2019 is shaping up as the year of Jinjer. After coming to North America for the first time in 2018 for tours with Cradle of Filth and DevilDriver, the Ukrainian quartet released the EP “Micro” (review) in January and already has completed a European tour with Soilwork and Amorphis. More shows in Europe, plus dates... Continue Reading →
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UK's legendary extreme metal icons Cradle Of Filth will return to North America once again in support of their latest album “Cryptoriana - The Seductiveness of Decay.” For the second leg of their North American onslaught, the band has enlisted industrial/metal shock rocker Wednesday 13 as well as theatrical metal new comers Raven Black. See tour dates... Continue Reading →
2017 was a pivotal year for Live Metal. If anyone has happened to notice, our website is brand new, our hand forced as a major collapse ensued. But going into our lucky 13th year, we'll continue to cover the bands we like and think our readers will raise their fist to, as well. That wasn't... Continue Reading →
UK's legendary extreme metal icons Cradle of Filth will make their long-awaited triumphant return to North America with a headlining tour this March/April. Opening the tour will be Ukraine metal band Jinjer. "CRADLE OF FILTH are very much looking forward to the U.S/ Canadian leg of the Cryptoriana World Tour," commented vocalist Dani Filth. "Even... Continue Reading →
Continuing my Best of 2017, next up is Cradle of Filth's 12th studio album "Cryptoriana – The Seductiveness of Decay." The follow-up to 2015's "Hammer of the Witches" was released on September 22, 2017 through Nuclear Blast USA. Led by the spooky Dani Filth, "Cryptoriana" represented a resurgence for the gothic and black metal Brits.... Continue Reading →
With the release of its brand new studio album just a week away, and on the heels of our recent interview with Dani Filth, UK's legendary extreme metal icons Cradle of Filth have released the official lyric video for the venomous new song 'Achingly Beautiful'. The song comes off the band's upcoming album "Cryptoriana -... Continue Reading →
Since its unholy birth in Suffolk, England, in 1991 as a raw, underground black metal band, Cradle of Filth has triumphed over nearly every subgenre of extreme metal. From its breakthrough 1996 release, "Dusk … and Her Embrace," that exposed the band's vampiric evil worldwide, 1998’s pinnacle of black metal, "Cruelty and the Beast," the... Continue Reading →