Tag Archives: Blackguard

Metal By Numbers 4/6: Viking Metal Storms The Charts

Posted by on April 6, 2011

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Out of ten new metal releases to debut this week, four of them debut in the top 200, while another three appear in the top 50. And it’s only fitting that this week’s top […]

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New & Noteworthy, March 29th – No Fear for the Setting Sun

Posted by on March 29, 2011

In the face of an ever-changing and increasingly more adversarial music industry, metal bands are being forced to do different things in order to survive. Some bands are modifying their sound to keep interest high among fans, while others are staying the course to remain consistent. Some groups are releasing albums more frequently, while others […]

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Evergrey To Embark On North American Tour

Posted by on March 23, 2011

Evergrey has announced dates for a North American Tour this Fall, with support provided by Blackguard, Powerglove, Sabaton, and The Absence.

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Soilwork Pull Out Of Symphony X, Nevermore Tour

Posted by on March 9, 2011

Soilwork have pulled out of their previously announced tour with Symphony X, Nevermore, Powerglove and Blackguard this Spring. The cancelation is apparently due to an injury suffered by guitarist Peter Wichers. Drummer Dirk Verbeuren gave the following explanation: “Due to recurring issues with a herniated disc in his lower back requiring a prolonged period of […]

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Kamelot Announces New Tour

Posted by on March 1, 2011

Kamelot has announced dates for a new Summer tour, with Alestorm, Blackguard and The Agonist serving as support.

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Blackguard Post New Single Online

Posted by on February 22, 2011

Blackguard has made a new song called “Firefight” available for download via iTunes. In other news, their drummer is hot.

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Symphony X, Nevermore, and Soilwork Announce North American Tour

Posted by on November 10, 2010

This might be a touring package that will please every power metal geek in the world. Symphony X has announced dates for a headlining North American tour this coming April and May. And the New Jersey progressive metallers are bringing some awesome bands along for the ride. Appearing on the bill along with Symphony X […]

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Blind Guardian, Blackguard Added To 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise

Posted by on October 26, 2010

Blind Guardian and Blackguard are the latest additions to the 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise lineup, leaving six more bands left to be announced.

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Blackguard Part Ways With Keyboardist

Posted by on October 13, 2010

After just announcing a new recording deal with Victory Records, Blackguard has parted ways with keyboardist Jonathan Lefrancois-Leduc.

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Blackguard Signs New Deal With Victory Records

Posted by on October 12, 2010

Montreal folk/power metallers Blackguard have signed a new recording deal with Victory Records.

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