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Dark Tranquillity - Unveil North American Touring Plan

After revealing new album details and first single two weeks ago, Dark Tranquillity now announce (one of the rare ones) a massive touring scheduled over North America. The 46-date long trek is planned to kick off in early September in Pennsylvania, make several stops in Canada, and run through late October. Support will come from German tech death metal unit Obscura and death doomers Nailed To Obscurity.

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Event: Dark Tranquillity: North American Moment Tour 2021
Posted: 24.09.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (8)


Dark Tranquillity - New Album Details Revealed, Debut First Single

Finally, the official details regarding Dark Tranquillity's highly-anticipated studio record, are here. Entitled Moment, it features 12 new tracks and is ready to be unleashed on November 20th via Century Media. With all other details being unveiled below, you can also give a listen to the first single - "Phantom Days".

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Posted: 11.09.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (32)


Dark Tranquillity - New Album Completed

Dark Tranquillity have confirmed that the work on their new album is completed. Producer Jens Bogren made the final touches on the new music a few days ago. Album details and info coming soon.

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Posted: 22.07.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (21)


Dark Tranquillity - Introduce New Members

Dark Tranquillity are pleased to introduce Christopher Amott and Johan Reinholdz as the new permanent guitarists in their ranks. Since 2017, they were both performing with the band on several concerts all over the globe.

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Posted: 30.03.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (9)


Dark Tranquillity - Founding Member Niklas Sundin Quits The Band

Dark Tranquillity have confirmed that their lead guitarist and co-founding member Niklas Sundin has decided to part ways with the band. Since 2016, Niklas have had a break from playing with the band since 2016 in order to focus on family life. Also, in the past year he has been busy with his newly formed music project Mitochondrial Sun. Full statement can be read down under.

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Posted: 22.03.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (16)


Dark Tranquillity - Recording New Material

Swedish metal masters Dark Tranquillity have shared an update that they are currently stationed in Nacksving Studios (Gothenburg), where the recording process for their upcoming studio album is in full swing. Stay tuned for more.

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Posted: 09.03.2020 by Abattoir | Comments (18)


Dark Tranquillity - Writing New Material, To Enter Studio In Early 2020

We haven't heard/read much from the Swedish metal masters Dark Tranquillity lately. However, something is moving. In the recent interview on Bandbond with vocalist Mikael Stanne, it was said that they have been writing new music for a while now, and are planning to enter the studio early next year. So, stay tuned for more.

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Posted: 19.12.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (5)


Dark Tranquillity - Guitarist Niklas Sundin Launches Solo Project

Italian label Argonauta Records is very pleased to announce that they have signed a worldwide deal with Mitochondrial Sun, the new solo-project by Dark Tranquillity's guitarist/founding member Niklas Sundin. Argonauta Records will release the debut album, which will feature 10 tracks, in early 2020. Further details and tunes to be revealed soon.

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Posted: 04.09.2019 by Abattoir | Comments (3)


Dark Tranquillity - Confirm New Shows In Europe

Dark Tranquillity continue to be very active in terms of live shows. After a big North American tour with Amorphis, Moonspell and Omnium Gatherum, the Swedish Gothenburg metallers confirmed today that they will play new shows in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus. These shows will take place in February 2019.

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Posted: 14.11.2018 by Bad English | Comments (3)


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)


Equilibrium - To Tour With Dark Tranquillity In 2018

There's good news for fans of German epic metallers Equilibrium in Europe. After the band released their latest studio album, Armageddon, and played their own headline tour last year, they will return as co-headliners to Swedish melodic death metal icons Dark Tranquillity on their Atoma European run in the spring of 2018. An opening act, yet to be announced, will complete this already powerful line-up.

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Posted: 26.12.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Dark Tranquillity - Announce Tour With Warbringer And Striker

Melodic death metal legends Dark Tranquillity have officially announced a new set of tour dates for this autumn in North America. Here's the statement from the band: "We're very pleased to announce that we'll return to North America after the summer, this time hitting some areas that we missed out on during our previous stateside tour a couple of months ago. Support will come from the mighty US thrashers Warbringer and Canadian metalists Striker, so this is one hell of a package with something for everyone. There are both regular tickets available as well as special VIP packages including a meet and greet with the band and a poster."

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Posted: 23.04.2017 by nikarg | Comments (3)


Dark Tranquillity - To Release 'The Absolute' 7", Confirm More Shows

Legendary Gothenburg melodic death metal pioneers Dark Tranquillity will release a 7" single on March 24th, 2017 featuring the two tracks "The Absolute" and "Time Out Of Place", which have so far only been released as bonus tracks of the limited edition CD version of their latest album Atoma. These songs are more experimental. Pre-orders are available here.

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Posted: 25.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Dark Tranquillity - Nominated For Swedish Grammis Awards

Dark Tranquillity's new album Atoma is being well-received and even the Swedish Grammis Awards took notice. The legendary Gothenburg melodic death metal pioneers were nominated with their new album Atoma. In the hard rock/metal category, the other nominees are Amaranthe's Maximalism album, Ghost's Popestar EP, In Flames' new album Battles and Cult Of Luna's collaboration with Julie Christmas, Mariner.

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Posted: 21.12.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (11)


Dark Tranquillity - To Tour With Amon Amarth, Omnium Gatherum

It's a veritable melodic death metal feast! The triple threat of Dark Tranquillity, Amon Amarth and Omnium Gatherum are joining forces for an European tour next year. Dark Tranquillity is the main support of headliners Amon Amarth but they are also playing some headline shows in between to present their new album Atoma. More tour dates will be announced shortly.

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Posted: 23.11.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (18)