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VUOLLA release teaser video of debut album Ex-MEGADETH drummer Nick Menza passed away AGALLOCH announces disband KREATOR announce european tour for 2017 Tool new album coming soon ? GRIMLET unveil new song “2:1:0” DESTRUCTION hava shared a new video for “Under Attack” PREVIEW: STEELFEST 2016 KATATONIA new song “Serein” available on streaming SHINING parts ways with bassist and drummer

VUOLLA release teaser video of debut album

Finnish melancholists VUOLLA have announced the release date of their debut album entitled “Blood. Stone. Sun. Down”. The debut full-length is scheduled for release on

Ex-MEGADETH drummer Nick Menza passed away

Nick Menza, ex-drummer for Megadeth has died at the age of 51 after collapsing on stage at a small Los Angeles club late on Saturday.

AGALLOCH announces disband

North-american ambient black metal AGALLOCH have disband. The band has announced it on their facebook page in a statement that reads: Following 20 years, 5

KREATOR announce european tour for 2017

In the begining of 2017 German thrash metal titans Kreator will be headlining an European tour, with the support of the also iconic SEPULTURA, the

Tool new album coming soon ?

After a long 10 years hiatus, the official webpages announce that TOOL has nearly completed the instrumental parts of the upcoming album. Fans all over

GRIMLET unveil new song “2:1:0”

Portuguese death metal act GRIMLET are back with a new song, “2:1:0”, and you can listen to it below. The track was taken from “Theia:

DESTRUCTION hava shared a new video for “Under Attack”

German teutonic thrasher DESTRUCTION hava released a new video, and digital single, for the track “Under Attack”, which can be seen below. “Under Attack” is

PREVIEW: STEELFEST 2016

Steelfest opens the season of the Open air “summer” festivals in Finland. It will take place in Hyvinkää, a city located around 1h drive north

KATATONIA new song “Serein” available on streaming

KATATONIA have released a new song, “Serein” on streaming, and you can listen to it bellow. This is the second track taken from their forthcoming

SHINING parts ways with bassist and drummer

Swedish controversial black metal act SHINING have announced a change in their line-up. Bassist Christian Larsson and drummer Rainer Tuomikanto have left the band, for reasons

Recent News:

VUOLLA release teaser video of debut album

Finnish melancholists VUOLLA have announced the release date of their debut album entitled “Blood. Stone. Sun. Down”. The debut full-length is scheduled for release on June 3rd, 2016, via Schwarzdorn Production and will be available [...]

Ex-MEGADETH drummer Nick Menza passed away

Nick Menza, ex-drummer for Megadeth has died at the age of 51 after collapsing on stage at a small Los Angeles club late on Saturday. According to J Marshall Craig, family spokesman and Menza’s biographer, [...]

Recent Live Reports:

Report: ENSLAVED 25 Years – “Tales From The Mythological Forests” @ Rockefeller, Oslo

In current times, many bands that we love, and with who we grew up with, are now starting to celebrate very important anniversary marks of their careers. We were very fortunate in having had the [...]

Report: MORBID SPRING FEST @ RCA Club, Lisbon

First time of Stone The Crow Productions at RCA, and the name of the event was Morbid Spring Fest, counting on the billing with 4 very interest Portuguese bands, some of the best by now [...]

Recent Interviews

Interview: NECROS CHRISTOS – Impure triumph

German obscure Death Metal masters NECROS CHRISTOS have been carving a distinctive mark in underground heavy music since their beginning. Fifteen years of desecration have passed and they keep faithful to their own thought, on [...]

Interview: BORKNAGAR
Posted On Fevereiro 16, 2016 | Sem comentários em Interview: BORKNAGAR

We here at The Black Planet had the opportunity to interview Jens F. Ryland, guitar player of Borknagar, about the new album “Winter Thrice”, and some other curiosities. TBP: Hi guys! First of all, thank [...]