Graveyard is a hard rock band from Gothenburg, Sweden. Joakim Nilsson, Rikard Edlund (both formerly of Norrsken), Axel Sjöberg, and Truls Mörck formed Graveyard in 2006. When Norrsken disbanded in 2000, guitarist Magnus Pelander went on to form doomy folk metal act Witchcraft and Nilsson and Edlund joined Albatros, a growly blues rock band whose lineup also included Sjöberg on drums.

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(watch) GRAVEYARD Announce New Album “6” + Release Video For First single “Twice”

Swedish hard rock band GRAVEYARD have revealed details of their new album “6,” that’s set to be released on September 29th via Nuclear Blast Records. Alongside the announcement, the band have also released the video for first single “Twice,” their first new music in five years. “6” is easily identifiable as the most striking, original album of GRAVEYARD’s story so far. A… Read more »

BLUES PILLS Announce New Album

Multi-national newcomer sensation BLUES PILLS have announced the title of their eagerly awaited second album. Lady In Gold is expected to be released during the summer of 2016 and will contain 10 brand new tracks (see full track list below). Commented singer Elin Larsson on the choice of the album’s title: “Lady gold is a… Read more »

Surrrender Your Rock Lovin’ Soul to Sweden’s Graveyard on 4-11-14 in Los Angeles

Swearing on the treasures in one’s vinyl collection isn’t something we take lightly. Sweden’s demigods of blues-infused psych rock GRAVEYARD are returning to American soil next month with set openers Bombus to teleport you back to the 1970s and make you sell your soul for rock ‘n’ roll all over again – guaranteed. We’ve bragged… Read more »

Swedish Rockers Graveyard To Open For Motörhead In San Francisco

Swedish Grammy-winning balls-out rockers GRAVEYARD are 2-for-2 when it comes to grand-slam live show line-ups.  Having just announced their April 11th opening slot for MOTÖRHEAD at Club Nokia in Downtown Los Angeles, the long-haired heroes in denim hit another bases loaded homer out of the ballpark by announcing they’re opening for Lemmy & Company again… Read more »

Graveyard: Highest Billboard Chart Debut & Highest 1st Week Sales

Lights Out, the third studio album by Swedish rockers GRAVEYARD, has debuted on the Billboard Heatseekers chart at #6 with sales in excess of 2,000 copies according to Nielsen Soundscan.  This is the band’s highest chart debut and highest first week sales numbers in the U.S. since the release of their self-titled debut album in… Read more »

Premier Guitar Speaks With Graveyard’s Jonatan Ramm

We play music we would want to hear if we were in the crowd watching us.  It’s not so much a throwback, trying to sound vintage or old school. I just think we’re hitting at the right time when people are tired of overproduced, computerized, formula-based music. Such are the confessions of GRAVEYARD guitarist Jonatan… Read more »

Graveyard Announce U.S. Tour Dates

Rejoice Faithful Disciples of the Scuzz and Fuzz of Analog Sound for I say unto you that Sweden’s finest, GRAVEYARD, are coming back to headline in the U.S. to support their new album, Lights Out, due out in North America on November 6th! Launching on January 23rd in Boston, Massachusetts, the tour will feature special… Read more »

Graveyard: Video For “Endless Night” Debuts Online

The video for “Endless Night,” a track off the third studio album by Swedish blues-based psychedelic rockers GRAVEYARD, is now available for viewing at Lights Out will roar its engine in North America on November 6th. Check out the interactive video about the Lights Out album cover on YouTube.  (Click on one of the lamps… Read more »

What’s Hiding In Graveyard’s New Cover Art?

When Swedish demigods of bluesy, psychedelic rock GRAVEYARD released the artwork to their third studio album Lights Out online, a lot of people were left scratching their heads and asking, “What in the hell…?” Some of you reported seeing prehistoric hunters & now extinct bison, others saw the Milky Way; some saw Aleister Crowley, Marilyn… Read more »