Tag Archives: Anders Fridén

In Flames’ Anders Fridén discusses venues continuing to take a portion of artists’ merchandise sales

Posted by on May 8, 2023

  In Flames frontman Anders Fridén has spoken out about the increasing pressure from artists for music venues and promoters to eliminate merchandise fees. These fees often take a cut of a band’s earnings, making it difficult for touring acts to turn a profit. This industry standard has caused frustration for many artists who rely […]

Read more

Video Interview: Anders & Björn of In Flames on heavier new album, ‘I, The Mask’

Posted by on March 26, 2019

On Episode 20 of Metal Insider’s Newsroom w/ M.I Crowley, Crowley caught up with vocalist Anders Fridén and guitarist Björn Gelotte of In Flames. The two discussed their latest effort, I, The Mask, the evolution of the group, their most recent lineup change, and more. Check out our review of the album here and the recap […]

Read more

Interview: In Flames vocalist, bassist talk musical progression, beer, food

Posted by on May 14, 2015

The melodic death metal movement of Gothenburg, Sweden is well-known to virtually all metalheads. When that phrase is ever uttered, one of the first bands that generally pops into people’s heads is In Flames. The now legendary band has been cited as a source of influence by countless other groups. However, In Flames is also […]

Read more

In Flames/All That Remains tour adds more dates + Periphery

Posted by on February 5, 2015

We already knew that In Flames would be heading out on the road in North America starting February 20, with support from All That Remains and Wovenwar. Over a month since that first announcement, a second leg of the tour has been added beginning in. All That Remains will continue to provide direct support, but this […]

Read more

In Flames, Spiders, Murder Construct and Twiztid share their favorite music of 2014

Posted by on December 3, 2014

It’s December, which means that, for the most part, the year in music is over. Almost everything that’s going to come out has already, as the music industry focuses on the holiday shopping rush by pushing everything that’s come out in the first 11 months of the year. It’s also a good time to take […]

Read more

Video: Trivium And In Flames Have A Romantic Dinner Together

Posted by on November 30, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQ3OudbbCl4[/youtube] In Flames and Trivium will be embarking on a North American tour together in early 2012. So to celebrate the co-headlining tour, Trivium frontman Matt Heafy went to In Flames’ guitarist Björn Gelotte and bassist Peter Iwers’ restaurant 2112 in Gothenburg, Sweden on November 19. There, Heafy challenged In Flames singer Anders Fridén to […]

Read more

Gojira’s EP Still Needs One More Singer

Posted by on August 1, 2011

We’ve already been excited for Gojira’s long awaited new EP, the proceeds of which will be given to the anti-whaling organization Sea Shepherd. Then we lost our minds when we found out that Devin Townsend, Lamb Of God’s Randy Blythe, In Flames’ Anders Fridén, Soulfly/Cavalera Conspiracy’s Max Cavalera, and Meshuggah guitarist Fredrik Thordendal were going to […]

Read more

Gojira Reveals Special Guest Appearances On New EP

Posted by on June 1, 2011

Last week, we got the chance to hear our first taste of Gojira’s new EP, the proceeds of which will be given to the anti-whaling organization Sea Shepherd. Not only did we freak out because “Of Blood And Salt” sounds awesome, but also because it features Devin Townsend and Meshuggah guitarist Fredrik Thordendal. Well now we […]

Read more