Hevisaurus Recruit Megadeth, Nightwish, Children Of Bodom, Battle Beast, Etc. Members For New Song “100”

Finnish dinosaur heavy metal band, Hevisaurus have premiered a new video for their new song “100.” This track serves as the group’s 100th song and it features tons of guests including: Marco Hietala (Nightwish), Noora Louhimo (Battle Beast), Timo Kotipelto (Stratovarius), Tony Kakko (Sonata Arctica), Daniel Freyberg (Children Of Bodom), Markus Vanhala (Omnium Gatherum, Insomnium), Kiko Loureiro (Megadeth), Anton Kabanen (Beast In Black), etc. “100” is from the band’s new album “Bändikouluun!,” which is expected to be released on October 25.

Lineup Revealed For Knotfest Colombia

The lineup has been revealed for this year’s Knotfest Colombia. The event will take place at the Hipodromo de Los Andes in Bogota, Colombia on December 6 and it will feature: Slipknot, Behemoth, Testament, Unleashed, Reencarnacion, Random Revenge, W.A.S.P., Accept, Saxon, Stratovarius, Perpetual Warfare, Arzen, A.N.I.M.A.L., Carnifex, Koyi K Utho, Aire Como Plomo, Poker, Gutgrinder, and the Cherry Bombs.

Godsmack, W.A.S.P., Bullet For My Valentine, Etc. Added To Knotfest Meets Forcefest

More bands have been added to Knotfest Meets Forcefest. The event will take place at Parque Deportivo Oceanía in Mexico City on November 30 – December 1 and the updated daily lineups can be found below:

Knotfest (November 30):

Slipknot
Godsmack
Evanescence
Bullet For My Valentine
311
Papa Roach
Behemoth
Carcass
Stratovarius
Nothing More
Suicidal Tendencies
Of Mice & Men
Cherry Bombs
Chelsea Grin
Belphegor
The Bronx
Cemican
Okalacas
Tanus
Here Comes The Kraken
Carajo
Clandestino
The Suffering
Stone Leek
Matherya
Never Again
Headcrusher
Arcadia Libre
Las Poker
Proyect46
Parazit
Kaizan
Hate Bullets
Gore And Carnage
Torcido Monkey Dream
Dethdealers
AFX
Rejexion
Hankside

Forcefest (December 1):

Rob Zombie
W.A.S.P.
In Flames
Accept
Saxon
Ghostemane
Testament
La Castaneda
Exodus
Total Chaos
Cherry Bombs
Mortuary
La Lupita
Especimen
Transmetal
Kenny y Los Electricos
Strike Master
Thell Barrio
Acidez
Jet Jaguar
Koyi K Utho
Perpetual Warfare
Colectivo Suicida
Obesity
Kilkrops
The Legion Of Hetheria
Latino
Next
Makina
Tamadre
Deathmask
Rebel Ryder
Tulkas
Beneath The Horror
Nexus
Bluejays
Prophets For Minerva
Point Decster

Stratovarius Share Lyric Video For Orchestral Version Of “Unbreakable”

Stratovarius have shared a lyric video for their orchestral version of “Unbreakable.” This version of the song is from the band’s “Enigma: Intermission 2” release, which will be available on September 28. That effort will feature three brand new songs, as well as rarities and orchestral versions of popular songs.

Stratovarius To Release “Enigma: Intermission 2” In September

Stratovarius will be releasing a new album titled “Enigma: Intermission 2” on September 28. The effort will feature three brand new songs, as well as rarities and orchestral versions of popular songs. The first single “Oblivion” can be streamed below:

“Enigma: Intermission 2” Track Listing:

01. “Enigma” (brand new studio song; recorded 2018)
02. “Hunter”†
03. “Hallowed”††
04. “Burn Me Down” (brand new studio song; recorded 2018)
05. “Last Shore”††
06. “Kill It With Fire”*
07. “Oblivion” (brand new studio song; recorded 2018)
08. “Second Sight”*
09. “Fireborn”†
10. “Giants”*
11. “Castaway”*
12. “Old Man And The Sea”††

Brand New Orchestral Versions (all recorded 2018):

13. “Fantasy”
14. “Shine In The Dark”
15. “Unbreakable”
16. “Winter Skies”

* previously unreleased in Europe
† rare bonus track
†† rare bonus track; first time on CD

[via Blabbermouth]

Tarja Turunen & Stratovarius Announce “A Nordic Symphony ’18” European Tour

Tarja Turunen and Stratovarius will be teaming up for the “A Nordic Symphony ’18” European tour. You can see the dates for that run below.

Tour Dates:

10/01 Frankfurt, Germany – Batschkapp
10/02 Kiel, Germany – Max
10/03 Hannover, Germany – Capitol
10/05 Karlsruhe, Germany – Substage
10/07 Utrecht, Netherlands – TivoliVredenburg
10/09 Bochum, Germany – Matrix
10/10 Cologne, Germany – Essigfabrik
10/11 Saarbrücken, Germany – Garage
10/13 Solothurn, Switzerland – Kofmehl
10/14 Grenoble, France – La Belle Electrique
10/16 Rome, Italy – Orion
10/17 Milan, Italy – Alcatraz
10/18 Munich, Germany – Backstage
10/20 Innsbruck, Austria – Music Hall
10/21 Prague, Czech Republic – Forum Karlín
10/22 Berlin, Germany – Festsaal Kreuzberg
10/24 Gdansk, Poland – B90
10/25 Krakow, Poland – Studio
10/26 Dresden, Germany – Reithalle
10/28 Budapest, Hungary – Barba Negra
10/29 Sofia, Bulgaria – Universiada Sports Hal