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Amorphis - Confirm 'Tales From The Thousand Lakes' N. American Tour

Finnish metal powerhouse Amorphis are proud to announce they will be hitting the road in celebration of their legendary 1994 release Tales From The Thousand Lakes. Each night the classic album will be played in its entirety. The 38-date trek will launch on September 11th with 3 shows in Brooklyn, NY and conclude on October 26th in Hartford, CT. Joining the band are Entombed A.D. and Nervosa.

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Posted: 28.02.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (8)


Dimmu Borgir - To Co-Headline European Tour With Amorphis In 2020

Norwegian symphonic black metal unit Dimmu Borgir and Finland's Amorphis announce a co-headline tour over Europe. In January and February of 2020, the Scandinavian duo will visit 10 European cities and will bring along the US black metallers Wolves In The Throne Room as support. All comments and tour dates can be found below.

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Event: Dimmu Borgir & Amorphis: Co-Headlining European Tour 2020
Posted: 12.08.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (5)


Amorphis - 'My Kantele' Acoustic Version Streaming Online

Amorphis are currently located in Genelec Artist Room and are working on some acoustic versions of their songs, taken out of their discography. In the video below, you can check out the band's performance at the aforementioned studio and listen to the song ''My Kantele'', originally released on Elegy album in 1996.

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Posted: 03.07.2019 by Bad English | Comments (8)


Amorphis - North American Tour With Delain Confirmed

Next September through October Amorphis will be stopping in 28 cities across the lands of North America on a co-headlining trek with Dutch symphonic metallers Delain. Joining them as special opening act will be Anneke Van Giersbergen with her solo acoustic set. Confirmed dates are available down under. Check it out!

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Event: Amorphis & Delain: Co-Headlining North American Tour 2019
Posted: 15.11.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (5)


Amorphis - To Co-Headline European Tour With Soilwork

Amorphis recently released their enormously successful new album, Queen Of Time, and to present their new hymns live on stage, the band is pleased to announce that they will join forces with Soilwork for a European co-headline run in early 2019.

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Posted: 20.06.2018 by nikarg | Comments (7)


Amorphis - Share Video Clip Feat. Anneke Van Giersbergen

As you know, Finnish melancholic progressive metallers Amorphis have just released Queen Of Time, their latest offering, via Nuclear Blast! In addition, the band unveiled the music video of the third single "Amongst Stars" featuring singer Anneke van Giersbergen (The Gathering, The Gentle Storm, Vuur). Watch the final result below and check out the entire album if you still haven't.

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Posted: 19.05.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (20)


Amorphis - Second Single Revealed

Less than one month to go until melancholic progressive metallers Amorphis release their highly anticipated new album, Queen Of Time, on May 18th via Nuclear Blast. The band now reveals the epic and mesmerising second single, "Wrong Direction" and you can watch the video, featuring long-time lyricist Pekka Kainulainen, below.

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Posted: 22.04.2018 by nikarg | Comments (15)


Amorphis - Unveil Lyric Video For New Single

New Amorphis music alert! The Finns have finally debuted the first single off Queen Of Time, their impending new album. The melancholic metallers are about to unleash the record on May 18th via Nuclear Blast. Today, the time has come to present the first taster of their 13th studio album, which will include the use of real strings, flutes, orchestral arrangements and choirs. Check out "The Bee", the opening track, right here. Do you like it?

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Posted: 23.03.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (20)


Amorphis - Unveil New Album Title, Cover, Release Date

The Finns Amorphis have finally finished recording their upcoming new studio album, revealed to be entitled Queen Of Time. The record is scheduled for a May 18th release, via Nuclear Blast. In comparison to its predecessor, Under The Red Cloud (2015), the album will include the use of real strings, flutes, orchestral arrangements and even choirs! In addition, this will be the first time that people will be able to hear their lyricist Pekka Kainulainen on the album as he contributes a speech in Finnish. The band just unveiled some more details on the production, the album title, the album cover and on working with their new/old bassist Olli-Pekka Laine. The band will soon release their first single.

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Posted: 22.02.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (17)


Amorphis - To Tour N. America With Dark Tranquillity, Moonspell, Omnium Gatherum

A super tour has just been announced for North America. Four European bands - Finns Amorphis, Swedes Dark Tranquillity, Portuguese Moonspell and Finnish Omnium Gatherum - will join forces in September and October this year. Don't miss this tour! Amorphis just finished the new album recordings with producer Jens Bogren and the release is tentatively this May.

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Event: Amorphis & Dark Tranquillity: Co-Headlining North American Tour 2018
Posted: 14.02.2018 by Bad English | Comments (11)


Amorphis - New Album Update

Finnish metallers Amorphis are preparing new treasures, that is, a brand new album. After they announced that they are working on new music, the group now gives an update on the process. The follow-up to Under The Red Cloud is expected this year.

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Posted: 26.01.2018 by Bad English | Comments (8)


Amorphis - Working On New Album, Announce 360° Concert Experience

Melancholic progressive metallers Amorphis recently finished their successful 18-concert Under The Red Cloud summer tour. But before the Finns close the touring cycle in support of their latest album, there's great news from the band's camp: they have signed another record deal with Nuclear Blast. The other good news is that the band is working on a new album, to be released next year.

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Posted: 14.09.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Amorphis - Bassist Leaves Citing Mismanagement

Finnish metal icons Amorphis just announced that bassist Niclas Etelävuori has left the band. You can read the full statement below but he cites mismanagement as the main reason for quitting the band. So, in this case, it was the business side of things getting in the way. At the same time, original bassist Olli-Pekka Laine will join the group when it comes to live performances.

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Posted: 27.04.2017 by Bad English | Comments (7)


Amorphis - Release Official 'Bad Blood' Live Video

Finnish melodic metal band Amorphis has released a new live video for the song "Bad Blood" off of their latest studio album, Under The Red Cloud. The band is still on tour in North America and shared a small taste of their shows in Philadelphia, Quebec city, Montreal, Toronto, Pittsburgh and Cleveland! See the final result below.

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Posted: 30.03.2017 by The Massenger | Comments (1)


Amorphis - Share Live Track Video Feat. Anneke Van Giersbergen

Finnish masters of melancholic progressive metal Amorphis recently played special shows ("An Evening With Friends" at Juhlaviikot - Huvila) in Helsinki, where they performed a very special setlist with guest musicians and friends. These shows will be part of the new tour edition which is scheduled to be released on February 24th via Nuclear Blast. The package includes the entire album Under The Red Cloud with two bonus songs as well as the live tracks in Helsinki. So, the band unveils the first video to one of these live tracks. The video shows the song "Her Alone" featuring Anneke van Giersbergen, which is the last song of the bonus CD. You can watch the clip here.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Amorphis
Posted: 15.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (4)