What is Metal Storm?

Metal Storm is an international metal website with over 2.5 million pageviews per month. Approximately 50% of our users come from Europe, 40% from North America and 10% from the rest of the world. Our main goal is to provide information about metal bands and the international metal scene: news, events, releases, reviews, interviews and so on. All site members are allowed to submit information/reviews/articles, which are afterwards checked by the Staff members.

contents | ››
Latest news

19.10 Northern Kings - Perform Finnish Heavy Metal Medley At The Kulttuuri Gaala
Finnish superstars Northern Kings, consisting some of the most recognisable Finnish vocalists: Marco Hietala (Nightwish, Tarot), Tony Kakko (Sonata Arctica) and Juha-Pekka Leppäluoto (ex-Charon, Dark Sarah), recently performed an all-time greatest Finnish heavy metal song medley in the national prestigious Finnish Vuosisadan Kulttuurigaala event (Culture Gala of the Century, celebrating 100 years of independent Finland), which took place on October 18th, 2017, and was streamed by the Finnish national broadcasting company, YLE. The songs performed were as follows: "Tallulah" (Sonata...Read more
Articles

A Hundred Albums? Part 5
by Darkside Momo | 17.10
Fifth one? Man... We're halfway there!
A Hundred Albums? Part 4
by Darkside Momo | 15.09
Fourth article already? Well, let's tackle some proggy and avant-gardish stuff this time.
Supported

70000 Tons Of Metal 2018

USA, Fort Lauderdale, FL (Independence Of The Seas)
01-05 February 2018

Aeternam
Alestorm
Cannibal Corpse
Dark Tranquillity
Enslaved
(+30)
http://70000tons.com/
Staff pick

Pylar - A Ella Te Conduce La Sagrada Espyral

"So man, what's new for music today?"
"Eh, not much. Pylar, that Spanish band, they just dropped a new album that takes the drone genre to incredible heights once again, incorporating chanting, string instruments, horns, native percussion, and intricate, jazz-like drumming into a massive, doomy core. All with artwork and lyrics that allude to ancient shamanism and druidism as well."
"Meh, drone is so boring. When's that new Morbid Angel coming out?"

Immerse thyself.
Picked by: Apothecary
Latest band additions


Tom Keifer

Hard rock

Painted Black

Gothic Doom

Chelsea Wolfe

Experimental Rock

Yomi

Melodic Death

Eleine

Symphonic

S-Tool

Suomi
Latest gallery