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AMARANTHE – Finding the Perfect Musical DNA

Amaranthe started in 2008 with a different approach as a three-voiced metal band with pop, metalcore and rap influences establishing them as a unique breed from the beginning.  They’re often taken as a symphonic metal band with Elize Ryd supplying female vocals with Nils Molin and Henrik Englund Wilhelmsson supplying clean male vocals and growls… Read more »


AMARANTHE – Helix

Helix is album number five for Finnish melodic metal outfit Amaranthe.  After establishing a strong social media and YouTube presence they’ve brought audiences their unique genre bending mixture of musical evolution.  While visually compared to symphonic metal bands, their sound is high energy metal, seasoned with pop and rap influences not quite fitting into a… Read more »


Amaranthe Release ‘365’ Music Video & New Album Details

Four albums into their career, Amaranthe have racked up north of 118 million YouTube views and half-a-billion song streams, have landed at #1 on the Billboard Heatseekers Chart three times, and possess a panoply of gold and platinum discs for albums and singles alike. With their electrifying fifth album Helix due out October 19 through… Read more »


Amaranthe Release “Maximize” Video — WATCH!

AMARANTHE have released the video for the incredibly catchy song “Maximize” from their latest album MAXIMALISM, out now via Spinefarm Records and which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Heatseekers Chart upon release. It marks the third video released from the album, following “That Song” and “Boomerang.”  Watch the video for “Maximize” below and here.  “‘Understated’ is… Read more »


Amaranthe ‘MAXIMALISM’

Amaranthe, the cutting edge outfit with the triple-lead-vocal attack, can now reveal the title, artwork & arrival date for their latest studio album – the follow-up to 2014’s breakthrough ‘Massive Addictive’ release… Titled ‘Maximalism’ and due out via Spinefarm Records on October 21st, this hyper-modern, metallic beast of a record is the band’s fourth since… Read more »


Amaranthe Reveal New Album Details

Amaranthe, the cutting edge outfit with the triple-lead-vocal attack, can now reveal the title, artwork & arrival date for their latest studio album – the follow-up to 2014’s breakthrough ‘Massive Addictive’ release… Titled ‘Maximalism’ and due out via Spinefarm Records on October 21st, this hyper-modern, metallic beast of a record is the band’s fourth since… Read more »


AMARANTHE – Massive Addictive

The Swedish have always had melody up their proverbial sleeves, but it’s in the execution where they pull away from their competitors.  Backyard Babies embrace melody but soak it in a style of sleazy rock with attitude so it’s not overly obvious; H.e.a.t smother their melodies in muscular arena-pleasing rock music and Sabaton champion power… Read more »


Amaranthe Comment on Fall North American Tour Supporting Within Temptation

AMARANTHE – the modern metal sextet from Gothenburg, Sweden – have announced that they will be returning to North America in support of their new album.  The band will be providing direct support for Within Temptation.  The tour begins 9/25 in San Francsico, CA and runs through 10/11 in Worcester, MA.  Tickets for all shows go on… Read more »


Amaranthe Announce New Album For Autumn 2014

AMARANTHE – the modern metal sextet from Gothenburg, Sweden – have confirmed an autumn 2014 release date for their new studio album via Spinefarm Records; as yet untitled, this latest outing will be the follow-up to ‘Amaranthe’ (2011, now gold in Sweden) and ‘The Nexus’ (2013). These two releases, which defined the band’s approach through their signature blend of musical styles… Read more »


Amaranthe Release New Video ‘Burn With Me’ From ‘The Nexus’ Album

Amaranthe’s new single/video, ‘Burn With Me’, has been revealed on Vevo.com from current studio album, ‘The Nexus’ The clip has once again been directed by Patric Ullaeus, who has worked with names such as In Flames, Arch Enemy & Dimmu Borgir; he was also responsible for Amaranthe video ‘The Hunger’ – lead single from the band’s highly successful self-titled debut, now at a whopping 3.5 million YouTube views – as well as their clip for new album title track, ‘The Nexus’, released earlier this… Read more »