Amon Amarth’s “The Crusher” & “Versus The World” To Be Reissued On Vinyl

Amon Amarth‘s “The Crusher” and “Versus The World” are set to be reissued on vinyl via Metal Blade. Those will be available on May 19 and you can see the various North American and European options below.

“The Crusher” LP reissue:

North America:

– 180g black vinyl
– clear vinyl (limited to 200 copies)
– yellow vinyl (limited to 200 copies)
– clay-brown-black-marbled vinyl (limited to 100 copies)


– 180g black vinyl
– orange-brown-marbled vinyl (limited to 500 copies)
– red-orange-marbled vinyl (limited to 300 copies – EMP-exclusive)
– “flame”-splattered vinyl (limited to 200 copies – Euro eBay-exclusive)

“Versus The World” LP reissue:

North America:

– 180g black vinyl
– clear vinyl (limited to 200 copies)
– orange vinyl (limited to 200 copies)
– orange-brown-black-marbled vinyl (limited to 100 copies)


Versus The World “Originals Series” LP reissue
– 180g black vinyl
– orange-red-marbled vinyl (limited to 500 copies)
– deep-violet-black-marbled vinyl (limited to 300 copies – EMP-exclusive)
– “flame”-splattered vinyl (limited to 200 copies – Euro eBay-exclusive)

Amon Amarth Announce 2017 U.S. Tour With Goatwhore

Amon Amarth have announced a U.S. headlining tour. The band will also be joined by special guests Goatwhore.


Tour Dates:

04/30 Jacksonville, FL – Welcome To Rockville (Amon Amarth only)
05/01 Pensacola, FL – Vinyl
05/02 Baton Rouge, LA – Varsity Theatre
05/04 Memphis, TN – New Daisy Theatre
05/05 Charlotte, NC – Carolina Rebellion (Amon Amarth only)
05/06 Richmond, VA – The National
05/08 Philadelphia, PA – TLA
05/09 New Haven, CT – College Street Music Hall
05/10 Huntington, NY – The Paramount
05/12 Grand Rapids, MI – 20 Monroe Live
05/13 Chicago, IL – Dark Lord Day (Amon Amarth only)
05/14 Somerset, WI – Northern Invasion (Amon Amarth only)
05/16 Wichita, KS – The Cotillion
05/17 Boulder, CO – Boulder Theatre
05/19 Columbia, MO – The Blue Note
05/20 Louisville, KY – Mercury Ballroom
05/21 Columbus, OH – Rock On The Range (Amon Amarth only)

Amon Amarth, Dark Tranquillity, & Omnium Gatherum Announce 2017 European Tour

Amon Amarth, Dark Tranquillity, and Omnium Gatherum have announced a European tour together. Check out the dates below.


Tour Dates:

03/23 Utrecht, NET – Tivoli
03/24 Erfurt, GER – Thuringenhalle
03/25 Cologne, GER – Palladium
03/26 Ravensburg, GER – Oberschwabenclub
03/27 Pratteln, SWI – Z7
03/28 TBA, ITA – TBA (Dark Tranquillity only)
03/29 Bologna, ITA – Estragon
03/30 Innsbruck, AUT – Music Hall
03/31 Vienna, AUT – Szene Wien (Dark Tranquillity only)
03/31 Nassfeld, AUT – Full Metal Mountain Festival (Amon Amarth only)
04/01 Linz, AUT – Posthof
04/02 Graz, AUT – Orpheum
04/03 Nurnberg, GER – Hirsch (Dark Tranquillity only)
04/04 Saarbrucken, GER – Saarlandhalle
04/05 Besancon, FRA – La Rodia
04/06 Marseille, FRA – Le Cabaret Aleatoire
04/07 Bordeaux, FRA – Le Rocher de Palmer
04/08 Toulouse, FRA – Le Bikini
04/09 Barcelona, SPA – Razzmatazz 2 (Dark Tranquillity only)
04/10 Malaga, SPA – Paris 15
04/11 Burgos, SPA – Hangar
04/12 Zaragoza, SPA – Teatro de las Esquinas
04/14 Caen, FRA – Le Cargo
04/15 Nancy, FRA – L’Autre Canal
04/16 Vosselaar, BEL – Biebob (Dark Tranquillity only)

Amon Amarth Officially Welcome Jocke Wallgren To The Band

Amon Amarth have officially welcomed drummer Jocke Wallgren to the band. You can read what the band had to say about his addition below.


“The Gods smile on Jocke Wallgren today.

Amon Amarth is pleased to announce that Jocke Wallgren is the new permanent band drummer. Jocke has been playing with Amon Amarth for all shows on the current “Jomsviking” world tour.

Amon Amarth comments, “We are happy to have Jocke with us as a permanent band member. He has done a great job for us on the current world tour, bringing excellent drumming with a positive attitude and great personality, something that will definitely benefit Amon Amarth for years to come.”

Says Jocke, “I’m super excited to jump aboard the unstoppable Amon Amarth longship! My predecessors have inspired me greatly throughout the years and I will do my best to honor the legacy that is Amon Amarth.”

Congrats Jocke!!!”

Amon Amarth Announce More 2016 European Dates

Amon Amarth have added more dates to their European tour. You can see their updated schedule below.


Tour Dates:

10/28 Oberhausen, GER – Turbinenhalle
10/29 Hamburg, GER – Alsterdorfer Sporthalle
10/30 Brussels, BEL – Forest National
10/31 Manchester, UK – Academy (with Testament and Grand Magus)
11/01 Glasgow, UK – O2 ABC (with Testament and Grand Magus)
11/02 Dublin, IRE – Vicar Street (with Testament and Grand Magus)
11/04 London, UK – Roundhouse (with Testament and Grand Magus)
11/05 Birmingham, UK – O2 Academy (with Testament and Grand Magus)
11/06 Tilburg, NET – 013
11/10 Porto, POR – Coliseu do Porto
11/17 Offenbach, GER – Stadthalle
11/18 Ludwigsburg, GER – MHP Arena
11/19 Munich, GER – Zenith
11/26 Geiselwind, GER – Eventhall
11/28 Bratislava, SLO – Refinery Gallery
11/29 Zagreb, CRO – Tvornica
12/01 Athens, GRE – Piraeus 117 Academy
12/02 Thessaloniki, GRE – Fix Factory Of Sound
12/03 Sofia, BUL – Hristo Botev Hall
12/04 Bucharest, ROM – Arenele Romane
12/07 Krakow, POL – Kwadrat
12/08 Gdansk, POL – Klub B90
12/09 Warsaw, POL – Progresja
12/10 Vilnius, LIT – Loftas
12/12 Tallinn, EST – Rock Cafe