Soilwork have announced a line-up change. The melodic death metallers, who are about to release a new album called The Ride Majestic, have a new bassist. As of this new album cycle, the band is joined by new bassist Markus Wibom, formerly of Helsingborg hardcore group Hearts Alive. Wibom replaces longtime bassist Ola Flink, who has amicably left the group to focus on other endeavors.
Another new album is coming courtesy of melodic death metallers Soilwork! The Sweden-based unit has announced details regarding their forthcoming 10th studio album, called The Ride Majestic. The new album will hit stores worldwide on August 28th, 2015 via Nuclear Blast Records. Discover the cover art illustrated by Róbert Borbás (Grinddesign) below as well as other important details. How will the band fare after the ambitious double album The Living Infinite? We will soon find out.
Soulfly just announced that they will embark on a North American headlining tour starting on September 30th in Los Angeles. The band will be supporting their upcoming vicious new release Archangel, which was produced by Matt Hyde (Slayer, Children Of Bodom) and will be released on August 14th via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Joining them on this epic campaign are Swedish melodic death metal visionaries Soilwork, Polish technical death metallers Decapitated, and newcomers Shattered Sun. No word yet on who will replace bassist Tony Campos.
Swedish melodic death metal band Soilwork is in the news again as they have released a live video for "This Momentary Bliss" taken from their last release The Living Infinite. The song will appear on their highly anticipated first ever live DVD/Blu-ray, Live In The Heart Of Helsinki. You can check out the video down here.
As they prepare to unleash their first DVD, Soilwork are also hard at work on the follow-up to their 2013 album The Living Infinite. In fact, drummer Dirk Verbeuren is currently recording drums for Soilwork's upcoming 10th album. For now, you can listen to a snippet of one of the new songs in this video here. Are you excited to hear what the band will do next after the double album The Living Infinite?
Back in March 2014, Soilwork performed a special show at Circus Club in Helsinki, Finland. Now they have announced the release of their anticipated first ever live DVD/Blu-ray, Live In The Heart Of Helsinki on March 13th, 2015 through Nuclear Blast Records. It will feature guest appearances by singers Floor Jansen (Nightwish, ReVamp) and Nathan J. Biggs (Sonic Syndicate). Find out all about it here. Are you interested?
Bad news from the Soilwork camp. The Swedes are forced to cancel their gig at this year's Rockharz Open Air (in Ballenstedt, Germany) due to a serious back injury of their singer, Björn "Speed" Strid. This decision was a hard one to make, especially since it is the second time in a row after last year's forced cancellation.
The Portuguese festival Vagos Open Air 2014 will take place at Quinta do Ega in Vagos, from August 8th-9th, 2014. After announcing the first confirmations Kreator and Epica, the organizers now confirm Swedish bands Opeth and Soilwork for the festival. Joining these bands will also be Murk, a Portuguese band that just released the EP Tyrants Of Decay.
The Swedish metallers Soilwork have announced a special show to take place at Circus in Helsinki, Finland on March 21st, 2014. The show will be recorded for a future DVD release and will be a special night in the history of the band. The repertoire is set to be career spanning, with special guest appearances as well as some not to be unveiled surprises.
Currently on tour, Soilwork have confirmed the next leg of their European tour for early 2014, more specifically in March. The European Infinity Part 2 will also feature fellow Swedes Darkane and Americans System Divide as support on what promises to be a short but intense run. Check out the tour dates below. If you didn't catch Soilwork live this year, this might be a good opportunity to do so.
Swedish metallers Soilwork have announced the first dates of the upcoming The European Infinity Tour in support of the band's most recent double album The Living Infinite. Additional tour and festival dates will be announced later but for now you can see the dates already confirmed for November.
"Spectrum Of Eternity", the new video from Swedish gothenburg metallers Soilwork, is now available for viewing below through the Youtube player. The song comes off the band's ninth studio and first dual-disc album, The Living Infinite, released on February 27th this year through Nuclear Blast Records.
Swedish gothenburg metallers Soilwork will tour across Australia this October, to present their most recent release, The Living Infinite. This double album is the group's 9th full-length studio effort and was released just a couple of weeks ago, on February 27th through Nuclear Blast Recrods.
Swedish metallers Soilwork took on the ambitious project of releasing a double album this year and The Living Infinite is right around the corner. After streaming two new songs, "This Momentary Bliss" and "Spectrum Of Eternity", you can now listen to "Rise Above The Sentiment" for which the band made a video with Sune Eskelinen and Niclas Lindah.
Swedish gothenburg metal maestros Soilwork have released the second single off the band's forthcoming double album, The Living Infinite. After premiering "Spectrum Of Eternity" last month, the band has now made available "This Momentary Bliss", which you can hear on the video located below.