Tag Archives: Cult of Luna

Cult of Luna announce North American Tour; frontman indirectly slams As I Lay Dying’s Tim Lambesis

Posted by on October 2, 2019

Cult of Luna’s new album A Dawn To Fear has finally arrived on September 20th via Metal Blade Records. To celebrate their latest effort, the group have announced their return to North America for a headlining tour set for February and March. Emma Ruth Rundle and Intronaut will be joining in as support for the trek, […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/2: As I Lay Dying shape the charts

Posted by on October 2, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   You can’t really talk about the new As I Lay Dying album without talking about the gargantuan elephant in the room. I remember when the news of Tim Lambesis’ arrest broke. I’d only […]

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Cult of Luna premiere “The Silent Man (A Dawn To Fear Pt. 1)” video, new album arriving in September

Posted by on August 1, 2019

Cult of Luna have announced their new album A Dawn to Fear will be released on September 20th via Metal Blade Records. The record will consist of eight songs running at just under eighty minutes. The group teamed up with Ocean Sound Recordings in Norway to record the album as vocalist/guitarist Johannes Persson commented: “Going […]

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Cult of Luna debut “The Silent Man”

Posted by on May 7, 2019

Cult of Luna have debuted a new track called “The Silent Man.” The band recently signed with Metal Blade Records and are planning on releasing their new album sometime this Fall. The band previously commented on their signing with Metal Blade and their overall excitement on their new production company. “We’re thrilled to announce our […]

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Cult of Luna working on ideas for follow-up collaboration

Posted by on December 11, 2017

Cult of Luna guitarist Johannes Persson spoke with Rolling Stone about working on a follow-up to their 2016 collaboration with Julie Christmas, Mariner. The guitarist spoke about working on ideas for the record but never mentioned if Christmas will be contributing to this record. AS RS says: Persson, meanwhile, reports that Cult of Luna are beginning to […]

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Cult of Luna share previously unreleased Joy Division cover, “Twenty Four Hours”

Posted by on September 25, 2017

According to Rolling Stone, Joy Division’s second and final album is one of the 500 greatest albums of all time. The LP was released in July 1980, roughly two months after frontman Ian Curtis committed suicide. The group has long since reformed as New Order but, no one will ever forget Curtis’ vocals. For those who […]

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Beyond the Gates recap: promoter interviewed; Whoredom Rife and Cult of Fire impress

Posted by on September 19, 2017

Today marks the last post of my wrap up from Beyond the Gates 2017 in Bergen, Norway. It was an overall incredible festival that went amazingly well. My highlights of Mayhem’s performance can be found here as well as Enslaved and Denner/Sherman. The final performances that I’m going to review are two more standouts from the show, […]

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Cult of Luna, Julie Christmas tour dates announced

Posted by on February 8, 2017

Earlier this week, Swedish post-metal giants Cult of Luna teased a Mariner tour with Julie Christmas. Considering that the two entities had collaborated on one of last year’s best-reviewed albums, many fans of the Swedish band and Christmas, who sang in Made Out of Babies, got their hopes up that they might bve able to see […]

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Cult of Luna, Julie Christmas to perform ‘Mariner’ on tour in North America

Posted by on February 6, 2017

Swedish post-metal standard-bearers Cult of Luna don’t tour the United States that much. In fact, the last time they were going to, the tour dates were canceled and rescheduled, and they only played nine dates. We saw them back then, and it was incredible. So it was a little disappointing that when last year’s Mariner, which […]

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Metal Insider contributor Chip McCabe’s Top 10 of 2016

Posted by on December 16, 2016

It’s December, which means that everyone’s starting to look back at the year that was, even though we’re not quite through it yet. Over the next several weeks, Metal Insider will be bringing you our picks for the best albums of the year, as well as those from some of the artists that made some […]

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