Anthrax Drop Off 2023 Bloodstock Open Air Festival, Triptykon Added

Anthrax have dropped off the 2023 Bloodstock Open Air festival due to “logistical issues beyond [the band’s] control.” The group will now be replaced by Triptykon, who will be playing a Celtic Frost set. The event will take at Catton Park in Derbyshire, UK on August 10-13 and the updated lineup includes: Killswitch Engage, Meshuggah, Megadeth, In Flames, Triptykon, Helloween, DevilDriver, Sepultura, Heaven Shall Burn, Ugly Kid Joe, Knocked Loose, Fit For An Autopsy, Decapitated, Crowbar, Gatecreeper, Sacred Reich, All Hail The Yeti, UUHAI, URNE, Dead Label, Seething Akira, Whitechapel, Zeal & Ardor, Biohazard, Brothers Of Metal, King 810, Nonpoint, Trollfest, Unto Others, and more.

Meshuggah And Helloween Added To 2023 Bloodstock Open Air Festival

Meshuggah and Helloween have been added to next year’s Bloodstock Open Air festival. The event will take at Catton Park in Derbyshire, UK on August 10-13 and the updated lineup includes: Killswitch Engage, Meshuggah, Megadeth, In Flames, Anthrax, Helloween, DevilDriver, Sepultura, Heaven Shall Burn, Ugly Kid Joe, Knocked Loose, Fit For An Autopsy, Decapitated, Crowbar, Gatecreeper, Sacred Reich, All Hail The Yeti, UUHAI, URNE, Dead Label, Seething Akira, Whitechapel, Zeal & Ardor, Biohazard, Brothers Of Metal, King 810, Nonpoint, Trollfest, Unto Others, InVisions, Church Of The Cosmic Skull, Cobra The Impaler, and Gutalax.

Soft Captain (Zeal & Ardor) Premiere New Song “Jacuzzi”

Soft Captain, the yacht rock project featuring Manuel Gagneux (Zeal & Ardor) and Samuel Tschudin, have premiered a new song titled “Jacuzzi.“ The band worked on the track with drummer Flo Hass.

Soft Captain (Zeal & Ardor) Premiere “Still Remain” Video

Soft Captain, the yacht rock project featuring Zeal & Ardor’s Manuel Gagneux, have premiered a new video for their new song “Still Remain.“ You can check that out below. Gagneux worked on the track with Samuel Tschudin and Flo Hass.

Judas Priest, Bullet For My Valentine, Jinjer, Etc. Drop Off 2022 Aftershock Festival, Danzig, In Flames, Etc. Added

Judas Priest, Bullet For My Valentine, Jinjer, If I Die First, and Nita Strauss have all dropped off of this year’s Aftershock Festival. Danzig, Joey Valence & Brae, In Flames, Prong, and Set It Off will now be taking their places. The event will take place at Discovery Park in Sacramento, CA on October 6-9 and the updated daily lineups can be found below:

October 6: Slipknot, Rob Zombie, Evanescence, Stone Temple Pilots, Killswitch Engage, Bad Religion, Ghostemane, Nothing More, Ice Nine Kills, Alexisonfire, Code Orange, Fever 333, Crown The Empire, Royal And The Serpent, Poorstacy, Prong, Taipei Houston, Dead Sara, Cherry Bombs, Vended, Solence, Superbloom, and Eva Under Fire.

October 7: KISS, Danzig, Lamb Of God, Chevelle, Falling In Reverse, Meshuggah, Clutch, Motionless In White, Spiritbox, GWAR, In Flames, Apocalyptica, Helmet, Jeris Johnson, Joey Valence & Brae, Aeir, Crossfaith, Set It Off, Against The Current, Wargasm, Mike’s Dead, Nemophila, Orbit Culture, and Archetypes Collide.

October 8: My Chemical Romance, Papa Roach, A Day To Remember, Halestorm, Yungblud, The Distillers, Theory Of A Deadman, Beartooth, City Morgue, Thursday, Enter Shikari, Thrice, The Chats, Airbourne, Lilith Czar, Zeal & Ardor, Ho99o9, Point North, Trash Boat, Mothica, Ego Kill Talent, Crooked Teeth, and As You Were.

October 9: Muse, Shinedown, Bring Me The Horizon, Architects, Action Bronson, The Pretty Reckless, The Interrupters, The Struts, Underoath, Jelly Roll, Dirty Honey, Zakk Sabbath, Bayside, New Years Day, Amigo The Devil, Carolesdaughter, The Warning, Maggie Lindemann, Band-Maid, The Mysterines, Bloodywood, The Alive, and Jared James Nichols.

Zeal & Ardor Announce North American Tour With Sylvaine & Imperial Triumphant

Zeal & Ardor have announced a headlining North American tour. Sylvaine and Imperial Triumphant will open.

Tour Dates:

09/11 Brooklyn, NY – Warsaw
09/12 Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts
09/13 Cambridge, MA – The Middle East
09/15 Montreal, QC – Le Studio TD
09/16 Toronto, ON – Opera House
09/18 Detroit, MI – El Club
09/19 Chicago, IL – Bottom Lounge
09/20 Minneapolis, MN – Turf Club
09/23 Calgary, AB – Dickens
09/24 Edmonton, AB – The Starlite Room
09/26 Vancouver, BC – Rickshaw Theatre
09/27 Seattle, WA – The Crocodile
09/28 Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theatre
10/01 Denver, CO – Bluebird Theater
10/03 Phoenix, AZ – The Crescent Ballroom
10/04 San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick
10/05 Los Angeles, CA – Echoplex
10/07 Berkeley, CA – Cornerstone
10/08 Sacramento, CA – Aftershock Festival (Zeal & Ardor only)

Watch Pro-Shot Footage Of Nightwish, Epica, Opeth, Zeal & Ardor, Etc. At 2022 Hellfest

ARTE Concert have been sharing pro-shot footage of full sets from this year’s Hellfest in Clisson, France. You can find performances from Nightwish, Epica, Opeth, Zeal & Ardor, Suicide Silence, Blind Guardian, Touché Amoré, Avatar, Comeback Kid, Social Distortion, Discharge, Watain, Eluveitie, Life Of Agony, and Godflesh below:

Zeal & Ardor Announce Fall European/UK Tour

Zeal & Ardor have announced a fall European/UK tour. You can find the dates for that run below.

Tour Dates:

11/06 Colchester, UK – Colchester Arts Centre
11/07 Brighton, UK – Concorde 2
11/08 Bristol, UK – Trinity Centre
11/09 Manchester, UK – Academy 2
11/11 Glasgow, UK – Oran Mor
11/12 Wolverhampton, UK – KK’s Steel Mill
11/13 London, UK – Electric Brixton
11/15 Amsterdam, NET – Melkweg
11/16 Paris, FRA – Elysee Montmartre
11/18 Stuttgart, GER – Im Wizemann
11/20 Berlin, GER – Columbia Theater
11/21 Cologne, GER – Die Kantine
11/22 Frankfurt, GER – Zoom
11/24 Munich, GER – Backstage Werk
11/25 Leipzig, GER – Ut Connewitz
11/28 Stockholm, SWE – Debaser
11/29 Gothenburg, SWE – Pustervik
11/30 Oslo, NOR – Rockefeller Music Hall
12/01 Copenhagen, DEN – Pumpehuset
12/03 Hamburg, GER – Gruenspan
12/05 Gdansk, POL – B90 Club
12/06 Warsaw, POL – Proxima
12/07 Krakow, POL – Meetfactory
12/08 Prague, CZE – Meetfactory
12/10 Vienna, AUT – Wuk
12/11 Budapest, HUN – A38
12/13 Zagreb, CRO – Mocvara
12/14 Milan, ITA – Circolo Magnolia
12/15 Pratteln, SWI – Z7