiful but strong Angela Grossow and the …

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