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Therion - Share Artwork, Tracklist And Release Date Of New Rock Opera

On February 2nd, symphonic metal pioneers Therion will finally release Christofer Johnsson's monumental brainchild Beloved Antichrist, a rock opera loosely inspired by Vladímir Soloviov's "A Short Tale Of The Antichrist". The entire piece reaches a length of 3 hours. The dramatic and epic opus comes to life through 27 different character roles, performed by long-time band members like Thomas Vikström, Lori Lewis and Chiara Malvestiti, amongst many others. The band will unveil the first excerpt from Beloved Antichrist in single form before Christmas - and today, they present the cover artwork designed by Thomas Ewerhart, as well as the tracklist.

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Band profile: Therion
Posted: Today by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Therion - Announce New Rock Opera And Tour For 2018

The last Therion news piece was quite concerning as mastermind Christofer Johnsson was dealing with two spinal disc herniations in his neck and could've ended up never being able to play on stage again. Fortunately, the band has good news to share now. According to their latest update, Johnsson is doing much better now. In fact, they have been recording a new album, titled Beloved Antichrist, which consists of 3 full-length CDs and shall be released in 2018.

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Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Therion
Posted: 17.08.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (11)


Therion - Possible Final Live Performance For Christofer Johnsson At 70000 Tons Of Metal

Therion have shared some bad news recently. Mastermind Christofer Johnsson has two spinal disc herniations in his neck and his performance at the upcoming 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise could be his last in case he has to do a neck surgery. However, that is the worst case scenario as he is trying to treat it without going under the knife.

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Posted: 29.01.2017 by Dominus | Comments (10)


Therion - Announce European Headlining Tour

The mighty symphonic metallers Therion are touring again in Europe in January 2016! On this run, the Swedish band will be playing a very special, best of set list. Support will come from occult rockers Luciferian Light Orchestra, Mongolian nomadic metallers Ego Fall and Russian symphonic metal force Imperial Age. These rare shows will focus on songs from the albums Secret Of The Runes, Vovin and Theli, and are not to be missed!

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Source: nuclearblast.de
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Posted: 17.11.2015 by BloodTears | Comments (4)


Therion - Clip Of 'Kali Yuga Part I' From New DVD

Therion's upcoming DVD Adulruna Rediviva And Beyond is about to be released on February 28th, 2014 via Nuclear Blast. So far, two clips from the release have been unveiled and today you get to watch the band perform "Kali Yuga Part I", which you might recognize from the album Sirius B. Enjoy it below!

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Posted: 13.02.2014 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Therion - Release Trailer For Upcoming DVD

Swedish symphonic metal masters Therion have shared a sneak peek of their upcoming new DVD Adulruna Rediviva And Beyond. The trailer is available to watch right here now. Adulruna Rediviva And Beyond, a double live DVD plus bonus DVD, limited edition digipak, will be released on February 28th, 2014 via Nuclear Blast. This package will include two shows that were recorded live in Atlanta in 2011 and in Budapest in 2007 and additional bonus material. Check out the trailer and cover.

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Posted: 31.01.2014 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Therion - Announce New Releases

Apart from the rock opera they are working on, Therion have now announced more releases for February 21st. More specifically, the deluxe edition CD + DVD of their classic album Theli as well as a 3-DVD package (limited edition including bonus DVD) called Adulruna Redivia And Beyond. Their new studio album is scheduled for late 2014. You have a lot to look forward to this year.

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Posted: 10.01.2014 by BloodTears | Comments (13)


Therion - Update On Rock Opera

Therion recently started off their European tour with Arkona, Sound Storm and The Devil where the band will test ideas for their rock opera. The band's mastermind Christofer Johnsson has now revealed more about this upcoming rock opera which will be partly based on Vladimir Soloviev's A Short Story of the Anti-Christ. The group will be performing live beta versions of the overture and four excerpts from the opera.

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Posted: 07.12.2013 by Bad English | Comments (4)


Netherion - Documentary About Band In The Works

New York City-based production company After Hours Films is working on a documentary about the Syrian death metal act Netherion. The band released their debut album Sphere Of Terror last year and has an upcoming new album titled IX. In a small step in making the Syrian metal scene known intentionally, Netherion members will reunite and move to the US in order to shoot the documentary about the band and play live.

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Posted: 20.08.2013 by Bad English | Comments (1)


Therion - Reveal New Video

"Mon Amour Mon Ami", the new official music video by Swedes Therion, is now exclusively available for viewing below. The song is taken from their latest album Les Fleurs Du Mal, released back in September, 2012. This album consists of a collection of covers of old French chansons and pop songs.

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Band profile: Therion
Posted: 14.08.2013 by Abattoir | Comments (5)


Therion - Former Choir Singer Johanna Mårlöv Dies

Sadly, it has been reported that former Therion choir singer Johanna Mårlöv has lost her battle to cancer and passed away. So many people have succumbed to this disease. Screw cancer.

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Posted: 03.06.2013 by Bad English | Comments (14)


Therion - European Tour In December

While Therion's mastermind Christofer Johnsson said last year that the band's 25th anniversary tour would be the last for a while, things appear to have changed and the symphonic metallers have just announced an European tour with Arkona, Sound Storm and The Devil for December this year where the band will test ideas for their rock opera. Check out the dates below.

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Event: Therion: European Tour 2013
Posted: 28.04.2013 by BloodTears | Comments (6)


Netherion - New Album Title And Tracklist Revealed

After releasing their debut last year and a video three months ago, Syrian brutal death metallers Netherion started working on the second album which will be titled IX. The group is looking for someone to design the new cover, but the tracklist has already been revealed.

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Posted: 08.04.2013 by V.I.T.R.I.O.L | Comments (0)


Netherion - Release New Video

"Catastrophic Reality", the brand new video from Syrian death metal band Netherion, is now available for viewing below. Check it out and let us know what you think. The song comes off the band's debut effort Sphere Of Terror released last year.

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Posted: 21.01.2013 by BudDa | Comments (1)


Therion - Entire New Album Available For Streaming

Les Fleurs Du Mal, the new album from Therion is currently streaming online in its entirety. In case you are curious about it, you can listen to it at this location. Les Fleurs Du Mal will finally see its physical release tomorrow, November 27th, in North America via End Of The Light Records.

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Source: guitarworld.com
Band profile: Therion
Posted: 26.11.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (4)